The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
South East / Middlesex
Rank 19 23 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Contract jobs citing C# 5 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.79% 2.16% 6.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.36% 5.36% 15.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 10
Median daily rate £348 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £351
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.58%

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
44 56 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 33.33% 40.29% 39.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 31 50
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £330 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £398 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 1
Median hourly rate - £44.00 £45.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Middlesex region with a requirement for C#.

1 9 (75.00%) C
1 9 (75.00%) C++
1 9 (75.00%) Ada
2 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 7 (58.33%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) Windows
4 6 (50.00%) Perl
4 6 (50.00%) HTTP
4 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (50.00%) Python
4 6 (50.00%) Tcl
4 6 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) UML
5 3 (25.00%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (25.00%) Aerospace
5 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (16.67%) SysML
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 2 (16.67%) OOP
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (16.67%) Web Services
7 1 (8.33%) XML
7 1 (8.33%) Unix
7 1 (8.33%) IBM
7 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (8.33%) UniBasic
7 1 (8.33%) TDD

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) HTTP
1 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Spatial Data
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (25.00%) Aerospace
1 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) DBA
5 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) JSON
3 1 (8.33%) LINQ
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
3 1 (8.33%) WinForms
3 1 (8.33%) WPF
3 1 (8.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 6 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) UML
4 2 (16.67%) OOP
4 2 (16.67%) SysML
5 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) Prototyping
5 1 (8.33%) SOLID
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Ada
1 9 (75.00%) C
1 9 (75.00%) C++
2 7 (58.33%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) Perl
3 6 (50.00%) Python
3 6 (50.00%) Tcl
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) UniBasic
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) IBM
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Redback