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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
England / South East
Rank 23 29 21
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing C# 500 520 670
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.53% 5.94% 7.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.57% 17.65% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 355 404
Median daily rate £375 £350 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 9
Median hourly rate £43.00 £55.55 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.59% +48.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £14.00 £27.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £60.62 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.75 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+5.80% +13.13%

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
2555 2947 3249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.38% 33.68% 34.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1583 1945 1809
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 112 122
Median hourly rate £42.00 £44.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £15.25 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.55 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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
Hampshire +23 105 £375 +13.63% 106
Berkshire +18 97 £400 - 45
Surrey -4 65 £380 -5.00% 62
Buckinghamshire -9 53 £325 -16.66% 35
Oxfordshire +14 50 £368 +13.07% 60
Kent +6 49 £338 - 34
West Sussex +7 41 £407 +22.86% 32
East Sussex +4 34 £325 -5.79% 17
Middlesex 0 3 £350 +1.81% 2
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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#.

1 800 (74.49%) .NET
2 443 (41.25%) Agile Software Development
3 385 (35.85%) SQL Server
4 384 (35.75%) SQL
5 377 (35.10%) MVC
6 370 (34.45%) ASP.NET
7 365 (33.99%) JavaScript
8 290 (27.00%) CSS
9 283 (26.35%) HTML
10 266 (24.77%) Microsoft
11 192 (17.88%) Team Foundation Server
11 192 (17.88%) TDD
12 188 (17.50%) .NET Framework
13 181 (16.85%) jQuery
14 178 (16.57%) XML
14 178 (16.57%) AngularJS
15 175 (16.29%) Web Services
16 157 (14.62%) ASP.NET Web API
17 152 (14.15%) Windows
18 150 (13.97%) ASP.NET MVC
19 144 (13.41%) Web Development
20 132 (12.29%) BDD
21 126 (11.73%) Continuous Integration
21 126 (11.73%) Oracle
22 124 (11.55%) Visual Studio
22 124 (11.55%) Scrum
23 123 (11.45%) Entity Framework
24 120 (11.17%) Security Cleared
25 119 (11.08%) Git (software)
26 114 (10.61%) Microsoft Azure

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 61 (5.68%) CMS
2 55 (5.12%) IIS
3 46 (4.28%) SharePoint
4 44 (4.10%) BizTalk Server
5 32 (2.98%) EPiServer
6 24 (2.23%) Umbraco
7 20 (1.86%) SharePoint 2013
8 13 (1.21%) Confluence
8 13 (1.21%) Sitecore CMS
9 12 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
10 11 (1.02%) Apache
11 10 (0.93%) Tomcat
12 8 (0.74%) nginx
12 8 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 7 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
14 5 (0.47%) Kentico
14 5 (0.47%) SAS
15 3 (0.28%) JBoss
15 3 (0.28%) MQSeries
15 3 (0.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 65 (6.05%) MS Excel
2 14 (1.30%) MS Office
3 5 (0.47%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.28%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.19%) Chatbot
5 2 (0.19%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.093%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.093%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 36 (3.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 33 (3.07%) Dynamics AX
3 19 (1.77%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.093%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.093%) nopCommerce
7 1 (0.093%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.093%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.093%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.093%) Teamcenter
7 1 (0.093%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 114 (10.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (3.35%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (1.49%) PaaS
4 10 (0.93%) GitHub
4 10 (0.93%) Office 365
4 10 (0.93%) SaaS
5 8 (0.74%) Google Analytics
6 7 (0.65%) Boomi
7 6 (0.56%) IaaS
8 4 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.28%) Google Play
10 2 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.19%) Mailgun
11 1 (0.093%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.093%) Asana
11 1 (0.093%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.093%) Force.com
11 1 (0.093%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.093%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.093%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 29 (2.70%) HTTP
2 24 (2.23%) TCP/IP
3 11 (1.02%) SSL
4 8 (0.74%) LAN
5 7 (0.65%) DNS
5 7 (0.65%) Internet
5 7 (0.65%) Intranet
6 6 (0.56%) Ethernet
7 5 (0.47%) Extranet
8 4 (0.37%) Bluetooth
8 4 (0.37%) DHCP
8 4 (0.37%) LDAP
8 4 (0.37%) Network Security
8 4 (0.37%) SNMP
9 3 (0.28%) Firewall
9 3 (0.28%) Telnet
9 3 (0.28%) WAN
10 2 (0.19%) 2G
10 2 (0.19%) 3G
10 2 (0.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 385 (35.85%) SQL Server
2 61 (5.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 50 (4.66%) NoSQL
4 49 (4.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 36 (3.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 29 (2.70%) MongoDB
7 28 (2.61%) Relational Database
8 27 (2.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 25 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
10 18 (1.68%) MySQL
10 18 (1.68%) Oracle Reports
11 15 (1.40%) Oracle Database
11 15 (1.40%) SQL Server 2005
12 12 (1.12%) Hadoop
12 12 (1.12%) Redis
13 11 (1.02%) Big Data
13 11 (1.02%) DB2
14 10 (0.93%) Azure SQL Database
14 10 (0.93%) MS Access
15 8 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 192 (17.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 124 (11.55%) Visual Studio
3 119 (11.08%) Git (software)
4 112 (10.43%) Selenium
5 62 (5.77%) SpecFlow
6 46 (4.28%) Octopus Deploy
7 40 (3.72%) WebDriver
8 38 (3.54%) Grunt
8 38 (3.54%) JIRA
9 35 (3.26%) TeamCity
10 32 (2.98%) Jenkins
11 31 (2.89%) NUnit
12 28 (2.61%) Bower
12 28 (2.61%) Subversion
13 25 (2.33%) NuGet
14 23 (2.14%) Cucumber
15 22 (2.05%) MSTest
16 19 (1.77%) Eclipse
17 17 (1.58%) JUnit
17 17 (1.58%) Moq
General
1 86 (8.01%) Finance
2 51 (4.75%) Advertising
3 19 (1.77%) Manufacturing
4 17 (1.58%) Marketing
5 15 (1.40%) Back Office
5 15 (1.40%) Retail
6 14 (1.30%) Banking
7 13 (1.21%) Publishing
8 11 (1.02%) Telecoms
9 10 (0.93%) Electronics
10 9 (0.84%) Automotive
10 9 (0.84%) Games
11 8 (0.74%) Aerospace
12 7 (0.65%) Military
13 4 (0.37%) German Language
13 4 (0.37%) Legal
14 2 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.093%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.093%) Law
15 1 (0.093%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 802 (74.67%) Developer
2 434 (40.41%) .NET Developer
3 333 (31.01%) C# Developer
4 228 (21.23%) C# .NET Developer
5 86 (8.01%) ASP.NET Developer
6 82 (7.64%) SQL Developer
7 81 (7.54%) Software Developer
8 68 (6.33%) Analyst
9 64 (5.96%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 59 (5.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 59 (5.49%) JavaScript Developer
11 54 (5.03%) Tester
11 54 (5.03%) Web Developer
12 51 (4.75%) Senior Developer
13 48 (4.47%) C# Software Developer
13 48 (4.47%) Full Stack Developer
14 41 (3.82%) Software Engineer
15 40 (3.72%) Test Analyst
16 37 (3.45%) Automation Tester
16 37 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 800 (74.49%) .NET
2 370 (34.45%) ASP.NET
3 290 (27.00%) CSS
4 283 (26.35%) HTML
5 188 (17.50%) .NET Framework
6 181 (16.85%) jQuery
7 178 (16.57%) AngularJS
7 178 (16.57%) XML
8 175 (16.29%) Web Services
9 157 (14.62%) ASP.NET Web API
10 150 (13.97%) ASP.NET MVC
11 123 (11.45%) Entity Framework
12 112 (10.43%) HTML5
13 106 (9.87%) WCF
14 86 (8.01%) CSS3
15 77 (7.17%) Ajax
15 77 (7.17%) LINQ
16 75 (6.98%) RESTful
17 71 (6.61%) REST
18 62 (5.77%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 42 (3.91%) Mobile App
2 35 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (2.14%) Algorithms
4 22 (2.05%) User Experience
5 20 (1.86%) N-Tier
6 16 (1.49%) Computer Science
7 15 (1.40%) Client/Server
8 8 (0.74%) Replication
9 5 (0.47%) Data Centre
9 5 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (0.47%) Mainframe
9 5 (0.47%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.37%) Data Structures
10 4 (0.37%) Digital Media
10 4 (0.37%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (0.28%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.28%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 3 (0.28%) VHDL
12 2 (0.19%) Clustering
12 2 (0.19%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 152 (14.15%) Windows
2 51 (4.75%) Linux
3 36 (3.35%) Android
4 21 (1.96%) Windows Server
5 20 (1.86%) Unix
6 16 (1.49%) Apple iOS
7 8 (0.74%) Ubuntu
8 7 (0.65%) Windows 8
9 6 (0.56%) MVS
9 6 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.37%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.28%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.19%) CentOS
13 2 (0.19%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 2 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.093%) Kali Linux
14 1 (0.093%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 443 (41.25%) Agile Software Development
2 377 (35.10%) MVC
3 192 (17.88%) TDD
4 144 (13.41%) Web Development
5 132 (12.29%) BDD
6 126 (11.73%) Continuous Integration
7 124 (11.55%) Scrum
8 79 (7.36%) Software Engineering
9 66 (6.15%) Automated Testing
10 64 (5.96%) Unit Testing
11 57 (5.31%) Multithreading
12 54 (5.03%) DevOps
12 54 (5.03%) SDLC
13 50 (4.66%) Kanban
13 50 (4.66%) Migration
14 48 (4.47%) CRM
14 48 (4.47%) Front End Development
15 46 (4.28%) OO
16 44 (4.10%) SOA
17 42 (3.91%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 384 (35.75%) SQL
2 365 (33.99%) JavaScript
3 110 (10.24%) Java
4 99 (9.22%) C++
5 95 (8.85%) VB.NET
6 92 (8.57%) T-SQL
7 72 (6.70%) Python
8 44 (4.10%) Perl
9 43 (4.00%) VB
10 42 (3.91%) C
11 37 (3.45%) PowerShell
12 30 (2.79%) Ruby
13 29 (2.70%) F#
14 23 (2.14%) TypeScript
15 21 (1.96%) PHP
16 20 (1.86%) Apex Code
16 20 (1.86%) Scala
17 19 (1.77%) Ada
18 14 (1.30%) VBA
19 13 (1.21%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 120 (11.17%) Security Cleared
2 97 (9.03%) SC Cleared
3 34 (3.17%) Degree
4 12 (1.12%) ISTQB
5 11 (1.02%) DV Cleared
6 9 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (0.56%) ISEB
7 6 (0.56%) MCTS
8 4 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.19%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.19%) CISA
10 2 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.19%) CISSP
10 2 (0.19%) SANS
11 1 (0.093%) CCNP
11 1 (0.093%) CCSP
11 1 (0.093%) CISM
11 1 (0.093%) GIAC
11 1 (0.093%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (3.07%) QA
2 13 (1.21%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.47%) SDET
4 4 (0.37%) SLA
5 3 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.19%) ISO13485
6 2 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.093%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.093%) IFRS
7 1 (0.093%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.093%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.093%) MISRA
7 1 (0.093%) MISRA C
7 1 (0.093%) WCAG
System Software
1 13 (1.21%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.02%) Docker
3 7 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.37%) Firmware
4 4 (0.37%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.19%) vSphere
6 1 (0.093%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.093%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.093%) XenApp
6 1 (0.093%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (1.30%) Puppet
2 10 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (0.84%) Kibana
3 9 (0.84%) WMI
4 8 (0.74%) Grafana
5 7 (0.65%) Ansible
5 7 (0.65%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 5 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.19%) Nessus
7 2 (0.19%) SCCM
7 2 (0.19%) SCOM
8 1 (0.093%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.093%) Core Impact
8 1 (0.093%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.093%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.093%) HP SiteScope
8 1 (0.093%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.093%) logstash
8 1 (0.093%) Nmap
8 1 (0.093%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 266 (24.77%) Microsoft
2 126 (11.73%) Oracle
3 45 (4.19%) Xamarin
4 32 (2.98%) Google
5 22 (2.05%) Sitecore
6 21 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
7 18 (1.68%) Telerik
8 17 (1.58%) HP
9 14 (1.30%) Citrix
9 14 (1.30%) SAP
10 9 (0.84%) VMware
11 8 (0.74%) Red Hat
12 7 (0.65%) Dell
12 7 (0.65%) ServiceNow
12 7 (0.65%) Sophos
13 6 (0.56%) AppDynamics
14 3 (0.28%) Adobe
14 3 (0.28%) webMethods
15 2 (0.19%) Ericsson
15 2 (0.19%) Mercator
Reading
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + dependant on experience
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 11 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 9 hours ago
Dover, Kent
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Colston Consulting
Rate: £400 - £460 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £380 - £410 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
East Sussex
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
MAPP - IT, Digital, Broadcasting & Media Recruitment Specialists
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day £350 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Intrinsic Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Pioneer Search
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Pioneer Search
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day 8 to 12 month day rate contract
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
Andover
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 19 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £511.50 per day
Posted: 6 days ago