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 7 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 5 26 23
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -3
Contract jobs citing C# 21 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 11.05% 2.65% 1.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.88% 9.52% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 4
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£275 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £288 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £393 £357
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £50.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.78 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.64% -
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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 Middlesex region.

Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
68 63 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 35.79% 27.88% 26.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 29 41
Average daily rate £350 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%

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 7 July 2015, 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 28 (82.35%) .NET
2 21 (61.76%) ASP.NET
3 17 (50.00%) CSS
4 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
4 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
5 11 (32.35%) C++
6 9 (26.47%) MVC
6 9 (26.47%) jQuery
6 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (23.53%) HTML
7 8 (23.53%) SharePoint
8 7 (20.59%) Windows
8 7 (20.59%) Visual Studio
8 7 (20.59%) Web Services
8 7 (20.59%) XML
8 7 (20.59%) WPF
9 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
9 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (17.65%) .NET Framework
9 6 (17.65%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (14.71%) C
10 5 (14.71%) CRM
10 5 (14.71%) TDD
10 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
10 5 (14.71%) Web Development
11 4 (11.76%) Analytics
11 4 (11.76%) Marketo
11 4 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.76%) CMS
3 3 (8.82%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.94%) Kentico
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.94%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) GitHub
2 1 (2.94%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) VoIP
1 1 (2.94%) HTTP
1 1 (2.94%) X.509
1 1 (2.94%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Visual Studio
2 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.88%) MSTest
4 2 (5.88%) NUnit
5 1 (2.94%) Log4Net
General
1 6 (17.65%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (91.18%) Developer
2 7 (20.59%) C# Developer
3 6 (17.65%) SharePoint Developer
4 4 (11.76%) C++/C# Developer
4 4 (11.76%) C++ Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Web Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Software Developer
5 3 (8.82%) .NET Developer
5 3 (8.82%) C Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Database Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Umbraco Developer
6 2 (5.88%) WPF Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Database Architect
6 2 (5.88%) CMS Developer
6 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.94%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (82.35%) .NET
2 21 (61.76%) ASP.NET
3 17 (50.00%) CSS
4 9 (26.47%) jQuery
4 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (23.53%) HTML
6 7 (20.59%) WPF
6 7 (20.59%) Web Services
6 7 (20.59%) XML
7 6 (17.65%) .NET Framework
8 3 (8.82%) WinForms
8 3 (8.82%) REST
9 2 (5.88%) JSON
10 1 (2.94%) WCF
10 1 (2.94%) SOAP
10 1 (2.94%) ELMAH
10 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (2.94%) POCO
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Clustering
2 1 (2.94%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) MVC
2 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.71%) TDD
3 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
3 5 (14.71%) CRM
3 5 (14.71%) Web Development
4 4 (11.76%) Scrum
4 4 (11.76%) Web Design
4 4 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (11.76%) Analytics
5 1 (2.94%) Test Strategy
5 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.94%) UML
5 1 (2.94%) Refactoring
5 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.94%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 11 (32.35%) C++
3 5 (14.71%) C
4 4 (11.76%) PHP
5 2 (5.88%) VB
6 1 (2.94%) VBA
6 1 (2.94%) Tcl
6 1 (2.94%) SQL
6 1 (2.94%) Java
6 1 (2.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Marketo
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) SAP