The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 30 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 14 23 11
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Contract jobs citing C# 30 12 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 7.41% 3.99% 9.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.54% 21.05% 38.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 30
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£375 £313 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -26.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £293 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £378 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.67% -2.85%
C#
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Programming Languages Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
74 57 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 18.27% 18.94% 23.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 45 63
Average daily rate £375 £325 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -20.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £289 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £518 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 8
Average hourly rate £22.69 £28.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.96% -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £16.40 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.38 £39.60 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

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

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 47 (95.92%) .NET
2 30 (61.22%) ASP.NET
3 26 (53.06%) JavaScript
4 22 (44.90%) Microsoft
5 20 (40.82%) SQL
5 20 (40.82%) SQL Server
6 17 (34.69%) Retail
7 16 (32.65%) Microsoft Azure
8 15 (30.61%) MVC
9 14 (28.57%) .NET Framework
10 13 (26.53%) E-Commerce
11 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (22.45%) VB.NET
12 11 (22.45%) jQuery
13 9 (18.37%) WCF
13 9 (18.37%) LINQ
13 9 (18.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 9 (18.37%) XML
13 9 (18.37%) Finance
14 8 (16.33%) CMS
14 8 (16.33%) Web Services
14 8 (16.33%) HTML
14 8 (16.33%) Java
14 8 (16.33%) Oracle
14 8 (16.33%) CSS
15 7 (14.29%) Windows
15 7 (14.29%) Scrum
15 7 (14.29%) TDD
15 7 (14.29%) Banking
15 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 8 (16.33%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (32.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (40.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (12.24%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.24%) Jenkins
3 5 (10.20%) Visual Studio
4 3 (6.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (6.12%) Hudson
5 2 (4.08%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.04%) Ant
6 1 (2.04%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.04%) Maven
General
1 17 (34.69%) Retail
2 9 (18.37%) Finance
3 7 (14.29%) Banking
4 6 (12.24%) Retail Banking
5 2 (4.08%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.04%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 31 (63.27%) Developer
2 12 (24.49%) .NET Developer
3 9 (18.37%) Consultant
4 7 (14.29%) Applications Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Software Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Architect
6 4 (8.16%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (6.12%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Process Designer
8 2 (4.08%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Designer
8 2 (4.08%) Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Test Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Process Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (95.92%) .NET
2 30 (61.22%) ASP.NET
3 14 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 11 (22.45%) jQuery
5 9 (18.37%) WCF
5 9 (18.37%) LINQ
5 9 (18.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 9 (18.37%) XML
6 8 (16.33%) Web Services
6 8 (16.33%) HTML
6 8 (16.33%) CSS
7 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (12.24%) JSON
8 6 (12.24%) Ajax
8 6 (12.24%) RESTful
8 6 (12.24%) LINQ to SQL
8 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 6 (12.24%) Sencha Touch
8 6 (12.24%) MSMQ
8 6 (12.24%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
1 3 (6.12%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.08%) User Experience
2 2 (4.08%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Windows
2 6 (12.24%) Android
2 6 (12.24%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.04%) Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) MVC
2 13 (26.53%) E-Commerce
3 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.29%) Scrum
4 7 (14.29%) TDD
5 6 (12.24%) Waterfall
5 6 (12.24%) BDD
5 6 (12.24%) Migration
5 6 (12.24%) OO
5 6 (12.24%) OOD
5 6 (12.24%) Android Development
5 6 (12.24%) iOS Development
6 5 (10.20%) Unit Testing
7 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.16%) SOA
7 4 (8.16%) B2C
7 4 (8.16%) DevOps
8 3 (6.12%) ITIL V3
8 3 (6.12%) ITIL
8 3 (6.12%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (53.06%) JavaScript
2 20 (40.82%) SQL
3 11 (22.45%) VB.NET
4 8 (16.33%) Java
5 3 (6.12%) VB
6 2 (4.08%) VB6
6 2 (4.08%) C++
7 1 (2.04%) C
7 1 (2.04%) VBA
7 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) ISEB
1 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) SLA
1 3 (6.12%) ISO 9001
1 3 (6.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.08%) WCAG
3 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Puppet
1 4 (8.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (44.90%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.33%) Oracle
3 6 (12.24%) Sencha
4 2 (4.08%) SAP