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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank - 4 2
Contract jobs citing C# 0 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton - 23.33% 52.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 53.85% 78.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 5
Median daily rate - £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £37.56 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +7.31%
C#
Manchester

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
2 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 22.22% 43.33% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 6
Median daily rate £450 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £18.32
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 3 May 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 Bolton region with a requirement for C#.

1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (75.00%) jQuery
4 5 (62.50%) TDD
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 5 (62.50%) HTML
4 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
5 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (50.00%) Web Development
5 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
6 3 (37.50%) SQL
6 3 (37.50%) N-Tier
6 3 (37.50%) OO
6 3 (37.50%) XML
7 2 (25.00%) XSLT
7 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
7 2 (25.00%) Web Services
7 2 (25.00%) Intranet
7 2 (25.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 2 (25.00%) Single Responsibility Principle
7 2 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (12.50%) AngularJS

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Website Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 6 (75.00%) jQuery
4 5 (62.50%) HTML
5 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (37.50%) XML
7 2 (25.00%) Web Services
7 2 (25.00%) XSLT
8 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
8 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
8 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (12.50%) CSS3
8 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
8 1 (12.50%) HTML5
8 1 (12.50%) React
8 1 (12.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) Web Development
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) OO
5 2 (25.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 2 (25.00%) Single Responsibility Principle
5 2 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (12.50%) ERP
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Refactoring
6 1 (12.50%) Time Management
6 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) VB.NET