The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 10 23 6
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -17
Contract jobs citing C# 63 31 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 11.19% 5.60% 16.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.65% 13.66% 35.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 12 54
Median daily rate £350 £320 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £276 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £364 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £47.50 £41.25 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -8.33%
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 Cambridgeshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
291 227 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 51.69% 40.97% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 122 180
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 19 33
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £37.50 £36.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +11 42 £350 +7.69% 50
Peterborough -1 2 £325 +4.00% 8
Huntingdonshire - 1 - -
C#
East of England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for C#.

1 76 (54.68%) .NET
2 46 (33.09%) TDD
3 43 (30.94%) E-Commerce
4 32 (23.02%) MVC
5 30 (21.58%) XSLT
6 29 (20.86%) XML
6 29 (20.86%) SQL Server
7 28 (20.14%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (17.99%) SQL
8 25 (17.99%) Linux
9 24 (17.27%) JavaScript
10 23 (16.55%) ASP.NET
11 22 (15.83%) WCF
12 21 (15.11%) .NET Framework
13 20 (14.39%) Windows
14 19 (13.67%) Software Engineering
14 19 (13.67%) WPF
15 17 (12.23%) HTML
15 17 (12.23%) Java
16 16 (11.51%) jQuery
17 15 (10.79%) ASP.NET Web API
17 15 (10.79%) Visual Studio
18 14 (10.07%) Python
18 14 (10.07%) C++
18 14 (10.07%) Microsoft
18 14 (10.07%) REST
18 14 (10.07%) Web Development
19 13 (9.35%) CSS
20 12 (8.63%) C
21 11 (7.91%) Manufacturing

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (2.16%) CMS
1 3 (2.16%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.44%) IIS
2 2 (1.44%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (2.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.72%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (2.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.72%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.19%) IaaS
2 8 (5.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.32%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.88%) PaaS
5 2 (1.44%) SaaS
6 1 (0.72%) Office 365
6 1 (0.72%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.60%) Network Security
2 3 (2.16%) Bluetooth
2 3 (2.16%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (20.86%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.91%) NoSQL
3 5 (3.60%) MongoDB
3 5 (3.60%) MySQL
4 3 (2.16%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.44%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (10.79%) Visual Studio
2 10 (7.19%) Selenium
3 9 (6.47%) NUnit
4 6 (4.32%) JMeter
4 6 (4.32%) Moq
5 5 (3.60%) SoapUI
6 4 (2.88%) Git (software)
6 4 (2.88%) LabVIEW
7 3 (2.16%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.16%) SpecFlow
7 3 (2.16%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.44%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.44%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.72%) Bower
9 1 (0.72%) Capybara
9 1 (0.72%) Hudson
9 1 (0.72%) NeoLoad
9 1 (0.72%) RSpec
9 1 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.72%) Xcode
General
1 11 (7.91%) Manufacturing
2 6 (4.32%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.88%) Electronics
3 4 (2.88%) Finance
4 3 (2.16%) Marketing
5 1 (0.72%) Advertising
5 1 (0.72%) Games
5 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 104 (74.82%) Developer
2 68 (48.92%) C# Developer
3 50 (35.97%) .NET Developer
4 37 (26.62%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (16.55%) XML Developer
5 23 (16.55%) XML XSLT Developer
6 11 (7.91%) Software Engineer
7 10 (7.19%) Full Stack Developer
8 8 (5.76%) Test Engineer
8 8 (5.76%) WPF Developer
9 6 (4.32%) Software Developer
10 5 (3.60%) Analyst
10 5 (3.60%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (3.60%) C# Software Developer
10 5 (3.60%) Embedded Engineer
10 5 (3.60%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 5 (3.60%) Senior Developer
11 4 (2.88%) Agile Developer
11 4 (2.88%) Developer in Test
11 4 (2.88%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (54.68%) .NET
2 30 (21.58%) XSLT
3 29 (20.86%) XML
4 23 (16.55%) ASP.NET
5 22 (15.83%) WCF
6 21 (15.11%) .NET Framework
7 19 (13.67%) WPF
8 17 (12.23%) HTML
9 16 (11.51%) jQuery
10 15 (10.79%) ASP.NET Web API
11 14 (10.07%) REST
12 13 (9.35%) CSS
13 10 (7.19%) AngularJS
14 8 (5.76%) Entity Framework
15 7 (5.04%) SOAP
15 7 (5.04%) Web Services
16 6 (4.32%) Node.js
17 5 (3.60%) ASP.NET MVC
18 4 (2.88%) HTML5
18 4 (2.88%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.88%) User Experience
2 3 (2.16%) Cryptography
2 3 (2.16%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.44%) SCADA
4 1 (0.72%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.72%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (0.72%) Biometrics
4 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.72%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.72%) iPad
4 1 (0.72%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (17.99%) Linux
2 20 (14.39%) Windows
3 3 (2.16%) Unix
4 2 (1.44%) Android
4 2 (1.44%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.72%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.72%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (33.09%) TDD
2 43 (30.94%) E-Commerce
3 32 (23.02%) MVC
4 28 (20.14%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (13.67%) Software Engineering
6 14 (10.07%) Web Development
7 11 (7.91%) Unit Testing
8 7 (5.04%) BDD
8 7 (5.04%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (5.04%) Data Protection
8 7 (5.04%) Scrum
8 7 (5.04%) Test Automation
9 6 (4.32%) MVVM
10 5 (3.60%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (3.60%) SOLID
11 4 (2.88%) Automation Testing
11 4 (2.88%) Code Coverage
11 4 (2.88%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (2.88%) Data Mapping
11 4 (2.88%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 25 (17.99%) SQL
2 24 (17.27%) JavaScript
3 17 (12.23%) Java
4 14 (10.07%) C++
4 14 (10.07%) Python
5 12 (8.63%) C
6 6 (4.32%) Ruby
7 5 (3.60%) XAML
8 4 (2.88%) Embedded C
8 4 (2.88%) PHP
8 4 (2.88%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.72%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.72%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.72%) Perl
9 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (4.32%) Degree
1 6 (4.32%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.16%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.44%) PhD
3 2 (1.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.88%) QA
2 2 (1.44%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (2.88%) Docker
Vendors
1 14 (10.07%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.16%) SAP
3 2 (1.44%) Oracle
3 2 (1.44%) Sitecore
3 2 (1.44%) webMethods
3 2 (1.44%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.72%) DevExpress
4 1 (0.72%) JD Edwards
4 1 (0.72%) Siemens
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