The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 17 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing C# 9 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 6.82% 0.79% 3.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.43% 3.45% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Average daily rate
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£320 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
C#
Derbyshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Derby
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
42 29 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 31.82% 23.02% 15.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 13 5
Average daily rate £320 £300 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £220 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £424 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 4
Average hourly rate £10.00 £52.50 £60.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.95% -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 21 August 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 22 (84.62%) .NET
2 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (46.15%) WCF
4 10 (38.46%) TDD
4 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
5 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (34.62%) NUnit
6 8 (30.77%) OO
6 8 (30.77%) MVC
6 8 (30.77%) WPF
6 8 (30.77%) MSTest
7 7 (26.92%) Web Services
7 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
7 7 (26.92%) BC Cleared
8 6 (23.08%) HTML
8 6 (23.08%) Java
8 6 (23.08%) CSS
8 6 (23.08%) Scrum
8 6 (23.08%) HTML5
9 5 (19.23%) SQL
9 5 (19.23%) jQuery
9 5 (19.23%) BDD
9 5 (19.23%) CSS3
10 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
10 4 (15.38%) SOA
10 4 (15.38%) Pair Programming
10 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
10 4 (15.38%) Ruby
10 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
10 4 (15.38%) QA

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (15.38%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) NUnit
2 8 (30.77%) MSTest
3 4 (15.38%) Cucumber
3 4 (15.38%) Selenium
3 4 (15.38%) WebDriver
4 3 (11.54%) JBehave
4 3 (11.54%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Developer
2 14 (53.85%) C# Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Tester
3 5 (19.23%) .NET Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Automation Tester
5 2 (7.69%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Agile C# Developer
6 1 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Manual Tester
6 1 (3.85%) ASP Developer
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Functional Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (84.62%) .NET
2 12 (46.15%) WCF
3 8 (30.77%) WPF
4 7 (26.92%) Web Services
5 6 (23.08%) HTML5
5 6 (23.08%) HTML
5 6 (23.08%) CSS
6 5 (19.23%) CSS3
6 5 (19.23%) jQuery
7 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
8 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
9 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (3.85%) XML
10 1 (3.85%) Ajax
10 1 (3.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (3.85%) WF
10 1 (3.85%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.85%) Statistics
2 1 (3.85%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) TDD
2 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (30.77%) OO
3 8 (30.77%) MVC
4 6 (23.08%) Scrum
5 5 (19.23%) BDD
6 4 (15.38%) User Stories
6 4 (15.38%) Kanban
6 4 (15.38%) SOA
6 4 (15.38%) Pair Programming
6 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
8 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
9 1 (3.85%) Test Scripting
9 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.85%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (3.85%) Automation Testing
9 1 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) Java
2 5 (19.23%) SQL
3 4 (15.38%) Ruby
3 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.54%) PHP
5 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.85%) Perl
5 1 (3.85%) C++
5 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
2 7 (26.92%) BC Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA