The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Bristol 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 20 15 19
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing C# 61 50 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 6.51% 7.82% 6.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.48% 23.15% 24.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 37 49
Average daily rate £313 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £258 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £400 £366
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +31.14%
Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
394 216 280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 42.05% 33.80% 28.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 120 178
Average daily rate £350 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £227 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 31
Average hourly rate £27.50 £35.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.53% +9.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £12.42 £22.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
C#
South West

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 18 April 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#
Contract Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Bristol region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - - - - 1
C#
South West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 92 (84.40%) .NET
2 52 (47.71%) SQL
2 52 (47.71%) SQL Server
3 49 (44.95%) ASP.NET
4 41 (37.61%) MVC
5 31 (28.44%) HTML
6 29 (26.61%) JavaScript
7 26 (23.85%) Microsoft
8 25 (22.94%) SharePoint
8 25 (22.94%) CSS
9 19 (17.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 19 (17.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 18 (16.51%) SQL Server 2008
11 16 (14.68%) Security Cleared
11 16 (14.68%) jQuery
12 15 (13.76%) SC Cleared
12 15 (13.76%) SharePoint 2013
13 13 (11.93%) .NET Framework
13 13 (11.93%) T-SQL
14 12 (11.01%) Visual Studio
14 12 (11.01%) Web Services
14 12 (11.01%) CMS
14 12 (11.01%) Scrum
14 12 (11.01%) WCF
14 12 (11.01%) Team Foundation Server
14 12 (11.01%) SharePoint 2010
15 10 (9.17%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (9.17%) SQL Server 2005
15 10 (9.17%) Oracle
16 9 (8.26%) XML

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 25 (22.94%) SharePoint
2 15 (13.76%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (11.01%) CMS
3 12 (11.01%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (6.42%) Umbraco
5 6 (5.50%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (4.59%) IIS
7 4 (3.67%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.83%) Kentico
9 1 (0.92%) Node.js
9 1 (0.92%) EPiServer CMS
9 1 (0.92%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (0.92%) Apache
9 1 (0.92%) Joomla!
Applications
1 3 (2.75%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.75%) CATIA
1 3 (2.75%) Windchill
2 1 (0.92%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.59%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (47.71%) SQL Server
2 19 (17.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (16.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (9.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (7.34%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (5.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (4.59%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (3.67%) MySQL
8 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.92%) Big Data
9 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.92%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.92%) DTS
9 1 (0.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (11.01%) Visual Studio
1 12 (11.01%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.75%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (2.75%) Subversion
3 2 (1.83%) Moq
3 2 (1.83%) Selenium
4 1 (0.92%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (0.92%) MSTest
4 1 (0.92%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.92%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.92%) PhoneGap
4 1 (0.92%) xUnit.net
4 1 (0.92%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.92%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.92%) NUnit
4 1 (0.92%) ReSharper
General
1 8 (7.34%) Finance
2 5 (4.59%) Publishing
3 3 (2.75%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.75%) Banking
3 3 (2.75%) Marketing
3 3 (2.75%) Legal
4 2 (1.83%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.83%) Electronics
5 1 (0.92%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.92%) Automotive
5 1 (0.92%) Law
Job Titles
1 83 (76.15%) Developer
2 31 (28.44%) .NET Developer
3 26 (23.85%) C# Developer
4 14 (12.84%) ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (11.93%) SharePoint Developer
6 12 (11.01%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (10.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (10.09%) SQL Developer
8 7 (6.42%) Analyst
9 6 (5.50%) Web Developer
9 6 (5.50%) Architect
9 6 (5.50%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.59%) WPF Developer
10 5 (4.59%) Consultant
11 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Developer
11 4 (3.67%) SharePoint Consultant
11 4 (3.67%) SharePoint Architect
12 3 (2.75%) Sitecore Developer
12 3 (2.75%) Test Analyst
12 3 (2.75%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (84.40%) .NET
2 49 (44.95%) ASP.NET
3 31 (28.44%) HTML
4 25 (22.94%) CSS
5 19 (17.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (14.68%) jQuery
7 13 (11.93%) .NET Framework
8 12 (11.01%) Web Services
8 12 (11.01%) WCF
9 9 (8.26%) XML
10 7 (6.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 7 (6.42%) JSON
11 6 (5.50%) WPF
12 5 (4.59%) HTML5
12 5 (4.59%) Castle Windsor
12 5 (4.59%) CSS3
12 5 (4.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 5 (4.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (4.59%) XSLT
13 4 (3.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.83%) DTV
1 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (1.83%) Computer Science
2 1 (0.92%) Data Extraction
2 1 (0.92%) Data Integration
2 1 (0.92%) Open Source
2 1 (0.92%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
2 1 (0.92%) N-Tier
2 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
2 1 (0.92%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.34%) Windows
2 5 (4.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.92%) Android
3 1 (0.92%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (37.61%) MVC
2 12 (11.01%) Scrum
3 10 (9.17%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (8.26%) OO
4 9 (8.26%) TDD
5 8 (7.34%) ETL
5 8 (7.34%) Web Development
6 7 (6.42%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (3.67%) UML
7 4 (3.67%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (2.75%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (2.75%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (2.75%) BDD
8 3 (2.75%) Data Modelling
8 3 (2.75%) Service Management
8 3 (2.75%) SEO
8 3 (2.75%) PLM
8 3 (2.75%) PDM
9 2 (1.83%) Programme Management
9 2 (1.83%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 52 (47.71%) SQL
2 29 (26.61%) JavaScript
3 13 (11.93%) T-SQL
4 6 (5.50%) PHP
4 6 (5.50%) Java
5 5 (4.59%) PL/SQL
6 4 (3.67%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.75%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.75%) VB
7 3 (2.75%) Perl
7 3 (2.75%) C++
7 3 (2.75%) Python
8 1 (0.92%) VC++
8 1 (0.92%) C
8 1 (0.92%) VBA
8 1 (0.92%) VB6
Qualifications
1 16 (14.68%) Security Cleared
2 15 (13.76%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.75%) Degree
4 1 (0.92%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.92%) ISEB
4 1 (0.92%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.92%) QA
1 1 (0.92%) DICOM
Vendors
1 26 (23.85%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.17%) Oracle
3 7 (6.42%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.75%) Remedy
5 2 (1.83%) SAP
5 2 (1.83%) EPiServer
Bristol, Avon
Experis IT
Rate: £220 - £280 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £220 - £280 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol, Avon
TLT
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
Progressive Recruitment
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 25 days ago