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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 23 May 2022 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#
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 40 25 9
Rank change year-on-year -15 -16 +11
Contract jobs citing C# 38 26 65
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.59% 5.25% 11.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.77% 16.99% 27.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 19 47
10th Percentile £407 £300 £404
25th Percentile £459 £327 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £513 £400 £475
Median % change year-on-year +28.13% -15.79% +18.75%
75th Percentile £538 £447 £525
90th Percentile £583 £478 £538
East of England median daily rate £475 £419 £428
% change year-on-year +13.43% -2.05% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
10th Percentile - - £42.30
25th Percentile - - £42.75
Median hourly rate - - £44.50
75th Percentile - - £45.75
90th Percentile - - £45.90
East of England median hourly rate £49.00 £45.00 £44.50
% change year-on-year +8.89% +1.12% +35.88%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 241 153 237
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 29.11% 30.91% 40.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 105 163
10th Percentile £297 £270 £351
25th Percentile £413 £325 £405
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £425 £475
Median % change year-on-year +11.76% -10.53% +5.56%
75th Percentile £538 £519 £538
90th Percentile £625 £613 £638
East of England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 5
10th Percentile £12.39 £11.25 £43.20
25th Percentile £42.50 £16.67 £45.00
Median hourly rate £57.00 £22.50 £47.50
Median % change year-on-year +153.33% -52.63% -
75th Percentile £58.75 £44.88 £48.75
90th Percentile - £52.40 £64.50
East of England median hourly rate £56.00 £40.00 £24.70
% change year-on-year +40.00% +61.94% -48.00%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing C# as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Cambridgeshire

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing C# in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for C# in Cambridgeshire

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing C# in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for C# in Cambridgeshire

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing C# in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for C# in Cambridgeshire

C#
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 23 May 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Cambridge -4 28 £488 +18.18% 49
Peterborough -25 8 £525 +55.56% 6
C#
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for C#.

1 20 (52.63%) .NET
2 16 (42.11%) Software Engineering
3 14 (36.84%) Agile
4 13 (34.21%) CSS
5 12 (31.58%) HTML
5 12 (31.58%) React
6 11 (28.95%) Scrum
6 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
7 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (26.32%) Azure
7 10 (26.32%) AngularJS
8 9 (23.68%) Microservices
8 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
8 9 (23.68%) Full Stack Development
9 8 (21.05%) Web Services
9 8 (21.05%) Python
9 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
9 8 (21.05%) MVC
9 8 (21.05%) Git (software)
10 7 (18.42%) jQuery
11 6 (15.79%) WPF
11 6 (15.79%) .NET Framework
11 6 (15.79%) TDD
11 6 (15.79%) Oracle
11 6 (15.79%) RESTful
11 6 (15.79%) DevOps
11 6 (15.79%) TypeScript
11 6 (15.79%) .NET Core
12 5 (13.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (13.16%) User Experience

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (5.26%) Confluence
1 2 (5.26%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 10 (26.32%) Azure
2 5 (13.16%) AWS
3 3 (7.89%) BlazeMeter
3 3 (7.89%) Serverless
4 2 (5.26%) Akamai
4 2 (5.26%) Amazon S3
4 2 (5.26%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (5.26%) GitHub
5 1 (2.63%) Azure Cosmos DB
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (5.26%) MySQL
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.53%) Selenium
2 4 (10.53%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.89%) git-flow
3 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.89%) JIRA
3 3 (7.89%) JMeter
4 1 (2.63%) Postman
General
1 3 (7.89%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Advertising
3 1 (2.63%) Electronics
3 1 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (55.26%) Developer
2 14 (36.84%) Software Engineer
3 12 (31.58%) .NET Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (10.53%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.89%) .NET Software Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Web Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) AWS Developer
7 2 (5.26%) React Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Research Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) UI Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Backend Developer
8 1 (2.63%) C# GUI Developer
8 1 (2.63%) C# WPF Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Backend Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Test Automation Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (52.63%) .NET
2 13 (34.21%) CSS
3 12 (31.58%) HTML
3 12 (31.58%) React
4 10 (26.32%) AngularJS
4 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (21.05%) Web Services
6 7 (18.42%) jQuery
7 6 (15.79%) .NET Core
7 6 (15.79%) .NET Framework
7 6 (15.79%) RESTful
7 6 (15.79%) WPF
8 5 (13.16%) Node.js
8 5 (13.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (10.53%) CSS3
9 4 (10.53%) Entity Framework
9 4 (10.53%) HTML5
9 4 (10.53%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 4 (10.53%) WCF
10 3 (7.89%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) User Experience
2 2 (5.26%) Biotechnology
2 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (5.26%) IoT
3 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Software Engineering
2 14 (36.84%) Agile
3 11 (28.95%) Scrum
4 9 (23.68%) Full Stack Development
4 9 (23.68%) Microservices
5 8 (21.05%) MVC
6 6 (15.79%) DevOps
6 6 (15.79%) TDD
7 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
7 5 (13.16%) Multithreading
7 5 (13.16%) MVVM
7 5 (13.16%) Web Application Development
8 4 (10.53%) API Development
8 4 (10.53%) CI/CD
8 4 (10.53%) OO
8 4 (10.53%) Web Development
9 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (7.89%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (7.89%) Software Testing
10 2 (5.26%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
2 8 (21.05%) Python
3 6 (15.79%) TypeScript
4 5 (13.16%) XAML
5 4 (10.53%) ES6
6 3 (7.89%) SQL
7 2 (5.26%) Bash
7 2 (5.26%) Java
7 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.63%) C
8 1 (2.63%) C++
8 1 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) PhD
2 4 (10.53%) Degree
3 3 (7.89%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Docker
2 1 (2.63%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Terraform
2 2 (5.26%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) Coveo
3 2 (5.26%) Sitecore