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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 8 7 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Contract jobs citing C# 10 25 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 10.42% 13.81% 6.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.48% 49.02% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 9
Median daily rate £475 £370 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.37% -40.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £303 £495
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £595 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £50.39 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.25 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+4.45% +17.16%

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
29 51 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 30.21% 28.18% 30.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 26 39
Median daily rate £381 £370 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.04% -10.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £591 £593
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 0
Median hourly rate - £50.68 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +12.67%

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#
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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017, 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 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (59.26%) TeamCity
3 15 (55.56%) Feature Driven Development
3 15 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 15 (55.56%) QA
3 15 (55.56%) TDD
3 15 (55.56%) E-Commerce
3 15 (55.56%) BDD
3 15 (55.56%) ATDD
3 15 (55.56%) Continuous Delivery
4 14 (51.85%) SDET
4 14 (51.85%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (48.15%) SpecFlow
6 11 (40.74%) .NET
7 9 (33.33%) API Testing
8 8 (29.63%) Defect Management
8 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
8 8 (29.63%) JUnit
8 8 (29.63%) Perl
8 8 (29.63%) Python
8 8 (29.63%) TestNG
8 8 (29.63%) Cucumber
8 8 (29.63%) JIRA
8 8 (29.63%) Ruby
9 7 (25.93%) Degree
9 7 (25.93%) Selenium
9 7 (25.93%) SharePoint
10 6 (22.22%) TOGAF
10 6 (22.22%) SOA
10 6 (22.22%) Web Services

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 7 (25.93%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (59.26%) TeamCity
2 13 (48.15%) SpecFlow
3 8 (29.63%) Cucumber
3 8 (29.63%) JIRA
3 8 (29.63%) JUnit
3 8 (29.63%) TestNG
4 7 (25.93%) Selenium
5 6 (22.22%) JBehave
5 6 (22.22%) SoapUI
5 6 (22.22%) WebDriver
6 5 (18.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
7 3 (11.11%) Ant
7 3 (11.11%) Maven
8 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
9 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Test Automation Engineer
1 11 (40.74%) Test Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Architect
3 7 (25.93%) Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (18.52%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Senior Test Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
6 3 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Test Automation Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Test Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Test Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Test Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Test Automation Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) .NET
2 6 (22.22%) REST
2 6 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (7.41%) WinForms
4 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (3.70%) jQuery
4 1 (3.70%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Linked Data
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (55.56%) ATDD
2 15 (55.56%) BDD
2 15 (55.56%) Continuous Delivery
2 15 (55.56%) E-Commerce
2 15 (55.56%) Feature Driven Development
2 15 (55.56%) TDD
2 15 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 14 (51.85%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (33.33%) API Testing
5 8 (29.63%) Defect Management
6 6 (22.22%) Business Development
6 6 (22.22%) Document Composition
6 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (22.22%) Presales
6 6 (22.22%) SOA
6 6 (22.22%) Supplier Management
6 6 (22.22%) TOGAF
7 2 (7.41%) SDLC
8 1 (3.70%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) Perl
1 8 (29.63%) Python
1 8 (29.63%) Ruby
2 5 (18.52%) Java
3 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.41%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (55.56%) QA
2 14 (51.85%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft