The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 9 4 22
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +18
Contract jobs citing C# 79 137 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 10.19% 18.10% 6.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 42.28% 14.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 49 20
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£320 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £273 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £466 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Average hourly rate - £41.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
C#
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
316 324 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 40.77% 42.80% 46.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 129 159
Average daily rate £350 £300 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -8.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 61
Average hourly rate £57.50 £39.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.43% +1.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £26.40 £29.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £46.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

C#
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -16 31 £325 +16.59% 59
Peterborough -2 18 £310 -22.50% 12
Huntingdon -1 1 £200 -38.46% 1
St Neots - 1 £200 - 1
C#
East of England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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#.

1 167 (95.43%) .NET
2 112 (64.00%) ASP.NET
3 89 (50.86%) SQL Server
4 82 (46.86%) HTML
5 78 (44.57%) MVC
6 64 (36.57%) JavaScript
7 60 (34.29%) SQL
7 60 (34.29%) CSS
8 57 (32.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 56 (32.00%) jQuery
10 48 (27.43%) Agile Software Development
11 45 (25.71%) Visual Studio
12 44 (25.14%) Microsoft
13 36 (20.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 33 (18.86%) Oracle
15 32 (18.29%) HTML5
16 30 (17.14%) WCF
17 25 (14.29%) .NET Framework
18 22 (12.57%) TDD
19 18 (10.29%) E-Commerce
19 18 (10.29%) Unit Testing
20 17 (9.71%) Windows
20 17 (9.71%) NUnit
21 16 (9.14%) Scrum
21 16 (9.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
22 14 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
23 13 (7.43%) PowerShell
23 13 (7.43%) Degree
23 13 (7.43%) JIRA
23 13 (7.43%) AngularJS

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 8 (4.57%) IIS
2 6 (3.43%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.71%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.14%) CMS
5 2 (1.14%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.14%) Node.js
6 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.57%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.57%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 7 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.57%) MS Office
2 1 (0.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.43%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.14%) Tridion
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.71%) Amazon S3
2 3 (1.71%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (1.71%) CloudFront
3 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.71%) Intranet
2 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (50.86%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (5.14%) Big Data
5 8 (4.57%) Oracle Database
6 6 (3.43%) MySQL
6 6 (3.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.71%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.14%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.14%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.57%) RavenDB
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 45 (25.71%) Visual Studio
2 17 (9.71%) NUnit
3 14 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (7.43%) JIRA
5 8 (4.57%) MSBuild
6 7 (4.00%) Moq
7 6 (3.43%) Subversion
8 5 (2.86%) Git (software)
8 5 (2.86%) Eclipse
8 5 (2.86%) CruiseControl
9 4 (2.29%) Selenium
9 4 (2.29%) MSTest
9 4 (2.29%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.71%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.71%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (1.71%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.71%) WiX
10 3 (1.71%) FitNesse
11 2 (1.14%) LabVIEW
11 2 (1.14%) JUnit
General
1 11 (6.29%) Finance
2 6 (3.43%) Telecoms
2 6 (3.43%) Banking
3 4 (2.29%) Back Office
4 3 (1.71%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.14%) Retail
6 1 (0.57%) Advertising
6 1 (0.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 149 (85.14%) Developer
2 93 (53.14%) .NET Developer
3 75 (42.86%) C# Developer
4 66 (37.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 60 (34.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 54 (30.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (8.00%) Software Developer
8 12 (6.86%) Web Developer
9 6 (3.43%) .NET Web Developer
9 6 (3.43%) Python Developer
9 6 (3.43%) Python/Django Developer
10 5 (2.86%) CRM Developer
10 5 (2.86%) C# Software Developer
10 5 (2.86%) Consultant
10 5 (2.86%) Software Engineer
11 4 (2.29%) Senior Developer
11 4 (2.29%) Microsoft Developer
11 4 (2.29%) Agile .NET Developer
12 3 (1.71%) Automation Tester
12 3 (1.71%) BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (95.43%) .NET
2 112 (64.00%) ASP.NET
3 82 (46.86%) HTML
4 60 (34.29%) CSS
5 57 (32.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 56 (32.00%) jQuery
7 36 (20.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 32 (18.29%) HTML5
9 30 (17.14%) WCF
10 25 (14.29%) .NET Framework
11 16 (9.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 13 (7.43%) AngularJS
12 13 (7.43%) Web Services
13 12 (6.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 11 (6.29%) CSS3
15 9 (5.14%) Ajax
15 9 (5.14%) XML
16 7 (4.00%) Razor View Engine
16 7 (4.00%) LINQ
16 7 (4.00%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (3.43%) Visualisation
2 6 (3.43%) Kindle
3 5 (2.86%) User Experience
4 2 (1.14%) GIS
4 2 (1.14%) NHS
4 2 (1.14%) Informatics
4 2 (1.14%) Blog
4 2 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.14%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.57%) Wiki
5 1 (0.57%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.57%) RIA
5 1 (0.57%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.71%) Windows
2 5 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (2.29%) UNIX
4 2 (1.14%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (44.57%) MVC
2 48 (27.43%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (12.57%) TDD
4 18 (10.29%) E-Commerce
4 18 (10.29%) Unit Testing
5 16 (9.14%) Scrum
6 13 (7.43%) OO
7 9 (5.14%) OOP
8 7 (4.00%) Software Engineering
8 7 (4.00%) CRM
8 7 (4.00%) Workflow
9 6 (3.43%) Migration
9 6 (3.43%) ERP
9 6 (3.43%) Multithreading
9 6 (3.43%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (2.86%) BDD
11 4 (2.29%) Kanban
11 4 (2.29%) Web Development
11 4 (2.29%) Coaching
12 3 (1.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 64 (36.57%) JavaScript
2 60 (34.29%) SQL
3 13 (7.43%) PowerShell
3 13 (7.43%) Java
4 10 (5.71%) VB.NET
5 9 (5.14%) PL/SQL
5 9 (5.14%) C++
6 6 (3.43%) Python
7 5 (2.86%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.29%) Ruby
9 3 (1.71%) VB
9 3 (1.71%) XAML
9 3 (1.71%) MATLAB
10 2 (1.14%) PHP
11 1 (0.57%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (7.43%) Degree
2 1 (0.57%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.43%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 44 (25.14%) Microsoft
2 33 (18.86%) Oracle
3 6 (3.43%) Splunk
4 1 (0.57%) Red Gate
4 1 (0.57%) Twitter
4 1 (0.57%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.57%) DevExpress
4 1 (0.57%) SAP
4 1 (0.57%) Siebel
4 1 (0.57%) JD Edwards
4 1 (0.57%) Sage
Peterborough
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: Unspecified Market rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago