Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 21 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
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 58 46
Rank change year-on-year +1 -12 -12
Contract jobs citing C 2 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 0.51% 2.55% 1.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.44% 7.52% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Shropshire median daily rate £340 £330 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -13.16% +32.64%
West Midlands median daily rate £325 £375 £308
% change year-on-year -13.33% +21.95% -12.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Shropshire median hourly rate - £10.62 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -68.31% -
West Midlands median hourly rate £40.50 £37.50 £31.44
% change year-on-year +8.00% +19.27% -1.75%

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 Shropshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Shropshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 139 266 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 35.19% 33.89% 35.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 127 39
Shropshire median daily rate £495 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.28% +3.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £311 £313 £248
90th Percentile £575 £513 £489
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 4
Shropshire median hourly rate - £21.47 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +26.26% -15.00%
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.25 £24.25 £25.66
% change year-on-year +28.87% -5.49% +17.98%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for C in Shropshire

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C in Shropshire

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in Shropshire

C
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -3 2 £340 +3.03%
C
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for C.

1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (50.00%) vCenter Server
1 1 (50.00%) Runbook

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Data Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Migration Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Project Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Runbook
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) VMware