The first table below looks at the demand for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 11 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 Croydon 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 10 16 24
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Contract jobs citing C# 7 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 9.21% 5.81% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.33% 22.73% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 0
Average daily rate
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£389 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.81% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Programming Languages Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
30 22 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 39.47% 25.58% 17.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 20 12
Average daily rate £325 £325 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £286 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £445 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
C#
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C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (33.33%) XML
3 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (22.22%) LINQ
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) VC++
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) MFC
4 2 (22.22%) C++
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 2 (22.22%) WinForms
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (11.11%) OOD
5 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (11.11%) DNS
5 1 (11.11%) XML Schema
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Internet
5 1 (11.11%) Workflow
5 1 (11.11%) Finance

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) NUnit
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Programmer
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Games Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Games Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Security Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) CRM Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) XML
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) MFC
3 2 (22.22%) WinForms
3 2 (22.22%) LINQ
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) WCF
4 1 (11.11%) WPF
4 1 (11.11%) WF
4 1 (11.11%) Classic ASP
4 1 (11.11%) XML Schema
4 1 (11.11%) SOAP
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) OO
1 2 (22.22%) CRM
1 2 (22.22%) MVC
1 2 (22.22%) TDD
2 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
2 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Workflow
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C++
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 2 (22.22%) VC++
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
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