The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 12 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing C# 10 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 8.85% 11.11% 8.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.23% 33.33% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 1
Median daily rate £306 £330 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.19% -2.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £19.00 £39.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.28% +129.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.62 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.31% +7.48%
C#
Hampshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
52 39 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 46.02% 33.33% 27.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 24 10
Median daily rate £375 £318 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.11% -0.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £281 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £388 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 9
Median hourly rate £44.50 £39.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.10% +129.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Portsmouth region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Portsmouth region with a requirement for C#.

1 15 (75.00%) .NET
2 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (40.00%) WPF
3 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (40.00%) MVC
3 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (35.00%) CSS
5 5 (25.00%) SDLC
5 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (25.00%) jQuery
5 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 5 (25.00%) RESTful
5 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (25.00%) SQL
6 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 4 (20.00%) Telerik
6 4 (20.00%) Web Development
7 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (15.00%) SOAP
7 3 (15.00%) Web Services
7 3 (15.00%) Java
7 3 (15.00%) OO
7 3 (15.00%) Eclipse
7 3 (15.00%) Windows
7 3 (15.00%) Android
7 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (15.00%) Xamarin
7 3 (15.00%) Android SDK

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (5.00%) Drupal
1 1 (5.00%) IIS
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Big Data
3 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (5.00%) MariaDB
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (5.00%) Electronics
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (35.00%) C# Developer
4 6 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Android Developer
6 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Java Android Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Angular Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Research Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Research Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) .NET
2 8 (40.00%) WPF
3 7 (35.00%) CSS
4 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (25.00%) jQuery
4 5 (25.00%) RESTful
5 3 (15.00%) Android SDK
5 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (15.00%) SOAP
5 3 (15.00%) Web Services
6 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (10.00%) Entity Framework
6 2 (10.00%) HTML
7 1 (5.00%) Django
7 1 (5.00%) Middleware
7 1 (5.00%) WCF
7 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Android
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (40.00%) MVC
2 5 (25.00%) SDLC
2 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Web Development
4 3 (15.00%) OO
4 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) Android Development
5 2 (10.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Workflow
6 1 (5.00%) Analytics
6 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Data Analytics
6 1 (5.00%) MVVM
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Security Auditing
6 1 (5.00%) Software Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (15.00%) Java
4 2 (10.00%) XAML
5 1 (5.00%) Delphi
5 1 (5.00%) Pascal
5 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) R
5 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) MCAD
2 1 (5.00%) MCITP
2 1 (5.00%) MCSD
2 1 (5.00%) MCTS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Telerik
2 3 (15.00%) Xamarin
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) VMware