The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southend-on-Sea region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 19 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing C 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 6.52% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.29% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £438 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £35.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+18.57% +1.44%
C
Essex

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

Programming Languages Category
Southend-on-Sea
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
21 15 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 45.65% 60.00% 50.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 25
Average daily rate £500 £600 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £403 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £625 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Southend-on-Sea

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Southend-on-Sea

C
Daily Rate Trend in Southend-on-Sea

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

C Daily Rate Trend in Southend-on-Sea

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southend-on-Sea 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 10 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 10 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 8 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Puppet
2 8 (80.00%) Middleware
2 8 (80.00%) Linux
3 7 (70.00%) J2EE
3 7 (70.00%) HTTP
3 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (70.00%) SSL
3 7 (70.00%) Open Source
3 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (70.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (60.00%) Perl
5 5 (50.00%) SOA
6 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle
6 4 (40.00%) Coaching
7 3 (30.00%) Kanban
7 3 (30.00%) Microservices
7 3 (30.00%) WSO2
7 3 (30.00%) User Stories
7 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (30.00%) Docker
7 3 (30.00%) DevOps
7 3 (30.00%) JBoss
7 3 (30.00%) Apache
7 3 (30.00%) TDD

C
Top Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southend-on-Sea 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 (30.00%) Apache
1 3 (30.00%) JBoss
2 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) HTTP
1 7 (70.00%) SSL
1 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) PVCS
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) IT Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Environment Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) Middleware
2 7 (70.00%) J2EE
3 2 (20.00%) JSP
3 2 (20.00%) Servlets
3 2 (20.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) XML Schema
3 2 (20.00%) XSLT
4 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
1 8 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Solaris
2 2 (20.00%) Unix
2 2 (20.00%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 10 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 7 (70.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (70.00%) Open Source
3 5 (50.00%) SOA
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Coaching
5 3 (30.00%) DevOps
5 3 (30.00%) Kanban
5 3 (30.00%) Microservices
5 3 (30.00%) Scrum
5 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 3 (30.00%) User Stories
6 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (20.00%) Line Management
6 2 (20.00%) OO
6 2 (20.00%) RUP
6 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Perl
2 2 (20.00%) ANSI C
3 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (80.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) WSO2
3 2 (20.00%) BEA
3 2 (20.00%) Fujitsu
4 1 (10.00%) Capita