Period
to 14 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for C# skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C# over the 6 months to 14 October 2019 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.

C#
South West > Bristol
6 months to
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 10 11 10
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 +8
Contract jobs citing C# 218 228 210
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 11.39% 11.14% 11.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.01% 25.31% 28.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 172 152
Bristol median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £320 £281 £301
90th Percentile £575 £525 £462
South West median daily rate £425 £395 £360
% change year-on-year +7.59% +9.72% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 1
Bristol median hourly rate £50.00 £41.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.95% -25.45% -
10th Percentile £42.00 £39.03 £32.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £69.25 £77.50
South West median hourly rate £48.00 £41.85 £40.50
% change year-on-year +14.71% +3.32% +4.52%

C# is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 807 901 746
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 42.16% 44.02% 39.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 541 627 488
Bristol median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £279 £270
90th Percentile £575 £525 £491
South West median daily rate £438 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 24 18
Bristol median hourly rate £42.00 £42.25 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.59% -0.59% +14.86%
10th Percentile £17.50 £35.08 £13.79
90th Percentile £52.50 £49.63 £52.80
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing C# as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Bristol

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Bristol

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Bristol over the 6 months to 14 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Bristol

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Bristol

For the 6 months to 14 October 2019, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for C#.

1 152 (69.72%) .NET
2 102 (46.79%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (39.45%) JavaScript
4 65 (29.82%) CSS
5 60 (27.52%) SQL Server
5 60 (27.52%) Scrum
6 57 (26.15%) SQL
7 55 (25.23%) Microsoft
8 53 (24.31%) Security Cleared
9 48 (22.02%) ASP.NET
10 47 (21.56%) Git (software)
11 46 (21.10%) .NET Core
12 44 (20.18%) TypeScript
13 43 (19.72%) Software Engineering
14 42 (19.27%) Java
15 41 (18.81%) Microservices
15 41 (18.81%) SC Cleared
16 38 (17.43%) C++
17 37 (16.97%) Web Services
17 37 (16.97%) Azure
17 37 (16.97%) Docker
17 37 (16.97%) Redux
18 36 (16.51%) Visual Studio Team System
19 35 (16.06%) MVC
20 32 (14.68%) HTML
21 31 (14.22%) Linux
22 30 (13.76%) Visual Studio
22 30 (13.76%) React
23 29 (13.30%) NetBeans
24 26 (11.93%) .NET Framework

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 8 (3.67%) Umbraco
2 4 (1.83%) CMS
3 3 (1.38%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (0.92%) EPiServer
4 2 (0.92%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.46%) Kentico
5 1 (0.46%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (6.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.75%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 37 (16.97%) Azure
2 21 (9.63%) Dynamics 365
3 9 (4.13%) Azure Functions
3 9 (4.13%) Serverless
4 8 (3.67%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (3.21%) AWS
6 5 (2.29%) Azure Stack
6 5 (2.29%) PaaS
7 2 (0.92%) npm
7 2 (0.92%) Power Platform
7 2 (0.92%) SaaS
8 1 (0.46%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.46%) IaaS
8 1 (0.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (9.63%) TCP/IP
2 16 (7.34%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.46%) HTTP
3 1 (0.46%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (27.52%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.38%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (0.92%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.92%) Power BI
6 1 (0.46%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.46%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.46%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.46%) SQL CLR
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 47 (21.56%) Git (software)
2 36 (16.51%) Visual Studio Team System
3 30 (13.76%) Visual Studio
4 29 (13.30%) NetBeans
5 15 (6.88%) Eclipse
6 11 (5.05%) Selenium
7 10 (4.59%) SpecFlow
8 6 (2.75%) Jenkins
8 6 (2.75%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (2.29%) Cucumber
10 4 (1.83%) Polyspace
10 4 (1.83%) VectorCAST
11 3 (1.38%) Subversion
12 2 (0.92%) git-flow
12 2 (0.92%) Jasmine
12 2 (0.92%) JMeter
12 2 (0.92%) Moq
12 2 (0.92%) NUnit
13 1 (0.46%) LoadRunner
13 1 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
General
1 25 (11.47%) Public Sector
2 15 (6.88%) Aerospace
2 15 (6.88%) Military
3 14 (6.42%) Finance
4 13 (5.96%) Electronics
4 13 (5.96%) Telecoms
5 12 (5.50%) Manufacturing
6 11 (5.05%) Marketing
7 4 (1.83%) Automotive
7 4 (1.83%) Avionics
7 4 (1.83%) Legal
8 1 (0.46%) Law
8 1 (0.46%) Retail
Job Titles
1 149 (68.35%) Developer
2 53 (24.31%) .NET Developer
3 39 (17.89%) C# Developer
4 21 (9.63%) Software Developer
4 21 (9.63%) Software Engineer
5 17 (7.80%) React Developer
6 16 (7.34%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (7.34%) C# Software Engineer
6 16 (7.34%) Java Engineer
7 15 (6.88%) C++ Software Engineer
7 15 (6.88%) Java Software Engineer
8 14 (6.42%) CRM Developer
8 14 (6.42%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 13 (5.96%) ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (5.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 12 (5.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (4.59%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 9 (4.13%) Azure Developer
12 9 (4.13%) Test Automation Engineer
12 9 (4.13%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (69.72%) .NET
2 65 (29.82%) CSS
3 48 (22.02%) ASP.NET
4 46 (21.10%) .NET Core
5 37 (16.97%) Redux
5 37 (16.97%) Web Services
6 32 (14.68%) HTML
7 30 (13.76%) React
8 26 (11.93%) .NET Framework
8 26 (11.93%) ASP.NET Web API
9 22 (10.09%) Sass
10 21 (9.63%) AngularJS
10 21 (9.63%) Entity Framework
11 18 (8.26%) ASP.NET MVC
12 17 (7.80%) Node.js
13 15 (6.88%) Qt
14 14 (6.42%) CORBA
15 13 (5.96%) ActiveX
15 13 (5.96%) DirectX
15 13 (5.96%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.96%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.13%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (0.92%) CUDA
3 2 (0.92%) Digital Media
3 2 (0.92%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (0.92%) Reference Data
3 2 (0.92%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (0.46%) 3D Printing
4 1 (0.46%) Arduino
4 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.46%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (14.22%) Linux
2 19 (8.72%) Windows
3 5 (2.29%) Android
3 5 (2.29%) Windows 10
4 3 (1.38%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.38%) Unix
5 2 (0.92%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (46.79%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (27.52%) Scrum
3 43 (19.72%) Software Engineering
4 41 (18.81%) Microservices
5 35 (16.06%) MVC
6 25 (11.47%) Test Automation
7 20 (9.17%) Web Development
8 18 (8.26%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (6.88%) Mathematics
10 14 (6.42%) CRM
11 13 (5.96%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (5.96%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (5.50%) SDLC
13 11 (5.05%) Digital Marketing
13 11 (5.05%) Programme Management
14 9 (4.13%) Continuous Deployment
14 9 (4.13%) TDD
14 9 (4.13%) Workflow
15 8 (3.67%) B2C
15 8 (3.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 86 (39.45%) JavaScript
2 57 (26.15%) SQL
3 44 (20.18%) TypeScript
4 42 (19.27%) Java
5 38 (17.43%) C++
6 13 (5.96%) GLSL
6 13 (5.96%) HLSL
6 13 (5.96%) T-SQL
7 8 (3.67%) Python
7 8 (3.67%) VB.NET
8 6 (2.75%) Ruby
8 6 (2.75%) VB
9 5 (2.29%) C
9 5 (2.29%) Scala
10 4 (1.83%) Ada
10 4 (1.83%) Assembly Language
11 3 (1.38%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.38%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.46%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.46%) R
Qualifications
1 53 (24.31%) Security Cleared
2 41 (18.81%) SC Cleared
3 26 (11.93%) Degree
4 3 (1.38%) HND
5 2 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.83%) IEC 61508
2 3 (1.38%) QA
3 1 (0.46%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.46%) GDPR
3 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (0.46%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (16.97%) Docker
2 9 (4.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (4.59%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.92%) Terraform
3 1 (0.46%) Ansible
Vendors
1 55 (25.23%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.50%) SAP
3 6 (2.75%) Oracle
4 3 (1.38%) Sitecore
5 2 (0.92%) Intapp
6 1 (0.46%) RedGate