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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 5 19 24
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +5
Contract jobs citing C# 8 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 15.38% 4.17% 5.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.67% 8.00% 10.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 5
Median daily rate £375 £363 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £333 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £393 £680
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.58%

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
30 50 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 57.69% 52.08% 53.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 25 55
Median daily rate £365 £400 £478
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% -16.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £325 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £630 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 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 £38.70 £42.00 £39.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £42.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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 23 January 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 21 (87.50%) .NET
2 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 10 (41.67%) HTML
3 10 (41.67%) MVC
4 8 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (29.17%) Data Protection
5 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (25.00%) SQL
6 6 (25.00%) C++
6 6 (25.00%) CSS
7 5 (20.83%) Web Services
7 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
7 5 (20.83%) Finance
7 5 (20.83%) Scrum
8 4 (16.67%) XML
8 4 (16.67%) Entity Framework
8 4 (16.67%) TDD
9 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (12.50%) Software Delivery
9 3 (12.50%) Windows
9 3 (12.50%) Linux
9 3 (12.50%) Python
9 3 (12.50%) VB.NET
9 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
9 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
10 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000

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 2 (8.33%) Confluence
1 2 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) Big Data
2 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.33%) Ant
2 2 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (8.33%) Bitbucket
2 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) Gradle
2 2 (8.33%) Hudson
2 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) JIRA
3 1 (4.17%) InstallShield
3 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Advertising
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) C# Developer
3 5 (20.83%) .NET Developer
4 4 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Architect
6 2 (8.33%) .NET Architect
6 2 (8.33%) C# Architect
6 2 (8.33%) C++ Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C++/C# Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared Java Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (87.50%) .NET
2 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (41.67%) HTML
4 8 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (25.00%) CSS
7 5 (20.83%) Web Services
8 4 (16.67%) Entity Framework
8 4 (16.67%) XML
9 2 (8.33%) ADO.NET
9 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
9 2 (8.33%) COM+
9 2 (8.33%) EJB
9 2 (8.33%) Java EE
9 2 (8.33%) JMS
9 2 (8.33%) WSDL
9 2 (8.33%) XML Schema
9 2 (8.33%) XSL
9 2 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) MVC
2 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) Data Protection
3 5 (20.83%) Scrum
4 4 (16.67%) TDD
5 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (12.50%) Software Delivery
6 2 (8.33%) DevOps
6 2 (8.33%) High Availability
6 2 (8.33%) MapReduce
6 2 (8.33%) OO
6 2 (8.33%) Open Source
6 2 (8.33%) UML
7 1 (4.17%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.17%) Process Improvement
7 1 (4.17%) Release Management
7 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.17%) User Stories
7 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) C++
1 6 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.50%) Python
3 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 3 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 2 (8.33%) Java
4 2 (8.33%) Perl
4 2 (8.33%) VB
4 2 (8.33%) VB6
4 2 (8.33%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Atlassian
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Red Hat