The table below looks at the statistics for the C# Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# Developer
Rank 40 27 45
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +18
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 11 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.23% 3.85% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.37% 4.07% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 5
Average daily rate
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£290 £273 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.42% -0.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £291 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
- +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+11.94% +15.51%
C# Developer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
464 344 440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.12% 94.51% 95.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 153 202
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 36 100
Average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -10.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £59.10 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

C# Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# Developer in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C# Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

C# Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

C# Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

C# Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# Developer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

C# Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

C# Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

C# Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

C# Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region that cited C# Developer in their job title 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 with C# Developer in their job title.

1 25 (100.00%) C#
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (88.00%) ASP.NET
3 20 (80.00%) MVC
4 18 (72.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (72.00%) SQL Server
5 10 (40.00%) SQL
5 10 (40.00%) HTML
6 9 (36.00%) CSS
7 8 (32.00%) WCF
8 6 (24.00%) TDD
8 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
8 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (24.00%) MSBuild
8 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (20.00%) LINQ
10 4 (16.00%) Scrum
10 4 (16.00%) NUnit
10 4 (16.00%) jQuery
10 4 (16.00%) Web Services
10 4 (16.00%) Java
10 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
10 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
10 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
11 3 (12.00%) XAML
11 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
11 3 (12.00%) Migration
11 3 (12.00%) MySQL

C# Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region that cited C# Developer in their job title 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 with C# Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (12.00%) CloudFront
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (72.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (12.00%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (12.00%) MySQL
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.00%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (24.00%) MSBuild
2 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (16.00%) NUnit
3 3 (12.00%) CruiseControl
3 3 (12.00%) Subversion
3 3 (12.00%) JIRA
3 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (12.00%) WiX
4 1 (4.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (4.00%) MSTest
General
1 1 (4.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (88.00%) ASP.NET
3 18 (72.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (40.00%) HTML
5 9 (36.00%) CSS
6 8 (32.00%) WCF
7 5 (20.00%) LINQ
8 4 (16.00%) jQuery
8 4 (16.00%) Web Services
9 3 (12.00%) XML
9 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
9 3 (12.00%) WPF
9 3 (12.00%) RESTful
9 3 (12.00%) REST
9 3 (12.00%) CSS3
9 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (8.00%) Kendo UI
10 2 (8.00%) AutoMapper
10 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) RIA
1 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
1 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) MVC
2 6 (24.00%) TDD
3 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.00%) Scrum
5 3 (12.00%) Migration
5 3 (12.00%) Multithreading
6 1 (4.00%) Image Processing
6 1 (4.00%) BDD
6 1 (4.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (4.00%) OOP
6 1 (4.00%) OO
6 1 (4.00%) DSDM
6 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (40.00%) SQL
3 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (16.00%) Java
4 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.00%) XAML
6 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft