The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills 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# 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 31 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Contract jobs citing C# 20 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 4.75% 4.30% 4.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.70% 10.71% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 7
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£355 £294 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.85% -12.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £175 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £382 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £170.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.47% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%
C#
Hampshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
187 140 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 44.42% 40.11% 37.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 101 47
Average daily rate £375 £315 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +1.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £217 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £422 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 15
Average hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 26 (63.41%) JavaScript
2 25 (60.98%) .NET
3 16 (39.02%) ASP.NET
4 14 (34.15%) SQL
4 14 (34.15%) Visual Studio
5 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (31.71%) AngularJS
6 12 (29.27%) Python
6 12 (29.27%) MVC
7 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
8 10 (24.39%) Windows
9 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (19.51%) jQuery
10 8 (19.51%) CSS
10 8 (19.51%) HTML
11 7 (17.07%) TCP/IP
11 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
11 7 (17.07%) Modbus
11 7 (17.07%) MQTT
11 7 (17.07%) WebSockets
12 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (14.63%) Java
12 6 (14.63%) Web Services
12 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
12 6 (14.63%) Multithreading
12 6 (14.63%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (14.63%) IronPython
13 5 (12.20%) Degree
13 5 (12.20%) Content Management
13 5 (12.20%) Telerik

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.76%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (7.32%) Umbraco
3 3 (7.32%) CMS
4 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (4.88%) IIS
5 1 (2.44%) Immediacy CMS
5 1 (2.44%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.44%) Kentico
5 1 (2.44%) Node.js
5 1 (2.44%) Sitefinity
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle Spatial
5 1 (2.44%) DNN
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) InfoPath
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
2 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) TCP/IP
1 7 (17.07%) Modbus
1 7 (17.07%) MQTT
2 3 (7.32%) Ethernet
3 2 (4.88%) Intranet
3 2 (4.88%) Internet
3 2 (4.88%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (34.15%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.44%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (2.44%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.44%) Hudson
3 1 (2.44%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.44%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.44%) LabVIEW
3 1 (2.44%) Subversion
3 1 (2.44%) Selenium
3 1 (2.44%) FitNesse
3 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (9.76%) Turkish Language
2 2 (4.88%) Legal
3 1 (2.44%) Military
3 1 (2.44%) Electronics
3 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (78.05%) Developer
2 11 (26.83%) .NET Developer
2 11 (26.83%) C# Developer
3 10 (24.39%) Software Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Software Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Python Developer
5 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (12.20%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (9.76%) SharePoint Developer
6 4 (9.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (4.88%) CRM Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) C++/C# Developer
8 2 (4.88%) C++ Software Developer
8 2 (4.88%) C++ Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Automation Test Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (60.98%) .NET
2 16 (39.02%) ASP.NET
3 13 (31.71%) AngularJS
4 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (19.51%) HTML
5 8 (19.51%) CSS
5 8 (19.51%) jQuery
6 7 (17.07%) WebSockets
7 6 (14.63%) Web Services
8 5 (12.20%) XHTML
9 4 (9.76%) HTML5
10 3 (7.32%) WCF
11 2 (4.88%) XML
11 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET 2.0
11 2 (4.88%) SOAP
11 2 (4.88%) CSS3
12 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 1 (2.44%) Kendo UI
12 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1 (2.44%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.32%) User Experience
4 2 (4.88%) Streaming Video
5 1 (2.44%) Streaming Music
5 1 (2.44%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.44%) Physics
5 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.88%) Android
4 1 (2.44%) Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.44%) Windows CE
4 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (29.27%) MVC
3 6 (14.63%) Multithreading
4 5 (12.20%) Content Management
4 5 (12.20%) ERP
5 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.32%) Scrum
6 3 (7.32%) CRM
7 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.88%) OO
7 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.88%) TDD
7 2 (4.88%) SEO
7 2 (4.88%) Workflow
7 2 (4.88%) Validation
7 2 (4.88%) Migration
7 2 (4.88%) Coaching
7 2 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.88%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.88%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (63.41%) JavaScript
2 14 (34.15%) SQL
3 12 (29.27%) Python
4 6 (14.63%) Java
4 6 (14.63%) IronPython
5 5 (12.20%) T-SQL
6 3 (7.32%) C++
7 2 (4.88%) PHP
7 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.88%) VC++
7 2 (4.88%) Ruby
8 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.44%) Delphi
8 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
1 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
1 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.20%) Telerik
3 3 (7.32%) EPiServer
4 2 (4.88%) Nintex
4 2 (4.88%) VMware
4 2 (4.88%) Apple
5 1 (2.44%) ESRI
5 1 (2.44%) HP
5 1 (2.44%) Embarcadero
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle
5 1 (2.44%) Alterian
5 1 (2.44%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.44%) Ektron
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