The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Middlesex region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 22 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing C# 7 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.80% - 2.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.29% - 13.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 3
Average daily rate £240 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £38.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.22%
Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
62 45 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 24.80% 22.50% 19.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 21 27
Average daily rate £410 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £306 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 6
Average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
C#
South East

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#
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

C# Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 April 2014, 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 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (30.00%) WPF
5 2 (20.00%) Silverlight
5 2 (20.00%) jQuery
5 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 2 (20.00%) WCF
5 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (20.00%) JSON
5 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (20.00%) REST
5 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (20.00%) CRM
5 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 2 (20.00%) Workflow
5 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma
5 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
6 1 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (20.00%) CRM Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) WPF Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Applications Support
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (30.00%) WPF
4 2 (20.00%) Silverlight
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
4 2 (20.00%) JSON
4 2 (20.00%) WCF
4 2 (20.00%) REST
5 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (10.00%) Physics
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
1 2 (20.00%) CRM
1 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma
1 2 (20.00%) MVC
1 2 (20.00%) Workflow
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum
2 1 (10.00%) SOA
2 1 (10.00%) ETL
2 1 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VC++
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (10.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft