The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 23 11 16
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Contract jobs citing C# 133 208 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 6.46% 11.42% 8.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.92% 28.03% 22.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 143 83
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£375 £328 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.46% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £252 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £403 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
- +2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 11
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -25.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £29.00 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £29.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
C#
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
786 742 754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 38.17% 40.72% 38.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 422 426 404
Average daily rate £363 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £251 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 57 60
Average hourly rate £37.50 £29.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% -15.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £17.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

C#
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Gosport 0 30 £450 -
Southampton -1 30 £400 +5.61% 14
Basingstoke -14 16 £350 +7.69% 7
Havant 0 5 - - 3
Farnborough -4 4 £338 +12.50% 5
Portsmouth -2 3 £375 -11.76% 20
Winchester +3 2 £285 -6.93% 6
Petersfield - 1 £325 - 1
Andover - - - - 2
Liss - - - -
Brockenhurst - - - -
Fareham - - - - 2
Fordingbridge - - - -
Yateley - - - -
Ringwood - - - - 1
Romsey - - - -
Wallington - - - - 1
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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#.

1 204 (73.38%) .NET
2 142 (51.08%) ASP.NET
3 132 (47.48%) JavaScript
4 115 (41.37%) Oracle
5 110 (39.57%) SQL
6 104 (37.41%) VB
7 102 (36.69%) Microsoft
8 100 (35.97%) SQL Server
9 98 (35.25%) Security Cleared
10 93 (33.45%) HTML
11 90 (32.37%) ISTQB
12 87 (31.29%) SC Cleared
13 83 (29.86%) HP
14 77 (27.70%) CRM
15 68 (24.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 67 (24.10%) QuickTest Pro
17 64 (23.02%) MVC
18 62 (22.30%) Windows
19 57 (20.50%) JSP
20 52 (18.71%) ASP.NET MVC
21 49 (17.63%) Test Automation
22 47 (16.91%) jQuery
22 47 (16.91%) Java
23 44 (15.83%) CSS
24 43 (15.47%) Knowledge Management
25 36 (12.95%) WCF
26 32 (11.51%) Oracle Reports
27 30 (10.79%) Project Management
27 30 (10.79%) XML
27 30 (10.79%) Team Foundation Server

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 24 (8.63%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.60%) IIS
3 7 (2.52%) CMS
4 6 (2.16%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (1.08%) Oracle Spatial
7 2 (0.72%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.72%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.36%) EPiServer CMS
8 1 (0.36%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (0.36%) Node.js
8 1 (0.36%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.36%) Documentum
Applications
1 14 (5.04%) MS Office
2 12 (4.32%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.08%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.72%) MS Project
4 2 (0.72%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.72%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.36%) Simulink
5 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (6.83%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.52%) SaaS
2 2 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.91%) SAN
2 15 (5.40%) TCP/IP
3 12 (4.32%) Modbus
3 12 (4.32%) MQTT
4 5 (1.80%) DNS
5 3 (1.08%) HTTPS
5 3 (1.08%) Internet
5 3 (1.08%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.72%) HTTP
7 1 (0.36%) GSM
7 1 (0.36%) UMTS
7 1 (0.36%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (35.97%) SQL Server
2 32 (11.51%) Oracle Reports
3 29 (10.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (6.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (5.40%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (3.60%) MySQL
7 10 (3.60%) Relational Database
8 9 (3.24%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (3.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (2.16%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.08%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.08%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.72%) OLAP
12 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.36%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 67 (24.10%) QuickTest Pro
2 30 (10.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (9.35%) Visual Studio
4 11 (3.96%) LoadRunner
5 8 (2.88%) SpecFlow
6 7 (2.52%) Subversion
6 7 (2.52%) Selenium
7 6 (2.16%) Git (software)
8 5 (1.80%) Hudson
8 5 (1.80%) Jenkins
9 4 (1.44%) SoapUI
9 4 (1.44%) NUnit
10 3 (1.08%) FitNesse
10 3 (1.08%) Oracle APEX
10 3 (1.08%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.72%) WiX
11 2 (0.72%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (0.72%) Jasmine
11 2 (0.72%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.72%) Eclipse
General
1 28 (10.07%) Finance
2 8 (2.88%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.16%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.80%) Back Office
5 4 (1.44%) Military
5 4 (1.44%) Banking
6 3 (1.08%) Front Office
7 2 (0.72%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.72%) Electronics
7 2 (0.72%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.72%) Marketing
8 1 (0.36%) Retail
8 1 (0.36%) Automotive
8 1 (0.36%) Advertising
8 1 (0.36%) Games
Job Titles
1 139 (50.00%) Developer
2 76 (27.34%) .NET Developer
3 50 (17.99%) C# Developer
4 31 (11.15%) Test Manager
5 29 (10.43%) C# .NET Developer
6 25 (8.99%) Tester
7 21 (7.55%) Test Leader
8 18 (6.47%) ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (4.68%) Software Engineer
9 13 (4.68%) Automation Tester
10 12 (4.32%) Analyst
10 12 (4.32%) Web Developer
10 12 (4.32%) VB.NET Developer
11 11 (3.96%) Test Specialist
11 11 (3.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (3.60%) Performance Manager
12 10 (3.60%) Test Analyst
13 9 (3.24%) Software Developer
14 8 (2.88%) Performance Tester
14 8 (2.88%) Performance Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (73.38%) .NET
2 142 (51.08%) ASP.NET
3 93 (33.45%) HTML
4 57 (20.50%) JSP
5 52 (18.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 47 (16.91%) jQuery
7 44 (15.83%) CSS
8 36 (12.95%) WCF
9 30 (10.79%) XML
10 28 (10.07%) Web Services
11 26 (9.35%) .NET Framework
12 17 (6.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 15 (5.40%) Ajax
14 13 (4.68%) XSLT
14 13 (4.68%) AngularJS
15 12 (4.32%) WebSockets
16 11 (3.96%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 11 (3.96%) OLE
16 11 (3.96%) WPF
17 8 (2.88%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 8 (2.88%) Replication
2 7 (2.52%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.16%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.44%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (1.08%) FMCG
5 3 (1.08%) E-Learning
5 3 (1.08%) SCORM
6 2 (0.72%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.72%) Blog
6 2 (0.72%) Xbox
7 1 (0.36%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.36%) Wiki
7 1 (0.36%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.36%) DTV
7 1 (0.36%) GIS
7 1 (0.36%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 62 (22.30%) Windows
2 12 (4.32%) Windows 7
3 11 (3.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (2.52%) UNIX
5 4 (1.44%) Android
5 4 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.08%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.08%) Windows 2000
6 3 (1.08%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.72%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (27.70%) CRM
2 64 (23.02%) MVC
3 49 (17.63%) Test Automation
4 43 (15.47%) Knowledge Management
5 30 (10.79%) Project Management
6 29 (10.43%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (10.43%) Test Scripting
7 27 (9.71%) Scrum
8 20 (7.19%) Functional Testing
9 18 (6.47%) Software Engineering
10 17 (6.12%) TDD
11 13 (4.68%) BDD
12 11 (3.96%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (3.60%) OO
13 10 (3.60%) Web Development
14 9 (3.24%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (3.24%) Unit Testing
14 9 (3.24%) ITIL
15 8 (2.88%) System Testing
16 7 (2.52%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 132 (47.48%) JavaScript
2 110 (39.57%) SQL
3 104 (37.41%) VB
4 47 (16.91%) Java
5 27 (9.71%) VB.NET
6 19 (6.83%) T-SQL
6 19 (6.83%) Python
7 17 (6.12%) PL/SQL
8 14 (5.04%) C
9 9 (3.24%) Delphi
10 7 (2.52%) VB6
11 6 (2.16%) C++
11 6 (2.16%) PHP
12 3 (1.08%) Perl
12 3 (1.08%) VBScript
12 3 (1.08%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.08%) VBA
13 2 (0.72%) ActionScript 2.0
13 2 (0.72%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.72%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 98 (35.25%) Security Cleared
2 90 (32.37%) ISTQB
3 87 (31.29%) SC Cleared
4 68 (24.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 24 (8.63%) DV Cleared
6 14 (5.04%) ISEB
7 13 (4.68%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (3.96%) Degree
9 10 (3.60%) CCNA
10 9 (3.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 6 (2.16%) MCITP
11 6 (2.16%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.36%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.12%) QA
2 7 (2.52%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (5.76%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 115 (41.37%) Oracle
2 102 (36.69%) Microsoft
3 83 (29.86%) HP
4 4 (1.44%) Ektron
4 4 (1.44%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.08%) Cisco
5 3 (1.08%) DevExpress
5 3 (1.08%) Serena
5 3 (1.08%) Telerik
5 3 (1.08%) Adobe
6 2 (0.72%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.72%) Twitter
7 1 (0.36%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.36%) Google
7 1 (0.36%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.36%) SAP
7 1 (0.36%) EMC
7 1 (0.36%) Apple
7 1 (0.36%) BT
7 1 (0.36%) Nintex
Hampshire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 8-10 Per Hour Will lead to a permanent opportunity
Posted: 4 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Steria
Rate: Up to £9 per hour
Posted: 20 hours ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £320 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £280 - £330 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Hampshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Hampshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Southampton
Interquest - IQ ESM
Posted: 13 days ago
Hampshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 16 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £275 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago