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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 6 12 3
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Contract jobs citing C# 19 20 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 13.01% 10.58% 24.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.00% 26.67% 48.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 27
Average daily rate £403 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £303 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £401 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
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
50 75 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 34.25% 39.68% 50.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 54 48
Average daily rate £388 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £257 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bury St Edmunds +1 10 £403 +3.87%
Ipswich -1 4 £385 +2.66% 3
C#
East of England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 35 (62.50%) .NET
2 28 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 26 (46.43%) ASP.NET
3 26 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (44.64%) SQL Server
5 17 (30.36%) WCF
5 17 (30.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (28.57%) TDD
7 15 (26.79%) CRM
8 14 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
9 13 (23.21%) MVC
10 12 (21.43%) JavaScript
10 12 (21.43%) .NET Framework
11 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (19.64%) Entity Framework
11 11 (19.64%) HTML
11 11 (19.64%) SOAP
11 11 (19.64%) Web Services
12 10 (17.86%) LINQ
13 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 8 (14.29%) MS Excel
14 8 (14.29%) SQL
15 7 (12.50%) jQuery
15 7 (12.50%) RESTful
15 7 (12.50%) Web Development
15 7 (12.50%) T-SQL
15 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
15 7 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
16 6 (10.71%) XHTML

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 7 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (10.71%) IIS
3 5 (8.93%) SharePoint
4 4 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (5.36%) Facebook Platform
6 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (44.64%) SQL Server
2 14 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.79%) GIS
6 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.79%) QGIS
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (30.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.57%) Moq
3 2 (3.57%) MSTest
3 2 (3.57%) NUnit
3 2 (3.57%) Selenium
3 2 (3.57%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (5.36%) Games
1 3 (5.36%) Marketing
2 1 (1.79%) Billing
2 1 (1.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (78.57%) Developer
2 17 (30.36%) .NET Developer
3 16 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 13 (23.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (19.64%) Microsoft Developer
6 10 (17.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (17.86%) CRM Developer
7 9 (16.07%) SQL Developer
8 8 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 8 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
9 5 (8.93%) Architect
10 4 (7.14%) BizTalk Developer
10 4 (7.14%) C# Architect
10 4 (7.14%) C# VB.NET Developer
10 4 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (7.14%) Lead Developer
10 4 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (7.14%) VB.NET Developer
10 4 (7.14%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (62.50%) .NET
2 26 (46.43%) ASP.NET
3 17 (30.36%) WCF
4 12 (21.43%) .NET Framework
5 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (19.64%) Entity Framework
5 11 (19.64%) HTML
5 11 (19.64%) SOAP
5 11 (19.64%) Web Services
6 10 (17.86%) LINQ
7 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 7 (12.50%) jQuery
8 7 (12.50%) RESTful
9 6 (10.71%) Ajax
9 6 (10.71%) AngularJS
9 6 (10.71%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (10.71%) XHTML
9 6 (10.71%) XML
10 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (5.36%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) N-Tier
1 3 (5.36%) Social Media
2 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.57%) iPad
3 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.79%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Windows
1 3 (5.36%) Windows Server
2 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (28.57%) TDD
3 15 (26.79%) CRM
4 13 (23.21%) MVC
5 7 (12.50%) Web Development
6 6 (10.71%) Scrum
7 5 (8.93%) Release Management
7 5 (8.93%) SOA
8 4 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (7.14%) Migration
8 4 (7.14%) Workflow
9 3 (5.36%) SEO
9 3 (5.36%) Social Media Marketing
9 3 (5.36%) SOLID
10 2 (3.57%) API Testing
10 2 (3.57%) Automation Testing
10 2 (3.57%) OO
10 2 (3.57%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.57%) Test Automation
10 2 (3.57%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 8 (14.29%) SQL
3 7 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 5 (8.93%) VB.NET
5 3 (5.36%) VB
6 2 (3.57%) Java
6 2 (3.57%) Python
7 1 (1.79%) C-shell
7 1 (1.79%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.93%) MCITP
3 2 (3.57%) Degree
4 1 (1.79%) MCP
Vendors
1 28 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.93%) Facebook
3 2 (3.57%) Twitter
4 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.79%) Kofax
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle
Ipswich, Suffolk
Bristow Holland
Rate: From £325 to £375 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago