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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 24 26 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Contract jobs citing C# 38 32 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 7.47% 5.45% 7.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.36% 15.76% 21.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 25 13
Average daily rate
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£399 £283 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.15% -29.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £160 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.85%
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
207 203 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 40.67% 34.58% 33.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 110 66
Average daily rate £425 £285 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.12% -12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £133 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £430 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 33 15
Average hourly rate £35.18 £31.50 £32.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% -4.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £12.50 £12.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.60 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -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 22 December 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 22 December 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
Southend-on-Sea -4 7 £625 +369.47% 3
Colchester +10 4 £264 -29.66% 2
Chelmsford +3 2 £225 -23.72% 7
Basildon -4 2 - - 1
Brentwood -2 1 £375 - 3
Braintree - - - -
Harlow - - - -
Hockley - - - -
Loughton - - - -
Purfleet - - - -
Saffron Walden - - - -
Witham - - - -
C#
East of England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 63 (79.75%) .NET
2 45 (56.96%) SQL Server
3 36 (45.57%) SQL
3 36 (45.57%) ASP.NET
3 36 (45.57%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (43.04%) MVC
5 29 (36.71%) JavaScript
6 26 (32.91%) .NET Framework
7 24 (30.38%) HTML
8 23 (29.11%) CSS
9 21 (26.58%) ASP.NET MVC
10 20 (25.32%) TDD
11 17 (21.52%) T-SQL
11 17 (21.52%) jQuery
12 16 (20.25%) Microsoft
12 16 (20.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 14 (17.72%) Java
13 14 (17.72%) Scrum
14 13 (16.46%) Web Services
14 13 (16.46%) SQL Server 2008
15 12 (15.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 11 (13.92%) VB.NET
16 11 (13.92%) Software Engineering
16 11 (13.92%) Ruby
16 11 (13.92%) CSS3
17 10 (12.66%) SharePoint
17 10 (12.66%) Test Automation
18 9 (11.39%) Windows
18 9 (11.39%) NUnit
18 9 (11.39%) Refactoring

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 (12.66%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (3.80%) CMS
3 3 (3.80%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.53%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.27%) IIS
5 1 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.27%) CICS
5 1 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (5.06%) MS Office
2 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.27%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) Internet
2 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (56.96%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (15.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (8.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.27%) IDMS
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.27%) MySQL
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.27%) DB2
7 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.27%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 9 (11.39%) NUnit
2 8 (10.13%) Selenium
2 8 (10.13%) SpecFlow
3 7 (8.86%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.53%) QUnit
4 2 (2.53%) Jasmine
4 2 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.53%) MSTest
4 2 (2.53%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.27%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.27%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.27%) Subversion
General
1 5 (6.33%) Finance
2 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.53%) Banking
3 1 (1.27%) Local Government
3 1 (1.27%) Marketing
3 1 (1.27%) Advertising
3 1 (1.27%) Automotive
3 1 (1.27%) Front Office
3 1 (1.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 46 (58.23%) Developer
2 25 (31.65%) .NET Developer
3 14 (17.72%) C# Developer
4 11 (13.92%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (11.39%) Agile Coach
5 9 (11.39%) Senior Developer
5 9 (11.39%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (10.13%) Programmer
6 8 (10.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Team Leader
7 5 (6.33%) Analyst Programmer
7 5 (6.33%) Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Web Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Architect
8 4 (5.06%) Senior Web Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Development Team Leader
8 4 (5.06%) .NET Team Leader
9 3 (3.80%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (3.80%) SharePoint Developer
9 3 (3.80%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (79.75%) .NET
2 36 (45.57%) ASP.NET
3 26 (32.91%) .NET Framework
4 24 (30.38%) HTML
5 23 (29.11%) CSS
6 21 (26.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (21.52%) jQuery
8 16 (20.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 13 (16.46%) Web Services
10 11 (13.92%) CSS3
11 9 (11.39%) LINQ
11 9 (11.39%) WCF
12 8 (10.13%) LINQ to SQL
12 8 (10.13%) Castle Windsor
12 8 (10.13%) Autofac
13 7 (8.86%) XML
14 6 (7.59%) WinForms
15 5 (6.33%) KnockoutJS
16 4 (5.06%) HTML5
16 4 (5.06%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.80%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.53%) NHS
3 1 (1.27%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.27%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.27%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.27%) iPhone
3 1 (1.27%) iPad
3 1 (1.27%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.39%) Windows
2 2 (2.53%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (2.53%) Android
2 2 (2.53%) UNIX
2 2 (2.53%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.27%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.27%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.27%) OpenVMS
3 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (45.57%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (43.04%) MVC
3 20 (25.32%) TDD
4 14 (17.72%) Scrum
5 11 (13.92%) Software Engineering
6 10 (12.66%) Test Automation
7 9 (11.39%) Product Management
7 9 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (11.39%) User Stories
7 9 (11.39%) Refactoring
8 7 (8.86%) Workflow
8 7 (8.86%) E-Commerce
9 6 (7.59%) Data Modelling
9 6 (7.59%) Project Planning
10 4 (5.06%) OOP
10 4 (5.06%) Mentoring
11 3 (3.80%) Time Management
11 3 (3.80%) Unit Testing
11 3 (3.80%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (3.80%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 36 (45.57%) SQL
2 29 (36.71%) JavaScript
3 17 (21.52%) T-SQL
4 14 (17.72%) Java
5 11 (13.92%) VB.NET
5 11 (13.92%) Ruby
6 6 (7.59%) VB
6 6 (7.59%) PHP
7 4 (5.06%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.53%) C++
8 2 (2.53%) VBA
8 2 (2.53%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.53%) VB6
9 1 (1.27%) XAML
9 1 (1.27%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.27%) Python
9 1 (1.27%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 2 (2.53%) Degree
2 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.27%) MCP
2 1 (1.27%) OCP
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (20.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.33%) Oracle
3 3 (3.80%) Business Objects
3 3 (3.80%) Cognos
4 2 (2.53%) Cisco
4 2 (2.53%) Actuate
4 2 (2.53%) Twitter
5 1 (1.27%) Apple
5 1 (1.27%) Telerik
5 1 (1.27%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.27%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.27%) IBM
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