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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 16 17 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing C# 80 94 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 8.34% 8.11% 9.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.88% 25.47% 29.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 65 60
Average daily rate £390 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
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
335 369 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 34.93% 31.84% 31.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 180 180
Average daily rate £363 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 9
Average hourly rate £28.75 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £17.00 £24.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.70 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 63 £390 +0.64% 17
Aylesbury 0 4 £450 +35.84% 7
High Wycombe +2 1 £245 -21.60% 15
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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#.

1 150 (88.76%) .NET
2 86 (50.89%) SQL Server
3 76 (44.97%) SQL
4 74 (43.79%) Agile Software Development
5 70 (41.42%) ASP.NET
6 59 (34.91%) MVC
7 51 (30.18%) JavaScript
8 42 (24.85%) HTML
8 42 (24.85%) Finance
8 42 (24.85%) TDD
9 41 (24.26%) WCF
10 36 (21.30%) ASP.NET MVC
11 32 (18.93%) CSS
11 32 (18.93%) Visual Studio
12 30 (17.75%) XML
12 30 (17.75%) Microsoft
13 28 (16.57%) Web Services
13 28 (16.57%) WPF
14 27 (15.98%) .NET Framework
14 27 (15.98%) jQuery
15 25 (14.79%) Windows
15 25 (14.79%) Scrum
16 22 (13.02%) OO
16 22 (13.02%) Software Engineering
16 22 (13.02%) MVVM
17 20 (11.83%) AngularJS
18 19 (11.24%) Oracle
19 18 (10.65%) Analytical Skills
19 18 (10.65%) SOAP
20 17 (10.06%) SharePoint

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 17 (10.06%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.55%) Apache
2 6 (3.55%) IIS
3 5 (2.96%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (2.96%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.37%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (2.37%) CICS
5 3 (1.78%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.18%) CMS
6 2 (1.18%) JBoss
6 2 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.59%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.59%) MQSeries
Applications
1 8 (4.73%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.55%) MS Office
3 1 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.59%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.96%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (2.96%) SaaS
3 4 (2.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.73%) Intranet
2 5 (2.96%) LDAP
2 5 (2.96%) SMTP
3 4 (2.37%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.18%) FTP
4 2 (1.18%) HTTP
4 2 (1.18%) SSL
4 2 (1.18%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.59%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.59%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (50.89%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (6.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (5.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.37%) Easytrieve
7 3 (1.78%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.18%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.59%) Big Data
9 1 (0.59%) GIS
9 1 (0.59%) MySQL
9 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 32 (18.93%) Visual Studio
2 11 (6.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (5.33%) NUnit
4 6 (3.55%) Moq
4 6 (3.55%) Rhino Mocks
5 5 (2.96%) MSTest
5 5 (2.96%) Selenium
6 4 (2.37%) Subversion
7 3 (1.78%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.18%) NMock
8 2 (1.18%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.59%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.59%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.59%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.59%) WebDriver
General
1 42 (24.85%) Finance
2 17 (10.06%) Banking
3 8 (4.73%) Retail
4 4 (2.37%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.78%) Law
5 3 (1.78%) Legal
5 3 (1.78%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.18%) Electronics
6 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.18%) Marketing
7 1 (0.59%) Advertising
7 1 (0.59%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 110 (65.09%) Developer
2 71 (42.01%) .NET Developer
3 60 (35.50%) C# Developer
4 51 (30.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (14.79%) ASP.NET Developer
6 20 (11.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (11.24%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 17 (10.06%) SQL Developer
9 16 (9.47%) Senior Developer
9 16 (9.47%) Web Developer
10 15 (8.88%) Analyst
10 15 (8.88%) C# WPF Developer
10 15 (8.88%) WPF Developer
11 14 (8.28%) SharePoint Developer
12 12 (7.10%) Architect
12 12 (7.10%) C# Web Developer
12 12 (7.10%) Software Engineer
13 11 (6.51%) .NET Web Developer
13 11 (6.51%) Senior C# Developer
14 10 (5.92%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (88.76%) .NET
2 70 (41.42%) ASP.NET
3 42 (24.85%) HTML
4 41 (24.26%) WCF
5 36 (21.30%) ASP.NET MVC
6 32 (18.93%) CSS
7 30 (17.75%) XML
8 28 (16.57%) Web Services
8 28 (16.57%) WPF
9 27 (15.98%) .NET Framework
9 27 (15.98%) jQuery
10 20 (11.83%) AngularJS
11 18 (10.65%) SOAP
12 15 (8.88%) ASP.NET Web API
12 15 (8.88%) Entity Framework
13 8 (4.73%) HTML5
13 8 (4.73%) REST
14 7 (4.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 6 (3.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 6 (3.55%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.65%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.55%) NHS
2 6 (3.55%) N-Tier
3 5 (2.96%) Client/Server
3 5 (2.96%) Visualisation
4 4 (2.37%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.37%) Device Driver
4 4 (2.37%) Mainframe
4 4 (2.37%) VSAM
5 3 (1.78%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.18%) Augmented Reality
6 2 (1.18%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.18%) SCADA
7 1 (0.59%) Mashup
7 1 (0.59%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.59%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (0.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (14.79%) Windows
2 6 (3.55%) Android
2 6 (3.55%) Unix
3 5 (2.96%) Linux
3 5 (2.96%) Mac OS X
3 5 (2.96%) zOS
4 1 (0.59%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (43.79%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (34.91%) MVC
3 42 (24.85%) TDD
4 25 (14.79%) Scrum
5 22 (13.02%) MVVM
5 22 (13.02%) OO
5 22 (13.02%) Software Engineering
6 17 (10.06%) Multithreading
6 17 (10.06%) Unit Testing
7 15 (8.88%) BDD
7 15 (8.88%) Web Development
8 13 (7.69%) Project Management
9 12 (7.10%) SOA
10 10 (5.92%) DevOps
11 9 (5.33%) E-Commerce
11 9 (5.33%) SDLC
11 9 (5.33%) Waterfall
12 8 (4.73%) Technical Analysis
12 8 (4.73%) Workflow
13 7 (4.14%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 76 (44.97%) SQL
2 51 (30.18%) JavaScript
3 16 (9.47%) PowerShell
4 14 (8.28%) C++
4 14 (8.28%) T-SQL
5 12 (7.10%) VB
6 9 (5.33%) Java
7 8 (4.73%) PHP
7 8 (4.73%) Python
8 7 (4.14%) VB.NET
9 6 (3.55%) C
10 5 (2.96%) Objective-C
10 5 (2.96%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.96%) VBA
11 4 (2.37%) Assembly Language
11 4 (2.37%) CLIST
11 4 (2.37%) COBOL
11 4 (2.37%) JCL
11 4 (2.37%) Perl
11 4 (2.37%) REXX
Qualifications
1 7 (4.14%) Degree
2 6 (3.55%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.78%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.18%) CEH
4 2 (1.18%) CISM
4 2 (1.18%) CISSP
4 2 (1.18%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.18%) GCIA
4 2 (1.18%) GCIH
4 2 (1.18%) GIAC
4 2 (1.18%) ISEB
4 2 (1.18%) MCP
4 2 (1.18%) MCSD
4 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.59%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.96%) HL7
2 3 (1.78%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.55%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.37%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 30 (17.75%) Microsoft
2 19 (11.24%) Oracle
3 7 (4.14%) Red Hat
4 6 (3.55%) SAP
5 5 (2.96%) IBM
6 4 (2.37%) CA
6 4 (2.37%) Micro Focus
7 2 (1.18%) Google
7 2 (1.18%) Remedy
7 2 (1.18%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.18%) Wonderware
8 1 (0.59%) BT
8 1 (0.59%) Nintex
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