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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
South East / Berkshire
Rank 29 48 30
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -18
Contract jobs citing C# 100 89 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.97% 3.53% 5.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.94% 13.91% 19.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 50 86
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £323 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £475 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 3
Median hourly rate £41.00 £55.55 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.19% +56.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.25 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+4.45% +14.59%

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
528 640 729
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.22% 25.42% 26.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 396 423
Median daily rate £425 £380 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 25 19
Median hourly rate £34.25 £38.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.03% +6.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.60 £55.55 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.88%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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 +9 46 £413 +3.12% 20
Maidenhead +6 10 £338 -20.58% 2
Slough +12 7 £338 -50.00% 6
Bracknell +1 4 £500 +14.28% 3
Newbury +3 1 £390 +20.00% 3
Wokingham +2 1 - - 4
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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#.

1 145 (72.14%) .NET
2 75 (37.31%) SQL
3 72 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 58 (28.86%) MVC
6 50 (24.88%) Microsoft
7 49 (24.38%) JavaScript
8 44 (21.89%) ASP.NET
9 41 (20.40%) TDD
10 40 (19.90%) Security Cleared
11 36 (17.91%) Data Protection
12 33 (16.42%) SC Cleared
13 31 (15.42%) AngularJS
14 28 (13.93%) Visual Studio
15 27 (13.43%) Oracle
16 26 (12.94%) CSS
16 26 (12.94%) XML
17 25 (12.44%) CRM
18 24 (11.94%) Web Services
18 24 (11.94%) HTML
18 24 (11.94%) Scrum
19 23 (11.44%) BizTalk Server
19 23 (11.44%) Dynamics CRM
20 22 (10.95%) Web Development
20 22 (10.95%) Windows
20 22 (10.95%) BDD
21 21 (10.45%) Microsoft Azure
21 21 (10.45%) Finance
22 20 (9.95%) MS Excel
23 19 (9.45%) jQuery

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 23 (11.44%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (4.48%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (1.49%) Apache
4 3 (1.49%) MQSeries
4 3 (1.49%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.00%) IIS
5 2 (1.00%) Jetty
5 2 (1.00%) K2 blackpearl
5 2 (1.00%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.50%) CMS
6 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 20 (9.95%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.99%) InfoPath
3 3 (1.49%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 23 (11.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (5.47%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.50%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 21 (10.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.50%) GitHub
2 1 (0.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.99%) Bluetooth
2 3 (1.49%) LDAP
3 1 (0.50%) Extranet
3 1 (0.50%) Internet
3 1 (0.50%) Intranet
3 1 (0.50%) Network Security
3 1 (0.50%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.50%) Wireless
3 1 (0.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (5.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (3.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (2.99%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (2.49%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.00%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.00%) GIS
7 2 (1.00%) MySQL
7 2 (1.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.50%) MS Access
8 1 (0.50%) OLAP
8 1 (0.50%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (0.50%) OLTP
8 1 (0.50%) Power BI
8 1 (0.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 28 (13.93%) Visual Studio
2 14 (6.97%) Selenium
3 10 (4.98%) WebDriver
4 9 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (3.48%) Git (software)
5 7 (3.48%) MSTest
6 6 (2.99%) LoadRunner
7 5 (2.49%) JIRA
7 5 (2.49%) JMeter
7 5 (2.49%) SoapUI
8 4 (1.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (1.99%) NUnit
9 3 (1.49%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.49%) Bower
9 3 (1.49%) Grunt
9 3 (1.49%) NSubstitute
9 3 (1.49%) Rhino Mocks
10 2 (1.00%) Appium
10 2 (1.00%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 21 (10.45%) Finance
2 7 (3.48%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.99%) Aerospace
4 4 (1.99%) Advertising
4 4 (1.99%) Retail
5 2 (1.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.50%) Banking
6 1 (0.50%) Legal
6 1 (0.50%) Marketing
6 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 146 (72.64%) Developer
2 68 (33.83%) C# Developer
3 58 (28.86%) .NET Developer
4 33 (16.42%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (12.44%) SQL Developer
6 16 (7.96%) ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (7.96%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 16 (7.96%) Full Stack Developer
7 14 (6.97%) Analyst
8 13 (6.47%) Xamarin Developer
9 12 (5.97%) BizTalk Developer
10 11 (5.47%) JavaScript Developer
10 11 (5.47%) Salesforce Developer
10 11 (5.47%) Software Engineer
10 11 (5.47%) Tester
11 10 (4.98%) Software Developer
12 9 (4.48%) C# Software Developer
13 8 (3.98%) C# Software Engineer
13 8 (3.98%) C++ Software Engineer
13 8 (3.98%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (72.14%) .NET
2 44 (21.89%) ASP.NET
3 31 (15.42%) AngularJS
4 26 (12.94%) CSS
4 26 (12.94%) XML
5 24 (11.94%) HTML
5 24 (11.94%) Web Services
6 19 (9.45%) jQuery
7 18 (8.96%) ASP.NET Web API
7 18 (8.96%) Entity Framework
7 18 (8.96%) WCF
8 17 (8.46%) CSS3
9 14 (6.97%) .NET Framework
9 14 (6.97%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (6.97%) HTML5
10 11 (5.47%) WPF
11 9 (4.48%) REST
11 9 (4.48%) RESTful
11 9 (4.48%) SOAP
12 8 (3.98%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.96%) Mobile App
2 6 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (1.99%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.00%) iPad
5 1 (0.50%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.50%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.50%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.50%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.50%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 22 (10.95%) Windows
2 18 (8.96%) Android
3 4 (1.99%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.99%) Linux
4 3 (1.49%) Unix
5 2 (1.00%) CentOS
5 2 (1.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.00%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.50%) Kali Linux
6 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (28.86%) MVC
3 41 (20.40%) TDD
4 36 (17.91%) Data Protection
5 25 (12.44%) CRM
6 24 (11.94%) Scrum
7 22 (10.95%) BDD
7 22 (10.95%) Web Development
8 16 (7.96%) DevOps
8 16 (7.96%) Mobile Development
8 16 (7.96%) Software Engineering
9 15 (7.46%) Android Development
10 13 (6.47%) SOA
11 11 (5.47%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (5.47%) SOLID
11 11 (5.47%) Unit Testing
12 10 (4.98%) OO
12 10 (4.98%) Test Automation
13 9 (4.48%) ETL
14 7 (3.48%) UML
Programming Languages
1 75 (37.31%) SQL
2 49 (24.38%) JavaScript
3 15 (7.46%) C++
3 15 (7.46%) T-SQL
4 11 (5.47%) Apex Code
4 11 (5.47%) C
4 11 (5.47%) Java
5 6 (2.99%) Ada
5 6 (2.99%) PHP
6 5 (2.49%) PowerShell
7 4 (1.99%) TypeScript
7 4 (1.99%) VBA
8 2 (1.00%) VB
8 2 (1.00%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.00%) XAML
8 2 (1.00%) XPath
9 1 (0.50%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.50%) Haskell
9 1 (0.50%) Ruby
9 1 (0.50%) X++
Qualifications
1 40 (19.90%) Security Cleared
2 33 (16.42%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.98%) Degree
4 4 (1.99%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.00%) CISA
6 1 (0.50%) CCNP
6 1 (0.50%) CCSP
6 1 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.50%) CISSP
6 1 (0.50%) GPEN
6 1 (0.50%) GWAPT
6 1 (0.50%) GXPN
6 1 (0.50%) HNC
6 1 (0.50%) ISEB
6 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.50%) OSCE
6 1 (0.50%) OSCP
6 1 (0.50%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.48%) PCI DSS
2 8 (3.98%) QA
3 2 (1.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.50%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.50%) IFRS
4 1 (0.50%) IFRS 9
4 1 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (1.49%) WMI
2 1 (0.50%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.50%) Core Impact
2 1 (0.50%) HP Fortify
2 1 (0.50%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (0.50%) Kibana
2 1 (0.50%) logstash
2 1 (0.50%) Nessus
2 1 (0.50%) Nexpose
2 1 (0.50%) Nmap
2 1 (0.50%) Perfmon
2 1 (0.50%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 50 (24.88%) Microsoft
2 27 (13.43%) Oracle
3 16 (7.96%) Xamarin
4 11 (5.47%) Citrix
4 11 (5.47%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.49%) HP
5 3 (1.49%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.50%) Apple
7 1 (0.50%) SAP
7 1 (0.50%) Serena
7 1 (0.50%) Sony
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Landmark Information Group Ltd
Rate: Competitive day rate
Posted: 19 days ago