Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 30 33
Rank change year-on-year -14 +3 +3
Contract jobs citing C 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 0.27% 1.31% 1.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.81% 3.53% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Peterborough median daily rate £1,000 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +185.71% -12.50% -20.00%
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £350 £380
% change year-on-year +7.14% -7.89% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Peterborough median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -8.57%

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 Peterborough with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Peterborough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 123 85 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 33.33% 37.12% 28.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 54 47
Peterborough median daily rate £333 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% -6.67% +9.09%
10th Percentile £249 £250 £213
90th Percentile £415 £488 £450
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £374 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +3.17% -3.33% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 1
Peterborough median hourly rate £32.75 £43.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.71% +67.31% -20.00%
10th Percentile £20.53 £35.88 £25.50
90th Percentile £41.35 £47.50 £26.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £40.75
% change year-on-year +5.00% -1.84% -5.51%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

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 17 November 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux

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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C