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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 22 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing C# 6 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.58% 3.02% 3.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.57% 12.07% 22.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 8
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +20.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £353 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
70 58 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 30.04% 25.00% 17.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 32 21
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £296 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 2
Average hourly rate £42.75 £37.50 £43.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 12 (92.31%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
4 5 (38.46%) HTML
5 4 (30.77%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle
5 4 (30.77%) MVC
6 3 (23.08%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
6 3 (23.08%) XML
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) Windows
6 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
6 3 (23.08%) Six Sigma
6 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
7 2 (15.38%) WPF
7 2 (15.38%) Silverlight
7 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (15.38%) HTML5
7 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
7 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 2 (15.38%) VB
7 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
7 2 (15.38%) CSS
7 2 (15.38%) JSON
8 1 (7.69%) ArcObjects
8 1 (7.69%) Mathematics

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (7.69%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (23.08%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Support Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Applications Support
2 4 (30.77%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) WPF Developer
4 2 (15.38%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Applications Support
5 1 (7.69%) Integration Tester
5 1 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET
3 5 (38.46%) HTML
4 3 (23.08%) XML
5 2 (15.38%) CSS
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
5 2 (15.38%) JSON
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (15.38%) HTML5
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (15.38%) WPF
5 2 (15.38%) Silverlight
6 1 (7.69%) jQuery
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (7.69%) ArcObjects
6 1 (7.69%) WCF
6 1 (7.69%) SOAP
6 1 (7.69%) Web Services
6 1 (7.69%) Ajax
6 1 (7.69%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
1 1 (7.69%) Physics
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) MVC
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Six Sigma
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) UML
3 1 (7.69%) OO
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) OOD
3 1 (7.69%) SOA
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
3 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
3 1 (7.69%) MVVM
3 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
3 2 (15.38%) VB
3 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.69%) VC++
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C
4 1 (7.69%) C
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) ESRI