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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 22 33 22
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Contract jobs citing C# 44 54 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 6.26% 5.28% 7.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.37% 16.93% 26.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 29 42
Median daily rate £413 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £480 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Median hourly rate £50.50 £55.55 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.13 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.79% +11.78%

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
216 319 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.73% 31.21% 27.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 218 156
Median daily rate £450 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £45.00 £44.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.11% +2.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017, 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 58 (64.44%) .NET
2 35 (38.89%) SQL
3 34 (37.78%) SQL Server
4 33 (36.67%) MVC
5 28 (31.11%) Data Protection
6 27 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (25.56%) AngularJS
8 22 (24.44%) JavaScript
8 22 (24.44%) Microsoft
9 20 (22.22%) ASP.NET
10 19 (21.11%) TDD
11 17 (18.89%) Security Cleared
12 16 (17.78%) Dynamics CRM
12 16 (17.78%) CRM
12 16 (17.78%) Scrum
13 14 (15.56%) BizTalk Server
14 13 (14.44%) CSS
15 12 (13.33%) Finance
15 12 (13.33%) SC Cleared
15 12 (13.33%) Entity Framework
15 12 (13.33%) CSS3
16 10 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
16 10 (11.11%) Oracle
16 10 (11.11%) Apex Code
16 10 (11.11%) BDD
17 9 (10.00%) MS Excel
17 9 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
18 8 (8.89%) WCF
18 8 (8.89%) HTML
19 7 (7.78%) Visual Studio

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 14 (15.56%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.11%) CMS
3 1 (1.11%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.33%) InfoPath
2 3 (3.33%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (17.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.11%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (37.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.11%) MS Access
4 1 (1.11%) OLTP
4 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (7.78%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.44%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (3.33%) Bitbucket
3 3 (3.33%) JIRA
3 3 (3.33%) MSTest
4 2 (2.22%) Bower
4 2 (2.22%) Grunt
4 2 (2.22%) Selenium
4 2 (2.22%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (2.22%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.11%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.11%) git-flow
5 1 (1.11%) JMeter
5 1 (1.11%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.11%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (2.22%) Retail
3 1 (1.11%) Banking
3 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 74 (82.22%) Developer
2 45 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 30 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 19 (21.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (13.33%) Full Stack Developer
5 12 (13.33%) SQL Developer
6 11 (12.22%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (11.11%) Salesforce Developer
8 7 (7.78%) BizTalk Developer
9 5 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 5 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (5.56%) C# WPF Developer
9 5 (5.56%) CRM Developer
9 5 (5.56%) WPF Developer
10 4 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 3 (3.33%) Analyst
11 3 (3.33%) Consultant
11 3 (3.33%) JavaScript Engineer
11 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Developer
12 2 (2.22%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (64.44%) .NET
2 23 (25.56%) AngularJS
3 20 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 13 (14.44%) CSS
5 12 (13.33%) CSS3
5 12 (13.33%) Entity Framework
6 8 (8.89%) HTML
6 8 (8.89%) WCF
7 7 (7.78%) XML
8 6 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (6.67%) HTML5
9 5 (5.56%) .NET Framework
9 5 (5.56%) jQuery
9 5 (5.56%) Web Services
9 5 (5.56%) WPF
10 4 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 4 (4.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (4.44%) WinForms
11 3 (3.33%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (1.11%) Driving Licence
1 1 (1.11%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (1.11%) iPad
1 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (1.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (36.67%) MVC
2 28 (31.11%) Data Protection
3 27 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (21.11%) TDD
5 16 (17.78%) CRM
5 16 (17.78%) Scrum
6 10 (11.11%) BDD
7 7 (7.78%) SOLID
8 6 (6.67%) Unit Testing
8 6 (6.67%) Waterfall
9 4 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (4.44%) Mentoring
9 4 (4.44%) System Testing
9 4 (4.44%) Web Development
10 3 (3.33%) SOA
10 3 (3.33%) Software Engineering
10 3 (3.33%) Test Automation
11 2 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (2.22%) Project Management
11 2 (2.22%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (38.89%) SQL
2 22 (24.44%) JavaScript
3 10 (11.11%) Apex Code
4 5 (5.56%) C
5 4 (4.44%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.33%) C++
6 3 (3.33%) TypeScript
6 3 (3.33%) VBA
7 2 (2.22%) Java
7 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.11%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (18.89%) Security Cleared
2 12 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.44%) Degree
4 2 (2.22%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.22%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.11%) IFRS
2 1 (1.11%) IFRS 9
2 1 (1.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.33%) WMI
2 1 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (24.44%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.11%) Oracle
2 10 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (3.33%) HP
3 3 (3.33%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.22%) Serena
5 1 (1.11%) Sony
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