The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank 17 15 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 -  
Contract jobs citing C 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 1.06% 4.88% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.86% 13.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £460 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £32.68 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11%  

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 Peterborough with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Peterborough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 35 30 34
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 37.23% 36.59% 24.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 11 27
Median daily rate £370 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.84% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £288 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Peterborough citing C as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C in Peterborough

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C in Peterborough

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in Peterborough

C
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for C.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (100.00%) Simulink
1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems

C
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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 (100.00%) Simulink
General
1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB