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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 7 3 10
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Contract jobs citing C# 113 93 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 16.67% 17.06% 12.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.92% 34.83% 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 34 42
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £270 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.25 £51.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% -21.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- -4.10%
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
298 267 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 43.95% 48.99% 47.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 125 170
Average daily rate £350 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 35 22
Average hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £14.60 £36.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £45.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -1 37 £363 -9.37% 56
Peterborough -7 17 £375 +25.00% 10
St Neots - - - - 1
Huntingdon - - - - 2
C#
East of England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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#.

1 186 (83.04%) .NET
2 120 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (34.82%) E-Commerce
4 70 (31.25%) TDD
5 62 (27.68%) ASP.NET
6 61 (27.23%) MVC
7 59 (26.34%) JavaScript
8 55 (24.55%) HTML
9 52 (23.21%) jQuery
10 49 (21.88%) .NET Framework
11 45 (20.09%) CSS
12 42 (18.75%) Finance
13 40 (17.86%) Oracle
13 40 (17.86%) BDD
14 38 (16.96%) OO
15 36 (16.07%) SQL
16 32 (14.29%) Microsoft
17 31 (13.84%) WCF
18 30 (13.39%) QA
19 29 (12.95%) SpecFlow
20 28 (12.50%) Scrum
20 28 (12.50%) SQL Server
20 28 (12.50%) Visual Studio
21 27 (12.05%) Continuous Integration
22 25 (11.16%) Windows
23 24 (10.71%) Selenium
23 24 (10.71%) Multithreading
24 22 (9.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
25 21 (9.38%) WebDriver
25 21 (9.38%) HTML5

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 7 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (2.68%) IIS
3 3 (1.34%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.34%) CMS
3 3 (1.34%) Umbraco
4 2 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.45%) Node.js
5 1 (0.45%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (0.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.89%) Tridion
1 2 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.02%) PaaS
2 4 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.45%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.34%) GPRS
1 3 (1.34%) GSM
1 3 (1.34%) RIP
2 1 (0.45%) Intranet
2 1 (0.45%) Modbus
2 1 (0.45%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.48%) Oracle Database
3 12 (5.36%) Oracle Database 10g
3 12 (5.36%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (4.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (2.68%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.23%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.34%) MySQL
9 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.45%) DTS
10 1 (0.45%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.45%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 29 (12.95%) SpecFlow
2 28 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 24 (10.71%) Selenium
4 21 (9.38%) WebDriver
5 17 (7.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (5.80%) Jasmine
7 10 (4.46%) Jenkins
7 10 (4.46%) Git (software)
8 4 (1.79%) QUnit
8 4 (1.79%) Mocha
9 3 (1.34%) JIRA
9 3 (1.34%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.89%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.89%) NUnit
10 2 (0.89%) Subversion
10 2 (0.89%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (0.89%) Moq
11 1 (0.45%) InstallShield
11 1 (0.45%) LabVIEW
11 1 (0.45%) FitNesse
General
1 42 (18.75%) Finance
2 7 (3.13%) Retail
3 5 (2.23%) Banking
4 4 (1.79%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.34%) Electronics
5 3 (1.34%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.45%) Advertising
7 1 (0.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 153 (68.30%) Developer
2 105 (46.88%) C# Developer
3 102 (45.54%) .NET Developer
4 87 (38.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 32 (14.29%) Analyst
6 28 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 24 (10.71%) Test Analyst
8 21 (9.38%) ASP.NET Developer
8 21 (9.38%) Senior Developer
9 17 (7.59%) Senior C# Developer
10 16 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
11 13 (5.80%) Architect
12 12 (5.36%) Agile C# Developer
13 11 (4.91%) Agile .NET Developer
14 9 (4.02%) Software Developer
14 9 (4.02%) Solutions Architect
15 8 (3.57%) QA Analyst
15 8 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
15 8 (3.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 7 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (83.04%) .NET
2 62 (27.68%) ASP.NET
3 55 (24.55%) HTML
4 52 (23.21%) jQuery
5 49 (21.88%) .NET Framework
6 45 (20.09%) CSS
7 31 (13.84%) WCF
8 22 (9.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 21 (9.38%) HTML5
10 19 (8.48%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (8.04%) XHTML
12 17 (7.59%) Web Services
13 14 (6.25%) XML
14 13 (5.80%) MSMQ
14 13 (5.80%) RabbitMQ
15 12 (5.36%) CSS3
15 12 (5.36%) KnockoutJS
15 12 (5.36%) AngularJS
16 11 (4.91%) XSLT
17 9 (4.02%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.91%) Computer Science
2 6 (2.68%) Kindle
2 6 (2.68%) Mobile App
2 6 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.23%) Visualisation
4 4 (1.79%) Blog
5 3 (1.34%) Statistics
6 1 (0.45%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.45%) Open Source
6 1 (0.45%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.45%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 25 (11.16%) Windows
2 2 (0.89%) Linux
3 1 (0.45%) Android
3 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.45%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (34.82%) E-Commerce
3 70 (31.25%) TDD
4 61 (27.23%) MVC
5 40 (17.86%) BDD
6 38 (16.96%) OO
7 28 (12.50%) Scrum
8 27 (12.05%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (10.71%) Multithreading
10 19 (8.48%) OOD
11 17 (7.59%) SOA
12 15 (6.70%) Unit Testing
13 13 (5.80%) Software Engineering
13 13 (5.80%) Pair Programming
13 13 (5.80%) Data Mapping
14 10 (4.46%) Configuration Management
15 9 (4.02%) Automated Testing
15 9 (4.02%) DevOps
16 8 (3.57%) Project Management
16 8 (3.57%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (26.34%) JavaScript
2 36 (16.07%) SQL
3 17 (7.59%) Ruby
4 11 (4.91%) VB.NET
4 11 (4.91%) Java
5 9 (4.02%) VB
6 7 (3.13%) C++
7 6 (2.68%) PL/SQL
7 6 (2.68%) VB6
8 4 (1.79%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.79%) Python
9 3 (1.34%) MATLAB
10 2 (0.89%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.89%) PHP
11 1 (0.45%) R
11 1 (0.45%) X++
11 1 (0.45%) Groovy
11 1 (0.45%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (4.46%) Degree
2 1 (0.45%) AWS Certification
2 1 (0.45%) ISEB
2 1 (0.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (13.39%) QA
2 6 (2.68%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.45%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (3.57%) Puppet
2 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (17.86%) Oracle
2 32 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.34%) EMC
4 2 (0.89%) Sitecore
4 2 (0.89%) IBM
5 1 (0.45%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.45%) SAP
5 1 (0.45%) Siebel
5 1 (0.45%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.45%) Perforce
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridgeshire
The People Network
Rate: £1 per day + good rates
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
QA Limited
Rate: £229.88 - £307.12 per week
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridgeshire
The People Network
Rate: £2 per day + Excellent rates
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Rate: £35 - £45 per hour + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Rate: £35 - £345 per hour + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Cambridge
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago