The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 38 26
Rank change year-on-year 0 -12  
Contract jobs citing C 2 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.72% 0.39% 2.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.47% 1.19% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 6
Median daily rate £625 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +92.30% -7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £313 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £760 £338 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £385 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £39.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +8.28% +4.66%  

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 Liverpool with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 136 84 70
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 48.92% 32.81% 26.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 90 82
Median daily rate £325 £335 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.98% +3.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £263 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 £18.80 £19.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.87% -5.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £8.50 £18.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £18.80 £21.87
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% -  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for C in Liverpool

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C in Liverpool

C
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C in Liverpool over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C in Liverpool

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in Liverpool

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 Liverpool region with a requirement for C.

1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) Android SDK
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
1 1 (50.00%) Android NDK
1 1 (50.00%) Ionic Framework

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Android Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Android NDK
1 1 (50.00%) Android SDK
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) Ionic Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript