The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 19 26 30
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Contract jobs citing C# 2 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 1.59% 1.86% 3.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.71% 4.23% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £408 £313 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.40% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £313 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £313 £290
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £344 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
35 71 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 27.78% 44.10% 44.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 26 23
Median daily rate £388 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.45
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.23%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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#
Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Watford region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

C# Daily Rate Histogram 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 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Watford region with a requirement for C#.

1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 6 (66.67%) MVC
3 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) jQuery
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (44.44%) HTML5
5 3 (33.33%) JSON
5 3 (33.33%) WCF
5 3 (33.33%) Web Development
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle
5 3 (33.33%) Ajax
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) Retail
5 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (22.22%) iOS Development
6 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
6 2 (22.22%) RESTful
6 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
6 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
6 2 (22.22%) iOS SDK
6 2 (22.22%) SOAP

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) CMS
1 1 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) DB2
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Developer
2 5 (55.56%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Applications Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Applications Developer
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# Application Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) iOS Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Objective-C Developer
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Development Project Manager
5 1 (11.11%) IT Architect
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Lead Project Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
3 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 4 (44.44%) HTML5
4 4 (44.44%) jQuery
5 3 (33.33%) Ajax
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (33.33%) JSON
5 3 (33.33%) WCF
6 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
6 2 (22.22%) iOS SDK
6 2 (22.22%) RESTful
6 2 (22.22%) SOAP
7 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
7 1 (11.11%) REST
7 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) iPad
1 2 (22.22%) iPhone
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
1 2 (22.22%) RIA
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) EPoS
2 1 (11.11%) FMCG
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (22.22%) B2B
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) iOS Development
3 2 (22.22%) Logistics
3 2 (22.22%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
4 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Objective-C
4 1 (11.11%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Sitecore