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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 34 16 15
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -1
Contract jobs citing C# 107 197 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.08% 7.56% 8.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.46% 23.73% 29.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 112 87
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£368 £385 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +14.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -2.85%
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
692 830 604
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.36% 31.86% 27.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 448 308
Average daily rate £359 £350 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 26
Average hourly rate £35.50 £27.20 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.51% +2.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £16.72 £18.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £40.00 £38.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.14%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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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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 -24 39 £363 -5.84% 57
Slough -4 11 £369 +18.95% 6
Bracknell -2 4 £475 +4.39% 2
Newbury -5 3 £400 +3.22% 3
Hungerford - 2 £345 - 4
Windsor - 2 - - 2
Wokingham - 1 £355 - 6
Maidenhead - - - - 4
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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#.

1 193 (83.91%) .NET
2 118 (51.30%) ASP.NET
3 98 (42.61%) MVC
4 88 (38.26%) SQL Server
5 83 (36.09%) JavaScript
6 75 (32.61%) HTML
7 72 (31.30%) Agile Software Development
8 65 (28.26%) SQL
9 57 (24.78%) CSS
10 46 (20.00%) Microsoft
11 45 (19.57%) ASP.NET MVC
12 44 (19.13%) jQuery
13 42 (18.26%) .NET Framework
14 41 (17.83%) Windows
15 39 (16.96%) WCF
16 32 (13.91%) Java
17 31 (13.48%) Microsoft Azure
18 29 (12.61%) SharePoint
19 27 (11.74%) Sitecore
20 26 (11.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 26 (11.30%) CMS
21 25 (10.87%) XML
21 25 (10.87%) Visual Studio
21 25 (10.87%) HTML5
22 24 (10.43%) Web Services
22 24 (10.43%) VB.NET
23 22 (9.57%) OO
23 22 (9.57%) Security Cleared
24 21 (9.13%) Scrum
24 21 (9.13%) TDD

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 29 (12.61%) SharePoint
2 26 (11.30%) CMS
3 18 (7.83%) IIS
4 17 (7.39%) Sitecore CMS
5 16 (6.96%) BizTalk Server
6 12 (5.22%) SharePoint Server
7 11 (4.78%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (2.61%) Sitefinity
9 4 (1.74%) Umbraco
9 4 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.30%) LiveCycle
11 2 (0.87%) Lync
12 1 (0.43%) K2 blackpearl
12 1 (0.43%) Node.js
12 1 (0.43%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.04%) MS Office
3 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (6.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.87%) Pivotal CRM
3 1 (0.43%) assyst
3 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 31 (13.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (4.78%) PaaS
3 7 (3.04%) Office 365
4 3 (1.30%) SaaS
4 3 (1.30%) IaaS
5 2 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.87%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.61%) Intranet
2 5 (2.17%) DNS
3 4 (1.74%) Firewall
4 3 (1.30%) LDAP
4 3 (1.30%) HTTP
5 2 (0.87%) GPRS
5 2 (0.87%) SSL
5 2 (0.87%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.87%) Internet
5 2 (0.87%) 3G
5 2 (0.87%) WiMAX
5 2 (0.87%) Wireshark
5 2 (0.87%) LTE
6 1 (0.43%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.43%) SSH
6 1 (0.43%) Wireless
6 1 (0.43%) MPLS
6 1 (0.43%) FTP
6 1 (0.43%) S/MIME
6 1 (0.43%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (38.26%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (5.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (5.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (3.91%) Oracle Database
6 8 (3.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (1.30%) IDOL
9 3 (1.30%) DTS
9 3 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.30%) OLAP
9 3 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.87%) MySQL
10 2 (0.87%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 25 (10.87%) Visual Studio
2 17 (7.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (3.48%) MSTest
4 4 (1.74%) Subversion
4 4 (1.74%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.30%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.30%) JIRA
5 3 (1.30%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (1.30%) Selenium
5 3 (1.30%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.30%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.30%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 2 (0.87%) Moq
6 2 (0.87%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.43%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.43%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.43%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.43%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.43%) NUnit
7 1 (0.43%) Firebug
General
1 11 (4.78%) Telecoms
2 9 (3.91%) Finance
3 5 (2.17%) Turkish Language
4 4 (1.74%) Advertising
5 3 (1.30%) Retail
6 1 (0.43%) Billing
6 1 (0.43%) Front Office
6 1 (0.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 174 (75.65%) Developer
2 52 (22.61%) .NET Developer
3 32 (13.91%) C# Developer
4 19 (8.26%) Sitecore Developer
5 14 (6.09%) SharePoint Developer
5 14 (6.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (5.65%) Web Developer
7 12 (5.22%) Applications Developer
8 11 (4.78%) Senior Developer
8 11 (4.78%) ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (4.35%) CRM Developer
10 8 (3.48%) Software Developer
10 8 (3.48%) Architect
11 7 (3.04%) Analyst
11 7 (3.04%) Support Engineer
11 7 (3.04%) Microsoft Developer
11 7 (3.04%) .NET Applications Developer
12 6 (2.61%) BizTalk Developer
12 6 (2.61%) Dynamics CRM Developer
12 6 (2.61%) Escalation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (83.91%) .NET
2 118 (51.30%) ASP.NET
3 75 (32.61%) HTML
4 57 (24.78%) CSS
5 45 (19.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 44 (19.13%) jQuery
7 42 (18.26%) .NET Framework
8 39 (16.96%) WCF
9 26 (11.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 25 (10.87%) HTML5
10 25 (10.87%) XML
11 24 (10.43%) Web Services
12 21 (9.13%) WPF
13 17 (7.39%) ASP.NET Web API
14 16 (6.96%) AngularJS
15 13 (5.65%) CSS3
15 13 (5.65%) KnockoutJS
16 12 (5.22%) Ajax
17 10 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 9 (3.91%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.09%) Inversion of Control
3 12 (5.22%) Management Information System
4 11 (4.78%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.61%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.30%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.30%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.30%) iPad
6 3 (1.30%) iPhone
6 3 (1.30%) Open Source
6 3 (1.30%) Smartphone
6 3 (1.30%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.30%) User Experience
7 2 (0.87%) IPTV
7 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.43%) Kinect
8 1 (0.43%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.43%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.43%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 41 (17.83%) Windows
2 11 (4.78%) Linux
2 11 (4.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (3.48%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.74%) UNIX
4 4 (1.74%) Android
4 4 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.87%) Windows Phone 8
6 2 (0.87%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.87%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.87%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.43%) VMS
7 1 (0.43%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (42.61%) MVC
2 72 (31.30%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (9.57%) OO
4 21 (9.13%) TDD
4 21 (9.13%) Scrum
5 17 (7.39%) Web Development
6 15 (6.52%) CRM
7 13 (5.65%) Project Management
8 11 (4.78%) Workflow
9 10 (4.35%) Customer Engagement
10 8 (3.48%) Dependency Injection
10 8 (3.48%) Software Engineering
10 8 (3.48%) Unit Testing
10 8 (3.48%) iOS Development
10 8 (3.48%) ITIL
11 7 (3.04%) CMMI
11 7 (3.04%) SOA
11 7 (3.04%) Waterfall
11 7 (3.04%) BDD
11 7 (3.04%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 83 (36.09%) JavaScript
2 65 (28.26%) SQL
3 32 (13.91%) Java
4 24 (10.43%) VB.NET
5 19 (8.26%) C++
6 18 (7.83%) T-SQL
7 9 (3.91%) PL/SQL
8 7 (3.04%) VBScript
8 7 (3.04%) PowerShell
9 6 (2.61%) Python
10 5 (2.17%) VBA
10 5 (2.17%) VC++
10 5 (2.17%) C
11 4 (1.74%) Perl
12 3 (1.30%) PHP
12 3 (1.30%) Ruby
13 2 (0.87%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.87%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.43%) XAML
14 1 (0.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (9.57%) Security Cleared
2 20 (8.70%) Degree
3 16 (6.96%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.30%) MCTS
5 3 (1.30%) MCITP
5 3 (1.30%) MCP
5 3 (1.30%) MCSD
5 3 (1.30%) MCSE
5 3 (1.30%) ISEB
6 1 (0.43%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.22%) QA
2 5 (2.17%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.87%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (3.91%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.87%) vCloud
4 1 (0.43%) Docker
4 1 (0.43%) LXC
4 1 (0.43%) vSphere
4 1 (0.43%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (1.74%) SCOM
1 4 (1.74%) SCOrch
1 4 (1.74%) SCSM
2 3 (1.30%) WSUS
3 2 (0.87%) Puppet
4 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.43%) Netcool
4 1 (0.43%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 46 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 27 (11.74%) Sitecore
3 19 (8.26%) Oracle
4 5 (2.17%) Telerik
5 3 (1.30%) Meridio
5 3 (1.30%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.30%) Cisco
5 3 (1.30%) Adobe
5 3 (1.30%) EMC
5 3 (1.30%) BMC
5 3 (1.30%) Facebook
5 3 (1.30%) VMware
6 2 (0.87%) DevExpress
6 2 (0.87%) IBM
7 1 (0.43%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.43%) Informatica
7 1 (0.43%) HP
7 1 (0.43%) webMethods
7 1 (0.43%) Symantec
7 1 (0.43%) Remedy
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