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 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 14 8 18
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs citing C# 97 106 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 9.47% 10.96% 7.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.64% 33.13% 24.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 82 45
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.62 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.31% +7.48%
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
280 320 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 27.34% 33.09% 28.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 213 172
Median daily rate £400 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £295 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £482 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £9.00 £45.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.00% +164.70%
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 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 4 May 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 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 Reading region with a requirement for C#.

1 109 (76.76%) .NET
2 77 (54.23%) Microsoft
3 50 (35.21%) Windows
4 47 (33.10%) SQL
5 46 (32.39%) Microsoft Azure
6 39 (27.46%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (26.76%) SQL Server
8 37 (26.06%) Team Foundation Server
9 35 (24.65%) ASP.NET
10 34 (23.94%) MVC
11 33 (23.24%) JavaScript
12 32 (22.54%) CSS
13 31 (21.83%) MS Excel
14 29 (20.42%) VB.NET
15 27 (19.01%) CRM
16 26 (18.31%) Dynamics CRM
17 25 (17.61%) XML
18 24 (16.90%) C++
18 24 (16.90%) Data Protection
19 23 (16.20%) SharePoint
20 22 (15.49%) Java
20 22 (15.49%) .NET Framework
20 22 (15.49%) PowerShell
21 21 (14.79%) Windows Server
21 21 (14.79%) HTML
22 20 (14.08%) HTTP
22 20 (14.08%) Mentoring
23 18 (12.68%) Visual Studio
24 17 (11.97%) Degree
24 17 (11.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 (16.20%) SharePoint
2 14 (9.86%) IIS
3 9 (6.34%) Node.js
4 6 (4.23%) MS Exchange
5 5 (3.52%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (3.52%) Drupal
5 5 (3.52%) Joomla!
5 5 (3.52%) WordPress
6 3 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.41%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.70%) CMS
8 1 (0.70%) JBoss
8 1 (0.70%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (0.70%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.70%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.70%) SharePoint Foundation
8 1 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 31 (21.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.41%) MS Office
3 1 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 26 (18.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 46 (32.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.63%) Office 365
3 4 (2.82%) PaaS
4 3 (2.11%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (2.11%) SaaS
5 2 (1.41%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (14.08%) HTTP
2 14 (9.86%) DNS
2 14 (9.86%) Internet
3 9 (6.34%) BGP
3 9 (6.34%) DHCP
3 9 (6.34%) IPsec
3 9 (6.34%) IPv6
3 9 (6.34%) Software-Defined Networking
3 9 (6.34%) TCP/IP
3 9 (6.34%) VPN
4 7 (4.93%) SSL
5 6 (4.23%) CTI
5 6 (4.23%) Wireshark
6 4 (2.82%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (26.76%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (8.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (7.04%) Big Data
4 10 (7.04%) Hadoop
5 9 (6.34%) Datazen
5 9 (6.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 8 (5.63%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (4.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (2.82%) Power BI
8 4 (2.82%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.82%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.11%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (1.41%) MySQL
11 1 (0.70%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 37 (26.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (12.68%) Visual Studio
3 12 (8.45%) MSBuild
4 11 (7.75%) Git (software)
4 11 (7.75%) Jenkins
4 11 (7.75%) NuGet
5 10 (7.04%) Artifactory
5 10 (7.04%) JIRA
6 8 (5.63%) Selenium
7 6 (4.23%) SpecFlow
7 6 (4.23%) WebDriver
8 5 (3.52%) Fiddler
9 3 (2.11%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.41%) JMeter
10 2 (1.41%) MSTest
10 2 (1.41%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.70%) Ant
11 1 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.70%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.70%) Maven
General
1 14 (9.86%) Marketing
2 8 (5.63%) German Language
3 6 (4.23%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.52%) French Language
4 5 (3.52%) Italian Language
4 5 (3.52%) Spanish Language
5 3 (2.11%) Finance
6 2 (1.41%) Automotive
7 1 (0.70%) Advertising
7 1 (0.70%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.70%) Electronics
7 1 (0.70%) Games
7 1 (0.70%) Publishing
7 1 (0.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 72 (50.70%) Developer
2 36 (25.35%) C# Developer
3 28 (19.72%) Support Engineer
4 24 (16.90%) .NET Developer
5 15 (10.56%) SQL Developer
6 14 (9.86%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (9.86%) Consultant
7 11 (7.75%) CRM Developer
7 11 (7.75%) Escalation Engineer
8 10 (7.04%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 8 (5.63%) Azure Developer
9 8 (5.63%) Tester
10 7 (4.93%) Azure Engineer
10 7 (4.93%) Build Engineer
10 7 (4.93%) Microsoft Developer
11 6 (4.23%) CRM Consultant
11 6 (4.23%) Development Support Engineer
11 6 (4.23%) Senior Build Engineer
11 6 (4.23%) SharePoint Developer
11 6 (4.23%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (76.76%) .NET
2 35 (24.65%) ASP.NET
3 32 (22.54%) CSS
4 25 (17.61%) XML
5 22 (15.49%) .NET Framework
6 21 (14.79%) HTML
7 17 (11.97%) AngularJS
8 16 (11.27%) Web Services
9 14 (9.86%) ADO.NET
9 14 (9.86%) Entity Framework
10 13 (9.15%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (7.75%) Unity DI Container
12 10 (7.04%) REST
12 10 (7.04%) XML Schema
13 9 (6.34%) ADO
13 9 (6.34%) ODBC
13 9 (6.34%) OLE
13 9 (6.34%) OLE DB
13 9 (6.34%) WCF
13 9 (6.34%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.45%) Computer Science
2 10 (7.04%) Public Cloud
3 9 (6.34%) Inversion of Control
4 6 (4.23%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.52%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.11%) W3C
7 2 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.41%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.70%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.70%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.70%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.70%) NHS
8 1 (0.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 50 (35.21%) Windows
2 21 (14.79%) Windows Server
3 11 (7.75%) Linux
4 9 (6.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (6.34%) Ubuntu
5 4 (2.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (27.46%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (23.94%) MVC
3 27 (19.01%) CRM
4 24 (16.90%) Data Protection
5 20 (14.08%) Mentoring
6 15 (10.56%) Data Modelling
6 15 (10.56%) Unit Testing
6 15 (10.56%) Web Development
7 13 (9.15%) Memory Management
8 12 (8.45%) Scrum
9 11 (7.75%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (7.75%) TDD
10 10 (7.04%) Build Automation
10 10 (7.04%) Continuous Delivery
10 10 (7.04%) DevOps
10 10 (7.04%) Workflow
11 9 (6.34%) Open Source
11 9 (6.34%) Presales
11 9 (6.34%) Process Improvement
11 9 (6.34%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (33.10%) SQL
2 33 (23.24%) JavaScript
3 29 (20.42%) VB.NET
4 24 (16.90%) C++
5 22 (15.49%) Java
5 22 (15.49%) PowerShell
6 16 (11.27%) C
6 16 (11.27%) T-SQL
6 16 (11.27%) VB
6 16 (11.27%) VBScript
7 12 (8.45%) Python
8 10 (7.04%) PHP
9 8 (5.63%) Ruby
10 7 (4.93%) R
11 6 (4.23%) XAML
12 5 (3.52%) Scala
13 4 (2.82%) VB6
14 2 (1.41%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (11.97%) Degree
2 16 (11.27%) Security Cleared
3 14 (9.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (7.75%) MCSD
5 9 (6.34%) MCSE
6 7 (4.93%) SC Cleared
7 6 (4.23%) MCSA
8 4 (2.82%) DV Cleared
8 4 (2.82%) ISTQB
8 4 (2.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 3 (2.11%) MCITP
9 3 (2.11%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.23%) SLA
2 2 (1.41%) SDET
3 1 (0.70%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 9 (6.34%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.82%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.41%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (6.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (2.82%) SCCM
3 1 (0.70%) Ansible
3 1 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.70%) Puppet
3 1 (0.70%) SELinux
Vendors
1 77 (54.23%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.04%) Oracle
3 9 (6.34%) Red Hat
4 7 (4.93%) Remedy
5 4 (2.82%) Sitecore
6 3 (2.11%) Sony
7 2 (1.41%) VMware
8 1 (0.70%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.70%) Citrix
8 1 (0.70%) HP
8 1 (0.70%) NetScout
8 1 (0.70%) Perforce
8 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.70%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.70%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.70%) Xamarin
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