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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 27 22 15
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs citing C# 48 58 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 5.48% 6.65% 7.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.48% 18.30% 20.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 45 35
Average daily rate
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£350 £315 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £385 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- -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
356 317 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 40.64% 36.35% 37.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 240 151
Average daily rate £400 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 13
Average hourly rate £40.50 £27.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.27% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £12.85 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.30 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 78 (82.98%) .NET
2 51 (54.26%) ASP.NET
3 42 (44.68%) MVC
4 38 (40.43%) SQL Server
5 37 (39.36%) JavaScript
6 36 (38.30%) HTML
7 31 (32.98%) CSS
8 28 (29.79%) SQL
9 27 (28.72%) jQuery
10 24 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (24.47%) ASP.NET MVC
12 21 (22.34%) Microsoft
13 19 (20.21%) Visual Studio
14 17 (18.09%) Java
15 16 (17.02%) Scrum
16 15 (15.96%) WCF
17 14 (14.89%) SQL Server 2008
17 14 (14.89%) Team Foundation Server
18 12 (12.77%) Umbraco
19 11 (11.70%) .NET Framework
19 11 (11.70%) TDD
19 11 (11.70%) SharePoint
20 10 (10.64%) VB.NET
20 10 (10.64%) Web Services
20 10 (10.64%) WPF
20 10 (10.64%) HTML5
21 9 (9.57%) Oracle Database
21 9 (9.57%) Unit Testing
21 9 (9.57%) CMS
21 9 (9.57%) Finance

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 12 (12.77%) Umbraco
2 11 (11.70%) SharePoint
3 9 (9.57%) CMS
4 7 (7.45%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (5.32%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (5.32%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (3.19%) LiveCycle
7 2 (2.13%) Kentico
7 2 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.06%) IIS
8 1 (1.06%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 4 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.13%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.13%) MS Project
3 1 (1.06%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 5 (5.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (3.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.06%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (40.43%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (9.57%) Oracle Database
4 8 (8.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (7.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (6.38%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (5.32%) MS Access
7 5 (5.32%) Relational Database
8 4 (4.26%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (3.19%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.06%) MySQL
11 1 (1.06%) ActiveReports
11 1 (1.06%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 1 (1.06%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (20.21%) Visual Studio
2 14 (14.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (8.51%) Jenkins
4 7 (7.45%) Git (software)
5 6 (6.38%) Selenium
6 5 (5.32%) Subversion
7 4 (4.26%) WebDriver
8 3 (3.19%) Hudson
8 3 (3.19%) Maven
8 3 (3.19%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (3.19%) Eclipse
8 3 (3.19%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (2.13%) Ant
9 2 (2.13%) SpecFlow
9 2 (2.13%) NetBeans
10 1 (1.06%) FitNesse
10 1 (1.06%) TestNG
10 1 (1.06%) Jasmine
10 1 (1.06%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.06%) JUnit
General
1 9 (9.57%) Finance
2 7 (7.45%) Marketing
3 6 (6.38%) Electronics
4 5 (5.32%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.32%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.06%) Advertising
5 1 (1.06%) Games
5 1 (1.06%) Banking
5 1 (1.06%) Law
5 1 (1.06%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 70 (74.47%) Developer
2 29 (30.85%) .NET Developer
3 17 (18.09%) C# Developer
4 14 (14.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (11.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (10.64%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (8.51%) Analyst
8 7 (7.45%) Umbraco Developer
9 6 (6.38%) SharePoint Developer
9 6 (6.38%) Senior Developer
10 5 (5.32%) Web Developer
11 4 (4.26%) Test Analyst
11 4 (4.26%) Analyst Programmer
11 4 (4.26%) Programmer
11 4 (4.26%) Software Engineer
12 3 (3.19%) Test Engineer
13 2 (2.13%) Senior Software Engineer
13 2 (2.13%) .NET Web Developer
13 2 (2.13%) Senior C# Developer
13 2 (2.13%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (82.98%) .NET
2 51 (54.26%) ASP.NET
3 36 (38.30%) HTML
4 31 (32.98%) CSS
5 27 (28.72%) jQuery
6 23 (24.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (15.96%) WCF
8 11 (11.70%) .NET Framework
9 10 (10.64%) WPF
9 10 (10.64%) Web Services
9 10 (10.64%) HTML5
10 9 (9.57%) XML
11 6 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 6 (6.38%) CSS3
11 6 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 5 (5.32%) AngularJS
13 4 (4.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 4 (4.26%) RESTful
13 4 (4.26%) JSON
13 4 (4.26%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.32%) DTV
1 5 (5.32%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.26%) Open Source
3 3 (3.19%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.13%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.13%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.13%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.13%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.06%) Physics
5 1 (1.06%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.06%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.06%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.38%) Linux
2 4 (4.26%) Windows
3 2 (2.13%) Android
3 2 (2.13%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.06%) Solaris
4 1 (1.06%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (44.68%) MVC
2 24 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (17.02%) Scrum
4 11 (11.70%) TDD
5 9 (9.57%) Unit Testing
6 6 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (6.38%) Software Engineering
7 5 (5.32%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (5.32%) Programme Management
7 5 (5.32%) SOA
7 5 (5.32%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (5.32%) Waterfall
8 4 (4.26%) Test Scripting
8 4 (4.26%) E-Commerce
8 4 (4.26%) V-Model
8 4 (4.26%) Test Automation
8 4 (4.26%) Web Development
9 3 (3.19%) Content Management
9 3 (3.19%) Information Management
9 3 (3.19%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (39.36%) JavaScript
2 28 (29.79%) SQL
3 17 (18.09%) Java
4 10 (10.64%) VB.NET
5 6 (6.38%) PL/SQL
6 5 (5.32%) VB
7 4 (4.26%) VB6
8 2 (2.13%) Ruby
8 2 (2.13%) XAML
8 2 (2.13%) VBA
8 2 (2.13%) Python
8 2 (2.13%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.13%) C++
8 2 (2.13%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.06%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.06%) C
9 1 (1.06%) Perl
9 1 (1.06%) PHP
9 1 (1.06%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.06%) VC++
Qualifications
1 7 (7.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.26%) Degree
2 4 (4.26%) ISEB
3 3 (3.19%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.19%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.13%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.13%) VCP4
5 1 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.06%) HND
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) QA
2 1 (1.06%) HL7
Vendors
1 21 (22.34%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.57%) Oracle
3 7 (7.45%) Sitecore
4 6 (6.38%) SAP
5 3 (3.19%) Adobe
6 2 (2.13%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.06%) Ektron
7 1 (1.06%) Cerner
7 1 (1.06%) CODA
7 1 (1.06%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.06%) Sage
7 1 (1.06%) Open Text
7 1 (1.06%) RedDot
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