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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 7 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs citing C# 27 34 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 23.28% 15.18% 10.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 56.25% 45.95% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 26 5
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£320 £319 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.39% -1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £105 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £579 £339 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.62 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.48% -6.66%
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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
48 74 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 41.38% 33.04% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 61 10
Average daily rate £328 £328 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.15% +0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £174 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £375 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £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 22 May 2015.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 62 (98.41%) .NET
2 45 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (46.03%) .NET Framework
3 29 (46.03%) Security Cleared
4 28 (44.44%) Unit Testing
5 26 (41.27%) SQL
6 24 (38.10%) Microsoft
6 24 (38.10%) SC Cleared
7 23 (36.51%) SQL Server
7 23 (36.51%) ASP.NET
8 18 (28.57%) Scrum
9 17 (26.98%) VB
10 15 (23.81%) VB.NET
10 15 (23.81%) Workflow
11 13 (20.63%) Manufacturing
11 13 (20.63%) ITIL
11 13 (20.63%) PRINCE2
11 13 (20.63%) ISEB
11 13 (20.63%) SOA
11 13 (20.63%) ISO 9000
11 13 (20.63%) Change Control
12 12 (19.05%) Web Services
12 12 (19.05%) GIS
12 12 (19.05%) CRM
12 12 (19.05%) UML
12 12 (19.05%) Information Security
12 12 (19.05%) Retail
12 12 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 11 (17.46%) Content Management
13 11 (17.46%) WPF

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (17.46%) CMS
2 8 (12.70%) K2 blackpearl
3 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.59%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (36.51%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (17.46%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (20.63%) Manufacturing
2 12 (19.05%) Retail
3 11 (17.46%) Back Office
4 2 (3.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 47 (74.60%) Developer
2 35 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 15 (23.81%) SQL Developer
4 13 (20.63%) Solutions Architect
4 13 (20.63%) Architect
5 9 (14.29%) Database Developer
6 3 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (4.76%) .NET Team Leader
6 3 (4.76%) Team Leader
6 3 (4.76%) C# Developer
6 3 (4.76%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (3.17%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Agile .NET Developer
7 2 (3.17%) AWS Developer
8 1 (1.59%) WPF Developer
8 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Developer
8 1 (1.59%) SQL Database Developer
8 1 (1.59%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (98.41%) .NET
2 29 (46.03%) .NET Framework
3 23 (36.51%) ASP.NET
4 12 (19.05%) Web Services
5 11 (17.46%) WPF
6 9 (14.29%) Entity Framework
7 7 (11.11%) WF
7 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (7.94%) WCF
9 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (1.59%) JSP
10 1 (1.59%) Silverlight
10 1 (1.59%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) GIS
2 11 (17.46%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (44.44%) Unit Testing
3 18 (28.57%) Scrum
4 15 (23.81%) Workflow
5 13 (20.63%) ITIL
5 13 (20.63%) PRINCE2
5 13 (20.63%) SOA
5 13 (20.63%) Change Control
6 12 (19.05%) CRM
6 12 (19.05%) UML
6 12 (19.05%) Information Security
7 11 (17.46%) Content Management
8 8 (12.70%) Test Scripting
8 8 (12.70%) MVC
9 6 (9.52%) BDD
10 4 (6.35%) Web Accessibility
11 3 (4.76%) Automated Testing
12 2 (3.17%) Web Development
12 2 (3.17%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (3.17%) OO
Programming Languages
1 26 (41.27%) SQL
2 17 (26.98%) VB
3 15 (23.81%) VB.NET
4 4 (6.35%) Java
4 4 (6.35%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.35%) Scala
5 3 (4.76%) Perl
5 3 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (46.03%) Security Cleared
2 24 (38.10%) SC Cleared
3 13 (20.63%) ISEB
4 6 (9.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.63%) ISO 9000
2 12 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.59%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.59%) ISO 14001
3 1 (1.59%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 24 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 11 (17.46%) SAP
3 6 (9.52%) Oracle
4 1 (1.59%) ESRI
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