The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
South East / East Sussex
Rank 27 31 41
Rank change year-on-year +4 +10  
Contract jobs citing C 4 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.93% 4.53% 0.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.85% 9.22% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Median daily rate £688 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +63.69% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £420 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £950 £420 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 East Sussex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 104 141 130
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 50.24% 49.13% 42.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 93 74
Median daily rate £330 £335 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.49% +8.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £287 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 13
Median hourly rate £42.50 £20.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +112.50% -41.17%  
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 East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 East Sussex

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C in East Sussex

C
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C in East Sussex over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C in East Sussex

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in East Sussex

C
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 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
Brighton -7 1 £425 +1.19% 1
Hove - 1 £400 -
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 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 Sussex region with a requirement for C.

1 10 (62.50%) C++
2 6 (37.50%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (31.25%) Hadoop
3 5 (31.25%) R
3 5 (31.25%) Big Data
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (31.25%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) Finance
3 5 (31.25%) MVS
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (31.25%) MATLAB
3 5 (31.25%) Mainframe
3 5 (31.25%) SAS
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
3 5 (31.25%) VB
3 5 (31.25%) .NET
3 5 (31.25%) MS Office
4 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (18.75%) Supplier Management
5 3 (18.75%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (18.75%) System Testing

C
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 5 (31.25%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) 802.15
1 3 (18.75%) Bluetooth
1 3 (18.75%) RFID
1 3 (18.75%) Wireless
1 3 (18.75%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) Big Data
2 5 (31.25%) Hadoop
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (6.25%) Power BI
3 1 (6.25%) QlikView
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) CppUnit
1 1 (6.25%) JMeter
1 1 (6.25%) JUnit
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) SAS Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Services Director
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (31.25%) Mainframe
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) MVS
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Scrum
2 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (18.75%) Change Management
3 3 (18.75%) Strategic Planning
3 3 (18.75%) Supplier Management
3 3 (18.75%) System Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
4 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Code Coverage
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) Open Source
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
5 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) C++
2 6 (37.50%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) MATLAB
3 5 (31.25%) R
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
3 5 (31.25%) VB
4 3 (18.75%) Embedded C
4 3 (18.75%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Coverity
2 1 (6.25%) Tableau
2 1 (6.25%) Veracode