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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 21 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing C# 232 287 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 7.61% 8.95% 8.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.93% 22.85% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 206 176
Median daily rate £350 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 16 6
Median hourly rate £43.63 £37.75 £40.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.56% -7.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.53 £30.00 £35.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.73 £42.75 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £39.40 £36.57
% change year-on-year
+0.25% +7.73%
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
1164 1256 1122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 38.20% 39.19% 37.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 749 848 735
Median daily rate £370 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 83 47
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £19.03 £16.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 26 July 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#
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 26 July 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 +4 84 £375 +7.14% 55
Wiltshire +3 44 £325 - 10
Gloucestershire -13 27 £350 -2.43% 17
Somerset -7 20 £375 +5.26% 23
Devon +11 18 £314 +1.20% 7
Dorset -8 11 £300 - 29
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 July 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#.

1 334 (72.93%) .NET
2 212 (46.29%) JavaScript
3 201 (43.89%) HTML
4 198 (43.23%) MVC
5 194 (42.36%) ASP.NET
6 187 (40.83%) SQL Server
6 187 (40.83%) Agile Software Development
7 183 (39.96%) SQL
8 172 (37.55%) CSS
9 127 (27.73%) Microsoft
10 123 (26.86%) ASP.NET MVC
11 120 (26.20%) AngularJS
12 116 (25.33%) jQuery
13 89 (19.43%) Scrum
14 87 (19.00%) TDD
15 76 (16.59%) SharePoint
16 73 (15.94%) OO
17 69 (15.07%) ASP.NET Web API
18 66 (14.41%) Visual Studio
19 63 (13.76%) WCF
19 63 (13.76%) .NET Framework
20 62 (13.54%) Web Services
21 57 (12.45%) C++
22 55 (12.01%) Java
23 53 (11.57%) Team Foundation Server
24 52 (11.35%) HTML5
25 51 (11.14%) JSON
26 49 (10.70%) Microsoft Azure
27 47 (10.26%) Finance
28 46 (10.04%) BDD

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 76 (16.59%) SharePoint
2 31 (6.77%) IIS
3 26 (5.68%) BizTalk Server
4 24 (5.24%) CMS
5 22 (4.80%) SharePoint 2010
6 13 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (2.84%) Sitecore CMS
6 13 (2.84%) Umbraco
7 12 (2.62%) Tomcat
8 9 (1.97%) JBoss
9 8 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (1.53%) NServiceBus
10 7 (1.53%) SAS
11 5 (1.09%) Apache
12 4 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.87%) Skype for Business
13 2 (0.44%) Moodle
13 2 (0.44%) nginx
13 2 (0.44%) WordPress
14 1 (0.22%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 21 (4.59%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.40%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.22%) MS Office
4 1 (0.22%) Revit
Business Applications
1 28 (6.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (3.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 15 (3.28%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.22%) Magento
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 49 (10.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (6.99%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (3.49%) GitHub
4 10 (2.18%) Office 365
5 9 (1.97%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (1.31%) Amazon S3
6 6 (1.31%) SaaS
7 1 (0.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.53%) Kerberos
2 6 (1.31%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.09%) Internet
3 5 (1.09%) Intranet
4 4 (0.87%) HTTP
5 2 (0.44%) DNS
5 2 (0.44%) Extranet
5 2 (0.44%) Firewall
5 2 (0.44%) SSL
5 2 (0.44%) VPN
6 1 (0.22%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.22%) RTP
6 1 (0.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (40.83%) SQL Server
2 30 (6.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 26 (5.68%) Relational Database
3 26 (5.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (5.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (3.93%) Hadoop
5 16 (3.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 16 (3.49%) RDBMS
6 15 (3.28%) MySQL
6 15 (3.28%) NoSQL
7 14 (3.06%) SQL Server 2005
8 12 (2.62%) Oracle Database
8 12 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (1.97%) MongoDB
10 8 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (1.31%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (1.09%) RavenDB
13 4 (0.87%) GIS
14 3 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 66 (14.41%) Visual Studio
2 53 (11.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 42 (9.17%) Git (software)
4 36 (7.86%) JIRA
5 27 (5.90%) TeamCity
6 26 (5.68%) Selenium
7 24 (5.24%) Octopus Deploy
8 20 (4.37%) SpecFlow
9 19 (4.15%) Cucumber
10 15 (3.28%) Subversion
10 15 (3.28%) WebDriver
11 11 (2.40%) Capybara
11 11 (2.40%) Jenkins
12 10 (2.18%) NUnit
13 9 (1.97%) Hudson
14 8 (1.75%) WATIR
15 5 (1.09%) JUnit
16 3 (0.66%) Eclipse
16 3 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
16 3 (0.66%) Xcode
General
1 47 (10.26%) Finance
2 20 (4.37%) Telecoms
3 18 (3.93%) Manufacturing
4 17 (3.71%) Marketing
5 16 (3.49%) Electronics
6 7 (1.53%) Aerospace
7 6 (1.31%) Games
8 5 (1.09%) Advertising
8 5 (1.09%) Banking
9 3 (0.66%) Back Office
9 3 (0.66%) Retail
10 2 (0.44%) Military
10 2 (0.44%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.22%) Law
11 1 (0.22%) Legal
11 1 (0.22%) Local Government
11 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 362 (79.04%) Developer
2 177 (38.65%) .NET Developer
3 132 (28.82%) C# Developer
4 94 (20.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 77 (16.81%) ASP.NET Developer
6 71 (15.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 59 (12.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 57 (12.45%) Software Developer
9 33 (7.21%) Sitecore Developer
10 25 (5.46%) C# Software Developer
11 24 (5.24%) Angular Developer
11 24 (5.24%) Senior Developer
11 24 (5.24%) SQL Developer
12 23 (5.02%) Agile Developer
13 22 (4.80%) CRM Developer
14 21 (4.59%) .NET Software Developer
14 21 (4.59%) Consultant
14 21 (4.59%) Dynamics CRM Developer
15 19 (4.15%) Agile C# Developer
16 18 (3.93%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 334 (72.93%) .NET
2 201 (43.89%) HTML
3 194 (42.36%) ASP.NET
4 172 (37.55%) CSS
5 123 (26.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 120 (26.20%) AngularJS
7 116 (25.33%) jQuery
8 69 (15.07%) ASP.NET Web API
9 63 (13.76%) .NET Framework
9 63 (13.76%) WCF
10 62 (13.54%) Web Services
11 52 (11.35%) HTML5
12 51 (11.14%) JSON
13 44 (9.61%) Entity Framework
14 40 (8.73%) XML
15 35 (7.64%) REST
16 29 (6.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 26 (5.68%) LINQ
17 26 (5.68%) SOAP
18 18 (3.93%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 31 (6.77%) User Experience
2 21 (4.59%) Mobile App
3 9 (1.97%) Blog
4 8 (1.75%) iPhone
4 8 (1.75%) Public Cloud
5 7 (1.53%) Blackberry
6 6 (1.31%) Client/Server
7 4 (0.87%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (0.87%) Mathematics
7 4 (0.87%) Visualisation
8 3 (0.66%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.66%) Data Integration
8 3 (0.66%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (0.66%) W3C
9 2 (0.44%) Augmented Reality
9 2 (0.44%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.44%) e-Learning
9 2 (0.44%) SCORM
9 2 (0.44%) Streaming Video
9 2 (0.44%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 42 (9.17%) Windows
2 17 (3.71%) Android
3 16 (3.49%) Apple iOS
4 15 (3.28%) Linux
5 11 (2.40%) Windows Server
6 10 (2.18%) Unix
7 5 (1.09%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (0.87%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.66%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (0.66%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (43.23%) MVC
2 187 (40.83%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (19.43%) Scrum
4 87 (19.00%) TDD
5 73 (15.94%) OO
6 46 (10.04%) BDD
7 44 (9.61%) Software Engineering
8 38 (8.30%) E-Commerce
9 36 (7.86%) Continuous Integration
10 35 (7.64%) Web Development
11 29 (6.33%) Business Intelligence
12 28 (6.11%) CRM
12 28 (6.11%) DevOps
13 27 (5.90%) OOD
14 23 (5.02%) Test Automation
15 22 (4.80%) UML
16 21 (4.59%) SDLC
17 19 (4.15%) Workflow
18 18 (3.93%) Automated Testing
18 18 (3.93%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 212 (46.29%) JavaScript
2 183 (39.96%) SQL
3 57 (12.45%) C++
4 55 (12.01%) Java
5 41 (8.95%) Ruby
6 37 (8.08%) T-SQL
7 32 (6.99%) VB.NET
8 24 (5.24%) PowerShell
8 24 (5.24%) Python
9 21 (4.59%) C
10 19 (4.15%) Objective-C
11 14 (3.06%) Perl
11 14 (3.06%) PHP
12 12 (2.62%) PL/SQL
12 12 (2.62%) VB
13 9 (1.97%) Bash Shell
14 7 (1.53%) MATLAB
14 7 (1.53%) R
15 6 (1.31%) VBScript
16 5 (1.09%) Scala
Qualifications
1 40 (8.73%) Security Cleared
2 20 (4.37%) Degree
3 19 (4.15%) SC Cleared
4 16 (3.49%) ISEB
4 16 (3.49%) ISTQB
5 14 (3.06%) DV Cleared
6 8 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.09%) MCAD
8 5 (1.09%) MCITP
8 5 (1.09%) MCSD
8 5 (1.09%) MCTS
9 3 (0.66%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.80%) QA
2 5 (1.09%) ISO 14001
2 5 (1.09%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (4.59%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (2.62%) Puppet
3 5 (1.09%) Kibana
4 4 (0.87%) AirWatch
5 3 (0.66%) Ansible
6 2 (0.44%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 127 (27.73%) Microsoft
2 34 (7.42%) Oracle
3 33 (7.21%) Sitecore
4 16 (3.49%) SAP
5 12 (2.62%) Rally
6 10 (2.18%) Red Hat
7 9 (1.97%) Twitter
8 8 (1.75%) Nintex
8 8 (1.75%) RedGate
9 7 (1.53%) Apple
10 5 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.87%) ESRI
12 3 (0.66%) Sencha
12 3 (0.66%) Telerik
13 2 (0.44%) Adobe
14 1 (0.22%) Autodesk
14 1 (0.22%) Google
14 1 (0.22%) HP
14 1 (0.22%) JD Edwards
14 1 (0.22%) Serena
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