The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 6 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing C# 47 61 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 13.70% 11.69% 10.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.38% 23.37% 22.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 44 51
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £283 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £465 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.38 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.94% +7.68%
C#
Cambridgeshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
201 261 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 58.60% 50.00% 48.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 179 178
Median daily rate £375 £360 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 7 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.75 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -23.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £45.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £58.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

C#
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

C# Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for C#.

1 51 (71.83%) .NET
2 34 (47.89%) ASP.NET
3 27 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (36.62%) JavaScript
5 25 (35.21%) SQL Server
6 23 (32.39%) MVC
6 23 (32.39%) Microsoft
6 23 (32.39%) .NET Framework
7 19 (26.76%) SQL
8 17 (23.94%) Visual Studio
9 16 (22.54%) Software Engineering
10 14 (19.72%) HTML
10 14 (19.72%) CSS
10 14 (19.72%) jQuery
10 14 (19.72%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (18.31%) Scrum
12 12 (16.90%) Windows
12 12 (16.90%) T-SQL
13 11 (15.49%) Degree
13 11 (15.49%) Web Development
14 10 (14.08%) WPF
14 10 (14.08%) SQL Server 2008
14 10 (14.08%) Oracle
14 10 (14.08%) XML
15 9 (12.68%) ERP
15 9 (12.68%) TDD
15 9 (12.68%) Unit Testing
16 8 (11.27%) CMS
16 8 (11.27%) SOA
16 8 (11.27%) Java

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (11.27%) CMS
2 7 (9.86%) IIS
3 6 (8.45%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.45%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (4.23%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.82%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.82%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.41%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.41%) Drupal
6 1 (1.41%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.41%) NServiceBus
6 1 (1.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (9.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (4.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.41%) Magento
3 1 (1.41%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) Bluetooth
2 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (35.21%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (9.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (8.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.63%) MySQL
5 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database
5 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (4.23%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.82%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 17 (23.94%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.63%) JMeter
2 4 (5.63%) SoapUI
2 4 (5.63%) Subversion
2 4 (5.63%) TeamCity
3 3 (4.23%) SpecFlow
4 2 (2.82%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.82%) NUnit
4 2 (2.82%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (2.82%) Selenium
5 1 (1.41%) Bower
5 1 (1.41%) gulp
5 1 (1.41%) MSTest
5 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.41%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.41%) Xcode
General
1 4 (5.63%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.82%) Advertising
3 2 (2.82%) Games
3 2 (2.82%) Legal
3 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.41%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 44 (61.97%) Developer
2 21 (29.58%) .NET Developer
3 18 (25.35%) C# Developer
4 11 (15.49%) Software Engineer
5 10 (14.08%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (11.27%) Analyst
7 6 (8.45%) SQL Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Test Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) Web Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Automation Tester
9 4 (5.63%) Embedded Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) Tester
9 4 (5.63%) WPF Developer
10 3 (4.23%) Automation Test Analyst
10 3 (4.23%) Solutions Analyst
10 3 (4.23%) Technical Leader
10 3 (4.23%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (71.83%) .NET
2 34 (47.89%) ASP.NET
3 23 (32.39%) .NET Framework
4 14 (19.72%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (19.72%) CSS
4 14 (19.72%) HTML
4 14 (19.72%) jQuery
5 10 (14.08%) WPF
5 10 (14.08%) XML
6 6 (8.45%) AngularJS
6 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (8.45%) RESTful
6 6 (8.45%) SOAP
6 6 (8.45%) Web Services
7 5 (7.04%) LINQ
8 4 (5.63%) Ajax
8 4 (5.63%) WCF
9 3 (4.23%) Middleware
10 2 (2.82%) JSON
10 2 (2.82%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.82%) iPad
2 2 (2.82%) Mathematics
2 2 (2.82%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.41%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.41%) CUDA
3 1 (1.41%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.41%) Equities
3 1 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.41%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.90%) Windows
2 3 (4.23%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (1.41%) Android
3 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (32.39%) MVC
3 16 (22.54%) Software Engineering
4 13 (18.31%) Scrum
5 11 (15.49%) Web Development
6 9 (12.68%) ERP
6 9 (12.68%) TDD
6 9 (12.68%) Unit Testing
7 8 (11.27%) SOA
8 6 (8.45%) API Design
8 6 (8.45%) Waterfall
9 5 (7.04%) Data Protection
9 5 (7.04%) OO
9 5 (7.04%) SDLC
10 4 (5.63%) Change Control
10 4 (5.63%) E-Commerce
10 4 (5.63%) Project Management
10 4 (5.63%) Risk Management
10 4 (5.63%) System Testing
10 4 (5.63%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 26 (36.62%) JavaScript
2 19 (26.76%) SQL
3 12 (16.90%) T-SQL
4 8 (11.27%) Java
5 6 (8.45%) C
5 6 (8.45%) PL/SQL
5 6 (8.45%) XAML
6 5 (7.04%) C++
7 4 (5.63%) Embedded C
8 3 (4.23%) Python
9 2 (2.82%) X++
10 1 (1.41%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.41%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.41%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.41%) PHP
10 1 (1.41%) Ruby
10 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (15.49%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) DV Cleared
2 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.41%) ISEB
3 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.41%) MCITP
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.41%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) SDET
Vendors
1 23 (32.39%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.08%) Oracle
3 6 (8.45%) JD Edwards
3 6 (8.45%) Sitecore
4 3 (4.23%) webMethods
5 1 (1.41%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.41%) Citrix
5 1 (1.41%) VMware
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OHO Group Ltd.
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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