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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 32 27 31
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing C# 100 143 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.54% 5.77% 5.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.77% 22.24% 19.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 111 65
Median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £38.50 £11.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+250.00% -74.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
634 643 626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.77% 25.94% 26.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 407 334
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £273 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 19 14
Median hourly rate £38.50 £37.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.05% +13.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £22.75 £15.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.50 £45.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 -8 50 £403 -5.29% 21
Wokingham - 11 £350 - 4
Bracknell 0 8 £538 +43.33% 7
Maidenhead -11 7 £400 +19.40% 7
Slough 0 4 £275 -24.13% 1
Newbury - 1 £375 - 5
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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#.

1 183 (78.88%) .NET
2 96 (41.38%) MVC
3 93 (40.09%) JavaScript
4 82 (35.34%) ASP.NET
5 76 (32.76%) Microsoft
6 75 (32.33%) Agile Software Development
7 64 (27.59%) SQL Server
8 60 (25.86%) HTML
9 54 (23.28%) SQL
10 52 (22.41%) Team Foundation Server
11 47 (20.26%) CSS
11 47 (20.26%) TDD
12 46 (19.83%) Microsoft Azure
13 45 (19.40%) ASP.NET MVC
14 43 (18.53%) MS Excel
14 43 (18.53%) Web Services
15 42 (18.10%) Data Protection
16 41 (17.67%) Windows
17 37 (15.95%) C++
18 35 (15.09%) .NET Framework
18 35 (15.09%) Security Cleared
19 31 (13.36%) PowerShell
20 30 (12.93%) VB.NET
21 28 (12.07%) SC Cleared
21 28 (12.07%) Internet
22 27 (11.64%) Visual Studio
22 27 (11.64%) AngularJS
23 25 (10.78%) BizTalk Server
24 24 (10.34%) XML
24 24 (10.34%) BDD

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 23 (9.91%) SharePoint
3 18 (7.76%) IIS
4 13 (5.60%) MS Exchange
5 6 (2.59%) WordPress
6 5 (2.16%) CMS
6 5 (2.16%) Drupal
6 5 (2.16%) Joomla!
7 4 (1.72%) K2 blackpearl
7 4 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.29%) MQSeries
9 2 (0.86%) Apache
9 2 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.86%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.86%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.43%) Kentico
10 1 (0.43%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.43%) Sitefinity
10 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 43 (18.53%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.16%) MS Office
3 3 (1.29%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (8.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 46 (19.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (7.76%) Office 365
3 6 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.16%) PaaS
5 4 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.86%) GitHub
7 1 (0.43%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.43%) IaaS
7 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (12.07%) Internet
2 19 (8.19%) HTTP
3 7 (3.02%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.16%) DHCP
4 5 (2.16%) DNS
4 5 (2.16%) IPsec
4 5 (2.16%) Software-Defined Networking
4 5 (2.16%) SSL
4 5 (2.16%) VPN
5 4 (1.72%) BGP
5 4 (1.72%) CTI
5 4 (1.72%) IPv6
6 2 (0.86%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.43%) FTP
7 1 (0.43%) Network Security
7 1 (0.43%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.43%) Wireless
7 1 (0.43%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.60%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (3.88%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.45%) RDBMS
5 7 (3.02%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.16%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.16%) Power BI
7 5 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.72%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (1.72%) DocumentDB
8 4 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.29%) MySQL
9 3 (1.29%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.86%) Big Data
10 2 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.43%) MS Access
11 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 52 (22.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (11.64%) Visual Studio
3 17 (7.33%) Selenium
4 13 (5.60%) Git (software)
5 12 (5.17%) Jenkins
6 11 (4.74%) SpecFlow
7 10 (4.31%) WebDriver
8 8 (3.45%) JIRA
9 7 (3.02%) MSBuild
9 7 (3.02%) MSTest
9 7 (3.02%) NuGet
10 6 (2.59%) Artifactory
11 5 (2.16%) Cucumber
12 4 (1.72%) NUnit
12 4 (1.72%) SoapUI
12 4 (1.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 3 (1.29%) Appium
13 3 (1.29%) NSubstitute
13 3 (1.29%) Rhino Mocks
13 3 (1.29%) Subversion
General
1 16 (6.90%) Finance
2 14 (6.03%) German Language
3 11 (4.74%) Marketing
4 10 (4.31%) French Language
4 10 (4.31%) Italian Language
4 10 (4.31%) Spanish Language
5 4 (1.72%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.72%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.29%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.29%) Legal
6 3 (1.29%) Retail
7 2 (0.86%) Advertising
7 2 (0.86%) Banking
8 1 (0.43%) Automotive
8 1 (0.43%) Back Office
8 1 (0.43%) Local Government
8 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 153 (65.95%) Developer
2 72 (31.03%) C# Developer
3 65 (28.02%) .NET Developer
4 29 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 24 (10.34%) Support Engineer
6 16 (6.90%) Consultant
7 15 (6.47%) ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (6.47%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 14 (6.03%) Tester
9 13 (5.60%) Full Stack Developer
10 10 (4.31%) Escalation Engineer
10 10 (4.31%) SQL Developer
10 10 (4.31%) WPF Developer
10 10 (4.31%) Xamarin Developer
11 9 (3.88%) Analyst
11 9 (3.88%) Azure Developer
11 9 (3.88%) Software Engineer
12 8 (3.45%) BizTalk Developer
12 8 (3.45%) C# WPF Developer
12 8 (3.45%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (78.88%) .NET
2 82 (35.34%) ASP.NET
3 60 (25.86%) HTML
4 47 (20.26%) CSS
5 45 (19.40%) ASP.NET MVC
6 43 (18.53%) Web Services
7 35 (15.09%) .NET Framework
8 27 (11.64%) AngularJS
9 24 (10.34%) XML
10 22 (9.48%) SOAP
11 20 (8.62%) JSON
12 19 (8.19%) Node.js
12 19 (8.19%) WCF
12 19 (8.19%) WPF
13 16 (6.90%) Entity Framework
13 16 (6.90%) jQuery
14 15 (6.47%) ASP.NET Web API
14 15 (6.47%) REST
15 13 (5.60%) HTML5
16 12 (5.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.17%) Computer Science
2 11 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.88%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.88%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.16%) Public Cloud
6 2 (0.86%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.86%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.43%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.43%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.43%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.43%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.43%) iPad
7 1 (0.43%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.43%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 41 (17.67%) Windows
2 16 (6.90%) Windows Server
3 11 (4.74%) Android
4 7 (3.02%) Linux
5 4 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.72%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.29%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.86%) Unix
7 2 (0.86%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.86%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.43%) Kali Linux
8 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (41.38%) MVC
2 75 (32.33%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (20.26%) TDD
4 42 (18.10%) Data Protection
5 24 (10.34%) BDD
6 23 (9.91%) Waterfall
7 21 (9.05%) CRM
7 21 (9.05%) SOLID
8 19 (8.19%) Scrum
9 18 (7.76%) Memory Management
9 18 (7.76%) Web Development
10 17 (7.33%) Unit Testing
11 16 (6.90%) OO
12 14 (6.03%) SDLC
13 13 (5.60%) Automated Testing
14 12 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (5.17%) DevOps
14 12 (5.17%) OOD
15 11 (4.74%) Software Engineering
16 10 (4.31%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 93 (40.09%) JavaScript
2 54 (23.28%) SQL
3 37 (15.95%) C++
4 31 (13.36%) PowerShell
5 30 (12.93%) VB.NET
6 21 (9.05%) VBScript
7 19 (8.19%) Java
8 16 (6.90%) VB
9 13 (5.60%) C
9 13 (5.60%) T-SQL
10 11 (4.74%) PHP
11 7 (3.02%) XAML
12 6 (2.59%) VB6
13 4 (1.72%) VBA
14 3 (1.29%) Ada
14 3 (1.29%) Python
15 2 (0.86%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.86%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.86%) XPath
16 1 (0.43%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 35 (15.09%) Security Cleared
2 28 (12.07%) SC Cleared
3 18 (7.76%) Degree
4 4 (1.72%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.86%) MCSE
6 1 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.43%) CCNP
6 1 (0.43%) CCSP
6 1 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.43%) CISSP
6 1 (0.43%) GPEN
6 1 (0.43%) GWAPT
6 1 (0.43%) HND
6 1 (0.43%) MCITP
6 1 (0.43%) MCSA
6 1 (0.43%) MCSD
6 1 (0.43%) MCTS
6 1 (0.43%) OSCE
6 1 (0.43%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.17%) SLA
2 5 (2.16%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.16%) SDET
3 4 (1.72%) QA
4 1 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.43%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (3.02%) Hyper-V
2 4 (1.72%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.86%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.86%) XenServer
4 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (1.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.86%) Perfmon
2 2 (0.86%) SCOrch
2 2 (0.86%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.43%) Core Impact
3 1 (0.43%) HP Fortify
3 1 (0.43%) Nessus
3 1 (0.43%) Nexpose
3 1 (0.43%) Nmap
3 1 (0.43%) SCCM
3 1 (0.43%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 76 (32.76%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.17%) Xamarin
3 11 (4.74%) Sitecore
4 10 (4.31%) Oracle
5 8 (3.45%) Citrix
6 4 (1.72%) HP
6 4 (1.72%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.72%) Serena
7 2 (0.86%) SAP
7 2 (0.86%) VMware
8 1 (0.43%) Facebook
8 1 (0.43%) IBM
8 1 (0.43%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.43%) Sencha
8 1 (0.43%) Telerik
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