Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 January 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 > Gloucestershire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 22 16
Rank change year-on-year 0 -6 +15
Contract jobs citing C# 38 63 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 6.11% 7.61% 9.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.79% 13.88% 19.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 46 62
Gloucestershire median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - +1.45%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £257
90th Percentile £550 £497 £473
South West median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 9
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £15.50 - £45.00
10th Percentile £15.25 - £39.75
90th Percentile £15.75 - £72.72
South West median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -2.50% -5.88% +11.11%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 257 454 510
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 41.32% 54.83% 51.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 275 266
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £270 £288 £258
90th Percentile £563 £563 £525
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +8.25% -1.47% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 49 35
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -29.41% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22.50 £24.50 £26.25
90th Percentile £46.00 £47.50 £54.90
South West median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -2.50% -3.61% +18.57%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for C# in Gloucestershire

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Gloucestershire

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Gloucestershire

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Gloucestershire

C#
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
Cheltenham +1 18 £500 +33.33% 21
Gloucester -4 6 £350 - 13
Tewkesbury - 3 £425 - 1
Cirencester -2 1 - - 3
C#
South West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for C#.

1 26 (68.42%) .NET
2 15 (39.47%) HTML
2 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
2 15 (39.47%) CSS
3 14 (36.84%) Visual Studio
4 13 (34.21%) MVC
5 11 (28.95%) Test Automation
6 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET
6 10 (26.32%) SQL
7 9 (23.68%) Java
7 9 (23.68%) C++
7 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
8 8 (21.05%) Windows
8 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (18.42%) TDD
9 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
10 6 (15.79%) Scrum
10 6 (15.79%) HTML5
11 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (13.16%) Big Data
11 5 (13.16%) DevOps
11 5 (13.16%) XML
11 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
11 5 (13.16%) Unit Testing
11 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (13.16%) jQuery
11 5 (13.16%) DV Cleared
12 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
12 4 (10.53%) .NET Framework

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 2 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (2.63%) Apache
2 1 (2.63%) CMS
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.89%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (7.89%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.63%) Sage Pay
4 1 (2.63%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.26%) HTTP
3 1 (2.63%) DNS
3 1 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) Big Data
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (7.89%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (36.84%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.89%) Ant
2 3 (7.89%) Eclipse
2 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.89%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (5.26%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.26%) HP UFT
3 2 (5.26%) JIRA
3 2 (5.26%) JUnit
3 2 (5.26%) Maven
3 2 (5.26%) MSI
3 2 (5.26%) Selenium
3 2 (5.26%) SoapUI
3 2 (5.26%) WiX
4 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.63%) Gradle
4 1 (2.63%) Hudson
4 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (10.53%) Aerospace
2 3 (7.89%) Avionics
2 3 (7.89%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Automotive
3 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.63%) Games
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Developer
2 6 (15.79%) .NET Developer
3 4 (10.53%) Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) C++ Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Software Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Developer
5 2 (5.26%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.26%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (5.26%) HTML Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Administrator
6 1 (2.63%) Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) DBA
6 1 (2.63%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Programmer
6 1 (2.63%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (68.42%) .NET
2 15 (39.47%) CSS
2 15 (39.47%) HTML
3 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET
4 6 (15.79%) HTML5
5 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (13.16%) jQuery
5 5 (13.16%) XML
6 4 (10.53%) .NET Core
6 4 (10.53%) .NET Framework
6 4 (10.53%) AngularJS
6 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (10.53%) CSS3
6 4 (10.53%) React
7 3 (7.89%) Entity Framework
7 3 (7.89%) JSON
7 3 (7.89%) Visualforce
8 2 (5.26%) REST
8 2 (5.26%) SOAP
8 2 (5.26%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
1 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
2 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Unix
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) MVC
2 11 (28.95%) Test Automation
3 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (18.42%) TDD
5 6 (15.79%) Scrum
6 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (13.16%) DevOps
6 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
6 5 (13.16%) Unit Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Business Analysis
8 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (7.89%) Customer Requirements
9 2 (5.26%) BDD
9 2 (5.26%) Migration
9 2 (5.26%) Open Source
9 2 (5.26%) Web Development
10 1 (2.63%) Content Management
10 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Architecture
10 1 (2.63%) Software Testing
10 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
2 10 (26.32%) SQL
3 9 (23.68%) C++
3 9 (23.68%) Java
4 3 (7.89%) Apex Code
4 3 (7.89%) Python
4 3 (7.89%) VBScript
5 2 (5.26%) Groovy
5 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.26%) Ruby
5 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.63%) Jython
6 1 (2.63%) Perl
6 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.16%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) Degree
4 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Google
2 3 (7.89%) CA Agile Central
2 3 (7.89%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (5.26%) CA
3 2 (5.26%) HP
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (2.63%) Assembla
4 1 (2.63%) Blue Prism
4 1 (2.63%) CyberSource
4 1 (2.63%) Jitterbit
4 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.63%) Sage