Period
to 22 November 2017

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 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 140 125
Rank change year-on-year -12 -15 +14
Contract jobs citing C 31 67 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.70% 1.23% 1.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.85% 2.84% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 44 81
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +2.74% +1.74%
10th Percentile £404 £303 £300
90th Percentile £738 £438 £488
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 24
Yorkshire median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £41.25 £14.01 £14.13
90th Percentile £43.75 £47.50 £45.00
England median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.90% +10.00%

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 1678 2362 2340
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 37.79% 43.34% 38.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1234 1603 1580
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.68% +9.23%
10th Percentile £298 £282 £263
90th Percentile £529 £538 £513
England median daily rate £462 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +8.71% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 29 36
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £14.87 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +169.09% -24.73% -21.00%
10th Percentile £16.70 £12.95 £11.13
90th Percentile £41.53 £47.50 £46.25
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.45
% change year-on-year +6.67% +0.13% +21.79%

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 22 November 2017.

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
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 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
West Yorkshire +5 24 £500 +49.25% 16
South Yorkshire -3 2 £400 - 7
C
England

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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for C.

1 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.81%) SQL
3 6 (19.35%) Java
4 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.13%) HP
4 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
4 5 (16.13%) Scrum
5 4 (12.90%) IBM
5 4 (12.90%) Linux
5 4 (12.90%) Python
5 4 (12.90%) C++
5 4 (12.90%) Windows
6 3 (9.68%) Unix
6 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
6 3 (9.68%) SLA
6 3 (9.68%) Cisco
6 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (9.68%) A+ Certification
6 3 (9.68%) NetApp
6 3 (9.68%) NHS
6 3 (9.68%) Project Management
6 3 (9.68%) VMware
6 3 (9.68%) Military
6 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
6 3 (9.68%) e-Learning
6 3 (9.68%) Banking
6 3 (9.68%) Billing
6 3 (9.68%) Document Management

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 (3.23%) Confluence
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.23%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Intranet
2 1 (3.23%) Bluetooth
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.45%) DataStage
1 2 (6.45%) DB2
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (6.45%) SAP BW
2 1 (3.23%) Apache Hive
2 1 (3.23%) Big Data
2 1 (3.23%) QlikView
2 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.45%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) Android Studio
2 1 (3.23%) CANoe
2 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.23%) Gradle
2 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (9.68%) Banking
1 3 (9.68%) Billing
1 3 (9.68%) Military
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Local Government
3 1 (3.23%) Games
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (16.13%) Developer
2 4 (12.90%) Analyst
2 4 (12.90%) Business Analyst
2 4 (12.90%) Tester
3 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 3 (9.68%) Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) Data Centre Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Head of Delivery
3 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Technical Support
4 2 (6.45%) DataStage Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) DataStage Designer
4 2 (6.45%) Designer
4 2 (6.45%) Head of Digital
4 2 (6.45%) Mainframe Tester
4 2 (6.45%) Senior DataStage Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Android NDK
1 1 (3.23%) Android SDK
1 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
1 1 (3.23%) CSS
1 1 (3.23%) CSS3
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
1 1 (3.23%) HTML5
1 1 (3.23%) Ionic Framework
1 1 (3.23%) ODBC
1 1 (3.23%) SOAP
1 1 (3.23%) Web Services
1 1 (3.23%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.68%) e-Learning
2 3 (9.68%) HP Storage
2 3 (9.68%) NHS
3 2 (6.45%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (6.45%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.23%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (3.23%) Robotics
4 1 (3.23%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Linux
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Unix
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.45%) AIX
3 2 (6.45%) Android
3 2 (6.45%) Solaris
4 1 (3.23%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (16.13%) Scrum
3 3 (9.68%) Analytics
3 3 (9.68%) Coaching
3 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
3 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
3 3 (9.68%) Document Management
3 3 (9.68%) Logistics
3 3 (9.68%) Mathematics
3 3 (9.68%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (9.68%) Process Improvement
3 3 (9.68%) Project Management
3 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
3 3 (9.68%) System Testing
3 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
4 2 (6.45%) ETL Development
4 2 (6.45%) IT Strategy
4 2 (6.45%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (6.45%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) Java
3 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.90%) C++
4 4 (12.90%) Python
5 2 (6.45%) COBOL
5 2 (6.45%) JCL
6 1 (3.23%) C#
6 1 (3.23%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.23%) Embedded C++
6 1 (3.23%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) A+ Certification
1 3 (9.68%) MCDST
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
2 2 (6.45%) GDPR
3 1 (3.23%) ISO 26262
3 1 (3.23%) MISRA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) SCCM
1 3 (9.68%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) HP
2 4 (12.90%) IBM
3 3 (9.68%) Cisco
3 3 (9.68%) NetApp
3 3 (9.68%) VMware
3 3 (9.68%) Xerox
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle
4 2 (6.45%) SAP
4 2 (6.45%) Sun
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft