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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 22 21 24
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing C# 35 21 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.84% 7.09% 6.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.89% 24.42% 10.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 12 12
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£350 £293 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.65% -7.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £273 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £365 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.85%
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
235 86 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 45.90% 29.05% 59.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 43 103
Average daily rate £438 £295 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.30% -23.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 29
Average hourly rate £39.00 £30.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £14.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £30.50 £48.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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 24 December 2014.

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#
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 24 December 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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 - 11 £400 - 1
Cheltenham -16 6 £338 +8.87% 12
Cirencester 0 5 £250 -30.55% 1
Dursley - - - -
Stroud - - - - 1
Tewkesbury - - - - 1
C#
South West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 45 (86.54%) .NET
2 28 (53.85%) SQL
3 26 (50.00%) HTML
4 25 (48.08%) SQL Server
5 22 (42.31%) JavaScript
6 20 (38.46%) T-SQL
7 18 (34.62%) ASP.NET
8 17 (32.69%) CSS
9 16 (30.77%) Security Cleared
10 13 (25.00%) HTML5
11 12 (23.08%) CSS3
11 12 (23.08%) VB.NET
11 12 (23.08%) Finance
11 12 (23.08%) SC Cleared
11 12 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (19.23%) C++
12 10 (19.23%) Web Services
12 10 (19.23%) XML
12 10 (19.23%) Visual Studio
12 10 (19.23%) Linux
12 10 (19.23%) XSLT
13 8 (15.38%) Node.js
13 8 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (15.38%) jQuery
14 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (13.46%) Ubuntu
14 7 (13.46%) WCF
14 7 (13.46%) XSD
14 7 (13.46%) Java
15 6 (11.54%) DHTML

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 8 (15.38%) Node.js
2 4 (7.69%) IIS
3 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.92%) Mule
4 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.92%) JBoss
4 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) LDAP
1 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (48.08%) SQL Server
2 12 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (9.62%) MongoDB
4 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.92%) TKPROF
7 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.92%) DTS
7 1 (1.92%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 10 (19.23%) Visual Studio
2 8 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (3.85%) Selenium
5 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.92%) Subversion
5 1 (1.92%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.92%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.92%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (1.92%) JUnit
General
1 12 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Marketing
3 2 (3.85%) Electronics
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (92.31%) Developer
2 18 (34.62%) .NET Developer
3 14 (26.92%) C# Developer
3 14 (26.92%) Software Developer
4 10 (19.23%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (15.38%) SQL Developer
6 6 (11.54%) Senior Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Programmer
9 2 (3.85%) Tester
9 2 (3.85%) Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) VB.NET Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Analyst Developer
9 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (1.92%) Development Engineer
10 1 (1.92%) Automation Tester
10 1 (1.92%) Team Leader
10 1 (1.92%) .NET Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (86.54%) .NET
2 26 (50.00%) HTML
3 18 (34.62%) ASP.NET
4 17 (32.69%) CSS
5 13 (25.00%) HTML5
6 12 (23.08%) CSS3
7 10 (19.23%) Web Services
7 10 (19.23%) XML
7 10 (19.23%) XSLT
8 8 (15.38%) jQuery
9 7 (13.46%) WCF
9 7 (13.46%) XSD
10 6 (11.54%) DHTML
11 5 (9.62%) LINQ
12 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (5.77%) .NET Framework
14 2 (3.85%) XML Schema
14 2 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
14 2 (3.85%) Ajax
15 1 (1.92%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.85%) N-Tier
1 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.92%) W3C
2 1 (1.92%) DTV
2 1 (1.92%) Replication
2 1 (1.92%) CCTV
2 1 (1.92%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Linux
2 7 (13.46%) Ubuntu
3 5 (9.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (11.54%) MVC
3 4 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 2 (3.85%) Unit Testing
4 2 (3.85%) Test Automation
4 2 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (3.85%) UML
5 1 (1.92%) OOP
5 1 (1.92%) OO
5 1 (1.92%) RUP
5 1 (1.92%) CRM
5 1 (1.92%) Data Modelling
5 1 (1.92%) OOD
5 1 (1.92%) ETL
5 1 (1.92%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.92%) BPEL
5 1 (1.92%) Workflow
5 1 (1.92%) Migration
5 1 (1.92%) Scrum
5 1 (1.92%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (53.85%) SQL
2 22 (42.31%) JavaScript
3 20 (38.46%) T-SQL
4 12 (23.08%) VB.NET
5 10 (19.23%) C++
6 7 (13.46%) Java
7 4 (7.69%) VB
8 2 (3.85%) XPath
8 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.85%) TypeScript
8 2 (3.85%) Python
9 1 (1.92%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.92%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.92%) VB6
9 1 (1.92%) VBA
9 1 (1.92%) PHP
9 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.92%) C
9 1 (1.92%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 16 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 12 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.77%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) ISEB
4 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.92%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.92%) VMware
2 1 (1.92%) Twitter
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle
2 1 (1.92%) SAP
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