The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 29 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.

C
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 55 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 -  
Contract jobs citing C 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.76% 0.69% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.55% 2.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £366 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.50% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +12.00% +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 Glasgow with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 258 196 297
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 48.86% 33.62% 35.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 110 172
Median daily rate £370 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% -9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £258 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Median hourly rate £17.32 - £21.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.89 - £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.36 - £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C in Glasgow

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for C.

1 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) Multithreading
2 4 (26.67%) C++
2 4 (26.67%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) Unix
3 3 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Objective-C
3 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) vSphere
3 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (20.00%) REST
3 3 (20.00%) iPad
3 3 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 3 (20.00%) AirWatch
4 2 (13.33%) vRealize
4 2 (13.33%) PowerCLI
4 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (13.33%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Test Management
4 2 (13.33%) PowerShell

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (6.67%) CICS
1 1 (6.67%) IBM Transformation Extender
1 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Bluetooth
1 1 (6.67%) Modbus
1 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) LoadRunner
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Maven
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) iOS Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Objective-C Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Embedded Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Embedded Java Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Java Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Engineering Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) REST
2 2 (13.33%) J2EE
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
3 1 (6.67%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
3 1 (6.67%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) iPad
2 2 (13.33%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.67%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
1 3 (20.00%) Unix
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (6.67%) MVS
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Multithreading
2 3 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (13.33%) OO
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) Test Management
3 2 (13.33%) UML
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) Matrix Management
4 1 (6.67%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (6.67%) Multithreaded Programming
4 1 (6.67%) OOP
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) C++
1 4 (26.67%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) Objective-C
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) AirWatch
2 2 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (13.33%) PowerCLI
2 2 (13.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (20.00%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Siebel
3 1 (6.67%) 3PAR
3 1 (6.67%) Atlassian
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
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