The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank - 15 14
Contract jobs citing C# 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Colchester - 5.26% 4.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 66.67% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £398 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.00%
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#
Essex

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

Programming Languages Category
Colchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
11 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Colchester 23.40% 7.89% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 5
Average daily rate £388 £398 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.51% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £398 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £398 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £8.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Colchester

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Colchester

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Colchester

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Colchester