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 28 June 2016 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 21 25 20
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing C# 16 17 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.00% 4.99% 6.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.81% 25.37% 25.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 24
Median daily rate £588 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.28 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.51% +12.21%
C#
East of England

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
62 67 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 19.38% 19.65% 25.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 49 73
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 10
Median hourly rate £46.07 £51.30 £26.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.19% +96.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 28 June 2016.

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 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -3 7 £594 +43.93% 10
Bedford +1 2 £300 -20.00% 6
C#
East of England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 43 (82.69%) .NET
2 30 (57.69%) SOA
3 29 (55.77%) Microsoft
4 28 (53.85%) Software Engineering
5 26 (50.00%) SOAP
6 25 (48.08%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (48.08%) REST
7 24 (46.15%) Microservices
8 20 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (38.46%) Reverse Engineering
9 19 (36.54%) ASP.NET Web API
10 15 (28.85%) SQL
11 14 (26.92%) Low Latency
12 13 (25.00%) E-Commerce
12 13 (25.00%) Middleware
12 13 (25.00%) TDD
13 12 (23.08%) Hybrid Cloud
13 12 (23.08%) User Stories
14 11 (21.15%) Red Hat
14 11 (21.15%) MS Excel
15 10 (19.23%) Data Modelling
15 10 (19.23%) JIRA
15 10 (19.23%) WCF
15 10 (19.23%) Confluence
16 9 (17.31%) Team Foundation Server
16 9 (17.31%) JBoss
16 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET
17 8 (15.38%) Unit Testing
18 7 (13.46%) AOP
18 7 (13.46%) SQL Server

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 10 (19.23%) Confluence
2 9 (17.31%) JBoss
3 3 (5.77%) CMS
3 3 (5.77%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.85%) Mule
4 2 (3.85%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.92%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.92%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (21.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (19.23%) JIRA
2 9 (17.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (11.54%) TeamCity
4 4 (7.69%) NUnit
5 3 (5.77%) SpecFlow
6 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.85%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.92%) ProC
7 1 (1.92%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (1.92%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (1.92%) Selenium
7 1 (1.92%) Toad
General
1 2 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (59.62%) Developer
2 18 (34.62%) Architect
2 18 (34.62%) Senior Developer
3 13 (25.00%) Technical Architect
4 10 (19.23%) .NET Developer
5 9 (17.31%) Designer
6 8 (15.38%) Senior Designer
7 6 (11.54%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (9.62%) .NET Designer
8 5 (9.62%) C# Developer
9 4 (7.69%) Integration Architect
9 4 (7.69%) Lead Developer
9 4 (7.69%) Sitecore Developer
9 4 (7.69%) SOA Designer
9 4 (7.69%) SOA Developer
9 4 (7.69%) Software Engineer
10 3 (5.77%) Cloud Developer
10 3 (5.77%) Integration Developer
10 3 (5.77%) Messaging Developer
10 3 (5.77%) Middleware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (82.69%) .NET
2 26 (50.00%) SOAP
3 25 (48.08%) REST
4 19 (36.54%) ASP.NET Web API
5 13 (25.00%) Middleware
6 10 (19.23%) WCF
7 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET
8 5 (9.62%) .NET Framework
8 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (7.69%) RESTful
9 4 (7.69%) WPF
10 3 (5.77%) CSS
10 3 (5.77%) HTML
11 2 (3.85%) ActiveMQ
11 2 (3.85%) MSMQ
11 2 (3.85%) Web Services
12 1 (1.92%) Apache Camel
12 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (23.08%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.92%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.69%) Linux
2 3 (5.77%) Windows
3 1 (1.92%) AIX
3 1 (1.92%) Android
3 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (57.69%) SOA
2 28 (53.85%) Software Engineering
3 25 (48.08%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (46.15%) Microservices
5 20 (38.46%) Reverse Engineering
6 14 (26.92%) Low Latency
7 13 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 13 (25.00%) TDD
8 12 (23.08%) User Stories
9 10 (19.23%) Data Modelling
10 8 (15.38%) Unit Testing
11 7 (13.46%) AOP
12 6 (11.54%) BDD
12 6 (11.54%) Data Transformation
12 6 (11.54%) MVC
12 6 (11.54%) Scrum
12 6 (11.54%) SOLID
13 5 (9.62%) Software Architecture
14 4 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
14 4 (7.69%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.85%) SQL
2 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.85%) Java
3 2 (3.85%) PHP
3 2 (3.85%) Ruby
3 2 (3.85%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.92%) AWK
4 1 (1.92%) C
4 1 (1.92%) C++
4 1 (1.92%) COBOL
4 1 (1.92%) Korn
4 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.92%) Python
4 1 (1.92%) sed
4 1 (1.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Degree
1 2 (3.85%) HND
1 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 29 (55.77%) Microsoft
2 11 (21.15%) Red Hat
3 6 (11.54%) Atlassian
4 4 (7.69%) Sitecore
5 3 (5.77%) Oracle
6 2 (3.85%) IBM
7 1 (1.92%) Apigee
7 1 (1.92%) Mashery
7 1 (1.92%) Remedy
7 1 (1.92%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.92%) WSO2
7 1 (1.92%) Xamarin
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