Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 4 16
Rank change year-on-year -5 +12 -8
Contract jobs citing C# 140 141 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 10.69% 13.15% 8.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.31% 26.40% 17.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 58 64
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £350 £350
10th Percentile £300 £263 £282
90th Percentile £450 £408 £473
East of England median daily rate £375 £355 £351
% change year-on-year +5.63% +1.28% -6.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 11
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +16.13% -13.89%
10th Percentile £39.70 £32.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £51.65 £77.50 £50.00
East of England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.81 £40.00
% change year-on-year +10.26% +2.03% -3.61%

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 576 534 626
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 43.97% 49.81% 46.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 232 341
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £275 £250 £263
90th Percentile £494 £493 £500
East of England median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 56 52
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £41.50 £41.50 £41.50
10th Percentile £32.50 £32.50 £33.75
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.50 £57.50
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £42.20 £39.00
% change year-on-year -5.21% +8.21% +4.00%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -14 52 £350 - 101
Peterborough -13 17 £350 +27.27% 23
Huntingdon -1 1 £275 -57.69% 3
C#
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for C#.

1 125 (89.29%) .NET
2 107 (76.43%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (70.00%) TDD
4 65 (46.43%) Node.js
5 60 (42.86%) Docker
6 53 (37.86%) E-Commerce
7 40 (28.57%) Microservices
8 37 (26.43%) JavaScript
9 29 (20.71%) SQL Server
10 28 (20.00%) MVC
10 28 (20.00%) MongoDB
11 27 (19.29%) OO
12 24 (17.14%) SQL
12 24 (17.14%) NoSQL
12 24 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
13 23 (16.43%) BDD
13 23 (16.43%) WPF
14 21 (15.00%) Windows
15 20 (14.29%) Google
15 20 (14.29%) PaaS
15 20 (14.29%) .NET Core
16 19 (13.57%) Kafka
16 19 (13.57%) Analytics
16 19 (13.57%) Cybersecurity
16 19 (13.57%) Marketing
16 19 (13.57%) Google Analytics
16 19 (13.57%) Advertising
17 17 (12.14%) Continuous Integration
18 16 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
19 15 (10.71%) Git (software)

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 8 (5.71%) CMS
2 7 (5.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (1.43%) Apache
3 2 (1.43%) ColdFusion
3 2 (1.43%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.71%) Confluence
4 1 (0.71%) Drupal
4 1 (0.71%) IIS
4 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.71%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 24 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (14.29%) PaaS
3 19 (13.57%) Google Analytics
4 16 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (4.29%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.14%) LDAP
2 2 (1.43%) SMS
3 1 (0.71%) FTP
3 1 (0.71%) SSL
3 1 (0.71%) WEP
3 1 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (20.71%) SQL Server
2 28 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 24 (17.14%) NoSQL
4 11 (7.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.86%) MySQL
6 4 (2.86%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.86%) SQLite
7 3 (2.14%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.71%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.71%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 15 (10.71%) Git (software)
1 15 (10.71%) Visual Studio
2 13 (9.29%) NUnit
3 12 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (7.14%) Jasmine
5 8 (5.71%) JIRA
5 8 (5.71%) WebDriver
6 7 (5.00%) Mercurial
7 6 (4.29%) Karma Test Runner
7 6 (4.29%) Mocha
7 6 (4.29%) Subversion
7 6 (4.29%) Vagrant
8 5 (3.57%) Selenium
9 3 (2.14%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.43%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.43%) JUnit
10 2 (1.43%) RSpec
10 2 (1.43%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.71%) Zephyr
General
1 19 (13.57%) Advertising
1 19 (13.57%) Marketing
2 14 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (0.71%) Electronics
3 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 88 (62.86%) Developer
2 62 (44.29%) C# Developer
3 53 (37.86%) .NET Developer
4 46 (32.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (15.71%) Full Stack Developer
6 19 (13.57%) Architect
6 19 (13.57%) Solutions Architect
6 19 (13.57%) SQL Developer
7 18 (12.86%) E-Commerce Architect
7 18 (12.86%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
8 13 (9.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 13 (9.29%) Node.js Developer
8 13 (9.29%) Software Engineer
8 13 (9.29%) SQL Server Developer
9 10 (7.14%) Agile C# Developer
9 10 (7.14%) Agile Developer
9 10 (7.14%) SSIS Developer
9 10 (7.14%) SSRS Developer
10 9 (6.43%) C# WCF Developer
10 9 (6.43%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (89.29%) .NET
2 65 (46.43%) Node.js
3 23 (16.43%) WPF
4 20 (14.29%) .NET Core
5 19 (13.57%) Kafka
6 15 (10.71%) .NET Framework
6 15 (10.71%) WCF
7 14 (10.00%) JSON
7 14 (10.00%) React
8 13 (9.29%) ASP.NET
8 13 (9.29%) CSS
9 12 (8.57%) REST
9 12 (8.57%) Web Services
10 11 (7.86%) jQuery
11 10 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (7.14%) WinForms
12 9 (6.43%) AngularJS
12 9 (6.43%) KnockoutJS
13 8 (5.71%) XML
14 7 (5.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (4.29%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.86%) Fintech
4 2 (1.43%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.43%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.43%) Life Science
5 1 (0.71%) CAN bus
5 1 (0.71%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.71%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (0.71%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.00%) Windows
2 5 (3.57%) Linux
3 4 (2.86%) Unix
4 1 (0.71%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.71%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (76.43%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (70.00%) TDD
3 53 (37.86%) E-Commerce
4 40 (28.57%) Microservices
5 28 (20.00%) MVC
6 27 (19.29%) OO
7 23 (16.43%) BDD
8 19 (13.57%) Analytics
8 19 (13.57%) Cybersecurity
9 17 (12.14%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (10.71%) Pair Programming
10 15 (10.71%) Software Engineering
11 14 (10.00%) Scrum
11 14 (10.00%) SDLC
11 14 (10.00%) Test Automation
12 12 (8.57%) SOLID
13 11 (7.86%) Unit Testing
14 10 (7.14%) OOP
15 9 (6.43%) MVVM
15 9 (6.43%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 37 (26.43%) JavaScript
2 24 (17.14%) SQL
3 15 (10.71%) C++
4 7 (5.00%) Java
5 5 (3.57%) Python
6 4 (2.86%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.14%) PHP
7 3 (2.14%) Ruby
8 2 (1.43%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.43%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.43%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.43%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.43%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.43%) XAML
9 1 (0.71%) Dart
9 1 (0.71%) Elixir
9 1 (0.71%) ES6
9 1 (0.71%) Kotlin
9 1 (0.71%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.71%) Rust
Qualifications
1 5 (3.57%) Degree
2 3 (2.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.43%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.43%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (1.43%) PhD
3 2 (1.43%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.71%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.71%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.71%) SLA
System Software
1 60 (42.86%) Docker
2 3 (2.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (4.29%) Puppet
2 5 (3.57%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 20 (14.29%) Google
2 10 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.00%) Sitecore
4 6 (4.29%) Coveo
5 2 (1.43%) Oracle
5 2 (1.43%) SAP
5 2 (1.43%) Twitter
6 1 (0.71%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.71%) QAD
6 1 (0.71%) VMware