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 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
South West / Dorset
Rank 14 13 6
Rank change year-on-year -1 -7  
Contract jobs citing C# 7 17 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 7.45% 7.36% 16.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.67% 20.99% 52.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 22
Median daily rate £425 £400 £253
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +58.41%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 13
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
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 Dorset with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 42 81 74
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 44.68% 35.06% 32.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 40 42
Median daily rate £325 £438 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.71% +43.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £288 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £600 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 15
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +32.03%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 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 Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 23 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
Bournemouth -3 4 - - 11
C#
South West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 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 Dorset region with a requirement for C#.

1 11 (73.33%) .NET
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (33.33%) CSS
4 5 (33.33%) SDLC
5 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
5 4 (26.67%) HTML
5 4 (26.67%) MVC
5 4 (26.67%) OOD
6 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (20.00%) LoadRunner
6 3 (20.00%) JMeter
6 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 3 (20.00%) Performance Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Load Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Ajax
6 3 (20.00%) Selenium
6 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (13.33%) Front End Development
7 2 (13.33%) WCF
7 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
7 2 (13.33%) jQuery
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (13.33%) BDD
7 2 (13.33%) TDD
7 2 (13.33%) SQL
7 2 (13.33%) Windows

C#
Top Related 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 1 (6.67%) CMS
1 1 (6.67%) Kentico
1 1 (6.67%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) JMeter
1 3 (20.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (20.00%) Selenium
1 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Performance Tester
3 3 (20.00%) Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Android Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Angular Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) CRM Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) .NET
2 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
3 5 (33.33%) CSS
4 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
4 4 (26.67%) HTML
5 3 (20.00%) Ajax
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
6 2 (13.33%) jQuery
6 2 (13.33%) WCF
7 1 (6.67%) Classic ASP
7 1 (6.67%) CSS3
7 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
7 1 (6.67%) HTML5
7 1 (6.67%) NHibernate
7 1 (6.67%) REST
7 1 (6.67%) SOAP
7 1 (6.67%) Web Services
7 1 (6.67%) WinForms
7 1 (6.67%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Android
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) SDLC
3 4 (26.67%) MVC
3 4 (26.67%) OOD
4 3 (20.00%) Load Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (13.33%) BDD
5 2 (13.33%) Front End Development
5 2 (13.33%) TDD
6 1 (6.67%) Android Development
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.67%) CRM
6 1 (6.67%) HOOD
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) SOA
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby
4 1 (6.67%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
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