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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 24 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Contract jobs citing C# 161 258 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 6.48% 8.22% 9.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.82% 21.57% 23.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 181 217
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £306 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £39.00 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.02% +24.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.38 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.94% +7.68%
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
957 1196 1295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 38.51% 38.13% 40.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 578 715 808
Median daily rate £375 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 65 51
Median hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.90 £24.40 £22.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -2 60 £388 +10.71% 77
Suffolk -4 32 £410 -0.60% 12
Bedfordshire +12 31 £375 - 18
Hertfordshire -24 18 £450 +28.57% 40
Norfolk +2 16 £375 +30.43% 4
Essex -15 5 £375 -6.25% 25
C#
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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#.

1 221 (68.85%) .NET
2 156 (48.60%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (36.45%) ASP.NET
4 112 (34.89%) SQL Server
5 111 (34.58%) JavaScript
6 106 (33.02%) MVC
7 92 (28.66%) Microsoft
8 90 (28.04%) TDD
9 82 (25.55%) HTML
10 76 (23.68%) SQL
11 71 (22.12%) .NET Framework
12 63 (19.63%) CSS
13 59 (18.38%) ASP.NET MVC
14 52 (16.20%) Web Development
15 50 (15.58%) Java
16 49 (15.26%) CRM
16 49 (15.26%) jQuery
17 46 (14.33%) Scrum
18 44 (13.71%) Software Engineering
18 44 (13.71%) SOAP
19 43 (13.40%) BDD
19 43 (13.40%) AngularJS
20 41 (12.77%) Web Services
20 41 (12.77%) Windows
21 40 (12.46%) Selenium
22 39 (12.15%) Dynamics CRM
23 38 (11.84%) E-Commerce
23 38 (11.84%) XML
24 36 (11.21%) WCF
24 36 (11.21%) HTML5

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 (7.79%) SharePoint
2 17 (5.30%) IIS
3 14 (4.36%) CMS
4 13 (4.05%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (2.49%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (1.87%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (1.25%) Apache Pig
7 4 (1.25%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.25%) Confluence
7 4 (1.25%) JBoss
8 3 (0.93%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.93%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.62%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.62%) Documentum
9 2 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.62%) NServiceBus
9 2 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.62%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.31%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 27 (8.41%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.56%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 39 (12.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.80%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.62%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.31%) Infor CRM
4 1 (0.31%) Magento
4 1 (0.31%) SDL Web 8
4 1 (0.31%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (4.67%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.25%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (1.25%) GitHub
4 3 (0.93%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (0.62%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (0.62%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (0.62%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.62%) Route 53
5 2 (0.62%) SaaS
6 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.49%) Internet
1 8 (2.49%) Network Security
2 4 (1.25%) Bluetooth
3 3 (0.93%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (0.62%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.31%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.31%) Intranet
5 1 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (34.89%) SQL Server
2 32 (9.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (6.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (4.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (3.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (3.12%) Relational Database
7 8 (2.49%) MySQL
8 6 (1.87%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.56%) Big Data
9 5 (1.56%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.25%) Apache Hive
10 4 (1.25%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.25%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.25%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.93%) DB2
11 3 (0.93%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.93%) Redis
11 3 (0.93%) Riak
Development Applications
1 40 (12.46%) Selenium
2 35 (10.90%) Visual Studio
3 32 (9.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (9.03%) Jenkins
5 28 (8.72%) SpecFlow
6 21 (6.54%) Cucumber
7 20 (6.23%) Git (software)
8 19 (5.92%) TeamCity
9 17 (5.30%) NUnit
10 16 (4.98%) SoapUI
10 16 (4.98%) Subversion
11 15 (4.67%) JIRA
11 15 (4.67%) WebDriver
12 12 (3.74%) JUnit
13 11 (3.43%) Ant
13 11 (3.43%) Maven
14 10 (3.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 9 (2.80%) JBehave
16 8 (2.49%) TestNG
17 5 (1.56%) JMeter
General
1 33 (10.28%) Finance
2 19 (5.92%) Retail
3 8 (2.49%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.87%) Advertising
5 5 (1.56%) Financial Institution
6 3 (0.93%) Legal
6 3 (0.93%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.62%) Automotive
7 2 (0.62%) Electronics
7 2 (0.62%) Games
8 1 (0.31%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.31%) Back Office
8 1 (0.31%) Billing
Job Titles
1 222 (69.16%) Developer
2 112 (34.89%) .NET Developer
3 86 (26.79%) C# Developer
4 60 (18.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 37 (11.53%) ASP.NET Developer
6 33 (10.28%) CRM Developer
7 31 (9.66%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 27 (8.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 27 (8.41%) Senior Developer
9 24 (7.48%) Architect
10 21 (6.54%) Web Developer
11 19 (5.92%) Software Engineer
12 16 (4.98%) Dynamics CRM Developer
13 15 (4.67%) Analyst
14 14 (4.36%) Tester
15 13 (4.05%) Software Developer
16 12 (3.74%) JavaScript Developer
16 12 (3.74%) WPF Developer
17 11 (3.43%) Senior .NET Developer
17 11 (3.43%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 221 (68.85%) .NET
2 117 (36.45%) ASP.NET
3 82 (25.55%) HTML
4 71 (22.12%) .NET Framework
5 63 (19.63%) CSS
6 59 (18.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 49 (15.26%) jQuery
8 44 (13.71%) SOAP
9 43 (13.40%) AngularJS
10 41 (12.77%) Web Services
11 38 (11.84%) XML
12 36 (11.21%) HTML5
12 36 (11.21%) WCF
13 34 (10.59%) ASP.NET Web API
14 29 (9.03%) REST
15 28 (8.72%) Entity Framework
16 23 (7.17%) WPF
17 19 (5.92%) CSS3
18 15 (4.67%) LINQ
19 13 (4.05%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.43%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (2.80%) Mobile App
4 7 (2.18%) Client/Server
4 7 (2.18%) Digital Media
4 7 (2.18%) iPad
5 6 (1.87%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (1.56%) N-Tier
6 5 (1.56%) User Experience
7 4 (1.25%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.25%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.25%) Linked Data
7 4 (1.25%) RIA
8 2 (0.62%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.62%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.62%) Robotics
8 2 (0.62%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.31%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.31%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.31%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 41 (12.77%) Windows
2 15 (4.67%) Linux
3 6 (1.87%) Android
3 6 (1.87%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.56%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.93%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.62%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.62%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.31%) AIX
7 1 (0.31%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.31%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (48.60%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (33.02%) MVC
3 90 (28.04%) TDD
4 52 (16.20%) Web Development
5 49 (15.26%) CRM
6 46 (14.33%) Scrum
7 44 (13.71%) Software Engineering
8 43 (13.40%) BDD
9 38 (11.84%) E-Commerce
10 34 (10.59%) SOA
11 29 (9.03%) Unit Testing
12 28 (8.72%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (7.48%) OO
14 21 (6.54%) Continuous Delivery
15 20 (6.23%) Data Protection
16 19 (5.92%) Migration
17 17 (5.30%) ATDD
17 17 (5.30%) ERP
18 16 (4.98%) SOLID
19 15 (4.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 111 (34.58%) JavaScript
2 76 (23.68%) SQL
3 50 (15.58%) Java
4 23 (7.17%) Python
5 17 (5.30%) C++
5 17 (5.30%) Ruby
6 15 (4.67%) T-SQL
7 12 (3.74%) C
7 12 (3.74%) PHP
8 9 (2.80%) Perl
8 9 (2.80%) VB.NET
9 8 (2.49%) XAML
10 7 (2.18%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.87%) Bash Shell
11 6 (1.87%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.87%) Scala
12 4 (1.25%) Clojure
12 4 (1.25%) Embedded C
13 3 (0.93%) CoffeeScript
13 3 (0.93%) X++
Qualifications
1 29 (9.03%) Degree
2 11 (3.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (3.12%) MCITP
4 8 (2.49%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.56%) ISEB
6 4 (1.25%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.62%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.31%) MCP
9 1 (0.31%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.48%) QA
2 11 (3.43%) SDET
3 3 (0.93%) WCAG
4 2 (0.62%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.56%) Apache Flume
2 4 (1.25%) Docker
2 4 (1.25%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.31%) Cygwin
4 1 (0.31%) Firmware
4 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (3.43%) Puppet
2 3 (0.93%) Ansible
2 3 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 92 (28.66%) Microsoft
2 23 (7.17%) Oracle
3 11 (3.43%) Sitecore
4 9 (2.80%) Red Hat
5 8 (2.49%) JD Edwards
6 7 (2.18%) Xamarin
7 6 (1.87%) CheckPoint
8 4 (1.25%) IBM
9 3 (0.93%) Adobe
9 3 (0.93%) Cloudera
9 3 (0.93%) webMethods
10 2 (0.62%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.62%) Blue Prism
10 2 (0.62%) Infor
10 2 (0.62%) Kofax
10 2 (0.62%) Sage
10 2 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.62%) SAP
10 2 (0.62%) VMware
11 1 (0.31%) Rally
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