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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 24 12 16
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Contract jobs citing C# 82 98 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 7.22% 9.38% 9.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.55% 30.53% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 67 40
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£400 £380 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +21.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
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 £36.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.35% -2.85%
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
334 321 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 29.43% 30.72% 24.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 188 85
Average daily rate £363 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 17
Average hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £27.40 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -7 54 £406 +1.56% 19
High Wycombe +5 7 £313 +31.57% 13
Newport Pagnell - 2 - - 2
Olney - - - -
Marlow - - - -
Amersham - - - - 2
Aylesbury - - - - 4
Gerrards Cross - - - - 1
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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#.

1 151 (87.79%) .NET
2 98 (56.98%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (45.35%) MVC
4 71 (41.28%) ASP.NET
5 70 (40.70%) SQL
6 67 (38.95%) WCF
7 61 (35.47%) TDD
7 61 (35.47%) SQL Server
8 60 (34.88%) Scrum
9 59 (34.30%) JavaScript
10 58 (33.72%) Finance
11 57 (33.14%) jQuery
12 49 (28.49%) Visual Studio
13 46 (26.74%) HTML
14 45 (26.16%) OO
15 43 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
16 37 (21.51%) .NET Framework
17 36 (20.93%) BDD
17 36 (20.93%) Oracle
18 34 (19.77%) CSS
19 33 (19.19%) KnockoutJS
20 32 (18.60%) AngularJS
21 29 (16.86%) Selenium
22 28 (16.28%) Team Foundation Server
22 28 (16.28%) Web Services
23 27 (15.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
24 26 (15.12%) Windows
25 25 (14.53%) Continuous Integration
25 25 (14.53%) Automated Testing
26 24 (13.95%) OOD

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (10.47%) CMS
2 17 (9.88%) Kentico
3 12 (6.98%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (2.91%) IIS
5 4 (2.33%) Node.js
6 3 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.16%) SAS
7 2 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.58%) Drupal
8 1 (0.58%) WordPress
8 1 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.58%) MS Office
2 1 (0.58%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (3.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.16%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.58%) Office 365
2 1 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.58%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.58%) PaaS
2 1 (0.58%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.16%) DHCP
1 2 (1.16%) DNS
2 1 (0.58%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (0.58%) SNMP
2 1 (0.58%) 3G
2 1 (0.58%) Telnet
2 1 (0.58%) 2G
2 1 (0.58%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (35.47%) SQL Server
2 19 (11.05%) Oracle Database
3 10 (5.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (5.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.91%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.91%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.16%) MySQL
5 2 (1.16%) Ingres
6 1 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 49 (28.49%) Visual Studio
2 29 (16.86%) Selenium
3 28 (16.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (9.88%) WebDriver
4 17 (9.88%) NUnit
5 14 (8.14%) TeamCity
6 12 (6.98%) JIRA
6 12 (6.98%) QuickTest Pro
7 11 (6.40%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (4.65%) JMeter
9 7 (4.07%) MSTest
10 6 (3.49%) MSBuild
11 5 (2.91%) Toad
12 3 (1.74%) Eclipse
12 3 (1.74%) WatiN
12 3 (1.74%) Subversion
13 2 (1.16%) Git (software)
13 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 1 (0.58%) Appcelerator Titanium
14 1 (0.58%) Jasmine
General
1 58 (33.72%) Finance
2 8 (4.65%) Banking
3 7 (4.07%) Electronics
3 7 (4.07%) Marketing
4 6 (3.49%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.49%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.33%) Back Office
5 4 (2.33%) Automotive
6 3 (1.74%) Retail
7 2 (1.16%) Advertising
7 2 (1.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 131 (76.16%) Developer
2 67 (38.95%) .NET Developer
3 35 (20.35%) C# Developer
4 24 (13.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (9.88%) Web Developer
6 13 (7.56%) ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (7.56%) Agile .NET Developer
7 10 (5.81%) WPF Developer
7 10 (5.81%) Test Manager
7 10 (5.81%) Software Developer
8 9 (5.23%) Analyst
8 9 (5.23%) Senior Developer
9 8 (4.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (3.49%) .NET Web Developer
10 6 (3.49%) Agile C# Developer
11 5 (2.91%) Test Engineer
11 5 (2.91%) Tester
12 4 (2.33%) Senior .NET Developer
12 4 (2.33%) Test Analyst
12 4 (2.33%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (87.79%) .NET
2 71 (41.28%) ASP.NET
3 67 (38.95%) WCF
4 57 (33.14%) jQuery
5 46 (26.74%) HTML
6 43 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 37 (21.51%) .NET Framework
8 34 (19.77%) CSS
9 33 (19.19%) KnockoutJS
10 32 (18.60%) AngularJS
11 28 (16.28%) Web Services
12 27 (15.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 22 (12.79%) WPF
14 20 (11.63%) XML
15 18 (10.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 17 (9.88%) WinForms
16 17 (9.88%) NHibernate
17 15 (8.72%) Backbone.js
18 13 (7.56%) HTML5
18 13 (7.56%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.65%) EPoS
3 6 (3.49%) DTV
3 6 (3.49%) N-Tier
3 6 (3.49%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.91%) Client/Server
4 5 (2.91%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.74%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.74%) Open Source
6 2 (1.16%) Social Media
7 1 (0.58%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (0.58%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.58%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.58%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 26 (15.12%) Windows
2 13 (7.56%) UNIX
3 10 (5.81%) Windows NT
4 2 (1.16%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.58%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.58%) Linux
5 1 (0.58%) Windows CE
5 1 (0.58%) Android
5 1 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (56.98%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (45.35%) MVC
3 61 (35.47%) TDD
4 60 (34.88%) Scrum
5 45 (26.16%) OO
6 36 (20.93%) BDD
7 25 (14.53%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (14.53%) Automated Testing
8 24 (13.95%) OOD
8 24 (13.95%) SOA
9 19 (11.05%) Domain-Driven Design
9 19 (11.05%) MVVM
10 18 (10.47%) Test Automation
11 13 (7.56%) Unit Testing
12 10 (5.81%) Waterfall
13 9 (5.23%) Software Engineering
14 8 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (4.65%) Line Management
15 7 (4.07%) Root Cause Analysis
15 7 (4.07%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 70 (40.70%) SQL
2 59 (34.30%) JavaScript
3 24 (13.95%) T-SQL
4 22 (12.79%) Java
5 14 (8.14%) VB.NET
6 12 (6.98%) VBScript
7 9 (5.23%) XAML
8 8 (4.65%) C++
9 7 (4.07%) PL/SQL
10 6 (3.49%) PowerShell
10 6 (3.49%) VB
11 3 (1.74%) C
11 3 (1.74%) Perl
11 3 (1.74%) PHP
12 2 (1.16%) VB6
12 2 (1.16%) COBOL
13 1 (0.58%) Python
13 1 (0.58%) VBA
13 1 (0.58%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.58%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 10 (5.81%) Degree
2 4 (2.33%) ISEB
3 3 (1.74%) HND
4 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.58%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.81%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (3.49%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (20.93%) Oracle
2 17 (9.88%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.65%) SAP
4 5 (2.91%) Telerik
5 2 (1.16%) Northgate
5 2 (1.16%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.16%) Remedy
6 1 (0.58%) Nintex
6 1 (0.58%) Ericsson
6 1 (0.58%) HP
6 1 (0.58%) Nortel
6 1 (0.58%) Sybase
6 1 (0.58%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 1 (0.58%) Greenplum
6 1 (0.58%) Google
6 1 (0.58%) Huawei
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