The table below looks at the statistics for the C# Software Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C# Software Developer
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a C# Software Developer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £33.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+11.19% -6.94%
C# Software Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
190 219 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 95.48% 97.77% 96.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 126 82
Average daily rate £391 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.72% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £220 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 25 19
Average hourly rate £20.63 £32.00 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.54% +29.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.66 £10.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

C# Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# Software Developer in the job title across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C# Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

C# Software Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

C# Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

C# Software Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

C# Software Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

C# Software Developer
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region that cited C# Software Developer in their job title 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 with C# Software Developer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows CE
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Compact Framework
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java

C# Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region that cited C# Software Developer in their job title 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 with C# Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Compact Framework
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOD
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) System Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft