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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
England / East of England
Rank 17 16 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing C# 156 184 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 7.40% 7.80% 9.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.85% 23.03% 26.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 117 127
Median daily rate £350 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £295 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £613 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 3
Median hourly rate £40.50 £37.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.45% -12.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £30.80 £34.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £46.97 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.75 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+5.80% +13.13%

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
786 799 892
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 37.29% 33.88% 35.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 475 472 501
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 70 68
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £36.50 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £50.68 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +1 51 £350 - 62
Hertfordshire -1 35 £313 -39.32% 44
Suffolk +5 27 £375 -6.54% 8
Bedfordshire 0 24 £475 +28.37% 13
Essex -19 13 £350 -1.75% 25
Norfolk +2 5 £325 +4.83% 7
C#
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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#.

1 231 (66.76%) .NET
2 131 (37.86%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (34.10%) TDD
4 112 (32.37%) SQL Server
5 104 (30.06%) MVC
6 101 (29.19%) JavaScript
7 100 (28.90%) ASP.NET
8 82 (23.70%) SQL
9 70 (20.23%) .NET Framework
10 67 (19.36%) E-Commerce
11 61 (17.63%) HTML
12 56 (16.18%) AngularJS
13 52 (15.03%) CSS
14 51 (14.74%) ASP.NET Web API
15 50 (14.45%) Entity Framework
15 50 (14.45%) Scrum
16 48 (13.87%) XML
16 48 (13.87%) WCF
17 47 (13.58%) WPF
17 47 (13.58%) Windows
18 46 (13.29%) Microsoft
19 45 (13.01%) Java
20 43 (12.43%) jQuery
21 40 (11.56%) REST
21 40 (11.56%) XSLT
22 39 (11.27%) Web Services
23 37 (10.69%) BDD
24 36 (10.40%) ASP.NET MVC
25 33 (9.54%) Visual Studio
25 33 (9.54%) Linux

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 27 (7.80%) SharePoint
2 15 (4.34%) IIS
3 10 (2.89%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (2.02%) CMS
5 5 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.87%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.58%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.29%) Anypoint
9 1 (0.29%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.29%) Drupal
9 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.29%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.29%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.29%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (2.60%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.45%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.16%) MS Office
4 1 (0.29%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (2.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.29%) Epicor Vantage
3 1 (0.29%) Magento
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (5.49%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.89%) IaaS
4 7 (2.02%) Office 365
5 5 (1.45%) GitHub
6 4 (1.16%) PaaS
6 4 (1.16%) SaaS
7 3 (0.87%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.87%) Route 53
8 2 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.58%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.29%) Rackspace Cloud
9 1 (0.29%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.60%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.45%) Network Security
3 4 (1.16%) Internet
3 4 (1.16%) VoIP
3 4 (1.16%) Wireshark
4 3 (0.87%) Ethernet
4 3 (0.87%) Intranet
5 2 (0.58%) HTTP
6 1 (0.29%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (32.37%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.20%) NoSQL
3 13 (3.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (3.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (2.89%) MongoDB
6 8 (2.31%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (2.02%) MySQL
7 7 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.45%) Blockchain
9 4 (1.16%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.58%) QlikView
11 2 (0.58%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.58%) Sybase ASE
12 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 33 (9.54%) Visual Studio
2 25 (7.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (6.07%) TeamCity
4 20 (5.78%) Git (software)
4 20 (5.78%) Selenium
5 18 (5.20%) Jenkins
5 18 (5.20%) JIRA
6 17 (4.91%) Cucumber
6 17 (4.91%) SpecFlow
7 13 (3.76%) Moq
8 11 (3.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 11 (3.18%) NUnit
8 11 (3.18%) SoapUI
9 10 (2.89%) JUnit
10 9 (2.60%) TestNG
10 9 (2.60%) WebDriver
11 8 (2.31%) Ant
11 8 (2.31%) JBehave
11 8 (2.31%) Maven
12 5 (1.45%) ReSharper
General
1 29 (8.38%) Finance
2 12 (3.47%) Manufacturing
3 8 (2.31%) Retail
4 5 (1.45%) Marketing
4 5 (1.45%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.16%) Advertising
6 3 (0.87%) Banking
6 3 (0.87%) Electronics
6 3 (0.87%) Legal
6 3 (0.87%) Military
7 2 (0.58%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.29%) Billing
8 1 (0.29%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 250 (72.25%) Developer
2 136 (39.31%) C# Developer
3 129 (37.28%) .NET Developer
4 69 (19.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 29 (8.38%) ASP.NET Developer
6 25 (7.23%) Full Stack Developer
6 25 (7.23%) XML Developer
6 25 (7.23%) XML XSLT Developer
7 24 (6.94%) WPF Developer
8 22 (6.36%) Test Engineer
9 20 (5.78%) Architect
9 20 (5.78%) Software Developer
10 19 (5.49%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 17 (4.91%) C# Software Developer
11 17 (4.91%) C# WPF Developer
12 15 (4.34%) Senior Developer
12 15 (4.34%) SQL Developer
13 14 (4.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 14 (4.05%) Software Engineer
13 14 (4.05%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (66.76%) .NET
2 100 (28.90%) ASP.NET
3 70 (20.23%) .NET Framework
4 61 (17.63%) HTML
5 56 (16.18%) AngularJS
6 52 (15.03%) CSS
7 51 (14.74%) ASP.NET Web API
8 50 (14.45%) Entity Framework
9 48 (13.87%) WCF
9 48 (13.87%) XML
10 47 (13.58%) WPF
11 43 (12.43%) jQuery
12 40 (11.56%) REST
12 40 (11.56%) XSLT
13 39 (11.27%) Web Services
14 36 (10.40%) ASP.NET MVC
15 24 (6.94%) LINQ
16 21 (6.07%) SOAP
17 20 (5.78%) RESTful
18 17 (4.91%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (4.05%) Mobile App
2 11 (3.18%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (1.73%) Linked Data
4 5 (1.45%) Algorithms
4 5 (1.45%) User Experience
5 4 (1.16%) Contactless
5 4 (1.16%) Data Structures
5 4 (1.16%) EMV
6 3 (0.87%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.58%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.58%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.58%) FMCG
7 2 (0.58%) Life Science
7 2 (0.58%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.58%) NHS
7 2 (0.58%) SCADA
8 1 (0.29%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.29%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.29%) iPad
8 1 (0.29%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 47 (13.58%) Windows
2 33 (9.54%) Linux
3 13 (3.76%) Android
3 13 (3.76%) Apple iOS
4 7 (2.02%) Unix
5 3 (0.87%) MVS
5 3 (0.87%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.58%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.29%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (37.86%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (34.10%) TDD
3 104 (30.06%) MVC
4 67 (19.36%) E-Commerce
5 50 (14.45%) Scrum
6 37 (10.69%) BDD
7 31 (8.96%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (8.09%) Software Engineering
9 26 (7.51%) OO
10 25 (7.23%) MVVM
11 24 (6.94%) Test Automation
12 23 (6.65%) Continuous Delivery
12 23 (6.65%) Web Development
13 22 (6.36%) ATDD
14 21 (6.07%) Unit Testing
15 18 (5.20%) SOLID
16 16 (4.62%) Feature Driven Development
17 14 (4.05%) CRM
17 14 (4.05%) DevOps
18 11 (3.18%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 101 (29.19%) JavaScript
2 82 (23.70%) SQL
3 45 (13.01%) Java
4 27 (7.80%) Python
5 21 (6.07%) T-SQL
6 20 (5.78%) C++
7 18 (5.20%) Ruby
8 12 (3.47%) C
9 10 (2.89%) Perl
10 9 (2.60%) PowerShell
10 9 (2.60%) XAML
11 8 (2.31%) VB.NET
11 8 (2.31%) VBScript
12 7 (2.02%) VB
13 5 (1.45%) PHP
14 4 (1.16%) Clojure
14 4 (1.16%) Go
14 4 (1.16%) Objective-C
14 4 (1.16%) Rust
15 3 (0.87%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (4.34%) Degree
2 5 (1.45%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.16%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.58%) PhD
5 1 (0.29%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.29%) ISEB
5 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (8.67%) QA
2 14 (4.05%) SDET
3 1 (0.29%) MiFID
3 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (1.73%) Docker
1 6 (1.73%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (1.73%) Ansible
1 6 (1.73%) Puppet
2 4 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.58%) Terraform
4 1 (0.29%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 46 (13.29%) Microsoft
2 12 (3.47%) Oracle
3 11 (3.18%) Xamarin
4 6 (1.73%) Telerik
5 5 (1.45%) Atlassian
5 5 (1.45%) Sitecore
6 3 (0.87%) IBM
6 3 (0.87%) Mapbox
6 3 (0.87%) MuleSoft
6 3 (0.87%) SAP
7 2 (0.58%) Apple
7 2 (0.58%) EMC
7 2 (0.58%) Google
7 2 (0.58%) HP
7 2 (0.58%) Nintex
7 2 (0.58%) Sybase
7 2 (0.58%) webMethods
8 1 (0.29%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.29%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.29%) Remedy
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