The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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
East Midlands / Derbyshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 24 36
Rank change year-on-year -17 +12  
Contract jobs citing C 1 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 0.36% 2.48% 0.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.10% 8.47% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £550 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.93% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £385 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £15.25 -
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 Derbyshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 91 59 71
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 32.38% 29.21% 30.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 39 44
Median daily rate £405 £306 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.24% -17.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £195 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £15.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -59.33%  
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 Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire 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 Derbyshire

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C in Derbyshire

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in Derbyshire

C
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -21 1 £550 +46.66%
C
East Midlands

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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for C.

1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
1 3 (50.00%) AppSense
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) XenApp
1 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
2 2 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (33.33%) Thin Client
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) EMC Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Migration Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 2 (33.33%) Thin Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C++
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) XenApp
1 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) AppSense
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat