The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 16 24 13
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Contract jobs citing C# 10 2 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 7.25% 1.64% 12.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.87% 6.67% 32.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 19
Median daily rate £255 £313 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.40% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £283 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £343 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
C#
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Programming Languages Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
63 30 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 45.65% 24.59% 37.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 25 52
Median daily rate £300 £378 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.52% -5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £265 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £453 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Median hourly rate £38.00 - £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.40 - £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.60 - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Peterborough region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C# across the Peterborough region.

C# Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Peterborough region.

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for C#.

1 11 (61.11%) .NET
2 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 9 (50.00%) MVC
4 7 (38.89%) jQuery
5 5 (27.78%) WCF
5 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
6 4 (22.22%) HTML
6 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (22.22%) Web Development
6 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
7 3 (16.67%) Selenium
7 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (16.67%) CSS
7 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 3 (16.67%) Scrum
8 2 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (11.11%) Migration
8 2 (11.11%) Windows
8 2 (11.11%) C
8 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 2 (11.11%) SQL
8 2 (11.11%) QA
8 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 2 (11.11%) Ruby
8 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
8 2 (11.11%) TDD
8 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
8 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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 2 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Selenium
2 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.56%) Capybara
3 1 (5.56%) JMeter
3 1 (5.56%) LabVIEW
3 1 (5.56%) LoadRunner
3 1 (5.56%) NeoLoad
3 1 (5.56%) NUnit
3 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
3 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 5 (27.78%) C# Developer
4 4 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Developer in Test
5 2 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) QA Automation Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) QA Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) QA Test Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Test Automation Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) .NET
2 7 (38.89%) jQuery
3 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
3 5 (27.78%) WCF
4 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 4 (22.22%) HTML
5 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (16.67%) CSS
6 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (5.56%) Dojo
7 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
7 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (5.56%) LINQ
7 1 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) iPad
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) Web Development
3 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 3 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 2 (11.11%) BDD
4 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 2 (11.11%) TDD
4 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.56%) Change Control
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Load Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C
1 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 2 (11.11%) Ruby
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C++
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft