Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 34 37
Rank change year-on-year +5 +3 +4
Contract jobs citing C 15 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 5.03% 1.80% 2.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.42% 5.45% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 5
Suffolk median daily rate £425 £335 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.87% -33.00% +177.78%
10th Percentile £316 £275 £413
90th Percentile £463 £400 £563
East of England median daily rate £475 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +15.85% +2.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Suffolk median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £42.25 £45.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year -6.11% +16.13% +3.33%

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 144 110 124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 48.32% 33.03% 30.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 76 73
Suffolk median daily rate £425 £400 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -0.62% +0.63%
10th Percentile £313 £243 £295
90th Percentile £522 £469 £495
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Suffolk median hourly rate - £43.25 -
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £41.13 £39.00
% change year-on-year -2.74% +5.45% +4.00%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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
Beccles - 2 £150 - 1
Ipswich -1 1 - - 1
C
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 12 (80.00%) DV Cleared
1 12 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (66.67%) VMware
3 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
3 7 (46.67%) PowerShell
3 7 (46.67%) Degree
3 7 (46.67%) Test Planning
4 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 5 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (33.33%) vSphere
4 5 (33.33%) Network Management
4 5 (33.33%) PKI
4 5 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (33.33%) Requirements Management
4 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (33.33%) Network Security
4 5 (33.33%) Citrix
4 5 (33.33%) VoIP
4 5 (33.33%) DHCP
4 5 (33.33%) Ethernet
4 5 (33.33%) VPN
4 5 (33.33%) DNS
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) Windows
4 5 (33.33%) Linux
4 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment

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 5 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (13.33%) Confluence
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) DHCP
1 5 (33.33%) DNS
1 5 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
1 5 (33.33%) IPsec
1 5 (33.33%) Network Security
1 5 (33.33%) VoIP
1 5 (33.33%) VPN
1 5 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
2 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Engineering Specialist
1 5 (33.33%) Test Leader
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Test Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Development Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 5 (33.33%) PKI
2 2 (13.33%) Smartcard
3 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
1 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Test Planning
2 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (33.33%) Network Management
2 5 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 5 (33.33%) SDLC
2 5 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Change Management
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps
3 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Release Management
3 2 (13.33%) TDD
3 2 (13.33%) User Stories
3 2 (13.33%) V-Model
3 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) PowerShell
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) PHP
3 2 (13.33%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) Go
4 1 (6.67%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) DV Cleared
1 12 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (46.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) ECDL
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (33.33%) vSphere
2 5 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) Atlassian
3 2 (13.33%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Cloudera