The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 31 16 21
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Contract jobs citing C# 8 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 3.00% 9.09% 3.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.62% 23.64% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 4
Median daily rate £338 £350 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £318 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £375 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £344 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
C#
London

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

Programming Languages Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
105 55 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 39.33% 38.46% 24.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 43 18
Median daily rate £400 £381 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% +17.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £304 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £493 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.45
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.23%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Croydon region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 6 May 2016.

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 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Croydon region with a requirement for C#.

1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
1 8 (61.54%) Test Automation
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) VB
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) MVC
3 5 (38.46%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (38.46%) Test Management
4 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
4 4 (30.77%) Selenium
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (30.77%) ISEB
4 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
4 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) Java
4 4 (30.77%) VBScript
4 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
5 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
5 3 (23.08%) Gerrit
5 3 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
5 3 (23.08%) SonarQube
5 3 (23.08%) Defect Management
5 3 (23.08%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 3 (23.08%) C

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 3 (23.08%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
1 2 (15.38%) HTTP
1 2 (15.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Selenium
1 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
2 3 (23.08%) FitNesse
2 3 (23.08%) Gerrit
2 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 3 (23.08%) JIRA
2 3 (23.08%) JMeter
2 3 (23.08%) JUnit
2 3 (23.08%) SonarQube
3 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
3 1 (7.69%) Ranorex
3 1 (7.69%) Testopia
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Local Government
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
1 5 (38.46%) Test Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Automation Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Tester
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Finance Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
3 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 3 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (15.38%) CSS
5 2 (15.38%) WCF
5 2 (15.38%) XML
6 1 (7.69%) Backbone.js
6 1 (7.69%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Test Automation
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) MVC
3 5 (38.46%) Test Management
4 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
5 3 (23.08%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Defect Management
5 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Open Source
5 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
6 2 (15.38%) OO
6 2 (15.38%) OOP
6 2 (15.38%) TDD
6 2 (15.38%) User Stories
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
7 1 (7.69%) RUP
7 1 (7.69%) Scrum
7 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 7 (53.85%) VB
3 4 (30.77%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) VBScript
4 3 (23.08%) C
4 3 (23.08%) Perl
4 3 (23.08%) Python
4 3 (23.08%) Ruby
4 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) ISEB
2 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) HP