The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 3 16 4
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Contract jobs citing C# 39 5 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 34.82% 4.95% 33.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 68.42% 21.74% 65.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 5 10
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£413 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.00% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £330 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £704 £369 £323
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 £35.00 £35.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- -4.10%
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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
57 23 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 50.89% 22.77% 50.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 17 16
Average daily rate £375 £360 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £327 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £400 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £23.00 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +37.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 March 2015.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 56 (90.32%) .NET
2 45 (72.58%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (61.29%) SQL
4 33 (53.23%) ASP.NET
5 31 (50.00%) Security Cleared
6 30 (48.39%) Unit Testing
7 27 (43.55%) SC Cleared
8 26 (41.94%) Scrum
9 23 (37.10%) Microsoft
10 20 (32.26%) SQL Server
10 20 (32.26%) .NET Framework
10 20 (32.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (30.65%) Team Foundation Server
11 19 (30.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 19 (30.65%) Automated Testing
11 19 (30.65%) T-SQL
12 14 (22.58%) VB
12 14 (22.58%) Visual Studio
12 14 (22.58%) ISEB
13 13 (20.97%) Code Coverage
13 13 (20.97%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (17.74%) Test Scripting
14 11 (17.74%) SOA
14 11 (17.74%) Web Services
14 11 (17.74%) VB.NET
15 10 (16.13%) ITIL
15 10 (16.13%) PRINCE2
15 10 (16.13%) ISO 9000
15 10 (16.13%) CRM
15 10 (16.13%) GIS

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 9 (14.52%) CMS
2 7 (11.29%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (32.26%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (30.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (22.58%) Visual Studio
3 4 (6.45%) SpecFlow
4 3 (4.84%) Selenium
4 3 (4.84%) Cucumber
General
1 10 (16.13%) Back Office
1 10 (16.13%) Manufacturing
1 10 (16.13%) Retail
2 3 (4.84%) Finance
Job Titles
1 46 (74.19%) Developer
2 35 (56.45%) .NET Developer
3 20 (32.26%) SQL Developer
4 10 (16.13%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (16.13%) Architect
5 9 (14.52%) Database Developer
6 5 (8.06%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (8.06%) C# Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Test Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Agile .NET Developer
9 1 (1.61%) Senior Test Engineer
9 1 (1.61%) Senior Security Analyst
9 1 (1.61%) SQL Database Developer
9 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Developer
9 1 (1.61%) Software Developer
9 1 (1.61%) Security Analyst
9 1 (1.61%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (90.32%) .NET
2 33 (53.23%) ASP.NET
3 20 (32.26%) .NET Framework
3 20 (32.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (30.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 11 (17.74%) Web Services
6 4 (6.45%) Gherkin
7 2 (3.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (1.61%) WCF
8 1 (1.61%) Silverlight
8 1 (1.61%) WinForms
8 1 (1.61%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) GIS
2 9 (14.52%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (72.58%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (48.39%) Unit Testing
3 26 (41.94%) Scrum
4 19 (30.65%) Automated Testing
5 13 (20.97%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (20.97%) Code Coverage
6 11 (17.74%) SOA
6 11 (17.74%) Test Scripting
7 10 (16.13%) CRM
7 10 (16.13%) ITIL
7 10 (16.13%) PRINCE2
7 10 (16.13%) Change Control
8 9 (14.52%) UML
8 9 (14.52%) Workflow
8 9 (14.52%) Information Security
8 9 (14.52%) Content Management
9 6 (9.68%) TDD
9 6 (9.68%) MVC
10 5 (8.06%) BDD
11 4 (6.45%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 38 (61.29%) SQL
2 19 (30.65%) T-SQL
3 14 (22.58%) VB
4 11 (17.74%) VB.NET
5 4 (6.45%) Scala
5 4 (6.45%) Java
6 3 (4.84%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 31 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 27 (43.55%) SC Cleared
3 14 (22.58%) ISEB
4 6 (9.68%) DV Cleared
5 3 (4.84%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.61%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.13%) ISO 9000
2 9 (14.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.61%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 23 (37.10%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.52%) SAP
3 5 (8.06%) Oracle
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