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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 16 11 29
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +18
Contract jobs citing C# 11 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 9.40% 7.94% 5.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.91% 27.78% 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 2
Average daily rate £325 £313 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £303 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £323 £248
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +31.14%
Programming Languages Category
Derby
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
46 18 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 39.32% 28.57% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 12 17
Average daily rate £320 £308 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.06% +23.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £249 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £325 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £43.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
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#
Daily Rate Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Derby region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

C# Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 April 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 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (83.33%) MVC
3 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
4 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (44.44%) HTML
5 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (44.44%) HTML5
6 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
6 7 (38.89%) CSS
6 7 (38.89%) SOA
6 7 (38.89%) TDD
6 7 (38.89%) .NET Framework
6 7 (38.89%) jQuery
7 6 (33.33%) CSS3
8 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (27.78%) Scrum
9 4 (22.22%) WCF
9 4 (22.22%) Pair Programming
9 4 (22.22%) Web Services
9 4 (22.22%) Kanban
9 4 (22.22%) NServiceBus
10 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
10 3 (16.67%) Ajax
11 2 (11.11%) SQL
11 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (22.22%) NServiceBus
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.56%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 10 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 8 (44.44%) C# Developer
4 4 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Agile C# Developer
6 1 (5.56%) ASP Developer
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (44.44%) HTML
3 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (44.44%) HTML5
4 7 (38.89%) CSS
4 7 (38.89%) .NET Framework
4 7 (38.89%) jQuery
5 6 (33.33%) CSS3
6 4 (22.22%) WCF
6 4 (22.22%) Web Services
7 3 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (16.67%) Ajax
8 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (5.56%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (5.56%) REST
9 1 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (5.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
1 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) MVC
2 7 (38.89%) SOA
2 7 (38.89%) TDD
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Scrum
4 4 (22.22%) Pair Programming
4 4 (22.22%) Kanban
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.56%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (5.56%) Database Tuning
5 1 (5.56%) BDD
5 1 (5.56%) OOP
5 1 (5.56%) CRM
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft