Period
to 20 July 2017

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 6 months to 20 July 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
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 19 29
Contract jobs citing C 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford - 1.02% 2.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.45% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Chelmsford median daily rate - - £300
Essex median daily rate £495 £380 £326
% change year-on-year +30.26% +16.48% -13.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Chelmsford median hourly rate - £47.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +18.75% -5.88%
Essex median hourly rate - £31.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -22.50% +6.67%

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 7 29 53
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 17.07% 29.59% 26.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 27
Chelmsford median daily rate £433 £283 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.10% -19.29% +9.38%
10th Percentile £331 £231 £213
90th Percentile £510 £473 £488
Essex median daily rate £450 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +38.46% -13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 12
Chelmsford median hourly rate - £25.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -41.18% +2.41%
Essex median hourly rate £38.50 £32.39 £38.00
% change year-on-year +18.88% -14.78% +1.33%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Chelmsford

Job postings citing C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford.

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