The first table below looks at the demand for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Somerset region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 5 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing C# 96 40 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 26.37% 20.62% 21.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 53.93% 51.95% 49.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 24 22
Average daily rate
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£325 £333 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £291 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £365 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
178 77 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 48.90% 39.69% 43.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 49 38
Average daily rate £325 £323 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.77% -3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £223 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £365 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% -24.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
C#
South West

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

C#
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton +1 52 £325 - 2
Bath +6 17 £308 +2.50% 10
Glastonbury 0 5 £450 +23.28% 2
Yeovil - 5 £450 -
Wells - 3 £305 -
Street -3 1 £450 - 3
Bridgwater - - - - 1
C#
South West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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#.

1 113 (82.48%) .NET
2 89 (64.96%) SQL
3 87 (63.50%) Scrum
4 75 (54.74%) ASP.NET
5 72 (52.55%) Security Cleared
6 67 (48.91%) SC Cleared
7 63 (45.99%) SQL Server
8 57 (41.61%) Unit Testing
9 43 (31.39%) ASP.NET MVC
9 43 (31.39%) MVC
10 34 (24.82%) Team Foundation Server
11 32 (23.36%) TDD
12 30 (21.90%) .NET Framework
13 29 (21.17%) Visual Studio
14 28 (20.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 27 (19.71%) HTML
15 27 (19.71%) Back Office
16 25 (18.25%) CSS
17 24 (17.52%) XML
17 24 (17.52%) JavaScript
18 22 (16.06%) T-SQL
18 22 (16.06%) SOA
18 22 (16.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 20 (14.60%) K2 blackpearl
20 18 (13.14%) BDD
21 16 (11.68%) WCF
21 16 (11.68%) Microsoft
22 15 (10.95%) Software Testing
22 15 (10.95%) SQL Server 2008
23 14 (10.22%) jQuery

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 20 (14.60%) K2 blackpearl
2 9 (6.57%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (5.11%) Umbraco
4 6 (4.38%) CMS
5 5 (3.65%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.19%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.46%) MQSeries
7 2 (1.46%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.46%) IIS
7 2 (1.46%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.46%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.46%) Escenic
7 2 (1.46%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.46%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (0.73%) Kentico
8 1 (0.73%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.73%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 2 (1.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.73%) PowerPivot
2 1 (0.73%) MS Project
2 1 (0.73%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.46%) Summit
2 1 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.46%) Trello
2 1 (0.73%) GitHub
2 1 (0.73%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (45.99%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (8.03%) MySQL
3 11 (8.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (5.84%) Relational Database
5 7 (5.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (5.11%) RDBMS
6 6 (4.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.92%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.46%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.46%) Big Data
9 1 (0.73%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 34 (24.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (21.17%) Visual Studio
3 12 (8.76%) SpecFlow
4 7 (5.11%) Selenium
5 5 (3.65%) MSTest
6 2 (1.46%) PhoneGap
6 2 (1.46%) JIRA
7 1 (0.73%) Moq
7 1 (0.73%) PowerBuilder
General
1 27 (19.71%) Back Office
2 4 (2.92%) Finance
3 3 (2.19%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.46%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.73%) Electronics
5 1 (0.73%) Games
5 1 (0.73%) Marketing
5 1 (0.73%) Retail
Job Titles
1 108 (78.83%) Developer
2 75 (54.74%) .NET Developer
3 33 (24.09%) SQL Developer
4 9 (6.57%) C# Developer
5 8 (5.84%) Senior Developer
5 8 (5.84%) Analyst
5 8 (5.84%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (5.11%) Web Developer
7 6 (4.38%) C++ Developer
7 6 (4.38%) Consultant
7 6 (4.38%) BizTalk Developer
8 5 (3.65%) Senior BizTalk Developer
8 5 (3.65%) Test Team Leader
8 5 (3.65%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (3.65%) Team Leader
8 5 (3.65%) Test Analyst
9 4 (2.92%) Graduate
9 4 (2.92%) Test Consultant
9 4 (2.92%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (2.92%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (82.48%) .NET
2 75 (54.74%) ASP.NET
3 43 (31.39%) ASP.NET MVC
4 30 (21.90%) .NET Framework
5 28 (20.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 27 (19.71%) HTML
7 25 (18.25%) CSS
8 24 (17.52%) XML
9 22 (16.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 16 (11.68%) WCF
11 14 (10.22%) jQuery
12 10 (7.30%) WPF
12 10 (7.30%) Gherkin
13 9 (6.57%) XSLT
13 9 (6.57%) XHTML
14 7 (5.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 7 (5.11%) HTML5
15 6 (4.38%) LINQ
15 6 (4.38%) Managed Extensibility Framework
16 5 (3.65%) Task Parallel Library
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.38%) Mobile App
2 4 (2.92%) GIS
3 3 (2.19%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.46%) iPhone
4 2 (1.46%) iPad
4 2 (1.46%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (1.46%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.73%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.73%) RIA
5 1 (0.73%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.73%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.19%) Windows
2 2 (1.46%) Android
2 2 (1.46%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.73%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (63.50%) Scrum
2 57 (41.61%) Unit Testing
3 43 (31.39%) MVC
4 32 (23.36%) TDD
5 22 (16.06%) SOA
6 18 (13.14%) BDD
7 15 (10.95%) Software Testing
8 13 (9.49%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (9.49%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (9.49%) Code Coverage
9 8 (5.84%) Automated Testing
9 8 (5.84%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (5.11%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (5.11%) Web Design
11 6 (4.38%) Test Automation
11 6 (4.38%) Test Scripting
12 5 (3.65%) User Stories
12 5 (3.65%) Web Development
12 5 (3.65%) Software Engineering
12 5 (3.65%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (64.96%) SQL
2 24 (17.52%) JavaScript
3 22 (16.06%) T-SQL
4 10 (7.30%) C++
5 7 (5.11%) VB.NET
6 4 (2.92%) VB
7 3 (2.19%) PHP
7 3 (2.19%) Java
8 2 (1.46%) Scala
9 1 (0.73%) VB6
Qualifications
1 72 (52.55%) Security Cleared
2 67 (48.91%) SC Cleared
3 11 (8.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 11 (8.03%) ISEB
3 11 (8.03%) ISTQB
4 9 (6.57%) Degree
5 5 (3.65%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.46%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.46%) ISO 14001
1 2 (1.46%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.73%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (11.68%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.03%) Sitecore
3 4 (2.92%) Oracle
3 4 (2.92%) Google
4 2 (1.46%) JBoss
5 1 (0.73%) ESRI
5 1 (0.73%) SAP
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