The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 West Sussex 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 15 24 17
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Contract jobs citing C# 26 20 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 6.90% 4.29% 7.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 15.50% 21.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 25
Average daily rate £300 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £310 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £360 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £39.50 £36.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.21% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £38.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.22%
Programming Languages Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
104 129 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 27.59% 27.68% 35.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 89 113
Average daily rate £300 £360 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £308 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £25.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.10 £44.50 £41.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
C#
South East

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#
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

C# Daily Rate Histogram 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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +5 5 £275 -19.70% 2
East Grinstead -2 5 £475 +11.76%
Chichester - 1 £250 - 1
Horsham - 1 £265 - 3
Worthing - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - - 1
Gatwick - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - - 2
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 29 (74.36%) .NET
2 24 (61.54%) SQL Server
3 17 (43.59%) JavaScript
4 16 (41.03%) SQL
5 15 (38.46%) HTML
6 14 (35.90%) CSS
6 14 (35.90%) MVC
6 14 (35.90%) WCF
6 14 (35.90%) jQuery
7 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET
8 9 (23.08%) VB.NET
8 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
8 9 (23.08%) Software Engineering
9 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (20.51%) .NET Framework
9 8 (20.51%) IIS
9 8 (20.51%) C++
9 8 (20.51%) Windows
9 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
10 7 (17.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 7 (17.95%) C
10 7 (17.95%) T-SQL
10 7 (17.95%) Ajax
11 6 (15.38%) Degree
11 6 (15.38%) Visual Studio
11 6 (15.38%) SharePoint
11 6 (15.38%) XHTML
11 6 (15.38%) REST
12 5 (12.82%) SharePoint 2010

C#
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 8 (20.51%) IIS
2 6 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 5 (12.82%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (12.82%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (12.82%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (10.26%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (5.13%) CMS
5 2 (5.13%) Node.js
6 1 (2.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (10.26%) DTS
4 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.13%) Ingres
6 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 5 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (10.26%) NUnit
4 2 (5.13%) AppScan
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 4 (10.26%) Marketing
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.56%) German Language
3 1 (2.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 20 (51.28%) Developer
2 16 (41.03%) .NET Developer
3 9 (23.08%) Software Engineer
4 8 (20.51%) C# Developer
4 8 (20.51%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (15.38%) VB.NET Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Consultant
7 4 (10.26%) SharePoint Consultant
7 4 (10.26%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
7 4 (10.26%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (7.69%) WinForms Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Technical Leader
9 2 (5.13%) C# Software Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (5.13%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (5.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (74.36%) .NET
2 15 (38.46%) HTML
3 14 (35.90%) CSS
3 14 (35.90%) WCF
3 14 (35.90%) jQuery
4 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET
5 8 (20.51%) .NET Framework
6 7 (17.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 7 (17.95%) Ajax
7 6 (15.38%) XHTML
7 6 (15.38%) REST
8 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (10.26%) XML
9 4 (10.26%) XSLT
10 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (7.69%) HTML5
10 3 (7.69%) DHTML
10 3 (7.69%) WPF
10 3 (7.69%) LINQ
10 3 (7.69%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Robotics
1 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.26%) Blog
3 3 (7.69%) GIS
4 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.56%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Android
2 2 (5.13%) UNIX
3 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) MVC
2 9 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.82%) Workflow
4 5 (12.82%) Business Development
5 4 (10.26%) UML
6 3 (7.69%) BDD
6 3 (7.69%) TDD
7 2 (5.13%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.13%) Business Continuity
7 2 (5.13%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.13%) Integration Testing
7 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.13%) MVVM
7 2 (5.13%) Android Development
8 1 (2.56%) iOS Development
8 1 (2.56%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (2.56%) OOD
8 1 (2.56%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 17 (43.59%) JavaScript
2 16 (41.03%) SQL
3 9 (23.08%) VB.NET
4 8 (20.51%) C++
5 7 (17.95%) C
5 7 (17.95%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.13%) VC++
6 2 (5.13%) Java
6 2 (5.13%) VBScript
6 2 (5.13%) VBA
7 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) Capita
2 2 (5.13%) ESRI
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) IBM
3 1 (2.56%) Epicor
3 1 (2.56%) Coverity