The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for C# skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C# over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 11 4 3
Rank change year-on-year -7 -1  
Contract jobs citing C# 3 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bolton 7.50% 18.75% 21.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.50% 42.86% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £400 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +9.21% +8.57%  

C# is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Bolton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 8 7 8
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 20.00% 43.75% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 5
Median daily rate £425 £340 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £289 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton citing C# as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Bolton

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Bolton

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# in Bolton.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Bolton

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 Bolton region with a requirement for C#.

1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) jQuery
3 6 (75.00%) Web Development
3 6 (75.00%) CMS
3 6 (75.00%) EPiServer
3 6 (75.00%) HTML5
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Content Management
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) WCF
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (12.50%) XML
6 1 (12.50%) XSD
6 1 (12.50%) XSL
6 1 (12.50%) OO
6 1 (12.50%) RAD
6 1 (12.50%) DSDM

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 (75.00%) CMS
1 6 (75.00%) EPiServer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) CMS Developer
3 3 (37.50%) EPiServer Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# WCF Developer
4 1 (12.50%) WCF Developer
4 1 (12.50%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) jQuery
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (75.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) WCF
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) XSD
5 1 (12.50%) XSL
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Web Development
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Content Management
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) DSDM
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) RAD
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL