The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 23 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
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 43 36
Rank change year-on-year +14 -7  
Contract jobs citing C 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.40% 0.73% 1.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.67% 2.27% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £385 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £16.00 - £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  

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 Coventry with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 60 132 106
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 24.29% 32.12% 33.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 90 82
Median daily rate £353 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.03% +29.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £315 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 8
Median hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -22.22%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry 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 Coventry

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C in Coventry

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 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 Coventry region with a requirement for C.

1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) MATLAB
2 2 (33.33%) Simulink
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Automotive
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) ISO 26262
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) MISRA C
3 1 (16.67%) MISRA
3 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
3 1 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) vCloud
3 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
3 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Simulink
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
1 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (33.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (16.67%) Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Architect
1 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Architect
1 1 (16.67%) Data Migration Architect
1 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) IT Support
1 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Migration Architect
1 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
1 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
1 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Embedded C
1 2 (33.33%) MATLAB
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) A+ Certification
2 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (16.67%) CCA
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
2 1 (16.67%) ECDL
2 1 (16.67%) GCIH
2 1 (16.67%) GIAC
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO 26262
2 1 (16.67%) MISRA
2 1 (16.67%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (16.67%) Veritas