Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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.

C
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 43 39
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4 +10
Contract jobs citing C 12 14 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 2.17% 2.65% 3.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.55% 4.81% 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 15
East Sussex median daily rate £353 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.71% -5.41% +13.85%
10th Percentile £312 £310 £320
90th Percentile £358 £393 £392
South East median daily rate £400 £369 £363
% change year-on-year +8.47% +1.72% +3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
East Sussex median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +147.06% -2.86%
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 264 291 344
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 47.74% 55.11% 49.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 177 226
East Sussex median daily rate £350 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.45% +6.62% +7.94%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £225
90th Percentile £568 £538 £475
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 11
East Sussex median hourly rate £38.75 £42.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.74% +82.61% +15.26%
10th Percentile £33.38 £25.28 £13.50
90th Percentile £43.13 £47.70 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +11.80% +7.33% +7.14%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings citing C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

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 Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Hastings - 5 £328 -
Brighton -2 1 - - 3
C
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (83.33%) Rational DOORS
3 8 (66.67%) C++
4 6 (50.00%) HTML
4 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (50.00%) CSS
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
4 6 (50.00%) C#
4 6 (50.00%) Tactical Data Link
5 5 (41.67%) Subversion
6 4 (33.33%) Avionics
6 4 (33.33%) UML
6 4 (33.33%) Ada
6 4 (33.33%) DO-178B
6 4 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) SDLC
7 2 (16.67%) Embedded C
7 2 (16.67%) Linux
8 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++
8 1 (8.33%) Firmware
8 1 (8.33%) VxWorks
8 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
8 1 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (8.33%) MISRA C
8 1 (8.33%) MISRA

C
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Tactical Data Link
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
3 5 (41.67%) Subversion
4 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (33.33%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Ada Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Ada Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) CSS
1 6 (50.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (8.33%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) SDLC
3 4 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C++
2 6 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) Ada
4 2 (16.67%) Embedded C
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) DO-178B
2 1 (8.33%) MISRA
2 1 (8.33%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Firmware