Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 157 143
Rank change year-on-year +13 -14 -10
Contract jobs citing C 57 32 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.15% 0.73% 1.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.70% 1.92% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 16 42
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +1.94%
10th Percentile £249 £388 £301
90th Percentile £500 £738 £438
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 10
Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.50 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.35% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £36.63 £41.25 £14.01
90th Percentile £45.13 £43.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.90%

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 2,109 1,671 2,391
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 42.73% 38.07% 43.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,470 1,234 1,625
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £299 £294 £282
90th Percentile £530 £532 £534
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 9 30
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.25 £35.00 £14.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.16% +135.45% -27.49%
10th Percentile £14.56 £13.89 £12.70
90th Percentile £45.88 £42.25 £47.50
England median hourly rate £42.19 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.48% +6.67% +1.35%

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 14 November 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 14 November 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 14 November 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 +5 35 £400 -15.79% 37
North Yorkshire - 8 £190 - 13
South Yorkshire -4 6 £300 -25.00% 21
C
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 19 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (29.82%) Software Engineering
3 15 (26.32%) Finance
4 14 (24.56%) C++
5 13 (22.81%) Java
5 13 (22.81%) Python
6 12 (21.05%) Embedded C
6 12 (21.05%) Windows
6 12 (21.05%) Linux
7 10 (17.54%) Scrum
8 9 (15.79%) Automotive
9 8 (14.04%) STL
9 8 (14.04%) Android
9 8 (14.04%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (12.28%) MISRA
10 7 (12.28%) XML
11 6 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (10.53%) OO
11 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
11 6 (10.53%) Unix
11 6 (10.53%) Middleware
11 6 (10.53%) TCP/IP
11 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
11 6 (10.53%) Embedded Linux
11 6 (10.53%) Confluence
12 5 (8.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 5 (8.77%) Problem Management
12 5 (8.77%) JIRA
12 5 (8.77%) MISRA C
12 5 (8.77%) SLA

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 6 (10.53%) Confluence
2 4 (7.02%) Gentran
3 3 (5.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (3.51%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.51%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon S3
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (3.51%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (3.51%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (3.51%) IaaS
2 2 (3.51%) PaaS
2 2 (3.51%) Route 53
2 2 (3.51%) SaaS
2 2 (3.51%) Serverless
2 2 (3.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (1.75%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) TCP/IP
1 6 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (8.77%) Internet
3 4 (7.02%) SSH
4 3 (5.26%) 3G
4 3 (5.26%) 4G
4 3 (5.26%) Bluetooth
4 3 (5.26%) DLNA
4 3 (5.26%) HTTP
4 3 (5.26%) NAS
4 3 (5.26%) UPnP
5 2 (3.51%) DNS
5 2 (3.51%) Firewall
5 2 (3.51%) ICMP
5 2 (3.51%) VPN
6 1 (1.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) GIS
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (3.51%) InterSystems Cache
2 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.51%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) JIRA
1 5 (8.77%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.02%) Eclipse
2 4 (7.02%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.02%) gulp
2 4 (7.02%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.26%) Bitbucket
3 3 (5.26%) GCC
3 3 (5.26%) GDB
3 3 (5.26%) GoogleTest
3 3 (5.26%) Grunt
3 3 (5.26%) JUnit
3 3 (5.26%) Mockito
3 3 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (3.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (3.51%) GitLab
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (3.51%) ProC
5 1 (1.75%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.75%) YouTrack
General
1 15 (26.32%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Automotive
3 4 (7.02%) Electronics
3 4 (7.02%) Retail
3 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.26%) Law
5 2 (3.51%) Banking
5 2 (3.51%) Military
6 1 (1.75%) Back Office
6 1 (1.75%) Front Office
6 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.75%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (29.82%) Software Engineer
2 8 (14.04%) Analyst
2 8 (14.04%) C++ Software Engineer
2 8 (14.04%) Developer
2 8 (14.04%) Embedded Engineer
3 7 (12.28%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) Automotive Software Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) Control Systems Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Financial Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Report Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Transformation Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Implementation Specialist
6 3 (5.26%) Support Officer
6 3 (5.26%) UI Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Project Officer
7 2 (3.51%) Senior DevOps
7 2 (3.51%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.04%) STL
2 7 (12.28%) XML
3 6 (10.53%) Middleware
4 5 (8.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 4 (7.02%) AngularJS
5 4 (7.02%) CSS
5 4 (7.02%) HTML
5 4 (7.02%) LDAP
5 4 (7.02%) Node.js
6 3 (5.26%) CSS3
6 3 (5.26%) HTML5
6 3 (5.26%) J2EE
6 3 (5.26%) JNI
6 3 (5.26%) jQuery
6 3 (5.26%) Qt
6 3 (5.26%) React
6 3 (5.26%) RESTful
6 3 (5.26%) Sass
7 2 (3.51%) .NET
7 2 (3.51%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (7.02%) DataPower
1 4 (7.02%) Mainframe
2 3 (5.26%) BeagleBone
2 3 (5.26%) MPEG
3 2 (3.51%) Internet of Things
3 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.51%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.75%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.75%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.75%) STB
4 1 (1.75%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.05%) Linux
1 12 (21.05%) Windows
2 8 (14.04%) Android
3 6 (10.53%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (10.53%) Unix
4 4 (7.02%) MVS
5 2 (3.51%) Android TV
5 2 (3.51%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (29.82%) Software Engineering
3 10 (17.54%) Scrum
4 8 (14.04%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (10.53%) OO
6 5 (8.77%) Problem Management
6 5 (8.77%) TDD
7 4 (7.02%) Capacity Management
7 4 (7.02%) DevOps
7 4 (7.02%) Multithreading
7 4 (7.02%) Validation
8 3 (5.26%) Coaching
8 3 (5.26%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.26%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.26%) OOP
8 3 (5.26%) Open Source
8 3 (5.26%) Programme Management
8 3 (5.26%) UML
8 3 (5.26%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.51%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.56%) C++
2 13 (22.81%) Java
2 13 (22.81%) Python
3 12 (21.05%) Embedded C
4 4 (7.02%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.26%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.26%) C#
5 3 (5.26%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.26%) SQL
6 2 (3.51%) Perl
6 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.75%) PHP
7 1 (1.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) A+ Certification
2 1 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.75%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) HNC
2 1 (1.75%) HND
2 1 (1.75%) MCDST
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) MISRA
2 5 (8.77%) MISRA C
2 5 (8.77%) SLA
3 2 (3.51%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.51%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Docker
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.75%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Ansible
1 3 (5.26%) Terraform
2 2 (3.51%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.51%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.75%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.75%) Puppet
3 1 (1.75%) Rancher
3 1 (1.75%) Salt
3 1 (1.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.26%) Adobe
2 3 (5.26%) Google
2 3 (5.26%) NetApp
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle
3 2 (3.51%) BT
3 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.75%) Apple
4 1 (1.75%) BMC
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco
4 1 (1.75%) Dell
4 1 (1.75%) VMware
4 1 (1.75%) Xerox