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 20 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 19 8 16
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Contract jobs citing C# 59 102 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 7.06% 13.53% 7.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.46% 40.64% 24.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 54 37
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£419 £386 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.41% +18.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £316 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
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
223 251 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 26.67% 33.29% 32.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 136 121
Average daily rate £386 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.39% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £251 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 4
Average hourly rate £10.90 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.71% -
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 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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014, 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 97 (79.51%) .NET
2 61 (50.00%) Finance
3 57 (46.72%) TDD
3 57 (46.72%) ASP.NET
4 55 (45.08%) Scrum
5 52 (42.62%) SQL
6 51 (41.80%) Agile Software Development
7 50 (40.98%) MVC
7 50 (40.98%) Continuous Integration
8 48 (39.34%) OO
9 47 (38.52%) Oracle
10 42 (34.43%) Visual Studio
10 42 (34.43%) Team Foundation Server
11 41 (33.61%) ASP.NET MVC
12 35 (28.69%) BDD
13 32 (26.23%) SOA
14 30 (24.59%) WCF
14 30 (24.59%) Oracle Database
15 29 (23.77%) Selenium
16 28 (22.95%) Microsoft
16 28 (22.95%) JavaScript
17 27 (22.13%) N-Tier
18 24 (19.67%) Automated Testing
19 23 (18.85%) jQuery
19 23 (18.85%) .NET Framework
20 22 (18.03%) Web Development
21 21 (17.21%) SQL Server
22 20 (16.39%) NUnit
22 20 (16.39%) Domain-Driven Design
23 19 (15.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 13 (10.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (4.92%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.92%) CMS
3 5 (4.10%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (3.28%) Content Management Server
5 2 (1.64%) ColdFusion
5 2 (1.64%) Papyrus
5 2 (1.64%) DNN
5 2 (1.64%) Kentico
6 1 (0.82%) IIS
6 1 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.82%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.82%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (2.46%) MS Office
2 1 (0.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (9.02%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (3.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.64%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.82%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (24.59%) Oracle Database
2 21 (17.21%) SQL Server
3 13 (10.66%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (7.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.46%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.46%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 42 (34.43%) Visual Studio
1 42 (34.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (23.77%) Selenium
3 20 (16.39%) NUnit
4 18 (14.75%) WebDriver
5 14 (11.48%) JMeter
6 11 (9.02%) SoapUI
6 11 (9.02%) PhantomJS
7 6 (4.92%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (2.46%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.82%) JIRA
9 1 (0.82%) WatiN
General
1 61 (50.00%) Finance
2 9 (7.38%) Automotive
3 6 (4.92%) Marketing
4 5 (4.10%) Banking
5 4 (3.28%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.28%) Electronics
5 4 (3.28%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.64%) Retail
6 2 (1.64%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 51 (41.80%) Developer
2 24 (19.67%) Analyst
3 22 (18.03%) Test Analyst
3 22 (18.03%) .NET Developer
4 18 (14.75%) Development Manager
5 14 (11.48%) C# Developer
6 13 (10.66%) Web Development Manager
6 13 (10.66%) Web Manager
7 11 (9.02%) Software Developer
8 9 (7.38%) Senior Developer
9 8 (6.56%) Test Engineer
10 7 (5.74%) ScrumMaster
10 7 (5.74%) Agile Test Analyst
10 7 (5.74%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (4.92%) Agile C# Developer
11 6 (4.92%) Senior Software Developer
11 6 (4.92%) Test Manager
12 5 (4.10%) Agile .NET Developer
12 5 (4.10%) Automation Analyst
13 4 (3.28%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (79.51%) .NET
2 57 (46.72%) ASP.NET
3 41 (33.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 30 (24.59%) WCF
5 23 (18.85%) .NET Framework
5 23 (18.85%) jQuery
6 19 (15.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 19 (15.57%) HTML
7 14 (11.48%) CSS
8 12 (9.84%) Web Services
9 11 (9.02%) SOAP
10 9 (7.38%) Backbone.js
10 9 (7.38%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (6.56%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 8 (6.56%) XML
12 7 (5.74%) NHibernate
12 7 (5.74%) HTML5
13 6 (4.92%) AngularJS
13 6 (4.92%) Velocity
13 6 (4.92%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 27 (22.13%) N-Tier
2 4 (3.28%) DTV
3 3 (2.46%) CESG
3 3 (2.46%) EPoS
4 2 (1.64%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.64%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.82%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.82%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (0.82%) Statistics
5 1 (0.82%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.30%) Windows
2 8 (6.56%) Windows NT
2 8 (6.56%) UNIX
3 2 (1.64%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.64%) Windows CE
4 1 (0.82%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (46.72%) TDD
2 55 (45.08%) Scrum
3 51 (41.80%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (40.98%) MVC
4 50 (40.98%) Continuous Integration
5 48 (39.34%) OO
6 35 (28.69%) BDD
7 32 (26.23%) SOA
8 24 (19.67%) Automated Testing
9 22 (18.03%) Web Development
10 20 (16.39%) Domain-Driven Design
11 17 (13.93%) Waterfall
12 12 (9.84%) PRINCE2
13 11 (9.02%) Matrix Management
13 11 (9.02%) Software Testing
14 10 (8.20%) Configuration Management
15 9 (7.38%) Test Automation
16 6 (4.92%) Product Management
16 6 (4.92%) Automation Testing
16 6 (4.92%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (42.62%) SQL
2 28 (22.95%) JavaScript
3 18 (14.75%) PL/SQL
4 13 (10.66%) Java
5 8 (6.56%) VBScript
6 6 (4.92%) VB.NET
7 5 (4.10%) VB
7 5 (4.10%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.46%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.64%) VBA
9 2 (1.64%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.64%) C
10 1 (0.82%) C++
10 1 (0.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (4.10%) ISEB
1 5 (4.10%) Degree
2 3 (2.46%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.46%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.82%) HND
3 1 (0.82%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.56%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) HL7
2 1 (0.82%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.82%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (9.02%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (38.52%) Oracle
2 28 (22.95%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.56%) SAP
4 3 (2.46%) HP
5 1 (0.82%) Telerik
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