The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Dorset region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 19 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing C# 14 14 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 6.11% 7.57% 6.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.92% 15.56% 26.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 8
Average daily rate £350 £275 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -24.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £275 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £47.50 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +31.14%
Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
74 90 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 32.31% 48.65% 23.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 51 37
Average daily rate £418 £325 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.46% -14.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £415 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 5
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% -15.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
C#
South West

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -2 10 £350 +27.27% 19
Poole +8 2 - - 16
Dorchester - - - - 4
C#
South West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
3 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
3 10 (47.62%) MVC
4 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 8 (38.10%) HTML
5 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
6 7 (33.33%) SQL
6 7 (33.33%) Web Services
6 7 (33.33%) WCF
7 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
8 5 (23.81%) TDD
8 5 (23.81%) XML
9 4 (19.05%) CRM
9 4 (19.05%) JSON
9 4 (19.05%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (19.05%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (19.05%) jQuery
10 3 (14.29%) REST
10 3 (14.29%) LINQ
10 3 (14.29%) CMS
10 3 (14.29%) Scrum
10 3 (14.29%) CSS
11 2 (9.52%) IIS
11 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
11 2 (9.52%) OOD
11 2 (9.52%) ADO.NET
11 2 (9.52%) UML
11 2 (9.52%) Finance

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (14.29%) CMS
2 2 (9.52%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Intranet
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) NUnit
1 2 (9.52%) MSTest
2 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) Moq
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Back Office
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Architect
2 6 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 4 (19.05%) CRM Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
3 4 (19.05%) CRM Solutions Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 3 (14.29%) CRM Developer
4 3 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Programmer
5 1 (4.76%) WPF Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Silverlight Developer
5 1 (4.76%) CMS Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Web Architect
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
3 8 (38.10%) HTML
4 7 (33.33%) Web Services
4 7 (33.33%) WCF
5 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
6 5 (23.81%) XML
7 4 (19.05%) JSON
7 4 (19.05%) jQuery
8 3 (14.29%) REST
8 3 (14.29%) LINQ
8 3 (14.29%) CSS
9 2 (9.52%) ADO.NET
9 2 (9.52%) Ajax
9 2 (9.52%) NHibernate
9 2 (9.52%) WPF
9 2 (9.52%) Silverlight
10 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) iPhone
2 1 (4.76%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (4.76%) Statistics
2 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) MVC
2 5 (23.81%) TDD
3 4 (19.05%) CRM
3 4 (19.05%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (9.52%) OOD
5 2 (9.52%) UML
5 2 (9.52%) MVVM
5 2 (9.52%) BDD
5 2 (9.52%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Kanban
6 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.76%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.76%) Software Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Supplier Management
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.76%) Content Management
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
2 7 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) VB6
3 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.76%) VB
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) TIBCO
2 2 (9.52%) Telerik
2 2 (9.52%) Ektron
3 1 (4.76%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
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