The first table below looks at the demand for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Knutsford region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 13 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing C# 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 1.75% 1.27% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.00% 10.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £325 £160 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+103.12% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £38.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.22%
Programming Languages Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10 10 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 17.54% 12.66% 30.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 7
Average daily rate £445 £475 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.31% +48.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £160 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £475 £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
C#
Cheshire

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Knutsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C# across the Knutsford region.

C# Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

C#
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Document Management
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Document Management
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript