Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 65 64
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1 -10
Contract jobs citing C 2 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.24% 1.65% 1.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.71% 3.99% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 19
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +29.03% +6.90%
10th Percentile £375 £365 £300
90th Percentile £425 £430 £450
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.74% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £45.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +104.55% -12.00%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +23.08%

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 283 501 331
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 33.89% 41.37% 33.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 372 231
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £419 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.49% +11.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £263
90th Percentile £595 £563 £526
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £356
% change year-on-year - +12.52% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 4
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £45.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +104.55% -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £14.87 £19.50
% change year-on-year +169.09% -23.77% -22.00%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

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

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 23 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
Sheffield +4 2 £400 - 5
C
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for C.

1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) ODBC
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Robotics
1 1 (50.00%) QlikView
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
1 1 (50.00%) Data Transformation
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) KYC
1 1 (50.00%) Anti-Money Laundering

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) QlikView
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) C Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C/C++ Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware Developer
1 1 (50.00%) QlikView Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Data Transformation
1 1 (50.00%) KYC
1 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft