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 21 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 7 4 31
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +27
Contract jobs citing C# 104 128 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.21% 16.95% 5.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.08% 40.89% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 61 17
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£320 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £263 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £465 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £38.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
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
384 313 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 45.07% 41.46% 45.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 143 166
Average daily rate £360 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 21 60
Average hourly rate £48.75 £37.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -2.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £26.40 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £45.50 £45.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -5 56 £325 +15.04% 50
Peterborough -5 17 £310 -17.33% 9
Huntingdon -3 1 £200 -38.46%
C#
East of England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 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#.

1 187 (91.22%) .NET
2 124 (60.49%) ASP.NET
3 109 (53.17%) SQL Server
4 98 (47.80%) MVC
5 85 (41.46%) HTML
6 73 (35.61%) JavaScript
7 67 (32.68%) CSS
8 64 (31.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 59 (28.78%) SQL
9 59 (28.78%) jQuery
10 53 (25.85%) Microsoft
11 49 (23.90%) Visual Studio
12 43 (20.98%) WCF
13 36 (17.56%) Agile Software Development
13 36 (17.56%) .NET Framework
14 35 (17.07%) Oracle
15 33 (16.10%) TDD
16 32 (15.61%) HTML5
17 31 (15.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 21 (10.24%) NUnit
19 19 (9.27%) Web Services
19 19 (9.27%) Windows
19 19 (9.27%) Scrum
19 19 (9.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 19 (9.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
20 18 (8.78%) E-Commerce
20 18 (8.78%) SQL Server 2008
20 18 (8.78%) CSS3
21 17 (8.29%) Java
21 17 (8.29%) OO

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 12 (5.85%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.88%) IIS
3 5 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.98%) CMS
4 2 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.98%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.98%) Node.js
5 1 (0.49%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.49%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.49%) Content Management Server
5 1 (0.49%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (3.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.46%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (3.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.93%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.98%) Tridion
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.46%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (1.46%) CloudFront
2 3 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.46%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.46%) Intranet
2 1 (0.49%) Internet
2 1 (0.49%) HTTP
2 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (53.17%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (7.80%) MySQL
4 12 (5.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (5.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (4.39%) Big Data
7 4 (1.95%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.46%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.98%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.98%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.49%) Oracle Discoverer
10 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.49%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.49%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 49 (23.90%) Visual Studio
2 21 (10.24%) NUnit
3 14 (6.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (6.34%) JIRA
5 8 (3.90%) MSTest
5 8 (3.90%) MSBuild
6 7 (3.41%) Moq
6 7 (3.41%) Subversion
7 5 (2.44%) Git (software)
7 5 (2.44%) Selenium
7 5 (2.44%) CruiseControl
7 5 (2.44%) Eclipse
8 4 (1.95%) JUnit
8 4 (1.95%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.46%) WiX
9 3 (1.46%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.46%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (1.46%) FitNesse
9 3 (1.46%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.98%) LabVIEW
General
1 12 (5.85%) Finance
2 6 (2.93%) Telecoms
2 6 (2.93%) Banking
3 5 (2.44%) Back Office
4 4 (1.95%) Games
5 3 (1.46%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.46%) Online Betting
6 1 (0.49%) Advertising
6 1 (0.49%) Electronics
6 1 (0.49%) Law
Job Titles
1 175 (85.37%) Developer
2 103 (50.24%) .NET Developer
3 79 (38.54%) C# Developer
4 68 (33.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 61 (29.76%) ASP.NET Developer
6 51 (24.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (9.27%) Web Developer
8 14 (6.83%) Software Developer
9 9 (4.39%) Software Engineer
10 7 (3.41%) Senior Developer
11 6 (2.93%) C# Software Developer
11 6 (2.93%) CRM Developer
11 6 (2.93%) Python/Django Developer
11 6 (2.93%) Python Developer
12 5 (2.44%) Senior .NET Developer
12 5 (2.44%) Consultant
13 4 (1.95%) Tester
13 4 (1.95%) .NET Web Developer
13 4 (1.95%) Senior C# Developer
13 4 (1.95%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (91.22%) .NET
2 124 (60.49%) ASP.NET
3 85 (41.46%) HTML
4 67 (32.68%) CSS
5 64 (31.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 59 (28.78%) jQuery
7 43 (20.98%) WCF
8 36 (17.56%) .NET Framework
9 32 (15.61%) HTML5
10 31 (15.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 19 (9.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 19 (9.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 19 (9.27%) Web Services
12 18 (8.78%) CSS3
13 13 (6.34%) AngularJS
14 12 (5.85%) REST
14 12 (5.85%) Razor View Engine
15 10 (4.88%) XML
16 9 (4.39%) LINQ
17 8 (3.90%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (2.93%) Computer Science
1 6 (2.93%) Visualisation
1 6 (2.93%) Kindle
2 4 (1.95%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.46%) RIA
4 2 (0.98%) Wiki
4 2 (0.98%) N-Tier
4 2 (0.98%) NHS
4 2 (0.98%) GIS
4 2 (0.98%) Informatics
5 1 (0.49%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.49%) Blog
5 1 (0.49%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.27%) Windows
2 5 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (1.95%) UNIX
4 3 (1.46%) Android
5 2 (0.98%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (47.80%) MVC
2 36 (17.56%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (16.10%) TDD
4 19 (9.27%) Scrum
5 18 (8.78%) E-Commerce
6 17 (8.29%) OO
7 16 (7.80%) Unit Testing
8 12 (5.85%) Software Engineering
9 10 (4.88%) OOP
10 9 (4.39%) Workflow
11 8 (3.90%) CRM
11 8 (3.90%) Multithreading
12 7 (3.41%) Migration
13 6 (2.93%) ERP
13 6 (2.93%) BDD
13 6 (2.93%) Responsive Web Design
14 5 (2.44%) Kanban
15 4 (1.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 4 (1.95%) Mobile Application Development
15 4 (1.95%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 73 (35.61%) JavaScript
2 59 (28.78%) SQL
3 17 (8.29%) Java
4 14 (6.83%) C++
5 13 (6.34%) PowerShell
6 12 (5.85%) PHP
6 12 (5.85%) VB.NET
7 10 (4.88%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.93%) Python
8 6 (2.93%) Ruby
9 5 (2.44%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.95%) VB
11 3 (1.46%) MATLAB
11 3 (1.46%) XAML
12 2 (0.98%) Delphi
12 2 (0.98%) C
13 1 (0.49%) Perl
13 1 (0.49%) PHP5
13 1 (0.49%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 12 (5.85%) Degree
2 1 (0.49%) ISEB
2 1 (0.49%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.93%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.98%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (1.95%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 53 (25.85%) Microsoft
2 35 (17.07%) Oracle
3 6 (2.93%) Splunk
4 1 (0.49%) Twitter
4 1 (0.49%) SAP
4 1 (0.49%) Siebel
4 1 (0.49%) Intel
4 1 (0.49%) Hitachi
4 1 (0.49%) Motorola
4 1 (0.49%) JD Edwards
4 1 (0.49%) Sage
4 1 (0.49%) Perforce
4 1 (0.49%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.49%) DevExpress
4 1 (0.49%) Red Gate
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough
Computer Futures
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 days ago