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 24 August 2016 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 45 26 34
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +8
Contract jobs citing C# 18 46 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.58% 5.62% 5.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.11% 15.86% 12.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 25 26
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £550 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.38 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.94% +7.68%
C#
East of England

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
253 290 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 36.25% 35.45% 41.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 130 192
Median daily rate £375 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £300 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 8
Median hourly rate £50.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £20.94 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £43.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

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 24 August 2016.

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 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -1 5 £475 -13.63%
Letchworth +1 2 £325 -3.34% 2
Watford -10 2 - - 2
Hemel Hempstead 0 1 £350 - 6
St Albans - 1 - - 10
C#
East of England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 28 (80.00%) .NET
2 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (54.29%) JavaScript
4 18 (51.43%) MVC
5 16 (45.71%) ASP.NET
6 14 (40.00%) TDD
6 14 (40.00%) Retail
7 13 (37.14%) CSS
7 13 (37.14%) HTML
8 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
9 10 (28.57%) Visual Studio
9 10 (28.57%) .NET Framework
10 9 (25.71%) Web Development
10 9 (25.71%) jQuery
10 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
10 9 (25.71%) Java
11 8 (22.86%) SQL
11 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
11 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (20.00%) Unit Testing
13 6 (17.14%) Ajax
13 6 (17.14%) BDD
13 6 (17.14%) SOAP
13 6 (17.14%) Oracle
13 6 (17.14%) AngularJS
13 6 (17.14%) Jenkins
14 5 (14.29%) ATDD
14 5 (14.29%) DevOps
14 5 (14.29%) CRM
14 5 (14.29%) PHP

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 3 (8.57%) CMS
2 2 (5.71%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.86%) DNN
3 1 (2.86%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.86%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Internet
2 2 (5.71%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) MySQL
3 3 (8.57%) DB2
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.71%) Couchbase
4 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 6 (17.14%) Jenkins
3 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 4 (11.43%) JIRA
5 3 (8.57%) Ant
5 3 (8.57%) Gradle
5 3 (8.57%) Maven
6 2 (5.71%) Grunt
6 2 (5.71%) Subversion
6 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.86%) CruiseControl
7 1 (2.86%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.86%) MSBuild
7 1 (2.86%) NUnit
7 1 (2.86%) Protractor
7 1 (2.86%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (40.00%) Retail
2 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.71%) Finance
4 1 (2.86%) Advertising
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (82.86%) Developer
2 18 (51.43%) .NET Developer
3 10 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (25.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 6 (17.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Java Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Lead Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Architect
8 2 (5.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (5.71%) Lead C# Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Sitecore Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) WPF Developer
9 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce Architect
9 1 (2.86%) Scala Developer
9 1 (2.86%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (80.00%) .NET
2 16 (45.71%) ASP.NET
3 13 (37.14%) CSS
3 13 (37.14%) HTML
4 10 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 9 (25.71%) jQuery
6 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (17.14%) Ajax
7 6 (17.14%) AngularJS
7 6 (17.14%) SOAP
8 5 (14.29%) WCF
9 4 (11.43%) Entity Framework
9 4 (11.43%) JSON
9 4 (11.43%) Sass
9 4 (11.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (11.43%) WPF
9 4 (11.43%) XML
10 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (8.57%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Algorithms
1 4 (11.43%) Data Structures
1 4 (11.43%) RIA
1 4 (11.43%) User Experience
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.86%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (51.43%) MVC
3 14 (40.00%) TDD
4 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
4 9 (25.71%) Web Development
5 7 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (17.14%) BDD
7 5 (14.29%) ATDD
7 5 (14.29%) B2B
7 5 (14.29%) CRM
7 5 (14.29%) DevOps
7 5 (14.29%) SOA
8 4 (11.43%) Complexity Analysis
8 4 (11.43%) OO
8 4 (11.43%) OOD
9 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
9 3 (8.57%) Logistics
9 3 (8.57%) Scrum
9 3 (8.57%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) JavaScript
2 9 (25.71%) Java
3 8 (22.86%) SQL
4 5 (14.29%) PHP
5 4 (11.43%) Clojure
6 3 (8.57%) Go
6 3 (8.57%) Rust
7 2 (5.71%) C++
7 2 (5.71%) Python
8 1 (2.86%) C
8 1 (2.86%) Groovy
8 1 (2.86%) Perl
8 1 (2.86%) Ruby
8 1 (2.86%) Scala
8 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Ansible
1 3 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (8.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle
3 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.71%) IBM
4 2 (5.71%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.86%) CA
5 1 (2.86%) Teradata