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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 7 22 7
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -15
Contract jobs citing C# 30 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 15.79% 3.01% 12.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.88% 11.63% 53.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 10
Average daily rate £370 £563 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.22% +31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £358 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £604 £619 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
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
64 43 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 33.68% 25.90% 23.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 32 18
Average daily rate £370 £401 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.61% +6.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £269 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 0 1
Average hourly rate £50.68 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016, 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 45 (91.84%) .NET
2 36 (73.47%) Software Engineering
3 33 (67.35%) SOA
4 27 (55.10%) Microsoft
5 24 (48.98%) Low Latency
6 23 (46.94%) SQL
7 22 (44.90%) SOAP
7 22 (44.90%) REST
8 20 (40.82%) WCF
8 20 (40.82%) Microservices
9 19 (38.78%) Reverse Engineering
9 19 (38.78%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (34.69%) Hybrid Cloud
11 15 (30.61%) ASP.NET
12 13 (26.53%) Confluence
12 13 (26.53%) Unit Testing
12 13 (26.53%) JIRA
13 12 (24.49%) Security Cleared
13 12 (24.49%) Data Transformation
13 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (24.49%) MSMQ
14 11 (22.45%) SC Cleared
15 10 (20.41%) Software Architecture
15 10 (20.41%) Multithreading
15 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
16 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
16 9 (18.37%) Data Modelling
16 9 (18.37%) Atlassian
16 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET Web API
17 8 (16.33%) Middleware

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 13 (26.53%) Confluence
2 6 (12.24%) Mule
3 5 (10.20%) Apache ServiceMix
3 5 (10.20%) JBoss
4 1 (2.04%) Apache
4 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (26.53%) JIRA
2 5 (10.20%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (10.20%) Rational Rhapsody
2 5 (10.20%) Visual Studio
3 4 (8.16%) NUnit
3 4 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.16%) TeamCity
4 2 (4.08%) SoapUI
4 2 (4.08%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (2.04%) ProC
General
1 2 (4.08%) Legal
2 1 (2.04%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (51.02%) Architect
2 19 (38.78%) Technical Architect
3 13 (26.53%) Software Engineer
4 9 (18.37%) Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Messaging Architect
5 6 (12.24%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Data Architect
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) .NET Architect
7 3 (6.12%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.12%) .NET Technical Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Designer
7 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Integration Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Designer
8 2 (4.08%) E-Commerce Architect
8 2 (4.08%) Lead Architect
8 2 (4.08%) Test Architect
8 2 (4.08%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (91.84%) .NET
2 22 (44.90%) REST
2 22 (44.90%) SOAP
3 20 (40.82%) WCF
4 15 (30.61%) ASP.NET
5 12 (24.49%) MSMQ
6 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (16.33%) Middleware
8 5 (10.20%) Apache Camel
9 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (8.16%) RESTful
10 3 (6.12%) .NET Framework
11 2 (4.08%) Web Services
12 1 (2.04%) ActiveMQ
12 1 (2.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.78%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (34.69%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.04%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (73.47%) Software Engineering
2 33 (67.35%) SOA
3 24 (48.98%) Low Latency
4 20 (40.82%) Microservices
5 19 (38.78%) Reverse Engineering
6 13 (26.53%) Unit Testing
7 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (24.49%) Data Transformation
8 10 (20.41%) Multithreading
8 10 (20.41%) Software Architecture
9 9 (18.37%) Data Modelling
10 8 (16.33%) TDD
11 7 (14.29%) AOP
11 7 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
12 6 (12.24%) Scrum
13 5 (10.20%) Open Source
13 5 (10.20%) Signal Processing
13 5 (10.20%) UML
13 5 (10.20%) Validation
14 4 (8.16%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.94%) SQL
2 6 (12.24%) C++
3 5 (10.20%) Ada
4 4 (8.16%) C
5 2 (4.08%) Java
5 2 (4.08%) Ruby
5 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.04%) COBOL
6 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) Security Cleared
2 11 (22.45%) SC Cleared
3 7 (14.29%) Degree
4 2 (4.08%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (55.10%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.37%) Atlassian
3 6 (12.24%) Red Hat
4 5 (10.20%) WSO2
5 1 (2.04%) Apigee
5 1 (2.04%) IBM
5 1 (2.04%) Mashery
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle
5 1 (2.04%) TIBCO
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