Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 14 August 2018 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#
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 26 31
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5 +2
Contract jobs citing C# 19 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 5.67% 5.64% 1.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.97% 13.77% 5.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 2
Watford median daily rate £433 £363 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.31% -11.04% +16.43%
10th Percentile £375 £288 £322
90th Percentile £550 £500 £499
Hertfordshire median daily rate £393 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +8.28% -3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - £40.00

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 Watford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 119 138 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 35.52% 40.95% 30.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 72 42
Watford median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £210 £263 £223
90th Percentile £551 £600 £549
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £411 £375
% change year-on-year -2.74% +9.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Watford median hourly rate £17.50 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.25% - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.64 £31.50 £47.25
% change year-on-year -40.84% -33.33% +45.38%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for C# in Watford

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Watford

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Watford over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Watford

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, 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 Watford region with a requirement for C#.

1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) .NET
3 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 8 (42.11%) SharePoint
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) REST
4 7 (36.84%) Workflow
4 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
4 7 (36.84%) CSS
5 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
5 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
5 6 (31.58%) CAML
5 6 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (31.58%) Test Automation
5 6 (31.58%) jQuery
5 6 (31.58%) TDD
5 6 (31.58%) Office 365
5 6 (31.58%) Nintex
5 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio Code
5 6 (31.58%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (31.58%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (26.32%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 5 (26.32%) Talend
6 5 (26.32%) Subversion
6 5 (26.32%) JIRA
6 5 (26.32%) Data Migration
6 5 (26.32%) Reference Data
6 5 (26.32%) Data Mapping
6 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 8 (42.11%) SharePoint
2 6 (31.58%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
1 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio Code
2 5 (26.32%) JIRA
2 5 (26.32%) Subversion
3 1 (5.26%) Selenium
General
1 4 (21.05%) Law
2 3 (15.79%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Data Migration Developer
3 5 (26.32%) ETL Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Oracle ETL Developer
3 5 (26.32%) PostgreSQL Developer
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Developer
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Developer
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.53%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
2 7 (36.84%) CSS
2 7 (36.84%) REST
3 6 (31.58%) CAML
3 6 (31.58%) jQuery
4 5 (26.32%) XML
5 3 (15.79%) HTML
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.26%) SOAP
6 1 (5.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (26.32%) Reference Data
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Workflow
3 6 (31.58%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (31.58%) TDD
3 6 (31.58%) Test Automation
4 5 (26.32%) BDD
4 5 (26.32%) Data Mapping
4 5 (26.32%) Data Migration
4 5 (26.32%) ETL
4 5 (26.32%) Migration
4 5 (26.32%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL
6 1 (5.26%) Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.26%) CRM
6 1 (5.26%) Data Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) ERP
6 1 (5.26%) MVC
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
4 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
1 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Nintex
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) Talend
3 4 (21.05%) Sony
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft