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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for C skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C over the 6 months to 24 May 2022 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 79 64 65
Rank change year-on-year -15 +1 +25
Contract jobs citing C 14 5 15
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.01% 0.53% 1.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.72% 1.81% 4.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 8
10th Percentile £280 - £123
25th Percentile £374 - £257
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £481 £465 £450
Median % change year-on-year +3.49% +3.33% +41.51%
75th Percentile £498 - £550
90th Percentile £536 - £595
England median daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
10th Percentile - - £37.03
25th Percentile - - £38.56
Median hourly rate - £9.56 £41.75
Median % change year-on-year - -77.10% -12.11%
75th Percentile - - £45.56
90th Percentile - - £47.48
England median hourly rate £55.00 £43.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year +26.44% -8.42% +5.56%

C is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 376 276 361
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 27.17% 29.18% 32.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 201 220
10th Percentile £313 £213 £279
25th Percentile £360 £313 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £420 £375 £400
Median % change year-on-year +12.00% -6.25% -
75th Percentile £500 £438 £475
90th Percentile £569 £500 £520
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 7
10th Percentile £18.92 £15.28 £27.60
25th Percentile £20.25 £21.38 £35.50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £47.50
Median % change year-on-year +1.45% -27.37% +31.94%
75th Percentile - £47.50 £49.13
90th Percentile - - £51.70
England median hourly rate £50.77 £41.66 £43.75
% change year-on-year +21.87% -4.78% -1.69%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing C as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for C in the East Midlands

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing C in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for C in the East Midlands

C
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing C in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 24 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for C in the East Midlands

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing C in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for C in the East Midlands

C
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 May 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Nottinghamshire - 7 £488 - 19
Northamptonshire - 3 £422 - 9
Lincolnshire - 2 £468 - 9
Derbyshire -13 1 - - 14
Leicestershire -14 1 £164 -64.79% 5
C
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, IT contractor jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for C.

1 7 (50.00%) SQL
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
4 4 (28.57%) Tableau
4 4 (28.57%) SaaS
4 4 (28.57%) Analytics
4 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (28.57%) Data Structures
4 4 (28.57%) Algorithms
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 4 (28.57%) C++
4 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 4 (28.57%) OO
4 4 (28.57%) Python
4 4 (28.57%) OOD
4 4 (28.57%) ETL
4 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
4 4 (28.57%) SDLC
4 4 (28.57%) Power BI
4 4 (28.57%) Looker
4 4 (28.57%) Power Platform
4 4 (28.57%) Fivetran
4 4 (28.57%) Snowflake
5 3 (21.43%) Data Analytics

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) BASE24
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (7.14%) SAP IBP
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Fivetran
1 4 (28.57%) Power Platform
1 4 (28.57%) SaaS
1 4 (28.57%) Snowflake
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (7.14%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
2 4 (28.57%) Looker
2 4 (28.57%) Power BI
2 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
2 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (28.57%) Tableau
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Data Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Build Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) PC Build Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) PC Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Tester
4 1 (7.14%) BASE24 Developer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (7.14%) DOM
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Algorithms
1 4 (28.57%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.14%) LPAR
2 1 (7.14%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) AIX
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Analytics
1 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) ETL
1 4 (28.57%) OO
1 4 (28.57%) OOD
1 4 (28.57%) SDLC
2 3 (21.43%) Business Continuity
2 3 (21.43%) Data Analytics
2 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) Agile
3 1 (7.14%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (7.14%) CRM
3 1 (7.14%) Inventory Management
3 1 (7.14%) Logistics
3 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) C++
3 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 4 (28.57%) Python
3 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) COBOL
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Hitachi
2 1 (7.14%) NCR
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) SAP