The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 12 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing C# 15 26 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 10.71% 21.49% 24.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.88% 47.27% 90.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 8
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£375 £338 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £269 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £433 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- -4.10%
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
32 55 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 22.86% 45.45% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 23 10
Average daily rate £375 £315 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -18.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within 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#
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

C# Daily Rate Histogram 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 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 33 (91.67%) .NET
2 27 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 25 (69.44%) Oracle
3 25 (69.44%) jQuery
4 23 (63.89%) MVC
4 23 (63.89%) SQL
5 20 (55.56%) HTML
5 20 (55.56%) CSS
5 20 (55.56%) OO
6 19 (52.78%) .NET Framework
6 19 (52.78%) Multithreading
7 18 (50.00%) WCF
7 18 (50.00%) XHTML
7 18 (50.00%) OOD
7 18 (50.00%) Visual Studio
8 16 (44.44%) ASP.NET
8 16 (44.44%) Windows
9 15 (41.67%) Finance
10 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (33.33%) Scrum
12 11 (30.56%) TDD
12 11 (30.56%) Unit Testing
13 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database
14 6 (16.67%) Computer Science
15 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database 11g
15 5 (13.89%) SOA
15 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database 10g
16 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
17 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.78%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.78%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (2.78%) Selenium
2 1 (2.78%) FitNesse
2 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.78%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (41.67%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Law
Job Titles
1 34 (94.44%) Developer
2 22 (61.11%) .NET Developer
2 22 (61.11%) C# Developer
3 15 (41.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (19.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Graduate Software Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Graduate
5 3 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Junior Developer
6 2 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Junior
6 2 (5.56%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Junior Software Developer
6 2 (5.56%) IT Graduate
7 1 (2.78%) Test Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Test Automation Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Systems Tester
7 1 (2.78%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (91.67%) .NET
2 25 (69.44%) jQuery
3 20 (55.56%) CSS
3 20 (55.56%) HTML
4 19 (52.78%) .NET Framework
5 18 (50.00%) WCF
5 18 (50.00%) XHTML
6 16 (44.44%) ASP.NET
7 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (5.56%) Ajax
10 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) MVC
2 20 (55.56%) OO
3 19 (52.78%) Multithreading
4 18 (50.00%) OOD
5 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (33.33%) Scrum
7 11 (30.56%) Unit Testing
7 11 (30.56%) TDD
8 5 (13.89%) SOA
9 2 (5.56%) Asset Management
9 2 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
10 1 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (2.78%) Code Coverage
10 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.78%) Test Scripting
10 1 (2.78%) Test Automation
10 1 (2.78%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 27 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (63.89%) SQL
3 3 (8.33%) VB
3 3 (8.33%) Java
4 2 (5.56%) C++
4 2 (5.56%) PHP
5 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.78%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (69.44%) Oracle
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
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