Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Preston 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 24 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
Lancashire > Preston
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 20 21
Contract jobs citing C 0 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Preston - 0.76% 3.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.08% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Preston median daily rate - £388 -
Lancashire median daily rate £175 £415 £442
% change year-on-year -57.83% -6.00% +37.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Preston median hourly rate - - £37.00
Lancashire median hourly rate - - £37.00

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 Preston with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Preston
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 34 48 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Preston 16.83% 36.64% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 27 36
Preston median daily rate £400 £335 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.40% +3.08% -23.08%
10th Percentile £313 £266 £206
90th Percentile £469 £471 £559
Lancashire median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 12
Preston median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +2.70% +52.89%
10th Percentile £37.80 £13.98 £31.78
90th Percentile £47.50 £42.50 £47.00
Lancashire median hourly rate £42.50 £39.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year +6.92% +7.43% +17.83%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

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

Job vacancy trend for C in Preston

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C in Preston

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in Preston