Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 10 15
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5 +1
Contract jobs citing C# 225 202 150
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 11.29% 11.39% 8.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.40% 29.15% 22.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 150 133
Bristol median daily rate £395 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £304 £313 £288
90th Percentile £528 £489 £488
South West median daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +0.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 0
Bristol median hourly rate £41.00 £55.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.45% - -
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year -5.56% +16.13% -4.32%

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 886 693 663
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 44.46% 39.06% 37.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 623 439 474
Bristol median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £281 £275 £263
90th Percentile £525 £521 £485
South West median daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 16 25
Bristol median hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.59% +2.41% +14.64%
10th Percentile £35.08 £13.56 £28.25
90th Percentile £49.63 £54.50 £51.40
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £43.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year -1.73% +8.13% +3.90%

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 18 September 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

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Bristol over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for C# in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, 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#.

1 175 (77.78%) .NET
2 122 (54.22%) SQL Server
3 108 (48.00%) JavaScript
3 108 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
4 106 (47.11%) MVC
5 105 (46.67%) HTML
5 105 (46.67%) ASP.NET
6 98 (43.56%) SQL
7 88 (39.11%) CSS
8 63 (28.00%) Finance
8 63 (28.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 57 (25.33%) .NET Framework
10 55 (24.44%) Microsoft
11 52 (23.11%) ASP.NET MVC
12 45 (20.00%) Scrum
13 44 (19.56%) Oracle
14 43 (19.11%) Microsoft Azure
14 43 (19.11%) Unit Testing
14 43 (19.11%) Problem-Solving
15 42 (18.67%) Test Automation
16 41 (18.22%) Git (software)
17 40 (17.78%) jQuery
18 38 (16.89%) Analytical Skills
19 37 (16.44%) Marketing
20 36 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
21 35 (15.56%) SAP
21 35 (15.56%) Programme Management
21 35 (15.56%) Manufacturing
21 35 (15.56%) Electronics
21 35 (15.56%) Telecoms

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 10 (4.44%) Umbraco
2 5 (2.22%) Kentico
3 4 (1.78%) CMS
4 3 (1.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.89%) Drupal
5 2 (0.89%) IIS
5 2 (0.89%) Joomla!
5 2 (0.89%) WordPress
6 1 (0.44%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.44%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (3.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.44%) CATIA
2 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.89%) Shopify
2 2 (0.89%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.44%) ENOVIA
3 1 (0.44%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 43 (19.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (7.56%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (5.78%) npm
3 13 (5.78%) NuGet
4 3 (1.33%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (10.22%) HTTP
2 2 (0.89%) Bluetooth
2 2 (0.89%) IPsec
2 2 (0.89%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.44%) Firewall
3 1 (0.44%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (54.22%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.44%) Oracle Database
3 7 (3.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (2.67%) Power BI
4 6 (2.67%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (1.33%) MS Access
6 2 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.89%) MySQL
6 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.44%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 41 (18.22%) Git (software)
2 32 (14.22%) Selenium
3 30 (13.33%) SpecFlow
4 25 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (7.11%) Cucumber
5 16 (7.11%) XMLUnit
6 14 (6.22%) NUnit
7 13 (5.78%) JUnit
7 13 (5.78%) Moq
7 13 (5.78%) xUnit.net
8 12 (5.33%) TeamCity
9 10 (4.44%) Visual Studio
10 7 (3.11%) Jenkins
11 6 (2.67%) CruiseControl
11 6 (2.67%) Hudson
11 6 (2.67%) Octopus Deploy
11 6 (2.67%) Visual Studio Team System
12 4 (1.78%) JMeter
13 2 (0.89%) JIRA
13 2 (0.89%) WebDriver
General
1 63 (28.00%) Finance
2 37 (16.44%) Marketing
3 35 (15.56%) Electronics
3 35 (15.56%) Manufacturing
3 35 (15.56%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.11%) Advertising
5 6 (2.67%) Back Office
6 3 (1.33%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.33%) Law
7 2 (0.89%) Banking
8 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 173 (76.89%) Developer
2 105 (46.67%) .NET Developer
3 44 (19.56%) C# Developer
4 31 (13.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 30 (13.33%) Senior Developer
6 28 (12.44%) Senior .NET Developer
7 23 (10.22%) ASP.NET Developer
8 22 (9.78%) Analyst
9 18 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (8.00%) Software Developer
10 17 (7.56%) CRM Developer
10 17 (7.56%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 16 (7.11%) .NET Software Developer
11 16 (7.11%) Microsoft Developer
12 12 (5.33%) Lead Developer
13 11 (4.89%) Automation Test Analyst
13 11 (4.89%) Test Analyst
14 10 (4.44%) SQL Developer
14 10 (4.44%) Web Developer
15 9 (4.00%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (77.78%) .NET
2 105 (46.67%) ASP.NET
2 105 (46.67%) HTML
3 88 (39.11%) CSS
4 63 (28.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 57 (25.33%) .NET Framework
6 52 (23.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 40 (17.78%) jQuery
8 29 (12.89%) AngularJS
8 29 (12.89%) Entity Framework
9 28 (12.44%) XML
10 26 (11.56%) JSON
11 20 (8.89%) Node.js
12 18 (8.00%) REST
12 18 (8.00%) SOAP
13 16 (7.11%) ASP.NET Core
14 15 (6.67%) Angular 2
14 15 (6.67%) Code First Entity Framework
14 15 (6.67%) Gherkin
14 15 (6.67%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 38 (16.89%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (12.89%) Self-Motivation
3 23 (10.22%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (4.00%) Fintech
5 4 (1.78%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.33%) iPad
6 3 (1.33%) iPhone
6 3 (1.33%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.89%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.44%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.44%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.44%) Renewable Energy
8 1 (0.44%) Robotics
8 1 (0.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.78%) Android
1 4 (1.78%) Apple iOS
1 4 (1.78%) Windows
2 3 (1.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (47.11%) MVC
3 45 (20.00%) Scrum
4 43 (19.11%) Problem-Solving
4 43 (19.11%) Unit Testing
5 42 (18.67%) Test Automation
6 36 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
7 35 (15.56%) Digital Marketing
7 35 (15.56%) Programme Management
8 34 (15.11%) Web Development
9 22 (9.78%) CRM
10 20 (8.89%) Microservices
11 18 (8.00%) OO
12 17 (7.56%) TDD
13 16 (7.11%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (7.11%) DevOps
14 15 (6.67%) Strategic Thinking
15 14 (6.22%) Dependency Injection
16 13 (5.78%) E-Commerce
17 12 (5.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 108 (48.00%) JavaScript
2 98 (43.56%) SQL
3 16 (7.11%) C++
3 16 (7.11%) PowerShell
4 15 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 10 (4.44%) VB.NET
6 9 (4.00%) Java
6 9 (4.00%) Python
7 7 (3.11%) TypeScript
8 6 (2.67%) PHP
9 3 (1.33%) Apple Swift
9 3 (1.33%) VBA
10 2 (0.89%) C
10 2 (0.89%) PHP 7
10 2 (0.89%) Rust
11 1 (0.44%) ES6
11 1 (0.44%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (6.67%) Degree
2 9 (4.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.56%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.78%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.33%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (4.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (4.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.89%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.44%) Ansible
Vendors
1 55 (24.44%) Microsoft
2 44 (19.56%) Oracle
3 35 (15.56%) SAP
4 6 (2.67%) Cadence
5 3 (1.33%) Apple
5 3 (1.33%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.89%) Capita
6 2 (0.89%) HP
6 2 (0.89%) WooCommerce
7 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com