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 3 August 2015 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 16 30 32
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Contract jobs citing C# 77 42 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 8.58% 5.24% 3.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.75% 12.73% 12.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 24 14
Average daily rate
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£350 £319 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% +15.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £250 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £371 £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £35.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.68% +7.14%
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
371 330 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 41.36% 41.20% 29.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 257 107
Average daily rate £373 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 4
Average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.56 £16.50 £26.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £88.20 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 2015, 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#.

1 119 (88.81%) .NET
2 75 (55.97%) MVC
3 68 (50.75%) ASP.NET
4 60 (44.78%) JavaScript
5 58 (43.28%) SQL Server
6 45 (33.58%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (32.09%) HTML
8 42 (31.34%) CSS
9 34 (25.37%) SQL
10 32 (23.88%) ASP.NET MVC
11 25 (18.66%) .NET Framework
11 25 (18.66%) TDD
12 24 (17.91%) Microsoft
13 23 (17.16%) jQuery
14 20 (14.93%) Scrum
15 18 (13.43%) Finance
16 17 (12.69%) Business Intelligence
16 17 (12.69%) Umbraco
16 17 (12.69%) ASP.NET Web API
17 16 (11.94%) AngularJS
18 15 (11.19%) SharePoint
18 15 (11.19%) Telecoms
18 15 (11.19%) CMS
19 14 (10.45%) Web Services
19 14 (10.45%) Marketing
19 14 (10.45%) Web Development
20 12 (8.96%) Digital Marketing
20 12 (8.96%) Unit Testing
20 12 (8.96%) SharePoint 2013
20 12 (8.96%) Manufacturing

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 17 (12.69%) Umbraco
2 15 (11.19%) SharePoint
2 15 (11.19%) CMS
3 12 (8.96%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (3.73%) IIS
5 4 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (2.99%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (2.99%) Kentico
6 3 (2.24%) Node.js
7 1 (0.75%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 7 (5.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.24%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.75%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.75%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.75%) MS Project
3 1 (0.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (8.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.75%) Intranet
1 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (43.28%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.99%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.24%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.24%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.24%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.24%) Microsoft Power View
6 2 (1.49%) Big Data
6 2 (1.49%) RavenDB
6 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.75%) OLAP
7 1 (0.75%) MS Access
7 1 (0.75%) OLTP
7 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (5.97%) Visual Studio
1 8 (5.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (3.73%) Selenium
3 4 (2.99%) Cucumber
3 4 (2.99%) SpecFlow
4 3 (2.24%) Calabash
4 3 (2.24%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.49%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.75%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.75%) Subversion
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.75%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.75%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.75%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.75%) MSBuild
General
1 18 (13.43%) Finance
2 15 (11.19%) Telecoms
3 14 (10.45%) Marketing
4 12 (8.96%) Manufacturing
5 11 (8.21%) Electronics
6 4 (2.99%) Retail
7 1 (0.75%) Advertising
7 1 (0.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 111 (82.84%) Developer
2 51 (38.06%) .NET Developer
3 19 (14.18%) C# Developer
3 19 (14.18%) ASP.NET Developer
4 14 (10.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (9.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (8.96%) SharePoint Developer
7 9 (6.72%) Web Developer
8 8 (5.97%) Software Developer
9 7 (5.22%) AWS Developer
10 6 (4.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 6 (4.48%) iOS Developer
11 5 (3.73%) .NET Web Developer
12 4 (2.99%) Tester
13 3 (2.24%) Software Engineer
13 3 (2.24%) Analyst
13 3 (2.24%) UI Developer
13 3 (2.24%) UI Programmer
13 3 (2.24%) Automated Tester
13 3 (2.24%) Mobile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (88.81%) .NET
2 68 (50.75%) ASP.NET
3 43 (32.09%) HTML
4 42 (31.34%) CSS
5 32 (23.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (18.66%) .NET Framework
7 23 (17.16%) jQuery
8 17 (12.69%) ASP.NET Web API
9 16 (11.94%) AngularJS
10 14 (10.45%) Web Services
11 9 (6.72%) HTML5
11 9 (6.72%) Entity Framework
12 8 (5.97%) CSS3
12 8 (5.97%) XML
12 8 (5.97%) WCF
13 7 (5.22%) KnockoutJS
14 4 (2.99%) REST
14 4 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 4 (2.99%) Ajax
14 4 (2.99%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.21%) DTV
2 8 (5.97%) User Experience
3 7 (5.22%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.48%) Data Structures
4 6 (4.48%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.99%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.99%) Economics
5 4 (2.99%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.24%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.24%) FMCG
6 3 (2.24%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.49%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.75%) W3C
8 1 (0.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.21%) Apple iOS
2 7 (5.22%) Android
3 3 (2.24%) Windows
4 2 (1.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (55.97%) MVC
2 45 (33.58%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (18.66%) TDD
4 20 (14.93%) Scrum
5 17 (12.69%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (10.45%) Web Development
7 12 (8.96%) Digital Marketing
7 12 (8.96%) Unit Testing
7 12 (8.96%) Software Engineering
8 11 (8.21%) Programme Management
9 7 (5.22%) OO
9 7 (5.22%) BDD
10 6 (4.48%) Automated Testing
10 6 (4.48%) iOS Development
10 6 (4.48%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (4.48%) E-Commerce
10 6 (4.48%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (3.73%) B2B
11 5 (3.73%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (2.99%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 60 (44.78%) JavaScript
2 34 (25.37%) SQL
3 10 (7.46%) Java
4 8 (5.97%) VB.NET
5 7 (5.22%) Objective-C
6 5 (3.73%) Ruby
6 5 (3.73%) Apple Swift
7 4 (2.99%) TypeScript
8 3 (2.24%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.49%) Python
10 1 (0.75%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 1 (0.75%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.75%) XAML
10 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.75%) VB
10 1 (0.75%) VBA
10 1 (0.75%) C++
10 1 (0.75%) PHP
10 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (4.48%) Degree
2 3 (2.24%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.24%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.75%) HND
3 1 (0.75%) ISEB
3 1 (0.75%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.97%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) SLA
Vendors
1 24 (17.91%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.21%) SAP
3 6 (4.48%) Oracle
4 5 (3.73%) Xamarin
5 4 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.75%) Remedy
6 1 (0.75%) OpenText
6 1 (0.75%) RedDot
6 1 (0.75%) Zend
6 1 (0.75%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.75%) Adobe
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