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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 5 9 4
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing C# 68 39 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 19.88% 13.13% 27.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 36.11% 57.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 22 33
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£328 £330 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £316 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £379 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%
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
136 108 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 39.77% 36.36% 47.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 71 54
Average daily rate £330 £330 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £413 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 1
Average hourly rate £37.13 £15.25 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+143.44% -8.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 30 March 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#
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 30 March 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 +9 41 £328 -6.28% 13
Bath +6 9 £338 +3.84% 18
Street -5 4 £343 - 1
Wells - - - -
Yeovil - - - - 8
Bridgwater - - - -
Clevedon - - - -
Frome - - - -
C#
South West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 March 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#.

1 116 (85.93%) .NET
2 75 (55.56%) SQL
3 67 (49.63%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (48.89%) ASP.NET
5 55 (40.74%) SQL Server
6 50 (37.04%) Security Cleared
7 47 (34.81%) Microsoft
8 44 (32.59%) Scrum
9 41 (30.37%) SC Cleared
9 41 (30.37%) Unit Testing
10 40 (29.63%) .NET Framework
11 35 (25.93%) MVC
12 32 (23.70%) ASP.NET MVC
13 31 (22.96%) Team Foundation Server
14 28 (20.74%) Visual Studio
15 26 (19.26%) T-SQL
16 25 (18.52%) VB
16 25 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
17 24 (17.78%) VB.NET
18 21 (15.56%) WCF
19 20 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 20 (14.81%) Web Services
20 18 (13.33%) Automated Testing
21 17 (12.59%) JavaScript
21 17 (12.59%) ISEB
21 17 (12.59%) SOA
22 16 (11.85%) WPF
23 14 (10.37%) Retail
23 14 (10.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 14 (10.37%) BizTalk Server

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 14 (10.37%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (8.89%) CMS
3 9 (6.67%) K2 blackpearl
4 5 (3.70%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.96%) IIS
6 1 (0.74%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.74%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Summit
1 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.74%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 25 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (10.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.96%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.96%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.74%) DTS
8 1 (0.74%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 31 (22.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (20.74%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.96%) SpecFlow
4 3 (2.22%) Cucumber
4 3 (2.22%) Selenium
5 2 (1.48%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.48%) Subversion
5 2 (1.48%) Bitbucket
5 2 (1.48%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.74%) ReSharper
General
1 14 (10.37%) Retail
2 13 (9.63%) Back Office
2 13 (9.63%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.44%) Finance
4 1 (0.74%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 104 (77.04%) Developer
2 68 (50.37%) .NET Developer
3 30 (22.22%) SQL Developer
4 16 (11.85%) C# Developer
4 16 (11.85%) Architect
5 13 (9.63%) Solutions Architect
6 10 (7.41%) Senior Developer
6 10 (7.41%) Senior .NET Developer
7 9 (6.67%) Database Developer
7 9 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (5.93%) BizTalk Developer
9 7 (5.19%) Software Engineer
10 5 (3.70%) Senior BizTalk Developer
10 5 (3.70%) AWS Developer
11 4 (2.96%) Trainee Software Engineer
11 4 (2.96%) Trainee
11 4 (2.96%) Agile .NET Developer
11 4 (2.96%) Software Developer
11 4 (2.96%) Senior Test Analyst
11 4 (2.96%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (85.93%) .NET
2 66 (48.89%) ASP.NET
3 40 (29.63%) .NET Framework
4 32 (23.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (15.56%) WCF
6 20 (14.81%) Web Services
6 20 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 16 (11.85%) WPF
8 13 (9.63%) HTML
9 12 (8.89%) Entity Framework
10 11 (8.15%) XML
11 10 (7.41%) jQuery
12 9 (6.67%) WinForms
13 7 (5.19%) CSS
14 6 (4.44%) WF
15 5 (3.70%) HTML5
16 4 (2.96%) Gherkin
17 3 (2.22%) ADO.NET
18 2 (1.48%) MFC
18 2 (1.48%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.89%) GIS
1 12 (8.89%) Management Information System
2 4 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.22%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.48%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.74%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.74%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.89%) Windows
2 1 (0.74%) Linux
2 1 (0.74%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (0.74%) Android
2 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (49.63%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (32.59%) Scrum
3 41 (30.37%) Unit Testing
4 35 (25.93%) MVC
5 18 (13.33%) Automated Testing
6 17 (12.59%) SOA
7 13 (9.63%) CRM
7 13 (9.63%) ITIL
7 13 (9.63%) PRINCE2
7 13 (9.63%) Change Control
8 12 (8.89%) Test Scripting
8 12 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (8.89%) UML
8 12 (8.89%) Workflow
8 12 (8.89%) Code Coverage
8 12 (8.89%) Information Security
9 11 (8.15%) Content Management
9 11 (8.15%) BDD
10 7 (5.19%) TDD
10 7 (5.19%) OO
Programming Languages
1 75 (55.56%) SQL
2 26 (19.26%) T-SQL
3 25 (18.52%) VB
4 24 (17.78%) VB.NET
5 17 (12.59%) JavaScript
6 8 (5.93%) Java
7 7 (5.19%) C++
8 4 (2.96%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.96%) Scala
9 2 (1.48%) VB6
10 1 (0.74%) XAML
Qualifications
1 50 (37.04%) Security Cleared
2 41 (30.37%) SC Cleared
3 17 (12.59%) ISEB
4 9 (6.67%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.22%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.48%) Degree
6 2 (1.48%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.63%) ISO 9000
2 12 (8.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.74%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.74%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.74%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2 (1.48%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 47 (34.81%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.63%) Oracle
3 11 (8.15%) SAP
4 1 (0.74%) ESRI
4 1 (0.74%) Google
4 1 (0.74%) Sitecore
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