The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 25 19 9
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Contract jobs citing C# 8 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 3.13% 5.73% 9.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.34% 15.94% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 11
Median daily rate £300 £295 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% -15.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.25 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +13.33%
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
109 69 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 42.58% 35.94% 32.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 32 42
Median daily rate £385 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 8
Median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 June 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -10 4 £225 -25.00% 11
Weymouth - 4 £343 -
C#
South West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, 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 Dorset region with a requirement for C#.

1 19 (76.00%) .NET
2 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (56.00%) HTML
3 14 (56.00%) SQL
4 12 (48.00%) CSS
4 12 (48.00%) jQuery
5 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (28.00%) OO
7 6 (24.00%) Unit Testing
7 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
7 6 (24.00%) Mobile App
7 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
8 5 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (20.00%) Kibana
8 5 (20.00%) GitHub
8 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
8 5 (20.00%) Test Scripting
8 5 (20.00%) Multithreading
8 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
8 5 (20.00%) RESTful
8 5 (20.00%) OOD
8 5 (20.00%) Workflow
8 5 (20.00%) Lucene
8 5 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
9 4 (16.00%) C
9 4 (16.00%) Blackberry
9 4 (16.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (16.00%) Scrum

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 5 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (16.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (16.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (8.00%) CMS
3 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) GitHub
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (12.00%) Selenium
4 2 (8.00%) JMeter
4 2 (8.00%) LoadRunner
5 1 (4.00%) JIRA
5 1 (4.00%) SpecFlow
5 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Angular Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Architect
6 2 (8.00%) CRM Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 2 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Lucene Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Mobile Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Performance Tester
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Tester
7 1 (4.00%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Lead Test Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) QA Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Senior QA Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Senior QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (76.00%) .NET
2 14 (56.00%) HTML
3 12 (48.00%) CSS
3 12 (48.00%) jQuery
4 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 5 (20.00%) Lucene
4 5 (20.00%) RESTful
5 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (8.00%) Entity Framework
6 2 (8.00%) LINQ
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.00%) AutoMapper
7 1 (4.00%) Gherkin
7 1 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (4.00%) LINQ to SQL
7 1 (4.00%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (4.00%) StructureMap
7 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (4.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (16.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (16.00%) iPhone
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) OO
3 6 (24.00%) Unit Testing
4 5 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 5 (20.00%) OOD
4 5 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 5 (20.00%) Workflow
5 4 (16.00%) MVC
5 4 (16.00%) Scrum
6 3 (12.00%) CRM
6 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (12.00%) UML
7 2 (8.00%) Load Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Performance Testing
7 2 (8.00%) SDLC
8 1 (4.00%) Front End Development
8 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.00%) Mobile Development
8 1 (4.00%) SOLID
8 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (56.00%) SQL
3 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (16.00%) Apex Code
4 4 (16.00%) C
5 2 (8.00%) PHP
6 1 (4.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Kibana
2 4 (16.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (8.00%) EPiServer
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Rally