The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 25 27 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -21
Contract jobs citing C# 16 26 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.23% 5.09% 14.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.82% 21.14% 52.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 15
Average daily rate
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£362 £400 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.43% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £326 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £425 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.68% +7.14%
C#
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
85 123 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 22.49% 24.07% 27.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 78 25
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 1
Average hourly rate £51.90 £26.09 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.92% +15.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C# across the Bedfordshire region.

C# Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

C#
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +9 8 £362 +20.75% 7
Luton +6 6 £425 +6.25% 4
Dunstable - 1 £350 - 2
C#
East of England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C#.

1 34 (85.00%) .NET
2 24 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 19 (47.50%) SQL Server
4 18 (45.00%) MVC
5 15 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 14 (35.00%) SOA
7 13 (32.50%) E-Commerce
7 13 (32.50%) jQuery
8 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (30.00%) WCF
9 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (27.50%) SQL
10 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
11 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 7 (17.50%) HTML
12 7 (17.50%) Java
12 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
13 6 (15.00%) CSS
13 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (12.50%) XML
14 5 (12.50%) Sitecore
15 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
15 4 (10.00%) Web Services
15 4 (10.00%) CMS
15 4 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 3 (7.50%) LESS
16 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
16 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C#. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.00%) CMS
2 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.00%) Mule
3 2 (5.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.50%) NServiceBus
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Telnet
1 3 (7.50%) SSH
2 2 (5.00%) Intranet
2 2 (5.00%) Internet
3 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (47.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Selenium
2 2 (5.00%) TestNG
2 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.00%) JIRA
2 2 (5.00%) Robotium
2 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.00%) Calabash
2 2 (5.00%) Appium
2 2 (5.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.50%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.50%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.50%) NUnit
3 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (7.50%) Retail
2 2 (5.00%) Advertising
3 1 (2.50%) Local Government
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Automotive
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Developer
2 12 (30.00%) Architect
3 10 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 5 (12.50%) Web Architect
5 5 (12.50%) Senior Architect
6 4 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Software Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Web Developer
7 3 (7.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Designer
8 2 (5.00%) Website Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Test Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Technical Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Applications Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (85.00%) .NET
2 24 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 13 (32.50%) jQuery
4 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (30.00%) WCF
5 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
7 7 (17.50%) HTML
8 6 (15.00%) CSS
9 5 (12.50%) XML
10 4 (10.00%) Web Services
10 4 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (7.50%) LESS
11 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
11 3 (7.50%) REST
11 3 (7.50%) SOAP
12 2 (5.00%) XSLT
12 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
12 2 (5.00%) HTML5
12 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
1 1 (2.50%) Android
1 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) MVC
2 14 (35.00%) SOA
3 13 (32.50%) E-Commerce
4 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.00%) TDD
7 2 (5.00%) Content Management
7 2 (5.00%) Migration
7 2 (5.00%) AOP
7 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (5.00%) Web Development
7 2 (5.00%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (5.00%) Open Source
7 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.00%) BDD
7 2 (5.00%) Microservices
7 2 (5.00%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) SQL
2 7 (17.50%) Java
2 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.50%) C++
4 2 (5.00%) COBOL
4 2 (5.00%) VB
4 2 (5.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.50%) Sitecore
3 2 (5.00%) Citrix
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.50%) Retek
4 1 (2.50%) Xamarin
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