Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 18 19
Rank change year-on-year +8 +1 +6
Contract jobs citing C# 67 42 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 12.20% 7.98% 9.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.80% 17.14% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 27 36
Devon median daily rate £339 £275 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.09% -18.52% +12.50%
10th Percentile £291 £215 £293
90th Percentile £415 £406 £475
South West median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +2.74% +4.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Devon median hourly rate £41.75 - £40.00
10th Percentile £36.83 - £37.50
90th Percentile £43.75 - £42.50
South West median hourly rate £41.00 £41.50 £42.25
% change year-on-year -1.20% -1.78% +30.00%

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 241 245 253
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 43.90% 46.58% 52.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 146 181
Devon median daily rate £410 £376 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.19% +0.13% +7.14%
10th Percentile £280 £259 £288
90th Percentile £550 £494 £475
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 16
Devon median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +19.72%
10th Percentile £35.73 £26.88 £16.50
90th Percentile £47.95 £41.88 £51.50
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +15.07%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +15 52 £350 +27.27% 10
Plymouth +6 1 - - 14
Newton Abbot - 1 - -
Paignton - 1 - -
C#
South West

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 55 (82.09%) .NET
2 32 (47.76%) Test Automation
3 31 (46.27%) JavaScript
4 28 (41.79%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (37.31%) MVC
5 25 (37.31%) T-SQL
5 25 (37.31%) Web Services
6 20 (29.85%) SQL
7 19 (28.36%) SQL Server
8 17 (25.37%) JSON
9 16 (23.88%) Unit Testing
10 15 (22.39%) Open Source
10 15 (22.39%) BDD
10 15 (22.39%) Microservices
10 15 (22.39%) TDD
11 14 (20.90%) NUnit
11 14 (20.90%) SOLID
11 14 (20.90%) .NET Core
12 13 (19.40%) Scrum
12 13 (19.40%) Microsoft Azure
13 11 (16.42%) RESTful
13 11 (16.42%) AngularJS
14 10 (14.93%) Continuous Delivery
14 10 (14.93%) jQuery
15 9 (13.43%) Performance Testing
15 9 (13.43%) React
15 9 (13.43%) SDET
16 8 (11.94%) SaaS
16 8 (11.94%) Node.js
16 8 (11.94%) Atlassian

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 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 13 (19.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (11.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.49%) Firewall
1 1 (1.49%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (28.36%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (5.97%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.49%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 14 (20.90%) NUnit
2 8 (11.94%) JIRA
3 7 (10.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (10.45%) Bitbucket
4 6 (8.96%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.49%) Selenium
5 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.49%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (8.96%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.99%) Advertising
4 1 (1.49%) Electronics
4 1 (1.49%) Law
4 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (74.63%) Developer
2 21 (31.34%) C# Developer
3 18 (26.87%) .NET Developer
4 10 (14.93%) Developer in Test
5 8 (11.94%) Software Developer
6 7 (10.45%) Analyst
6 7 (10.45%) Test Engineer
7 6 (8.96%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Test Automation Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Agile .NET Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Agile Developer
9 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 4 (5.97%) C# Software Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Full Stack Developer
10 3 (4.48%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (4.48%) Quality Analyst
10 3 (4.48%) Software Tester
10 3 (4.48%) Tester
10 3 (4.48%) Xamarin Developer
11 2 (2.99%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (82.09%) .NET
2 25 (37.31%) Web Services
3 17 (25.37%) JSON
4 14 (20.90%) .NET Core
5 11 (16.42%) AngularJS
5 11 (16.42%) RESTful
6 10 (14.93%) jQuery
7 9 (13.43%) React
8 8 (11.94%) CSS
8 8 (11.94%) HTML
8 8 (11.94%) JSON Schema
8 8 (11.94%) Node.js
9 7 (10.45%) ASP.NET
10 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (8.96%) HTML5
11 5 (7.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (7.46%) CSS3
11 5 (7.46%) REST
12 4 (5.97%) XML
12 4 (5.97%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.97%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.48%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (2.99%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.99%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (47.76%) Test Automation
2 28 (41.79%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (37.31%) MVC
4 16 (23.88%) Unit Testing
5 15 (22.39%) BDD
5 15 (22.39%) Microservices
5 15 (22.39%) Open Source
5 15 (22.39%) TDD
6 14 (20.90%) SOLID
7 13 (19.40%) Scrum
8 10 (14.93%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (13.43%) Performance Testing
9 9 (13.43%) SDET
10 8 (11.94%) B2C
10 8 (11.94%) Web Design
11 7 (10.45%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (10.45%) Integration Testing
12 5 (7.46%) High Availability
12 5 (7.46%) Scenario Testing
13 4 (5.97%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (46.27%) JavaScript
2 25 (37.31%) T-SQL
3 20 (29.85%) SQL
4 3 (4.48%) C
5 2 (2.99%) C++
5 2 (2.99%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.49%) Delphi
6 1 (1.49%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.49%) Java
6 1 (1.49%) Pascal
6 1 (1.49%) PHP
6 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.49%) Python
6 1 (1.49%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.94%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (11.94%) Atlassian
2 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.97%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle
4 1 (1.49%) SAP