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 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
England / East Midlands
Rank 71 78 76
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2  
Contract jobs citing C 23 17 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.56% 1.05% 1.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.64% 3.52% 4.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 17
Median daily rate £350 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.40% +5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £189 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £370 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +12.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Median hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.14% +84.21%  
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 the East Midlands with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 632 483 580
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 42.91% 29.76% 35.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 303 345
Median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 13
Median hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.14% +21.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.54 £11.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £40.00 £39.00
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 the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C in the East Midlands

C
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C in the East Midlands

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in the East Midlands

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing C in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 3 months to 26 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
Leicestershire +2 5 £308 - 2
Northamptonshire -3 5 - - 4
Derbyshire -11 5 £400 +8.10% 4
Nottinghamshire +5 2 - - 2
Lincolnshire - 2 - - 4
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for C.

1 14 (35.00%) SQL
2 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
3 12 (30.00%) C++
4 9 (22.50%) Python
4 9 (22.50%) Software Engineering
5 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 8 (20.00%) Linux
5 8 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
6 7 (17.50%) Analytics
6 7 (17.50%) Embedded C
6 7 (17.50%) .NET
6 7 (17.50%) C#
6 7 (17.50%) Project Management
6 7 (17.50%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (15.00%) Dynamics NAV
7 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (15.00%) Windows
7 6 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (12.50%) Android
8 5 (12.50%) Market Research
8 5 (12.50%) Adobe Analytics
8 5 (12.50%) Mobile App
8 5 (12.50%) A/B Testing
8 5 (12.50%) CRM
8 5 (12.50%) Cognos
8 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
8 5 (12.50%) MS Office
8 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 5 (12.50%) MicroStrategy
8 5 (12.50%) BusinessObjects

C
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.00%) IIS
2 2 (5.00%) JBoss
3 1 (2.50%) ArcGIS
3 1 (2.50%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (12.50%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.50%) Adobe Analytics
3 4 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (10.00%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Bluetooth
1 2 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (10.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (2.50%) DB2
4 1 (2.50%) QlikView
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) JMeter
1 2 (5.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.50%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.50%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) Selenium
2 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (12.50%) Advertising
1 5 (12.50%) Marketing
2 4 (10.00%) Automotive
2 4 (10.00%) Retail
3 3 (7.50%) Electronics
4 2 (5.00%) Aerospace
4 2 (5.00%) Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Avionics
5 1 (2.50%) Finance
5 1 (2.50%) Local Government
5 1 (2.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (17.50%) Developer
2 6 (15.00%) Architect
3 5 (12.50%) Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Senior Architect
3 5 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Systems Architect
4 4 (10.00%) Systems Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) Tester
5 3 (7.50%) Web Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Citrix Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Environment Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) QA Leader
6 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Software Tester
6 2 (5.00%) Web Analytics Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) JSON
2 2 (5.00%) Middleware
2 2 (5.00%) RESTful
2 2 (5.00%) SOAP
2 2 (5.00%) Web Services
3 1 (2.50%) COM
3 1 (2.50%) DCOM
3 1 (2.50%) WPF
3 1 (2.50%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.50%) Mainframe
4 2 (5.00%) Fat Client
4 2 (5.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (5.00%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.50%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.50%) iPhone
5 1 (2.50%) User Experience
5 1 (2.50%) VHDL
5 1 (2.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Linux
2 6 (15.00%) Windows
3 5 (12.50%) Android
4 4 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 4 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.50%) Unix
5 1 (2.50%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) Software Engineering
2 7 (17.50%) Analytics
2 7 (17.50%) Project Management
3 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (12.50%) A/B Testing
4 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 5 (12.50%) CRM
4 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 5 (12.50%) Market Research
4 5 (12.50%) Pay per click
4 5 (12.50%) Search Engine Marketing
4 5 (12.50%) SEO
4 5 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 5 (12.50%) Web Analytics
4 5 (12.50%) Web Development
5 4 (10.00%) Android Development
5 4 (10.00%) iOS Development
5 4 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) SQL
2 12 (30.00%) C++
3 9 (22.50%) Python
4 7 (17.50%) C#
4 7 (17.50%) Embedded C
5 4 (10.00%) Java
6 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.00%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.50%) Ada
7 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.50%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) MISRA
1 3 (7.50%) MISRA C
2 2 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) XenApp
1 3 (7.50%) XenDesktop
2 2 (5.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.50%) Brio
2 5 (12.50%) Cognos
2 5 (12.50%) Coremetrics
2 5 (12.50%) MicroStrategy
2 5 (12.50%) Omniture
3 3 (7.50%) AppSense
3 3 (7.50%) Citrix
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle
3 3 (7.50%) VMware
4 2 (5.00%) EMC
4 2 (5.00%) Veritas
5 1 (2.50%) Altera
5 1 (2.50%) Teradata
East Midlands
Venn Group
Rate: £40000 Per Annum +Benefits
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