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 29 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 33 24 24
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Contract jobs citing C# 43 40 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.06% 5.94% 6.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.58% 14.98% 14.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 27 32
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £224 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £375 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.78 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +7.14%
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
295 267 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 34.75% 39.67% 42.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 153 137
Average daily rate £350 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £238 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £402 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 9
Average hourly rate £32.50 £37.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.94 £21.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 29 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Watford +3 11 £350 +33.33% 9
Welwyn Garden City -5 7 £550 -
Letchworth -1 2 £336 - 2
Hemel Hempstead -4 1 - - 3
Stevenage -11 1 £375 +13.63% 3
Borehamwood - 1 - - 2
C#
East of England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 57 (77.03%) .NET
2 32 (43.24%) ASP.NET
3 31 (41.89%) SQL
4 29 (39.19%) SQL Server
5 25 (33.78%) JavaScript
6 21 (28.38%) HTML
7 20 (27.03%) Web Services
8 19 (25.68%) Windows
9 18 (24.32%) Visual Studio
9 18 (24.32%) MVC
10 17 (22.97%) CSS
10 17 (22.97%) jQuery
11 16 (21.62%) .NET Framework
12 15 (20.27%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (20.27%) C++
13 14 (18.92%) XML
13 14 (18.92%) Microsoft
13 14 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (14.86%) C
14 11 (14.86%) PowerShell
14 11 (14.86%) Software Engineering
15 10 (13.51%) WCF
15 10 (13.51%) Entity Framework
15 10 (13.51%) T-SQL
15 10 (13.51%) VB.NET
15 10 (13.51%) Linux
16 9 (12.16%) MS Excel
16 9 (12.16%) SharePoint
16 9 (12.16%) Active Directory

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 9 (12.16%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.76%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (6.76%) IIS
3 3 (4.05%) ArchestrA
4 2 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.70%) CMS
5 1 (1.35%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.35%) Confluence
5 1 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.35%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 9 (12.16%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.76%) MS Visio
2 5 (6.76%) Simulink
2 5 (6.76%) MS Office
3 1 (1.35%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.35%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.46%) LDAP
2 6 (8.11%) Internet
2 6 (8.11%) Radio Access Network
3 5 (6.76%) 4G
3 5 (6.76%) 3G
3 5 (6.76%) 2G
4 3 (4.05%) VLAN
4 3 (4.05%) LTE
4 3 (4.05%) DHCP
4 3 (4.05%) SNMP
4 3 (4.05%) DNS
5 2 (2.70%) 3GPP
5 2 (2.70%) Telnet
6 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (39.19%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.41%) Sybase ASE
3 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.41%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.41%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (5.41%) MySQL
4 3 (4.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.70%) DB2
6 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (24.32%) Visual Studio
2 8 (10.81%) Subversion
3 5 (6.76%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.76%) Grunt
3 5 (6.76%) gulp
4 4 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.35%) GCC
5 1 (1.35%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.35%) JIRA
5 1 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.35%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 6 (8.11%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.41%) Finance
2 4 (5.41%) Manufacturing
2 4 (5.41%) Retail
3 1 (1.35%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.35%) Marketing
3 1 (1.35%) Advertising
3 1 (1.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 53 (71.62%) Developer
2 22 (29.73%) .NET Developer
3 12 (16.22%) C# Developer
4 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (10.81%) Software Engineer
5 7 (9.46%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (6.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (5.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Applications Developer
7 4 (5.41%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Architect
8 3 (4.05%) SharePoint Developer
8 3 (4.05%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Agile .NET Developer
9 2 (2.70%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (2.70%) Lead Developer
9 2 (2.70%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (77.03%) .NET
2 32 (43.24%) ASP.NET
3 21 (28.38%) HTML
4 20 (27.03%) Web Services
5 17 (22.97%) CSS
5 17 (22.97%) jQuery
6 16 (21.62%) .NET Framework
7 15 (20.27%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (18.92%) XML
9 10 (13.51%) WCF
9 10 (13.51%) Entity Framework
10 9 (12.16%) AngularJS
11 8 (10.81%) HTML5
12 7 (9.46%) SOAP
12 7 (9.46%) ADO.NET
12 7 (9.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (9.46%) LINQ
13 5 (6.76%) CSS3
14 4 (5.41%) KnockoutJS
14 4 (5.41%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.81%) PKI
3 7 (9.46%) Mathematics
4 4 (5.41%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.05%) User Experience
5 3 (4.05%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.05%) Kindle
6 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.70%) RIA
6 2 (2.70%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.35%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.35%) Social Media
7 1 (1.35%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.35%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.68%) Windows
2 10 (13.51%) Linux
3 5 (6.76%) UNIX
4 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.35%) FreeBSD
5 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.32%) MVC
2 14 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (14.86%) Software Engineering
4 9 (12.16%) Workflow
5 8 (10.81%) UML
6 6 (8.11%) E-Commerce
6 6 (8.11%) Configuration Management
6 6 (8.11%) Performance Management
7 5 (6.76%) Scrum
7 5 (6.76%) E-Procurement
8 4 (5.41%) Change Management
8 4 (5.41%) Data Modelling
8 4 (5.41%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (5.41%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (5.41%) Web Development
9 3 (4.05%) Time Management
9 3 (4.05%) TDD
9 3 (4.05%) Asset Management
9 3 (4.05%) SOA
9 3 (4.05%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 31 (41.89%) SQL
2 25 (33.78%) JavaScript
3 15 (20.27%) C++
4 11 (14.86%) C
4 11 (14.86%) PowerShell
5 10 (13.51%) T-SQL
5 10 (13.51%) VB.NET
6 8 (10.81%) Java
7 5 (6.76%) VB
7 5 (6.76%) Shell Script
8 4 (5.41%) Perl
9 1 (1.35%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.35%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (9.46%) Degree
2 5 (6.76%) CISSP
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.35%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.35%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 9 (12.16%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.41%) Terminal Services
2 4 (5.41%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (6.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 4 (5.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 4 (5.41%) SCOrch
2 4 (5.41%) SCCM
2 4 (5.41%) SCOM
2 4 (5.41%) Puppet
3 1 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.16%) Oracle
3 4 (5.41%) Sybase
3 4 (5.41%) Citrix
3 4 (5.41%) Symantec
3 4 (5.41%) Wonderware
4 3 (4.05%) 3PAR
4 3 (4.05%) ServiceNow
4 3 (4.05%) Dell
4 3 (4.05%) EMC
5 2 (2.70%) Nortel
5 2 (2.70%) Ericsson
5 2 (2.70%) Nintex
5 2 (2.70%) Huawei
5 2 (2.70%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 1 (1.35%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.35%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.35%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.35%) Perforce
6 1 (1.35%) ION Trading
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