Period
to 19 August 2018

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 6 months to 19 August 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 West > Devon
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 30 12
Rank change year-on-year +16 -18 +10
Contract jobs citing C# 47 29 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 10.09% 4.65% 11.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.54% 10.47% 23.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 40
Devon median daily rate £327 £338 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.11% +6.30% +2.42%
10th Percentile £266 £251 £263
90th Percentile £424 £436 £475
South West median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Devon median hourly rate £41.75 - -
South West median hourly rate £41.00 £41.50 £42.25
% change year-on-year -1.20% -1.78% +5.63%

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 Devon with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 184 277 196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 39.48% 44.39% 47.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 162 117
Devon median daily rate £375 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +17.65% -4.90%
10th Percentile £263 £296 £203
90th Percentile £488 £499 £463
South West median daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year +3.90% +6.21% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 26
Devon median hourly rate £41.00 £35.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.14% -20.00% +42.28%
10th Percentile £38.10 £31.38 £32.13
90th Percentile £43.75 £45.38 £51.50
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £41.75
% change year-on-year -2.30% +4.19% +8.79%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing C# as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

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 6 months to 19 August 2018.

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

C#
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 6 months to 19 August 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
Exeter +11 39 £327 -1.58% 21
Plymouth +17 1 - - 23
Paignton - 1 - -
C#
South West

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 Devon region with a requirement for C#.

1 38 (80.85%) .NET
2 28 (59.57%) JavaScript
3 26 (55.32%) SQL Server
4 25 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (48.94%) SQL
6 22 (46.81%) T-SQL
6 22 (46.81%) Test Automation
7 20 (42.55%) MVC
8 18 (38.30%) TDD
9 17 (36.17%) NUnit
9 17 (36.17%) BDD
10 14 (29.79%) Web Services
11 12 (25.53%) ASP.NET
11 12 (25.53%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (21.28%) Scrum
13 9 (19.15%) CSS
13 9 (19.15%) HTML
13 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (19.15%) Continuous Delivery
14 8 (17.02%) AngularJS
14 8 (17.02%) Digital Media
14 8 (17.02%) SaaS
14 8 (17.02%) RESTful
14 8 (17.02%) Telecoms
14 8 (17.02%) Web Design
15 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Azure
15 7 (14.89%) Unit Testing
15 7 (14.89%) HTML5
15 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 7 (14.89%) SOLID

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:

Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.02%) SaaS
2 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (8.51%) NuGet
4 3 (6.38%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (4.26%) G Suite
6 1 (2.13%) Office 365
6 1 (2.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Firewall
1 1 (2.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (55.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (8.51%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (8.51%) RDBMS
3 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (36.17%) NUnit
2 5 (10.64%) Bitbucket
2 5 (10.64%) JIRA
3 4 (8.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (8.51%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (8.51%) SpecFlow
3 4 (8.51%) TeamCity
4 3 (6.38%) JMeter
4 3 (6.38%) Selenium
5 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (17.02%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.13%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Law
2 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (80.85%) Developer
2 20 (42.55%) .NET Developer
3 17 (36.17%) C# Developer
4 9 (19.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 6 (12.77%) Software Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Software Tester
7 4 (8.51%) SQL Developer
7 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Tester
8 3 (6.38%) Quality Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Java Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Python Developer
9 2 (4.26%) QA Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Senior Python Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Senior Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (80.85%) .NET
2 14 (29.79%) Web Services
3 12 (25.53%) ASP.NET
4 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (19.15%) CSS
4 9 (19.15%) HTML
5 8 (17.02%) AngularJS
5 8 (17.02%) RESTful
6 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 7 (14.89%) HTML5
7 6 (12.77%) JSON
8 5 (10.64%) CSS3
9 4 (8.51%) jQuery
9 4 (8.51%) NHibernate
9 4 (8.51%) REST
10 3 (6.38%) .NET Framework
10 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (6.38%) Entity Framework
10 3 (6.38%) React
11 2 (4.26%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Digital Media
2 3 (6.38%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (4.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (4.26%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (46.81%) Test Automation
3 20 (42.55%) MVC
4 18 (38.30%) TDD
5 17 (36.17%) BDD
6 12 (25.53%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (21.28%) Scrum
8 9 (19.15%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (17.02%) Web Design
10 7 (14.89%) SOLID
10 7 (14.89%) Unit Testing
11 6 (12.77%) Microservices
12 5 (10.64%) Open Source
12 5 (10.64%) Scenario Testing
13 4 (8.51%) Problem-Solving
13 4 (8.51%) Smoke Testing
14 3 (6.38%) High Availability
15 2 (4.26%) Mentoring
15 2 (4.26%) SDLC
15 2 (4.26%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 28 (59.57%) JavaScript
2 23 (48.94%) SQL
3 22 (46.81%) T-SQL
4 6 (12.77%) Python
5 3 (6.38%) Java
6 2 (4.26%) C
6 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.13%) Delphi
7 1 (2.13%) Pascal
7 1 (2.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) QA
2 3 (6.38%) GCP
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) Atlassian
2 3 (6.38%) Google
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.13%) SAP
4 1 (2.13%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.13%) VMware
4 1 (2.13%) Xamarin