Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for C skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

C
Scotland > Aberdeen
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 15 3
Rank change year-on-year -12 -12 +29
Contract jobs citing C 1 5 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 0.73% 5.26% 22.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.33% 12.20% 90.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 10
Aberdeen median daily rate £151 £400 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -62.38% -17.95% +21.88%
10th Percentile £150 £400 £406
90th Percentile £151 £400 £550
Scotland median daily rate £400 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Aberdeen median hourly rate - - £28.00
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% +31.15% +27.08%

C is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Aberdeen
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 30 41 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 21.90% 43.16% 24.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 10
Aberdeen median daily rate £381 £293 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.34% -40.00% +45.52%
10th Percentile £193 £156 £406
90th Percentile £438 £375 £550
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Aberdeen median hourly rate - - £28.00
Scotland median hourly rate £27.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -34.15% +9.33% +7.14%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

Job postings citing C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen.

Job vacancy trend for C in Aberdeen

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing C in Aberdeen.

Contractor daily rate trend for C in Aberdeen

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing C in Aberdeen.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Aberdeen region with a requirement for C.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) VMware