The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 26 14 22
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Contract jobs citing C# 29 46 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.93% 7.84% 6.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.59% 26.14% 20.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 30 29
Median daily rate £338 £353 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.25% -3.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £295 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £625 £608
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £42.06 £39.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.85% +77.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.58%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
186 176 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 31.63% 29.98% 32.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 91 115
Median daily rate £450 £338 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £250 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 11
Median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.13 £30.00 £20.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

C#
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Welwyn Garden City -11 4 £575 +76.92% 2
Stevenage -5 3 - - 2
Hertford - 2 - -
Letchworth - 2 £260 - 5
St Albans -3 1 £400 -36.00% 15
Watford -4 1 - - 6
Rickmansworth - 1 - -
C#
East of England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for C#.

1 35 (68.63%) .NET
2 31 (60.78%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (54.90%) ASP.NET
4 25 (49.02%) SQL Server
4 25 (49.02%) MVC
5 23 (45.10%) TDD
6 21 (41.18%) JavaScript
7 20 (39.22%) .NET Framework
8 18 (35.29%) Entity Framework
9 17 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 16 (31.37%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (31.37%) HTML
11 15 (29.41%) OO
12 14 (27.45%) SQL
12 14 (27.45%) CSS
12 14 (27.45%) Scrum
13 13 (25.49%) Java
13 13 (25.49%) BDD
14 12 (23.53%) Git (software)
15 11 (21.57%) XML
15 11 (21.57%) JIRA
16 10 (19.61%) WCF
16 10 (19.61%) LINQ
16 10 (19.61%) Retail
16 10 (19.61%) Software Engineering
16 10 (19.61%) Amazon AWS
16 10 (19.61%) ATDD
17 9 (17.65%) Jenkins
17 9 (17.65%) AngularJS
17 9 (17.65%) REST

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (15.69%) IIS
2 3 (5.88%) CMS
3 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.92%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.96%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.61%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.96%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (1.96%) GitHub
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.96%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.88%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.96%) Internet
3 1 (1.96%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (49.02%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.92%) MySQL
6 1 (1.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.96%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.96%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (1.96%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.96%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 12 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 11 (21.57%) JIRA
3 9 (17.65%) Jenkins
4 7 (13.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (13.73%) Visual Studio
5 6 (11.76%) Ant
5 6 (11.76%) Gradle
5 6 (11.76%) Maven
6 5 (9.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (9.80%) FxCop
6 5 (9.80%) ReSharper
6 5 (9.80%) StyleCop
7 4 (7.84%) Eclipse
7 4 (7.84%) Moq
8 3 (5.88%) NetBeans
8 3 (5.88%) Protractor
9 2 (3.92%) Cucumber
9 2 (3.92%) Grunt
9 2 (3.92%) HP UFT
10 1 (1.96%) PROIV
General
1 10 (19.61%) Retail
2 7 (13.73%) Finance
3 3 (5.88%) Legal
3 3 (5.88%) Military
4 1 (1.96%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.96%) Publishing
4 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (78.43%) Developer
2 24 (47.06%) .NET Developer
3 19 (37.25%) C# Developer
4 15 (29.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (17.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (13.73%) Java Developer
8 6 (11.76%) Senior Developer
9 5 (9.80%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (5.88%) Applications Developer
10 3 (5.88%) C# WCF Developer
10 3 (5.88%) WCF Developer
11 2 (3.92%) .NET Architect
11 2 (3.92%) .NET Solutions Architect
11 2 (3.92%) Automation Test Analyst
11 2 (3.92%) Lead Developer
11 2 (3.92%) Lead Java Developer
11 2 (3.92%) SQL Developer
11 2 (3.92%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (68.63%) .NET
2 28 (54.90%) ASP.NET
3 20 (39.22%) .NET Framework
4 18 (35.29%) Entity Framework
5 17 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 16 (31.37%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (31.37%) HTML
7 14 (27.45%) CSS
8 11 (21.57%) XML
9 10 (19.61%) LINQ
9 10 (19.61%) WCF
10 9 (17.65%) AngularJS
10 9 (17.65%) jQuery
10 9 (17.65%) REST
10 9 (17.65%) Web Services
11 8 (15.69%) SOAP
12 6 (11.76%) NHibernate
12 6 (11.76%) XSL
12 6 (11.76%) XSLT
13 5 (9.80%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Algorithms
1 7 (13.73%) Data Structures
2 4 (7.84%) Contactless
2 4 (7.84%) EMV
2 4 (7.84%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) FMCG
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.96%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.96%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.96%) RIA
5 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Linux
1 4 (7.84%) Unix
2 3 (5.88%) Windows
3 1 (1.96%) Android
3 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (60.78%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (49.02%) MVC
3 23 (45.10%) TDD
4 15 (29.41%) OO
5 14 (27.45%) Scrum
6 13 (25.49%) BDD
7 10 (19.61%) ATDD
7 10 (19.61%) Software Engineering
8 8 (15.69%) DevOps
8 8 (15.69%) OOD
8 8 (15.69%) SOLID
9 7 (13.73%) Complexity Analysis
10 6 (11.76%) OOP
10 6 (11.76%) Unit Testing
11 5 (9.80%) Code Coverage
11 5 (9.80%) Dependency Injection
11 5 (9.80%) E-Commerce
11 5 (9.80%) Refactoring
12 4 (7.84%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (7.84%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 14 (27.45%) SQL
3 13 (25.49%) Java
4 6 (11.76%) Clojure
4 6 (11.76%) Go
4 6 (11.76%) Rust
4 6 (11.76%) VBScript
5 3 (5.88%) C++
5 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.92%) C
6 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.92%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.92%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) ISEB
2 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) Ansible
1 6 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (11.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.80%) Atlassian
2 5 (9.80%) Oracle
3 2 (3.92%) Ektron
3 2 (3.92%) EPiServer
3 2 (3.92%) HP
3 2 (3.92%) IBM
4 1 (1.96%) CA
4 1 (1.96%) Remedy
4 1 (1.96%) Sybase
4 1 (1.96%) Xamarin
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