The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cobham region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 2 - 3
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing C# 8 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cobham 47.06% - 14.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 88.89% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £390 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +31.14%
Programming Languages Category
Cobham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cobham 52.94% 42.86% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Average daily rate £390 £245 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
C#
Surrey

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 18 April 2014, 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 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) WCF
3 6 (50.00%) Selenium
3 6 (50.00%) WinForms
3 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (41.67%) Client/Server
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) QA
5 4 (33.33%) Financial Institution
6 3 (25.00%) MVC
6 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (25.00%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
7 2 (16.67%) WatiN
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 2 (16.67%) CSS
7 2 (16.67%) .NET
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 2 (16.67%) HTML
8 1 (8.33%) Java
8 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
8 1 (8.33%) SQL
8 1 (8.33%) IIS
8 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (8.33%) jQuery
8 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
8 1 (8.33%) Ajax

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cobham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (8.33%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (16.67%) WatiN
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Platform Architect
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) WCF
2 6 (50.00%) WinForms
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (8.33%) jQuery
4 1 (8.33%) Ajax
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) MVC
2 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft