Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 134 162 136
Rank change year-on-year +28 -26 -13
Contract jobs citing C 65 22 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.34% 0.50% 1.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.21% 1.31% 3.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 11 46
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £250 £313 £305
90th Percentile £500 £738 £531
England median daily rate £466 £475 £440
% change year-on-year -1.84% +7.95% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 8
Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.50 £42.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.35% +3.03% +135.71%
10th Percentile £21.75 £35.25 £13.00
90th Percentile £48.25 £45.00 £47.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +2.56%

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 2,025 1,676 2,080
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 41.80% 37.93% 42.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,402 1,219 1,422
Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £297 £281
90th Percentile £538 £538 £538
England median daily rate £478 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +0.53% +11.76% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 23 28
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.25 £40.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.39% +162.30% -21.79%
10th Percentile £14.69 £22.85 £12.51
90th Percentile £48.75 £43.75 £44.88
England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 +15 43 £419 -4.29% 39
South Yorkshire 0 9 £300 - 16
North Yorkshire +4 6 £190 - 10
C
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 22 (33.85%) Software Engineering
2 19 (29.23%) C++
3 18 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (26.15%) Finance
5 16 (24.62%) Java
6 15 (23.08%) Linux
6 15 (23.08%) Embedded C
7 11 (16.92%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (16.92%) Windows
7 11 (16.92%) Python
7 11 (16.92%) Scrum
7 11 (16.92%) Android
8 8 (12.31%) Automotive
8 8 (12.31%) Microsoft Excel
8 8 (12.31%) STL
9 7 (10.77%) XML
9 7 (10.77%) Multithreading
9 7 (10.77%) Embedded Linux
9 7 (10.77%) MISRA
10 6 (9.23%) JIRA
10 6 (9.23%) SC Cleared
10 6 (9.23%) Security Cleared
10 6 (9.23%) Git (software)
10 6 (9.23%) Confluence
10 6 (9.23%) OO
10 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Office
10 6 (9.23%) TCP/IP
10 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
10 6 (9.23%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (9.23%) Electronics

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 (9.23%) Confluence
2 3 (4.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (3.08%) Gentran
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.54%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.54%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (4.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.54%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.15%) Amazon S3
2 4 (6.15%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (6.15%) Serverless
3 2 (3.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.08%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (3.08%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (3.08%) IaaS
3 2 (3.08%) PaaS
3 2 (3.08%) Route 53
3 2 (3.08%) SaaS
3 2 (3.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) TCP/IP
1 6 (9.23%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (6.15%) Internet
3 3 (4.62%) 3G
3 3 (4.62%) 4G
3 3 (4.62%) Bluetooth
3 3 (4.62%) DLNA
3 3 (4.62%) NAS
3 3 (4.62%) UPnP
3 3 (4.62%) Wireless
4 2 (3.08%) DNS
4 2 (3.08%) Firewall
4 2 (3.08%) HTTP
4 2 (3.08%) ICMP
4 2 (3.08%) SSH
4 2 (3.08%) VPN
5 1 (1.54%) SSL
5 1 (1.54%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.54%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.08%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (3.08%) GIS
3 2 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.54%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Git (software)
1 6 (9.23%) JIRA
2 5 (7.69%) JUnit
2 5 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 4 (6.15%) Eclipse
3 4 (6.15%) gulp
3 4 (6.15%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.62%) Bitbucket
4 3 (4.62%) GCC
4 3 (4.62%) GDB
4 3 (4.62%) GoogleTest
4 3 (4.62%) Grunt
4 3 (4.62%) Mockito
4 3 (4.62%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (3.08%) GitLab
5 2 (3.08%) Hamcrest
5 2 (3.08%) Maven
6 1 (1.54%) ProC
6 1 (1.54%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (1.54%) Subversion
General
1 17 (26.15%) Finance
2 8 (12.31%) Automotive
3 6 (9.23%) Electronics
4 5 (7.69%) Law
5 4 (6.15%) Retail
5 4 (6.15%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.08%) Banking
6 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.08%) Military
7 1 (1.54%) Back Office
7 1 (1.54%) Front Office
7 1 (1.54%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 19 (29.23%) Software Engineer
2 12 (18.46%) Embedded Engineer
3 11 (16.92%) Developer
3 11 (16.92%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 9 (13.85%) Analyst
5 6 (9.23%) C++ Software Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Automotive Software Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Control Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Financial Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Report Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Transformation Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (4.62%) 2nd Line Technical Support
8 3 (4.62%) Implementation Specialist
8 3 (4.62%) Linux Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Support Officer
8 3 (4.62%) Technical Support
8 3 (4.62%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.31%) STL
2 7 (10.77%) XML
3 5 (7.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 5 (7.69%) Spring
4 4 (6.15%) AngularJS
4 4 (6.15%) CSS
4 4 (6.15%) HTML
4 4 (6.15%) LDAP
4 4 (6.15%) Node.js
4 4 (6.15%) Qt
5 3 (4.62%) CSS3
5 3 (4.62%) HTML5
5 3 (4.62%) JNI
5 3 (4.62%) jQuery
5 3 (4.62%) Middleware
5 3 (4.62%) React
5 3 (4.62%) RESTful
5 3 (4.62%) Sass
6 2 (3.08%) .NET
6 2 (3.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (6.15%) DataPower
1 4 (6.15%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.62%) BeagleBone
2 3 (4.62%) e-Learning
2 3 (4.62%) MPEG
3 2 (3.08%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.08%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.54%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.54%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.54%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.54%) Smart Energy
4 1 (1.54%) STB
4 1 (1.54%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.08%) Linux
2 11 (16.92%) Android
2 11 (16.92%) Windows
3 7 (10.77%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (4.62%) Unix
5 2 (3.08%) Android TV
5 2 (3.08%) MVS
5 2 (3.08%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.08%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.85%) Software Engineering
2 18 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (16.92%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (16.92%) Scrum
4 7 (10.77%) Multithreading
5 6 (9.23%) OO
5 6 (9.23%) TDD
6 5 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 4 (6.15%) Capacity Management
7 4 (6.15%) Coaching
7 4 (6.15%) DevOps
7 4 (6.15%) Technical Leadership
7 4 (6.15%) UML
8 3 (4.62%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.62%) Mathematics
8 3 (4.62%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.62%) OOP
8 3 (4.62%) Open Source
8 3 (4.62%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.62%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (29.23%) C++
2 16 (24.62%) Java
3 15 (23.08%) Embedded C
4 11 (16.92%) Python
5 4 (6.15%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.62%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.62%) C#
7 2 (3.08%) Java 8
7 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.08%) SQL
8 1 (1.54%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.54%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.54%) Perl
8 1 (1.54%) PHP
8 1 (1.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) SC Cleared
1 6 (9.23%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.62%) A+ Certification
2 3 (4.62%) MCDST
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.54%) Degree
3 1 (1.54%) HNC
3 1 (1.54%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.77%) MISRA
2 5 (7.69%) MISRA C
2 5 (7.69%) SLA
3 2 (3.08%) PMO
4 1 (1.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (1.54%) Docker
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.54%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.54%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Ansible
1 2 (3.08%) Terraform
2 1 (1.54%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.54%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (1.54%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.54%) Puppet
2 1 (1.54%) Rancher
2 1 (1.54%) Salt
2 1 (1.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.15%) Oracle
3 3 (4.62%) Adobe
3 3 (4.62%) Apple
3 3 (4.62%) Cisco
3 3 (4.62%) Dell
3 3 (4.62%) Google
3 3 (4.62%) NetApp
3 3 (4.62%) Xerox
4 2 (3.08%) BT
5 1 (1.54%) BMC
5 1 (1.54%) CollabNet
5 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.54%) VMware