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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 38 29 26
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing C# 93 139 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.09% 5.33% 5.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.51% 20.53% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 108 68
Median daily rate £388 £381 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.63% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.38 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.94% +7.68%
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
641 677 621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.21% 25.97% 25.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 425 313
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £261 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £519 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 20 14
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +53.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £25.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.35 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 August 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#
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

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

C# Hourly Rate Histogram 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 August 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 -5 54 £400 -3.84% 16
Wokingham - 10 £350 - 6
Maidenhead -10 5 £363 +8.20% 3
Slough 0 2 £275 -24.13% 3
Bracknell -1 2 £538 +43.33% 6
Newbury -4 1 £375 - 7
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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#.

1 182 (78.45%) .NET
2 93 (40.09%) JavaScript
2 93 (40.09%) MVC
3 84 (36.21%) ASP.NET
4 82 (35.34%) Microsoft
5 70 (30.17%) Agile Software Development
6 67 (28.88%) SQL Server
7 62 (26.72%) HTML
8 60 (25.86%) SQL
9 55 (23.71%) CSS
10 54 (23.28%) Team Foundation Server
11 53 (22.84%) Microsoft Azure
12 48 (20.69%) Windows
13 47 (20.26%) ASP.NET MVC
14 46 (19.83%) C++
15 43 (18.53%) Web Services
15 43 (18.53%) MS Excel
16 40 (17.24%) TDD
16 40 (17.24%) .NET Framework
17 39 (16.81%) PowerShell
18 37 (15.95%) Data Protection
19 36 (15.52%) XML
20 33 (14.22%) VB.NET
21 30 (12.93%) Visual Studio
21 30 (12.93%) Security Cleared
22 28 (12.07%) Internet
23 27 (11.64%) VBScript
24 26 (11.21%) HTTP
25 25 (10.78%) BizTalk Server
25 25 (10.78%) Java

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 25 (10.78%) BizTalk Server
2 22 (9.48%) SharePoint
3 21 (9.05%) IIS
4 13 (5.60%) MS Exchange
5 7 (3.02%) WordPress
6 6 (2.59%) CMS
6 6 (2.59%) Drupal
6 6 (2.59%) Joomla!
6 6 (2.59%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.29%) K2 blackpearl
7 3 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.29%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (1.29%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.29%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.86%) Apache
8 2 (0.86%) JBoss
8 2 (0.86%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.43%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.43%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 43 (18.53%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.59%) MS Office
3 1 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 22 (9.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 53 (22.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (8.19%) Office 365
3 7 (3.02%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.16%) PaaS
5 4 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.86%) GitHub
6 2 (0.86%) IaaS
7 1 (0.43%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (12.07%) Internet
2 26 (11.21%) HTTP
3 13 (5.60%) TCP/IP
4 12 (5.17%) DNS
5 11 (4.74%) DHCP
5 11 (4.74%) IPsec
5 11 (4.74%) Software-Defined Networking
5 11 (4.74%) VPN
6 10 (4.31%) BGP
6 10 (4.31%) IPv6
7 6 (2.59%) SSL
8 4 (1.72%) CTI
9 3 (1.29%) Wireshark
10 2 (0.86%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (0.43%) FTP
11 1 (0.43%) Network Security
11 1 (0.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (28.88%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (4.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (3.88%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.45%) RDBMS
6 7 (3.02%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (2.16%) Big Data
7 5 (2.16%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.16%) Power BI
7 5 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.72%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (1.72%) DocumentDB
8 4 (1.72%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.72%) MySQL
8 4 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.29%) Datazen
9 3 (1.29%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.43%) IDMS
Development Applications
1 54 (23.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (12.93%) Visual Studio
3 14 (6.03%) Jenkins
3 14 (6.03%) Selenium
4 13 (5.60%) Git (software)
5 11 (4.74%) SpecFlow
6 10 (4.31%) JIRA
6 10 (4.31%) MSBuild
6 10 (4.31%) WebDriver
7 8 (3.45%) MSTest
8 7 (3.02%) Artifactory
8 7 (3.02%) NuGet
9 5 (2.16%) Cucumber
10 4 (1.72%) SoapUI
10 4 (1.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (1.72%) Subversion
11 3 (1.29%) Appium
11 3 (1.29%) AppScan
11 3 (1.29%) Fiddler
12 2 (0.86%) Hudson
General
1 20 (8.62%) Finance
2 17 (7.33%) Marketing
3 14 (6.03%) German Language
4 10 (4.31%) French Language
4 10 (4.31%) Italian Language
4 10 (4.31%) Spanish Language
5 4 (1.72%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.29%) Legal
7 2 (0.86%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.86%) Banking
7 2 (0.86%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.43%) Advertising
8 1 (0.43%) Automotive
8 1 (0.43%) Back Office
8 1 (0.43%) Electronics
8 1 (0.43%) Local Government
8 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 142 (61.21%) Developer
2 69 (29.74%) C# Developer
3 63 (27.16%) .NET Developer
4 33 (14.22%) Support Engineer
5 28 (12.07%) C# .NET Developer
6 23 (9.91%) Consultant
7 16 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 15 (6.47%) ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (5.17%) Escalation Engineer
9 12 (5.17%) Tester
10 11 (4.74%) SQL Developer
10 11 (4.74%) WPF Developer
11 10 (4.31%) Azure Developer
11 10 (4.31%) Full Stack Developer
12 9 (3.88%) Analyst
12 9 (3.88%) C# WPF Developer
13 8 (3.45%) Architect
13 8 (3.45%) Azure Engineer
13 8 (3.45%) BizTalk Developer
13 8 (3.45%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (78.45%) .NET
2 84 (36.21%) ASP.NET
3 62 (26.72%) HTML
4 55 (23.71%) CSS
5 47 (20.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 43 (18.53%) Web Services
7 40 (17.24%) .NET Framework
8 36 (15.52%) XML
9 25 (10.78%) SOAP
10 23 (9.91%) AngularJS
11 21 (9.05%) JSON
12 20 (8.62%) WCF
13 19 (8.19%) jQuery
13 19 (8.19%) REST
14 18 (7.76%) Entity Framework
14 18 (7.76%) WPF
15 17 (7.33%) Node.js
16 13 (5.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 12 (5.17%) HTML5
18 11 (4.74%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.33%) Computer Science
2 13 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.74%) Public Cloud
4 9 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (3.88%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.29%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (0.86%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.86%) Digital Media
6 2 (0.86%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.86%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.43%) AS400
7 1 (0.43%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.43%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.43%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.43%) iPad
7 1 (0.43%) iSeries
7 1 (0.43%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.43%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 48 (20.69%) Windows
2 23 (9.91%) Windows Server
3 14 (6.03%) Linux
4 10 (4.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (4.31%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.86%) Android
5 2 (0.86%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.86%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.86%) Unix
5 2 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.43%) Kali Linux
6 1 (0.43%) Solaris
6 1 (0.43%) VME
6 1 (0.43%) VMS
6 1 (0.43%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (40.09%) MVC
2 70 (30.17%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (17.24%) TDD
4 37 (15.95%) Data Protection
5 23 (9.91%) CRM
6 22 (9.48%) Waterfall
7 19 (8.19%) BDD
7 19 (8.19%) Memory Management
7 19 (8.19%) Web Development
8 17 (7.33%) Mentoring
8 17 (7.33%) Unit Testing
9 16 (6.90%) Scrum
9 16 (6.90%) SOLID
10 14 (6.03%) Automated Testing
10 14 (6.03%) SDLC
10 14 (6.03%) Software Testing
10 14 (6.03%) Workflow
11 13 (5.60%) OO
12 12 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (5.17%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 93 (40.09%) JavaScript
2 60 (25.86%) SQL
3 46 (19.83%) C++
4 39 (16.81%) PowerShell
5 33 (14.22%) VB.NET
6 27 (11.64%) VBScript
7 25 (10.78%) Java
8 24 (10.34%) C
9 22 (9.48%) VB
10 15 (6.47%) T-SQL
11 13 (5.60%) PHP
12 10 (4.31%) Python
13 6 (2.59%) VB6
13 6 (2.59%) XAML
14 4 (1.72%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.72%) Ruby
15 3 (1.29%) Perl
16 2 (0.86%) R
16 2 (0.86%) XPath
17 1 (0.43%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 30 (12.93%) Security Cleared
2 23 (9.91%) Degree
2 23 (9.91%) SC Cleared
3 10 (4.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (3.02%) MCSE
5 6 (2.59%) MCSA
5 6 (2.59%) MCSD
6 4 (1.72%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.29%) CISSP
8 2 (0.86%) CEH
8 2 (0.86%) CISA
8 2 (0.86%) CISM
8 2 (0.86%) CRISC
8 2 (0.86%) GIAC
8 2 (0.86%) MCITP
8 2 (0.86%) MCTS
9 1 (0.43%) GPEN
9 1 (0.43%) GWAPT
9 1 (0.43%) OSCE
9 1 (0.43%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.17%) SLA
2 5 (2.16%) SDET
3 3 (1.29%) QA
4 1 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.43%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (5.60%) Hyper-V
2 5 (2.16%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.86%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.86%) XenServer
5 1 (0.43%) Docker
5 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (3.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (1.29%) Nessus
3 2 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.86%) Perfmon
3 2 (0.86%) SCOrch
3 2 (0.86%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.43%) Ansible
4 1 (0.43%) Core Impact
4 1 (0.43%) HP Fortify
4 1 (0.43%) Nagios
4 1 (0.43%) Nexpose
4 1 (0.43%) Nmap
4 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.43%) Puppet
4 1 (0.43%) Scalr
4 1 (0.43%) SCCM
4 1 (0.43%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 82 (35.34%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.60%) Oracle
2 13 (5.60%) Sitecore
3 10 (4.31%) Red Hat
4 5 (2.16%) Serena
5 4 (1.72%) HP
5 4 (1.72%) IBM
5 4 (1.72%) VMware
6 3 (1.29%) Citrix
6 3 (1.29%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.86%) Remedy
7 2 (0.86%) SAP
7 2 (0.86%) Veracode
8 1 (0.43%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.43%) ATG
8 1 (0.43%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.43%) NetScout
8 1 (0.43%) Perforce
8 1 (0.43%) Seapine
8 1 (0.43%) Telerik
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