The first table below looks at the demand for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 23 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 Devon 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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 27 8 18
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +10
Contract jobs citing C# 10 30 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 4.03% 15.54% 7.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.20% 36.59% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 7
Average daily rate £315 £325 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% +41.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £200 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £350 £264
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £41.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +310.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +32.23%
Programming Languages Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
82 82 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 33.06% 42.49% 51.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 43 48
Average daily rate £320 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £351 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 7
Average hourly rate £94.00 £40.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+135.00% +166.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.99 £28.20 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £41.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.45 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.14% +2.94%
C#
South West

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Devon

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

C#
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Devon region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -11 7 £320 -1.53% 6
Plymouth - 2 £280 -
Exmouth - - - - 1
Barnstaple - - - -
Cullompton - - - -
C#
South West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (76.92%) ASP.NET
3 13 (50.00%) MVC
3 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 13 (50.00%) HTML
3 13 (50.00%) SQL
4 11 (42.31%) CSS
4 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (38.46%) Web Services
5 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 10 (38.46%) TDD
6 9 (34.62%) T-SQL
7 8 (30.77%) Visual Studio
7 8 (30.77%) XML
7 8 (30.77%) .NET Framework
8 7 (26.92%) Scrum
8 7 (26.92%) VB.NET
8 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 6 (23.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (23.08%) WCF
9 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
9 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (19.23%) JSON
10 5 (19.23%) jQuery
10 5 (19.23%) OO
10 5 (19.23%) SOA
10 5 (19.23%) Finance
11 4 (15.38%) XPath

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 3 (11.54%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) HTTP
1 3 (11.54%) HTTPS
2 1 (3.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (7.69%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Visual Studio
2 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 3 (11.54%) ReSharper
3 3 (11.54%) NuGet
3 3 (11.54%) NUnit
3 3 (11.54%) Subversion
4 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.85%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Developer
2 17 (65.38%) .NET Developer
3 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Web Developer
3 5 (19.23%) .NET Web Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Programmer
5 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Programmer
5 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior .NET Programmer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Intranet Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (76.92%) ASP.NET
3 13 (50.00%) HTML
4 11 (42.31%) CSS
4 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (38.46%) Web Services
6 8 (30.77%) XML
6 8 (30.77%) .NET Framework
7 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 6 (23.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 6 (23.08%) WCF
8 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (19.23%) JSON
9 5 (19.23%) jQuery
10 4 (15.38%) Ajax
10 4 (15.38%) XSLT
11 3 (11.54%) Razor View Engine
11 3 (11.54%) Ninject
11 3 (11.54%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) N-Tier
2 2 (7.69%) GIS
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.85%) Android
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) MVC
2 10 (38.46%) TDD
3 7 (26.92%) Scrum
4 5 (19.23%) OO
4 5 (19.23%) SOA
5 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 4 (15.38%) Change Control
6 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
6 3 (11.54%) User Stories
6 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
6 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.54%) OOP
7 2 (7.69%) UML
7 2 (7.69%) OOD
7 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
7 2 (7.69%) Web Application Development
7 2 (7.69%) Software Architecture
7 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.85%) Build Automation
8 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) SQL
2 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 9 (34.62%) T-SQL
4 7 (26.92%) VB.NET
5 4 (15.38%) XPath
5 4 (15.38%) XQuery
6 2 (7.69%) Objective-C
6 2 (7.69%) VB6
6 2 (7.69%) VB
7 1 (3.85%) Java
7 1 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) MCAD
1 2 (7.69%) MCSD
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) DevExpress
Devon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago