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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 27 26 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing C# 8 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 2.96% 3.96% 4.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.96% 11.58% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 7
Average daily rate
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£363 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £380 £505
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 £40.38 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.68% +7.14%
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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
73 95 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 27.04% 34.17% 38.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 63 46
Average daily rate £358 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £425 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 6
Average hourly rate £31.00 £23.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.91% -34.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%

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#
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 3 September 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 13 (86.67%) .NET
2 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
3 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (60.00%) WCF
4 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (53.33%) WPF
6 6 (40.00%) MVC
7 5 (33.33%) OO
7 5 (33.33%) REST
8 4 (26.67%) Data Architecture
8 4 (26.67%) TDD
8 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
8 4 (26.67%) SQL
8 4 (26.67%) Scrum
9 3 (20.00%) XML
9 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
9 3 (20.00%) MySQL
9 3 (20.00%) Ajax
9 3 (20.00%) LINQ
9 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (20.00%) MVVM
10 2 (13.33%) Entity Framework
10 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
10 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
10 2 (13.33%) CA LISA
10 2 (13.33%) Business Process Mapping
10 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
10 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
10 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (13.33%) HP UFT
1 2 (13.33%) Selenium
1 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Automated Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) WPF Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) .NET
2 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 9 (60.00%) WCF
4 8 (53.33%) WPF
5 5 (33.33%) REST
6 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
7 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (20.00%) LINQ
7 3 (20.00%) XML
7 3 (20.00%) Ajax
8 2 (13.33%) HTML
8 2 (13.33%) CSS
8 2 (13.33%) SOAP
8 2 (13.33%) Entity Framework
8 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
9 1 (6.67%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 1 (6.67%) jQuery
9 1 (6.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) MVC
3 5 (33.33%) OO
4 4 (26.67%) Scrum
4 4 (26.67%) TDD
4 4 (26.67%) Data Architecture
5 3 (20.00%) MVVM
6 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (13.33%) OOP
6 2 (13.33%) OOD
6 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Multithreading
6 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (13.33%) PHP
4 2 (13.33%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (13.33%) HP
1 2 (13.33%) CA
2 1 (6.67%) SAP