The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 49 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing C 6 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.18% - 2.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.19% - 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate £438 - £205
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 10
Average hourly rate £47.50 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+19.00% +6.06%
C
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
188 170 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 36.86% 38.81% 38.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 87 116
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £522
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 31
Average hourly rate £44.00 £39.50 £33.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.39% +16.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £32.00 £25.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £44.00
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 Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

C
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C across the Essex region.

C Daily Rate Trend in Essex

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

C Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

C
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Essex region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford - 2 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £425 -
Colchester - 1 - -
C
East of England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 14 (60.87%) Configuration Management
2 13 (56.52%) Linux
3 11 (47.83%) Mentoring
4 9 (39.13%) Perl
4 9 (39.13%) Puppet
5 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
5 8 (34.78%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (34.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (34.78%) Open Source
5 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
5 8 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (34.78%) J2EE
5 8 (34.78%) HTTP
5 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
5 8 (34.78%) SSL
5 8 (34.78%) Middleware
6 7 (30.43%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (21.74%) Embedded C
7 5 (21.74%) SOA
7 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (21.74%) Coaching
8 4 (17.39%) DevOps
8 4 (17.39%) ANSI C
8 4 (17.39%) Finance
8 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
8 4 (17.39%) Apache
8 4 (17.39%) Oracle
8 4 (17.39%) Unix
8 4 (17.39%) Device Driver
9 3 (13.04%) Scrum

C
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 4 (17.39%) Apache
2 3 (13.04%) JBoss
3 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.35%) IIS
4 1 (4.35%) Jetty
4 1 (4.35%) nginx
4 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.35%) Google App Engine
1 1 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) HTTP
1 8 (34.78%) SSL
1 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.70%) DHCP
2 2 (8.70%) DNS
2 2 (8.70%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) BGP
3 1 (4.35%) BIG-IP
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (4.35%) DMVPN
3 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (4.35%) FTP
3 1 (4.35%) IPsec
3 1 (4.35%) NetScreen
3 1 (4.35%) Network Security
3 1 (4.35%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.70%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.70%) PVCS
4 1 (4.35%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Software Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) IT Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Environment Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Embedded Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Developer
5 2 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (8.70%) Project Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Network Security Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Security Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Security Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) J2EE
1 8 (34.78%) Middleware
2 3 (13.04%) Servlets
3 2 (8.70%) .NET
3 2 (8.70%) JSP
3 2 (8.70%) XML
3 2 (8.70%) XML Schema
3 2 (8.70%) XSLT
4 1 (4.35%) OpenCL
4 1 (4.35%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Device Driver
2 3 (13.04%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (8.70%) Biology
3 2 (8.70%) CAN bus
3 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.70%) Mainframe
3 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) CUDA
4 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (17.39%) Unix
4 2 (8.70%) Solaris
4 2 (8.70%) VME
4 2 (8.70%) Windows
5 1 (4.35%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Configuration Management
2 11 (47.83%) Mentoring
3 8 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (34.78%) Open Source
3 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
4 7 (30.43%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (21.74%) Coaching
5 5 (21.74%) SOA
6 4 (17.39%) DevOps
7 3 (13.04%) Kanban
7 3 (13.04%) Microservices
7 3 (13.04%) Requirements Management
7 3 (13.04%) Scrum
7 3 (13.04%) TDD
7 3 (13.04%) User Stories
8 2 (8.70%) Bioinformatics
8 2 (8.70%) OO
8 2 (8.70%) Project Management
8 2 (8.70%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) Perl
2 5 (21.74%) Embedded C
3 4 (17.39%) ANSI C
4 2 (8.70%) C++
4 2 (8.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) PhD
4 1 (4.35%) CCNP
4 1 (4.35%) CCSE
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.35%) PMP
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (8.70%) JTAG
1 2 (8.70%) MISRA
2 1 (4.35%) ISO26262
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Docker
2 2 (8.70%) Firmware
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (39.13%) Puppet
2 8 (34.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) WSO2
3 2 (8.70%) BEA
3 2 (8.70%) Fujitsu
3 2 (8.70%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) Blue Coat
4 1 (4.35%) Capita
4 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) Citrix
4 1 (4.35%) F5
4 1 (4.35%) Google
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Imperva
4 1 (4.35%) Infoblox
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) Twitter
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