The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 22 36 14
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -22
Contract jobs citing C 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 1.92% 0.49% 1.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.50% 1.79% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £220 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.45% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £318
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +10.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +7.69%
C
Bedfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
40 56 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 25.64% 27.45% 27.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 39 12
Average daily rate £375 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +4.47%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

C
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Luton

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton region citing C also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C.

1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) JSP
1 2 (33.33%) XML
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
1 2 (33.33%) AIX
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Discoverer
1 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) ProC
1 2 (33.33%) AWK
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
1 2 (33.33%) Korn
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (33.33%) sed
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Office Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet

C
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton region citing C also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Discoverer
1 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (33.33%) ProC
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Billing
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Build Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Software Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Voice Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Voice Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Installation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) JSP
1 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
1 2 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Office Automation
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) B2B
2 1 (16.67%) B2C
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) AWK
1 2 (33.33%) Korn
1 2 (33.33%) sed
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) VMware