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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 47 30 22
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -8
Contract jobs citing C# 84 131 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.30% 4.85% 6.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.08% 18.02% 22.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 77 106
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £290 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Average hourly rate £55.55 £35.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.47% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
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
642 727 775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.23% 26.90% 29.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 424 408
Average daily rate £380 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 19 20
Average hourly rate £38.50 £36.00 £27.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.94% +32.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £32.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.55 £55.65 £41.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 14 February 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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 45 £400 - 29
Windsor +7 8 £375 - 1
Bracknell -1 6 £438 +2.94% 6
Slough +1 3 - - 13
Newbury +7 2 £325 -7.14% 6
Maidenhead -1 1 £425 +28.78% 4
Wokingham - 1 £325 - 2
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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#.

1 156 (77.61%) .NET
2 70 (34.83%) Microsoft
3 69 (34.33%) SQL Server
4 65 (32.34%) MVC
5 63 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
6 58 (28.86%) JavaScript
7 56 (27.86%) Windows
8 52 (25.87%) SQL
9 50 (24.88%) Team Foundation Server
10 45 (22.39%) HTML
11 43 (21.39%) ASP.NET
12 41 (20.40%) .NET Framework
13 40 (19.90%) CSS
14 38 (18.91%) AngularJS
15 33 (16.42%) SharePoint
16 32 (15.92%) Visual Studio
16 32 (15.92%) Security Cleared
17 31 (15.42%) Data Protection
18 29 (14.43%) jQuery
19 27 (13.43%) Scrum
20 24 (11.94%) CRM
20 24 (11.94%) Entity Framework
20 24 (11.94%) HTML5
21 23 (11.44%) Windows Server
21 23 (11.44%) Workflow
22 21 (10.45%) Dynamics CRM
23 20 (9.95%) Unit Testing
23 20 (9.95%) Web Services
24 19 (9.45%) Data Modelling
25 18 (8.96%) MS Excel

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 33 (16.42%) SharePoint
2 18 (8.96%) IIS
3 12 (5.97%) CMS
4 10 (4.98%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (4.98%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (3.98%) K2 blackpearl
6 5 (2.49%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (1.99%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.50%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.50%) Mule
9 1 (0.50%) Node.js
9 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.00%) MS Office
3 1 (0.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (10.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.99%) Google Tag Manager
3 3 (1.49%) SaaS
4 2 (1.00%) Office 365
5 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.49%) CTI
1 5 (2.49%) Intranet
2 2 (1.00%) Internet
2 2 (1.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.50%) DHCP
3 1 (0.50%) DNS
3 1 (0.50%) FTP
3 1 (0.50%) HTTP
3 1 (0.50%) IPsec
3 1 (0.50%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.50%) S/MIME
3 1 (0.50%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (0.50%) SSL
3 1 (0.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (34.33%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (4.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (3.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (3.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 6 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (2.99%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (2.49%) MS Access
7 5 (2.49%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.49%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.00%) Big Data
9 2 (1.00%) Datazen
9 2 (1.00%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.00%) MySQL
9 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.50%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.50%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (0.50%) Power BI
10 1 (0.50%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 50 (24.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (15.92%) Visual Studio
3 10 (4.98%) Selenium
4 8 (3.98%) WebDriver
5 6 (2.99%) SpecFlow
6 5 (2.49%) MSBuild
6 5 (2.49%) WiX
7 4 (1.99%) Git (software)
7 4 (1.99%) Subversion
8 3 (1.49%) NuGet
8 3 (1.49%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.00%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.00%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.00%) Moq
9 2 (1.00%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.50%) HP UFT
10 1 (0.50%) JMeter
10 1 (0.50%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.50%) Toad
General
1 12 (5.97%) Finance
2 10 (4.98%) Marketing
3 2 (1.00%) Games
4 1 (0.50%) Advertising
4 1 (0.50%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.50%) Front Office
4 1 (0.50%) Local Government
4 1 (0.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 133 (66.17%) Developer
2 61 (30.35%) C# Developer
3 59 (29.35%) .NET Developer
4 38 (18.91%) C# .NET Developer
5 24 (11.94%) SQL Developer
6 20 (9.95%) Angular Developer
7 18 (8.96%) ASP.NET Developer
8 15 (7.46%) Applications Packager
8 15 (7.46%) DV Cleared Application Packager
8 15 (7.46%) Web Developer
9 14 (6.97%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 14 (6.97%) CRM Developer
10 13 (6.47%) SharePoint Developer
11 11 (5.47%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 11 (5.47%) HTML Developer
12 10 (4.98%) Analyst
12 10 (4.98%) Applications Developer
12 10 (4.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (4.98%) Software Developer
12 10 (4.98%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (77.61%) .NET
2 45 (22.39%) HTML
3 43 (21.39%) ASP.NET
4 41 (20.40%) .NET Framework
5 40 (19.90%) CSS
6 38 (18.91%) AngularJS
7 29 (14.43%) jQuery
8 24 (11.94%) Entity Framework
8 24 (11.94%) HTML5
9 20 (9.95%) Web Services
10 18 (8.96%) XML
11 16 (7.96%) ASP.NET Web API
12 14 (6.97%) Ajax
12 14 (6.97%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (6.47%) CSS3
14 11 (5.47%) REST
14 11 (5.47%) SOAP
15 9 (4.48%) RESTful
15 9 (4.48%) WCF
15 9 (4.48%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.47%) User Experience
2 7 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (2.99%) Social Media
4 5 (2.49%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.49%) W3C
5 4 (1.99%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.49%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.00%) Augmented Reality
7 2 (1.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.00%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.50%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.50%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.50%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.50%) Oculus Rift
8 1 (0.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 56 (27.86%) Windows
2 23 (11.44%) Windows Server
3 15 (7.46%) Windows 7
4 7 (3.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.50%) Android
5 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (32.34%) MVC
2 63 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (15.42%) Data Protection
4 27 (13.43%) Scrum
5 24 (11.94%) CRM
6 23 (11.44%) Workflow
7 20 (9.95%) Unit Testing
8 19 (9.45%) Data Modelling
9 16 (7.96%) SDLC
10 15 (7.46%) OO
11 13 (6.47%) TDD
11 13 (6.47%) Web Development
12 11 (5.47%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (4.98%) Test Automation
14 8 (3.98%) Automated Testing
14 8 (3.98%) Contact Management
14 8 (3.98%) Continuous Delivery
14 8 (3.98%) Knowledge Management
15 7 (3.48%) SEO
15 7 (3.48%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 58 (28.86%) JavaScript
2 52 (25.87%) SQL
3 15 (7.46%) PowerShell
4 14 (6.97%) VB.NET
5 11 (5.47%) T-SQL
6 10 (4.98%) C++
7 9 (4.48%) Java
8 8 (3.98%) VB
9 5 (2.49%) C
9 5 (2.49%) VBA
9 5 (2.49%) XAML
10 4 (1.99%) Ruby
11 3 (1.49%) VBScript
12 2 (1.00%) PHP
13 1 (0.50%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.50%) Delphi
13 1 (0.50%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.50%) Python
13 1 (0.50%) R
13 1 (0.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 32 (15.92%) Security Cleared
2 17 (8.46%) DV Cleared
3 11 (5.47%) Degree
4 10 (4.98%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.99%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.99%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (1.49%) MCSD
6 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.48%) QA
2 2 (1.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (7.46%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (1.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (7.46%) SCCM
2 1 (0.50%) CA Service Virtualization
2 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 70 (34.83%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.48%) Sitecore
3 5 (2.49%) Capita
3 5 (2.49%) Nintex
3 5 (2.49%) Sony
4 4 (1.99%) Google
5 3 (1.49%) Oracle
6 2 (1.00%) HP
6 2 (1.00%) Remedy
6 2 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.00%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.50%) CA
7 1 (0.50%) IBM
7 1 (0.50%) Infragistics
7 1 (0.50%) Perforce
7 1 (0.50%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.50%) Telerik
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