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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 14 7 21
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Contract jobs citing C# 16 36 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 7.24% 14.57% 4.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.51% 42.35% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 6
Median daily rate £350 £340 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £416 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
82 85 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 37.10% 34.41% 38.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 32 54
Median daily rate £350 £330 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -18.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £222 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 20 9
Median hourly rate £22.00 £41.24 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.65% -4.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 -13 7 £394 +12.50% 17
C#
South West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 17 (70.83%) .NET
2 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 8 (33.33%) HTML
3 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (33.33%) Windows
4 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (25.00%) CSS
5 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 5 (20.83%) jQuery
6 5 (20.83%) CSS3
6 5 (20.83%) JUnit
6 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
7 4 (16.67%) Ruby
7 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 4 (16.67%) SQL
7 4 (16.67%) C++
7 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 4 (16.67%) OO
7 4 (16.67%) HTML5
7 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 4 (16.67%) JSON
7 4 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (16.67%) Sass
7 4 (16.67%) Front End Development
8 3 (12.50%) RequireJS
8 3 (12.50%) Bower
8 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (12.50%) Windows CE
8 3 (12.50%) B2C
8 3 (12.50%) UML

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 2 (8.33%) CMS
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.83%) JUnit
3 3 (12.50%) Bower
3 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 2 (8.33%) JMeter
4 2 (8.33%) LoadRunner
4 2 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Software Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) HTML Developer
4 3 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.33%) CRM Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Junior
5 2 (8.33%) Junior Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Tester
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Tester
6 1 (4.17%) C# WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (70.83%) .NET
2 8 (33.33%) HTML
3 6 (25.00%) CSS
4 5 (20.83%) CSS3
4 5 (20.83%) jQuery
5 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 4 (16.67%) HTML5
5 4 (16.67%) JSON
5 4 (16.67%) Sass
6 3 (12.50%) RequireJS
6 3 (12.50%) XML
7 2 (8.33%) .NET Compact Framework
7 2 (8.33%) Entity Framework
7 2 (8.33%) WCF
7 2 (8.33%) Web Services
7 2 (8.33%) WinForms
7 2 (8.33%) XSLT
8 1 (4.17%) LINQ
8 1 (4.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
3 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 4 (16.67%) OO
3 4 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (12.50%) B2C
4 3 (12.50%) MVC
4 3 (12.50%) UML
5 2 (8.33%) CRM
5 2 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) Load Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Requirements Engineering
5 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Web Development
6 1 (4.17%) MVVM
6 1 (4.17%) SysML
6 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (16.67%) C++
2 4 (16.67%) Ruby
2 4 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) C
3 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.17%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com