The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 52 52 54
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing C 21 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.38% 1.56% 0.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.40% 4.78% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 1
Average daily rate
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£330 £210 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -42.06%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.20 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.03% -10.55%
C
Buckinghamshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
202 230 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 22.93% 32.53% 25.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 117 55
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 6
Average hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +114.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £20.00 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £37.50 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

C
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

C
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

C Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

C
Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

C Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 18 (46.15%) SC Cleared
1 18 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (20.51%) ITIL
3 8 (20.51%) Windows
3 8 (20.51%) MS Office
3 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
4 7 (17.95%) Service Management
4 7 (17.95%) ITSM
4 7 (17.95%) Management Information System
4 7 (17.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (15.38%) jQuery
5 6 (15.38%) C++
5 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 5 (12.82%) UNIX
7 4 (10.26%) CRM
7 4 (10.26%) HPUX
7 4 (10.26%) CSS
7 4 (10.26%) Perl
7 4 (10.26%) HTML
7 4 (10.26%) VMware
7 4 (10.26%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
7 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
7 4 (10.26%) CSS3
8 3 (7.69%) Laravel
8 3 (7.69%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (7.69%) Inversion of Control

C
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 3 (7.69%) SAS
2 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 8 (20.51%) MS Office
3 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.56%) Fireworks
3 1 (2.56%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) ResourceLink
2 1 (2.56%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) PaaS
1 1 (2.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) SAN
1 2 (5.13%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.69%) MSI
2 3 (7.69%) InstallShield
2 3 (7.69%) AdminStudio
3 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.56%) PVCS
4 1 (2.56%) Toad
4 1 (2.56%) ProC
4 1 (2.56%) ClearQuest
4 1 (2.56%) JMeter
4 1 (2.56%) Selenium
4 1 (2.56%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.56%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Back Office
2 2 (5.13%) Banking
2 2 (5.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Advertising
3 1 (2.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Analyst
2 8 (20.51%) Support Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) 1st Line Support
3 7 (17.95%) Service Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Architect
4 6 (15.38%) Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Applications Packager
5 3 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Defect Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (5.13%) PMO Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Designer
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Change Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Support Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) jQuery
2 4 (10.26%) CSS3
2 4 (10.26%) HTML
2 4 (10.26%) CSS
3 3 (7.69%) .NET
3 3 (7.69%) Ajax
3 3 (7.69%) Symfony
3 3 (7.69%) Laravel
4 2 (5.13%) XHTML
5 1 (2.56%) Java EE
5 1 (2.56%) SOAP
5 1 (2.56%) Sass
5 1 (2.56%) LESS
5 1 (2.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (2.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Management Information System
1 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (5.13%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.13%) Clustering
3 2 (5.13%) User Experience
4 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.56%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.56%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.56%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (2.56%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Windows
2 5 (12.82%) UNIX
3 4 (10.26%) HPUX
3 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 2 (5.13%) Solaris
4 2 (5.13%) Linux
4 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.13%) SUSE
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Vista
5 1 (2.56%) Android
5 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.56%) Windows CE
5 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (20.51%) ITIL
3 7 (17.95%) Service Management
3 7 (17.95%) ITSM
4 4 (10.26%) CRM
5 3 (7.69%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (7.69%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.13%) System Testing
6 2 (5.13%) Refactoring
6 2 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (5.13%) Change Management
6 2 (5.13%) SOA
6 2 (5.13%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.13%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.56%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.56%) Web Analytics
7 1 (2.56%) Workflow
7 1 (2.56%) Validation
7 1 (2.56%) Scrum
7 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) C++
1 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 4 (10.26%) Perl
3 3 (7.69%) PHP
3 3 (7.69%) C#
3 3 (7.69%) Java
3 3 (7.69%) SQL
3 3 (7.69%) PHP5
4 2 (5.13%) Bourne shell
4 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.13%) VB
4 2 (5.13%) VB6
4 2 (5.13%) Korn
4 2 (5.13%) COBOL
5 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (46.15%) SC Cleared
1 18 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (5.13%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) ISEB
4 1 (2.56%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (5.13%) NFS
3 1 (2.56%) Samba
3 1 (2.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 2 (5.13%) YaST
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) VMware
3 3 (7.69%) HP
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle
3 3 (7.69%) Siebel
4 2 (5.13%) Sun
4 2 (5.13%) Northgate
4 2 (5.13%) Veritas
4 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.13%) Symantec
5 1 (2.56%) Remedy
5 1 (2.56%) AppSense
5 1 (2.56%) Citrix
5 1 (2.56%) IBM
5 1 (2.56%) Sybase
5 1 (2.56%) SAP
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