The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 25 17 22
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Contract jobs citing C# 52 66 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 6.85% 7.24% 7.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.32% 24.54% 24.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 47 40
Average daily rate £390 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £244 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
C#
Buckinghamshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
233 269 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 30.70% 29.50% 29.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 155 139
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+7.04% -2.73%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 93 (80.87%) .NET
2 66 (57.39%) SQL Server
3 59 (51.30%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (48.70%) SQL
5 42 (36.52%) TDD
6 35 (30.43%) JavaScript
7 31 (26.96%) ASP.NET
7 31 (26.96%) MVC
8 29 (25.22%) HTML
9 28 (24.35%) WCF
10 27 (23.48%) jQuery
11 26 (22.61%) Web Development
11 26 (22.61%) SOAP
12 25 (21.74%) WPF
13 24 (20.87%) CSS
14 23 (20.00%) Windows
14 23 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
15 22 (19.13%) Java
15 22 (19.13%) VB
15 22 (19.13%) Finance
16 21 (18.26%) Microsoft
16 21 (18.26%) MVVM
17 20 (17.39%) XML
18 19 (16.52%) Software Engineering
19 18 (15.65%) Banking
19 18 (15.65%) .NET Framework
19 18 (15.65%) PowerShell
19 18 (15.65%) Visual Studio
20 17 (14.78%) HTML5
20 17 (14.78%) AngularJS

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (10.43%) IIS
1 12 (10.43%) WebSphere
2 11 (9.57%) Apache
3 5 (4.35%) SAS
3 5 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.48%) JBoss
5 3 (2.61%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.87%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.87%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (11.30%) MS Excel
2 11 (9.57%) MS Office
3 1 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.61%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (4.35%) SaaS
2 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.57%) LDAP
1 11 (9.57%) SMTP
2 3 (2.61%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (1.74%) Internet
3 2 (1.74%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.87%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (57.39%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.96%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (5.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.35%) PowerPivot
4 5 (4.35%) QlikView
5 3 (2.61%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.87%) Big Data
7 1 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.87%) GIS
7 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.87%) MySQL
7 1 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.87%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.87%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (15.65%) Visual Studio
2 7 (6.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.48%) Selenium
3 4 (3.48%) Subversion
3 4 (3.48%) TeamCity
4 3 (2.61%) JIRA
4 3 (2.61%) Moq
4 3 (2.61%) NUnit
4 3 (2.61%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (1.74%) MSTest
5 2 (1.74%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.87%) Ant
6 1 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.87%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.87%) Gradle
6 1 (0.87%) JUnit
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.87%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.87%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (19.13%) Finance
2 18 (15.65%) Banking
3 6 (5.22%) Retail
4 4 (3.48%) Law
4 4 (3.48%) Legal
5 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.87%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 74 (64.35%) Developer
2 42 (36.52%) .NET Developer
3 36 (31.30%) C# Developer
4 30 (26.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (15.65%) ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (13.91%) Analyst
6 16 (13.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (10.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 10 (8.70%) Senior Developer
8 10 (8.70%) Web Developer
8 10 (8.70%) WPF Developer
9 9 (7.83%) C# WPF Developer
9 9 (7.83%) Software Engineer
9 9 (7.83%) Team Leader
10 8 (6.96%) Architect
11 7 (6.09%) C# Web Developer
11 7 (6.09%) Senior .NET Developer
11 7 (6.09%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 7 (6.09%) Senior C# Developer
12 6 (5.22%) Cybersecurity Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (80.87%) .NET
2 31 (26.96%) ASP.NET
3 29 (25.22%) HTML
4 28 (24.35%) WCF
5 27 (23.48%) jQuery
6 26 (22.61%) SOAP
7 25 (21.74%) WPF
8 24 (20.87%) CSS
9 23 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 20 (17.39%) XML
11 18 (15.65%) .NET Framework
12 17 (14.78%) AngularJS
12 17 (14.78%) HTML5
12 17 (14.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 14 (12.17%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (10.43%) Web Services
15 11 (9.57%) Laravel
16 10 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 9 (7.83%) REST
18 8 (6.96%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.17%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.22%) Client/Server
2 6 (5.22%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (4.35%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.61%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.61%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.61%) User Experience
5 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.74%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.87%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.87%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (0.87%) Ergonomics
6 1 (0.87%) iPad
6 1 (0.87%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 23 (20.00%) Windows
2 13 (11.30%) Unix
3 11 (9.57%) zOS
4 4 (3.48%) Linux
5 3 (2.61%) Android
6 2 (1.74%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.87%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (51.30%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (36.52%) TDD
3 31 (26.96%) MVC
4 26 (22.61%) Web Development
5 21 (18.26%) MVVM
6 19 (16.52%) Software Engineering
7 16 (13.91%) DevOps
8 15 (13.04%) Multithreading
8 15 (13.04%) Workflow
9 14 (12.17%) Project Management
10 12 (10.43%) Scrum
10 12 (10.43%) Unit Testing
11 11 (9.57%) Security Operations
11 11 (9.57%) Technical Analysis
12 10 (8.70%) SDLC
13 9 (7.83%) Data Analysis
13 9 (7.83%) High Availability
13 9 (7.83%) SOA
14 8 (6.96%) BDD
14 8 (6.96%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 56 (48.70%) SQL
2 35 (30.43%) JavaScript
3 22 (19.13%) Java
3 22 (19.13%) VB
4 18 (15.65%) PowerShell
5 12 (10.43%) PHP
6 9 (7.83%) Python
7 6 (5.22%) T-SQL
8 5 (4.35%) VBA
9 3 (2.61%) C++
10 2 (1.74%) C
10 2 (1.74%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.74%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.74%) XAML
11 1 (0.87%) F#
11 1 (0.87%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.87%) VBScript
11 1 (0.87%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (5.22%) CEH
1 6 (5.22%) CISM
1 6 (5.22%) CISSP
1 6 (5.22%) GCIA
1 6 (5.22%) GCIH
1 6 (5.22%) GIAC
2 3 (2.61%) Degree
3 2 (1.74%) ISEB
3 2 (1.74%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.87%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.87%) MCAD
4 1 (0.87%) MCP
4 1 (0.87%) MCSD
4 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.74%) QA
System Software
1 14 (12.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (18.26%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.30%) Oracle
3 11 (9.57%) IBM
4 9 (7.83%) Red Hat
5 5 (4.35%) Teradata
6 2 (1.74%) RedGate
6 2 (1.74%) SAP
7 1 (0.87%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.87%) TIBCO