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 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 17 13 5
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Contract jobs citing C# 7 15 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 4.05% 7.98% 17.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.07% 27.78% 38.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 18
Average daily rate
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£320 £360 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -8.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £37.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.56 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -6.66%
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Surrey

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
58 54 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 33.53% 28.72% 45.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 35 47
Average daily rate £325 £369 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.86% +15.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 12
Average hourly rate £37.50 £33.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -10.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.45 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +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#
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

C# Daily Rate Histogram 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 May 2015, 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 27 (84.38%) .NET
2 16 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (37.50%) SQL
5 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
5 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 10 (31.25%) MVC
6 9 (28.13%) Games
6 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
7 8 (25.00%) HTML
7 8 (25.00%) CSS
7 8 (25.00%) Windows
8 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (18.75%) Scrum
10 5 (15.63%) Game Development
10 5 (15.63%) jQuery
10 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
11 4 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
11 4 (12.50%) WCF
11 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
11 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
11 4 (12.50%) Web Services
11 4 (12.50%) CRM
11 4 (12.50%) C++
11 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
11 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 3 (9.38%) IIS
2 2 (6.25%) OpenStack
2 2 (6.25%) Orchard CMS
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.13%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.25%) PaaS
2 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (6.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Bluetooth
1 1 (3.13%) FTP
1 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (9.38%) NoSQL
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.13%) DTS
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (3.13%) Big Data
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.25%) TeamCity
2 2 (6.25%) Cucumber
2 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.13%) Moq
3 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.13%) Selenium
3 1 (3.13%) NUnit
General
1 9 (28.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (81.25%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 8 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Web Developer
4 5 (15.63%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.25%) CRM Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) AWS Developer
7 1 (3.13%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) DBA
7 1 (3.13%) Programmer
7 1 (3.13%) Design Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (84.38%) .NET
2 16 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (25.00%) HTML
3 8 (25.00%) CSS
4 5 (15.63%) jQuery
5 4 (12.50%) WCF
5 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (12.50%) Web Services
5 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (9.38%) Middleware
6 3 (9.38%) WinForms
7 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
7 2 (6.25%) Sass
7 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (3.13%) Unreal Engine
8 1 (3.13%) ActiveX
8 1 (3.13%) XML
8 1 (3.13%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (31.25%) MVC
3 6 (18.75%) Scrum
4 5 (15.63%) Game Development
4 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
5 4 (12.50%) CRM
6 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.38%) Multithreading
6 3 (9.38%) TDD
6 3 (9.38%) Content Management
6 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Automated Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Test-First Development
7 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.25%) Release Management
7 2 (6.25%) BDD
7 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
7 2 (6.25%) Migration
7 2 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) SQL
2 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 4 (12.50%) C++
3 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 3 (9.38%) C
5 2 (6.25%) Python
5 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.13%) PHP
6 1 (3.13%) VBScript
6 1 (3.13%) VB
6 1 (3.13%) Java
6 1 (3.13%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.13%) VB6
6 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.13%) Cadence