The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills 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# over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 35 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Contract jobs citing C# 36 39 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 6.78% 6.94% 8.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.29% 21.43% 24.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 30 20
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£375 £356 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +42.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% +2.94%
C#
East of 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 Essex region.

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
252 182 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 47.46% 32.38% 34.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 95 72
Average daily rate £425 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £150 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 31 17
Average hourly rate £37.00 £23.46 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.71% -27.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £12.50 £22.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.80 £34.00 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Essex

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

C#
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# within the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 October 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester -2 4 £264 +75.83% 1
Southend-on-Sea - 3 £350 - 3
Chelmsford +2 2 £375 -42.30% 3
Basildon 0 2 £550 +13.98% 2
Brentwood - 1 - - 4
Loughton - 1 - -
Purfleet - - - -
Saffron Walden - - - -
Wickford - - - - 1
Witham - - - -
Harlow - - - -
C#
East of England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing C# also 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 that cited C#.

1 59 (92.19%) .NET
2 38 (59.38%) ASP.NET
3 33 (51.56%) SQL Server
4 32 (50.00%) SQL
5 29 (45.31%) MVC
6 27 (42.19%) JavaScript
7 23 (35.94%) HTML
8 22 (34.38%) .NET Framework
9 21 (32.81%) ASP.NET MVC
10 20 (31.25%) CSS
11 17 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (26.56%) jQuery
12 16 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 15 (23.44%) Web Services
13 15 (23.44%) T-SQL
14 14 (21.88%) Windows
15 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
16 12 (18.75%) WCF
17 11 (17.19%) VB.NET
18 10 (15.63%) TDD
18 10 (15.63%) SharePoint
18 10 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
19 9 (14.06%) WPF
19 9 (14.06%) CSS3
20 8 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
20 8 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
20 8 (12.50%) Silverlight
21 7 (10.94%) LINQ
21 7 (10.94%) NUnit
21 7 (10.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing C# also 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 that cited C#. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (15.63%) SharePoint
2 8 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.69%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.69%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (4.69%) CMS
3 3 (4.69%) Umbraco
4 2 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (3.13%) Documentum
4 2 (3.13%) IIS
5 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.56%) CICS
5 1 (1.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) assyst
1 2 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.94%) Internet
2 2 (3.13%) Intranet
3 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (51.56%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (10.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.56%) DB2
6 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.56%) Ingres
6 1 (1.56%) IDMS
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (10.94%) NUnit
2 6 (9.38%) Selenium
2 6 (9.38%) SpecFlow
3 5 (7.81%) QUnit
3 5 (7.81%) MSTest
3 5 (7.81%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (6.25%) Jasmine
5 3 (4.69%) Visual Studio
6 2 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.56%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.56%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 5 (7.81%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.56%) Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Local Government
3 1 (1.56%) Marketing
3 1 (1.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 46 (71.88%) Developer
2 24 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 11 (17.19%) C# Developer
4 9 (14.06%) Senior Developer
4 9 (14.06%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Programmer
7 5 (7.81%) SharePoint Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Web Developer
7 5 (7.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Architect
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Web Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Analyst Programmer
9 3 (4.69%) SharePoint Architect
9 3 (4.69%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Analyst
10 2 (3.13%) SQL Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Release Manager
10 2 (3.13%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (92.19%) .NET
2 38 (59.38%) ASP.NET
3 23 (35.94%) HTML
4 22 (34.38%) .NET Framework
5 21 (32.81%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (31.25%) CSS
7 17 (26.56%) jQuery
8 16 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 15 (23.44%) Web Services
10 12 (18.75%) WCF
11 9 (14.06%) WPF
11 9 (14.06%) CSS3
12 8 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
12 8 (12.50%) Silverlight
13 7 (10.94%) LINQ
14 6 (9.38%) XML
14 6 (9.38%) AngularJS
14 6 (9.38%) LINQ to SQL
14 6 (9.38%) Castle Windsor
14 6 (9.38%) Autofac
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.56%) User Experience
3 1 (1.56%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.56%) NHS
3 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.56%) GIS
3 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.56%) iPhone
3 1 (1.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.88%) Windows
2 3 (4.69%) Android
2 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.13%) UNIX
3 2 (3.13%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.13%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.56%) OpenVMS
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (45.31%) MVC
2 17 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (15.63%) TDD
4 6 (9.38%) Unit Testing
4 6 (9.38%) OOP
4 6 (9.38%) E-Commerce
5 5 (7.81%) Time Management
5 5 (7.81%) Workflow
5 5 (7.81%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (6.25%) Scrum
7 3 (4.69%) Software Engineering
7 3 (4.69%) Business Analysis
7 3 (4.69%) Service Management
7 3 (4.69%) CRM
7 3 (4.69%) B2B
7 3 (4.69%) B2C
8 2 (3.13%) Project Management
8 2 (3.13%) UML
8 2 (3.13%) Process Management
8 2 (3.13%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 32 (50.00%) SQL
2 27 (42.19%) JavaScript
3 15 (23.44%) T-SQL
4 11 (17.19%) VB.NET
5 6 (9.38%) PHP
5 6 (9.38%) VB
6 4 (6.25%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.69%) C++
7 3 (4.69%) Java
8 2 (3.13%) ABAP
8 2 (3.13%) VBA
8 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.56%) XAML
9 1 (1.56%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.56%) Python
9 1 (1.56%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 1 (1.56%) Degree
1 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) XenApp
2 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.38%) Oracle
3 3 (4.69%) Business Objects
3 3 (4.69%) Cognos
4 2 (3.13%) Cisco
4 2 (3.13%) SAP
4 2 (3.13%) Twitter
4 2 (3.13%) EMC
4 2 (3.13%) Citrix
4 2 (3.13%) Actuate
4 2 (3.13%) NetApp
5 1 (1.56%) Apple
5 1 (1.56%) Telerik
5 1 (1.56%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.56%) DevExpress
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