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 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
Devon / Exeter
Rank 25 16 17
Rank change year-on-year -9 +1  
Contract jobs citing C 1 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 0.67% 2.67% 6.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.20% 5.56% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £313 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.55% +5.88%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +12.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £36.75
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 Exeter with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Exeter
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 83 36 65
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter 55.70% 48.00% 58.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 24 22
Median daily rate £375 £398 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.66% +13.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Median hourly rate £23.00 - £36.00
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 Exeter

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Exeter 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 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C in Exeter.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in Exeter

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 27 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 Exeter region with a requirement for C.

1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Altera
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (50.00%) Gradle
2 1 (50.00%) Artifactory
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) SonarQube
2 1 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (50.00%) RS-232
2 1 (50.00%) RS-485
2 1 (50.00%) Black Duck
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) FPGA Design
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB

C
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) RS-232
1 1 (50.00%) RS-485
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Gradle
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration and Release Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) MATLAB Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Release and Configuration Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Release Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Release Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Configuration Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (50.00%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) FPGA Design
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Altera
1 1 (50.00%) Black Duck