The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 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
South West / Devon
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 31 38
Rank change year-on-year -7 +7  
Contract jobs citing C 2 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.60% 2.28% 0.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.31% 4.59% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £310 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.11% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +6.45% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +19.71%  
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 Devon with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Devon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 153 109 109
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 45.67% 49.77% 43.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 60 60
Median daily rate £400 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +74.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £13.00 £19.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £49.60 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon 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 Devon

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C in Devon

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in Devon

C
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Devon region over the 3 months to 25 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
Exeter 0 1 £310 -
Plymouth - 1 - - 1
C
South West

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

1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
1 4 (50.00%) N-Tier
1 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Web Development
1 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (50.00%) RESTful
1 4 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
1 4 (50.00%) Build Automation
1 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Altera
3 2 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (25.00%) Assembly Language
3 2 (25.00%) Firmware
3 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) FPGA Design
3 2 (25.00%) VHDL
4 1 (12.50%) PMO

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (12.50%) RS-232
2 1 (12.50%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) MATLAB Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Officer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Planner
3 1 (12.50%) Project Support Officer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) RESTful
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (25.00%) VHDL
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Build Automation
1 4 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
1 4 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) FPGA Design
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Dependency Management
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) Assembly Language
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) A+ Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Altera