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 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
South West / Bristol
Rank 15 25 27
Rank change year-on-year +10 +2  
Contract jobs citing C# 73 51 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 8.87% 5.64% 5.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.10% 16.83% 14.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 45 34
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £400 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
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 Bristol with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 316 303 310
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 38.40% 33.48% 36.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 205 232
Median daily rate £375 £363 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -5.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £291 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 5
Median hourly rate £42.50 £49.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.14% +23.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £31.00 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £42.38
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 Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Bristol

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Bristol

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 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 Bristol region with a requirement for C#.

1 124 (72.94%) .NET
2 78 (45.88%) JavaScript
3 76 (44.71%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (41.76%) MVC
5 69 (40.59%) ASP.NET
6 62 (36.47%) SQL Server
7 49 (28.82%) AngularJS
8 46 (27.06%) HTML
8 46 (27.06%) Microsoft
9 43 (25.29%) Finance
10 42 (24.71%) CSS
11 38 (22.35%) Scrum
12 37 (21.76%) ASP.NET MVC
13 33 (19.41%) ASP.NET Web API
14 32 (18.82%) Telecoms
15 30 (17.65%) TDD
16 28 (16.47%) SQL
17 26 (15.29%) Business Intelligence
17 26 (15.29%) Amazon AWS
18 24 (14.12%) Microsoft Azure
18 24 (14.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
18 24 (14.12%) Marketing
18 24 (14.12%) Digital Marketing
18 24 (14.12%) SharePoint
18 24 (14.12%) SAP
18 24 (14.12%) Manufacturing
18 24 (14.12%) Electronics
18 24 (14.12%) Programme Management
19 23 (13.53%) Java
20 22 (12.94%) jQuery

C#
Top Related 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 24 (14.12%) SharePoint
2 9 (5.29%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (1.76%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.76%) CMS
3 3 (1.76%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (1.76%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (1.76%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.18%) IIS
5 1 (0.59%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.59%) Kentico
5 1 (0.59%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (8.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (14.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 14 (8.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.59%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 26 (15.29%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (14.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (2.94%) GitHub
4 4 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.18%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.18%) Office 365
6 1 (0.59%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.18%) HTTP
1 2 (1.18%) Intranet
1 2 (1.18%) Modbus
2 1 (0.59%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (36.47%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.65%) Big Data
3 12 (7.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 12 (7.06%) MySQL
3 12 (7.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (5.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (4.71%) Oracle Database
7 7 (4.12%) Hadoop
7 7 (4.12%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.35%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.76%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.18%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.18%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.59%) PerformancePoint
11 1 (0.59%) PowerPivot
11 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (11.18%) Git (software)
2 18 (10.59%) Visual Studio
3 12 (7.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (6.47%) Selenium
5 9 (5.29%) Cucumber
5 9 (5.29%) WebDriver
6 8 (4.71%) SoapUI
7 5 (2.94%) Jenkins
8 4 (2.35%) GoCD
8 4 (2.35%) NUnit
8 4 (2.35%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.76%) JIRA
9 3 (1.76%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (1.18%) Subversion
11 1 (0.59%) JMeter
11 1 (0.59%) MSI
11 1 (0.59%) Robot Framework
11 1 (0.59%) Selenium IDE
11 1 (0.59%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 43 (25.29%) Finance
2 32 (18.82%) Telecoms
3 24 (14.12%) Electronics
3 24 (14.12%) Manufacturing
3 24 (14.12%) Marketing
4 9 (5.29%) Advertising
5 7 (4.12%) Banking
6 1 (0.59%) Games
6 1 (0.59%) Legal
6 1 (0.59%) Retail
6 1 (0.59%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 136 (80.00%) Developer
2 69 (40.59%) .NET Developer
3 64 (37.65%) C# Developer
4 29 (17.06%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (12.94%) Senior Developer
6 17 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 17 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
7 16 (9.41%) Senior .NET Developer
8 15 (8.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (8.24%) Java Developer
9 14 (8.24%) JavaScript Developer
9 14 (8.24%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 12 (7.06%) AWS Developer
10 12 (7.06%) Sitecore Developer
10 12 (7.06%) Software Developer
11 11 (6.47%) Angular Developer
12 10 (5.88%) Azure Developer
12 10 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
12 10 (5.88%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (5.88%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (72.94%) .NET
2 69 (40.59%) ASP.NET
3 49 (28.82%) AngularJS
4 46 (27.06%) HTML
5 42 (24.71%) CSS
6 37 (21.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 33 (19.41%) ASP.NET Web API
8 22 (12.94%) jQuery
9 20 (11.76%) WCF
10 19 (11.18%) .NET Framework
11 18 (10.59%) SOAP
12 16 (9.41%) REST
13 15 (8.82%) HTML5
13 15 (8.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 14 (8.24%) JSON
14 14 (8.24%) WPF
14 14 (8.24%) XML
15 12 (7.06%) Ajax
15 12 (7.06%) Entity Framework
16 10 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.65%) User Experience
2 10 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 7 (4.12%) Algorithms
4 6 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.94%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.76%) Blog
6 3 (1.76%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.18%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.59%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.59%) Animation
8 1 (0.59%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.59%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.59%) iPad
8 1 (0.59%) iPhone
8 1 (0.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.88%) Windows
2 5 (2.94%) Android
2 5 (2.94%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.35%) Linux
3 4 (2.35%) Unix
4 1 (0.59%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.59%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (44.71%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (41.76%) MVC
3 38 (22.35%) Scrum
4 30 (17.65%) TDD
5 26 (15.29%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (14.12%) Digital Marketing
6 24 (14.12%) Programme Management
7 17 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 16 (9.41%) BDD
9 15 (8.82%) CRM
10 13 (7.65%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (7.06%) High Availability
11 12 (7.06%) SDLC
11 12 (7.06%) Unit Testing
12 10 (5.88%) Front End Development
12 10 (5.88%) Microservices
12 10 (5.88%) OO
12 10 (5.88%) Software Engineering
12 10 (5.88%) Test Scripting
12 10 (5.88%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 78 (45.88%) JavaScript
2 28 (16.47%) SQL
3 23 (13.53%) Java
4 15 (8.82%) C++
5 11 (6.47%) T-SQL
6 10 (5.88%) Python
7 9 (5.29%) Apex Code
7 9 (5.29%) Scala
8 5 (2.94%) VB
8 5 (2.94%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.35%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.35%) Ruby
9 4 (2.35%) VB6
10 3 (1.76%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.18%) VBScript
12 1 (0.59%) C
12 1 (0.59%) Delphi
12 1 (0.59%) Groovy
12 1 (0.59%) PHP
12 1 (0.59%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (4.12%) SC Cleared
1 7 (4.12%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.35%) Degree
3 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.82%) QA
2 1 (0.59%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (2.35%) Docker
1 4 (2.35%) LXC
2 1 (0.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 46 (27.06%) Microsoft
2 24 (14.12%) SAP
3 13 (7.65%) Sitecore
4 12 (7.06%) Xamarin
5 9 (5.29%) Oracle
5 9 (5.29%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.18%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (1.18%) Telerik
7 1 (0.59%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.59%) VMware
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