Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 31 31
Rank change year-on-year -13 0 -
Contract jobs citing C 9 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.39% 0.90% 0.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.97% 2.67% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Watford median daily rate £675 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +92.86% - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £295 £394 £475
% change year-on-year -25.08% -17.11% +26.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Watford median hourly rate £100.00 - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £42.25 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -6.11% +12.50% +3.23%

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 181 75 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 48.14% 33.78% 37.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 40 38
Watford median daily rate £425 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +14.29%
10th Percentile £328 £325 £294
90th Percentile £600 £541 £458
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 £425 £388
% change year-on-year -2.94% +9.68% +7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Watford median hourly rate £17.50 - £37.50
10th Percentile £16.25 - £33.75
90th Percentile £81.00 - £41.25
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £37.50 £47.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year -21.05% +15.85% +13.89%

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

C
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C in Watford over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 4 (44.44%) Business Transformation
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 3 (33.33%) Marketing
2 3 (33.33%) Programme Delivery
2 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 2 (22.22%) PSD2
3 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Multicast
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) FMCG
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (11.11%) Data Entry
4 1 (11.11%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Retail
4 1 (11.11%) Subversion
4 1 (11.11%) IGMP
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 1 (11.11%) QA
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) Perl

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 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) IGMP
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) Multicast
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
1 1 (11.11%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 3 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Business Change Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Business Change Programme Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Business Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Change Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Programme Change Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Programme Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Sales Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Payments Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Payments Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Perl Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) FMCG
1 1 (11.11%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Business Transformation
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 3 (33.33%) Programme Delivery
2 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) Data Entry
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C++
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) PSD2
2 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Ariba
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco
1 1 (11.11%) SAP
1 1 (11.11%) VMware