The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 13 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing C# 3 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 4.84% 13.46% 8.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.64% 46.67% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
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#
Hampshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
22 30 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 35.48% 28.85% 29.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 9
Average daily rate £350 £438 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +47.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £386 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £506 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) N-Tier
5 2 (22.22%) MS Access
5 2 (22.22%) Intergraph
5 2 (22.22%) Data Security
5 2 (22.22%) MVC
5 2 (22.22%) XAML
5 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
5 2 (22.22%) VB
5 2 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) IIS
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) Life Science
5 2 (22.22%) Telerik
5 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) SmartPlant
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 2 (22.22%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SmartPlant
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) MS Access
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
2 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) git-flow
General
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Angular Developer
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (11.11%) UI Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) UX Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) VB Developer
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (22.22%) FusionCharts
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) Middleware
4 1 (11.11%) RESTful
4 1 (11.11%) Silverlight
4 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Data Structures
1 2 (22.22%) Life Science
1 2 (22.22%) N-Tier
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Data Security
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
4 1 (11.11%) MVVM
4 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) UML
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) VB
2 2 (22.22%) XAML
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Intergraph
3 2 (22.22%) Telerik
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) VMware