The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 11 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing C# 2 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 3.77% 6.98% 11.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.50% 21.43% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Median daily rate - £275 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.56 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.15% +7.31%
C#
Hertfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
16 14 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 30.19% 32.56% 53.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 16
Median daily rate £370 £310 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.35% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £176 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 3
Median hourly rate £43.00 £16.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+168.75% -46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £16.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £16.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C# across the Stevenage region.

C# Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Stevenage region.

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for C#.

1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (28.57%) Validation
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
4 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Simulink
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) NetBeans
4 1 (14.29%) Military
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 1 (14.29%) NetBeans
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
1 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Analyst Programmer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Programmer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst Programmer
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Programmer
2 2 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Programmer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Programmer
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Synthetic Environment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
1 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Validation
1 2 (28.57%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft