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 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 34 24 12
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -12
Contract jobs citing C# 106 133 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.82% 6.45% 11.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.52% 16.88% 28.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 73 143
Average daily rate
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£345 £375 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +14.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £246 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £450 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +20.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.68% +7.14%
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
784 788 742
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.69% 38.23% 40.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 500 422 426
Average daily rate £355 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 38 57
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +27.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £21.10 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 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#
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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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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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
Farnborough +7 14 £329 -2.59% 4
Southampton -15 14 £360 -10.00% 27
Basingstoke -6 12 £365 +4.28% 7
Hook - 8 £325 -
Portsmouth +4 7 £315 -16.00% 20
Winchester -16 5 £440 +54.38% 11
Havant +4 2 - - 1
Gosport -17 1 £370 -17.77% 1
Aldershot - 1 £438 -
Andover - 1 £275 - 6
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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#.

1 132 (75.43%) .NET
2 76 (43.43%) ASP.NET
3 68 (38.86%) SQL Server
3 68 (38.86%) Microsoft
4 65 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (32.00%) JavaScript
6 52 (29.71%) SQL
7 50 (28.57%) MVC
8 47 (26.86%) jQuery
9 40 (22.86%) HTML
10 39 (22.29%) Windows
10 39 (22.29%) Security Cleared
11 38 (21.71%) CSS
12 33 (18.86%) Selenium
13 32 (18.29%) Oracle
14 29 (16.57%) Test Automation
15 28 (16.00%) Web Services
16 27 (15.43%) SC Cleared
17 26 (14.86%) Visual Studio
18 25 (14.29%) TDD
18 25 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
19 23 (13.14%) Java
20 22 (12.57%) C++
20 22 (12.57%) MS Excel
20 22 (12.57%) .NET Framework
20 22 (12.57%) Team Foundation Server
21 20 (11.43%) WCF
22 19 (10.86%) BDD
22 19 (10.86%) WebDriver
23 18 (10.29%) SQL Server 2008

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 18 (10.29%) IIS
2 17 (9.71%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (2.86%) CMS
5 4 (2.29%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.71%) Oracle Spatial
6 3 (1.71%) WordPress
7 2 (1.14%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.14%) Node.js
7 2 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.14%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.57%) Drupal
8 1 (0.57%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.57%) LiveCycle
8 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.57%) Kentico
Applications
1 22 (12.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.43%) MS Office
3 3 (1.71%) MS Project
3 3 (1.71%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (4.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.71%) SmartPlant
3 1 (0.57%) Agresso
3 1 (0.57%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.29%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.71%) SaaS
3 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.14%) Intranet
2 6 (3.43%) LAN
3 5 (2.86%) WAN
3 5 (2.86%) Internet
4 2 (1.14%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.14%) DNS
4 2 (1.14%) LDAP
5 1 (0.57%) CTI
5 1 (0.57%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.57%) Extranet
5 1 (0.57%) Wireless
5 1 (0.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (38.86%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (9.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (8.57%) Oracle Database
5 14 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (5.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (4.57%) MySQL
7 8 (4.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (4.57%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (3.43%) InterSystems Cache
9 5 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (2.86%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 5 (2.86%) MS Access
9 5 (2.86%) RDBMS
9 5 (2.86%) Xcelsius
9 5 (2.86%) Relational Database
9 5 (2.86%) Lumira
9 5 (2.86%) SAP Data Services
10 4 (2.29%) DB2
11 3 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 33 (18.86%) Selenium
2 26 (14.86%) Visual Studio
3 22 (12.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (10.86%) WebDriver
5 15 (8.57%) JMeter
6 12 (6.86%) NUnit
7 10 (5.71%) Git (software)
8 9 (5.14%) SoapUI
9 8 (4.57%) JIRA
9 8 (4.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 7 (4.00%) Jenkins
11 6 (3.43%) SpecFlow
12 5 (2.86%) Rational DOORS
12 5 (2.86%) HP UFT
12 5 (2.86%) TestComplete
13 4 (2.29%) TeamCity
13 4 (2.29%) Hudson
13 4 (2.29%) Cucumber
14 3 (1.71%) Subversion
14 3 (1.71%) FitNesse
General
1 10 (5.71%) Retail
2 7 (4.00%) Finance
2 7 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.86%) Marketing
3 5 (2.86%) Military
4 4 (2.29%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.14%) Electronics
5 2 (1.14%) Advertising
6 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.57%) Law
6 1 (0.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 98 (56.00%) Developer
2 45 (25.71%) .NET Developer
3 24 (13.71%) C# Developer
4 23 (13.14%) Analyst
5 18 (10.29%) Team Leader
6 17 (9.71%) Test Team Leader
6 17 (9.71%) C# .NET Developer
7 15 (8.57%) ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (8.00%) Software Engineer
9 13 (7.43%) Programmer
10 12 (6.86%) Test Analyst
11 9 (5.14%) Tester
11 9 (5.14%) Analyst Programmer
12 8 (4.57%) Web Developer
12 8 (4.57%) Test Engineer
12 8 (4.57%) Microsoft Developer
12 8 (4.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (4.57%) Automation Team Leader
13 6 (3.43%) Automation Analyst
14 5 (2.86%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (75.43%) .NET
2 76 (43.43%) ASP.NET
3 47 (26.86%) jQuery
4 40 (22.86%) HTML
5 38 (21.71%) CSS
6 28 (16.00%) Web Services
7 25 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (12.57%) .NET Framework
9 20 (11.43%) WCF
10 17 (9.71%) XML
11 16 (9.14%) Ajax
12 15 (8.57%) SOAP
13 14 (8.00%) HTML5
14 13 (7.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (6.29%) ASP.NET Web API
16 10 (5.71%) Entity Framework
16 10 (5.71%) REST
16 10 (5.71%) CSS3
17 6 (3.43%) FusionCharts
17 6 (3.43%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.43%) N-Tier
2 9 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.57%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.29%) iSeries
5 3 (1.71%) Life Science
5 3 (1.71%) AS400
5 3 (1.71%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.71%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.14%) User Experience
6 2 (1.14%) NHS
6 2 (1.14%) Social Network
6 2 (1.14%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.57%) Xbox
7 1 (0.57%) Blog
7 1 (0.57%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.57%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.57%) W3C
7 1 (0.57%) DTV
7 1 (0.57%) GIS
7 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (22.29%) Windows
2 10 (5.71%) Linux
3 7 (4.00%) Android
3 7 (4.00%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.86%) Windows XP
4 5 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.71%) Windows CE
7 2 (1.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (28.57%) MVC
3 29 (16.57%) Test Automation
4 25 (14.29%) TDD
5 19 (10.86%) BDD
6 12 (6.86%) Mentoring
6 12 (6.86%) SDLC
6 12 (6.86%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (6.86%) CRM
6 12 (6.86%) Configuration Management
6 12 (6.86%) Scrum
6 12 (6.86%) Software Engineering
6 12 (6.86%) Web Development
6 12 (6.86%) Unit Testing
7 11 (6.29%) OO
7 11 (6.29%) Test Strategy
8 10 (5.71%) Workflow
8 10 (5.71%) Migration
9 9 (5.14%) Performance Testing
9 9 (5.14%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (32.00%) JavaScript
2 52 (29.71%) SQL
3 23 (13.14%) Java
4 22 (12.57%) C++
5 17 (9.71%) VB
6 16 (9.14%) T-SQL
7 9 (5.14%) VB.NET
8 7 (4.00%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.86%) VBScript
9 5 (2.86%) C
9 5 (2.86%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.29%) PHP
11 3 (1.71%) VBA
11 3 (1.71%) Python
11 3 (1.71%) XAML
12 2 (1.14%) REXX
12 2 (1.14%) Tcl
12 2 (1.14%) Delphi
13 1 (0.57%) Perl
13 1 (0.57%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 39 (22.29%) Security Cleared
2 27 (15.43%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.57%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.29%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (1.14%) Degree
6 1 (0.57%) ISEB
6 1 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.57%) QA
2 2 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.71%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.57%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (1.14%) WMI
1 2 (1.14%) Puppet
2 1 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 68 (38.86%) Microsoft
2 32 (18.29%) Oracle
3 9 (5.14%) Telerik
4 6 (3.43%) Xamarin
5 5 (2.86%) SAP
5 5 (2.86%) HP
5 5 (2.86%) VMware
6 4 (2.29%) Google
6 4 (2.29%) Coremetrics
6 4 (2.29%) IBM
7 3 (1.71%) ESRI
7 3 (1.71%) Intergraph
7 3 (1.71%) Endeca
8 2 (1.14%) Serena
8 2 (1.14%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.57%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.57%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.57%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.57%) Twitter
9 1 (0.57%) Adobe
Portsmouth, Hampshire
VIQU
Rate: £300 - 360 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £280 - £320 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester
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Southampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
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Portsmouth
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Southampton
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Rate: £250 - £350 per day + competitive
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Portsmouth
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
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Southampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
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Basingstoke
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago