The table below looks at the statistics 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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 10 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing C# 49 88 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 14.24% 21.73% 19.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.25% 51.46% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 73 22
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£325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £290 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £425 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.63 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.78 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.64% -
C#
South West

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
162 171 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 47.09% 42.22% 39.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 130 43
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 8 4
Average hourly rate £42.00 £36.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +22.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £32.40 £15.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £36.40 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%

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 7 July 2015.

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#
Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

C# Hourly Rate Histogram 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 7 July 2015. 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 0 15 £325 - 19
Yeovil -1 12 £310 -31.11% 1
Bath -4 12 £350 +13.82% 11
C#
South West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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#.

1 102 (84.30%) .NET
2 70 (57.85%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (49.59%) ASP.NET
4 57 (47.11%) SQL
5 48 (39.67%) SQL Server
6 46 (38.02%) Microsoft
7 41 (33.88%) Security Cleared
8 39 (32.23%) Scrum
9 36 (29.75%) .NET Framework
10 34 (28.10%) SC Cleared
11 33 (27.27%) Unit Testing
12 29 (23.97%) MVC
13 28 (23.14%) Web Services
14 27 (22.31%) UML
15 24 (19.83%) VB.NET
16 22 (18.18%) VB
16 22 (18.18%) SOA
16 22 (18.18%) WCF
17 21 (17.36%) Software Engineering
18 20 (16.53%) HTML
18 20 (16.53%) Workflow
19 18 (14.88%) ITIL
19 18 (14.88%) OO
19 18 (14.88%) Manufacturing
19 18 (14.88%) WPF
19 18 (14.88%) Change Control
20 17 (14.05%) Team Foundation Server
20 17 (14.05%) ASP.NET MVC
20 17 (14.05%) Retail
20 17 (14.05%) PRINCE2

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 15 (12.40%) BizTalk Server
1 15 (12.40%) CMS
2 10 (8.26%) Apache
2 10 (8.26%) Tomcat
3 9 (7.44%) IIS
4 8 (6.61%) K2 blackpearl
5 4 (3.31%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.83%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (0.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Summit
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (39.67%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (6.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.31%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.31%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.83%) DTS
7 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (14.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.65%) Subversion
3 2 (1.65%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.65%) Bitbucket
3 2 (1.65%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.83%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.83%) Eclipse
General
1 18 (14.88%) Manufacturing
2 17 (14.05%) Retail
3 10 (8.26%) Back Office
4 5 (4.13%) Finance
5 1 (0.83%) Military
Job Titles
1 71 (58.68%) Developer
2 52 (42.98%) .NET Developer
3 25 (20.66%) Architect
4 22 (18.18%) SQL Developer
5 21 (17.36%) Solutions Architect
6 19 (15.70%) Software Engineer
7 9 (7.44%) C# Developer
8 8 (6.61%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (4.96%) BizTalk Developer
10 4 (3.31%) Lead Architect
10 4 (3.31%) .NET Team Leader
10 4 (3.31%) .NET Software Engineer
10 4 (3.31%) Trainee Software Engineer
10 4 (3.31%) Trainee
10 4 (3.31%) Team Leader
10 4 (3.31%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.31%) Integration Architect
10 4 (3.31%) Lead Solutions Architect
11 3 (2.48%) Agile .NET Developer
11 3 (2.48%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (84.30%) .NET
2 60 (49.59%) ASP.NET
3 36 (29.75%) .NET Framework
4 28 (23.14%) Web Services
5 22 (18.18%) WCF
6 20 (16.53%) HTML
7 18 (14.88%) WPF
8 17 (14.05%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (11.57%) CSS
10 11 (9.09%) JSP
10 11 (9.09%) Entity Framework
11 8 (6.61%) WF
11 8 (6.61%) XML
12 7 (5.79%) jQuery
13 5 (4.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 4 (3.31%) WinForms
15 3 (2.48%) SOAP
15 3 (2.48%) ADO.NET
16 2 (1.65%) XSL
16 2 (1.65%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.22%) GIS
2 15 (12.40%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.83%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.92%) Windows
2 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.83%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (57.85%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (32.23%) Scrum
3 33 (27.27%) Unit Testing
4 29 (23.97%) MVC
5 27 (22.31%) UML
6 22 (18.18%) SOA
7 21 (17.36%) Software Engineering
8 20 (16.53%) Workflow
9 18 (14.88%) ITIL
9 18 (14.88%) OO
9 18 (14.88%) Change Control
10 17 (14.05%) CRM
10 17 (14.05%) PRINCE2
11 16 (13.22%) Information Security
12 15 (12.40%) Content Management
13 13 (10.74%) Web Development
14 8 (6.61%) Time Management
14 8 (6.61%) BDD
15 6 (4.96%) Automated Testing
16 5 (4.13%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (47.11%) SQL
2 24 (19.83%) VB.NET
3 22 (18.18%) VB
4 16 (13.22%) JavaScript
5 14 (11.57%) C++
5 14 (11.57%) Java
6 13 (10.74%) T-SQL
7 5 (4.13%) VB6
8 4 (3.31%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.48%) Perl
10 1 (0.83%) Ada
10 1 (0.83%) XAML
Qualifications
1 41 (33.88%) Security Cleared
2 34 (28.10%) SC Cleared
3 17 (14.05%) ISEB
4 7 (5.79%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.05%) ISO 9000
2 16 (13.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.83%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.83%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2 (1.65%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 46 (38.02%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.40%) SAP
3 14 (11.57%) Oracle
4 1 (0.83%) ESRI
Taunton, Somerset
Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Somerset
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £400 per day + .
Posted: 14 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Connectus
Rate: £30 per hour
Posted: 14 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
ITecopeople
Rate: £395 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Taunton
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: depending on the experience
Posted: 21 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Connectus
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Smartedge
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £270 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Somerset
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 days ago