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 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 28 30
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2  
Contract jobs citing C 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 0.57% 0.70% 1.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.22% 1.41% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £310 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £386 £350
% change year-on-year +6.79% +10.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.67%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +7.59% +5.33%  

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 82 71 68
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter 46.59% 49.65% 41.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 38 39
Median daily rate £395 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.05% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £295 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £19.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +67.05%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing C in Exeter.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in Exeter

For the 6 months to 28 June 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%) Altera
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Management
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) RS-232
2 1 (50.00%) RS-485
2 1 (50.00%) FPGA Design
2 1 (50.00%) PMO
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
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
2 1 (50.00%) VHDL
2 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (50.00%) Degree

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 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) RS-232
1 1 (50.00%) RS-485
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) MATLAB Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Project Officer
1 1 (50.00%) Project Support Officer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (50.00%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Dependency Management
1 1 (50.00%) FPGA Design
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Altera