The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank - 8 3
Contract jobs citing C# 0 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham - 8.64% 17.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 31.82% 58.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
Median daily rate - £275 £243
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.40%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.62 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.31% +7.48%
C#
North East

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

Programming Languages Category
Durham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
16 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 21.62% 27.16% 29.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 4
Median daily rate £425 £330 £243
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% +36.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £13.25 £18.47 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.26% +27.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Durham region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Durham

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Durham

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Durham

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Durham

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Durham region with a requirement for C#.

1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Intranet
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Node.js
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter
4 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (20.00%) RESTful
4 1 (20.00%) MSTest
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MSTest
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (20.00%) COM
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) RESTful
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (20.00%) XHTML
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter