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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 12 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Contract jobs citing C# 27 51 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 11.11% 18.02% 12.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.40% 41.13% 35.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 38 15
Median daily rate £350 £338 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £305 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £376 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +275.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
86 124 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 35.39% 43.82% 35.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 70 57
Median daily rate £350 £338 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +17.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £400 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 6
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +275.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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
Maidstone +5 14 £379 +1.00% 5
Tunbridge Wells +5 1 - - 9
West Malling - 1 £350 -
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 52 (88.14%) .NET
2 41 (69.49%) MVC
3 38 (64.41%) SQL Server
4 31 (52.54%) ASP.NET
5 26 (44.07%) JavaScript
5 26 (44.07%) .NET Framework
6 23 (38.98%) SQL
7 22 (37.29%) HTML
7 22 (37.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (37.29%) Entity Framework
8 21 (35.59%) Microsoft
9 19 (32.20%) CSS
10 18 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (27.12%) Finance
12 15 (25.42%) Oracle
12 15 (25.42%) ASP.NET Web API
13 13 (22.03%) AngularJS
13 13 (22.03%) Front End Development
13 13 (22.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 12 (20.34%) jQuery
15 11 (18.64%) Team Foundation Server
15 11 (18.64%) HTML5
15 11 (18.64%) TDD
16 9 (15.25%) KnockoutJS
16 9 (15.25%) ETL
17 8 (13.56%) T-SQL
17 8 (13.56%) WCF
17 8 (13.56%) WPF
17 8 (13.56%) CSS3
17 8 (13.56%) SDLC

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 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (1.69%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.78%) PaaS
3 3 (5.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (64.41%) SQL Server
2 13 (22.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (10.17%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (5.08%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (5.08%) DataStage
5 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (18.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (10.17%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (5.08%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.08%) Subversion
3 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (3.39%) Moq
4 2 (3.39%) MSTest
4 2 (3.39%) NUnit
4 2 (3.39%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.69%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (27.12%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Advertising
2 3 (5.08%) Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 49 (83.05%) Developer
2 37 (62.71%) .NET Developer
3 29 (49.15%) C# Developer
4 28 (47.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (20.34%) SQL Developer
6 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 10 (16.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 9 (15.25%) Senior .NET Developer
7 9 (15.25%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 9 (15.25%) Senior C# Developer
7 9 (15.25%) Senior Developer
8 7 (11.86%) SQL Server Developer
9 6 (10.17%) C# WPF Developer
9 6 (10.17%) WPF Developer
10 5 (8.47%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 5 (8.47%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (8.47%) Software Engineer
11 4 (6.78%) DBA
11 4 (6.78%) SQL DBA
11 4 (6.78%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (88.14%) .NET
2 31 (52.54%) ASP.NET
3 26 (44.07%) .NET Framework
4 22 (37.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (37.29%) Entity Framework
4 22 (37.29%) HTML
5 19 (32.20%) CSS
6 15 (25.42%) ASP.NET Web API
7 13 (22.03%) AngularJS
8 12 (20.34%) jQuery
9 11 (18.64%) HTML5
10 9 (15.25%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (13.56%) CSS3
11 8 (13.56%) WCF
11 8 (13.56%) WPF
12 6 (10.17%) SignalR
13 5 (8.47%) REST
13 5 (8.47%) XML
14 4 (6.78%) Razor View Engine
14 4 (6.78%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.39%) Digital Media
2 2 (3.39%) NHS
2 2 (3.39%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.39%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.69%) Clustering
3 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.69%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.69%) iPad
3 1 (1.69%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (69.49%) MVC
2 18 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.03%) Front End Development
4 11 (18.64%) TDD
5 9 (15.25%) ETL
6 8 (13.56%) SDLC
7 6 (10.17%) BDD
7 6 (10.17%) SOLID
8 5 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (8.47%) Software Engineering
8 5 (8.47%) Web Development
9 4 (6.78%) High Availability
10 3 (5.08%) CQRS
10 3 (5.08%) Dependency Injection
10 3 (5.08%) ETL Development
10 3 (5.08%) Kimball Methodology
10 3 (5.08%) Load Balancing
10 3 (5.08%) Migration
10 3 (5.08%) MVVM
11 2 (3.39%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.07%) JavaScript
2 23 (38.98%) SQL
3 8 (13.56%) T-SQL
4 6 (10.17%) VB
5 5 (8.47%) PowerShell
6 4 (6.78%) PHP
7 3 (5.08%) PL/SQL
7 3 (5.08%) VB.NET
7 3 (5.08%) VBScript
8 2 (3.39%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 21 (35.59%) Microsoft
2 15 (25.42%) Oracle
3 3 (5.08%) Infragistics