The first table below looks at the demand for the C# .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# .NET Developer
Rank 146 156 135
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -21
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 106 81 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.09% 0.97% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 1.05% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 49 66
Average daily rate £325 £320 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £425 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £300 £301
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Average hourly rate £32.50 £38.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.58% +13.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +2.89%
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8899 7717 9795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.87% 92.21% 92.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4907 3849 4446
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 481 603 705
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% -5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.00 £41.72
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
C# .NET Developer
England

C# .NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# .NET Developer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C# .NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

C# .NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

C# .NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

C# .NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

C# .NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

C# .NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

C# .NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

C# .NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -7 27 £375 +11.94% 25
Buckinghamshire -13 15 £258 -14.16% 6
Kent +19 14 £395 +31.66% 10
Hampshire +2 12 £388 +19.23% 15
Oxfordshire +6 11 £305 - 18
Berkshire -16 11 £385 +2.66% 14
West Sussex - 8 £300 - 3
East Sussex -6 6 £300 -27.27% 7
Middlesex - 1 £475 -
Sussex - - - -
C# .NET Developer
England

C# .NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited C# .NET Developer in their job title 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 with C# .NET Developer in their job title.

1 200 (100.00%) C#
1 200 (100.00%) .NET
2 145 (72.50%) ASP.NET
3 119 (59.50%) SQL Server
4 96 (48.00%) MVC
5 73 (36.50%) JavaScript
6 63 (31.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 60 (30.00%) SQL
8 53 (26.50%) jQuery
9 47 (23.50%) SQL Server 2008
10 45 (22.50%) WCF
10 45 (22.50%) TDD
11 42 (21.00%) HTML
12 41 (20.50%) Scrum
13 40 (20.00%) Visual Studio
14 39 (19.50%) Web Services
15 33 (16.50%) Microsoft
15 33 (16.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 32 (16.00%) XML
16 32 (16.00%) Windows
17 30 (15.00%) LINQ
18 28 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 27 (13.50%) WPF
20 24 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
21 22 (11.00%) CMS
21 22 (11.00%) Ajax
22 21 (10.50%) OO
23 20 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
23 20 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
24 19 (9.50%) .NET Framework

C# .NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited C# .NET Developer in their job title 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 with C# .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (11.00%) CMS
2 12 (6.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 10 (5.00%) Umbraco
4 5 (2.50%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.50%) IIS
5 3 (1.50%) Kentico
5 3 (1.50%) Joomla!
6 2 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.50%) Node.js
7 1 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (3.50%) MS Office
2 6 (3.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.50%) SaaS
1 7 (3.50%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.00%) Office 365
4 2 (1.00%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.00%) Internet
1 4 (2.00%) Kerberos
1 4 (2.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (2.00%) DNS
2 3 (1.50%) Network Security
2 3 (1.50%) CTI
3 2 (1.00%) Intranet
4 1 (0.50%) 4G
4 1 (0.50%) Wireless
4 1 (0.50%) SSH
4 1 (0.50%) Broadband
4 1 (0.50%) FTP
4 1 (0.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (59.50%) SQL Server
2 47 (23.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (9.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (7.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (7.00%) Oracle Database
7 11 (5.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (5.00%) MySQL
9 5 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (2.50%) DTS
10 3 (1.50%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (1.00%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.00%) NoSQL
11 2 (1.00%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (1.00%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.50%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.50%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 40 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 20 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (6.50%) NUnit
4 11 (5.50%) Subversion
5 8 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
5 8 (4.00%) Hudson
5 8 (4.00%) Jenkins
6 7 (3.50%) SpecFlow
7 3 (1.50%) Moq
8 1 (0.50%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 1 (0.50%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.50%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.50%) NMock
8 1 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (7.00%) Finance
2 5 (2.50%) Publishing
3 3 (1.50%) Retail
4 2 (1.00%) Legal
4 2 (1.00%) Military
4 2 (1.00%) Marketing
5 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.50%) Advertising
5 1 (0.50%) Automotive
5 1 (0.50%) Law
5 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.50%) Front Office
5 1 (0.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (100.00%) .NET
2 145 (72.50%) ASP.NET
3 63 (31.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 53 (26.50%) jQuery
5 45 (22.50%) WCF
6 42 (21.00%) HTML
7 39 (19.50%) Web Services
8 33 (16.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 32 (16.00%) XML
10 30 (15.00%) LINQ
11 28 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 27 (13.50%) WPF
13 24 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 22 (11.00%) Ajax
15 19 (9.50%) .NET Framework
16 18 (9.00%) CSS
17 14 (7.00%) WinForms
18 10 (5.00%) SOAP
18 10 (5.00%) HTML5
18 10 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.00%) Inversion of Control
1 8 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (3.50%) N-Tier
3 5 (2.50%) Xbox
3 5 (2.50%) Blog
4 2 (1.00%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.00%) PDA
4 2 (1.00%) iPad
5 1 (0.50%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (0.50%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.50%) Physics
5 1 (0.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (16.00%) Windows
2 5 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (2.00%) Linux
3 4 (2.00%) Android
4 3 (1.50%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.00%) Windows CE
5 2 (1.00%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (48.00%) MVC
2 45 (22.50%) TDD
3 41 (20.50%) Scrum
4 21 (10.50%) OO
5 20 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (8.50%) Web Development
7 15 (7.50%) Software Engineering
8 12 (6.00%) SOA
8 12 (6.00%) BDD
8 12 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (5.00%) Multithreading
10 9 (4.50%) OOP
10 9 (4.50%) CRM
11 8 (4.00%) Kanban
12 6 (3.00%) Content Management
12 6 (3.00%) Pair Programming
12 6 (3.00%) Automated Testing
12 6 (3.00%) Unit Testing
13 5 (2.50%) Time Management
13 5 (2.50%) Test-First Development
Programming Languages
1 200 (100.00%) C#
2 73 (36.50%) JavaScript
3 60 (30.00%) SQL
4 19 (9.50%) T-SQL
5 15 (7.50%) VB.NET
6 9 (4.50%) C++
7 8 (4.00%) VBA
8 4 (2.00%) C
8 4 (2.00%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.00%) Python
10 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.50%) VC++
10 1 (0.50%) VB
10 1 (0.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.50%) Degree
3 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.50%) QA
1 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (16.50%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.00%) Oracle
3 12 (6.00%) Sitecore
4 7 (3.50%) Ektron
5 5 (2.50%) Twitter
6 4 (2.00%) Serena
6 4 (2.00%) Telerik
7 2 (1.00%) Motorola
7 2 (1.00%) SendGrid
8 1 (0.50%) Tealeaf
8 1 (0.50%) Maxymiser
8 1 (0.50%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.50%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.50%) Open Text
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