The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 9 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing C# 14 22 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 11.02% 16.42% 10.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.92% 30.56% 20.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 5
Average daily rate
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£325 £240 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.27% -43.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £158 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £444 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
- +2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
C#
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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 Guildford region.

Programming Languages Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
52 72 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 40.94% 53.73% 49.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 45 20
Average daily rate £325 £288 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -28.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £158 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 5
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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 Guildford

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 23 (79.31%) .NET
2 15 (51.72%) MVC
2 15 (51.72%) ASP.NET
3 11 (37.93%) WCF
3 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
5 9 (31.03%) Finance
5 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
5 9 (31.03%) SQL
6 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
6 8 (27.59%) Web Services
6 8 (27.59%) XML
6 8 (27.59%) WPF
7 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (24.14%) C++
8 6 (20.69%) HTML
8 6 (20.69%) MySQL
8 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (17.24%) Scrum
9 5 (17.24%) jQuery
9 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (17.24%) CSS
9 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
9 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
9 5 (17.24%) HTML5
10 4 (13.79%) Radio Access Network
10 4 (13.79%) Talend
10 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 4 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (13.79%) Nokia Solutions and Networks

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 (6.90%) Confluence
2 1 (3.45%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.79%) MS Office
3 3 (10.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.90%) Office 365
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) SNMP
1 4 (13.79%) 3G
1 4 (13.79%) Telnet
1 4 (13.79%) 2G
1 4 (13.79%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (10.34%) LTE
2 3 (10.34%) DNS
2 3 (10.34%) DHCP
3 2 (6.90%) 4G
4 1 (3.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (20.69%) MySQL
4 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
8 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (3.45%) DTS
8 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
1 4 (13.79%) Talend Open Studio
1 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (6.90%) JIRA
3 1 (3.45%) Selenium
3 1 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.45%) SpecFlow
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.34%) Games
4 2 (6.90%) Marketing
4 2 (6.90%) Electronics
4 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) Developer
2 12 (41.38%) C# Developer
3 9 (31.03%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (24.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (20.69%) .NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Contracts Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Database Developer
7 2 (6.90%) SQL Developer
7 2 (6.90%) SQL DBA
7 2 (6.90%) IT Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.90%) DBA
8 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (79.31%) .NET
2 15 (51.72%) ASP.NET
3 11 (37.93%) WCF
3 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (27.59%) WPF
4 8 (27.59%) Web Services
4 8 (27.59%) XML
5 6 (20.69%) HTML
6 5 (17.24%) CSS
6 5 (17.24%) HTML5
6 5 (17.24%) jQuery
7 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 4 (13.79%) Ajax
8 3 (10.34%) SOAP
8 3 (10.34%) REST
8 3 (10.34%) CSS3
9 2 (6.90%) LINQ
9 2 (6.90%) ADO.NET
9 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
9 2 (6.90%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) DTV
2 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) UNIX
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) MVC
2 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) Scrum
4 4 (13.79%) ETL
4 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
4 4 (13.79%) Web Development
4 4 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (10.34%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) Validation
6 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Programme Management
6 2 (6.90%) Change Control
6 2 (6.90%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (3.45%) Database Tuning
7 1 (3.45%) BDD
7 1 (3.45%) Game Development
7 1 (3.45%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (3.45%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) SQL
2 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
3 7 (24.14%) C++
4 4 (13.79%) Java
4 4 (13.79%) Perl
5 3 (10.34%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.90%) C
7 1 (3.45%) Python
7 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) ISEB
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Nortel
2 4 (13.79%) Ericsson
2 4 (13.79%) Huawei
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 4 (13.79%) Talend
3 3 (10.34%) Business Objects
4 2 (6.90%) SAP
4 2 (6.90%) Greenplum
5 1 (3.45%) Twitter