The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 Surrey 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 8 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing C# 183 131 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 11.89% 10.03% 11.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.39% 30.68% 29.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 75 115
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £274 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 5
Average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.40 £33.00 £23.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £37.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £38.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.22%
Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
583 427 675
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 37.88% 32.70% 39.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 200 331
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 29 40
Average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £26.25 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £43.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
C#
South East

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Woking 0 29 £410 +26.15% 28
Guildford -5 21 £360 +20.00% 14
Leatherhead -5 11 £375 +7.91% 5
Redhill +3 8 - - 2
Reigate -7 8 £413 -2.94% 2
Cobham - 8 £390 - 1
Camberley +3 7 £375 - 3
Staines 0 5 £225 - 5
Chertsey - 5 £263 - 3
Dorking - 2 - - 1
Epsom -5 1 £300 -14.28% 4
Weybridge - 1 £325 - 2
Lingfield - - - -
Esher - - - - 2
Farnham - - - - 1
Godalming - - - - 1
Caterham - - - - 1
Cranleigh - - - -
Egham - - - - 2
Haslemere - - - -
Hindhead - - - -
Walton-on-Thames - - - -
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 16 April 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#.

1 222 (73.27%) .NET
2 137 (45.21%) SQL Server
3 115 (37.95%) ASP.NET
4 105 (34.65%) SQL
5 98 (32.34%) WCF
6 81 (26.73%) Agile Software Development
6 81 (26.73%) Visual Studio
7 79 (26.07%) XML
8 72 (23.76%) Scrum
9 69 (22.77%) Windows
10 67 (22.11%) JavaScript
11 65 (21.45%) Team Foundation Server
12 63 (20.79%) C++
12 63 (20.79%) WPF
13 61 (20.13%) Microsoft
14 53 (17.49%) Web Services
15 49 (16.17%) MVC
15 49 (16.17%) Finance
16 47 (15.51%) HTML
16 47 (15.51%) Software Engineering
17 44 (14.52%) OO
18 43 (14.19%) Java
19 42 (13.86%) SQL Server 2008
20 40 (13.20%) TDD
21 38 (12.54%) BDD
22 34 (11.22%) ASP.NET MVC
22 34 (11.22%) MySQL
23 33 (10.89%) C
23 33 (10.89%) QA
24 32 (10.56%) REST

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 28 (9.24%) SharePoint
2 13 (4.29%) CMS
3 8 (2.64%) IIS
3 8 (2.64%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (1.98%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (1.98%) Apache Pig
5 5 (1.65%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.32%) Kentico
7 3 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.66%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.33%) EPiServer CMS
9 1 (0.33%) Node.js
9 1 (0.33%) Documentum
9 1 (0.33%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (5.61%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.97%) MS Visio
3 7 (2.31%) MS Office
4 3 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.66%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (5.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.29%) Office 365
2 12 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.31%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.98%) TCP/IP
1 6 (1.98%) VPN
2 5 (1.65%) SNMP
2 5 (1.65%) TELNET
2 5 (1.65%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (1.32%) 4G
3 4 (1.32%) 2G
3 4 (1.32%) 3G
3 4 (1.32%) HTTP
4 2 (0.66%) SSL
4 2 (0.66%) Internet
5 1 (0.33%) DSL
5 1 (0.33%) SSH
5 1 (0.33%) Intranet
5 1 (0.33%) LAN
5 1 (0.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (45.21%) SQL Server
2 42 (13.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (11.22%) MySQL
4 22 (7.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (5.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (3.96%) Oracle Database
7 9 (2.97%) NoSQL
7 9 (2.97%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (2.97%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (2.64%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (2.31%) Big Data
9 7 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (1.98%) Hadoop
10 6 (1.98%) Apache Hive
11 5 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
13 3 (0.99%) HBase
13 3 (0.99%) Relational Database
13 3 (0.99%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 81 (26.73%) Visual Studio
2 65 (21.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (4.95%) SpecFlow
4 14 (4.62%) Selenium
5 9 (2.97%) Git (software)
6 8 (2.64%) Subversion
7 7 (2.31%) Eclipse
7 7 (2.31%) SoapUI
8 6 (1.98%) WebDriver
9 5 (1.65%) Talend Open Studio
10 4 (1.32%) TeamCity
10 4 (1.32%) JUnit
10 4 (1.32%) Cucumber
10 4 (1.32%) Trac
11 2 (0.66%) Bower
11 2 (0.66%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.66%) MSTest
11 2 (0.66%) WatiN
11 2 (0.66%) NUnit
12 1 (0.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 49 (16.17%) Finance
2 13 (4.29%) Back Office
3 12 (3.96%) Games
4 6 (1.98%) Marketing
5 5 (1.65%) Publishing
5 5 (1.65%) Banking
6 4 (1.32%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.99%) Legal
8 2 (0.66%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.66%) Automotive
8 2 (0.66%) Law
9 1 (0.33%) Retail
9 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.33%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 163 (53.80%) Developer
2 85 (28.05%) .NET Developer
3 51 (16.83%) C# Developer
4 33 (10.89%) Analyst
4 33 (10.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 29 (9.57%) Test Analyst
6 26 (8.58%) Software Engineer
7 22 (7.26%) ASP.NET Developer
8 21 (6.93%) Test Engineer
9 18 (5.94%) Software Developer
10 16 (5.28%) Architect
10 16 (5.28%) Consultant
10 16 (5.28%) Senior Developer
11 15 (4.95%) QA Analyst
12 14 (4.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (4.62%) C++ Developer
12 14 (4.62%) VB.NET Developer
13 10 (3.30%) Tester
14 8 (2.64%) Junior
14 8 (2.64%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (73.27%) .NET
2 115 (37.95%) ASP.NET
3 98 (32.34%) WCF
4 79 (26.07%) XML
5 63 (20.79%) WPF
6 53 (17.49%) Web Services
7 47 (15.51%) HTML
8 34 (11.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 32 (10.56%) REST
9 32 (10.56%) SOAP
10 28 (9.24%) jQuery
11 25 (8.25%) XSLT
12 24 (7.92%) CSS
12 24 (7.92%) LINQ
13 23 (7.59%) WinForms
14 20 (6.60%) .NET Framework
15 16 (5.28%) HTML5
16 14 (4.62%) XHTML
17 13 (4.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 11 (3.63%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.93%) Computer Science
2 6 (1.98%) Visualisation
2 6 (1.98%) Client/Server
3 4 (1.32%) Online Games
4 3 (0.99%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.66%) Clustering
5 2 (0.66%) Mathematics
5 2 (0.66%) Physics
5 2 (0.66%) N-Tier
5 2 (0.66%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (0.66%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.33%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.33%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.33%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.33%) CMDB
6 1 (0.33%) Firmware
6 1 (0.33%) GIS
6 1 (0.33%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 69 (22.77%) Windows
2 23 (7.59%) Linux
3 18 (5.94%) UNIX
3 18 (5.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.99%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (26.73%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (23.76%) Scrum
3 49 (16.17%) MVC
4 47 (15.51%) Software Engineering
5 44 (14.52%) OO
6 40 (13.20%) TDD
7 38 (12.54%) BDD
8 30 (9.90%) CRM
9 27 (8.91%) Automated Testing
10 25 (8.25%) Continuous Integration
11 24 (7.92%) E-Commerce
12 21 (6.93%) Software Testing
13 17 (5.61%) OOD
14 16 (5.28%) Multithreading
15 15 (4.95%) Web Development
15 15 (4.95%) Content Management
16 13 (4.29%) Test Automation
17 12 (3.96%) Workflow
17 12 (3.96%) SOA
17 12 (3.96%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 105 (34.65%) SQL
2 67 (22.11%) JavaScript
3 63 (20.79%) C++
4 43 (14.19%) Java
5 33 (10.89%) C
6 30 (9.90%) VB.NET
7 21 (6.93%) Python
8 14 (4.62%) PHP
9 12 (3.96%) PL/SQL
9 12 (3.96%) T-SQL
10 11 (3.63%) Perl
11 5 (1.65%) VB
12 4 (1.32%) VBA
12 4 (1.32%) VB6
13 3 (0.99%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.66%) Scala
14 2 (0.66%) Ruby
14 2 (0.66%) Delphi
15 1 (0.33%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 28 (9.24%) Security Cleared
2 27 (8.91%) SC Cleared
3 19 (6.27%) ISEB
4 10 (3.30%) Degree
5 4 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.66%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.33%) PhD
7 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (10.89%) QA
2 2 (0.66%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (2.97%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.65%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.66%) Puppet
3 2 (0.66%) SCOM
Vendors
1 61 (20.13%) Microsoft
2 31 (10.23%) Oracle
3 6 (1.98%) HP
4 5 (1.65%) Nortel
4 5 (1.65%) Ericsson
4 5 (1.65%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 5 (1.65%) Talend
4 5 (1.65%) Huawei
4 5 (1.65%) Greenplum
5 4 (1.32%) EPiServer
5 4 (1.32%) Logi Analytics
5 4 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (0.99%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.66%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.33%) Mercator
8 1 (0.33%) ESRI
8 1 (0.33%) Telerik
Guildford, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 16 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Mercator IT Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £410 - £430 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £410 - £430 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day Initially for 3 Months
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Square One Resources
Rate: From £0 to £420 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Square One Resources
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Mercator IT Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Square One Resources
Rate: From £0 to £360 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Linkpoint Resources
Rate: Up to £330 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 27 days ago