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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 21 29 14
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Contract jobs citing C# 23 18 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 6.44% 4.19% 9.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.38% 11.76% 40.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 17
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£355 £319 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.37% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £278 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £400 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
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Wiltshire

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
84 153 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 23.53% 35.58% 23.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 98 41
Average daily rate £365 £330 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.60% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 3
Average hourly rate £20.19 £40.50 £24.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.16% +62.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.06 £14.35 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £41.30 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 49 (92.45%) .NET
2 29 (54.72%) ASP.NET
3 26 (49.06%) JavaScript
4 22 (41.51%) Microsoft
4 22 (41.51%) Retail
5 21 (39.62%) Microsoft Azure
6 19 (35.85%) SQL
7 18 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (30.19%) jQuery
8 16 (30.19%) SQL Server
8 16 (30.19%) E-Commerce
8 16 (30.19%) MVC
9 15 (28.30%) Oracle
10 14 (26.42%) HTML
11 13 (24.53%) CSS
11 13 (24.53%) Ajax
12 12 (22.64%) .NET Framework
12 12 (22.64%) WCF
13 11 (20.75%) Entity Framework
14 10 (18.87%) TDD
14 10 (18.87%) Java
14 10 (18.87%) Finance
14 10 (18.87%) Scrum
15 9 (16.98%) SOAP
15 9 (16.98%) Windows
15 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET MVC
16 8 (15.09%) Team Foundation Server
16 8 (15.09%) LINQ
16 8 (15.09%) XML
17 7 (13.21%) OOD

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 6 (11.32%) CMS
2 3 (5.66%) IIS
3 2 (3.77%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (39.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) 3G
2 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.19%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (11.32%) Visual Studio
3 4 (7.55%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.66%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.77%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.89%) StyleCop
6 1 (1.89%) Hudson
6 1 (1.89%) Ant
6 1 (1.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.89%) Log4Net
6 1 (1.89%) Subversion
6 1 (1.89%) Maven
6 1 (1.89%) ReSharper
General
1 22 (41.51%) Retail
2 10 (18.87%) Finance
3 6 (11.32%) Banking
3 6 (11.32%) Retail Banking
4 2 (3.77%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (69.81%) Developer
2 19 (35.85%) .NET Developer
3 6 (11.32%) Architect
3 6 (11.32%) Web Developer
4 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (9.43%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (9.43%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) .NET Web Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Applications Developer
6 3 (5.66%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (5.66%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (5.66%) AWS Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Applications Support
7 2 (3.77%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (92.45%) .NET
2 29 (54.72%) ASP.NET
3 16 (30.19%) jQuery
4 14 (26.42%) HTML
5 13 (24.53%) Ajax
5 13 (24.53%) CSS
6 12 (22.64%) .NET Framework
6 12 (22.64%) WCF
7 11 (20.75%) Entity Framework
8 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (16.98%) SOAP
9 8 (15.09%) XML
9 8 (15.09%) LINQ
10 7 (13.21%) RESTful
10 7 (13.21%) MSMQ
10 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 7 (13.21%) LINQ to SQL
11 6 (11.32%) Sencha Touch
11 6 (11.32%) Apache Cordova
12 5 (9.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) User Experience
2 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.66%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.77%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (3.77%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.98%) Windows
2 6 (11.32%) Android
2 6 (11.32%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (30.19%) E-Commerce
2 16 (30.19%) MVC
3 10 (18.87%) TDD
3 10 (18.87%) Scrum
4 7 (13.21%) OOD
4 7 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (13.21%) Waterfall
4 7 (13.21%) BDD
5 6 (11.32%) Android Development
5 6 (11.32%) iOS Development
5 6 (11.32%) DevOps
5 6 (11.32%) OO
6 5 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (7.55%) Web Development
7 4 (7.55%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (7.55%) Migration
8 3 (5.66%) SOA
8 3 (5.66%) Analytics
8 3 (5.66%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (49.06%) JavaScript
2 19 (35.85%) SQL
3 10 (18.87%) Java
4 6 (11.32%) C++
5 3 (5.66%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.77%) VB
6 2 (3.77%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.77%) ActionScript
6 2 (3.77%) VB6
6 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.89%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.89%) VBScript
7 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) ISEB
1 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) WCAG
2 1 (1.89%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.89%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Puppet
1 3 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.89%) WMI
Vendors
1 22 (41.51%) Microsoft
2 15 (28.30%) Oracle
3 6 (11.32%) Sencha
4 2 (3.77%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.77%) Apple
5 1 (1.89%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.89%) IBM