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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 14 16 30
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Contract jobs citing C# 16 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 6.75% 7.01% 2.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.16% 19.48% 10.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 3
Average daily rate
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£325 £333 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.25% +7.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £258 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £346 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
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
99 77 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 41.77% 35.98% 26.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 42 35
Average daily rate £375 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 13
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.76 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.48% -49.98%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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#
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 20 August 2014. 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
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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 +12 10 £350 +33.33% 17
Poole +3 4 £315 -3.07% 3
Weymouth - - - - 3
Wimborne - - - -
Dorchester - - - - 3
C#
South West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 29 (90.63%) .NET
2 19 (59.38%) JavaScript
3 14 (43.75%) ASP.NET
4 13 (40.63%) MVC
4 13 (40.63%) HTML
5 12 (37.50%) CSS
5 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (31.25%) TDD
6 10 (31.25%) .NET Framework
6 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (28.13%) BDD
7 9 (28.13%) SQL
7 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
8 8 (25.00%) SharePoint
8 8 (25.00%) HTML5
8 8 (25.00%) jQuery
9 7 (21.88%) RDBMS
9 7 (21.88%) Mobile App
9 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
10 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
10 6 (18.75%) Code Coverage
10 6 (18.75%) Visual Studio
10 6 (18.75%) NoSQL
10 6 (18.75%) Event-Driven Architecture
10 6 (18.75%) Refactoring
10 6 (18.75%) Wiki
11 5 (15.63%) Dynamics AX
11 5 (15.63%) CMS
11 5 (15.63%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (12.50%) Scrum

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 8 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (15.63%) CMS
2 5 (15.63%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) InfoPath
2 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (9.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Intranet
2 1 (3.13%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.88%) RDBMS
2 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
3 6 (18.75%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.13%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.38%) NUnit
2 3 (9.38%) SpecFlow
3 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.25%) Subversion
4 1 (3.13%) Maven
4 1 (3.13%) JIRA
4 1 (3.13%) FitNesse
4 1 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (3.13%) Ant
4 1 (3.13%) JUnit
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (78.13%) Developer
2 14 (43.75%) .NET Developer
3 10 (31.25%) C# Developer
4 7 (21.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (18.75%) SharePoint Developer
6 5 (15.63%) Programmer
7 2 (6.25%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) SharePoint Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
8 1 (3.13%) ASP Developer
8 1 (3.13%) SQL Developer
8 1 (3.13%) C# Web Developer
8 1 (3.13%) .NET Programmer
8 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.13%) CMS Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Graphics Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (90.63%) .NET
2 14 (43.75%) ASP.NET
3 13 (40.63%) HTML
4 12 (37.50%) CSS
5 10 (31.25%) .NET Framework
5 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (25.00%) HTML5
6 8 (25.00%) jQuery
7 4 (12.50%) CSS3
7 4 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (9.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (9.38%) REST
8 3 (9.38%) XML
8 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (6.25%) Ajax
10 1 (3.13%) EJB
10 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (3.13%) SignalR
10 1 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Mobile App
2 6 (18.75%) Wiki
3 3 (9.38%) Taxonomies
4 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (3.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) UNIX
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) MVC
2 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (31.25%) TDD
4 9 (28.13%) BDD
5 6 (18.75%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 6 (18.75%) Refactoring
5 6 (18.75%) Code Coverage
6 4 (12.50%) Workflow
6 4 (12.50%) Scrum
6 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (9.38%) Integration Testing
7 3 (9.38%) System Testing
7 3 (9.38%) CRM
8 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
8 2 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (3.13%) Data Transformation
9 1 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (3.13%) Game Development
9 1 (3.13%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) JavaScript
2 9 (28.13%) SQL
3 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 3 (9.38%) Java
4 3 (9.38%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.25%) C++
6 1 (3.13%) C
6 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) MCSD
1 1 (3.13%) MCSE
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) EPiServer
3 2 (6.25%) Ektron
3 2 (6.25%) Telerik
4 1 (3.13%) JD Edwards
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) SAP
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