The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
South West / Somerset
Rank 3 14 5
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Contract jobs citing C# 57 35 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 22.89% 11.22% 23.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.34% 25.74% 45.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 21 51
Median daily rate £300 £388 £327
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +18.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £359 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 3
Median hourly rate £41.50 £43.75 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.14% +14.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.58%

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

Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
123 136 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 49.40% 43.59% 52.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 86 108
Median daily rate £330 £375 £327
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +14.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 19 11
Median hourly rate £41.50 £44.00 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.68% +15.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £42.50 £36.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton +4 23 £278 -30.62% 2
Yeovil +6 20 - - 2
Bath +3 10 £300 -36.84% 9
Street - 1 - - 1
C#
South West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Somerset region with a requirement for C#.

1 86 (81.90%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (67.62%) .NET
3 65 (61.90%) Scrum
4 51 (48.57%) SQL Server
5 45 (42.86%) Security Cleared
6 42 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 37 (35.24%) Software Engineering
8 36 (34.29%) SC Cleared
9 31 (29.52%) SQL
10 27 (25.71%) .NET Framework
11 26 (24.76%) ASP.NET
11 26 (24.76%) BDD
12 25 (23.81%) MVC
12 25 (23.81%) Microsoft
13 24 (22.86%) Automated Testing
14 23 (21.90%) Kanban
15 22 (20.95%) SQL Server 2012
16 21 (20.00%) Unit Testing
17 20 (19.05%) C++
17 20 (19.05%) Java
18 19 (18.10%) HTML
18 19 (18.10%) OO
18 19 (18.10%) Time Management
18 19 (18.10%) TDD
19 18 (17.14%) QA
20 17 (16.19%) Git (software)
20 17 (16.19%) Visual Studio
20 17 (16.19%) UML
21 15 (14.29%) Finance
21 15 (14.29%) Web Development

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 11 (10.48%) NServiceBus
2 5 (4.76%) IIS
2 5 (4.76%) K2 blackpearl
3 3 (2.86%) Apache
3 3 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.86%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.95%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.95%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.95%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.95%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (48.57%) SQL Server
2 22 (20.95%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (7.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.86%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (1.90%) MySQL
7 2 (1.90%) PerformancePoint
7 2 (1.90%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.95%) Big Data
8 1 (0.95%) MS Access
8 1 (0.95%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 42 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (16.19%) Git (software)
2 17 (16.19%) Visual Studio
3 14 (13.33%) SpecFlow
4 8 (7.62%) Selenium
5 6 (5.71%) Cucumber
5 6 (5.71%) Eclipse
5 6 (5.71%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (2.86%) JIRA
7 1 (0.95%) NuGet
7 1 (0.95%) NUnit
General
1 15 (14.29%) Finance
2 5 (4.76%) Aerospace
2 5 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.86%) Military
4 2 (1.90%) Billing
5 1 (0.95%) Back Office
5 1 (0.95%) Games
Job Titles
1 62 (59.05%) Developer
2 28 (26.67%) C# Developer
3 27 (25.71%) .NET Developer
4 18 (17.14%) Software Engineer
5 14 (13.33%) Analyst
5 14 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (12.38%) Java Engineer
6 13 (12.38%) Java Software Engineer
6 13 (12.38%) Test Analyst
7 11 (10.48%) Software Developer
8 9 (8.57%) SQL Developer
9 7 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 6 (5.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (5.71%) Developer in Test
10 6 (5.71%) HTML Developer
11 5 (4.76%) Automation Test Analyst
11 5 (4.76%) C# Software Developer
11 5 (4.76%) Manual Test Analyst
11 5 (4.76%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (67.62%) .NET
2 27 (25.71%) .NET Framework
3 26 (24.76%) ASP.NET
4 19 (18.10%) HTML
5 15 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (13.33%) WPF
7 13 (12.38%) CSS
8 11 (10.48%) ASP.NET Web API
8 11 (10.48%) Gherkin
8 11 (10.48%) HTML5
9 8 (7.62%) Entity Framework
10 7 (6.67%) LINQ
11 6 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 5 (4.76%) jQuery
12 5 (4.76%) WF
12 5 (4.76%) XML
13 3 (2.86%) Ext JS
13 3 (2.86%) JSP
14 2 (1.90%) AngularJS
14 2 (1.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.57%) User Experience
2 4 (3.81%) RIA
3 2 (1.90%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.95%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.95%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.71%) Windows
2 1 (0.95%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (81.90%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (61.90%) Scrum
3 37 (35.24%) Software Engineering
4 26 (24.76%) BDD
5 25 (23.81%) MVC
6 24 (22.86%) Automated Testing
7 23 (21.90%) Kanban
8 21 (20.00%) Unit Testing
9 19 (18.10%) OO
9 19 (18.10%) TDD
9 19 (18.10%) Time Management
10 17 (16.19%) UML
11 15 (14.29%) Web Development
12 14 (13.33%) Pair Programming
13 12 (11.43%) Line Management
14 11 (10.48%) Continuous Delivery
15 8 (7.62%) Test Automation
15 8 (7.62%) User Acceptance Testing
16 7 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
16 7 (6.67%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (29.52%) SQL
2 20 (19.05%) C++
2 20 (19.05%) Java
3 7 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.81%) Ada
4 4 (3.81%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.90%) VB
6 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.95%) VBA
Qualifications
1 45 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 36 (34.29%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.81%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (17.14%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.81%) Oracle