The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 33 37 43
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Contract jobs citing C 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.35% 0.93% 0.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.23% 3.13% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £438 £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +37.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £35.25
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +19.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
81 96 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 28.32% 29.72% 21.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 57 59
Median daily rate £405 £375 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £305 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £565 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 18 2
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.39 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.73% +93.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.88%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing C as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

C
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C across the Bedfordshire region.

C Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for C.

1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
1 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) ArcSight
1 2 (40.00%) SIEM
1 2 (40.00%) Hortonworks
1 2 (40.00%) Cloudera
1 2 (40.00%) Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (40.00%) Target Operating Model
1 2 (40.00%) Security Operations
1 2 (40.00%) Security Operations Centre
1 2 (40.00%) Service Design
1 2 (40.00%) Time Management
1 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (40.00%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (20.00%) GDPR
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
2 1 (20.00%) B2B

C
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) SOC Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Security Monitoring
1 2 (40.00%) Security Operations
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (40.00%) Service Design
1 2 (40.00%) SIEM
1 2 (40.00%) Target Operating Model
1 2 (40.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) B2B
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) ArcSight
1 2 (40.00%) Cloudera
1 2 (40.00%) Hortonworks
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft