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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 18 23 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing C# 56 56 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 6.50% 6.70% 6.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.36% 14.55% 19.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 40 24
Average daily rate
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£320 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £378 £361
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.28% -6.66%
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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
305 385 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 35.42% 46.05% 31.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 313 94
Average daily rate £375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £450 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 5
Average hourly rate £35.20 £36.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £21.20 £22.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.62 £42.60 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +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 29 May 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 29 May 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 87 (84.47%) .NET
2 60 (58.25%) MVC
3 56 (54.37%) ASP.NET
4 43 (41.75%) SQL Server
5 40 (38.83%) JavaScript
6 34 (33.01%) HTML
7 33 (32.04%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (28.16%) CSS
9 27 (26.21%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (24.27%) SQL
11 22 (21.36%) jQuery
12 16 (15.53%) Scrum
12 16 (15.53%) Umbraco
13 15 (14.56%) CMS
13 15 (14.56%) Web Services
13 15 (14.56%) Microsoft
14 14 (13.59%) TDD
15 13 (12.62%) SharePoint
16 12 (11.65%) Java
16 12 (11.65%) .NET Framework
17 11 (10.68%) WCF
17 11 (10.68%) Visual Studio
17 11 (10.68%) Finance
18 10 (9.71%) Marketing
18 10 (9.71%) Team Foundation Server
19 9 (8.74%) QA
19 9 (8.74%) Apple iOS
19 9 (8.74%) AngularJS
20 8 (7.77%) Telecoms
20 8 (7.77%) Software Engineering

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 16 (15.53%) Umbraco
2 15 (14.56%) CMS
3 13 (12.62%) SharePoint
4 7 (6.80%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (5.83%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.94%) IIS
6 2 (1.94%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.97%) Kentico
7 1 (0.97%) LiveCycle
7 1 (0.97%) Sitefinity
7 1 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (2.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.97%) MS Project
2 1 (0.97%) MS Office
2 1 (0.97%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.97%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 7 (6.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.91%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.97%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.97%) SaaS
3 1 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.91%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (41.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.94%) MS Access
5 2 (1.94%) Big Data
5 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.97%) ActiveReports
6 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.97%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.97%) MySQL
6 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (10.68%) Visual Studio
2 10 (9.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (5.83%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.85%) Selenium
5 4 (3.88%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.88%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.91%) WebDriver
6 3 (2.91%) Calabash
6 3 (2.91%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.97%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.97%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.97%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.97%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.97%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.97%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.97%) Subversion
7 1 (0.97%) Log4Net
General
1 11 (10.68%) Finance
2 10 (9.71%) Marketing
3 8 (7.77%) Telecoms
4 7 (6.80%) Manufacturing
4 7 (6.80%) Electronics
5 3 (2.91%) Retail
6 1 (0.97%) Games
6 1 (0.97%) Advertising
6 1 (0.97%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 83 (80.58%) Developer
2 48 (46.60%) .NET Developer
3 18 (17.48%) C# Developer
4 17 (16.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 16 (15.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (14.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (8.74%) Web Developer
8 7 (6.80%) SharePoint Developer
9 6 (5.83%) iOS Developer
10 4 (3.88%) Tester
10 4 (3.88%) Umbraco Developer
11 3 (2.91%) AWS Developer
11 3 (2.91%) Automated Tester
11 3 (2.91%) Mobile Tester
11 3 (2.91%) Software Engineer
11 3 (2.91%) Analyst
11 3 (2.91%) Software Developer
11 3 (2.91%) Architect
11 3 (2.91%) .NET Web Developer
11 3 (2.91%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (84.47%) .NET
2 56 (54.37%) ASP.NET
3 34 (33.01%) HTML
4 29 (28.16%) CSS
5 27 (26.21%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (21.36%) jQuery
7 15 (14.56%) Web Services
8 12 (11.65%) .NET Framework
9 11 (10.68%) WCF
10 9 (8.74%) AngularJS
11 8 (7.77%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (6.80%) HTML5
12 7 (6.80%) WPF
12 7 (6.80%) XML
13 5 (4.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 4 (3.88%) CSS3
14 4 (3.88%) Entity Framework
14 4 (3.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 4 (3.88%) RESTful
15 3 (2.91%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.80%) User Experience
1 7 (6.80%) DTV
2 5 (4.85%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.88%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.88%) Data Structures
3 4 (3.88%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.91%) FMCG
5 2 (1.94%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.97%) Physics
6 1 (0.97%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.97%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.74%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.91%) Android
2 3 (2.91%) Windows
3 2 (1.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (58.25%) MVC
2 33 (32.04%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (15.53%) Scrum
4 14 (13.59%) TDD
5 8 (7.77%) Software Engineering
5 8 (7.77%) Digital Marketing
6 7 (6.80%) Unit Testing
6 7 (6.80%) Web Development
6 7 (6.80%) Programme Management
6 7 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (5.83%) CRM
7 6 (5.83%) BDD
7 6 (5.83%) iOS Development
7 6 (5.83%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (4.85%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (4.85%) B2B
8 5 (4.85%) E-Commerce
9 4 (3.88%) OO
9 4 (3.88%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (3.88%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (38.83%) JavaScript
2 25 (24.27%) SQL
3 12 (11.65%) Java
4 7 (6.80%) Objective-C
5 6 (5.83%) VB.NET
6 5 (4.85%) Apple Swift
6 5 (4.85%) Ruby
7 3 (2.91%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.94%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.94%) C++
9 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.97%) Python
9 1 (0.97%) VB
9 1 (0.97%) VBA
9 1 (0.97%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.97%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 1 (0.97%) VB6
9 1 (0.97%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (4.85%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.94%) Degree
4 1 (0.97%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.97%) HND
4 1 (0.97%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.74%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (14.56%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.80%) SAP
3 4 (3.88%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (3.88%) Oracle
4 2 (1.94%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.97%) Ektron
5 1 (0.97%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.97%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.97%) Remedy
5 1 (0.97%) Adobe
5 1 (0.97%) CODA
5 1 (0.97%) Sage
5 1 (0.97%) OpenText
5 1 (0.97%) RedDot
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