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 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 24 19 14
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Contract jobs citing C# 84 91 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 6.98% 7.39% 8.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.32% 24.93% 28.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 66 57
Average daily rate
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£320 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £261 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £473 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.62 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.48% -6.66%
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
394 365 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 32.75% 29.65% 30.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 214 151
Average daily rate £325 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 17
Average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £14.35 £21.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £33.55 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +3 61 £325 -8.25% 19
High Wycombe -3 6 £263 -14.63% 5
Aylesbury -1 4 £288 -29.01% 2
Marlow -2 1 £263 -0.94%
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (83.87%) .NET
2 91 (48.92%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (48.39%) MVC
4 89 (47.85%) ASP.NET
5 76 (40.86%) JavaScript
6 73 (39.25%) SQL Server
7 67 (36.02%) HTML
8 62 (33.33%) SQL
8 62 (33.33%) WCF
9 61 (32.80%) ASP.NET MVC
10 60 (32.26%) Visual Studio
11 58 (31.18%) jQuery
12 52 (27.96%) CSS
12 52 (27.96%) Scrum
13 50 (26.88%) TDD
14 46 (24.73%) OO
15 44 (23.66%) Web Services
15 44 (23.66%) .NET Framework
16 32 (17.20%) Finance
16 32 (17.20%) Oracle
17 29 (15.59%) XML
18 28 (15.05%) AngularJS
18 28 (15.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 27 (14.52%) KnockoutJS
20 25 (13.44%) BDD
20 25 (13.44%) Team Foundation Server
21 24 (12.90%) Windows
22 23 (12.37%) Unit Testing
23 21 (11.29%) SQL Server 2012
24 20 (10.75%) SQL Server 2008

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (9.68%) CMS
1 18 (9.68%) Kentico
2 15 (8.06%) SharePoint
3 9 (4.84%) IIS
4 5 (2.69%) SAS
4 5 (2.69%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (2.15%) Node.js
5 4 (2.15%) Confluence
5 4 (2.15%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.15%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.08%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.54%) Drupal
7 1 (0.54%) WordPress
7 1 (0.54%) Facebook Platform
7 1 (0.54%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (0.54%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.54%) MS Office
1 1 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.15%) AMQP
1 4 (2.15%) TCP/IP
1 4 (2.15%) Internet
2 2 (1.08%) DHCP
2 2 (1.08%) SNMP
2 2 (1.08%) DNS
3 1 (0.54%) 3G
3 1 (0.54%) 2G
3 1 (0.54%) LTE
3 1 (0.54%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (39.25%) SQL Server
2 21 (11.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 20 (10.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (4.84%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (4.84%) Oracle Database
5 6 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.69%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.69%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.15%) Big Data
7 4 (2.15%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.15%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.15%) Base SAS
8 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.54%) MySQL
9 1 (0.54%) SQLite
9 1 (0.54%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 60 (32.26%) Visual Studio
2 25 (13.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (9.14%) NUnit
4 14 (7.53%) Selenium
4 14 (7.53%) WebDriver
4 14 (7.53%) JIRA
5 9 (4.84%) Subversion
6 8 (4.30%) Cucumber
7 7 (3.76%) Toad
7 7 (3.76%) SpecFlow
8 6 (3.23%) Git (software)
8 6 (3.23%) TeamCity
9 4 (2.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 4 (2.15%) Gradle
9 4 (2.15%) Mercurial
9 4 (2.15%) Ant
9 4 (2.15%) JUnit
9 4 (2.15%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.61%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (1.61%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 32 (17.20%) Finance
2 8 (4.30%) Marketing
3 6 (3.23%) Banking
4 4 (2.15%) Electronics
5 3 (1.61%) Games
5 3 (1.61%) Retail
6 2 (1.08%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.08%) Advertising
6 2 (1.08%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.08%) Back Office
7 1 (0.54%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.54%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 150 (80.65%) Developer
2 65 (34.95%) .NET Developer
3 38 (20.43%) Web Developer
4 37 (19.89%) C# Developer
5 16 (8.60%) ASP.NET Developer
5 16 (8.60%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (6.45%) Analyst
6 12 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (5.91%) Agile .NET Developer
8 8 (4.30%) Software Engineer
8 8 (4.30%) Senior Developer
9 7 (3.76%) C# Web Developer
9 7 (3.76%) .NET Web Developer
10 6 (3.23%) WPF Developer
10 6 (3.23%) Test Analyst
10 6 (3.23%) Software Developer
11 5 (2.69%) SharePoint Developer
12 4 (2.15%) Front-End Developer
12 4 (2.15%) Front-End Web Developer
12 4 (2.15%) BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (83.87%) .NET
2 89 (47.85%) ASP.NET
3 67 (36.02%) HTML
4 62 (33.33%) WCF
5 61 (32.80%) ASP.NET MVC
6 58 (31.18%) jQuery
7 52 (27.96%) CSS
8 44 (23.66%) Web Services
8 44 (23.66%) .NET Framework
9 29 (15.59%) XML
10 28 (15.05%) AngularJS
10 28 (15.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 27 (14.52%) KnockoutJS
12 20 (10.75%) WPF
12 20 (10.75%) NHibernate
13 18 (9.68%) Ajax
14 17 (9.14%) Entity Framework
15 16 (8.60%) LINQ
16 12 (6.45%) Razor View Engine
16 12 (6.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.99%) Client/Server
1 13 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.91%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.76%) Data Integration
4 6 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.23%) Open Source
4 6 (3.23%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.15%) Social Media
6 2 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.08%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.08%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.08%) EPoS
6 2 (1.08%) DTV
7 1 (0.54%) SCADA
7 1 (0.54%) Ergonomics
7 1 (0.54%) Human Factors
7 1 (0.54%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.54%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 24 (12.90%) Windows
2 11 (5.91%) Linux
3 4 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.61%) MVS
5 2 (1.08%) Windows Phone
5 2 (1.08%) Android
5 2 (1.08%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (1.08%) UNIX
5 2 (1.08%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.54%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.54%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (48.92%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (48.39%) MVC
3 52 (27.96%) Scrum
4 50 (26.88%) TDD
5 46 (24.73%) OO
6 25 (13.44%) BDD
7 23 (12.37%) Unit Testing
8 19 (10.22%) OOD
9 18 (9.68%) Web Development
10 17 (9.14%) Software Engineering
11 16 (8.60%) Automated Testing
12 15 (8.06%) SOA
13 14 (7.53%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (5.91%) MVVM
14 11 (5.91%) Domain-Driven Design
15 9 (4.84%) Multithreading
15 9 (4.84%) Test Scripting
16 7 (3.76%) System Testing
17 6 (3.23%) User Stories
17 6 (3.23%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 76 (40.86%) JavaScript
2 62 (33.33%) SQL
3 20 (10.75%) T-SQL
3 20 (10.75%) C++
4 15 (8.06%) Java
5 11 (5.91%) C
6 10 (5.38%) VB.NET
7 5 (2.69%) XAML
7 5 (2.69%) Bourne shell
8 3 (1.61%) PHP
8 3 (1.61%) Ruby
9 2 (1.08%) VBScript
9 2 (1.08%) Assembly Language
9 2 (1.08%) Embedded C
9 2 (1.08%) Python
9 2 (1.08%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.54%) VB
10 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.54%) VB6
10 1 (0.54%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 13 (6.99%) Degree
2 9 (4.84%) DV Cleared
2 9 (4.84%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.15%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.76%) QA
2 4 (2.15%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.08%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (2.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.08%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (2.15%) Vagrant
1 4 (2.15%) Puppet
2 2 (1.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (17.20%) Oracle
2 17 (9.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.15%) Atlassian
3 4 (2.15%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.08%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.08%) Twitter
4 2 (1.08%) SAP
4 2 (1.08%) Remedy
5 1 (0.54%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.54%) Telerik
5 1 (0.54%) Google
5 1 (0.54%) Facebook
Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago