Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 68 69
Rank change year-on-year -11 +1 -16
Contract jobs citing C 15 19 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.42% 1.50% 1.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.87% 4.12% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 8
West Sussex median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £363 £293 £321
90th Percentile £588 £423 £491
South East median daily rate £400 £369 £363
% change year-on-year +8.47% +1.72% +3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 6
West Sussex median hourly rate £44.50 £50.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.00% +5.26% +13.10%
10th Percentile £42.25 £50.00 £34.13
90th Percentile £46.75 £50.00 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 388 461 496
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 36.85% 36.30% 41.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 253 319
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +8.84% +8.09%
10th Percentile £295 £261 £281
90th Percentile £566 £525 £520
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 21 17
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £43.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.47% +14.67% +25.21%
10th Percentile £42.48 £33.75 £30.00
90th Percentile £51.00 £50.00 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +11.80% +7.33% +7.14%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

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 6 months to 23 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 23 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
Horsham -3 7 £395 -1.25%
Worthing -5 4 £575 -
Crawley -5 1 £350 -12.50%
C
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for C.

1 8 (53.33%) SOA
1 8 (53.33%) Business Analysis
2 7 (46.67%) Requirements Management
2 7 (46.67%) Use Case
2 7 (46.67%) Scenario Testing
2 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) Process Management
3 6 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
3 6 (40.00%) UML
3 6 (40.00%) Project Management
4 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
5 3 (20.00%) C#
5 3 (20.00%) C++
5 3 (20.00%) Coaching
5 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (13.33%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (13.33%) IEC 62304
6 2 (13.33%) QA
6 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
6 2 (13.33%) Identity Management
6 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
7 1 (6.67%) GDPR
7 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
7 1 (6.67%) Legal
7 1 (6.67%) Linux

C
Co-occurring 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 1 (6.67%) Confluence
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (6.67%) Avionics
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Analyst
2 8 (53.33%) Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Business Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) GDPR Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) SOA Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Software Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) UML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Business Analysis
1 8 (53.33%) SOA
2 7 (46.67%) Requirements Management
2 7 (46.67%) Scenario Testing
2 7 (46.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (46.67%) Use Case
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
3 6 (40.00%) Process Management
3 6 (40.00%) Project Management
3 6 (40.00%) UML
4 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
5 3 (20.00%) Coaching
5 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (13.33%) Identity Management
6 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
6 2 (13.33%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
7 1 (6.67%) BPMN
7 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) C#
1 3 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) IEC 62304
1 2 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (6.67%) GDPR
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Atlassian
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle