Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 140 110
Rank change year-on-year +5 -30 +15
Contract jobs citing C 24 35 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.79% 0.97% 1.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.90% 2.18% 4.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 30 68
West Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £335 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +49.25% -2.90% -2.13%
10th Percentile £410 £300 £300
90th Percentile £738 £438 £488
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.74% +1.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 19
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £15.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -61.88% +23.08%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +23.08%

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 1261 1604 1742
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 41.29% 44.53% 39.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 949 1114 1176
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £268
90th Percentile £525 £525 £513
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £355
% change year-on-year - +12.68% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 26
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +196.30% -30.77% -18.75%
10th Percentile £35.50 £12.90 £12.69
90th Percentile £40.20 £32.50 £47.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £14.87 £19.75
% change year-on-year +169.09% -24.73% -21.00%

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 22 November 2017.

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
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 22 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
Leeds -3 21 £525 +57.78% 6
Halifax +15 1 £425 +6.25%
C
Yorkshire

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

1 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) SQL
3 6 (25.00%) Java
4 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.83%) HP
4 5 (20.83%) Scrum
4 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
5 4 (16.67%) Linux
5 4 (16.67%) Python
5 4 (16.67%) Windows
6 3 (12.50%) Unix
6 3 (12.50%) C++
6 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (12.50%) SLA
6 3 (12.50%) Cisco
6 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (12.50%) A+ Certification
6 3 (12.50%) NetApp
6 3 (12.50%) NHS
6 3 (12.50%) Project Management
6 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 3 (12.50%) VMware
6 3 (12.50%) Military
6 3 (12.50%) e-Learning
6 3 (12.50%) Banking
6 3 (12.50%) Billing
6 3 (12.50%) Document Management
6 3 (12.50%) Logistics
6 3 (12.50%) Mathematics

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 1 (4.17%) Confluence
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
1 1 (4.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) DB2
1 2 (8.33%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) Android Studio
2 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.17%) Gradle
2 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (12.50%) Banking
1 3 (12.50%) Billing
1 3 (12.50%) Military
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Local Government
3 1 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (16.67%) Developer
1 4 (16.67%) Tester
2 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Technical Support
2 3 (12.50%) Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) Data Centre Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Head of Delivery
2 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Technical Support
3 2 (8.33%) Head of Digital
3 2 (8.33%) Mainframe Tester
3 2 (8.33%) Procurement Specialist
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Tester
4 1 (4.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) SAP Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Android NDK
1 1 (4.17%) Android SDK
1 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.17%) CSS
1 1 (4.17%) CSS3
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
1 1 (4.17%) HTML5
1 1 (4.17%) Ionic Framework
1 1 (4.17%) SOAP
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
1 1 (4.17%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) e-Learning
2 3 (12.50%) HP Storage
2 3 (12.50%) NHS
3 2 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (8.33%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.17%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (4.17%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Unix
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.33%) AIX
3 2 (8.33%) Android
3 2 (8.33%) Solaris
4 1 (4.17%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (4.17%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.83%) Scrum
3 3 (12.50%) Analytics
3 3 (12.50%) Coaching
3 3 (12.50%) Document Management
3 3 (12.50%) Logistics
3 3 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 3 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 3 (12.50%) Project Management
3 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 2 (8.33%) Data Extraction
4 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (8.33%) High Availability
4 2 (8.33%) IT Strategy
4 2 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) Java
3 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) Python
5 3 (12.50%) C++
6 2 (8.33%) COBOL
6 2 (8.33%) JCL
7 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) A+ Certification
1 3 (12.50%) MCDST
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (8.33%) GDPR
2 2 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) SCCM
1 3 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) HP
2 3 (12.50%) Cisco
2 3 (12.50%) NetApp
2 3 (12.50%) VMware
2 3 (12.50%) Xerox
3 2 (8.33%) IBM
3 2 (8.33%) SAP
3 2 (8.33%) Sun