Period
to 25 April 2019

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 25 April 2019 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
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 18 42 42
Rank change year-on-year +24 0 -16
Contract jobs citing C# 136 102 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 9.05% 4.74% 4.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.77% 11.58% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 100 54
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £414 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.76% +22.59% -10.00%
10th Percentile £350 £300 £263
90th Percentile £556 £556 £450
South East median daily rate £450 £389 £375
% change year-on-year +15.76% +3.67% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £42.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £41.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year +15.85% -4.65% +13.91%

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 549 881 571
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 36.55% 40.98% 30.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 445 243
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.24% +0.69%
10th Percentile £250 £300 £263
90th Percentile £566 £550 £525
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 10 14
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £37.50 £45.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.58% +19.74% -1.30%
10th Percentile £18.00 £35.13 £21.10
90th Percentile £48.13 £60.00 £77.50
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 25 April 2019.

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 25 April 2019. 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 +14 60 £475 +18.75% 34
High Wycombe +8 27 £425 +26.87% 7
Marlow - 7 £425 -
Aylesbury +6 5 £415 -2.35% 4
Beaconsfield - 5 £475 -
Gerrards Cross - 2 £300 - 1
Amersham -1 1 - - 2
Chesham - 1 - - 1
C#
South East

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for C#.

1 114 (83.82%) .NET
2 54 (39.71%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (30.88%) JavaScript
4 41 (30.15%) SQL
4 41 (30.15%) ASP.NET
5 40 (29.41%) MVC
6 39 (28.68%) SQL Server
7 37 (27.21%) Microsoft Azure
8 35 (25.74%) .NET Framework
9 34 (25.00%) HTML
10 32 (23.53%) CSS
11 30 (22.06%) AngularJS
12 29 (21.32%) .NET Core
13 25 (18.38%) Visual Studio
13 25 (18.38%) Finance
14 24 (17.65%) TDD
14 24 (17.65%) HTML5
15 23 (16.91%) ASP.NET MVC
16 21 (15.44%) ASP.NET Web API
17 20 (14.71%) Scrum
18 19 (13.97%) OO
18 19 (13.97%) Microsoft
18 19 (13.97%) CSS3
18 19 (13.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 19 (13.97%) Microservices
19 18 (13.24%) WPF
20 17 (12.50%) BDD
20 17 (12.50%) DevOps
21 16 (11.76%) Visual Studio Team System
22 15 (11.03%) REST

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 10 (7.35%) CMS
2 8 (5.88%) EPiServer
3 4 (2.94%) Confluence
3 4 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.21%) ArcGIS
4 3 (2.21%) ArcSDE
5 2 (1.47%) Apache
5 2 (1.47%) IIS
6 1 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 3 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.74%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 37 (27.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (10.29%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (5.15%) Serverless
4 5 (3.68%) SaaS
5 4 (2.94%) GitHub
5 4 (2.94%) PaaS
6 3 (2.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (2.21%) Amazon S3
6 3 (2.21%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (2.21%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (2.21%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (2.21%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (2.21%) CloudFront
6 3 (2.21%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (2.21%) Route 53
7 1 (0.74%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.74%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.74%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.21%) HTTP
2 1 (0.74%) CDMA
2 1 (0.74%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.74%) LAN
2 1 (0.74%) LTE
2 1 (0.74%) RS-232
2 1 (0.74%) RS-485
2 1 (0.74%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (28.68%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.35%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (7.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (3.68%) Redis
4 4 (2.94%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (2.94%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (2.21%) BigQuery
5 3 (2.21%) GIS
5 3 (2.21%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.21%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.47%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.47%) RavenDB
6 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.74%) Big Data
7 1 (0.74%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.74%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 25 (18.38%) Visual Studio
2 16 (11.76%) Visual Studio Team System
3 9 (6.62%) TeamCity
4 8 (5.88%) JIRA
5 7 (5.15%) Git (software)
5 7 (5.15%) Moq
5 7 (5.15%) MSTest
6 6 (4.41%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (3.68%) Bitbucket
7 5 (3.68%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (2.21%) CircleCI
8 3 (2.21%) Jenkins
8 3 (2.21%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.47%) Selenium
9 2 (1.47%) Subversion
10 1 (0.74%) Appium
10 1 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.74%) gulp
10 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio Coded UI
10 1 (0.74%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (18.38%) Finance
2 10 (7.35%) Retail
3 4 (2.94%) Advertising
3 4 (2.94%) Marketing
4 2 (1.47%) Banking
5 1 (0.74%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.74%) Electronics
5 1 (0.74%) Games
5 1 (0.74%) Law
5 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 102 (75.00%) Developer
2 55 (40.44%) .NET Developer
3 38 (27.94%) C# Developer
4 22 (16.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (13.24%) Software Developer
6 13 (9.56%) Full Stack Developer
7 11 (8.09%) .NET Software Developer
7 11 (8.09%) Azure Developer
8 10 (7.35%) JavaScript Developer
8 10 (7.35%) Senior Developer
8 10 (7.35%) WPF Developer
9 9 (6.62%) Analyst
9 9 (6.62%) C# Software Developer
9 9 (6.62%) SQL Developer
10 8 (5.88%) Angular Developer
10 8 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 7 (5.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 7 (5.15%) Senior C# Developer
12 6 (4.41%) EPiServer Developer
12 6 (4.41%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (83.82%) .NET
2 41 (30.15%) ASP.NET
3 35 (25.74%) .NET Framework
4 34 (25.00%) HTML
5 32 (23.53%) CSS
6 30 (22.06%) AngularJS
7 29 (21.32%) .NET Core
8 24 (17.65%) HTML5
9 23 (16.91%) ASP.NET MVC
10 21 (15.44%) ASP.NET Web API
11 19 (13.97%) CSS3
11 19 (13.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 18 (13.24%) WPF
13 15 (11.03%) KnockoutJS
13 15 (11.03%) REST
14 13 (9.56%) jQuery
15 11 (8.09%) Entity Framework
16 10 (7.35%) RESTful
17 8 (5.88%) JSON
17 8 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.82%) EPoS
2 8 (5.88%) User Experience
3 6 (4.41%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (4.41%) Fintech
4 4 (2.94%) Data Structures
4 4 (2.94%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.21%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.47%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.47%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.47%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.74%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.41%) Windows
2 3 (2.21%) Android
2 3 (2.21%) Linux
3 2 (1.47%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (39.71%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (29.41%) MVC
3 24 (17.65%) TDD
4 20 (14.71%) Scrum
5 19 (13.97%) Microservices
5 19 (13.97%) OO
6 17 (12.50%) BDD
6 17 (12.50%) DevOps
7 15 (11.03%) SOLID
8 13 (9.56%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (9.56%) Mentoring
9 12 (8.82%) Front End Development
9 12 (8.82%) Web Development
10 11 (8.09%) SDLC
10 11 (8.09%) Test Automation
11 10 (7.35%) MVVM
12 9 (6.62%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (6.62%) ERP
12 9 (6.62%) Migration
13 8 (5.88%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 42 (30.88%) JavaScript
2 41 (30.15%) SQL
3 9 (6.62%) C++
3 9 (6.62%) VB
4 6 (4.41%) Python
4 6 (4.41%) TypeScript
5 4 (2.94%) Java
5 4 (2.94%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.21%) Bourne shell
6 3 (2.21%) Kotlin
6 3 (2.21%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.47%) PHP
7 2 (1.47%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.74%) Apple Swift
8 1 (0.74%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.74%) R
8 1 (0.74%) Ruby
8 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.74%) X++
8 1 (0.74%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (0.74%) Degree
1 1 (0.74%) ISEB
1 1 (0.74%) MCSD
1 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (0.74%) PhD
1 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
1 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.62%) QA
System Software
1 11 (8.09%) Docker
2 3 (2.21%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (4.41%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.21%) Kibana
Vendors
1 19 (13.97%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.88%) Epicor
3 6 (4.41%) Xamarin
4 5 (3.68%) Oracle
5 4 (2.94%) Micro Focus
6 3 (2.21%) ESRI
7 2 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.47%) SAP
8 1 (0.74%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.74%) Google
8 1 (0.74%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.74%) OutSystems