The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 70 66 72
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing C 7 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.73% 1.82% 1.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.28% 5.21% 4.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 16
Median daily rate £417 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.96% +3.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.85% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £38.75 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
C
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
307 422 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 31.85% 34.90% 28.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 229 225
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 11
Median hourly rate £38.75 £30.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £23.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +4.02%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

C
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

C
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

C Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

C
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe +2 1 £417 +11.06%
Milton Keynes +1 1 £515 +3.00%
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for C.

1 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (35.71%) Windows
3 4 (28.57%) C++
3 4 (28.57%) Embedded C
3 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
4 3 (21.43%) IBM
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Mainframe
5 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) UML
5 2 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) .NET
5 2 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (14.29%) RS-232
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
6 1 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
6 1 (7.14%) Degree
6 1 (7.14%) OMEGAMON
6 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
6 1 (7.14%) IBM Integration Bus

C
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (7.14%) CICS
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) RS-232
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) IPsec
2 1 (7.14%) LDAP
2 1 (7.14%) SNA
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) JUnit
2 1 (7.14%) LabVIEW
2 1 (7.14%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
1 1 (7.14%) Automotive
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
1 1 (7.14%) Military
1 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Software Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) C Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Mainframe Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Automotive Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Automotive Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Mainframe Support
4 1 (7.14%) Senior C Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) APPC
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) EJB
2 1 (7.14%) Flash
2 1 (7.14%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (7.14%) J2EE
2 1 (7.14%) JMS
2 1 (7.14%) JSP
2 1 (7.14%) MFC
2 1 (7.14%) Servlets
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Device Driver
2 1 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (7.14%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) VxWorks
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) UML
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Cash Management
3 1 (7.14%) Change Control
3 1 (7.14%) Customer Segmentation
3 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) OO
3 1 (7.14%) SOA
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C++
1 4 (28.57%) Embedded C
2 2 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) C++/CLI
3 1 (7.14%) COBOL
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded C++
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) R
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Tcl
3 1 (7.14%) VB
3 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) Firmware
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.14%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) OMEGAMON
1 1 (7.14%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) IBM
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Micro Focus
2 1 (7.14%) NetIQ
2 1 (7.14%) QNX
2 1 (7.14%) Telelogic