The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Street region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 6 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing C# 7 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Street 28.00% 50.00% 20.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.89% 57.14% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Average daily rate
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£330 £375 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -2.85%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Street region.

Programming Languages Category
Street
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Street 72.00% 87.50% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 3
Average daily rate £330 £750 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.00% +200.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £750 £268
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.14%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Street

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Street region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Street

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Street

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Street

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Street

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Street

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Street

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Street region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C#.

1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (92.86%) SQL
3 9 (64.29%) VB.NET
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (50.00%) XML
5 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
6 6 (42.86%) Oracle
6 6 (42.86%) MVC
6 6 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
7 5 (35.71%) WCF
8 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
8 4 (28.57%) ETL
8 4 (28.57%) J2EE
8 4 (28.57%) Java
8 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
8 4 (28.57%) Web Services
9 3 (21.43%) SAP
10 2 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (14.29%) Retail
10 2 (14.29%) Subversion
10 2 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
10 2 (14.29%) Marketing
10 2 (14.29%) Bitbucket
10 2 (14.29%) Jenkins

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Street by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Street region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C#. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (14.29%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (14.29%) Bitbucket
2 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 2 (14.29%) Subversion
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (14.29%) Electronics
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior .NET Developer
3 5 (35.71%) BizTalk Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior BizTalk Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
6 2 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) XML
3 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 5 (35.71%) WCF
5 4 (28.57%) Web Services
5 4 (28.57%) J2EE
6 2 (14.29%) ADO.NET
6 2 (14.29%) XSL
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
3 4 (28.57%) ETL
3 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Validation
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Load Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) VB.NET
3 4 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) SAP
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft