Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 21 June 2018 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 80 64
Rank change year-on-year -4 -16 0
Contract jobs citing C 13 21 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.05% 1.78% 2.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.27% 3.46% 4.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 4
Oxfordshire median daily rate £323 £433 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.43% +10.90% -24.27%
10th Percentile £180 £330 £336
90th Percentile £387 £498 £425
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £360
% change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11% +8.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 12
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £42.50 £33.75 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.93% -6.90% -
10th Percentile £37.75 £22.38 £32.50
90th Percentile £43.75 £43.13 £47.98
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 573 607 507
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 46.25% 51.48% 46.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 436 440 407
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.84% -5.00%
10th Percentile £270 £313 £269
90th Percentile £592 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 10
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +14.38% +45.71%
10th Percentile £39.00 £23.38 £14.60
90th Percentile £57.50 £77.50 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for C in Oxfordshire

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C in Oxfordshire

C
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C in Oxfordshire

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in Oxfordshire

C
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -10 6 £323 -25.43% 19
C
South East

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for C.

1 5 (38.46%) Linux
1 5 (38.46%) Embedded C
1 5 (38.46%) MATLAB
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) C++
2 4 (30.77%) Electronics
2 4 (30.77%) Mathematics
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Wireless
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (23.08%) Python
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco
4 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 2 (15.38%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) Unix
4 2 (15.38%) Simulink
4 2 (15.38%) Firmware
4 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 2 (15.38%) SCCM
4 2 (15.38%) Device Driver
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (15.38%) Algorithms
5 1 (7.69%) Linear Algebra
5 1 (7.69%) Skype
5 1 (7.69%) Mimecast
5 1 (7.69%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) EMC VNX

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) G Suite
2 1 (7.69%) Mimecast
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Wireless
2 1 (7.69%) 802.15
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) Skype
2 1 (7.69%) Wideband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 4 (30.77%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Electronics Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
3 1 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Design Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics Design Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) 802.1X
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) jQuery
1 1 (7.69%) MFC
1 1 (7.69%) Scilab
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (15.38%) Algorithms
2 2 (15.38%) Device Driver
3 1 (7.69%) Arduino
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) EMC VNX
3 1 (7.69%) Robotics
3 1 (7.69%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Unix
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Mathematics
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Acquisition
4 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
4 1 (7.69%) Linear Algebra
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (7.69%) Physics
4 1 (7.69%) Schematic Capture
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Embedded C
1 5 (38.46%) MATLAB
2 4 (30.77%) C++
3 3 (23.08%) Python
4 2 (15.38%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) ANSI C
5 1 (7.69%) C++/CLI
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) PhD
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) MISRA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) Firmware
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Perfmon
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) SCOrch
2 1 (7.69%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) 3PAR
3 1 (7.69%) Atmel
3 1 (7.69%) Brocade
3 1 (7.69%) EMC
3 1 (7.69%) Google
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) NetApp
3 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.69%) VMware