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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 56 60 59
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing C 16 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.95% 0.81% 0.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.04% 2.29% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 2
Average daily rate
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£315 £260 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.15% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £220 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £752 £294
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £12.95 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.62% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -12.16%
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
199 262 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 24.21% 35.55% 31.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 133 102
Average daily rate £380 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.49% +6.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £268 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 9
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £35.50 £25.00
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 16 (47.06%) Security Cleared
1 16 (47.06%) SC Cleared
2 8 (23.53%) Windows
3 5 (14.71%) Finance
4 4 (11.76%) System Testing
4 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
4 4 (11.76%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.82%) Business Development
5 3 (8.82%) Problem Management
5 3 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (8.82%) HP
5 3 (8.82%) MSI
5 3 (8.82%) InstallShield
5 3 (8.82%) AdminStudio
5 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
5 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.82%) C++
5 3 (8.82%) Oracle
6 2 (5.88%) MS Office
6 2 (5.88%) C#
6 2 (5.88%) .NET
6 2 (5.88%) Java
6 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
6 2 (5.88%) SAS
6 2 (5.88%) HPUX
6 2 (5.88%) Citrix
6 2 (5.88%) Change Management
6 2 (5.88%) Blackberry
6 2 (5.88%) Automated Testing

C
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.88%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (2.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) ResourceLink
1 1 (2.94%) SAP ERP
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) PaaS
1 1 (2.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Junos
1 1 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Ingres
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MSI
1 3 (8.82%) InstallShield
1 3 (8.82%) AdminStudio
2 1 (2.94%) Selenium
2 1 (2.94%) Rational Performance Tester
2 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.94%) JMeter
2 1 (2.94%) ClearQuest
2 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Back Office
3 1 (2.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) Architect
1 6 (17.65%) Analyst
2 3 (8.82%) Financial Business Analyst
2 3 (8.82%) Financial Services Business Analyst
2 3 (8.82%) Defect Manager
2 3 (8.82%) Business Systems Analyst
2 3 (8.82%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (8.82%) Applications Packager
2 3 (8.82%) Business Analyst
3 2 (5.88%) Consultant
3 2 (5.88%) PMO Manager
3 2 (5.88%) Messaging Engineer
3 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (5.88%) Change Manager
4 1 (2.94%) Test Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (2.94%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Project Support Officer
4 1 (2.94%) Report Analyst
4 1 (2.94%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) jQuery
2 1 (2.94%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (2.94%) XHTML
2 1 (2.94%) HTML
2 1 (2.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.94%) SecurID
2 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.94%) Credit Risk
2 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.94%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.88%) HPUX
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.94%) Android
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Phone
4 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.94%) Windows CE
4 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.76%) System Testing
1 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (8.82%) Business Development
2 3 (8.82%) Problem Management
2 3 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (5.88%) Change Management
3 2 (5.88%) Automated Testing
4 1 (2.94%) Document Management
4 1 (2.94%) Data Analysis
4 1 (2.94%) Business Analysis
4 1 (2.94%) Project Planning
4 1 (2.94%) Performance Testing
4 1 (2.94%) Test Scripting
4 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (2.94%) Manual Testing
4 1 (2.94%) V-Model
4 1 (2.94%) Test Automation
4 1 (2.94%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.94%) Software Architecture
4 1 (2.94%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) C++
2 2 (5.88%) C#
2 2 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (2.94%) VB6
3 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.94%) Perl
3 1 (2.94%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) VB
3 1 (2.94%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 16 (47.06%) Security Cleared
1 16 (47.06%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.94%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) SAS Certification
2 1 (2.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
1 1 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.94%) XenApp
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) HP
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) Citrix
2 2 (5.88%) VMware
3 1 (2.94%) AppSense
3 1 (2.94%) Northgate
3 1 (2.94%) Juniper
3 1 (2.94%) IBM
3 1 (2.94%) SAP
3 1 (2.94%) Sybase
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £15.00 per hour
Posted: 23 hours ago
Milton Keynes
Vital Solutions
Rate: £0 - £225 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago