The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 27 29 30
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing C# 148 141 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.73% 5.76% 5.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.80% 22.24% 17.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 68 68
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £310 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.68% +7.14%
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
679 634 846
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.28% 25.88% 32.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 315 391
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 17
Average hourly rate £35.00 £23.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.93% -34.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £15.25 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +8 93 £417 +11.20% 42
Maidenhead +7 13 £335 +10.74% 4
Slough -1 8 £363 -3.33% 5
Windsor +3 1 £650 +85.71% 1
Bracknell -9 1 £375 +7.14% 5
Newbury -11 1 - - 8
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C#.

1 202 (72.92%) .NET
2 88 (31.77%) MVC
3 83 (29.96%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (29.60%) JavaScript
5 78 (28.16%) SQL Server
6 77 (27.80%) Microsoft
7 69 (24.91%) SQL
8 67 (24.19%) ASP.NET
8 67 (24.19%) Windows
9 49 (17.69%) Security Cleared
9 49 (17.69%) HTML
10 47 (16.97%) CSS
11 43 (15.52%) Scrum
11 43 (15.52%) TDD
12 41 (14.80%) WCF
13 40 (14.44%) Selenium
14 37 (13.36%) Data Protection
15 34 (12.27%) Web Services
15 34 (12.27%) BDD
16 33 (11.91%) AngularJS
16 33 (11.91%) T-SQL
17 31 (11.19%) WPF
17 31 (11.19%) .NET Framework
17 31 (11.19%) ASP.NET Web API
18 28 (10.11%) Team Foundation Server
18 28 (10.11%) Java
19 27 (9.75%) C++
19 27 (9.75%) SCCM
19 27 (9.75%) Microsoft App-V
19 27 (9.75%) Windows 7

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C#. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (7.58%) BizTalk Server
2 18 (6.50%) CMS
3 13 (4.69%) K2 blackpearl
4 12 (4.33%) IIS
4 12 (4.33%) Umbraco
5 7 (2.53%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.17%) Node.js
7 5 (1.81%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.36%) SAS
8 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.36%) Drupal
8 1 (0.36%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 15 (5.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.08%) MS Office
3 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.36%) SPSS
3 1 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.36%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.36%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 14 (5.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.53%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.72%) Pivotal CRM
4 1 (0.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.08%) IaaS
4 2 (0.72%) SaaS
5 1 (0.36%) GitHub
5 1 (0.36%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.61%) HTTP
2 5 (1.81%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.81%) SSL
2 5 (1.81%) Internet
2 5 (1.81%) DNS
3 4 (1.44%) IPsec
3 4 (1.44%) VPN
3 4 (1.44%) DHCP
3 4 (1.44%) FTP
4 3 (1.08%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (0.36%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.36%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (28.16%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (2.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (2.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (2.53%) MongoDB
4 7 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (1.81%) MySQL
6 4 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.72%) MS Access
8 2 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.72%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.72%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Power View
9 1 (0.36%) Big Data
9 1 (0.36%) SSDT
9 1 (0.36%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.36%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 40 (14.44%) Selenium
2 28 (10.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (9.75%) WebDriver
4 21 (7.58%) Visual Studio
5 13 (4.69%) SpecFlow
6 11 (3.97%) NUnit
7 9 (3.25%) MSTest
7 9 (3.25%) MSBuild
8 8 (2.89%) Jenkins
8 8 (2.89%) Cucumber
8 8 (2.89%) TeamCity
9 6 (2.17%) Git (software)
9 6 (2.17%) SoapUI
10 3 (1.08%) HP UFT
11 2 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (0.72%) Subversion
11 2 (0.72%) JIRA
11 2 (0.72%) TestComplete
11 2 (0.72%) eggPlant
11 2 (0.72%) NetAdvantage
General
1 9 (3.25%) Finance
2 4 (1.44%) Electronics
2 4 (1.44%) Telecoms
2 4 (1.44%) Retail
2 4 (1.44%) Marketing
3 3 (1.08%) Legal
4 2 (0.72%) Advertising
4 2 (0.72%) Games
5 1 (0.36%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 151 (54.51%) Developer
2 58 (20.94%) .NET Developer
3 54 (19.49%) C# Developer
4 27 (9.75%) Applications Packager
4 27 (9.75%) Tester
5 26 (9.39%) Analyst
6 24 (8.66%) C# .NET Developer
7 20 (7.22%) Test Analyst
8 11 (3.97%) Automation Tester
8 11 (3.97%) Umbraco Developer
9 10 (3.61%) Web Developer
10 9 (3.25%) Software Developer
10 9 (3.25%) Programmer
10 9 (3.25%) Support Engineer
10 9 (3.25%) Test Engineer
10 9 (3.25%) C# Programmer
10 9 (3.25%) Regression Tester
11 8 (2.89%) Architect
11 8 (2.89%) Software Engineer
12 7 (2.53%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (72.92%) .NET
2 67 (24.19%) ASP.NET
3 49 (17.69%) HTML
4 47 (16.97%) CSS
5 41 (14.80%) WCF
6 34 (12.27%) Web Services
7 33 (11.91%) AngularJS
8 31 (11.19%) ASP.NET Web API
8 31 (11.19%) WPF
8 31 (11.19%) .NET Framework
9 27 (9.75%) ASP.NET MVC
10 26 (9.39%) jQuery
11 24 (8.66%) Entity Framework
11 24 (8.66%) XML
12 18 (6.50%) KnockoutJS
13 17 (6.14%) RESTful
14 10 (3.61%) REST
14 10 (3.61%) HTML5
15 9 (3.25%) CSS3
15 9 (3.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.33%) Client/Server
2 8 (2.89%) Mobile Computing
3 7 (2.53%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (1.81%) Device Driver
6 3 (1.08%) User Experience
6 3 (1.08%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.72%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.72%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.36%) AS400
8 1 (0.36%) EPoS
8 1 (0.36%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.36%) Statistics
8 1 (0.36%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.36%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.36%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.36%) iSeries
8 1 (0.36%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.36%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 67 (24.19%) Windows
2 27 (9.75%) Windows 7
3 13 (4.69%) Android
4 11 (3.97%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.81%) Windows Phone
5 5 (1.81%) Linux
6 3 (1.08%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.72%) UNIX
7 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (31.77%) MVC
2 83 (29.96%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (15.52%) TDD
3 43 (15.52%) Scrum
4 37 (13.36%) Data Protection
5 34 (12.27%) BDD
6 26 (9.39%) Test Automation
7 21 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (5.78%) Workflow
8 16 (5.78%) CRM
9 15 (5.42%) Automated Testing
9 15 (5.42%) System Testing
10 12 (4.33%) Test Scripting
10 12 (4.33%) Mentoring
11 11 (3.97%) Unit Testing
11 11 (3.97%) Regression Testing
12 9 (3.25%) Software Engineering
12 9 (3.25%) Continuous Delivery
13 8 (2.89%) SDLC
13 8 (2.89%) OO
Programming Languages
1 82 (29.60%) JavaScript
2 69 (24.91%) SQL
3 33 (11.91%) T-SQL
4 28 (10.11%) Java
5 27 (9.75%) C++
6 16 (5.78%) VB
7 14 (5.05%) VB.NET
7 14 (5.05%) PowerShell
8 13 (4.69%) C
9 7 (2.53%) VBScript
9 7 (2.53%) Ruby
10 6 (2.17%) PHP
11 4 (1.44%) Assembly Language
12 3 (1.08%) XAML
12 3 (1.08%) Python
13 1 (0.36%) VBA
13 1 (0.36%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.36%) Tcl
13 1 (0.36%) Perl
13 1 (0.36%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 49 (17.69%) Security Cleared
2 26 (9.39%) DV Cleared
3 20 (7.22%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.78%) QA
2 4 (1.44%) IEC 61508
2 4 (1.44%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.72%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 27 (9.75%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (1.44%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (9.75%) SCCM
2 2 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.72%) CA LISA
3 1 (0.36%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 77 (27.80%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.69%) Oracle
3 10 (3.61%) Telerik
3 10 (3.61%) Capita
4 6 (2.17%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.08%) HP
6 2 (0.72%) CA
6 2 (0.72%) Infragistics
6 2 (0.72%) Perforce
6 2 (0.72%) VMware
7 1 (0.36%) Remedy
7 1 (0.36%) Sony
7 1 (0.36%) SAP
7 1 (0.36%) IBM
7 1 (0.36%) Adobe
7 1 (0.36%) hybris
7 1 (0.36%) Tableau
7 1 (0.36%) Demandware
7 1 (0.36%) Talend
7 1 (0.36%) Xamarin
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