The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 21 30 9
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -21
Contract jobs citing C# 56 26 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 6.09% 4.24% 12.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.82% 13.00% 32.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 14 59
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£320 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £372 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 9
Average hourly rate £37.25 - £47.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.45 - £32.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.05 - £50.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
C#
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
354 200 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 38.48% 32.63% 37.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 143 192
Average daily rate £375 £323 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% +4.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 25
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £17.50 £29.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £45.00 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 95 (89.62%) .NET
2 60 (56.60%) ASP.NET
3 45 (42.45%) SQL
4 44 (41.51%) JavaScript
5 41 (38.68%) SQL Server
6 40 (37.74%) HTML
7 37 (34.91%) CSS
8 33 (31.13%) MVC
9 22 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (18.87%) Microsoft
10 20 (18.87%) jQuery
11 19 (17.92%) SharePoint
12 17 (16.04%) CMS
13 16 (15.09%) .NET Framework
14 15 (14.15%) Umbraco
14 15 (14.15%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (11.32%) SQL Server 2008
15 12 (11.32%) Finance
15 12 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (11.32%) T-SQL
16 11 (10.38%) Web Services
16 11 (10.38%) Scrum
17 10 (9.43%) Security Cleared
17 10 (9.43%) Electronics
17 10 (9.43%) Manufacturing
18 9 (8.49%) Telecoms
18 9 (8.49%) Oracle
18 9 (8.49%) SAP
18 9 (8.49%) VB.NET
18 9 (8.49%) Java

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 19 (17.92%) SharePoint
2 17 (16.04%) CMS
3 15 (14.15%) Umbraco
4 9 (8.49%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (7.55%) Sitecore CMS
5 8 (7.55%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.83%) IIS
6 3 (2.83%) Kentico
6 3 (2.83%) Node.js
7 2 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.94%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.94%) CATIA
2 1 (0.94%) Windchill
2 1 (0.94%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.94%) MS Office
2 1 (0.94%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (7.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.94%) CODA-Financials
2 1 (0.94%) LabWindows
2 1 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.77%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (38.68%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.72%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (3.77%) MySQL
5 3 (2.83%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.94%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (4.72%) Subversion
1 5 (4.72%) Visual Studio
1 5 (4.72%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (4.72%) Selenium
2 4 (3.77%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.89%) SpecFlow
3 2 (1.89%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.89%) WebDriver
3 2 (1.89%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (1.89%) NUnit
4 1 (0.94%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.94%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.94%) PVCS
4 1 (0.94%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.94%) MSTest
4 1 (0.94%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (0.94%) Moq
4 1 (0.94%) xUnit.net
4 1 (0.94%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (11.32%) Finance
2 10 (9.43%) Electronics
2 10 (9.43%) Manufacturing
3 9 (8.49%) Telecoms
3 9 (8.49%) Marketing
4 5 (4.72%) Banking
5 4 (3.77%) Retail
5 4 (3.77%) Publishing
6 2 (1.89%) Law
7 1 (0.94%) Legal
7 1 (0.94%) Automotive
7 1 (0.94%) Billing
Job Titles
1 79 (74.53%) Developer
2 32 (30.19%) .NET Developer
3 22 (20.75%) C# Developer
4 11 (10.38%) ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (10.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (8.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (8.49%) SharePoint Developer
6 8 (7.55%) Senior Developer
7 7 (6.60%) Web Developer
7 7 (6.60%) Umbraco Developer
8 6 (5.66%) Software Developer
9 5 (4.72%) Tester
9 5 (4.72%) Sitecore Developer
10 4 (3.77%) Excel Developer
10 4 (3.77%) SharePoint Consultant
10 4 (3.77%) SQL Developer
10 4 (3.77%) Consultant
10 4 (3.77%) Analyst
11 3 (2.83%) Test Analyst
11 3 (2.83%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (89.62%) .NET
2 60 (56.60%) ASP.NET
3 40 (37.74%) HTML
4 37 (34.91%) CSS
5 20 (18.87%) jQuery
6 16 (15.09%) .NET Framework
7 15 (14.15%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (10.38%) Web Services
9 8 (7.55%) XML
10 7 (6.60%) WCF
10 7 (6.60%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 7 (6.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 6 (5.66%) HTML5
11 6 (5.66%) JSON
12 5 (4.72%) Ajax
12 5 (4.72%) REST
12 5 (4.72%) CSS3
12 5 (4.72%) AngularJS
13 4 (3.77%) Apache Cordova
13 4 (3.77%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.55%) DTV
2 5 (4.72%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.83%) Mathematics
3 3 (2.83%) User Experience
3 3 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.94%) Semantic Web
4 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.94%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.77%) Apple iOS
1 4 (3.77%) Android
1 4 (3.77%) Windows
2 3 (2.83%) Linux
2 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.89%) UNIX
4 1 (0.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (31.13%) MVC
2 22 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (10.38%) Scrum
5 8 (7.55%) Digital Marketing
5 8 (7.55%) Unit Testing
5 8 (7.55%) Programme Management
6 7 (6.60%) TDD
6 7 (6.60%) Web Development
7 6 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (4.72%) E-Commerce
8 5 (4.72%) Software Engineering
9 4 (3.77%) BDD
9 4 (3.77%) Business Analysis
9 4 (3.77%) Integration Testing
9 4 (3.77%) OO
9 4 (3.77%) Validation
10 3 (2.83%) Code Coverage
10 3 (2.83%) OOP
10 3 (2.83%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (42.45%) SQL
2 44 (41.51%) JavaScript
3 12 (11.32%) T-SQL
4 9 (8.49%) VB.NET
4 9 (8.49%) Java
5 7 (6.60%) C++
5 7 (6.60%) PHP
6 6 (5.66%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.72%) VBA
8 4 (3.77%) Python
8 4 (3.77%) VB
9 3 (2.83%) C
10 2 (1.89%) Apex Code
10 2 (1.89%) Embedded C
10 2 (1.89%) VC++
10 2 (1.89%) Perl
11 1 (0.94%) VB6
11 1 (0.94%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (9.43%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.66%) Degree
2 6 (5.66%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.72%) ISEB
4 4 (3.77%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.94%) HNC
5 1 (0.94%) HND
5 1 (0.94%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.94%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.94%) HL7
1 1 (0.94%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (18.87%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.49%) Oracle
2 9 (8.49%) SAP
2 9 (8.49%) Sitecore
3 2 (1.89%) EPiServer
3 2 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.89%) Remedy
4 1 (0.94%) Cerner
4 1 (0.94%) CODA
4 1 (0.94%) JD Edwards
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