The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills 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# over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 11 6 19
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Contract jobs citing C# 12 31 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 6.38% 14.16% 4.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.34% 36.90% 13.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 6
Average daily rate £375 £255 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% -36.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £220 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £350 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Average hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
C#
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
59 84 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 31.38% 38.36% 34.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 49 30
Average daily rate £375 £275 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -33.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £434 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 9
Average hourly rate £42.00 £32.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.75 £32.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

C#
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -5 7 £350 +13.82% 19
Ferndown - 1 £275 -
C#
South West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 39 (92.86%) .NET
2 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (38.10%) Windows
4 15 (35.71%) CSS
4 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
5 14 (33.33%) HTML
5 14 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 14 (33.33%) Scrum
6 13 (30.95%) MVC
6 13 (30.95%) OOD
6 13 (30.95%) Visual Studio
7 12 (28.57%) .NET Framework
7 12 (28.57%) jQuery
7 12 (28.57%) Unit Testing
8 11 (26.19%) OO
9 10 (23.81%) SQL
9 10 (23.81%) Multithreading
10 9 (21.43%) Windows CE
10 9 (21.43%) RESTful
11 8 (19.05%) SpecFlow
11 8 (19.05%) AngularJS
11 8 (19.05%) .NET Compact Framework
11 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET
12 7 (16.67%) XML
12 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
12 7 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (16.67%) WCF
12 7 (16.67%) BDD
13 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (14.29%) Mobile App

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 5 (11.90%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (9.52%) CMS
3 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Office
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) GitHub
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.38%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Visual Studio
2 8 (19.05%) SpecFlow
3 7 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
4 5 (11.90%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (4.76%) Selenium
5 2 (4.76%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.38%) JIRA
6 1 (2.38%) NUnit
6 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 3 (7.14%) Military
2 2 (4.76%) Games
2 2 (4.76%) Law
3 1 (2.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 29 (69.05%) Developer
2 19 (45.24%) C# Developer
3 18 (42.86%) .NET Developer
4 12 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Angular Developer
5 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Developer in Test
5 4 (9.52%) Software Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Software Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Test Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Automation Test Lead
7 2 (4.76%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 2 (4.76%) C# WPF Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Lucene Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (92.86%) .NET
2 15 (35.71%) CSS
3 14 (33.33%) HTML
4 12 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 12 (28.57%) jQuery
5 9 (21.43%) RESTful
6 8 (19.05%) .NET Compact Framework
6 8 (19.05%) AngularJS
6 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET
7 7 (16.67%) WCF
7 7 (16.67%) XML
8 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (11.90%) Lucene
10 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (9.52%) Entity Framework
10 4 (9.52%) JSON
10 4 (9.52%) Web Services
11 3 (7.14%) SOAP
12 2 (4.76%) REST
12 2 (4.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (38.10%) Windows
2 9 (21.43%) Windows CE
3 3 (7.14%) Linux
3 3 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (33.33%) Scrum
3 13 (30.95%) MVC
3 13 (30.95%) OOD
4 12 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 11 (26.19%) OO
6 10 (23.81%) Multithreading
7 7 (16.67%) BDD
8 6 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (14.29%) Manual Testing
9 5 (11.90%) Web Development
9 5 (11.90%) Workflow
10 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
10 4 (9.52%) TDD
10 4 (9.52%) UML
11 3 (7.14%) Data Security
11 3 (7.14%) Patch Management
11 3 (7.14%) Test Automation
12 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
12 2 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 10 (23.81%) SQL
3 4 (9.52%) Apex Code
3 4 (9.52%) VB.NET
4 3 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.14%) Perl
4 3 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 3 (7.14%) VBScript
5 2 (4.76%) C
5 2 (4.76%) C++
5 2 (4.76%) Java
6 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.38%) VB
6 1 (2.38%) VB6
6 1 (2.38%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.14%) VMware ESX
1 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (7.14%) vSphere
1 3 (7.14%) XenApp
2 1 (2.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) Kibana
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) EPiServer
2 4 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (7.14%) Citrix
3 3 (7.14%) Symantec
3 3 (7.14%) VMware
4 2 (4.76%) IBM
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle
5 1 (2.38%) Rally
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