The first table below looks at the demand for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 23 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 Derby 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 9 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing C# 16 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 12.03% - 8.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% - 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
Average daily rate
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£320 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £316
% change year-on-year
- +2.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.57 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.48% -6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Derby
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
48 19 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 36.09% 17.27% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 5 4
Average daily rate £320 £248 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.29% -14.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £200 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £300 £331
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Average hourly rate £10.00 £53.00 £60.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.13% -11.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
C#
Derbyshire

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Derby

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Derby

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derby 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 24 (88.89%) .NET
2 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
3 12 (44.44%) WCF
4 11 (40.74%) TDD
5 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
5 10 (37.04%) MVC
6 9 (33.33%) NUnit
6 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (29.63%) WPF
7 8 (29.63%) MSTest
7 8 (29.63%) Web Services
7 8 (29.63%) OO
8 7 (25.93%) CSS
8 7 (25.93%) HTML
8 7 (25.93%) HTML5
8 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
8 7 (25.93%) BC Cleared
9 6 (22.22%) jQuery
9 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
9 6 (22.22%) Scrum
9 6 (22.22%) CSS3
10 5 (18.52%) SOA
10 5 (18.52%) Java
10 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
10 5 (18.52%) BDD
11 4 (14.81%) QA
11 4 (14.81%) Pair Programming
11 4 (14.81%) .NET Framework
11 4 (14.81%) SQL
11 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derby 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 4 (14.81%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) NUnit
2 8 (29.63%) MSTest
3 3 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 3 (11.11%) SoapUI
3 3 (11.11%) Selenium
3 3 (11.11%) JBehave
3 3 (11.11%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Developer
2 14 (51.85%) C# Developer
3 5 (18.52%) .NET Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Tester
5 3 (11.11%) Automation Tester
6 2 (7.41%) Agile .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Agile C# Developer
7 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Manual Tester
7 1 (3.70%) ASP Developer
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Functional Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (88.89%) .NET
2 12 (44.44%) WCF
3 8 (29.63%) WPF
3 8 (29.63%) Web Services
4 7 (25.93%) HTML
4 7 (25.93%) CSS
4 7 (25.93%) HTML5
5 6 (22.22%) CSS3
5 6 (22.22%) jQuery
6 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
7 4 (14.81%) .NET Framework
8 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (7.41%) Ajax
10 1 (3.70%) XML
10 1 (3.70%) SOAP
10 1 (3.70%) JSON
10 1 (3.70%) WF
10 1 (3.70%) LINQ
10 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (3.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) Statistics
2 1 (3.70%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) TDD
2 10 (37.04%) MVC
3 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (29.63%) OO
5 6 (22.22%) Scrum
6 5 (18.52%) SOA
6 5 (18.52%) BDD
7 4 (14.81%) User Stories
7 4 (14.81%) Kanban
7 4 (14.81%) Pair Programming
7 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
8 3 (11.11%) Test Automation
9 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (3.70%) Dependency Injection
10 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
10 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 5 (18.52%) Java
3 4 (14.81%) SQL
4 3 (11.11%) Ruby
4 3 (11.11%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.70%) C++
5 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
2 7 (25.93%) BC Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft