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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 12 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing C# 198 242 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.31% 9.46% 10.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.06% 26.83% 26.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 138 155
Average daily rate £363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £262 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 9
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.85 £26.10 £24.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.23 £46.50 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
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
823 902 969
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 34.54% 35.25% 40.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 478 506 537
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 72 88
Average hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% +9.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £26.20 £20.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £43.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 12 February 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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the East of England region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -10 53 £350 -6.66% 67
Hertfordshire +7 43 £399 +9.24% 31
Bedfordshire +23 38 £370 -34.22% 22
Essex -5 32 £356 -10.93% 24
Suffolk +1 19 £403 +7.33% 7
Norfolk -2 13 £300 -12.40% 5
C#
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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#.

1 317 (79.05%) .NET
2 172 (42.89%) ASP.NET
3 145 (36.16%) SQL
4 134 (33.42%) SQL Server
5 127 (31.67%) MVC
5 127 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
6 112 (27.93%) Microsoft
7 108 (26.93%) WCF
8 96 (23.94%) JavaScript
9 81 (20.20%) TDD
10 79 (19.70%) .NET Framework
11 77 (19.20%) Software Engineering
12 75 (18.70%) SOA
13 69 (17.21%) HTML
14 68 (16.96%) ASP.NET MVC
15 66 (16.46%) jQuery
16 64 (15.96%) SOAP
17 63 (15.71%) Web Services
18 54 (13.47%) Visual Studio
19 51 (12.72%) CSS
19 51 (12.72%) Team Foundation Server
19 51 (12.72%) REST
20 47 (11.72%) Entity Framework
21 44 (10.97%) WPF
22 43 (10.72%) XML
23 42 (10.47%) Finance
24 40 (9.98%) Windows
25 39 (9.73%) Scrum
26 35 (8.73%) OO
26 35 (8.73%) Unit Testing

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 18 (4.49%) Confluence
2 17 (4.24%) BizTalk Server
3 15 (3.74%) CMS
4 14 (3.49%) SharePoint
5 13 (3.24%) IIS
6 9 (2.24%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (2.00%) JBoss
7 8 (2.00%) Mule
8 7 (1.75%) Apache ServiceMix
9 6 (1.50%) ColdFusion
10 3 (0.75%) Facebook Platform
10 3 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.75%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.25%) Apache
12 1 (0.25%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.25%) ArcGIS
12 1 (0.25%) EPiServer CMS
12 1 (0.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 30 (7.48%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.75%) MS Office
2 7 (1.75%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.00%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.25%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 18 (4.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.25%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.25%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.99%) SaaS
2 10 (2.49%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.50%) Internet
1 6 (1.50%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (1.25%) HTTPS
3 3 (0.75%) 2G
3 3 (0.75%) 3G
4 2 (0.50%) 4G
4 2 (0.50%) Intranet
5 1 (0.25%) DHCP
5 1 (0.25%) DNS
5 1 (0.25%) Extranet
5 1 (0.25%) LTE
5 1 (0.25%) SNMP
5 1 (0.25%) Telnet
5 1 (0.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (33.42%) SQL Server
2 26 (6.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (5.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (4.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (2.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (2.24%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (2.00%) MySQL
9 6 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.50%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.50%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.50%) Power BI
12 1 (0.25%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.25%) Big Data
12 1 (0.25%) DB2
12 1 (0.25%) GIS
12 1 (0.25%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 54 (13.47%) Visual Studio
2 51 (12.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (5.24%) JIRA
4 16 (3.99%) Git (software)
5 15 (3.74%) Selenium
6 11 (2.74%) NUnit
7 8 (2.00%) Jenkins
7 8 (2.00%) Subversion
8 7 (1.75%) SoapUI
8 7 (1.75%) TeamCity
9 5 (1.25%) Rational DOORS
9 5 (1.25%) Rational Rhapsody
10 4 (1.00%) CruiseControl
10 4 (1.00%) MSTest
10 4 (1.00%) SpecFlow
11 3 (0.75%) WebDriver
12 2 (0.50%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.50%) FxCop
12 2 (0.50%) Moq
12 2 (0.50%) StyleCop
General
1 42 (10.47%) Finance
2 12 (2.99%) Manufacturing
3 11 (2.74%) Retail
4 8 (2.00%) Financial Institution
5 7 (1.75%) Marketing
6 5 (1.25%) Automotive
6 5 (1.25%) Back Office
6 5 (1.25%) Legal
7 4 (1.00%) Banking
7 4 (1.00%) Games
7 4 (1.00%) Multimedia
7 4 (1.00%) Publishing
8 3 (0.75%) Electronics
9 2 (0.50%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.25%) Billing
10 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 257 (64.09%) Developer
2 146 (36.41%) .NET Developer
3 130 (32.42%) C# Developer
4 99 (24.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 58 (14.46%) Architect
6 54 (13.47%) ASP.NET Developer
7 46 (11.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 42 (10.47%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 42 (10.47%) SQL Developer
9 37 (9.23%) Software Engineer
10 35 (8.73%) Senior Developer
11 28 (6.98%) Technical Architect
12 24 (5.99%) Analyst
12 24 (5.99%) Senior .NET Developer
12 24 (5.99%) Solutions Architect
13 20 (4.99%) Web Developer
14 19 (4.74%) Senior C# Developer
15 17 (4.24%) C# WPF Developer
15 17 (4.24%) WCF Developer
15 17 (4.24%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 317 (79.05%) .NET
2 172 (42.89%) ASP.NET
3 108 (26.93%) WCF
4 79 (19.70%) .NET Framework
5 69 (17.21%) HTML
6 68 (16.96%) ASP.NET MVC
7 66 (16.46%) jQuery
8 64 (15.96%) SOAP
9 63 (15.71%) Web Services
10 51 (12.72%) CSS
10 51 (12.72%) REST
11 47 (11.72%) Entity Framework
12 44 (10.97%) WPF
13 43 (10.72%) XML
14 35 (8.73%) ASP.NET Web API
15 33 (8.23%) RESTful
16 31 (7.73%) HTML5
17 28 (6.98%) AngularJS
17 28 (6.98%) LINQ
18 23 (5.74%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.99%) Hybrid Cloud
3 13 (3.24%) Computer Science
3 13 (3.24%) Data Integration
4 11 (2.74%) User Experience
5 10 (2.49%) Mobile App
6 9 (2.24%) iPad
7 7 (1.75%) N-Tier
7 7 (1.75%) Social Media
8 5 (1.25%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.25%) SCADA
9 4 (1.00%) Digital Media
9 4 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.00%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.75%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.75%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (0.50%) Device Driver
11 2 (0.50%) iPhone
11 2 (0.50%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 40 (9.98%) Windows
2 13 (3.24%) Linux
3 6 (1.50%) Unix
4 5 (1.25%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.25%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.75%) Android
6 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
1 127 (31.67%) MVC
2 81 (20.20%) TDD
3 77 (19.20%) Software Engineering
4 75 (18.70%) SOA
5 39 (9.73%) Scrum
6 35 (8.73%) OO
6 35 (8.73%) Unit Testing
7 31 (7.73%) E-Commerce
8 29 (7.23%) Web Development
9 28 (6.98%) Microservices
10 27 (6.73%) Low Latency
11 23 (5.74%) CRM
11 23 (5.74%) Reverse Engineering
12 20 (4.99%) Multithreading
13 19 (4.74%) Stakeholder Management
14 18 (4.49%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (4.49%) Data Modelling
15 14 (3.49%) Data Transformation
16 13 (3.24%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 145 (36.16%) SQL
2 96 (23.94%) JavaScript
3 32 (7.98%) T-SQL
4 19 (4.74%) C++
5 17 (4.24%) VB.NET
6 15 (3.74%) Java
7 14 (3.49%) C
8 11 (2.74%) PowerShell
9 10 (2.49%) Python
10 5 (1.25%) Ada
11 4 (1.00%) Perl
11 4 (1.00%) VB
12 3 (0.75%) VBScript
12 3 (0.75%) XAML
13 2 (0.50%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.50%) Embedded C++
13 2 (0.50%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.50%) Ruby
13 2 (0.50%) VBA
14 1 (0.25%) VB6
Qualifications
1 27 (6.73%) Degree
2 14 (3.49%) Security Cleared
3 13 (3.24%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.25%) MCITP
6 3 (0.75%) HND
7 1 (0.25%) MCP
7 1 (0.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.49%) QA
2 2 (0.50%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.25%) SDET
3 1 (0.25%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (0.50%) Firmware
1 2 (0.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.25%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 112 (27.93%) Microsoft
2 15 (3.74%) Red Hat
3 13 (3.24%) Oracle
4 12 (2.99%) Atlassian
5 11 (2.74%) DevExpress
6 8 (2.00%) Facebook
7 7 (1.75%) WSO2
8 5 (1.25%) Sitecore
8 5 (1.25%) Twitter
9 4 (1.00%) Adobe
10 3 (0.75%) Capita
11 2 (0.50%) Apigee
11 2 (0.50%) Coverity
11 2 (0.50%) IBM
11 2 (0.50%) Mashery
11 2 (0.50%) Nintex
11 2 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.50%) Splunk
12 1 (0.25%) hybris
12 1 (0.25%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
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