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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 17 30 15
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -15
Contract jobs citing C# 46 16 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 9.48% 4.08% 9.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.25% 10.26% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 7 12
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£363 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 8
Average hourly rate £43.25 £42.50 £42.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.76% +0.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.65 £33.00 £34.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.85 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.09%
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
283 156 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 58.35% 39.80% 59.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 86 117
Average daily rate £425 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 17
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £30.00 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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 17 April 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#
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 17 April 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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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
Cheltenham +5 18 £425 +54.54% 14
Gloucester +15 11 £380 - 7
Stroud - - - - 1
Tewkesbury - - - - 1
Cirencester - - - - 7
Berkeley - - - -
C#
South West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (88.75%) .NET
2 56 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 54 (67.50%) HTML
4 43 (53.75%) SQL Server
4 43 (53.75%) CSS
5 40 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 38 (47.50%) SQL
7 27 (33.75%) MVC
8 22 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (26.25%) Security Cleared
10 19 (23.75%) .NET Framework
10 19 (23.75%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (22.50%) HTML5
12 17 (21.25%) MongoDB
12 17 (21.25%) CSS3
12 17 (21.25%) ASP.NET Web API
13 16 (20.00%) SC Cleared
13 16 (20.00%) XML
14 15 (18.75%) Visual Studio
14 15 (18.75%) Web Services
14 15 (18.75%) T-SQL
14 15 (18.75%) Finance
15 14 (17.50%) Linux
15 14 (17.50%) jQuery
15 14 (17.50%) WCF
16 12 (15.00%) Ubuntu
16 12 (15.00%) C++
16 12 (15.00%) Node.js
16 12 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
17 11 (13.75%) MySQL

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 12 (15.00%) Node.js
2 7 (8.75%) IIS
3 2 (2.50%) MQSeries
3 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.25%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (53.75%) SQL Server
2 17 (21.25%) MongoDB
3 12 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (13.75%) MySQL
5 7 (8.75%) Couchbase
5 7 (8.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.50%) MS Access
7 2 (2.50%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.25%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.25%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 15 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 9 (11.25%) MSTest
2 9 (11.25%) NUnit
3 8 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (2.50%) Toad
6 1 (1.25%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.25%) Selenium
6 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Blend
6 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (2.50%) Aerospace
2 2 (2.50%) Games
3 1 (1.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 74 (92.50%) Developer
2 39 (48.75%) .NET Developer
3 23 (28.75%) C# Developer
4 22 (27.50%) Software Developer
5 18 (22.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (11.25%) Senior Developer
7 8 (10.00%) Software Engineer
8 7 (8.75%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (7.50%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (6.25%) Agile .NET Developer
11 4 (5.00%) Senior C# Developer
11 4 (5.00%) C# Software Engineer
12 3 (3.75%) Senior Software Engineer
12 3 (3.75%) VB.NET Developer
13 2 (2.50%) Analyst Developer
13 2 (2.50%) Analyst
13 2 (2.50%) Web Developer
13 2 (2.50%) Applications Developer
13 2 (2.50%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (88.75%) .NET
2 54 (67.50%) HTML
3 43 (53.75%) CSS
4 40 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 19 (23.75%) .NET Framework
5 19 (23.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (22.50%) HTML5
7 17 (21.25%) CSS3
7 17 (21.25%) ASP.NET Web API
8 16 (20.00%) XML
9 15 (18.75%) Web Services
10 14 (17.50%) WCF
10 14 (17.50%) jQuery
11 9 (11.25%) REST
11 9 (11.25%) XSLT
12 8 (10.00%) Castle Windsor
12 8 (10.00%) LINQ
13 6 (7.50%) XSD
13 6 (7.50%) XSL
13 6 (7.50%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.75%) N-Tier
1 3 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.50%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.25%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.50%) Linux
2 12 (15.00%) Ubuntu
3 5 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (33.75%) MVC
2 22 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (13.75%) Scrum
4 9 (11.25%) TDD
4 9 (11.25%) Software Engineering
5 8 (10.00%) BDD
6 7 (8.75%) Progressive Enhancement
6 7 (8.75%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (8.75%) CQRS
6 7 (8.75%) SOA
7 6 (7.50%) Software Delivery
8 5 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
9 4 (5.00%) Web Development
10 3 (3.75%) MVVM
10 3 (3.75%) UML
11 2 (2.50%) OO
11 2 (2.50%) CRM
11 2 (2.50%) E-Commerce
11 2 (2.50%) Time Management
11 2 (2.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 38 (47.50%) SQL
3 15 (18.75%) T-SQL
4 12 (15.00%) C++
5 10 (12.50%) VB.NET
6 7 (8.75%) Java
7 6 (7.50%) TypeScript
8 4 (5.00%) VB
9 3 (3.75%) C
10 2 (2.50%) Delphi
10 2 (2.50%) VB6
11 1 (1.25%) XPath
11 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.25%) Python
11 1 (1.25%) XAML
11 1 (1.25%) COBOL
11 1 (1.25%) PHP
11 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (26.25%) Security Cleared
2 16 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.50%) DV Cleared
4 5 (6.25%) Degree
Systems Management
1 7 (8.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.00%) Oracle
3 2 (2.50%) IBM
3 2 (2.50%) Twitter
4 1 (1.25%) Infragistics
4 1 (1.25%) VMware
4 1 (1.25%) DevExpress
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