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 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
South West / Somerset
Rank 3 18 6
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -12
Contract jobs citing C# 59 23 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 24.89% 7.69% 19.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.14% 18.70% 44.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 13 43
Median daily rate £300 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £314 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 6 1
Median hourly rate £41.50 £44.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.68% +25.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.25 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+4.45% +17.16%

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
140 123 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 59.07% 41.14% 44.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 66 83
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 30 10
Median hourly rate £41.50 £43.75 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.14% +20.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.30 £25.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.80 £57.00 £47.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +10 20 £280 -36.00% 6
Yeovil +9 20 - - 1
Bath +4 12 £350 -6.66% 6
Street - 1 - -
C#
South West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 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 Somerset region with a requirement for C#.

1 91 (83.49%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (63.30%) .NET
3 67 (61.47%) Scrum
4 50 (45.87%) Security Cleared
5 46 (42.20%) SQL Server
6 42 (38.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 41 (37.61%) Software Engineering
8 39 (35.78%) SC Cleared
9 31 (28.44%) SQL
10 30 (27.52%) BDD
11 28 (25.69%) Java
12 27 (24.77%) ASP.NET
13 26 (23.85%) C++
13 26 (23.85%) Microsoft
13 26 (23.85%) MVC
14 24 (22.02%) OO
14 24 (22.02%) Time Management
15 23 (21.10%) .NET Framework
16 22 (20.18%) UML
17 18 (16.51%) Automated Testing
17 18 (16.51%) TDD
17 18 (16.51%) HTML
17 18 (16.51%) Kanban
18 17 (15.60%) SpecFlow
18 17 (15.60%) SQL Server 2012
18 17 (15.60%) Visual Studio
19 16 (14.68%) Finance
19 16 (14.68%) QA
19 16 (14.68%) Web Development
19 16 (14.68%) Git (software)

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 7 (6.42%) NServiceBus
2 3 (2.75%) Apache
2 3 (2.75%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.75%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.83%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.92%) IIS
4 1 (0.92%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 7 (6.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.92%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.92%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.92%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (42.20%) SQL Server
2 17 (15.60%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (8.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (5.50%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (5.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (1.83%) MySQL
7 2 (1.83%) PerformancePoint
7 2 (1.83%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.92%) Big Data
8 1 (0.92%) MS Access
8 1 (0.92%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.92%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 42 (38.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (15.60%) SpecFlow
2 17 (15.60%) Visual Studio
3 16 (14.68%) Git (software)
4 11 (10.09%) Selenium
5 9 (8.26%) Cucumber
6 8 (7.34%) Eclipse
6 8 (7.34%) Rational DOORS
7 5 (4.59%) JIRA
8 3 (2.75%) HP UFT
8 3 (2.75%) Sahi
8 3 (2.75%) WATIR
9 1 (0.92%) NuGet
9 1 (0.92%) NUnit
General
1 16 (14.68%) Finance
2 7 (6.42%) Aerospace
3 5 (4.59%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.75%) Military
5 2 (1.83%) Billing
6 1 (0.92%) Back Office
6 1 (0.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 64 (58.72%) Developer
2 28 (25.69%) C# Developer
3 23 (21.10%) .NET Developer
4 21 (19.27%) Software Engineer
5 15 (13.76%) Java Engineer
5 15 (13.76%) Java Software Engineer
6 13 (11.93%) Analyst
6 13 (11.93%) Software Developer
6 13 (11.93%) Test Analyst
7 11 (10.09%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (7.34%) Developer in Test
9 7 (6.42%) ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (6.42%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 6 (5.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (5.50%) HTML Developer
10 6 (5.50%) SQL Developer
11 5 (4.59%) Automation Test Analyst
11 5 (4.59%) C# Software Developer
11 5 (4.59%) Manual Test Analyst
11 5 (4.59%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (63.30%) .NET
2 27 (24.77%) ASP.NET
3 23 (21.10%) .NET Framework
4 18 (16.51%) HTML
5 16 (14.68%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (13.76%) WPF
7 14 (12.84%) Gherkin
8 12 (11.01%) CSS
9 11 (10.09%) HTML5
10 8 (7.34%) XML
11 7 (6.42%) Entity Framework
11 7 (6.42%) LINQ
12 6 (5.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 5 (4.59%) jQuery
13 5 (4.59%) Web Services
14 4 (3.67%) ASP.NET Web API
15 3 (2.75%) Ext JS
15 3 (2.75%) JSP
16 2 (1.83%) AngularJS
16 2 (1.83%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.93%) User Experience
2 5 (4.59%) RIA
3 2 (1.83%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.92%) Animation
4 1 (0.92%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.92%) HTC Vive
4 1 (0.92%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.92%) Oculus Rift
4 1 (0.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (83.49%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (61.47%) Scrum
3 41 (37.61%) Software Engineering
4 30 (27.52%) BDD
5 26 (23.85%) MVC
6 24 (22.02%) OO
6 24 (22.02%) Time Management
7 22 (20.18%) UML
8 18 (16.51%) Automated Testing
8 18 (16.51%) Kanban
8 18 (16.51%) TDD
9 16 (14.68%) Web Development
10 14 (12.84%) Unit Testing
11 11 (10.09%) Test Automation
12 10 (9.17%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (9.17%) Pair Programming
12 10 (9.17%) Test Planning
13 9 (8.26%) Line Management
14 8 (7.34%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (7.34%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (28.44%) SQL
2 28 (25.69%) Java
3 26 (23.85%) C++
4 7 (6.42%) JavaScript
5 6 (5.50%) Ada
6 4 (3.67%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.75%) Ruby
8 1 (0.92%) C
8 1 (0.92%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.92%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.92%) VB
8 1 (0.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 50 (45.87%) Security Cleared
2 39 (35.78%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.67%) ISEB
4 2 (1.83%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.68%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (23.85%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.59%) Oracle