The first table below looks at the demand for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Basingstoke region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 17 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Contract jobs citing C# 14 90 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 7.29% 35.57% 18.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.72% 56.96% 42.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 60 22
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£368 £323 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.95% +0.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £245 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £403 £457
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
71 158 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 36.98% 62.45% 43.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 92 54
Average daily rate £425 £400 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £451 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 7
Average hourly rate £36.25 £23.13 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.75% -36.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C#.

1 26 (89.66%) .NET
2 23 (79.31%) MVC
3 22 (75.86%) ASP.NET
4 20 (68.97%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (65.52%) SQL Server
6 16 (55.17%) jQuery
7 15 (51.72%) SQL
8 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
9 13 (44.83%) Windows
10 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
11 11 (37.93%) WCF
11 11 (37.93%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (34.48%) CSS
12 10 (34.48%) XML
13 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 7 (24.14%) SaaS
14 7 (24.14%) Oracle
15 6 (20.69%) XSLT
15 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (20.69%) HTML
15 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (20.69%) TDD
15 6 (20.69%) OO
15 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
16 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
16 5 (17.24%) Pair Programming
16 5 (17.24%) Inversion of Control
16 5 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
16 5 (17.24%) Kanban

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C#. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.34%) CMS
1 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.45%) MS Project Server
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) InfoPath
2 1 (3.45%) MS Project
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) SaaS
2 4 (13.79%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) LTE
1 1 (3.45%) GSM
1 1 (3.45%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (65.52%) SQL Server
2 11 (37.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (17.24%) MySQL
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.45%) OLAP
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.45%) NUnit
2 1 (3.45%) Moq
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.45%) Automotive
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (82.76%) Developer
2 10 (34.48%) .NET Developer
2 10 (34.48%) C# Developer
3 8 (27.59%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Agile C# Developer
4 4 (13.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.45%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Delphi Developer
6 1 (3.45%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (89.66%) .NET
2 22 (75.86%) ASP.NET
3 20 (68.97%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (55.17%) jQuery
5 11 (37.93%) WCF
6 10 (34.48%) CSS
6 10 (34.48%) XML
7 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 6 (20.69%) XSLT
8 6 (20.69%) HTML
8 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
9 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
9 5 (17.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (10.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 3 (10.34%) Web Services
12 2 (6.90%) WinForms
12 2 (6.90%) LINQ
13 1 (3.45%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (13.79%) Xbox
2 4 (13.79%) Blog
3 2 (6.90%) E-Learning
3 2 (6.90%) SCORM
4 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) MVC
2 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.69%) TDD
2 6 (20.69%) OO
3 5 (17.24%) Pair Programming
3 5 (17.24%) Kanban
3 5 (17.24%) BDD
3 5 (17.24%) Scrum
4 4 (13.79%) CRM
4 4 (13.79%) Test-First Development
4 4 (13.79%) Web Development
5 2 (6.90%) OOP
5 2 (6.90%) Workflow
5 2 (6.90%) DSDM
5 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.90%) System Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.45%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) SQL
2 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.24%) VB.NET
4 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.45%) Python
5 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.45%) C
5 1 (3.45%) C++
5 1 (3.45%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 7 (24.14%) Oracle
3 5 (17.24%) Twitter
4 3 (10.34%) Ektron
Basingstoke, Hampshire
X4 Group
Rate: £275 - 300 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago