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 3 months to 24 April 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 / Surrey
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 21 15
Rank change year-on-year -1 -6  
Contract jobs citing C# 93 97 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 7.15% 7.14% 7.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.40% 17.51% 19.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 71 76
Median daily rate £375 £415 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.63% +18.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £340 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £47.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -21.53%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +9.21% +2.70%  

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 Surrey with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 567 554 520
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 43.62% 40.77% 36.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 386 326
Median daily rate £400 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +17.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £330 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 35 16
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.20 £21.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.90 £47.50 £51.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year +11.84% +7.04%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Surrey

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Surrey over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Surrey

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor 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 3 months to 24 April 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
Reigate -1 21 £425 +32.81% 1
Leatherhead +18 15 £363 -23.68% 7
Woking +10 13 £375 -9.63% 11
Camberley +8 4 £473 -12.09%
Guildford +8 3 £538 - 15
Epsom -2 2 £345 -13.75% 1
Farnham - 1 - - 1
C#
South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Surrey region with a requirement for C#.

1 121 (69.94%) .NET
2 106 (61.27%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (46.24%) TDD
4 62 (35.84%) JavaScript
5 59 (34.10%) CSS
6 55 (31.79%) SQL Server
7 51 (29.48%) AngularJS
8 49 (28.32%) SQL
9 48 (27.75%) ASP.NET Web API
10 47 (27.17%) MVC
11 46 (26.59%) HTML
12 41 (23.70%) ASP.NET
12 41 (23.70%) Microsoft
13 40 (23.12%) Git (software)
13 40 (23.12%) BDD
14 38 (21.97%) Finance
15 37 (21.39%) Team Foundation Server
16 36 (20.81%) Continuous Integration
17 35 (20.23%) REST
18 33 (19.08%) Web Services
19 32 (18.50%) Greenfield Project
20 30 (17.34%) SOA
20 30 (17.34%) E-Commerce
21 28 (16.18%) jQuery
21 28 (16.18%) PowerShell
21 28 (16.18%) MVVM
22 27 (15.61%) .NET Framework
23 26 (15.03%) Octopus Deploy
24 25 (14.45%) Visual Studio
25 24 (13.87%) T-SQL

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 (6.36%) IIS
2 9 (5.20%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (4.62%) NServiceBus
4 5 (2.89%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.31%) CMS
5 4 (2.31%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (2.31%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.73%) Drupal
6 3 (1.73%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.73%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.58%) Kentico
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.58%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (2.31%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.58%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (6.36%) SaaS
3 8 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.31%) Office 365
5 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.31%) Internet
2 3 (1.73%) 2G
2 3 (1.73%) 3G
2 3 (1.73%) DHCP
2 3 (1.73%) DNS
3 2 (1.16%) LTE
3 2 (1.16%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (1.16%) SNMP
3 2 (1.16%) Telnet
4 1 (0.58%) 4G
4 1 (0.58%) 5G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (31.79%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.62%) Azure SQL Database
3 5 (2.89%) MongoDB
3 5 (2.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.73%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.73%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.58%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.58%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.58%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.58%) MySQL
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 40 (23.12%) Git (software)
2 37 (21.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (15.03%) Octopus Deploy
4 25 (14.45%) Visual Studio
5 23 (13.29%) Selenium
6 15 (8.67%) Grunt
7 14 (8.09%) TeamCity
7 14 (8.09%) WebDriver
8 12 (6.94%) Bower
8 12 (6.94%) SpecFlow
9 10 (5.78%) NUnit
10 9 (5.20%) MSTest
11 8 (4.62%) JSUnit
11 8 (4.62%) NuGet
11 8 (4.62%) Subversion
12 6 (3.47%) Gatling
12 6 (3.47%) GoCD
12 6 (3.47%) MSBuild
13 4 (2.31%) Protractor
14 3 (1.73%) webpack
General
1 38 (21.97%) Finance
2 11 (6.36%) Banking
3 9 (5.20%) Publishing
4 6 (3.47%) Advertising
5 4 (2.31%) Legal
6 2 (1.16%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.16%) Marketing
7 1 (0.58%) Automotive
7 1 (0.58%) Front Office
7 1 (0.58%) Local Government
7 1 (0.58%) Military
7 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 117 (67.63%) Developer
2 72 (41.62%) .NET Developer
3 55 (31.79%) C# Developer
4 37 (21.39%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (12.14%) Analyst
6 18 (10.40%) Test Analyst
7 17 (9.83%) Senior Developer
8 16 (9.25%) Full Stack Developer
9 15 (8.67%) Angular Developer
10 14 (8.09%) Automation Test Analyst
10 14 (8.09%) Senior .NET Developer
11 11 (6.36%) Senior C# Developer
12 10 (5.78%) ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (5.78%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 9 (5.20%) WPF Developer
14 8 (4.62%) Tester
15 7 (4.05%) Agile .NET Developer
15 7 (4.05%) Agile C# Developer
15 7 (4.05%) Test Engineer
15 7 (4.05%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (69.94%) .NET
2 59 (34.10%) CSS
3 51 (29.48%) AngularJS
4 48 (27.75%) ASP.NET Web API
5 46 (26.59%) HTML
6 41 (23.70%) ASP.NET
7 35 (20.23%) REST
8 33 (19.08%) Web Services
9 28 (16.18%) jQuery
10 27 (15.61%) .NET Framework
11 23 (13.29%) RESTful
12 22 (12.72%) XML
13 20 (11.56%) ASP.NET MVC
14 19 (10.98%) Entity Framework
14 19 (10.98%) LESS
14 19 (10.98%) React
15 17 (9.83%) SOAP
16 16 (9.25%) WCF
17 15 (8.67%) HTML5
17 15 (8.67%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 32 (18.50%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (5.78%) User Experience
3 9 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.31%) Clustering
5 3 (1.73%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.16%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.58%) EPoS
7 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.58%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.56%) Windows
2 11 (6.36%) Windows Server
3 5 (2.89%) Unix
4 4 (2.31%) Linux
5 3 (1.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (61.27%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (46.24%) TDD
3 47 (27.17%) MVC
4 40 (23.12%) BDD
5 36 (20.81%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (17.34%) E-Commerce
6 30 (17.34%) SOA
7 28 (16.18%) MVVM
8 23 (13.29%) Test Strategy
9 22 (12.72%) Scrum
10 21 (12.14%) Kanban
11 19 (10.98%) Web Development
12 18 (10.40%) DevOps
13 17 (9.83%) SOLID
14 15 (8.67%) Non-Functional Testing
14 15 (8.67%) Unit Testing
15 14 (8.09%) Test Automation
16 13 (7.51%) SDLC
17 11 (6.36%) OO
18 10 (5.78%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 62 (35.84%) JavaScript
2 49 (28.32%) SQL
3 28 (16.18%) PowerShell
4 24 (13.87%) T-SQL
5 9 (5.20%) Java
6 8 (4.62%) VB.NET
7 5 (2.89%) Python
8 4 (2.31%) C++
9 2 (1.16%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.16%) Bourne shell
9 2 (1.16%) Perl
9 2 (1.16%) VB
10 1 (0.58%) PHP
10 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (4.05%) Degree
1 7 (4.05%) ISTQB
2 5 (2.89%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (2.31%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.73%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.05%) QA
2 2 (1.16%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.58%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (1.73%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.58%) Docker
3 1 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.58%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (4.05%) Puppet
2 5 (2.89%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.73%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 41 (23.70%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.94%) Oracle
3 6 (3.47%) AppDynamics
4 5 (2.89%) ServiceNow
5 4 (2.31%) HP
5 4 (2.31%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.73%) VMware
7 2 (1.16%) Ericsson
7 2 (1.16%) Greenplum
7 2 (1.16%) Huawei
7 2 (1.16%) Nokia Networks
7 2 (1.16%) Nortel
7 2 (1.16%) Samsung
8 1 (0.58%) Google
Sutton, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Eames Consulting
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
TRG
Rate: 35000-45000 Per Annum (3 year contract)
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum (3 year contract)
Posted: 6 days ago