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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 44 34 26
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -8
Contract jobs citing C# 17 31 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.50% 4.16% 5.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.77% 13.03% 13.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 20
Median daily rate £363 £344 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £261 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £483 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.41% +11.42%
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
174 238 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.59% 31.95% 38.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 106 145
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £269 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 16
Median hourly rate £43.70 £32.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.46% -12.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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 May 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 May 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
Watford +4 2 £510 - 5
St Albans 0 2 - - 6
Cheshunt - 2 £490 -
Royston - 2 £325 -
Hemel Hempstead -2 1 £575 +21.05% 4
C#
East of England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 46 (82.14%) .NET
2 25 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (41.07%) JavaScript
3 23 (41.07%) SQL
4 22 (39.29%) SOA
5 20 (35.71%) MVC
5 20 (35.71%) SQL Server
6 19 (33.93%) ASP.NET
7 18 (32.14%) HTML
7 18 (32.14%) jQuery
8 17 (30.36%) CSS
8 17 (30.36%) SOAP
8 17 (30.36%) Microsoft
9 16 (28.57%) .NET Framework
9 16 (28.57%) TDD
10 15 (26.79%) WCF
10 15 (26.79%) REST
11 14 (25.00%) E-Commerce
12 13 (23.21%) Visual Studio
13 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (21.43%) Software Engineering
13 12 (21.43%) Web Development
14 11 (19.64%) Red Hat
15 10 (17.86%) SaaS
15 10 (17.86%) Cloud Computing
15 10 (17.86%) DevOps
15 10 (17.86%) Retail
16 9 (16.07%) Data Integration
16 9 (16.07%) Middleware
16 9 (16.07%) Stakeholder Management

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 (5.36%) CMS
2 2 (3.57%) Confluence
2 2 (3.57%) JBoss
2 2 (3.57%) Node.js
2 2 (3.57%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.79%) IIS
3 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.86%) Cloud Computing
1 10 (17.86%) SaaS
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) Internet
2 1 (1.79%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.79%) Network Security
2 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.14%) DB2
2 4 (7.14%) MySQL
3 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (23.21%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.36%) CruiseControl
3 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.57%) FitNesse
4 2 (3.57%) Grunt
4 2 (3.57%) JIRA
4 2 (3.57%) MSTest
4 2 (3.57%) NUnit
4 2 (3.57%) SpecFlow
4 2 (3.57%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.79%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.79%) NetBeans
5 1 (1.79%) Selenium
5 1 (1.79%) Subversion
5 1 (1.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (17.86%) Retail
2 7 (12.50%) Finance
3 3 (5.36%) Legal
3 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.79%) Advertising
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.79%) Military
Job Titles
1 32 (57.14%) Developer
2 21 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 14 (25.00%) Architect
3 14 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 13 (23.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (19.64%) E-Commerce Architect
6 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (12.50%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
9 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 6 (10.71%) Senior Architect
10 5 (8.93%) Senior Solutions Architect
10 5 (8.93%) Software Engineer
10 5 (8.93%) Technical Architect
11 4 (7.14%) Senior Developer
12 3 (5.36%) Analyst
12 3 (5.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 3 (5.36%) Software Developer
13 2 (3.57%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (82.14%) .NET
2 19 (33.93%) ASP.NET
3 18 (32.14%) HTML
3 18 (32.14%) jQuery
4 17 (30.36%) CSS
4 17 (30.36%) SOAP
5 16 (28.57%) .NET Framework
6 15 (26.79%) REST
6 15 (26.79%) WCF
7 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (16.07%) Middleware
9 8 (14.29%) Ajax
9 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 8 (14.29%) HTML5
9 8 (14.29%) JSON
10 7 (12.50%) AngularJS
10 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 7 (12.50%) Entity Framework
10 7 (12.50%) MSMQ
10 7 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Data Integration
2 4 (7.14%) User Experience
3 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.36%) RIA
4 2 (3.57%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (3.57%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.57%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.79%) FMCG
5 1 (1.79%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.79%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) Windows
2 3 (5.36%) Linux
3 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (39.29%) SOA
3 20 (35.71%) MVC
4 16 (28.57%) TDD
5 14 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 12 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 12 (21.43%) Web Development
7 10 (17.86%) DevOps
8 9 (16.07%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (14.29%) Unit Testing
10 5 (8.93%) Change Control
10 5 (8.93%) Front End Development
10 5 (8.93%) SOLID
11 4 (7.14%) B2B
11 4 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (7.14%) High Availability
12 3 (5.36%) CRM
12 3 (5.36%) Integration Testing
12 3 (5.36%) Logistics
12 3 (5.36%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.07%) JavaScript
1 23 (41.07%) SQL
2 6 (10.71%) Java
2 6 (10.71%) T-SQL
3 4 (7.14%) C++
3 4 (7.14%) PHP
4 2 (3.57%) C
4 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.79%) Perl
5 1 (1.79%) Python
5 1 (1.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) HND
3 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (30.36%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.64%) Red Hat
3 5 (8.93%) Oracle
4 3 (5.36%) Sitecore
5 2 (3.57%) IBM
5 2 (3.57%) Splunk
6 1 (1.79%) Apigee
6 1 (1.79%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.79%) hybris
6 1 (1.79%) Mashery
6 1 (1.79%) Teradata
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
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