The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 72 94 80
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -14
Contract jobs citing C 52 21 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.96% 0.93% 1.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.75% 2.27% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 7 11
Average daily rate
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£388 £325 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -29.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £284 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £370 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 12
Average hourly rate £32.50 £14.00 £15.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+132.14% -12.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.55 £13.39 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.25 £17.03 £20.12
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.20 £33.88
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -4.94%
C
England

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

Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
904 924 929
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 34.06% 40.74% 38.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 546 490
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 24 32
Average hourly rate £33.00 £20.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.97% +15.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.70 £13.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

C
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

C
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

C Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

C
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

C Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

C
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
West Yorkshire +12 35 £363 +6.61% 14
North Yorkshire +6 12 £401 +45.63%
South Yorkshire +1 5 £345 +18.96% 4
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 34 (50.75%) Linux
2 22 (32.84%) PHP
2 22 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (31.34%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (23.88%) DevOps
4 16 (23.88%) SQL
5 15 (22.39%) Python
6 14 (20.90%) Software Engineering
7 13 (19.40%) Ruby
7 13 (19.40%) Oracle
7 13 (19.40%) C++
8 12 (17.91%) Java
9 11 (16.42%) Apache
9 11 (16.42%) TCP/IP
9 11 (16.42%) Nagios
9 11 (16.42%) VMware
9 11 (16.42%) Fiddler
9 11 (16.42%) SaltStack
9 11 (16.42%) Opscode Chef
9 11 (16.42%) Ansible
9 11 (16.42%) Graphite
9 11 (16.42%) CouchDB
9 11 (16.42%) Puppet
9 11 (16.42%) MongoDB
9 11 (16.42%) Splunk
9 11 (16.42%) Riak
9 11 (16.42%) CFEngine
9 11 (16.42%) Hypertable
10 9 (13.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 9 (13.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

C
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 11 (16.42%) Apache
2 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (4.48%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.49%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.99%) MS Office
3 1 (1.49%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) SAP ERP
1 3 (4.48%) SAP LE
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.42%) TCP/IP
2 9 (13.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 9 (13.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 9 (13.43%) Cisco IOS
2 9 (13.43%) BIG-IP
2 9 (13.43%) OSPF
2 9 (13.43%) DNS
2 9 (13.43%) DHCP
3 8 (11.94%) Firewall
4 6 (8.96%) BGP
4 6 (8.96%) NetScreen
4 6 (8.96%) Network Security
4 6 (8.96%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (8.96%) DMVPN
5 5 (7.46%) SSL
5 5 (7.46%) HTTP
6 3 (4.48%) Unified Communications
6 3 (4.48%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (4.48%) IP Telephony
6 3 (4.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.42%) CouchDB
1 11 (16.42%) MongoDB
1 11 (16.42%) Riak
1 11 (16.42%) Hypertable
2 2 (2.99%) Ingres
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.99%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (16.42%) Fiddler
2 2 (2.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.49%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 4 (5.97%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Automotive
2 3 (4.48%) Electronics
2 3 (4.48%) Banking
2 3 (4.48%) Retail
3 1 (1.49%) Games
3 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (19.40%) Developer
2 11 (16.42%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (8.96%) Security Specialist
3 6 (8.96%) Network Specialist
3 6 (8.96%) Network Security Specialist
4 4 (5.97%) Software Developer
4 4 (5.97%) Consultant
4 4 (5.97%) Web Manager
5 3 (4.48%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (4.48%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (4.48%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (4.48%) SAP WM Consultant
5 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (4.48%) Analyst
5 3 (4.48%) Service Analyst
5 3 (4.48%) Operations Manager
6 2 (2.99%) Project Manager
6 2 (2.99%) Senior Manager
6 2 (2.99%) C++ Developer
6 2 (2.99%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.94%) Web Services
2 4 (5.97%) JSON
3 3 (4.48%) Middleware
4 2 (2.99%) CSS
4 2 (2.99%) HTML
4 2 (2.99%) Underscore.js
4 2 (2.99%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.99%) CSS3
4 2 (2.99%) WebSockets
4 2 (2.99%) HTML5
4 2 (2.99%) RESTful
4 2 (2.99%) jQuery
4 2 (2.99%) Application Packaging
5 1 (1.49%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 21 (31.34%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.43%) Open Source
3 6 (8.96%) Thin Client
3 6 (8.96%) Fat Client
4 3 (4.48%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (4.48%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.99%) FMCG
5 2 (2.99%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.49%) IPTV
6 1 (1.49%) Economics
6 1 (1.49%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.49%) STB
6 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.49%) NHS
6 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.49%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 34 (50.75%) Linux
2 6 (8.96%) Windows
3 5 (7.46%) UNIX
4 4 (5.97%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.99%) AIX
5 2 (2.99%) VMS
5 2 (2.99%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.99%) Windows NT
5 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.99%) Android
6 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (23.88%) DevOps
3 14 (20.90%) Software Engineering
4 9 (13.43%) E-Commerce
5 8 (11.94%) ITIL
5 8 (11.94%) Service Delivery
6 7 (10.45%) Service Management
6 7 (10.45%) Risk Management
7 6 (8.96%) Load Balancing
7 6 (8.96%) Supplier Management
8 5 (7.46%) ERP
9 3 (4.48%) Incident Management
9 3 (4.48%) Logistics
9 3 (4.48%) Problem Management
9 3 (4.48%) Data Entry
9 3 (4.48%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (4.48%) Quality Management
9 3 (4.48%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (4.48%) PRINCE
9 3 (4.48%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.84%) PHP
2 16 (23.88%) SQL
3 15 (22.39%) Python
4 13 (19.40%) Ruby
4 13 (19.40%) C++
5 12 (17.91%) Java
6 9 (13.43%) Scala
6 9 (13.43%) VB
7 6 (8.96%) Embedded C
8 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.99%) Perl
8 2 (2.99%) Embedded C++
8 2 (2.99%) Lua
9 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.49%) Tcl
9 1 (1.49%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) CCSE
1 9 (13.43%) CCNP
1 9 (13.43%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (11.94%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.48%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.99%) CHFI
5 1 (1.49%) Degree
5 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.49%) ISEB
5 1 (1.49%) PMP
5 1 (1.49%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) SLA
2 2 (2.99%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 9 (13.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.48%) XenServer
2 3 (4.48%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.99%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (16.42%) Nagios
1 11 (16.42%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (16.42%) Ansible
1 11 (16.42%) Graphite
1 11 (16.42%) Puppet
1 11 (16.42%) CFEngine
2 3 (4.48%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 13 (19.40%) Oracle
2 11 (16.42%) VMware
2 11 (16.42%) SaltStack
2 11 (16.42%) Splunk
3 9 (13.43%) F5
3 9 (13.43%) Infoblox
3 9 (13.43%) Blue Coat
3 9 (13.43%) Cisco
3 9 (13.43%) HP
3 9 (13.43%) Citrix
3 9 (13.43%) CheckPoint
4 7 (10.45%) Microsoft
5 6 (8.96%) Imperva
6 3 (4.48%) CA
6 3 (4.48%) SAP
7 2 (2.99%) NetApp
7 2 (2.99%) jBASE
8 1 (1.49%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 1 (1.49%) Remedy
8 1 (1.49%) Ericsson
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