Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 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#
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 7 4
Rank change year-on-year -1 -3 +2
Contract jobs citing C# 36 57 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 11.29% 12.13% 18.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.64% 32.57% 44.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 42 68
Suffolk median daily rate £381 £336 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.38% -15.94% -
10th Percentile £246 £213 £313
90th Percentile £439 £475 £475
East of England median daily rate £363 £375 £369
% change year-on-year -3.33% +1.56% +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Suffolk median hourly rate - - -
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 Suffolk with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Suffolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 107 175 185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 33.54% 37.23% 40.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 113 135
Suffolk median daily rate £388 £400 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -0.62% +0.63%
10th Percentile £260 £288 £280
90th Percentile £501 £525 £500
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Suffolk median hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £8.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.43% +311.76% -77.33%
10th Percentile £26.25 £13.20 £7.75
90th Percentile £28.75 £42.50 £9.25
East of England median hourly rate £40.50 £40.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +8.00% +1.35%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 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
Ipswich +2 15 £388 +24.00% 2
Bury St Edmunds 0 9 £388 -5.49%
Stowmarket - 3 £225 -
C#
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for C#.

1 22 (61.11%) .NET
2 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
2 13 (36.11%) SQL
3 12 (33.33%) MVC
3 12 (33.33%) WPF
4 10 (27.78%) TDD
4 10 (27.78%) T-SQL
4 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
5 9 (25.00%) C++
5 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (25.00%) XAML
5 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 8 (22.22%) HTML
6 8 (22.22%) Web Services
6 8 (22.22%) jQuery
6 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (22.22%) MVVM
7 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (19.44%) WCF
7 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (19.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (16.67%) Visual Studio
8 6 (16.67%) CSS
8 6 (16.67%) Windows
8 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (16.67%) .NET Framework
9 5 (13.89%) Entity Framework

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 4 (11.11%) CMS
2 2 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.78%) IIS
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) IaaS
2 1 (2.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (19.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (8.33%) Power BI
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.78%) MySQL
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.78%) Selenium
4 1 (2.78%) Subversion
4 1 (2.78%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (86.11%) Developer
2 15 (41.67%) C# Developer
3 10 (27.78%) Software Developer
4 8 (22.22%) C# Software Developer
5 7 (19.44%) .NET Developer
6 6 (16.67%) C++ Developer
6 6 (16.67%) C++/C# Developer
7 5 (13.89%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (13.89%) C++ Software Developer
8 4 (11.11%) Applications Developer
8 4 (11.11%) WPF Developer
9 3 (8.33%) Android Developer
9 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (8.33%) C# WPF Developer
9 3 (8.33%) iOS Android Developer
9 3 (8.33%) iOS Developer
9 3 (8.33%) Silverlight Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (61.11%) .NET
2 12 (33.33%) WPF
3 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 8 (22.22%) HTML
4 8 (22.22%) jQuery
4 8 (22.22%) Web Services
5 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (19.44%) WCF
6 6 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 6 (16.67%) CSS
7 5 (13.89%) Entity Framework
8 4 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (11.11%) Silverlight
9 3 (8.33%) Ajax
9 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 3 (8.33%) LINQ
9 3 (8.33%) RESTful
10 2 (5.56%) HTML5
10 2 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (11.11%) Mobile App
1 4 (11.11%) N-Tier
2 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Android
2 4 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) MVC
2 10 (27.78%) TDD
3 8 (22.22%) MVVM
4 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (11.11%) Android Development
6 4 (11.11%) Data Protection
6 4 (11.11%) iOS Development
6 4 (11.11%) Mobile Development
6 4 (11.11%) Scrum
7 3 (8.33%) Analytics
7 3 (8.33%) CRM
7 3 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 3 (8.33%) Data Strategy
7 3 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 3 (8.33%) Visualisation
7 3 (8.33%) Web Development
7 3 (8.33%) Workflow
8 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) SQL
2 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
2 10 (27.78%) T-SQL
3 9 (25.00%) C++
3 9 (25.00%) XAML
4 4 (11.11%) Java
4 4 (11.11%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.78%) PHP
5 1 (2.78%) VB
5 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.78%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
1 2 (5.56%) MCP
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.78%) MCSD
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) Xamarin