Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 138 123
Rank change year-on-year -26 -15 +12
Contract jobs citing C 37 45 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.76% 1.06% 1.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.74% 2.42% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 28 42
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £388 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +4.73% -4.52%
10th Percentile £306 £334 £237
90th Percentile £504 £586 £524
England median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 20
Yorkshire median hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.46% +72.19% -46.83%
10th Percentile £36.25 £13.45 £9.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £43.75 £42.28
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +9.59%

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 2,123 1,860 2,427
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 43.37% 43.81% 42.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,465 1,258 1,664
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.90% +13.24%
10th Percentile £297 £288 £275
90th Percentile £538 £538 £540
England median daily rate £475 £448 £425
% change year-on-year +6.15% +5.29% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 18 40
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +77.78% +7.14% -40.00%
10th Percentile £19.16 £12.31 £12.48
90th Percentile £47.00 £42.88 £42.25
England median hourly rate £40.50 £41.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year -2.41% +7.10% +10.71%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -29 19 £425 +16.44% 32
South Yorkshire -4 8 £325 -34.34% 14
North Yorkshire -8 1 - - 22
C
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 17 (45.95%) C++
2 16 (43.24%) Software Engineering
3 11 (29.73%) Linux
4 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (24.32%) Java
6 7 (18.92%) Scrum
6 7 (18.92%) Automotive
6 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
6 7 (18.92%) .NET
6 7 (18.92%) Oracle
6 7 (18.92%) Embedded C
7 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
8 5 (13.51%) HTML
8 5 (13.51%) Finance
8 5 (13.51%) Ajax
8 5 (13.51%) Multithreading
8 5 (13.51%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (10.81%) FMCG
9 4 (10.81%) Kanban
9 4 (10.81%) Degree
9 4 (10.81%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (10.81%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (10.81%) Embedded Linux
9 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (10.81%) QAD
9 4 (10.81%) STB
9 4 (10.81%) VB6
9 4 (10.81%) RPG
9 4 (10.81%) C#
9 4 (10.81%) VB

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 2 (5.41%) Confluence
2 1 (2.70%) Apache
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) Jetty
2 1 (2.70%) Mongrel
2 1 (2.70%) nginx
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Simulink
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (10.81%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) GitHub
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.70%) Google App Engine
2 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) DVB
1 2 (5.41%) Internet
1 2 (5.41%) NAS
1 2 (5.41%) SAN
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (2.70%) DHCP
2 1 (2.70%) DNS
2 1 (2.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) FTP
2 1 (2.70%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) IPsec
2 1 (2.70%) SSL
2 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) MySQL
3 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.41%) CANoe
3 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.41%) JIRA
4 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.70%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.70%) JUnit
4 1 (2.70%) Maven
4 1 (2.70%) SonarQube
4 1 (2.70%) Subversion
4 1 (2.70%) Travis CI
4 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (18.92%) Automotive
2 5 (13.51%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Electronics
4 1 (2.70%) Law
4 1 (2.70%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Embedded Engineer
1 10 (27.03%) Software Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Agile Coach
4 3 (8.11%) Agile Delivery Manager
4 3 (8.11%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Electronics Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Embedded C Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.70%) Administrator
6 1 (2.70%) Network Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Process Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.70%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) .NET
2 5 (13.51%) Ajax
2 5 (13.51%) HTML
3 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET
3 4 (10.81%) Classic ASP
3 4 (10.81%) CSS
3 4 (10.81%) XSLT
4 2 (5.41%) J2EE
4 2 (5.41%) Node.js
5 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.70%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (2.70%) Gherkin
5 1 (2.70%) HTML5
5 1 (2.70%) Middleware
5 1 (2.70%) Nightwatchjs
5 1 (2.70%) React
5 1 (2.70%) React Native
5 1 (2.70%) REST
5 1 (2.70%) Servlets
5 1 (2.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) FMCG
1 4 (10.81%) STB
2 3 (8.11%) User Experience
2 3 (8.11%) Video\Live Streaming
3 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.41%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.70%) CAN bus
4 1 (2.70%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.70%) Digital TV
4 1 (2.70%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Linux
2 4 (10.81%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (8.11%) Android
4 2 (5.41%) Unix
5 1 (2.70%) Debian
5 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Software Engineering
2 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.92%) Scrum
4 5 (13.51%) Multithreading
4 5 (13.51%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (10.81%) ERP
5 4 (10.81%) Kanban
5 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.11%) Business Analysis
6 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.11%) Data Analysis
6 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (8.11%) ITIL
6 3 (8.11%) Programme Management
6 3 (8.11%) Resource Management
6 3 (8.11%) SDLC
6 3 (8.11%) Service Management
6 3 (8.11%) TDD
6 3 (8.11%) UX Design
6 3 (8.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) C++
2 9 (24.32%) Java
3 7 (18.92%) Embedded C
3 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.81%) C#
4 4 (10.81%) RPG
4 4 (10.81%) VB
4 4 (10.81%) VB6
5 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.41%) Embedded C++
5 2 (5.41%) MATLAB
5 2 (5.41%) Perl
5 2 (5.41%) Python
6 1 (2.70%) Erlang
6 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) CCNP
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) MISRA
2 2 (5.41%) MISRA C
2 2 (5.41%) QA
3 1 (2.70%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Puppet
2 2 (5.41%) CFEngine
2 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Oracle
2 4 (10.81%) QAD
2 4 (10.81%) SAP
3 3 (8.11%) Cadence
4 2 (5.41%) EMC
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.70%) ArcSight
5 1 (2.70%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco
5 1 (2.70%) F5
5 1 (2.70%) Google
5 1 (2.70%) VMware