The first table below looks at the demand for the C# Software Engineer 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# Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# Software Engineer
Rank 229 226 232
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs requiring a C# Software Engineer 10 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.15% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 8
Average daily rate £420 £325 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% +36.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £273 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £325 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £288
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +39.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £47.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-38.94% +30.13%
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8571 7742 9835
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.79% 92.25% 92.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4746 3879 4425
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
Number of hourly rates quoted 449 606 704
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.63 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.00 £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
C# Software Engineer
England

C# Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

C# Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

C# Software Engineer
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# Software Engineer across the South East region.

C# Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

C# Software Engineer
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# Software Engineer across the South East region.

C# Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

C# Software Engineer
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# Software Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 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 -4 5 £420 +29.23%
Oxfordshire +3 2 £350 +34.61% 4
Buckinghamshire - 2 - - 1
Hampshire +9 1 - - 2
Kent - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - - 1
Isle of Wight - - - -
C# Software Engineer
England

C# Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited C# Software Engineer 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# Software Engineer in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (78.57%) WCF
2 11 (78.57%) .NET
3 10 (71.43%) WPF
4 8 (57.14%) Windows
5 7 (50.00%) Scrum
5 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
6 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
7 5 (35.71%) Web Services
7 5 (35.71%) LINQ
8 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
8 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
8 4 (28.57%) TDD
8 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
9 3 (21.43%) IIS
9 3 (21.43%) N-Tier
9 3 (21.43%) SOA
9 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (21.43%) MVC
9 3 (21.43%) Publishing
9 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (14.29%) Windows Identity Foundation
10 2 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (14.29%) Office 365
10 2 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited C# Software Engineer 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# Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) IIS
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (7.14%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Kerberos
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
4 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.14%) Couchbase
4 1 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
1 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (14.29%) NUnit
General
1 3 (21.43%) Publishing
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
1 11 (78.57%) WCF
2 10 (71.43%) WPF
3 5 (35.71%) LINQ
3 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 5 (35.71%) Web Services
4 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Identity Foundation
5 2 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (14.29%) XML
5 2 (14.29%) XSLT
5 2 (14.29%) Ajax
5 2 (14.29%) HTML
6 1 (7.14%) DHTML
6 1 (7.14%) CSS
6 1 (7.14%) CSS3
6 1 (7.14%) jQuery
6 1 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) N-Tier
2 2 (14.29%) GIS
3 1 (7.14%) Device Driver
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) DTV
3 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) TDD
3 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) MVC
4 3 (21.43%) SOA
5 2 (14.29%) OO
5 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Content Management
5 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) Time Management
5 2 (14.29%) MVVM
5 2 (14.29%) Web Development
6 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 2 (14.29%) C++
3 2 (14.29%) C
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
1 2 (14.29%) ESRI
1 2 (14.29%) Serena
2 1 (7.14%) SAP