Period
to 22 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 22 October 2020 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 21 76 64
Rank change year-on-year +55 -12 +8
Contract jobs citing C 5 5 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.17% 0.52% 0.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.81% 1.38% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Median daily rate - £395 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +31.67% -25.00%
Yorkshire median daily rate £313 £395 £413
% change year-on-year -20.89% -4.24% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £11.50 £13.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.54% -71.11% -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.78 £27.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -56.37% -34.94% -

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 64 363 368
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 27.83% 37.85% 42.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 265 248
Median daily rate £363 £450 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.44% +9.42% -2.08%
10th Percentile £283 £310 £268
90th Percentile £529 £550 £563
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £401
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.12% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £11.50 £13.00 £34.96
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.54% -62.81% -
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.00 £22.42
90th Percentile £12.25 £13.00 £81.75
Median hourly rate £21.74 £20.96 £24.92
% change year-on-year +3.75% -15.89% +13.25%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing C as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for C in South Yorkshire

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing C in South Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for C in South Yorkshire

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing C in South Yorkshire.

Hourly rate trend for C in South Yorkshire

C
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 October 2020. 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
Doncaster - 3 - - 1
Sheffield +45 2 - - 4
C
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2020, IT contractor jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for C.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) XMPP
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (60.00%) GDPR
2 3 (60.00%) vCenter Server
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) CMS
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (40.00%) IT Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Decision-Making
4 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (20.00%) Middleware

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) CMS
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Audio Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) XMPP
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (20.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) IBM