The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 14 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing C# 121 122 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 8.71% 9.44% 11.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.20% 25.74% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 86 92
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £224 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £453 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 10
Average hourly rate £47.00 £33.25 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.35% -16.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
C#
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
545 474 507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 39.24% 36.69% 38.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 287 239
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 37
Average hourly rate £46.75 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £17.22 £34.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

C#
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Guildford 0 24 £388 +61.29% 11
Woking +5 10 £375 +24.48% 7
Staines +4 6 £350 - 5
Leatherhead -8 6 £400 +6.66% 3
Camberley +2 4 £350 -33.33%
Farnham +7 3 - - 2
Reigate 0 3 £350 -12.50% 5
Epsom +6 2 £363 -3.33%
Weybridge +1 2 £216 -32.94%
Cobham -5 2 £440 +17.33% 1
Egham -4 1 £375 +5.63% 1
Chertsey - 1 £250 - 2
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £225 - 4
Addlestone - - - - 1
Caterham - - - - 1
Dorking - - - - 3
Esher - - - - 2
Thames Ditton - - - - 2
Godalming - - - - 1
Redhill - - - - 5
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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#.

1 214 (80.15%) .NET
2 153 (57.30%) SQL Server
3 126 (47.19%) Agile Software Development
4 106 (39.70%) SQL
5 101 (37.83%) ASP.NET
6 96 (35.96%) Visual Studio
7 87 (32.58%) WCF
8 73 (27.34%) XML
9 72 (26.97%) Windows
9 72 (26.97%) Team Foundation Server
10 69 (25.84%) MVC
11 68 (25.47%) Scrum
12 66 (24.72%) WPF
12 66 (24.72%) SQL Server 2008
13 61 (22.85%) HTML
14 59 (22.10%) JavaScript
15 53 (19.85%) Web Services
16 50 (18.73%) Microsoft
16 50 (18.73%) Software Engineering
17 49 (18.35%) Java
18 43 (16.10%) C++
18 43 (16.10%) CSS
19 38 (14.23%) ASP.NET MVC
20 33 (12.36%) LINQ
21 30 (11.24%) IIS
22 28 (10.49%) VB.NET
22 28 (10.49%) CRM
22 28 (10.49%) TDD
22 28 (10.49%) .NET Framework
22 28 (10.49%) REST

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 30 (11.24%) IIS
2 18 (6.74%) SharePoint
3 15 (5.62%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (3.00%) CMS
5 7 (2.62%) Documentum
6 3 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.12%) Node.js
6 3 (1.12%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.75%) Confluence
7 2 (0.75%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.37%) Kentico
8 1 (0.37%) Kinematics
Applications
1 24 (8.99%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.49%) MS Office
3 9 (3.37%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.37%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.37%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.37%) MotionBuilder
5 1 (0.37%) HumanIK
5 1 (0.37%) Maya
5 1 (0.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (4.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (8.24%) Office 365
2 19 (7.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.87%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (3.00%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.62%) SSL
2 6 (2.25%) SNMP
3 4 (1.50%) DHCP
3 4 (1.50%) HTTP
3 4 (1.50%) 3G
3 4 (1.50%) Telnet
3 4 (1.50%) 2G
3 4 (1.50%) DNS
3 4 (1.50%) LTE
3 4 (1.50%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (0.75%) 4G
4 2 (0.75%) Internet
4 2 (0.75%) FTP
4 2 (0.75%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.37%) SAN
5 1 (0.37%) LAN
5 1 (0.37%) SSH
5 1 (0.37%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.37%) NFC
5 1 (0.37%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (57.30%) SQL Server
2 66 (24.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (9.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (7.12%) SQL Server 2005
5 18 (6.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (4.49%) SQL Server 2000
6 12 (4.49%) NoSQL
7 11 (4.12%) DTS
8 10 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (3.37%) MySQL
10 8 (3.00%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (1.87%) Big Data
11 5 (1.87%) Relational Database
11 5 (1.87%) MongoDB
12 4 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (1.12%) Hadoop
13 3 (1.12%) Apache Hive
13 3 (1.12%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 96 (35.96%) Visual Studio
2 72 (26.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (5.99%) SpecFlow
4 11 (4.12%) Selenium
5 10 (3.75%) Subversion
6 7 (2.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (1.87%) NUnit
7 5 (1.87%) WebDriver
8 3 (1.12%) Talend Open Studio
8 3 (1.12%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.12%) JMeter
8 3 (1.12%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.75%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.75%) Rational DOORS
9 2 (0.75%) MSBuild
9 2 (0.75%) Trac
9 2 (0.75%) JIRA
9 2 (0.75%) MSTest
10 1 (0.37%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (0.37%) CppUnit
General
1 26 (9.74%) Finance
2 9 (3.37%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.00%) Back Office
3 8 (3.00%) Games
4 7 (2.62%) Marketing
5 6 (2.25%) Publishing
6 5 (1.87%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.87%) Retail
7 4 (1.50%) Electronics
8 3 (1.12%) Legal
9 2 (0.75%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.75%) Military
9 2 (0.75%) Banking
10 1 (0.37%) Law
Job Titles
1 154 (57.68%) Developer
2 65 (24.34%) .NET Developer
3 57 (21.35%) C# Developer
4 38 (14.23%) C# .NET Developer
5 37 (13.86%) Software Engineer
6 25 (9.36%) Analyst
7 19 (7.12%) Test Analyst
7 19 (7.12%) ASP.NET Developer
8 17 (6.37%) Test Engineer
9 16 (5.99%) Software Developer
9 16 (5.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 15 (5.62%) Senior Developer
11 13 (4.87%) Tester
12 11 (4.12%) Consultant
12 11 (4.12%) VB.NET Developer
12 11 (4.12%) QA Analyst
13 10 (3.75%) Web Developer
14 8 (3.00%) Applications Developer
15 7 (2.62%) C++ Developer
15 7 (2.62%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (80.15%) .NET
2 101 (37.83%) ASP.NET
3 87 (32.58%) WCF
4 73 (27.34%) XML
5 66 (24.72%) WPF
6 61 (22.85%) HTML
7 53 (19.85%) Web Services
8 43 (16.10%) CSS
9 38 (14.23%) ASP.NET MVC
10 33 (12.36%) LINQ
11 28 (10.49%) REST
11 28 (10.49%) .NET Framework
12 27 (10.11%) jQuery
13 26 (9.74%) SOAP
14 25 (9.36%) HTML5
15 18 (6.74%) WinForms
16 17 (6.37%) XSLT
17 15 (5.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 12 (4.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 10 (3.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.62%) Clustering
3 6 (2.25%) N-Tier
4 5 (1.87%) Mathematics
4 5 (1.87%) Data Structures
4 5 (1.87%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (1.50%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.50%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.50%) DTV
6 3 (1.12%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.75%) Physics
7 2 (0.75%) iSeries
7 2 (0.75%) Social Media
8 1 (0.37%) iPad
8 1 (0.37%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.37%) Online Games
8 1 (0.37%) Replication
8 1 (0.37%) Animation
8 1 (0.37%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 72 (26.97%) Windows
2 22 (8.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (7.87%) Linux
4 12 (4.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (4.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (2.25%) UNIX
6 3 (1.12%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.75%) Android
8 1 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (47.19%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (25.84%) MVC
3 68 (25.47%) Scrum
4 50 (18.73%) Software Engineering
5 28 (10.49%) TDD
5 28 (10.49%) CRM
6 23 (8.61%) OO
6 23 (8.61%) Automated Testing
7 22 (8.24%) BDD
8 20 (7.49%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (7.49%) Software Testing
9 19 (7.12%) Content Management
10 17 (6.37%) Multithreading
10 17 (6.37%) DevOps
11 14 (5.24%) OOD
12 12 (4.49%) E-Commerce
13 10 (3.75%) ETL
14 9 (3.37%) Web Development
14 9 (3.37%) Performance Tuning
15 8 (3.00%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 106 (39.70%) SQL
2 59 (22.10%) JavaScript
3 49 (18.35%) Java
4 43 (16.10%) C++
5 28 (10.49%) VB.NET
6 20 (7.49%) Python
6 20 (7.49%) C
7 16 (5.99%) T-SQL
8 12 (4.49%) VBScript
8 12 (4.49%) VB
9 11 (4.12%) Perl
9 11 (4.12%) VB6
10 7 (2.62%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.12%) ActionScript
12 2 (0.75%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.75%) XAML
12 2 (0.75%) Delphi
12 2 (0.75%) XPath
12 2 (0.75%) ActionScript 2.0
13 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (6.37%) ISEB
2 15 (5.62%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.75%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.87%) Degree
5 4 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.50%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.75%) HND
6 2 (0.75%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.75%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.37%) PhD
7 1 (0.37%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.24%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) DICOM
System Software
1 4 (1.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.37%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (5.24%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.50%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 50 (18.73%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.74%) Oracle
3 5 (1.87%) Business Objects
3 5 (1.87%) Twitter
4 4 (1.50%) SAP
4 4 (1.50%) HP
4 4 (1.50%) Nortel
4 4 (1.50%) Ericsson
4 4 (1.50%) Huawei
4 4 (1.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 3 (1.12%) VMware
5 3 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.12%) IBM
5 3 (1.12%) Talend
5 3 (1.12%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.12%) Logi Analytics
6 2 (0.75%) SolarWinds
6 2 (0.75%) Hortonworks
6 2 (0.75%) Greenplum
6 2 (0.75%) Sencha
Farnham, Surrey
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £300 - £301 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Surrey
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Venturi
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Up to £410 per day DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 350-400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Oxbridge Answers
Rate: Excellent market rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Esher, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market
Posted: 6 days ago
Chertsey
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Surrey
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 15 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £215 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago