The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 9 11 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing C# 4 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 8.16% 10.81% 35.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 24.24% 60.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Average daily rate
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£362 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.68% +7.14%
C#
Bedfordshire

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
16 33 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 32.65% 44.59% 58.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 28 8
Average daily rate £340 £375 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +56.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £275 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £403 £301
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +4.47%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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#
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford 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 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (60.00%) MVC
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (30.00%) HTML
6 3 (30.00%) CSS
6 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (30.00%) jQuery
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (30.00%) LESS
6 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (20.00%) HTML5
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 1 (10.00%) Automotive
8 1 (10.00%) Advertising
8 1 (10.00%) Migration
8 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (10.00%) NUnit
8 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (10.00%) SOAP
8 1 (10.00%) Web Services
8 1 (10.00%) XML
8 1 (10.00%) Windows

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford 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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) NUnit
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (10.00%) Automotive
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Applications Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Application Developer
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (10.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (30.00%) LESS
4 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (30.00%) jQuery
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (30.00%) CSS
4 3 (30.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) HTML5
6 1 (10.00%) REST
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (10.00%) Sass
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (10.00%) SOAP
6 1 (10.00%) Web Services
6 1 (10.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Xamarin