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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 26 17 12
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Contract jobs citing C# 154 232 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 6.07% 7.47% 9.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.24% 20.24% 25.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 155 209
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £476 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Median hourly rate £36.00 £35.75 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% -1.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.20 £33.15 £28.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.20 £38.35 £42.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.88 £39.40 £36.57
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.73%
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
948 1146 1153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 37.37% 36.88% 38.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 569 724 698
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 51 56
Median hourly rate £37.25 £37.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.35 £20.94 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -9 59 £375 +7.14% 79
Suffolk -7 25 £425 +3.03% 14
Bedfordshire +12 23 £425 +13.33% 17
Essex +3 19 £325 -18.75% 15
Norfolk +6 16 £335 +11.66% 6
Hertfordshire -12 14 £375 +7.14% 32
C#
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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#.

1 243 (73.64%) .NET
2 148 (44.85%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (33.94%) ASP.NET
4 110 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 104 (31.52%) SQL Server
6 102 (30.91%) MVC
7 98 (29.70%) Microsoft
8 89 (26.97%) SQL
9 85 (25.76%) .NET Framework
10 82 (24.85%) HTML
11 78 (23.64%) TDD
12 66 (20.00%) CSS
13 55 (16.67%) SOAP
13 55 (16.67%) Software Engineering
14 53 (16.06%) jQuery
15 51 (15.45%) ASP.NET MVC
16 49 (14.85%) Web Development
17 48 (14.55%) Scrum
17 48 (14.55%) Visual Studio
18 45 (13.64%) WCF
19 42 (12.73%) AngularJS
19 42 (12.73%) CRM
20 41 (12.42%) SOA
20 41 (12.42%) Windows
20 41 (12.42%) Java
21 38 (11.52%) Web Services
22 37 (11.21%) HTML5
22 37 (11.21%) REST
22 37 (11.21%) WPF
22 37 (11.21%) Selenium

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 25 (7.58%) SharePoint
2 14 (4.24%) IIS
3 12 (3.64%) CMS
4 10 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (2.42%) Confluence
5 8 (2.42%) JBoss
6 7 (2.12%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (1.82%) Apache Pig
7 6 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (1.52%) Umbraco
9 4 (1.21%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.91%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.91%) NServiceBus
11 2 (0.61%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.61%) Documentum
11 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.61%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.30%) Joomla!
Applications
1 28 (8.48%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.82%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 31 (9.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.73%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.30%) Infor CRM
3 1 (0.30%) Magento
3 1 (0.30%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.30%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.52%) GitHub
3 4 (1.21%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (0.91%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (0.61%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (0.61%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (0.61%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.61%) Route 53
6 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.73%) Internet
2 6 (1.82%) Network Security
3 3 (0.91%) Intranet
3 3 (0.91%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (0.91%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.61%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.30%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.30%) Extranet
5 1 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (31.52%) SQL Server
2 30 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (4.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (3.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (3.03%) Relational Database
7 7 (2.12%) Big Data
7 7 (2.12%) Hadoop
7 7 (2.12%) MySQL
7 7 (2.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (1.82%) Apache Hive
9 4 (1.21%) Data Mining
9 4 (1.21%) DB2
9 4 (1.21%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.21%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.91%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.91%) Redis
10 3 (0.91%) Riak
11 2 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 48 (14.55%) Visual Studio
2 37 (11.21%) Selenium
3 32 (9.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (6.36%) Jenkins
5 20 (6.06%) SpecFlow
6 18 (5.45%) Git (software)
6 18 (5.45%) NUnit
7 17 (5.15%) Subversion
8 16 (4.85%) Cucumber
9 14 (4.24%) TeamCity
10 11 (3.33%) JIRA
10 11 (3.33%) WebDriver
11 9 (2.73%) SoapUI
12 8 (2.42%) JUnit
13 6 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (1.21%) JBehave
14 4 (1.21%) Maven
14 4 (1.21%) RSpec
14 4 (1.21%) TestNG
14 4 (1.21%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 32 (9.70%) Finance
2 15 (4.55%) Retail
3 7 (2.12%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.52%) Electronics
4 5 (1.52%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.21%) Advertising
5 4 (1.21%) Legal
6 3 (0.91%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.61%) Automotive
7 2 (0.61%) Games
8 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.30%) Banking
8 1 (0.30%) Billing
8 1 (0.30%) Marketing
8 1 (0.30%) Military
Job Titles
1 235 (71.21%) Developer
2 127 (38.48%) .NET Developer
3 91 (27.58%) C# Developer
4 69 (20.91%) C# .NET Developer
5 33 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 33 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 28 (8.48%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 25 (7.58%) Architect
7 25 (7.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 25 (7.58%) CRM Developer
8 23 (6.97%) Software Engineer
9 18 (5.45%) Web Developer
10 15 (4.55%) Analyst
10 15 (4.55%) SQL Developer
10 15 (4.55%) WPF Developer
11 14 (4.24%) JavaScript Developer
11 14 (4.24%) Software Developer
12 13 (3.94%) Senior .NET Developer
13 12 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM Developer
13 12 (3.64%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 243 (73.64%) .NET
2 112 (33.94%) ASP.NET
3 85 (25.76%) .NET Framework
4 82 (24.85%) HTML
5 66 (20.00%) CSS
6 55 (16.67%) SOAP
7 53 (16.06%) jQuery
8 51 (15.45%) ASP.NET MVC
9 45 (13.64%) WCF
10 42 (12.73%) AngularJS
11 38 (11.52%) Web Services
12 37 (11.21%) HTML5
12 37 (11.21%) REST
12 37 (11.21%) WPF
13 36 (10.91%) XML
14 35 (10.61%) ASP.NET Web API
15 33 (10.00%) Entity Framework
16 21 (6.36%) LINQ
17 20 (6.06%) CSS3
18 16 (4.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.48%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
2 10 (3.03%) User Experience
3 9 (2.73%) iPad
4 7 (2.12%) Digital Media
4 7 (2.12%) N-Tier
5 5 (1.52%) Client/Server
5 5 (1.52%) RIA
6 4 (1.21%) Hedge funds
6 4 (1.21%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.21%) Visualisation
7 3 (0.91%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.61%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.61%) Robotics
9 1 (0.30%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.30%) CUDA
9 1 (0.30%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.30%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.30%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 41 (12.42%) Windows
2 14 (4.24%) Linux
3 8 (2.42%) Windows Server
4 5 (1.52%) Android
4 5 (1.52%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.61%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.61%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.30%) AIX
6 1 (0.30%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (44.85%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (30.91%) MVC
3 78 (23.64%) TDD
4 55 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 49 (14.85%) Web Development
6 48 (14.55%) Scrum
7 42 (12.73%) CRM
8 41 (12.42%) SOA
9 36 (10.91%) Unit Testing
10 34 (10.30%) BDD
10 34 (10.30%) E-Commerce
11 21 (6.36%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (6.36%) Microservices
12 20 (6.06%) OO
13 18 (5.45%) Migration
13 18 (5.45%) Reverse Engineering
14 17 (5.15%) Continuous Delivery
14 17 (5.15%) ERP
15 16 (4.85%) SOLID
16 15 (4.55%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 110 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 89 (26.97%) SQL
3 41 (12.42%) Java
4 21 (6.36%) Python
5 19 (5.76%) C++
6 15 (4.55%) T-SQL
7 13 (3.94%) Ruby
8 12 (3.64%) PHP
8 12 (3.64%) VB.NET
9 10 (3.03%) C
9 10 (3.03%) XAML
10 8 (2.42%) Scala
11 7 (2.12%) PL/SQL
12 6 (1.82%) Bash Shell
12 6 (1.82%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.52%) Perl
14 4 (1.21%) X++
15 3 (0.91%) CoffeeScript
15 3 (0.91%) Embedded C
16 2 (0.61%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 25 (7.58%) Degree
2 9 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.42%) ISTQB
3 8 (2.42%) MCITP
4 5 (1.52%) ISEB
5 4 (1.21%) PhD
6 3 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.91%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.30%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.24%) QA
2 5 (1.52%) SDET
3 4 (1.21%) SLA
4 3 (0.91%) WCAG
5 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (2.12%) Apache Flume
2 4 (1.21%) Docker
2 4 (1.21%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.61%) Firmware
4 1 (0.30%) Cygwin
4 1 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (2.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 98 (29.70%) Microsoft
2 22 (6.67%) Oracle
3 13 (3.94%) Red Hat
4 10 (3.03%) Sitecore
5 8 (2.42%) JD Edwards
6 7 (2.12%) Xamarin
7 6 (1.82%) Atlassian
8 5 (1.52%) CheckPoint
9 4 (1.21%) IBM
10 3 (0.91%) Adobe
10 3 (0.91%) Cloudera
10 3 (0.91%) Nintex
10 3 (0.91%) webMethods
11 2 (0.61%) Apigee
11 2 (0.61%) Blue Prism
11 2 (0.61%) Infor
11 2 (0.61%) Kofax
11 2 (0.61%) Mashery
11 2 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.61%) SAP
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