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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
South East / Kent
Rank 7 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing C# 39 47 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 15.00% 20.98% 14.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.39% 43.52% 34.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 41 22
Median daily rate £338 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £285 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.58%

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
99 108 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 38.08% 48.21% 42.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 88 63
Median daily rate £340 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 4
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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
Folkestone +1 7 £375 +19.52% 5
Maidstone -3 3 £350 +7.69% 8
West Malling -2 2 - - 3
Canterbury - 1 £375 - 1
Chatham - 1 £450 - 1
Dartford - 1 £250 - 3
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 59 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (79.66%) .NET Framework
3 45 (76.27%) Entity Framework
4 35 (59.32%) SQL Server
5 34 (57.63%) MVC
6 31 (52.54%) ASP.NET
7 26 (44.07%) ASP.NET MVC
8 25 (42.37%) Team Foundation Server
9 23 (38.98%) SQL
9 23 (38.98%) TDD
10 22 (37.29%) XML
11 21 (35.59%) ASP.NET Web API
12 19 (32.20%) Concurrent Programming
12 19 (32.20%) Front End Development
12 19 (32.20%) JSON
12 19 (32.20%) LINQ
12 19 (32.20%) Multithreading
12 19 (32.20%) Oracle
12 19 (32.20%) Web Services
12 19 (32.20%) Multithreaded Programming
13 18 (30.51%) LINQ to SQL
14 17 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (25.42%) JavaScript
16 13 (22.03%) HTML
16 13 (22.03%) Algorithms
17 12 (20.34%) Data Management
18 11 (18.64%) CSS
18 11 (18.64%) Microsoft
19 10 (16.95%) AngularJS
20 7 (11.86%) Advertising

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 2013
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (59.32%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.17%) DB2
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (42.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.08%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.08%) Selenium
2 3 (5.08%) SpecFlow
3 2 (3.39%) HP UFT
3 2 (3.39%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (3.39%) SoapUI
3 2 (3.39%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.69%) Subversion
4 1 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.69%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (11.86%) Advertising
2 5 (8.47%) Finance
3 1 (1.69%) Back Office
3 1 (1.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (96.61%) Developer
2 54 (91.53%) .NET Developer
3 38 (64.41%) C# Developer
4 37 (62.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (16.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (8.47%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Senior C# Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.47%) SQL Developer
7 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Senior SQL Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Senior SQL Server Developer
7 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Automation Tester
8 2 (3.39%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 2 (3.39%) QA Automation Tester
8 2 (3.39%) Senior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (79.66%) .NET Framework
3 45 (76.27%) Entity Framework
4 31 (52.54%) ASP.NET
5 26 (44.07%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (37.29%) XML
7 21 (35.59%) ASP.NET Web API
8 19 (32.20%) JSON
8 19 (32.20%) LINQ
8 19 (32.20%) Web Services
9 18 (30.51%) LINQ to SQL
10 13 (22.03%) HTML
11 11 (18.64%) CSS
12 10 (16.95%) AngularJS
13 4 (6.78%) COM
13 4 (6.78%) HTML5
14 3 (5.08%) KnockoutJS
15 2 (3.39%) Gherkin
15 2 (3.39%) REST
15 2 (3.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) Algorithms
2 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (57.63%) MVC
2 23 (38.98%) TDD
3 19 (32.20%) Concurrent Programming
3 19 (32.20%) Front End Development
3 19 (32.20%) Multithreaded Programming
3 19 (32.20%) Multithreading
4 17 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (20.34%) Data Management
6 6 (10.17%) Web Development
7 3 (5.08%) Scrum
8 2 (3.39%) Automated Testing
8 2 (3.39%) BDD
8 2 (3.39%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (3.39%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.39%) Defect Management
8 2 (3.39%) Matrix Management
8 2 (3.39%) QA Automation
8 2 (3.39%) SDLC
8 2 (3.39%) UML
8 2 (3.39%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (38.98%) SQL
2 15 (25.42%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.78%) VB.NET
4 3 (5.08%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.39%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.69%) Java
6 1 (1.69%) PHP
6 1 (1.69%) VB
6 1 (1.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
1 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (32.20%) Oracle
2 11 (18.64%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.69%) Infragistics
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