The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southend-on-Sea 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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
Essex / Southend-on-Sea
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing C 14 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southend-on-Sea 16.47% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 0
Median daily rate £495 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +12.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11%  

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 Southend-on-Sea with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Southend-on-Sea
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 42 6 14
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southend-on-Sea 49.41% 33.33% 51.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 4 12
Median daily rate £490 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.66% -11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £358 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £438 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Southend-on-Sea

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southend-on-Sea 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 Southend-on-Sea

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southend-on-Sea

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C in Southend-on-Sea

C
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southend-on-Sea

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C in Southend-on-Sea over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C in Southend-on-Sea

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Southend-on-Sea region with a requirement for C.

1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) TDD
2 13 (72.22%) Scrum
2 13 (72.22%) Kanban
3 12 (66.67%) Oracle
4 10 (55.56%) Configuration Management
4 10 (55.56%) Open Source
4 10 (55.56%) User Stories
5 9 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 9 (50.00%) DevOps
5 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (50.00%) SOA
5 9 (50.00%) Linux
6 8 (44.44%) J2EE
6 8 (44.44%) HTTP
6 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
6 8 (44.44%) JBoss
6 8 (44.44%) Apache
6 8 (44.44%) SSL
6 8 (44.44%) JIRA
6 8 (44.44%) WSO2
6 8 (44.44%) Relational Database
7 7 (38.89%) Mentoring
7 7 (38.89%) Coaching
7 7 (38.89%) Microservices
7 7 (38.89%) API Design
7 7 (38.89%) Docker
7 7 (38.89%) Middleware
7 7 (38.89%) Puppet
7 7 (38.89%) Oracle SOA Suite

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (44.44%) Apache
1 8 (44.44%) JBoss
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (33.33%) Confluence
4 4 (22.22%) WebLogic
5 1 (5.56%) IIS
5 1 (5.56%) Jetty
5 1 (5.56%) Mongrel
5 1 (5.56%) nginx
5 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
5 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.56%) Google App Engine
1 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) HTTP
1 8 (44.44%) SSL
1 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.11%) Intranet
3 1 (5.56%) DHCP
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) FTP
3 1 (5.56%) IPsec
3 1 (5.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) MariaDB
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (44.44%) JIRA
3 6 (33.33%) JMeter
3 6 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 6 (33.33%) Selenium
4 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
5 4 (22.22%) SoapUI
5 4 (22.22%) Subversion
6 2 (11.11%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (5.56%) JUnit
7 1 (5.56%) Maven
7 1 (5.56%) Mockito
7 1 (5.56%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Lead DevOps
4 2 (11.11%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum Master
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) J2EE
2 7 (38.89%) Middleware
3 1 (5.56%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) JAAS
3 1 (5.56%) JAXB
3 1 (5.56%) JPA
3 1 (5.56%) Servlets
3 1 (5.56%) Spring
3 1 (5.56%) Spring MVC
3 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Client/Server
2 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Mac OS
3 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) Kanban
2 13 (72.22%) Scrum
2 13 (72.22%) TDD
3 10 (55.56%) Configuration Management
3 10 (55.56%) Open Source
3 10 (55.56%) User Stories
4 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (50.00%) DevOps
4 9 (50.00%) SOA
5 7 (38.89%) API Design
5 7 (38.89%) Coaching
5 7 (38.89%) Mentoring
5 7 (38.89%) Microservices
5 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
6 6 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
6 6 (33.33%) SDLC
7 5 (27.78%) BDD
7 5 (27.78%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) Perl
2 3 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) Scala
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (22.22%) ISEB
2 4 (22.22%) ISTQB
3 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Docker
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) Puppet
2 6 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Oracle
2 8 (44.44%) WSO2
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) Google
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft