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 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 20 17
Rank change year-on-year +12 -3  
Contract jobs citing C# 93 54 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 11.22% 6.43% 8.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.19% 18.49% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 50 66
Median daily rate £400 £338 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.51% -6.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £286 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +2.85% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year +10.00% -1.96%  

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 308 292 357
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 37.15% 34.76% 38.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 203 296
Median daily rate £394 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 4
Median hourly rate £48.50 £39.00 £36.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.35% +7.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.85 £29.40 £34.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.10 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

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 June 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 25 June 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#.

1 134 (80.72%) .NET
2 80 (48.19%) MVC
3 78 (46.99%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (46.99%) ASP.NET
4 59 (35.54%) JavaScript
5 57 (34.34%) SQL Server
6 56 (33.73%) SQL
6 56 (33.73%) Finance
7 55 (33.13%) ASP.NET Web API
8 52 (31.33%) Microsoft
9 40 (24.10%) Scrum
9 40 (24.10%) Marketing
9 40 (24.10%) AngularJS
10 39 (23.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 39 (23.49%) Digital Marketing
10 39 (23.49%) Programme Management
10 39 (23.49%) Manufacturing
10 39 (23.49%) Electronics
10 39 (23.49%) Telecoms
10 39 (23.49%) Business Intelligence
10 39 (23.49%) SAP
11 34 (20.48%) Greenfield Project
12 33 (19.88%) HTML
13 32 (19.28%) ASP.NET MVC
14 31 (18.67%) CSS
15 27 (16.27%) CRM
16 26 (15.66%) T-SQL
16 26 (15.66%) Dynamics CRM
17 25 (15.06%) TDD
18 24 (14.46%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 21 (12.65%) SharePoint
2 11 (6.63%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (4.22%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (3.01%) IIS
5 3 (1.81%) CMS
5 3 (1.81%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.20%) Kentico
6 2 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.60%) EPiServer
Applications
1 3 (1.81%) InfoPath
2 2 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 39 (23.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 26 (15.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.84%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (8.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.22%) GitHub
4 6 (3.61%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.61%) HTTP
2 2 (1.20%) DNS
2 2 (1.20%) Intranet
2 2 (1.20%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (34.34%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.02%) Oracle Database
3 6 (3.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 6 (3.61%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.01%) Hadoop
4 5 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.41%) MySQL
5 4 (2.41%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.20%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.60%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (0.60%) Spatial Data
8 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (9.64%) Visual Studio
2 11 (6.63%) Git (software)
3 10 (6.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (4.82%) Selenium
4 8 (4.82%) TeamCity
5 6 (3.61%) Cucumber
5 6 (3.61%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (3.61%) WebDriver
6 5 (3.01%) SoapUI
7 4 (2.41%) Robot Framework
8 3 (1.81%) GoCD
8 3 (1.81%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.81%) Subversion
9 2 (1.20%) JIRA
9 2 (1.20%) NuGet
9 2 (1.20%) NUnit
9 2 (1.20%) Redmine
10 1 (0.60%) MSTest
10 1 (0.60%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.60%) WiX
General
1 56 (33.73%) Finance
2 40 (24.10%) Marketing
3 39 (23.49%) Electronics
3 39 (23.49%) Manufacturing
3 39 (23.49%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.82%) Banking
5 2 (1.20%) Advertising
5 2 (1.20%) Military
6 1 (0.60%) Arabic Language
6 1 (0.60%) Games
6 1 (0.60%) Retail
6 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 129 (77.71%) Developer
2 69 (41.57%) .NET Developer
3 58 (34.94%) C# Developer
4 26 (15.66%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (11.45%) CRM Developer
6 15 (9.04%) ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (9.04%) Senior Developer
7 14 (8.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (7.83%) SharePoint Developer
8 13 (7.83%) Software Developer
9 12 (7.23%) Senior .NET Developer
10 10 (6.02%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 10 (6.02%) C# Software Developer
10 10 (6.02%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 10 (6.02%) Senior C# Developer
11 9 (5.42%) .NET Software Developer
12 8 (4.82%) Full Stack Developer
12 8 (4.82%) Tester
13 7 (4.22%) Analyst
13 7 (4.22%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (80.72%) .NET
2 78 (46.99%) ASP.NET
3 55 (33.13%) ASP.NET Web API
4 40 (24.10%) AngularJS
5 33 (19.88%) HTML
6 32 (19.28%) ASP.NET MVC
7 31 (18.67%) CSS
8 24 (14.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 22 (13.25%) SOAP
10 21 (12.65%) REST
11 20 (12.05%) jQuery
12 16 (9.64%) WPF
13 15 (9.04%) JSON
13 15 (9.04%) WCF
14 13 (7.83%) HTML5
14 13 (7.83%) XML
15 12 (7.23%) .NET Framework
15 12 (7.23%) RabbitMQ
16 11 (6.63%) RESTful
17 9 (5.42%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 34 (20.48%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (5.42%) User Experience
3 6 (3.61%) Blog
3 6 (3.61%) Public Cloud
4 3 (1.81%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.20%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.20%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.60%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (0.60%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.60%) Animation
6 1 (0.60%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.60%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.60%) EPoS
6 1 (0.60%) Social Media
6 1 (0.60%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.43%) Windows
2 4 (2.41%) Linux
2 4 (2.41%) Unix
3 2 (1.20%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (48.19%) MVC
2 78 (46.99%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (24.10%) Scrum
4 39 (23.49%) Business Intelligence
4 39 (23.49%) Digital Marketing
4 39 (23.49%) Programme Management
5 27 (16.27%) CRM
6 25 (15.06%) TDD
7 21 (12.65%) Test Automation
8 17 (10.24%) BDD
9 15 (9.04%) Microservices
9 15 (9.04%) OO
10 14 (8.43%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (8.43%) Unit Testing
11 10 (6.02%) Kanban
11 10 (6.02%) OOD
12 9 (5.42%) Front End Development
12 9 (5.42%) Web Development
13 8 (4.82%) SDLC
14 7 (4.22%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 59 (35.54%) JavaScript
2 56 (33.73%) SQL
3 26 (15.66%) T-SQL
4 12 (7.23%) Java
4 12 (7.23%) PowerShell
5 11 (6.63%) C++
5 11 (6.63%) Scala
6 9 (5.42%) Python
7 6 (3.61%) VB
8 5 (3.01%) Ruby
8 5 (3.01%) VB6
9 3 (1.81%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.20%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.20%) VBScript
11 1 (0.60%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.60%) C
11 1 (0.60%) Groovy
11 1 (0.60%) PHP
11 1 (0.60%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (3.61%) SC Cleared
1 6 (3.61%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.41%) Degree
3 2 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.02%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.41%) Docker
1 4 (2.41%) LXC
2 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.01%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 52 (31.33%) Microsoft
2 39 (23.49%) SAP
3 12 (7.23%) Oracle
4 3 (1.81%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.20%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (0.60%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.60%) Facebook
6 1 (0.60%) Nintex
6 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.60%) Twitter
6 1 (0.60%) VMware
6 1 (0.60%) Zend
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