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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
England / South East
Rank 21 28 27
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Contract jobs citing C# 509 476 591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.98% 5.80% 6.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.24% 16.93% 18.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 304 363
Median daily rate £385 £360 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.94% -2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 20 7
Median hourly rate £43.00 £46.25 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.02% +30.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 £14.00 £25.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.40 £60.11 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.58%

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
2396 2812 3173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.86% 34.27% 34.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1446 1791 1790
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 £300 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 121 110
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.23% +15.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £16.25 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £53.20 £46.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Berkshire +28 123 £413 +6.45% 43
Hampshire +8 92 £375 +7.91% 96
Surrey +6 80 £410 +0.30% 53
Kent +2 48 £338 +0.74% 34
Buckinghamshire -11 48 £338 -10.00% 32
West Sussex +13 37 £400 +23.07% 21
Oxfordshire +9 37 £400 +23.07% 56
East Sussex +4 33 £344 -0.36% 14
Middlesex +4 5 £348 -0.71% 4
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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#.

1 802 (74.67%) .NET
2 436 (40.60%) Agile Software Development
3 389 (36.22%) SQL Server
4 372 (34.64%) MVC
5 367 (34.17%) ASP.NET
6 358 (33.33%) SQL
7 355 (33.05%) JavaScript
8 278 (25.88%) CSS
9 274 (25.51%) Microsoft
10 271 (25.23%) HTML
11 199 (18.53%) Team Foundation Server
12 196 (18.25%) .NET Framework
13 195 (18.16%) TDD
14 186 (17.32%) Web Services
15 185 (17.23%) XML
16 174 (16.20%) jQuery
17 171 (15.92%) AngularJS
18 167 (15.55%) Windows
19 155 (14.43%) ASP.NET MVC
20 153 (14.25%) ASP.NET Web API
21 139 (12.94%) BDD
22 134 (12.48%) Scrum
23 133 (12.38%) Oracle
24 132 (12.29%) Entity Framework
25 130 (12.10%) Web Development
26 127 (11.82%) Continuous Integration
27 126 (11.73%) Security Cleared
27 126 (11.73%) Selenium
28 123 (11.45%) Visual Studio
29 116 (10.80%) 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 66 (6.15%) IIS
2 53 (4.93%) CMS
3 51 (4.75%) BizTalk Server
4 46 (4.28%) SharePoint
5 22 (2.05%) Umbraco
6 16 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
6 16 (1.49%) Sitecore CMS
7 11 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
8 10 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
9 9 (0.84%) Confluence
10 8 (0.74%) Apache
11 7 (0.65%) MS Exchange
11 7 (0.65%) Tomcat
12 6 (0.56%) nginx
13 5 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 4 (0.37%) K2 blackpearl
14 4 (0.37%) Kentico
14 4 (0.37%) MQSeries
14 4 (0.37%) SAS
15 3 (0.28%) JBoss
Applications
1 69 (6.42%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.12%) MS Office
3 5 (0.47%) InfoPath
4 4 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.37%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.19%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.093%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.093%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 35 (3.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 33 (3.07%) Dynamics AX
3 22 (2.05%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (0.74%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.093%) nopCommerce
7 1 (0.093%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.093%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.093%) Teamcenter
7 1 (0.093%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 116 (10.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (3.91%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (1.40%) Office 365
4 11 (1.02%) PaaS
5 9 (0.84%) GitHub
6 7 (0.65%) Boomi
6 7 (0.65%) SaaS
7 6 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.56%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.28%) Google Play
9 1 (0.093%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.093%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.093%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.093%) IaaS
9 1 (0.093%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.14%) HTTP
2 22 (2.05%) TCP/IP
3 13 (1.21%) DNS
4 10 (0.93%) Internet
5 8 (0.74%) LAN
5 8 (0.74%) SSL
6 7 (0.65%) Kerberos
7 6 (0.56%) Ethernet
7 6 (0.56%) Intranet
7 6 (0.56%) SNMP
8 5 (0.47%) Extranet
9 4 (0.37%) Bluetooth
9 4 (0.37%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (0.28%) DHCP
10 3 (0.28%) LDAP
10 3 (0.28%) Network Security
10 3 (0.28%) WAN
11 2 (0.19%) LTE
11 2 (0.19%) PuTTY
11 2 (0.19%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 389 (36.22%) SQL Server
2 70 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 50 (4.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 47 (4.38%) NoSQL
5 43 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 40 (3.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 28 (2.61%) MongoDB
8 26 (2.42%) Relational Database
9 22 (2.05%) Oracle Database
9 22 (2.05%) Oracle Reports
10 18 (1.68%) SQL Server 2014
11 17 (1.58%) MySQL
12 12 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 11 (1.02%) DB2
14 10 (0.93%) Azure SQL Database
14 10 (0.93%) Hadoop
14 10 (0.93%) MS Access
15 9 (0.84%) Big Data
15 9 (0.84%) Redis
16 8 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 199 (18.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 126 (11.73%) Selenium
3 123 (11.45%) Visual Studio
4 107 (9.96%) Git (software)
5 76 (7.08%) SpecFlow
6 42 (3.91%) WebDriver
7 39 (3.63%) Octopus Deploy
8 36 (3.35%) Grunt
9 35 (3.26%) JIRA
9 35 (3.26%) TeamCity
10 31 (2.89%) NUnit
11 28 (2.61%) Bower
12 27 (2.51%) Jenkins
12 27 (2.51%) Subversion
13 22 (2.05%) Cucumber
14 20 (1.86%) NuGet
15 19 (1.77%) MSTest
16 15 (1.40%) Eclipse
16 15 (1.40%) HP UFT
17 13 (1.21%) JUnit
General
1 86 (8.01%) Finance
2 49 (4.56%) Advertising
3 21 (1.96%) Manufacturing
4 15 (1.40%) Back Office
4 15 (1.40%) Retail
5 12 (1.12%) Aerospace
5 12 (1.12%) Banking
6 11 (1.02%) Games
6 11 (1.02%) Marketing
6 11 (1.02%) Publishing
6 11 (1.02%) Telecoms
7 8 (0.74%) Automotive
8 7 (0.65%) Electronics
8 7 (0.65%) Legal
8 7 (0.65%) Military
9 6 (0.56%) German Language
10 4 (0.37%) French Language
10 4 (0.37%) Italian Language
10 4 (0.37%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.19%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 775 (72.16%) Developer
2 411 (38.27%) .NET Developer
3 322 (29.98%) C# Developer
4 212 (19.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 80 (7.45%) ASP.NET Developer
6 78 (7.26%) Analyst
7 72 (6.70%) SQL Developer
8 70 (6.52%) Software Developer
9 61 (5.68%) Tester
10 60 (5.59%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 55 (5.12%) JavaScript Developer
12 54 (5.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 53 (4.93%) Senior Developer
14 51 (4.75%) Full Stack Developer
15 46 (4.28%) Test Analyst
16 44 (4.10%) Automation Tester
17 43 (4.00%) Software Engineer
17 43 (4.00%) Web Developer
18 42 (3.91%) C# Software Developer
19 40 (3.72%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 802 (74.67%) .NET
2 367 (34.17%) ASP.NET
3 278 (25.88%) CSS
4 271 (25.23%) HTML
5 196 (18.25%) .NET Framework
6 186 (17.32%) Web Services
7 185 (17.23%) XML
8 174 (16.20%) jQuery
9 171 (15.92%) AngularJS
10 155 (14.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 153 (14.25%) ASP.NET Web API
12 132 (12.29%) Entity Framework
13 113 (10.52%) WCF
14 105 (9.78%) HTML5
15 73 (6.80%) RESTful
16 72 (6.70%) CSS3
17 69 (6.42%) LINQ
18 67 (6.24%) React
19 64 (5.96%) Ajax
20 60 (5.59%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 39 (3.63%) Analytical Skills
1 39 (3.63%) Mobile App
2 27 (2.51%) N-Tier
3 22 (2.05%) Computer Science
4 20 (1.86%) Algorithms
5 16 (1.49%) User Experience
6 9 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (0.84%) Management Information System
7 8 (0.74%) Cyberthreat
8 7 (0.65%) Client/Server
9 6 (0.56%) Data Centre
9 6 (0.56%) Mathematics
9 6 (0.56%) Replication
10 4 (0.37%) Data Structures
10 4 (0.37%) Digital Media
10 4 (0.37%) iPhone
10 4 (0.37%) Mainframe
10 4 (0.37%) Online Games
11 3 (0.28%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (0.19%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 167 (15.55%) Windows
2 42 (3.91%) Linux
3 34 (3.17%) Android
4 24 (2.23%) Windows Server
5 17 (1.58%) Unix
6 15 (1.40%) Apple iOS
7 8 (0.74%) Windows 8
8 6 (0.56%) Ubuntu
8 6 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.47%) MVS
9 5 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.47%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.19%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.19%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.093%) CentOS
12 1 (0.093%) Kali Linux
12 1 (0.093%) Solaris
12 1 (0.093%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 436 (40.60%) Agile Software Development
2 372 (34.64%) MVC
3 195 (18.16%) TDD
4 139 (12.94%) BDD
5 134 (12.48%) Scrum
6 130 (12.10%) Web Development
7 127 (11.82%) Continuous Integration
8 85 (7.91%) Software Engineering
9 62 (5.77%) Automated Testing
10 56 (5.21%) Migration
11 55 (5.12%) Front End Development
11 55 (5.12%) Unit Testing
12 54 (5.03%) Multithreading
13 53 (4.93%) DevOps
14 52 (4.84%) SDLC
15 50 (4.66%) Test Scripting
16 49 (4.56%) Kanban
17 46 (4.28%) Regression Testing
18 45 (4.19%) OO
19 44 (4.10%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 358 (33.33%) SQL
2 355 (33.05%) JavaScript
3 109 (10.15%) C++
4 97 (9.03%) VB.NET
5 96 (8.94%) Java
6 95 (8.85%) T-SQL
7 71 (6.61%) Python
8 53 (4.93%) VB
9 48 (4.47%) PowerShell
10 46 (4.28%) C
11 39 (3.63%) Perl
12 29 (2.70%) F#
13 22 (2.05%) PHP
14 21 (1.96%) Ada
14 21 (1.96%) Ruby
15 20 (1.86%) TypeScript
16 18 (1.68%) Apex Code
16 18 (1.68%) VBScript
17 17 (1.58%) VBA
18 16 (1.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 126 (11.73%) Security Cleared
2 102 (9.50%) SC Cleared
3 43 (4.00%) Degree
4 15 (1.40%) ISTQB
5 12 (1.12%) DV Cleared
6 10 (0.93%) ISEB
7 9 (0.84%) CISSP
7 9 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (0.74%) CEH
8 8 (0.74%) CISM
8 8 (0.74%) GCIA
8 8 (0.74%) GCIH
8 8 (0.74%) GIAC
9 7 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
11 5 (0.47%) MCTS
12 3 (0.28%) DBS Check
12 3 (0.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 2 (0.19%) BC Cleared
13 2 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (3.54%) QA
2 13 (1.21%) PCI DSS
3 9 (0.84%) SLA
4 5 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (0.47%) SDET
5 2 (0.19%) ISO13485
5 2 (0.19%) MISRA
5 2 (0.19%) MISRA C
5 2 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.093%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.093%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.093%) WCAG
System Software
1 17 (1.58%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.56%) Docker
4 4 (0.37%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.28%) Firmware
6 2 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.093%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (0.093%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.093%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.093%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (1.02%) Puppet
2 9 (0.84%) WMI
3 8 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.65%) Ansible
4 7 (0.65%) Kibana
4 7 (0.65%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 6 (0.56%) Grafana
6 5 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.37%) SCOM
8 3 (0.28%) SCCM
9 2 (0.19%) Nessus
10 1 (0.093%) Core Impact
10 1 (0.093%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.093%) HP Fortify
10 1 (0.093%) HP SiteScope
10 1 (0.093%) logstash
10 1 (0.093%) Nexpose
10 1 (0.093%) Nmap
10 1 (0.093%) Perfmon
10 1 (0.093%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 274 (25.51%) Microsoft
2 133 (12.38%) Oracle
3 41 (3.82%) Xamarin
4 27 (2.51%) Sitecore
5 26 (2.42%) Google
6 18 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
7 15 (1.40%) HP
8 14 (1.30%) Telerik
9 13 (1.21%) Citrix
10 12 (1.12%) SAP
11 10 (0.93%) DevExpress
12 8 (0.74%) BMC
12 8 (0.74%) EPiServer
12 8 (0.74%) Remedy
12 8 (0.74%) VMware
13 7 (0.65%) Dell
13 7 (0.65%) Ektron
13 7 (0.65%) Sophos
14 6 (0.56%) AppDynamics
14 6 (0.56%) ServiceNow
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £225 - £275 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Excellent Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Proactive Appointments
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Sussex
Ballard Chalmers
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £425 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Square One Resources
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: From £0 to £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £360 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Jenrick IT
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Rate: £50,000 per annum + Bonus and Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Eastleigh
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £30000 - £350000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago