The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 11 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Contract jobs citing C# 89 64 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 10.15% 7.69% 8.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.58% 27.71% 28.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 55 43
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.28 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.51% +12.21%
C#
Berkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
265 231 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.22% 27.76% 28.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 154 124
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Median hourly rate £9.00 £40.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.50% +95.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Reading

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

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

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for C#.

1 117 (78.00%) .NET
2 74 (49.33%) Microsoft
3 49 (32.67%) Windows
3 49 (32.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 48 (32.00%) MVC
5 47 (31.33%) JavaScript
6 44 (29.33%) SQL Server
7 43 (28.67%) ASP.NET
7 43 (28.67%) Agile Software Development
8 42 (28.00%) SQL
9 37 (24.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 33 (22.00%) MS Excel
11 30 (20.00%) CSS
12 29 (19.33%) HTML
13 28 (18.67%) C++
14 26 (17.33%) XML
14 26 (17.33%) Data Protection
14 26 (17.33%) PowerShell
15 24 (16.00%) Windows Server
16 23 (15.33%) CRM
16 23 (15.33%) SharePoint
16 23 (15.33%) HTTP
17 22 (14.67%) .NET Framework
17 22 (14.67%) TDD
17 22 (14.67%) Dynamics CRM
17 22 (14.67%) ASP.NET MVC
18 21 (14.00%) Web Services
18 21 (14.00%) VB.NET
19 19 (12.67%) VBScript
19 19 (12.67%) VB

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 23 (15.33%) SharePoint
2 15 (10.00%) IIS
3 6 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (4.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (3.33%) Drupal
4 5 (3.33%) Joomla!
4 5 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (3.33%) WordPress
5 3 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (1.33%) CMS
6 2 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.67%) JBoss
7 1 (0.67%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (0.67%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.67%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.67%) SharePoint Foundation
7 1 (0.67%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 33 (22.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.33%) MS Office
3 1 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 22 (14.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 49 (32.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.67%) Office 365
3 4 (2.67%) PaaS
4 3 (2.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.33%) Azure Machine Learning
5 2 (1.33%) IaaS
5 2 (1.33%) SaaS
6 1 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (15.33%) HTTP
2 15 (10.00%) DNS
3 13 (8.67%) Internet
4 12 (8.00%) TCP/IP
5 10 (6.67%) DHCP
5 10 (6.67%) IPsec
5 10 (6.67%) Software-Defined Networking
5 10 (6.67%) VPN
6 9 (6.00%) BGP
6 9 (6.00%) IPv6
7 7 (4.67%) SSL
8 6 (4.00%) CTI
8 6 (4.00%) Wireshark
9 3 (2.00%) Kerberos
10 2 (1.33%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (0.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (29.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (5.33%) Big Data
4 8 (5.33%) Hadoop
5 7 (4.67%) Datazen
6 6 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (2.67%) Power BI
8 4 (2.67%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.67%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.00%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (2.00%) DocumentDB
9 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (2.00%) MySQL
9 3 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.67%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (24.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (12.00%) Visual Studio
3 14 (9.33%) Jenkins
4 12 (8.00%) MSBuild
5 11 (7.33%) Git (software)
5 11 (7.33%) SpecFlow
6 10 (6.67%) Artifactory
6 10 (6.67%) JIRA
6 10 (6.67%) NuGet
6 10 (6.67%) Selenium
7 7 (4.67%) Fiddler
7 7 (4.67%) WebDriver
8 5 (3.33%) Cucumber
9 3 (2.00%) Appium
9 3 (2.00%) MSTest
9 3 (2.00%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.33%) JMeter
11 1 (0.67%) Ant
11 1 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 15 (10.00%) Marketing
2 8 (5.33%) German Language
3 6 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.33%) French Language
4 5 (3.33%) Italian Language
4 5 (3.33%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.33%) Automotive
5 2 (1.33%) Finance
6 1 (0.67%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.67%) Electronics
6 1 (0.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 80 (53.33%) Developer
2 45 (30.00%) C# Developer
3 33 (22.00%) .NET Developer
4 27 (18.00%) Support Engineer
5 17 (11.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (8.00%) Consultant
7 11 (7.33%) Escalation Engineer
7 11 (7.33%) Tester
8 9 (6.00%) Azure Developer
9 8 (5.33%) Azure Engineer
9 8 (5.33%) WPF Developer
10 7 (4.67%) Build Engineer
10 7 (4.67%) C# WPF Developer
10 7 (4.67%) CRM Developer
10 7 (4.67%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 7 (4.67%) SQL Developer
11 6 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 6 (4.00%) Microsoft Developer
11 6 (4.00%) Senior Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (78.00%) .NET
2 43 (28.67%) ASP.NET
3 30 (20.00%) CSS
4 29 (19.33%) HTML
5 26 (17.33%) XML
6 22 (14.67%) .NET Framework
6 22 (14.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (14.00%) Web Services
8 17 (11.33%) AngularJS
9 16 (10.67%) Entity Framework
10 15 (10.00%) WCF
10 15 (10.00%) WPF
11 12 (8.00%) ADO.NET
12 10 (6.67%) REST
13 9 (6.00%) Node.js
13 9 (6.00%) RESTful
13 9 (6.00%) SOAP
13 9 (6.00%) Unity DI Container
14 8 (5.33%) jQuery
14 8 (5.33%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.33%) Computer Science
1 11 (7.33%) Public Cloud
2 7 (4.67%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (4.00%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.33%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.67%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.67%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.67%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.67%) NHS
6 1 (0.67%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 49 (32.67%) Windows
2 24 (16.00%) Windows Server
3 12 (8.00%) Linux
4 9 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (6.00%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (32.00%) MVC
2 43 (28.67%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (17.33%) Data Protection
4 23 (15.33%) CRM
5 22 (14.67%) TDD
6 19 (12.67%) Mentoring
7 15 (10.00%) Web Development
8 13 (8.67%) Build Automation
8 13 (8.67%) Software Testing
8 13 (8.67%) Waterfall
9 12 (8.00%) BDD
9 12 (8.00%) Memory Management
9 12 (8.00%) Scrum
10 11 (7.33%) Unit Testing
11 10 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
11 10 (6.67%) Data Modelling
11 10 (6.67%) DevOps
11 10 (6.67%) Load Balancing
11 10 (6.67%) SDLC
11 10 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 47 (31.33%) JavaScript
2 42 (28.00%) SQL
3 28 (18.67%) C++
4 26 (17.33%) PowerShell
5 21 (14.00%) VB.NET
6 19 (12.67%) Java
6 19 (12.67%) VB
6 19 (12.67%) VBScript
7 18 (12.00%) C
8 13 (8.67%) T-SQL
9 12 (8.00%) Python
10 11 (7.33%) PHP
11 8 (5.33%) Ruby
12 6 (4.00%) R
12 6 (4.00%) XAML
13 4 (2.67%) Scala
13 4 (2.67%) VB6
14 2 (1.33%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (12.67%) Security Cleared
2 14 (9.33%) Degree
3 12 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 9 (6.00%) MCSE
5 8 (5.33%) MCSD
6 6 (4.00%) MCSA
7 3 (2.00%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.00%) ISTQB
7 3 (2.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (2.00%) MCITP
7 3 (2.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.00%) SDET
1 6 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (8.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.33%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.33%) XenServer
5 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (6.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (2.00%) SCCM
3 2 (1.33%) Perfmon
3 2 (1.33%) SCOrch
3 2 (1.33%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.67%) Ansible
4 1 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.67%) Puppet
4 1 (0.67%) SELinux
Vendors
1 74 (49.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.00%) Oracle
2 9 (6.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (6.00%) Sitecore
3 5 (3.33%) Remedy
4 4 (2.67%) VMware
5 3 (2.00%) Citrix
6 2 (1.33%) Sony
6 2 (1.33%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.67%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.67%) Facebook
7 1 (0.67%) HP
7 1 (0.67%) IBM
7 1 (0.67%) NetScout
7 1 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.67%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.67%) Telerik
7 1 (0.67%) TOWER Software