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 3 months to 29 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
South East > Oxfordshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 49 54
Rank change year-on-year -12 +5  
Contract jobs citing C 10 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.61% 2.53% 2.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.98% 5.21% 5.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 7
Oxfordshire median daily rate £430 - £563
10th Percentile £360 - £321
90th Percentile £465 - £710
South East median daily rate £378 £348 £330
% change year-on-year +8.63% +5.30%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £25.75 £40.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.41% -  
South East median hourly rate £44.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +11.25% -  

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 336 288 322
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 54.19% 48.65% 42.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 574 445 543
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -2.43%  
10th Percentile £325 £313 £275
90th Percentile £580 £576 £510
South East median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 10
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £37.50 £40.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.40% +3.84%  
10th Percentile £22.60 £32.50 £36.73
90th Percentile £43.75 £48.75 £64.00
South East median hourly rate £44.50 £42.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year +4.70% +7.59%  

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 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing C in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -2 7 £430 - 9
Henley-on-Thames - 2 - -
C
South East

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

1 14 (70.00%) C++
2 7 (35.00%) .NET
3 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 6 (30.00%) HTML
3 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (25.00%) Windows
4 5 (25.00%) Python
4 5 (25.00%) CRM
5 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (20.00%) Unix
5 4 (20.00%) XML
5 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (20.00%) Java
5 4 (20.00%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (20.00%) Electronics
5 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (20.00%) Talend
5 4 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (15.00%) Schematic Capture
6 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (15.00%) Siebel CRM
6 3 (15.00%) C++/CLI
6 3 (15.00%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (15.00%) HTML5
6 3 (15.00%) Waterfall

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 1 (5.00%) Apache
1 1 (5.00%) IIS
1 1 (5.00%) nginx
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) BGP
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
1 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (5.00%) Network Security
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.00%) VoIP
1 1 (5.00%) VPN
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (5.00%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Grunt
2 1 (5.00%) gulp
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) Protractor
2 1 (5.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (20.00%) Electronics
2 2 (10.00%) Automotive
2 2 (10.00%) French Language
2 2 (10.00%) German Language
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Publishing
3 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Electronics Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Node.js Developer
3 2 (10.00%) OBIEE Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Python Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Data Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Juniper Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Network Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) OBIEE Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Electronics Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Verification Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) .NET
2 6 (30.00%) HTML
3 4 (20.00%) XML
4 3 (15.00%) CSS
4 3 (15.00%) HTML5
4 3 (15.00%) J2EE
4 3 (15.00%) JSP
5 2 (10.00%) CSS3
5 2 (10.00%) jQuery
5 2 (10.00%) Node.js
5 2 (10.00%) Qt
5 2 (10.00%) XHTML
6 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (5.00%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
6 1 (5.00%) LESS
6 1 (5.00%) PostGIS
6 1 (5.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (10.00%) Social Media
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.00%) Verilog
3 1 (5.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Unix
3 2 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (5.00%) CentOS
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) CRM
2 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (15.00%) OO
4 3 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (15.00%) Schematic Capture
4 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (10.00%) Business Development
5 2 (10.00%) Telesales
6 1 (5.00%) Change Management
6 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.00%) Quality Management
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) TDD
6 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) C++
2 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) Python
4 4 (20.00%) Java
4 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (15.00%) C#
5 3 (15.00%) C++/CLI
6 2 (10.00%) Embedded C
7 1 (5.00%) Embedded C++
7 1 (5.00%) Go
7 1 (5.00%) MATLAB
7 1 (5.00%) Perl
7 1 (5.00%) Ruby
7 1 (5.00%) Rust
7 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Firmware
2 1 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (5.00%) Nagios
1 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Talend
2 3 (15.00%) EMC
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Siebel
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) Juniper
4 1 (5.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
Oxfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
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