The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
Rank 41 20 33
Rank change year-on-year -21 +13  
Contract jobs citing C# 21 35 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 4.94% 7.71% 4.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.66% 24.14% 12.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 25 12
Median daily rate £400 £363 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +21.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £240 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +9.21% +8.57%  

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 Essex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 197 145 181
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 46.35% 31.94% 40.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 88 94
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 28
Median hourly rate £37.00 £47.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.10% +20.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £36.50 £32.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Essex

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Essex over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Essex

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Essex

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Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Brentwood +1 1 £400 +66.66% 2
Colchester - 1 - - 7
C#
East of England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Essex region with a requirement for C#.

1 23 (79.31%) SQL Server
2 21 (72.41%) .NET
3 17 (58.62%) SQL
4 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
4 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (41.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (41.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (37.93%) .NET Framework
6 11 (37.93%) MVC
6 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET
6 11 (37.93%) Entity Framework
7 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
7 10 (34.48%) Finance
8 9 (31.03%) TDD
8 9 (31.03%) T-SQL
8 9 (31.03%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (31.03%) AngularJS
9 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (27.59%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (27.59%) ETL
10 7 (24.14%) VBScript
10 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (24.14%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (20.69%) Performance Optimisation
11 6 (20.69%) SOLID
11 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
11 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
12 5 (17.24%) OLAP

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.45%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.45%) Epicor Vantage
Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (79.31%) SQL Server
2 12 (41.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (41.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (17.24%) OLAP
4 5 (17.24%) OLTP
4 5 (17.24%) QlikView
5 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (6.90%) Biml
6 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (6.90%) SSDT
7 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (3.45%) HBase
7 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
7 1 (3.45%) Neo4j
7 1 (3.45%) Redis
7 1 (3.45%) Riak
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Advertising
4 1 (3.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 26 (89.66%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) .NET Developer
3 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (31.03%) Full Stack Developer
5 7 (24.14%) ETL Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Agile .NET Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Agile Developer
6 4 (13.79%) CRM Developer
7 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Java Developer
8 2 (6.90%) .NET Architect
8 2 (6.90%) .NET Solutions Architect
8 2 (6.90%) Architect
8 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (6.90%) SSIS Developer
9 1 (3.45%) SSAS Developer
9 1 (3.45%) SSRS Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Workflow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (72.41%) .NET
2 11 (37.93%) .NET Framework
2 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET
2 11 (37.93%) Entity Framework
3 9 (31.03%) AngularJS
4 3 (10.34%) CSS
4 3 (10.34%) HTML
4 3 (10.34%) HTML5
4 3 (10.34%) MDX
4 3 (10.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (10.34%) WCF
5 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (6.90%) CSS3
6 1 (3.45%) Ajax
6 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (3.45%) D3.js
6 1 (3.45%) jQuery
6 1 (3.45%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Android
1 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) MVC
3 9 (31.03%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (31.03%) TDD
4 8 (27.59%) ETL
5 7 (24.14%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (20.69%) Performance Optimisation
6 6 (20.69%) SOLID
7 5 (17.24%) Data Transformation
7 5 (17.24%) ITIL
8 4 (13.79%) CRM
8 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (10.34%) Data Integration
9 3 (10.34%) Ticket Management
10 2 (6.90%) Change Data Capture
10 2 (6.90%) ETL Development
10 2 (6.90%) Logical Data Model
10 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
10 2 (6.90%) Physical Data Model
10 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) SQL
2 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
3 9 (31.03%) T-SQL
4 7 (24.14%) VBScript
5 5 (17.24%) VB.NET
6 3 (10.34%) Java
6 3 (10.34%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) IFRS
1 3 (10.34%) IFRS 9
2 1 (3.45%) MiFID
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 3 (10.34%) Mapbox
4 2 (6.90%) EMC
5 1 (3.45%) Epicor
5 1 (3.45%) Google
Essex
Oscar
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
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