The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 7 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing C# 34 39 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 15.74% 15.35% 13.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.04% 29.77% 35.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 37 20
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£413 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
C#
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Programming Languages Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
79 131 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 36.57% 51.57% 38.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 103 50
Average daily rate £438 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £36.50 £15.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.75% +140.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

C#
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -3 21 £550 +46.66% 16
Bury St Edmunds +1 3 £400 +18.51% 3
Haverhill - - - - 3
Lowestoft - - - -
Stowmarket - - - -
Woodbridge - - - -
C#
East of England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 42 (70.00%) .NET
2 36 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 34 (56.67%) XML
4 25 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 23 (38.33%) WCF
6 21 (35.00%) Web Services
7 20 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
8 18 (30.00%) SOAP
8 18 (30.00%) Windows
9 16 (26.67%) .NET Framework
9 16 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 15 (25.00%) Client/Server
10 15 (25.00%) ADO
10 15 (25.00%) VB
11 14 (23.33%) Visual Studio
11 14 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (18.33%) TDD
12 11 (18.33%) ASP.NET
12 11 (18.33%) N-Tier
13 9 (15.00%) Kofax
13 9 (15.00%) Process Management
13 9 (15.00%) Document Management
14 8 (13.33%) Content Management
14 8 (13.33%) EMC
14 8 (13.33%) Documentum
15 7 (11.67%) OOD
15 7 (11.67%) OO
15 7 (11.67%) CRM
15 7 (11.67%) SharePoint
15 7 (11.67%) NUnit

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 20 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (13.33%) Documentum
3 7 (11.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) FTP
1 1 (1.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 16 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (23.33%) Visual Studio
3 7 (11.67%) NUnit
3 7 (11.67%) JIRA
3 7 (11.67%) ReSharper
3 7 (11.67%) Jenkins
4 6 (10.00%) Subversion
5 3 (5.00%) JUnit
5 3 (5.00%) Moq
General
1 3 (5.00%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Advertising
3 1 (1.67%) Publishing
3 1 (1.67%) Law
3 1 (1.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 41 (68.33%) Developer
2 19 (31.67%) Architect
2 19 (31.67%) BizTalk Developer
3 10 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 10 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 7 (11.67%) AWS Architect
5 6 (10.00%) IT Architect
6 3 (5.00%) Lead Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (3.33%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.33%) Lead .NET Developer
7 2 (3.33%) AWS Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Integration Architect
7 2 (3.33%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.33%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (70.00%) .NET
2 34 (56.67%) XML
3 23 (38.33%) WCF
4 21 (35.00%) Web Services
5 18 (30.00%) SOAP
6 16 (26.67%) .NET Framework
7 15 (25.00%) ADO
8 11 (18.33%) ASP.NET
9 7 (11.67%) Castle Windsor
10 5 (8.33%) HTML
11 4 (6.67%) LINQ
12 3 (5.00%) HTML5
12 3 (5.00%) Hibernate
13 2 (3.33%) CSS
13 2 (3.33%) MFC
13 2 (3.33%) Google Maps API
14 1 (1.67%) RESTful
14 1 (1.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 11 (18.33%) N-Tier
3 4 (6.67%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (3.33%) Linux
2 2 (3.33%) Android
2 2 (3.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.33%) UNIX
3 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (18.33%) TDD
3 9 (15.00%) Process Management
3 9 (15.00%) Document Management
4 8 (13.33%) Content Management
5 7 (11.67%) OO
5 7 (11.67%) CRM
5 7 (11.67%) OOD
5 7 (11.67%) Business Process Improvement
5 7 (11.67%) Process Improvement
6 4 (6.67%) Scrum
6 4 (6.67%) Unit Testing
6 4 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (5.00%) Project Planning
7 3 (5.00%) Web Development
7 3 (5.00%) UML
7 3 (5.00%) Zachman Framework
7 3 (5.00%) TOGAF
8 2 (3.33%) Data Modelling
8 2 (3.33%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.00%) VB
2 5 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (8.33%) SQL
2 5 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 4 (6.67%) Groovy
4 3 (5.00%) Java
5 2 (3.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.00%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) MCP
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 25 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.00%) Kofax
3 8 (13.33%) EMC
4 3 (5.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle
5 2 (3.33%) OpenText
5 2 (3.33%) Google
Ipswich
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £200 - £430 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Ipswich
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Ipswich
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 20 days ago