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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 7 2 15
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Contract jobs citing C# 17 59 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 14.91% 26.34% 4.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.69% 60.82% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 2
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£310 £375 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.33% -1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £310 £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £490 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
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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 Peterborough region.

Programming Languages Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
49 97 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 42.98% 43.30% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 27 14
Average daily rate £310 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.48% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £485 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 £26.40 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.10% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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 21 August 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 21 August 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 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (77.50%) ASP.NET
3 25 (62.50%) MVC
4 22 (55.00%) HTML
4 22 (55.00%) SQL Server
5 19 (47.50%) SQL
5 19 (47.50%) CSS
5 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 14 (35.00%) Oracle
8 11 (27.50%) WCF
8 11 (27.50%) jQuery
9 10 (25.00%) Visual Studio
10 9 (22.50%) Unit Testing
10 9 (22.50%) HTML5
11 6 (15.00%) Finance
11 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (12.50%) OO
12 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
12 5 (12.50%) Back Office
12 5 (12.50%) TDD
12 5 (12.50%) Ajax
12 5 (12.50%) .NET Framework
12 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 4 (10.00%) Web Services
13 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
13 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
14 3 (7.50%) VB
14 3 (7.50%) J2EE

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.50%) MSTest
3 2 (5.00%) JUnit
3 2 (5.00%) NUnit
3 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 34 (85.00%) Developer
2 26 (65.00%) .NET Developer
3 16 (40.00%) C# Developer
4 15 (37.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 14 (35.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (12.50%) Web Developer
8 4 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
9 3 (7.50%) Development Project Manager
9 3 (7.50%) Project Manager
9 3 (7.50%) Development Manager
10 1 (2.50%) Senior Developer
10 1 (2.50%) Programmer
10 1 (2.50%) Administrator
10 1 (2.50%) Junior Developer
10 1 (2.50%) Junior
10 1 (2.50%) Software Developer
10 1 (2.50%) Architect
10 1 (2.50%) Solutions Architect
10 1 (2.50%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (77.50%) ASP.NET
3 22 (55.00%) HTML
4 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (47.50%) CSS
5 11 (27.50%) jQuery
5 11 (27.50%) WCF
6 9 (22.50%) HTML5
7 5 (12.50%) Ajax
7 5 (12.50%) .NET Framework
7 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
8 4 (10.00%) Web Services
9 3 (7.50%) XHTML
9 3 (7.50%) COM
9 3 (7.50%) J2EE
10 2 (5.00%) WF
10 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
10 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Wiki
1 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.50%) RIA
2 1 (2.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) UNIX
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) MVC
2 9 (22.50%) Unit Testing
3 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.50%) TDD
4 5 (12.50%) OO
5 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.50%) OOD
6 3 (7.50%) SOA
6 3 (7.50%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (7.50%) Multithreading
6 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (2.50%) iOS Development
8 1 (2.50%) OOP
8 1 (2.50%) Test Strategy
8 1 (2.50%) Manual Testing
8 1 (2.50%) Kanban
8 1 (2.50%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (2.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (47.50%) SQL
2 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.50%) VB
4 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Oracle
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) Sage
3 1 (2.50%) Twitter
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