Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 19 August 2018 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
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 35 42
Rank change year-on-year +1 +7 +6
Contract jobs citing C 19 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 4.94% 0.76% 2.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.84% 2.47% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 5
Suffolk median daily rate £425 - £500
10th Percentile £340 - £413
90th Percentile £463 - £563
East of England median daily rate £470 £409 £413
% change year-on-year +14.98% -0.91% +17.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Suffolk median hourly rate - - £38.75
East of England median hourly rate £43.75 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.94% - +10.39%

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 Suffolk with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Suffolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 193 81 162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 50.13% 30.80% 33.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 47 98
Suffolk median daily rate £425 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -4.76% +4.35%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £300
90th Percentile £518 £488 £513
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Suffolk median hourly rate - £43.25 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +11.61% +146.03%
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £37.75 £39.50
% change year-on-year +12.58% -4.43% +5.33%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for C in Suffolk

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C in Suffolk

C
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C in Suffolk over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C in Suffolk

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in Suffolk

C
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 19 August 2018. 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
Ipswich - 4 £425 - 2
Beccles - 2 £150 - 1
C
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for C.

1 17 (89.47%) DV Cleared
1 17 (89.47%) Security Cleared
2 14 (73.68%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (73.68%) SDLC
3 11 (57.89%) VMware
4 10 (52.63%) Test Planning
5 9 (47.37%) Data Centre
5 9 (47.37%) Network Management
5 9 (47.37%) Firewall
5 9 (47.37%) IPsec
5 9 (47.37%) VoIP
5 9 (47.37%) DHCP
5 9 (47.37%) Ethernet
5 9 (47.37%) VPN
5 9 (47.37%) DNS
5 9 (47.37%) Cisco
5 9 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (47.37%) vSphere
5 9 (47.37%) PKI
5 9 (47.37%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (47.37%) Network Security
6 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
6 7 (36.84%) Linux
7 6 (31.58%) Python
7 6 (31.58%) Bash Shell
8 5 (26.32%) CentOS
8 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (26.32%) TeamCity
8 5 (26.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (26.32%) Selenium

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 2 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.26%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) DHCP
1 9 (47.37%) DNS
1 9 (47.37%) Ethernet
1 9 (47.37%) Firewall
1 9 (47.37%) IPsec
1 9 (47.37%) Network Security
1 9 (47.37%) VoIP
1 9 (47.37%) VPN
2 2 (10.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
1 5 (26.32%) Selenium
1 5 (26.32%) TeamCity
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Test Leader
2 7 (36.84%) Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Automation Test Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Engineering Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Test Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 14 (73.68%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (47.37%) Data Centre
2 9 (47.37%) PKI
3 2 (10.53%) Smartcard
4 1 (5.26%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) CentOS
2 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) SDLC
2 10 (52.63%) Test Planning
3 9 (47.37%) Network Management
3 9 (47.37%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Requirements Management
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) Change Management
6 1 (5.26%) DevOps
6 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (5.26%) Release Management
6 1 (5.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) Bash Shell
1 6 (31.58%) Python
2 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (89.47%) DV Cleared
1 17 (89.47%) Security Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) CCNA
2 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (21.05%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) ECDL
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (47.37%) vSphere
2 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
3 2 (10.53%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) VMware
2 9 (47.37%) Cisco
3 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
5 1 (5.26%) HP