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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 18 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing C# 234 251 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 7.87% 8.29% 7.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.82% 22.57% 20.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 170 163
Median daily rate £350 £341 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 7
Median hourly rate £42.25 £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.71% -12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £37.56 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.48% +7.31%
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
1124 1112 1149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 37.78% 36.74% 38.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 695 717 764
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 68 67
Median hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £20.19 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 27 May 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 58 £338 - 48
Wiltshire +4 52 £331 -17.18% 16
Somerset +6 47 £375 +19.42% 20
Devon +1 26 £344 +14.58% 8
Gloucestershire -18 17 £338 -10.59% 21
Dorset -15 11 £400 +52.38% 25
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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#.

1 310 (74.52%) .NET
2 183 (43.99%) SQL
3 179 (43.03%) SQL Server
3 179 (43.03%) MVC
4 173 (41.59%) Agile Software Development
5 164 (39.42%) ASP.NET
5 164 (39.42%) JavaScript
6 161 (38.70%) HTML
7 148 (35.58%) CSS
8 112 (26.92%) Microsoft
9 100 (24.04%) ASP.NET MVC
10 93 (22.36%) Scrum
11 90 (21.63%) jQuery
12 75 (18.03%) OO
13 67 (16.11%) AngularJS
14 66 (15.87%) .NET Framework
15 63 (15.14%) Web Services
16 57 (13.70%) WCF
17 56 (13.46%) Java
17 56 (13.46%) C++
18 55 (13.22%) TDD
19 53 (12.74%) SharePoint
20 51 (12.26%) Windows
21 50 (12.02%) Software Engineering
22 48 (11.54%) Visual Studio
23 45 (10.82%) Security Cleared
24 44 (10.58%) Team Foundation Server
24 44 (10.58%) ASP.NET Web API
25 42 (10.10%) XML
26 41 (9.86%) Entity Framework

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 53 (12.74%) SharePoint
2 34 (8.17%) IIS
3 22 (5.29%) CMS
4 20 (4.81%) BizTalk Server
5 14 (3.37%) Umbraco
6 11 (2.64%) SharePoint 2010
7 10 (2.40%) SAS
7 10 (2.40%) SharePoint 2013
7 10 (2.40%) Tomcat
8 8 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
9 6 (1.44%) Apache
10 5 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (1.20%) JBoss
11 4 (0.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.96%) Node.js
11 4 (0.96%) Skype for Business
12 3 (0.72%) Kentico
12 3 (0.72%) NServiceBus
13 1 (0.24%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 18 (4.33%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.88%) InfoPath
3 3 (0.72%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.24%) Revit
Business Applications
1 22 (5.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (2.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.24%) Magento
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.24%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 35 (8.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (4.09%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.40%) Office 365
3 10 (2.40%) SaaS
4 7 (1.68%) GitHub
5 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.24%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.68%) Kerberos
2 6 (1.44%) Intranet
3 5 (1.20%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.96%) Internet
5 3 (0.72%) Firewall
5 3 (0.72%) HTTP
6 2 (0.48%) DNS
6 2 (0.48%) Extranet
6 2 (0.48%) SSL
6 2 (0.48%) VPN
7 1 (0.24%) LDAP
7 1 (0.24%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (43.03%) SQL Server
2 29 (6.97%) SQL Server 2012
3 27 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (5.77%) Relational Database
6 15 (3.61%) RDBMS
6 15 (3.61%) SQL Server 2005
7 13 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (2.88%) MySQL
9 9 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (1.68%) Oracle Database
11 6 (1.44%) NoSQL
11 6 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (1.44%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (1.20%) Hadoop
12 5 (1.20%) MongoDB
13 4 (0.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 3 (0.72%) RavenDB
14 3 (0.72%) SQL Server 2014
14 3 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 48 (11.54%) Visual Studio
2 44 (10.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 34 (8.17%) JIRA
4 29 (6.97%) Git (software)
5 25 (6.01%) Selenium
6 16 (3.85%) WebDriver
7 15 (3.61%) SpecFlow
8 12 (2.88%) NUnit
9 11 (2.64%) Capybara
9 11 (2.64%) Cucumber
10 8 (1.92%) WATIR
11 7 (1.68%) Jenkins
11 7 (1.68%) Subversion
12 5 (1.20%) Eclipse
12 5 (1.20%) Hudson
12 5 (1.20%) TeamCity
13 4 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
14 3 (0.72%) MSTest
14 3 (0.72%) NuGet
14 3 (0.72%) Rational DOORS
General
1 35 (8.41%) Finance
2 17 (4.09%) Manufacturing
3 16 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.88%) Electronics
4 12 (2.88%) Marketing
5 8 (1.92%) Aerospace
6 5 (1.20%) Advertising
6 5 (1.20%) Military
7 4 (0.96%) Back Office
7 4 (0.96%) Banking
7 4 (0.96%) Games
8 3 (0.72%) Law
9 2 (0.48%) Local Government
10 1 (0.24%) Publishing
10 1 (0.24%) Retail
Job Titles
1 320 (76.92%) Developer
2 164 (39.42%) .NET Developer
3 126 (30.29%) C# Developer
4 88 (21.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 65 (15.63%) ASP.NET Developer
6 61 (14.66%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 50 (12.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 48 (11.54%) Software Developer
9 24 (5.77%) Senior Developer
10 22 (5.29%) SQL Developer
11 21 (5.05%) Analyst
11 21 (5.05%) Software Engineer
12 20 (4.81%) Angular Developer
12 20 (4.81%) Consultant
13 19 (4.57%) Agile Developer
13 19 (4.57%) C# Software Developer
14 17 (4.09%) Architect
15 16 (3.85%) Senior Software Developer
16 15 (3.61%) Java Developer
16 15 (3.61%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 310 (74.52%) .NET
2 164 (39.42%) ASP.NET
3 161 (38.70%) HTML
4 148 (35.58%) CSS
5 100 (24.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 90 (21.63%) jQuery
7 67 (16.11%) AngularJS
8 66 (15.87%) .NET Framework
9 63 (15.14%) Web Services
10 57 (13.70%) WCF
11 44 (10.58%) ASP.NET Web API
12 42 (10.10%) XML
13 41 (9.86%) Entity Framework
14 38 (9.13%) HTML5
15 31 (7.45%) REST
16 30 (7.21%) JSON
17 23 (5.53%) SOAP
18 17 (4.09%) LINQ
18 17 (4.09%) WPF
19 16 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.45%) User Experience
2 23 (5.53%) Mobile App
3 9 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (1.68%) Blackberry
4 7 (1.68%) Computer Science
4 7 (1.68%) iPhone
5 5 (1.20%) Mathematics
6 4 (0.96%) Blog
7 3 (0.72%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.48%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.48%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.48%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.48%) W3C
9 1 (0.24%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.24%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.24%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.24%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.24%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.24%) NHS
9 1 (0.24%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 51 (12.26%) Windows
2 16 (3.85%) Windows Server
3 14 (3.37%) Android
4 12 (2.88%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.40%) Linux
6 8 (1.92%) Unix
7 3 (0.72%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (0.72%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.72%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (0.72%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.24%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (43.03%) MVC
2 173 (41.59%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (22.36%) Scrum
4 75 (18.03%) OO
5 55 (13.22%) TDD
6 50 (12.02%) Software Engineering
7 29 (6.97%) Time Management
8 28 (6.73%) BDD
8 28 (6.73%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (6.49%) Web Development
10 25 (6.01%) UML
11 24 (5.77%) CRM
12 22 (5.29%) SDLC
12 22 (5.29%) Software Testing
13 20 (4.81%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (4.81%) OOD
14 19 (4.57%) Mentoring
15 17 (4.09%) Programme Management
16 16 (3.85%) Test Automation
16 16 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 183 (43.99%) SQL
2 164 (39.42%) JavaScript
3 56 (13.46%) C++
3 56 (13.46%) Java
4 34 (8.17%) T-SQL
5 29 (6.97%) VB.NET
6 28 (6.73%) Ruby
7 24 (5.77%) PowerShell
8 23 (5.53%) C
8 23 (5.53%) Python
9 14 (3.37%) Objective-C
9 14 (3.37%) PHP
9 14 (3.37%) VB
10 11 (2.64%) Perl
11 10 (2.40%) PL/SQL
12 9 (2.16%) MATLAB
12 9 (2.16%) R
13 8 (1.92%) VBScript
13 8 (1.92%) VC++
14 7 (1.68%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 45 (10.82%) Security Cleared
2 26 (6.25%) Degree
3 19 (4.57%) SC Cleared
4 18 (4.33%) ISEB
4 18 (4.33%) ISTQB
5 14 (3.37%) DV Cleared
6 9 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
8 6 (1.44%) MCAD
8 6 (1.44%) MCITP
8 6 (1.44%) MCSD
8 6 (1.44%) MCTS
9 3 (0.72%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.24%) CISSP
10 1 (0.24%) CREST Certified
10 1 (0.24%) GWAPT
10 1 (0.24%) OSCE
10 1 (0.24%) OSCP
10 1 (0.24%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.33%) QA
2 8 (1.92%) ISO 14001
2 8 (1.92%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.48%) SLA
4 1 (0.24%) Basel II
4 1 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (2.16%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.24%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.92%) Puppet
3 5 (1.20%) Kibana
4 4 (0.96%) AirWatch
5 3 (0.72%) Ansible
5 3 (0.72%) SCCM
6 2 (0.48%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 112 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 29 (6.97%) Oracle
3 14 (3.37%) Sitecore
4 12 (2.88%) Rally
4 12 (2.88%) SAP
5 8 (1.92%) Apple
5 8 (1.92%) Nintex
6 7 (1.68%) RedGate
6 7 (1.68%) Twitter
7 5 (1.20%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.72%) Telerik
8 3 (0.72%) VMware
9 2 (0.48%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.48%) ESRI
9 2 (0.48%) Google
9 2 (0.48%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.48%) Sencha
10 1 (0.24%) Autodesk
10 1 (0.24%) Xamarin
South West
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West England
g2 Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Southern Lights Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Sanderson
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: From £33,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £300 - £400 per day +
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Thames Valley)
Rate: From £39,785 to £48,614 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Thames Valley)
Rate: From £28,013 to £48,614 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West England
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
South West England
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Salisbury
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Yeovil
aap3
Rate: £30.25 - £38.75 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bournemouth
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 21 days ago
Bournemouth
Ampersand Consulting
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £270 per day
Posted: 23 days ago