Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 48 27
Rank change year-on-year +33 -21 -10
Contract jobs citing C# 144 102 105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 8.63% 4.30% 6.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.36% 10.92% 20.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 112 70
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -3.33% -
10th Percentile £298 £300 £263
90th Percentile £588 £466 £488
South East median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £50.00
South East median hourly rate £42.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -6.67% +5.88% +5.56%

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 674 934 522
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 40.38% 39.41% 30.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 401 271
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £268 £290 £245
90th Percentile £570 £525 £526
South East median daily rate £430 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +4.24% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 20
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £34.58 £51.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.54% +36.67% +57.89%
10th Percentile £16.45 £27.55 £14.65
90th Percentile £47.63 £77.50 £62.50
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +9.76% +9.33%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 +28 84 £456 +25.86% 54
High Wycombe +5 19 £415 +14.48% 6
Aylesbury 0 9 £380 -13.14% 5
Marlow - 8 £375 - 1
Beaconsfield -10 4 £481 +60.42% 5
Chesham - 1 £250 - 2
C#
South East

For the 6 months to 14 December 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#.

1 120 (83.33%) .NET
2 66 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 58 (40.28%) ASP.NET
5 51 (35.42%) Microsoft Azure
6 45 (31.25%) MVC
7 44 (30.56%) SQL Server
8 42 (29.17%) AngularJS
9 40 (27.78%) SQL
10 35 (24.31%) HTML
11 33 (22.92%) Microsoft
12 32 (22.22%) Finance
13 31 (21.53%) CSS
14 30 (20.83%) DevOps
15 28 (19.44%) ASP.NET Web API
16 27 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
17 21 (14.58%) Scrum
17 21 (14.58%) Visual Studio
18 20 (13.89%) HTML5
18 20 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
18 20 (13.89%) Deployment Automation
19 19 (13.19%) jQuery
19 19 (13.19%) Test Automation
20 18 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
21 17 (11.81%) TDD
22 16 (11.11%) Migration
22 16 (11.11%) Open Source
22 16 (11.11%) .NET Framework
22 16 (11.11%) Front End Development
22 16 (11.11%) .NET Core

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 12 (8.33%) CMS
2 10 (6.94%) EPiServer
3 8 (5.56%) Umbraco
4 7 (4.86%) Confluence
4 7 (4.86%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.47%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (2.78%) K2 blackpearl
6 4 (2.78%) WordPress
7 3 (2.08%) ArcGIS
7 3 (2.08%) ArcSDE
8 2 (1.39%) Apache
8 2 (1.39%) IIS
8 2 (1.39%) NServiceBus
8 2 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.69%) Kentico
9 1 (0.69%) Oracle BPEL
9 1 (0.69%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 6 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 51 (35.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (7.64%) SaaS
4 7 (4.86%) Office 365
5 5 (3.47%) Dynamics 365
5 5 (3.47%) GitHub
6 3 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (2.08%) Serverless
7 1 (0.69%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.08%) HTTP
2 2 (1.39%) Internet
3 1 (0.69%) Intranet
3 1 (0.69%) MQTT
3 1 (0.69%) RFID
3 1 (0.69%) Skype
3 1 (0.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.78%) MySQL
2 4 (2.78%) Oracle Database
2 4 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (2.78%) SQL Server 2016
2 4 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.08%) BigQuery
3 3 (2.08%) GIS
4 2 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.39%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.39%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.39%) Redis
4 2 (1.39%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.69%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.69%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 21 (14.58%) Visual Studio
2 15 (10.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (9.03%) Git (software)
4 11 (7.64%) JIRA
5 10 (6.94%) Visual Studio Team System
6 9 (6.25%) Selenium
7 8 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (4.86%) Appium
9 5 (3.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (3.47%) Bitbucket
9 5 (3.47%) Jenkins
9 5 (3.47%) Moq
9 5 (3.47%) MSTest
10 3 (2.08%) CircleCI
10 3 (2.08%) TeamCity
10 3 (2.08%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.39%) Calabash
11 2 (1.39%) Subversion
12 1 (0.69%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.69%) SoapUI
General
1 32 (22.22%) Finance
2 5 (3.47%) Retail
3 4 (2.78%) Legal
4 3 (2.08%) Advertising
4 3 (2.08%) Banking
5 2 (1.39%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.69%) Automotive
6 1 (0.69%) Back Office
6 1 (0.69%) Games
6 1 (0.69%) Marketing
6 1 (0.69%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 94 (65.28%) Developer
2 56 (38.89%) .NET Developer
3 28 (19.44%) C# Developer
4 22 (15.28%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (13.19%) Architect
6 13 (9.03%) Angular Developer
7 12 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
7 12 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (7.64%) Azure Developer
9 10 (6.94%) Senior .NET Developer
9 10 (6.94%) Senior Developer
10 9 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
10 9 (6.25%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 9 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
11 8 (5.56%) Web Developer
12 7 (4.86%) Automation Tester
12 7 (4.86%) Tester
13 6 (4.17%) .NET Architect
13 6 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
13 6 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (83.33%) .NET
2 58 (40.28%) ASP.NET
3 42 (29.17%) AngularJS
4 35 (24.31%) HTML
5 31 (21.53%) CSS
6 28 (19.44%) ASP.NET Web API
7 27 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (13.89%) HTML5
9 19 (13.19%) jQuery
10 16 (11.11%) .NET Core
10 16 (11.11%) .NET Framework
11 13 (9.03%) Angular 2
11 13 (9.03%) Sass
12 12 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (7.64%) WCF
13 11 (7.64%) Web Services
14 10 (6.94%) KnockoutJS
14 10 (6.94%) RESTful
15 9 (6.25%) React
16 8 (5.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (2.78%) User Experience
4 3 (2.08%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.08%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.08%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.39%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.39%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.39%) RIA
6 1 (0.69%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (0.69%) Animation
6 1 (0.69%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.03%) Windows
2 9 (6.25%) Android
3 5 (3.47%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (3.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (3.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.78%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.39%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (31.25%) MVC
3 30 (20.83%) DevOps
4 21 (14.58%) Scrum
5 20 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (13.89%) Deployment Automation
6 19 (13.19%) Test Automation
7 17 (11.81%) TDD
8 16 (11.11%) Front End Development
8 16 (11.11%) Migration
8 16 (11.11%) Open Source
9 14 (9.72%) BDD
9 14 (9.72%) Web Development
10 12 (8.33%) OO
11 11 (7.64%) OOP
12 10 (6.94%) Computer Science
12 10 (6.94%) Continuous Delivery
12 10 (6.94%) Microservices
13 9 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
14 8 (5.56%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 60 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 40 (27.78%) SQL
3 14 (9.72%) T-SQL
4 11 (7.64%) Java
4 11 (7.64%) PowerShell
5 9 (6.25%) C++
6 6 (4.17%) PL/SQL
7 5 (3.47%) TypeScript
8 4 (2.78%) PHP
8 4 (2.78%) Python
8 4 (2.78%) VB
9 3 (2.08%) Kotlin
10 2 (1.39%) Apple Swift
10 2 (1.39%) Bourne shell
10 2 (1.39%) Ruby
10 2 (1.39%) VBScript
11 1 (0.69%) C
11 1 (0.69%) Delphi
11 1 (0.69%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.69%) VC++
Qualifications
1 8 (5.56%) TOGAF Certification
2 6 (4.17%) Degree
2 6 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.47%) CISSP
3 5 (3.47%) Master's Degree
3 5 (3.47%) MCP
4 4 (2.78%) MCSE
4 4 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.78%) SSCP
5 2 (1.39%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.69%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.69%) ISEB
6 1 (0.69%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.25%) QA
2 2 (1.39%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (3.47%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.78%) Kibana
3 1 (0.69%) logstash
Vendors
1 33 (22.92%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.94%) Oracle
3 6 (4.17%) Xamarin
4 5 (3.47%) SAP
4 5 (3.47%) Sitecore
5 3 (2.08%) ESRI
6 2 (1.39%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.39%) Epicor
6 2 (1.39%) New Relic
7 1 (0.69%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.69%) Sage
7 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.69%) SendGrid
7 1 (0.69%) Tableau