The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for C# skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C# over the 3 months to 26 April 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#
London / Croydon
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 32 14
Rank change year-on-year +11 -18  
Contract jobs citing C# 8 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 4.88% 2.63% 9.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.81% 7.07% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 8
Median daily rate £280 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £425 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year - +1.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +9.21% +2.70%  

C# is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Croydon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 74 99 52
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 45.12% 37.22% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 80 43
Median daily rate £450 £403 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.80% +7.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year +11.84% +7.04%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon citing C# as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Croydon

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Croydon

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Croydon over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Croydon

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Croydon

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Croydon region with a requirement for C#.

1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) CSS
4 3 (30.00%) CRM
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 3 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) WPF
5 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) TDD
6 1 (10.00%) Information Management
6 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (10.00%) Local Government
6 1 (10.00%) JMeter
6 1 (10.00%) Validation
6 1 (10.00%) CMS
6 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (10.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (10.00%) JMeter
1 1 (10.00%) Protractor
1 1 (10.00%) RSpec
General
1 1 (10.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) CRM Developer
5 1 (10.00%) CRM Manager
5 1 (10.00%) CRM Project Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 3 (30.00%) CSS
4 3 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (20.00%) WPF
5 2 (20.00%) XML
6 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (10.00%) DHTML
6 1 (10.00%) HTML5
6 1 (10.00%) jQuery
6 1 (10.00%) WCF
6 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (10.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) Data Security
4 1 (10.00%) Data Validation
4 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Information Management
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Kanban
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Refactoring
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft