The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 15 32 30
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -2
Contract jobs citing C# 31 30 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 9.87% 5.44% 4.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.41% 15.08% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 8
Median daily rate £325 £394 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.46% +24.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £206 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £344
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 0
Median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C#
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Programming Languages Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
127 199 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 40.45% 36.12% 35.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 134 97
Median daily rate £388 £442 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.23% +26.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £535 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 4
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Lancashire region.

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

C#
Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

C# Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

C#
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Preston +11 11 £314 -19.03% 2
Chorley - 5 £250 - 5
Lancaster 0 2 £338 +3.84%
Blackpool +6 1 £375 -11.76% 3
Carnforth - 1 £350 -
Fleetwood - 1 - -
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for C#.

1 43 (84.31%) .NET
2 20 (39.22%) SQL
2 20 (39.22%) ASP.NET
3 17 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 17 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
5 15 (29.41%) HTML
5 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (27.45%) WinForms
6 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
7 13 (25.49%) CRM
7 13 (25.49%) Dynamics CRM
8 11 (21.57%) .NET Framework
8 11 (21.57%) VB.NET
9 10 (19.61%) Oracle
9 10 (19.61%) XML
9 10 (19.61%) MVC
9 10 (19.61%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (19.61%) Entity Framework
10 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (15.69%) HTML5
11 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (15.69%) T-SQL
11 8 (15.69%) VB
12 7 (13.73%) Manufacturing
12 7 (13.73%) jQuery
12 7 (13.73%) Security Cleared
12 7 (13.73%) AngularJS
13 6 (11.76%) Oracle Database
13 6 (11.76%) Relational Database

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 (1.96%) Apache
1 1 (1.96%) OpenStack
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (1.96%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (25.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.96%) IaaS
1 1 (1.96%) PaaS
1 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) HTTP
2 1 (1.96%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 6 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.96%) MySQL
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.96%) Power BI
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 10 (19.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (9.80%) ClearCase
3 5 (9.80%) Rational Robot
4 4 (7.84%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.92%) NUnit
5 2 (3.92%) Subversion
6 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.96%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.96%) JUnit
6 1 (1.96%) Selenium
6 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (13.73%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.92%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Advertising
3 1 (1.96%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (84.31%) Developer
2 22 (43.14%) .NET Developer
3 15 (29.41%) C# Developer
4 12 (23.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Developer
6 8 (15.69%) Software Developer
7 7 (13.73%) CRM Developer
8 5 (9.80%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 4 (7.84%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (7.84%) C# Software Developer
9 4 (7.84%) HTML Developer
9 4 (7.84%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (5.88%) C# WPF Developer
10 3 (5.88%) Consultant
10 3 (5.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 3 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (5.88%) Technical Developer
10 3 (5.88%) WPF Developer
11 2 (3.92%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (84.31%) .NET
2 20 (39.22%) ASP.NET
3 15 (29.41%) HTML
4 14 (27.45%) WinForms
5 11 (21.57%) .NET Framework
6 10 (19.61%) Entity Framework
6 10 (19.61%) XML
7 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (15.69%) HTML5
9 7 (13.73%) AngularJS
9 7 (13.73%) jQuery
10 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (11.76%) WPF
11 5 (9.80%) XSD
11 5 (9.80%) XSLT
12 4 (7.84%) CSS
13 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web API
15 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 1 (1.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) iPad
2 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (1.96%) AIX
3 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Unix
3 1 (1.96%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (25.49%) CRM
3 10 (19.61%) MVC
4 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 5 (9.80%) TDD
6 3 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 3 (5.88%) ERP
6 3 (5.88%) SOLID
6 3 (5.88%) Web Development
7 2 (3.92%) Automated Testing
7 2 (3.92%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.92%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.92%) Issue Tracking
7 2 (3.92%) OO
7 2 (3.92%) OOP
7 2 (3.92%) SDLC
7 2 (3.92%) UML
7 2 (3.92%) Unit Testing
8 1 (1.96%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (39.22%) SQL
2 17 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 11 (21.57%) VB.NET
4 8 (15.69%) T-SQL
4 8 (15.69%) VB
5 6 (11.76%) C++
5 6 (11.76%) VB6
6 5 (9.80%) Java
7 2 (3.92%) C
7 2 (3.92%) Perl
7 2 (3.92%) Python
7 2 (3.92%) VC++
8 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.96%) COBOL
8 1 (1.96%) PHP
8 1 (1.96%) Ruby
8 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.96%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Docker
1 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
2 10 (19.61%) Oracle
3 4 (7.84%) Telerik
4 3 (5.88%) IBM
5 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.96%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.96%) HP
6 1 (1.96%) ICL
6 1 (1.96%) Micro Focus
6 1 (1.96%) Perforce
Blackpool, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £400 per year
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