The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 19 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing C# 98 88 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 7.53% 7.48% 7.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.22% 24.18% 24.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 62 50
Average daily rate
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£324 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £251 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.62 £35.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+7.48% -9.09%
C#
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
422 364 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 32.44% 30.95% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 206 155
Average daily rate £325 £325 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 15
Average hourly rate £26.00 £15.97 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.80% -29.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

C#
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +1 66 £325 -7.14% 17
Aylesbury +3 6 £288 -29.01% 4
High Wycombe -1 6 £263 +11.70% 1
Marlow 0 5 £263 -0.94% 2
Newport Pagnell - 1 - - 1
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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#.

1 155 (84.70%) .NET
2 88 (48.09%) MVC
3 85 (46.45%) Agile Software Development
4 83 (45.36%) ASP.NET
5 76 (41.53%) SQL Server
6 70 (38.25%) JavaScript
7 67 (36.61%) WCF
8 64 (34.97%) HTML
8 64 (34.97%) SQL
9 59 (32.24%) Visual Studio
10 58 (31.69%) jQuery
11 53 (28.96%) ASP.NET MVC
12 52 (28.42%) TDD
13 51 (27.87%) Scrum
13 51 (27.87%) CSS
14 48 (26.23%) .NET Framework
15 46 (25.14%) OO
16 40 (21.86%) Web Services
17 36 (19.67%) Finance
18 29 (15.85%) Oracle
19 28 (15.30%) XML
20 27 (14.75%) Team Foundation Server
21 26 (14.21%) WPF
21 26 (14.21%) T-SQL
21 26 (14.21%) BDD
21 26 (14.21%) Entity Framework
22 25 (13.66%) KnockoutJS
22 25 (13.66%) AngularJS
22 25 (13.66%) Windows
22 25 (13.66%) Unit Testing

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 18 (9.84%) Kentico
2 17 (9.29%) CMS
3 15 (8.20%) SharePoint
4 9 (4.92%) IIS
5 5 (2.73%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (2.19%) Confluence
6 4 (2.19%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.19%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (2.19%) Node.js
7 3 (1.64%) SAS
8 2 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.55%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.55%) Facebook Platform
9 1 (0.55%) WordPress
9 1 (0.55%) Drupal
9 1 (0.55%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (0.55%) MS Office
1 1 (0.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.19%) AMQP
1 4 (2.19%) TCP/IP
1 4 (2.19%) Internet
2 2 (1.09%) DHCP
2 2 (1.09%) SNMP
2 2 (1.09%) DNS
3 1 (0.55%) 4G
3 1 (0.55%) 3G
3 1 (0.55%) 2G
3 1 (0.55%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (41.53%) SQL Server
2 21 (11.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (9.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (5.46%) Oracle Database
5 8 (4.37%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (2.73%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.73%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.19%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.19%) Big Data
7 4 (2.19%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.64%) Base SAS
9 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.55%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.55%) MySQL
10 1 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.55%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 59 (32.24%) Visual Studio
2 27 (14.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (9.84%) NUnit
4 14 (7.65%) Selenium
5 13 (7.10%) JIRA
5 13 (7.10%) WebDriver
6 9 (4.92%) Subversion
7 8 (4.37%) Cucumber
8 7 (3.83%) SpecFlow
8 7 (3.83%) Toad
9 6 (3.28%) MSTest
9 6 (3.28%) TeamCity
10 4 (2.19%) Mercurial
10 4 (2.19%) Git (software)
10 4 (2.19%) Eclipse
10 4 (2.19%) Ant
10 4 (2.19%) JUnit
10 4 (2.19%) Gradle
10 4 (2.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (1.64%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 36 (19.67%) Finance
2 6 (3.28%) Banking
2 6 (3.28%) Marketing
3 5 (2.73%) Electronics
4 3 (1.64%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.64%) Games
4 3 (1.64%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.64%) Retail
5 2 (1.09%) Back Office
5 2 (1.09%) Advertising
6 1 (0.55%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.55%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 149 (81.42%) Developer
2 58 (31.69%) .NET Developer
3 39 (21.31%) C# Developer
4 32 (17.49%) Web Developer
5 16 (8.74%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (7.65%) ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (6.01%) WPF Developer
7 11 (6.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (6.01%) Analyst
8 10 (5.46%) Senior Developer
9 9 (4.92%) Agile .NET Developer
10 8 (4.37%) Software Developer
11 7 (3.83%) Software Engineer
11 7 (3.83%) C# Web Developer
11 7 (3.83%) .NET Web Developer
12 6 (3.28%) Test Analyst
13 5 (2.73%) SharePoint Developer
14 4 (2.19%) QA Analyst
14 4 (2.19%) BizTalk Developer
14 4 (2.19%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (84.70%) .NET
2 83 (45.36%) ASP.NET
3 67 (36.61%) WCF
4 64 (34.97%) HTML
5 58 (31.69%) jQuery
6 53 (28.96%) ASP.NET MVC
7 51 (27.87%) CSS
8 48 (26.23%) .NET Framework
9 40 (21.86%) Web Services
10 28 (15.30%) XML
11 26 (14.21%) WPF
11 26 (14.21%) Entity Framework
12 25 (13.66%) KnockoutJS
12 25 (13.66%) AngularJS
13 20 (10.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 18 (9.84%) NHibernate
15 16 (8.74%) WinForms
15 16 (8.74%) LINQ
16 15 (8.20%) Ajax
17 12 (6.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.29%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.46%) Client/Server
3 9 (4.92%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.83%) N-Tier
5 6 (3.28%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.28%) Open Source
6 5 (2.73%) Data Integration
7 4 (2.19%) Social Media
8 3 (1.64%) EPoS
8 3 (1.64%) DTV
9 2 (1.09%) Reference Data
9 2 (1.09%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.55%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.55%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.55%) SCADA
10 1 (0.55%) Ergonomics
10 1 (0.55%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 25 (13.66%) Windows
2 11 (6.01%) Linux
3 4 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.64%) MVS
5 2 (1.09%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (1.09%) Android
5 2 (1.09%) Windows NT
5 2 (1.09%) UNIX
5 2 (1.09%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.55%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.55%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (48.09%) MVC
2 85 (46.45%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (28.42%) TDD
4 51 (27.87%) Scrum
5 46 (25.14%) OO
6 26 (14.21%) BDD
7 25 (13.66%) Unit Testing
8 20 (10.93%) MVVM
9 19 (10.38%) Web Development
9 19 (10.38%) OOD
10 17 (9.29%) Automated Testing
10 17 (9.29%) SOA
11 15 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (8.20%) Software Engineering
12 11 (6.01%) Domain-Driven Design
13 9 (4.92%) Test Scripting
14 8 (4.37%) Multithreading
15 7 (3.83%) Configuration Management
15 7 (3.83%) Business Intelligence
15 7 (3.83%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 70 (38.25%) JavaScript
2 64 (34.97%) SQL
3 26 (14.21%) T-SQL
4 16 (8.74%) C++
5 13 (7.10%) Java
6 11 (6.01%) VB.NET
7 10 (5.46%) XAML
8 9 (4.92%) C
9 5 (2.73%) Bourne shell
10 4 (2.19%) PHP
11 3 (1.64%) Ruby
12 2 (1.09%) Python
12 2 (1.09%) Embedded C
12 2 (1.09%) VBScript
12 2 (1.09%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.09%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.55%) VB
13 1 (0.55%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.55%) VBA
13 1 (0.55%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 11 (6.01%) Degree
2 9 (4.92%) DV Cleared
2 9 (4.92%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.19%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.28%) QA
2 3 (1.64%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.09%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (2.19%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.09%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (2.19%) Vagrant
1 4 (2.19%) Puppet
2 2 (1.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (15.85%) Oracle
2 17 (9.29%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.19%) Atlassian
3 4 (2.19%) Red Hat
4 3 (1.64%) Remedy
4 3 (1.64%) SAP
5 2 (1.09%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.55%) Facebook
6 1 (0.55%) Twitter
6 1 (0.55%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.55%) Google
6 1 (0.55%) Telerik
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