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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 22 20 21
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing C# 36 38 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.11% 6.30% 7.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.56% 20.88% 21.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 26 26
Median daily rate £319 £393 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.78% +8.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £313 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £625 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £43.00 £39.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.25% +20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £39.13 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.07% +14.23%

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
194 182 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 32.94% 30.18% 34.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 98 105
Median daily rate £363 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £285 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 14
Median hourly rate £45.71 £49.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.66% +32.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.72 £37.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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
St Albans 0 6 £250 -60.00% 17
Stevenage -3 3 £488 - 1
Letchworth - 3 £260 - 3
Watford +2 2 £350 +13.36% 8
Hertford - 2 - -
Hemel Hempstead +5 1 £360 -33.02% 5
Welwyn Garden City -11 1 £450 +30.43% 2
Rickmansworth - 1 - -
C#
East of England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 45 (71.43%) .NET
2 33 (52.38%) ASP.NET
3 31 (49.21%) SQL Server
3 31 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (42.86%) MVC
4 27 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 24 (38.10%) .NET Framework
6 22 (34.92%) SQL
6 22 (34.92%) HTML
6 22 (34.92%) ASP.NET Web API
7 21 (33.33%) Entity Framework
8 20 (31.75%) CSS
9 18 (28.57%) TDD
10 17 (26.98%) XML
10 17 (26.98%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (23.81%) Scrum
12 14 (22.22%) Web Services
12 14 (22.22%) Java
13 13 (20.63%) AngularJS
13 13 (20.63%) WCF
14 12 (19.05%) LINQ
14 12 (19.05%) jQuery
15 11 (17.46%) Visual Studio
16 10 (15.87%) SOAP
16 10 (15.87%) OO
16 10 (15.87%) BDD
17 9 (14.29%) RESTful
17 9 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
17 9 (14.29%) REST
17 9 (14.29%) Microsoft

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 (12.70%) IIS
2 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.17%) CMS
3 2 (3.17%) EPiServer
3 2 (3.17%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.59%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.59%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.59%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.59%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (1.59%) GitHub
2 1 (1.59%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.35%) VoIP
2 4 (6.35%) Wireshark
3 3 (4.76%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.59%) Internet
4 1 (1.59%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (49.21%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (7.94%) Relational Database
3 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.17%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.17%) MySQL
4 2 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.17%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (1.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.59%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (17.46%) Visual Studio
2 9 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (12.70%) Git (software)
3 8 (12.70%) JIRA
4 5 (7.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (7.94%) FxCop
4 5 (7.94%) Jenkins
4 5 (7.94%) ReSharper
4 5 (7.94%) StyleCop
5 4 (6.35%) Eclipse
5 4 (6.35%) Moq
6 3 (4.76%) Ant
6 3 (4.76%) Gradle
6 3 (4.76%) Maven
6 3 (4.76%) NetBeans
6 3 (4.76%) Protractor
7 2 (3.17%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.17%) Grunt
7 2 (3.17%) HP UFT
7 2 (3.17%) Xcode
General
1 8 (12.70%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Retail
3 3 (4.76%) Legal
3 3 (4.76%) Military
4 1 (1.59%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.59%) Publishing
4 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (77.78%) Developer
2 31 (49.21%) .NET Developer
3 22 (34.92%) C# Developer
4 14 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 8 (12.70%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
7 7 (11.11%) Java Developer
7 7 (11.11%) Software Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Analyst
8 5 (7.94%) Android Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Senior Developer
9 4 (6.35%) iOS Android Developer
9 4 (6.35%) iOS Developer
9 4 (6.35%) SQL Developer
10 3 (4.76%) .NET Software Developer
10 3 (4.76%) C# WCF Developer
10 3 (4.76%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (71.43%) .NET
2 33 (52.38%) ASP.NET
3 24 (38.10%) .NET Framework
4 22 (34.92%) ASP.NET Web API
4 22 (34.92%) HTML
5 21 (33.33%) Entity Framework
6 20 (31.75%) CSS
7 17 (26.98%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (26.98%) XML
8 14 (22.22%) Web Services
9 13 (20.63%) AngularJS
9 13 (20.63%) WCF
10 12 (19.05%) jQuery
10 12 (19.05%) LINQ
11 10 (15.87%) SOAP
12 9 (14.29%) REST
12 9 (14.29%) RESTful
13 8 (12.70%) XSLT
14 6 (9.52%) NHibernate
14 6 (9.52%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Contactless
1 4 (6.35%) EMV
1 4 (6.35%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.76%) Algorithms
2 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.76%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.17%) FMCG
4 1 (1.59%) RIA
4 1 (1.59%) Tandem
4 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.52%) Windows
2 5 (7.94%) Android
2 5 (7.94%) Apple iOS
2 5 (7.94%) Linux
3 4 (6.35%) Unix
4 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.59%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (42.86%) MVC
3 18 (28.57%) TDD
4 15 (23.81%) Scrum
5 10 (15.87%) BDD
5 10 (15.87%) OO
6 8 (12.70%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (12.70%) SOLID
7 6 (9.52%) ATDD
7 6 (9.52%) OOP
7 6 (9.52%) Software Engineering
7 6 (9.52%) Unit Testing
8 5 (7.94%) Code Coverage
8 5 (7.94%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (7.94%) E-Commerce
8 5 (7.94%) Refactoring
8 5 (7.94%) Wireframes
9 4 (6.35%) Android Development
9 4 (6.35%) DevOps
9 4 (6.35%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 22 (34.92%) SQL
3 14 (22.22%) Java
4 6 (9.52%) VBScript
5 5 (7.94%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.35%) Objective-C
6 4 (6.35%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.76%) C
7 3 (4.76%) C++
7 3 (4.76%) Clojure
7 3 (4.76%) Go
7 3 (4.76%) Rust
8 2 (3.17%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) ISEB
2 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) Ansible
1 3 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.94%) Atlassian
3 4 (6.35%) Oracle
4 2 (3.17%) Apple
4 2 (3.17%) HP
4 2 (3.17%) IBM
4 2 (3.17%) MuleSoft
4 2 (3.17%) Sybase
5 1 (1.59%) Remedy
5 1 (1.59%) Xamarin
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