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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
South East / Kent
Rank 5 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing C# 46 57 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 17.36% 15.16% 20.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 29.84% 44.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 52 28
Median daily rate £338 £336 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.37% +3.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £318 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £373 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £39.63 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+4.73% +15.69%

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
92 191 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 34.72% 50.80% 47.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 161 74
Median daily rate £338 £339 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.36% -3.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -62.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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 0 6 £325 +2.36% 2
Maidstone -1 5 £375 +7.14% 4
Tunbridge Wells +4 1 - - 7
Canterbury - 1 £375 -
Chatham - 1 £450 -
Dartford - 1 £250 - 3
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 76 (97.44%) .NET
2 52 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 49 (62.82%) Entity Framework
4 46 (58.97%) SQL
5 44 (56.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 39 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 39 (50.00%) LINQ
7 38 (48.72%) MVC
8 37 (47.44%) ASP.NET
9 35 (44.87%) XML
10 34 (43.59%) TDD
11 31 (39.74%) Web Services
11 31 (39.74%) Multithreading
11 31 (39.74%) Multithreaded Programming
12 30 (38.46%) Concurrent Programming
12 30 (38.46%) JSON
12 30 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
13 29 (37.18%) LINQ to SQL
14 23 (29.49%) Algorithms
15 22 (28.21%) ASP.NET Web API
15 22 (28.21%) Oracle
16 21 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
17 19 (24.36%) Data Management
18 16 (20.51%) HTML
18 16 (20.51%) JavaScript
19 15 (19.23%) Microsoft
20 13 (16.67%) VB.NET
21 12 (15.38%) CSS
21 12 (15.38%) Front End Development
22 11 (14.10%) AngularJS

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 (1.28%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.28%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.69%) DB2
3 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 44 (56.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (11.54%) Moq
2 9 (11.54%) MSBuild
2 9 (11.54%) NUnit
2 9 (11.54%) ReSharper
3 3 (3.85%) Selenium
3 3 (3.85%) SpecFlow
4 2 (2.56%) HP UFT
4 2 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (2.56%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.28%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.28%) Subversion
5 1 (1.28%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.28%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (11.54%) Advertising
2 6 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (1.28%) Back Office
3 1 (1.28%) Banking
Job Titles
1 74 (94.87%) Developer
2 70 (89.74%) .NET Developer
3 43 (55.13%) C# Developer
4 42 (53.85%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (24.36%) SQL Developer
6 10 (12.82%) WPF Developer
7 9 (11.54%) Oracle Developer
7 9 (11.54%) WCF Developer
7 9 (11.54%) WinForms Developer
8 7 (8.97%) Senior .NET Developer
8 7 (8.97%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 7 (8.97%) Senior C# Developer
8 7 (8.97%) Senior Developer
9 5 (6.41%) XML Developer
10 4 (5.13%) C# WCF Developer
10 4 (5.13%) C# WPF Developer
11 3 (3.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 3 (3.85%) Senior SQL Developer
11 3 (3.85%) Senior SQL Server Developer
11 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (97.44%) .NET
2 52 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 49 (62.82%) Entity Framework
4 39 (50.00%) LINQ
5 37 (47.44%) ASP.NET
6 35 (44.87%) XML
7 31 (39.74%) Web Services
8 30 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
8 30 (38.46%) JSON
9 29 (37.18%) LINQ to SQL
10 22 (28.21%) ASP.NET Web API
11 16 (20.51%) HTML
12 12 (15.38%) CSS
13 11 (14.10%) AngularJS
13 11 (14.10%) WCF
13 11 (14.10%) WPF
14 10 (12.82%) ADO.NET
14 10 (12.82%) WinForms
15 9 (11.54%) Caliburn.Micro
15 9 (11.54%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 23 (29.49%) Algorithms
2 9 (11.54%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.28%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (48.72%) MVC
2 34 (43.59%) TDD
3 31 (39.74%) Multithreaded Programming
3 31 (39.74%) Multithreading
4 30 (38.46%) Concurrent Programming
5 21 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (24.36%) Data Management
7 12 (15.38%) Front End Development
8 10 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (12.82%) MVVM
8 10 (12.82%) Unit Testing
9 9 (11.54%) Prototyping
10 8 (10.26%) Web Development
11 3 (3.85%) BDD
11 3 (3.85%) Scrum
11 3 (3.85%) SDLC
12 2 (2.56%) Automated Testing
12 2 (2.56%) Continuous Delivery
12 2 (2.56%) Defect Management
12 2 (2.56%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 46 (58.97%) SQL
2 16 (20.51%) JavaScript
3 13 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 3 (3.85%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.56%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.28%) LINC
6 1 (1.28%) VB
6 1 (1.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
1 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (28.21%) Oracle
2 15 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.56%) Infragistics
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