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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 15 18 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Contract jobs citing C# 10 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 6.85% 7.03% 16.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.25% 27.08% 70.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 8
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£413 £375 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £375 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £399 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.40 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.57% -
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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
32 48 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 21.92% 25.95% 22.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 33 11
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £278 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £51.30 £42.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 21 (95.45%) .NET
2 13 (59.09%) SOA
3 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET
4 11 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 11 (50.00%) WCF
4 11 (50.00%) jQuery
5 10 (45.45%) MVC
5 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
6 8 (36.36%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (36.36%) KnockoutJS
7 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (22.73%) Sitecore
9 3 (13.64%) Retail
9 3 (13.64%) SQL
9 3 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
10 2 (9.09%) SOAP
10 2 (9.09%) Web Services
10 2 (9.09%) XML
10 2 (9.09%) Oracle
10 2 (9.09%) C++
10 2 (9.09%) HTML
10 2 (9.09%) Java
10 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
10 2 (9.09%) TIBCO
10 2 (9.09%) Telnet

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 2 (9.09%) Mule
1 2 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.55%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 8 (36.36%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Telnet
1 2 (9.09%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (13.64%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Architect
2 11 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (31.82%) Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Web Architect
5 5 (22.73%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 5 (22.73%) Senior Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Designer
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C++ Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) COBOL Developer
7 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Software Designer
7 1 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (95.45%) .NET
2 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET
3 11 (50.00%) WCF
3 11 (50.00%) jQuery
4 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (36.36%) KnockoutJS
5 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 2 (9.09%) HTML
6 2 (9.09%) REST
6 2 (9.09%) SOAP
6 2 (9.09%) Web Services
6 2 (9.09%) XML
7 1 (4.55%) XSLT
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.55%) JSON
7 1 (4.55%) LINQ
7 1 (4.55%) CSS
7 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
7 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) SOA
2 11 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 10 (45.45%) MVC
3 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (9.09%) TDD
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.09%) AOP
5 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 2 (9.09%) Reverse Engineering
5 2 (9.09%) Low Latency
5 2 (9.09%) Microservices
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.55%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.55%) Migration
6 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.55%) Scrum
6 1 (4.55%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) C++
2 2 (9.09%) Java
2 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) COBOL
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Sitecore
3 2 (9.09%) Citrix
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) TIBCO
4 1 (4.55%) Retek