The first table below looks at the demand for the C# 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# Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# Developer
Rank 100 87 93
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 154 182 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.67% 2.15% 1.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 2.32% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 89 104
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £403 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £301
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +27.27%
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8449 7860 9074
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.79% 92.72% 91.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4615 4107 4138
Average daily rate £350 £355 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 399 529 640
Average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
C# Developer
England

C# Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

C# Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

C# 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# Developer across the South East region.

C# Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

C# Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

C# Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

C# 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# Developer across the South East region.

C# Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

C# 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# Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -30 30 £378 +7.85% 16
East Sussex +15 23 £200 -33.33% 11
Surrey -9 22 £300 -22.07% 21
Berkshire -3 18 £350 +20.68% 28
Kent +7 17 £319 -8.92% 7
Oxfordshire +9 12 £300 -14.28% 14
Buckinghamshire -39 9 £325 -3.70% 7
West Sussex 0 7 £275 -26.17% 8
Isle of Wight - 6 £225 - 1
Middlesex -6 1 - - 1
Sussex - - - -
C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited C# 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# Developer in their job title.

1 314 (100.00%) C#
2 288 (91.72%) .NET
3 202 (64.33%) ASP.NET
4 182 (57.96%) SQL Server
5 170 (54.14%) MVC
6 123 (39.17%) JavaScript
7 93 (29.62%) jQuery
8 90 (28.66%) WCF
9 88 (28.03%) ASP.NET MVC
10 80 (25.48%) HTML
11 76 (24.20%) SQL
12 66 (21.02%) SQL Server 2008
13 62 (19.75%) CSS
14 61 (19.43%) TDD
15 55 (17.52%) Scrum
16 53 (16.88%) .NET Framework
17 50 (15.92%) Web Services
18 49 (15.61%) WPF
19 48 (15.29%) Visual Studio
20 44 (14.01%) Microsoft
21 42 (13.38%) Web Development
22 41 (13.06%) Windows
23 40 (12.74%) SQL Server 2012
24 39 (12.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
25 38 (12.10%) LINQ
26 36 (11.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
27 32 (10.19%) XML
28 31 (9.87%) Finance
28 31 (9.87%) HTML5
29 30 (9.55%) Team Foundation Server

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited C# 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# Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (6.69%) CMS
2 12 (3.82%) Sitecore CMS
3 7 (2.23%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.23%) Umbraco
4 5 (1.59%) Kentico
5 4 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.96%) IIS
7 2 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.32%) Node.js
8 1 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.32%) Joomla!
Applications
1 12 (3.82%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.91%) MS Office
3 2 (0.64%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.32%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.82%) SaaS
2 9 (2.87%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (2.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.91%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.59%) Modbus
3 2 (0.64%) SNMP
4 1 (0.32%) Intranet
4 1 (0.32%) Internet
4 1 (0.32%) Wireless
4 1 (0.32%) DNS
4 1 (0.32%) Broadband
4 1 (0.32%) FTP
4 1 (0.32%) HTTP
4 1 (0.32%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.32%) 4G
4 1 (0.32%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (57.96%) SQL Server
2 66 (21.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (12.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (6.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (6.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (5.41%) Oracle Database
5 17 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (2.87%) MySQL
7 8 (2.55%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.91%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.59%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.59%) DTS
10 4 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (0.96%) Couchbase
12 2 (0.64%) OLAP
12 2 (0.64%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.64%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 48 (15.29%) Visual Studio
2 30 (9.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (4.78%) NUnit
4 10 (3.18%) Subversion
5 7 (2.23%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.27%) StyleCop
6 4 (1.27%) Hudson
6 4 (1.27%) SpecFlow
7 3 (0.96%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (0.96%) JIRA
7 3 (0.96%) Selenium
8 2 (0.64%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.64%) MSTest
8 2 (0.64%) Ranorex
9 1 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.32%) Moq
9 1 (0.32%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 1 (0.32%) ReSharper
General
1 31 (9.87%) Finance
2 9 (2.87%) Telecoms
3 6 (1.91%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.27%) Publishing
4 4 (1.27%) Games
5 3 (0.96%) Legal
5 3 (0.96%) Electronics
5 3 (0.96%) Marketing
6 2 (0.64%) Front Office
6 2 (0.64%) Banking
6 2 (0.64%) Retail
7 1 (0.32%) Advertising
7 1 (0.32%) Military
7 1 (0.32%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 288 (91.72%) .NET
2 202 (64.33%) ASP.NET
3 93 (29.62%) jQuery
4 90 (28.66%) WCF
5 88 (28.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 80 (25.48%) HTML
7 62 (19.75%) CSS
8 53 (16.88%) .NET Framework
9 50 (15.92%) Web Services
10 49 (15.61%) WPF
11 39 (12.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 38 (12.10%) LINQ
13 36 (11.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 32 (10.19%) XML
15 31 (9.87%) HTML5
16 28 (8.92%) Ajax
17 24 (7.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
18 21 (6.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 18 (5.73%) CSS3
19 18 (5.73%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (2.87%) Mobile App
1 9 (2.87%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (1.91%) N-Tier
3 5 (1.59%) Xbox
3 5 (1.59%) Blog
3 5 (1.59%) Computer Science
4 3 (0.96%) EPoS
4 3 (0.96%) DTV
4 3 (0.96%) Mathematics
5 2 (0.64%) FMCG
5 2 (0.64%) Visualisation
5 2 (0.64%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.32%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.32%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.32%) SCORM
6 1 (0.32%) W3C
6 1 (0.32%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.32%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.32%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 41 (13.06%) Windows
2 9 (2.87%) Android
3 8 (2.55%) Apple iOS
4 7 (2.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.59%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.32%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.32%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.32%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.32%) Linux
7 1 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (54.14%) MVC
2 61 (19.43%) TDD
3 55 (17.52%) Scrum
4 42 (13.38%) Web Development
5 27 (8.60%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (7.01%) Software Engineering
7 20 (6.37%) OO
8 16 (5.10%) BDD
9 13 (4.14%) SOA
10 12 (3.82%) CRM
11 11 (3.50%) MVVM
12 9 (2.87%) Android Development
12 9 (2.87%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (2.87%) Kanban
13 8 (2.55%) Content Management
13 8 (2.55%) OOP
13 8 (2.55%) iOS Development
14 7 (2.23%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (2.23%) Multithreading
15 6 (1.91%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 314 (100.00%) C#
2 123 (39.17%) JavaScript
3 76 (24.20%) SQL
4 20 (6.37%) T-SQL
4 20 (6.37%) VB.NET
5 9 (2.87%) Python
6 5 (1.59%) VBA
7 3 (0.96%) TypeScript
7 3 (0.96%) C
8 2 (0.64%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.64%) VB
8 2 (0.64%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.64%) Java
8 2 (0.64%) C++
9 1 (0.32%) VC++
9 1 (0.32%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 8 (2.55%) Degree
1 8 (2.55%) Security Cleared
2 5 (1.59%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.32%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.64%) QA
1 2 (0.64%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 44 (14.01%) Microsoft
2 27 (8.60%) Oracle
3 12 (3.82%) Sitecore
4 8 (2.55%) Telerik
5 6 (1.91%) Twitter
6 4 (1.27%) Informatica
7 3 (0.96%) Xamarin
7 3 (0.96%) Open Text
7 3 (0.96%) SAP
8 2 (0.64%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.64%) Adobe
9 1 (0.32%) Tealeaf
9 1 (0.32%) Serena
9 1 (0.32%) BT
9 1 (0.32%) Motorola
9 1 (0.32%) Maxymiser
9 1 (0.32%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.32%) Ektron
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