The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Peterborough 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 7 3 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Contract jobs citing C# 19 41 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 15.83% 22.65% 5.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.19% 56.16% 29.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 3
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£311 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £305 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £495 £387
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 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
54 73 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 45.00% 40.33% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 28 14
Average daily rate £311 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.07% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £485 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 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 £35.00 £35.00
C#
Cambridgeshire

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 1 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 1 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 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (80.43%) ASP.NET
3 30 (65.22%) MVC
4 25 (54.35%) SQL Server
5 24 (52.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (45.65%) SQL
7 20 (43.48%) HTML
8 17 (36.96%) Oracle
8 17 (36.96%) CSS
9 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
10 12 (26.09%) Visual Studio
10 12 (26.09%) WCF
11 10 (21.74%) jQuery
11 10 (21.74%) Unit Testing
11 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (21.74%) TDD
12 8 (17.39%) HTML5
13 7 (15.22%) Finance
14 5 (10.87%) Back Office
14 5 (10.87%) Web Services
14 5 (10.87%) OO
14 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
14 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
14 5 (10.87%) MSTest
14 5 (10.87%) .NET Framework
14 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 4 (8.70%) Razor View Engine
15 4 (8.70%) Ajax
15 4 (8.70%) Git (software)

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.17%) IIS
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (54.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Visual Studio
2 5 (10.87%) MSTest
3 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.70%) JUnit
3 4 (8.70%) NUnit
3 4 (8.70%) Subversion
4 2 (4.35%) ReSharper
5 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Back Office
3 2 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (86.96%) Developer
2 32 (69.57%) .NET Developer
3 19 (41.30%) C# Developer
4 17 (36.96%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (32.61%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (23.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (10.87%) Web Developer
8 4 (8.70%) .NET Web Developer
9 3 (6.52%) Project Manager
9 3 (6.52%) Development Manager
9 3 (6.52%) Development Project Manager
10 1 (2.17%) Junior Developer
10 1 (2.17%) .NET Programmer
10 1 (2.17%) SharePoint Developer
10 1 (2.17%) QA Analyst
10 1 (2.17%) Senior .NET Developer
10 1 (2.17%) Senior Developer
10 1 (2.17%) Programmer
10 1 (2.17%) Administrator
10 1 (2.17%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (80.43%) ASP.NET
3 24 (52.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (43.48%) HTML
5 17 (36.96%) CSS
6 12 (26.09%) WCF
7 10 (21.74%) jQuery
8 8 (17.39%) HTML5
9 5 (10.87%) Web Services
9 5 (10.87%) .NET Framework
9 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 4 (8.70%) Razor View Engine
10 4 (8.70%) Ajax
11 3 (6.52%) J2EE
11 3 (6.52%) COM
11 3 (6.52%) XHTML
12 2 (4.35%) CSS3
12 2 (4.35%) AngularJS
12 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
1 2 (4.35%) Wiki
2 1 (2.17%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.17%) RIA
2 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) UNIX
1 3 (6.52%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (65.22%) MVC
2 10 (21.74%) Unit Testing
2 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (21.74%) TDD
3 5 (10.87%) OO
4 3 (6.52%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
4 3 (6.52%) OOD
4 3 (6.52%) SOA
4 3 (6.52%) Multithreading
4 3 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (4.35%) Web Application Development
5 2 (4.35%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (4.35%) UML
5 2 (4.35%) Content Management
5 2 (4.35%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.17%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.17%) Data Security
6 1 (2.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 21 (45.65%) SQL
2 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.52%) VB
4 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (36.96%) Oracle
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.17%) Sage
3 1 (2.17%) Twitter
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
X4 Group
Rate: £250 - 300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 17 days ago