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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 9 2 10
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Contract jobs citing C# 70 58 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 14.77% 23.20% 13.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.69% 48.74% 34.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 28 14
Average daily rate £338 £325 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -20.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £350 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £38.81 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
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
244 119 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 51.48% 47.60% 38.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 52 42
Average daily rate £350 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £526 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+7.04% -2.73%

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 28 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Tunbridge Wells 0 11 £338 - 3
Folkestone 0 7 £318 - 1
West Malling - 5 £376 - 2
Maidstone 0 3 £388 -
Stansted - 3 - -
Tonbridge -7 2 - -
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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#.

1 118 (99.16%) .NET
2 83 (69.75%) HTML
3 81 (68.07%) JavaScript
4 78 (65.55%) CSS
5 76 (63.87%) MVC
6 73 (61.34%) ASP.NET
7 59 (49.58%) ASP.NET MVC
8 48 (40.34%) jQuery
9 46 (38.66%) .NET Framework
10 43 (36.13%) AngularJS
11 42 (35.29%) CSS3
11 42 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
12 41 (34.45%) Entity Framework
12 41 (34.45%) ASP.NET Web API
13 39 (32.77%) SQL
13 39 (32.77%) Microsoft
14 38 (31.93%) TDD
14 38 (31.93%) HTML5
15 35 (29.41%) Web Development
15 35 (29.41%) SQL Server
16 30 (25.21%) Finance
17 28 (23.53%) Software Engineering
18 23 (19.33%) E-Commerce
18 23 (19.33%) SDLC
19 21 (17.65%) Waterfall
20 19 (15.97%) KnockoutJS
20 19 (15.97%) WCF
20 19 (15.97%) ASP.NET MVC 4
21 17 (14.29%) Front End Development
22 16 (13.45%) SOLID

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 3 (2.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.84%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (3.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.04%) IaaS
1 6 (5.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (5.04%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (5.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (4.20%) DataStage
5 4 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.52%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (11.76%) Octopus Deploy
2 12 (10.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (5.04%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.20%) Subversion
5 4 (3.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.84%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.84%) Moq
6 1 (0.84%) MSTest
6 1 (0.84%) NUnit
6 1 (0.84%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.84%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.84%) Selenium
6 1 (0.84%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.84%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.84%) Xcode
General
1 30 (25.21%) Finance
2 6 (5.04%) Retail
3 4 (3.36%) Banking
4 3 (2.52%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.52%) Legal
4 3 (2.52%) Marketing
4 3 (2.52%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.68%) Games
6 1 (0.84%) Advertising
6 1 (0.84%) Back Office
6 1 (0.84%) Electronics
6 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 96 (80.67%) Developer
2 77 (64.71%) .NET Developer
3 67 (56.30%) C# Developer
4 59 (49.58%) C# .NET Developer
5 50 (42.02%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 34 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
7 23 (19.33%) Web Developer
8 22 (18.49%) C# Web Developer
8 22 (18.49%) HTML Developer
9 19 (15.97%) .NET Web Developer
9 19 (15.97%) HTML CSS Developer
9 19 (15.97%) Senior .NET Developer
9 19 (15.97%) Senior Developer
10 17 (14.29%) SQL Developer
11 14 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (11.76%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 14 (11.76%) Senior C# Developer
11 14 (11.76%) Senior JavaScript Developer
12 13 (10.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 13 (10.92%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (99.16%) .NET
2 83 (69.75%) HTML
3 78 (65.55%) CSS
4 73 (61.34%) ASP.NET
5 59 (49.58%) ASP.NET MVC
6 48 (40.34%) jQuery
7 46 (38.66%) .NET Framework
8 43 (36.13%) AngularJS
9 42 (35.29%) CSS3
10 41 (34.45%) ASP.NET Web API
10 41 (34.45%) Entity Framework
11 38 (31.93%) HTML5
12 19 (15.97%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 19 (15.97%) KnockoutJS
12 19 (15.97%) WCF
13 14 (11.76%) SignalR
14 11 (9.24%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 10 (8.40%) RESTful
16 7 (5.88%) WPF
17 6 (5.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.20%) Public Cloud
3 2 (1.68%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.84%) Hedge funds
4 1 (0.84%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.84%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.84%) NHS
4 1 (0.84%) PlayStation
4 1 (0.84%) Private Cloud
4 1 (0.84%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.84%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.36%) Windows
2 2 (1.68%) Android
2 2 (1.68%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.84%) Windows Phone
3 1 (0.84%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (63.87%) MVC
2 42 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (31.93%) TDD
4 35 (29.41%) Web Development
5 28 (23.53%) Software Engineering
6 23 (19.33%) E-Commerce
6 23 (19.33%) SDLC
7 21 (17.65%) Waterfall
8 17 (14.29%) Front End Development
9 16 (13.45%) SOLID
10 15 (12.61%) BDD
10 15 (12.61%) Scrum
11 9 (7.56%) SOA
12 7 (5.88%) Migration
13 6 (5.04%) Web Application Development
14 5 (4.20%) ETL
15 4 (3.36%) Wealth Management
16 3 (2.52%) Fund Management
16 3 (2.52%) Investment Management
16 3 (2.52%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (68.07%) JavaScript
2 39 (32.77%) SQL
3 5 (4.20%) PL/SQL
3 5 (4.20%) T-SQL
4 4 (3.36%) VB
5 3 (2.52%) VBScript
6 1 (0.84%) C++
6 1 (0.84%) Java
6 1 (0.84%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.84%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.84%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (3.36%) Degree
2 1 (0.84%) ISEB
2 1 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.84%) QA
Vendors
1 39 (32.77%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (0.84%) Adobe
3 1 (0.84%) Infragistics
3 1 (0.84%) SAP
3 1 (0.84%) Telerik
West Malling
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