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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 120 87 100
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +13
Contract jobs citing C 20 39 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.71% 1.55% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.64% 3.63% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 9
Average daily rate
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£358 £393 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.91% +30.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £250 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £401 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £345
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -7.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £15.25 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+129.50% +22.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +8.27%
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
1216 1075 676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.18% 42.69% 35.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 824 721 365
Average daily rate £344 £320 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.57% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 30 21
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +96.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.71 £13.00 £12.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £37.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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
West Yorkshire -13 16 £350 +27.27% 19
South Yorkshire -10 3 - - 9
North Yorkshire -8 1 £401 - 2
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 50 (66.67%) Linux
2 27 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (26.67%) C++
4 20 (26.67%) PHP
5 19 (25.33%) Software Engineering
6 18 (24.00%) SQL
7 17 (22.67%) Cisco
7 17 (22.67%) HP
7 17 (22.67%) VMware
7 17 (22.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 16 (21.33%) Infoblox
8 16 (21.33%) F5
8 16 (21.33%) Cisco IOS
8 16 (21.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 16 (21.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 16 (21.33%) Blue Coat
8 16 (21.33%) CCSE
8 16 (21.33%) BIG-IP
8 16 (21.33%) CheckPoint
8 16 (21.33%) OSPF
8 16 (21.33%) CCNP
8 16 (21.33%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (21.33%) E-Commerce
8 16 (21.33%) DHCP
8 16 (21.33%) DNS
8 16 (21.33%) Java
9 15 (20.00%) Citrix
9 15 (20.00%) DevOps
10 14 (18.67%) Fat Client

C
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 10 (13.33%) Apache
2 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.00%) MS Office
3 2 (2.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.33%) MS Project
4 1 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.33%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.33%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.33%) Cisco IOS
1 16 (21.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 16 (21.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 16 (21.33%) BIG-IP
1 16 (21.33%) OSPF
1 16 (21.33%) DHCP
1 16 (21.33%) DNS
2 13 (17.33%) BGP
2 13 (17.33%) NetScreen
2 13 (17.33%) Firewall
2 13 (17.33%) Network Security
2 13 (17.33%) Cisco ASA
2 13 (17.33%) DMVPN
3 8 (10.67%) TCP/IP
4 7 (9.33%) Wireless
5 6 (8.00%) SSL
6 5 (6.67%) HTTP
7 3 (4.00%) IP Telephony
7 3 (4.00%) NX-OS
7 3 (4.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.67%) MongoDB
1 11 (14.67%) CouchDB
2 10 (13.33%) Hypertable
2 10 (13.33%) Riak
3 5 (6.67%) DB2
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.67%) Ingres
5 1 (1.33%) DataStage
5 1 (1.33%) MySQL
5 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (13.33%) Fiddler
2 2 (2.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.33%) AccuRev
General
1 9 (12.00%) Electronics
2 5 (6.67%) Finance
3 3 (4.00%) Banking
3 3 (4.00%) Retail
4 2 (2.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (29.33%) Developer
2 13 (17.33%) Network Specialist
2 13 (17.33%) Security Specialist
2 13 (17.33%) Network Security Specialist
3 10 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (8.00%) C++ Developer
5 5 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 5 (6.67%) C Developer
6 4 (5.33%) Pick Developer
6 4 (5.33%) Web Manager
6 4 (5.33%) Programmer
6 4 (5.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (4.00%) Operations Manager
7 3 (4.00%) Applications Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Java Applications Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (4.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.33%) Web Services
2 4 (5.33%) HTML
2 4 (5.33%) Middleware
3 3 (4.00%) XML
4 1 (1.33%) LAMP
4 1 (1.33%) CSS
4 1 (1.33%) JDBC
4 1 (1.33%) JSP
4 1 (1.33%) Servlets
4 1 (1.33%) XSD
4 1 (1.33%) XSLT
4 1 (1.33%) Ajax
4 1 (1.33%) Symfony
4 1 (1.33%) RESTful
4 1 (1.33%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 27 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (18.67%) Fat Client
2 14 (18.67%) Thin Client
3 10 (13.33%) Open Source
4 4 (5.33%) EPoS
5 3 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.33%) APACS
6 1 (1.33%) NHS
6 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.33%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.33%) PDA
6 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 50 (66.67%) Linux
2 10 (13.33%) UNIX
3 8 (10.67%) AIX
4 3 (4.00%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (2.67%) Windows
6 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.33%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (25.33%) Software Engineering
3 16 (21.33%) E-Commerce
4 15 (20.00%) DevOps
5 13 (17.33%) Load Balancing
6 10 (13.33%) Service Management
7 8 (10.67%) Risk Management
8 7 (9.33%) Service Delivery
9 6 (8.00%) Supplier Management
10 5 (6.67%) ITIL
10 5 (6.67%) Business Analysis
11 4 (5.33%) Project Management
12 3 (4.00%) PRINCE
12 3 (4.00%) PRINCE2
12 3 (4.00%) Release Management
12 3 (4.00%) Coaching
13 2 (2.67%) Continuous Improvement
13 2 (2.67%) People Management
13 2 (2.67%) Mentoring
13 2 (2.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 20 (26.67%) C++
1 20 (26.67%) PHP
2 18 (24.00%) SQL
3 16 (21.33%) Java
4 14 (18.67%) Python
5 12 (16.00%) Ruby
6 9 (12.00%) Embedded C
6 9 (12.00%) VB
6 9 (12.00%) Scala
7 4 (5.33%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.00%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.33%) C#
9 1 (1.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (21.33%) CCSE
1 16 (21.33%) CCNP
1 16 (21.33%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (9.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 17 (22.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.00%) XenServer
3 1 (1.33%) Terminal Server
3 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.33%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 10 (13.33%) Puppet
1 10 (13.33%) CFEngine
1 10 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (13.33%) Ansible
1 10 (13.33%) Graphite
1 10 (13.33%) Nagios
2 1 (1.33%) OpenView
2 1 (1.33%) Unicenter
2 1 (1.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 17 (22.67%) Cisco
1 17 (22.67%) HP
1 17 (22.67%) VMware
2 16 (21.33%) Infoblox
2 16 (21.33%) F5
2 16 (21.33%) Blue Coat
2 16 (21.33%) CheckPoint
3 15 (20.00%) Citrix
4 13 (17.33%) Imperva
5 12 (16.00%) Oracle
6 10 (13.33%) Splunk
6 10 (13.33%) SaltStack
7 6 (8.00%) jBASE
8 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.33%) Remedy
9 1 (1.33%) McAfee
9 1 (1.33%) SAP
9 1 (1.33%) IBM
9 1 (1.33%) CA
9 1 (1.33%) Peregrine
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