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 25 June 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
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 41 27
Rank change year-on-year +12 -14  
Contract jobs citing C 5 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 1.76% 0.63% 2.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.17% 2.56% 12.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £273 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +6.45% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £28.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  

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 81 117 74
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 28.52% 24.48% 23.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 69 47
Median daily rate £263 £363 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.58% +16.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £290 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £480 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 11
Median hourly rate £31.00 £22.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.77% -5.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £20.50 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £36.50 £39.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 25 June 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
Leamington Spa - 4 - -
Gaydon - 1 - -
C
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 8 (53.33%) C++
2 5 (33.33%) XML
3 4 (26.67%) XSLT
3 4 (26.67%) HTML
3 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
3 4 (26.67%) Python
3 4 (26.67%) Assembly Language
3 4 (26.67%) Validation
3 4 (26.67%) Doxygen
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (26.67%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) Automotive
4 3 (20.00%) Embedded C
5 2 (13.33%) UML
5 2 (13.33%) TargetLink
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (6.67%) SysML
6 1 (6.67%) VMware
6 1 (6.67%) Degree
6 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
6 1 (6.67%) ZigBee
6 1 (6.67%) RIA
6 1 (6.67%) SCCM
6 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.67%) 3PAR

C
Co-occurring 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%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Doxygen
2 2 (13.33%) TargetLink
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (6.67%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Bluetooth
1 1 (6.67%) FlexRay
1 1 (6.67%) SSL
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (6.67%) Wireless
1 1 (6.67%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (20.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Author
1 4 (26.67%) Technical Author
2 2 (13.33%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Communications Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
3 1 (6.67%) Lead Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
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
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Performance Analysis
1 4 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
1 4 (26.67%) Validation
2 3 (20.00%) Project Management
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) UML
4 1 (6.67%) Bug Management
4 1 (6.67%) Coaching
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
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%) Service Design
4 1 (6.67%) SSADM
4 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.67%) Yourdon
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) C++
2 4 (26.67%) Assembly Language
2 4 (26.67%) Python
3 3 (20.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) 3PAR
1 1 (6.67%) HP
1 1 (6.67%) MathWorks
1 1 (6.67%) VMware