Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 16 November 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 27 28
Rank change year-on-year +12 +1 +3
Contract jobs citing C# 334 219 244
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 8.95% 6.11% 6.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.47% 19.75% 19.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 135 142
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £365 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.59% +0.69% +3.57%
10th Percentile £308 £263 £276
90th Percentile £488 £445 £475
South East median daily rate £420 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +12.00% - +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 23
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £23.50 £40.13 £37.50
90th Percentile £50.50 £46.75 £46.95
South East median hourly rate £41.50 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -7.78% +5.88% -

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 Hampshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,556 1,109 1,282
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 41.72% 30.95% 32.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,022 647 776
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% -
10th Percentile £313 £250 £263
90th Percentile £559 £500 £500
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 54 81
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £44.06 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.54% +3.66% +13.33%
10th Percentile £23.50 £21.87 £30.00
90th Percentile £52.45 £50.53 £58.75
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for C# in Hampshire

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Hampshire

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Hampshire over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Hampshire

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Hampshire

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Hampshire over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for C# in Hampshire

C#
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 16 November 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
Southampton -5 77 £438 +19.86% 35
Portsmouth -1 66 £350 +4.48% 32
Basingstoke +20 30 £400 -11.11% 31
Farnborough +9 28 £413 +10.00% 18
Havant +6 24 £490 +40.00% 4
Andover +9 15 £394 -17.11% 3
Eastleigh -4 9 £400 - 3
Gosport - 9 £406 - 2
Hook +9 8 £375 +45.63% 3
Fareham -12 8 £390 +4.00% 23
Aldershot - 5 £325 - 4
Winchester -7 4 £370 -8.92% 11
Alton - 1 £500 -
C#
South East

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for C#.

1 224 (67.07%) .NET
2 159 (47.60%) Agile Software Development
3 143 (42.81%) JavaScript
4 136 (40.72%) MVC
5 133 (39.82%) SQL Server
6 124 (37.13%) ASP.NET
7 93 (27.84%) ASP.NET Web API
8 92 (27.54%) CSS
9 87 (26.05%) SQL
10 85 (25.45%) .NET Framework
11 83 (24.85%) Microsoft
11 83 (24.85%) Microsoft Azure
12 82 (24.55%) HTML
13 79 (23.65%) TDD
14 77 (23.05%) ASP.NET MVC
15 62 (18.56%) jQuery
16 61 (18.26%) Visual Studio
17 59 (17.66%) AngularJS
18 57 (17.07%) WCF
19 50 (14.97%) Entity Framework
20 48 (14.37%) XML
20 48 (14.37%) OO
21 46 (13.77%) Test Automation
22 45 (13.47%) Security Cleared
22 45 (13.47%) Scrum
23 44 (13.17%) Web Services
24 42 (12.57%) Software Engineering
25 40 (11.98%) Git (software)
26 37 (11.08%) Team Foundation Server
27 36 (10.78%) Windows

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 25 (7.49%) IIS
2 20 (5.99%) SharePoint
3 15 (4.49%) CMS
4 14 (4.19%) SharePoint 2010
5 11 (3.29%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (1.80%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.20%) Confluence
7 4 (1.20%) EPiServer
7 4 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.90%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.90%) LiveCycle
8 3 (0.90%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.30%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.30%) Kentico
Applications
1 12 (3.59%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.40%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.60%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 83 (24.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (5.39%) Serverless
3 11 (3.29%) Office 365
4 7 (2.10%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.20%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (1.20%) PaaS
6 3 (0.90%) Azure Functions
7 2 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.30%) Google Play
8 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.29%) Internet
2 11 (3.29%) DNS
3 10 (2.99%) IMAP
3 10 (2.99%) SMTP
4 7 (2.10%) SNMP
5 5 (1.50%) Intranet
6 4 (1.20%) PuTTY
6 4 (1.20%) SAN
7 3 (0.90%) HTTP
8 2 (0.60%) Broadband
8 2 (0.60%) Network Security
8 2 (0.60%) RFID
8 2 (0.60%) WinSCP
8 2 (0.60%) Wireless
9 1 (0.30%) Firewall
9 1 (0.30%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (39.82%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.99%) Relational Database
3 15 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (2.99%) Power BI
5 9 (2.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (2.40%) NoSQL
6 8 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.10%) Spotfire
8 6 (1.80%) MongoDB
8 6 (1.80%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.50%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (1.20%) Big Data
10 4 (1.20%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.20%) MySQL
10 4 (1.20%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.20%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.90%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (0.90%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 61 (18.26%) Visual Studio
2 40 (11.98%) Git (software)
3 37 (11.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 33 (9.88%) Visual Studio Team System
5 31 (9.28%) Selenium
6 20 (5.99%) JIRA
7 18 (5.39%) TeamCity
8 16 (4.79%) Octopus Deploy
9 14 (4.19%) SpecFlow
10 11 (3.29%) Protractor
11 10 (2.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 10 (2.99%) NUnit
12 9 (2.69%) InstallShield
13 7 (2.10%) Bitbucket
14 6 (1.80%) HP UFT
14 6 (1.80%) Subversion
14 6 (1.80%) WebDriver
15 5 (1.50%) Appium
15 5 (1.50%) Cucumber
16 4 (1.20%) LabVIEW
General
1 20 (5.99%) Finance
2 5 (1.50%) Manufacturing
3 4 (1.20%) Banking
3 4 (1.20%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.60%) Automotive
4 2 (0.60%) Electronics
4 2 (0.60%) Legal
4 2 (0.60%) Marketing
5 1 (0.30%) Advertising
5 1 (0.30%) Publishing
5 1 (0.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 231 (69.16%) Developer
2 110 (32.93%) .NET Developer
3 90 (26.95%) C# Developer
4 37 (11.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 33 (9.88%) Full Stack Developer
6 32 (9.58%) Software Developer
7 28 (8.38%) ASP.NET Developer
8 23 (6.89%) Analyst
9 20 (5.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 18 (5.39%) Software Engineer
11 17 (5.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 14 (4.19%) Senior Developer
13 11 (3.29%) Test Analyst
14 10 (2.99%) Senior .NET Developer
14 10 (2.99%) SQL Developer
14 10 (2.99%) Tester
15 9 (2.69%) Test Engineer
15 9 (2.69%) Web Developer
16 8 (2.40%) Senior Software Engineer
16 8 (2.40%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (67.07%) .NET
2 124 (37.13%) ASP.NET
3 93 (27.84%) ASP.NET Web API
4 92 (27.54%) CSS
5 85 (25.45%) .NET Framework
6 82 (24.55%) HTML
7 77 (23.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 62 (18.56%) jQuery
9 59 (17.66%) AngularJS
10 57 (17.07%) WCF
11 50 (14.97%) Entity Framework
12 48 (14.37%) XML
13 44 (13.17%) Web Services
14 35 (10.48%) .NET Core
15 27 (8.08%) React
15 27 (8.08%) RESTful
16 26 (7.78%) LINQ
17 24 (7.19%) REST
18 23 (6.89%) SOAP
19 20 (5.99%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (3.29%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (2.40%) W3C
4 7 (2.10%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.50%) Algorithms
5 5 (1.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (1.50%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (1.50%) User Experience
6 4 (1.20%) Fintech
6 4 (1.20%) Virtual Team
7 3 (0.90%) Life Science
8 2 (0.60%) Arduino
8 2 (0.60%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.60%) Device Driver
8 2 (0.60%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.60%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.60%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.60%) Raspberry Pi
9 1 (0.30%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 36 (10.78%) Windows
2 13 (3.89%) Linux
2 13 (3.89%) Windows Server
3 8 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (1.80%) Android
5 3 (0.90%) Unix
5 3 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (47.60%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (40.72%) MVC
3 79 (23.65%) TDD
4 48 (14.37%) OO
5 46 (13.77%) Test Automation
6 45 (13.47%) Scrum
7 42 (12.57%) Software Engineering
8 34 (10.18%) Continuous Integration
9 33 (9.88%) BDD
10 31 (9.28%) Problem-Solving
11 26 (7.78%) Unit Testing
12 25 (7.49%) OOP
13 23 (6.89%) API Development
14 18 (5.39%) Continuous Improvement
14 18 (5.39%) Web Development
15 17 (5.09%) CRM
15 17 (5.09%) Kanban
15 17 (5.09%) Migration
16 16 (4.79%) Inversion of Control
16 16 (4.79%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 143 (42.81%) JavaScript
2 87 (26.05%) SQL
3 24 (7.19%) Java
4 17 (5.09%) PowerShell
4 17 (5.09%) VB.NET
5 15 (4.49%) C
5 15 (4.49%) T-SQL
6 14 (4.19%) C++
7 9 (2.69%) TypeScript
7 9 (2.69%) VB
8 7 (2.10%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.20%) Python
9 4 (1.20%) VBScript
10 3 (0.90%) F#
11 2 (0.60%) Delphi
11 2 (0.60%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.60%) Perl
11 2 (0.60%) PHP
11 2 (0.60%) R
11 2 (0.60%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 45 (13.47%) Security Cleared
2 32 (9.58%) SC Cleared
3 16 (4.79%) Degree
4 12 (3.59%) ISEB
5 10 (2.99%) ISTQB
5 10 (2.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (2.10%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 5 (1.50%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (0.90%) MCSE
8 3 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.60%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.60%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.60%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.30%) CISM
10 1 (0.30%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.89%) QA
2 1 (0.30%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (3.59%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.50%) Docker
3 3 (0.90%) vSphere
4 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.30%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (2.69%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.30%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.30%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 83 (24.85%) Microsoft
2 20 (5.99%) Oracle
3 12 (3.59%) HP
4 11 (3.29%) Atlassian
5 7 (2.10%) Xamarin
6 6 (1.80%) VMware
7 5 (1.50%) Perfecto Mobile
7 5 (1.50%) Telerik
8 4 (1.20%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.90%) Adobe
9 3 (0.90%) Blue Prism
9 3 (0.90%) Nintex
10 2 (0.60%) Automation Anywhere
10 2 (0.60%) Cloudera
10 2 (0.60%) Rackspace
10 2 (0.60%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.60%) Software AG
10 2 (0.60%) Sybase
10 2 (0.60%) UiPath
10 2 (0.60%) webMethods