The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 15 11 23
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Contract jobs citing C# 284 365 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 10.06% 11.03% 6.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.85% 29.20% 19.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 253 138
Median daily rate £350 £350 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £291 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 40 3
Median hourly rate £31.14 £41.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.05% +17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £30.90 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £48.08 £38.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C#
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1191 1250 1166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 42.20% 37.78% 35.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 783 813 714
Median daily rate £363 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 103 51
Median hourly rate £40.00 £41.12 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.72% +17.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £25.70 £16.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £53.27 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

C#
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C# across the South West region.

C# Daily Rate Trend in the South West

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# across the South West region.

C# Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

C#
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

C# Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

C#
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bristol +2 88 £388 +14.81% 58
Devon +16 43 £300 -14.28% 9
Somerset -3 36 £333 -9.76% 28
Wiltshire -6 32 £325 -3.70% 18
Gloucestershire -13 31 £334 -4.64% 24
Dorset -7 16 £350 +2.94% 35
Cornwall - 1 £350 - 1
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 South West region with a requirement for C#.

1 394 (78.33%) .NET
2 227 (45.13%) JavaScript
3 225 (44.73%) Agile Software Development
4 220 (43.74%) SQL Server
5 218 (43.34%) HTML
6 213 (42.35%) ASP.NET
7 212 (42.15%) MVC
8 175 (34.79%) CSS
9 163 (32.41%) SQL
10 143 (28.43%) AngularJS
11 136 (27.04%) Microsoft
12 135 (26.84%) ASP.NET MVC
13 122 (24.25%) jQuery
14 118 (23.46%) ASP.NET Web API
15 116 (23.06%) TDD
16 115 (22.86%) Scrum
17 89 (17.69%) .NET Framework
18 86 (17.10%) Team Foundation Server
19 80 (15.90%) Visual Studio
20 77 (15.31%) SharePoint
21 75 (14.91%) WCF
22 74 (14.71%) Web Services
23 68 (13.52%) HTML5
24 67 (13.32%) OO
25 64 (12.72%) Microsoft Azure
26 60 (11.93%) Finance
27 58 (11.53%) JSON
28 56 (11.13%) C++
29 50 (9.94%) Entity Framework
29 50 (9.94%) REST

C#
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 77 (15.31%) SharePoint
2 32 (6.36%) IIS
3 26 (5.17%) SharePoint 2010
4 20 (3.98%) CMS
5 19 (3.78%) BizTalk Server
5 19 (3.78%) NServiceBus
6 14 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
7 12 (2.39%) Tomcat
8 11 (2.19%) Sitecore CMS
9 10 (1.99%) Umbraco
10 9 (1.79%) JBoss
11 6 (1.19%) K2 blackpearl
12 5 (0.99%) Apache
12 5 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.40%) Confluence
13 2 (0.40%) Moodle
13 2 (0.40%) nginx
13 2 (0.40%) SAS
13 2 (0.40%) WordPress
14 1 (0.20%) Kentico
Applications
1 25 (4.97%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.80%) MS Office
3 2 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.40%) HipChat
3 2 (0.40%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.20%) Revit
Business Applications
1 25 (4.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (4.57%) Dynamics AX
3 20 (3.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.20%) Magento
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 64 (12.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (9.15%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (2.98%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (2.98%) GitHub
4 11 (2.19%) Amazon S3
5 5 (0.99%) SaaS
6 3 (0.60%) Office 365
7 2 (0.40%) Google Play
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.79%) Internet
2 3 (0.60%) HTTP
3 2 (0.40%) Intranet
3 2 (0.40%) SSL
4 1 (0.20%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.20%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.20%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 220 (43.74%) SQL Server
2 32 (6.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 24 (4.77%) Hadoop
4 23 (4.57%) NoSQL
5 22 (4.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 22 (4.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (3.58%) Oracle Database
7 17 (3.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (2.58%) MySQL
8 13 (2.58%) Relational Database
9 12 (2.39%) MongoDB
10 11 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (1.19%) RDBMS
14 5 (0.99%) RavenDB
14 5 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 4 (0.80%) GIS
15 4 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
16 3 (0.60%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 86 (17.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 80 (15.90%) Visual Studio
3 45 (8.95%) Git (software)
4 42 (8.35%) TeamCity
5 38 (7.55%) Octopus Deploy
6 29 (5.77%) JIRA
7 20 (3.98%) Selenium
8 17 (3.38%) NUnit
8 17 (3.38%) SpecFlow
9 14 (2.78%) Cucumber
9 14 (2.78%) Jenkins
10 13 (2.58%) Subversion
11 9 (1.79%) Hudson
12 8 (1.59%) WebDriver
13 5 (0.99%) Capybara
13 5 (0.99%) JUnit
13 5 (0.99%) NuGet
13 5 (0.99%) WATIR
14 4 (0.80%) Eclipse
15 3 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
General
1 60 (11.93%) Finance
2 27 (5.37%) Telecoms
3 23 (4.57%) Manufacturing
3 23 (4.57%) Marketing
4 20 (3.98%) Electronics
5 12 (2.39%) Banking
6 10 (1.99%) Advertising
7 6 (1.19%) Games
8 4 (0.80%) Retail
9 3 (0.60%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.60%) Back Office
10 2 (0.40%) Legal
10 2 (0.40%) Military
10 2 (0.40%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.20%) Billing
11 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 401 (79.72%) Developer
2 218 (43.34%) .NET Developer
3 163 (32.41%) C# Developer
4 114 (22.66%) C# .NET Developer
5 82 (16.30%) ASP.NET Developer
6 71 (14.12%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 62 (12.33%) Software Developer
8 58 (11.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 42 (8.35%) SQL Developer
10 40 (7.95%) Sitecore Developer
11 35 (6.96%) C# Software Developer
12 28 (5.57%) .NET Software Developer
13 24 (4.77%) Agile Developer
14 23 (4.57%) Senior Developer
15 22 (4.37%) CRM Developer
15 22 (4.37%) Dynamics CRM Developer
16 21 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
17 19 (3.78%) Agile .NET Developer
17 19 (3.78%) Tester
18 18 (3.58%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 394 (78.33%) .NET
2 218 (43.34%) HTML
3 213 (42.35%) ASP.NET
4 175 (34.79%) CSS
5 143 (28.43%) AngularJS
6 135 (26.84%) ASP.NET MVC
7 122 (24.25%) jQuery
8 118 (23.46%) ASP.NET Web API
9 89 (17.69%) .NET Framework
10 75 (14.91%) WCF
11 74 (14.71%) Web Services
12 68 (13.52%) HTML5
13 58 (11.53%) JSON
14 50 (9.94%) Entity Framework
14 50 (9.94%) REST
15 46 (9.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 39 (7.75%) SOAP
17 38 (7.55%) WPF
18 37 (7.36%) XML
19 34 (6.76%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 29 (5.77%) User Experience
2 14 (2.78%) Public Cloud
3 12 (2.39%) Blog
3 12 (2.39%) Mobile App
4 6 (1.19%) Client/Server
4 6 (1.19%) Digital Media
5 4 (0.80%) Computer Science
5 4 (0.80%) iPhone
5 4 (0.80%) Mathematics
5 4 (0.80%) N-Tier
5 4 (0.80%) Visualisation
6 3 (0.60%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (0.60%) Blackberry
6 3 (0.60%) W3C
7 2 (0.40%) Augmented Reality
7 2 (0.40%) e-Learning
7 2 (0.40%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (0.40%) NHS
7 2 (0.40%) SCORM
7 2 (0.40%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 46 (9.15%) Windows
2 15 (2.98%) Android
2 15 (2.98%) Linux
3 13 (2.58%) Apple iOS
4 12 (2.39%) Unix
5 5 (0.99%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (0.80%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.60%) Windows CE
7 3 (0.60%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.20%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (44.73%) Agile Software Development
2 212 (42.15%) MVC
3 116 (23.06%) TDD
4 115 (22.86%) Scrum
5 67 (13.32%) OO
6 49 (9.74%) BDD
7 46 (9.15%) Software Engineering
8 42 (8.35%) Continuous Integration
9 39 (7.75%) E-Commerce
9 39 (7.75%) Unit Testing
10 37 (7.36%) Automated Testing
11 35 (6.96%) Kanban
11 35 (6.96%) Web Development
12 33 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
13 32 (6.36%) DevOps
13 32 (6.36%) OOD
14 28 (5.57%) Continuous Deployment
15 25 (4.97%) CRM
15 25 (4.97%) Programme Management
16 22 (4.37%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 227 (45.13%) JavaScript
2 163 (32.41%) SQL
3 56 (11.13%) C++
4 49 (9.74%) VB.NET
5 45 (8.95%) Java
6 42 (8.35%) T-SQL
7 33 (6.56%) Ruby
8 17 (3.38%) VB
9 16 (3.18%) Python
10 14 (2.78%) Objective-C
11 11 (2.19%) Perl
11 11 (2.19%) Scala
12 10 (1.99%) PL/SQL
13 9 (1.79%) Bash Shell
13 9 (1.79%) C
13 9 (1.79%) PowerShell
14 8 (1.59%) PHP
15 7 (1.39%) VB6
16 5 (0.99%) TypeScript
17 3 (0.60%) VBA
Qualifications
1 49 (9.74%) Security Cleared
2 33 (6.56%) SC Cleared
3 18 (3.58%) Degree
4 12 (2.39%) ISEB
5 11 (2.19%) ISTQB
6 9 (1.79%) DV Cleared
7 8 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.40%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (6.76%) QA
2 8 (1.59%) ISO 14001
2 8 (1.59%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.20%) SLA
Systems Management
1 27 (5.37%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (2.39%) Puppet
3 3 (0.60%) Ansible
4 2 (0.40%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 136 (27.04%) Microsoft
2 40 (7.95%) Sitecore
3 35 (6.96%) Oracle
4 20 (3.98%) SAP
5 11 (2.19%) Twitter
6 10 (1.99%) Red Hat
7 9 (1.79%) RedGate
8 7 (1.39%) Sencha
9 5 (0.99%) Rally
10 4 (0.80%) ESRI
10 4 (0.80%) Telerik
11 3 (0.60%) Apple
11 3 (0.60%) Xamarin
12 2 (0.40%) Adobe
12 2 (0.40%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.40%) Google
12 2 (0.40%) Nintex
13 1 (0.20%) HP
13 1 (0.20%) JD Edwards
13 1 (0.20%) Serena
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People Source Consulting
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