The first table below looks at the demand for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hove region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Hove region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 2 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing C# 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hove 21.74% - 7.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 62.50% - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Average daily rate £313 - £214
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 - £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £215
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +31.14%
Programming Languages Category
Hove
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
8 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hove 34.78% 33.33% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
Average daily rate £300 £535 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.92% +151.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
C#
East Sussex

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Hove

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Hove region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Hove

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Hove

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C# across the Hove region.

C# Daily Rate Trend in Hove

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Hove

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Hove region.

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Hove

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hove

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hove 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 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) BDD
2 6 (85.71%) TeamCity
2 6 (85.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio
2 6 (85.71%) REST
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
4 3 (42.86%) JSON
4 3 (42.86%) JIRA
4 3 (42.86%) QA
4 3 (42.86%) Selenium
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (42.86%) HTTP
4 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) SpecFlow
4 3 (42.86%) Gherkin

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Hove by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hove 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.

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) TeamCity
1 6 (85.71%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio
2 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 3 (42.86%) Selenium
2 3 (42.86%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Test Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Automation Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) REST
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) JSON
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) Gherkin
4 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
4 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (28.57%) Ember.js
5 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
5 2 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 2
6 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) BDD
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA