The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 2 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing C# 23 42 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 36.51% 38.53% 34.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 85.19% 66.67% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 42 35
Median daily rate £325 £375 £326
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £303 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
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 Taunton region.

Programming Languages Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
27 63 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 42.86% 57.80% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 62 56
Median daily rate £310 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.33% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Taunton region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Taunton region with a requirement for C#.

1 36 (90.00%) .NET
2 35 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (70.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 26 (65.00%) Scrum
5 25 (62.50%) SQL Server
6 19 (47.50%) Automated Testing
6 19 (47.50%) Security Cleared
7 17 (42.50%) Kanban
8 15 (37.50%) SC Cleared
8 15 (37.50%) Unit Testing
8 15 (37.50%) .NET Framework
8 15 (37.50%) BDD
9 13 (32.50%) QA
10 12 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (27.50%) TDD
11 11 (27.50%) Pair Programming
12 10 (25.00%) Software Engineering
12 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
12 10 (25.00%) SpecFlow
12 10 (25.00%) Line Management
13 9 (22.50%) Visual Studio
14 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET
14 8 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
14 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
15 7 (17.50%) Manual Testing
15 7 (17.50%) NServiceBus
15 7 (17.50%) SQL
15 7 (17.50%) Gherkin
16 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
16 6 (15.00%) Cucumber

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton 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 7 (17.50%) NServiceBus
2 5 (12.50%) IIS
2 5 (12.50%) K2 blackpearl
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 12 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 28 (70.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (25.00%) SpecFlow
3 9 (22.50%) Visual Studio
4 6 (15.00%) Cucumber
4 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (7.50%) Selenium
6 1 (2.50%) NUnit
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (60.00%) Developer
2 11 (27.50%) C# Developer
3 8 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Software Developer
5 5 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Test Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (7.50%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Tester
7 3 (7.50%) Web Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Web Applications Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Web Test Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Developer in Test
8 2 (5.00%) Manual Test Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) WPF Developer
9 1 (2.50%) SQL Programmer
9 1 (2.50%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (90.00%) .NET
2 15 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (17.50%) Gherkin
5 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (15.00%) WPF
6 5 (12.50%) WF
7 4 (10.00%) CSS
7 4 (10.00%) HTML
8 2 (5.00%) Entity Framework
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (65.00%) Scrum
3 19 (47.50%) Automated Testing
4 17 (42.50%) Kanban
5 15 (37.50%) BDD
5 15 (37.50%) Unit Testing
6 11 (27.50%) Pair Programming
6 11 (27.50%) TDD
7 10 (25.00%) Line Management
7 10 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 8 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (17.50%) Manual Testing
10 6 (15.00%) MVC
11 5 (12.50%) Software Testing
11 5 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (12.50%) Workflow
12 4 (10.00%) Integration Testing
12 4 (10.00%) Web Development
13 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (7.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (47.50%) Security Cleared
2 15 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (32.50%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft