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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 11 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Contract jobs citing C# 26 53 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 9.89% 17.85% 13.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.08% 40.15% 32.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 36 22
Median daily rate £350 £330 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £305 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £369 £324
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.38 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.94% +7.68%
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
96 132 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 36.50% 44.44% 40.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 80 68
Median daily rate £340 £338 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Median hourly rate £17.42 - £26.21
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.68 - £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.15 - £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +4 8 £338 -8.47% 2
West Malling - 3 £350 -
Dover +8 1 £255 -
Tunbridge Wells +3 1 - - 5
Tonbridge -1 1 £460 +41.53%
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 80 (91.95%) .NET
2 59 (67.82%) MVC
3 49 (56.32%) ASP.NET
4 45 (51.72%) JavaScript
5 42 (48.28%) HTML
6 41 (47.13%) SQL Server
7 40 (45.98%) CSS
8 38 (43.68%) ASP.NET MVC
9 33 (37.93%) SQL
9 33 (37.93%) Microsoft
10 32 (36.78%) .NET Framework
11 28 (32.18%) ASP.NET Web API
12 26 (29.89%) jQuery
12 26 (29.89%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (28.74%) TDD
13 25 (28.74%) Finance
13 25 (28.74%) Entity Framework
13 25 (28.74%) HTML5
14 24 (27.59%) CSS3
15 23 (26.44%) AngularJS
16 19 (21.84%) SDLC
17 17 (19.54%) KnockoutJS
17 17 (19.54%) Software Engineering
18 15 (17.24%) Web Development
19 14 (16.09%) WCF
19 14 (16.09%) Oracle
19 14 (16.09%) Team Foundation Server
20 12 (13.79%) ETL
20 12 (13.79%) BDD
20 12 (13.79%) 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 (2.30%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.90%) IaaS
2 6 (6.90%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (47.13%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (6.90%) DataStage
3 6 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.30%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (16.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (13.79%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (5.75%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.30%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.30%) Moq
4 2 (2.30%) MSTest
4 2 (2.30%) NUnit
4 2 (2.30%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (2.30%) Subversion
4 2 (2.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.15%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (28.74%) Finance
2 6 (6.90%) Retail
3 5 (5.75%) Banking
4 3 (3.45%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.45%) Legal
4 3 (3.45%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.15%) Advertising
5 1 (1.15%) Games
Job Titles
1 71 (81.61%) Developer
2 53 (60.92%) .NET Developer
3 43 (49.43%) C# Developer
4 39 (44.83%) C# .NET Developer
5 30 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 17 (19.54%) JavaScript Developer
6 17 (19.54%) SQL Developer
7 13 (14.94%) Senior .NET Developer
7 13 (14.94%) Senior Developer
8 12 (13.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 12 (13.79%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 12 (13.79%) Senior C# Developer
8 12 (13.79%) Web Developer
9 10 (11.49%) C# WCF Developer
9 10 (11.49%) C# Web Developer
9 10 (11.49%) HTML Developer
9 10 (11.49%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 10 (11.49%) WCF Developer
10 8 (9.20%) .NET Web Developer
10 8 (9.20%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (91.95%) .NET
2 49 (56.32%) ASP.NET
3 42 (48.28%) HTML
4 40 (45.98%) CSS
5 38 (43.68%) ASP.NET MVC
6 32 (36.78%) .NET Framework
7 28 (32.18%) ASP.NET Web API
8 26 (29.89%) jQuery
9 25 (28.74%) Entity Framework
9 25 (28.74%) HTML5
10 24 (27.59%) CSS3
11 23 (26.44%) AngularJS
12 17 (19.54%) KnockoutJS
13 14 (16.09%) WCF
14 12 (13.79%) SignalR
15 7 (8.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 7 (8.05%) WPF
16 5 (5.75%) XML
17 4 (4.60%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 4 (4.60%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.75%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.30%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.30%) NHS
3 2 (2.30%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.15%) Clustering
4 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.15%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.15%) iPad
4 1 (1.15%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (67.82%) MVC
2 26 (29.89%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (28.74%) TDD
4 19 (21.84%) SDLC
5 17 (19.54%) Software Engineering
6 15 (17.24%) Web Development
7 12 (13.79%) BDD
7 12 (13.79%) ETL
7 12 (13.79%) SOLID
8 10 (11.49%) E-Commerce
9 9 (10.34%) Front End Development
10 8 (9.20%) Waterfall
11 7 (8.05%) Scrum
12 6 (6.90%) Migration
13 5 (5.75%) Continuous Integration
14 4 (4.60%) High Availability
14 4 (4.60%) Investment Management
14 4 (4.60%) Wealth Management
15 3 (3.45%) CQRS
15 3 (3.45%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (51.72%) JavaScript
2 33 (37.93%) SQL
3 6 (6.90%) PL/SQL
4 5 (5.75%) PowerShell
4 5 (5.75%) T-SQL
4 5 (5.75%) VB
5 4 (4.60%) PHP
6 2 (2.30%) Java
6 2 (2.30%) VBScript
7 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.15%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (9.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 33 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 14 (16.09%) Oracle
3 2 (2.30%) Infragistics
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