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 21 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 5 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing C# 14 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 17.95% 14.42% 18.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.00% 34.88% 73.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 5
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£375 £361 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.80% +0.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.88 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.21% -
C#
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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
40 43 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 51.28% 41.35% 25.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 11 8
Average daily rate £305 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.27% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £243 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £363 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 0
Average hourly rate - £36.50 -
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 21 November 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 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
3 11 (64.71%) MS Excel
3 11 (64.71%) WCF
3 11 (64.71%) WPF
4 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
5 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (41.18%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (41.18%) CRM
6 7 (41.18%) SharePoint
7 6 (35.29%) Web Services
8 5 (29.41%) XML
8 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
8 5 (29.41%) VB.NET
8 5 (29.41%) SQL
8 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
8 5 (29.41%) Scrum
8 5 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (23.53%) QA
9 4 (23.53%) REST
9 4 (23.53%) Automated Testing
9 4 (23.53%) Migration
9 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
9 4 (23.53%) SOAP
10 3 (17.65%) MVC
10 3 (17.65%) ISEB
10 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (17.65%) Software Testing

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 7 (41.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (64.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
1 5 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (17.65%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Test Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Tester
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) CRM Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) C++ Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.88%) DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.88%) QA Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C++/C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (64.71%) WCF
2 11 (64.71%) WPF
3 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
4 6 (35.29%) Web Services
5 5 (29.41%) XML
6 4 (23.53%) SOAP
6 4 (23.53%) REST
7 2 (11.76%) CSLA.NET
7 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
7 2 (11.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (5.88%) RESTful
8 1 (5.88%) WF
8 1 (5.88%) Silverlight
8 1 (5.88%) HTML
8 1 (5.88%) CSS
8 1 (5.88%) MSMQ
8 1 (5.88%) WinForms
8 1 (5.88%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) CRM
3 5 (29.41%) Scrum
4 4 (23.53%) Migration
4 4 (23.53%) Automated Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
5 3 (17.65%) MVC
5 3 (17.65%) Data Migration
5 3 (17.65%) BDD
6 2 (11.76%) Workflow
6 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) TDD
7 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Kanban
7 1 (5.88%) OO
7 1 (5.88%) OOD
7 1 (5.88%) ETL
7 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
1 5 (29.41%) VB.NET
2 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.88%) C++
3 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ISEB
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) MCTS
3 1 (5.88%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) VMware
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