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 3 months to 24 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
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 31 35
Rank change year-on-year +8 +4  
Contract jobs citing C 1 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 0.85% 3.07% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.27% 9.30% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £525 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +191.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +6.45% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Suffolk with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Suffolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 44 86 77
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 37.29% 32.95% 34.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 51 55
Median daily rate £400 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.11% +4.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Median hourly rate £43.25 - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 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 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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for C.

1 2 (40.00%) ERP
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) SSL
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (20.00%) BPMN
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle CX
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (20.00%) PMO
2 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project

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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) IBM Blueworks
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Author
2 1 (20.00%) C Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded C Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded C Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Production DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Production DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Author
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) BPMN
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) IBM