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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 19 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing C# 59 68 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 7.52% 7.33% 6.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.34% 26.56% 23.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 62 30
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £520 £450
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 £40.00 £39.78 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.56% +6.06%
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
224 256 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.54% 27.59% 28.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 183 104
Median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 6
Median hourly rate £9.00 £45.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.00% +136.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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#.

1 127 (80.89%) .NET
2 67 (42.68%) Microsoft
3 57 (36.31%) MVC
4 52 (33.12%) JavaScript
5 51 (32.48%) Microsoft Azure
6 47 (29.94%) ASP.NET
7 44 (28.03%) SQL Server
7 44 (28.03%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (27.39%) SQL
9 42 (26.75%) Windows
10 38 (24.20%) Team Foundation Server
11 34 (21.66%) CSS
12 33 (21.02%) HTML
12 33 (21.02%) MS Excel
13 30 (19.11%) C++
13 30 (19.11%) Data Protection
14 28 (17.83%) TDD
15 27 (17.20%) XML
15 27 (17.20%) PowerShell
16 25 (15.92%) Web Services
16 25 (15.92%) ASP.NET MVC
17 23 (14.65%) HTTP
17 23 (14.65%) VB.NET
18 21 (13.38%) .NET Framework
18 21 (13.38%) Windows Server
19 20 (12.74%) AngularJS
19 20 (12.74%) VBScript
20 19 (12.10%) VB
20 19 (12.10%) Visual Studio
20 19 (12.10%) SharePoint

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 19 (12.10%) SharePoint
2 15 (9.55%) IIS
3 13 (8.28%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (4.46%) MS Exchange
5 5 (3.18%) Drupal
5 5 (3.18%) Joomla!
5 5 (3.18%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (3.18%) WordPress
6 3 (1.91%) CMS
6 3 (1.91%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.91%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.27%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.64%) JBoss
8 1 (0.64%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (0.64%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.64%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.64%) SharePoint Foundation
8 1 (0.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 33 (21.02%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.27%) MS Office
3 1 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (10.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 51 (32.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (7.01%) Office 365
3 4 (2.55%) PaaS
4 3 (1.91%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.27%) Azure Machine Learning
5 2 (1.27%) IaaS
5 2 (1.27%) SaaS
6 1 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (14.65%) HTTP
2 15 (9.55%) DNS
3 14 (8.92%) Internet
4 12 (7.64%) TCP/IP
5 10 (6.37%) DHCP
5 10 (6.37%) IPsec
5 10 (6.37%) Software-Defined Networking
5 10 (6.37%) VPN
6 9 (5.73%) BGP
6 9 (5.73%) IPv6
7 7 (4.46%) SSL
8 6 (3.82%) Wireshark
9 5 (3.18%) CTI
10 3 (1.91%) Kerberos
11 2 (1.27%) Remote Desktop
12 1 (0.64%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (28.03%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (5.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (5.10%) Big Data
4 8 (5.10%) Hadoop
5 7 (4.46%) Datazen
6 6 (3.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (3.18%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (2.55%) Power BI
8 4 (2.55%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.55%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.91%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (1.91%) DocumentDB
9 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (1.91%) MySQL
9 3 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.64%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 38 (24.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (12.10%) Visual Studio
3 14 (8.92%) Jenkins
4 12 (7.64%) MSBuild
5 11 (7.01%) Git (software)
5 11 (7.01%) SpecFlow
6 10 (6.37%) Artifactory
6 10 (6.37%) JIRA
6 10 (6.37%) NuGet
7 9 (5.73%) Selenium
8 8 (5.10%) MSTest
9 7 (4.46%) Fiddler
9 7 (4.46%) WebDriver
10 5 (3.18%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.91%) Appium
12 2 (1.27%) SoapUI
13 1 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.64%) FitNesse
13 1 (0.64%) Moq
13 1 (0.64%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 15 (9.55%) Marketing
2 9 (5.73%) German Language
3 7 (4.46%) Finance
4 6 (3.82%) French Language
4 6 (3.82%) Italian Language
4 6 (3.82%) Spanish Language
4 6 (3.82%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.27%) Automotive
6 1 (0.64%) Advertising
6 1 (0.64%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.64%) Electronics
6 1 (0.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 88 (56.05%) Developer
2 50 (31.85%) C# Developer
3 34 (21.66%) .NET Developer
4 28 (17.83%) Support Engineer
5 17 (10.83%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (8.92%) Consultant
7 12 (7.64%) Azure Developer
8 11 (7.01%) Escalation Engineer
9 10 (6.37%) Tester
10 8 (5.10%) Azure Engineer
10 8 (5.10%) WPF Developer
11 7 (4.46%) Build Engineer
11 7 (4.46%) C# WPF Developer
11 7 (4.46%) Development Engineer
11 7 (4.46%) SQL Developer
12 6 (3.82%) ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (3.82%) Development Support Engineer
12 6 (3.82%) Full Stack Developer
12 6 (3.82%) Microsoft Developer
12 6 (3.82%) Senior Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (80.89%) .NET
2 47 (29.94%) ASP.NET
3 34 (21.66%) CSS
4 33 (21.02%) HTML
5 27 (17.20%) XML
6 25 (15.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (15.92%) Web Services
7 21 (13.38%) .NET Framework
8 20 (12.74%) AngularJS
9 18 (11.46%) WPF
10 16 (10.19%) Entity Framework
10 16 (10.19%) WCF
11 13 (8.28%) REST
12 12 (7.64%) ADO.NET
12 12 (7.64%) SOAP
13 11 (7.01%) JSON
14 10 (6.37%) Node.js
15 9 (5.73%) Unity DI Container
16 8 (5.10%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 8 (5.10%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.28%) Computer Science
2 11 (7.01%) Public Cloud
3 9 (5.73%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (4.46%) Inversion of Control
5 6 (3.82%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.55%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.91%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.27%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.27%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.64%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.64%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.64%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.64%) NHS
9 1 (0.64%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 42 (26.75%) Windows
2 21 (13.38%) Windows Server
3 12 (7.64%) Linux
4 9 (5.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (5.73%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.64%) Android
5 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (36.31%) MVC
2 44 (28.03%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (19.11%) Data Protection
4 28 (17.83%) TDD
5 19 (12.10%) Mentoring
6 18 (11.46%) CRM
7 17 (10.83%) Waterfall
8 14 (8.92%) Unit Testing
8 14 (8.92%) Web Development
9 13 (8.28%) Build Automation
9 13 (8.28%) Memory Management
9 13 (8.28%) SDLC
9 13 (8.28%) Software Testing
9 13 (8.28%) SOLID
10 12 (7.64%) BDD
11 11 (7.01%) OO
11 11 (7.01%) Scrum
12 10 (6.37%) DevOps
12 10 (6.37%) Load Balancing
12 10 (6.37%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 52 (33.12%) JavaScript
2 43 (27.39%) SQL
3 30 (19.11%) C++
4 27 (17.20%) PowerShell
5 23 (14.65%) VB.NET
6 20 (12.74%) VBScript
7 19 (12.10%) VB
8 18 (11.46%) Java
9 17 (10.83%) C
10 14 (8.92%) T-SQL
11 12 (7.64%) Python
12 11 (7.01%) PHP
13 8 (5.10%) Ruby
14 6 (3.82%) R
14 6 (3.82%) XAML
15 4 (2.55%) Scala
15 4 (2.55%) VB6
16 2 (1.27%) Bash Shell
17 1 (0.64%) Objective-C
17 1 (0.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (11.46%) Security Cleared
2 17 (10.83%) Degree
3 14 (8.92%) SC Cleared
4 12 (7.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (5.73%) MCSE
6 8 (5.10%) MCSD
7 6 (3.82%) MCSA
8 3 (1.91%) MCITP
8 3 (1.91%) MCTS
9 1 (0.64%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.64%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.46%) SLA
2 6 (3.82%) SDET
System Software
1 12 (7.64%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.55%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.27%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.27%) XenServer
5 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.64%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (5.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.27%) Perfmon
2 2 (1.27%) SCOrch
2 2 (1.27%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.64%) Ansible
3 1 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.64%) Puppet
3 1 (0.64%) SELinux
Vendors
1 67 (42.68%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.73%) Oracle
2 9 (5.73%) Red Hat
2 9 (5.73%) Sitecore
3 5 (3.18%) Remedy
4 4 (2.55%) VMware
5 3 (1.91%) Citrix
5 3 (1.91%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.64%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.64%) Facebook
6 1 (0.64%) IBM
6 1 (0.64%) NetScout
6 1 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.64%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.64%) Sony
6 1 (0.64%) Telerik
6 1 (0.64%) TOWER Software
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