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 3 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 11 13 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Contract jobs citing C# 1 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 3.85% 7.50% 26.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.88% 14.29% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
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- £375 -
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 £35.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- -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
17 42 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 65.38% 52.50% 73.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 36 4
Average daily rate £378 £325 £234
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.15% +38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £244 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £9.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 3 March 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) SpecFlow
2 3 (60.00%) Couchbase
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) NUnit
3 2 (40.00%) Node.js
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) CruiseControl
4 1 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) NHibernate
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 2 (40.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (20.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) PaaS
2 1 (20.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Couchbase
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) SpecFlow
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (40.00%) NUnit
3 1 (20.00%) CruiseControl
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) Fiddler
3 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (20.00%) StyleCop
3 1 (20.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) NHibernate
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
1 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) MVVM
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) CQRS
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Splunk