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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 98 73 96
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +23
Contract jobs citing C 48 52 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.65% 2.03% 1.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.26% 5.95% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 40 16
Average daily rate £435 £400 £362
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +10.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £345 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £560 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 2
Average hourly rate £16.38 £36.50 £14.45
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.13% +152.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £35.00 £13.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.45 £39.40 £15.09
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.90 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.38% +2.85%
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
1128 874 921
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 38.82% 34.07% 40.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 731 585 577
Average daily rate £400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 9 12
Average hourly rate £32.50 £40.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +50.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £33.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £43.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 32 £450 +24.13% 13
North Yorkshire -4 6 £450 +12.35% 8
South Yorkshire -5 4 £281 -29.68% 9
East Yorkshire - 2 - - 2
Humberside - 1 - -
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 32 (34.78%) Java
2 27 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (27.17%) Windows
4 24 (26.09%) C++
5 19 (20.65%) JavaScript
6 18 (19.57%) Linux
6 18 (19.57%) .NET
6 18 (19.57%) C#
7 15 (16.30%) Software Engineering
7 15 (16.30%) Jenkins
8 13 (14.13%) Ruby
8 13 (14.13%) Perl
8 13 (14.13%) Python
9 12 (13.04%) Shell Script
10 11 (11.96%) JMeter
10 11 (11.96%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 11 (11.96%) PKI
10 11 (11.96%) JIRA
10 11 (11.96%) Selenium
10 11 (11.96%) HP
10 11 (11.96%) HP UFT
10 11 (11.96%) Mac OS X
10 11 (11.96%) SNMP
10 11 (11.96%) HTML
10 11 (11.96%) CSS
10 11 (11.96%) Cucumber
10 11 (11.96%) Functional Testing
10 11 (11.96%) Confluence
10 11 (11.96%) Network Monitoring
11 10 (10.87%) Non-Functional Testing

C
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (11.96%) Confluence
2 4 (4.35%) Apache Solr
2 4 (4.35%) CMS
2 4 (4.35%) Drupal
3 2 (2.17%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.17%) Node.js
3 2 (2.17%) SAS
3 2 (2.17%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 1 (1.09%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.09%) JBoss
4 1 (1.09%) nginx
4 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.09%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 4 (4.35%) MS Office
2 3 (3.26%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.96%) SNMP
2 4 (4.35%) Bluetooth
2 4 (4.35%) LDAP
2 4 (4.35%) WebEx
3 3 (3.26%) DVB
3 3 (3.26%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.17%) 2G
4 2 (2.17%) 3G
4 2 (2.17%) SSL
5 1 (1.09%) BGP
5 1 (1.09%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.09%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.09%) DHCP
5 1 (1.09%) DNS
5 1 (1.09%) Firewall
5 1 (1.09%) Internet
5 1 (1.09%) LAN
5 1 (1.09%) NetScreen
5 1 (1.09%) OSPF
5 1 (1.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.17%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.09%) DB2
3 1 (1.09%) Informix
3 1 (1.09%) MySQL
3 1 (1.09%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.09%) QlikView
3 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.09%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 15 (16.30%) Jenkins
2 11 (11.96%) Cucumber
2 11 (11.96%) HP UFT
2 11 (11.96%) JIRA
2 11 (11.96%) JMeter
2 11 (11.96%) Selenium
3 10 (10.87%) LoadRunner
4 4 (4.35%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.26%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.09%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.09%) GitLab
6 1 (1.09%) Grunt
6 1 (1.09%) gulp
6 1 (1.09%) Maven
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.09%) Xcode
General
1 9 (9.78%) Finance
2 4 (4.35%) Automotive
2 4 (4.35%) Electronics
3 3 (3.26%) Retail
3 3 (3.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.17%) Back Office
4 2 (2.17%) Law
4 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.09%) Banking
5 1 (1.09%) Billing
Job Titles
1 38 (41.30%) Developer
2 12 (13.04%) Java Developer
3 11 (11.96%) C Developer
3 11 (11.96%) Test Leader
4 10 (10.87%) Applications Developer
4 10 (10.87%) Software Developer
4 10 (10.87%) Software Engineer
5 8 (8.70%) Analyst
5 8 (8.70%) C/C++ Developer
5 8 (8.70%) C++ Developer
5 8 (8.70%) Embedded Engineer
6 7 (7.61%) C++ Applications Developer
6 7 (7.61%) C++/Java Developer
6 7 (7.61%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 7 (7.61%) EPoS Developer
6 7 (7.61%) Java Applications Developer
7 6 (6.52%) C# Developer
7 6 (6.52%) UI Developer
8 5 (5.43%) Windows Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.57%) .NET
2 11 (11.96%) CSS
2 11 (11.96%) HTML
3 9 (9.78%) HTML5
4 6 (6.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (5.43%) CSS3
6 4 (4.35%) AngularJS
6 4 (4.35%) Drush
6 4 (4.35%) GStreamer
6 4 (4.35%) OpenGL
6 4 (4.35%) OpenGL ES
6 4 (4.35%) QML
6 4 (4.35%) Qt
6 4 (4.35%) SAML
6 4 (4.35%) WebKit
7 3 (3.26%) DOM
7 3 (3.26%) XML
8 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.96%) PKI
2 10 (10.87%) Mathematics
3 7 (7.61%) EPoS
4 6 (6.52%) User Experience
5 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.35%) DTV
5 4 (4.35%) NHS
6 3 (3.26%) IPTV
6 3 (3.26%) MHEG
6 3 (3.26%) STB
7 1 (1.09%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.09%) CESG
7 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.09%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.09%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.09%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.09%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.09%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.09%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 25 (27.17%) Windows
2 18 (19.57%) Linux
3 11 (11.96%) Mac OS X
4 6 (6.52%) Android
4 6 (6.52%) Windows 7
5 4 (4.35%) Unix
6 3 (3.26%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.09%) CentOS
7 1 (1.09%) Windows NT
7 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (16.30%) Software Engineering
3 11 (11.96%) Functional Testing
3 11 (11.96%) Network Monitoring
3 11 (11.96%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 10 (10.87%) Non-Functional Testing
5 9 (9.78%) Test Automation
6 8 (8.70%) Unit Testing
7 7 (7.61%) Integration Testing
8 6 (6.52%) Scrum
9 5 (5.43%) Android Development
9 5 (5.43%) Change Control
9 5 (5.43%) Configuration Management
9 5 (5.43%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (5.43%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (5.43%) Project Planning
9 5 (5.43%) Test Strategy
10 4 (4.35%) Data Migration
10 4 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (4.35%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 32 (34.78%) Java
2 24 (26.09%) C++
3 19 (20.65%) JavaScript
4 18 (19.57%) C#
5 13 (14.13%) Perl
5 13 (14.13%) Python
5 13 (14.13%) Ruby
6 12 (13.04%) Shell Script
7 10 (10.87%) Embedded C
8 7 (7.61%) SQL
9 4 (4.35%) PHP
10 3 (3.26%) Assembly Language
10 3 (3.26%) Embedded C++
11 2 (2.17%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.09%) Ada
12 1 (1.09%) Ada 83
12 1 (1.09%) Ada 95
12 1 (1.09%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.09%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (5.43%) BPSS Clearance
1 5 (5.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.35%) A+ Certification
3 2 (2.17%) Degree
3 2 (2.17%) ISEB
3 2 (2.17%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.09%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.09%) CCAA
4 1 (1.09%) CCNP
4 1 (1.09%) CCSE
4 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.09%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.09%) MCDST
4 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.09%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.09%) PMP
4 1 (1.09%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.78%) QA
2 4 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (4.35%) MISRA
3 3 (3.26%) DO-178B
3 3 (3.26%) ISO26262
4 2 (2.17%) SLA
5 1 (1.09%) GPG13
5 1 (1.09%) MISRA C
5 1 (1.09%) WAI
5 1 (1.09%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (4.35%) Varnish
1 4 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.26%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.26%) Firmware
3 1 (1.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.09%) vSphere
3 1 (1.09%) XenApp
3 1 (1.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.09%) Control-M
2 1 (1.09%) Nagios
2 1 (1.09%) Opsview
2 1 (1.09%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 11 (11.96%) HP
2 6 (6.52%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.52%) Oracle
3 5 (5.43%) Google
3 5 (5.43%) VMware
4 3 (3.26%) Cisco
4 3 (3.26%) Citrix
4 3 (3.26%) JD Edwards
4 3 (3.26%) SAP
5 2 (2.17%) CA
5 2 (2.17%) Lotus
6 1 (1.09%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (1.09%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.09%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.09%) IBM
6 1 (1.09%) Informatica
6 1 (1.09%) Peregrine
6 1 (1.09%) Remedy
6 1 (1.09%) Sun
6 1 (1.09%) Sybase
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