The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 14 8 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Contract jobs citing C# 283 337 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 9.34% 14.23% 7.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.10% 34.92% 19.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 178 127
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£355 £380 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.57% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 11
Average hourly rate £31.25 £41.75 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.14% +14.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.25 £29.72 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £46.80 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
C#
England

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

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1225 965 1275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 40.43% 40.73% 40.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 801 489 631
Average daily rate £363 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 80 115
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.75 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.89% -0.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.23 £13.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

C#
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

C#
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Cambridgeshire -6 77 £310 -17.33% 81
Hertfordshire -8 45 £350 -16.66% 49
Norfolk +6 42 £300 +40.35% 17
Bedfordshire -12 41 £425 +30.76% 11
Suffolk -1 38 £400 +5.26% 13
Essex -10 35 £375 +3.44% 13
East Anglia -7 4 £238 -42.42%
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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#.

1 533 (93.67%) .NET
2 349 (61.34%) ASP.NET
3 278 (48.86%) SQL Server
4 237 (41.65%) MVC
5 206 (36.20%) Agile Software Development
6 197 (34.62%) HTML
7 186 (32.69%) JavaScript
8 184 (32.34%) SQL
9 157 (27.59%) ASP.NET MVC
10 153 (26.89%) Microsoft
11 145 (25.48%) jQuery
12 138 (24.25%) CSS
13 137 (24.08%) WCF
14 112 (19.68%) TDD
15 105 (18.45%) Web Services
16 104 (18.28%) .NET Framework
17 97 (17.05%) Visual Studio
18 90 (15.82%) Windows
19 85 (14.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 75 (13.18%) SQL Server 2008
21 70 (12.30%) Team Foundation Server
21 70 (12.30%) XML
22 69 (12.13%) CRM
23 67 (11.78%) Scrum
24 65 (11.42%) E-Commerce
25 62 (10.90%) HTML5
26 61 (10.72%) Dynamics CRM
27 54 (9.49%) Oracle
28 52 (9.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
29 49 (8.61%) WPF

C#
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 48 (8.44%) SharePoint
2 33 (5.80%) IIS
3 28 (4.92%) SharePoint 2010
4 23 (4.04%) BizTalk Server
5 21 (3.69%) CMS
6 15 (2.64%) Confluence
7 12 (2.11%) Umbraco
8 10 (1.76%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (1.41%) MS Exchange
10 5 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (0.70%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.53%) Node.js
12 3 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (0.53%) MQSeries
13 2 (0.35%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.35%) Documentum
13 2 (0.35%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
13 2 (0.35%) EPiServer CMS
14 1 (0.18%) Kentico
Applications
1 41 (7.21%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.76%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.35%) MS Office
4 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 61 (10.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.35%) Tridion
3 2 (0.35%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.35%) assyst
4 1 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (2.28%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.53%) CloudFront
3 3 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.53%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.18%) SaaS
4 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.28%) Internet
2 10 (1.76%) Intranet
3 5 (0.88%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.70%) HTTP
5 1 (0.18%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 278 (48.86%) SQL Server
2 85 (14.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 75 (13.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 45 (7.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (2.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (2.28%) Oracle Database
7 11 (1.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (1.58%) Big Data
8 9 (1.58%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (1.41%) MySQL
10 6 (1.05%) Couchbase
10 6 (1.05%) Relational Database
11 5 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (0.53%) NoSQL
12 3 (0.53%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.35%) DB2
13 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.35%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 97 (17.05%) Visual Studio
2 70 (12.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 38 (6.68%) Git (software)
4 34 (5.98%) TeamCity
5 28 (4.92%) JIRA
6 27 (4.75%) NUnit
7 19 (3.34%) SpecFlow
8 16 (2.81%) Subversion
8 16 (2.81%) Selenium
9 12 (2.11%) Jenkins
9 12 (2.11%) MSTest
10 10 (1.76%) CruiseControl
11 8 (1.41%) Moq
11 8 (1.41%) MSBuild
12 7 (1.23%) Rhino Mocks
12 7 (1.23%) FinalBuilder
13 6 (1.05%) Log4Net
13 6 (1.05%) Eclipse
13 6 (1.05%) Jasmine
14 5 (0.88%) QUnit
General
1 42 (7.38%) Finance
2 11 (1.93%) Retail
3 9 (1.58%) Marketing
3 9 (1.58%) Advertising
3 9 (1.58%) Telecoms
3 9 (1.58%) Banking
4 8 (1.41%) Manufacturing
5 4 (0.70%) Back Office
6 3 (0.53%) Legal
7 2 (0.35%) Games
8 1 (0.18%) German Language
8 1 (0.18%) Local Government
8 1 (0.18%) Electronics
8 1 (0.18%) Law
8 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 476 (83.66%) Developer
2 251 (44.11%) .NET Developer
3 163 (28.65%) C# Developer
4 138 (24.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 99 (17.40%) ASP.NET Developer
6 83 (14.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 46 (8.08%) Senior Developer
7 46 (8.08%) CRM Developer
8 44 (7.73%) Web Developer
9 39 (6.85%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 32 (5.62%) Senior .NET Developer
11 31 (5.45%) Software Developer
12 23 (4.04%) Software Engineer
13 20 (3.51%) SharePoint Developer
14 19 (3.34%) Microsoft Developer
14 19 (3.34%) Senior C# Developer
15 18 (3.16%) Architect
16 15 (2.64%) .NET Web Developer
17 12 (2.11%) Consultant
17 12 (2.11%) Configuration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 533 (93.67%) .NET
2 349 (61.34%) ASP.NET
3 197 (34.62%) HTML
4 157 (27.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 145 (25.48%) jQuery
6 138 (24.25%) CSS
7 137 (24.08%) WCF
8 105 (18.45%) Web Services
9 104 (18.28%) .NET Framework
10 70 (12.30%) XML
11 62 (10.90%) HTML5
12 52 (9.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 49 (8.61%) WPF
14 44 (7.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 42 (7.38%) Ajax
16 36 (6.33%) SOAP
16 36 (6.33%) Silverlight
17 32 (5.62%) CSS3
17 32 (5.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 30 (5.27%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 24 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (2.28%) Computer Science
3 8 (1.41%) Mobile App
3 8 (1.41%) User Experience
4 7 (1.23%) Visualisation
4 7 (1.23%) N-Tier
5 6 (1.05%) NHS
5 6 (1.05%) Data Integration
5 6 (1.05%) Kindle
5 6 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (0.88%) Informatics
7 3 (0.53%) Blog
7 3 (0.53%) GIS
8 2 (0.35%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.35%) iPhone
8 2 (0.35%) PKI
8 2 (0.35%) CMDB
8 2 (0.35%) Social Media
8 2 (0.35%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.35%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 90 (15.82%) Windows
2 22 (3.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (1.93%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (1.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (1.41%) UNIX
6 4 (0.70%) Android
6 4 (0.70%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.35%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone 7
8 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.18%) OpenVMS
8 1 (0.18%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (41.65%) MVC
2 206 (36.20%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (19.68%) TDD
4 69 (12.13%) CRM
5 67 (11.78%) Scrum
6 65 (11.42%) E-Commerce
7 46 (8.08%) OO
7 46 (8.08%) Unit Testing
8 44 (7.73%) Software Engineering
9 38 (6.68%) Web Development
10 37 (6.50%) Workflow
11 35 (6.15%) OOP
12 33 (5.80%) Continuous Integration
13 29 (5.10%) BDD
14 28 (4.92%) MVVM
15 21 (3.69%) Migration
16 18 (3.16%) Configuration Management
16 18 (3.16%) User Acceptance Testing
17 15 (2.64%) Data Migration
18 14 (2.46%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 186 (32.69%) JavaScript
2 184 (32.34%) SQL
3 48 (8.44%) T-SQL
4 45 (7.91%) VB.NET
5 39 (6.85%) PowerShell
6 34 (5.98%) VB
7 24 (4.22%) Java
7 24 (4.22%) C++
8 23 (4.04%) PL/SQL
9 8 (1.41%) PHP
10 7 (1.23%) C
10 7 (1.23%) VBA
10 7 (1.23%) Python
11 6 (1.05%) XAML
12 4 (0.70%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.70%) Ruby
13 3 (0.53%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.53%) VBScript
14 2 (0.35%) ABAP
15 1 (0.18%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 35 (6.15%) Degree
2 19 (3.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (2.81%) Security Cleared
4 15 (2.64%) MCITP
5 7 (1.23%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.53%) MCP
7 2 (0.35%) HNC
7 2 (0.35%) HND
7 2 (0.35%) ISEB
8 1 (0.18%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.18%) MCPD
8 1 (0.18%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.45%) QA
2 6 (1.05%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.18%) HL7
System Software
1 12 (2.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (2.46%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.23%) Puppet
3 4 (0.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.18%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.18%) SCCM
4 1 (0.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 153 (26.89%) Microsoft
2 54 (9.49%) Oracle
3 7 (1.23%) Splunk
4 4 (0.70%) Sybase
4 4 (0.70%) Cognos
4 4 (0.70%) IBM
4 4 (0.70%) EPiServer
5 3 (0.53%) Twitter
5 3 (0.53%) SAP
5 3 (0.53%) Business Objects
6 2 (0.35%) Telerik
6 2 (0.35%) Cisco
6 2 (0.35%) Actuate
6 2 (0.35%) NetApp
6 2 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.35%) CheckPoint
6 2 (0.35%) EMC
6 2 (0.35%) Citrix
6 2 (0.35%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.35%) Red Gate
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Rate: £40 - £43 per hour
Posted: 2 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Rate: £300 - £350 Per Day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
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Rate: From £320 to £350 per day
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Hertfordshire
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Hertfordshire
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Hertfordshire
Proteus Europe
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Cambridgeshire
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Unspecified £300 per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
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Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Marcus Donald People
Rate: £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £250 - 300 per day
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Hertfordshire
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
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Norwich
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day + negotiable
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Norfolk
Recital Consulting
Rate: £325 - £375 Per Day
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Peterborough
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Rate: £200 - £300 per day
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Ipswich
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Rate: £300 - £410 per day
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Suffolk
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Rate: £350 - £500 per day
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Hertfordshire
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