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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 1 1 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing C# 19 44 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 38.00% 53.01% 18.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 79.17% 88.00% 54.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 41 21
Median daily rate £350 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +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
24 50 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 48.00% 60.24% 34.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 46 33
Median daily rate £350 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 27 September 2016.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 17 (89.47%) .NET
2 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (78.95%) SQL Server
4 14 (73.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (63.16%) Scrum
6 11 (57.89%) Unit Testing
7 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
8 9 (47.37%) .NET Framework
8 9 (47.37%) Automated Testing
9 8 (42.11%) Pair Programming
9 8 (42.11%) Kanban
9 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
10 7 (36.84%) QA
10 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (36.84%) Line Management
10 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
11 6 (31.58%) MVC
11 6 (31.58%) TDD
11 6 (31.58%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (31.58%) NServiceBus
11 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (26.32%) SQL
12 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
13 4 (21.05%) Workflow
13 4 (21.05%) Windows
13 4 (21.05%) IIS
13 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
13 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
13 4 (21.05%) Git (software)

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 6 (31.58%) NServiceBus
2 4 (21.05%) IIS
2 4 (21.05%) K2 blackpearl
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (78.95%) SQL Server
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (73.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) C# Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Software Developer
4 5 (26.32%) .NET Developer
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Developer
6 3 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (15.79%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Analyst
7 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
8 1 (5.26%) .NET Programmer
8 1 (5.26%) Programmer
8 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
8 1 (5.26%) SQL Programmer
8 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
8 1 (5.26%) Web Analyst
8 1 (5.26%) Web Applications Analyst
8 1 (5.26%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) .NET
2 9 (47.37%) .NET Framework
3 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
4 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (21.05%) WF
5 4 (21.05%) WPF
6 2 (10.53%) CSS
6 2 (10.53%) HTML
7 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
7 1 (5.26%) Gherkin
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) Scrum
3 11 (57.89%) Unit Testing
4 9 (47.37%) Automated Testing
5 8 (42.11%) Kanban
5 8 (42.11%) Pair Programming
6 7 (36.84%) Line Management
7 6 (31.58%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (31.58%) MVC
7 6 (31.58%) TDD
8 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
9 4 (21.05%) Workflow
10 3 (15.79%) BDD
11 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
11 2 (10.53%) Web Development
12 1 (5.26%) Integration Testing
12 1 (5.26%) Manual Testing
12 1 (5.26%) Quality Management
12 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
2 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft