The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Yorkshire region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 84 91 78
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Contract jobs citing C 39 18 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.55% 0.89% 1.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.66% 2.50% 4.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 11 13
Average daily rate £396 £300 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.08% -25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £405
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -19.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 3
Average hourly rate £25.00 £12.42 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+101.28% -66.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.42 £24.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £12.42 £47.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1067 721 794
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 42.51% 35.46% 32.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 723 375 468
Average daily rate £320 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 30 19
Average hourly rate £29.00 £15.46 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.55% +6.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.03 £12.04 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.25 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
C
England

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -5 18 £353 +26.16% 5
North Yorkshire +6 13 £401 -2.90% 5
South Yorkshire +4 6 £273 -9.16%
East Yorkshire -4 1 - -
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 15 (25.86%) DNS
1 15 (25.86%) Cisco
2 14 (24.14%) SQL
2 14 (24.14%) Windows
2 14 (24.14%) Firewall
3 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
3 12 (20.69%) Blue Coat
3 12 (20.69%) Security Cleared
4 11 (18.97%) SC Cleared
4 11 (18.97%) Linux
4 11 (18.97%) NetScreen
5 10 (17.24%) HP
5 10 (17.24%) Citrix
6 9 (15.52%) C#
6 9 (15.52%) C++
6 9 (15.52%) Oracle
6 9 (15.52%) Network Security
7 8 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (13.79%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (13.79%) Mathematics
7 8 (13.79%) Cisco IOS
7 8 (13.79%) Fat Client
7 8 (13.79%) CCSE
7 8 (13.79%) BIG-IP
7 8 (13.79%) Infoblox
7 8 (13.79%) Imperva
7 8 (13.79%) F5
7 8 (13.79%) DMVPN
7 8 (13.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 8 (13.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

C
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 3 (5.17%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Spatial
2 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle UPK
2 2 (3.45%) Apache
2 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.90%) MS Office
3 1 (1.72%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.86%) DNS
2 14 (24.14%) Firewall
3 11 (18.97%) NetScreen
4 9 (15.52%) Network Security
5 8 (13.79%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (13.79%) DMVPN
5 8 (13.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 8 (13.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 8 (13.79%) OSPF
5 8 (13.79%) BGP
5 8 (13.79%) BIG-IP
5 8 (13.79%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (13.79%) DHCP
6 5 (8.62%) OpenLDAP
7 4 (6.90%) TCP/IP
8 3 (5.17%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (5.17%) Internet
9 2 (3.45%) SAN
10 1 (1.72%) SSL
10 1 (1.72%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) MySQL
3 3 (5.17%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.72%) DB2
5 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.72%) Ingres
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Toad
2 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (6.90%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.45%) Electronics
2 2 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Billing
3 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.72%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (18.97%) Developer
2 8 (13.79%) Network Specialist
2 8 (13.79%) Network Security Specialist
2 8 (13.79%) Security Specialist
3 7 (12.07%) Customer Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) Integration Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Software Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) C# Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.90%) Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Navision Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (3.45%) Trainer
8 2 (3.45%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.07%) .NET
2 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.45%) XML
3 2 (3.45%) Spring
3 2 (3.45%) Apache Flex
3 2 (3.45%) WCF
3 2 (3.45%) WPF
4 1 (1.72%) Silverlight
4 1 (1.72%) LINQ
4 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (1.72%) Spring Batch
4 1 (1.72%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.72%) Java EE
4 1 (1.72%) Web Services
4 1 (1.72%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Thin Client
1 8 (13.79%) Mathematics
1 8 (13.79%) Fat Client
2 5 (8.62%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (5.17%) NHS
4 2 (3.45%) Firmware
4 2 (3.45%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.45%) SystemC
5 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.72%) Clustering
5 1 (1.72%) Statistics
5 1 (1.72%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.14%) Windows
2 11 (18.97%) Linux
3 7 (12.07%) Solaris
4 6 (10.34%) Windows XP
5 5 (8.62%) UNIX
6 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.17%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.45%) Windows CE
7 2 (3.45%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.72%) AIX
8 1 (1.72%) CentOS
8 1 (1.72%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.79%) E-Commerce
2 7 (12.07%) Load Balancing
3 6 (10.34%) Configuration Management
4 5 (8.62%) ITIL
4 5 (8.62%) Software Engineering
5 4 (6.90%) Project Management
6 3 (5.17%) Migration
6 3 (5.17%) Problem Management
6 3 (5.17%) Project Planning
7 2 (3.45%) Workflow
7 2 (3.45%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.45%) Time Management
7 2 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.45%) SOA
7 2 (3.45%) EAM
7 2 (3.45%) Service Management
8 1 (1.72%) Quality Management
8 1 (1.72%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.72%) MVC
8 1 (1.72%) UML
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.14%) SQL
2 9 (15.52%) C#
2 9 (15.52%) C++
3 6 (10.34%) Perl
4 5 (8.62%) VB
4 5 (8.62%) Embedded C
4 5 (8.62%) Shell Script
5 4 (6.90%) Java
6 3 (5.17%) PHP
6 3 (5.17%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.45%) Python
7 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.45%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.72%) XAML
Qualifications
1 12 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 11 (18.97%) SC Cleared
3 8 (13.79%) CCNP
3 8 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (13.79%) CCSE
4 3 (5.17%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 8 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (12.07%) Sendmail
3 3 (5.17%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.72%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) Unicenter
1 2 (3.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.72%) OpenView
2 1 (1.72%) SCCM
2 1 (1.72%) SCOM
2 1 (1.72%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.72%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (25.86%) Cisco
2 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 12 (20.69%) Blue Coat
3 10 (17.24%) HP
3 10 (17.24%) Citrix
4 9 (15.52%) Oracle
5 8 (13.79%) VMware
5 8 (13.79%) CheckPoint
5 8 (13.79%) Infoblox
5 8 (13.79%) Imperva
5 8 (13.79%) F5
6 7 (12.07%) NetApp
7 6 (10.34%) Sun
8 5 (8.62%) McAfee
8 5 (8.62%) Juniper
9 3 (5.17%) jBASE
10 2 (3.45%) CA
10 2 (3.45%) Business Objects
11 1 (1.72%) SAP
11 1 (1.72%) IBM
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