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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 55 55 57
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing C 16 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.85% 1.25% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.66% 3.64% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 1
Average daily rate
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£330 £330 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +120.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.25 £32.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -9.72%
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
209 247 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 24.16% 34.26% 27.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 122 77
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £258
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 5 7 7
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.75 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +20.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £37.50 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 22 October 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 15 (40.54%) Security Cleared
1 15 (40.54%) SC Cleared
2 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (24.32%) Windows
3 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
3 6 (16.22%) jQuery
4 5 (13.51%) System Testing
5 4 (10.81%) Finance
5 4 (10.81%) MS Office
5 4 (10.81%) CSS
5 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
5 4 (10.81%) CRM
5 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
5 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
5 4 (10.81%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (10.81%) CSS3
5 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
6 3 (8.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (8.11%) Laravel
6 3 (8.11%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (8.11%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (8.11%) Ajax
6 3 (8.11%) PHP5
6 3 (8.11%) Problem Management
6 3 (8.11%) Symfony
6 3 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Business Development
6 3 (8.11%) HP
6 3 (8.11%) Siebel

C
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (8.11%) SAS
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Office
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.70%) Fireworks
2 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) ResourceLink
2 1 (2.70%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) PaaS
1 1 (2.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Junos
1 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Ingres
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.11%) MSI
2 3 (8.11%) InstallShield
2 3 (8.11%) AdminStudio
3 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.70%) Selenium
4 1 (2.70%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.70%) ClearQuest
4 1 (2.70%) JMeter
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Back Office
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Advertising
3 1 (2.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Analyst
2 6 (16.22%) Architect
3 5 (13.51%) Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Defect Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Financial Business Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Business Systems Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Web Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Applications Packager
4 3 (8.11%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (8.11%) Service Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.41%) PMO Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Change Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) jQuery
2 4 (10.81%) CSS
2 4 (10.81%) CSS3
3 3 (8.11%) Laravel
3 3 (8.11%) Ajax
3 3 (8.11%) Symfony
3 3 (8.11%) .NET
3 3 (8.11%) HTML
4 2 (5.41%) XHTML
5 1 (2.70%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (2.70%) HTML5
5 1 (2.70%) Sass
5 1 (2.70%) LESS
5 1 (2.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (8.11%) Inversion of Control
1 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.41%) User Experience
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.70%) SecurID
3 1 (2.70%) Graphic Design
3 1 (2.70%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.70%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.41%) UNIX
3 2 (5.41%) HPUX
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Phone
4 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.70%) Android
4 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.70%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (13.51%) System Testing
3 4 (10.81%) CRM
4 3 (8.11%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (8.11%) Problem Management
4 3 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (8.11%) Business Development
4 3 (8.11%) ITIL
4 3 (8.11%) ITSM
4 3 (8.11%) Service Management
5 2 (5.41%) SOA
5 2 (5.41%) Change Management
5 2 (5.41%) Refactoring
5 2 (5.41%) Data Analysis
5 2 (5.41%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.70%) Software Architecture
6 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.70%) Analytics
6 1 (2.70%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.70%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
2 3 (8.11%) PHP5
2 3 (8.11%) PHP
2 3 (8.11%) C#
2 3 (8.11%) C++
3 2 (5.41%) Java
3 2 (5.41%) COBOL
3 2 (5.41%) SQL
3 2 (5.41%) VB
3 2 (5.41%) Perl
3 2 (5.41%) VB6
Qualifications
1 15 (40.54%) Security Cleared
1 15 (40.54%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (5.41%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) ISEB
4 1 (2.70%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.70%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) HP
2 3 (8.11%) Siebel
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) Northgate
3 2 (5.41%) VMware
4 1 (2.70%) AppSense
4 1 (2.70%) Citrix
4 1 (2.70%) Juniper
4 1 (2.70%) SAP
4 1 (2.70%) Sybase
4 1 (2.70%) IBM