The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 18 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing C# 4 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.33% 2.83% 4.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.52% 10.00% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Average daily rate
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£363 £463 £194
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.62% +138.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £433 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £493 £249
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
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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
42 30 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 35.00% 28.30% 38.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 8 23
Average daily rate £350 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £530 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 4
Average hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +4.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Ajax
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) WPF
5 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (20.00%) WinForms
5 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (20.00%) BDD
5 2 (20.00%) C
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) UML
5 2 (20.00%) OO
5 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) OOD
5 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) IT Trainer
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Trainer
3 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) QA Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) QA Tester
4 1 (10.00%) GIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) Ajax
2 2 (20.00%) WPF
2 2 (20.00%) WinForms
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (10.00%) D3.js
3 1 (10.00%) PostGIS
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (10.00%) SignalR
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
1 1 (10.00%) GIS
1 1 (10.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (20.00%) BDD
3 2 (20.00%) UML
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) OOD
4 1 (10.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Code Coverage
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Process Management
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Refactoring
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C
2 2 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
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