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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 8 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing C# 105 95 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.38% 11.45% 17.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.12% 26.10% 42.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 65 59
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£358 £315 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.49% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £223 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.68% +7.14%
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
418 364 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 49.29% 43.86% 41.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 227 139
Average daily rate £360 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £264 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 17
Average hourly rate £41.50 £47.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.63% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £31.50 £26.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +2 59 £400 +23.07% 53
Peterborough -7 10 £335 +8.06% 6
C#
East of England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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#.

1 159 (75.36%) .NET
2 98 (46.45%) MVC
3 92 (43.60%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (33.65%) ASP.NET
5 56 (26.54%) TDD
6 54 (25.59%) E-Commerce
7 52 (24.64%) XML
8 50 (23.70%) SQL Server
8 50 (23.70%) JavaScript
9 41 (19.43%) WCF
10 31 (14.69%) HTML
10 31 (14.69%) SQL
11 25 (11.85%) Scrum
12 24 (11.37%) XSLT
12 24 (11.37%) Microsoft
13 22 (10.43%) WPF
13 22 (10.43%) Software Engineering
13 22 (10.43%) KnockoutJS
14 21 (9.95%) Selenium
14 21 (9.95%) Web Services
14 21 (9.95%) Finance
15 20 (9.48%) BizTalk Server
15 20 (9.48%) SOAP
15 20 (9.48%) Java
15 20 (9.48%) .NET Framework
15 20 (9.48%) Jasmine
16 19 (9.00%) ASP.NET MVC
16 19 (9.00%) CSS
17 18 (8.53%) NoSQL
18 17 (8.06%) ASP.NET Web API

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (9.48%) BizTalk Server
2 17 (8.06%) CMS
3 14 (6.64%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (2.84%) IIS
5 5 (2.37%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.90%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.42%) Node.js
7 3 (1.42%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.95%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.95%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (4.74%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.37%) Doxygen
3 1 (0.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.95%) Tridion
3 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.42%) Rackspace Cloud
3 3 (1.42%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.95%) Office 365
5 1 (0.47%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.90%) Wireless
1 4 (1.90%) NGN
2 2 (0.95%) Intranet
3 1 (0.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (23.70%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.53%) NoSQL
3 16 (7.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (6.64%) MongoDB
5 12 (5.69%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (4.74%) RavenDB
7 6 (2.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.90%) MySQL
9 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.95%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (9.95%) Selenium
2 20 (9.48%) Jasmine
3 10 (4.74%) SpecFlow
4 9 (4.27%) NUnit
4 9 (4.27%) WebDriver
5 8 (3.79%) Visual Studio
6 6 (2.84%) Cucumber
6 6 (2.84%) SoapUI
6 6 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.90%) Xcode
8 3 (1.42%) Subversion
8 3 (1.42%) Git (software)
8 3 (1.42%) eggPlant
9 2 (0.95%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.95%) JIRA
9 2 (0.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.95%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.95%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.47%) MSTest
10 1 (0.47%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 21 (9.95%) Finance
2 8 (3.79%) Banking
3 5 (2.37%) Electronics
3 5 (2.37%) Games
4 4 (1.90%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.42%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.42%) Retail
6 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.47%) Marketing
6 1 (0.47%) Advertising
6 1 (0.47%) Publishing
6 1 (0.47%) Back Office
6 1 (0.47%) Law
Job Titles
1 169 (80.09%) Developer
2 97 (45.97%) .NET Developer
3 60 (28.44%) C# Developer
4 45 (21.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (8.06%) Senior Developer
6 15 (7.11%) Analyst
6 15 (7.11%) BizTalk Developer
6 15 (7.11%) Agile .NET Developer
7 12 (5.69%) Test Analyst
7 12 (5.69%) Architect
8 11 (5.21%) Agile C# Developer
8 11 (5.21%) Sitecore Developer
9 10 (4.74%) Software Developer
10 9 (4.27%) ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (4.27%) Senior C# Developer
11 7 (3.32%) Senior .NET Developer
11 7 (3.32%) Software Engineer
11 7 (3.32%) WPF Developer
12 6 (2.84%) C# Software Developer
13 5 (2.37%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (75.36%) .NET
2 71 (33.65%) ASP.NET
3 52 (24.64%) XML
4 41 (19.43%) WCF
5 31 (14.69%) HTML
6 24 (11.37%) XSLT
7 22 (10.43%) WPF
7 22 (10.43%) KnockoutJS
8 21 (9.95%) Web Services
9 20 (9.48%) SOAP
9 20 (9.48%) .NET Framework
10 19 (9.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (9.00%) CSS
11 17 (8.06%) ASP.NET Web API
12 14 (6.64%) jQuery
13 12 (5.69%) AngularJS
13 12 (5.69%) Backbone.js
14 11 (5.21%) Entity Framework
15 9 (4.27%) RESTful
15 9 (4.27%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.74%) Computer Science
2 6 (2.84%) User Experience
3 5 (2.37%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.37%) 3D Graphics
4 4 (1.90%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.95%) Visualisation
5 2 (0.95%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.47%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.47%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.47%) Animation
6 1 (0.47%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.47%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.58%) Windows
2 4 (1.90%) Windows CE
2 4 (1.90%) Android
2 4 (1.90%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.95%) Mac OS
3 2 (0.95%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (46.45%) MVC
2 92 (43.60%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (26.54%) TDD
4 54 (25.59%) E-Commerce
5 25 (11.85%) Scrum
6 22 (10.43%) Software Engineering
7 14 (6.64%) Unit Testing
8 12 (5.69%) OO
9 11 (5.21%) Manual Testing
9 11 (5.21%) MVVM
10 9 (4.27%) BDD
11 8 (3.79%) Data Mapping
12 7 (3.32%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (3.32%) Multithreading
12 7 (3.32%) Time Management
13 6 (2.84%) ERP
13 6 (2.84%) Content Management
14 5 (2.37%) Technical Architecture
14 5 (2.37%) Kanban
14 5 (2.37%) 3D Programming
Programming Languages
1 50 (23.70%) JavaScript
2 31 (14.69%) SQL
3 20 (9.48%) Java
4 14 (6.64%) C++
5 10 (4.74%) C
5 10 (4.74%) Python
6 7 (3.32%) Pascal
6 7 (3.32%) Delphi
7 5 (2.37%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.37%) PHP
8 4 (1.90%) VB.NET
8 4 (1.90%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.42%) Ruby
9 3 (1.42%) VBScript
10 2 (0.95%) VB
10 2 (0.95%) VBA
10 2 (0.95%) RPG
11 1 (0.47%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.47%) XAML
11 1 (0.47%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 16 (7.58%) Degree
2 1 (0.47%) ISEB
2 1 (0.47%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.58%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.47%) XenServer
2 1 (0.47%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 24 (11.37%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.58%) Sitecore
3 8 (3.79%) Google
4 7 (3.32%) Oracle
5 5 (2.37%) Xamarin
6 4 (1.90%) Rackspace
6 4 (1.90%) Apple
7 3 (1.42%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.95%) Cognos
8 2 (0.95%) Telerik
9 1 (0.47%) IBM
9 1 (0.47%) VMware
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Rate: £280 - £300 Per Day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group
Rate: £350 - 450 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group
Rate: £300 - 450 per day
Posted: 26 days ago