Period
to 21 July 2018

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 21 July 2018 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 56 24
Rank change year-on-year +29 -32 -1
Contract jobs citing C# 116 81 146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 5.84% 3.78% 7.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.54% 10.79% 23.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 47 102
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +12.28% +10.89%
10th Percentile £313 £312 £282
90th Percentile £569 £450 £500
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £40.50 £43.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year -5.81% +13.16% -19.15%

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 798 751 629
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 40.16% 35.03% 31.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 436 310 331
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £423 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.67% +3.45% +9.85%
10th Percentile £313 £270 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £488
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 11
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 £55.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.18% +37.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £37.00 £18.50 £27.50
90th Percentile £48.60 £77.50 £62.50
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -2.30% +8.75% +6.67%

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 21 July 2018.

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 21 July 2018. 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 +39 85 £425 +6.25% 33
Aylesbury +4 11 £438 +7.36% 4
High Wycombe -2 8 £381 -2.56% 3
Marlow - 3 £338 -
Amersham - 1 £425 - 5
C#
South East

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, 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 90 (77.59%) .NET
2 60 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (45.69%) ASP.NET
4 50 (43.10%) JavaScript
5 47 (40.52%) MVC
6 45 (38.79%) SQL Server
7 40 (34.48%) Microsoft
8 38 (32.76%) AngularJS
9 33 (28.45%) Microsoft Azure
9 33 (28.45%) HTML
10 31 (26.72%) ASP.NET MVC
11 30 (25.86%) TDD
12 27 (23.28%) ASP.NET Web API
13 25 (21.55%) SQL
14 24 (20.69%) CSS
15 23 (19.83%) DevOps
16 22 (18.97%) Web Development
16 22 (18.97%) .NET Framework
17 20 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
17 20 (17.24%) Visual Studio
17 20 (17.24%) Finance
18 19 (16.38%) SAP
19 18 (15.52%) jQuery
20 17 (14.66%) Git (software)
21 15 (12.93%) HTML5
22 14 (12.07%) Visual Studio Team System
22 14 (12.07%) Greenfield Project
23 13 (11.21%) Continuous Integration
24 12 (10.34%) REST
24 12 (10.34%) Microservices

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 11 (9.48%) CMS
1 11 (9.48%) EPiServer
2 10 (8.62%) IIS
3 7 (6.03%) Apache
3 7 (6.03%) SharePoint
4 6 (5.17%) NServiceBus
5 5 (4.31%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (3.45%) Umbraco
7 3 (2.59%) Confluence
7 3 (2.59%) K2 blackpearl
7 3 (2.59%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.86%) Oracle BPEL
9 1 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (2.59%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (5.17%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (4.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.86%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 33 (28.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.03%) SaaS
3 3 (2.59%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.72%) GitHub
4 2 (1.72%) Office 365
4 2 (1.72%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.72%) Internet
2 1 (0.86%) Firewall
2 1 (0.86%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (38.79%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.31%) MySQL
2 5 (4.31%) NoSQL
2 5 (4.31%) Oracle Database
2 5 (4.31%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (3.45%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.72%) RavenDB
5 1 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.86%) Redis
5 1 (0.86%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
1 20 (17.24%) Visual Studio
2 17 (14.66%) Git (software)
3 14 (12.07%) Visual Studio Team System
4 9 (7.76%) Moq
4 9 (7.76%) MSTest
5 8 (6.90%) JIRA
6 5 (4.31%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (4.31%) Selenium
6 5 (4.31%) TeamCity
7 4 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (3.45%) Subversion
8 3 (2.59%) Appium
9 2 (1.72%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.72%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.72%) MonoDevelop
9 2 (1.72%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.86%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.86%) Calabash
10 1 (0.86%) MSI
General
1 20 (17.24%) Finance
2 4 (3.45%) Banking
3 3 (2.59%) Advertising
3 3 (2.59%) Games
3 3 (2.59%) Marketing
4 2 (1.72%) Legal
5 1 (0.86%) Automotive
5 1 (0.86%) Electronics
5 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.86%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.86%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 85 (73.28%) Developer
2 50 (43.10%) .NET Developer
3 33 (28.45%) C# Developer
4 17 (14.66%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (11.21%) Architect
5 13 (11.21%) Web Developer
6 9 (7.76%) Angular Developer
7 7 (6.03%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (5.17%) .NET Architect
8 6 (5.17%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (5.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (5.17%) EPiServer Developer
8 6 (5.17%) HTML Developer
8 6 (5.17%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (4.31%) CRM Developer
9 5 (4.31%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 5 (4.31%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 5 (4.31%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 5 (4.31%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.31%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (77.59%) .NET
2 53 (45.69%) ASP.NET
3 38 (32.76%) AngularJS
4 33 (28.45%) HTML
5 31 (26.72%) ASP.NET MVC
6 27 (23.28%) ASP.NET Web API
7 24 (20.69%) CSS
8 22 (18.97%) .NET Framework
9 18 (15.52%) jQuery
10 15 (12.93%) HTML5
11 12 (10.34%) REST
12 11 (9.48%) CSS3
13 10 (8.62%) Entity Framework
13 10 (8.62%) Web Services
14 9 (7.76%) RESTful
15 8 (6.90%) XHTML
16 7 (6.03%) Angular 2
16 7 (6.03%) KnockoutJS
17 6 (5.17%) LINQ
18 5 (4.31%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.07%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (6.90%) User Experience
3 5 (4.31%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.45%) Fintech
4 4 (3.45%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.59%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.72%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.72%) RIA
6 2 (1.72%) Smart City
7 1 (0.86%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.86%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.86%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.90%) Android
2 7 (6.03%) Apple iOS
3 6 (5.17%) Windows
4 2 (1.72%) Linux
5 1 (0.86%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (40.52%) MVC
3 30 (25.86%) TDD
4 23 (19.83%) DevOps
5 22 (18.97%) Web Development
6 13 (11.21%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (10.34%) Microservices
8 11 (9.48%) BDD
9 10 (8.62%) Test Automation
10 9 (7.76%) Software Engineering
10 9 (7.76%) Unit Testing
11 8 (6.90%) OO
11 8 (6.90%) Open Source
11 8 (6.90%) SDLC
11 8 (6.90%) SOA
11 8 (6.90%) Waterfall
11 8 (6.90%) Workflow
12 7 (6.03%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 7 (6.03%) Scrum
13 6 (5.17%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 50 (43.10%) JavaScript
2 25 (21.55%) SQL
3 8 (6.90%) C++
3 8 (6.90%) Java
3 8 (6.90%) PowerShell
3 8 (6.90%) T-SQL
4 7 (6.03%) Python
5 3 (2.59%) PHP
5 3 (2.59%) TypeScript
5 3 (2.59%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.72%) Delphi
6 2 (1.72%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.72%) VB
6 2 (1.72%) VBScript
7 1 (0.86%) Apple Swift
7 1 (0.86%) Perl
7 1 (0.86%) Ruby
7 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.86%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (5.17%) Degree
1 6 (5.17%) MCP
1 6 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.59%) CISSP
2 3 (2.59%) SSCP
3 2 (1.72%) SAFe Agilist
3 2 (1.72%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (0.86%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (0.86%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.86%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.86%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.31%) Docker
2 1 (0.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.59%) HP ALM
2 2 (1.72%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.86%) Kibana
3 1 (0.86%) logstash
Vendors
1 40 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 19 (16.38%) SAP
3 8 (6.90%) Oracle
4 7 (6.03%) Micro Focus
5 3 (2.59%) HP
6 2 (1.72%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.72%) New Relic
6 2 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.72%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.86%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.86%) Nintex
7 1 (0.86%) Telerik
7 1 (0.86%) WSO2