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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 11 3 12
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Contract jobs citing C# 16 58 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 10.13% 28.29% 9.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.78% 61.70% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 8
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£310 £338 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.14% +8.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £324 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.24% -0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% +2.94%
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
46 94 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 29.11% 45.85% 21.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 18 15
Average daily rate £310 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+133.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014, 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 (97.06%) .NET
2 30 (88.24%) ASP.NET
3 21 (61.76%) MVC
4 19 (55.88%) HTML
4 19 (55.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (50.00%) SQL
6 16 (47.06%) CSS
7 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
7 15 (44.12%) SQL Server
8 10 (29.41%) Unit Testing
9 8 (23.53%) jQuery
9 8 (23.53%) Ajax
10 7 (20.59%) HTML5
11 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (17.65%) Visual Studio
11 6 (17.65%) Oracle
12 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
13 4 (11.76%) WCF
13 4 (11.76%) Razor View Engine
14 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (8.82%) AngularJS
14 3 (8.82%) Web Services
15 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
15 2 (5.88%) WF
15 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
15 2 (5.88%) Scrum
15 2 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
15 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 2 (5.88%) Git (software)

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (2.94%) IIS
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (44.12%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.94%) MSTest
General
1 1 (2.94%) Back Office
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (94.12%) Developer
2 23 (67.65%) .NET Developer
3 17 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (32.35%) C# Developer
5 10 (29.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (26.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (23.53%) Web Developer
8 7 (20.59%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Junior Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Junior
10 1 (2.94%) Graduate
10 1 (2.94%) Architect
10 1 (2.94%) Tester
10 1 (2.94%) Analyst
10 1 (2.94%) Test Analyst
10 1 (2.94%) Systems Analyst
10 1 (2.94%) Systems Tester
10 1 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
10 1 (2.94%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (97.06%) .NET
2 30 (88.24%) ASP.NET
3 19 (55.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 19 (55.88%) HTML
4 16 (47.06%) CSS
5 8 (23.53%) Ajax
5 8 (23.53%) jQuery
6 7 (20.59%) HTML5
7 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (11.76%) Razor View Engine
8 4 (11.76%) WCF
9 3 (8.82%) Web Services
9 3 (8.82%) AngularJS
10 2 (5.88%) WF
10 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
10 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 1 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (2.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
1 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) MVC
2 10 (29.41%) Unit Testing
3 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (5.88%) Scrum
6 1 (2.94%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (2.94%) iOS Development
6 1 (2.94%) Kanban
6 1 (2.94%) Workflow
6 1 (2.94%) Migration
6 1 (2.94%) Data Security
6 1 (2.94%) OOP
6 1 (2.94%) OO
6 1 (2.94%) CRM
6 1 (2.94%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (2.94%) Web Development
6 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (50.00%) SQL
2 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.94%) PHP
3 1 (2.94%) C++
3 1 (2.94%) Java
3 1 (2.94%) VB
3 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.94%) VB6
3 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) Sage
3 1 (2.94%) Twitter