Period
to 20 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 20 August 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
20 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 79 72
Rank change year-on-year -6 -7 -21
Contract jobs citing C 6 73 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.72% 3.43% 1.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.98% 9.46% 5.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 47 16
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £450 £280 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.71% -14.50% -18.13%
10th Percentile £385 £219 £240
90th Percentile £955 £475 £488
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £280 £328
% change year-on-year +60.71% -14.50% -18.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +136.07% -
10th Percentile £18.90 £36.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £47.76 £36.60 £16.38
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £27.63
% change year-on-year +25.00% +30.32% +81.15%

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 303 772 449
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 36.16% 36.31% 36.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 502 295
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £355 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.58% -12.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £275 £245 £256
90th Percentile £528 £500 £540
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £350 £325 £361
% change year-on-year +7.69% -10.03% +11.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 35 10
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £44.00 £32.66 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.74% +31.94% -26.12%
10th Percentile £15.45 £28.00 £10.40
90th Percentile £49.78 £36.74 £39.38
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £44.00 £32.58 £32.00
% change year-on-year +35.06% +1.80% -4.48%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for C in Newcastle upon Tyne

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C in Newcastle upon Tyne

C
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 20 August 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C in Newcastle upon Tyne

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in Newcastle upon Tyne

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing C in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 20 August 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for C in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for C.

1 3 (50.00%) OO
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) UML
2 2 (33.33%) Document Management
2 2 (33.33%) SysML
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 2 (33.33%) OOD
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Teamcenter
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Automotive
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Postgraduate
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Development

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Teamcenter
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Automotive
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) iOS Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Director
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Deployment Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) OO
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Document Management
2 2 (33.33%) OOD
2 2 (33.33%) SysML
2 2 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
3 1 (16.67%) Network Segmentation
3 1 (16.67%) Privileged Access Management
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Postgraduate
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft