The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 28 27 30
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing C# 139 138 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.73% 5.58% 5.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.44% 20.75% 18.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 101 71
Median daily rate £400 £369 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.47% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £9.00 £35.75 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.82% -1.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £38.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.57% +9.28%
C#
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
593 665 706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.45% 26.89% 27.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 405 351
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 11
Median hourly rate £12.50 £37.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.66% +82.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £27.92 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
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 Berkshire

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

C#
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
Reading +2 92 £400 +12.67% 17
Bracknell -5 4 - - 6
Newbury +5 2 £339 -3.21% 5
Slough +1 2 - - 5
Maidenhead 0 1 £225 -3.22% 3
Wokingham -7 1 £450 +16.12% 2
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for C#.

1 166 (72.17%) .NET
2 102 (44.35%) Microsoft
3 73 (31.74%) Windows
4 70 (30.43%) JavaScript
5 69 (30.00%) SQL
6 67 (29.13%) ASP.NET
6 67 (29.13%) MVC
6 67 (29.13%) Agile Software Development
7 63 (27.39%) Microsoft Azure
8 62 (26.96%) Team Foundation Server
9 58 (25.22%) SQL Server
10 49 (21.30%) CSS
11 46 (20.00%) HTML
12 43 (18.70%) .NET Framework
13 42 (18.26%) MS Excel
13 42 (18.26%) SharePoint
14 41 (17.83%) CRM
15 38 (16.52%) Dynamics CRM
16 37 (16.09%) Visual Studio
17 36 (15.65%) C++
17 36 (15.65%) PowerShell
18 34 (14.78%) XML
18 34 (14.78%) Windows Server
19 33 (14.35%) Security Cleared
20 31 (13.48%) ASP.NET MVC
21 30 (13.04%) VB.NET
22 29 (12.61%) Data Protection
23 28 (12.17%) Java
24 26 (11.30%) IIS
24 26 (11.30%) HTTP

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 42 (18.26%) SharePoint
2 26 (11.30%) IIS
3 11 (4.78%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (4.35%) Node.js
5 7 (3.04%) WordPress
6 6 (2.61%) Drupal
6 6 (2.61%) Joomla!
6 6 (2.61%) MS Exchange
7 5 (2.17%) CMS
8 4 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (1.74%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (1.30%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (1.30%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.87%) JBoss
10 2 (0.87%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.43%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.43%) nginx
11 1 (0.43%) TPMS
11 1 (0.43%) Umbraco
Applications
1 42 (18.26%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.74%) MS Office
3 1 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 38 (16.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.43%) Endur
2 1 (0.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 63 (27.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (6.96%) Office 365
3 6 (2.61%) PaaS
4 5 (2.17%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (1.30%) SaaS
6 2 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.87%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.43%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.43%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (11.30%) HTTP
2 22 (9.57%) Internet
3 15 (6.52%) DNS
4 12 (5.22%) TCP/IP
5 11 (4.78%) SSL
6 10 (4.35%) BGP
6 10 (4.35%) DHCP
6 10 (4.35%) IPsec
6 10 (4.35%) IPv6
6 10 (4.35%) Software-Defined Networking
6 10 (4.35%) VPN
7 9 (3.91%) CTI
8 6 (2.61%) Wireshark
9 4 (1.74%) Kerberos
10 2 (0.87%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (0.43%) Network Security
11 1 (0.43%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (25.22%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (5.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (4.78%) Big Data
5 10 (4.35%) Hadoop
5 10 (4.35%) RDBMS
5 10 (4.35%) Relational Database
6 9 (3.91%) Datazen
7 8 (3.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (2.61%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (2.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (2.17%) Power BI
10 4 (1.74%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (1.74%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.74%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.30%) MySQL
12 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.43%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 62 (26.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 37 (16.09%) Visual Studio
3 17 (7.39%) Jenkins
3 17 (7.39%) MSBuild
4 15 (6.52%) Git (software)
5 14 (6.09%) JIRA
6 13 (5.65%) Artifactory
6 13 (5.65%) NuGet
7 12 (5.22%) Selenium
8 10 (4.35%) SpecFlow
9 9 (3.91%) WebDriver
10 6 (2.61%) Cucumber
11 5 (2.17%) Fiddler
12 3 (1.30%) SoapUI
13 2 (0.87%) Ant
13 2 (0.87%) Appium
13 2 (0.87%) JMeter
13 2 (0.87%) Metasploit
13 2 (0.87%) MSTest
13 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 18 (7.83%) Marketing
2 9 (3.91%) Finance
2 9 (3.91%) German Language
3 6 (2.61%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.17%) French Language
4 5 (2.17%) Italian Language
4 5 (2.17%) Spanish Language
5 4 (1.74%) Front Office
5 4 (1.74%) Local Government
6 3 (1.30%) Banking
7 2 (0.87%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.87%) Automotive
8 1 (0.43%) Advertising
8 1 (0.43%) Electronics
8 1 (0.43%) Games
8 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.43%) Publishing
8 1 (0.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 119 (51.74%) Developer
2 56 (24.35%) C# Developer
3 49 (21.30%) .NET Developer
4 34 (14.78%) Support Engineer
5 29 (12.61%) Consultant
6 24 (10.43%) C# .NET Developer
7 19 (8.26%) CRM Developer
8 16 (6.96%) ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (6.09%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 14 (6.09%) Escalation Engineer
10 11 (4.78%) Architect
10 11 (4.78%) Senior Developer
11 10 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 10 (4.35%) Azure Developer
11 10 (4.35%) Tester
12 9 (3.91%) Analyst
12 9 (3.91%) Applications Developer
12 9 (3.91%) Build Engineer
12 9 (3.91%) SQL Developer
12 9 (3.91%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (72.17%) .NET
2 67 (29.13%) ASP.NET
3 49 (21.30%) CSS
4 46 (20.00%) HTML
5 43 (18.70%) .NET Framework
6 34 (14.78%) XML
7 31 (13.48%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (9.57%) WCF
8 22 (9.57%) Web Services
9 20 (8.70%) AngularJS
10 19 (8.26%) jQuery
11 18 (7.83%) Entity Framework
12 17 (7.39%) ADO.NET
13 16 (6.96%) REST
14 15 (6.52%) WPF
15 14 (6.09%) HTML5
16 12 (5.22%) SOAP
17 11 (4.78%) ASP.NET Web API
17 11 (4.78%) Unity DI Container
18 10 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.22%) Computer Science
2 11 (4.78%) Public Cloud
3 10 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.91%) Inversion of Control
5 7 (3.04%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.61%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.17%) W3C
8 4 (1.74%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.74%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.30%) User Experience
10 2 (0.87%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.87%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.87%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.87%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.43%) Augmented Reality
11 1 (0.43%) iSeries
11 1 (0.43%) Market Risk
11 1 (0.43%) Oculus Rift
11 1 (0.43%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.43%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 73 (31.74%) Windows
2 34 (14.78%) Windows Server
3 13 (5.65%) Linux
4 10 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (4.35%) Ubuntu
5 3 (1.30%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.43%) Solaris
6 1 (0.43%) Unix
6 1 (0.43%) VME
6 1 (0.43%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (29.13%) Agile Software Development
1 67 (29.13%) MVC
2 41 (17.83%) CRM
3 29 (12.61%) Data Protection
4 24 (10.43%) Web Development
5 22 (9.57%) Mentoring
6 20 (8.70%) Unit Testing
7 19 (8.26%) Data Modelling
8 17 (7.39%) Scrum
9 16 (6.96%) Memory Management
9 16 (6.96%) TDD
10 15 (6.52%) Build Automation
10 15 (6.52%) Workflow
11 14 (6.09%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (6.09%) Continuous Delivery
12 13 (5.65%) DevOps
13 12 (5.22%) Presales
13 12 (5.22%) Software Testing
14 11 (4.78%) Migration
14 11 (4.78%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 70 (30.43%) JavaScript
2 69 (30.00%) SQL
3 36 (15.65%) C++
3 36 (15.65%) PowerShell
4 30 (13.04%) VB.NET
5 28 (12.17%) Java
6 24 (10.43%) T-SQL
7 23 (10.00%) C
7 23 (10.00%) VB
8 19 (8.26%) VBScript
9 16 (6.96%) Python
10 13 (5.65%) PHP
11 9 (3.91%) Ruby
11 9 (3.91%) XAML
12 7 (3.04%) R
13 6 (2.61%) VB6
14 5 (2.17%) Scala
15 3 (1.30%) Bash Shell
15 3 (1.30%) Perl
16 2 (0.87%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (14.35%) Security Cleared
2 20 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 16 (6.96%) Degree
4 14 (6.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (4.35%) MCSE
6 9 (3.91%) MCSD
7 7 (3.04%) ISTQB
7 7 (3.04%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 6 (2.61%) DV Cleared
8 6 (2.61%) MCSA
9 4 (1.74%) MCITP
9 4 (1.74%) MCTS
10 2 (0.87%) CEH
10 2 (0.87%) CISA
10 2 (0.87%) CISM
10 2 (0.87%) CISSP
10 2 (0.87%) CRISC
10 2 (0.87%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.61%) SLA
2 4 (1.74%) SDET
3 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 12 (5.22%) Hyper-V
2 5 (2.17%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.87%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.87%) XenServer
6 1 (0.43%) Docker
6 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 9 (3.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (1.30%) SCCM
3 2 (0.87%) Ansible
3 2 (0.87%) Nessus
3 2 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.87%) Perfmon
3 2 (0.87%) Puppet
3 2 (0.87%) SCOrch
3 2 (0.87%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.43%) Nagios
4 1 (0.43%) Scalr
4 1 (0.43%) SELinux
Vendors
1 102 (44.35%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.96%) Oracle
3 13 (5.65%) Sitecore
4 10 (4.35%) Red Hat
5 7 (3.04%) Remedy
6 5 (2.17%) IBM
6 5 (2.17%) VMware
7 4 (1.74%) Infragistics
8 3 (1.30%) Citrix
8 3 (1.30%) HP
8 3 (1.30%) Serena
9 2 (0.87%) Capita
9 2 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.87%) SAP
9 2 (0.87%) Sony
9 2 (0.87%) Veracode
10 1 (0.43%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.43%) ATG
10 1 (0.43%) Google
10 1 (0.43%) TOWER Software
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