The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridge region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# Developer
Rank 33 33 41
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 15 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.28% 2.78% 2.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.52% 2.95% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 5
Average daily rate
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£285 £273 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.58% -31.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £255 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £291 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £27.75
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +26.12%
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
426 373 446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 93.22% 94.19% 95.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 163 217
Average daily rate £375 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 51 104
Average hourly rate £25.50 £37.50 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% +11.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
C# Developer
Cambridgeshire

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 29 (100.00%) C#
2 27 (93.10%) .NET
3 24 (82.76%) ASP.NET
4 23 (79.31%) MVC
5 20 (68.97%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (65.52%) SQL Server
7 10 (34.48%) CSS
7 10 (34.48%) HTML
8 9 (31.03%) SQL
8 9 (31.03%) TDD
9 8 (27.59%) WCF
9 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (20.69%) MSBuild
11 6 (20.69%) PowerShell
12 5 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
12 5 (17.24%) Java
12 5 (17.24%) Visual Studio
12 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
13 4 (13.79%) Windows
13 4 (13.79%) Scrum
13 4 (13.79%) Web Services
13 4 (13.79%) NUnit
13 4 (13.79%) Multithreading
13 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (13.79%) LINQ
13 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 4 (13.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 4 (13.79%) CSS3

C# Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (10.34%) Amazon S3
1 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (10.34%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (10.34%) CloudFront
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (65.52%) SQL Server
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (10.34%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (10.34%) MySQL
5 1 (3.45%) RavenDB
5 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MSBuild
2 5 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (17.24%) Visual Studio
3 4 (13.79%) NUnit
4 3 (10.34%) WiX
4 3 (10.34%) CruiseControl
4 3 (10.34%) Subversion
4 3 (10.34%) JIRA
4 3 (10.34%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.45%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.45%) MSTest
General
1 1 (3.45%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (93.10%) .NET
2 24 (82.76%) ASP.NET
3 20 (68.97%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (34.48%) CSS
4 10 (34.48%) HTML
5 8 (27.59%) WCF
6 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
7 4 (13.79%) Web Services
7 4 (13.79%) LINQ
7 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 4 (13.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (13.79%) CSS3
7 4 (13.79%) jQuery
8 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (10.34%) Razor View Engine
8 3 (10.34%) REST
8 3 (10.34%) RESTful
8 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC 2
8 3 (10.34%) WPF
8 3 (10.34%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
1 1 (3.45%) RIA
1 1 (3.45%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) MVC
2 9 (31.03%) TDD
3 4 (13.79%) Scrum
3 4 (13.79%) Multithreading
3 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.34%) Migration
5 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.45%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (3.45%) CQRS
6 1 (3.45%) BDD
6 1 (3.45%) Kanban
6 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.45%) Image Processing
6 1 (3.45%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (3.45%) OOD
6 1 (3.45%) OOP
6 1 (3.45%) OO
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (31.03%) SQL
3 6 (20.69%) PowerShell
4 5 (17.24%) Java
5 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
5 3 (10.34%) XAML
6 2 (6.90%) C++
7 1 (3.45%) Ruby
7 1 (3.45%) Delphi
7 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
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