The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 29 11 6
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -5
Contract jobs citing C# 11 19 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 3.90% 9.79% 19.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.86% 27.94% 39.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 23
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£325 £265 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% -11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £348 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.85%
C#
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
74 68 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 26.24% 35.05% 50.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 37 55
Average daily rate £313 £319 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% -1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £238 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 12
Average hourly rate £36.50 £37.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +41.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £19.78 £18.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £39.70 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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#
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Devon region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

C# Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 December 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth - 6 £569 - 3
Exeter -20 1 £325 +22.64% 6
Exmouth - - - - 1
Paignton - - - -
Tavistock - - - -
Torquay - - - -
Barnstaple - - - - 2
C#
South West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 20 (66.67%) SQL
2 19 (63.33%) .NET
3 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (53.33%) ASP.NET
5 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 10 (33.33%) Sun
7 10 (33.33%) zOS
7 10 (33.33%) DB2
7 10 (33.33%) SAP
7 10 (33.33%) UNIX
7 10 (33.33%) Windows
7 10 (33.33%) Oracle
7 10 (33.33%) Delphi
7 10 (33.33%) HTML
7 10 (33.33%) Java
7 10 (33.33%) IBM
8 9 (30.00%) MVC
8 9 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (30.00%) TOGAF
8 9 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (30.00%) Process Improvement
9 8 (26.67%) Scrum
9 8 (26.67%) CSS
10 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
10 7 (23.33%) jQuery
11 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
12 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
12 5 (16.67%) Systems Analysis

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.33%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
1 1 (3.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (33.33%) DB2
3 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
1 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) NuGet
2 1 (3.33%) NUnit
2 1 (3.33%) Subversion
2 1 (3.33%) ReSharper
2 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Developer
2 15 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 10 (33.33%) Architect
4 8 (26.67%) C# Developer
4 8 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (23.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (20.00%) Technical Architect
7 5 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (10.00%) Web Developer
9 2 (6.67%) .NET Web Developer
10 1 (3.33%) Technical Solutions Architect
10 1 (3.33%) C# Web Developer
10 1 (3.33%) Test Development Engineer
10 1 (3.33%) Front-End Developer
10 1 (3.33%) Front-End Web Developer
10 1 (3.33%) Development Engineer
10 1 (3.33%) Automation Engineer
10 1 (3.33%) Analyst
10 1 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (63.33%) .NET
2 16 (53.33%) ASP.NET
3 10 (33.33%) HTML
4 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (26.67%) CSS
6 7 (23.33%) jQuery
7 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 4 (13.33%) Ajax
7 4 (13.33%) JSON
7 4 (13.33%) HTML5
8 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 3 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
9 2 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (6.67%) WCF
9 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
9 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (3.33%) XML
10 1 (3.33%) Spring
10 1 (3.33%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Open Source
2 4 (13.33%) Mainframe
2 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (13.33%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (10.00%) GIS
4 1 (3.33%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.33%) User Experience
4 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) UNIX
1 10 (33.33%) Windows
1 10 (33.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (30.00%) MVC
2 9 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (30.00%) TOGAF
2 9 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (30.00%) Process Improvement
3 8 (26.67%) Scrum
4 5 (16.67%) TDD
4 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 5 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (16.67%) OO
4 5 (16.67%) Data Architecture
5 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 4 (13.33%) UML
6 3 (10.00%) OOP
6 3 (10.00%) OOD
6 3 (10.00%) Project Management
6 3 (10.00%) Service Management
6 3 (10.00%) ITSM
6 3 (10.00%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) SQL
2 10 (33.33%) Delphi
2 10 (33.33%) Java
3 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.67%) VB
6 1 (3.33%) Python
6 1 (3.33%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.33%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (33.33%) Sun
2 10 (33.33%) Oracle
2 10 (33.33%) SAP
2 10 (33.33%) IBM