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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 5 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Contract jobs citing C# 8 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 14.29% 4.08% 6.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.63% 8.70% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 9
Median daily rate £375 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £325 £680
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.25 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+4.45% +14.59%

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
27 46 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 48.21% 46.94% 56.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 21 62
Median daily rate £375 £425 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -7.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £630 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 7
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.00 £39.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.88%

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 21 February 2017, 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 18 (85.71%) .NET
2 12 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 11 (52.38%) MVC
4 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 7 (33.33%) HTML
6 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (28.57%) Scrum
6 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (23.81%) Data Protection
7 5 (23.81%) SQL
7 5 (23.81%) C++
8 4 (19.05%) CSS
8 4 (19.05%) Web Services
8 4 (19.05%) TDD
8 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
8 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
9 3 (14.29%) Software Delivery
9 3 (14.29%) Finance
9 3 (14.29%) Python
9 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 3 (14.29%) XML
9 3 (14.29%) Windows
9 3 (14.29%) Linux
9 3 (14.29%) VB.NET
10 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
10 2 (9.52%) Perl
10 2 (9.52%) Java

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 (4.76%) IIS
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Big Data
2 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
2 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
2 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Ant
1 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
1 2 (9.52%) Gradle
1 2 (9.52%) Hudson
1 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
1 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) InstallShield
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) C# Developer
3 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) C++ Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C++/C# Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Architect
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) .NET
2 12 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (33.33%) HTML
5 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
6 4 (19.05%) CSS
6 4 (19.05%) Web Services
7 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 3 (14.29%) XML
8 2 (9.52%) EJB
8 2 (9.52%) Entity Framework
8 2 (9.52%) Java EE
8 2 (9.52%) JMS
8 2 (9.52%) XSLT
9 1 (4.76%) ADO.NET
9 1 (4.76%) Ajax
9 1 (4.76%) WSDL
9 1 (4.76%) XML Schema
9 1 (4.76%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) MVC
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) Scrum
3 5 (23.81%) Data Protection
4 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (19.05%) TDD
5 3 (14.29%) Software Delivery
6 2 (9.52%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (9.52%) High Availability
6 2 (9.52%) MapReduce
6 2 (9.52%) OO
6 2 (9.52%) Open Source
6 2 (9.52%) Release Management
6 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) UML
6 2 (9.52%) User Stories
7 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.76%) Process Improvement
7 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 5 (23.81%) C++
2 5 (23.81%) SQL
3 3 (14.29%) Python
3 3 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 2 (9.52%) Java
4 2 (9.52%) Perl
4 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
4 2 (9.52%) VC++
5 1 (4.76%) VB
5 1 (4.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Red Hat