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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
South West / Devon
Rank 32 19 26
Rank change year-on-year -13 +7  
Contract jobs citing C 6 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.30% 7.14% 3.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.69% 13.46% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 1
Median daily rate £330 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.66% +5.88%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +12.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +18.05%  
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 Devon with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Devon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 128 104 110
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 49.04% 53.06% 42.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 76 41
Median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Median hourly rate £23.00 £42.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.88% +18.05%  
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 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 27 March 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 -9 1 £313 -30.55% 1
Barnstaple - 1 £250 -
C
South West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 27 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 Devon region with a requirement for C.

1 6 (54.55%) C++
2 5 (45.45%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Validation
3 4 (36.36%) Device Driver
3 4 (36.36%) MFC
3 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) Web Services
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) HTML
3 4 (36.36%) N-Tier
3 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 4 (36.36%) Web Development
3 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Multithreading
3 4 (36.36%) Qt
3 4 (36.36%) RESTful
3 4 (36.36%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (36.36%) Build Automation
3 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
3 4 (36.36%) Front End Development
4 2 (18.18%) FPGA Design
4 2 (18.18%) Altera
4 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

C
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
3 1 (9.09%) RS-232
3 1 (9.09%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
1 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Artifactory
1 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Gradle
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) Maven
1 1 (9.09%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Java Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Senior Software Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration and Release Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Design Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Design Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) MATLAB Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Release and Configuration Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Release Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Release Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Configuration Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) CSS
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
1 4 (36.36%) MFC
1 4 (36.36%) Qt
1 4 (36.36%) RESTful
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Device Driver
1 4 (36.36%) N-Tier
2 2 (18.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (18.18%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Build Automation
2 4 (36.36%) Dependency Injection
2 4 (36.36%) Front End Development
2 4 (36.36%) Multithreading
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Validation
2 4 (36.36%) Web Development
3 2 (18.18%) FPGA Design
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Open Source
4 1 (9.09%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C++
2 5 (45.45%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) Assembly Language
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) MATLAB
4 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) A+ Certification
2 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Altera
2 1 (9.09%) Black Duck