The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 9 24 4
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -20
Contract jobs citing C# 67 30 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 13.70% 6.54% 14.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.87% 14.71% 36.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 17 22
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.50% -31.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £210 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £372 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 6
Average hourly rate £48.13 £42.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.25% +21.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.68% +7.14%
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 Gloucestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
259 204 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 52.97% 44.44% 40.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 104 46
Average daily rate £400 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 11
Average hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £32.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.22 £42.50 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

C#
Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

C# Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

C#
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +12 22 £393 +30.83% 9
Cheltenham +8 15 £331 -6.69% 17
Cirencester +2 5 £244 +8.33% 1
Tewkesbury - 3 £375 - 5
C#
South West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 71 (65.14%) .NET
2 53 (48.62%) SQL Server
2 53 (48.62%) SQL
3 51 (46.79%) ASP.NET
4 41 (37.61%) HTML
5 34 (31.19%) JavaScript
6 33 (30.28%) MVC
7 29 (26.61%) C++
8 28 (25.69%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (23.85%) Security Cleared
10 24 (22.02%) .NET Framework
11 23 (21.10%) Finance
11 23 (21.10%) VB.NET
12 21 (19.27%) Microsoft
12 21 (19.27%) Software Engineering
13 20 (18.35%) Windows
13 20 (18.35%) WCF
13 20 (18.35%) Team Foundation Server
14 19 (17.43%) Oracle
15 18 (16.51%) CSS
15 18 (16.51%) Web Services
15 18 (16.51%) T-SQL
15 18 (16.51%) ASP.NET MVC
16 17 (15.60%) PL/SQL
16 17 (15.60%) Visual Studio
17 16 (14.68%) XML
17 16 (14.68%) SC Cleared
18 15 (13.76%) SQL Server 2008
18 15 (13.76%) WPF
18 15 (13.76%) Java

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 9 (8.26%) IIS
1 9 (8.26%) SAS
2 3 (2.75%) JBoss
2 3 (2.75%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.92%) CMS
3 1 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.92%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (5.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.59%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.92%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.26%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.83%) VoIP
2 2 (1.83%) HTTP
2 2 (1.83%) X.509
2 2 (1.83%) IPsec
3 1 (0.92%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (48.62%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (11.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (11.01%) SQL Server 2000
5 9 (8.26%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (8.26%) MongoDB
6 8 (7.34%) BusinessObjects XI
6 8 (7.34%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 8 (7.34%) MySQL
6 8 (7.34%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (5.50%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.75%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.83%) Couchbase
9 2 (1.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.92%) DTS
10 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 20 (18.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (15.60%) Visual Studio
3 12 (11.01%) Git (software)
4 9 (8.26%) SpecFlow
5 8 (7.34%) Selenium
6 7 (6.42%) NUnit
6 7 (6.42%) MSTest
7 5 (4.59%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (2.75%) JIRA
8 3 (2.75%) Jenkins
8 3 (2.75%) Hudson
9 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Blend
9 1 (0.92%) Rational DOORS
General
1 23 (21.10%) Finance
2 3 (2.75%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.83%) Banking
3 2 (1.83%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.92%) Automotive
4 1 (0.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 87 (79.82%) Developer
2 36 (33.03%) .NET Developer
3 29 (26.61%) C# Developer
4 15 (13.76%) Software Engineer
5 13 (11.93%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (9.17%) Software Developer
7 8 (7.34%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (7.34%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 7 (6.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (4.59%) Applications Developer
9 5 (4.59%) Web Developer
9 5 (4.59%) Java Developer
10 4 (3.67%) Applications Support
10 4 (3.67%) C# Software Engineer
10 4 (3.67%) SQL Developer
10 4 (3.67%) WPF Developer
11 3 (2.75%) AWS Developer
11 3 (2.75%) C++/C# Developer
11 3 (2.75%) .NET Software Engineer
11 3 (2.75%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (65.14%) .NET
2 51 (46.79%) ASP.NET
3 41 (37.61%) HTML
4 24 (22.02%) .NET Framework
5 20 (18.35%) WCF
6 18 (16.51%) Web Services
6 18 (16.51%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (16.51%) CSS
7 16 (14.68%) XML
8 15 (13.76%) WPF
9 11 (10.09%) AngularJS
10 10 (9.17%) XSL
11 9 (8.26%) WSDL
11 9 (8.26%) XML Schema
11 9 (8.26%) Entity Framework
12 8 (7.34%) jQuery
13 7 (6.42%) HTML5
13 7 (6.42%) COM+
13 7 (6.42%) ADO.NET
14 5 (4.59%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.75%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (2.75%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.35%) Windows
2 13 (11.93%) UNIX
3 6 (5.50%) Linux
4 2 (1.83%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (30.28%) MVC
2 28 (25.69%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (19.27%) Software Engineering
4 11 (10.09%) MVVM
5 10 (9.17%) Web Development
6 9 (8.26%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (8.26%) Kimball Methodology
7 8 (7.34%) SDLC
8 7 (6.42%) TDD
8 7 (6.42%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (6.42%) Dimensional Modelling
9 6 (5.50%) Scrum
10 5 (4.59%) Configuration Management
10 5 (4.59%) ITIL
10 5 (4.59%) E-Commerce
10 5 (4.59%) Software Delivery
11 4 (3.67%) Automated Testing
12 3 (2.75%) SOA
12 3 (2.75%) Data Protection
12 3 (2.75%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 53 (48.62%) SQL
2 34 (31.19%) JavaScript
3 29 (26.61%) C++
4 23 (21.10%) VB.NET
5 18 (16.51%) T-SQL
6 17 (15.60%) PL/SQL
7 15 (13.76%) Java
7 15 (13.76%) Shell Script
8 9 (8.26%) Perl
8 9 (8.26%) Python
9 8 (7.34%) VB
10 7 (6.42%) VB6
11 5 (4.59%) Ruby
12 4 (3.67%) C
13 3 (2.75%) Bash Shell
13 3 (2.75%) TypeScript
14 2 (1.83%) Tcl
15 1 (0.92%) ActionScript
15 1 (0.92%) XAML
Qualifications
1 26 (23.85%) Security Cleared
2 16 (14.68%) SC Cleared
3 14 (12.84%) Degree
4 10 (9.17%) DV Cleared
5 5 (4.59%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.75%) HNC
6 3 (2.75%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (2.75%) Basel II
1 3 (2.75%) QA
2 1 (0.92%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 5 (4.59%) Puppet
2 3 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (19.27%) Microsoft
2 19 (17.43%) Oracle
3 6 (5.50%) OpenText
4 5 (4.59%) Teradata
5 4 (3.67%) ESRI
6 3 (2.75%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.92%) Infragistics
7 1 (0.92%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.92%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.92%) Twitter
7 1 (0.92%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.92%) PayPal
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