The median contractor rate for a C Developer was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
England / East of England
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 132 145
Rank change year-on-year -4 +13  
Contract jobs requiring a C Developer 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.13% 0.039% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.041% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £438 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +75.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £320 £335
% change year-on-year +36.71% -4.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £45.75 £38.75
% change year-on-year -7.10% +18.06%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2206 2458 2926
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 93.87% 96.09% 95.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4486 5033 7270
Median daily rate £425 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +8.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £158 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £365
% change year-on-year +1.01% +8.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 577 859 975
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.98 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.50 £41.46
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

C Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured C Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for C Developer in the East of England

C Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C Developer in the East of England

C Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C Developer in the East of England

C Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 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
Cambridgeshire - 2 £450 - 5
Hertfordshire - 1 £425 -
C Developer
England

C Developer Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, C Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region featuring C Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) XMPP
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Physics
3 1 (25.00%) ZigBee
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) GCC
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (25.00%) MQTT
3 1 (25.00%) POSIX
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) SonarQube
3 1 (25.00%) Windows

C Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) MQTT
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (25.00%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) GCC
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) POSIX
1 1 (25.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Physics
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree