The table below looks at the statistics for the C# Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C# Developer
Rank 25 23 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.40% 1.74% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.55% 1.90% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate
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£405 £275 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.27% -26.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £309 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.82%
C# Developer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
141 105 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 95.92% 91.30% 94.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 54 42
Average daily rate £425 £350 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +2.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £175 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £425 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 5
Average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.65 £16.00 £11.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.30 £42.00 £57.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

C# Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# Developer in the job title across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C# Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

C# Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C# Developer across the Cheltenham region.

C# Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

C# Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham region that cited C# Developer in their job title 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 with C# Developer in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (75.00%) Finance
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
4 5 (62.50%) C++
4 5 (62.50%) Web Services
4 5 (62.50%) XML
5 4 (50.00%) XSLT
5 4 (50.00%) IIS
5 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (50.00%) LINQ
5 4 (50.00%) Software Delivery
5 4 (50.00%) WCF
6 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 3 (37.50%) DHTML
6 3 (37.50%) XSD
7 2 (25.00%) CSS
7 2 (25.00%) SOAP
7 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (25.00%) jQuery
8 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
8 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
8 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (12.50%) RESTful

C# Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham region that cited C# Developer in their job title 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 with C# Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) MSTest
2 1 (12.50%) NUnit
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 5 (62.50%) XML
4 4 (50.00%) XSLT
4 4 (50.00%) WCF
4 4 (50.00%) LINQ
5 3 (37.50%) XSD
5 3 (37.50%) DHTML
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 2 (25.00%) jQuery
6 2 (25.00%) CSS
6 2 (25.00%) SOAP
7 1 (12.50%) RESTful
7 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (12.50%) COM+
7 1 (12.50%) XSL
7 1 (12.50%) WPF
7 1 (12.50%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) MVVM
3 1 (12.50%) UML
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) RUP
3 1 (12.50%) DSDM
3 1 (12.50%) OOD
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
3 5 (62.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (12.50%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 1 (12.50%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle