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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 27 29 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Contract jobs citing C# 3 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.21% 3.24% 6.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.45% 8.55% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 11
Average daily rate - £338 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 £34.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.82% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
C#
Berkshire

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
55 117 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 22.27% 37.86% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 69 35
Average daily rate £350 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £500 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £94.50 £32.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+190.76% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.10 £32.50 £27.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £158.90 £35.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 13 February 2016, 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 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) TDD
3 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) BDD
5 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
5 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 2 (22.22%) NHibernate
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
5 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
6 1 (11.11%) SOAP
6 1 (11.11%) XML
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) UML
6 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
6 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
6 1 (11.11%) SOA
6 1 (11.11%) ETL
6 1 (11.11%) Toad
6 1 (11.11%) SSL

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 1 (11.11%) ArcGIS
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 1 (11.11%) Umbraco
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) S/MIME
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) GIS
2 1 (11.11%) QGIS
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
2 1 (11.11%) Moq
2 1 (11.11%) Protractor
2 1 (11.11%) ReSharper
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Toad
2 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Junior
3 2 (22.22%) Junior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) 3D Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Angular Developer
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Unity 3D Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Applications Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Web Applications Support
4 1 (11.11%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) NHibernate
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (11.11%) Castle Windsor
5 1 (11.11%) Middleware
5 1 (11.11%) REST
5 1 (11.11%) SOAP
5 1 (11.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Augmented Reality
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) BDD
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) API Development
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Data Security
4 1 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Image Processing
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Release Management
4 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) CA
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Xamarin
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