The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 7 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing C# 4 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 10.26% 30.43% 16.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.67% 53.85% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Median daily rate £363 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.58%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Programming Languages Category
Bolton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
15 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 38.46% 56.52% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 5
Median daily rate £363 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bolton region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C# across the Bolton region.

C# Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Bolton region.

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Bolton

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Bolton region with a requirement for C#.

1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) Web Development
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 3 (50.00%) HTML5
4 3 (50.00%) Ektron
4 3 (50.00%) MVC
4 3 (50.00%) CMS
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) Web Services
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) Content Management
5 2 (33.33%) WCF
5 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (16.67%) SDLC
6 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (16.67%) Node.js
6 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 1 (16.67%) EPiServer
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (16.67%) XML
6 1 (16.67%) XSD
6 1 (16.67%) XSL

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 3 (50.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# WCF Developer
3 1 (16.67%) CMS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) EPiServer Developer
3 1 (16.67%) WCF Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 3 (50.00%) HTML5
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (33.33%) WCF
5 2 (33.33%) Web Services
6 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (16.67%) Node.js
6 1 (16.67%) XML
6 1 (16.67%) XSD
6 1 (16.67%) XSL
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Content Management
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) DSDM
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) RAD
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Ektron
2 1 (16.67%) EPiServer