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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 6 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing C# 133 79 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 16.90% 13.62% 15.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.34% 26.42% 34.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 32 72
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £253 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Average hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £24.20 £22.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £45.00 £51.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.85%
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
366 299 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 46.51% 51.55% 43.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 126 173
Average daily rate £363 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.07% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £700 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 45 43
Average hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £18.00 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.45 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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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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 -4 35 £400 +18.51% 31
Peterborough -9 19 £375 +25.00% 6
St Neots - - - - 1
Chatteris - - - -
C#
East of England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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#.

1 194 (91.51%) .NET
2 112 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (41.98%) ASP.NET
4 86 (40.57%) MVC
5 80 (37.74%) HTML
6 71 (33.49%) JavaScript
7 67 (31.60%) E-Commerce
8 65 (30.66%) TDD
9 62 (29.25%) CSS
10 56 (26.42%) jQuery
11 55 (25.94%) SQL
12 52 (24.53%) SQL Server
13 42 (19.81%) ASP.NET MVC
14 40 (18.87%) .NET Framework
15 36 (16.98%) Finance
15 36 (16.98%) Visual Studio
16 34 (16.04%) OO
17 33 (15.57%) WCF
18 31 (14.62%) Oracle
19 30 (14.15%) Microsoft
20 28 (13.21%) Windows
20 28 (13.21%) HTML5
21 27 (12.74%) Scrum
22 25 (11.79%) Continuous Integration
23 23 (10.85%) Team Foundation Server
23 23 (10.85%) BDD
24 22 (10.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
25 20 (9.43%) Unit Testing
25 20 (9.43%) Web Services
26 17 (8.02%) SOA

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 7 (3.30%) IIS
2 4 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.42%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.42%) CMS
3 3 (1.42%) Umbraco
4 2 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.94%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.47%) Node.js
5 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.47%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 2 (0.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.94%) Tridion
1 2 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.25%) PaaS
2 8 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.94%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.47%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.47%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.89%) Intranet
2 3 (1.42%) RIP
3 1 (0.47%) Internet
3 1 (0.47%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (24.53%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.13%) Oracle Database
3 8 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (2.83%) NoSQL
4 6 (2.83%) MySQL
5 5 (2.36%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.94%) Big Data
7 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.47%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 36 (16.98%) Visual Studio
2 23 (10.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (6.13%) Jasmine
3 13 (6.13%) Git (software)
4 11 (5.19%) NUnit
4 11 (5.19%) Jenkins
5 10 (4.72%) SpecFlow
6 7 (3.30%) JIRA
7 5 (2.36%) Moq
8 4 (1.89%) Mocha
8 4 (1.89%) Selenium
8 4 (1.89%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.89%) Subversion
8 4 (1.89%) QUnit
9 3 (1.42%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.42%) MSTest
9 3 (1.42%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (1.42%) MSBuild
9 3 (1.42%) CruiseControl
9 3 (1.42%) Eclipse
General
1 36 (16.98%) Finance
2 4 (1.89%) Banking
3 2 (0.94%) Retail
3 2 (0.94%) Telecoms
3 2 (0.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.47%) Law
4 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.47%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 163 (76.89%) Developer
2 115 (54.25%) .NET Developer
3 99 (46.70%) C# Developer
4 87 (41.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 42 (19.81%) ASP.NET Developer
6 36 (16.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 18 (8.49%) Senior Developer
8 17 (8.02%) Senior C# Developer
9 16 (7.55%) Senior .NET Developer
10 15 (7.08%) Analyst
11 13 (6.13%) Test Analyst
12 12 (5.66%) Architect
13 10 (4.72%) Web Developer
14 9 (4.25%) Software Developer
14 9 (4.25%) Solutions Architect
14 9 (4.25%) DevOps Engineer
15 8 (3.77%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 6 (2.83%) Business Solution Architect
16 6 (2.83%) Business Architect
16 6 (2.83%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (91.51%) .NET
2 89 (41.98%) ASP.NET
3 80 (37.74%) HTML
4 62 (29.25%) CSS
5 56 (26.42%) jQuery
6 42 (19.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 40 (18.87%) .NET Framework
8 33 (15.57%) WCF
9 28 (13.21%) HTML5
10 22 (10.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 20 (9.43%) Web Services
12 16 (7.55%) AngularJS
13 15 (7.08%) XHTML
13 15 (7.08%) CSS3
14 13 (6.13%) RabbitMQ
14 13 (6.13%) MSMQ
14 13 (6.13%) KnockoutJS
15 11 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 11 (5.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 8 (3.77%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.25%) Computer Science
2 8 (3.77%) Kindle
3 6 (2.83%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.89%) Blog
5 3 (1.42%) Visualisation
5 3 (1.42%) User Experience
6 1 (0.47%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.47%) Open Source
6 1 (0.47%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.47%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.47%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.47%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.47%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 28 (13.21%) Windows
2 3 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (0.94%) Linux
4 1 (0.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (40.57%) MVC
3 67 (31.60%) E-Commerce
4 65 (30.66%) TDD
5 34 (16.04%) OO
6 27 (12.74%) Scrum
7 25 (11.79%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (10.85%) BDD
9 20 (9.43%) Unit Testing
10 17 (8.02%) SOA
11 15 (7.08%) Multithreading
12 13 (6.13%) OOD
13 11 (5.19%) Pair Programming
13 11 (5.19%) DevOps
14 10 (4.72%) Automated Testing
14 10 (4.72%) Software Engineering
15 8 (3.77%) Change Management
15 8 (3.77%) Workflow
15 8 (3.77%) Configuration Management
16 7 (3.30%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (33.49%) JavaScript
2 55 (25.94%) SQL
3 14 (6.60%) VB.NET
4 13 (6.13%) Java
5 12 (5.66%) PL/SQL
6 8 (3.77%) VB
6 8 (3.77%) PowerShell
7 7 (3.30%) Ruby
8 6 (2.83%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.83%) C++
9 5 (2.36%) VB6
10 2 (0.94%) PHP
11 1 (0.47%) Groovy
11 1 (0.47%) R
11 1 (0.47%) VBA
11 1 (0.47%) Python
11 1 (0.47%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (4.25%) Degree
2 1 (0.47%) AWS Certification
2 1 (0.47%) ISEB
2 1 (0.47%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.77%) ISO 9001
1 8 (3.77%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (3.77%) Puppet
2 1 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (14.62%) Oracle
2 30 (14.15%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.47%) JD Edwards
3 1 (0.47%) Sage
3 1 (0.47%) Perforce
3 1 (0.47%) EPiServer
3 1 (0.47%) Sitecore
3 1 (0.47%) Red Gate
3 1 (0.47%) Splunk
3 1 (0.47%) Twitter
3 1 (0.47%) SAP
3 1 (0.47%) Siebel
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