The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
South East / West Sussex
Rank 45 48 57
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9  
Contract jobs citing C 15 18 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.97% 3.13% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.62% 8.18% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 1
Median daily rate £550 £413 £251
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +64.67%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
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 West Sussex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 174 220 187
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 34.46% 38.26% 35.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 117 122
Median daily rate £468 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.57% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 6
Median hourly rate £51.25 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.58% +6.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £37.50 £34.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £46.05 £42.50
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 West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C in West Sussex

C
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C in West Sussex over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C in West Sussex

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in West Sussex

C
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 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
Gatwick -4 7 £550 -
Crawley +6 6 £295 -37.89% 3
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for C.

1 12 (54.55%) Unix
2 11 (50.00%) Linux
3 10 (45.45%) Java
4 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
4 9 (40.91%) Oracle
4 9 (40.91%) HTML
4 9 (40.91%) Python
4 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (40.91%) Jenkins
5 8 (36.36%) Degree
6 7 (31.82%) ProC
6 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
6 7 (31.82%) Apache
6 7 (31.82%) Tomcat
6 7 (31.82%) AIX
6 7 (31.82%) WebLogic
6 7 (31.82%) Perl
6 7 (31.82%) PHP
6 7 (31.82%) nginx
6 7 (31.82%) SDLC
6 7 (31.82%) Open Source
6 7 (31.82%) Waterfall
6 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
6 7 (31.82%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (31.82%) Docker
7 6 (27.27%) C++
8 5 (22.73%) Test Management
9 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
9 4 (18.18%) Performance Testing
9 4 (18.18%) Security Testing

C
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 7 (31.82%) Apache
1 7 (31.82%) nginx
1 7 (31.82%) Tomcat
1 7 (31.82%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (4.55%) SAP ERP
1 1 (4.55%) SAP PSCD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) LAN
1 1 (4.55%) MPLS
1 1 (4.55%) NAS
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.55%) VPN
1 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (4.55%) SAP BW
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Jenkins
2 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
2 7 (31.82%) ProC
3 2 (9.09%) JIRA
3 2 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Back Office
3 1 (4.55%) General Ledger
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Architect
2 7 (31.82%) Oracle Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Test Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Java Programmer
4 2 (9.09%) Programmer
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Build Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Java Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (4.55%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) HTML
2 2 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (4.55%) JSP
3 1 (4.55%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.55%) BYOD
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) iSeries
2 1 (4.55%) Life Science
2 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Unix
2 11 (50.00%) Linux
3 7 (31.82%) AIX
4 4 (18.18%) Windows
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
2 7 (31.82%) Open Source
2 7 (31.82%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (31.82%) SDLC
2 7 (31.82%) Waterfall
3 5 (22.73%) Test Management
4 4 (18.18%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 4 (18.18%) Performance Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Security Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 4 (18.18%) Test Strategy
5 3 (13.64%) Multithreading
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.09%) DevOps
6 2 (9.09%) Physics
7 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (4.55%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) Java
2 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
2 9 (40.91%) Python
3 7 (31.82%) Perl
3 7 (31.82%) PHP
4 6 (27.27%) C++
5 3 (13.64%) SQL
6 2 (9.09%) Assembly Language
6 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.55%) C#
7 1 (4.55%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.55%) ISO13485
2 1 (4.55%) PMBOK
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Docker
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (4.55%) vSphere
3 1 (4.55%) XenApp
3 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) HP
3 3 (13.64%) VMware
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.55%) SAP
5 1 (4.55%) webMethods
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