The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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#
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 13 11
Rank change year-on-year +6 -2  
Contract jobs citing C# 17 27 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 14.41% 10.47% 10.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.64% 31.40% 31.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 19
Median daily rate £420 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £323 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £515 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +2.85% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.25 - -
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 Suffolk with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Suffolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 44 86 73
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 37.29% 33.33% 33.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 51 51
Median daily rate £400 £445 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.11% +7.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Median hourly rate £43.25 - £19.00
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 Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Suffolk

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Suffolk over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Suffolk

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Suffolk

C#
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Bury St Edmunds +2 7 £420 -6.66% 2
Ipswich +4 3 £450 -10.00% 14
Haverhill - 1 £425 -
C#
East of England

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 Suffolk region with a requirement for C#.

1 29 (78.38%) .NET
2 20 (54.05%) SQL
3 19 (51.35%) MVC
4 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
5 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
6 11 (29.73%) HTML
6 11 (29.73%) TDD
6 11 (29.73%) jQuery
7 10 (27.03%) WPF
7 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
8 9 (24.32%) WCF
8 9 (24.32%) AngularJS
9 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET
9 8 (21.62%) CRM
9 8 (21.62%) Scrum
10 7 (18.92%) Finance
10 7 (18.92%) Dynamics CRM
10 7 (18.92%) .NET Framework
11 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (16.22%) Data Strategy
11 6 (16.22%) Data Protection
11 6 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (16.22%) Test Automation
11 6 (16.22%) Entity Framework
11 6 (16.22%) CSS
11 6 (16.22%) Web Services
12 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (13.51%) NHibernate

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.41%) IIS
Business Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.11%) Office 365
3 2 (5.41%) SaaS
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.41%) MySQL
5 1 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.70%) GIS
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.41%) GoogleTest
3 2 (5.41%) JIRA
3 2 (5.41%) MSTest
3 2 (5.41%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (2.70%) Moq
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Billing
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (83.78%) Developer
2 15 (40.54%) C# Developer
3 12 (32.43%) .NET Developer
4 7 (18.92%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Angular Developer
5 6 (16.22%) CRM Developer
6 5 (13.51%) C# Web Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Web Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Software Developer
7 4 (10.81%) UI Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Web UI Developer
8 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Software Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) SQL Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Windows Engineer
9 2 (5.41%) .NET Software Engineer
9 2 (5.41%) Applications Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (78.38%) .NET
2 11 (29.73%) HTML
2 11 (29.73%) jQuery
3 10 (27.03%) WPF
4 9 (24.32%) AngularJS
4 9 (24.32%) WCF
5 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET
5 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (18.92%) .NET Framework
7 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (16.22%) CSS
7 6 (16.22%) Entity Framework
7 6 (16.22%) Web Services
8 5 (13.51%) Angular 2
8 5 (13.51%) NHibernate
9 4 (10.81%) Kendo UI
10 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (8.11%) CSS3
10 3 (8.11%) HTML5
10 3 (8.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.11%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (5.41%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) MVC
2 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (29.73%) TDD
4 8 (21.62%) CRM
4 8 (21.62%) Scrum
5 6 (16.22%) Data Protection
5 6 (16.22%) Data Strategy
5 6 (16.22%) Test Automation
6 5 (13.51%) DevOps
7 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (10.81%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (10.81%) Release Management
7 4 (10.81%) Test Strategy
7 4 (10.81%) Unit Testing
8 3 (8.11%) MVVM
8 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.41%) Regression Testing
9 2 (5.41%) Software Architecture
9 2 (5.41%) Test Scripting
9 2 (5.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (54.05%) SQL
2 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.81%) T-SQL
4 3 (8.11%) Python
5 2 (5.41%) C++
5 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.70%) VB
6 1 (2.70%) VB6
6 1 (2.70%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) ISEB
1 2 (5.41%) ISTQB
1 2 (5.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) MCP
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Telerik
3 2 (5.41%) Google
3 2 (5.41%) IBM