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 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 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 8 14 24
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Contract jobs citing C# 8 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 9.30% 6.45% 0.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.59% 26.09% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 0
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£450 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
29 23 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 33.72% 24.73% 18.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 20 10
Average daily rate £350 £325 £379
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -14.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £286 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £445 £400
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#
London

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 25 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 25 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 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (30.00%) CRM
3 3 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) MFC
4 2 (20.00%) C++
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) VC++
5 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) SOAP
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) IIS
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (10.00%) SSL
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) NUnit
General
1 1 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Programmer
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 2 (20.00%) CRM Developer
4 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Architect
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Security Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Games Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Games Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) MFC
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) WinForms
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (10.00%) WPF
3 1 (10.00%) LINQ
3 1 (10.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) CRM
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C++
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
1 2 (20.00%) VC++
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft