Period
to 1 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 1 June 2020 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 > Surrey
6 months to
1 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 17 14 23
Rank change year-on-year -3 +9 -4
Contract jobs citing C# 77 227 236
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Surrey 7.95% 9.17% 7.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.14% 22.39% 17.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 220 189
Median daily rate £400 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% +15.15% +10.00%
10th Percentile £200 £350 £307
90th Percentile £488 £563 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £33.75 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -32.50% -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £49.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year -29.29% +22.22% -5.81%

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 Surrey with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 319 1,014 1,356
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 32.95% 40.95% 44.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 735 948
Median daily rate £450 £473 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -0.53% +11.76%
10th Percentile £257 £338 £325
90th Percentile £575 £600 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 24 25
Median hourly rate £49.00 £50.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.00% +11.11% +6.51%
10th Percentile £35.00 £25.11 £38.75
90th Percentile £65.25 £52.50 £53.25
Median hourly rate £42.50 £46.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -8.60% +9.41% -

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing C# as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Surrey

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing C# in Surrey.

Daily rate trend for C# in Surrey

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing C# in Surrey over the 6 months to 1 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for C# in Surrey

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing C# in Surrey.

Hourly rate trend for C# in Surrey

C#
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 1 June 2020. 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
Guildford +9 15 £400 -5.88% 16
Reigate +3 12 £450 -12.20% 1
Chertsey +5 8 £200 -42.86% 1
Farnham 0 7 £375 -6.25% 4
Staines +13 3 £238 -50.00%
Epsom - 3 £438 - 1
Leatherhead -1 2 £419 -1.47% 2
Camberley +17 1 - - 3
Sunbury-on-Thames +15 1 - - 1
Egham -6 1 £500 -
Redhill - 1 - - 1
C#
South East

For the 6 months to 1 June 2020, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for C#.

1 54 (70.13%) .NET
2 50 (64.94%) SQL
3 37 (48.05%) JavaScript
4 36 (46.75%) Microsoft
5 34 (44.16%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (36.36%) Azure
7 23 (29.87%) MVC
7 23 (29.87%) SQL Server
8 20 (25.97%) CRM
8 20 (25.97%) Scrum
9 19 (24.68%) Finance
9 19 (24.68%) Test Automation
10 16 (20.78%) ASP.NET
10 16 (20.78%) HTML
10 16 (20.78%) Dynamics CRM
11 15 (19.48%) .NET Framework
12 14 (18.18%) Visual Studio
12 14 (18.18%) Dynamics 365
13 12 (15.58%) jQuery
13 12 (15.58%) HTML5
14 11 (14.29%) AngularJS
14 11 (14.29%) API Integration
14 11 (14.29%) LINQ
14 11 (14.29%) CMS
14 11 (14.29%) OO
15 10 (12.99%) Microsoft Office
15 10 (12.99%) SharePoint
15 10 (12.99%) ASP.NET Web API
15 10 (12.99%) SOLID
15 10 (12.99%) Entity Framework

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 11 (14.29%) CMS
2 10 (12.99%) SharePoint
3 9 (11.69%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.30%) IIS
4 1 (1.30%) Kentico
4 1 (1.30%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.30%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (12.99%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (20.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.30%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 28 (36.36%) Azure
2 14 (18.18%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (5.19%) Logic Apps
4 2 (2.60%) Serverless
5 1 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.30%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.30%) AWS
5 1 (1.30%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (1.30%) Azure Functions
5 1 (1.30%) PaaS
5 1 (1.30%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) RS-485
1 1 (1.30%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (29.87%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.19%) Azure SQL Database
2 4 (5.19%) Cosmos DB
2 4 (5.19%) Data Lake
3 3 (3.90%) Big Data
3 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.30%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.30%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 9 (11.69%) JIRA
3 7 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 6 (7.79%) Selenium
5 3 (3.90%) SpecFlow
6 2 (2.60%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.60%) SoapUI
6 2 (2.60%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 19 (24.68%) Finance
2 1 (1.30%) Back Office
2 1 (1.30%) Electronics
2 1 (1.30%) Law
2 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (72.73%) Developer
2 16 (20.78%) .NET Developer
2 16 (20.78%) C# Developer
3 14 (18.18%) Analyst
4 12 (15.58%) CRM Developer
4 12 (15.58%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 12 (15.58%) Support Analyst
5 9 (11.69%) Software Developer
6 8 (10.39%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (10.39%) Junior
7 6 (7.79%) Applications Support
7 6 (7.79%) Applications Support Analyst
7 6 (7.79%) Junior Analyst
7 6 (7.79%) Junior Support Analyst
8 5 (6.49%) Applications Support Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) Junior Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (6.49%) Technical Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) Technical Support
8 5 (6.49%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (70.13%) .NET
2 16 (20.78%) ASP.NET
2 16 (20.78%) HTML
3 15 (19.48%) .NET Framework
4 12 (15.58%) HTML5
4 12 (15.58%) jQuery
5 11 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 11 (14.29%) LINQ
6 10 (12.99%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (12.99%) Entity Framework
7 9 (11.69%) CSS
8 8 (10.39%) RESTful
9 6 (7.79%) Vue.js
9 6 (7.79%) Web Services
10 5 (6.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (6.49%) Node.js
11 4 (5.19%) CSS3
12 3 (3.90%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (3.90%) Ionic Framework
12 3 (3.90%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.79%) Data Structures
2 2 (2.60%) N-Tier
2 2 (2.60%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.30%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.30%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.30%) iPhone
3 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.30%) User Experience
3 1 (1.30%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (2.60%) Linux
3 1 (1.30%) Android
3 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.30%) CentOS
3 1 (1.30%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.30%) Unix
3 1 (1.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (44.16%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (29.87%) MVC
3 20 (25.97%) CRM
3 20 (25.97%) Scrum
4 19 (24.68%) Test Automation
5 11 (14.29%) API Integration
5 11 (14.29%) OO
6 10 (12.99%) SOLID
7 9 (11.69%) DevOps
7 9 (11.69%) OOP
8 7 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
8 7 (9.09%) TDD
8 7 (9.09%) Web Application Development
9 5 (6.49%) Analytics
9 5 (6.49%) E-Commerce
9 5 (6.49%) Software Engineering
9 5 (6.49%) Web Development
10 4 (5.19%) BDD
10 4 (5.19%) Data Integration
10 4 (5.19%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 50 (64.94%) SQL
2 37 (48.05%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.49%) Java
4 2 (2.60%) Python
5 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.30%) C
5 1 (1.30%) C++
5 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.30%) TypeScript
5 1 (1.30%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.30%) VBA
5 1 (1.30%) X++
Qualifications
1 7 (9.09%) Degree
2 3 (3.90%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.30%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) Docker
1 1 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (1.30%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 36 (46.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.19%) Databricks
3 2 (2.60%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.30%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle
4 1 (1.30%) Pegasus
4 1 (1.30%) Sage
4 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.30%) SAP