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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 3 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing C# 71 46 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 23.91% 16.91% 11.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 42.20% 35.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 28 15
Average daily rate
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£338 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £327 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
142 109 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 47.81% 40.07% 32.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 60 59
Average daily rate £338 £295 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.40% -15.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £47.00 £27.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +71.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Maidstone -2 9 £350 +27.27% 1
Tunbridge Wells - 7 £350 - 3
Folkestone +1 4 £310 - 3
Rochester +1 2 - - 1
Canterbury -1 2 £298 -4.03% 4
Chatham - 2 £506 - 1
Sevenoaks - 2 - - 2
Tonbridge - 2 £331 - 1
Dover - 1 - - 2
Sittingbourne - 1 - -
West Malling - 1 - -
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 July 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#.

1 117 (90.70%) .NET
2 88 (68.22%) ASP.NET
3 79 (61.24%) MVC
4 70 (54.26%) AngularJS
5 63 (48.84%) JavaScript
6 56 (43.41%) HTML
6 56 (43.41%) SQL Server
7 48 (37.21%) ASP.NET MVC
8 47 (36.43%) CSS
9 40 (31.01%) TDD
10 34 (26.36%) Agile Software Development
11 33 (25.58%) .NET Framework
12 32 (24.81%) SQL
13 30 (23.26%) CSS3
14 29 (22.48%) HTML5
14 29 (22.48%) jQuery
15 28 (21.71%) Oracle
16 25 (19.38%) Microsoft
16 25 (19.38%) Entity Framework
17 22 (17.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 22 (17.05%) Oracle Database
18 20 (15.50%) Finance
19 19 (14.73%) Scrum
19 19 (14.73%) ASP.NET Web API
20 17 (13.18%) BDD
21 16 (12.40%) Visual Studio
22 15 (11.63%) KnockoutJS
23 14 (10.85%) OO
23 14 (10.85%) MVVM
23 14 (10.85%) WCF

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (6.98%) CMS
2 6 (4.65%) Umbraco
3 5 (3.88%) IIS
4 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.78%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.78%) ArcIMS
4 1 (0.78%) Node.js
4 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.78%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (43.41%) SQL Server
2 22 (17.05%) Oracle Database
3 13 (10.08%) Oracle Database 10g
3 13 (10.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (9.30%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.55%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.55%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (12.40%) Visual Studio
2 14 (10.85%) ReSharper
3 13 (10.08%) Git (software)
4 12 (9.30%) Subversion
5 10 (7.75%) TeamCity
6 8 (6.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (3.88%) TortoiseSVN
8 3 (2.33%) WebDriver
8 3 (2.33%) Selenium
9 2 (1.55%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.55%) JIRA
10 1 (0.78%) PowerBuilder
10 1 (0.78%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.78%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.78%) GCC
General
1 20 (15.50%) Finance
2 1 (0.78%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 109 (84.50%) Developer
2 96 (74.42%) .NET Developer
3 82 (63.57%) C# Developer
4 76 (58.91%) C# .NET Developer
5 38 (29.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 37 (28.68%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (5.43%) Software Engineer
7 7 (5.43%) Senior Developer
7 7 (5.43%) Oracle Developer
8 6 (4.65%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (4.65%) C# Software Engineer
8 6 (4.65%) .NET Software Engineer
8 6 (4.65%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
8 6 (4.65%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 6 (4.65%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (4.65%) WPF Developer
9 5 (3.88%) Firmware Engineer
9 5 (3.88%) Senior .NET Developer
10 4 (3.10%) Senior C# Developer
10 4 (3.10%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (90.70%) .NET
2 88 (68.22%) ASP.NET
3 70 (54.26%) AngularJS
4 56 (43.41%) HTML
5 48 (37.21%) ASP.NET MVC
6 47 (36.43%) CSS
7 33 (25.58%) .NET Framework
8 30 (23.26%) CSS3
9 29 (22.48%) jQuery
9 29 (22.48%) HTML5
10 25 (19.38%) Entity Framework
11 22 (17.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 19 (14.73%) ASP.NET Web API
13 15 (11.63%) KnockoutJS
14 14 (10.85%) WCF
15 11 (8.53%) WPF
16 9 (6.98%) Classic ASP
16 9 (6.98%) Razor View Engine
17 7 (5.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 7 (5.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.10%) W3C
2 2 (1.55%) Computer Science
2 2 (1.55%) Mobile App
2 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.78%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (0.78%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (0.78%) GIS
3 1 (0.78%) Device Driver
3 1 (0.78%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.08%) Windows
2 5 (3.88%) Linux
3 2 (1.55%) Android
3 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.55%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (61.24%) MVC
2 40 (31.01%) TDD
3 34 (26.36%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (14.73%) Scrum
5 17 (13.18%) BDD
6 14 (10.85%) MVVM
6 14 (10.85%) OO
7 13 (10.08%) Software Engineering
8 12 (9.30%) E-Commerce
9 9 (6.98%) Migration
9 9 (6.98%) OOP
10 7 (5.43%) Web Development
10 7 (5.43%) Software Architecture
11 5 (3.88%) Dependency Injection
12 4 (3.10%) Data Analysis
12 4 (3.10%) Domain-Driven Design
12 4 (3.10%) SDLC
12 4 (3.10%) Unit Testing
12 4 (3.10%) UML
12 4 (3.10%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 63 (48.84%) JavaScript
2 32 (24.81%) SQL
3 11 (8.53%) T-SQL
4 6 (4.65%) PL/SQL
4 6 (4.65%) C++
5 5 (3.88%) C
6 2 (1.55%) PHP
7 1 (0.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (1.55%) ISEB
1 2 (1.55%) Degree
2 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (3.88%) Firmware
Vendors
1 28 (21.71%) Oracle
2 25 (19.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.78%) Adobe
3 1 (0.78%) ESRI
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