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 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 6 13 9
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs citing C# 52 37 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 17.45% 12.37% 12.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.39% 30.58% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 20 22
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£338 £263 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £235 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £330 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.68% +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
132 121 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 44.30% 40.47% 31.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 68 66
Average daily rate £338 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 £26.21 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.04% +138.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 August 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 28 August 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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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
Canterbury 0 7 £345 +11.29% 3
Maidstone +1 5 £369 - 1
Tunbridge Wells - 4 £350 - 8
Folkestone - 3 £318 - 3
Tonbridge - 3 £363 - 1
Rochester 0 2 - - 1
Sittingbourne - 2 £325 -
Dover - 2 £338 -
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 August 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#.

1 101 (92.66%) .NET
2 78 (71.56%) ASP.NET
3 74 (67.89%) MVC
4 59 (54.13%) JavaScript
5 54 (49.54%) AngularJS
6 53 (48.62%) HTML
7 50 (45.87%) SQL Server
8 45 (41.28%) ASP.NET MVC
9 44 (40.37%) CSS
10 37 (33.94%) TDD
11 32 (29.36%) jQuery
12 30 (27.52%) .NET Framework
13 27 (24.77%) CSS3
14 26 (23.85%) Entity Framework
14 26 (23.85%) HTML5
14 26 (23.85%) SQL
15 22 (20.18%) Microsoft
16 21 (19.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 20 (18.35%) Oracle
17 20 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
18 17 (15.60%) Oracle Database
19 16 (14.68%) ASP.NET Web API
19 16 (14.68%) BDD
19 16 (14.68%) Finance
20 14 (12.84%) Visual Studio
21 13 (11.93%) Oracle Database 10g
21 13 (11.93%) Oracle Database 11g
22 12 (11.01%) Software Engineering
23 11 (10.09%) WCF
23 11 (10.09%) Scrum

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (8.26%) CMS
2 6 (5.50%) Umbraco
3 5 (4.59%) IIS
4 2 (1.83%) ArcGIS
4 2 (1.83%) ArcIMS
4 2 (1.83%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.92%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (45.87%) SQL Server
2 17 (15.60%) Oracle Database
3 13 (11.93%) Oracle Database 10g
3 13 (11.93%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (9.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.83%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.92%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (12.84%) Visual Studio
2 10 (9.17%) ReSharper
2 10 (9.17%) TeamCity
3 7 (6.42%) Git (software)
4 6 (5.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (5.50%) Subversion
5 3 (2.75%) TortoiseSVN
6 2 (1.83%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.83%) Selenium
7 1 (0.92%) JIRA
7 1 (0.92%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.92%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.92%) GCC
7 1 (0.92%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.92%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (14.68%) Finance
2 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 91 (83.49%) Developer
2 83 (76.15%) .NET Developer
3 61 (55.96%) C# Developer
4 59 (54.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 35 (32.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 33 (30.28%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (6.42%) Senior Developer
7 7 (6.42%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (6.42%) Oracle Developer
8 6 (5.50%) Senior .NET Developer
8 6 (5.50%) .NET Software Engineer
8 6 (5.50%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
8 6 (5.50%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 6 (5.50%) Software Engineer
8 6 (5.50%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (5.50%) C# Software Engineer
9 5 (4.59%) Senior C# Developer
10 4 (3.67%) WPF Developer
11 3 (2.75%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (2.75%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (92.66%) .NET
2 78 (71.56%) ASP.NET
3 54 (49.54%) AngularJS
4 53 (48.62%) HTML
5 45 (41.28%) ASP.NET MVC
6 44 (40.37%) CSS
7 32 (29.36%) jQuery
8 30 (27.52%) .NET Framework
9 27 (24.77%) CSS3
10 26 (23.85%) HTML5
10 26 (23.85%) Entity Framework
11 21 (19.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 16 (14.68%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (10.09%) KnockoutJS
13 11 (10.09%) WCF
14 9 (8.26%) Razor View Engine
15 6 (5.50%) LINQ
16 5 (4.59%) WPF
17 4 (3.67%) Classic ASP
17 4 (3.67%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.67%) W3C
1 4 (3.67%) User Experience
2 2 (1.83%) NHS
2 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (1.83%) GIS
3 1 (0.92%) Device Driver
3 1 (0.92%) Tandem
3 1 (0.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.92%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (0.92%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.42%) Windows
2 3 (2.75%) Linux
3 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (67.89%) MVC
2 37 (33.94%) TDD
3 20 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (14.68%) BDD
5 12 (11.01%) Software Engineering
6 11 (10.09%) Scrum
7 10 (9.17%) OO
8 9 (8.26%) E-Commerce
8 9 (8.26%) MVVM
9 7 (6.42%) Software Architecture
9 7 (6.42%) Web Development
10 6 (5.50%) Migration
11 4 (3.67%) SDLC
12 3 (2.75%) Unit Testing
12 3 (2.75%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (1.83%) Data Management
13 2 (1.83%) ETL
13 2 (1.83%) Business Intelligence
13 2 (1.83%) Dependency Injection
14 1 (0.92%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 59 (54.13%) JavaScript
2 26 (23.85%) SQL
3 6 (5.50%) T-SQL
3 6 (5.50%) PL/SQL
4 3 (2.75%) C
4 3 (2.75%) C++
5 2 (1.83%) PHP
5 2 (1.83%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (1.83%) ISEB
2 1 (0.92%) Degree
2 1 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.75%) Firmware
Vendors
1 22 (20.18%) Microsoft
2 20 (18.35%) Oracle
3 2 (1.83%) ESRI
4 1 (0.92%) Adobe
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Venturi
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Posted: 26 days ago