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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 28 19 12
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Contract jobs citing C# 146 209 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 5.89% 7.05% 9.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.90% 20.23% 26.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 131 205
Median daily rate £375 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £520 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 9
Median hourly rate £34.25 £40.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.37% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.85 £32.50 £27.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.65 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +17.69%
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
864 1033 1122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 34.88% 34.84% 37.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 509 627 662
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 57 71
Median hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £20.94 £26.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.22%

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 June 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#
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 June 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 48 £375 +15.38% 65
Suffolk -2 27 £450 +5.88% 8
Essex +1 25 £350 -6.66% 21
Bedfordshire +6 17 £588 +56.66% 22
Norfolk +10 16 £358 -10.62% 8
Hertfordshire -8 15 £363 +3.57% 38
C#
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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#.

1 277 (80.52%) .NET
2 143 (41.57%) Agile Software Development
3 131 (38.08%) ASP.NET
4 112 (32.56%) JavaScript
5 108 (31.40%) MVC
6 107 (31.10%) SQL Server
7 106 (30.81%) SQL
8 98 (28.49%) Microsoft
9 91 (26.45%) .NET Framework
10 81 (23.55%) HTML
11 75 (21.80%) TDD
12 69 (20.06%) CSS
13 65 (18.90%) jQuery
14 64 (18.60%) Software Engineering
15 63 (18.31%) ASP.NET MVC
16 59 (17.15%) SOA
17 58 (16.86%) WCF
18 56 (16.28%) SOAP
19 51 (14.83%) WPF
20 50 (14.53%) Visual Studio
21 49 (14.24%) Web Development
21 49 (14.24%) Scrum
22 48 (13.95%) Finance
23 47 (13.66%) Windows
24 42 (12.21%) HTML5
24 42 (12.21%) Team Foundation Server
25 41 (11.92%) REST
25 41 (11.92%) Web Services
26 40 (11.63%) ASP.NET Web API
27 39 (11.34%) AngularJS

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 21 (6.10%) SharePoint
2 13 (3.78%) CMS
2 13 (3.78%) Confluence
2 13 (3.78%) IIS
3 11 (3.20%) JBoss
4 6 (1.74%) Apache Pig
4 6 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (1.74%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (1.45%) Umbraco
6 3 (0.87%) Apache Solr
6 3 (0.87%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.87%) NServiceBus
7 2 (0.58%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.58%) Documentum
7 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.58%) Mule
7 2 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.58%) WebSphere
Applications
1 32 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.45%) MS Office
2 5 (1.45%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 26 (7.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.62%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.29%) Infor CRM
3 1 (0.29%) Magento
3 1 (0.29%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.87%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (0.87%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (0.58%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (0.58%) GitHub
4 1 (0.29%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.29%) Route 53
4 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.03%) Internet
2 5 (1.45%) HTTPS
2 5 (1.45%) Network Security
3 3 (0.87%) Intranet
4 2 (0.58%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.58%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (0.58%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.29%) Extranet
5 1 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (31.10%) SQL Server
2 32 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (7.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (4.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (4.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (2.91%) Relational Database
5 10 (2.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (2.03%) Big Data
6 7 (2.03%) Hadoop
6 7 (2.03%) MySQL
7 6 (1.74%) Apache Hive
7 6 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.45%) Data Mining
9 4 (1.16%) DB2
9 4 (1.16%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.16%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.87%) Redis
10 3 (0.87%) Riak
11 2 (0.58%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 50 (14.53%) Visual Studio
2 42 (12.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (7.56%) NUnit
4 25 (7.27%) Selenium
5 19 (5.52%) Git (software)
6 15 (4.36%) Subversion
7 14 (4.07%) Jenkins
7 14 (4.07%) SpecFlow
7 14 (4.07%) TeamCity
8 12 (3.49%) Cucumber
8 12 (3.49%) JIRA
9 6 (1.74%) SoapUI
10 5 (1.45%) WebDriver
11 4 (1.16%) JUnit
11 4 (1.16%) RSpec
11 4 (1.16%) TortoiseSVN
12 3 (0.87%) CruiseControl
12 3 (0.87%) Moq
12 3 (0.87%) MSTest
12 3 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 48 (13.95%) Finance
2 12 (3.49%) Retail
3 8 (2.33%) Financial Institution
4 5 (1.45%) Automotive
4 5 (1.45%) Legal
4 5 (1.45%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.16%) Advertising
5 4 (1.16%) Electronics
6 3 (0.87%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.29%) Banking
7 1 (0.29%) Billing
7 1 (0.29%) Games
7 1 (0.29%) Marketing
7 1 (0.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 248 (72.09%) Developer
2 140 (40.70%) .NET Developer
3 98 (28.49%) C# Developer
4 81 (23.55%) C# .NET Developer
5 42 (12.21%) ASP.NET Developer
6 41 (11.92%) Senior Developer
7 35 (10.17%) Architect
7 35 (10.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 35 (10.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 28 (8.14%) Software Engineer
9 25 (7.27%) SQL Developer
10 22 (6.40%) Senior .NET Developer
10 22 (6.40%) Web Developer
11 21 (6.10%) WPF Developer
12 19 (5.52%) CRM Developer
13 16 (4.65%) C# WPF Developer
13 16 (4.65%) Technical Architect
14 15 (4.36%) JavaScript Developer
15 14 (4.07%) Senior C# Developer
16 11 (3.20%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 277 (80.52%) .NET
2 131 (38.08%) ASP.NET
3 91 (26.45%) .NET Framework
4 81 (23.55%) HTML
5 69 (20.06%) CSS
6 65 (18.90%) jQuery
7 63 (18.31%) ASP.NET MVC
8 58 (16.86%) WCF
9 56 (16.28%) SOAP
10 51 (14.83%) WPF
11 42 (12.21%) HTML5
12 41 (11.92%) REST
12 41 (11.92%) Web Services
13 40 (11.63%) ASP.NET Web API
14 39 (11.34%) AngularJS
15 36 (10.47%) XML
16 35 (10.17%) Entity Framework
17 26 (7.56%) LINQ
18 21 (6.10%) CSS3
19 18 (5.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.78%) Hybrid Cloud
3 12 (3.49%) iPad
4 11 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (2.91%) User Experience
6 8 (2.33%) N-Tier
7 6 (1.74%) Digital Media
8 5 (1.45%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.45%) Hedge funds
9 4 (1.16%) RIA
9 4 (1.16%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.87%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (0.87%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.87%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.87%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.87%) SCADA
11 2 (0.58%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.58%) Robotics
12 1 (0.29%) Credit Risk
12 1 (0.29%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 47 (13.66%) Windows
2 15 (4.36%) Linux
3 9 (2.62%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.58%) Android
4 2 (0.58%) Apple iOS
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%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.29%) Unix
5 1 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (41.57%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (31.40%) MVC
3 75 (21.80%) TDD
4 64 (18.60%) Software Engineering
5 59 (17.15%) SOA
6 49 (14.24%) Scrum
6 49 (14.24%) Web Development
7 38 (11.05%) Unit Testing
8 36 (10.47%) CRM
9 31 (9.01%) BDD
9 31 (9.01%) OO
10 27 (7.85%) Microservices
11 26 (7.56%) E-Commerce
12 23 (6.69%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (6.10%) Reverse Engineering
14 20 (5.81%) SOLID
15 17 (4.94%) Integration Testing
16 16 (4.65%) Low Latency
17 14 (4.07%) MVVM
17 14 (4.07%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 112 (32.56%) JavaScript
2 106 (30.81%) SQL
3 39 (11.34%) Java
4 24 (6.98%) T-SQL
5 17 (4.94%) C++
5 17 (4.94%) Python
6 12 (3.49%) VB.NET
7 11 (3.20%) PHP
7 11 (3.20%) Ruby
8 10 (2.91%) XAML
9 7 (2.03%) C
9 7 (2.03%) PL/SQL
9 7 (2.03%) Scala
10 4 (1.16%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.16%) X++
11 3 (0.87%) CoffeeScript
12 2 (0.58%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.58%) Embedded C
12 2 (0.58%) Embedded C++
12 2 (0.58%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (7.27%) Degree
2 8 (2.33%) ISTQB
2 8 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.03%) MCITP
4 5 (1.45%) ISEB
4 5 (1.45%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.16%) PhD
6 3 (0.87%) HND
6 3 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.87%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.29%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.20%) QA
2 4 (1.16%) SLA
3 3 (0.87%) WCAG
4 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (2.03%) Apache Flume
2 4 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.58%) Docker
4 1 (0.29%) Cygwin
4 1 (0.29%) Firmware
4 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 98 (28.49%) Microsoft
2 20 (5.81%) Oracle
3 16 (4.65%) Red Hat
4 9 (2.62%) Sitecore
5 7 (2.03%) Atlassian
5 7 (2.03%) DevExpress
5 7 (2.03%) JD Edwards
6 6 (1.74%) Facebook
7 5 (1.45%) Twitter
8 4 (1.16%) IBM
9 3 (0.87%) Adobe
9 3 (0.87%) Cloudera
9 3 (0.87%) Nintex
10 2 (0.58%) Apigee
10 2 (0.58%) Blue Prism
10 2 (0.58%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.58%) Infor
10 2 (0.58%) Mashery
10 2 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.58%) Xamarin
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