The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 32 20 17
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Contract jobs citing C# 14 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 4.05% 7.83% 6.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.08% 25.76% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 6
Average daily rate £323 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.27% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £331
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#
Cheshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
107 66 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 30.92% 30.41% 28.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 40 26
Average daily rate £450 £313 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 24 (82.76%) .NET
2 19 (65.52%) SQL
3 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
4 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (41.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (41.38%) MVC
5 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET
6 10 (34.48%) SharePoint
6 10 (34.48%) TDD
6 10 (34.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (31.03%) .NET Framework
7 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (31.03%) jQuery
8 8 (27.59%) Web Services
9 7 (24.14%) CSS
9 7 (24.14%) T-SQL
9 7 (24.14%) Java
9 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
9 7 (24.14%) Entity Framework
9 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (20.69%) HTML
10 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
10 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
11 5 (17.24%) Web Development
11 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (17.24%) Regression Testing
11 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 5 (17.24%) Translating Business Requirements
11 5 (17.24%) NoSQL

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 10 (34.48%) SharePoint
2 4 (13.79%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) CMS
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
1 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) HTTP
1 3 (10.34%) Internet
2 2 (6.90%) DNS
2 2 (6.90%) SAN
2 2 (6.90%) VoIP
2 2 (6.90%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
2 10 (34.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (17.24%) NoSQL
3 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.45%) MySQL
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
3 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
4 3 (10.34%) Subversion
5 2 (6.90%) Moq
6 1 (3.45%) Bower
6 1 (3.45%) Grunt
6 1 (3.45%) gulp
6 1 (3.45%) Selenium
6 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
6 1 (3.45%) Yeoman
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Billing
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Developer
2 8 (27.59%) .NET Developer
3 6 (20.69%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (20.69%) C# Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.90%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Programmer
6 2 (6.90%) Server Support
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Tester
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (82.76%) .NET
2 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET
3 9 (31.03%) .NET Framework
3 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (31.03%) jQuery
4 8 (27.59%) Web Services
5 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (24.14%) CSS
5 7 (24.14%) Entity Framework
6 6 (20.69%) HTML
7 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
8 4 (13.79%) REST
8 4 (13.79%) XHTML
9 3 (10.34%) JSON
9 3 (10.34%) SOAP
9 3 (10.34%) WCF
9 3 (10.34%) XML
9 3 (10.34%) XSLT
10 2 (6.90%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Mac OS X
2 3 (10.34%) Unix
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.45%) Android
4 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) MVC
3 10 (34.48%) TDD
4 5 (17.24%) Regression Testing
4 5 (17.24%) Translating Business Requirements
4 5 (17.24%) Web Development
5 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.34%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (10.34%) Web Accessibility
5 3 (10.34%) Web Design
5 3 (10.34%) Web Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Automated Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Integration Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Stress Testing
6 2 (6.90%) System Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
6 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) SQL
2 7 (24.14%) Java
2 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
2 7 (24.14%) T-SQL
3 3 (10.34%) C++
3 3 (10.34%) Python
3 3 (10.34%) Ruby
4 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.45%) VB
5 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) ISEB
1 4 (13.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco
2 2 (6.90%) Citrix
2 2 (6.90%) VMware
3 1 (3.45%) EPiServer
3 1 (3.45%) Remedy
3 1 (3.45%) Sitecore