Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Exeter 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 18 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
Devon > Exeter
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 42 40
Rank change year-on-year +9 -2 +7
Contract jobs citing C 5 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 1.62% 0.72% 0.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.10% 1.40% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Exeter median daily rate £319 - -
Devon median daily rate £340 £325 £175
% change year-on-year +4.62% +85.71% -67.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Exeter median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +8.11% -2.63%
10th Percentile £38.10 £37.50 £34.50
90th Percentile £43.30 £42.50 £39.90
Devon median hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% +4.17%

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 Exeter with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Exeter
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 122 143 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 39.48% 51.62% 43.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 96 94
Exeter median daily rate £425 £334 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.13% -4.49% -5.41%
10th Percentile £231 £185 £263
90th Percentile £525 £497 £475
Devon median daily rate £400 £325 £360
% change year-on-year +23.08% -9.72% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 2
Exeter median hourly rate £37.00 £36.25 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.07% -2.03% +45.10%
10th Percentile £21.50 £26.88 £34.50
90th Percentile £42.63 £46.00 £39.90
Devon median hourly rate £36.25 £40.75 £36.75
% change year-on-year -11.04% +10.88% -0.68%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

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

Job vacancy trend for C in Exeter

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C in Exeter

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in Exeter

For the 6 months to 18 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 Exeter region with a requirement for C.

1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded C++
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) LTE
3 1 (20.00%) ISO 14001
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) NUnit
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Dependency Management
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) SOLID
3 1 (20.00%) PMO
3 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Firmware

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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 2 (40.00%) LTE
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) NUnit
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Officer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Support Officer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) BDD
1 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (20.00%) Dependency Management
1 1 (20.00%) MVC
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (20.00%) Scrum
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) SOLID
1 1 (20.00%) TDD
1 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 14001
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (20.00%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware