The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills 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# over the 3 months to 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 8 21 10
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Contract jobs citing C# 20 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 13.25% 2.44% 7.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.03% 6.82% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 6
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£333 £355 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.33% -2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £343 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £367 £366
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.68% +7.14%
C#
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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
74 44 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 49.01% 35.77% 39.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 16 19
Average daily rate £399 £405 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.48% +15.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £330 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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#
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

C# Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham region citing C# also 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 that cited C#.

1 36 (90.00%) .NET
2 28 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 24 (60.00%) HTML
4 23 (57.50%) SQL Server
5 18 (45.00%) SQL
6 17 (42.50%) JavaScript
7 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (35.00%) MVC
8 14 (35.00%) CSS
9 12 (30.00%) Web Services
10 11 (27.50%) XML
10 11 (27.50%) .NET Framework
11 10 (25.00%) Finance
12 9 (22.50%) T-SQL
12 9 (22.50%) NUnit
12 9 (22.50%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (22.50%) MSTest
13 8 (20.00%) SpecFlow
13 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (20.00%) Selenium
13 8 (20.00%) C++
13 8 (20.00%) IIS
14 7 (17.50%) COM+
14 7 (17.50%) MySQL
14 7 (17.50%) VB
14 7 (17.50%) XSL
14 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2000
14 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (17.50%) Team Foundation Server

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham region citing C# also 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 that cited C#. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (57.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (22.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2000
3 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (17.50%) MySQL
4 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.00%) Couchbase
4 2 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) NUnit
1 9 (22.50%) MSTest
2 8 (20.00%) SpecFlow
2 8 (20.00%) Selenium
3 7 (17.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.00%) Games
3 1 (2.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 36 (90.00%) Developer
2 18 (45.00%) .NET Developer
3 14 (35.00%) C# Developer
4 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (17.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 4 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) AWS Developer
8 2 (5.00%) C# Software Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Tester
9 1 (2.50%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Applications Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.50%) C# Software Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Automation Tester
9 1 (2.50%) Automation Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Web Applications Developer
9 1 (2.50%) .NET Web Developer
9 1 (2.50%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (90.00%) .NET
2 28 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 24 (60.00%) HTML
4 14 (35.00%) CSS
5 12 (30.00%) Web Services
6 11 (27.50%) XML
6 11 (27.50%) .NET Framework
7 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (17.50%) XSL
9 7 (17.50%) COM+
10 6 (15.00%) ADO.NET
10 6 (15.00%) WSDL
10 6 (15.00%) XML Schema
10 6 (15.00%) WCF
11 5 (12.50%) Castle Windsor
12 3 (7.50%) REST
12 3 (7.50%) WPF
12 3 (7.50%) LINQ
12 3 (7.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.00%) MVC
3 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 5 (12.50%) Scrum
4 4 (10.00%) Software Delivery
4 4 (10.00%) TDD
4 4 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (7.50%) Web Development
5 3 (7.50%) BDD
5 3 (7.50%) Test Automation
6 2 (5.00%) MVVM
6 2 (5.00%) Time Management
6 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.00%) Progressive Enhancement
6 2 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (5.00%) CQRS
6 2 (5.00%) Mobile First
6 2 (5.00%) SOA
7 1 (2.50%) Project Management
7 1 (2.50%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (45.00%) SQL
2 17 (42.50%) JavaScript
3 9 (22.50%) T-SQL
4 8 (20.00%) C++
5 7 (17.50%) VB
6 6 (15.00%) VB6
7 3 (7.50%) VB.NET
7 3 (7.50%) Java
8 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.50%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) Infragistics
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Sanderson
Rate: £375 per day
Posted: 7 days ago