The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 6 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing C# 7 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 8.75% 16.67% 9.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.82% 53.85% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 3
Average daily rate
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£275 £243 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.40% -21.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £34.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
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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
22 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 27.50% 30.95% 31.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 5
Average daily rate £309 £243 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.31% -21.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £18.47 £34.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.67% +4.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Durham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Durham 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 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
2 7 (77.78%) MVC
2 7 (77.78%) jQuery
3 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
5 4 (44.44%) HTML
5 4 (44.44%) CSS
5 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
5 4 (44.44%) WCF
5 4 (44.44%) Entity Framework
6 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 2 (22.22%) HTML5
7 2 (22.22%) CSS3
8 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
8 1 (11.11%) Office 365
8 1 (11.11%) Sass
8 1 (11.11%) LESS
8 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
8 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (11.11%) Line Management
8 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (11.11%) MVVM
8 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (11.11%) Intranet

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Durham 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 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Avionics
1 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
1 1 (11.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
2 7 (77.78%) jQuery
3 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
4 4 (44.44%) WCF
4 4 (44.44%) Entity Framework
5 2 (22.22%) HTML5
5 2 (22.22%) CSS3
6 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
6 1 (11.11%) Sass
6 1 (11.11%) LESS
6 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) Line Management
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) MVVM
2 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Web Development
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
Durham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Durham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 16 days ago