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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 5 2 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing C# 111 127 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 16.54% 20.06% 10.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.51% 46.52% 21.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 53 28
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -8.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £415 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £51.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -23.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%
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
274 273 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 40.83% 43.13% 49.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 136 155
Average daily rate £325 £335 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% +10.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £263 £230
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 21 29 28
Average hourly rate £37.50 £39.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% -1.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £35.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £42.50 £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 March 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 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -10 29 £338 +8.00% 56
Peterborough -9 12 £375 +2.73% 10
St Neots - - - - 2
Huntingdon - - - - 1
C#
East of England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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#.

1 195 (79.59%) .NET
2 136 (55.51%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 84 (34.29%) TDD
5 63 (25.71%) MVC
6 54 (22.04%) JavaScript
7 52 (21.22%) ASP.NET
8 50 (20.41%) HTML
8 50 (20.41%) .NET Framework
9 48 (19.59%) BDD
10 46 (18.78%) jQuery
11 44 (17.96%) CSS
12 41 (16.73%) Finance
13 39 (15.92%) OO
13 39 (15.92%) QA
14 38 (15.51%) SpecFlow
15 37 (15.10%) WCF
16 34 (13.88%) Oracle
17 33 (13.47%) Microsoft
18 31 (12.65%) XML
19 30 (12.24%) SQL
20 29 (11.84%) Continuous Integration
20 29 (11.84%) Selenium
21 28 (11.43%) Scrum
22 26 (10.61%) SQL Server
22 26 (10.61%) WebDriver
23 25 (10.20%) Multithreading
23 25 (10.20%) Visual Studio
24 23 (9.39%) Web Services
24 23 (9.39%) Windows

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 12 (4.90%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (2.86%) CMS
2 7 (2.86%) IIS
3 4 (1.63%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.63%) Apache Solr
4 3 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.41%) Node.js
6 1 (0.41%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Doxygen
2 1 (0.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.04%) Tridion
2 2 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.67%) PaaS
2 4 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.22%) GPRS
1 3 (1.22%) GSM
1 3 (1.22%) RIP
2 2 (0.82%) Intranet
3 1 (0.41%) Modbus
3 1 (0.41%) HTTP
3 1 (0.41%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.71%) Oracle Database
3 12 (4.90%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (4.90%) Oracle Database 10g
3 12 (4.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (2.45%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.04%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.22%) MySQL
8 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.41%) DTS
9 1 (0.41%) Big Data
9 1 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.41%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 38 (15.51%) SpecFlow
2 29 (11.84%) Selenium
3 26 (10.61%) WebDriver
4 25 (10.20%) Visual Studio
5 13 (5.31%) Jasmine
6 12 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (4.08%) Jenkins
7 10 (4.08%) Git (software)
8 6 (2.45%) JIRA
8 6 (2.45%) TeamCity
9 5 (2.04%) Subversion
10 4 (1.63%) Mocha
10 4 (1.63%) Cucumber
10 4 (1.63%) MSBuild
10 4 (1.63%) QUnit
11 2 (0.82%) Moq
11 2 (0.82%) NUnit
11 2 (0.82%) QuickTest Pro
12 1 (0.41%) LoadRunner
12 1 (0.41%) InstallShield
General
1 41 (16.73%) Finance
2 6 (2.45%) Retail
3 5 (2.04%) Electronics
3 5 (2.04%) Banking
4 4 (1.63%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.22%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.82%) Advertising
6 2 (0.82%) Games
6 2 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 168 (68.57%) Developer
2 109 (44.49%) C# Developer
3 104 (42.45%) .NET Developer
4 86 (35.10%) C# .NET Developer
5 41 (16.73%) Analyst
6 32 (13.06%) Test Analyst
7 22 (8.98%) Senior Developer
8 20 (8.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 20 (8.16%) Agile C# Developer
9 18 (7.35%) Senior C# Developer
10 16 (6.53%) Senior .NET Developer
11 15 (6.12%) Agile .NET Developer
12 14 (5.71%) Architect
13 13 (5.31%) ASP.NET Developer
14 10 (4.08%) BizTalk Developer
15 9 (3.67%) QA Analyst
15 9 (3.67%) Software Developer
15 9 (3.67%) Solutions Architect
16 8 (3.27%) Web Developer
16 8 (3.27%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (79.59%) .NET
2 52 (21.22%) ASP.NET
3 50 (20.41%) HTML
3 50 (20.41%) .NET Framework
4 46 (18.78%) jQuery
5 44 (17.96%) CSS
6 37 (15.10%) WCF
7 31 (12.65%) XML
8 23 (9.39%) Web Services
9 22 (8.98%) XSLT
10 18 (7.35%) XHTML
10 18 (7.35%) HTML5
11 17 (6.94%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (6.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 14 (5.71%) SOAP
13 13 (5.31%) MSMQ
13 13 (5.31%) CSS3
13 13 (5.31%) RabbitMQ
14 12 (4.90%) KnockoutJS
15 11 (4.49%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.08%) Computer Science
2 6 (2.45%) Visualisation
2 6 (2.45%) Kindle
2 6 (2.45%) Mobile App
2 6 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.22%) Statistics
4 2 (0.82%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (0.82%) Blog
5 1 (0.41%) Open Source
5 1 (0.41%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.41%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.41%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.41%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 23 (9.39%) Windows
2 2 (0.82%) Linux
3 1 (0.41%) Android
3 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.41%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (55.51%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 84 (34.29%) TDD
4 63 (25.71%) MVC
5 48 (19.59%) BDD
6 39 (15.92%) OO
7 29 (11.84%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (11.43%) Scrum
9 25 (10.20%) Multithreading
10 21 (8.57%) Data Mapping
11 19 (7.76%) OOD
12 17 (6.94%) SOA
13 16 (6.53%) Software Engineering
13 16 (6.53%) Unit Testing
14 13 (5.31%) Pair Programming
15 12 (4.90%) Manual Testing
16 10 (4.08%) Configuration Management
17 9 (3.67%) Automated Testing
17 9 (3.67%) DevOps
18 8 (3.27%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 54 (22.04%) JavaScript
2 30 (12.24%) SQL
3 18 (7.35%) Ruby
4 13 (5.31%) Java
5 10 (4.08%) VB.NET
6 9 (3.67%) VB
6 9 (3.67%) C++
7 6 (2.45%) VB6
8 5 (2.04%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.63%) Python
10 3 (1.22%) MATLAB
10 3 (1.22%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.82%) C
11 2 (0.82%) PHP
11 2 (0.82%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.41%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.41%) VBA
12 1 (0.41%) R
12 1 (0.41%) X++
12 1 (0.41%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (3.27%) Degree
2 1 (0.41%) AWS Certification
2 1 (0.41%) ISEB
2 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (15.92%) QA
2 6 (2.45%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.41%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (3.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (13.88%) Oracle
2 33 (13.47%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.22%) EMC
4 2 (0.82%) Sitecore
4 2 (0.82%) IBM
5 1 (0.41%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.41%) SAP
5 1 (0.41%) Siebel
5 1 (0.41%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.41%) Perforce
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