Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 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#
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 59 37
Rank change year-on-year -25 -22 -2
Contract jobs citing C# 13 19 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.64% 2.16% 4.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.86% 6.38% 12.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 45
Essex median daily rate £350 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.11% -2.67% -
10th Percentile £256 £301 £281
90th Percentile £525 £554 £488
East of England median daily rate £363 £363 £369
% change year-on-year - -1.83% +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Essex median hourly rate - £31.75 -
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 Essex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 337 298 467
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 42.60% 33.90% 38.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 197 259
Essex median daily rate £505 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.29% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £246 £235
90th Percentile £600 £530 £525
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 47 62
Essex median hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -1.37% +14.96%
10th Percentile £26.35 £29.65 £25.33
90th Percentile £63.75 £45.85 £43.75
East of England median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% +1.35%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing C# as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

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 6 months to 24 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# in Essex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Essex

C#
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 6 months to 24 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
Chelmsford +8 1 £350 - 3
Colchester - 1 £450 - 1
Basildon - 1 - - 1
Brentwood - 1 £350 - 1
C#
East of England

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

1 10 (76.92%) .NET
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
4 5 (38.46%) MVC
5 4 (30.77%) CSS
5 4 (30.77%) Web Services
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
5 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (23.08%) TDD
6 3 (23.08%) jQuery
6 3 (23.08%) WCF
6 3 (23.08%) OO
6 3 (23.08%) HTML
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) ERP
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 2 (15.38%) Project Management
7 2 (15.38%) SOA
7 2 (15.38%) ETL
7 2 (15.38%) CRM
7 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
7 2 (15.38%) XML
7 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server

C#
Co-occurring 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 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (7.69%) CMS
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon S3
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (7.69%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (7.69%) GitHub
2 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
2 1 (7.69%) PaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Route 53
2 1 (7.69%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (7.69%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Developer
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (15.38%) ETL Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum Master
4 1 (7.69%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Software Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (30.77%) CSS
3 4 (30.77%) Web Services
4 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
4 3 (23.08%) HTML
4 3 (23.08%) jQuery
4 3 (23.08%) WCF
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (15.38%) Entity Framework
5 2 (15.38%) Node.js
5 2 (15.38%) REST
5 2 (15.38%) XML
6 1 (7.69%) Kafka
6 1 (7.69%) Mustache
6 1 (7.69%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (7.69%) RESTful
6 1 (7.69%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) MVC
3 3 (23.08%) ERP
3 3 (23.08%) OO
3 3 (23.08%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) BDD
4 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) ETL
4 2 (15.38%) ETL Development
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) SOA
4 2 (15.38%) SOLID
4 2 (15.38%) Web Application Development
5 1 (7.69%) Android Development
5 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Development
5 1 (7.69%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) C
3 1 (7.69%) VB
3 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.69%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Atlassian
2 1 (7.69%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) Xamarin