Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 20 November 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 > Dorset
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 23 9
Rank change year-on-year +6 -14 +6
Contract jobs citing C# 25 22 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 8.45% 5.00% 10.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.01% 13.58% 32.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 20
Dorset median daily rate £388 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% +1.45% +2.22%
10th Percentile £317 £235 £208
90th Percentile £425 £406 £453
South West median daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.93% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 11
Dorset median hourly rate - - £37.50
South West median hourly rate £40.50 £39.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year +3.85% -4.88% +2.50%

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 Dorset with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Dorset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 119 162 145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 40.20% 36.82% 32.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 110 63
Dorset median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £306 £238 £213
90th Percentile £469 £488 £470
South West median daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year +6.90% -2.03% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 27
Dorset median hourly rate £41.15 £24.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.26% -34.00% +56.25%
10th Percentile £37.25 £16.25 £26.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £36.88 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year +6.67% -4.46% +12.38%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for C# in Dorset

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Dorset

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Dorset over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Dorset

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Dorset

C#
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Bournemouth +16 17 £400 +8.47% 13
C#
South West

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Dorset region with a requirement for C#.

1 23 (92.00%) .NET
2 17 (68.00%) MVC
3 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET
4 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (48.00%) SQL
6 11 (44.00%) jQuery
7 10 (40.00%) .NET Framework
7 10 (40.00%) HTML
7 10 (40.00%) AngularJS
8 9 (36.00%) CSS
8 9 (36.00%) Windows
9 8 (32.00%) Entity Framework
10 7 (28.00%) OO
10 7 (28.00%) WCF
10 7 (28.00%) TDD
11 6 (24.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (24.00%) System Testing
11 6 (24.00%) Data Extraction
11 6 (24.00%) MVVM
11 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
12 5 (20.00%) Web Development
13 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
13 4 (16.00%) Mobile App
13 4 (16.00%) SDLC
14 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
14 3 (12.00%) Xamarin
14 3 (12.00%) REST
14 3 (12.00%) Android

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (4.00%) EPiServer
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
1 1 (4.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (12.00%) NUnit
1 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.00%) FxCop
2 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) JIRA
2 2 (8.00%) ReSharper
3 1 (4.00%) MSTest
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (36.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Software Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Software Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (12.00%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (4.00%) EPiServer Developer
7 1 (4.00%) IT Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (92.00%) .NET
2 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (44.00%) jQuery
4 10 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 10 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 10 (40.00%) HTML
5 9 (36.00%) CSS
6 8 (32.00%) Entity Framework
7 7 (28.00%) WCF
8 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (12.00%) REST
9 3 (12.00%) Web Services
9 3 (12.00%) XML
9 3 (12.00%) XSLT
10 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (8.00%) React
11 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Core
11 1 (4.00%) Kendo UI
11 1 (4.00%) NancyFx
11 1 (4.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Android
3 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) MVC
2 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (28.00%) OO
3 7 (28.00%) TDD
4 6 (24.00%) Data Extraction
4 6 (24.00%) MVVM
4 6 (24.00%) System Testing
4 6 (24.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (20.00%) Web Development
6 4 (16.00%) SDLC
7 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (12.00%) Migration
7 3 (12.00%) Scrum
7 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Embedded Software Development
8 2 (8.00%) OOP
8 2 (8.00%) Web Application Development
9 1 (4.00%) Android Development
9 1 (4.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (48.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) C
2 2 (8.00%) C++
2 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.00%) Apple Swift
3 1 (4.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.00%) VBA
3 1 (4.00%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Xamarin
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Sitecore