The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cobham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 5 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing C# 5 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cobham 50.00% 7.14% 28.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 66.67% 53.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 6
Average daily rate £385 £370 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.05% -5.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £366 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £374 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
C#
Surrey

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

Programming Languages Category
Cobham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cobham 100.00% 10.71% 52.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 7
Average daily rate £385 £365 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.47% -6.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Cobham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Cobham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Cobham

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Cobham

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Cobham

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cobham

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cobham 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 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) OO
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
4 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
4 5 (62.50%) VBScript
4 5 (62.50%) C++
4 5 (62.50%) Java
4 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (62.50%) Marketing
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (62.50%) Red Gate
4 5 (62.50%) Database Security
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (50.00%) XML
5 4 (50.00%) Windows
5 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
5 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 3 (37.50%) CSS
6 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 3 (37.50%) HTML
6 3 (37.50%) .NET

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cobham by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cobham 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 2 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (62.50%) Marketing
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) DBA
2 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) SQL DBA
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) OO
2 5 (62.50%) Database Security
2 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Investment Management
5 2 (25.00%) OOD
6 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) C++
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
2 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
2 5 (62.50%) VBScript
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Red Gate
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft