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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 13 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Contract jobs citing C# 23 20 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 14.74% 14.71% 16.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.35% 37.04% 58.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 11
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£375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £286 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £410 £425
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 £35.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -2.85%
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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
57 54 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 36.54% 39.71% 28.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 20 21
Average daily rate £400 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 36 (92.31%) .NET
2 28 (71.79%) JavaScript
2 28 (71.79%) MVC
3 26 (66.67%) SQL
4 25 (64.10%) HTML
4 25 (64.10%) CSS
5 24 (61.54%) jQuery
6 21 (53.85%) Oracle
7 19 (48.72%) ASP.NET
7 19 (48.72%) OO
8 18 (46.15%) .NET Framework
8 18 (46.15%) Visual Studio
8 18 (46.15%) WCF
8 18 (46.15%) Multithreading
9 17 (43.59%) XHTML
9 17 (43.59%) OOD
10 16 (41.03%) Windows
11 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (35.90%) Finance
12 14 (35.90%) Unit Testing
13 11 (28.21%) Scrum
14 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (25.64%) TDD
15 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
16 5 (12.82%) Ajax
16 5 (12.82%) SOA
17 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
18 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
18 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (46.15%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.56%) Selenium
2 1 (2.56%) FitNesse
2 1 (2.56%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 14 (35.90%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 37 (94.87%) Developer
2 24 (61.54%) .NET Developer
3 19 (48.72%) C# Developer
4 12 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (10.26%) .NET Web Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Web Developer
6 4 (10.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Junior
7 3 (7.69%) Graduate Software Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Junior Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Software Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Graduate
8 2 (5.13%) Junior Software Developer
8 2 (5.13%) IT Graduate
9 1 (2.56%) Junior SharePoint Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Test Automation Architect
9 1 (2.56%) Test Architect
9 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (92.31%) .NET
2 25 (64.10%) HTML
2 25 (64.10%) CSS
3 24 (61.54%) jQuery
4 19 (48.72%) ASP.NET
5 18 (46.15%) .NET Framework
5 18 (46.15%) WCF
6 17 (43.59%) XHTML
7 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (12.82%) Ajax
9 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
11 1 (2.56%) HTML5
11 1 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 1 (2.56%) Razor View Engine
11 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (41.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (71.79%) MVC
2 19 (48.72%) OO
3 18 (46.15%) Multithreading
4 17 (43.59%) OOD
5 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (35.90%) Unit Testing
7 11 (28.21%) Scrum
8 10 (25.64%) TDD
9 5 (12.82%) SOA
10 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
11 2 (5.13%) Asset Management
11 2 (5.13%) Systems Analysis
12 1 (2.56%) User Acceptance Testing
12 1 (2.56%) Kanban
12 1 (2.56%) Test Automation
12 1 (2.56%) Test Scripting
12 1 (2.56%) Responsive Web Design
12 1 (2.56%) Migration
12 1 (2.56%) Code Coverage
12 1 (2.56%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 28 (71.79%) JavaScript
2 26 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (7.69%) Java
3 3 (7.69%) VB
4 2 (5.13%) PHP
4 2 (5.13%) C++
5 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.56%) VB6
5 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (53.85%) Oracle
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) Twitter