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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 18 10 19
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Contract jobs citing C# 4 18 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.25% 12.16% 1.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.97% 25.00% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 1
Median daily rate £310 £354 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.36% -4.39%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.55 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.13% +5.46%
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
67 72 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 54.47% 48.65% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 54 14
Median daily rate £400 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £329 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £478 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +49.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 July 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 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) C
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) Workflow
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) OOD
5 1 (14.29%) Security Auditing
5 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Black-Box Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
5 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) GitHub
5 1 (14.29%) RESTful
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure

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 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) InfoPath
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) GitHub
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Angular Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) WinForms
3 1 (14.29%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) OOD
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Black-Box Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Security Auditing
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) C
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) MCAD
1 1 (14.29%) MCITP
1 1 (14.29%) MCSD
1 1 (14.29%) MCTS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft