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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 22 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +2
Contract jobs citing C# 20 62 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 6.60% 20.26% 17.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.53% 45.59% 35.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 43 23
Average daily rate £375 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £675 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 1
Average hourly rate £44.00 £38.25 £33.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.03% +13.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
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
121 136 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 39.93% 44.44% 49.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 86 75
Average daily rate £365 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 11 10
Average hourly rate £43.75 £38.13 £31.92
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% +19.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £35.00 £18.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £47.10 £34.07
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Yeovil -7 10 £313 - 4
Taunton -8 3 £425 -5.55% 9
Bath -10 3 £375 +17.18% 12
C#
South West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 92 (76.67%) .NET
2 76 (63.33%) HTML
3 70 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (55.83%) ASP.NET
5 65 (54.17%) SQL Server
6 63 (52.50%) JavaScript
7 59 (49.17%) SQL
8 52 (43.33%) Scrum
9 49 (40.83%) CSS
10 47 (39.17%) .NET Framework
11 46 (38.33%) C++
12 45 (37.50%) Software Engineering
13 43 (35.83%) MVC
14 42 (35.00%) Security Cleared
14 42 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
15 40 (33.33%) IIS
16 38 (31.67%) Automated Testing
17 37 (30.83%) Unit Testing
18 36 (30.00%) Windows
18 36 (30.00%) UML
19 32 (26.67%) SC Cleared
20 28 (23.33%) SharePoint
21 27 (22.50%) WCF
21 27 (22.50%) ASP.NET MVC
21 27 (22.50%) HTML5
21 27 (22.50%) Windows Server
22 25 (20.83%) Oracle
22 25 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
23 24 (20.00%) Web Development
23 24 (20.00%) SpecFlow

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 40 (33.33%) IIS
2 28 (23.33%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.83%) Apache
3 7 (5.83%) CMS
3 7 (5.83%) Tomcat
4 5 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (4.17%) EPiServer CMS
5 2 (1.67%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.83%) DNS
2 1 (0.83%) Firewall
2 1 (0.83%) SSL
2 1 (0.83%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (54.17%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.17%) Big Data
2 5 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.83%) MS Access
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 42 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (20.00%) SpecFlow
3 21 (17.50%) Selenium
4 12 (10.00%) Visual Studio
5 11 (9.17%) Jenkins
5 11 (9.17%) TeamCity
6 5 (4.17%) ReSharper
7 2 (1.67%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.67%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.83%) MorphX
8 1 (0.83%) Subversion
General
1 12 (10.00%) Back Office
2 9 (7.50%) Finance
3 3 (2.50%) Military
4 2 (1.67%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.67%) Publishing
5 1 (0.83%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 97 (80.83%) Developer
2 53 (44.17%) .NET Developer
3 21 (17.50%) C# Developer
4 19 (15.83%) Web Developer
5 17 (14.17%) SQL Developer
6 16 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (13.33%) Software Engineer
7 13 (10.83%) Software Developer
8 12 (10.00%) Java Developer
9 7 (5.83%) Consultant
9 7 (5.83%) Senior Software Engineer
10 6 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 6 (5.00%) Java Engineer
10 6 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
10 6 (5.00%) Senior Developer
11 5 (4.17%) .NET Web Developer
11 5 (4.17%) BizTalk Developer
11 5 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
12 4 (3.33%) EPiServer Developer
12 4 (3.33%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (76.67%) .NET
2 76 (63.33%) HTML
3 67 (55.83%) ASP.NET
4 49 (40.83%) CSS
5 47 (39.17%) .NET Framework
6 27 (22.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 27 (22.50%) HTML5
6 27 (22.50%) WCF
7 14 (11.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 14 (11.67%) Entity Framework
8 9 (7.50%) Web Services
9 7 (5.83%) JSP
9 7 (5.83%) WPF
10 3 (2.50%) AngularJS
10 3 (2.50%) CSS3
11 2 (1.67%) jQuery
11 2 (1.67%) XML
12 1 (0.83%) Classic ASP
12 1 (0.83%) XHTML
12 1 (0.83%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.83%) User Experience
2 11 (9.17%) Inversion of Control
3 9 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 36 (30.00%) Windows
2 27 (22.50%) Windows Server
3 25 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (5.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.83%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.83%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (43.33%) Scrum
3 45 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 43 (35.83%) MVC
5 38 (31.67%) Automated Testing
6 37 (30.83%) Unit Testing
7 36 (30.00%) UML
8 24 (20.00%) Web Development
9 21 (17.50%) OO
10 20 (16.67%) ITIL
11 19 (15.83%) Time Management
12 18 (15.00%) Service Delivery
13 17 (14.17%) Refactoring
14 14 (11.67%) Release Management
15 12 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
16 8 (6.67%) Mentoring
17 7 (5.83%) Web Design
18 6 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
18 6 (5.00%) SOA
19 5 (4.17%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 63 (52.50%) JavaScript
2 59 (49.17%) SQL
3 46 (38.33%) C++
4 22 (18.33%) Java
5 11 (9.17%) TypeScript
6 3 (2.50%) C
7 2 (1.67%) Ada
8 1 (0.83%) VBA
8 1 (0.83%) X++
Qualifications
1 42 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 32 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.17%) Degree
4 3 (2.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (1.67%) WCAG
2 1 (0.83%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (20.83%) Oracle
2 14 (11.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.83%) EPiServer
4 2 (1.67%) Sitecore
Bath, Avon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
FT Select
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
aap3
Rate: £35 - £45 per hour
Posted: 15 days ago