Period
to 23 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 April 2019 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 103 146 106
Rank change year-on-year +43 -40 +11
Contract jobs citing C 58 19 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.83% 0.57% 1.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.20% 1.22% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 28
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.86% -7.50%
10th Percentile £281 £241 £300
90th Percentile £438 £491 £556
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £43.75 £14.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.00% +209.73% -7.38%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £44.50 £43.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year +1.71% +34.62% +8.33%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,382 1,561 1,275
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 43.62% 46.74% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 932 1,102 903
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £313 £298 £285
90th Percentile £550 £538 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 27 14
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.25 £40.00 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.39% +92.77% +30.34%
10th Percentile £14.96 £34.95 £11.38
90th Percentile £26.37 £43.80 £39.20
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.86 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -47.86% +77.78% +9.76%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for C in West Yorkshire

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C in West Yorkshire

C
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C in West Yorkshire

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in West Yorkshire

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing C in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 April 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for C in West Yorkshire

C
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 April 2019. 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
Bradford - 30 £425 - 3
Leeds +30 27 £400 -5.88% 6
C
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for C.

1 39 (67.24%) C++
2 38 (65.52%) Java
3 36 (62.07%) Software Engineering
4 34 (58.62%) Linux
5 31 (53.45%) Android
5 31 (53.45%) Problem-Solving
6 29 (50.00%) Multithreading
7 11 (18.97%) Finance
8 9 (15.52%) Spring
9 8 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (13.79%) SQL
10 6 (10.34%) Oracle
10 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
11 5 (8.62%) Python
11 5 (8.62%) Scrum
11 5 (8.62%) BDD
11 5 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
11 5 (8.62%) Degree
11 5 (8.62%) Mathematics
12 4 (6.90%) Retail
12 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
12 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (6.90%) Tomcat
12 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
12 4 (6.90%) PL/SQL
12 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
12 4 (6.90%) REST
13 3 (5.17%) Octopus Deploy
13 3 (5.17%) Data Visualisation
13 3 (5.17%) Google Cloud Platform

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 4 (6.90%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.17%) Confluence
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.72%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.17%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (3.45%) Amazon S3
3 2 (3.45%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (3.45%) Serverless
4 1 (1.72%) GitHub
4 1 (1.72%) PaaS
4 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) Wireless
2 1 (1.72%) DNS
2 1 (1.72%) Firewall
2 1 (1.72%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.72%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.17%) Power BI
3 2 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.72%) MySQL
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Eclipse
1 3 (5.17%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.17%) Jenkins
1 3 (5.17%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (5.17%) TeamCity
1 3 (5.17%) YouTrack
2 2 (3.45%) Hamcrest
2 2 (3.45%) JUnit
2 2 (3.45%) Maven
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.72%) ProC
3 1 (1.72%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.72%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.72%) Xcode
General
1 11 (18.97%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Retail
3 3 (5.17%) Back Office
3 3 (5.17%) Electronics
3 3 (5.17%) Front Office
3 3 (5.17%) Social Science
4 2 (3.45%) Law
4 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.72%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 24 (41.38%) Developer
2 20 (34.48%) Linux Developer
3 16 (27.59%) Software Engineer
4 15 (25.86%) Embedded Engineer
4 15 (25.86%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 13 (22.41%) C++ Developer
6 12 (20.69%) Android Developer
7 10 (17.24%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Data Scientist
8 3 (5.17%) Designer
9 2 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (3.45%) 2nd Line Technical Support
9 2 (3.45%) AWS Developer
9 2 (3.45%) C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Desktop Support
9 2 (3.45%) Financial Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Report Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Technical Support
9 2 (3.45%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.52%) Spring
2 4 (6.90%) REST
3 3 (5.17%) .NET
3 3 (5.17%) AngularJS
3 3 (5.17%) D3.js
3 3 (5.17%) ggplot
3 3 (5.17%) Gherkin
3 3 (5.17%) GStreamer
3 3 (5.17%) RESTful
3 3 (5.17%) SOAP
3 3 (5.17%) Swagger
3 3 (5.17%) Tapestry
3 3 (5.17%) Web Services
4 1 (1.72%) HTML
4 1 (1.72%) J2EE
4 1 (1.72%) JSON
4 1 (1.72%) Kafka
4 1 (1.72%) LDAP
4 1 (1.72%) Qt
4 1 (1.72%) Qt Quick
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
1 3 (5.17%) Mobile App
1 3 (5.17%) N-Tier
1 3 (5.17%) Wiki
2 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.45%) e-Learning
2 2 (3.45%) PKI
3 1 (1.72%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.72%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 34 (58.62%) Linux
2 31 (53.45%) Android
3 2 (3.45%) Windows
3 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.45%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.72%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (62.07%) Software Engineering
2 31 (53.45%) Problem-Solving
3 29 (50.00%) Multithreading
4 8 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (8.62%) BDD
5 5 (8.62%) Mathematics
5 5 (8.62%) Scrum
6 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
7 3 (5.17%) Data Science
7 3 (5.17%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (5.17%) Scenario Testing
7 3 (5.17%) Sprint Planning
7 3 (5.17%) Sprint Retrospective
7 3 (5.17%) Sprint Review
7 3 (5.17%) Statistics
7 3 (5.17%) Story Points
7 3 (5.17%) Visualisation
7 3 (5.17%) Workflow
8 2 (3.45%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 39 (67.24%) C++
2 38 (65.52%) Java
3 8 (13.79%) SQL
4 5 (8.62%) Python
5 4 (6.90%) PL/SQL
6 3 (5.17%) Perl
7 2 (3.45%) Embedded C
7 2 (3.45%) Embedded C++
7 2 (3.45%) Java 8
8 1 (1.72%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.72%) C#
8 1 (1.72%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) Degree
2 3 (5.17%) Master's Degree
2 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.45%) A+ Certification
3 2 (3.45%) MCDST
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) ISO 22301
2 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (1.72%) Docker
1 1 (1.72%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (1.72%) OpenDJ
1 1 (1.72%) OpenIDM
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) AirWatch
1 1 (1.72%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.72%) Rancher
Vendors
1 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
1 6 (10.34%) Oracle
2 3 (5.17%) Cisco
2 3 (5.17%) Google
2 3 (5.17%) Tableau
3 2 (3.45%) Apple
3 2 (3.45%) Dell
3 2 (3.45%) NVIDIA
3 2 (3.45%) Xerox
4 1 (1.72%) MobileIron
4 1 (1.72%) VMware