Period
to 15 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for C# skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C# over the 6 months to 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

C#
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 15 13
Rank change year-on-year -1 -2 -2
Contract jobs citing C# 40 54 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 6.51% 8.57% 9.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.63% 17.42% 20.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 37 46
Cambridge median daily rate £368 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.04% -5.41% -1.33%
10th Percentile £274 £219 £304
90th Percentile £531 £438 £488
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £374 £313 £370
% change year-on-year +19.65% -15.54% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 4
Cambridge median hourly rate - £38.75 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +330.56% -77.50%
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £55.00 £40.00 £9.00
% change year-on-year +37.50% +344.44% -77.50%

C# is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 256 310 369
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 41.69% 49.21% 47.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 150 217
Cambridge median daily rate £425 £364 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.84% -3.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £292 £215 £263
90th Percentile £525 £500 £503
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £413 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +17.86% -6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 50 35
Cambridge median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £18.50 £32.75 £22.10
90th Percentile £51.35 £48.08 £48.25
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing C# as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Cambridge

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Cambridge

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Cambridge over the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Cambridge

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for C#.

1 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (52.50%) .NET
3 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
4 15 (37.50%) CSS
4 15 (37.50%) Test Automation
5 14 (35.00%) HTML
6 13 (32.50%) CRM
6 13 (32.50%) Software Engineering
6 13 (32.50%) HTML5
7 12 (30.00%) Unit Testing
7 12 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
8 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
8 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET
8 11 (27.50%) Dynamics 365
9 10 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (25.00%) CSS3
10 9 (22.50%) Test Scripting
10 9 (22.50%) QA
10 9 (22.50%) Use Case
10 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (20.00%) MVC
12 7 (17.50%) C++
13 6 (15.00%) SQL
13 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
13 6 (15.00%) Visual Studio Team System
14 5 (12.50%) .NET Framework
14 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
14 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
15 4 (10.00%) Scrum
15 4 (10.00%) Java

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (2.50%) Apache
2 1 (2.50%) CMS
2 1 (2.50%) nginx
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 12 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (27.50%) Dynamics 365
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.00%) GitHub
4 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.50%) Office 365
4 1 (2.50%) vREST
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.50%) RavenDB
3 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.50%) GoogleTest
3 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.50%) GitLab
4 1 (2.50%) Grunt
4 1 (2.50%) gulp
4 1 (2.50%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.50%) JIRA
4 1 (2.50%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (2.50%) Mocha
4 1 (2.50%) Robot Framework
4 1 (2.50%) Selenium
4 1 (2.50%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.50%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.50%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.50%) webpack
General
1 3 (7.50%) Advertising
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Games
3 1 (2.50%) Back Office
3 1 (2.50%) Brand Awareness
3 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (72.50%) Developer
2 12 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 11 (27.50%) Microsoft Developer
4 9 (22.50%) C# Developer
4 9 (22.50%) CRM Developer
4 9 (22.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 7 (17.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (17.50%) Software Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) CRM Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
8 2 (5.00%) Agile .NET Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Agile C# Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Angular Developer
8 2 (5.00%) C# Software Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) C++ Developer
8 2 (5.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (52.50%) .NET
2 15 (37.50%) CSS
3 14 (35.00%) HTML
4 13 (32.50%) HTML5
5 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET
6 10 (25.00%) CSS3
7 5 (12.50%) .NET Framework
7 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (10.00%) AngularJS
8 4 (10.00%) jQuery
9 3 (7.50%) Angular 2
9 3 (7.50%) Entity Framework
9 3 (7.50%) Kendo UI
9 3 (7.50%) WCF
9 3 (7.50%) Web Services
10 2 (5.00%) JSON
10 2 (5.00%) MFC
10 2 (5.00%) Silverlight
10 2 (5.00%) WPF
10 2 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.50%) Animation
3 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.50%) Online Games
3 1 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Android
2 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 13 (32.50%) CRM
3 13 (32.50%) Software Engineering
4 12 (30.00%) Unit Testing
5 9 (22.50%) Test Scripting
5 9 (22.50%) Use Case
6 8 (20.00%) MVC
7 4 (10.00%) Decision-Making
7 4 (10.00%) OOP
7 4 (10.00%) Scrum
8 3 (7.50%) Coaching
8 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (7.50%) OO
8 3 (7.50%) OOD
8 3 (7.50%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (7.50%) TDD
9 2 (5.00%) Multithreading
9 2 (5.00%) MVVM
9 2 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (17.50%) C++
3 6 (15.00%) SQL
4 4 (10.00%) Java
5 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.00%) Python
6 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.50%) Degree
3 2 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (22.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.50%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.50%) Telerik