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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 24 24 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing C# 576 682 638
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.52% 7.12% 7.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.29% 20.33% 21.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 456 367
Median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £457
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 12 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 £48.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.37% +2.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.40 £40.25 £31.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.40 £52.19 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £39.40 £36.57
% change year-on-year
+0.25% +7.73%
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
3150 3355 2909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 35.65% 35.04% 32.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1948 2117 1582
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 £298 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 86 97
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £22.50 £16.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.75 £50.00 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +4 128 £450 +12.50% 62
Hampshire +4 119 £370 +5.71% 103
Berkshire -8 89 £400 +6.66% 63
Buckinghamshire +1 71 £350 -6.66% 28
West Sussex -13 49 £335 -8.84% 16
Oxfordshire -12 34 £350 -9.67% 38
East Sussex +8 33 £370 -1.33% 21
Kent -10 26 £375 +11.11% 20
Middlesex -11 13 £360 +30.90% 3
M4 Corridor - 5 - -
Sussex +1 4 £238 -32.14% 1
Isle of Wight - 3 £263 - 1
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 July 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#.

1 933 (75.06%) .NET
2 534 (42.96%) MVC
3 529 (42.56%) JavaScript
4 521 (41.91%) ASP.NET
5 520 (41.83%) SQL Server
6 449 (36.12%) HTML
7 430 (34.59%) Agile Software Development
8 412 (33.15%) SQL
9 391 (31.46%) CSS
10 335 (26.95%) Microsoft
11 278 (22.37%) ASP.NET MVC
12 266 (21.40%) jQuery
13 233 (18.74%) Java
14 224 (18.02%) Team Foundation Server
15 221 (17.78%) Windows
16 217 (17.46%) AngularJS
17 210 (16.89%) .NET Framework
18 209 (16.81%) HTML5
19 194 (15.61%) Web Services
20 181 (14.56%) XML
21 179 (14.40%) TDD
22 172 (13.84%) Web Development
23 171 (13.76%) Visual Studio
24 165 (13.27%) ASP.NET Web API
25 159 (12.79%) Security Cleared
26 155 (12.47%) WCF
26 155 (12.47%) Scrum
27 143 (11.50%) Oracle
28 139 (11.18%) Entity Framework
29 132 (10.62%) CSS3

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 (9.17%) SharePoint
2 78 (6.28%) IIS
3 60 (4.83%) BizTalk Server
4 53 (4.26%) CMS
5 48 (3.86%) Confluence
6 29 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 25 (2.01%) Sitecore CMS
8 17 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
9 12 (0.97%) WebSphere
10 11 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
10 11 (0.88%) EPiServer CMS
11 10 (0.80%) Umbraco
12 9 (0.72%) JBoss
13 8 (0.64%) Apache
13 8 (0.64%) WordPress
14 7 (0.56%) Drupal
14 7 (0.56%) MS Exchange
15 6 (0.48%) Joomla!
15 6 (0.48%) SAS
15 6 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 123 (9.90%) MS Excel
2 21 (1.69%) MS Office
3 4 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.24%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.16%) MS Project
6 1 (0.080%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 76 (6.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.24%) OpenText MBPM
4 2 (0.16%) Magento
4 2 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.080%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.080%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.080%) Endur
5 1 (0.080%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 127 (10.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (2.25%) Office 365
4 12 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (0.97%) PaaS
5 10 (0.80%) SaaS
6 8 (0.64%) IaaS
7 6 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.32%) GitHub
9 2 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.16%) Azure Machine Learning
9 2 (0.16%) Route 53
9 2 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.080%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.080%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.080%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 86 (6.92%) HTTP
2 26 (2.09%) Internet
3 21 (1.69%) DNS
4 19 (1.53%) TCP/IP
5 14 (1.13%) Network Security
6 13 (1.05%) IPsec
7 12 (0.97%) DHCP
8 11 (0.88%) Software-Defined Networking
8 11 (0.88%) SSL
8 11 (0.88%) VPN
9 10 (0.80%) BGP
9 10 (0.80%) IPv6
9 10 (0.80%) SAN
10 9 (0.72%) CTI
10 9 (0.72%) LDAP
11 8 (0.64%) Kerberos
11 8 (0.64%) SMTP
11 8 (0.64%) SNMP
12 7 (0.56%) LAN
13 6 (0.48%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 520 (41.83%) SQL Server
2 67 (5.39%) Relational Database
2 67 (5.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 55 (4.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 47 (3.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 46 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 44 (3.54%) Oracle Database
7 33 (2.65%) NoSQL
8 20 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 19 (1.53%) MongoDB
9 19 (1.53%) RDBMS
10 15 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
11 14 (1.13%) Big Data
12 12 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (0.97%) Hadoop
12 12 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
12 12 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
13 11 (0.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 9 (0.72%) Azure SQL Database
15 7 (0.56%) Datazen
Development Applications
1 224 (18.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 171 (13.76%) Visual Studio
3 106 (8.53%) Git (software)
4 89 (7.16%) Subversion
5 84 (6.76%) Jenkins
6 83 (6.68%) Selenium
7 71 (5.71%) JIRA
8 66 (5.31%) SpecFlow
9 51 (4.10%) JUnit
10 40 (3.22%) NUnit
11 35 (2.82%) WebDriver
12 28 (2.25%) HP UFT
13 23 (1.85%) MSBuild
14 20 (1.61%) Octopus Deploy
15 18 (1.45%) LoadRunner
15 18 (1.45%) Moq
15 18 (1.45%) TeamCity
16 17 (1.37%) NuGet
16 17 (1.37%) Oracle APEX
17 16 (1.29%) Cucumber
General
1 120 (9.65%) Finance
2 30 (2.41%) Marketing
3 28 (2.25%) Banking
4 15 (1.21%) Law
4 15 (1.21%) Retail
5 12 (0.97%) Telecoms
6 11 (0.88%) Manufacturing
7 10 (0.80%) Back Office
7 10 (0.80%) Electronics
7 10 (0.80%) German Language
8 9 (0.72%) Financial Institution
9 8 (0.64%) Military
10 6 (0.48%) Advertising
10 6 (0.48%) French Language
10 6 (0.48%) Games
10 6 (0.48%) Italian Language
10 6 (0.48%) Legal
10 6 (0.48%) Local Government
10 6 (0.48%) Spanish Language
11 4 (0.32%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 885 (71.20%) Developer
2 445 (35.80%) .NET Developer
3 401 (32.26%) C# Developer
4 257 (20.68%) C# .NET Developer
5 146 (11.75%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 134 (10.78%) ASP.NET Developer
7 100 (8.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 84 (6.76%) SQL Developer
9 68 (5.47%) Senior Developer
10 64 (5.15%) Consultant
11 58 (4.67%) Analyst
12 53 (4.26%) JavaScript Developer
13 51 (4.10%) Web Developer
14 50 (4.02%) Java Developer
15 49 (3.94%) CRM Developer
16 47 (3.78%) Full Stack Developer
17 46 (3.70%) Tester
18 45 (3.62%) Senior .NET Developer
19 44 (3.54%) Software Engineer
20 43 (3.46%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 933 (75.06%) .NET
2 521 (41.91%) ASP.NET
3 449 (36.12%) HTML
4 391 (31.46%) CSS
5 278 (22.37%) ASP.NET MVC
6 266 (21.40%) jQuery
7 217 (17.46%) AngularJS
8 210 (16.89%) .NET Framework
9 209 (16.81%) HTML5
10 194 (15.61%) Web Services
11 181 (14.56%) XML
12 165 (13.27%) ASP.NET Web API
13 155 (12.47%) WCF
14 139 (11.18%) Entity Framework
15 132 (10.62%) CSS3
16 119 (9.57%) REST
17 99 (7.96%) Ajax
18 97 (7.80%) JSON
19 89 (7.16%) WPF
20 84 (6.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 59 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (4.26%) Computer Science
3 30 (2.41%) N-Tier
4 23 (1.85%) User Experience
5 21 (1.69%) Management Information System
6 19 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
7 17 (1.37%) Public Cloud
8 16 (1.29%) Mathematics
9 15 (1.21%) Digital Media
10 13 (1.05%) Data Integration
11 10 (0.80%) Client/Server
12 9 (0.72%) Data Centre
12 9 (0.72%) Inversion of Control
13 7 (0.56%) Algorithms
13 7 (0.56%) Mobile App
14 6 (0.48%) Cyberthreat
15 5 (0.40%) Contactless
15 5 (0.40%) e-Learning
15 5 (0.40%) Fintech
15 5 (0.40%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 221 (17.78%) Windows
2 77 (6.19%) Linux
3 69 (5.55%) Windows Server
4 22 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (1.53%) Unix
6 14 (1.13%) Android
7 13 (1.05%) Ubuntu
8 12 (0.97%) Apple iOS
9 11 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (0.64%) zOS
12 6 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
13 5 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (0.32%) Windows CE
15 2 (0.16%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.16%) Windows NT
16 1 (0.080%) CentOS
16 1 (0.080%) VME
16 1 (0.080%) VMS
16 1 (0.080%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 534 (42.96%) MVC
2 430 (34.59%) Agile Software Development
3 179 (14.40%) TDD
4 172 (13.84%) Web Development
5 155 (12.47%) Scrum
6 125 (10.06%) CRM
7 108 (8.69%) Continuous Integration
8 97 (7.80%) BDD
9 92 (7.40%) SDLC
10 91 (7.32%) Software Engineering
11 90 (7.24%) Migration
12 82 (6.60%) Automated Testing
13 69 (5.55%) SOA
13 69 (5.55%) SOLID
14 64 (5.15%) Data Protection
15 63 (5.07%) Open Source
16 60 (4.83%) OO
17 58 (4.67%) Unit Testing
18 55 (4.42%) OWASP
19 51 (4.10%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 529 (42.56%) JavaScript
2 412 (33.15%) SQL
3 233 (18.74%) Java
4 118 (9.49%) C++
5 102 (8.21%) Python
6 101 (8.13%) T-SQL
7 94 (7.56%) PowerShell
8 91 (7.32%) VB
9 81 (6.52%) Ruby
10 70 (5.63%) VB.NET
11 65 (5.23%) PHP
12 60 (4.83%) Scala
13 58 (4.67%) C
14 37 (2.98%) VBScript
15 29 (2.33%) PL/SQL
16 26 (2.09%) F#
17 19 (1.53%) Perl
18 18 (1.45%) XAML
19 17 (1.37%) TypeScript
20 13 (1.05%) VB6
Qualifications
1 159 (12.79%) Security Cleared
2 128 (10.30%) SC Cleared
3 82 (6.60%) Degree
4 29 (2.33%) DV Cleared
4 29 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (1.85%) ISTQB
6 16 (1.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 10 (0.80%) CCNA
7 10 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (0.72%) MCSE
9 8 (0.64%) CEH
9 8 (0.64%) CISM
9 8 (0.64%) CISSP
9 8 (0.64%) GIAC
9 8 (0.64%) ISEB
9 8 (0.64%) MCSD
10 7 (0.56%) DBS Check
11 6 (0.48%) GCIA
11 6 (0.48%) GCIH
11 6 (0.48%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (2.17%) QA
2 15 (1.21%) SLA
3 6 (0.48%) SDET
4 3 (0.24%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.16%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.080%) COBIT
6 1 (0.080%) HL7
6 1 (0.080%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.080%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.080%) ISO13485
System Software
1 33 (2.65%) Active Directory
2 15 (1.21%) Hyper-V
3 6 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.16%) Docker
4 2 (0.16%) Firmware
4 2 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.16%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.16%) XenServer
5 1 (0.080%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.080%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.080%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.080%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 8 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (0.64%) Puppet
2 8 (0.64%) SCOM
3 6 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.32%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (0.24%) Ansible
5 3 (0.24%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.16%) Nessus
6 2 (0.16%) Perfmon
6 2 (0.16%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.16%) SELinux
7 1 (0.080%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.080%) Nagios
7 1 (0.080%) Scalr
Vendors
1 335 (26.95%) Microsoft
2 143 (11.50%) Oracle
3 58 (4.67%) Google
4 38 (3.06%) Sitecore
5 35 (2.82%) EPiServer
6 27 (2.17%) HP
7 15 (1.21%) Red Hat
7 15 (1.21%) Telerik
8 13 (1.05%) IBM
9 9 (0.72%) VMware
9 9 (0.72%) Xamarin
10 7 (0.56%) DevExpress
10 7 (0.56%) Infragistics
11 6 (0.48%) AppDynamics
11 6 (0.48%) RedGate
11 6 (0.48%) SAP
11 6 (0.48%) ServiceNow
12 5 (0.40%) Perforce
12 5 (0.40%) Remedy
12 5 (0.40%) Serena
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