Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 17 10 12
Rank change year-on-year -7 +2 +6
Contract jobs citing C# 194 188 163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 9.20% 9.91% 10.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.09% 24.26% 27.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 131 122
Bristol median daily rate £400 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £316 £285 £305
90th Percentile £530 £475 £506
South West median daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 2
Bristol median hourly rate £47.50 - £37.50
10th Percentile £36.88 - £36.25
90th Percentile £69.38 - £38.75
South West median hourly rate £43.25 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +10.90% -2.50% -5.88%

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 920 775 594
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 43.62% 40.83% 38.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 673 506 413
Bristol median daily rate £425 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +4.17% -0.69%
10th Percentile £308 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £493 £529
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £370
% change year-on-year +6.25% +8.25% -1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 16 20
Bristol median hourly rate £45.00 £38.00 £40.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.42% -5.59% +15.00%
10th Percentile £35.41 £13.56 £21.21
90th Percentile £64.75 £48.75 £52.20
South West median hourly rate £43.00 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +10.26% -2.50% -3.61%

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 19 January 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

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Bristol over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for C# in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 January 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#.

1 154 (79.38%) .NET
2 105 (54.12%) JavaScript
3 99 (51.03%) SQL
4 96 (49.48%) SQL Server
5 93 (47.94%) ASP.NET
6 92 (47.42%) Agile Software Development
7 86 (44.33%) HTML
8 72 (37.11%) MVC
9 68 (35.05%) CSS
10 67 (34.54%) Microsoft
11 62 (31.96%) ASP.NET Web API
12 58 (29.90%) Finance
13 43 (22.16%) Business Intelligence
14 42 (21.65%) SAP
14 42 (21.65%) Electronics
14 42 (21.65%) Telecoms
14 42 (21.65%) Manufacturing
14 42 (21.65%) Programme Management
14 42 (21.65%) Marketing
14 42 (21.65%) Digital Marketing
14 42 (21.65%) Git (software)
15 38 (19.59%) Scrum
15 38 (19.59%) Team Foundation Server
16 36 (18.56%) Microsoft Azure
16 36 (18.56%) ASP.NET MVC
17 35 (18.04%) Test Automation
18 34 (17.53%) .NET Framework
19 32 (16.49%) jQuery
19 32 (16.49%) AngularJS
19 32 (16.49%) Problem-Solving

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 7 (3.61%) Umbraco
2 4 (2.06%) CMS
2 4 (2.06%) IIS
3 2 (1.03%) Confluence
3 2 (1.03%) Drupal
3 2 (1.03%) EPiServer
3 2 (1.03%) Joomla!
3 2 (1.03%) SAS
3 2 (1.03%) WordPress
4 1 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (13.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.03%) Shopify
3 1 (0.52%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.52%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (18.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (6.70%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.58%) Dynamics 365
3 5 (2.58%) npm
3 5 (2.58%) NuGet
4 3 (1.55%) Serverless
5 2 (1.03%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.03%) Azure Functions
6 1 (0.52%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.52%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.52%) Google Play
6 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.64%) HTTP
2 2 (1.03%) IPsec
3 1 (0.52%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.52%) Extranet
3 1 (0.52%) Firewall
3 1 (0.52%) Internet
3 1 (0.52%) Intranet
3 1 (0.52%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (49.48%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.09%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.55%) MS Access
4 3 (1.55%) SSDT
5 2 (1.03%) MySQL
6 1 (0.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.52%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.52%) Power BI
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 42 (21.65%) Git (software)
2 38 (19.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (12.37%) Selenium
4 23 (11.86%) Visual Studio
5 16 (8.25%) SpecFlow
6 15 (7.73%) Visual Studio Team System
7 12 (6.19%) Cucumber
8 11 (5.67%) JUnit
8 11 (5.67%) NUnit
9 9 (4.64%) Visual Studio Coded UI
10 7 (3.61%) JMeter
10 7 (3.61%) XMLUnit
11 5 (2.58%) Moq
11 5 (2.58%) xUnit.net
12 4 (2.06%) SoapUI
12 4 (2.06%) WebDriver
13 3 (1.55%) Jenkins
13 3 (1.55%) LoadRunner
13 3 (1.55%) TeamCity
13 3 (1.55%) TestComplete
General
1 58 (29.90%) Finance
2 42 (21.65%) Electronics
2 42 (21.65%) Manufacturing
2 42 (21.65%) Marketing
2 42 (21.65%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.58%) Advertising
4 3 (1.55%) Aerospace
4 3 (1.55%) Back Office
4 3 (1.55%) Law
5 1 (0.52%) Avionics
5 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 150 (77.32%) Developer
2 88 (45.36%) .NET Developer
3 40 (20.62%) C# Developer
4 28 (14.43%) Senior Developer
5 27 (13.92%) C# .NET Developer
6 26 (13.40%) CRM Developer
7 25 (12.89%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 24 (12.37%) Analyst
8 24 (12.37%) Senior .NET Developer
9 23 (11.86%) Microsoft Developer
10 22 (11.34%) Software Developer
11 16 (8.25%) .NET Software Developer
12 13 (6.70%) ASP.NET Developer
12 13 (6.70%) C# Software Developer
13 11 (5.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 11 (5.67%) Lead Developer
14 9 (4.64%) Technical Analyst
15 7 (3.61%) Test Analyst
15 7 (3.61%) Web Developer
16 6 (3.09%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (79.38%) .NET
2 93 (47.94%) ASP.NET
3 86 (44.33%) HTML
4 68 (35.05%) CSS
5 62 (31.96%) ASP.NET Web API
6 36 (18.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 34 (17.53%) .NET Framework
8 32 (16.49%) AngularJS
8 32 (16.49%) jQuery
9 25 (12.89%) SOAP
10 20 (10.31%) React
10 20 (10.31%) REST
11 17 (8.76%) Node.js
11 17 (8.76%) Web Services
12 16 (8.25%) .NET Core
12 16 (8.25%) Entity Framework
12 16 (8.25%) XML
13 15 (7.73%) Gherkin
14 12 (6.19%) JSON
14 12 (6.19%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.98%) Greenfield Project
2 27 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (8.76%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.03%) Robotics
4 2 (1.03%) User Experience
5 1 (0.52%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.52%) Fintech
5 1 (0.52%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.52%) iPad
5 1 (0.52%) iPhone
5 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.12%) Windows
2 3 (1.55%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.03%) Android
3 2 (1.03%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.03%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.52%) Linux
4 1 (0.52%) Solaris
4 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (47.42%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (37.11%) MVC
3 43 (22.16%) Business Intelligence
4 42 (21.65%) Digital Marketing
4 42 (21.65%) Programme Management
5 38 (19.59%) Scrum
6 35 (18.04%) Test Automation
7 32 (16.49%) Problem-Solving
8 28 (14.43%) Unit Testing
9 27 (13.92%) CRM
10 22 (11.34%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (11.34%) TDD
11 16 (8.25%) Web Development
12 13 (6.70%) Dependency Injection
12 13 (6.70%) OO
13 12 (6.19%) DevOps
14 11 (5.67%) Software Engineering
15 10 (5.15%) Computer Science
15 10 (5.15%) Microservices
16 9 (4.64%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 105 (54.12%) JavaScript
2 99 (51.03%) SQL
3 27 (13.92%) PowerShell
4 15 (7.73%) T-SQL
5 10 (5.15%) C++
6 8 (4.12%) TypeScript
7 6 (3.09%) Python
7 6 (3.09%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.55%) C
8 3 (1.55%) Java
8 3 (1.55%) PHP
8 3 (1.55%) VBA
9 2 (1.03%) PHP 7
10 1 (0.52%) Ada
10 1 (0.52%) Ada 95
10 1 (0.52%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.52%) Rust
Qualifications
1 17 (8.76%) Degree
2 10 (5.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (4.64%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.09%) ISTQB
4 6 (3.09%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.55%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.52%) ISEB
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.61%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (2.58%) Docker
2 2 (1.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.58%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 67 (34.54%) Microsoft
2 42 (21.65%) SAP
3 29 (14.95%) Oracle
4 2 (1.03%) Cadence
4 2 (1.03%) Google
4 2 (1.03%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.03%) WooCommerce
5 1 (0.52%) Apple
5 1 (0.52%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.52%) Sage
5 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.52%) Xamarin