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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 13 24 20
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Contract jobs citing C# 16 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 7.84% 2.81% 3.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.28% 8.64% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 2
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£288 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £50.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.68% +7.14%
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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
83 81 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 40.69% 32.53% 25.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 47 30
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 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 3
Average hourly rate £31.56 £41.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.48% +10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +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#
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 27 August 2015.

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 27 August 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 26 (81.25%) .NET
2 18 (56.25%) ASP.NET
3 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 13 (40.63%) CSS
5 12 (37.50%) C++
6 10 (31.25%) HTML
6 10 (31.25%) MVC
7 9 (28.13%) Web Development
7 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 8 (25.00%) Marketo
8 8 (25.00%) Web Design
8 8 (25.00%) PHP
8 8 (25.00%) Windows
9 7 (21.88%) Visual Studio
9 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (21.88%) WPF
10 6 (18.75%) Unit Testing
10 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
10 6 (18.75%) TDD
11 5 (15.63%) Scrum
11 5 (15.63%) CRM
11 5 (15.63%) C
11 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
12 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
12 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (12.50%) Analytics
13 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 3 (9.38%) CMS
1 3 (9.38%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.13%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) GitHub
2 1 (3.13%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) VoIP
1 1 (3.13%) HTTP
1 1 (3.13%) X.509
1 1 (3.13%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.13%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Visual Studio
2 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (6.25%) MSTest
4 2 (6.25%) NUnit
5 1 (3.13%) Log4Net
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
1 3 (9.38%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (90.63%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 7 (21.88%) C# Developer
4 4 (12.50%) C++/C# Developer
4 4 (12.50%) C++ Developer
5 3 (9.38%) C Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Database Developer
5 3 (9.38%) .NET Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Software Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Umbraco Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Database Architect
6 2 (6.25%) WPF Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Marketing Web Developer
7 1 (3.13%) CMS Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.13%) CRM Developer
7 1 (3.13%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (81.25%) .NET
2 18 (56.25%) ASP.NET
3 13 (40.63%) CSS
4 10 (31.25%) HTML
5 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (21.88%) WPF
7 3 (9.38%) WinForms
7 3 (9.38%) REST
8 2 (6.25%) JSON
8 2 (6.25%) jQuery
9 1 (3.13%) WCF
9 1 (3.13%) SOAP
9 1 (3.13%) Web Services
9 1 (3.13%) XML
9 1 (3.13%) ELMAH
9 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (3.13%) 802.1X
9 1 (3.13%) POCO
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) MVC
2 9 (28.13%) Web Development
3 8 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (25.00%) Web Design
4 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (18.75%) TDD
5 6 (18.75%) Unit Testing
6 5 (15.63%) Scrum
6 5 (15.63%) CRM
7 4 (12.50%) Analytics
8 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.13%) UML
9 1 (3.13%) OOP
9 1 (3.13%) OO
9 1 (3.13%) Mobile Development
9 1 (3.13%) BDD
9 1 (3.13%) Test Strategy
9 1 (3.13%) Refactoring
9 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
9 1 (3.13%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 12 (37.50%) C++
3 8 (25.00%) PHP
4 5 (15.63%) C
5 2 (6.25%) SQL
5 2 (6.25%) VB
5 2 (6.25%) Java
6 1 (3.13%) Perl
6 1 (3.13%) VBA
6 1 (3.13%) Tcl
6 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Marketo
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) SAP