The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 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 Watford 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 18 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing C# 7 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 6.31% 1.16% 8.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.00% 2.86% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 6
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£263 - £290
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 - £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
50 35 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 45.05% 40.70% 53.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 6 10
Average daily rate £375 £415 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +32.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
C#
Hertfordshire

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#
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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014, 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 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 7 (63.64%) jQuery
4 5 (45.45%) JSON
4 5 (45.45%) Ajax
4 5 (45.45%) HTML
4 5 (45.45%) CSS
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) MVC
5 4 (36.36%) Web Services
5 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 4 (36.36%) Web Development
5 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
5 4 (36.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) WCF
6 3 (27.27%) CRM
7 2 (18.18%) B2B
7 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
7 2 (18.18%) Workflow
7 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
7 2 (18.18%) Internet
7 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
7 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
7 2 (18.18%) XML
7 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 2 (18.18%) SOAP

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 (18.18%) SharePoint
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (18.18%) DB2
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Developer
2 5 (45.45%) C# Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (27.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
6 1 (9.09%) CRM Developer
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Applications Developer
6 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Specialist
6 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET
3 7 (63.64%) jQuery
4 5 (45.45%) JSON
4 5 (45.45%) Ajax
4 5 (45.45%) HTML
4 5 (45.45%) CSS
5 4 (36.36%) Web Services
5 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
5 4 (36.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (27.27%) WCF
7 2 (18.18%) XML
7 2 (18.18%) SOAP
7 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (18.18%) Kendo UI
7 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (9.09%) HTML5
8 1 (9.09%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) MVC
1 4 (36.36%) Web Development
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) CRM
3 2 (18.18%) B2B
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Workflow
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 2 (18.18%) Logistics
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Change Control
3 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
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