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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 25 24 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing C# 20 33 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.43% 6.30% 4.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.39% 12.60% 16.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 25 8
Average daily rate £400 £385 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +31.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £325 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £440 £346
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £125.00 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
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
213 262 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 47.23% 50.00% 28.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 179 42
Average daily rate £420 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £340 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 20 8
Average hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £30.01
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +36.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £36.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.10 £44.50 £40.00
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 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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -1 8 £400 - 8
Cheltenham +5 4 £325 -17.46% 6
Filton - 1 £500 -
C#
South West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 52 (65.00%) .NET
2 38 (47.50%) SQL
3 37 (46.25%) Security Cleared
4 36 (45.00%) SQL Server
5 27 (33.75%) JavaScript
6 25 (31.25%) C++
7 24 (30.00%) ASP.NET
8 22 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (26.25%) Software Engineering
10 20 (25.00%) DV Cleared
10 20 (25.00%) Visual Studio
10 20 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 18 (22.50%) Unix
11 18 (22.50%) HTML
11 18 (22.50%) PL/SQL
11 18 (22.50%) MVC
12 17 (21.25%) Java
12 17 (21.25%) Windows
13 16 (20.00%) XML
14 15 (18.75%) UML
14 15 (18.75%) Finance
14 15 (18.75%) SC Cleared
14 15 (18.75%) WPF
14 15 (18.75%) .NET Framework
15 14 (17.50%) WCF
15 14 (17.50%) Web Services
15 14 (17.50%) C
15 14 (17.50%) Oracle
16 13 (16.25%) CSS
17 12 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (11.25%) Apache
2 7 (8.75%) SAS
3 6 (7.50%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.00%) IIS
5 2 (2.50%) ArcGIS
5 2 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.25%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.75%) InfoPath
3 2 (2.50%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.25%) LDAP
1 9 (11.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.25%) AMQP
2 1 (1.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (8.75%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (8.75%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (5.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 4 (5.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.75%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.75%) MySQL
5 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (2.50%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.25%) Base SAS
7 1 (1.25%) Big Data
7 1 (1.25%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 12 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (11.25%) Git (software)
3 9 (11.25%) JUnit
3 9 (11.25%) Selenium
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (2.50%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.25%) Ant
5 1 (1.25%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.25%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.25%) JIRA
5 1 (1.25%) Maven
5 1 (1.25%) Xcode
General
1 15 (18.75%) Finance
2 3 (3.75%) Banking
2 3 (3.75%) Financial Institution
2 3 (3.75%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.25%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.25%) Avionics
3 1 (1.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 62 (77.50%) Developer
2 29 (36.25%) C# Developer
3 22 (27.50%) .NET Developer
4 13 (16.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 10 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 9 (11.25%) DV Cleared Java Developer
7 7 (8.75%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 7 (8.75%) C# WPF Developer
7 7 (8.75%) SQL Developer
7 7 (8.75%) WPF Developer
8 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (7.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
9 5 (6.25%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
9 5 (6.25%) Software Developer
10 4 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
10 4 (5.00%) Senior C# Developer
10 4 (5.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (65.00%) .NET
2 24 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 18 (22.50%) HTML
4 16 (20.00%) XML
5 15 (18.75%) .NET Framework
5 15 (18.75%) WPF
6 14 (17.50%) WCF
6 14 (17.50%) Web Services
7 13 (16.25%) CSS
8 10 (12.50%) JMS
9 9 (11.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (11.25%) Hibernate
9 9 (11.25%) J2EE
9 9 (11.25%) XSLT
10 7 (8.75%) Entity Framework
10 7 (8.75%) jQuery
11 5 (6.25%) AngularJS
11 5 (6.25%) HTML5
12 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (2.50%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Client/Server
2 6 (7.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.25%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.25%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 18 (22.50%) Unix
2 17 (21.25%) Windows
3 5 (6.25%) Linux
4 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.25%) Software Engineering
3 18 (22.50%) MVC
4 15 (18.75%) UML
5 12 (15.00%) Open Source
6 11 (13.75%) System Testing
6 11 (13.75%) Unit Testing
7 10 (12.50%) MVVM
7 10 (12.50%) TDD
8 9 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (11.25%) SOA
9 7 (8.75%) Dimensional Modelling
9 7 (8.75%) Kimball Methodology
10 5 (6.25%) OO
10 5 (6.25%) SDLC
11 4 (5.00%) Web Development
12 3 (3.75%) Migration
12 3 (3.75%) Scrum
12 3 (3.75%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (3.75%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 38 (47.50%) SQL
2 27 (33.75%) JavaScript
3 25 (31.25%) C++
4 18 (22.50%) PL/SQL
5 17 (21.25%) Java
6 14 (17.50%) C
7 12 (15.00%) VB.NET
8 9 (11.25%) Shell Script
8 9 (11.25%) T-SQL
9 6 (7.50%) Python
10 5 (6.25%) VB
10 5 (6.25%) VBScript
11 4 (5.00%) Perl
11 4 (5.00%) PowerShell
12 3 (3.75%) VB6
13 2 (2.50%) Bash Shell
13 2 (2.50%) Ruby
14 1 (1.25%) Lua
14 1 (1.25%) Objective-C
14 1 (1.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 37 (46.25%) Security Cleared
2 20 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 15 (18.75%) SC Cleared
4 8 (10.00%) Degree
5 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.75%) MCAD
6 3 (3.75%) MCITP
6 3 (3.75%) MCSD
6 3 (3.75%) MCTS
7 2 (2.50%) HNC
7 2 (2.50%) HND
7 2 (2.50%) ISEB
7 2 (2.50%) ISTQB
7 2 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.25%) MCPD
8 1 (1.25%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) Basel II
1 2 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (3.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.50%) Oracle
3 6 (7.50%) ESRI
4 5 (6.25%) Teradata
5 2 (2.50%) OpenText
5 2 (2.50%) Telerik
6 1 (1.25%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.25%) Google
6 1 (1.25%) Sun
6 1 (1.25%) Xamarin
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