The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Suffolk region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 6 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing C# 62 24 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 22.88% 16.11% 20.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.18% 45.28% 56.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 18 40
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.06% +15.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £310 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £433 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
147 53 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 54.24% 35.57% 36.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 34 58
Average daily rate £375 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £259 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £435 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 12
Average hourly rate £19.50 £37.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.00% +92.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
C#
East of England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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 -10 17 £375 +11.11% 7
Bury St Edmunds +2 9 £338 -15.62%
Lowestoft - - - -
Newmarket - - - -
Stowmarket - - - - 1
C#
East of England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 94 (90.38%) .NET
2 66 (63.46%) SQL Server
3 62 (59.62%) ASP.NET
4 60 (57.69%) WCF
5 51 (49.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 40 (38.46%) MVC
7 36 (34.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 35 (33.65%) SQL Server 2008
9 32 (30.77%) Microsoft
9 32 (30.77%) CRM
10 30 (28.85%) Dynamics CRM
11 29 (27.88%) ASP.NET MVC
12 28 (26.92%) SQL
13 27 (25.96%) XML
14 25 (24.04%) Agile Software Development
15 24 (23.08%) SharePoint
16 22 (21.15%) SOAP
17 19 (18.27%) Web Services
18 18 (17.31%) jQuery
19 17 (16.35%) User Acceptance Testing
19 17 (16.35%) QA
19 17 (16.35%) JavaScript
20 16 (15.38%) Windows
20 16 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
21 15 (14.42%) Silverlight
21 15 (14.42%) WPF
22 14 (13.46%) Workflow
22 14 (13.46%) Finance
22 14 (13.46%) HTML
22 14 (13.46%) TDD

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 24 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 12 (11.54%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (4.81%) IIS
4 4 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (8.65%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.77%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 30 (28.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.88%) HTTP
1 3 (2.88%) HTTPS
1 3 (2.88%) Intranet
2 1 (0.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (63.46%) SQL Server
2 51 (49.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 36 (34.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 35 (33.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.96%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (9.62%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.88%) Moq
3 3 (2.88%) NuGet
4 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.96%) LabVIEW
General
1 14 (13.46%) Finance
2 4 (3.85%) Advertising
3 3 (2.88%) Multimedia
4 2 (1.92%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.96%) Retail
5 1 (0.96%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 97 (93.27%) Developer
2 43 (41.35%) .NET Developer
3 28 (26.92%) C# Developer
4 24 (23.08%) CRM Developer
5 23 (22.12%) C# .NET Developer
6 22 (21.15%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 15 (14.42%) Senior Developer
8 14 (13.46%) Senior .NET Developer
9 12 (11.54%) SharePoint Developer
10 11 (10.58%) Microsoft Developer
11 10 (9.62%) ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (9.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 9 (8.65%) Senior C# Developer
13 4 (3.85%) Applications Developer
13 4 (3.85%) Salesforce.com Developer
14 3 (2.88%) Lead Developer
14 3 (2.88%) Web Developer
15 2 (1.92%) Consultant
15 2 (1.92%) Software Engineer
15 2 (1.92%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (90.38%) .NET
2 62 (59.62%) ASP.NET
3 60 (57.69%) WCF
4 29 (27.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 27 (25.96%) XML
6 22 (21.15%) SOAP
7 19 (18.27%) Web Services
8 18 (17.31%) jQuery
9 15 (14.42%) WPF
9 15 (14.42%) Silverlight
10 14 (13.46%) HTML
11 11 (10.58%) CSS
12 10 (9.62%) XSLT
13 9 (8.65%) Reactive Extensions
13 9 (8.65%) Managed Extensibility Framework
14 8 (7.69%) .NET Framework
15 7 (6.73%) Ajax
15 7 (6.73%) LINQ
16 6 (5.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 5 (4.81%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.73%) N-Tier
2 6 (5.77%) Data Integration
3 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (0.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (38.46%) MVC
2 32 (30.77%) CRM
3 25 (24.04%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (16.35%) User Acceptance Testing
5 14 (13.46%) TDD
5 14 (13.46%) Workflow
6 11 (10.58%) MVVM
7 10 (9.62%) Migration
8 8 (7.69%) Data Migration
8 8 (7.69%) Project Planning
9 7 (6.73%) Unit Testing
10 4 (3.85%) Data Transformation
10 4 (3.85%) Document Management
10 4 (3.85%) Data Modelling
11 3 (2.88%) OOD
11 3 (2.88%) ETL
11 3 (2.88%) OO
11 3 (2.88%) Web Development
11 3 (2.88%) Automated Testing
11 3 (2.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (26.92%) SQL
2 17 (16.35%) JavaScript
3 11 (10.58%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.92%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.92%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.96%) MATLAB
5 1 (0.96%) XAML
5 1 (0.96%) VB
5 1 (0.96%) C
5 1 (0.96%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (10.58%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (6.73%) MCITP
3 6 (5.77%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.35%) QA
Vendors
1 32 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.81%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (0.96%) Nintex
3 1 (0.96%) CheckPoint
3 1 (0.96%) Business Objects
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £450 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago