The first table below looks at the demand for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bracknell region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 31 35 18
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -17
Contract jobs citing C# 5 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.70% 0.93% 4.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.85% 2.70% 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Average daily rate £225 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
Programming Languages Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
73 74 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 24.83% 34.42% 26.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 19 7
Average daily rate £338 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £314 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £428 £566
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.33 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.41% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
C#
Berkshire

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 12 (80.00%) .NET
2 9 (60.00%) SQL
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
4 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (33.33%) Java
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle
6 4 (26.67%) Scrum
6 4 (26.67%) Retail
6 4 (26.67%) Selenium
6 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (20.00%) User Stories
7 3 (20.00%) Cucumber
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (20.00%) Ruby
7 3 (20.00%) MVC
7 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (20.00%) MySQL
7 3 (20.00%) VB
7 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
7 3 (20.00%) Linux
7 3 (20.00%) UNIX
7 3 (20.00%) Windows
7 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
8 2 (13.33%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (13.33%) SOA

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 1 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (6.67%) CMS
1 1 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (6.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (20.00%) MySQL
3 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (6.67%) Big Data
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Selenium
2 3 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (13.33%) Ranorex
3 2 (13.33%) JUnit
3 2 (13.33%) WinRunner
3 2 (13.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (13.33%) NUnit
4 1 (6.67%) Subversion
4 1 (6.67%) Maven
4 1 (6.67%) JIRA
4 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
4 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
4 1 (6.67%) FishEye
4 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (26.67%) Retail
2 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Leader
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Junior
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Lead C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Applications Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Data Integration Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (13.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (13.33%) WCF
3 2 (13.33%) jQuery
4 1 (6.67%) RESTful
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (6.67%) EJB
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) XML
4 1 (6.67%) Middleware
4 1 (6.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Open Source
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) UNIX
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Scrum
1 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
2 3 (20.00%) MVC
2 3 (20.00%) User Stories
2 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (13.33%) SOA
3 2 (13.33%) Automation Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (6.67%) Master Data Management
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Revenue Management
4 1 (6.67%) Database Tuning
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) ETL
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) VB
3 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (20.00%) Ruby
4 2 (13.33%) Perl
4 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (13.33%) C++
5 1 (6.67%) Groovy
5 1 (6.67%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) Sitecore
4 1 (6.67%) Informatica
4 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (6.67%) Open Text