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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 30 25 24
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing C# 47 26 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.48% 5.26% 6.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.70% 13.98% 14.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 19 33
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£350 £420 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +29.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £342 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £41.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
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
370 186 442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 43.17% 37.65% 45.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 105 221
Average daily rate £355 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £180 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 13
Average hourly rate £20.00 £41.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.09% +11.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £10.50 £32.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £62.00 £41.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -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 23 September 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#
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 23 September 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
Watford 0 9 £275 - 5
Hemel Hempstead -2 9 £355 +273.68% 2
Welwyn Garden City -3 5 £550 -12.00%
St Albans 0 2 £220 -43.22% 9
Hertford +1 1 £350 - 1
Letchworth - 1 £200 -
Potters Bar - - - -
Royston - - - - 2
Stevenage - - - - 5
Ware - - - -
Hitchin - - - - 1
Hoddesdon - - - -
Berkhamsted - - - - 1
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Borehamwood - - - -
Harpenden - - - -
C#
East of England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 69 (88.46%) .NET
2 43 (55.13%) ASP.NET
3 37 (47.44%) SQL Server
4 28 (35.90%) JavaScript
5 27 (34.62%) HTML
6 26 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (30.77%) MVC
8 23 (29.49%) SQL
9 22 (28.21%) CSS
10 21 (26.92%) jQuery
11 18 (23.08%) Microsoft
12 16 (20.51%) WCF
13 14 (17.95%) Scrum
14 13 (16.67%) E-Commerce
14 13 (16.67%) Web Services
14 13 (16.67%) Web Development
14 13 (16.67%) .NET Framework
14 13 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (15.38%) XML
15 12 (15.38%) TDD
16 11 (14.10%) Windows
17 10 (12.82%) Ajax
17 10 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
17 10 (12.82%) WPF
18 9 (11.54%) JSON
18 9 (11.54%) HTML5
18 9 (11.54%) BDD
18 9 (11.54%) C++
19 8 (10.26%) Marketing
19 8 (10.26%) REST

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 7 (8.97%) IIS
2 6 (7.69%) CMS
3 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.56%) EPiServer CMS
4 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.28%) Kentico
5 1 (1.28%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.56%) Intranet
3 1 (1.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (47.44%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (6.41%) Couchbase
4 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.56%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.28%) MySQL
8 1 (1.28%) DB2
8 1 (1.28%) DTS
8 1 (1.28%) Snowflake Schema
8 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.28%) QlikView
8 1 (1.28%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.28%) WebFOCUS
8 1 (1.28%) Sybase ASE
8 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (8.97%) Visual Studio
1 7 (8.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.41%) SpecFlow
2 5 (6.41%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.13%) FxCop
3 4 (5.13%) StyleCop
3 4 (5.13%) JIRA
4 2 (2.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.28%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.28%) NUnit
5 1 (1.28%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.28%) Subversion
5 1 (1.28%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.28%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.28%) Moq
5 1 (1.28%) dotTrace
General
1 8 (10.26%) Marketing
2 4 (5.13%) Retail
3 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.85%) Finance
4 1 (1.28%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 64 (82.05%) Developer
2 36 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 25 (32.05%) C# Developer
4 20 (25.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (19.23%) ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Lead Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Web Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.85%) .NET Web Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Silverlight Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.85%) C++ Developer
10 2 (2.56%) Applications Developer
10 2 (2.56%) 1st Line Support
10 2 (2.56%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (88.46%) .NET
2 43 (55.13%) ASP.NET
3 27 (34.62%) HTML
4 22 (28.21%) CSS
5 21 (26.92%) jQuery
6 16 (20.51%) WCF
7 13 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (16.67%) Web Services
7 13 (16.67%) .NET Framework
8 12 (15.38%) XML
9 10 (12.82%) Ajax
9 10 (12.82%) WPF
10 9 (11.54%) JSON
10 9 (11.54%) HTML5
11 8 (10.26%) REST
12 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 6 (7.69%) LINQ
13 6 (7.69%) CSS3
13 6 (7.69%) ADO.NET
14 5 (6.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.41%) Informatics
1 5 (6.41%) NHS
1 5 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.56%) PKI
3 1 (1.28%) Derivative
3 1 (1.28%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (1.28%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.28%) Replication
3 1 (1.28%) RIA
3 1 (1.28%) FMCG
3 1 (1.28%) iPhone
3 1 (1.28%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.28%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.10%) Windows
2 1 (1.28%) Android
2 1 (1.28%) Windows Phone 7
2 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.28%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (30.77%) MVC
3 14 (17.95%) Scrum
4 13 (16.67%) Web Development
4 13 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 12 (15.38%) TDD
6 9 (11.54%) BDD
7 7 (8.97%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (7.69%) MVVM
9 5 (6.41%) Automated Testing
9 5 (6.41%) OO
10 4 (5.13%) Code Coverage
10 4 (5.13%) Content Management
10 4 (5.13%) Regression Testing
10 4 (5.13%) Software Engineering
11 3 (3.85%) CRM
11 3 (3.85%) Data Modelling
11 3 (3.85%) Mentoring
12 2 (2.56%) Web Application Development
12 2 (2.56%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (35.90%) JavaScript
2 23 (29.49%) SQL
3 9 (11.54%) C++
4 5 (6.41%) T-SQL
5 4 (5.13%) VBScript
5 4 (5.13%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.85%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.56%) C
7 2 (2.56%) VB
8 1 (1.28%) VB6
8 1 (1.28%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle
3 3 (3.85%) EPiServer
4 2 (2.56%) Telerik
5 1 (1.28%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.28%) Red Gate
5 1 (1.28%) Tableau
5 1 (1.28%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.28%) Sybase
5 1 (1.28%) Cognos
5 1 (1.28%) Teradata
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Posted: 17 days ago