Period
to 18 December 2018

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 18 December 2018 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 134 120
Rank change year-on-year +3 -14 -12
Contract jobs citing C 38 20 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.10% 0.66% 1.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.49% 1.59% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 35
West Yorkshire median daily rate £406 £475 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.47% +37.68% -10.97%
10th Percentile £250 £320 £300
90th Percentile £496 £738 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £438 £381
% change year-on-year -8.57% +14.75% -4.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £42.50 - £27.75
10th Percentile £38.75 - £15.83
90th Percentile £46.25 - £40.68
Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.50 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -2.35% - +8.97%

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 1,529 1,255 1,508
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 44.23% 41.28% 44.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,086 945 1,054
West Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £311 £298 £277
90th Percentile £538 £538 £530
Yorkshire median daily rate £404 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +0.94% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 12 8
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.28 £40.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.80% +201.89% -28.38%
10th Percentile £13.81 £40.00 £10.69
90th Percentile £38.83 £40.00 £30.63
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.25 £40.00 £14.87
% change year-on-year -49.39% +169.09% -23.77%

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 18 December 2018.

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 18 December 2018. 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 +6 24 £400 -23.81% 14
Halifax +1 5 £423 -0.59% 2
C
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, 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 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (34.21%) Java
3 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
3 10 (26.32%) Finance
4 9 (23.68%) Linux
4 9 (23.68%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (21.05%) C++
5 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Excel
6 7 (18.42%) Android
7 6 (15.79%) Git (software)
7 6 (15.79%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (15.79%) Electronics
7 6 (15.79%) Scrum
7 6 (15.79%) TDD
7 6 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (15.79%) OO
8 5 (13.16%) Oracle
8 5 (13.16%) JUnit
8 5 (13.16%) Embedded C
9 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
9 4 (10.53%) HTML
9 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
9 4 (10.53%) CSS
9 4 (10.53%) LDAP
9 4 (10.53%) Eclipse
9 4 (10.53%) Retail
9 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
9 4 (10.53%) Law
9 4 (10.53%) Problem Management
9 4 (10.53%) Qt

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 (10.53%) Confluence
2 3 (7.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (5.26%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.26%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (7.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon S3
2 2 (5.26%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (5.26%) Serverless
3 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (7.89%) 3G
2 3 (7.89%) 4G
2 3 (7.89%) Bluetooth
2 3 (7.89%) DLNA
2 3 (7.89%) Internet
2 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.89%) UPnP
3 2 (5.26%) HTTP
4 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (5.26%) InterSystems Cache
2 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.16%) JUnit
3 4 (10.53%) Eclipse
3 4 (10.53%) gulp
4 3 (7.89%) Bitbucket
4 3 (7.89%) GCC
4 3 (7.89%) GDB
4 3 (7.89%) GoogleTest
4 3 (7.89%) Grunt
4 3 (7.89%) JIRA
4 3 (7.89%) Mockito
5 2 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (5.26%) Hamcrest
5 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.26%) Maven
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (5.26%) ProC
6 1 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.63%) YouTrack
General
1 10 (26.32%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Electronics
3 4 (10.53%) Law
3 4 (10.53%) Retail
3 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Back Office
4 1 (2.63%) Front Office
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Software Engineer
2 7 (18.42%) Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Embedded Engineer
2 7 (18.42%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Financial Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Report Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Transformation Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (7.89%) 2nd Line Technical Support
5 3 (7.89%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Support Officer
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Support
5 3 (7.89%) UI Developer
6 2 (5.26%) AWS Developer
6 2 (5.26%) DBA
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (5.26%) Project Officer
6 2 (5.26%) Project Support Officer
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) AngularJS
1 4 (10.53%) CSS
1 4 (10.53%) HTML
1 4 (10.53%) LDAP
1 4 (10.53%) Node.js
1 4 (10.53%) Qt
2 3 (7.89%) CSS3
2 3 (7.89%) HTML5
2 3 (7.89%) J2EE
2 3 (7.89%) JNI
2 3 (7.89%) jQuery
2 3 (7.89%) React
2 3 (7.89%) RESTful
2 3 (7.89%) Sass
2 3 (7.89%) STL
3 2 (5.26%) Middleware
3 2 (5.26%) OC4J
3 2 (5.26%) Spring
4 1 (2.63%) REST
4 1 (2.63%) Tapestry
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) DataPower
1 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.89%) BeagleBone
2 3 (7.89%) e-Learning
2 3 (7.89%) MPEG
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.63%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.63%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Linux
2 7 (18.42%) Android
3 6 (15.79%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.26%) Unix
5 1 (2.63%) Android TV
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
3 9 (23.68%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (15.79%) OO
4 6 (15.79%) Scrum
4 6 (15.79%) TDD
5 4 (10.53%) Capacity Management
5 4 (10.53%) Multithreading
5 4 (10.53%) Problem Management
5 4 (10.53%) Technical Leadership
6 3 (7.89%) BDD
6 3 (7.89%) Logistics
6 3 (7.89%) Mathematics
6 3 (7.89%) OOP
6 3 (7.89%) Process Improvement
6 3 (7.89%) Programme Management
6 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.89%) UML
6 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) Java
2 8 (21.05%) C++
3 5 (13.16%) Embedded C
4 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.89%) C#
5 3 (7.89%) PL/SQL
5 3 (7.89%) SQL
6 2 (5.26%) Java 8
6 2 (5.26%) Perl
6 2 (5.26%) Python
6 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) A+ Certification
1 3 (7.89%) MCDST
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
1 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.63%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) HNC
2 1 (2.63%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) SLA
2 2 (5.26%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.26%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (2.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Ansible
1 2 (5.26%) Data Guard
1 2 (5.26%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (5.26%) Terraform
2 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.63%) Rancher
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle
2 3 (7.89%) Adobe
2 3 (7.89%) Apple
2 3 (7.89%) Cisco
2 3 (7.89%) Dell
2 3 (7.89%) Google
2 3 (7.89%) Xerox
3 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.63%) BMC
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft