The first table below looks at the demand for the C# Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Southampton region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# Developer
Rank 41 28 29
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 1 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.26% 1.87% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 1.95% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Average daily rate - £285 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £315 £315
% change year-on-year
-2.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
Job Titles Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
360 257 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 94.24% 95.90% 96.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 160 122
Average daily rate £325 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £585 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 47 48
Average hourly rate £19.50 £13.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.81% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.35 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
C# Developer
Hampshire

C# Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# Developer in the job title across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C# Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

C# Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

C# Developer Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

C# Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

C# Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

C# Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region that cited C# Developer in their job title 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 with C# Developer in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) SOAP
3 5 (55.56%) C++
3 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 5 (55.56%) Multithreading
4 4 (44.44%) Network Security
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) COM
4 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) OO
4 4 (44.44%) XML
4 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) CTI
5 3 (33.33%) Internet
5 3 (33.33%) WinForms
5 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 3 (33.33%) LINQ
5 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (33.33%) Moq
6 2 (22.22%) WCF
6 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 2 (22.22%) OOD
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle
6 2 (22.22%) Web Services
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET

C# Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region that cited C# Developer in their job title 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 with C# Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Network Security
1 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
1 4 (44.44%) CTI
2 3 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (33.33%) Moq
General
1 1 (11.11%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) SOAP
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) COM
3 4 (44.44%) XML
4 3 (33.33%) WinForms
4 3 (33.33%) LINQ
5 2 (22.22%) WCF
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 1 (11.11%) MFC
6 1 (11.11%) ATL
6 1 (11.11%) CSS
6 1 (11.11%) STL
6 1 (11.11%) XHTML
6 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
6 1 (11.11%) jQuery
6 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Multithreading
2 4 (44.44%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) OOD
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) C++
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle