The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 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 30 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
Essex / Chelmsford
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 11 19
Contract jobs citing C 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford - 2.27% 1.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 6.67% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +8.33% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £47.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +11.76%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00%  

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 Chelmsford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Chelmsford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3 15 15
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 21.43% 34.09% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 4
Median daily rate £376 £275 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.81% +22.22%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Median hourly rate - £47.50 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +8.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +11.84% +5.55%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Chelmsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chelmsford 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 Chelmsford

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C in Chelmsford

C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C in Chelmsford