The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 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 25 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#
Kent / Maidstone
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 6 5
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1  
Contract jobs citing C# 9 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 28.13% 6.25% 38.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 60.00% 9.09% 46.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Median daily rate £340 £375 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.33% +9.09%  
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 Maidstone with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Maidstone
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 15 11 15
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 46.88% 68.75% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 8
Median daily rate £340 £375 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.33% +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £500 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.83 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Maidstone 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 Maidstone

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Maidstone

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Maidstone

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Maidstone

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 25 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 Maidstone region with a requirement for C#.

1 14 (93.33%) .NET
2 12 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 9 (60.00%) SQL
4 9 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 9 (60.00%) LINQ
5 8 (53.33%) Unit Testing
5 8 (53.33%) WCF
5 8 (53.33%) WPF
5 8 (53.33%) MVVM
5 8 (53.33%) Oracle
5 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
6 7 (46.67%) Web Services
6 7 (46.67%) MVC
6 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (46.67%) Multithreading
6 7 (46.67%) Multithreaded Programming
7 6 (40.00%) Entity Framework
7 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (40.00%) XML
8 5 (33.33%) Client/Server
8 5 (33.33%) ADO.NET
8 5 (33.33%) VB.NET
8 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
8 5 (33.33%) NUnit
8 5 (33.33%) WinForms
8 5 (33.33%) MSBuild
8 5 (33.33%) Caliburn.Micro
8 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (33.33%) Moq
2 5 (33.33%) MSBuild
2 5 (33.33%) NUnit
2 5 (33.33%) ReSharper
3 1 (6.67%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) .NET Developer
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 9 (60.00%) C# Developer
3 8 (53.33%) WPF Developer
4 5 (33.33%) WinForms Developer
5 3 (20.00%) C# WCF Developer
5 3 (20.00%) C# WPF Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Developer
5 3 (20.00%) WCF Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) Selenium Tester
7 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) .NET
2 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 9 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 9 (60.00%) LINQ
4 8 (53.33%) WCF
4 8 (53.33%) WPF
5 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (46.67%) Web Services
6 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (40.00%) Entity Framework
6 6 (40.00%) XML
7 5 (33.33%) ADO.NET
7 5 (33.33%) Caliburn.Micro
7 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
7 5 (33.33%) WinForms
8 4 (26.67%) JSON
8 4 (26.67%) LINQ to SQL
9 3 (20.00%) RESTful
10 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
10 2 (13.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 3 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (20.00%) Virtual Team
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) MVVM
1 8 (53.33%) Unit Testing
2 7 (46.67%) Multithreaded Programming
2 7 (46.67%) Multithreading
2 7 (46.67%) MVC
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (33.33%) Prototyping
5 4 (26.67%) Concurrent Programming
5 4 (26.67%) TDD
6 3 (20.00%) Data Management
6 3 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) Infragistics
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft