Period
to 20 July 2018

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 20 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#
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 10 11
Rank change year-on-year -6 +1 -5
Contract jobs citing C# 73 125 130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 6.82% 10.45% 10.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.80% 24.95% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 69 75
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £373 £325 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.71% -12.16% -1.33%
10th Percentile £273 £246 £288
90th Percentile £475 £438 £475
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 5
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £55.00 £40.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.50% +344.44% -77.50%
East of England median hourly rate £34.70 £40.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year -13.25% +18.52% -5.59%

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 410 501 579
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 38.28% 41.89% 46.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 239 325
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £279 £230 £263
90th Percentile £525 £478 £508
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 59 46
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% -
10th Percentile £18.50 £32.70 £23.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.60 £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% -

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for C# in Cambridgeshire

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Cambridgeshire

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Cambridgeshire

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor 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 20 July 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -5 37 £363 +3.57% 75
Peterborough -15 14 £363 +12.40% 20
C#
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for C#.

1 51 (69.86%) .NET
2 45 (61.64%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (30.14%) TDD
3 22 (30.14%) Test Automation
4 19 (26.03%) Microsoft
4 19 (26.03%) CSS
5 18 (24.66%) JavaScript
5 18 (24.66%) MVC
6 17 (23.29%) E-Commerce
7 16 (21.92%) ASP.NET
7 16 (21.92%) Software Engineering
8 15 (20.55%) HTML
9 14 (19.18%) QA
9 14 (19.18%) Node.js
10 12 (16.44%) HTML5
10 12 (16.44%) BDD
10 12 (16.44%) MongoDB
10 12 (16.44%) Unit Testing
10 12 (16.44%) CRM
11 11 (15.07%) OO
11 11 (15.07%) SQL Server
11 11 (15.07%) Docker
12 10 (13.70%) Microservices
12 10 (13.70%) Dynamics 365
12 10 (13.70%) CSS3
12 10 (13.70%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (13.70%) SQL
12 10 (13.70%) Dynamics CRM
13 9 (12.33%) Test Scripting
13 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Certification

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 1 (1.37%) Apache
1 1 (1.37%) CMS
1 1 (1.37%) IIS
1 1 (1.37%) nginx
1 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.37%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (13.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.70%) Dynamics 365
2 7 (9.59%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (9.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (8.22%) Google Analytics
3 6 (8.22%) PaaS
4 2 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.74%) GitHub
4 2 (2.74%) vREST
5 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) WEP
2 2 (2.74%) HTTP
3 1 (1.37%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.44%) MongoDB
2 11 (15.07%) SQL Server
3 7 (9.59%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.37%) MySQL
6 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.37%) RavenDB
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Visual Studio Team System
2 4 (5.48%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.48%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.11%) GoogleTest
4 2 (2.74%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.74%) Robot Framework
4 2 (2.74%) Selenium
4 2 (2.74%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.74%) SpecFlow
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (2.74%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.37%) GitLab
5 1 (1.37%) Grunt
5 1 (1.37%) gulp
5 1 (1.37%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.37%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (1.37%) Mocha
5 1 (1.37%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.37%) webpack
General
1 8 (10.96%) Advertising
1 8 (10.96%) Marketing
2 5 (6.85%) Finance
3 2 (2.74%) Games
4 1 (1.37%) Automotive
4 1 (1.37%) Back Office
4 1 (1.37%) Brand Awareness
4 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.37%) Law
Job Titles
1 44 (60.27%) Developer
2 25 (34.25%) .NET Developer
3 19 (26.03%) C# Developer
4 16 (21.92%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Developer
6 8 (10.96%) CRM Developer
6 8 (10.96%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 7 (9.59%) Software Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) Architect
8 6 (8.22%) Digital Architect
8 6 (8.22%) Digital Solutions Architect
8 6 (8.22%) E-Commerce Architect
8 6 (8.22%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
8 6 (8.22%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (6.85%) Analyst
9 5 (6.85%) C++ Software Engineer
10 4 (5.48%) Azure Developer
10 4 (5.48%) Consultant
10 4 (5.48%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (69.86%) .NET
2 19 (26.03%) CSS
3 16 (21.92%) ASP.NET
4 15 (20.55%) HTML
5 14 (19.18%) Node.js
6 12 (16.44%) HTML5
7 10 (13.70%) CSS3
8 9 (12.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (10.96%) .NET Core
10 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (9.59%) WCF
11 6 (8.22%) AngularJS
11 6 (8.22%) Kafka
11 6 (8.22%) Web Services
12 5 (6.85%) .NET Framework
12 5 (6.85%) Angular 2
13 4 (5.48%) jQuery
13 4 (5.48%) REST
14 3 (4.11%) Entity Framework
14 3 (4.11%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.70%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (8.22%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.37%) Animation
4 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.37%) Online Games
4 1 (1.37%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.85%) Windows
2 1 (1.37%) Android
2 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.37%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (61.64%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (30.14%) TDD
2 22 (30.14%) Test Automation
3 18 (24.66%) MVC
4 17 (23.29%) E-Commerce
5 16 (21.92%) Software Engineering
6 12 (16.44%) BDD
6 12 (16.44%) CRM
6 12 (16.44%) Unit Testing
7 11 (15.07%) OO
8 10 (13.70%) Microservices
9 9 (12.33%) Test Scripting
9 9 (12.33%) Use Case
10 7 (9.59%) User Stories
11 6 (8.22%) Analytics
11 6 (8.22%) Cybersecurity
12 5 (6.85%) Acceptance Criteria
12 5 (6.85%) API Testing
12 5 (6.85%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (6.85%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.66%) JavaScript
2 10 (13.70%) SQL
3 8 (10.96%) C++
4 6 (8.22%) Java
5 4 (5.48%) Python
6 3 (4.11%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.11%) Ruby
7 2 (2.74%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.37%) Groovy
8 1 (1.37%) Perl
8 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.48%) Degree
3 3 (4.11%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.74%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (19.18%) QA
System Software
1 11 (15.07%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.37%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (26.03%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.22%) Google
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle
4 1 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.37%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.37%) Telerik
4 1 (1.37%) Xamarin