The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 22 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Contract jobs citing C# 3 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.38% 10.14% 0.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.76% 18.92% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 1
Median daily rate £325 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +8.10%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.28 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.51% +12.21%
C#
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Programming Languages Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
63 74 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 50.00% 53.62% 39.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 54 15
Median daily rate £325 £408 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.24% -6.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £328 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £483 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 3
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for C#.

1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) InfoPath
3 1 (20.00%) MCTS
3 1 (20.00%) MCITP
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) XML

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Angular Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) WinForms
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) MVC
1 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (20.00%) Security Auditing
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (20.00%) System Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (20.00%) Web Development
1 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) MCAD
2 1 (20.00%) MCITP
2 1 (20.00%) MCSD
2 1 (20.00%) MCTS
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft