The first table below looks at the demand for the C# Programmer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# Programmer
Rank 567 462 542
Rank change year-on-year
-105 +80
Contract jobs requiring a C# Programmer 23 41 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.095% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.10% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 28 21
Average daily rate £300 £525 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +45.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £350 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £650 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £538 £275
% change year-on-year
-58.13% +95.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £12.50
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47408 39975 51632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.36% 92.77% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29341 23493 29070
Average daily rate £396 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1940 2055 2466
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
C# Programmer
UK

C# Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# Programmer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C# Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in England

C# Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C# Programmer across the England region.

C# Programmer Daily Rate Trend in England

C# Programmer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# Programmer across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

C# Programmer Daily Rate Histogram in England

C# Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# Programmer across the England region.

C# Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in England

C# Programmer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# Programmer within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -30 10 £544 +3.57% 8
South East -18 7 £225 -35.71% 2
West Midlands -15 3 £238 -56.81% 1
East of England - 3 £238 - 2
East Midlands -8 2 £219 - 1
South West -28 2 £225 -59.09% 1
North West - 1 £350 - 2
North East - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
C# Programmer
UK

C# Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited C# Programmer in their job title 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 with C# Programmer in their job title.

1 54 (100.00%) C#
2 49 (90.74%) .NET
3 29 (53.70%) SQL
4 27 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 25 (46.30%) ASP.NET
6 23 (42.59%) JavaScript
7 20 (37.04%) TDD
8 17 (31.48%) WPF
8 17 (31.48%) jQuery
9 16 (29.63%) HTML
9 16 (29.63%) Windows
9 16 (29.63%) Microsoft
10 15 (27.78%) Scrum
10 15 (27.78%) WCF
11 13 (24.07%) MVC
12 12 (22.22%) Software Engineering
12 12 (22.22%) LINQ
13 10 (18.52%) OO
13 10 (18.52%) Visual Studio
13 10 (18.52%) Finance
13 10 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (16.67%) WinForms
14 9 (16.67%) NUnit
14 9 (16.67%) Subversion
15 8 (14.81%) MS Office
15 8 (14.81%) XML
15 8 (14.81%) HTML5
15 8 (14.81%) Multithreading
16 7 (12.96%) Visual Studio Team System
16 7 (12.96%) SpecFlow

C# Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited C# Programmer in their job title 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 with C# Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 3 (5.56%) NServiceBus
2 2 (3.70%) IIS
3 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) MS Office
2 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.85%) Endur
2 1 (1.85%) Findur
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) Kerberos
1 2 (3.70%) DNS
2 1 (1.85%) CTI
2 1 (1.85%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.41%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.56%) Couchbase
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.85%) MySQL
6 1 (1.85%) OLAP
6 1 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.85%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 10 (18.52%) Visual Studio
2 9 (16.67%) NUnit
2 9 (16.67%) Subversion
3 7 (12.96%) Visual Studio Team System
3 7 (12.96%) SpecFlow
3 7 (12.96%) Jenkins
3 7 (12.96%) Hudson
4 2 (3.70%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.70%) JIRA
4 2 (3.70%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.85%) InstallShield
5 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (18.52%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Banking
2 6 (11.11%) Front Office
3 5 (9.26%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.56%) Marketing
5 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.70%) Publishing
5 2 (3.70%) Electronics
5 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.70%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (90.74%) .NET
2 25 (46.30%) ASP.NET
3 17 (31.48%) WPF
3 17 (31.48%) jQuery
4 16 (29.63%) HTML
5 15 (27.78%) WCF
6 12 (22.22%) LINQ
7 9 (16.67%) WinForms
8 8 (14.81%) XML
8 8 (14.81%) HTML5
9 7 (12.96%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (12.96%) .NET Framework
9 7 (12.96%) CSS
10 5 (9.26%) CSS3
11 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 4 (7.41%) Web Services
12 3 (5.56%) MSMQ
12 3 (5.56%) NHibernate
12 3 (5.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 3 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Fixed Income
2 4 (7.41%) Derivative
3 2 (3.70%) Market Risk
3 2 (3.70%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.70%) DTV
3 2 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.85%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.85%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (1.85%) Equities
4 1 (1.85%) GIS
4 1 (1.85%) iPhone
4 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.63%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) UNIX
2 1 (1.85%) Linux
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Vista
2 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.85%) Android
2 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.04%) TDD
2 15 (27.78%) Scrum
3 13 (24.07%) MVC
4 12 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 10 (18.52%) OO
5 10 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (14.81%) Multithreading
7 6 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.56%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.56%) Web Development
8 3 (5.56%) Migration
9 2 (3.70%) Low Latency
9 2 (3.70%) Test Strategy
9 2 (3.70%) Software Architecture
9 2 (3.70%) Process Architecture
9 2 (3.70%) Game Development
9 2 (3.70%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.70%) Time Management
9 2 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (3.70%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (53.70%) SQL
3 23 (42.59%) JavaScript
4 6 (11.11%) C++
5 4 (7.41%) C
5 4 (7.41%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.70%) Python
6 2 (3.70%) PHP
6 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 16 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle
3 2 (3.70%) 29West
3 2 (3.70%) Serena
3 2 (3.70%) ION Trading
3 2 (3.70%) Informatica
3 2 (3.70%) SAP
4 1 (1.85%) Sybase
4 1 (1.85%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.85%) OpenLink
4 1 (1.85%) Lagan
4 1 (1.85%) Civica
4 1 (1.85%) ESRI
4 1 (1.85%) DevExpress
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