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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 22 25 21
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing C# 620 640 690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 7.03% 6.78% 7.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.04% 19.72% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 434 415
Median daily rate £375 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 12
Median hourly rate £42.50 £47.40 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.32% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £40.00 £17.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £52.19 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +20.00%
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
3094 3245 2989
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 35.09% 34.39% 32.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1923 2021 1649
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 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 86 107
Median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £22.50 £17.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +3.49%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 26 June 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
Berkshire +6 130 £375 - 61
Surrey +1 121 £425 +6.25% 86
Hampshire +7 102 £365 +4.28% 109
Buckinghamshire -1 72 £350 +7.69% 34
West Sussex -7 58 £393 +12.14% 20
Oxfordshire +8 49 £363 -8.51% 37
East Sussex 0 32 £350 +16.66% 32
Kent -8 32 £378 +11.85% 25
Middlesex -9 15 £360 +30.90% 4
M4 Corridor - 4 - -
Isle of Wight - 3 £263 - 1
Sussex +1 2 £238 -32.14%
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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#.

1 901 (75.27%) .NET
2 524 (43.78%) JavaScript
3 521 (43.53%) MVC
4 497 (41.52%) ASP.NET
5 494 (41.27%) SQL Server
6 427 (35.67%) HTML
7 426 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
8 380 (31.75%) SQL
8 380 (31.75%) CSS
9 340 (28.40%) Microsoft
10 286 (23.89%) ASP.NET MVC
11 261 (21.80%) jQuery
12 226 (18.88%) Java
13 217 (18.13%) .NET Framework
14 214 (17.88%) Windows
15 208 (17.38%) AngularJS
16 201 (16.79%) HTML5
17 197 (16.46%) Team Foundation Server
18 192 (16.04%) TDD
19 184 (15.37%) Web Services
20 180 (15.04%) Web Development
21 176 (14.70%) ASP.NET Web API
22 160 (13.37%) Visual Studio
23 158 (13.20%) XML
24 151 (12.61%) WCF
25 145 (12.11%) Scrum
26 143 (11.95%) Security Cleared
27 142 (11.86%) Entity Framework
28 136 (11.36%) CSS3
29 131 (10.94%) Oracle

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
1 114 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 69 (5.76%) IIS
3 49 (4.09%) Confluence
4 41 (3.43%) BizTalk Server
5 39 (3.26%) CMS
6 30 (2.51%) SharePoint 2013
7 15 (1.25%) WebSphere
8 14 (1.17%) Sitecore CMS
9 11 (0.92%) Apache
9 11 (0.92%) EPiServer CMS
9 11 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
10 10 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
11 9 (0.75%) JBoss
12 8 (0.67%) Umbraco
12 8 (0.67%) WordPress
13 7 (0.58%) Drupal
14 6 (0.50%) Joomla!
14 6 (0.50%) MS Exchange
14 6 (0.50%) SAS
15 4 (0.33%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 124 (10.36%) MS Excel
2 23 (1.92%) MS Office
3 4 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.17%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 76 (6.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.25%) OpenText MBPM
4 2 (0.17%) Magento
5 1 (0.084%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.084%) Endur
5 1 (0.084%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.084%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 111 (9.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (2.26%) Office 365
3 24 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (1.09%) SaaS
5 12 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (1.00%) PaaS
6 8 (0.67%) IaaS
7 6 (0.50%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.25%) GitHub
9 3 (0.25%) Route 53
9 3 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.17%) Azure Machine Learning
11 1 (0.084%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.084%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.084%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.084%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 85 (7.10%) HTTP
2 25 (2.09%) Internet
3 20 (1.67%) DNS
4 17 (1.42%) TCP/IP
5 13 (1.09%) IPsec
5 13 (1.09%) Network Security
6 12 (1.00%) LDAP
7 11 (0.92%) DHCP
7 11 (0.92%) SMTP
7 11 (0.92%) Software-Defined Networking
7 11 (0.92%) SSL
7 11 (0.92%) VPN
8 10 (0.84%) BGP
8 10 (0.84%) IPv6
9 9 (0.75%) CTI
9 9 (0.75%) SAN
10 8 (0.67%) Kerberos
11 7 (0.58%) SNMP
12 6 (0.50%) Intranet
12 6 (0.50%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 494 (41.27%) SQL Server
2 68 (5.68%) Relational Database
3 64 (5.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 59 (4.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 56 (4.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 45 (3.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 34 (2.84%) NoSQL
8 33 (2.76%) Oracle Database
9 20 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 15 (1.25%) MongoDB
10 15 (1.25%) RDBMS
11 14 (1.17%) SQL Server 2014
12 12 (1.00%) Big Data
12 12 (1.00%) Hadoop
13 11 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 11 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
14 9 (0.75%) Azure SQL Database
14 9 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
15 7 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 197 (16.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 160 (13.37%) Visual Studio
3 107 (8.94%) Git (software)
4 96 (8.02%) Subversion
5 85 (7.10%) Jenkins
6 80 (6.68%) Selenium
7 72 (6.02%) JIRA
8 60 (5.01%) SpecFlow
9 54 (4.51%) JUnit
10 45 (3.76%) NUnit
11 33 (2.76%) WebDriver
12 22 (1.84%) MSBuild
12 22 (1.84%) Octopus Deploy
13 21 (1.75%) HP UFT
14 18 (1.50%) TeamCity
15 17 (1.42%) Jasmine
15 17 (1.42%) NuGet
15 17 (1.42%) TortoiseSVN
16 16 (1.34%) Moq
16 16 (1.34%) Oracle APEX
General
1 119 (9.94%) Finance
2 31 (2.59%) Banking
3 27 (2.26%) Marketing
4 15 (1.25%) Retail
5 14 (1.17%) Law
6 11 (0.92%) Back Office
6 11 (0.92%) Legal
6 11 (0.92%) Telecoms
7 10 (0.84%) Military
8 9 (0.75%) German Language
9 8 (0.67%) Advertising
10 7 (0.58%) Electronics
11 6 (0.50%) Local Government
11 6 (0.50%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.42%) Aerospace
12 5 (0.42%) French Language
12 5 (0.42%) Italian Language
12 5 (0.42%) Spanish Language
13 4 (0.33%) Front Office
13 4 (0.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 848 (70.84%) Developer
2 444 (37.09%) .NET Developer
3 367 (30.66%) C# Developer
4 246 (20.55%) C# .NET Developer
5 153 (12.78%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 142 (11.86%) ASP.NET Developer
7 102 (8.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 84 (7.02%) SQL Developer
9 70 (5.85%) Senior Developer
10 64 (5.35%) Consultant
11 54 (4.51%) Web Developer
12 52 (4.34%) JavaScript Developer
12 52 (4.34%) Senior .NET Developer
13 50 (4.18%) Analyst
14 47 (3.93%) Java Developer
15 46 (3.84%) CRM Developer
16 45 (3.76%) Software Developer
16 45 (3.76%) Software Engineer
17 42 (3.51%) Angular Developer
17 42 (3.51%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 901 (75.27%) .NET
2 497 (41.52%) ASP.NET
3 427 (35.67%) HTML
4 380 (31.75%) CSS
5 286 (23.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 261 (21.80%) jQuery
7 217 (18.13%) .NET Framework
8 208 (17.38%) AngularJS
9 201 (16.79%) HTML5
10 184 (15.37%) Web Services
11 176 (14.70%) ASP.NET Web API
12 158 (13.20%) XML
13 151 (12.61%) WCF
14 142 (11.86%) Entity Framework
15 136 (11.36%) CSS3
16 116 (9.69%) REST
17 102 (8.52%) Ajax
18 90 (7.52%) RESTful
19 86 (7.18%) JSON
20 83 (6.93%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 56 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (3.93%) Computer Science
3 30 (2.51%) N-Tier
4 26 (2.17%) User Experience
5 19 (1.59%) Management Information System
5 19 (1.59%) Mathematics
6 17 (1.42%) Public Cloud
7 16 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (1.25%) Data Integration
9 14 (1.17%) Digital Media
10 12 (1.00%) Client/Server
11 9 (0.75%) Data Centre
11 9 (0.75%) Inversion of Control
12 7 (0.58%) Algorithms
12 7 (0.58%) Fintech
12 7 (0.58%) Mobile App
13 6 (0.50%) Contactless
13 6 (0.50%) Cyberthreat
14 5 (0.42%) Visualisation
14 5 (0.42%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 214 (17.88%) Windows
2 79 (6.60%) Linux
3 58 (4.85%) Windows Server
4 20 (1.67%) Unix
5 17 (1.42%) Android
6 15 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (1.17%) Apple iOS
8 11 (0.92%) zOS
9 10 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (0.84%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.42%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
12 4 (0.33%) Windows CE
13 1 (0.084%) CentOS
13 1 (0.084%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.084%) MVS
13 1 (0.084%) Solaris
13 1 (0.084%) VME
13 1 (0.084%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 521 (43.53%) MVC
2 426 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
3 192 (16.04%) TDD
4 180 (15.04%) Web Development
5 145 (12.11%) Scrum
6 128 (10.69%) CRM
7 108 (9.02%) Continuous Integration
8 102 (8.52%) Software Engineering
9 93 (7.77%) BDD
10 88 (7.35%) SDLC
11 82 (6.85%) Migration
12 78 (6.52%) Automated Testing
13 64 (5.35%) OO
13 64 (5.35%) Open Source
14 61 (5.10%) Unit Testing
15 60 (5.01%) SOA
16 55 (4.59%) SOLID
17 53 (4.43%) OWASP
18 52 (4.34%) E-Commerce
19 51 (4.26%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 524 (43.78%) JavaScript
2 380 (31.75%) SQL
3 226 (18.88%) Java
4 110 (9.19%) C++
5 106 (8.86%) Python
6 92 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 92 (7.69%) T-SQL
7 88 (7.35%) Ruby
7 88 (7.35%) VB
8 70 (5.85%) PHP
9 63 (5.26%) VB.NET
10 62 (5.18%) Scala
11 56 (4.68%) C
12 33 (2.76%) VBScript
13 27 (2.26%) PL/SQL
14 21 (1.75%) F#
15 20 (1.67%) XAML
16 19 (1.59%) Perl
17 18 (1.50%) TypeScript
18 12 (1.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 143 (11.95%) Security Cleared
2 116 (9.69%) SC Cleared
3 73 (6.10%) Degree
4 32 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (2.26%) ISTQB
6 25 (2.09%) DV Cleared
7 18 (1.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 10 (0.84%) MCSD
9 9 (0.75%) CCNA
9 9 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (0.75%) ISEB
9 9 (0.75%) MCSE
10 8 (0.67%) CEH
10 8 (0.67%) CISM
10 8 (0.67%) CISSP
10 8 (0.67%) GIAC
11 7 (0.58%) MCITP
11 7 (0.58%) MCP
12 6 (0.50%) GCIA
12 6 (0.50%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.09%) QA
2 12 (1.00%) SLA
3 6 (0.50%) SDET
4 3 (0.25%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.17%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.084%) COBIT
6 1 (0.084%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.084%) HL7
6 1 (0.084%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.084%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.084%) ISO13485
System Software
1 33 (2.76%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.17%) Hyper-V
3 7 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.17%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.17%) XenServer
6 1 (0.084%) Docker
6 1 (0.084%) Firmware
6 1 (0.084%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.084%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.084%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (0.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 7 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (0.58%) Puppet
2 7 (0.58%) SCOM
3 4 (0.33%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (0.25%) Ansible
4 3 (0.25%) SCCM
5 2 (0.17%) Nagios
5 2 (0.17%) Nessus
5 2 (0.17%) Perfmon
5 2 (0.17%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.17%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.17%) SELinux
6 1 (0.084%) Ganglia
6 1 (0.084%) Scalr
Vendors
1 340 (28.40%) Microsoft
2 131 (10.94%) Oracle
3 59 (4.93%) Google
4 31 (2.59%) EPiServer
5 28 (2.34%) HP
6 27 (2.26%) Sitecore
7 22 (1.84%) Telerik
8 19 (1.59%) IBM
8 19 (1.59%) Red Hat
9 11 (0.92%) Xamarin
10 9 (0.75%) VMware
11 8 (0.67%) RedGate
12 7 (0.58%) DevExpress
13 6 (0.50%) SAP
14 5 (0.42%) Infragistics
14 5 (0.42%) Perforce
14 5 (0.42%) Remedy
14 5 (0.42%) Serena
14 5 (0.42%) Teradata
15 4 (0.33%) ServiceNow
Worthing, West Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
First Point
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £001 - £340 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Premier IT
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Capita Resourcing Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £270 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Revolution Technology
Rate: From £300 to £320 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
East Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £280 - £325 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Cobham, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 11 days ago
Camberley
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £550.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago