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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 6 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Contract jobs citing C# 16 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 9.04% 3.15% 1.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.78% 10.45% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 3
Average daily rate
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£300 £240 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -31.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £233 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £256 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.56 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -6.66%
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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
46 67 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 25.99% 30.18% 26.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 27 32
Average daily rate £348 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.13% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £508 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 6
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.45 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.85%

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 28 May 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 22 (84.62%) .NET
2 16 (61.54%) ASP.NET
3 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
4 11 (42.31%) CSS
5 9 (34.62%) jQuery
6 8 (30.77%) C++
6 8 (30.77%) MVC
6 8 (30.77%) SharePoint
6 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (26.92%) Web Services
7 7 (26.92%) XML
8 6 (23.08%) .NET Framework
8 6 (23.08%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
9 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
9 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
9 5 (19.23%) WPF
9 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (15.38%) TDD
10 4 (15.38%) Scrum
10 4 (15.38%) Finance
10 4 (15.38%) Windows
10 4 (15.38%) HTML
11 3 (11.54%) CMS
11 3 (11.54%) C
11 3 (11.54%) CRM
11 3 (11.54%) WinForms
11 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
11 3 (11.54%) REST
12 2 (7.69%) AngularJS

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.54%) CMS
3 2 (7.69%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.85%) Apache
4 1 (3.85%) Kentico
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
1 1 (3.85%) GitHub
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
2 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.85%) Log4Net
4 1 (3.85%) NUnit
4 1 (3.85%) MSTest
General
1 6 (23.08%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (92.31%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) C# Developer
3 6 (23.08%) SharePoint Developer
4 4 (15.38%) .NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
5 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) CMS Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Agile .NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Agile C# Developer
6 2 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Umbraco Developer
6 2 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) C++/C# Developer
6 2 (7.69%) C++ Developer
6 2 (7.69%) C Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Database Developer
7 1 (3.85%) VBA Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (84.62%) .NET
2 16 (61.54%) ASP.NET
3 11 (42.31%) CSS
4 9 (34.62%) jQuery
5 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (26.92%) Web Services
6 7 (26.92%) XML
7 6 (23.08%) .NET Framework
8 5 (19.23%) WPF
9 4 (15.38%) HTML
10 3 (11.54%) WinForms
10 3 (11.54%) REST
11 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
11 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 2 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (7.69%) Ajax
12 1 (3.85%) SOAP
12 1 (3.85%) JSON
12 1 (3.85%) WCF
12 1 (3.85%) ELMAH
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) W3C
1 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) MVC
2 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (15.38%) TDD
3 4 (15.38%) Scrum
4 3 (11.54%) CRM
5 2 (7.69%) Analytics
5 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.85%) UML
6 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.85%) Web Development
6 1 (3.85%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) C++
2 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.54%) C
4 2 (7.69%) VB
5 1 (3.85%) VBA
5 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) SAP