The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 14 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing C# 12 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 7.02% 10.53% 5.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.00% 54.55% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 4
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£631 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £308 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £500 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Programming Languages Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
50 33 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 29.24% 19.30% 33.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 27 16
Average daily rate £401 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £500 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +262.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Luton

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Luton region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 30 (96.77%) .NET
2 25 (80.65%) E-Commerce
3 20 (64.52%) SOA
4 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
5 18 (58.06%) Microsoft Azure
6 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET
8 11 (35.48%) jQuery
8 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
9 10 (32.26%) MVC
9 10 (32.26%) Sitecore
10 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (29.03%) CMS
11 8 (25.81%) Retail
11 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
11 8 (25.81%) Cloud Computing
11 8 (25.81%) WCF
11 8 (25.81%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (22.58%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (22.58%) Sitecore CMS
12 7 (22.58%) Amazon AWS
13 5 (16.13%) Technical Architecture
14 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
15 3 (9.68%) SQL
15 3 (9.68%) Scrum
15 3 (9.68%) Mobile Commerce
15 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
15 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
15 3 (9.68%) Azure SQL Database

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 (29.03%) CMS
2 7 (22.58%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.23%) Kentico
3 1 (3.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) Maya
2 1 (3.23%) 3ds Max
2 1 (3.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (58.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (25.81%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (22.58%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (22.58%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.23%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.23%) Xcode
General
1 8 (25.81%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Electronics
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Legal
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Architect
2 19 (61.29%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (38.71%) Web Architect
4 6 (19.35%) Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 5 (16.13%) Senior Architect
6 4 (12.90%) .NET Developer
7 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Web Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Digital Architect
8 2 (6.45%) Digital Solutions Architect
8 2 (6.45%) Head of Development
9 1 (3.23%) Head of Web Development
9 1 (3.23%) 3D Software Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) C# Programmer
9 1 (3.23%) C++/C# Developer
9 1 (3.23%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (96.77%) .NET
2 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET
3 11 (35.48%) jQuery
4 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (25.81%) WCF
5 8 (25.81%) KnockoutJS
6 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (3.23%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 1 (3.23%) HTML
8 1 (3.23%) HTML5
8 1 (3.23%) REST
8 1 (3.23%) CSS3
8 1 (3.23%) CSS
8 1 (3.23%) Web Services
8 1 (3.23%) XML
8 1 (3.23%) Ajax
8 1 (3.23%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) DTV
1 1 (3.23%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (3.23%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
1 1 (3.23%) Physics
1 1 (3.23%) Augmented Reality
1 1 (3.23%) Kinect
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Android
2 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) E-Commerce
2 20 (64.52%) SOA
3 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (32.26%) MVC
5 5 (16.13%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.68%) Scrum
7 3 (9.68%) Mobile Commerce
7 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.45%) Web Development
9 1 (3.23%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (3.23%) Image Processing
9 1 (3.23%) Customer Engagement
9 1 (3.23%) Game Development
9 1 (3.23%) CRM
9 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.23%) Programme Management
9 1 (3.23%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) SQL
1 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.45%) Python
3 1 (3.23%) Ruby
3 1 (3.23%) Lua
3 1 (3.23%) Golang
3 1 (3.23%) PHP
3 1 (3.23%) C++
Vendors
1 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
2 10 (32.26%) Sitecore
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) SAP
4 1 (3.23%) hybris
4 1 (3.23%) Adobe
4 1 (3.23%) KANA
4 1 (3.23%) EPiServer