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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 15 22 10
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Contract jobs citing C# 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 4.35% 0.85% 4.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.00% 3.45% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £38.00 £50.44 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.56 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.15% +7.31%
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
20 29 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 28.99% 24.58% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 18 5
Average daily rate £380 £305 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% -9.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £263 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £405 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 1
Average hourly rate £38.00 £45.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +5.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 29 April 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 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Software Delivery
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) UML
3 3 (50.00%) JBoss
3 3 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) Telelogic
3 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) EJB
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 3 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) J2EE
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (50.00%) JSF
3 3 (50.00%) Ruby
3 3 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) .NET

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 3 (50.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) git-flow
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) UI Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) UX Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) EJB
2 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) J2EE
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) JSF
2 3 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Middleware
4 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Software Delivery
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) UML
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) MVVM
4 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) Telelogic
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) VMware