The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Woking 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 12 13 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Contract jobs citing C# 7 6 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 8.24% 6.45% 25.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.92% 18.18% 58.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 2
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£365 £301 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.16% -16.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £223 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £362 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
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 Woking region.

Programming Languages Category
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
37 33 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 43.53% 35.48% 44.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 4
Average daily rate £263 £280 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £438 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 -
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 Woking

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Woking

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 37 (97.37%) .NET
2 35 (92.11%) SQL Server
3 33 (86.84%) WCF
4 32 (84.21%) WPF
4 32 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (78.95%) Scrum
6 29 (76.32%) Team Foundation Server
7 28 (73.68%) Visual Studio
8 22 (57.89%) Software Engineering
9 20 (52.63%) LINQ
9 20 (52.63%) Web Services
10 18 (47.37%) XML
10 18 (47.37%) SQL Server 2008
11 16 (42.11%) Windows
12 14 (36.84%) Office 365
12 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (34.21%) SQL
14 12 (31.58%) Content Management
14 12 (31.58%) Automated Testing
14 12 (31.58%) SOAP
14 12 (31.58%) REST
14 12 (31.58%) QA
15 11 (28.95%) BDD
16 10 (26.32%) ISEB
17 9 (23.68%) Software Testing
17 9 (23.68%) Amazon AWS
17 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
18 8 (21.05%) DevOps
19 7 (18.42%) SpecFlow
19 7 (18.42%) Opscode Chef

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 3 (7.89%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (36.84%) Office 365
2 9 (23.68%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (15.79%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (92.11%) SQL Server
2 18 (47.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (15.79%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 29 (76.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (73.68%) Visual Studio
3 7 (18.42%) SpecFlow
General
1 6 (15.79%) Publishing
2 1 (2.63%) Law
2 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Software Engineer
2 13 (34.21%) Developer
3 12 (31.58%) .NET Developer
4 9 (23.68%) Analyst
4 9 (23.68%) Test Analyst
4 9 (23.68%) C# Developer
5 8 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (15.79%) Test Engineer
6 6 (15.79%) Tester
7 5 (13.16%) Agile Test Analyst
7 5 (13.16%) C# Software Engineer
8 4 (10.53%) .NET Software Engineer
9 3 (7.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (7.89%) Software Developer
9 3 (7.89%) Agile .NET Developer
9 3 (7.89%) QA Analyst
10 2 (5.26%) Agile C# Developer
10 2 (5.26%) QA Engineer
11 1 (2.63%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (97.37%) .NET
2 33 (86.84%) WCF
3 32 (84.21%) WPF
4 20 (52.63%) LINQ
4 20 (52.63%) Web Services
5 18 (47.37%) XML
6 12 (31.58%) SOAP
6 12 (31.58%) REST
7 6 (15.79%) XSLT
7 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET
8 2 (5.26%) CSLA.NET
8 2 (5.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.63%) HTML
9 1 (2.63%) CSS
9 1 (2.63%) Ajax
9 1 (2.63%) WF
9 1 (2.63%) Silverlight
9 1 (2.63%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.63%) Firmware
2 1 (2.63%) SCADA
2 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.63%) Physics
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Windows
2 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (78.95%) Scrum
3 22 (57.89%) Software Engineering
4 12 (31.58%) Content Management
4 12 (31.58%) Automated Testing
5 11 (28.95%) BDD
6 9 (23.68%) Software Testing
7 8 (21.05%) DevOps
8 4 (10.53%) MVC
9 2 (5.26%) Workflow
9 2 (5.26%) OO
9 2 (5.26%) OOD
10 1 (2.63%) SOA
10 1 (2.63%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (2.63%) TDD
10 1 (2.63%) Migration
10 1 (2.63%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) SQL
2 7 (18.42%) Python
3 2 (5.26%) C
3 2 (5.26%) C++
4 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) ISEB
2 2 (5.26%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.63%) PhD
3 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (31.58%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft