The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 Colchester 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 22 12 20
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Contract jobs citing C# 2 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Colchester 2.63% 13.33% 8.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.29% 46.15% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
Average daily rate
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£450 £175 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+157.14% -41.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £9.23 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Colchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
14 13 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Colchester 18.42% 28.89% 32.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 19
Average daily rate £350 £413 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £341 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £115.00 £9.23 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1145.93% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
C#
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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

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Colchester 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 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) assyst
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (25.00%) French Language
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) Force.com
3 1 (25.00%) Visualforce
3 1 (25.00%) Apex Code
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) Documentum
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Colchester 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Documentum
1 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (25.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 1 (25.00%) WPF Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) Visualforce
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) Process Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITSM
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Release Management
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
1 1 (25.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) ABAP
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
2 1 (25.00%) Apex Code
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) EMC
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) NetApp
1 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com