The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 18 21 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Contract jobs citing C# 6 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 6.06% 4.62% 15.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.33% 9.84% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 8
Average daily rate £300 £306 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% +3.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £301 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £311 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
C#
Devon

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

Programming Languages Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
45 61 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 45.45% 46.92% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 20 11
Average daily rate £408 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.83% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £214 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £450 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Average hourly rate £17.00 £36.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.42% +4.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 (87.50%) .NET
2 12 (50.00%) SQL
3 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
4 10 (41.67%) MVC
5 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 8 (33.33%) HTML
6 7 (29.17%) CSS
6 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
7 6 (25.00%) Scrum
7 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (25.00%) ERP
7 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 6 (25.00%) VB
8 5 (20.83%) VB.NET
8 5 (20.83%) Web Services
8 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (16.67%) Data Structures
9 4 (16.67%) Infor
9 4 (16.67%) iSeries
9 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (16.67%) RPG
9 4 (16.67%) IBM
9 4 (16.67%) ODBC
9 4 (16.67%) MAPICS
9 4 (16.67%) AS400
9 4 (16.67%) QA
10 3 (12.50%) Selenium
10 3 (12.50%) ISO 14001
10 3 (12.50%) TDD

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.33%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.17%) Confluence
3 1 (4.17%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) MS Access
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) NUnit
1 3 (12.50%) Selenium
1 3 (12.50%) SpecFlow
1 3 (12.50%) WebDriver
2 2 (8.33%) JIRA
2 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.17%) Bitbucket
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 12 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (29.17%) C# Developer
4 5 (20.83%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Applications Consultant
5 4 (16.67%) Applications Support
5 4 (16.67%) Applications Support Consultant
5 4 (16.67%) AS400 Support
5 4 (16.67%) Consultant
5 4 (16.67%) Support Consultant
6 3 (12.50%) Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) QA Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Developer
7 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (8.33%) ERP Developer
7 2 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (8.33%) VB.NET Developer
8 1 (4.17%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (87.50%) .NET
2 8 (33.33%) HTML
3 7 (29.17%) CSS
4 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (20.83%) Web Services
6 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (16.67%) ODBC
7 3 (12.50%) HTML5
7 3 (12.50%) jQuery
7 3 (12.50%) REST
8 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
8 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
8 2 (8.33%) Entity Framework
8 2 (8.33%) NHibernate
8 2 (8.33%) WinForms
8 2 (8.33%) WPF
9 1 (4.17%) Ajax
9 1 (4.17%) CSS3
9 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) AS400
1 4 (16.67%) Data Structures
1 4 (16.67%) iSeries
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Android
1 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) MVC
2 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (25.00%) ERP
2 6 (25.00%) Scrum
3 3 (12.50%) TDD
4 2 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
4 2 (8.33%) Migration
4 2 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (4.17%) API Development
5 1 (4.17%) BDD
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.17%) CRM
5 1 (4.17%) Kanban
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.17%) SOLID
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (25.00%) VB
4 5 (20.83%) VB.NET
5 4 (16.67%) RPG
6 2 (8.33%) C++
7 1 (4.17%) Delphi
7 1 (4.17%) Java
7 1 (4.17%) PHP
7 1 (4.17%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
1 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) QA
2 3 (12.50%) ISO 14001
2 3 (12.50%) ISO 9001
3 1 (4.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) IBM
2 4 (16.67%) Infor
2 4 (16.67%) MAPICS
3 3 (12.50%) Atlassian
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (4.17%) Adobe