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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 15 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing C# 111 123 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 8.33% 9.27% 11.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.14% 25.52% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 80 89
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £216 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £473 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 9
Average hourly rate £47.00 £30.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
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
525 482 506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 39.38% 36.32% 38.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 274 231
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £215 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 37
Average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £17.04 £34.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 19 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 19 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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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 -1 18 £350 +45.53% 17
Woking +1 7 £365 +21.16% 8
Staines +9 6 £350 - 6
Camberley +4 4 £350 -33.33%
Leatherhead -9 4 £413 -2.94% 1
Epsom +4 3 £225 -40.00%
Reigate +2 3 £350 -12.50% 1
Farnham +6 2 - - 1
Weybridge +1 2 £216 -32.94%
Cobham -6 2 £440 +17.33% 2
Egham -3 1 £375 -6.25% 1
Chertsey - 1 £250 - 6
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £225 - 4
Thames Ditton - - - - 3
Addlestone - - - - 1
Caterham - - - -
Dorking - - - - 2
Esher - - - - 2
Redhill - - - - 7
Godalming - - - - 1
Horley - - - -
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 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#.

1 216 (80.00%) .NET
2 153 (56.67%) SQL Server
3 124 (45.93%) Agile Software Development
4 102 (37.78%) SQL
5 101 (37.41%) ASP.NET
6 94 (34.81%) Visual Studio
7 87 (32.22%) WCF
8 73 (27.04%) MVC
9 71 (26.30%) XML
10 70 (25.93%) Team Foundation Server
11 69 (25.56%) SQL Server 2008
11 69 (25.56%) Windows
12 66 (24.44%) Scrum
13 65 (24.07%) WPF
14 59 (21.85%) HTML
15 58 (21.48%) JavaScript
16 55 (20.37%) Web Services
17 48 (17.78%) Java
17 48 (17.78%) Software Engineering
18 47 (17.41%) Microsoft
19 42 (15.56%) CSS
20 41 (15.19%) C++
20 41 (15.19%) ASP.NET MVC
21 32 (11.85%) LINQ
22 29 (10.74%) TDD
23 28 (10.37%) Finance
23 28 (10.37%) VB.NET
23 28 (10.37%) REST
24 27 (10.00%) jQuery
24 27 (10.00%) IIS

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 27 (10.00%) IIS
2 15 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 13 (4.81%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (3.70%) CMS
5 7 (2.59%) Documentum
6 3 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.11%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.74%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.74%) Confluence
7 2 (0.74%) Kentico
7 2 (0.74%) Node.js
Applications
1 20 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.07%) MS Office
3 8 (2.96%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.37%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.37%) MS Project
5 1 (0.37%) Maya
5 1 (0.37%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (8.15%) Office 365
2 16 (5.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.81%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.96%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.59%) SSL
2 5 (1.85%) SNMP
3 4 (1.48%) HTTP
4 3 (1.11%) LTE
4 3 (1.11%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (1.11%) 3G
4 3 (1.11%) DHCP
4 3 (1.11%) DNS
4 3 (1.11%) Telnet
4 3 (1.11%) 2G
5 2 (0.74%) FTP
5 2 (0.74%) Internet
6 1 (0.37%) 4G
6 1 (0.37%) NFC
6 1 (0.37%) LAN
6 1 (0.37%) SAN
6 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.37%) Wireless
6 1 (0.37%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (56.67%) SQL Server
2 69 (25.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (9.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (7.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 19 (7.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (4.44%) SQL Server 2000
6 11 (4.07%) NoSQL
6 11 (4.07%) DTS
7 10 (3.70%) MySQL
8 9 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (2.96%) Amazon RDS
10 7 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.85%) MongoDB
11 5 (1.85%) Big Data
11 5 (1.85%) Relational Database
12 4 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (1.11%) RavenDB
13 3 (1.11%) Apache Hive
13 3 (1.11%) Hadoop
13 3 (1.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 94 (34.81%) Visual Studio
2 70 (25.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (5.93%) SpecFlow
4 12 (4.44%) Selenium
5 7 (2.59%) Subversion
6 5 (1.85%) WebDriver
6 5 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (1.85%) NUnit
7 3 (1.11%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.11%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (1.11%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.11%) JMeter
8 2 (0.74%) JUnit
8 2 (0.74%) Trac
8 2 (0.74%) MSBuild
8 2 (0.74%) JIRA
8 2 (0.74%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.74%) MSTest
8 2 (0.74%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.37%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 28 (10.37%) Finance
2 9 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.96%) Back Office
3 8 (2.96%) Games
4 6 (2.22%) Marketing
4 6 (2.22%) Publishing
5 5 (1.85%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.85%) Retail
6 4 (1.48%) Electronics
7 3 (1.11%) Legal
8 2 (0.74%) Banking
8 2 (0.74%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.74%) Military
9 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.37%) Law
Job Titles
1 161 (59.63%) Developer
2 71 (26.30%) .NET Developer
3 63 (23.33%) C# Developer
4 44 (16.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 37 (13.70%) Software Engineer
6 26 (9.63%) Analyst
7 20 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
7 20 (7.41%) Test Analyst
8 19 (7.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (6.67%) Test Engineer
9 18 (6.67%) Software Developer
10 15 (5.56%) Senior Developer
11 12 (4.44%) Web Developer
12 11 (4.07%) Tester
12 11 (4.07%) VB.NET Developer
12 11 (4.07%) QA Analyst
13 10 (3.70%) Consultant
14 8 (2.96%) Applications Developer
15 7 (2.59%) C++ Developer
15 7 (2.59%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (80.00%) .NET
2 101 (37.41%) ASP.NET
3 87 (32.22%) WCF
4 71 (26.30%) XML
5 65 (24.07%) WPF
6 59 (21.85%) HTML
7 55 (20.37%) Web Services
8 42 (15.56%) CSS
9 41 (15.19%) ASP.NET MVC
10 32 (11.85%) LINQ
11 28 (10.37%) REST
12 27 (10.00%) jQuery
13 26 (9.63%) .NET Framework
14 25 (9.26%) SOAP
15 24 (8.89%) HTML5
16 18 (6.67%) WinForms
17 16 (5.93%) XSLT
18 13 (4.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 13 (4.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 10 (3.70%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.59%) Clustering
3 6 (2.22%) N-Tier
4 5 (1.85%) Mathematics
4 5 (1.85%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (1.48%) DTV
5 4 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.48%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.48%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.74%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.74%) Physics
6 2 (0.74%) iSeries
7 1 (0.37%) iPad
7 1 (0.37%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.37%) Social Media
7 1 (0.37%) Online Games
7 1 (0.37%) SCADA
7 1 (0.37%) Xbox
7 1 (0.37%) EPoS
7 1 (0.37%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 69 (25.56%) Windows
2 21 (7.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (7.04%) Linux
4 12 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.85%) UNIX
7 3 (1.11%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.74%) Android
9 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (45.93%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (27.04%) MVC
3 66 (24.44%) Scrum
4 48 (17.78%) Software Engineering
5 29 (10.74%) TDD
6 25 (9.26%) CRM
7 24 (8.89%) OO
8 23 (8.52%) Automated Testing
9 22 (8.15%) BDD
10 21 (7.78%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (7.41%) Software Testing
12 19 (7.04%) Content Management
13 17 (6.30%) Multithreading
13 17 (6.30%) DevOps
14 14 (5.19%) E-Commerce
14 14 (5.19%) OOD
15 11 (4.07%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (3.70%) Dependency Injection
17 9 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
17 9 (3.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 102 (37.78%) SQL
2 58 (21.48%) JavaScript
3 48 (17.78%) Java
4 41 (15.19%) C++
5 28 (10.37%) VB.NET
6 20 (7.41%) Python
6 20 (7.41%) C
7 16 (5.93%) T-SQL
8 12 (4.44%) VBScript
8 12 (4.44%) VB
9 11 (4.07%) VB6
10 10 (3.70%) Perl
11 7 (2.59%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.48%) VBA
13 3 (1.11%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.11%) ActionScript
14 2 (0.74%) Delphi
14 2 (0.74%) XPath
14 2 (0.74%) ActionScript 2.0
15 1 (0.37%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (6.30%) ISEB
2 16 (5.93%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.22%) Degree
5 4 (1.48%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.74%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.74%) HND
6 2 (0.74%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.37%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.52%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) DICOM
System Software
1 2 (0.74%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (5.19%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.48%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.74%) SCOM
Vendors
1 47 (17.41%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.04%) Oracle
3 4 (1.48%) HP
3 4 (1.48%) SAP
3 4 (1.48%) Business Objects
3 4 (1.48%) Twitter
4 3 (1.11%) Logi Analytics
4 3 (1.11%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 3 (1.11%) Sitecore
4 3 (1.11%) Talend
4 3 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (1.11%) Ericsson
4 3 (1.11%) Nortel
4 3 (1.11%) IBM
4 3 (1.11%) Huawei
5 2 (0.74%) VMware
5 2 (0.74%) Hortonworks
5 2 (0.74%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.37%) Red Gate
6 1 (0.37%) Sencha
Egham, Surrey
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Rate: From £400 to £450 per annum for 6 Months
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
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Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
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Rate: Market rates
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Think IT Recruitment
Rate: £350.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
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Rate: £250 - £320 per day
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Linkpoint Resources
Rate: From £300 to £330 per day
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Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
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