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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 5 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing C# 67 102 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 20.36% 28.81% 19.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.88% 56.04% 48.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 88 24
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£375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £290 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £448 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 0 0
Average hourly rate £38.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.68% +7.14%
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
160 182 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 48.63% 51.41% 40.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 134 50
Average daily rate £355 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £278 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 10 2
Average hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +84.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 31 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 31 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 31 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 +1 26 £375 +15.38% 13
Yeovil +1 15 £310 -31.11% 1
Bath -1 15 £356 +15.85% 10
C#
South West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 31 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#.

1 100 (78.74%) .NET
2 79 (62.20%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (52.76%) SQL
4 63 (49.61%) ASP.NET
5 53 (41.73%) SQL Server
6 47 (37.01%) Microsoft
7 46 (36.22%) Scrum
8 38 (29.92%) Security Cleared
9 37 (29.13%) Unit Testing
10 36 (28.35%) .NET Framework
11 33 (25.98%) SC Cleared
12 32 (25.20%) UML
13 30 (23.62%) HTML
14 29 (22.83%) Software Engineering
15 25 (19.69%) JavaScript
16 24 (18.90%) C++
16 24 (18.90%) Web Services
16 24 (18.90%) MVC
17 23 (18.11%) Oracle
17 23 (18.11%) VB.NET
17 23 (18.11%) WCF
18 22 (17.32%) Windows
19 21 (16.54%) Team Foundation Server
20 18 (14.17%) OO
20 18 (14.17%) ITIL
20 18 (14.17%) Java
20 18 (14.17%) WPF
21 17 (13.39%) IIS
21 17 (13.39%) SOA
21 17 (13.39%) BizTalk Server

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 17 (13.39%) IIS
1 17 (13.39%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (9.45%) Apache
2 12 (9.45%) Tomcat
2 12 (9.45%) SharePoint
3 10 (7.87%) CMS
4 8 (6.30%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (0.79%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.79%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Summit
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (41.73%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (7.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.94%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (3.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (3.94%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.15%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.57%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.79%) DTS
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (16.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (11.02%) Visual Studio
3 6 (4.72%) Selenium
4 4 (3.15%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.79%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.79%) Rational DOORS
General
1 12 (9.45%) Manufacturing
2 10 (7.87%) Back Office
3 9 (7.09%) Retail
4 5 (3.94%) Finance
5 1 (0.79%) Publishing
5 1 (0.79%) Military
Job Titles
1 77 (60.63%) Developer
2 55 (43.31%) .NET Developer
3 25 (19.69%) SQL Developer
4 19 (14.96%) Architect
4 19 (14.96%) Software Engineer
5 15 (11.81%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (7.09%) C# Developer
7 7 (5.51%) BizTalk Developer
7 7 (5.51%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (3.15%) Lead Architect
8 4 (3.15%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 4 (3.15%) Trainee Software Engineer
8 4 (3.15%) Trainee
8 4 (3.15%) .NET Software Engineer
8 4 (3.15%) Integration Architect
8 4 (3.15%) Analyst
8 4 (3.15%) Test Analyst
9 3 (2.36%) Software Developer
9 3 (2.36%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (2.36%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (78.74%) .NET
2 63 (49.61%) ASP.NET
3 36 (28.35%) .NET Framework
4 30 (23.62%) HTML
5 24 (18.90%) Web Services
6 23 (18.11%) WCF
7 18 (14.17%) WPF
8 15 (11.81%) CSS
9 12 (9.45%) JSP
10 11 (8.66%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (7.87%) Entity Framework
12 8 (6.30%) WF
13 7 (5.51%) XML
14 6 (4.72%) SOAP
15 5 (3.94%) jQuery
16 4 (3.15%) WinForms
17 2 (1.57%) Ajax
18 1 (0.79%) JSON
18 1 (0.79%) Silverlight
18 1 (0.79%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.87%) GIS
1 10 (7.87%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (17.32%) Windows
2 12 (9.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.57%) Linux
3 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.79%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (62.20%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (36.22%) Scrum
3 37 (29.13%) Unit Testing
4 32 (25.20%) UML
5 29 (22.83%) Software Engineering
6 24 (18.90%) MVC
7 18 (14.17%) OO
7 18 (14.17%) ITIL
8 17 (13.39%) SOA
8 17 (13.39%) Automated Testing
9 15 (11.81%) Web Development
10 14 (11.02%) Workflow
11 12 (9.45%) Change Control
12 11 (8.66%) CRM
12 11 (8.66%) PRINCE2
12 11 (8.66%) Information Security
13 10 (7.87%) Content Management
14 9 (7.09%) Refactoring
15 8 (6.30%) Service Delivery
15 8 (6.30%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 67 (52.76%) SQL
2 25 (19.69%) JavaScript
3 24 (18.90%) C++
4 23 (18.11%) VB.NET
5 18 (14.17%) Java
6 16 (12.60%) VB
7 6 (4.72%) T-SQL
8 5 (3.94%) VB6
9 4 (3.15%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.36%) Perl
11 1 (0.79%) Ada
Qualifications
1 38 (29.92%) Security Cleared
2 33 (25.98%) SC Cleared
3 13 (10.24%) ISEB
4 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.36%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.36%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.66%) ISO 9000
1 11 (8.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.79%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.79%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 47 (37.01%) Microsoft
2 23 (18.11%) Oracle
3 10 (7.87%) SAP
4 2 (1.57%) ESRI
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