The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 22 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 9 3 16
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Contract jobs citing C# 1 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 5.56% 30.00% 3.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.33% 60.00% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
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£225 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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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 Maidstone region.

Programming Languages Category
Maidstone
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
12 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 66.67% 50.00% 32.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 13
Average daily rate £225 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Average hourly rate £12.42 £11.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -38.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Maidstone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C# across the Maidstone region.

C# Daily Rate Trend in Maidstone

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Maidstone region.

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Maidstone

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidstone 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) XSLT
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
4 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) CMS
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidstone 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Lead Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) XSLT
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) XHTML
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (25.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe
Maidstone, Kent
Gold Group
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago