The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex 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 23 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing C# 5 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.36% 5.95% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.47% 15.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 0
Average daily rate £344 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
C#
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
59 72 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 39.60% 38.92% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 49 13
Average daily rate £350 £375 £468
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -19.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £281 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £603
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 6
Average hourly rate £44.00 £45.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.29% +7.05%
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 Middlesex

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 2 (33.33%) WPF
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Development
4 1 (16.67%) SOLID
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (16.67%) High Availability
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) Route 53
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) Xamarin
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Route 53
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Analyst
5 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
2 2 (33.33%) WCF
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile Development
1 2 (33.33%) MVC
1 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Logistics
2 1 (16.67%) MVVM
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) CA
2 1 (16.67%) Xamarin