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 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 8 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing C# 3 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 7.32% 23.81% 18.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.27% 50.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Median daily rate £400 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £39.13 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.07% +14.23%

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
11 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 26.83% 47.62% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 4
Median daily rate £400 £325 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +36.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £285 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £380 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

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 25 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 Bolton region with a requirement for C#.

1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) jQuery
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
3 7 (77.78%) Web Development
3 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
4 6 (66.67%) CMS
4 6 (66.67%) EPiServer
4 6 (66.67%) HTML5
5 4 (44.44%) MVC
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
6 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (33.33%) Content Management
7 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
7 2 (22.22%) WCF
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (22.22%) SQL
7 2 (22.22%) Web Services
8 1 (11.11%) XML
8 1 (11.11%) XSD
8 1 (11.11%) XSL
8 1 (11.11%) OO
8 1 (11.11%) RAD
8 1 (11.11%) DSDM
8 1 (11.11%) Python
8 1 (11.11%) CRM
8 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling

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 6 (66.67%) CMS
1 6 (66.67%) EPiServer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) CMS Developer
3 3 (33.33%) EPiServer Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# WCF Developer
4 1 (11.11%) WCF Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) jQuery
3 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
4 6 (66.67%) HTML5
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (22.22%) WCF
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
6 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (11.11%) Node.js
6 1 (11.11%) XML
6 1 (11.11%) XSD
6 1 (11.11%) XSL
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Web Development
2 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Content Management
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) DSDM
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) RAD
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL