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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 77 42 37
Rank change year-on-year -35 -5  
Contract jobs citing C 2 25 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.34% 3.58% 2.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.79% 9.12% 6.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 15 5
Median daily rate £450 £313 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.00% -2.34%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +12.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.75% -56.42%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11%  

C is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 253 274 203
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 42.88% 39.26% 45.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 179 139
Median daily rate £350 £338 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +5.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £277 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £529 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 3
Median hourly rate £38.75 £18.13 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +113.79% -42.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £15.83 £19.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £20.43 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear citing C as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -34 2 £450 +44.00% 6
C
North East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 13 (46.43%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Java
3 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
4 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 7 (25.00%) VB
5 7 (25.00%) Oracle
5 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 6 (21.43%) Migration
6 6 (21.43%) ITIL
6 6 (21.43%) Linux
7 5 (17.86%) Unix
7 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
7 5 (17.86%) WebLogic
7 5 (17.86%) Perl
7 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
8 4 (14.29%) Open Source
8 4 (14.29%) SaaS
8 4 (14.29%) PaaS
8 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
8 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
8 4 (14.29%) Change Management
8 4 (14.29%) Automated Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Ruby
8 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (14.29%) Data Management
8 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
8 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 4 (14.29%) .NET
8 4 (14.29%) Python
8 4 (14.29%) SQL

C
Top Related 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 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
1 5 (17.86%) WebLogic
2 3 (10.71%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (10.71%) Tuxedo
3 1 (3.57%) AquaLogic
3 1 (3.57%) MQSeries
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Project
2 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) IaaS
1 4 (14.29%) PaaS
1 4 (14.29%) SaaS
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.57%) BODI
3 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) GCC
1 2 (7.14%) GDB
1 2 (7.14%) ProC
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 3 (10.71%) Administrator
3 3 (10.71%) Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Applications Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Applications Support Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Applications Support
3 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (10.71%) Technologist
3 3 (10.71%) VB Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Development Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Operations Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Technologist
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Deployment Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) .NET
2 3 (10.71%) HTML
2 3 (10.71%) XML
3 1 (3.57%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (3.57%) J2EE
3 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (7.14%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.57%) Device Driver
2 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Linux
3 5 (17.86%) Unix
3 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.71%) Solaris
4 3 (10.71%) Windows XP
5 2 (7.14%) MVS
5 2 (7.14%) VME
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.57%) AIX
6 1 (3.57%) Android
6 1 (3.57%) HPUX
6 1 (3.57%) OS/390
6 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) ITIL
1 6 (21.43%) Migration
2 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (14.29%) Automated Testing
2 4 (14.29%) Change Management
2 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 4 (14.29%) Data Management
2 4 (14.29%) DevOps
2 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 4 (14.29%) Open Source
2 4 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 3 (10.71%) Integration Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.14%) Multithreaded Programming
4 2 (7.14%) Multithreading
4 2 (7.14%) Project Planning
4 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) Java
2 7 (25.00%) VB
3 5 (17.86%) Perl
4 4 (14.29%) Python
4 4 (14.29%) Ruby
4 4 (14.29%) SQL
5 3 (10.71%) C#
5 3 (10.71%) C++
5 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
6 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
6 2 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) A+ Certification
4 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.57%) MCSA
4 1 (3.57%) MCSE
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) Firmware
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) CA
3 2 (7.14%) Sun
4 1 (3.57%) Axway
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) F5
4 1 (3.57%) HP
4 1 (3.57%) IBM
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.57%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.57%) VMware