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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 47 42 29
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Contract jobs citing C# 87 91 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.04% 4.06% 6.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.83% 12.13% 16.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 53 71
Average daily rate £338 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £277 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 4
Average hourly rate £38.00 £39.00 £34.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +12.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.10 £39.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.62 £46.26 £138.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.56 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.15% +7.31%
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
678 750 757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 31.48% 33.48% 37.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 419 450
Average daily rate £360 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 44 40
Average hourly rate £38.50 £39.50 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.53% -5.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.80 £32.50 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 30 April 2016.

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#
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

C# Hourly Rate Histogram 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 30 April 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
Southampton +6 10 £375 +7.14% 25
Gosport -6 10 £373 -0.53% 1
Hook - 10 £310 -
Portsmouth -2 9 £300 -9.09% 10
Basingstoke -8 9 £331 -17.18% 10
Havant +13 4 £388 +21.09% 1
Farnborough +7 3 - - 8
Andover -4 3 £325 -23.52%
Aldershot 0 2 - -
Winchester -7 1 - - 9
Eastleigh - 1 - -
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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#.

1 126 (73.68%) .NET
2 93 (54.39%) SQL Server
3 77 (45.03%) SQL
4 70 (40.94%) Microsoft
5 68 (39.77%) JavaScript
6 64 (37.43%) Security Cleared
7 58 (33.92%) ASP.NET
8 56 (32.75%) Agile Software Development
9 55 (32.16%) SC Cleared
10 54 (31.58%) MVC
11 43 (25.15%) Oracle
12 37 (21.64%) Visual Studio
13 36 (21.05%) Java
13 36 (21.05%) jQuery
14 35 (20.47%) SharePoint
15 34 (19.88%) CSS
16 32 (18.71%) Windows
17 31 (18.13%) Team Foundation Server
18 29 (16.96%) HTML
19 27 (15.79%) PowerShell
20 25 (14.62%) Unit Testing
21 24 (14.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 24 (14.04%) Web Services
22 22 (12.87%) ASP.NET MVC
23 19 (11.11%) Selenium
23 19 (11.11%) .NET Framework
23 19 (11.11%) Degree
23 19 (11.11%) MS Excel
24 18 (10.53%) CRM
24 18 (10.53%) Scrum

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 35 (20.47%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.09%) IIS
3 6 (3.51%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (2.92%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (2.34%) Node.js
6 3 (1.75%) JBoss
7 1 (0.58%) CMS
7 1 (0.58%) Drupal
7 1 (0.58%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 19 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.51%) MS Office
3 3 (1.75%) InfoPath
3 3 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (6.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.34%) Network Security
1 4 (2.34%) SAN
2 3 (1.75%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (1.75%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.17%) CTI
3 2 (1.17%) Intranet
3 2 (1.17%) LAN
3 2 (1.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (54.39%) SQL Server
2 24 (14.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (6.43%) Relational Database
5 10 (5.85%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (4.68%) Oracle Database
6 8 (4.68%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.92%) InterSystems Cache
8 5 (2.92%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (2.34%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (1.75%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.75%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (1.17%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (1.17%) HDInsight
11 2 (1.17%) MariaDB
11 2 (1.17%) MySQL
11 2 (1.17%) NoSQL
11 2 (1.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 37 (21.64%) Visual Studio
2 31 (18.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (11.11%) Selenium
4 16 (9.36%) SpecFlow
5 10 (5.85%) Oracle APEX
6 9 (5.26%) Git (software)
6 9 (5.26%) WebDriver
7 8 (4.68%) Jasmine
7 8 (4.68%) Jenkins
8 5 (2.92%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 5 (2.92%) HP UFT
9 4 (2.34%) LoadRunner
10 3 (1.75%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.75%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.75%) JMeter
10 3 (1.75%) Moq
10 3 (1.75%) NUnit
10 3 (1.75%) Rational DOORS
10 3 (1.75%) Subversion
11 2 (1.17%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 9 (5.26%) Finance
2 8 (4.68%) Military
3 4 (2.34%) Aerospace
3 4 (2.34%) Legal
4 3 (1.75%) Electronics
5 2 (1.17%) Advertising
5 2 (1.17%) Retail
6 1 (0.58%) Local Government
6 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 104 (60.82%) Developer
2 35 (20.47%) .NET Developer
3 27 (15.79%) C# Developer
4 15 (8.77%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (8.77%) Software Developer
5 13 (7.60%) Analyst
5 13 (7.60%) Software Engineer
6 10 (5.85%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (5.85%) SharePoint Engineer
6 10 (5.85%) Tester
7 9 (5.26%) Angular Developer
7 9 (5.26%) Automation Tester
7 9 (5.26%) SharePoint Developer
8 8 (4.68%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 8 (4.68%) Development Analyst
8 8 (4.68%) Software Analyst
8 8 (4.68%) Software Development Analyst
8 8 (4.68%) SQL Developer
9 7 (4.09%) C# Software Engineer
10 6 (3.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (73.68%) .NET
2 58 (33.92%) ASP.NET
3 36 (21.05%) jQuery
4 34 (19.88%) CSS
5 29 (16.96%) HTML
6 24 (14.04%) Web Services
7 22 (12.87%) ASP.NET MVC
8 19 (11.11%) .NET Framework
9 18 (10.53%) Entity Framework
10 16 (9.36%) WPF
11 15 (8.77%) ASP.NET Web API
12 12 (7.02%) AngularJS
12 12 (7.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (7.02%) XML
13 11 (6.43%) WCF
14 9 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 9 (5.26%) HTML5
15 8 (4.68%) Ajax
15 8 (4.68%) RESTful
15 8 (4.68%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.77%) Computer Science
2 5 (2.92%) Management Information System
2 5 (2.92%) N-Tier
3 3 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.75%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.75%) User Experience
4 2 (1.17%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.17%) Mechatronics
4 2 (1.17%) Statistics
4 2 (1.17%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.58%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.58%) PKI
5 1 (0.58%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 32 (18.71%) Windows
2 9 (5.26%) Windows Server
3 8 (4.68%) Linux
4 7 (4.09%) Android
4 7 (4.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.92%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.17%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.58%) CentOS
7 1 (0.58%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (32.75%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (31.58%) MVC
3 25 (14.62%) Unit Testing
4 18 (10.53%) CRM
4 18 (10.53%) Scrum
4 18 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 17 (9.94%) Migration
5 17 (9.94%) Web Development
6 13 (7.60%) BDD
6 13 (7.60%) SDLC
7 12 (7.02%) Workflow
8 10 (5.85%) Configuration Management
8 10 (5.85%) Multithreading
8 10 (5.85%) Test Scripting
9 9 (5.26%) OO
9 9 (5.26%) Project Management
10 8 (4.68%) Test Automation
10 8 (4.68%) Validation
11 7 (4.09%) Integration Testing
11 7 (4.09%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 77 (45.03%) SQL
2 68 (39.77%) JavaScript
3 36 (21.05%) Java
4 27 (15.79%) PowerShell
5 17 (9.94%) C++
5 17 (9.94%) T-SQL
6 11 (6.43%) PHP
6 11 (6.43%) VB
7 9 (5.26%) F#
7 9 (5.26%) PL/SQL
8 8 (4.68%) Python
9 7 (4.09%) Ruby
9 7 (4.09%) VB.NET
10 6 (3.51%) TypeScript
11 5 (2.92%) C
12 3 (1.75%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.75%) Perl
12 3 (1.75%) VBScript
13 2 (1.17%) Delphi
13 2 (1.17%) XAML
Qualifications
1 64 (37.43%) Security Cleared
2 55 (32.16%) SC Cleared
3 19 (11.11%) Degree
4 10 (5.85%) DV Cleared
5 6 (3.51%) ISTQB
5 6 (3.51%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 5 (2.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.34%) CCNA
7 4 (2.34%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.75%) MCAD
8 3 (1.75%) MCITP
8 3 (1.75%) MCSD
8 3 (1.75%) MCTS
9 2 (1.17%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.68%) SLA
2 3 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.68%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 70 (40.94%) Microsoft
2 43 (25.15%) Oracle
3 14 (8.19%) HP
4 13 (7.60%) Telerik
5 4 (2.34%) Pegasus
5 4 (2.34%) VMware
5 4 (2.34%) Xamarin
6 3 (1.75%) Cisco
6 3 (1.75%) IBM
6 3 (1.75%) Telelogic
7 2 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.58%) Autodesk
8 1 (0.58%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.58%) Lumension
8 1 (0.58%) PTC
8 1 (0.58%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.58%) RedGate
8 1 (0.58%) SAP
8 1 (0.58%) Sitecore
Southampton
TDA Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £16 - £25 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 days ago