The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Welwyn Garden City 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 8 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing C# 5 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 8.47% 7.41% 16.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.74% 16.67% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£550 £625 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +88.67%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Welwyn Garden City region.

Programming Languages Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
23 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 38.98% 44.44% 47.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 11
Average daily rate £400 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £265 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £625 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Welwyn Garden City

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) WCF
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) REST
4 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (50.00%) SpecFlow
4 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (50.00%) BDD
4 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Marketing
4 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (33.33%) CSS
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) HTML
5 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (33.33%) SOA
5 2 (33.33%) MVC
5 2 (33.33%) Scrum
5 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (33.33%) jQuery
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (33.33%) MVVM
5 2 (33.33%) Couchbase
5 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) Couchbase
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (50.00%) SpecFlow
1 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) CruiseControl
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Lead Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) WCF
3 4 (66.67%) REST
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (33.33%) CSS
5 2 (33.33%) HTML
5 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (33.33%) jQuery
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (16.67%) NHibernate
6 1 (16.67%) SOAP
6 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) SOA
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) MVVM
5 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA