Period
to 25 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 February 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 70 68
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2 -22
Contract jobs citing C 27 73 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.72% 3.77% 2.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.26% 9.16% 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 64 27
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.21% +3.13% -2.75%
10th Percentile £325 £243 £231
90th Percentile £440 £525 £475
North East median daily rate £400 £330 £320
% change year-on-year +21.21% +3.13% -2.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £37.50 £15.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +145.90% - -51.59%
10th Percentile £36.25 £13.23 £13.23
90th Percentile £38.75 £32.88 £16.38
North East median hourly rate £37.50 £15.25 £14.38
% change year-on-year +145.90% +6.09% -49.56%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 327 797 604
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 33.00% 41.17% 42.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 596 394
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £391 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.79% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £275
90th Percentile £550 £525 £538
North East median daily rate £378 £355 £375
% change year-on-year +6.34% -5.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 17 12
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +92.31% -32.17%
10th Percentile £24.60 £13.68 £13.56
90th Percentile £37.25 £55.25 £27.90
North East median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +92.31% -29.09%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for C in Tyne and Wear

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C in Tyne and Wear

C
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C in Tyne and Wear

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in Tyne and Wear

C
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 25 February 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +8 27 £400 +21.21% 9
C
North East

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for C.

1 16 (59.26%) ITIL
1 16 (59.26%) Windows
1 16 (59.26%) Linux
1 16 (59.26%) MVS
1 16 (59.26%) Tivoli
1 16 (59.26%) RACF
1 16 (59.26%) JCL
1 16 (59.26%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 16 (59.26%) Service Management
1 16 (59.26%) VSAM
1 16 (59.26%) ISPF
1 16 (59.26%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 15 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (55.56%) ITIL V3
2 15 (55.56%) Change Management
3 14 (51.85%) Shell Script
3 14 (51.85%) Data Management
3 14 (51.85%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 14 (51.85%) BMC
3 14 (51.85%) Red Hat
3 14 (51.85%) VMS
3 14 (51.85%) HP
3 14 (51.85%) AIX
3 14 (51.85%) HPUX
3 14 (51.85%) Solaris
3 14 (51.85%) Unix
3 14 (51.85%) IaaS
3 14 (51.85%) ServiceNow
3 14 (51.85%) Windows Server
3 14 (51.85%) VME

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (51.85%) IaaS
1 14 (51.85%) PaaS
1 14 (51.85%) SaaS
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.41%) Datadog
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Bluetooth
1 1 (3.70%) SMS
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.70%) Wireless
1 1 (3.70%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
1 2 (7.41%) TeamCity
1 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Operations Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) 1st Line Support
4 6 (22.22%) Support Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 4 (14.81%) Operational Support Analyst
6 4 (14.81%) Operations Support Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Transition Manager
8 2 (7.41%) C Developer
8 2 (7.41%) C/C++ Developer
8 2 (7.41%) C++ Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Developer
8 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) IT Manager
8 2 (7.41%) IT Programme Manager
8 2 (7.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) MVS Support
8 2 (7.41%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (59.26%) ISPF
2 1 (3.70%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (59.26%) VSAM
2 15 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (48.15%) Management Information System
4 2 (7.41%) User Experience
5 1 (3.70%) Blog
5 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Linux
1 16 (59.26%) MVS
1 16 (59.26%) Windows
2 14 (51.85%) AIX
2 14 (51.85%) HPUX
2 14 (51.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 14 (51.85%) Solaris
2 14 (51.85%) Unix
2 14 (51.85%) VME
2 14 (51.85%) VMS
2 14 (51.85%) Windows 2000 Server
2 14 (51.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) ITIL
1 16 (59.26%) Service Management
2 15 (55.56%) Change Management
2 15 (55.56%) ITIL V3
3 14 (51.85%) Data Management
3 14 (51.85%) Open Source
4 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
5 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 3 (11.11%) Transition Management
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.41%) DevOps
6 2 (7.41%) Escalation Management
6 2 (7.41%) Network Design
6 2 (7.41%) Programme Governance
6 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.41%) Statistics
7 1 (3.70%) Psychology
7 1 (3.70%) Release Management
7 1 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) JCL
2 14 (51.85%) PowerShell
2 14 (51.85%) Shell Script
3 4 (14.81%) C++
4 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
4 2 (7.41%) Java
4 2 (7.41%) Perl
4 2 (7.41%) Python
4 2 (7.41%) Ruby
5 1 (3.70%) Embedded C
5 1 (3.70%) VC++
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
2 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
3 2 (7.41%) PMP
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (59.26%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 16 (59.26%) RACF
2 14 (51.85%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (7.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (59.26%) Tivoli
1 16 (59.26%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 2 (7.41%) Ansible
2 2 (7.41%) Kubernetes
2 2 (7.41%) Nagios
2 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.41%) Packer
2 2 (7.41%) Puppet
2 2 (7.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) BMC
1 14 (51.85%) HP
1 14 (51.85%) Red Hat
1 14 (51.85%) ServiceNow
2 2 (7.41%) Capita
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco
2 2 (7.41%) New Relic
2 2 (7.41%) Splunk
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft