The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 23 22 29
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing C# 24 30 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.03% 6.33% 3.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.58% 23.08% 12.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 6
Average daily rate £325 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £272 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
C#
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Programming Languages Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
154 130 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 32.29% 27.43% 25.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 89 41
Average daily rate £363 £340 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% +8.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £450 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 14
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +73.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £37.20 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £42.35 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

C#
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# across the West Sussex region.

C# Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

C#
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Grinstead +2 4 £313 -34.21%
Worthing +1 4 - - 4
Chichester -4 4 £325 +8.33% 3
Crawley -9 4 £325 - 11
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 55 (80.88%) .NET
2 50 (73.53%) MVC
3 41 (60.29%) CSS
4 40 (58.82%) HTML
5 37 (54.41%) JavaScript
6 30 (44.12%) ASP.NET
7 27 (39.71%) jQuery
8 26 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (35.29%) SQL Server
9 24 (35.29%) .NET Framework
10 20 (29.41%) Web Services
11 19 (27.94%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (27.94%) HTML5
12 17 (25.00%) Entity Framework
12 17 (25.00%) AngularJS
13 16 (23.53%) XML
14 15 (22.06%) CSS3
15 14 (20.59%) TDD
15 14 (20.59%) RESTful
16 13 (19.12%) WCF
16 13 (19.12%) Ajax
16 13 (19.12%) SQL
17 12 (17.65%) Scrum
17 12 (17.65%) JSON
17 12 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
17 12 (17.65%) Unit Testing
18 11 (16.18%) Subversion
18 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET Web API
19 10 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
20 9 (13.24%) T-SQL

C#
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 7 (10.29%) CMS
2 6 (8.82%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (7.35%) IIS
4 2 (2.94%) Confluence
4 2 (2.94%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) HTTP
2 2 (2.94%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.47%) Firewall
3 1 (1.47%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.41%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.94%) SQLite
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (16.18%) Subversion
3 7 (10.29%) Git (software)
4 6 (8.82%) NUnit
5 5 (7.35%) JUnit
5 5 (7.35%) Selenium
6 4 (5.88%) Jasmine
6 4 (5.88%) Visual Studio
7 3 (4.41%) Jenkins
7 3 (4.41%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (4.41%) SoapUI
7 3 (4.41%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.94%) JIRA
8 2 (2.94%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.47%) Fiddler
9 1 (1.47%) HP UFT
9 1 (1.47%) JMeter
9 1 (1.47%) LoadUI
General
1 8 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (1.47%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 57 (83.82%) Developer
2 36 (52.94%) .NET Developer
3 32 (47.06%) C# Developer
4 22 (32.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 21 (30.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (23.53%) ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (17.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (14.71%) JavaScript Developer
9 9 (13.24%) HTML Developer
10 8 (11.76%) HTML CSS Developer
11 6 (8.82%) C# Web Developer
11 6 (8.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 6 (8.82%) Sitecore Developer
11 6 (8.82%) Web Developer
12 5 (7.35%) .NET Web Developer
13 4 (5.88%) Angular Developer
14 3 (4.41%) Senior .NET Developer
14 3 (4.41%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 3 (4.41%) Senior Developer
14 3 (4.41%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (80.88%) .NET
2 41 (60.29%) CSS
3 40 (58.82%) HTML
4 30 (44.12%) ASP.NET
5 27 (39.71%) jQuery
6 24 (35.29%) .NET Framework
7 20 (29.41%) Web Services
8 19 (27.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 19 (27.94%) HTML5
9 17 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 17 (25.00%) Entity Framework
10 16 (23.53%) XML
11 15 (22.06%) CSS3
12 14 (20.59%) RESTful
13 13 (19.12%) Ajax
13 13 (19.12%) WCF
14 12 (17.65%) JSON
15 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET Web API
16 9 (13.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 7 (10.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.41%) User Experience
3 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.47%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.47%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.88%) Windows
2 2 (2.94%) Linux
2 2 (2.94%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (73.53%) MVC
2 26 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (20.59%) TDD
4 12 (17.65%) Scrum
4 12 (17.65%) Unit Testing
5 10 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (13.24%) Code Coverage
7 8 (11.76%) SOA
8 7 (10.29%) SDLC
8 7 (10.29%) UML
9 6 (8.82%) Front End Development
10 5 (7.35%) Automated Testing
10 5 (7.35%) BDD
11 4 (5.88%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
11 4 (5.88%) Web Development
12 3 (4.41%) E-Commerce
12 3 (4.41%) Open Source
12 3 (4.41%) Test Automation
13 2 (2.94%) Configuration Management
13 2 (2.94%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (54.41%) JavaScript
2 13 (19.12%) SQL
3 9 (13.24%) T-SQL
4 5 (7.35%) Java
5 3 (4.41%) Python
5 3 (4.41%) Ruby
5 3 (4.41%) Scala
6 2 (2.94%) XAML
7 1 (1.47%) C
7 1 (1.47%) C++
7 1 (1.47%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Ganglia
1 1 (1.47%) Nagios
1 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (8.82%) Sitecore
1 6 (8.82%) Twitter
2 5 (7.35%) Telerik
3 4 (5.88%) Google
3 4 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.47%) CA