Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 17 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 110 110
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 -13
Contract jobs citing C 22 33 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.98% 1.25% 1.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.04% 2.52% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 28 47
Leeds median daily rate £513 £333 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +54.02% -11.27% +5.26%
10th Percentile £393 £300 £305
90th Percentile £739 £438 £450
West Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +46.15% -7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 16
Leeds median hourly rate - £15.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -61.88% +23.08%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £15.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -61.88% +23.08%

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 Leeds with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1077 1309 1347
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 47.87% 49.70% 41.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 838 926 964
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £300 £296 £275
90th Percentile £525 £534 £525
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £353
% change year-on-year - +13.48% +8.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 14
Leeds median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +196.30% -28.00% -42.31%
10th Percentile £39.50 £12.90 £14.13
90th Percentile £40.50 £32.50 £43.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +196.30% -30.77% -18.75%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for C in Leeds

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C in Leeds

C
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C in Leeds over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C in Leeds

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 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 Leeds region with a requirement for C.

1 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) Scrum
2 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
2 5 (22.73%) Java
2 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
2 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) HP
3 4 (18.18%) Cisco
3 4 (18.18%) Linux
3 4 (18.18%) Python
3 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 3 (13.64%) HP Storage
4 3 (13.64%) SLA
4 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
4 3 (13.64%) MCDST
4 3 (13.64%) SCCM
4 3 (13.64%) SCOM
4 3 (13.64%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Analytics
4 3 (13.64%) Process Improvement
4 3 (13.64%) Coaching
4 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
4 3 (13.64%) Xerox
4 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (13.64%) Unix
4 3 (13.64%) Windows
4 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (4.55%) Confluence
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
1 1 (4.55%) Intranet
1 1 (4.55%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) Android Studio
2 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.55%) Gradle
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.64%) Banking
1 3 (13.64%) Billing
1 3 (13.64%) Military
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Local Government
3 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Technical Support
1 3 (13.64%) Data Centre Engineer
1 3 (13.64%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (13.64%) Developer
1 3 (13.64%) Head of Delivery
1 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
1 3 (13.64%) Procurement Specialist
1 3 (13.64%) Technical Support
2 2 (9.09%) Analyst
2 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
2 2 (9.09%) Head of Digital
2 2 (9.09%) Tester
3 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Performance Tester
3 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Android NDK
1 1 (4.55%) Android SDK
1 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.55%) CSS
1 1 (4.55%) CSS3
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
1 1 (4.55%) HTML5
1 1 (4.55%) Ionic Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.64%) e-Learning
2 3 (13.64%) HP Storage
2 3 (13.64%) NHS
3 1 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.55%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Unix
2 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.09%) AIX
3 2 (9.09%) Android
3 2 (9.09%) Solaris
4 1 (4.55%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (4.55%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) Scrum
3 3 (13.64%) Analytics
3 3 (13.64%) Coaching
3 3 (13.64%) Document Management
3 3 (13.64%) Logistics
3 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
3 3 (13.64%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Process Improvement
3 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.09%) Data Architecture
4 2 (9.09%) Data Extraction
4 2 (9.09%) High Availability
4 2 (9.09%) IT Strategy
4 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (9.09%) Matrix Management
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) Java
1 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) Python
3 2 (9.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) A+ Certification
2 3 (13.64%) MCDST
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.55%) CCNP
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCCM
1 3 (13.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) HP
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco
3 3 (13.64%) NetApp
3 3 (13.64%) VMware
3 3 (13.64%) Xerox
4 2 (9.09%) IBM
4 2 (9.09%) SAP
4 2 (9.09%) Sun
5 1 (4.55%) ArcSight
5 1 (4.55%) Blue Coat
5 1 (4.55%) Nokia