The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 25 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
West Midlands / Solihull
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 19 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 -  
Contract jobs citing C 1 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 1.22% 8.07% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.69% 19.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £180 £485 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -62.88% -  
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 Solihull with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Solihull
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 13 67 20
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 15.85% 41.61% 27.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 19 13
Median daily rate £375 £338 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +8.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £223 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £490 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
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 Solihull

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Solihull 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 Solihull

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C in Solihull

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in Solihull