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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 42 26 9
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -17
Contract jobs citing C# 6 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 2.14% 4.73% 9.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.35% 8.97% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 7
Median daily rate £305 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.85% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £320 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £490 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.19 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.47% +7.17%
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
138 78 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 49.11% 52.70% 33.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 37 26
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £325 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £523 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £27.78 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

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#
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 30 July 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 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 9 (69.23%) MVC
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) HTML
3 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
4 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (46.15%) AngularJS
5 5 (38.46%) SQL
6 4 (30.77%) TDD
6 4 (30.77%) Selenium
6 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
6 4 (30.77%) Java
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
7 3 (23.08%) JUnit
7 3 (23.08%) Perl
7 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
7 3 (23.08%) VB
7 3 (23.08%) CSS
7 3 (23.08%) JMeter
7 3 (23.08%) Python
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 3 (23.08%) HP
7 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (23.08%) Open Source
7 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
7 3 (23.08%) JIRA
7 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
7 3 (23.08%) FitNesse

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 3 (23.08%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
1 2 (15.38%) HTTP
1 2 (15.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Selenium
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%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
3 1 (7.69%) Jasmine
3 1 (7.69%) MSBuild
3 1 (7.69%) NUnit
3 1 (7.69%) Ranorex
3 1 (7.69%) Testopia
3 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Local Government
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) C# Developer
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Automation Tester
4 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) CRM Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Finance Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
2 7 (53.85%) HTML
3 6 (46.15%) AngularJS
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (23.08%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
5 2 (15.38%) WCF
5 2 (15.38%) XML
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
6 1 (7.69%) HTML5
6 1 (7.69%) jQuery
6 1 (7.69%) LINQ to SQL
6 1 (7.69%) NHibernate
6 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (69.23%) MVC
2 4 (30.77%) TDD
2 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
3 3 (23.08%) Cross-Browser Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Defect Management
3 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
3 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Open Source
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
4 2 (15.38%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) OOP
4 2 (15.38%) User Stories
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Software Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) Java
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
4 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
4 3 (23.08%) VB
5 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) HP
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft