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 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 29 13 16
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +3
Contract jobs citing C# 14 28 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 3.19% 8.14% 6.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.58% 32.56% 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 22 11
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£325 £313 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -10.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £440 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
- +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
C#
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
96 86 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 21.87% 25.00% 25.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 51 49
Average daily rate £350 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £454 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 2
Average hourly rate £20.06 £30.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.13% +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014, 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 29 (87.88%) .NET
2 19 (57.58%) SQL Server
3 16 (48.48%) JavaScript
3 16 (48.48%) SQL
3 16 (48.48%) ASP.NET
4 14 (42.42%) HTML
4 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
5 13 (39.39%) CSS
6 10 (30.30%) Finance
7 9 (27.27%) Visual Studio
8 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (18.18%) .NET Framework
9 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (18.18%) MySQL
9 6 (18.18%) CMS
9 6 (18.18%) HTML5
9 6 (18.18%) CSS3
10 5 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (15.15%) Ajax
10 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (15.15%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (15.15%) Sitecore
11 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (12.12%) jQuery
11 4 (12.12%) Content Management
11 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (12.12%) RDBMS
11 4 (12.12%) ADO.NET

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 (18.18%) CMS
2 5 (15.15%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (6.06%) IIS
4 1 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (57.58%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (18.18%) MySQL
4 5 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
5 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (12.12%) RDBMS
5 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (6.06%) OLAP
8 1 (3.03%) MS Access
8 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 1 (3.03%) Big Data
8 1 (3.03%) QlikView
8 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.09%) Selenium
2 3 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.06%) SoapUI
3 2 (6.06%) LoadRunner
3 2 (6.06%) JMeter
3 2 (6.06%) JIRA
4 1 (3.03%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Marketing
3 2 (6.06%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Back Office
4 1 (3.03%) Electronics
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.03%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Developer
2 13 (39.39%) Web Developer
3 10 (30.30%) .NET Developer
4 6 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (18.18%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Tester
6 2 (6.06%) C# Web Developer
6 2 (6.06%) C# Programmer
6 2 (6.06%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Programmer
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Lead Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Performance Tester
6 2 (6.06%) .NET Programmer
6 2 (6.06%) Web Programmer
7 1 (3.03%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (87.88%) .NET
2 16 (48.48%) ASP.NET
3 14 (42.42%) HTML
4 13 (39.39%) CSS
5 6 (18.18%) .NET Framework
5 6 (18.18%) HTML5
5 6 (18.18%) CSS3
6 5 (15.15%) Ajax
7 4 (12.12%) jQuery
7 4 (12.12%) ADO.NET
7 4 (12.12%) XML
7 4 (12.12%) LAMP
8 3 (9.09%) WCF
9 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (6.06%) Spring
9 2 (6.06%) SOAP
10 1 (3.03%) WinForms
10 1 (3.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (3.03%) MDX
10 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Open Source
2 1 (3.03%) DTV
2 1 (3.03%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
1 1 (3.03%) Android
1 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (12.12%) MVC
2 4 (12.12%) Content Management
3 3 (9.09%) Test Automation
3 3 (9.09%) Waterfall
3 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (9.09%) CRM
4 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
4 2 (6.06%) SOA
4 2 (6.06%) ETL
4 2 (6.06%) Scrum
4 2 (6.06%) Project Management
4 2 (6.06%) Change Management
4 2 (6.06%) Automated Testing
4 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.06%) Performance Testing
4 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
4 2 (6.06%) Test Management
4 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (6.06%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) JavaScript
1 16 (48.48%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
2 4 (12.12%) VB
3 3 (9.09%) Java
4 2 (6.06%) C++
4 2 (6.06%) Python
5 1 (3.03%) VB6
5 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
1 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) ISO 9002
2 1 (3.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) Sitecore
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) HP
3 2 (6.06%) Citrix
3 2 (6.06%) Capita
3 2 (6.06%) SAP
4 1 (3.03%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.03%) DevExpress
Swindon, Wiltshire
Next Ventures Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago