The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 9 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing C# 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 5.36% 3.23% 11.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.65% 11.11% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Median daily rate £350 £413 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% -12.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.75 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+5.80% +13.13%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Programming Languages Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
17 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 30.36% 29.03% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 7
Median daily rate £450 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedford region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

C#
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Bedford region with a requirement for C#.

1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (80.00%) Workflow
1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) API Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) NUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) OO

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint 2013
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) NUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Testing
2 1 (20.00%) API Testing
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
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