Period
to 19 November 2017

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 November 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.

C#
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 14 16
Rank change year-on-year +5 +2 +23
Contract jobs citing C# 219 163 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 11.25% 9.50% 9.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.76% 25.23% 24.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 130 139
Bristol median daily rate £360 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% +10.77%
10th Percentile £300 £305 £288
90th Percentile £476 £494 £425
South West median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate £55.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £40.50 £39.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year +3.85% -4.88% +1.86%

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 789 646 656
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 40.52% 37.65% 37.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 461 528
Bristol median daily rate £375 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% -5.33% -
10th Percentile £275 £263 £274
90th Percentile £488 £500 £488
South West median daily rate £386 £363 £370
% change year-on-year +6.55% -2.03% +3.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 20 15
Bristol median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +5.56% -17.24%
10th Percentile £13.68 £25.74 £11.90
90th Percentile £53.65 £50.44 £60.10
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year +6.67% -4.46% +12.14%

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 19 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# in Bristol.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 November 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#.

1 176 (80.37%) .NET
2 111 (50.68%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (50.23%) MVC
4 96 (43.84%) ASP.NET
5 83 (37.90%) JavaScript
6 77 (35.16%) SQL Server
6 77 (35.16%) ASP.NET Web API
7 75 (34.25%) HTML
8 74 (33.79%) CSS
9 68 (31.05%) Finance
9 68 (31.05%) SQL
10 67 (30.59%) AngularJS
11 58 (26.48%) Microsoft
12 56 (25.57%) Scrum
13 54 (24.66%) ASP.NET MVC
14 50 (22.83%) Business Intelligence
15 49 (22.37%) Marketing
16 48 (21.92%) Digital Marketing
16 48 (21.92%) SAP
16 48 (21.92%) Programme Management
16 48 (21.92%) Manufacturing
16 48 (21.92%) Electronics
16 48 (21.92%) Telecoms
17 46 (21.00%) jQuery
18 43 (19.63%) SOAP
19 38 (17.35%) Greenfield Project
20 36 (16.44%) BDD
21 35 (15.98%) TDD
22 34 (15.53%) REST
23 33 (15.07%) JSON

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 12 (5.48%) CMS
1 12 (5.48%) Umbraco
2 9 (4.11%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (3.65%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (3.65%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.74%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.37%) IIS
6 1 (0.46%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.46%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (9.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (14.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (10.50%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.65%) GitHub
4 5 (2.28%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (2.28%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.46%) Firebase
5 1 (0.46%) IaaS
5 1 (0.46%) PaaS
5 1 (0.46%) SaaS
5 1 (0.46%) vREST
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.28%) SMS
2 3 (1.37%) Bluetooth
2 3 (1.37%) HTTP
3 2 (0.91%) Extranet
3 2 (0.91%) Intranet
4 1 (0.46%) Internet
4 1 (0.46%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (35.16%) SQL Server
2 24 (10.96%) Oracle Database
3 16 (7.31%) NoSQL
4 8 (3.65%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.20%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.74%) RDBMS
7 5 (2.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (1.83%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.37%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.91%) MySQL
10 2 (0.91%) Power BI
10 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.46%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.46%) Geospatial Data
11 1 (0.46%) Spatial Data
11 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 29 (13.24%) Visual Studio
2 19 (8.68%) Git (software)
2 19 (8.68%) Selenium
3 15 (6.85%) WebDriver
4 14 (6.39%) Cucumber
5 13 (5.94%) SpecFlow
6 12 (5.48%) SoapUI
7 8 (3.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (3.65%) TeamCity
8 6 (2.74%) NUnit
8 6 (2.74%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (1.83%) Grunt
9 4 (1.83%) Jenkins
9 4 (1.83%) Moq
9 4 (1.83%) PostCSS
10 3 (1.37%) JIRA
10 3 (1.37%) JUnit
10 3 (1.37%) Mockito
10 3 (1.37%) Subversion
10 3 (1.37%) webpack
General
1 68 (31.05%) Finance
2 49 (22.37%) Marketing
3 48 (21.92%) Electronics
3 48 (21.92%) Manufacturing
3 48 (21.92%) Telecoms
4 11 (5.02%) Banking
5 1 (0.46%) Advertising
5 1 (0.46%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.46%) Arabic Language
5 1 (0.46%) Games
5 1 (0.46%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 176 (80.37%) Developer
2 86 (39.27%) .NET Developer
3 71 (32.42%) C# Developer
4 35 (15.98%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (11.42%) ASP.NET Developer
5 25 (11.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 21 (9.59%) CRM Developer
7 19 (8.68%) Full Stack Developer
7 19 (8.68%) Software Developer
8 18 (8.22%) .NET Software Developer
8 18 (8.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 18 (8.22%) C# Software Developer
9 17 (7.76%) Agile C# Developer
9 17 (7.76%) Agile Developer
10 16 (7.31%) Agile .NET Developer
11 14 (6.39%) Tester
12 13 (5.94%) Senior Developer
13 11 (5.02%) QA Tester
14 10 (4.57%) Java Developer
14 10 (4.57%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (80.37%) .NET
2 96 (43.84%) ASP.NET
3 77 (35.16%) ASP.NET Web API
4 75 (34.25%) HTML
5 74 (33.79%) CSS
6 67 (30.59%) AngularJS
7 54 (24.66%) ASP.NET MVC
8 46 (21.00%) jQuery
9 43 (19.63%) SOAP
10 34 (15.53%) REST
11 33 (15.07%) JSON
11 33 (15.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 19 (8.68%) .NET Framework
13 17 (7.76%) HTML5
14 14 (6.39%) Entity Framework
15 12 (5.48%) WCF
16 11 (5.02%) CSS3
16 11 (5.02%) React
16 11 (5.02%) RESTful
16 11 (5.02%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 38 (17.35%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (4.57%) User Experience
3 8 (3.65%) Blog
3 8 (3.65%) Public Cloud
4 6 (2.74%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.74%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.28%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.83%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.37%) iPad
8 2 (0.91%) EPoS
8 2 (0.91%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.91%) Robotics
9 1 (0.46%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.46%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.46%) Renewable Energy
9 1 (0.46%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.48%) Windows
2 6 (2.74%) Unix
3 4 (1.83%) Linux
4 3 (1.37%) Android
4 3 (1.37%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.91%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.46%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (50.68%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (50.23%) MVC
3 56 (25.57%) Scrum
4 50 (22.83%) Business Intelligence
5 48 (21.92%) Digital Marketing
5 48 (21.92%) Programme Management
6 36 (16.44%) BDD
7 35 (15.98%) TDD
8 33 (15.07%) OO
9 31 (14.16%) OOD
10 29 (13.24%) Test Automation
11 23 (10.50%) CRM
12 20 (9.13%) Software Engineering
13 18 (8.22%) SDLC
13 18 (8.22%) Unit Testing
14 16 (7.31%) Microservices
15 15 (6.85%) Web Development
16 14 (6.39%) Test Scripting
17 12 (5.48%) E-Commerce
18 11 (5.02%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 83 (37.90%) JavaScript
2 68 (31.05%) SQL
3 22 (10.05%) Java
3 22 (10.05%) T-SQL
4 14 (6.39%) Python
5 13 (5.94%) PowerShell
6 9 (4.11%) Apex Code
7 8 (3.65%) Scala
8 6 (2.74%) C++
8 6 (2.74%) VB.NET
9 5 (2.28%) Ruby
9 5 (2.28%) VBA
10 4 (1.83%) C
10 4 (1.83%) Perl
11 3 (1.37%) Delphi
12 1 (0.46%) Go
12 1 (0.46%) PHP
12 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (2.74%) Degree
2 4 (1.83%) SC Cleared
2 4 (1.83%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.91%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.46%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.46%) ISEB
4 1 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.22%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.37%) Docker
1 3 (1.37%) LXC
Systems Management
1 4 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 58 (26.48%) Microsoft
2 48 (21.92%) SAP
3 29 (13.24%) Oracle
4 12 (5.48%) Sitecore
5 9 (4.11%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (2.74%) Blue Prism
7 3 (1.37%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.91%) Nintex