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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 37 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -3
Contract jobs citing C# 108 191 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.11% 7.39% 7.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.00% 21.22% 26.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 110 94
Average daily rate
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£368 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £168 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -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
720 900 669
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.38% 34.82% 27.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 439 496 322
Average daily rate £368 £350 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 29
Average hourly rate £35.50 £38.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.79% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £22.16 £21.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 -18 42 £356 +1.78% 42
Slough +7 16 £400 +2.56% 4
Newbury -4 4 £388 - 3
Bracknell -5 3 £500 +9.89% 5
Windsor - 2 - -
Wokingham - 1 £355 - 6
Hungerford - - - - 2
Maidenhead - - - -
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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#.

1 194 (83.98%) .NET
2 116 (50.22%) ASP.NET
3 106 (45.89%) MVC
4 91 (39.39%) SQL Server
5 82 (35.50%) JavaScript
6 73 (31.60%) HTML
7 68 (29.44%) SQL
8 65 (28.14%) Agile Software Development
9 58 (25.11%) CSS
10 47 (20.35%) Microsoft
10 47 (20.35%) jQuery
11 44 (19.05%) WCF
11 44 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
12 43 (18.61%) Windows
13 36 (15.58%) .NET Framework
14 35 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
15 32 (13.85%) Java
16 30 (12.99%) XML
17 27 (11.69%) HTML5
18 26 (11.26%) Security Cleared
19 25 (10.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 25 (10.82%) SharePoint
20 23 (9.96%) Visual Studio
20 23 (9.96%) VB.NET
20 23 (9.96%) CMS
20 23 (9.96%) Sitecore
20 23 (9.96%) Analytical Skills
21 22 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
21 22 (9.52%) SC Cleared
21 22 (9.52%) Web Development

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 25 (10.82%) SharePoint
2 23 (9.96%) CMS
3 18 (7.79%) BizTalk Server
3 18 (7.79%) IIS
4 16 (6.93%) Sitecore CMS
5 11 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
6 9 (3.90%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (2.16%) Sitefinity
7 5 (2.16%) Umbraco
8 4 (1.73%) TIBCO EMS
9 3 (1.30%) LiveCycle
9 3 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.43%) Lync
10 1 (0.43%) Node.js
10 1 (0.43%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.43%) DNN
10 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (8.66%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.03%) MS Office
3 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (4.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.73%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (0.87%) Pivotal CRM
4 1 (0.43%) assyst
4 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.43%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 35 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (4.76%) PaaS
3 5 (2.16%) Office 365
4 3 (1.30%) SaaS
4 3 (1.30%) IaaS
5 2 (0.87%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.16%) DNS
2 4 (1.73%) Intranet
3 3 (1.30%) LDAP
3 3 (1.30%) HTTP
3 3 (1.30%) Firewall
4 2 (0.87%) WiMAX
4 2 (0.87%) Wireshark
4 2 (0.87%) LTE
4 2 (0.87%) GPRS
4 2 (0.87%) Internet
4 2 (0.87%) 3G
4 2 (0.87%) SSL
4 2 (0.87%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.43%) FTP
5 1 (0.43%) S/MIME
5 1 (0.43%) MPLS
5 1 (0.43%) SMTP
5 1 (0.43%) ATM
5 1 (0.43%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.43%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (39.39%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (6.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (4.33%) Oracle Database
6 8 (3.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.73%) 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%) MySQL
10 2 (0.87%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (9.96%) Visual Studio
2 19 (8.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (3.03%) MSTest
4 6 (2.60%) Selenium
4 6 (2.60%) Subversion
5 4 (1.73%) JIRA
6 3 (1.30%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.30%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (1.30%) WebDriver
6 3 (1.30%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.30%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.30%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.87%) TestLink
7 2 (0.87%) Moq
7 2 (0.87%) Fiddler
7 2 (0.87%) TestNG
7 2 (0.87%) JUnit
8 1 (0.43%) Firebug
8 1 (0.43%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.43%) Bugzilla
General
1 11 (4.76%) Telecoms
1 11 (4.76%) Finance
2 5 (2.16%) Turkish Language
3 3 (1.30%) Retail
4 2 (0.87%) Advertising
5 1 (0.43%) Games
5 1 (0.43%) Billing
5 1 (0.43%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 172 (74.46%) Developer
2 54 (23.38%) .NET Developer
3 37 (16.02%) C# Developer
4 17 (7.36%) Web Developer
5 15 (6.49%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (6.49%) Sitecore Developer
6 14 (6.06%) ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (5.63%) SharePoint Developer
8 11 (4.76%) Software Developer
9 10 (4.33%) Architect
9 10 (4.33%) Applications Developer
10 9 (3.90%) Senior Developer
11 7 (3.03%) Analyst
11 7 (3.03%) BizTalk Developer
11 7 (3.03%) .NET Applications Developer
11 7 (3.03%) Microsoft Developer
11 7 (3.03%) CRM Developer
12 6 (2.60%) Solutions Architect
12 6 (2.60%) Support Engineer
12 6 (2.60%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (83.98%) .NET
2 116 (50.22%) ASP.NET
3 73 (31.60%) HTML
4 58 (25.11%) CSS
5 47 (20.35%) jQuery
6 44 (19.05%) WCF
6 44 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 36 (15.58%) .NET Framework
8 30 (12.99%) XML
9 27 (11.69%) HTML5
10 25 (10.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 22 (9.52%) Web Services
12 20 (8.66%) WPF
13 17 (7.36%) ASP.NET Web API
14 16 (6.93%) Ajax
15 13 (5.63%) KnockoutJS
15 13 (5.63%) CSS3
15 13 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 11 (4.76%) AngularJS
17 10 (4.33%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.96%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.06%) Inversion of Control
3 13 (5.63%) Management Information System
3 13 (5.63%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.16%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.30%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.30%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.30%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.30%) Open Source
5 3 (1.30%) IPTV
6 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.87%) User Experience
7 1 (0.43%) iPad
7 1 (0.43%) Kinect
7 1 (0.43%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.43%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.43%) PKI
7 1 (0.43%) CMDB
7 1 (0.43%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 43 (18.61%) Windows
2 13 (5.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (4.76%) Linux
4 6 (2.60%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.73%) UNIX
6 3 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.87%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.87%) Android
8 1 (0.43%) VMS
8 1 (0.43%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.43%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.43%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (45.89%) MVC
2 65 (28.14%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (9.52%) OO
3 22 (9.52%) Web Development
4 20 (8.66%) Scrum
5 18 (7.79%) TDD
6 14 (6.06%) Project Management
7 12 (5.19%) Workflow
8 11 (4.76%) CRM
9 10 (4.33%) Unit Testing
9 10 (4.33%) Dependency Injection
10 9 (3.90%) Customer Engagement
10 9 (3.90%) Software Engineering
10 9 (3.90%) SOA
11 8 (3.46%) Kanban
11 8 (3.46%) Waterfall
11 8 (3.46%) BDD
12 7 (3.03%) Integration Testing
12 7 (3.03%) E-Commerce
13 6 (2.60%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 82 (35.50%) JavaScript
2 68 (29.44%) SQL
3 32 (13.85%) Java
4 23 (9.96%) VB.NET
5 22 (9.52%) C++
6 19 (8.23%) T-SQL
7 10 (4.33%) PL/SQL
8 9 (3.90%) VBScript
9 8 (3.46%) Python
10 7 (3.03%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.60%) C
11 6 (2.60%) Perl
12 5 (2.16%) VBA
12 5 (2.16%) VC++
12 5 (2.16%) Ruby
13 4 (1.73%) VB
14 3 (1.30%) PHP
15 2 (0.87%) Embedded C
15 2 (0.87%) Embedded C++
15 2 (0.87%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 26 (11.26%) Security Cleared
2 22 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 21 (9.09%) Degree
4 6 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.16%) ISEB
6 3 (1.30%) MCP
6 3 (1.30%) MCSD
6 3 (1.30%) MCSE
6 3 (1.30%) MCTS
6 3 (1.30%) MCITP
7 2 (0.87%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.43%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.49%) QA
2 5 (2.16%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.87%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.30%) vSphere
4 2 (0.87%) vCloud
5 1 (0.43%) Docker
5 1 (0.43%) LXC
5 1 (0.43%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (1.73%) SCOM
1 4 (1.73%) SCOrch
1 4 (1.73%) SCSM
2 3 (1.30%) WSUS
3 2 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.43%) Puppet
4 1 (0.43%) Netcool
4 1 (0.43%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 47 (20.35%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.96%) Sitecore
3 20 (8.66%) Oracle
4 5 (2.16%) VMware
5 4 (1.73%) Telerik
5 4 (1.73%) TIBCO
6 3 (1.30%) Cisco
6 3 (1.30%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.30%) Adobe
6 3 (1.30%) HP
6 3 (1.30%) EMC
6 3 (1.30%) BMC
6 3 (1.30%) Meridio
7 2 (0.87%) DevExpress
7 2 (0.87%) Open Text
8 1 (0.43%) Infoblox
8 1 (0.43%) Ektron
8 1 (0.43%) Appcelerator
8 1 (0.43%) Facebook
8 1 (0.43%) Xamarin
Reading
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £320 per day + £320 / Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Modis International - London
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £420 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Wokingham
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £301 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £500 per day + competitive
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Reading
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
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