The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 29 March 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 West / Devon
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 17 18
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1  
Contract jobs citing C# 24 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 8.99% 8.90% 6.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.05% 16.83% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 9
Median daily rate £275 £400 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.25% +34.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £352
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +9.21% +8.57%  

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 Devon with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Devon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 126 101 110
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 47.19% 52.88% 43.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 74 41
Median daily rate £370 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Median hourly rate £23.00 £42.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.88% +18.05%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon 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 Devon

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Devon

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Devon over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Devon

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Devon

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Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Devon region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth - 13 £220 - 4
Exeter -9 9 £275 -15.38% 8
Barnstaple - 1 £250 -
C#
South West

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Devon region with a requirement for C#.

1 34 (61.82%) .NET
2 26 (47.27%) ASP.NET
3 25 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 24 (43.64%) MVC
5 22 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 21 (38.18%) HTML
6 21 (38.18%) CSS
7 18 (32.73%) Web Services
8 16 (29.09%) SQL Server
8 16 (29.09%) SQL
9 15 (27.27%) WCF
9 15 (27.27%) Security Cleared
10 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (23.64%) jQuery
11 13 (23.64%) SharePoint
12 12 (21.82%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (21.82%) REST
13 11 (20.00%) SC Cleared
13 11 (20.00%) SOAP
14 10 (18.18%) Oracle
14 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
15 9 (16.36%) DV Cleared
15 9 (16.36%) SharePoint 2013
16 8 (14.55%) AngularJS
16 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Azure
16 8 (14.55%) JSON
16 8 (14.55%) WPF
17 7 (12.73%) Content Management
18 6 (10.91%) Windows
18 6 (10.91%) Twitter Bootstrap

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 13 (23.64%) SharePoint
2 9 (16.36%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (7.27%) WebSphere
3 4 (7.27%) WebSphere Portal
4 3 (5.45%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.82%) Apache
5 1 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) Internet
2 2 (3.64%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.82%) LAN
3 1 (1.82%) RS-232
3 1 (1.82%) RS-485
3 1 (1.82%) Skype
3 1 (1.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.82%) GIS
4 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.82%) SoapUI
1 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.82%) TestComplete
1 1 (1.82%) TestRail
General
1 4 (7.27%) Advertising
2 1 (1.82%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 49 (89.09%) Developer
2 24 (43.64%) .NET Developer
3 15 (27.27%) C# Developer
4 13 (23.64%) Software Developer
5 12 (21.82%) .NET Software Developer
5 12 (21.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 12 (21.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (21.82%) C# Software Developer
6 9 (16.36%) JavaScript Developer
7 8 (14.55%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (14.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (14.55%) SharePoint Developer
8 6 (10.91%) DV Cleared SharePoint Developer
9 5 (9.09%) Cloud Developer
9 5 (9.09%) Senior Developer
10 4 (7.27%) Angular Developer
10 4 (7.27%) Lead Developer
10 4 (7.27%) WebSphere Developer
11 3 (5.45%) Lead C# Developer
11 3 (5.45%) Senior WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (61.82%) .NET
2 26 (47.27%) ASP.NET
3 22 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 21 (38.18%) CSS
4 21 (38.18%) HTML
5 18 (32.73%) Web Services
6 15 (27.27%) WCF
7 13 (23.64%) jQuery
8 12 (21.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (21.82%) REST
9 11 (20.00%) SOAP
10 8 (14.55%) AngularJS
10 8 (14.55%) JSON
10 8 (14.55%) WPF
11 6 (10.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (9.09%) HTML5
13 4 (7.27%) .NET Framework
13 4 (7.27%) IBM Integration Bus
13 4 (7.27%) XHTML
13 4 (7.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Internet of Things
2 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.27%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (3.64%) VHDL
4 1 (1.82%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.82%) Fintech
4 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.91%) Windows
2 4 (7.27%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.45%) Unix
4 2 (3.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (43.64%) MVC
2 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (12.73%) Content Management
4 4 (7.27%) Microservices
4 4 (7.27%) OO
4 4 (7.27%) Scrum
4 4 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (7.27%) Web Design
4 4 (7.27%) Web Development
5 3 (5.45%) BDD
5 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Content Management
5 3 (5.45%) OOD
5 3 (5.45%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (3.64%) CRM
6 2 (3.64%) FPGA Design
6 2 (3.64%) SDLC
7 1 (1.82%) DevOps
7 1 (1.82%) ETL
7 1 (1.82%) QA Automation
7 1 (1.82%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 16 (29.09%) SQL
3 5 (9.09%) VB.NET
4 4 (7.27%) C++
4 4 (7.27%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.45%) Java
6 2 (3.64%) Assembly Language
6 2 (3.64%) C
6 2 (3.64%) MATLAB
6 2 (3.64%) Python
7 1 (1.82%) Perl
7 1 (1.82%) PHP
7 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 11 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (16.36%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) ISO 14001
1 5 (9.09%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 10 (18.18%) Oracle
2 4 (7.27%) IBM
3 3 (5.45%) Xamarin
4 2 (3.64%) Altera
5 1 (1.82%) Google