Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 - 39
Rank change year-on-year - +39 +7
Contract jobs citing C 21 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 5.59% - 2.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.48% - 6.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 3
Suffolk median daily rate £425 - £525
10th Percentile £150 - £478
90th Percentile £463 - £563
East of England median daily rate £450 £419 £425
% change year-on-year +7.46% -1.47% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Suffolk median hourly rate - - £35.00
East of England median hourly rate £45.50 £42.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +8.33% -1.18% +7.59%

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 183 98 162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 48.67% 32.45% 35.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 58 98
Suffolk median daily rate £413 £389 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.11% -5.18% +2.50%
10th Percentile £313 £259 £284
90th Percentile £525 £488 £516
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Suffolk median hourly rate - £43.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +23.57% +122.22%
East of England median hourly rate £44.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +11.25% - +6.67%

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 15 October 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 15 October 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 - 5 £425 - 2
Beccles - 2 £150 -
C
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 18 (85.71%) DV Cleared
1 18 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 13 (61.90%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (61.90%) SDLC
3 12 (57.14%) VMware
4 10 (47.62%) Firewall
5 9 (42.86%) Linux
5 9 (42.86%) Cisco
5 9 (42.86%) Test Planning
5 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (42.86%) vSphere
6 8 (38.10%) Network Security
6 8 (38.10%) Test Automation
6 8 (38.10%) Network Management
6 8 (38.10%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (38.10%) Data Centre
6 8 (38.10%) VPN
6 8 (38.10%) DNS
6 8 (38.10%) VoIP
6 8 (38.10%) DHCP
6 8 (38.10%) Ethernet
6 8 (38.10%) IPsec
6 8 (38.10%) PKI
7 7 (33.33%) Python
7 7 (33.33%) Bash Shell
8 6 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (28.57%) Selenium
8 6 (28.57%) CCNA
8 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
8 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification

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 3 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Pig
2 1 (4.76%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) Firewall
2 8 (38.10%) DHCP
2 8 (38.10%) DNS
2 8 (38.10%) Ethernet
2 8 (38.10%) IPsec
2 8 (38.10%) Network Security
2 8 (38.10%) VoIP
2 8 (38.10%) VPN
3 4 (19.05%) Wireless
4 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (4.76%) HTTP
5 1 (4.76%) SAN
5 1 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Hive
2 1 (4.76%) Big Data
2 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (28.57%) Selenium
2 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
2 5 (23.81%) TeamCity
3 2 (9.52%) JIRA
4 1 (4.76%) Bitbucket
4 1 (4.76%) CodeSonar
4 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.76%) git-flow
4 1 (4.76%) Robot Framework
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Test Leader
2 7 (33.33%) Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Automation Test Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Test Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Engineering Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Service Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Network Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Network Technician
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.76%) Django
1 1 (4.76%) Java EE
1 1 (4.76%) LAMP
1 1 (4.76%) Node.js
1 1 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (4.76%) REST
1 1 (4.76%) SOAP
1 1 (4.76%) Spring MVC
1 1 (4.76%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (38.10%) Data Centre
2 8 (38.10%) PKI
3 2 (9.52%) Smartcard
4 1 (4.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) CentOS
2 5 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Windows
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.76%) Android
4 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) SDLC
2 9 (42.86%) Test Planning
3 8 (38.10%) Network Management
3 8 (38.10%) Test Automation
3 8 (38.10%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (14.29%) Requirements Management
4 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL
5 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) User Stories
6 1 (4.76%) API Design
6 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (4.76%) DevOps
6 1 (4.76%) Multithreading
6 1 (4.76%) Time Management
6 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 7 (33.33%) Python
2 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
3 3 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.52%) PHP
5 1 (4.76%) C#
5 1 (4.76%) C++
5 1 (4.76%) Java
5 1 (4.76%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 18 (85.71%) DV Cleared
1 18 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) CCNA
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (23.81%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) CISSP
4 1 (4.76%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (4.76%) ECDL
4 1 (4.76%) GIAC
4 1 (4.76%) Linux+ Certification
4 1 (4.76%) MCSE
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.76%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (4.76%) SANS
4 1 (4.76%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (42.86%) vSphere
2 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 3 (14.29%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.76%) Docker
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (4.76%) HP ALM
1 1 (4.76%) Puppet
1 1 (4.76%) Salt
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) VMware
2 9 (42.86%) Cisco
3 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
4 3 (14.29%) Citrix
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.76%) Atlassian
6 1 (4.76%) HP