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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 18 5 17
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +12
Contract jobs citing C# 84 157 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 6.87% 14.34% 7.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.56% 41.42% 24.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 97 46
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£388 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £297 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
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
342 379 320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 27.99% 34.61% 30.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 211 158
Average daily rate £350 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £238 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 11
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.49 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.85 £22.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -8 60 £400 +6.66% 23
Beaconsfield - 4 £280 - 1
Amersham - 3 £325 - 2
Aylesbury 0 1 £293 -10.00% 5
High Wycombe -14 1 £300 -20.00% 4
Marlow - - - - 2
Newport Pagnell - - - -
Buckingham - - - -
Gerrards Cross - - - -
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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#.

1 137 (81.07%) .NET
2 79 (46.75%) ASP.NET
3 74 (43.79%) SQL
4 67 (39.64%) MVC
5 65 (38.46%) Scrum
6 61 (36.09%) TDD
7 59 (34.91%) ASP.NET MVC
7 59 (34.91%) Finance
8 58 (34.32%) Continuous Integration
9 57 (33.73%) Agile Software Development
10 54 (31.95%) Oracle
11 52 (30.77%) OO
12 47 (27.81%) SQL Server
13 44 (26.04%) Visual Studio
14 42 (24.85%) Team Foundation Server
15 39 (23.08%) jQuery
15 39 (23.08%) JavaScript
16 38 (22.49%) HTML
16 38 (22.49%) BDD
17 36 (21.30%) WCF
17 36 (21.30%) .NET Framework
18 35 (20.71%) Oracle Database
19 34 (20.12%) SOA
20 33 (19.53%) Selenium
21 31 (18.34%) Microsoft
22 29 (17.16%) CSS
22 29 (17.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
23 28 (16.57%) Automated Testing
23 28 (16.57%) N-Tier
24 26 (15.38%) Java

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 13 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (3.55%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (3.55%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.96%) CMS
4 4 (2.37%) Content Management Server
5 2 (1.18%) Papyrus
5 2 (1.18%) ColdFusion
5 2 (1.18%) DNN
6 1 (0.59%) Node.js
6 1 (0.59%) Kentico
6 1 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.59%) Apache
6 1 (0.59%) IIS
6 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (1.78%) MS Office
2 1 (0.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (6.51%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (2.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.18%) Exstream
3 2 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.59%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.59%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.18%) WEP
2 1 (0.59%) GPRS
2 1 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (27.81%) SQL Server
2 35 (20.71%) Oracle Database
3 13 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (7.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (5.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.37%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.78%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.78%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 44 (26.04%) Visual Studio
2 42 (24.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 33 (19.53%) Selenium
4 20 (11.83%) WebDriver
4 20 (11.83%) NUnit
5 13 (7.69%) JMeter
6 9 (5.33%) QuickTest Pro
7 8 (4.73%) SoapUI
7 8 (4.73%) PhantomJS
8 6 (3.55%) JIRA
9 3 (1.78%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (1.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (1.18%) Subversion
10 2 (1.18%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.59%) Git (software)
11 1 (0.59%) WatiN
11 1 (0.59%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.59%) Cucumber
General
1 59 (34.91%) Finance
2 9 (5.33%) Automotive
3 8 (4.73%) Retail
4 7 (4.14%) Banking
5 6 (3.55%) Marketing
6 4 (2.37%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.37%) Electronics
6 4 (2.37%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.18%) Back Office
8 1 (0.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 87 (51.48%) Developer
2 42 (24.85%) .NET Developer
3 26 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 20 (11.83%) Analyst
5 19 (11.24%) Development Manager
5 19 (11.24%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (10.65%) Test Analyst
7 14 (8.28%) Web Developer
7 14 (8.28%) Web Development Manager
7 14 (8.28%) Web Manager
8 11 (6.51%) Software Developer
8 11 (6.51%) Test Engineer
9 9 (5.33%) Test Manager
9 9 (5.33%) Senior Developer
9 9 (5.33%) ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (4.73%) Software Engineer
10 8 (4.73%) ScrumMaster
10 8 (4.73%) Agile .NET Developer
10 8 (4.73%) Agile C# Developer
11 6 (3.55%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (81.07%) .NET
2 79 (46.75%) ASP.NET
3 59 (34.91%) ASP.NET MVC
4 39 (23.08%) jQuery
5 38 (22.49%) HTML
6 36 (21.30%) WCF
6 36 (21.30%) .NET Framework
7 29 (17.16%) CSS
7 29 (17.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 19 (11.24%) LINQ
9 18 (10.65%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 18 (10.65%) Web Services
10 15 (8.88%) HTML5
10 15 (8.88%) XML
11 12 (7.10%) WPF
12 11 (6.51%) Razor View Engine
13 10 (5.92%) SOAP
13 10 (5.92%) CSS3
14 8 (4.73%) NHibernate
14 8 (4.73%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.57%) N-Tier
2 11 (6.51%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.37%) DTV
3 4 (2.37%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.78%) Mathematics
4 3 (1.78%) EPoS
4 3 (1.78%) CESG
5 2 (1.18%) Physics
5 2 (1.18%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.18%) PDA
6 1 (0.59%) iPhone
6 1 (0.59%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.59%) Open Source
6 1 (0.59%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.59%) Social Media
6 1 (0.59%) Statistics
6 1 (0.59%) Chemistry
6 1 (0.59%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.59%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.02%) Windows
2 12 (7.10%) UNIX
2 12 (7.10%) Windows NT
3 3 (1.78%) Windows CE
4 2 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (1.18%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.59%) Android
5 1 (0.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (39.64%) MVC
2 65 (38.46%) Scrum
3 61 (36.09%) TDD
4 58 (34.32%) Continuous Integration
5 57 (33.73%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (30.77%) OO
7 38 (22.49%) BDD
8 34 (20.12%) SOA
9 28 (16.57%) Automated Testing
10 24 (14.20%) Web Development
11 21 (12.43%) Waterfall
11 21 (12.43%) Domain-Driven Design
12 16 (9.47%) Test Automation
13 13 (7.69%) PRINCE2
14 11 (6.51%) Matrix Management
15 10 (5.92%) Configuration Management
16 9 (5.33%) Software Engineering
17 7 (4.14%) Root Cause Analysis
17 7 (4.14%) Software Testing
17 7 (4.14%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 74 (43.79%) SQL
2 39 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 26 (15.38%) Java
4 19 (11.24%) PL/SQL
5 12 (7.10%) VBScript
6 11 (6.51%) T-SQL
7 10 (5.92%) VB
8 8 (4.73%) C++
9 7 (4.14%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.96%) PHP
11 4 (2.37%) Perl
11 4 (2.37%) Python
12 2 (1.18%) VBA
12 2 (1.18%) C
12 2 (1.18%) Bourne shell
12 2 (1.18%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.59%) Ruby
13 1 (0.59%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (4.73%) Degree
2 6 (3.55%) ISEB
3 3 (1.78%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.78%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.78%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.18%) PhD
5 1 (0.59%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.59%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.06%) QA
2 1 (0.59%) HL7
2 1 (0.59%) SLA
2 1 (0.59%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (6.51%) SCCM
Vendors
1 54 (31.95%) Oracle
2 31 (18.34%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.33%) SAP
4 3 (1.78%) HP
5 1 (0.59%) Twitter
5 1 (0.59%) Google
5 1 (0.59%) Telerik
5 1 (0.59%) Motorola
5 1 (0.59%) Xamarin
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Rate: £0
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Posted: Yesterday
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