The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 23 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 / Middlesex
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 11 6
Rank change year-on-year -2 -5  
Contract jobs citing C# 3 16 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 3.37% 9.41% 12.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.54% 25.00% 38.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 10
Median daily rate £325 £360 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.72% +25.21%  
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 £38.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year +6.45% -0.64%  

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 Middlesex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 26 64 59
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 29.21% 37.65% 31.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 36 29
Median daily rate £385 £360 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.80% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £318 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £45.50 £36.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +24.44%  
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 Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex 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 Middlesex

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Middlesex

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 23 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for C#.

1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
1 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
3 5 (55.56%) Java
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 4 (44.44%) HTML5
5 3 (33.33%) Prototyping
5 3 (33.33%) XML
5 3 (33.33%) Unix
5 3 (33.33%) C
5 3 (33.33%) OOP
5 3 (33.33%) OO
5 3 (33.33%) IBM
5 3 (33.33%) MVC
5 3 (33.33%) WinForms
5 3 (33.33%) UniBasic
5 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 3 (33.33%) Redback
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (33.33%) JSON
5 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
6 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) AppScan
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Database Developer
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Database Developer
4 2 (22.22%) SSAS Developer
4 2 (22.22%) SSIS Developer
4 2 (22.22%) SSRS Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
1 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) HTML5
3 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) JSON
4 3 (33.33%) WinForms
4 3 (33.33%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (22.22%) REST
6 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (11.11%) J2EE
6 1 (11.11%) jQuery
6 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (11.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Android
3 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 1 (11.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
1 3 (33.33%) MVC
1 3 (33.33%) OO
1 3 (33.33%) OOP
1 3 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) SDLC
2 2 (22.22%) TDD
2 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Android Development
3 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
3 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
3 1 (11.11%) Social Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Threat Management
3 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
4 3 (33.33%) C
4 3 (33.33%) UniBasic
4 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 2 (22.22%) C++
6 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CEH
1 1 (11.11%) CISA
1 1 (11.11%) CISSP
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) OSCP
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
2 1 (11.11%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) IBM
1 3 (33.33%) Redback