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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 64 48 49
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Contract jobs citing C 2 21 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.28% 2.60% 2.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.77% 8.79% 6.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 12
Average daily rate £494 £250 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+97.50% -12.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £579 £340 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 1
Average hourly rate - £18.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.90 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.38% +2.85%
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
259 239 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 36.48% 29.58% 31.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 123 139
Average daily rate £360 £343 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.10% -14.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 £24.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.20% -35.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016, 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 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) C#
1 5 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) Mac OS X
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) OO
2 4 (40.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) Device Driver
2 4 (40.00%) Objective-C
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (40.00%) Android
2 4 (40.00%) Low Latency
2 4 (40.00%) Android Development
3 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) VBA
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Internet
4 1 (10.00%) RACF
4 1 (10.00%) Middleware
4 1 (10.00%) Remedy
4 1 (10.00%) APPC

C
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (10.00%) CICS
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) FTP
3 1 (10.00%) HTTP
3 1 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) LDAP
3 1 (10.00%) SMTP
3 1 (10.00%) SNA
3 1 (10.00%) tcpdump
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) CICS Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Mainframe Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Mainframe Support
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Remedy Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Desktop Support
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) APPC
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Device Driver
2 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) CMDB
3 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Android
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Android Development
1 4 (40.00%) Integration Testing
1 4 (40.00%) Low Latency
1 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
1 4 (40.00%) OO
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (10.00%) SIEM
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
1 5 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) Objective-C
2 4 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) RACF
1 1 (10.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) BMC
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco
1 1 (10.00%) IBM
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Remedy
1 1 (10.00%) Sourcefire
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