The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 21 24 32
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Contract jobs citing C# 564 625 579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 7.28% 6.65% 5.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.51% 19.36% 17.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 388 341
Median daily rate £393 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 24 9
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +15.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.30 £19.40 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £55.55 £43.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
C#
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Programming Languages Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2622 3229 3251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.85% 34.34% 32.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1546 1974 1911
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £279 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £519 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 147 106
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.78 £17.35 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

C#
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# across the South East region.

C# Daily Rate Trend in the South East

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

C#
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# across the South East region.

C# Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

C#
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

C# Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

C#
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +16 113 £400 - 58
Hampshire 0 111 £375 +7.14% 78
Berkshire +6 108 £413 +10.00% 57
Oxfordshire +9 54 £463 +54.16% 49
Buckinghamshire -5 48 £340 -15.00% 26
West Sussex +15 39 £375 +20.00% 28
East Sussex 0 39 £356 +7.54% 19
Kent -6 35 £350 +3.70% 29
Middlesex - 7 £348 - 7
Home Counties - 3 - -
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for C#.

1 859 (74.31%) .NET
2 483 (41.78%) SQL Server
3 453 (39.19%) ASP.NET
4 434 (37.54%) Agile Software Development
5 416 (35.99%) MVC
6 399 (34.52%) JavaScript
7 384 (33.22%) SQL
8 330 (28.55%) HTML
9 322 (27.85%) CSS
10 297 (25.69%) Microsoft
11 240 (20.76%) Team Foundation Server
12 215 (18.60%) Web Services
12 215 (18.60%) XML
13 208 (17.99%) .NET Framework
14 196 (16.96%) jQuery
15 195 (16.87%) Windows
16 184 (15.92%) ASP.NET MVC
17 178 (15.40%) AngularJS
18 174 (15.05%) TDD
19 161 (13.93%) ASP.NET Web API
20 151 (13.06%) Scrum
21 150 (12.98%) WCF
22 147 (12.72%) Visual Studio
23 142 (12.28%) Security Cleared
24 139 (12.02%) Entity Framework
24 139 (12.02%) Oracle
25 132 (11.42%) BDD
26 129 (11.16%) Selenium
26 129 (11.16%) Web Development
27 127 (10.99%) HTML5

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 84 (7.27%) IIS
2 76 (6.57%) BizTalk Server
3 74 (6.40%) SharePoint
4 67 (5.80%) CMS
5 31 (2.68%) Sitecore CMS
6 23 (1.99%) Umbraco
7 20 (1.73%) SharePoint 2013
8 15 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
9 10 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (0.69%) MS Exchange
11 7 (0.61%) Confluence
12 6 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (0.35%) Apache
13 4 (0.35%) EPiServer CMS
13 4 (0.35%) K2 blackpearl
13 4 (0.35%) Kentico
13 4 (0.35%) MQSeries
13 4 (0.35%) Oracle Service Bus
13 4 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
14 3 (0.26%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 83 (7.18%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.12%) MS Office
3 7 (0.61%) InfoPath
4 4 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.26%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.17%) MS Project
6 2 (0.17%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.087%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 46 (3.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (2.51%) Dynamics AX
3 21 (1.82%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (0.69%) Remedy ITSM
5 6 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.087%) Magento
7 1 (0.087%) nopCommerce
7 1 (0.087%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.087%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.087%) Teamcenter
7 1 (0.087%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 119 (10.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (4.15%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (1.64%) Office 365
4 10 (0.87%) PaaS
4 10 (0.87%) SaaS
5 9 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.52%) Boomi
7 5 (0.43%) GitHub
8 3 (0.26%) Google Play
9 2 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.087%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.087%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.087%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.087%) IaaS
10 1 (0.087%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 23 (1.99%) HTTP
2 12 (1.04%) DNS
2 12 (1.04%) Internet
2 12 (1.04%) TCP/IP
3 9 (0.78%) Kerberos
3 9 (0.78%) SNMP
4 8 (0.69%) LAN
5 6 (0.52%) Network Security
6 4 (0.35%) Ethernet
6 4 (0.35%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (0.26%) DHCP
7 3 (0.26%) LDAP
7 3 (0.26%) SAN
7 3 (0.26%) WAN
8 2 (0.17%) 3G
8 2 (0.17%) ATM
8 2 (0.17%) Bluetooth
8 2 (0.17%) Intranet
8 2 (0.17%) SSL
8 2 (0.17%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 483 (41.78%) SQL Server
2 69 (5.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 64 (5.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 57 (4.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 47 (4.07%) SQL Server 2012
6 37 (3.20%) NoSQL
7 35 (3.03%) Oracle Database
8 32 (2.77%) Relational Database
9 29 (2.51%) MongoDB
10 24 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
11 19 (1.64%) MySQL
12 17 (1.47%) SQL Server 2014
13 15 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 14 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
15 10 (0.87%) DB2
16 9 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
16 9 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
16 9 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (0.78%) RDBMS
17 8 (0.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 240 (20.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 147 (12.72%) Visual Studio
3 129 (11.16%) Selenium
4 95 (8.22%) Git (software)
5 88 (7.61%) SpecFlow
6 43 (3.72%) WebDriver
7 41 (3.55%) NUnit
8 34 (2.94%) Subversion
9 31 (2.68%) Octopus Deploy
10 30 (2.60%) JIRA
11 29 (2.51%) Grunt
12 28 (2.42%) Bower
12 28 (2.42%) HP UFT
13 25 (2.16%) Jenkins
13 25 (2.16%) MSTest
14 22 (1.90%) TeamCity
15 20 (1.73%) NuGet
16 19 (1.64%) Cucumber
17 13 (1.12%) LoadRunner
17 13 (1.12%) SoapUI
General
1 96 (8.30%) Finance
2 35 (3.03%) Advertising
3 23 (1.99%) Manufacturing
4 17 (1.47%) Marketing
5 16 (1.38%) Retail
6 13 (1.12%) Banking
6 13 (1.12%) Telecoms
7 12 (1.04%) Electronics
7 12 (1.04%) Games
7 12 (1.04%) Publishing
8 10 (0.87%) Aerospace
9 9 (0.78%) Back Office
10 8 (0.69%) Financial Institution
10 8 (0.69%) Military
11 7 (0.61%) Legal
12 6 (0.52%) Automotive
13 5 (0.43%) French Language
13 5 (0.43%) German Language
13 5 (0.43%) Italian Language
13 5 (0.43%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 827 (71.54%) Developer
2 416 (35.99%) .NET Developer
3 339 (29.33%) C# Developer
4 212 (18.34%) C# .NET Developer
5 90 (7.79%) ASP.NET Developer
6 73 (6.31%) Analyst
7 71 (6.14%) Tester
8 70 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 65 (5.62%) SQL Developer
10 59 (5.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 54 (4.67%) Full Stack Developer
12 53 (4.58%) Software Developer
13 51 (4.41%) Automation Tester
13 51 (4.41%) JavaScript Developer
14 50 (4.33%) Senior Developer
15 44 (3.81%) Web Developer
16 42 (3.63%) Test Analyst
17 38 (3.29%) Software Engineer
18 36 (3.11%) Consultant
19 33 (2.85%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 859 (74.31%) .NET
2 453 (39.19%) ASP.NET
3 330 (28.55%) HTML
4 322 (27.85%) CSS
5 215 (18.60%) Web Services
5 215 (18.60%) XML
6 208 (17.99%) .NET Framework
7 196 (16.96%) jQuery
8 184 (15.92%) ASP.NET MVC
9 178 (15.40%) AngularJS
10 161 (13.93%) ASP.NET Web API
11 150 (12.98%) WCF
12 139 (12.02%) Entity Framework
13 127 (10.99%) HTML5
14 76 (6.57%) CSS3
15 71 (6.14%) KnockoutJS
16 70 (6.06%) RESTful
17 68 (5.88%) React
18 65 (5.62%) SOAP
19 64 (5.54%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 45 (3.89%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (3.11%) Mobile App
3 35 (3.03%) N-Tier
4 34 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 16 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (1.30%) User Experience
7 14 (1.21%) Management Information System
8 11 (0.95%) Mathematics
9 8 (0.69%) Algorithms
9 8 (0.69%) Cyberthreat
10 7 (0.61%) Client/Server
10 7 (0.61%) Digital Media
11 6 (0.52%) Data Centre
11 6 (0.52%) Online Games
11 6 (0.52%) Replication
12 5 (0.43%) Data Integration
13 4 (0.35%) Clustering
13 4 (0.35%) Data Structures
13 4 (0.35%) iPhone
13 4 (0.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 195 (16.87%) Windows
2 41 (3.55%) Windows Server
3 38 (3.29%) Linux
4 36 (3.11%) Android
5 19 (1.64%) Apple iOS
6 18 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (1.47%) Unix
8 9 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.52%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (0.35%) Ubuntu
11 4 (0.35%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.17%) MVS
12 2 (0.17%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.087%) Kali Linux
13 1 (0.087%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.087%) Solaris
13 1 (0.087%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 434 (37.54%) Agile Software Development
2 416 (35.99%) MVC
3 174 (15.05%) TDD
4 151 (13.06%) Scrum
5 132 (11.42%) BDD
6 129 (11.16%) Web Development
7 104 (9.00%) Continuous Integration
8 80 (6.92%) Software Engineering
9 71 (6.14%) Migration
10 65 (5.62%) Automated Testing
11 64 (5.54%) SDLC
12 62 (5.36%) CRM
12 62 (5.36%) Data Protection
13 61 (5.28%) SOA
13 61 (5.28%) Unit Testing
14 59 (5.10%) OO
15 53 (4.58%) Test Scripting
16 52 (4.50%) Kanban
17 50 (4.33%) Regression Testing
18 47 (4.07%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 399 (34.52%) JavaScript
2 384 (33.22%) SQL
3 125 (10.81%) Java
4 110 (9.52%) C++
5 103 (8.91%) VB.NET
6 100 (8.65%) T-SQL
7 74 (6.40%) Python
8 66 (5.71%) PowerShell
9 62 (5.36%) VB
10 49 (4.24%) C
11 37 (3.20%) F#
12 35 (3.03%) Perl
13 29 (2.51%) VBScript
14 28 (2.42%) PHP
15 25 (2.16%) TypeScript
16 22 (1.90%) Ruby
17 18 (1.56%) PL/SQL
17 18 (1.56%) VBA
18 17 (1.47%) Ada
19 12 (1.04%) Scala
Qualifications
1 142 (12.28%) Security Cleared
2 110 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 66 (5.71%) Degree
4 21 (1.82%) DV Cleared
5 15 (1.30%) ISTQB
6 11 (0.95%) ISEB
6 11 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (0.78%) CISSP
8 8 (0.69%) CEH
8 8 (0.69%) CISM
8 8 (0.69%) GCIA
8 8 (0.69%) GCIH
8 8 (0.69%) GIAC
9 7 (0.61%) DBS Check
10 6 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
10 6 (0.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 6 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.26%) CCNA
12 3 (0.26%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (3.55%) QA
2 12 (1.04%) SLA
3 9 (0.78%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.52%) SDET
5 5 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.17%) ISO13485
6 2 (0.17%) MISRA
6 2 (0.17%) MISRA C
6 2 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.087%) COBIT
7 1 (0.087%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.087%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.087%) HL7
7 1 (0.087%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.087%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.087%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (1.56%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.43%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.26%) Firmware
5 2 (0.17%) Docker
6 1 (0.087%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.087%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.087%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.087%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.087%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (1.12%) Puppet
2 11 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.61%) SCOM
3 7 (0.61%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 5 (0.43%) WMI
5 4 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.26%) Ansible
6 3 (0.26%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (0.26%) SCCM
7 2 (0.17%) Kibana
7 2 (0.17%) Nessus
8 1 (0.087%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.087%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.087%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.087%) HP Fortify
8 1 (0.087%) HP SiteScope
8 1 (0.087%) logstash
8 1 (0.087%) Nexpose
8 1 (0.087%) Nmap
8 1 (0.087%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 297 (25.69%) Microsoft
2 139 (12.02%) Oracle
3 43 (3.72%) Xamarin
4 37 (3.20%) Sitecore
5 20 (1.73%) EPiServer
6 17 (1.47%) HP
7 16 (1.38%) Google
8 13 (1.12%) DevExpress
8 13 (1.12%) Telerik
9 11 (0.95%) Citrix
9 11 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
9 11 (0.95%) SAP
10 9 (0.78%) AppDynamics
10 9 (0.78%) ServiceNow
11 8 (0.69%) BMC
11 8 (0.69%) Remedy
12 7 (0.61%) Ektron
12 7 (0.61%) Sophos
12 7 (0.61%) VMware
13 6 (0.52%) Dell
Reading, Berkshire
CPS Group UK
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Strike IT Services
Posted: 6 hours ago
Surrey
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: ££competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £355 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £450 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Premier IT
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
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Reading, Berkshire
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Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
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Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
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Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International
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Lorien Resourcing
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MA Associates Worldwide
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Worthing, West Sussex
Networkers
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Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
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Andover
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