The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 9 4 23
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +19
Contract jobs citing C# 37 46 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 13.07% 19.91% 4.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.17% 57.50% 13.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 26 8
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £230 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £29.75 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.67% -2.85%
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
115 80 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 40.64% 34.63% 35.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 40 57
Average daily rate £375 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £227 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 8
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.00 £35.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+135.29% -52.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 January 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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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
Tunbridge Wells +3 5 - - 2
Folkestone -1 3 £315 - 1
Canterbury +2 2 £350 +40.00% 3
Maidstone -3 1 - - 6
Dartford - 1 £400 - 5
Margate - - - -
Rochester - - - -
Sevenoaks - - - - 1
Sittingbourne - - - -
Tonbridge - - - - 3
Chatham - - - - 1
West Malling - - - -
Whitstable - - - -
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 79 (87.78%) .NET
2 55 (61.11%) ASP.NET
3 44 (48.89%) MVC
4 40 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 37 (41.11%) JavaScript
6 29 (32.22%) Oracle
7 25 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 23 (25.56%) AngularJS
9 22 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (23.33%) HTML
11 20 (22.22%) WCF
11 20 (22.22%) jQuery
12 17 (18.89%) Scrum
13 16 (17.78%) Microsoft
13 16 (17.78%) CSS
14 15 (16.67%) TDD
15 12 (13.33%) WPF
15 12 (13.33%) Finance
16 10 (11.11%) Web Services
16 10 (11.11%) HTML5
16 10 (11.11%) CSS3
16 10 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
16 10 (11.11%) Oracle Database
17 9 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
17 9 (10.00%) Web Development
17 9 (10.00%) Data Management
17 9 (10.00%) ETL
18 8 (8.89%) OO
18 8 (8.89%) Classic ASP
18 8 (8.89%) Sitecore

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 4 (4.44%) CMS
1 4 (4.44%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.22%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.11%) Node.js
4 1 (1.11%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.22%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.22%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.11%) Redis
5 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (7.78%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.22%) Subversion
3 2 (2.22%) ReSharper
3 2 (2.22%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.11%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.11%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.11%) Moq
4 1 (1.11%) MSTest
4 1 (1.11%) NUnit
4 1 (1.11%) PowerBuilder
General
1 12 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 82 (91.11%) Developer
2 71 (78.89%) .NET Developer
3 63 (70.00%) C# Developer
4 61 (67.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 39 (43.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 38 (42.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (10.00%) WPF Developer
8 4 (4.44%) Web Developer
8 4 (4.44%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.44%) Sitecore Developer
9 3 (3.33%) IT Graduate
9 3 (3.33%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (3.33%) C# Web Developer
9 3 (3.33%) Graduate
9 3 (3.33%) Senior C# Developer
10 2 (2.22%) Programmer
10 2 (2.22%) Project Manager
10 2 (2.22%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.22%) .NET Programmer
10 2 (2.22%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (87.78%) .NET
2 55 (61.11%) ASP.NET
3 25 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 23 (25.56%) AngularJS
5 21 (23.33%) HTML
6 20 (22.22%) WCF
6 20 (22.22%) jQuery
7 16 (17.78%) CSS
8 12 (13.33%) WPF
9 10 (11.11%) Web Services
9 10 (11.11%) HTML5
9 10 (11.11%) CSS3
9 10 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
10 8 (8.89%) Classic ASP
11 7 (7.78%) .NET Framework
11 7 (7.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 6 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (5.56%) XML
14 4 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 4 (4.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.22%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.11%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.11%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.11%) W3C
3 1 (1.11%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.78%) Windows
2 1 (1.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (48.89%) MVC
2 22 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (18.89%) Scrum
4 15 (16.67%) TDD
5 9 (10.00%) Web Development
5 9 (10.00%) Data Management
5 9 (10.00%) ETL
6 8 (8.89%) OO
7 5 (5.56%) Migration
8 4 (4.44%) Software Engineering
8 4 (4.44%) Unit Testing
8 4 (4.44%) MVVM
9 3 (3.33%) BDD
9 3 (3.33%) Automated Testing
9 3 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (3.33%) OOP
9 3 (3.33%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.33%) SOA
10 2 (2.22%) CRM
10 2 (2.22%) UML
Programming Languages
1 37 (41.11%) JavaScript
2 7 (7.78%) SQL
3 4 (4.44%) VB
4 2 (2.22%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.22%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.11%) VB6
5 1 (1.11%) Java
5 1 (1.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 29 (32.22%) Oracle
2 16 (17.78%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.89%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.11%) Informatica
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