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 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 9 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing C# 14 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 14.14% 8.11% 12.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.28% 28.57% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.67% -2.85%
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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
29 21 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 29.29% 28.38% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 7
Average daily rate £450 £298 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.26% -8.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £265 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £408 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
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 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 30 January 2015, 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 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 15 (83.33%) Visual Studio
3 13 (72.22%) XML
3 13 (72.22%) VB.NET
3 13 (72.22%) Data Structures
4 11 (61.11%) SmartPlant
5 9 (50.00%) Intergraph
5 9 (50.00%) Oracle
6 8 (44.44%) MS Access
6 8 (44.44%) XAML
6 8 (44.44%) Oracle Database
6 8 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (27.78%) Web Application Development
7 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (27.78%) SAP
7 5 (27.78%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (22.22%) Life Science
8 4 (22.22%) WCF
9 3 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
9 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 2 (11.11%) MySQL
10 2 (11.11%) HTML
10 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
10 2 (11.11%) Perl
10 2 (11.11%) SQL
10 2 (11.11%) IIS
10 2 (11.11%) Python
10 2 (11.11%) Windows
10 2 (11.11%) Microsoft

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 2 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 11 (61.11%) SmartPlant
2 3 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) MS Access
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle Database
2 5 (27.78%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (83.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Programmer
2 8 (44.44%) Developer
3 5 (27.78%) .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Report Developer
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 13 (72.22%) XML
3 4 (22.22%) WCF
4 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 2 (11.11%) HTML
5 2 (11.11%) LINQ
6 1 (5.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (72.22%) Data Structures
2 4 (22.22%) Life Science
3 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Android
2 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (27.78%) Web Application Development
2 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.11%) MVC
3 2 (11.11%) Scrum
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) TDD
4 1 (5.56%) 3D Modelling
4 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.56%) SOA
4 1 (5.56%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) VB.NET
2 8 (44.44%) XAML
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) Perl
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) BC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Intergraph
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (27.78%) SAP
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) Adobe