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 26 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 16 14 24
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Contract jobs citing C# 103 92 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 8.62% 8.72% 6.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.41% 27.38% 27.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 62 36
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.81% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £226 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +77.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
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
390 336 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 32.64% 31.85% 24.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 197 95
Average daily rate £340 £380 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 23
Average hourly rate £18.50 £37.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.66% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £21.99 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.30 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £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 26 February 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 26 February 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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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 -5 66 £388 -3.12% 24
High Wycombe +5 7 £325 +44.44% 7
Marlow -1 5 £263 +110.00%
Newport Pagnell - 3 - - 1
Aylesbury +5 2 £331 -17.18% 5
Gerrards Cross - - - -
Olney - - - -
Amersham - - - -
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 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#.

1 156 (89.66%) .NET
2 84 (48.28%) MVC
3 80 (45.98%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (43.68%) SQL Server
5 75 (43.10%) ASP.NET
6 71 (40.80%) WCF
7 70 (40.23%) JavaScript
8 62 (35.63%) SQL
9 58 (33.33%) jQuery
10 57 (32.76%) TDD
11 53 (30.46%) Scrum
12 51 (29.31%) HTML
13 50 (28.74%) Visual Studio
14 46 (26.44%) ASP.NET MVC
15 45 (25.86%) OO
15 45 (25.86%) Finance
16 41 (23.56%) CSS
17 37 (21.26%) .NET Framework
18 34 (19.54%) KnockoutJS
19 31 (17.82%) AngularJS
20 30 (17.24%) Web Services
20 30 (17.24%) WPF
21 29 (16.67%) Oracle
22 27 (15.52%) T-SQL
22 27 (15.52%) BDD
23 25 (14.37%) MVVM
23 25 (14.37%) Windows
24 24 (13.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
25 22 (12.64%) SOA
26 21 (12.07%) Automated Testing

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 (10.34%) CMS
1 18 (10.34%) Kentico
2 16 (9.20%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.45%) IIS
4 4 (2.30%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.72%) Node.js
5 3 (1.72%) SAS
6 2 (1.15%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.15%) Confluence
7 1 (0.57%) Facebook Platform
7 1 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.57%) Drupal
7 1 (0.57%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.57%) WordPress
7 1 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.57%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.15%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.57%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.57%) PaaS
2 1 (0.57%) Heroku
2 1 (0.57%) Office 365
2 1 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.15%) DNS
1 2 (1.15%) Internet
1 2 (1.15%) DHCP
1 2 (1.15%) AMQP
2 1 (0.57%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (0.57%) SNMP
2 1 (0.57%) 3G
2 1 (0.57%) Telnet
2 1 (0.57%) 2G
2 1 (0.57%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (43.68%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (8.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (4.60%) Oracle Database
5 7 (4.02%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.15%) Ingres
6 2 (1.15%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.15%) MySQL
6 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.15%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.15%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.15%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.15%) Big Data
7 1 (0.57%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.57%) SQLite
7 1 (0.57%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 50 (28.74%) Visual Studio
2 18 (10.34%) NUnit
2 18 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (7.47%) Selenium
4 11 (6.32%) TeamCity
4 11 (6.32%) JIRA
5 9 (5.17%) WebDriver
6 7 (4.02%) MSTest
6 7 (4.02%) Octopus Deploy
6 7 (4.02%) Toad
7 6 (3.45%) QuickTest Pro
7 6 (3.45%) Subversion
8 5 (2.87%) Eclipse
9 4 (2.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (1.72%) JMeter
11 2 (1.15%) Ant
11 2 (1.15%) JUnit
11 2 (1.15%) Gradle
11 2 (1.15%) Moq
11 2 (1.15%) Cucumber
General
1 45 (25.86%) Finance
2 6 (3.45%) Electronics
2 6 (3.45%) Marketing
3 5 (2.87%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.87%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.87%) Banking
4 4 (2.30%) Back Office
5 3 (1.72%) Games
5 3 (1.72%) Retail
6 2 (1.15%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 148 (85.06%) Developer
2 68 (39.08%) .NET Developer
3 35 (20.11%) C# Developer
4 23 (13.22%) Web Developer
5 19 (10.92%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (7.47%) ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (7.47%) WPF Developer
7 10 (5.75%) Agile .NET Developer
7 10 (5.75%) Senior Developer
8 9 (5.17%) Software Developer
9 7 (4.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (3.45%) .NET Web Developer
10 6 (3.45%) Analyst
11 4 (2.30%) Test Manager
11 4 (2.30%) Tester
11 4 (2.30%) Programmer
11 4 (2.30%) Software Engineer
11 4 (2.30%) Java Developer
11 4 (2.30%) C# Web Developer
11 4 (2.30%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (89.66%) .NET
2 75 (43.10%) ASP.NET
3 71 (40.80%) WCF
4 58 (33.33%) jQuery
5 51 (29.31%) HTML
6 46 (26.44%) ASP.NET MVC
7 41 (23.56%) CSS
8 37 (21.26%) .NET Framework
9 34 (19.54%) KnockoutJS
10 31 (17.82%) AngularJS
11 30 (17.24%) WPF
11 30 (17.24%) Web Services
12 24 (13.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 19 (10.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 19 (10.92%) XML
14 17 (9.77%) WinForms
14 17 (9.77%) NHibernate
15 13 (7.47%) LINQ
16 11 (6.32%) HTML5
16 11 (6.32%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.77%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.02%) EPoS
2 7 (4.02%) Client/Server
3 6 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.87%) DTV
5 4 (2.30%) Social Media
5 4 (2.30%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.30%) Open Source
6 2 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.15%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.57%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.57%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.57%) SCADA
7 1 (0.57%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.57%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.57%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 25 (14.37%) Windows
2 7 (4.02%) UNIX
3 5 (2.87%) Linux
4 4 (2.30%) Windows NT
5 2 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.15%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.57%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (48.28%) MVC
2 80 (45.98%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (32.76%) TDD
4 53 (30.46%) Scrum
5 45 (25.86%) OO
6 27 (15.52%) BDD
7 25 (14.37%) MVVM
8 22 (12.64%) SOA
9 21 (12.07%) Automated Testing
10 20 (11.49%) OOD
11 17 (9.77%) Domain-Driven Design
11 17 (9.77%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (8.62%) Unit Testing
13 11 (6.32%) Software Engineering
14 9 (5.17%) Web Development
15 8 (4.60%) System Testing
15 8 (4.60%) Test Automation
16 7 (4.02%) Multithreading
16 7 (4.02%) Waterfall
17 6 (3.45%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 70 (40.23%) JavaScript
2 62 (35.63%) SQL
3 27 (15.52%) T-SQL
4 16 (9.20%) Java
5 12 (6.90%) XAML
5 12 (6.90%) VB.NET
6 11 (6.32%) C++
7 5 (2.87%) PHP
7 5 (2.87%) VBScript
7 5 (2.87%) Bourne shell
8 4 (2.30%) VB
8 4 (2.30%) C
9 3 (1.72%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.72%) Perl
10 2 (1.15%) COBOL
10 2 (1.15%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.15%) VB6
10 2 (1.15%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.57%) VBA
11 1 (0.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (4.02%) Degree
2 5 (2.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.72%) VCP4
4 2 (1.15%) HND
4 2 (1.15%) MCITP
4 2 (1.15%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.87%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) HL7
2 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (2.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.72%) SCCM
2 2 (1.15%) Puppet
2 2 (1.15%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 29 (16.67%) Oracle
2 14 (8.05%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.87%) Telerik
3 5 (2.87%) SAP
4 2 (1.15%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.15%) Northgate
4 2 (1.15%) Google
4 2 (1.15%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.15%) Remedy
4 2 (1.15%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.15%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.57%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (0.57%) Facebook
5 1 (0.57%) Twitter
5 1 (0.57%) Greenplum
5 1 (0.57%) Huawei
5 1 (0.57%) Nortel
5 1 (0.57%) Ericsson
5 1 (0.57%) Sybase
5 1 (0.57%) Nintex
Milton Keynes
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 5 hours ago
Milton Keynes
Vital Solutions
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £345 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Rate: From £27 to £35 per annum Ongoing contract
Posted: 3 days ago