Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 20 February 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 170 133 122
Rank change year-on-year -37 -11 -20
Contract jobs citing C 22 56 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.48% 1.21% 1.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.21% 2.87% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 38 60
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% -0.65%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £288
90th Percentile £475 £556 £510
England median daily rate £475 £448 £400
% change year-on-year +6.15% +11.88% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 16
Yorkshire median hourly rate £42.50 £36.25 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.24% +21.85% -16.20%
10th Percentile £35.25 £13.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £45.00 £43.75 £45.00
England median hourly rate £42.00 £41.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +2.44% +5.13% +11.43%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,820 1,950 2,287
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 39.33% 42.08% 38.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,290 1,322 1,520
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +10.70%
10th Percentile £285 £276 £268
90th Percentile £538 £538 £538
England median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 26 36
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.53% -7.32% -37.88%
10th Percentile £32.25 £12.48 £13.50
90th Percentile £43.75 £43.13 £40.75
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.94%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for C in Yorkshire

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C in Yorkshire

C
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C in Yorkshire

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in Yorkshire

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing C in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for C in Yorkshire

C
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 February 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
West Yorkshire -34 16 £425 +13.33% 25
North Yorkshire 0 1 - - 9
South Yorkshire -4 1 - - 15
C
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for C.

1 6 (27.27%) HTML
1 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
1 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 5 (22.73%) Ajax
2 5 (22.73%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (22.73%) Automotive
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) Embedded C
2 5 (22.73%) CSS
3 4 (18.18%) XSLT
3 4 (18.18%) ERP
3 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
3 4 (18.18%) SAP
3 4 (18.18%) Classic ASP
3 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 4 (18.18%) C#
3 4 (18.18%) C++
3 4 (18.18%) RPG
3 4 (18.18%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) VB
3 4 (18.18%) .NET
3 4 (18.18%) QAD
3 4 (18.18%) VB6
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (18.18%) FMCG
3 4 (18.18%) MISRA
4 3 (13.64%) CANoe
4 3 (13.64%) GDPR

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (4.55%) Confluence
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (18.18%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) DB2
3 1 (4.55%) Apache Hive
3 1 (4.55%) Big Data
3 1 (4.55%) QlikView
3 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 3 (13.64%) CANoe
3 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.55%) Gradle
4 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.55%) JIRA
4 1 (4.55%) Maven
4 1 (4.55%) SonarQube
4 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 5 (22.73%) Automotive
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Local Government
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Multimedia
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Developer
1 6 (27.27%) Embedded Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Software Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Embedded C Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Mainframe Tester
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Tester
4 2 (9.09%) Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Android Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Automation Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Business Change Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Business Change Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) QlikView Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) HTML
2 5 (22.73%) Ajax
2 5 (22.73%) CSS
3 4 (18.18%) .NET
3 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 4 (18.18%) Classic ASP
3 4 (18.18%) XSLT
4 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 2 (9.09%) HTML5
5 1 (4.55%) Android NDK
5 1 (4.55%) Android SDK
5 1 (4.55%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (4.55%) CSS3
5 1 (4.55%) Ionic Framework
5 1 (4.55%) JSON
5 1 (4.55%) Node.js
5 1 (4.55%) React
5 1 (4.55%) React Native
5 1 (4.55%) REST
5 1 (4.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) FMCG
2 2 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (9.09%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.55%) CAN bus
3 1 (4.55%) Robotics
3 1 (4.55%) STB
3 1 (4.55%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Android
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (18.18%) ERP
3 2 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
3 2 (9.09%) Project Management
3 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 1 (4.55%) Android Development
4 1 (4.55%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 1 (4.55%) BDD
4 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Coaching
4 1 (4.55%) Data Transformation
4 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
4 1 (4.55%) KYC
4 1 (4.55%) Machine Learning
4 1 (4.55%) Project Governance
4 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.55%) User Stories
4 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 5 (22.73%) Embedded C
3 4 (18.18%) C#
3 4 (18.18%) C++
3 4 (18.18%) RPG
3 4 (18.18%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) VB
3 4 (18.18%) VB6
4 3 (13.64%) Java
4 3 (13.64%) MATLAB
5 2 (9.09%) COBOL
5 2 (9.09%) Embedded C++
5 2 (9.09%) JCL
6 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) CCNP
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) MISRA
2 3 (13.64%) GDPR
2 3 (13.64%) QA
3 2 (9.09%) MISRA C
4 1 (4.55%) ISO 26262
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) QAD
2 4 (18.18%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) ArcSight
3 1 (4.55%) Blue Coat
3 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) F5
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat