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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 7 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing C# 42 28 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 12.07% 8.59% 10.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.86% 16.57% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 11 16
Median daily rate £350 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £365 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £43.75 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.58%

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
176 169 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 50.57% 51.84% 46.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 90 88
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 11
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.13 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.91% -5.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £37.50 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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 16 January 2017.

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#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 37 (50.68%) .NET
2 23 (31.51%) MVC
3 21 (28.77%) SQL
4 18 (24.66%) JavaScript
5 16 (21.92%) SQL Server
5 16 (21.92%) WCF
6 15 (20.55%) Software Engineering
6 15 (20.55%) ASP.NET
7 14 (19.18%) Windows
7 14 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (17.81%) WPF
9 12 (16.44%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (15.07%) TDD
10 11 (15.07%) Microsoft
11 10 (13.70%) Linux
12 9 (12.33%) CSS
12 9 (12.33%) Visual Studio
12 9 (12.33%) HTML
12 9 (12.33%) Java
12 9 (12.33%) .NET Framework
13 8 (10.96%) jQuery
13 8 (10.96%) REST
14 7 (9.59%) Selenium
14 7 (9.59%) Data Protection
14 7 (9.59%) Web Development
14 7 (9.59%) C
14 7 (9.59%) SOAP
15 6 (8.22%) Web Services
15 6 (8.22%) Python
15 6 (8.22%) Telecoms

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 3 (4.11%) CMS
2 2 (2.74%) IIS
2 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.74%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.74%) SaaS
2 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.37%) GitHub
2 1 (1.37%) Office 365
2 1 (1.37%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.48%) Bluetooth
2 3 (4.11%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.74%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.85%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.48%) MySQL
4 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (12.33%) Visual Studio
2 7 (9.59%) Selenium
3 5 (6.85%) JMeter
3 5 (6.85%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.74%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.74%) NUnit
4 2 (2.74%) SpecFlow
4 2 (2.74%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.74%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.37%) Bower
5 1 (1.37%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.37%) gulp
5 1 (1.37%) Hudson
5 1 (1.37%) JUnit
5 1 (1.37%) RSpec
5 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.37%) Xcode
General
1 6 (8.22%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.85%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.48%) Electronics
4 3 (4.11%) Finance
4 3 (4.11%) Marketing
5 1 (1.37%) Advertising
5 1 (1.37%) Games
5 1 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 49 (67.12%) Developer
2 32 (43.84%) C# Developer
3 21 (28.77%) .NET Developer
4 15 (20.55%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (12.33%) Software Engineer
6 7 (9.59%) Full Stack Developer
7 6 (8.22%) Analyst
8 5 (6.85%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Embedded Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 3 (4.11%) Automation Tester
10 3 (4.11%) C# WPF Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Consultant
10 3 (4.11%) Test Analyst
10 3 (4.11%) Tester
10 3 (4.11%) WCF Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Web Developer
10 3 (4.11%) WPF Developer
11 2 (2.74%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (50.68%) .NET
2 16 (21.92%) WCF
3 15 (20.55%) ASP.NET
4 13 (17.81%) WPF
5 12 (16.44%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (12.33%) .NET Framework
6 9 (12.33%) CSS
6 9 (12.33%) HTML
7 8 (10.96%) jQuery
7 8 (10.96%) REST
8 7 (9.59%) SOAP
9 6 (8.22%) AngularJS
9 6 (8.22%) Web Services
10 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (5.48%) Entity Framework
11 3 (4.11%) Django
11 3 (4.11%) Middleware
11 3 (4.11%) Ruby on Rails
11 3 (4.11%) XML
12 2 (2.74%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.11%) User Experience
2 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.74%) SCADA
3 1 (1.37%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (1.37%) Biometrics
3 1 (1.37%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.37%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.18%) Windows
2 10 (13.70%) Linux
3 3 (4.11%) Unix
4 2 (2.74%) Android
4 2 (2.74%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.37%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.51%) MVC
2 15 (20.55%) Software Engineering
3 14 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (15.07%) TDD
5 7 (9.59%) Data Protection
5 7 (9.59%) Web Development
6 6 (8.22%) MVVM
7 5 (6.85%) BDD
7 5 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (6.85%) E-Commerce
7 5 (6.85%) Scrum
7 5 (6.85%) SOLID
7 5 (6.85%) Test Automation
8 4 (5.48%) Automation Testing
8 4 (5.48%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.48%) ERP
8 4 (5.48%) SDLC
9 3 (4.11%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (4.11%) Programme Management
9 3 (4.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (28.77%) SQL
2 18 (24.66%) JavaScript
3 9 (12.33%) Java
4 7 (9.59%) C
5 6 (8.22%) Python
6 5 (6.85%) Embedded C
6 5 (6.85%) XAML
7 4 (5.48%) Ruby
8 3 (4.11%) C++
8 3 (4.11%) PHP
8 3 (4.11%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.37%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.37%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (4.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.74%) Degree
2 2 (2.74%) DV Cleared
2 2 (2.74%) PhD
3 1 (1.37%) MCITP
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) QA
1 2 (2.74%) SDET
Vendors
1 11 (15.07%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.11%) Oracle
2 3 (4.11%) SAP
2 3 (4.11%) webMethods
3 2 (2.74%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.37%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.37%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.37%) Siemens
4 1 (1.37%) Xamarin
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