The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 17 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing C# 52 52 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 7.51% 8.19% 11.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.41% 21.31% 25.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 33 85
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£355 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.50% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £246 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £573 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £41.50 - £38.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.28% -
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
232 244 437
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 33.53% 38.43% 46.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 133 249
Average daily rate £360 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £244 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £520 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 9
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -12.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.93 £10.82 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £37.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

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#
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

C# Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

C#
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead +8 9 £325 -23.07% 2
Welwyn Garden City -1 4 £355 -41.56% 4
Stevenage - 4 £288 - 4
Royston - 4 £335 -
Watford +1 2 - - 9
St Albans -4 1 - - 5
Hoddesdon - 1 - -
Letchworth - - - - 1
Potters Bar - - - - 2
Rickmansworth - - - -
Hertford - - - -
Hitchin - - - - 1
Borehamwood - - - - 1
Ware - - - - 4
C#
East of England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 96 (96.00%) .NET
2 51 (51.00%) ASP.NET
3 41 (41.00%) SQL Server
4 38 (38.00%) JavaScript
4 38 (38.00%) SQL
5 36 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (32.00%) HTML
6 32 (32.00%) MVC
7 31 (31.00%) Microsoft
8 27 (27.00%) CSS
9 26 (26.00%) .NET Framework
10 25 (25.00%) XML
11 24 (24.00%) TDD
12 21 (21.00%) jQuery
12 21 (21.00%) Windows
12 21 (21.00%) Scrum
13 19 (19.00%) WCF
13 19 (19.00%) BDD
14 17 (17.00%) ASP.NET MVC
15 15 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (15.00%) Web Services
15 15 (15.00%) ADO.NET
16 13 (13.00%) VBScript
16 13 (13.00%) E-Commerce
16 13 (13.00%) REST
17 12 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
17 12 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
17 12 (12.00%) MVVM
18 11 (11.00%) HTML5
18 11 (11.00%) LINQ

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 8 (8.00%) IIS
1 8 (8.00%) CMS
2 3 (3.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.00%) ColdFusion
3 2 (2.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.00%) EPiServer CMS
3 2 (2.00%) Node.js
3 2 (2.00%) Confluence
3 2 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.00%) Kentico
4 1 (1.00%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.00%) MS Office
3 4 (4.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.00%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.00%) Maya
4 1 (1.00%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.00%) PaaS
2 1 (1.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.00%) LTE
2 5 (5.00%) 4G
2 5 (5.00%) 2G
2 5 (5.00%) 3G
2 5 (5.00%) FTP
2 5 (5.00%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (3.00%) 3GPP
4 2 (2.00%) HTTP
5 1 (1.00%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.00%) Intranet
5 1 (1.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (41.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (9.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (8.00%) Couchbase
4 8 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (6.00%) Oracle Database
6 5 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (5.00%) DTS
6 5 (5.00%) Relational Database
7 4 (4.00%) NoSQL
8 3 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.00%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.00%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (1.00%) WebFOCUS
10 1 (1.00%) Sybase ASE
10 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.00%) QlikView
10 1 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (8.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (8.00%) Visual Studio
3 7 (7.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 7 (7.00%) SpecFlow
4 6 (6.00%) Git (software)
5 5 (5.00%) JIRA
6 4 (4.00%) NUnit
6 4 (4.00%) StyleCop
7 3 (3.00%) FxCop
7 3 (3.00%) Cucumber
7 3 (3.00%) Selenium
8 2 (2.00%) Eclipse
8 2 (2.00%) JUnit
8 2 (2.00%) ReSharper
8 2 (2.00%) CruiseControl
8 2 (2.00%) Subversion
8 2 (2.00%) Moq
8 2 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.00%) MSTest
General
1 10 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (7.00%) Marketing
2 7 (7.00%) Finance
3 4 (4.00%) Retail
4 2 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.00%) Banking
5 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.00%) Back Office
5 1 (1.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 81 (81.00%) Developer
2 46 (46.00%) .NET Developer
3 26 (26.00%) C# Developer
4 23 (23.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (12.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (12.00%) Software Developer
6 9 (9.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (8.00%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.00%) Lead Developer
9 3 (3.00%) Agile .NET Developer
9 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Developer
9 3 (3.00%) Software Programmer
9 3 (3.00%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.00%) Programmer
9 3 (3.00%) Architect
10 2 (2.00%) .NET Software Developer
10 2 (2.00%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (2.00%) Applications Developer
10 2 (2.00%) Web Developer
10 2 (2.00%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (96.00%) .NET
2 51 (51.00%) ASP.NET
3 32 (32.00%) HTML
4 27 (27.00%) CSS
5 26 (26.00%) .NET Framework
6 25 (25.00%) XML
7 21 (21.00%) jQuery
8 19 (19.00%) WCF
9 17 (17.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (15.00%) Web Services
10 15 (15.00%) ADO.NET
11 13 (13.00%) REST
12 11 (11.00%) HTML5
12 11 (11.00%) LINQ
13 10 (10.00%) WPF
13 10 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 9 (9.00%) XSLT
14 9 (9.00%) CSS3
15 8 (8.00%) Razor View Engine
15 8 (8.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.00%) NHS
2 3 (3.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.00%) EMV
3 2 (2.00%) Informatics
3 2 (2.00%) PKI
3 2 (2.00%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.00%) FMCG
4 1 (1.00%) iPhone
4 1 (1.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.00%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (1.00%) Kinect
4 1 (1.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (1.00%) Derivative
4 1 (1.00%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (1.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.00%) Physics
4 1 (1.00%) RIA
4 1 (1.00%) Replication
4 1 (1.00%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 21 (21.00%) Windows
2 3 (3.00%) UNIX
2 3 (3.00%) Linux
3 2 (2.00%) Windows Phone
3 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.00%) Android
3 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.00%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (32.00%) MVC
3 24 (24.00%) TDD
4 21 (21.00%) Scrum
5 19 (19.00%) BDD
6 15 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (13.00%) E-Commerce
8 12 (12.00%) MVVM
9 10 (10.00%) Software Engineering
10 8 (8.00%) SOA
10 8 (8.00%) OO
10 8 (8.00%) Regression Testing
10 8 (8.00%) Code Coverage
11 7 (7.00%) Web Development
12 6 (6.00%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (6.00%) OOP
12 6 (6.00%) Content Management
13 5 (5.00%) Database Tuning
13 5 (5.00%) Automated Testing
13 5 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 38 (38.00%) JavaScript
1 38 (38.00%) SQL
2 13 (13.00%) VBScript
3 11 (11.00%) VB.NET
3 11 (11.00%) T-SQL
4 8 (8.00%) C++
5 4 (4.00%) Java
5 4 (4.00%) Perl
6 3 (3.00%) C
7 2 (2.00%) Python
7 2 (2.00%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.00%) Scala
8 1 (1.00%) Ruby
8 1 (1.00%) Lua
8 1 (1.00%) VB
8 1 (1.00%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.00%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.00%) CFML
Qualifications
1 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.00%) Puppet
1 1 (1.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (1.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (31.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.00%) Oracle
3 3 (3.00%) EPiServer
4 2 (2.00%) Nortel
4 2 (2.00%) Ericsson
4 2 (2.00%) Huawei
4 2 (2.00%) Telerik
4 2 (2.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (1.00%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.00%) Red Gate
5 1 (1.00%) Sybase
5 1 (1.00%) Cognos
5 1 (1.00%) Adobe
5 1 (1.00%) Teradata
5 1 (1.00%) Tableau
5 1 (1.00%) Splunk
5 1 (1.00%) Xamarin
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TEKsystems
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Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
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Rate: £350 per annum
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