Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 27 May 2018 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 29 31
Rank change year-on-year -13 +2 +4
Contract jobs citing C 2 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.72% 2.61% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.54% 8.43% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Watford median daily rate - £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.67% -20.00%
Hertfordshire median daily rate £223 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -36.43% - -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Watford median hourly rate £100.00 - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £42.00 £45.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year -6.67% -9.09% +32.00%

C is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 130 83 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 46.76% 30.97% 36.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 53 43
Watford median daily rate £400 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.66% +9.33%
10th Percentile £270 £285 £278
90th Percentile £550 £563 £545
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £410
% change year-on-year -3.03% +0.61% +13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Watford median hourly rate £31.25 - £37.50
10th Percentile £16.25 - £33.75
90th Percentile £87.00 - £41.25
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £27.50 £45.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year -38.89% -9.09% +48.87%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for C in Watford

C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for C.

1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) PMI
2 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Ariba
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (50.00%) Data Entry
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Improvement

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Delivery Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) PMI
1 1 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Data Entry
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Ariba
1 1 (50.00%) SAP