The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 24 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#
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 23 14
Rank change year-on-year +13 -9  
Contract jobs citing C# 7 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 9.46% 2.38% 10.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.14% 4.76% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 14
Median daily rate £400 £325 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% -18.49%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £325 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +2.85% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 -
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 Cheltenham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Cheltenham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 29 63 80
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 39.19% 50.00% 54.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 32 61
Median daily rate £325 £325 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -20.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 4
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Cheltenham

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Cheltenham over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Cheltenham

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for C#.

1 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 8 (57.14%) MVC
3 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (21.43%) User Experience
6 3 (21.43%) CSS3
6 3 (21.43%) HTML5
6 3 (21.43%) WPF
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 3 (21.43%) HTML
6 3 (21.43%) CSS
7 2 (14.29%) XML
7 2 (14.29%) Windows
7 2 (14.29%) UML
7 2 (14.29%) C++
7 2 (14.29%) SQL
7 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
7 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
7 2 (14.29%) Aerospace
7 2 (14.29%) Scrum
7 2 (14.29%) MVVM
7 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (14.29%) User Stories
7 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 1 (7.14%) ArcGIS
1 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 2 (14.29%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) C# WPF Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) WPF Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C++ Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C++/C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) GUI Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Tools Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (21.43%) CSS
5 3 (21.43%) CSS3
5 3 (21.43%) HTML
5 3 (21.43%) HTML5
5 3 (21.43%) WPF
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 2 (14.29%) jQuery
6 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (14.29%) XML
7 1 (7.14%) MFC
7 1 (7.14%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (21.43%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) MVC
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (14.29%) MVVM
3 2 (14.29%) Release Management
3 2 (14.29%) Scrum
3 2 (14.29%) Software Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) UML
3 2 (14.29%) User Stories
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) C++
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.14%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) CA Agile Central
1 1 (7.14%) ESRI
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