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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 20 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Contract jobs citing C# 14 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 6.48% 8.64% 10.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.92% 33.33% 29.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 8
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£425 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £365 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £341
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
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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
52 21 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 24.07% 25.93% 33.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 10 20
Average daily rate £425 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -47.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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#
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 22 August 2014, 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 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (96.88%) ASP.NET
3 24 (75.00%) Git (software)
4 21 (65.63%) E-Commerce
4 21 (65.63%) TeamCity
5 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (56.25%) Scrum
6 18 (56.25%) HTML
6 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
7 17 (53.13%) SQL Server
8 14 (43.75%) MVC
9 13 (40.63%) TDD
10 12 (37.50%) Windows
10 12 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (34.38%) IIS
12 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
12 10 (31.25%) PowerShell
13 9 (28.13%) JIRA
13 9 (28.13%) Confluence
13 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
13 9 (28.13%) Opscode Chef
13 9 (28.13%) VB
13 9 (28.13%) Web Services
14 8 (25.00%) DevOps
14 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
15 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
15 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management
16 6 (18.75%) OO

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 11 (34.38%) IIS
2 9 (28.13%) Confluence
3 3 (9.38%) CMS
3 3 (9.38%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.13%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (53.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 24 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 21 (65.63%) TeamCity
3 9 (28.13%) JIRA
4 8 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (15.63%) FinalBuilder
6 4 (12.50%) Log4Net
7 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
7 2 (6.25%) Artifactory
8 1 (3.13%) MSTest
8 1 (3.13%) NUnit
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) .NET Developer
3 8 (25.00%) Configuration Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) Software Configuration Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) Software Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Web Developer
6 4 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (12.50%) C# Developer
7 3 (9.38%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (6.25%) BizTalk Developer
8 2 (6.25%) C# Web Developer
8 2 (6.25%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (3.13%) DevOps Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) Agile .NET Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Software Manager
9 1 (3.13%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Software Configuration Manager
9 1 (3.13%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (96.88%) ASP.NET
3 18 (56.25%) HTML
4 9 (28.13%) Web Services
5 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (12.50%) WCF
6 4 (12.50%) MSMQ
6 4 (12.50%) XML
6 4 (12.50%) XSLT
7 3 (9.38%) XSD
7 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
8 2 (6.25%) Silverlight
8 2 (6.25%) jQuery
9 1 (3.13%) RESTful
9 1 (3.13%) LINQ
9 1 (3.13%) WPF
9 1 (3.13%) WF
9 1 (3.13%) CSS
9 1 (3.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) CMDB
2 1 (3.13%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) E-Commerce
2 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (56.25%) Scrum
4 14 (43.75%) MVC
5 13 (40.63%) TDD
6 12 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
8 8 (25.00%) DevOps
9 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management
10 6 (18.75%) OO
11 5 (15.63%) Extreme Programming
11 5 (15.63%) Kanban
11 5 (15.63%) Agile Testing
12 4 (12.50%) Software Architecture
12 4 (12.50%) Web Development
13 2 (6.25%) Workflow
13 2 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
14 1 (3.13%) MVVM
14 1 (3.13%) Use Case
14 1 (3.13%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 10 (31.25%) PowerShell
3 9 (28.13%) VB
4 6 (18.75%) SQL
5 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.13%) C++
5 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Sybase
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) IBM
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