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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 7 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing C# 31 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 19.02% 28.57% 33.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 69.57% 81.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 13 6
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£330 £325 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% +6.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £301 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
+0.76% +2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
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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
62 23 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 38.04% 41.07% 41.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 17 6
Average daily rate £341 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £299 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.30 -
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 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 29 August 2014.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 66 (90.41%) SQL
1 66 (90.41%) Scrum
2 58 (79.45%) Security Cleared
3 57 (78.08%) SC Cleared
3 57 (78.08%) .NET
4 47 (64.38%) Unit Testing
5 42 (57.53%) ASP.NET
6 35 (47.95%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (32.88%) Team Foundation Server
8 23 (31.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 23 (31.51%) T-SQL
9 18 (24.66%) MVC
9 18 (24.66%) TDD
10 17 (23.29%) .NET Framework
10 17 (23.29%) Code Coverage
10 17 (23.29%) SOA
10 17 (23.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 16 (21.92%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (21.92%) Back Office
12 15 (20.55%) SQL Server
12 15 (20.55%) K2 blackpearl
13 14 (19.18%) Automated Testing
14 13 (17.81%) Visual Studio
14 13 (17.81%) Microsoft
15 12 (16.44%) SpecFlow
15 12 (16.44%) BDD
16 11 (15.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 11 (15.07%) ISEB
16 11 (15.07%) Software Testing
16 11 (15.07%) ISTQB

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 15 (20.55%) K2 blackpearl
2 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.48%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (32.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (17.81%) Visual Studio
3 12 (16.44%) SpecFlow
4 6 (8.22%) Selenium
General
1 16 (21.92%) Back Office
2 2 (2.74%) Finance
3 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (82.19%) Developer
2 53 (72.60%) .NET Developer
3 29 (39.73%) SQL Developer
4 8 (10.96%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (10.96%) C# Developer
5 5 (6.85%) Test Team Leader
5 5 (6.85%) Team Leader
5 5 (6.85%) Analyst
5 5 (6.85%) Test Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) Graduate
6 4 (5.48%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Agile .NET Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (2.74%) Tester
8 2 (2.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (1.37%) Test Leader
9 1 (1.37%) Agile Test Analyst
9 1 (1.37%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (78.08%) .NET
2 42 (57.53%) ASP.NET
3 35 (47.95%) ASP.NET MVC
4 23 (31.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 17 (23.29%) .NET Framework
5 17 (23.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 10 (13.70%) Gherkin
7 7 (9.59%) WCF
8 5 (6.85%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 5 (6.85%) Task Parallel Library
8 5 (6.85%) WPF
8 5 (6.85%) WF
8 5 (6.85%) HTML
8 5 (6.85%) CSS
9 4 (5.48%) XML
9 4 (5.48%) LINQ
9 4 (5.48%) jQuery
9 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (2.74%) LINQ to SQL
11 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.48%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (90.41%) Scrum
2 47 (64.38%) Unit Testing
3 18 (24.66%) MVC
3 18 (24.66%) TDD
4 17 (23.29%) Code Coverage
4 17 (23.29%) SOA
5 16 (21.92%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (19.18%) Automated Testing
7 12 (16.44%) BDD
8 11 (15.07%) Software Testing
9 6 (8.22%) Test Scripting
10 5 (6.85%) User Stories
11 4 (5.48%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (5.48%) Test Management
12 3 (4.11%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (4.11%) Project Management
13 2 (2.74%) Security Testing
13 2 (2.74%) Integration Testing
13 2 (2.74%) Test Automation
14 1 (1.37%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 66 (90.41%) SQL
2 23 (31.51%) T-SQL
3 8 (10.96%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.85%) C++
5 2 (2.74%) PHP
Qualifications
1 58 (79.45%) Security Cleared
2 57 (78.08%) SC Cleared
3 11 (15.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 11 (15.07%) ISEB
3 11 (15.07%) ISTQB
4 5 (6.85%) DV Cleared
5 4 (5.48%) Degree
6 1 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) ISO 14001
1 2 (2.74%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 13 (17.81%) Microsoft
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