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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 57 51 60
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Contract jobs citing C 12 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.46% 1.98% 0.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.53% 6.90% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 4
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£500 £400 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +37.93%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £341
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £10.90 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.55% -12.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +27.11%
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
265 261 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 32.16% 28.78% 31.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 155 119
Average daily rate £370 £364 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.71% +3.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £490 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.45 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.63% -27.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015, 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 11 (44.00%) C++
1 11 (44.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (36.00%) C#
3 8 (32.00%) Java
4 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (20.00%) DV Cleared
5 5 (20.00%) Finance
5 5 (20.00%) Data Management
5 5 (20.00%) Linux
5 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 4 (16.00%) Project Management
6 4 (16.00%) SQL
6 4 (16.00%) Oracle
7 3 (12.00%) Windows
7 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (12.00%) PMI
7 3 (12.00%) PMP
7 3 (12.00%) PMI Certification
7 3 (12.00%) SAS
7 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
7 3 (12.00%) Base SAS
7 3 (12.00%) Data Integration
8 2 (8.00%) Data Validation
8 2 (8.00%) Reference Data
8 2 (8.00%) Android
8 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
8 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database

C
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 (12.00%) SAS
2 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.00%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.00%) SNMP
3 1 (4.00%) ATM
3 1 (4.00%) 3G
3 1 (4.00%) 2G
3 1 (4.00%) LTE
3 1 (4.00%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Base SAS
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle OWB
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (8.00%) ProC
1 2 (8.00%) Subversion
1 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) Metasploit
2 1 (4.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) PMO Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Data Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (4.00%) C++ Developer
5 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) SAS Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Integration Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Embedded C Developer
5 1 (4.00%) C Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Data Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (4.00%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Java EE
2 1 (4.00%) WCF
2 1 (4.00%) jQuery
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (4.00%) HTML5
2 1 (4.00%) LESS
2 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.00%) CSS
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (12.00%) PMI
3 3 (12.00%) Data Integration
4 2 (8.00%) Reference Data
5 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.00%) Ergonomics
5 1 (4.00%) Human Factors
5 1 (4.00%) Economics
5 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.00%) UNIX
3 2 (8.00%) Android
4 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Data Management
2 4 (16.00%) Project Management
3 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.00%) Validation
4 2 (8.00%) OO
4 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.00%) Data Validation
5 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (4.00%) Android Development
5 1 (4.00%) Security Patching
5 1 (4.00%) SDLC
5 1 (4.00%) API Development
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL
5 1 (4.00%) OOD
5 1 (4.00%) Service Management
5 1 (4.00%) Change Management
5 1 (4.00%) ITSM
5 1 (4.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) C++
2 9 (36.00%) C#
3 8 (32.00%) Java
4 4 (16.00%) SQL
5 2 (8.00%) Python
5 2 (8.00%) Embedded C
5 2 (8.00%) Assembly Language
5 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (8.00%) Objective-C
5 2 (8.00%) AWK
5 2 (8.00%) Korn
5 2 (8.00%) Perl
5 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.00%) PHP
6 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (12.00%) PMP
4 3 (12.00%) PMI Certification
5 2 (8.00%) Degree
6 1 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Firmware
2 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) Google
3 1 (4.00%) Facebook
3 1 (4.00%) Twitter
3 1 (4.00%) Xamarin