The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 14 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing C# 4 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 5.48% 5.88% 5.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.67% 17.65% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
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£338 £300 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £319
% change year-on-year
- +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Farnborough region.

Programming Languages Category
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
15 17 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 20.55% 33.33% 70.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 15
Average daily rate £338 £313 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £233 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £432 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) MySQL
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) MVC
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) IIS
4 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 3 (33.33%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) WCF
5 2 (22.22%) ServiceStack
5 2 (22.22%) Change Control
5 2 (22.22%) LINQ
5 2 (22.22%) Python
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 2 (22.22%) Perl
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Banking
6 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 1 (11.11%) Ajax
6 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
6 1 (11.11%) Refactoring
6 1 (11.11%) Telecoms

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 3 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) Mocha
2 1 (11.11%) Grunt
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (22.22%) IT Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Contracts Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Delivery Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
4 1 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 3 (33.33%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) WCF
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) LINQ
5 2 (22.22%) ServiceStack
6 1 (11.11%) jQuery
6 1 (11.11%) HTML5
6 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (11.11%) CSS3
6 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 1 (11.11%) ExpressJS
6 1 (11.11%) DHTML
6 1 (11.11%) WF
6 1 (11.11%) Ajax
6 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Refactoring
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) Perl
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft