The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 25 18 24
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs citing C# 11 17 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 3.72% 6.85% 6.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.64% 22.67% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 1
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£295 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.33% +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Average hourly rate - - £39.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
C#
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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 Slough region.

Programming Languages Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
87 75 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 29.39% 30.24% 38.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 43 36
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £210 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 33
Average hourly rate £32.50 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.28 £17.50 £34.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £17.50 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C# across the Slough region.

C# Daily Rate Trend in Slough

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Slough region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Slough region.

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 21 (95.45%) .NET
2 17 (77.27%) ASP.NET
3 14 (63.64%) SQL
4 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (40.91%) T-SQL
5 9 (40.91%) MVC
6 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (31.82%) WCF
8 6 (27.27%) WPF
8 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
8 6 (27.27%) OO
8 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (22.73%) HTML
9 5 (22.73%) Ajax
10 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
10 4 (18.18%) LINQ
10 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
11 3 (13.64%) Umbraco
11 3 (13.64%) MVVM
11 3 (13.64%) REST
11 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 3 (13.64%) QA
11 3 (13.64%) jQuery
11 3 (13.64%) Degree
11 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
11 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
11 3 (13.64%) Finance
11 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
11 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (13.64%) J2EE

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 (13.64%) Umbraco
1 3 (13.64%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
1 1 (4.55%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Intranet
2 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) MySQL
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Turkish Language
3 1 (4.55%) Games
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Umbraco Developer
3 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Applications Support
4 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
4 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (4.55%) WPF Developer
5 1 (4.55%) CRM Developer
5 1 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Developer
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Senior .NET Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (95.45%) .NET
2 17 (77.27%) ASP.NET
3 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (31.82%) WCF
5 6 (27.27%) WPF
6 5 (22.73%) HTML
6 5 (22.73%) Ajax
7 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
7 4 (18.18%) LINQ
8 3 (13.64%) REST
8 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (13.64%) jQuery
8 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
8 3 (13.64%) J2EE
8 3 (13.64%) XML
9 2 (9.09%) Web Services
9 2 (9.09%) Entity Framework
10 1 (4.55%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 1 (4.55%) Razor View Engine
10 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Kinect
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) MVC
2 6 (27.27%) OO
3 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 3 (13.64%) MVVM
4 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) OOP
5 2 (9.09%) ERP
5 2 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.55%) TDD
6 1 (4.55%) Logistics
6 1 (4.55%) Scrum
6 1 (4.55%) CRM
6 1 (4.55%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) SQL
2 9 (40.91%) T-SQL
3 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
5 2 (9.09%) Java
5 2 (9.09%) PHP
6 1 (4.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
2 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) DevExpress
Slough
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 12 days ago