The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 32 34 24
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing C# 67 48 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.07% 4.80% 6.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.60% 11.79% 22.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 30 34
Median daily rate £325 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Median hourly rate £30.00 - £40.57
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.62 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.31% +7.48%
C#
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
459 407 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 41.61% 40.74% 30.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 265 121
Median daily rate £400 £400 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £650 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 8
Median hourly rate £22.54 £19.75 £34.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.12% -42.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £17.15 £20.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £22.35 £41.34
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C# across the Cheshire region.

C# Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Cheshire region.

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

C#
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

C# Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheshire

C#
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Chester +19 20 £325 - 4
Warrington -6 19 £335 +3.07% 9
Knutsford - 5 £300 - 1
Crewe +3 2 £374 +66.11% 2
Congleton - 2 £375 -
Wilmslow - 1 - - 7
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for C#.

1 87 (79.82%) .NET
2 58 (53.21%) SQL Server
3 50 (45.87%) MVC
4 45 (41.28%) ASP.NET
5 40 (36.70%) JavaScript
6 36 (33.03%) HTML
7 35 (32.11%) SQL
7 35 (32.11%) CSS
7 35 (32.11%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (29.36%) .NET Framework
9 31 (28.44%) jQuery
10 23 (21.10%) Team Foundation Server
11 22 (20.18%) T-SQL
12 21 (19.27%) Microsoft
12 21 (19.27%) Web Development
13 20 (18.35%) ASP.NET MVC
13 20 (18.35%) Web Services
14 19 (17.43%) Finance
14 19 (17.43%) Entity Framework
15 18 (16.51%) TDD
16 17 (15.60%) Java
16 17 (15.60%) SharePoint
17 16 (14.68%) ASP.NET Web API
18 15 (13.76%) Visual Studio
18 15 (13.76%) HTML5
18 15 (13.76%) WCF
19 13 (11.93%) XML
20 12 (11.01%) VB
20 12 (11.01%) WPF
20 12 (11.01%) PowerShell

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 17 (15.60%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.42%) GeoServer
3 4 (3.67%) IIS
3 4 (3.67%) Node.js
4 2 (1.83%) CMS
5 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (5.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.42%) Internet
2 6 (5.50%) LDAP
3 2 (1.83%) DNS
3 2 (1.83%) SAN
3 2 (1.83%) VoIP
3 2 (1.83%) WAN
4 1 (0.92%) Intranet
4 1 (0.92%) Network Security
4 1 (0.92%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (53.21%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (7.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (7.34%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (6.42%) GIS
4 7 (6.42%) QGIS
5 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.83%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.83%) MySQL
7 2 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.92%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.92%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (0.92%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.92%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (21.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (13.76%) Visual Studio
3 6 (5.50%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.67%) Selenium
5 3 (2.75%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.75%) Moq
6 2 (1.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.83%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.83%) CMake
6 2 (1.83%) Gradle
6 2 (1.83%) InstallShield
6 2 (1.83%) JIRA
6 2 (1.83%) JUnit
6 2 (1.83%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.83%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.83%) TestComplete
6 2 (1.83%) WiX
7 1 (0.92%) Gatling
7 1 (0.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.92%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (17.43%) Finance
2 8 (7.34%) Banking
3 7 (6.42%) Local Government
4 6 (5.50%) Games
5 5 (4.59%) Law
6 3 (2.75%) Billing
7 2 (1.83%) Retail
8 1 (0.92%) Advertising
8 1 (0.92%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.92%) Legal
8 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 86 (78.90%) Developer
2 49 (44.95%) C# Developer
3 42 (38.53%) .NET Developer
4 27 (24.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (20.18%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 15 (13.76%) ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (11.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (10.09%) SQL Developer
9 10 (9.17%) HTML CSS Developer
9 10 (9.17%) HTML Developer
10 9 (8.26%) Applications Developer
11 8 (7.34%) Architect
12 7 (6.42%) GIS Developer
12 7 (6.42%) JavaScript Developer
12 7 (6.42%) Senior Developer
12 7 (6.42%) Technical Architect
12 7 (6.42%) Web Developer
13 5 (4.59%) Java Developer
13 5 (4.59%) SQL Server Developer
14 4 (3.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (79.82%) .NET
2 45 (41.28%) ASP.NET
3 36 (33.03%) HTML
4 35 (32.11%) CSS
5 32 (29.36%) .NET Framework
6 31 (28.44%) jQuery
7 20 (18.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (18.35%) Web Services
8 19 (17.43%) Entity Framework
9 16 (14.68%) ASP.NET Web API
10 15 (13.76%) HTML5
10 15 (13.76%) WCF
11 13 (11.93%) XML
12 12 (11.01%) CSS3
12 12 (11.01%) WPF
13 10 (9.17%) Ajax
14 7 (6.42%) CAML
15 6 (5.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 5 (4.59%) AngularJS
16 5 (4.59%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.01%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.75%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.75%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.83%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.92%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.92%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.92%) User Experience
5 1 (0.92%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.09%) Windows
2 4 (3.67%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (2.75%) Linux
4 2 (1.83%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.92%) Android
5 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (45.87%) MVC
2 35 (32.11%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (19.27%) Web Development
4 18 (16.51%) TDD
5 12 (11.01%) Front End Development
6 11 (10.09%) OO
6 11 (10.09%) Open Source
6 11 (10.09%) Translating Business Requirements
7 10 (9.17%) E-Commerce
8 9 (8.26%) Scrum
8 9 (8.26%) Unit Testing
9 8 (7.34%) Change Management
9 8 (7.34%) OOP
10 7 (6.42%) Automated Testing
10 7 (6.42%) Software Engineering
10 7 (6.42%) Use Case
11 6 (5.50%) CRM
11 6 (5.50%) Multithreading
11 6 (5.50%) Systems Analysis
11 6 (5.50%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 40 (36.70%) JavaScript
2 35 (32.11%) SQL
3 22 (20.18%) T-SQL
4 17 (15.60%) Java
5 12 (11.01%) PowerShell
5 12 (11.01%) VB
6 11 (10.09%) C++
7 7 (6.42%) Python
8 6 (5.50%) FQL
8 6 (5.50%) VB.NET
9 4 (3.67%) XAML
10 3 (2.75%) PHP
11 2 (1.83%) C
11 2 (1.83%) PHP 5
11 2 (1.83%) VBA
12 1 (0.92%) Delphi
12 1 (0.92%) Lua
12 1 (0.92%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.92%) R
12 1 (0.92%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (7.34%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.59%) Degree
3 3 (2.75%) ISEB
3 3 (2.75%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.75%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.92%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.75%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.83%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.83%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (1.83%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (19.27%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.50%) ServiceNow
3 5 (4.59%) VMware
4 3 (2.75%) DevExpress
4 3 (2.75%) MobileIron
4 3 (2.75%) Oracle
4 3 (2.75%) Telerik
5 2 (1.83%) Cisco
5 2 (1.83%) Citrix
5 2 (1.83%) IBM
5 2 (1.83%) MuleSoft
5 2 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.83%) WSO2
6 1 (0.92%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.92%) SAP
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