Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 30 30 45
Rank change year-on-year 0 +15 -6
Contract jobs citing C 7 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 2.98% 1.32% 0.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.86% 4.04% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Suffolk median daily rate £425 £425 -
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £381
% change year-on-year - +11.48% -4.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Suffolk median hourly rate - - £21.88
East of England median hourly rate £45.50 £42.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +8.33% -1.18% +6.25%

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 102 99 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 43.40% 32.78% 38.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 51 114
Suffolk median daily rate £375 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% -3.13% -
10th Percentile £276 £250 £236
90th Percentile £474 £500 £525
East of England median daily rate £435 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +5.45% +10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Suffolk median hourly rate - £27.50 £23.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +16.77% +177.06%
East of England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.25 £42.35
% change year-on-year +11.80% -4.96% +8.59%

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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 2019. 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 -1 2 £268 - 3
C
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 6 (85.71%) DV Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) CCNA
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Selenium
3 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 3 (42.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) SDLC
3 3 (42.86%) Systems Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Test Planning
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) vSphere
4 2 (28.57%) CentOS
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 2 (28.57%) User Stories
4 2 (28.57%) JIRA
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco

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