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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 98 105 69
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -36
Contract jobs citing C 49 14 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.55% 0.58% 2.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.96% 1.78% 6.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 4 24
Average daily rate
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£358 £313 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.40% -0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £247 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £354 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £363 £318
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +14.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 20
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -31.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +7.69%
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
1238 785 873
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 39.05% 32.67% 38.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 838 470 480
Average daily rate £350 £320 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 55
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.89 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.10% +2.94%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +4 40 £375 +7.14% 14
South Yorkshire -10 8 £375 +59.57% 2
North Yorkshire -4 5 £305 - 5
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 40 (59.70%) C++
2 28 (41.79%) Java
3 18 (26.87%) Software Engineering
4 14 (20.90%) Linux
5 12 (17.91%) EPoS
6 11 (16.42%) HTML
6 11 (16.42%) TCP/IP
7 10 (14.93%) JavaScript
7 10 (14.93%) CSS
8 9 (13.43%) Windows
8 9 (13.43%) Multithreading
9 7 (10.45%) Retail
9 7 (10.45%) UNIX
9 7 (10.45%) SQL
9 7 (10.45%) MS Office
9 7 (10.45%) Visual Studio
9 7 (10.45%) Microsoft
9 7 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (10.45%) Electronics
10 6 (8.96%) Configuration Management
10 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
10 6 (8.96%) MS Visio
10 6 (8.96%) XML
10 6 (8.96%) HTML5
11 5 (7.46%) Open Source
11 5 (7.46%) QML
11 5 (7.46%) Embedded Linux
11 5 (7.46%) Qt
11 5 (7.46%) Unit Testing
11 5 (7.46%) Active Directory

C
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 4 (5.97%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.48%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.99%) CMS
3 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.99%) Drupal
3 2 (2.99%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.99%) Lync
4 1 (1.49%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.49%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (10.45%) MS Office
2 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.96%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.42%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.97%) VPN
2 4 (5.97%) SSL
3 3 (4.48%) DNS
3 3 (4.48%) DHCP
4 2 (2.99%) POP3
4 2 (2.99%) SMTP
4 2 (2.99%) LDAP
4 2 (2.99%) Internet
5 1 (1.49%) DVB
5 1 (1.49%) Firewall
5 1 (1.49%) Intranet
5 1 (1.49%) LAN
5 1 (1.49%) PBX
5 1 (1.49%) WAN
5 1 (1.49%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.97%) DB2
2 2 (2.99%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.49%) CouchDB
3 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.49%) MySQL
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (5.97%) Eclipse
2 4 (5.97%) StarTeam
3 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.99%) AccuRev
3 2 (2.99%) Valgrind
3 2 (2.99%) Gerrit
3 2 (2.99%) Redmine
3 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.49%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.49%) Selenium
4 1 (1.49%) NUnit
General
1 7 (10.45%) Electronics
1 7 (10.45%) Retail
2 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.48%) Finance
3 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.99%) Marketing
4 1 (1.49%) Games
4 1 (1.49%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (53.73%) Developer
2 18 (26.87%) C++ Developer
3 17 (25.37%) C Developer
4 15 (22.39%) Java Developer
5 13 (19.40%) Applications Developer
5 13 (19.40%) Java Applications Developer
5 13 (19.40%) Software Engineer
6 11 (16.42%) C++/Java Developer
6 11 (16.42%) EPoS Developer
7 5 (7.46%) UI Programmer
7 5 (7.46%) UI Developer
7 5 (7.46%) C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) Software Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Programmer
8 4 (5.97%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) C Programmer
9 3 (4.48%) C Software Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Java Software Engineer
10 2 (2.99%) C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.42%) HTML
2 10 (14.93%) CSS
3 6 (8.96%) XML
3 6 (8.96%) HTML5
4 5 (7.46%) Qt
4 5 (7.46%) QML
4 5 (7.46%) Middleware
5 4 (5.97%) OpenGL ES
5 4 (5.97%) OpenGL
5 4 (5.97%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 4 (5.97%) GStreamer
5 4 (5.97%) WebKit
6 3 (4.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (4.48%) Web Services
6 3 (4.48%) .NET
7 2 (2.99%) JDBC
7 2 (2.99%) JSP
7 2 (2.99%) Servlets
7 2 (2.99%) SAML
7 2 (2.99%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.91%) EPoS
2 5 (7.46%) DTV
2 5 (7.46%) Streaming Video
3 4 (5.97%) Blackberry
3 4 (5.97%) STB
4 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.48%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.99%) User Experience
5 2 (2.99%) APACS
6 1 (1.49%) IVR
6 1 (1.49%) PDA
6 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.90%) Linux
2 9 (13.43%) Windows
3 7 (10.45%) UNIX
4 5 (7.46%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (5.97%) AIX
5 4 (5.97%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.48%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.99%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.99%) Windows NT
7 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.49%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.87%) Software Engineering
2 9 (13.43%) Multithreading
3 7 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.96%) Configuration Management
5 5 (7.46%) Unit Testing
5 5 (7.46%) Open Source
6 4 (5.97%) Integration Testing
6 4 (5.97%) TDD
6 4 (5.97%) UML
6 4 (5.97%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (5.97%) OOD
6 4 (5.97%) Migration
6 4 (5.97%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (4.48%) ITIL
7 3 (4.48%) Project Management
7 3 (4.48%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.99%) Data Migration
8 2 (2.99%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (2.99%) Business Analysis
8 2 (2.99%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (59.70%) C++
2 28 (41.79%) Java
3 10 (14.93%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.45%) SQL
5 4 (5.97%) Python
5 4 (5.97%) Embedded C++
6 3 (4.48%) Lua
6 3 (4.48%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.48%) Embedded C
6 3 (4.48%) PHP
7 2 (2.99%) Perl
7 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.49%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.49%) Ruby
8 1 (1.49%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (4.48%) SC Cleared
1 3 (4.48%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.99%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) GMP
2 2 (2.99%) SLA
3 1 (1.49%) QA
3 1 (1.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.99%) Varnish
4 1 (1.49%) Firmware
4 1 (1.49%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) Unicenter
2 1 (1.49%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.49%) OpenView
Vendors
1 7 (10.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.97%) Lotus
2 4 (5.97%) VMware
2 4 (5.97%) Google
3 3 (4.48%) Cisco
3 3 (4.48%) Citrix
4 2 (2.99%) CA
4 2 (2.99%) Peregrine
4 2 (2.99%) IBM
4 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.99%) Remedy
4 2 (2.99%) SAP
5 1 (1.49%) McAfee
5 1 (1.49%) Spiceworks
5 1 (1.49%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.49%) jBASE
5 1 (1.49%) HP
5 1 (1.49%) Avaya
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