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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 94 117 92
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -25
Contract jobs citing C 53 31 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.81% 1.06% 1.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.11% 2.49% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 23
Average daily rate £350 £363 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -7.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £288 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £401 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 12
Average hourly rate £39.00 £35.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.85% +42.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £25.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £40.00 £31.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.94%
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
1290 1246 1083
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 44.04% 42.61% 42.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 915 808 738
Average daily rate £400 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £253 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 17 24
Average hourly rate £32.50 £38.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.47% +31.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £26.00 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 30 April 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 30 April 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 30 April 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 +9 30 £364 +2.10% 18
North Yorkshire +13 11 - -
South Yorkshire -3 10 £325 - 5
East Yorkshire - 3 £250 - 1
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 29 (31.18%) Java
2 25 (26.88%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (22.58%) JavaScript
4 20 (21.51%) C++
5 18 (19.35%) Software Engineering
6 17 (18.28%) Windows
7 16 (17.20%) Embedded C
8 15 (16.13%) Linux
8 15 (16.13%) CSS
8 15 (16.13%) HTML
9 12 (12.90%) HTML5
9 12 (12.90%) Jenkins
9 12 (12.90%) Finance
9 12 (12.90%) C#
9 12 (12.90%) .NET
9 12 (12.90%) Python
10 11 (11.83%) CSS3
11 10 (10.75%) Ruby
11 10 (10.75%) Mathematics
11 10 (10.75%) Perl
11 10 (10.75%) HP UFT
12 9 (9.68%) Shell Script
12 9 (9.68%) QA
12 9 (9.68%) Functional Testing
12 9 (9.68%) Test Automation
13 8 (8.60%) Confluence
13 8 (8.60%) Non-Functional Testing
13 8 (8.60%) Cucumber
13 8 (8.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (8.60%) AngularJS

C
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 8 (8.60%) Confluence
2 7 (7.53%) Node.js
3 3 (3.23%) CMS
3 3 (3.23%) Drupal
3 3 (3.23%) SAS
4 2 (2.15%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.15%) GlassFish
4 2 (2.15%) JBoss
4 2 (2.15%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.15%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.08%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.08%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.08%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.08%) nginx
5 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.08%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.08%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.30%) Maximo
2 1 (1.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.60%) SNMP
2 6 (6.45%) Modbus
3 5 (5.38%) Ethernet
4 4 (4.30%) TACACS
4 4 (4.30%) WebEx
5 3 (3.23%) DVB
6 2 (2.15%) LDAP
6 2 (2.15%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.08%) BGP
7 1 (1.08%) BIG-IP
7 1 (1.08%) Bluetooth
7 1 (1.08%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.08%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.08%) DHCP
7 1 (1.08%) DNS
7 1 (1.08%) Firewall
7 1 (1.08%) NetScreen
7 1 (1.08%) Network Security
7 1 (1.08%) OSPF
7 1 (1.08%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.15%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.15%) QlikView
3 2 (2.15%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.08%) Informix
4 1 (1.08%) MySQL
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.08%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 12 (12.90%) Jenkins
2 10 (10.75%) HP UFT
3 8 (8.60%) Cucumber
3 8 (8.60%) JIRA
3 8 (8.60%) JMeter
3 8 (8.60%) Selenium
4 7 (7.53%) LoadRunner
5 6 (6.45%) Grunt
5 6 (6.45%) gulp
6 1 (1.08%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.08%) GitLab
6 1 (1.08%) Maven
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.08%) Xcode
General
1 12 (12.90%) Finance
2 7 (7.53%) Electronics
3 5 (5.38%) Retail
4 4 (4.30%) Automotive
5 3 (3.23%) Banking
5 3 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.15%) Law
7 1 (1.08%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (37.63%) Developer
2 15 (16.13%) Software Engineer
3 13 (13.98%) Embedded Engineer
4 12 (12.90%) Analyst
4 12 (12.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 12 (12.90%) Software Developer
5 8 (8.60%) Test Leader
6 7 (7.53%) Java Developer
7 6 (6.45%) Applications Developer
7 6 (6.45%) C Developer
7 6 (6.45%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 6 (6.45%) Embedded Developer
7 6 (6.45%) Embedded Software Developer
7 6 (6.45%) UI Developer
8 5 (5.38%) Deployment Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Test Analyst
9 4 (4.30%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Windows Deployment Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Windows Engineer
10 3 (3.23%) EPoS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.13%) CSS
1 15 (16.13%) HTML
2 12 (12.90%) .NET
2 12 (12.90%) HTML5
3 11 (11.83%) CSS3
4 8 (8.60%) AngularJS
4 8 (8.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (7.53%) jQuery
6 6 (6.45%) LESS
6 6 (6.45%) lodash
6 6 (6.45%) React
6 6 (6.45%) Sass
7 3 (3.23%) DOM
7 3 (3.23%) GStreamer
7 3 (3.23%) OpenGL
7 3 (3.23%) OpenGL ES
7 3 (3.23%) QML
7 3 (3.23%) Qt
7 3 (3.23%) WebKit
8 2 (2.15%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.75%) Mathematics
2 8 (8.60%) PKI
2 8 (8.60%) User Experience
3 5 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.30%) NHS
5 3 (3.23%) DTV
5 3 (3.23%) EPoS
5 3 (3.23%) IPTV
5 3 (3.23%) MHEG
5 3 (3.23%) STB
6 2 (2.15%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (2.15%) iPhone
6 2 (2.15%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.15%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.08%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.08%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.08%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.08%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.08%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.28%) Windows
2 15 (16.13%) Linux
3 8 (8.60%) Mac OS X
4 6 (6.45%) Unix
4 6 (6.45%) Windows 7
5 5 (5.38%) Android
6 3 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.08%) CentOS
7 1 (1.08%) Windows NT
7 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.88%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (19.35%) Software Engineering
3 9 (9.68%) Functional Testing
3 9 (9.68%) Test Automation
4 8 (8.60%) Network Monitoring
4 8 (8.60%) Non-Functional Testing
4 8 (8.60%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 8 (8.60%) Web Development
5 7 (7.53%) Data Migration
5 7 (7.53%) Migration
6 6 (6.45%) Front End Development
6 6 (6.45%) Project Planning
6 6 (6.45%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (6.45%) Web Design
7 5 (5.38%) Change Control
7 5 (5.38%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (5.38%) Integration Testing
8 4 (4.30%) Data Cleansing
8 4 (4.30%) Data Mapping
8 4 (4.30%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 29 (31.18%) Java
2 21 (22.58%) JavaScript
3 20 (21.51%) C++
4 16 (17.20%) Embedded C
5 12 (12.90%) C#
5 12 (12.90%) Python
6 10 (10.75%) Perl
6 10 (10.75%) Ruby
7 9 (9.68%) Shell Script
8 8 (8.60%) SQL
9 3 (3.23%) Assembly Language
9 3 (3.23%) Embedded C++
9 3 (3.23%) PHP
10 2 (2.15%) COBOL
11 1 (1.08%) Ada
11 1 (1.08%) Ada 83
11 1 (1.08%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (5.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.15%) A+ Certification
3 2 (2.15%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.15%) Degree
3 2 (2.15%) ISEB
3 2 (2.15%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.15%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.08%) CCNP
4 1 (1.08%) CCSE
4 1 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.68%) QA
2 5 (5.38%) MISRA
3 3 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (3.23%) DO-178B
3 3 (3.23%) ISO26262
4 2 (2.15%) SLA
5 1 (1.08%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.08%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (2.15%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.15%) Varnish
1 2 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.08%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) Control-M
1 2 (2.15%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.15%) Unicenter
2 1 (1.08%) Nagios
2 1 (1.08%) Opsview
Vendors
1 8 (8.60%) HP
2 6 (6.45%) Google
3 5 (5.38%) IBM
3 5 (5.38%) Oracle
4 4 (4.30%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.23%) Citrix
5 3 (3.23%) VMware
6 2 (2.15%) Apple
6 2 (2.15%) CA
6 2 (2.15%) Remedy
6 2 (2.15%) Sun
6 2 (2.15%) Sybase
6 2 (2.15%) Tableau
7 1 (1.08%) F5
7 1 (1.08%) Imperva
7 1 (1.08%) Infoblox
7 1 (1.08%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.08%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.08%) Spiceworks
7 1 (1.08%) Virgin Media
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 12 days ago