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 26 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 19 14 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Contract jobs citing C# 66 73 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.03% 9.40% 7.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.68% 29.55% 28.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 50 22
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£388 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £235 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
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
257 247 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 31.27% 31.79% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 151 56
Average daily rate £340 £400 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 16
Average hourly rate £18.50 £35.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.14% +55.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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 26 February 2015.

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 26 February 2015, 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#.

1 101 (90.99%) .NET
2 58 (52.25%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (45.05%) MVC
3 50 (45.05%) WCF
4 44 (39.64%) SQL
5 42 (37.84%) JavaScript
5 42 (37.84%) TDD
6 39 (35.14%) ASP.NET
7 38 (34.23%) SQL Server
7 38 (34.23%) Scrum
8 37 (33.33%) Finance
9 36 (32.43%) Visual Studio
9 36 (32.43%) OO
9 36 (32.43%) jQuery
10 28 (25.23%) KnockoutJS
11 26 (23.42%) ASP.NET MVC
12 24 (21.62%) HTML
13 23 (20.72%) Oracle
13 23 (20.72%) AngularJS
14 22 (19.82%) MVVM
15 21 (18.92%) WPF
15 21 (18.92%) .NET Framework
16 20 (18.02%) CSS
17 18 (16.22%) Windows
17 18 (16.22%) SOA
17 18 (16.22%) BDD
18 17 (15.32%) Automated Testing
19 16 (14.41%) NUnit
19 16 (14.41%) Web Services
19 16 (14.41%) T-SQL

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 14 (12.61%) SharePoint
1 14 (12.61%) CMS
1 14 (12.61%) Kentico
2 4 (3.60%) IIS
3 3 (2.70%) SAS
3 3 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.80%) Confluence
4 2 (1.80%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.90%) Drupal
5 1 (0.90%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.90%) WordPress
5 1 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.90%) Node.js
5 1 (0.90%) Facebook Platform
Business Applications
1 5 (4.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.80%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.90%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.90%) PaaS
2 1 (0.90%) Heroku
2 1 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.80%) DHCP
1 2 (1.80%) DNS
1 2 (1.80%) Internet
1 2 (1.80%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (34.23%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (6.31%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.80%) Ingres
6 2 (1.80%) Big Data
6 2 (1.80%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.80%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.80%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.90%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.90%) MySQL
7 1 (0.90%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.90%) SQLite
7 1 (0.90%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 36 (32.43%) Visual Studio
2 16 (14.41%) NUnit
3 14 (12.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (9.91%) TeamCity
5 8 (7.21%) Selenium
6 7 (6.31%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (5.41%) Subversion
7 6 (5.41%) JIRA
8 5 (4.50%) MSTest
9 4 (3.60%) WebDriver
9 4 (3.60%) Toad
9 4 (3.60%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (2.70%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.80%) Ant
11 2 (1.80%) JUnit
11 2 (1.80%) JMeter
11 2 (1.80%) Mercurial
11 2 (1.80%) WatiN
11 2 (1.80%) MSBuild
11 2 (1.80%) Moq
General
1 37 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (4.50%) Manufacturing
2 5 (4.50%) Electronics
2 5 (4.50%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.50%) Marketing
3 3 (2.70%) Back Office
3 3 (2.70%) Games
4 2 (1.80%) Banking
4 2 (1.80%) Retail
Job Titles
1 95 (85.59%) Developer
2 45 (40.54%) .NET Developer
3 19 (17.12%) C# Developer
4 13 (11.71%) Web Developer
5 11 (9.91%) WPF Developer
5 11 (9.91%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (9.01%) Senior Developer
7 6 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (5.41%) Agile .NET Developer
8 5 (4.50%) Software Developer
8 5 (4.50%) Analyst
9 4 (3.60%) Programmer
9 4 (3.60%) .NET Web Developer
9 4 (3.60%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (2.70%) SharePoint Developer
10 3 (2.70%) Test Manager
11 2 (1.80%) Tester
11 2 (1.80%) Support Analyst
11 2 (1.80%) Applications Support
11 2 (1.80%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (90.99%) .NET
2 50 (45.05%) WCF
3 39 (35.14%) ASP.NET
4 36 (32.43%) jQuery
5 28 (25.23%) KnockoutJS
6 26 (23.42%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (21.62%) HTML
8 23 (20.72%) AngularJS
9 21 (18.92%) .NET Framework
9 21 (18.92%) WPF
10 20 (18.02%) CSS
11 16 (14.41%) Web Services
12 15 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 13 (11.71%) NHibernate
14 11 (9.91%) XML
14 11 (9.91%) WinForms
15 10 (9.01%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 9 (8.11%) Backbone.js
17 6 (5.41%) HTML5
18 5 (4.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.41%) EPoS
2 6 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.50%) DTV
4 3 (2.70%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.80%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.80%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.80%) Open Source
6 1 (0.90%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.90%) Social Media
6 1 (0.90%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.90%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.90%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.90%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.90%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.22%) Windows
2 5 (4.50%) UNIX
3 4 (3.60%) Linux
4 3 (2.70%) Windows NT
5 2 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.90%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.90%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (52.25%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (45.05%) MVC
3 42 (37.84%) TDD
4 38 (34.23%) Scrum
5 36 (32.43%) OO
6 22 (19.82%) MVVM
7 18 (16.22%) BDD
7 18 (16.22%) SOA
8 17 (15.32%) Automated Testing
9 14 (12.61%) OOD
10 13 (11.71%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (11.71%) Domain-Driven Design
11 9 (8.11%) Unit Testing
11 9 (8.11%) Software Engineering
12 7 (6.31%) Web Development
13 6 (5.41%) Waterfall
14 5 (4.50%) Test Scripting
14 5 (4.50%) Digital Marketing
14 5 (4.50%) Multithreading
14 5 (4.50%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (39.64%) SQL
2 42 (37.84%) JavaScript
3 16 (14.41%) T-SQL
4 10 (9.01%) XAML
4 10 (9.01%) Java
5 6 (5.41%) C++
6 5 (4.50%) PHP
7 4 (3.60%) C
7 4 (3.60%) VBScript
8 3 (2.70%) VB
8 3 (2.70%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.80%) Perl
9 2 (1.80%) COBOL
9 2 (1.80%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.80%) VB6
9 2 (1.80%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.90%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.90%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (6.31%) Degree
2 5 (4.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.80%) MCITP
3 2 (1.80%) HND
3 2 (1.80%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.80%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.80%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.80%) QA
2 1 (0.90%) HL7
2 1 (0.90%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.80%) SCCM
1 2 (1.80%) Puppet
1 2 (1.80%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 23 (20.72%) Oracle
2 7 (6.31%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.50%) SAP
4 3 (2.70%) Telerik
5 2 (1.80%) Northgate
5 2 (1.80%) Google
5 2 (1.80%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.80%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.80%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.80%) Remedy
6 1 (0.90%) Facebook
6 1 (0.90%) Twitter
6 1 (0.90%) Xamarin
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