Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 52 75
Rank change year-on-year -28 +23 -24
Contract jobs citing C 10 116 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.09% 4.98% 2.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.16% 12.46% 5.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 86 23
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £440 £322 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.65% +3.87% -6.06%
10th Percentile £403 £220 £231
90th Percentile £775 £525 £488
North East median daily rate £440 £323 £310
% change year-on-year +36.22% +4.19% -6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 2
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £46.42 £36.00 £14.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.93% +154.87% -7.38%
10th Percentile £43.03 £27.25 £13.11
90th Percentile £47.80 £37.00 £16.04
North East median hourly rate £47.50 £36.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year +31.94% +166.67% -4.42%

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 316 931 578
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 34.35% 39.94% 37.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 665 379
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £388 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £265 £259 £263
90th Percentile £550 £506 £561
North East median daily rate £380 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +8.57% -6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 31 15
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.77% +20.37% -1.82%
10th Percentile £19.90 £28.00 £13.45
90th Percentile £48.05 £43.00 £41.30
North East median hourly rate £45.00 £29.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +55.17% +45.00% +31.15%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 -21 10 £440 +35.80% 6
C
North East

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for C.

1 4 (40.00%) C++
1 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Ruby
3 2 (20.00%) Capita
3 2 (20.00%) SysML
3 2 (20.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (20.00%) Puppet
3 2 (20.00%) Splunk
3 2 (20.00%) Transition Management
3 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (20.00%) New Relic
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (20.00%) Ansible
3 2 (20.00%) Docker
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Datadog
3 2 (20.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (20.00%) Packer
3 2 (20.00%) PMP
3 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (20.00%) Nagios
3 2 (20.00%) Middleware
3 2 (20.00%) Python

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (10.00%) InfoPath
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) Datadog
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (20.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Automotive
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) IT Manager
1 2 (20.00%) IT Programme Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 2 (20.00%) Programme Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Transition Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Programme Director
2 1 (10.00%) Senior PMO
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Document Management
3 2 (20.00%) Escalation Management
3 2 (20.00%) Network Design
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) OOD
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Programme Governance
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) SysML
3 2 (20.00%) Transition Management
3 2 (20.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (10.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (10.00%) Network Segmentation
4 1 (10.00%) Privileged Access Management
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
2 2 (20.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (20.00%) PMP
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Ansible
1 2 (20.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (20.00%) Nagios
1 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (20.00%) Packer
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
1 2 (20.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Capita
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) New Relic
2 2 (20.00%) Splunk