Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 24 33
Rank change year-on-year +9 +9 +6
Contract jobs citing C# 351 228 231
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 9.37% 6.39% 5.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.01% 19.71% 16.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 120 143
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
10th Percentile £308 £263 £285
90th Percentile £487 £438 £457
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 24 17
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.71% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £23.80 £37.50 £28.15
90th Percentile £47.75 £46.00 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £40.75 £45.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year -9.44% +18.42% -13.14%

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 1,462 1,157 1,437
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 39.04% 32.45% 34.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 889 660 930
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% +0.69%
10th Percentile £308 £262 £275
90th Percentile £550 £503 £488
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 66 87
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.19% +7.69%
10th Percentile £20.00 £28.75 £18.93
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.38 £58.75
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 15 August 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 -3 59 £425 +34.92% 46
Portsmouth -1 57 £350 +7.69% 31
Basingstoke +43 52 £425 -2.86% 31
Farnborough +6 37 £400 +6.67% 10
Andover +6 19 £425 -10.53% 6
Hook +13 16 £420 +33.33%
Havant +6 15 £450 +44.00% 9
Winchester -3 12 £350 -7.28% 8
Fareham -8 8 £400 +6.67% 8
Gosport - 7 £413 -
Eastleigh -6 6 £400 - 5
Fleet -3 3 £398 -3.64% 2
Aldershot - 3 £310 - 3
Lyndhurst - 1 - -
C#
South East

For the 6 months to 15 August 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#.

1 241 (68.66%) .NET
2 177 (50.43%) Agile Software Development
3 133 (37.89%) JavaScript
4 130 (37.04%) SQL Server
5 107 (30.48%) MVC
6 104 (29.63%) Microsoft
7 100 (28.49%) ASP.NET
8 98 (27.92%) SQL
9 93 (26.50%) .NET Framework
10 80 (22.79%) Microsoft Azure
11 76 (21.65%) TDD
11 76 (21.65%) HTML
12 71 (20.23%) CSS
13 66 (18.80%) Visual Studio
14 65 (18.52%) Test Automation
14 65 (18.52%) Security Cleared
15 64 (18.23%) jQuery
16 62 (17.66%) Team Foundation Server
17 61 (17.38%) AngularJS
17 61 (17.38%) ASP.NET Web API
18 60 (17.09%) ASP.NET MVC
19 58 (16.52%) SC Cleared
20 55 (15.67%) WCF
21 51 (14.53%) Web Services
22 47 (13.39%) Scrum
23 44 (12.54%) Entity Framework
24 43 (12.25%) Finance
25 42 (11.97%) XML
26 39 (11.11%) BDD
26 39 (11.11%) Selenium

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 37 (10.54%) SharePoint
2 27 (7.69%) IIS
3 23 (6.55%) BizTalk Server
4 16 (4.56%) SharePoint 2010
4 16 (4.56%) SharePoint 2013
5 11 (3.13%) CMS
6 6 (1.71%) Umbraco
7 5 (1.42%) EPiServer
8 4 (1.14%) LiveCycle
9 3 (0.85%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.28%) Confluence
11 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.28%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.28%) SAS
11 1 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (4.27%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.71%) InfoPath
2 6 (1.71%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.42%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (5.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 80 (22.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.28%) Office 365
2 8 (2.28%) Serverless
3 6 (1.71%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (1.14%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.57%) Azure Functions
5 2 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.28%) Google Play
6 1 (0.28%) NuGet
6 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.13%) Internet
2 11 (3.13%) PuTTY
2 11 (3.13%) SNMP
3 9 (2.56%) DNS
3 9 (2.56%) SMTP
4 8 (2.28%) IMAP
5 7 (1.99%) Wireless
6 5 (1.42%) Firewall
6 5 (1.42%) HTTP
6 5 (1.42%) WinSCP
7 4 (1.14%) LAN
7 4 (1.14%) SAN
7 4 (1.14%) WAN
8 2 (0.57%) Network Security
9 1 (0.28%) 4G
9 1 (0.28%) AMQP
9 1 (0.28%) FTP
9 1 (0.28%) Intranet
9 1 (0.28%) PPP
9 1 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 28 (7.98%) Relational Database
3 13 (3.70%) MySQL
3 13 (3.70%) RDBMS
4 12 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (2.56%) Oracle Database
6 8 (2.28%) MongoDB
6 8 (2.28%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (1.99%) Data Mining
7 7 (1.99%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (1.71%) Power BI
8 6 (1.71%) Spotfire
9 5 (1.42%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.42%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (1.14%) GIS
10 4 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 66 (18.80%) Visual Studio
2 62 (17.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 39 (11.11%) Selenium
4 38 (10.83%) Git (software)
5 24 (6.84%) TeamCity
6 22 (6.27%) Octopus Deploy
6 22 (6.27%) Visual Studio Team System
7 15 (4.27%) JIRA
7 15 (4.27%) SpecFlow
8 13 (3.70%) Jenkins
9 10 (2.85%) HP UFT
9 10 (2.85%) NUnit
9 10 (2.85%) ReSharper
10 9 (2.56%) SonarQube
11 8 (2.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (2.28%) Bitbucket
11 8 (2.28%) InstallShield
11 8 (2.28%) Protractor
12 7 (1.99%) LoadRunner
13 6 (1.71%) Subversion
General
1 43 (12.25%) Finance
2 10 (2.85%) Banking
3 7 (1.99%) Manufacturing
3 7 (1.99%) Telecoms
4 3 (0.85%) Advertising
4 3 (0.85%) Electronics
5 2 (0.57%) Back Office
5 2 (0.57%) Billing
5 2 (0.57%) Publishing
5 2 (0.57%) Retail
6 1 (0.28%) Automotive
6 1 (0.28%) Front Office
6 1 (0.28%) Games
6 1 (0.28%) Legal
6 1 (0.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 235 (66.95%) Developer
2 86 (24.50%) .NET Developer
3 79 (22.51%) C# Developer
4 36 (10.26%) Software Developer
5 32 (9.12%) Full Stack Developer
6 31 (8.83%) C# .NET Developer
7 29 (8.26%) Analyst
8 22 (6.27%) Senior Developer
9 19 (5.41%) Microsoft Developer
10 18 (5.13%) ASP.NET Developer
11 15 (4.27%) SharePoint Developer
11 15 (4.27%) Test Analyst
12 14 (3.99%) Azure Developer
12 14 (3.99%) Software Engineer
12 14 (3.99%) Web Developer
13 12 (3.42%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 12 (3.42%) BizTalk Developer
13 12 (3.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 11 (3.13%) Tester
15 10 (2.85%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 241 (68.66%) .NET
2 100 (28.49%) ASP.NET
3 93 (26.50%) .NET Framework
4 76 (21.65%) HTML
5 71 (20.23%) CSS
6 64 (18.23%) jQuery
7 61 (17.38%) AngularJS
7 61 (17.38%) ASP.NET Web API
8 60 (17.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 55 (15.67%) WCF
10 51 (14.53%) Web Services
11 44 (12.54%) Entity Framework
12 42 (11.97%) XML
13 30 (8.55%) .NET Core
14 26 (7.41%) RESTful
15 25 (7.12%) REST
16 21 (5.98%) SOAP
17 18 (5.13%) Ajax
18 16 (4.56%) LINQ
18 16 (4.56%) React
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (3.99%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (2.85%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.56%) Mainframe
5 9 (2.56%) User Experience
6 8 (2.28%) W3C
7 5 (1.42%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (1.14%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.14%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.14%) Virtual Team
9 3 (0.85%) Arduino
9 3 (0.85%) Fintech
9 3 (0.85%) Life Science
9 3 (0.85%) Raspberry Pi
10 2 (0.57%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.57%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.57%) PKI
11 1 (0.28%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.28%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 38 (10.83%) Windows
2 24 (6.84%) Linux
3 11 (3.13%) Unix
3 11 (3.13%) Windows Server
4 6 (1.71%) Android
4 6 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.57%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.28%) VMS
7 1 (0.28%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (50.43%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (30.48%) MVC
3 76 (21.65%) TDD
4 65 (18.52%) Test Automation
5 47 (13.39%) Scrum
6 39 (11.11%) BDD
6 39 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
7 37 (10.54%) Continuous Integration
8 36 (10.26%) OO
9 35 (9.97%) Software Engineering
10 32 (9.12%) Unit Testing
11 30 (8.55%) CRM
12 26 (7.41%) Kanban
13 25 (7.12%) Workflow
14 23 (6.55%) Mentoring
15 21 (5.98%) Web Development
16 20 (5.70%) Test Scripting
17 19 (5.41%) API Development
17 19 (5.41%) E-Commerce
17 19 (5.41%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 133 (37.89%) JavaScript
2 98 (27.92%) SQL
3 33 (9.40%) Java
4 27 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 27 (7.69%) VB.NET
5 24 (6.84%) C++
6 19 (5.41%) C
7 10 (2.85%) Perl
7 10 (2.85%) VB
8 8 (2.28%) Python
8 8 (2.28%) T-SQL
8 8 (2.28%) TypeScript
9 7 (1.99%) F#
10 5 (1.42%) Bash Shell
10 5 (1.42%) MATLAB
10 5 (1.42%) PHP
10 5 (1.42%) VBA
10 5 (1.42%) VBScript
11 4 (1.14%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.28%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 65 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 58 (16.52%) SC Cleared
3 26 (7.41%) Degree
4 13 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 11 (3.13%) ISEB
6 10 (2.85%) ISTQB
7 7 (1.99%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 4 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (0.85%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.85%) ISEB Practitioner
9 3 (0.85%) MCSE
9 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.28%) CISM
11 1 (0.28%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.70%) QA
2 4 (1.14%) SLA
3 2 (0.57%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (1.99%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.71%) Docker
3 5 (1.42%) vSphere
4 4 (1.14%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (3.42%) HP ALM
2 5 (1.42%) Perfmon
2 5 (1.42%) SCOM
3 3 (0.85%) SCCM
4 1 (0.28%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.28%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.28%) PowerCLI
4 1 (0.28%) vRealize
Vendors
1 104 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 38 (10.83%) Oracle
3 16 (4.56%) HP
4 10 (2.85%) Blue Prism
5 9 (2.56%) Atlassian
5 9 (2.56%) Automation Anywhere
5 9 (2.56%) UiPath
6 8 (2.28%) VMware
6 8 (2.28%) Xamarin
7 7 (1.99%) ComArch
8 6 (1.71%) Capita
9 5 (1.42%) Perfecto Mobile
10 4 (1.14%) Adobe
10 4 (1.14%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.14%) Software AG
10 4 (1.14%) webMethods
11 3 (0.85%) Nintex
11 3 (0.85%) SAP
12 2 (0.57%) Rackspace
12 2 (0.57%) Sitecore