Period
to 23 April 2019

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 April 2019 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 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 25 7 13
Rank change year-on-year -18 +6 +4
Contract jobs citing C# 58 118 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 5.74% 11.05% 10.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.50% 26.05% 21.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 52 65
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £405 £335 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.90% -4.29% -
10th Percentile £317 £294 £255
90th Percentile £650 £487 £438
East of England median daily rate £413 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +3.13% +14.29% -4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 8
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.00 £46.00 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.04% +18.71% +33.62%
10th Percentile £37.50 £40.05 £36.25
90th Percentile £43.50 £54.80 £49.13
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £46.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -13.04% +22.67% -5.06%

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 400 453 533
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 39.60% 42.42% 47.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 199 251
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £445 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.25% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £289 £275 £215
90th Percentile £625 £525 £510
East of England median daily rate £433 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +1.76% +9.68% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 42 61
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £44.50 £42.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +3.66% +5.81%
10th Percentile £14.70 £18.50 £32.75
90th Percentile £54.90 £52.50 £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% -2.44% -2.38%

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 23 April 2019.

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 23 April 2019. 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 -15 35 £400 +23.08% 69
Peterborough +10 9 £450 +33.33% 8
Huntingdon 0 6 £200 -27.27% 4
C#
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, 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 42 (72.41%) .NET
2 22 (37.93%) SQL
3 20 (34.48%) JavaScript
4 19 (32.76%) SQL Server
5 17 (29.31%) .NET Framework
6 16 (27.59%) CSS
7 15 (25.86%) Visual Studio
7 15 (25.86%) HTML
7 15 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (24.14%) AngularJS
9 12 (20.69%) ASP.NET
10 11 (18.97%) SharePoint
10 11 (18.97%) Computer Science
10 11 (18.97%) Microsoft Azure
11 9 (15.52%) HTML5
11 9 (15.52%) Degree
11 9 (15.52%) JIRA
12 8 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (13.79%) TDD
12 8 (13.79%) MVC
12 8 (13.79%) Migration
12 8 (13.79%) Python
12 8 (13.79%) SharePoint 2013
12 8 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (13.79%) jQuery
12 8 (13.79%) React
13 7 (12.07%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (12.07%) CSS3
13 7 (12.07%) C++
14 6 (10.34%) Business Intelligence

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 11 (18.97%) SharePoint
2 8 (13.79%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (8.62%) CMS
4 4 (6.90%) Drupal
5 3 (5.17%) IIS
5 3 (5.17%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.72%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.72%) DNN
6 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) CiviCRM
1 4 (6.90%) Revive Adserver
2 3 (5.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.90%) Force.com
2 4 (6.90%) Veeva
3 2 (3.45%) GitHub
4 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (32.76%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (10.34%) Power BI
4 5 (8.62%) Hadoop
4 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.45%) Spark SQL
6 1 (1.72%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (25.86%) Visual Studio
2 9 (15.52%) JIRA
3 7 (12.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (8.62%) Git (software)
5 4 (6.90%) LabVIEW
6 2 (3.45%) Selenium
7 1 (1.72%) Appium
7 1 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.72%) Gatling
7 1 (1.72%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.72%) JMeter
7 1 (1.72%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.72%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (8.62%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (6.90%) Finance
3 2 (3.45%) Law
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (74.14%) Developer
2 14 (24.14%) C# Developer
3 13 (22.41%) .NET Developer
4 7 (12.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Software Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.62%) SharePoint Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Web Developer
8 3 (5.17%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Applications Developer
8 3 (5.17%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (5.17%) C++ Developer
8 3 (5.17%) C++/C# Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Senior SharePoint Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Agile Developer
9 2 (3.45%) C Developer
9 2 (3.45%) C/C++ Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 2 (3.45%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (72.41%) .NET
2 17 (29.31%) .NET Framework
3 16 (27.59%) CSS
4 15 (25.86%) HTML
5 14 (24.14%) AngularJS
6 12 (20.69%) ASP.NET
7 9 (15.52%) HTML5
8 8 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (13.79%) jQuery
8 8 (13.79%) React
9 7 (12.07%) CSS3
10 6 (10.34%) WPF
11 5 (8.62%) Entity Framework
11 5 (8.62%) LINQ
11 5 (8.62%) XML
12 4 (6.90%) .NET Core
12 4 (6.90%) Highcharts JS
12 4 (6.90%) JSON
12 4 (6.90%) Symfony
12 4 (6.90%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (5.17%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.72%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.72%) RIA
3 1 (1.72%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.62%) Windows
2 2 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (18.97%) Computer Science
3 8 (13.79%) Migration
3 8 (13.79%) MVC
3 8 (13.79%) TDD
4 6 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (10.34%) Open Source
4 6 (10.34%) Scrum
4 6 (10.34%) Unit Testing
4 6 (10.34%) Web Development
5 5 (8.62%) Analytics
5 5 (8.62%) Data Analytics
5 5 (8.62%) Software Engineering
6 4 (6.90%) CRM
6 4 (6.90%) Data Analysis
6 4 (6.90%) DevOps
6 4 (6.90%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 4 (6.90%) MVVM
6 4 (6.90%) OO
6 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.93%) SQL
2 20 (34.48%) JavaScript
3 8 (13.79%) Python
4 7 (12.07%) C++
5 4 (6.90%) Java
5 4 (6.90%) PHP
5 4 (6.90%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.17%) C
6 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.45%) Scala
7 2 (3.45%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.72%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (1.72%) Groovy
8 1 (1.72%) VC++
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) Degree
2 5 (8.62%) PhD
3 4 (6.90%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.45%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (6.90%) Teradata
3 2 (3.45%) Databricks
3 2 (3.45%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle
4 1 (1.72%) Sybase
4 1 (1.72%) Tableau