The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for C skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

C
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 12
Contract jobs citing C 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford - - 2.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £36.45
% change year-on-year +8.97% +6.99%  

C is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Bedford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 14 17 17
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 35.00% 43.59% 38.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 8
Median daily rate £425 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +17.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year +11.84% +7.04%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing C as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C in Bedford

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing C in Bedford.

Contractor daily rate trend for C in Bedford

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in Bedford