The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 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 22 June 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
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 - 28
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing C 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 2.80% - 1.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.00% - 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £750 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £381 £350
% change year-on-year +8.19% +8.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +7.59% +5.33%  

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 Canary Wharf with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 50 45 74
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 46.73% 36.59% 44.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 30 56
Median daily rate £608 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.89% -5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% +2.77%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 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 Canary Wharf

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for C.

1 4 (66.67%) C++
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) J2EE
3 2 (33.33%) DB2
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 2 (33.33%) Fixed Income
3 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (33.33%) KDB
3 2 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Coaching
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Contract Management
4 1 (16.67%) Snow
4 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
4 1 (16.67%) Matrix Organization

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) NAS
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (33.33%) DB2
1 2 (33.33%) KDB
2 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) KDB Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Linux Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Unix Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Backup Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) NetBackup Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
1 2 (33.33%) J2EE
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Fixed Income
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Coaching
1 2 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
1 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) Contract Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) IT Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) Python
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
2 1 (16.67%) Snow
2 1 (16.67%) Veritas