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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 16 8 23
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Contract jobs citing C# 89 149 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 7.06% 14.65% 6.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.65% 39.84% 21.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 91 34
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£395 £350 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% +8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £240 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £324 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.24% -0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% +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
334 374 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 26.51% 36.77% 28.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 200 105
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 15
Average hourly rate £42.50 £20.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+112.50% -42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.50 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £37.50 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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
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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 -14 59 £400 +10.34% 24
High Wycombe -7 8 £241 -35.66% 1
Aylesbury +2 1 £293 +46.25% 2
Marlow 0 1 - - 1
Beaconsfield - - - -
Gerrards Cross - - - -
Newport Pagnell - - - -
Amersham - - - - 1
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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#.

1 145 (86.83%) .NET
2 108 (64.67%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (51.50%) MVC
4 84 (50.30%) ASP.NET
5 77 (46.11%) SQL
6 70 (41.92%) ASP.NET MVC
7 67 (40.12%) Finance
8 63 (37.72%) TDD
9 54 (32.34%) Scrum
10 52 (31.14%) Oracle
11 51 (30.54%) JavaScript
12 48 (28.74%) OO
13 47 (28.14%) jQuery
14 45 (26.95%) Continuous Integration
15 44 (26.35%) SQL Server
16 41 (24.55%) WCF
17 39 (23.35%) BDD
18 36 (21.56%) HTML
19 32 (19.16%) Selenium
20 31 (18.56%) Domain-Driven Design
21 30 (17.96%) Java
22 29 (17.37%) SOA
22 29 (17.37%) .NET Framework
22 29 (17.37%) Oracle Database
23 28 (16.77%) Visual Studio
23 28 (16.77%) CSS
24 25 (14.97%) PL/SQL
25 24 (14.37%) Web Development
25 24 (14.37%) Waterfall
26 22 (13.17%) Windows

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 6 (3.59%) CMS
1 6 (3.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (1.80%) Content Management Server
3 2 (1.20%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.20%) SAS
3 2 (1.20%) ColdFusion
3 2 (1.20%) DNN
4 1 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.60%) Kentico
4 1 (0.60%) Node.js
4 1 (0.60%) IIS
4 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (1.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (6.59%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (2.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.20%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.60%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.60%) PaaS
2 1 (0.60%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.60%) SNMP
1 1 (0.60%) 3G
1 1 (0.60%) Telnet
1 1 (0.60%) 2G
1 1 (0.60%) LTE
1 1 (0.60%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (26.35%) SQL Server
2 29 (17.37%) Oracle Database
3 11 (6.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (3.59%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (3.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.80%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.80%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.20%) MySQL
6 2 (1.20%) Ingres
6 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (19.16%) Selenium
2 28 (16.77%) Visual Studio
3 22 (13.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (10.18%) WebDriver
5 13 (7.78%) QuickTest Pro
6 11 (6.59%) NUnit
6 11 (6.59%) TeamCity
7 9 (5.39%) JMeter
8 8 (4.79%) JIRA
8 8 (4.79%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (3.59%) MSBuild
10 3 (1.80%) WatiN
10 3 (1.80%) Subversion
10 3 (1.80%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (1.80%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.20%) Git (software)
12 1 (0.60%) ReSharper
12 1 (0.60%) MSTest
12 1 (0.60%) Moq
12 1 (0.60%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 67 (40.12%) Finance
2 8 (4.79%) Automotive
3 7 (4.19%) Marketing
4 5 (2.99%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.99%) Electronics
4 5 (2.99%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.99%) Banking
4 5 (2.99%) Retail
5 4 (2.40%) Back Office
6 1 (0.60%) Games
Job Titles
1 95 (56.89%) Developer
2 54 (32.34%) .NET Developer
3 30 (17.96%) C# Developer
4 26 (15.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (13.77%) Web Developer
6 20 (11.98%) Development Manager
7 14 (8.38%) Web Development Manager
7 14 (8.38%) Web Manager
8 12 (7.19%) Analyst
8 12 (7.19%) ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (6.59%) Test Manager
10 8 (4.79%) Test Analyst
10 8 (4.79%) Test Engineer
10 8 (4.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (4.79%) Agile .NET Developer
11 7 (4.19%) Agile C# Developer
11 7 (4.19%) Software Developer
12 6 (3.59%) Tester
12 6 (3.59%) Senior Developer
12 6 (3.59%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (86.83%) .NET
2 84 (50.30%) ASP.NET
3 70 (41.92%) ASP.NET MVC
4 47 (28.14%) jQuery
5 41 (24.55%) WCF
6 36 (21.56%) HTML
7 29 (17.37%) .NET Framework
8 28 (16.77%) CSS
9 22 (13.17%) KnockoutJS
10 20 (11.98%) AngularJS
11 18 (10.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 16 (9.58%) Web Services
13 15 (8.98%) NHibernate
13 15 (8.98%) Backbone.js
13 15 (8.98%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 14 (8.38%) LINQ
14 14 (8.38%) HTML5
15 13 (7.78%) WPF
16 11 (6.59%) XML
17 10 (5.99%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.17%) N-Tier
2 8 (4.79%) EPoS
3 7 (4.19%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.59%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.99%) DTV
5 5 (2.99%) Performance Metrics
6 4 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.40%) User Experience
7 3 (1.80%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.20%) Physics
8 2 (1.20%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.60%) Chip and PIN
9 1 (0.60%) Chemistry
9 1 (0.60%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.60%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.60%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.60%) Open Source
9 1 (0.60%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.17%) Windows
2 17 (10.18%) UNIX
3 14 (8.38%) Windows NT
4 2 (1.20%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.60%) Windows CE
5 1 (0.60%) Android
5 1 (0.60%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (64.67%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (51.50%) MVC
3 63 (37.72%) TDD
4 54 (32.34%) Scrum
5 48 (28.74%) OO
6 45 (26.95%) Continuous Integration
7 39 (23.35%) BDD
8 31 (18.56%) Domain-Driven Design
9 29 (17.37%) SOA
10 24 (14.37%) Web Development
10 24 (14.37%) Waterfall
11 21 (12.57%) Automated Testing
12 20 (11.98%) Coaching
13 19 (11.38%) Test Automation
14 14 (8.38%) People Management
14 14 (8.38%) PRINCE2
15 12 (7.19%) Software Engineering
16 11 (6.59%) Matrix Management
16 11 (6.59%) OOD
17 9 (5.39%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 77 (46.11%) SQL
2 51 (30.54%) JavaScript
3 30 (17.96%) Java
4 25 (14.97%) PL/SQL
5 16 (9.58%) VBScript
6 11 (6.59%) T-SQL
7 9 (5.39%) VB.NET
8 8 (4.79%) VB
9 7 (4.19%) C++
9 7 (4.19%) PowerShell
10 6 (3.59%) PHP
11 3 (1.80%) Perl
11 3 (1.80%) C
12 2 (1.20%) COBOL
12 2 (1.20%) VB6
12 2 (1.20%) Ruby
13 1 (0.60%) Python
13 1 (0.60%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (7.19%) Degree
2 7 (4.19%) ISEB
3 3 (1.80%) HND
4 2 (1.20%) PhD
5 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.60%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.78%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (1.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (4.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 52 (31.14%) Oracle
2 21 (12.57%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.99%) SAP
4 5 (2.99%) Telerik
5 2 (1.20%) Northgate
5 2 (1.20%) Google
5 2 (1.20%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.60%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 1 (0.60%) Twitter
6 1 (0.60%) Nintex
6 1 (0.60%) Sybase
6 1 (0.60%) Huawei
6 1 (0.60%) Greenplum
6 1 (0.60%) HP
6 1 (0.60%) Nortel
6 1 (0.60%) Ericsson
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