The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 68 68 58
Rank change year-on-year 0 -10  
Contract jobs citing C 4 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.55% 0.27% 1.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.31% 0.74% 5.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 8
Median daily rate £413 £344 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £309 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £379 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +12.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11%  

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 173 272 251
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 23.70% 36.17% 30.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 159 141
Median daily rate £363 £388 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.45% +14.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £299 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -18.91%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C in Milton Keynes

C
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C in Milton Keynes

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in Milton Keynes

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for C.

1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) C++
3 3 (27.27%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
4 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
4 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Big Data
4 2 (18.18%) Gradle
4 2 (18.18%) High Availability
4 2 (18.18%) MapReduce
4 2 (18.18%) ISO22301
4 2 (18.18%) Presales
4 2 (18.18%) Service Design
4 2 (18.18%) Retail
4 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
4 2 (18.18%) Java EE
4 2 (18.18%) Matrix Management
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat

C
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Big Data
1 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Ant
1 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
1 2 (18.18%) Gradle
2 1 (9.09%) Hudson
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Automotive
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Military
2 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Consultant
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Business Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) C++ Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) C Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Service Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Java Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Operations Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Python Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Service Operations Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) EJB
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) Java EE
1 2 (18.18%) JMS
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
1 2 (18.18%) XML
1 2 (18.18%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 2 (18.18%) High Availability
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) MapReduce
3 2 (18.18%) Matrix Management
3 2 (18.18%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) Presales
3 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Service Design
3 2 (18.18%) UML
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Cutover Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (9.09%) Open Source
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C++
2 3 (27.27%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) Perl
3 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
4 1 (9.09%) F#
4 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) VB
4 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO22301
2 1 (9.09%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Forcepoint
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Symantec
3 1 (9.09%) VMware