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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 5 11 6
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs citing C# 125 58 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 17.22% 11.01% 13.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.87% 24.17% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 24 57
Average daily rate
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£400 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £510 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Average hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £51.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% -29.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.67% -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
339 240 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 46.69% 45.54% 45.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 120 180
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £244 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £750 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 33 34
Average hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% -1.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.70 £13.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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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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 40 £375 -5.95% 71
Peterborough -3 25 £375 - 10
C#
East of England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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#.

1 179 (86.89%) .NET
2 107 (51.94%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (33.98%) ASP.NET
4 69 (33.50%) E-Commerce
5 65 (31.55%) HTML
5 65 (31.55%) JavaScript
6 61 (29.61%) MVC
7 60 (29.13%) TDD
8 57 (27.67%) jQuery
9 48 (23.30%) CSS
10 46 (22.33%) SQL
11 43 (20.87%) Oracle
12 42 (20.39%) .NET Framework
13 38 (18.45%) Finance
14 35 (16.99%) OO
15 32 (15.53%) SQL Server
16 31 (15.05%) Visual Studio
16 31 (15.05%) BDD
17 30 (14.56%) WCF
18 29 (14.08%) Microsoft
19 26 (12.62%) HTML5
19 26 (12.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 25 (12.14%) Scrum
20 25 (12.14%) Windows
21 24 (11.65%) Continuous Integration
22 23 (11.17%) QA
23 22 (10.68%) SpecFlow
23 22 (10.68%) Oracle Database
24 20 (9.71%) ASP.NET MVC
24 20 (9.71%) Multithreading

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 6 (2.91%) IIS
2 3 (1.46%) Umbraco
2 3 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (1.46%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.97%) CMS
3 2 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (0.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.49%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.37%) PaaS
2 4 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.46%) Intranet
1 3 (1.46%) RIP
2 2 (0.97%) GPRS
2 2 (0.97%) GSM
3 1 (0.49%) Modbus
3 1 (0.49%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (15.53%) SQL Server
2 22 (10.68%) Oracle Database
3 11 (5.34%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (5.34%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (3.40%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (2.91%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.43%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.46%) MySQL
8 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.49%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.49%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.49%) Big Data
9 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.49%) DTS
Development Applications
1 31 (15.05%) Visual Studio
2 22 (10.68%) SpecFlow
3 18 (8.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (8.25%) Selenium
5 14 (6.80%) WebDriver
6 12 (5.83%) Jasmine
7 10 (4.85%) Git (software)
7 10 (4.85%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.94%) Mocha
8 4 (1.94%) QUnit
9 2 (0.97%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (0.97%) NUnit
9 2 (0.97%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.97%) Moq
9 2 (0.97%) JIRA
10 1 (0.49%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.49%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.49%) Subversion
10 1 (0.49%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.49%) Hudson
General
1 38 (18.45%) Finance
2 3 (1.46%) Banking
2 3 (1.46%) Retail
2 3 (1.46%) Manufacturing
3 2 (0.97%) Electronics
4 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.49%) Law
4 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 146 (70.87%) Developer
2 104 (50.49%) .NET Developer
3 98 (47.57%) C# Developer
4 86 (41.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 33 (16.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 28 (13.59%) ASP.NET Developer
7 25 (12.14%) Analyst
8 22 (10.68%) Test Analyst
9 19 (9.22%) Senior Developer
10 17 (8.25%) Senior C# Developer
11 16 (7.77%) Senior .NET Developer
12 12 (5.83%) Architect
13 9 (4.37%) Solutions Architect
13 9 (4.37%) Software Developer
14 8 (3.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 8 (3.88%) DevOps Engineer
15 6 (2.91%) Business Architect
15 6 (2.91%) Agile C# Developer
15 6 (2.91%) Business Solution Architect
16 5 (2.43%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (86.89%) .NET
2 70 (33.98%) ASP.NET
3 65 (31.55%) HTML
4 57 (27.67%) jQuery
5 48 (23.30%) CSS
6 42 (20.39%) .NET Framework
7 30 (14.56%) WCF
8 26 (12.62%) HTML5
8 26 (12.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 20 (9.71%) ASP.NET MVC
10 18 (8.74%) XHTML
11 15 (7.28%) Web Services
12 13 (6.31%) RabbitMQ
12 13 (6.31%) MSMQ
13 12 (5.83%) KnockoutJS
13 12 (5.83%) CSS3
13 12 (5.83%) AngularJS
14 7 (3.40%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 7 (3.40%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 7 (3.40%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.85%) Computer Science
2 6 (2.91%) Kindle
2 6 (2.91%) Mobile App
2 6 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (1.94%) Blog
4 3 (1.46%) Visualisation
5 2 (0.97%) Statistics
6 1 (0.49%) User Experience
6 1 (0.49%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.49%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.49%) Open Source
6 1 (0.49%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 25 (12.14%) Windows
2 2 (0.97%) Linux
3 1 (0.49%) Windows Phone
3 1 (0.49%) Android
3 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (51.94%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (33.50%) E-Commerce
3 61 (29.61%) MVC
4 60 (29.13%) TDD
5 35 (16.99%) OO
6 31 (15.05%) BDD
7 25 (12.14%) Scrum
8 24 (11.65%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (9.71%) Multithreading
10 17 (8.25%) OOD
10 17 (8.25%) SOA
11 16 (7.77%) Unit Testing
12 11 (5.34%) Pair Programming
13 9 (4.37%) DevOps
13 9 (4.37%) Automated Testing
13 9 (4.37%) Software Engineering
14 8 (3.88%) Configuration Management
14 8 (3.88%) Change Management
15 7 (3.40%) Workflow
16 6 (2.91%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (31.55%) JavaScript
2 46 (22.33%) SQL
3 12 (5.83%) Ruby
4 11 (5.34%) VB.NET
4 11 (5.34%) PL/SQL
5 9 (4.37%) Java
5 9 (4.37%) VB
6 6 (2.91%) VB6
7 5 (2.43%) C++
7 5 (2.43%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.97%) PHP
8 2 (0.97%) Python
8 2 (0.97%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.49%) Groovy
9 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.49%) X++
9 1 (0.49%) R
9 1 (0.49%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (4.37%) Degree
2 1 (0.49%) AWS Certification
2 1 (0.49%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.49%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.17%) QA
2 6 (2.91%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.49%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (3.88%) Puppet
2 1 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (20.87%) Oracle
2 29 (14.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (0.97%) EMC
4 1 (0.49%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.49%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.49%) Twitter
4 1 (0.49%) Perforce
4 1 (0.49%) JD Edwards
4 1 (0.49%) Siebel
4 1 (0.49%) SAP
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