The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 83 83 63
Rank change year-on-year
0 -20
Contract jobs citing C 27 18 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.52% 1.13% 1.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.76% 2.90% 5.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 7
Average daily rate
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£363 £353 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.61% +17.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £303 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £473 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £342
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 9
Average hourly rate £35.50 £14.13 £16.67
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+151.32% -15.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £13.23 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £15.03 £16.72
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% +1.56%
C
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
719 620 451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 40.58% 38.92% 33.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 473 433 241
Average daily rate £350 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 25
Average hourly rate £35.50 £22.50 £14.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.77% +51.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £14.20 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £175.00 £32.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

C
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C across the West Yorkshire region.

C Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

C
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

C Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

C
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C across the West Yorkshire region.

C Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

C
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -6 22 £363 +2.61% 13
Bradford - - - - 2
C
Yorkshire

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing C also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C.

1 45 (78.95%) Linux
2 31 (54.39%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (47.37%) PHP
4 25 (43.86%) SQL
5 23 (40.35%) DevOps
6 22 (38.60%) Python
6 22 (38.60%) Software Engineering
7 20 (35.09%) Ruby
7 20 (35.09%) Oracle
8 18 (31.58%) Apache
8 18 (31.58%) Nagios
8 18 (31.58%) Fiddler
8 18 (31.58%) CouchDB
8 18 (31.58%) Puppet
8 18 (31.58%) MongoDB
8 18 (31.58%) Splunk
8 18 (31.58%) SaltStack
8 18 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
8 18 (31.58%) Riak
8 18 (31.58%) CFEngine
8 18 (31.58%) Hypertable
8 18 (31.58%) Ansible
8 18 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (31.58%) Graphite
9 13 (22.81%) Java
10 12 (21.05%) C++
11 10 (17.54%) Electronics
12 9 (15.79%) Service Management
12 9 (15.79%) Embedded C
12 9 (15.79%) VB

C
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing C also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (31.58%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) Wireless
2 5 (8.77%) SSL
2 5 (8.77%) HTTP
2 5 (8.77%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.51%) Firewall
4 1 (1.75%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (31.58%) CouchDB
1 18 (31.58%) MongoDB
1 18 (31.58%) Riak
1 18 (31.58%) Hypertable
2 2 (3.51%) QlikView
2 2 (3.51%) Ingres
2 2 (3.51%) DB2
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (31.58%) Fiddler
2 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (17.54%) Electronics
2 4 (7.02%) Finance
3 3 (5.26%) Banking
3 3 (5.26%) Retail
4 2 (3.51%) Automotive
5 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (31.58%) Developer
1 18 (31.58%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (7.02%) Web Manager
3 3 (5.26%) Operations Manager
3 3 (5.26%) Pick Developer
4 2 (3.51%) Embedded Software Developer
4 2 (3.51%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
4 2 (3.51%) IT Security Officer
4 2 (3.51%) Security Officer
4 2 (3.51%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (3.51%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (3.51%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (3.51%) Real Time Developer
4 2 (3.51%) Information Security Officer
4 2 (3.51%) Software Developer
4 2 (3.51%) Senior Manager
4 2 (3.51%) Software Engineer
4 2 (3.51%) QlikView Developer
5 1 (1.75%) Agile Coach
5 1 (1.75%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) Web Services
2 4 (7.02%) HTML
3 2 (3.51%) jQuery
3 2 (3.51%) JSON
3 2 (3.51%) Application Packaging
3 2 (3.51%) CSS3
3 2 (3.51%) WebSockets
3 2 (3.51%) HTML5
3 2 (3.51%) CSS
3 2 (3.51%) Middleware
3 2 (3.51%) Underscore.js
3 2 (3.51%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.75%) XML
4 1 (1.75%) XSD
4 1 (1.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (15.79%) Open Source
3 2 (3.51%) FMCG
3 2 (3.51%) NHS
4 1 (1.75%) EPoS
4 1 (1.75%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.75%) Economics
4 1 (1.75%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 45 (78.95%) Linux
2 7 (12.28%) UNIX
3 5 (8.77%) AIX
4 2 (3.51%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (3.51%) Windows
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.75%) VMS
5 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (54.39%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (40.35%) DevOps
3 22 (38.60%) Software Engineering
4 9 (15.79%) Service Management
5 8 (14.04%) Service Delivery
6 7 (12.28%) Risk Management
7 6 (10.53%) Supplier Management
8 5 (8.77%) ITIL
9 4 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (7.02%) PRINCE2
10 3 (5.26%) PRINCE
10 3 (5.26%) CRM
10 3 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (5.26%) Business Analysis
11 2 (3.51%) Matrix Management
11 2 (3.51%) SIEM
11 2 (3.51%) Security Testing
11 2 (3.51%) Scrum
11 2 (3.51%) Information Security
11 2 (3.51%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 27 (47.37%) PHP
2 25 (43.86%) SQL
3 22 (38.60%) Python
4 20 (35.09%) Ruby
5 13 (22.81%) Java
6 12 (21.05%) C++
7 9 (15.79%) Embedded C
7 9 (15.79%) VB
7 9 (15.79%) Scala
8 4 (7.02%) JavaScript
9 2 (3.51%) C#
9 2 (3.51%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.51%) CHFI
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.75%) PMP
3 1 (1.75%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.75%) Degree
3 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.75%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Firmware
2 1 (1.75%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 18 (31.58%) Nagios
1 18 (31.58%) Puppet
1 18 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (31.58%) CFEngine
1 18 (31.58%) Ansible
1 18 (31.58%) Graphite
Vendors
1 20 (35.09%) Oracle
2 18 (31.58%) Splunk
2 18 (31.58%) SaltStack
3 5 (8.77%) jBASE
4 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.75%) NetApp
5 1 (1.75%) VMware
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