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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 22 21 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Contract jobs citing C# 158 204 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 6.41% 7.14% 9.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.15% 20.84% 25.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 117 184
Median daily rate £375 £375 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 20
Median hourly rate £34.25 £39.50 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.29% +3.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.05 £32.50 £31.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.80 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.56 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.15% +7.31%
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
825 979 1088
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 33.48% 34.25% 36.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 477 556 625
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 59 81
Median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.49% +2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £19.00 £25.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 May 2016.

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#
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

C# Hourly Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -7 50 £350 +7.69% 64
Essex +9 32 £350 -5.40% 23
Suffolk -2 24 £438 -14.63% 12
Bedfordshire +6 23 £588 +46.87% 21
Hertfordshire -3 17 £363 +9.43% 25
Norfolk +5 13 £390 -2.50% 10
C#
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 East of England region with a requirement for C#.

1 276 (79.54%) .NET
2 135 (38.90%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (36.31%) ASP.NET
4 112 (32.28%) SQL Server
4 112 (32.28%) SQL
5 103 (29.68%) MVC
6 102 (29.39%) Microsoft
7 99 (28.53%) JavaScript
8 88 (25.36%) .NET Framework
9 79 (22.77%) TDD
10 70 (20.17%) HTML
10 70 (20.17%) SOA
10 70 (20.17%) WCF
11 68 (19.60%) Software Engineering
12 65 (18.73%) jQuery
13 61 (17.58%) SOAP
14 60 (17.29%) CSS
14 60 (17.29%) ASP.NET MVC
15 57 (16.43%) WPF
16 50 (14.41%) Visual Studio
17 49 (14.12%) Finance
17 49 (14.12%) REST
18 45 (12.97%) Windows
19 42 (12.10%) Scrum
19 42 (12.10%) Team Foundation Server
20 41 (11.82%) Unit Testing
21 40 (11.53%) ASP.NET Web API
22 39 (11.24%) Web Development
22 39 (11.24%) Web Services
23 37 (10.66%) Java

C#
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 18 (5.19%) SharePoint
2 13 (3.75%) CMS
2 13 (3.75%) Confluence
3 11 (3.17%) IIS
3 11 (3.17%) JBoss
4 9 (2.59%) Node.js
5 7 (2.02%) Apache Pig
6 5 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (1.44%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (1.15%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.86%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.86%) Facebook Platform
8 3 (0.86%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.58%) Documentum
9 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.58%) NServiceBus
9 2 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.58%) WebSphere
Applications
1 31 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.73%) MS Office
3 2 (0.58%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.58%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.29%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 22 (6.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.02%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.29%) Infor CRM
3 1 (0.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.59%) Cloud Computing
1 9 (2.59%) SaaS
2 4 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.58%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (0.58%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.44%) HTTPS
1 5 (1.44%) Network Security
2 3 (0.86%) Internet
2 3 (0.86%) Intranet
3 2 (0.58%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.29%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.29%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (32.28%) SQL Server
2 31 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (6.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (4.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (2.59%) Relational Database
8 8 (2.31%) Big Data
8 8 (2.31%) Hadoop
9 7 (2.02%) Apache Hive
10 6 (1.73%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.73%) MySQL
11 5 (1.44%) Data Mining
12 4 (1.15%) DB2
12 4 (1.15%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.86%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.86%) Redis
13 3 (0.86%) Riak
14 2 (0.58%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 50 (14.41%) Visual Studio
2 42 (12.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (7.49%) NUnit
4 24 (6.92%) Selenium
5 15 (4.32%) Git (software)
6 13 (3.75%) Jenkins
6 13 (3.75%) SpecFlow
6 13 (3.75%) TeamCity
7 12 (3.46%) JIRA
7 12 (3.46%) Subversion
8 10 (2.88%) Cucumber
9 6 (1.73%) SoapUI
10 4 (1.15%) CruiseControl
10 4 (1.15%) JUnit
10 4 (1.15%) RSpec
10 4 (1.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (1.15%) WebDriver
11 3 (0.86%) Moq
11 3 (0.86%) MSTest
11 3 (0.86%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 49 (14.12%) Finance
2 13 (3.75%) Retail
3 11 (3.17%) Financial Institution
4 5 (1.44%) Automotive
4 5 (1.44%) Legal
5 4 (1.15%) Electronics
6 3 (0.86%) Advertising
6 3 (0.86%) Games
6 3 (0.86%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.86%) Marketing
6 3 (0.86%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.29%) Banking
7 1 (0.29%) Billing
7 1 (0.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 243 (70.03%) Developer
2 139 (40.06%) .NET Developer
3 102 (29.39%) C# Developer
4 87 (25.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 48 (13.83%) ASP.NET Developer
6 43 (12.39%) Architect
6 43 (12.39%) Senior Developer
7 42 (12.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 37 (10.66%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 31 (8.93%) Software Engineer
10 30 (8.65%) SQL Developer
11 23 (6.63%) WPF Developer
12 22 (6.34%) Senior .NET Developer
13 19 (5.48%) Technical Architect
14 18 (5.19%) C# WPF Developer
14 18 (5.19%) Senior C# Developer
14 18 (5.19%) Web Developer
15 15 (4.32%) CRM Developer
15 15 (4.32%) JavaScript Developer
16 14 (4.03%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 276 (79.54%) .NET
2 126 (36.31%) ASP.NET
3 88 (25.36%) .NET Framework
4 70 (20.17%) HTML
4 70 (20.17%) WCF
5 65 (18.73%) jQuery
6 61 (17.58%) SOAP
7 60 (17.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 60 (17.29%) CSS
8 57 (16.43%) WPF
9 49 (14.12%) REST
10 40 (11.53%) ASP.NET Web API
11 39 (11.24%) Web Services
12 36 (10.37%) AngularJS
13 34 (9.80%) HTML5
14 31 (8.93%) Entity Framework
15 29 (8.36%) XML
16 24 (6.92%) LINQ
17 23 (6.63%) Middleware
18 17 (4.90%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.03%) Hybrid Cloud
3 12 (3.46%) iPad
4 10 (2.88%) Data Integration
5 9 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (2.59%) N-Tier
5 9 (2.59%) User Experience
6 6 (1.73%) Digital Media
6 6 (1.73%) Hedge funds
7 5 (1.44%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.44%) SCADA
8 4 (1.15%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (1.15%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.15%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.15%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.86%) RIA
9 3 (0.86%) Social Media
10 2 (0.58%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.58%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.58%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 45 (12.97%) Windows
2 11 (3.17%) Linux
3 9 (2.59%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.58%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.58%) Windows 8
4 2 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.29%) AIX
5 1 (0.29%) Android
5 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (38.90%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (29.68%) MVC
3 79 (22.77%) TDD
4 70 (20.17%) SOA
5 68 (19.60%) Software Engineering
6 42 (12.10%) Scrum
7 41 (11.82%) Unit Testing
8 39 (11.24%) Web Development
9 34 (9.80%) E-Commerce
10 31 (8.93%) OO
11 30 (8.65%) CRM
12 28 (8.07%) BDD
12 28 (8.07%) Microservices
13 22 (6.34%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (6.34%) Reverse Engineering
14 20 (5.76%) Integration Testing
15 17 (4.90%) Change Control
15 17 (4.90%) Low Latency
15 17 (4.90%) SOLID
16 14 (4.03%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 112 (32.28%) SQL
2 99 (28.53%) JavaScript
3 37 (10.66%) Java
4 24 (6.92%) T-SQL
5 19 (5.48%) Python
6 16 (4.61%) C++
7 14 (4.03%) VB.NET
8 11 (3.17%) Ruby
9 10 (2.88%) PHP
10 8 (2.31%) C
10 8 (2.31%) Scala
10 8 (2.31%) XAML
11 5 (1.44%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.15%) X++
13 3 (0.86%) CoffeeScript
13 3 (0.86%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.58%) Embedded C
14 2 (0.58%) Embedded C++
14 2 (0.58%) VB
14 2 (0.58%) VB6
Qualifications
1 23 (6.63%) Degree
2 8 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (2.31%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.02%) ISTQB
3 7 (2.02%) MCITP
4 6 (1.73%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.15%) ISEB
5 4 (1.15%) PhD
6 3 (0.86%) HND
6 3 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.29%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.75%) QA
2 4 (1.15%) SLA
3 2 (0.58%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.29%) WAI
System Software
1 8 (2.31%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.58%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.29%) Cygwin
3 1 (0.29%) Firmware
3 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 102 (29.39%) Microsoft
2 21 (6.05%) Red Hat
3 17 (4.90%) Oracle
4 10 (2.88%) DevExpress
5 8 (2.31%) Facebook
5 8 (2.31%) Sitecore
6 7 (2.02%) Atlassian
7 5 (1.44%) JD Edwards
7 5 (1.44%) Twitter
8 4 (1.15%) IBM
9 3 (0.86%) Cloudera
9 3 (0.86%) Nintex
10 2 (0.58%) Apigee
10 2 (0.58%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.58%) Infor
10 2 (0.58%) Kofax
10 2 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.58%) SAP
10 2 (0.58%) Splunk
10 2 (0.58%) VMware
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Rate: £360 - £380 per annum
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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Rate: £300 - £320 per day
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Essex
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Essex
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