Period
to 20 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 5 12
Rank change year-on-year -4 +7 -4
Contract jobs citing C# 148 146 163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 10.47% 13.18% 10.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.60% 26.26% 21.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 65 108
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £335 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.29% -4.11% +12.31%
10th Percentile £300 £251 £261
90th Percentile £425 £433 £466
East of England median daily rate £363 £375 £370
% change year-on-year -3.33% +1.35% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 10
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £39.88 £32.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £51.13 £77.50 £50.00
East of England median hourly rate £43.75 £41.13 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.38% +2.81% +6.67%

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 627 556 776
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 44.34% 50.18% 48.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 270 473
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £353 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.38% -6.00% +3.45%
10th Percentile £284 £233 £263
90th Percentile £486 £488 £475
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 51 46
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £40.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -1.84% -4.12%
10th Percentile £32.50 £32.50 £36.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.50 £57.50
East of England median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% +2.74%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -16 52 £363 -3.33% 53
Peterborough -3 27 £313 -3.10% 19
Huntingdon -3 1 £175 -73.08% 2
C#
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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#.

1 127 (85.81%) .NET
2 101 (68.24%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (56.08%) TDD
4 54 (36.49%) Node.js
5 48 (32.43%) E-Commerce
6 37 (25.00%) SQL
6 37 (25.00%) Docker
7 34 (22.97%) SQL Server
8 33 (22.30%) JavaScript
9 25 (16.89%) Microservices
10 22 (14.86%) WPF
11 21 (14.19%) Test Automation
12 20 (13.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 20 (13.51%) Windows
13 19 (12.84%) Pair Programming
13 19 (12.84%) Software Engineering
13 19 (12.84%) WCF
14 18 (12.16%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (12.16%) BDD
14 18 (12.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 18 (12.16%) CSS
14 18 (12.16%) Microsoft
14 18 (12.16%) SDLC
15 17 (11.49%) Visual Studio
15 17 (11.49%) MVC
16 16 (10.81%) C++
16 16 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
16 16 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
17 15 (10.14%) Performance Tuning
18 14 (9.46%) MongoDB

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 (1.35%) Apache
1 2 (1.35%) CMS
1 2 (1.35%) ColdFusion
1 2 (1.35%) JBoss
1 2 (1.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (1.35%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (1.35%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.35%) Tomcat
1 2 (1.35%) Tuxedo
1 2 (1.35%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.68%) Confluence
2 1 (0.68%) IIS
2 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 3 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.35%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.68%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (6.08%) Google Analytics
3 9 (6.08%) PaaS
4 5 (3.38%) BrowserStack
5 4 (2.70%) npm
6 2 (1.35%) GitHub
6 2 (1.35%) SaaS
7 1 (0.68%) Amazon CloudSearch
7 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.35%) HTTP
2 1 (0.68%) FTP
2 1 (0.68%) LDAP
2 1 (0.68%) SMS
2 1 (0.68%) SSL
2 1 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (22.97%) SQL Server
2 20 (13.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (12.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (9.46%) MongoDB
4 14 (9.46%) NoSQL
5 6 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.70%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.70%) SQLite
7 3 (2.03%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.35%) MySQL
8 2 (1.35%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.68%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (11.49%) Visual Studio
2 16 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (9.46%) Git (software)
3 14 (9.46%) NUnit
4 12 (8.11%) Selenium
5 9 (6.08%) TeamCity
6 8 (5.41%) WebDriver
7 7 (4.73%) Cucumber
8 5 (3.38%) Appium
8 5 (3.38%) JMeter
9 3 (2.03%) Jasmine
10 2 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.35%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.35%) JIRA
10 2 (1.35%) JUnit
10 2 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (1.35%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (1.35%) RSpec
10 2 (1.35%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.68%) Zephyr
General
1 14 (9.46%) Finance
2 11 (7.43%) Advertising
3 9 (6.08%) Marketing
4 2 (1.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.68%) Automotive
5 1 (0.68%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 95 (64.19%) Developer
2 65 (43.92%) .NET Developer
3 61 (41.22%) C# Developer
4 53 (35.81%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (18.92%) Full Stack Developer
6 19 (12.84%) SQL Developer
6 19 (12.84%) SQL Server Developer
7 17 (11.49%) Software Engineer
8 16 (10.81%) Node.js Developer
9 14 (9.46%) C# WCF Developer
9 14 (9.46%) WCF Developer
10 12 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 11 (7.43%) C# Software Engineer
12 10 (6.76%) SSIS Developer
12 10 (6.76%) SSRS Developer
12 10 (6.76%) Tester
13 9 (6.08%) Architect
13 9 (6.08%) Solutions Architect
14 8 (5.41%) Automation Tester
14 8 (5.41%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (85.81%) .NET
2 54 (36.49%) Node.js
3 22 (14.86%) WPF
4 19 (12.84%) WCF
5 18 (12.16%) CSS
6 12 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web API
6 12 (8.11%) HTML
6 12 (8.11%) JSON
7 11 (7.43%) .NET Core
7 11 (7.43%) REST
8 10 (6.76%) .NET Framework
9 9 (6.08%) ASP.NET
9 9 (6.08%) jQuery
9 9 (6.08%) Kafka
9 9 (6.08%) KnockoutJS
10 8 (5.41%) NHibernate
10 8 (5.41%) WinForms
10 8 (5.41%) XML
11 7 (4.73%) React
12 6 (4.05%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (4.05%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.35%) Life Science
4 1 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.68%) Fintech
4 1 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.51%) Windows
2 5 (3.38%) Unix
3 4 (2.70%) Linux
4 1 (0.68%) Android
4 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.68%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.68%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (68.24%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (56.08%) TDD
3 48 (32.43%) E-Commerce
4 25 (16.89%) Microservices
5 21 (14.19%) Test Automation
6 19 (12.84%) Pair Programming
6 19 (12.84%) Software Engineering
7 18 (12.16%) BDD
7 18 (12.16%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (12.16%) SDLC
8 17 (11.49%) MVC
9 15 (10.14%) Performance Tuning
10 14 (9.46%) OO
11 11 (7.43%) Scrum
11 11 (7.43%) SOLID
12 10 (6.76%) Manual Testing
12 10 (6.76%) OOP
13 9 (6.08%) Analytics
13 9 (6.08%) Cross-Browser Testing
13 9 (6.08%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 37 (25.00%) SQL
2 33 (22.30%) JavaScript
3 16 (10.81%) C++
4 7 (4.73%) Java
5 6 (4.05%) Python
6 5 (3.38%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.70%) PL/SQL
7 4 (2.70%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.03%) C
8 3 (2.03%) Ruby
8 3 (2.03%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.35%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.35%) COBOL
10 1 (0.68%) Delphi
10 1 (0.68%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.68%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.68%) Perl
10 1 (0.68%) PHP
10 1 (0.68%) RPG
10 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (2.70%) Degree
2 3 (2.03%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (2.03%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.35%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.35%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.41%) QA
2 2 (1.35%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.38%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.35%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 18 (12.16%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.76%) Google
3 3 (2.03%) Oracle
4 2 (1.35%) Hyperion
4 2 (1.35%) Twitter
4 2 (1.35%) WSO2
5 1 (0.68%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.68%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.68%) Nintex
5 1 (0.68%) QAD
5 1 (0.68%) SAP
5 1 (0.68%) VMware
5 1 (0.68%) Xamarin