The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 6 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Contract jobs citing C# 42 23 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 16.22% 12.37% 12.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.87% 22.33% 24.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 23
Average daily rate
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£325 £335 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% -10.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
C#
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Programming Languages Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
124 103 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 47.88% 55.38% 49.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 46 68
Average daily rate £325 £335 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% +1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 2
Average hourly rate £18.71 £37.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.12% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £37.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 43 (78.18%) .NET
2 36 (65.45%) ASP.NET
3 32 (58.18%) MVC
4 30 (54.55%) HTML
5 29 (52.73%) JavaScript
6 28 (50.91%) CSS
7 25 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 23 (41.82%) SQL
8 23 (41.82%) SQL Server
9 18 (32.73%) LINQ
9 18 (32.73%) jQuery
10 15 (27.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 14 (25.45%) SQL Server 2012
11 14 (25.45%) .NET Framework
11 14 (25.45%) T-SQL
12 13 (23.64%) QA
13 12 (21.82%) Ajax
13 12 (21.82%) Razor View Engine
14 9 (16.36%) WCF
14 9 (16.36%) TDD
14 9 (16.36%) User Acceptance Testing
15 8 (14.55%) Web Services
15 8 (14.55%) Visual Studio
16 7 (12.73%) Scrum
16 7 (12.73%) Web Development
17 6 (10.91%) Test Scripting
17 6 (10.91%) HTML5
17 6 (10.91%) KnockoutJS
18 5 (9.09%) StyleCop
18 5 (9.09%) NUnit

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Office
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (41.82%) SQL Server
2 14 (25.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (14.55%) Visual Studio
2 5 (9.09%) NUnit
2 5 (9.09%) StyleCop
3 3 (5.45%) Selenium
4 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.82%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (3.64%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Retail
2 1 (1.82%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 36 (65.45%) Developer
2 32 (58.18%) .NET Developer
3 26 (47.27%) C# Developer
4 25 (45.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (25.45%) ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (23.64%) Web Developer
6 13 (23.64%) Analyst
6 13 (23.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (21.82%) JavaScript Developer
7 12 (21.82%) C# Web Developer
7 12 (21.82%) .NET Web Developer
8 10 (18.18%) Business Analyst
9 6 (10.91%) QA Analyst
10 4 (7.27%) Tester
10 4 (7.27%) QA Tester
11 3 (5.45%) Test Analyst
12 2 (3.64%) Software Developer
12 2 (3.64%) Development Manager
12 2 (3.64%) Test Engineer
12 2 (3.64%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (78.18%) .NET
2 36 (65.45%) ASP.NET
3 30 (54.55%) HTML
4 28 (50.91%) CSS
5 25 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (32.73%) LINQ
6 18 (32.73%) jQuery
7 15 (27.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 14 (25.45%) .NET Framework
9 12 (21.82%) Razor View Engine
9 12 (21.82%) Ajax
10 9 (16.36%) WCF
11 8 (14.55%) Web Services
12 6 (10.91%) HTML5
12 6 (10.91%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (9.09%) WPF
14 2 (3.64%) WinForms
14 2 (3.64%) CSS3
14 2 (3.64%) AngularJS
14 2 (3.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (58.18%) MVC
2 9 (16.36%) TDD
2 9 (16.36%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (12.73%) Scrum
3 7 (12.73%) Web Development
4 6 (10.91%) Test Scripting
5 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.27%) BDD
7 3 (5.45%) Project Management
7 3 (5.45%) Test Automation
8 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.64%) Manual Testing
9 1 (1.82%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (1.82%) OOP
9 1 (1.82%) OO
9 1 (1.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.82%) Automated Testing
9 1 (1.82%) Business Analysis
9 1 (1.82%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (1.82%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 29 (52.73%) JavaScript
2 23 (41.82%) SQL
3 14 (25.45%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.64%) VB
5 1 (1.82%) VB6
5 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (23.64%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
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Rate: From £300 to £350 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Rate: £350 per day (DOE)
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £375 - £425 per day
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