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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 87 91 72
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -19
Contract jobs citing C 39 33 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.56% 1.43% 1.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.02% 3.54% 4.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 9
Average daily rate
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£400 £374 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.95% +24.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £286 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £475 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 12
Average hourly rate £35.50 £15.25 £12.46
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+132.78% +22.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £31.50 £16.72
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+8.39% +0.76%
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
969 932 710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 38.65% 40.40% 34.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 630 596 363
Average daily rate £338 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 42
Average hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £16.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.00% +49.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £175.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £34.06 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.70%

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 6 March 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
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 6 March 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 -3 23 £363 +2.61% 24
North Yorkshire +4 14 £401 - 7
South Yorkshire -8 2 - - 4
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 60 (68.18%) Linux
2 37 (42.05%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (31.82%) PHP
5 25 (28.41%) SQL
6 24 (27.27%) Python
6 24 (27.27%) Software Engineering
7 23 (26.14%) DevOps
8 21 (23.86%) Ruby
9 20 (22.73%) Oracle
10 19 (21.59%) VMware
11 18 (20.45%) Blue Coat
11 18 (20.45%) CCSE
11 18 (20.45%) CheckPoint
11 18 (20.45%) Nagios
11 18 (20.45%) OSPF
11 18 (20.45%) C++
11 18 (20.45%) E-Commerce
11 18 (20.45%) Apache
11 18 (20.45%) DHCP
11 18 (20.45%) DNS
11 18 (20.45%) Cisco
11 18 (20.45%) Cisco Certification
11 18 (20.45%) CCNP
11 18 (20.45%) HP
11 18 (20.45%) BIG-IP
11 18 (20.45%) Cisco IOS
11 18 (20.45%) Fiddler
11 18 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
11 18 (20.45%) Infoblox

C
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 18 (20.45%) Apache
2 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (3.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.14%) Simulink
2 1 (1.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) SAP ERP
1 3 (3.41%) SAP LE
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.45%) DHCP
1 18 (20.45%) DNS
1 18 (20.45%) OSPF
1 18 (20.45%) BIG-IP
1 18 (20.45%) Cisco IOS
1 18 (20.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 18 (20.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 17 (19.32%) Firewall
3 15 (17.05%) BGP
3 15 (17.05%) NetScreen
3 15 (17.05%) DMVPN
3 15 (17.05%) Network Security
3 15 (17.05%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 7 (7.95%) Wireless
6 5 (5.68%) HTTP
6 5 (5.68%) SSL
7 3 (3.41%) IP Telephony
7 3 (3.41%) Unified Communications
7 3 (3.41%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.45%) CouchDB
1 18 (20.45%) MongoDB
1 18 (20.45%) Riak
1 18 (20.45%) Hypertable
2 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.27%) DB2
2 2 (2.27%) Ingres
2 2 (2.27%) QlikView
3 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.14%) DataStage
3 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (20.45%) Fiddler
2 2 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.14%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.14%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.14%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 11 (12.50%) Electronics
2 5 (5.68%) Finance
3 3 (3.41%) Automotive
3 3 (3.41%) Banking
3 3 (3.41%) Retail
4 1 (1.14%) Games
4 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (23.86%) Developer
2 18 (20.45%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (17.05%) Security Specialist
3 15 (17.05%) Network Specialist
3 15 (17.05%) Network Security Specialist
4 4 (4.55%) Software Engineer
4 4 (4.55%) Web Manager
5 3 (3.41%) Pick Developer
5 3 (3.41%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (3.41%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (3.41%) SAP WM Consultant
5 3 (3.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (3.41%) Consultant
5 3 (3.41%) Software Developer
5 3 (3.41%) Operations Manager
5 3 (3.41%) C++ Developer
5 3 (3.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (2.27%) Senior Manager
6 2 (2.27%) Programmer
6 2 (2.27%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.09%) Web Services
2 4 (4.55%) HTML
2 4 (4.55%) Middleware
2 4 (4.55%) JSON
3 2 (2.27%) Application Packaging
3 2 (2.27%) jQuery
3 2 (2.27%) RESTful
3 2 (2.27%) HTML5
3 2 (2.27%) CSS3
3 2 (2.27%) WebSockets
3 2 (2.27%) Underscore.js
3 2 (2.27%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.27%) CSS
4 1 (1.14%) XML
4 1 (1.14%) XSD
4 1 (1.14%) XSLT
4 1 (1.14%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 37 (42.05%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (18.18%) Thin Client
2 16 (18.18%) Fat Client
3 9 (10.23%) Open Source
4 3 (3.41%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.27%) NHS
5 2 (2.27%) FMCG
6 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.14%) EPoS
6 1 (1.14%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.14%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.14%) Economics
6 1 (1.14%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 60 (68.18%) Linux
2 7 (7.95%) UNIX
3 5 (5.68%) AIX
4 3 (3.41%) Windows
5 2 (2.27%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (2.27%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.14%) Android
6 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.14%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.14%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.14%) VMS
6 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 23 (26.14%) DevOps
4 18 (20.45%) E-Commerce
5 15 (17.05%) Load Balancing
6 9 (10.23%) Service Management
7 8 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 8 (9.09%) Risk Management
8 6 (6.82%) ITIL
8 6 (6.82%) Supplier Management
9 5 (5.68%) PRINCE2
9 5 (5.68%) ERP
10 4 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (3.41%) Data Entry
11 3 (3.41%) Mentoring
11 3 (3.41%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (3.41%) PRINCE
11 3 (3.41%) CRM
11 3 (3.41%) Project Management
11 3 (3.41%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 28 (31.82%) PHP
2 25 (28.41%) SQL
3 24 (27.27%) Python
4 21 (23.86%) Ruby
5 18 (20.45%) C++
6 14 (15.91%) Java
7 12 (13.64%) Embedded C
8 9 (10.23%) VB
8 9 (10.23%) Scala
9 4 (4.55%) JavaScript
9 4 (4.55%) Embedded C++
10 2 (2.27%) Lua
10 2 (2.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (20.45%) CCNP
1 18 (20.45%) Cisco Certification
1 18 (20.45%) CCSE
2 6 (6.82%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.27%) CHFI
3 2 (2.27%) Degree
4 1 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.14%) PMP
4 1 (1.14%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.14%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.27%) QA
3 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.41%) XenServer
3 2 (2.27%) Firmware
4 1 (1.14%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.14%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 18 (20.45%) Nagios
1 18 (20.45%) Puppet
1 18 (20.45%) CFEngine
1 18 (20.45%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (20.45%) Ansible
1 18 (20.45%) Graphite
2 1 (1.14%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 20 (22.73%) Oracle
2 19 (21.59%) VMware
3 18 (20.45%) CheckPoint
3 18 (20.45%) Blue Coat
3 18 (20.45%) Infoblox
3 18 (20.45%) F5
3 18 (20.45%) Splunk
3 18 (20.45%) SaltStack
3 18 (20.45%) Cisco
3 18 (20.45%) HP
4 16 (18.18%) Citrix
5 15 (17.05%) Imperva
6 5 (5.68%) jBASE
7 4 (4.55%) Microsoft
8 3 (3.41%) SAP
9 1 (1.14%) CA
9 1 (1.14%) NetApp
9 1 (1.14%) Remedy
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Rate: £18,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £192.38 per week
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
QA Limited
Rate: £150.00 per week
Posted: 10 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
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Rate: £150.00 per week
Posted: 21 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
QA Limited
Rate: £150.00 per week
Posted: 21 days ago
Goole
Real Staffing
Rate: £30 - £3135 per hour
Posted: 22 days ago
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Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £320 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago