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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank - 20 13
Contract jobs citing C 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull - 3.48% 1.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 13.79% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £130 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +12.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11%  

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 4 29 18
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 3.28% 25.22% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 21 4
Median daily rate £325 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.13% +10.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in Solihull