The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 24 June 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#
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 10 11
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1  
Contract jobs citing C# 53 34 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 19.56% 11.85% 13.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.19% 20.73% 29.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 10 37
Median daily rate £351 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.35% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +2.85% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year +10.00% -1.96%  

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 East Sussex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 155 164 165
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 57.20% 57.14% 45.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 97 117
Median daily rate £350 £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.15% +37.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £29.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 East Sussex

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in East Sussex

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in East Sussex over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in East Sussex

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in East Sussex

C#
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -1 35 £350 -3.44% 12
Hastings +2 10 £338 +32.35%
Hove - 3 £410 -
Lewes - 1 £375 - 1
Uckfield - 1 £375 -
C#
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for C#.

1 59 (60.82%) .NET
2 36 (37.11%) SQL
2 36 (37.11%) MVC
3 35 (36.08%) JavaScript
4 34 (35.05%) ASP.NET
5 30 (30.93%) HTML
6 29 (29.90%) Microsoft
6 29 (29.90%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (27.84%) AngularJS
7 27 (27.84%) CSS
8 25 (25.77%) SQL Server
9 21 (21.65%) ASP.NET Web API
10 19 (19.59%) C++
11 18 (18.56%) Test Automation
12 16 (16.49%) .NET Framework
13 15 (15.46%) jQuery
13 15 (15.46%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (13.40%) TDD
15 12 (12.37%) Finance
15 12 (12.37%) Entity Framework
16 11 (11.34%) Selenium
17 10 (10.31%) WCF
17 10 (10.31%) Software Engineering
17 10 (10.31%) Oracle
17 10 (10.31%) Microsoft Azure
18 9 (9.28%) BDD
18 9 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
18 9 (9.28%) Unreal Engine
18 9 (9.28%) WPF
18 9 (9.28%) Continuous Integration

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (8.25%) IIS
2 4 (4.12%) CMS
3 2 (2.06%) DNN
3 2 (2.06%) SAS
3 2 (2.06%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.06%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.03%) Confluence
4 1 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.09%) Tactical Data Link
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (25.77%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (7.22%) Relational Database
3 7 (7.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (2.06%) Big Data
6 2 (2.06%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (11.34%) Selenium
2 8 (8.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (7.22%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.15%) Protractor
4 5 (5.15%) SpecFlow
5 4 (4.12%) HP UFT
6 3 (3.09%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (3.09%) Rational Rhapsody
7 2 (2.06%) ReSharper
7 2 (2.06%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.06%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.03%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.03%) JIRA
8 1 (1.03%) JMeter
8 1 (1.03%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.03%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 12 (12.37%) Finance
2 8 (8.25%) Games
3 4 (4.12%) Banking
4 3 (3.09%) Advertising
5 1 (1.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 69 (71.13%) Developer
2 48 (49.48%) C# Developer
3 34 (35.05%) .NET Developer
4 28 (28.87%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (9.28%) C# WCF Developer
5 9 (9.28%) C# WPF Developer
5 9 (9.28%) WCF Developer
5 9 (9.28%) WPF Developer
6 7 (7.22%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.19%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Agile C# Developer
9 4 (4.12%) C++ Developer
9 4 (4.12%) C++/C# Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Team Leader
9 4 (4.12%) Test Leader
9 4 (4.12%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (60.82%) .NET
2 34 (35.05%) ASP.NET
3 30 (30.93%) HTML
4 27 (27.84%) AngularJS
4 27 (27.84%) CSS
5 21 (21.65%) ASP.NET Web API
6 16 (16.49%) .NET Framework
7 15 (15.46%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (15.46%) jQuery
8 12 (12.37%) Entity Framework
9 10 (10.31%) WCF
10 9 (9.28%) Unreal Engine
10 9 (9.28%) WPF
11 6 (6.19%) Angular 2
12 5 (5.15%) Unity (Game Engine)
12 5 (5.15%) XML
13 4 (4.12%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 4 (4.12%) HTML5
14 3 (3.09%) CSS3
14 3 (3.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.12%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.12%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.06%) Fintech
3 2 (2.06%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.06%) Mobile Games
4 1 (1.03%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.12%) Windows
2 2 (2.06%) Linux
2 2 (2.06%) MVS
2 2 (2.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (37.11%) MVC
2 29 (29.90%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (18.56%) Test Automation
4 13 (13.40%) TDD
5 10 (10.31%) Software Engineering
6 9 (9.28%) BDD
6 9 (9.28%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (7.22%) Web Development
8 6 (6.19%) Functional Testing
9 5 (5.15%) Data Cleansing
9 5 (5.15%) Data Modelling
9 5 (5.15%) Front End Development
9 5 (5.15%) Logical Data Model
9 5 (5.15%) Physical Data Model
9 5 (5.15%) Software Testing
10 4 (4.12%) OO
10 4 (4.12%) OOD
10 4 (4.12%) Regression Testing
10 4 (4.12%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 36 (37.11%) SQL
2 35 (36.08%) JavaScript
3 19 (19.59%) C++
4 6 (6.19%) T-SQL
4 6 (6.19%) TypeScript
5 5 (5.15%) C
6 4 (4.12%) Java
7 2 (2.06%) MATLAB
7 2 (2.06%) R
7 2 (2.06%) VB
7 2 (2.06%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.03%) Perl
8 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (6.19%) ISEB
1 6 (6.19%) ISTQB
2 4 (4.12%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (4.12%) Degree
3 1 (1.03%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.06%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (2.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (29.90%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.31%) Oracle
3 2 (2.06%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.06%) Telerik
4 1 (1.03%) HP
4 1 (1.03%) Perforce
4 1 (1.03%) Talend