The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for C skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 28 21 38
Rank change year-on-year -7 +17  
Contract jobs citing C 1 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 0.73% 4.76% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.35% 9.47% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £425 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% -1.17%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +12.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11%  

C is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 74 95 103
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 54.01% 50.26% 45.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 61 60
Median daily rate £325 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 £20.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +112.50% -57.89%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing C as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C in Brighton

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C in Brighton

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in Brighton

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Brighton region with a requirement for C.

1 5 (71.43%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Wireless
3 3 (42.86%) Bluetooth
3 3 (42.86%) Embedded C
3 3 (42.86%) Embedded C++
3 3 (42.86%) Firmware
3 3 (42.86%) 802.15
3 3 (42.86%) RFID
3 3 (42.86%) ZigBee
3 3 (42.86%) 802.1X
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) JMeter
5 1 (14.29%) Validation
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) JUnit
5 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 1 (14.29%) Code Coverage

C
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) 802.15
1 3 (42.86%) Bluetooth
1 3 (42.86%) RFID
1 3 (42.86%) Wireless
1 3 (42.86%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Power BI
1 1 (14.29%) QlikView
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) CppUnit
1 1 (14.29%) JMeter
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Scrum
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Code Coverage
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Post-Production
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded C
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded C++
3 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Coverity
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Tableau
1 1 (14.29%) Veracode