The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 22 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 8 8 34
Rank change year-on-year
0 +26
Contract jobs citing C# 27 37 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 10.11% 11.35% 3.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 35.24% 19.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 26 9
Median daily rate £413 £370 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.48% -32.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £331 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.58%

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

Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
81 105 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 30.34% 32.21% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 60 40
Median daily rate £406 £370 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.79% -10.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £276 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £556 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 28 3
Median hourly rate - £46.50 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +72.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

C#
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -2 10 £475 +28.37% 4
Bedford -6 2 £313 -7.40% 2
C#
East of England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for C#.

1 37 (63.79%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (62.07%) .NET
3 26 (44.83%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (37.93%) SQL Server
4 22 (37.93%) TDD
5 18 (31.03%) E-Commerce
6 17 (29.31%) SharePoint
6 17 (29.31%) TeamCity
6 17 (29.31%) Test Automation
6 17 (29.31%) BDD
6 17 (29.31%) SpecFlow
7 16 (27.59%) Continuous Delivery
7 16 (27.59%) QA
8 15 (25.86%) Selenium
8 15 (25.86%) Feature Driven Development
8 15 (25.86%) Web Services
8 15 (25.86%) ATDD
9 14 (24.14%) Cucumber
9 14 (24.14%) SDET
9 14 (24.14%) ASP.NET
10 13 (22.41%) Python
10 13 (22.41%) Ruby
10 13 (22.41%) SoapUI
11 12 (20.69%) JBehave
11 12 (20.69%) JavaScript
12 11 (18.97%) Perl
12 11 (18.97%) JUnit
12 11 (18.97%) MVC
12 11 (18.97%) TestNG
12 11 (18.97%) ASP.NET MVC

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 17 (29.31%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.62%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.72%) CMS
4 1 (1.72%) IIS
4 1 (1.72%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.72%) GitHub
3 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) Intranet
1 1 (1.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (37.93%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.52%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (29.31%) SpecFlow
1 17 (29.31%) TeamCity
2 15 (25.86%) Selenium
3 14 (24.14%) Cucumber
4 13 (22.41%) SoapUI
5 12 (20.69%) JBehave
6 11 (18.97%) JIRA
6 11 (18.97%) JUnit
6 11 (18.97%) TestNG
7 10 (17.24%) WebDriver
8 9 (15.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (15.52%) Jenkins
9 7 (12.07%) Ant
9 7 (12.07%) Maven
10 6 (10.34%) Visual Studio
11 2 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (1.72%) Appium
12 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
12 1 (1.72%) NUnit
12 1 (1.72%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 5 (8.62%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (36.21%) Developer
2 14 (24.14%) C# Developer
2 14 (24.14%) Test Engineer
3 12 (20.69%) Test Automation Engineer
4 11 (18.97%) Architect
5 10 (17.24%) .NET Developer
6 9 (15.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (15.52%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (10.34%) Consultant
7 6 (10.34%) Full Stack Developer
7 6 (10.34%) Senior Test Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 5 (8.62%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) SharePoint Consultant
9 4 (6.90%) SQL Developer
10 3 (5.17%) Angular Developer
10 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Developer
10 3 (5.17%) Senior C# Developer
10 3 (5.17%) SharePoint Developer
10 3 (5.17%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (62.07%) .NET
2 15 (25.86%) Web Services
3 14 (24.14%) ASP.NET
4 11 (18.97%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (17.24%) AngularJS
6 8 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (13.79%) CSS
6 8 (13.79%) HTML
7 7 (12.07%) jQuery
8 6 (10.34%) Entity Framework
9 5 (8.62%) REST
10 4 (6.90%) .NET Framework
11 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 2 (3.45%) Gherkin
11 2 (3.45%) WinForms
11 2 (3.45%) XML
11 2 (3.45%) XSLT
12 1 (1.72%) HTML5
12 1 (1.72%) JSON
12 1 (1.72%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Linked Data
2 5 (8.62%) Blockchain
3 3 (5.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.17%) Android
1 3 (5.17%) Apple iOS
1 3 (5.17%) Windows
2 2 (3.45%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (63.79%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (44.83%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (37.93%) TDD
4 18 (31.03%) E-Commerce
5 17 (29.31%) BDD
5 17 (29.31%) Test Automation
6 16 (27.59%) Continuous Delivery
7 15 (25.86%) ATDD
7 15 (25.86%) Feature Driven Development
8 11 (18.97%) API Testing
8 11 (18.97%) MVC
9 10 (17.24%) Defect Management
9 10 (17.24%) SOA
9 10 (17.24%) TOGAF
10 9 (15.52%) Business Development
10 9 (15.52%) Document Composition
10 9 (15.52%) Enterprise Architecture
10 9 (15.52%) Presales
10 9 (15.52%) Supplier Management
11 8 (13.79%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.41%) Python
1 13 (22.41%) Ruby
2 12 (20.69%) JavaScript
3 11 (18.97%) Perl
4 10 (17.24%) Java
5 7 (12.07%) SQL
6 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (27.59%) QA
2 14 (24.14%) SDET
System Software
1 9 (15.52%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.45%) Nintex
2 2 (3.45%) Sitecore
2 2 (3.45%) Xamarin
Bedfordshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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