The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 8 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Contract jobs citing C# 60 57 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 15.08% 23.46% 15.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.70% 47.90% 40.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 29 14
Median daily rate £338 £338 £354
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £300 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £350 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £38.81 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £37.62 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.97% +7.48%
C#
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Programming Languages Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
202 119 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 50.75% 48.97% 38.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 58 42
Median daily rate £385 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.07% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £304 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.81 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.06% -17.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Kent

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

C#
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 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
West Malling -1 8 £376 - 1
Tunbridge Wells 0 5 £413 +22.22% 3
Folkestone - 3 £318 -
Stansted - 3 - - 1
Tonbridge -7 2 - - 1
Dover 0 1 £255 -
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 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 Kent region with a requirement for C#.

1 111 (96.52%) .NET
2 76 (66.09%) HTML
3 74 (64.35%) JavaScript
4 72 (62.61%) CSS
5 70 (60.87%) MVC
6 65 (56.52%) ASP.NET
7 54 (46.96%) ASP.NET MVC
8 50 (43.48%) jQuery
8 50 (43.48%) .NET Framework
9 43 (37.39%) Entity Framework
9 43 (37.39%) SQL
10 42 (36.52%) Agile Software Development
10 42 (36.52%) CSS3
10 42 (36.52%) AngularJS
11 41 (35.65%) Microsoft
12 40 (34.78%) ASP.NET Web API
12 40 (34.78%) HTML5
13 38 (33.04%) TDD
14 37 (32.17%) SQL Server
15 34 (29.57%) Web Development
16 30 (26.09%) Software Engineering
17 26 (22.61%) Finance
18 22 (19.13%) SDLC
19 21 (18.26%) Waterfall
19 21 (18.26%) E-Commerce
20 19 (16.52%) WCF
20 19 (16.52%) KnockoutJS
20 19 (16.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
21 16 (13.91%) SOLID
22 15 (13.04%) SignalR

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (1.74%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.87%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (3.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.22%) IaaS
1 6 (5.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (5.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.87%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (32.17%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (5.22%) DataStage
3 6 (5.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.61%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 15 (13.04%) Octopus Deploy
2 14 (12.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.35%) Subversion
3 5 (4.35%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.87%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.87%) Moq
5 1 (0.87%) MSTest
5 1 (0.87%) NUnit
5 1 (0.87%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.87%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.87%) Selenium
5 1 (0.87%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.87%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.87%) Xcode
General
1 26 (22.61%) Finance
2 6 (5.22%) Retail
3 4 (3.48%) Banking
4 3 (2.61%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.61%) Legal
4 3 (2.61%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.74%) Games
6 1 (0.87%) Advertising
6 1 (0.87%) Back Office
6 1 (0.87%) Electronics
6 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.87%) Marketing
6 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 91 (79.13%) Developer
2 69 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 60 (52.17%) C# Developer
4 53 (46.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 47 (40.87%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 34 (29.57%) JavaScript Developer
7 24 (20.87%) Web Developer
8 22 (19.13%) C# Web Developer
8 22 (19.13%) HTML Developer
9 20 (17.39%) .NET Web Developer
9 20 (17.39%) Senior .NET Developer
9 20 (17.39%) Senior Developer
10 19 (16.52%) HTML CSS Developer
11 18 (15.65%) SQL Developer
12 15 (13.04%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 15 (13.04%) Senior C# Developer
12 15 (13.04%) Senior JavaScript Developer
13 13 (11.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 13 (11.30%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 9 (7.83%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (96.52%) .NET
2 76 (66.09%) HTML
3 72 (62.61%) CSS
4 65 (56.52%) ASP.NET
5 54 (46.96%) ASP.NET MVC
6 50 (43.48%) .NET Framework
6 50 (43.48%) jQuery
7 43 (37.39%) Entity Framework
8 42 (36.52%) AngularJS
8 42 (36.52%) CSS3
9 40 (34.78%) ASP.NET Web API
9 40 (34.78%) HTML5
10 19 (16.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 19 (16.52%) KnockoutJS
10 19 (16.52%) WCF
11 15 (13.04%) SignalR
12 8 (6.96%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 7 (6.09%) RESTful
13 7 (6.09%) WPF
14 6 (5.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.35%) Public Cloud
3 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.87%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.87%) Hedge funds
4 1 (0.87%) iPad
4 1 (0.87%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.87%) NHS
4 1 (0.87%) PlayStation
4 1 (0.87%) Private Cloud
4 1 (0.87%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.61%) Windows
2 1 (0.87%) Android
2 1 (0.87%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.87%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (60.87%) MVC
2 42 (36.52%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (33.04%) TDD
4 34 (29.57%) Web Development
5 30 (26.09%) Software Engineering
6 22 (19.13%) SDLC
7 21 (18.26%) E-Commerce
7 21 (18.26%) Waterfall
8 16 (13.91%) SOLID
9 15 (13.04%) BDD
10 14 (12.17%) Front End Development
11 12 (10.43%) Scrum
12 9 (7.83%) ETL
13 8 (6.96%) Migration
14 6 (5.22%) SOA
15 5 (4.35%) Web Application Development
16 4 (3.48%) Continuous Integration
16 4 (3.48%) Wealth Management
17 3 (2.61%) Fund Management
17 3 (2.61%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (64.35%) JavaScript
2 43 (37.39%) SQL
3 7 (6.09%) VB
4 6 (5.22%) PL/SQL
5 5 (4.35%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.61%) VBScript
7 2 (1.74%) Java
7 2 (1.74%) PHP
8 1 (0.87%) C++
8 1 (0.87%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.87%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.87%) XAML
Qualifications
1 9 (7.83%) Degree
2 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.87%) QA
Vendors
1 41 (35.65%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.96%) Oracle
3 1 (0.87%) Infragistics
3 1 (0.87%) SAP