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 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 14 11 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Contract jobs citing C# 23 31 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.39% 9.69% 5.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.87% 33.70% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 16
Median daily rate £475 £370 £613
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.37% -39.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £321 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £589 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £50.39 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £39.13 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.07% +14.23%

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
77 92 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 28.10% 28.75% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 53 58
Median daily rate £425 £370 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -1.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £284 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £588 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 16 2
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.39 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.73% +93.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 25 February 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 25 February 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 12 £475 +28.37% 6
Bedford -2 2 £350 -15.15% 4
C#
East of England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for C#.

1 35 (64.81%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (61.11%) .NET
3 23 (42.59%) TDD
4 20 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (31.48%) TeamCity
5 17 (31.48%) Test Automation
6 16 (29.63%) BDD
6 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
6 16 (29.63%) E-Commerce
6 16 (29.63%) Continuous Delivery
7 15 (27.78%) ATDD
7 15 (27.78%) SpecFlow
7 15 (27.78%) Feature Driven Development
7 15 (27.78%) QA
8 14 (25.93%) SharePoint
8 14 (25.93%) SDET
9 11 (20.37%) Python
9 11 (20.37%) ASP.NET
9 11 (20.37%) Ruby
10 10 (18.52%) Selenium
10 10 (18.52%) Web Services
10 10 (18.52%) JavaScript
10 10 (18.52%) MVC
10 10 (18.52%) Cucumber
10 10 (18.52%) API Testing
11 9 (16.67%) SoapUI
11 9 (16.67%) Scrum
11 9 (16.67%) Perl
11 9 (16.67%) SQL
11 9 (16.67%) JUnit

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 14 (25.93%) SharePoint
2 6 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.70%) CMS
3 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.70%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.85%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.85%) GitHub
3 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) Intranet
1 1 (1.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.26%) Blockchain
2 5 (9.26%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (31.48%) TeamCity
2 15 (27.78%) SpecFlow
3 10 (18.52%) Cucumber
3 10 (18.52%) Selenium
4 9 (16.67%) JIRA
4 9 (16.67%) JUnit
4 9 (16.67%) SoapUI
4 9 (16.67%) TestNG
5 7 (12.96%) JBehave
6 6 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (11.11%) Jenkins
6 6 (11.11%) Visual Studio
6 6 (11.11%) WebDriver
7 4 (7.41%) Ant
7 4 (7.41%) Maven
8 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.85%) Appium
9 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
9 1 (1.85%) NUnit
9 1 (1.85%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 5 (9.26%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (35.19%) Developer
2 14 (25.93%) Test Engineer
3 12 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 12 (22.22%) Test Automation Engineer
4 10 (18.52%) Architect
5 9 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 9 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (12.96%) Consultant
7 6 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
7 6 (11.11%) Senior Test Engineer
7 6 (11.11%) SharePoint Consultant
7 6 (11.11%) SQL Developer
8 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 5 (9.26%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 5 (9.26%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Developer
9 3 (5.56%) SharePoint Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Software Test Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (61.11%) .NET
2 11 (20.37%) ASP.NET
3 10 (18.52%) Web Services
4 8 (14.81%) AngularJS
4 8 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (12.96%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (11.11%) CSS
6 6 (11.11%) HTML
6 6 (11.11%) jQuery
6 6 (11.11%) REST
7 5 (9.26%) .NET Framework
7 5 (9.26%) Entity Framework
8 2 (3.70%) Gherkin
8 2 (3.70%) WinForms
8 2 (3.70%) XML
8 2 (3.70%) XSLT
9 1 (1.85%) JSON
9 1 (1.85%) LINQ
9 1 (1.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Linked Data
2 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.85%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.26%) Windows
2 3 (5.56%) Android
2 3 (5.56%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.56%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (64.81%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (42.59%) TDD
3 20 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (31.48%) Test Automation
5 16 (29.63%) BDD
5 16 (29.63%) Continuous Delivery
5 16 (29.63%) E-Commerce
6 15 (27.78%) ATDD
6 15 (27.78%) Feature Driven Development
7 10 (18.52%) API Testing
7 10 (18.52%) MVC
8 9 (16.67%) Scrum
9 8 (14.81%) Defect Management
10 7 (12.96%) TOGAF
10 7 (12.96%) Workflow
11 6 (11.11%) SOA
12 5 (9.26%) Business Development
12 5 (9.26%) Dependency Injection
12 5 (9.26%) Enterprise Architecture
12 5 (9.26%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.37%) Python
1 11 (20.37%) Ruby
2 10 (18.52%) JavaScript
3 9 (16.67%) Perl
3 9 (16.67%) SQL
4 6 (11.11%) Java
5 3 (5.56%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (27.78%) QA
2 14 (25.93%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.56%) Sitecore
3 2 (3.70%) Nintex
3 2 (3.70%) Xamarin
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