The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 51 36 24
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -12
Contract jobs citing C# 6 24 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.32% 3.72% 6.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.23% 10.00% 17.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 22
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £31.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.38 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.94% +7.68%
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
142 240 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 31.21% 37.15% 39.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 135 98
Median daily rate £350 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £565 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 28 19
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.80 £28.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.70 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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#
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Harlow - 2 £375 -
Chelmsford +4 1 - - 3
C#
East of England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Essex region with a requirement for C#.

1 32 (86.49%) .NET
2 19 (51.35%) SQL Server
3 18 (48.65%) .NET Framework
4 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (45.95%) ASP.NET
5 15 (40.54%) HTML
6 14 (37.84%) MVC
7 13 (35.14%) SQL
7 13 (35.14%) HTML5
8 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
8 12 (32.43%) TDD
9 11 (29.73%) Finance
9 11 (29.73%) AngularJS
10 10 (27.03%) Web Services
11 9 (24.32%) jQuery
11 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (24.32%) Entity Framework
12 8 (21.62%) Selenium
12 8 (21.62%) CSS
12 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
13 7 (18.92%) SOAP
13 7 (18.92%) Java
13 7 (18.92%) CSS3
13 7 (18.92%) BDD
14 6 (16.22%) SpecFlow
14 6 (16.22%) Web Development
14 6 (16.22%) XML
14 6 (16.22%) Windows
15 5 (13.51%) IIS
15 5 (13.51%) WCF

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 5 (13.51%) IIS
2 2 (5.41%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.70%) SAS
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (5.41%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.70%) Intranet
1 1 (2.70%) Network Security
1 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (51.35%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.70%) Data Mart
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Selenium
2 6 (16.22%) SpecFlow
3 5 (13.51%) Cucumber
4 4 (10.81%) NUnit
4 4 (10.81%) SoapUI
4 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio
5 3 (8.11%) Subversion
5 3 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (5.41%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.70%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 11 (29.73%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Automotive
2 2 (5.41%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.70%) Back Office
3 1 (2.70%) Electronics
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (67.57%) Developer
2 16 (43.24%) .NET Developer
3 12 (32.43%) C# Developer
4 10 (27.03%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (18.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (10.81%) Analyst
9 3 (8.11%) Test Analyst
9 3 (8.11%) Web Developer
10 2 (5.41%) .NET Web Developer
10 2 (5.41%) Agile .NET Developer
10 2 (5.41%) Agile C# Developer
10 2 (5.41%) Applications Support
10 2 (5.41%) C# Web Developer
10 2 (5.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 2 (5.41%) HTML Developer
10 2 (5.41%) Test Specialist
10 2 (5.41%) UI Developer
10 2 (5.41%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (86.49%) .NET
2 18 (48.65%) .NET Framework
3 17 (45.95%) ASP.NET
4 15 (40.54%) HTML
5 13 (35.14%) HTML5
6 11 (29.73%) AngularJS
7 10 (27.03%) Web Services
8 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (24.32%) Entity Framework
8 9 (24.32%) jQuery
9 8 (21.62%) CSS
10 7 (18.92%) CSS3
10 7 (18.92%) SOAP
11 6 (16.22%) XML
12 5 (13.51%) WCF
13 4 (10.81%) LINQ
13 4 (10.81%) Silverlight
14 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web API
15 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 2 (5.41%) Lambda Expressions
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.41%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Clustering
3 1 (2.70%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.70%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.70%) NHS
3 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.41%) Linux
4 1 (2.70%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (37.84%) MVC
3 12 (32.43%) TDD
4 7 (18.92%) BDD
5 6 (16.22%) Web Development
6 4 (10.81%) Agile Testing
6 4 (10.81%) ATDD
6 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (10.81%) Integration Testing
6 4 (10.81%) OO
6 4 (10.81%) SDLC
6 4 (10.81%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (10.81%) Test Scripting
6 4 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (8.11%) CRM
7 3 (8.11%) Exploratory Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Scrum
8 2 (5.41%) ITIL
8 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.41%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) SQL
2 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
3 7 (18.92%) Java
4 4 (10.81%) VB.NET
5 3 (8.11%) C++
6 1 (2.70%) C
6 1 (2.70%) PHP
6 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.70%) VB
6 1 (2.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) ISTQB
2 3 (8.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (5.41%) ISEB
4 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) Data Quality
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Infor
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) Sage
2 2 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (5.41%) SAP
3 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco
3 1 (2.70%) DevExpress
3 1 (2.70%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.70%) HP
3 1 (2.70%) SunGard
3 1 (2.70%) VMware
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