The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 21 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing C# 9 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 5.73% 5.49% 1.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.00% 12.82% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
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£350 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.78 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.64% -
C#
Hertfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
75 39 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 47.77% 42.86% 36.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 18 10
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £389 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Watford

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 16 (84.21%) .NET
2 13 (68.42%) Windows
3 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
4 11 (57.89%) HTML
5 10 (52.63%) Oracle
6 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET
6 9 (47.37%) Retail
7 7 (36.84%) WCF
7 7 (36.84%) WPF
7 7 (36.84%) Oracle Retail
7 7 (36.84%) Firmware
7 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
7 7 (36.84%) SQL
8 6 (31.58%) Java
9 5 (26.32%) ADO.NET
9 5 (26.32%) Web Services
9 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
9 5 (26.32%) HTML5
10 4 (21.05%) PKI
10 4 (21.05%) jQuery
10 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
10 4 (21.05%) CSS
11 3 (15.79%) JSP
11 3 (15.79%) Linux
11 3 (15.79%) XML
11 3 (15.79%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (15.79%) C
11 3 (15.79%) Sybase
11 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
11 3 (15.79%) J2EE

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) LiveLink
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) LDAP
1 2 (10.53%) DHCP
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
1 2 (10.53%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
2 3 (15.79%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (15.79%) Sybase ASE
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) MySQL
3 2 (10.53%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (47.37%) Retail
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) .NET Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Test Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Firmware Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Architect
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Lead C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) .NET
2 11 (57.89%) HTML
3 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET
4 7 (36.84%) WCF
4 7 (36.84%) WPF
5 5 (26.32%) ADO.NET
5 5 (26.32%) HTML5
5 5 (26.32%) Web Services
6 4 (21.05%) CSS
6 4 (21.05%) jQuery
7 3 (15.79%) Hibernate
7 3 (15.79%) Spring
7 3 (15.79%) JSP
7 3 (15.79%) J2EE
7 3 (15.79%) XML
7 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
8 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (10.53%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) PKI
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.53%) RIA
3 2 (10.53%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) MVC
2 2 (10.53%) CRM
2 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
2 2 (10.53%) B2B
2 2 (10.53%) Change Management
2 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
2 2 (10.53%) Logistics
2 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
2 2 (10.53%) Change Control
2 2 (10.53%) Build Automation
2 2 (10.53%) Functional Testing
2 2 (10.53%) Server Building
3 1 (5.26%) SDLC
3 1 (5.26%) Identity Management
3 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) Java
3 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
4 3 (15.79%) C
4 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
5 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) CISSP
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Firmware
2 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
3 3 (15.79%) Terminal Services
3 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
1 3 (15.79%) SCOM
1 3 (15.79%) Puppet
1 3 (15.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 3 (15.79%) SCOrch
2 1 (5.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Sybase
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Citrix
2 3 (15.79%) Symantec
3 2 (10.53%) Dell
3 2 (10.53%) EMC
3 2 (10.53%) 3PAR
3 2 (10.53%) ServiceNow
4 1 (5.26%) OpenText
4 1 (5.26%) RedDot
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