The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 14 18 28
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +10
Contract jobs citing C# 10 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 6.49% 4.05% 3.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.03% 16.22% 16.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 8
Median daily rate £483 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.52% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £225 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £575 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.38 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.94% +7.68%
C#
Bedfordshire

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
37 37 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 24.03% 25.00% 24.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 33 30
Median daily rate £431 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £330 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £50.78 £51.30 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.01% +22.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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#
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 31 July 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 Luton region with a requirement for C#.

1 17 (65.38%) .NET
1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (61.54%) SOAP
2 16 (61.54%) SOA
2 16 (61.54%) REST
3 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
3 15 (57.69%) TDD
4 14 (53.85%) E-Commerce
4 14 (53.85%) Software Engineering
5 13 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 13 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (42.31%) Microservices
7 9 (34.62%) WCF
8 8 (30.77%) Test Automation
8 8 (30.77%) BDD
8 8 (30.77%) Low Latency
9 7 (26.92%) WebDriver
9 7 (26.92%) SpecFlow
9 7 (26.92%) Selenium
9 7 (26.92%) JIRA
9 7 (26.92%) QA
9 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
10 6 (23.08%) Python
10 6 (23.08%) Middleware
10 6 (23.08%) TeamCity
10 6 (23.08%) User Stories
10 6 (23.08%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (23.08%) SDET
11 5 (19.23%) Defect Management
11 5 (19.23%) Continuous Delivery

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 2 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (7.69%) Confluence
1 2 (7.69%) JBoss
1 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.85%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (3.85%) CMS
2 1 (3.85%) Mule
2 1 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) JIRA
1 7 (26.92%) Selenium
1 7 (26.92%) SpecFlow
1 7 (26.92%) WebDriver
2 6 (23.08%) TeamCity
3 5 (19.23%) Ant
3 5 (19.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (19.23%) Cucumber
3 5 (19.23%) JBehave
3 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
3 5 (19.23%) JUnit
3 5 (19.23%) Maven
3 5 (19.23%) SoapUI
3 5 (19.23%) TestNG
4 2 (7.69%) Jasmine
5 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (3.85%) ProC
5 1 (3.85%) Toad
General
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) Architect
2 9 (34.62%) Senior Developer
3 7 (26.92%) C# Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Technical Architect
4 6 (23.08%) .NET Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Designer
5 5 (19.23%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Developer in Test
5 5 (19.23%) Senior Designer
5 5 (19.23%) Software Developer
6 4 (15.38%) .NET Designer
6 4 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Integration Architect
7 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (11.54%) SOA Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) .NET
2 16 (61.54%) REST
2 16 (61.54%) SOAP
3 9 (34.62%) WCF
4 6 (23.08%) Middleware
5 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
7 2 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (7.69%) HTML
7 2 (7.69%) MSMQ
8 1 (3.85%) Apache Camel
8 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (23.08%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) AIX
1 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (61.54%) SOA
3 15 (57.69%) TDD
4 14 (53.85%) E-Commerce
4 14 (53.85%) Software Engineering
5 13 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
6 11 (42.31%) Microservices
7 8 (30.77%) BDD
7 8 (30.77%) Low Latency
7 8 (30.77%) Test Automation
8 6 (23.08%) User Stories
9 5 (19.23%) AOP
9 5 (19.23%) ATDD
9 5 (19.23%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (19.23%) Data Modelling
9 5 (19.23%) Defect Management
9 5 (19.23%) Feature Driven Development
10 2 (7.69%) Agile Testing
10 2 (7.69%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) Python
2 5 (19.23%) Perl
2 5 (19.23%) Ruby
3 4 (15.38%) Java
4 3 (11.54%) SQL
5 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.85%) AWK
6 1 (3.85%) C
6 1 (3.85%) C++
6 1 (3.85%) COBOL
6 1 (3.85%) Korn
6 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.85%) sed
6 1 (3.85%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) QA
2 6 (23.08%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 2 (7.69%) Atlassian
3 2 (7.69%) IBM
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) Remedy
4 1 (3.85%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.85%) WSO2