Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 20 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 25 20
Rank change year-on-year -25 -5 +1
Contract jobs citing C# 106 124 183
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 4.48% 7.16% 6.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.61% 21.95% 21.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 85 103
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £363 £365 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.68% -6.41% +0.32%
10th Percentile £300 £269 £286
90th Percentile £444 £475 £535
South East median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £50.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +354.55% -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +13.33%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 913 565 845
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 38.62% 32.62% 31.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 282 415
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.16% +4.29% -
10th Percentile £290 £263 £232
90th Percentile £525 £500 £500
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 19
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +66.67% +50.00%
10th Percentile £18.50 £14.65 £12.95
90th Percentile £77.50 £62.50 £45.30
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing C# as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Buckinghamshire

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing C# in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Buckinghamshire

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Buckinghamshire

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Buckinghamshire

C#
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -20 71 £363 -3.33% 13
Aylesbury +5 12 £438 +16.67% 10
High Wycombe -3 12 £363 +20.83% 3
Newport Pagnell - 1 £650 -
Beaconsfield - 1 £300 -
Buckingham - 1 - -
Gerrards Cross - 1 £325 -
C#
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for C#.

1 66 (62.26%) .NET
2 52 (49.06%) SQL Server
3 50 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (42.45%) MVC
5 43 (40.57%) JavaScript
5 43 (40.57%) ASP.NET
6 35 (33.02%) Finance
7 34 (32.08%) SQL
8 33 (31.13%) HTML
8 33 (31.13%) TDD
9 30 (28.30%) Microsoft
10 25 (23.58%) CSS
10 25 (23.58%) AngularJS
11 23 (21.70%) ASP.NET Web API
12 19 (17.92%) Java
13 18 (16.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 18 (16.98%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (16.04%) Oracle
14 17 (16.04%) Visual Studio
15 16 (15.09%) .NET Framework
16 15 (14.15%) Web Development
16 15 (14.15%) jQuery
16 15 (14.15%) SOLID
17 14 (13.21%) Banking
17 14 (13.21%) Microsoft Azure
18 13 (12.26%) BDD
19 12 (11.32%) CSS3
19 12 (11.32%) WCF
19 12 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
19 12 (11.32%) Windows

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 8 (7.55%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.60%) CMS
2 7 (6.60%) EPiServer
3 5 (4.72%) SAS
4 4 (3.77%) NServiceBus
4 4 (3.77%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.83%) Confluence
6 2 (1.89%) IIS
6 2 (1.89%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (9.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.66%) OpenShift
3 3 (2.83%) SaaS
4 1 (0.94%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.72%) LDAP
2 4 (3.77%) Internet
3 3 (2.83%) Intranet
4 1 (0.94%) AMQP
4 1 (0.94%) Extranet
4 1 (0.94%) Firewall
4 1 (0.94%) HTTP
4 1 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (49.06%) SQL Server
2 18 (16.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (9.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (6.60%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (5.66%) Hadoop
5 6 (5.66%) QlikView
6 5 (4.72%) Big Data
6 5 (4.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (3.77%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.83%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (2.83%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.83%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.83%) Power BI
8 3 (2.83%) Redis
9 2 (1.89%) MySQL
9 2 (1.89%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.94%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (16.04%) Visual Studio
2 11 (10.38%) Jenkins
3 10 (9.43%) Git (software)
3 10 (9.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (6.60%) Selenium
5 5 (4.72%) Calabash
5 5 (4.72%) Cucumber
5 5 (4.72%) Eclipse
5 5 (4.72%) JIRA
5 5 (4.72%) WebDriver
6 4 (3.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (3.77%) Bitbucket
6 4 (3.77%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (3.77%) TeamCity
7 3 (2.83%) Appium
7 3 (2.83%) IntelliJ
7 3 (2.83%) NUnit
7 3 (2.83%) PhantomJS
7 3 (2.83%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.89%) Maven
General
1 35 (33.02%) Finance
2 14 (13.21%) Banking
3 5 (4.72%) Financial Institution
3 5 (4.72%) Marketing
3 5 (4.72%) Retail
4 3 (2.83%) Corporate Banking
4 3 (2.83%) Retail Banking
4 3 (2.83%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.94%) Front Office
5 1 (0.94%) Games
5 1 (0.94%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 87 (82.08%) Developer
2 48 (45.28%) C# Developer
3 44 (41.51%) .NET Developer
4 30 (28.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 24 (22.64%) SQL Developer
6 15 (14.15%) SQL Server Developer
7 14 (13.21%) ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 11 (10.38%) SSRS Developer
9 10 (9.43%) Full Stack Developer
9 10 (9.43%) SSIS Developer
10 9 (8.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (7.55%) Analyst
11 8 (7.55%) Web Developer
12 7 (6.60%) .NET Web Developer
12 7 (6.60%) Angular Developer
12 7 (6.60%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 7 (6.60%) EPiServer Developer
12 7 (6.60%) SharePoint Developer
12 7 (6.60%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (62.26%) .NET
2 43 (40.57%) ASP.NET
3 33 (31.13%) HTML
4 25 (23.58%) AngularJS
4 25 (23.58%) CSS
5 23 (21.70%) ASP.NET Web API
6 18 (16.98%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (15.09%) .NET Framework
8 15 (14.15%) jQuery
9 12 (11.32%) CSS3
9 12 (11.32%) WCF
10 11 (10.38%) Node.js
10 11 (10.38%) Web Services
10 11 (10.38%) XML
11 10 (9.43%) HTML5
12 8 (7.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (6.60%) REST
13 7 (6.60%) RESTful
13 7 (6.60%) SOAP
14 6 (5.66%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.55%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.77%) Market Risk
4 3 (2.83%) Enterprise Cloud
4 3 (2.83%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.83%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.89%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.94%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.94%) iPad
6 1 (0.94%) Robotics
6 1 (0.94%) User Experience
6 1 (0.94%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.32%) Linux
1 12 (11.32%) Windows
2 4 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.83%) Android
3 3 (2.83%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.83%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.89%) AIX
4 2 (1.89%) Solaris
4 2 (1.89%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (42.45%) MVC
3 33 (31.13%) TDD
4 15 (14.15%) SOLID
4 15 (14.15%) Web Development
5 13 (12.26%) BDD
6 12 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (10.38%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (10.38%) SDLC
8 10 (9.43%) Scrum
9 8 (7.55%) DevOps
9 8 (7.55%) Risk Management
9 8 (7.55%) Test Automation
10 7 (6.60%) E-Commerce
10 7 (6.60%) Open Source
10 7 (6.60%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (5.66%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (5.66%) OOP
11 6 (5.66%) Project Management
11 6 (5.66%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 43 (40.57%) JavaScript
2 34 (32.08%) SQL
3 19 (17.92%) Java
4 10 (9.43%) VBA
5 7 (6.60%) Ruby
6 6 (5.66%) Python
6 6 (5.66%) VB
7 5 (4.72%) PHP
7 5 (4.72%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.77%) C
9 3 (2.83%) Apple Swift
9 3 (2.83%) C++
9 3 (2.83%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.89%) Perl
10 2 (1.89%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (3.77%) Degree
2 3 (2.83%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.89%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.94%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.94%) ISEB
4 1 (0.94%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.94%) MCPD
4 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.55%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.83%) QA
System Software
1 12 (11.32%) Docker
2 2 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (4.72%) Ansible
2 3 (2.83%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (28.30%) Microsoft
2 17 (16.04%) Oracle
3 5 (4.72%) Teradata
4 4 (3.77%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.83%) Cognos
5 3 (2.83%) Epicor
5 3 (2.83%) HP
6 2 (1.89%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.89%) Blue Prism
7 1 (0.94%) Nintex