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 26 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
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 - 22
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing C 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 1.08% - 1.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.26% - 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £1,000 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +6.45% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  

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 Peterborough with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Peterborough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 19 28 27
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 20.43% 28.28% 23.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 24
Median daily rate £300 £363 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.24% +8.20%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £325 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £688 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £24.25 £31.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.77% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing C in Peterborough.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 26 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for C.

1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) Simulink

C
Co-occurring 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 1 (50.00%) Simulink
General
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (50.00%) MATLAB