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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 20 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs citing C# 35 31 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 8.24% 5.42% 6.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.33% 13.78% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 24 10
Average daily rate
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£400 £293 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.75% -26.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £180 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £485 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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 £35.25 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.67% -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
150 225 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 35.29% 39.34% 33.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 117 54
Average daily rate £375 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £175 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 34 13
Average hourly rate £39.50 £34.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.17% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.70 £25.50 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £44.00 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 +18 7 £625 +369.47% 6
Basildon +7 3 £210 +10.52%
Colchester -1 3 £313 -16.66% 3
Chelmsford -4 2 £225 -23.72% 5
Brentwood -6 2 £375 - 2
Billericay - - - - 1
Braintree - - - -
Harlow - - - - 1
Hockley - - - -
Purfleet - - - -
Saffron Walden - - - -
Witham - - - -
C#
East of England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 53 (75.71%) .NET
2 40 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 32 (45.71%) SQL
3 32 (45.71%) ASP.NET
3 32 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (41.43%) MVC
5 26 (37.14%) JavaScript
6 23 (32.86%) .NET Framework
7 21 (30.00%) HTML
8 18 (25.71%) CSS
9 17 (24.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (22.86%) TDD
11 15 (21.43%) T-SQL
11 15 (21.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 13 (18.57%) SQL Server 2008
12 13 (18.57%) Java
13 12 (17.14%) Scrum
14 11 (15.71%) Software Engineering
14 11 (15.71%) Ruby
14 11 (15.71%) CSS3
15 10 (14.29%) Test Automation
15 10 (14.29%) jQuery
15 10 (14.29%) Web Services
15 10 (14.29%) Microsoft
16 9 (12.86%) VB.NET
16 9 (12.86%) NUnit
16 9 (12.86%) Refactoring
16 9 (12.86%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (12.86%) Product Management
16 9 (12.86%) User Stories

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 8 (11.43%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.71%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (4.29%) CMS
4 2 (2.86%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.43%) CICS
5 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.43%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (5.71%) MS Office
2 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) Internet
2 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 13 (18.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.43%) DB2
7 1 (1.43%) Ingres
7 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.43%) IDMS
Development Applications
1 9 (12.86%) NUnit
2 8 (11.43%) SpecFlow
2 8 (11.43%) Selenium
3 7 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.86%) MSTest
5 2 (2.86%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (2.86%) QUnit
5 2 (2.86%) Jasmine
General
1 6 (8.57%) Finance
2 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.43%) Advertising
3 1 (1.43%) Automotive
3 1 (1.43%) Electronics
3 1 (1.43%) Front Office
3 1 (1.43%) Banking
3 1 (1.43%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 40 (57.14%) Developer
2 22 (31.43%) .NET Developer
3 10 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 9 (12.86%) Senior Developer
4 9 (12.86%) Agile Coach
5 8 (11.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (11.43%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (8.57%) Programmer
8 5 (7.14%) Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) Analyst Programmer
8 5 (7.14%) Web Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Team Leader
9 4 (5.71%) .NET Team Leader
9 4 (5.71%) Development Team Leader
9 4 (5.71%) Senior Web Developer
10 3 (4.29%) Architect
10 3 (4.29%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (4.29%) ScrumMaster
11 2 (2.86%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (75.71%) .NET
2 32 (45.71%) ASP.NET
3 23 (32.86%) .NET Framework
4 21 (30.00%) HTML
5 18 (25.71%) CSS
6 17 (24.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (21.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 11 (15.71%) CSS3
9 10 (14.29%) jQuery
9 10 (14.29%) Web Services
10 8 (11.43%) LINQ to SQL
10 8 (11.43%) Castle Windsor
10 8 (11.43%) Autofac
11 7 (10.00%) XML
11 7 (10.00%) WinForms
11 7 (10.00%) LINQ
12 6 (8.57%) WCF
13 5 (7.14%) WPF
14 4 (5.71%) KnockoutJS
14 4 (5.71%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.29%) NHS
2 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.43%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.43%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.43%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (2.86%) Windows Phone
2 2 (2.86%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (1.43%) UNIX
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.43%) OpenVMS
3 1 (1.43%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.43%) Android
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (41.43%) MVC
3 16 (22.86%) TDD
4 12 (17.14%) Scrum
5 11 (15.71%) Software Engineering
6 10 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 9 (12.86%) Refactoring
7 9 (12.86%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (12.86%) Product Management
7 9 (12.86%) User Stories
8 6 (8.57%) Project Planning
8 6 (8.57%) Data Modelling
9 5 (7.14%) E-Commerce
9 5 (7.14%) Workflow
10 4 (5.71%) Mentoring
10 4 (5.71%) OOP
11 3 (4.29%) Project Management
11 3 (4.29%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (4.29%) Time Management
11 3 (4.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (45.71%) SQL
2 26 (37.14%) JavaScript
3 15 (21.43%) T-SQL
4 13 (18.57%) Java
5 11 (15.71%) Ruby
6 9 (12.86%) VB.NET
7 4 (5.71%) VB
8 2 (2.86%) VB6
8 2 (2.86%) C++
8 2 (2.86%) VBA
9 1 (1.43%) PHP
9 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.43%) XQuery
9 1 (1.43%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 1 (1.43%) XAML
9 1 (1.43%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.43%) XPath
9 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (2.86%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) MCP
2 1 (1.43%) OCP
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.29%) Oracle
3 1 (1.43%) Cognos
3 1 (1.43%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.43%) Cisco
3 1 (1.43%) IBM
3 1 (1.43%) VMware
3 1 (1.43%) Telerik
3 1 (1.43%) Red Gate
3 1 (1.43%) DevExpress
3 1 (1.43%) Sitecore
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