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 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 5 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing C# 106 91 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 13.70% 12.01% 10.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.12% 27.74% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 60 40
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£333 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.30% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £425 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.78 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.64% -
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
377 328 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 48.71% 43.27% 43.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 192 142
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 35
Average hourly rate £38.75 £37.50 £39.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £31.50 £31.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 2015. 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 -9 49 £375 +15.38% 52
Peterborough -3 9 £325 +4.41% 9
C#
East of England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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#.

1 165 (74.66%) .NET
2 104 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (32.58%) MVC
4 68 (30.77%) E-Commerce
5 63 (28.51%) ASP.NET
6 59 (26.70%) TDD
7 55 (24.89%) JavaScript
8 53 (23.98%) XML
9 41 (18.55%) SQL Server
10 33 (14.93%) Selenium
10 33 (14.93%) WCF
11 30 (13.57%) QA
11 30 (13.57%) XSLT
12 29 (13.12%) HTML
13 27 (12.22%) Microsoft
14 26 (11.76%) Finance
14 26 (11.76%) .NET Framework
15 25 (11.31%) jQuery
15 25 (11.31%) BDD
15 25 (11.31%) SQL
16 24 (10.86%) SOAP
16 24 (10.86%) SpecFlow
17 23 (10.41%) WebDriver
18 22 (9.95%) Software Engineering
18 22 (9.95%) Scrum
19 21 (9.50%) Web Services
19 21 (9.50%) CSS
19 21 (9.50%) KnockoutJS
19 21 (9.50%) Jasmine
20 20 (9.05%) Oracle

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 20 (9.05%) BizTalk Server
2 16 (7.24%) CMS
3 11 (4.98%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (2.71%) IIS
4 6 (2.71%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.26%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.81%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.36%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.90%) Node.js
8 2 (0.90%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.45%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.26%) Doxygen
3 1 (0.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.26%) Tridion
2 3 (1.36%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.90%) Rackspace Cloud
3 2 (0.90%) Office 365
3 2 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.45%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.81%) Wireless
1 4 (1.81%) NGN
2 3 (1.36%) GPRS
2 3 (1.36%) GSM
3 2 (0.90%) Intranet
4 1 (0.45%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (18.55%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.14%) NoSQL
3 14 (6.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (6.33%) MongoDB
4 12 (5.43%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (4.52%) RavenDB
5 10 (4.52%) Oracle Database
5 10 (4.52%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (4.52%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (2.71%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.36%) MySQL
9 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.45%) DTS
10 1 (0.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 33 (14.93%) Selenium
2 24 (10.86%) SpecFlow
3 23 (10.41%) WebDriver
4 21 (9.50%) Jasmine
5 10 (4.52%) Visual Studio
6 5 (2.26%) Cucumber
6 5 (2.26%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.81%) Git (software)
7 4 (1.81%) SoapUI
7 4 (1.81%) Xcode
7 4 (1.81%) Subversion
7 4 (1.81%) JIRA
7 4 (1.81%) MSBuild
8 3 (1.36%) eggPlant
8 3 (1.36%) NUnit
8 3 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.90%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.45%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.45%) ReSharper
General
1 26 (11.76%) Finance
2 8 (3.62%) Electronics
2 8 (3.62%) Retail
3 6 (2.71%) Banking
4 5 (2.26%) Games
5 4 (1.81%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.36%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.90%) Advertising
8 1 (0.45%) Law
8 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.45%) Back Office
8 1 (0.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 167 (75.57%) Developer
2 96 (43.44%) .NET Developer
3 75 (33.94%) C# Developer
4 60 (27.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (9.95%) Analyst
6 19 (8.60%) Senior Developer
6 19 (8.60%) Agile .NET Developer
7 17 (7.69%) Agile C# Developer
8 16 (7.24%) Test Analyst
8 16 (7.24%) BizTalk Developer
9 13 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (4.52%) Architect
10 10 (4.52%) Sitecore Developer
11 9 (4.07%) Software Developer
11 9 (4.07%) Senior C# Developer
12 8 (3.62%) ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (3.17%) Web Developer
13 7 (3.17%) Senior .NET Developer
14 6 (2.71%) QA Analyst
14 6 (2.71%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (74.66%) .NET
2 63 (28.51%) ASP.NET
3 53 (23.98%) XML
4 33 (14.93%) WCF
5 30 (13.57%) XSLT
6 29 (13.12%) HTML
7 26 (11.76%) .NET Framework
8 25 (11.31%) jQuery
9 24 (10.86%) SOAP
10 21 (9.50%) Web Services
10 21 (9.50%) CSS
10 21 (9.50%) KnockoutJS
11 16 (7.24%) WPF
11 16 (7.24%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (5.88%) Backbone.js
12 13 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 12 (5.43%) AngularJS
14 9 (4.07%) ASP.NET Web API
15 8 (3.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 7 (3.17%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.07%) Computer Science
2 6 (2.71%) User Experience
3 5 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.26%) 3D Graphics
4 4 (1.81%) Visualisation
5 2 (0.90%) Statistics
6 1 (0.45%) Animation
6 1 (0.45%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.45%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.45%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.79%) Windows
2 5 (2.26%) Android
2 5 (2.26%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.90%) Mac OS
3 2 (0.90%) Windows CE
3 2 (0.90%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.45%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (32.58%) MVC
3 68 (30.77%) E-Commerce
4 59 (26.70%) TDD
5 25 (11.31%) BDD
6 22 (9.95%) Software Engineering
6 22 (9.95%) Scrum
7 15 (6.79%) OO
7 15 (6.79%) Unit Testing
7 15 (6.79%) Data Mapping
8 12 (5.43%) Multithreading
8 12 (5.43%) Manual Testing
9 8 (3.62%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (3.17%) OOD
11 6 (2.71%) ERP
11 6 (2.71%) Content Management
11 6 (2.71%) MVVM
11 6 (2.71%) Mentoring
12 5 (2.26%) Android Development
12 5 (2.26%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 55 (24.89%) JavaScript
2 25 (11.31%) SQL
3 19 (8.60%) Java
4 14 (6.33%) C++
5 12 (5.43%) Python
6 11 (4.98%) Ruby
7 9 (4.07%) C
8 6 (2.71%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.26%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.81%) PHP
11 3 (1.36%) Pascal
11 3 (1.36%) VBScript
11 3 (1.36%) Delphi
12 2 (0.90%) VB
12 2 (0.90%) VBA
12 2 (0.90%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.90%) RPG
12 2 (0.90%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.45%) VB6
13 1 (0.45%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (4.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (13.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.36%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 27 (12.22%) Microsoft
2 20 (9.05%) Oracle
3 13 (5.88%) Sitecore
4 7 (3.17%) Google
5 6 (2.71%) Xamarin
6 4 (1.81%) Apple
7 3 (1.36%) IBM
7 3 (1.36%) EMC
7 3 (1.36%) Rackspace
8 2 (0.90%) Cognos
8 2 (0.90%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.90%) Telerik
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