Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 26 39
Rank change year-on-year +14 +13 -17
Contract jobs citing C# 35 26 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 9.38% 6.12% 1.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.25% 12.75% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 67 1
Watford median daily rate £550 £350 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.14% -30.00% +28.21%
Hertfordshire median daily rate £414 £363 £400
% change year-on-year +14.14% -9.38% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Watford median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £35.00 - £42.06

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 112 204 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 30.03% 48.00% 39.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 98 49
Watford median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £213 £309 £298
90th Percentile £550 £608 £538
Hertfordshire median daily rate £420 £413 £390
% change year-on-year +1.82% +5.77% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Watford median hourly rate £19.50 £28.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.17% - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £24.50 £48.63
% change year-on-year +83.67% -49.61% +38.93%

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 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Watford

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Watford

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 22 (62.86%) SQL
1 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (51.43%) XML
3 17 (48.57%) .NET
3 17 (48.57%) Migration
4 16 (45.71%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (45.71%) Oracle
4 16 (45.71%) SQL Server
4 16 (45.71%) PL/SQL
4 16 (45.71%) TDD
4 16 (45.71%) Subversion
4 16 (45.71%) Data Migration
4 16 (45.71%) Reference Data
4 16 (45.71%) Data Mapping
4 16 (45.71%) Security Cleared
4 16 (45.71%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 15 (42.86%) Talend
5 15 (42.86%) SC Cleared
5 15 (42.86%) Test Automation
5 15 (42.86%) BDD
5 15 (42.86%) JIRA
5 15 (42.86%) ETL
6 13 (37.14%) ASP.NET
6 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
7 12 (34.29%) CSS
7 12 (34.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (31.43%) jQuery
8 11 (31.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (31.43%) T-SQL
8 11 (31.43%) Visual Studio

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 10 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 9 (25.71%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.71%) Office 365
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.71%) Azure Data Factory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (45.71%) PostgreSQL
1 16 (45.71%) SQL Server
2 12 (34.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (31.43%) SQL Server 2016
3 11 (31.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.71%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (5.71%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 16 (45.71%) Subversion
2 15 (42.86%) JIRA
3 11 (31.43%) Visual Studio
4 9 (25.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (25.71%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 8 (22.86%) Law
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (45.71%) Data Migration Developer
3 15 (42.86%) ETL Developer
3 15 (42.86%) Oracle Developer
3 15 (42.86%) Oracle ETL Developer
3 15 (42.86%) PostgreSQL Developer
3 15 (42.86%) SQL Developer
3 15 (42.86%) SQL Server Developer
4 10 (28.57%) SharePoint Developer
5 8 (22.86%) .NET Developer
6 4 (11.43%) C# Developer
7 3 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.71%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Azure Developer
8 2 (5.71%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Angular Developer
9 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (51.43%) XML
2 17 (48.57%) .NET
3 13 (37.14%) ASP.NET
4 12 (34.29%) CSS
5 11 (31.43%) jQuery
6 10 (28.57%) JSON
6 10 (28.57%) REST
7 9 (25.71%) CAML
8 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (11.43%) HTML
9 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
10 2 (5.71%) Ajax
10 2 (5.71%) LINQ
10 2 (5.71%) RequireJS
11 1 (2.86%) Node.js
11 1 (2.86%) Redux
11 1 (2.86%) SOAP
11 1 (2.86%) WCF
11 1 (2.86%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) Reference Data
2 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (48.57%) Migration
3 16 (45.71%) Data Mapping
3 16 (45.71%) Data Migration
3 16 (45.71%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 16 (45.71%) TDD
4 15 (42.86%) BDD
4 15 (42.86%) ETL
4 15 (42.86%) Test Automation
5 9 (25.71%) Workflow
6 5 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (11.43%) MVC
8 2 (5.71%) API Development
8 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.71%) ITIL
8 2 (5.71%) SDLC
9 1 (2.86%) Asynchronous Programming
9 1 (2.86%) Front End Development
9 1 (2.86%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) SQL
2 16 (45.71%) PL/SQL
3 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
4 11 (31.43%) T-SQL
5 9 (25.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (45.71%) Security Cleared
2 15 (42.86%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) Oracle
2 15 (42.86%) Talend
3 9 (25.71%) Nintex
4 8 (22.86%) Sony
5 4 (11.43%) Microsoft