The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Southend-on-Sea region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing C 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 2.67% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.76% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £438 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £405
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -19.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -2.77%
Programming Languages Category
Southend-on-Sea
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
42 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 56.00% 44.44% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 3 1
Average daily rate £425 £219 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+94.28% -27.08%
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £26.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
C
Essex

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 10 Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Ingres
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) OpenROAD
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) ICL
2 1 (50.00%) Mainframe

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) OpenROAD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Ingres
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) OpenROAD Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) ICL