Period
to 23 July 2017

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 23 July 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 > Gloucestershire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 37 14
Rank change year-on-year +19 -23 +13
Contract jobs citing C# 59 40 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 8.68% 4.18% 10.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.00% 8.39% 19.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 34 80
Gloucestershire median daily rate £365 £338 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.15% -7.22% +37.26%
10th Percentile £313 £299 £285
90th Percentile £458 £466 £441
South West median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year +7.14% +2.04% +5.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 3
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £15.13 £27.50 £41.50
90th Percentile £58.75 £62.50 £46.90
South West median hourly rate £41.50 £42.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year -1.78% +20.71% -17.65%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 281 477 530
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 41.32% 49.79% 56.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 219 344
Gloucestershire median daily rate £388 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -1.23% +15.71%
10th Percentile £244 £288 £286
90th Percentile £514 £575 £509
South West median daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 43 26
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.35% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26.00 £23.25 £26.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £53.45 £48.75
South West median hourly rate £43.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +3.57% +13.51% +2.78%

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 23 July 2017.

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#
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 23 July 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
Gloucester +6 24 £425 -2.30% 4
Cheltenham +11 12 £375 +17.19% 1
Tewkesbury - 5 £350 - 1
Cirencester -2 3 £330 +2.33% 1
C#
South West

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

1 41 (69.49%) .NET
2 34 (57.63%) SQL Server
3 32 (54.24%) MVC
4 27 (45.76%) JavaScript
5 25 (42.37%) ASP.NET
6 22 (37.29%) HTML
7 21 (35.59%) CSS
8 20 (33.90%) SQL
9 16 (27.12%) Visual Studio
9 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (25.42%) TDD
10 15 (25.42%) Team Foundation Server
11 14 (23.73%) jQuery
11 14 (23.73%) AngularJS
12 13 (22.03%) Security Cleared
12 13 (22.03%) ASP.NET Web API
12 13 (22.03%) Windows
13 12 (20.34%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (20.34%) Microsoft Azure
14 11 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (16.95%) HTML5
15 10 (16.95%) Java
15 10 (16.95%) Software Engineering
16 9 (15.25%) C++
16 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
16 9 (15.25%) SC Cleared
16 9 (15.25%) React
17 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 8 (13.56%) Unit Testing

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 6 (10.17%) Sitefinity
2 4 (6.78%) IIS
3 3 (5.08%) ArcGIS
3 3 (5.08%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.39%) SAS
4 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.69%) Confluence
5 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.69%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (13.56%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (10.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.69%) AMQP
2 1 (1.69%) Internet
2 1 (1.69%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (57.63%) SQL Server
2 12 (20.34%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (11.86%) NoSQL
3 7 (11.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (6.78%) Big Data
4 4 (6.78%) MongoDB
4 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database
5 3 (5.08%) Hadoop
5 3 (5.08%) MySQL
6 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.69%) MS Access
7 1 (1.69%) NonStop SQL
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (1.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (27.12%) Visual Studio
2 15 (25.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (11.86%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.39%) Ant
4 2 (3.39%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.39%) Gradle
4 2 (3.39%) Hudson
4 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.39%) JIRA
4 2 (3.39%) Subversion
4 2 (3.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.69%) IDA Disassembler
5 1 (1.69%) Metasploit
5 1 (1.69%) MSI
5 1 (1.69%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.69%) Selenium
5 1 (1.69%) WiX
General
1 7 (11.86%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Aerospace
3 3 (5.08%) Electronics
4 2 (3.39%) Games
5 1 (1.69%) Advertising
5 1 (1.69%) Automotive
5 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.69%) Marketing
5 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (81.36%) Developer
2 25 (42.37%) .NET Developer
3 21 (35.59%) C# Developer
4 8 (13.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (8.47%) C# WPF Developer
5 5 (8.47%) C++ Developer
5 5 (8.47%) Software Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) WPF Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.08%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) C++ Software Developer
7 3 (5.08%) SQL Developer
8 2 (3.39%) .NET Software Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Applications Developer
8 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.39%) C++/C# Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Data Analytics Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Java Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (69.49%) .NET
2 25 (42.37%) ASP.NET
3 22 (37.29%) HTML
4 21 (35.59%) CSS
5 14 (23.73%) AngularJS
5 14 (23.73%) jQuery
6 13 (22.03%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (16.95%) HTML5
8 9 (15.25%) React
9 8 (13.56%) .NET Framework
9 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 8 (13.56%) WCF
9 8 (13.56%) WPF
9 8 (13.56%) XML
10 6 (10.17%) CSS3
10 6 (10.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (10.17%) Web Services
11 5 (8.47%) Entity Framework
12 4 (6.78%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.78%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (6.78%) User Experience
3 3 (5.08%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (3.39%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.69%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.03%) Windows
2 3 (5.08%) Linux
3 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.39%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.69%) Unix
4 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (54.24%) MVC
2 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (25.42%) TDD
4 11 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (16.95%) Software Engineering
6 8 (13.56%) Test Automation
6 8 (13.56%) Unit Testing
7 7 (11.86%) Scrum
7 7 (11.86%) UML
8 6 (10.17%) OO
9 5 (8.47%) Web Development
10 4 (6.78%) MVVM
10 4 (6.78%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (5.08%) OOP
12 2 (3.39%) Configuration Management
12 2 (3.39%) Content Management
12 2 (3.39%) High Availability
12 2 (3.39%) MapReduce
12 2 (3.39%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 27 (45.76%) JavaScript
2 20 (33.90%) SQL
3 10 (16.95%) Java
4 9 (15.25%) C++
5 6 (10.17%) T-SQL
5 6 (10.17%) VB.NET
6 4 (6.78%) Python
7 3 (5.08%) TypeScript
7 3 (5.08%) XAML
8 2 (3.39%) Perl
8 2 (3.39%) VBA
9 1 (1.69%) C
9 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (22.03%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.25%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.08%) Degree
3 3 (5.08%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) MCPD
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.86%) Oracle
3 6 (10.17%) Google
4 3 (5.08%) ESRI
5 2 (3.39%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.39%) Teradata
5 2 (3.39%) Twitter
6 1 (1.69%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.69%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (1.69%) IBM
6 1 (1.69%) Kofax
6 1 (1.69%) RedGate
6 1 (1.69%) SAP
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