The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
West Midlands / Warwickshire
Rank 28 33 32
Rank change year-on-year +5 -1  
Contract jobs citing C 10 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 2.92% 1.48% 1.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.35% 6.85% 7.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
Median daily rate £343 £250 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.00% -13.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £250 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £312 £308
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +12.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £23.95 £19.61 £30.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.13% -35.06%  
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 Warwickshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 81 73 99
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 23.62% 21.60% 27.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 38 58
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £230 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 19
Median hourly rate £25.00 £19.61 £30.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.48% -35.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £15.68 £25.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.45 £19.61 £37.10
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 Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C in Warwickshire

C
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C in Warwickshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C in Warwickshire

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in Warwickshire

C
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Warwick +2 4 £575 +75.57%
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £260 -
C
West Midlands

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for C.

1 5 (33.33%) C++
1 5 (33.33%) XML
1 5 (33.33%) Python
2 4 (26.67%) XSLT
2 4 (26.67%) HTML
2 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
2 4 (26.67%) Doxygen
2 4 (26.67%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Embedded C
3 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (13.33%) C#
4 2 (13.33%) Automotive
4 2 (13.33%) Bluetooth
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) Windows
4 2 (13.33%) IBM
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) MS Office
4 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (13.33%) UML
5 1 (6.67%) RAD
5 1 (6.67%) SSADM
5 1 (6.67%) RUP
5 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (6.67%) SAS
5 1 (6.67%) Struts

C
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (6.67%) Liferay
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Doxygen
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
3 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (6.67%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Bluetooth
1 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) FlexRay
2 1 (6.67%) RFID
2 1 (6.67%) SSL
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) VPN
2 1 (6.67%) Wireless
2 1 (6.67%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (13.33%) Automotive
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Author
1 4 (26.67%) Technical Author
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Android Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (6.67%) IT Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) IT Support
3 1 (6.67%) Lead Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) XML
2 4 (26.67%) HTML
2 4 (26.67%) XSLT
3 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (6.67%) J2EE
3 1 (6.67%) Spring
3 1 (6.67%) Struts
3 1 (6.67%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) AS400
1 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (6.67%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Android
2 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) UML
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) AOP
4 1 (6.67%) Coaching
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Logistics
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) RAD
4 1 (6.67%) RUP
4 1 (6.67%) Schematic Capture
4 1 (6.67%) SDLC
4 1 (6.67%) SSADM
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.67%) Yourdon
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) C++
1 5 (33.33%) Python
2 3 (20.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (13.33%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.67%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) 3PAR
2 1 (6.67%) arcserve
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) VMware