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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 24 26 22
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing C# 144 114 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 6.69% 6.15% 6.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.38% 16.69% 19.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 73 57
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£350 £340 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £407 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £38.25 £106.25 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.00% +136.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- -4.10%
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
879 683 480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 40.86% 36.82% 34.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 381 256
Average daily rate £355 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 45 49
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £19.50 £15.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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
Basingstoke -2 32 £351 -6.53% 3
Southampton -9 22 £350 +19.14% 27
Farnborough -3 14 £375 +15.38% 3
Portsmouth +1 11 £328 -6.42% 11
Gosport -6 9 £398 - 2
Havant +5 8 £350 -21.12% 2
Winchester -11 3 £315 -4.54% 12
Petersfield - 2 £388 - 5
Ringwood -1 1 £315 +9.56%
Aldershot - 1 £288 -
Waterlooville - - - -
Fareham - - - - 7
Fordingbridge - - - - 1
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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#.

1 191 (83.41%) .NET
2 102 (44.54%) ASP.NET
3 96 (41.92%) JavaScript
4 89 (38.86%) SQL Server
5 75 (32.75%) HTML
5 75 (32.75%) Microsoft
6 74 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
7 72 (31.44%) SQL
8 67 (29.26%) MVC
9 58 (25.33%) Visual Studio
10 53 (23.14%) Scrum
11 50 (21.83%) CSS
12 47 (20.52%) Security Cleared
13 45 (19.65%) ASP.NET MVC
13 45 (19.65%) Oracle
13 45 (19.65%) Windows
14 42 (18.34%) Web Services
15 38 (16.59%) SC Cleared
16 37 (16.16%) XML
17 36 (15.72%) jQuery
18 32 (13.97%) VB.NET
19 31 (13.54%) WCF
19 31 (13.54%) Team Foundation Server
20 30 (13.10%) Java
20 30 (13.10%) C++
21 27 (11.79%) SQL Server 2008
22 26 (11.35%) HTML5
22 26 (11.35%) TDD
23 23 (10.04%) PL/SQL
23 23 (10.04%) VB

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 14 (6.11%) CMS
2 13 (5.68%) SharePoint
3 11 (4.80%) Node.js
4 9 (3.93%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (2.18%) IIS
5 5 (2.18%) Umbraco
6 4 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.31%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.87%) Kentico
8 2 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.87%) Commerce Server
8 2 (0.87%) MS Project Server
8 2 (0.87%) Commerce Server 2007
9 1 (0.44%) DNN
9 1 (0.44%) Immediacy CMS
9 1 (0.44%) LiveCycle
9 1 (0.44%) Confluence
9 1 (0.44%) EPiServer CMS
9 1 (0.44%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 14 (6.11%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.93%) MS Office
3 3 (1.31%) MS Project
4 2 (0.87%) Simulink
4 2 (0.87%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.44%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 11 (4.80%) SmartPlant
2 3 (1.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.44%) SaaS
2 1 (0.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.24%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.06%) HTTP
2 7 (3.06%) Modbus
2 7 (3.06%) MQTT
3 5 (2.18%) Ethernet
4 3 (1.31%) FTP
4 3 (1.31%) SMTP
4 3 (1.31%) S/MIME
5 2 (0.87%) Intranet
5 2 (0.87%) Internet
5 2 (0.87%) Extranet
6 1 (0.44%) Firewall
6 1 (0.44%) Network Security
6 1 (0.44%) SAN
6 1 (0.44%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (38.86%) SQL Server
2 27 (11.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (9.61%) Oracle Database
4 13 (5.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (4.37%) MS Access
5 10 (4.37%) Relational Database
6 9 (3.93%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (3.93%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (2.62%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.62%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (2.18%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (2.18%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.87%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.87%) MySQL
9 2 (0.87%) DB2
9 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.44%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle OWB
10 1 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 58 (25.33%) Visual Studio
2 31 (13.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (8.30%) Git (software)
4 11 (4.80%) Moq
4 11 (4.80%) QuickTest Pro
5 8 (3.49%) Selenium
6 6 (2.62%) TeamCity
7 5 (2.18%) SpecFlow
8 4 (1.75%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.75%) WATIR
8 4 (1.75%) Subversion
8 4 (1.75%) JIRA
9 3 (1.31%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (1.31%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.31%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.87%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.87%) JUnit
10 2 (0.87%) ClearCase
10 2 (0.87%) NetBeans
10 2 (0.87%) Maven
General
1 10 (4.37%) Finance
2 6 (2.62%) Military
2 6 (2.62%) Telecoms
2 6 (2.62%) Turkish Language
3 2 (0.87%) Retail
3 2 (0.87%) Marketing
3 2 (0.87%) Aerospace
3 2 (0.87%) Legal
4 1 (0.44%) Publishing
4 1 (0.44%) Games
4 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 154 (67.25%) Developer
2 69 (30.13%) .NET Developer
3 42 (18.34%) C# Developer
4 30 (13.10%) Programmer
5 27 (11.79%) C# .NET Developer
6 21 (9.17%) Software Developer
7 19 (8.30%) Analyst
7 19 (8.30%) ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (5.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (5.24%) Analyst Programmer
9 12 (5.24%) Web Developer
10 9 (3.93%) Software Engineer
10 9 (3.93%) iOS Developer
11 8 (3.49%) Tester
11 8 (3.49%) Senior Developer
12 7 (3.06%) Applications Developer
13 6 (2.62%) Architect
13 6 (2.62%) C# Software Developer
13 6 (2.62%) Python Developer
13 6 (2.62%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (83.41%) .NET
2 102 (44.54%) ASP.NET
3 75 (32.75%) HTML
4 50 (21.83%) CSS
5 45 (19.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 42 (18.34%) Web Services
7 37 (16.16%) XML
8 36 (15.72%) jQuery
9 31 (13.54%) WCF
10 26 (11.35%) HTML5
11 22 (9.61%) .NET Framework
12 16 (6.99%) AngularJS
13 15 (6.55%) ASP.NET Web API
14 14 (6.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 12 (5.24%) Silverlight
16 11 (4.80%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 10 (4.37%) iOS SDK
17 10 (4.37%) RESTful
17 10 (4.37%) JSP
18 9 (3.93%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.68%) Data Structures
3 12 (5.24%) User Experience
4 10 (4.37%) Mobile App
5 9 (3.93%) iPhone
5 9 (3.93%) Open Source
6 7 (3.06%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.62%) Inversion of Control
8 5 (2.18%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.75%) Life Science
10 3 (1.31%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.87%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.87%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.87%) Streaming Video
12 1 (0.44%) Streaming Music
12 1 (0.44%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.44%) Social Media
12 1 (0.44%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 45 (19.65%) Windows
2 18 (7.86%) Apple iOS
3 15 (6.55%) Linux
4 14 (6.11%) UNIX
5 12 (5.24%) Windows 7
6 11 (4.80%) Android
7 4 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.75%) Solaris
7 4 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.31%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.44%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (29.26%) MVC
3 53 (23.14%) Scrum
4 26 (11.35%) TDD
5 20 (8.73%) Software Engineering
6 18 (7.86%) Multithreading
7 16 (6.99%) CRM
8 14 (6.11%) SOA
9 13 (5.68%) Project Management
10 12 (5.24%) Test Automation
11 11 (4.80%) iOS Development
11 11 (4.80%) E-Commerce
11 11 (4.80%) Knowledge Management
12 10 (4.37%) OO
12 10 (4.37%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (4.37%) Functional Testing
12 10 (4.37%) Test Scripting
13 9 (3.93%) System Testing
13 9 (3.93%) BDD
14 8 (3.49%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 96 (41.92%) JavaScript
2 72 (31.44%) SQL
3 32 (13.97%) VB.NET
4 30 (13.10%) C++
4 30 (13.10%) Java
5 23 (10.04%) PL/SQL
5 23 (10.04%) VB
6 15 (6.55%) Objective-C
7 14 (6.11%) Python
8 13 (5.68%) C
9 10 (4.37%) VBA
10 9 (3.93%) T-SQL
11 8 (3.49%) XAML
11 8 (3.49%) Ruby
11 8 (3.49%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.62%) IronPython
13 5 (2.18%) Delphi
14 4 (1.75%) PHP
15 3 (1.31%) VB6
16 2 (0.87%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 47 (20.52%) Security Cleared
2 38 (16.59%) SC Cleared
3 13 (5.68%) ISTQB
4 11 (4.80%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 9 (3.93%) Degree
6 7 (3.06%) DV Cleared
7 5 (2.18%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (1.31%) ISEB
10 2 (0.87%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.87%) VCP4
10 2 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.62%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.75%) QA
3 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.75%) Samba
1 4 (1.75%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 75 (32.75%) Microsoft
2 45 (19.65%) Oracle
3 15 (6.55%) Ektron
4 13 (5.68%) HP
5 11 (4.80%) Telerik
6 9 (3.93%) Intergraph
7 6 (2.62%) Xamarin
8 5 (2.18%) SAP
9 4 (1.75%) EPiServer
10 3 (1.31%) VMware
11 2 (0.87%) Google
11 2 (0.87%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.87%) Adobe
11 2 (0.87%) Apple
11 2 (0.87%) Nintex
12 1 (0.44%) RedPrairie
12 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.44%) Embarcadero
12 1 (0.44%) Borland
12 1 (0.44%) DevExpress
Southampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
Petersfield
Spectrum IT
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £225.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Southampton
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 24 days ago