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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 10 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing C# 4 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 8.16% 13.33% 14.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.00% 50.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
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£385 £608 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.62% +57.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £594 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £622 £497
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.28%
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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
20 8 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 40.82% 26.67% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 17
Average daily rate £388 £523 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.83% +54.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £412 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £622 £525
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#
Daily Rate Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Welwyn Garden City region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) TDD
3 6 (75.00%) REST
4 5 (62.50%) WCF
4 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
5 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (50.00%) SpecFlow
5 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (37.50%) Couchbase
6 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
6 3 (37.50%) Marketing
6 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
6 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (37.50%) BDD
6 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
6 3 (37.50%) SOA
6 3 (37.50%) HTML
6 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 3 (37.50%) MVC
7 2 (25.00%) Scrum
7 2 (25.00%) CSS
7 2 (25.00%) SOAP
7 2 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (25.00%) NHibernate

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Node.js
1 1 (12.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Couchbase
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (50.00%) SpecFlow
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 2 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (25.00%) CruiseControl
3 2 (25.00%) Subversion
3 2 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (12.50%) Fiddler
4 1 (12.50%) JIRA
4 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 1 (12.50%) StyleCop
4 1 (12.50%) NUnit
General
1 3 (37.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (37.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Lead Developer
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) REST
3 5 (62.50%) WCF
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) SOAP
5 2 (25.00%) NHibernate
5 2 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 2 (25.00%) jQuery
5 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (37.50%) BDD
4 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
4 3 (37.50%) SOA
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (25.00%) MVVM
6 1 (12.50%) CQRS
6 1 (12.50%) DevOps
6 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
6 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
6 1 (12.50%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
1 1 (12.50%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Splunk
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft