Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 2018 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 12 18
Rank change year-on-year +1 +6 +15
Contract jobs citing C# 194 168 135
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 10.25% 10.82% 8.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.94% 27.86% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 129 113
Bristol median daily rate £360 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £293 £305 £290
90th Percentile £475 £510 £425
South West median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Bristol median hourly rate - £37.50 -
South West median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £42.25
% change year-on-year -2.50% -5.33% +10.46%

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 778 603 617
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 41.10% 38.83% 37.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 509 421 463
Bristol median daily rate £375 £360 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% -0.69% -3.33%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £269
90th Percentile £492 £530 £488
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 20 22
Bristol median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.90% +10.00% -25.33%
10th Percentile £13.68 £21.21 £13.00
90th Percentile £48.50 £50.44 £52.48
South West median hourly rate £39.00 £39.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year -1.27% -3.66% +17.14%

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 16 January 2018.

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 16 January 2018, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for C#.

1 154 (79.38%) .NET
2 104 (53.61%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (48.45%) MVC
4 76 (39.18%) ASP.NET
5 71 (36.60%) JavaScript
6 70 (36.08%) HTML
7 69 (35.57%) CSS
8 68 (35.05%) SQL Server
9 63 (32.47%) SQL
10 61 (31.44%) ASP.NET Web API
11 55 (28.35%) Finance
12 53 (27.32%) Scrum
13 52 (26.80%) AngularJS
14 48 (24.74%) ASP.NET MVC
15 44 (22.68%) jQuery
16 42 (21.65%) Microsoft
17 39 (20.10%) Business Intelligence
18 34 (17.53%) SOAP
18 34 (17.53%) Microsoft Azure
19 32 (16.49%) Marketing
20 31 (15.98%) Digital Marketing
20 31 (15.98%) BDD
20 31 (15.98%) SAP
20 31 (15.98%) Programme Management
20 31 (15.98%) Manufacturing
20 31 (15.98%) Electronics
20 31 (15.98%) Telecoms
21 30 (15.46%) REST
21 30 (15.46%) Test Automation
22 28 (14.43%) OO

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 17 (8.76%) Umbraco
2 15 (7.73%) CMS
3 9 (4.64%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (2.58%) IIS
5 4 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.52%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.52%) Kentico
6 1 (0.52%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (4.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (17.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (6.70%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.58%) GitHub
4 2 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.52%) Firebase
5 1 (0.52%) IaaS
5 1 (0.52%) npm
5 1 (0.52%) PaaS
5 1 (0.52%) SaaS
5 1 (0.52%) vREST
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.06%) SMS
2 3 (1.55%) Bluetooth
3 2 (1.03%) Extranet
3 2 (1.03%) Intranet
4 1 (0.52%) HTTP
4 1 (0.52%) Internet
4 1 (0.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (35.05%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.28%) Oracle Database
3 12 (6.19%) NoSQL
4 8 (4.12%) Power BI
5 7 (3.61%) MongoDB
5 7 (3.61%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.09%) Data Lake
6 6 (3.09%) HDInsight
6 6 (3.09%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.55%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.03%) MySQL
8 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.52%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.52%) Firebird
9 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (10.31%) Visual Studio
2 18 (9.28%) Git (software)
2 18 (9.28%) Selenium
3 14 (7.22%) WebDriver
4 13 (6.70%) Cucumber
5 12 (6.19%) SoapUI
5 12 (6.19%) SpecFlow
6 8 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (2.58%) Grunt
8 4 (2.06%) JIRA
8 4 (2.06%) NUnit
8 4 (2.06%) PostCSS
9 3 (1.55%) JUnit
9 3 (1.55%) Mockito
9 3 (1.55%) Moq
9 3 (1.55%) Subversion
9 3 (1.55%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.55%) webpack
10 2 (1.03%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 55 (28.35%) Finance
2 32 (16.49%) Marketing
3 31 (15.98%) Electronics
3 31 (15.98%) Manufacturing
3 31 (15.98%) Telecoms
4 9 (4.64%) Banking
5 1 (0.52%) Advertising
5 1 (0.52%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.52%) Games
5 1 (0.52%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 147 (75.77%) Developer
2 68 (35.05%) .NET Developer
3 43 (22.16%) C# Developer
4 23 (11.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (9.28%) Full Stack Developer
6 15 (7.73%) ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (7.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (7.22%) Umbraco Developer
8 13 (6.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 13 (6.70%) Tester
9 12 (6.19%) Analyst
9 12 (6.19%) Software Developer
10 11 (5.67%) .NET Software Developer
10 11 (5.67%) Agile C# Developer
10 11 (5.67%) Agile Developer
10 11 (5.67%) C# Software Developer
10 11 (5.67%) QA Tester
10 11 (5.67%) Senior Developer
11 10 (5.15%) Agile .NET Developer
11 10 (5.15%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (79.38%) .NET
2 76 (39.18%) ASP.NET
3 70 (36.08%) HTML
4 69 (35.57%) CSS
5 61 (31.44%) ASP.NET Web API
6 52 (26.80%) AngularJS
7 48 (24.74%) ASP.NET MVC
8 44 (22.68%) jQuery
9 34 (17.53%) SOAP
10 30 (15.46%) REST
11 25 (12.89%) .NET Framework
11 25 (12.89%) JSON
12 22 (11.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 18 (9.28%) Entity Framework
14 13 (6.70%) HTML5
15 11 (5.67%) WPF
16 9 (4.64%) WCF
17 8 (4.12%) CSS3
17 8 (4.12%) Sass
18 7 (3.61%) React
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.82%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (4.12%) User Experience
3 7 (3.61%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.09%) Data Structures
4 6 (3.09%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.58%) Blog
5 5 (2.58%) Public Cloud
6 4 (2.06%) Robotics
7 3 (1.55%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.55%) iPad
8 1 (0.52%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.52%) EPoS
8 1 (0.52%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.52%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.52%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.64%) Windows
2 3 (1.55%) Android
2 3 (1.55%) Apple iOS
2 3 (1.55%) Unix
3 2 (1.03%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.52%) Linux
4 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (53.61%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (48.45%) MVC
3 53 (27.32%) Scrum
4 39 (20.10%) Business Intelligence
5 31 (15.98%) BDD
5 31 (15.98%) Digital Marketing
5 31 (15.98%) Programme Management
6 30 (15.46%) Test Automation
7 28 (14.43%) OO
8 25 (12.89%) OOD
9 23 (11.86%) TDD
10 19 (9.79%) Software Engineering
11 17 (8.76%) Unit Testing
12 15 (7.73%) SDLC
13 14 (7.22%) Test Scripting
14 13 (6.70%) Microservices
15 11 (5.67%) Compatibility Testing
15 11 (5.67%) CRM
15 11 (5.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
16 10 (5.15%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 71 (36.60%) JavaScript
2 63 (32.47%) SQL
3 20 (10.31%) Java
4 11 (5.67%) T-SQL
5 10 (5.15%) Apex Code
5 10 (5.15%) Python
6 8 (4.12%) VB.NET
7 6 (3.09%) VBA
8 5 (2.58%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.06%) C++
9 4 (2.06%) Perl
10 3 (1.55%) C
11 2 (1.03%) Delphi
11 2 (1.03%) Ruby
11 2 (1.03%) Scala
12 1 (0.52%) ES7
12 1 (0.52%) Go
12 1 (0.52%) PHP
12 1 (0.52%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (3.61%) Degree
2 3 (1.55%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.55%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.03%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.52%) ISEB
4 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.28%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 42 (21.65%) Microsoft
2 31 (15.98%) SAP
3 23 (11.86%) Oracle
4 12 (6.19%) Blue Prism
4 12 (6.19%) Sitecore
5 10 (5.15%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (3.09%) MuleSoft
6 6 (3.09%) Tableau
6 6 (3.09%) Talend
7 4 (2.06%) Cognos
7 4 (2.06%) Xamarin