The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 18 24 17
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing C# 11 19 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 4.93% 5.74% 8.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.97% 16.10% 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 23
Median daily rate £363 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £309 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £393 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £42.87 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +376.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
58 118 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 26.01% 35.65% 41.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 84 98
Median daily rate £325 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £293 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £425 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 7
Median hourly rate £39.00 £45.00 £24.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +85.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 September 2016.

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 26 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 Southampton region with a requirement for C#.

1 20 (76.92%) .NET
2 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
3 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 11 (42.31%) CSS
4 11 (42.31%) SQL
5 10 (38.46%) Windows
6 9 (34.62%) HTML
6 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
7 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
8 7 (26.92%) XML
8 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (26.92%) Visual Studio
8 7 (26.92%) HTML5
9 6 (23.08%) Java
9 6 (23.08%) VB.NET
10 5 (19.23%) CMS
10 5 (19.23%) MongoDB
10 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (19.23%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (19.23%) Sitecore
11 4 (15.38%) CSS3
11 4 (15.38%) MVC
11 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
12 3 (11.54%) C++
12 3 (11.54%) Web Services
12 3 (11.54%) OO
12 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
12 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
12 3 (11.54%) TDD
12 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 5 (19.23%) CMS
1 5 (19.23%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) DNS
1 1 (3.85%) Kerberos
1 1 (3.85%) Network Security
1 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) MongoDB
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (7.69%) HDInsight
3 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.85%) MySQL
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Visual Studio
2 3 (11.54%) Selenium
3 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.69%) SpecFlow
3 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (7.69%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.85%) GoogleTest
4 1 (3.85%) JIRA
4 1 (3.85%) JMeter
4 1 (3.85%) MSI
4 1 (3.85%) NUnit
4 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.85%) Subversion
4 1 (3.85%) WiX
General
1 1 (3.85%) Advertising
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Local Government
1 1 (3.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Sitecore Developer
4 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Automation Tester
5 2 (7.69%) Azure SQL DBA
5 2 (7.69%) DBA
5 2 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) SQL DBA
5 2 (7.69%) Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Developer
6 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (3.85%) C# WPF Developer
6 1 (3.85%) CRM Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Integration Developer
6 1 (3.85%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (76.92%) .NET
2 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (42.31%) CSS
4 9 (34.62%) HTML
5 7 (26.92%) HTML5
5 7 (26.92%) XML
6 4 (15.38%) CSS3
7 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
7 3 (11.54%) Web Services
8 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (7.69%) Entity Framework
8 2 (7.69%) jQuery
8 2 (7.69%) WinForms
9 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
9 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (3.85%) Breeze.js
9 1 (3.85%) Durandal
9 1 (3.85%) Kendo UI
9 1 (3.85%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Algorithms
1 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
1 2 (7.69%) Statistics
2 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.85%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Android
2 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.85%) CentOS
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (15.38%) MVC
3 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
3 3 (11.54%) OO
3 3 (11.54%) TDD
4 2 (7.69%) BDD
4 2 (7.69%) CRM
4 2 (7.69%) DevOps
4 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.69%) High Availability
4 2 (7.69%) Multithreading
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (7.69%) Scrum
4 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.69%) Software Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Use Case
5 1 (3.85%) Front End Development
5 1 (3.85%) Full Text Search
5 1 (3.85%) SDLC
5 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
3 6 (23.08%) Java
3 6 (23.08%) VB.NET
4 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 3 (11.54%) C++
6 2 (7.69%) Objective-C
6 2 (7.69%) PHP
6 2 (7.69%) VB
7 1 (3.85%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.85%) Perl
7 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) Sitecore
3 2 (7.69%) Apple
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) BMC
4 1 (3.85%) DevExpress
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.85%) Remedy