The first table below looks at the demand for the C# Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# Developer 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 Essex 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# Developer
Rank 45 35 41
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 21 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.77% 1.46% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.97% 1.59% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 2
Average daily rate £320 £289 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.82% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £249 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £374 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £315 £315
% change year-on-year
-2.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
Job Titles Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
708 377 398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 93.53% 91.73% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 186 194
Average daily rate £375 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £120 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 71 62
Average hourly rate £32.75 £30.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.16% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £40.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
C# Developer
East of England

C# Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

C# Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

C# Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

C# Developer Daily Rate Trend in Essex

C# Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

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

C# Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

C# Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

C# Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

C# Developer
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# Developer within the Essex 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
Southend-on-Sea -12 7 £350 +12.00% 2
Wickford - - - -
Basildon - - - -
Billericay - - - -
Braintree - - - -
Chelmsford - - - -
Saffron Walden - - - -
C# Developer
East of England

C# Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

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

1 24 (100.00%) C#
2 21 (87.50%) .NET
3 18 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 16 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 15 (62.50%) HTML
6 12 (50.00%) Visual Studio
6 12 (50.00%) WPF
7 11 (45.83%) WCF
7 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
8 10 (41.67%) XML
9 9 (37.50%) MVC
9 9 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (33.33%) LINQ
10 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (33.33%) TDD
11 7 (29.17%) Ajax
11 7 (29.17%) XAML
11 7 (29.17%) CSS
11 7 (29.17%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (29.17%) HTML5
11 7 (29.17%) MVVM
11 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
12 6 (25.00%) SOA
12 6 (25.00%) JSON
12 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
12 6 (25.00%) Kanban
13 5 (20.83%) VB6
13 5 (20.83%) Microsoft

C# Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.17%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (29.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.17%) NUnit
4 1 (4.17%) WiX
4 1 (4.17%) MSBuild
General
1 2 (8.33%) Front Office
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (87.50%) .NET
2 16 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 15 (62.50%) HTML
4 12 (50.00%) WPF
5 11 (45.83%) WCF
6 10 (41.67%) XML
7 8 (33.33%) LINQ
8 7 (29.17%) Ajax
8 7 (29.17%) CSS
8 7 (29.17%) HTML5
8 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (25.00%) JSON
10 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
11 2 (8.33%) WinForms
11 2 (8.33%) Web Services
11 2 (8.33%) jQuery
12 1 (4.17%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) iPhone
1 1 (4.17%) LLPG
1 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
1 1 (4.17%) GIS
1 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
1 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Android
2 1 (4.17%) UNIX
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) MVC
2 8 (33.33%) TDD
3 7 (29.17%) MVVM
4 6 (25.00%) SOA
4 6 (25.00%) Kanban
5 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Multithreading
6 1 (4.17%) Time Management
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.17%) Migration
6 1 (4.17%) Scrum
6 1 (4.17%) ITSM
6 1 (4.17%) CRM
6 1 (4.17%) Android Development
6 1 (4.17%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
3 7 (29.17%) XAML
4 5 (20.83%) VB6
4 5 (20.83%) VB
5 3 (12.50%) SQL
6 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.17%) PHP
7 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
1 5 (20.83%) DevExpress
2 1 (4.17%) Lagan
2 1 (4.17%) Civica
2 1 (4.17%) ESRI