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 28 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.

C#
South East / Middlesex
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 18 11
Rank change year-on-year +3 -7  
Contract jobs citing C# 6 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 4.72% 3.82% 7.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.14% 13.33% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 10
Median daily rate £350 £344 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.81% -1.78%  
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 Middlesex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 35 45 56
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 27.56% 28.66% 34.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 26 33
Median daily rate £350 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.67% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £330 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £425 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Median hourly rate - £44.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

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 28 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for C#.

1 8 (72.73%) Java
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) C
2 6 (54.55%) C++
3 5 (45.45%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
4 4 (36.36%) Python
4 4 (36.36%) Ada
4 4 (36.36%) HTTP
4 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 4 (36.36%) Perl
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
4 4 (36.36%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) Embedded Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Tcl
5 3 (27.27%) HTML5
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
6 2 (18.18%) WinForms
6 2 (18.18%) Redback
6 2 (18.18%) UniBasic
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
6 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
6 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
6 2 (18.18%) XML
6 2 (18.18%) Unix

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 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) HTTP
1 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (9.09%) Spatial Data
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) AppScan
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Database Developer
5 1 (9.09%) DBA
5 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SSAS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SSRS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) Web Services
3 3 (27.27%) HTML
3 3 (27.27%) HTML5
4 2 (18.18%) JSON
4 2 (18.18%) WinForms
4 2 (18.18%) XML
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (9.09%) J2EE
5 1 (9.09%) REST
5 1 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) Android
3 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 1 (9.09%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
3 2 (18.18%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) OOP
3 2 (18.18%) Prototyping
3 2 (18.18%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) Cryptography
4 1 (9.09%) Defect Management
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Security Testing
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Threat Management
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) C
2 6 (54.55%) C++
3 4 (36.36%) Ada
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) Perl
3 4 (36.36%) Python
3 4 (36.36%) Tcl
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 2 (18.18%) UniBasic
5 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CEH
1 1 (9.09%) CISA
1 1 (9.09%) CISSP
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) OSCP
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
1 1 (9.09%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Fortify
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) IBM
1 2 (18.18%) Redback