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 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 44 46
Contract jobs citing C 0 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire - 1.62% 0.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.55% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £406 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +31.04%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +6.45% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £16.25 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -35.00%  
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 126 197 193
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 39.01% 45.50% 45.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 147 110
Median daily rate £375 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +26.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £127 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -10.00%  
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 South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C in South Yorkshire

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for C.

1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Confluence
1 3 (100.00%) GitHub
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Docker
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC

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 (100.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) Software Delivery
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible