Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 26 29
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3 +7
Contract jobs citing C# 215 251 266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 6.04% 6.45% 5.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.82% 19.62% 16.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 147 164
Hampshire median daily rate £365 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.29% -1.41%
10th Percentile £263 £279 £263
90th Percentile £469 £488 £449
South East median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 23 17
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +30.77%
10th Percentile £41.25 £37.50 £36.25
90th Percentile £46.94 £46.95 £48.44
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +13.33%

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 1085 1279 1619
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 30.49% 32.85% 36.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 624 771 999
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £370 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +1.37% +4.29%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £263
90th Percentile £510 £500 £481
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 77 88
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.06 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £21.87 £31.25 £14.03
90th Percentile £50.68 £58.97 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +11.80% +7.33% +7.14%

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 24 November 2017.

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#
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 24 November 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
Southampton +28 58 £365 +12.31% 35
Portsmouth +13 44 £330 -0.75% 7
Fareham +2 16 £375 +25.00% 4
Basingstoke -27 14 £450 +16.13% 14
Eastleigh +6 11 £375 +15.38% 2
Havant -11 11 £388 +16.98%
Farnborough +7 8 £375 -11.76% 2
Winchester 0 5 £406 +14.84% 14
Hook +2 3 £250 -25.48% 1
Andover -7 3 £475 +31.03% 10
Fleet - 2 £269 -
Waterlooville - 1 £188 - 1
C#
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for C#.

1 149 (69.30%) .NET
2 108 (50.23%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (46.51%) SQL Server
4 94 (43.72%) JavaScript
5 88 (40.93%) Microsoft
6 87 (40.47%) MVC
7 71 (33.02%) CSS
8 70 (32.56%) HTML
9 67 (31.16%) Visual Studio
10 63 (29.30%) ASP.NET
11 58 (26.98%) SQL
12 50 (23.26%) Team Foundation Server
13 45 (20.93%) Test Automation
13 45 (20.93%) XML
14 44 (20.47%) Windows
15 42 (19.53%) ASP.NET Web API
16 38 (17.67%) SDLC
17 37 (17.21%) .NET Framework
18 36 (16.74%) WCF
18 36 (16.74%) Web Services
18 36 (16.74%) REST
19 34 (15.81%) Scrum
19 34 (15.81%) jQuery
19 34 (15.81%) TDD
20 32 (14.88%) ASP.NET MVC
21 31 (14.42%) Web Development
22 30 (13.95%) TypeScript
23 28 (13.02%) Ajax
23 28 (13.02%) Git (software)
24 24 (11.16%) 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 16 (7.44%) SharePoint
2 11 (5.12%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (1.86%) IIS
4 4 (1.86%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.93%) CMS
5 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.47%) Commerce Server
6 1 (0.47%) Kentico
6 1 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (1.86%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.47%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 14 (6.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.86%) IaaS
2 4 (1.86%) PaaS
3 3 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.40%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (1.40%) Serverless
4 2 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.93%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.47%) npm
5 1 (0.47%) Office 365
5 1 (0.47%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.84%) TCP/IP
2 11 (5.12%) Network Security
3 8 (3.72%) CTI
4 7 (3.26%) Internet
5 4 (1.86%) SNMP
5 4 (1.86%) Wireshark
6 3 (1.40%) DNS
6 3 (1.40%) IMAP
6 3 (1.40%) Kerberos
6 3 (1.40%) LDAP
6 3 (1.40%) SMS
6 3 (1.40%) SMTP
6 3 (1.40%) VoIP
7 2 (0.93%) Broadband
7 2 (0.93%) Intranet
8 1 (0.47%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.47%) RTP
8 1 (0.47%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (46.51%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (5.12%) Relational Database
4 9 (4.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (3.26%) MongoDB
5 7 (3.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (2.79%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.33%) SQL Server 2016
7 5 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.86%) DocumentDB
8 4 (1.86%) GIS
8 4 (1.86%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.93%) SSDT
10 1 (0.47%) DB2
10 1 (0.47%) MySQL
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 67 (31.16%) Visual Studio
2 50 (23.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (13.02%) Git (software)
4 24 (11.16%) Selenium
5 10 (4.65%) NuGet
5 10 (4.65%) NUnit
5 10 (4.65%) SpecFlow
5 10 (4.65%) WiX
6 9 (4.19%) Rational DOORS
7 8 (3.72%) Moq
8 7 (3.26%) Cucumber
8 7 (3.26%) JIRA
9 6 (2.79%) webpack
10 5 (2.33%) Eclipse
10 5 (2.33%) SoapUI
10 5 (2.33%) Visual Studio Team System
11 4 (1.86%) MSTest
11 4 (1.86%) NetBeans
11 4 (1.86%) StarTeam
12 3 (1.40%) FishEye
General
1 10 (4.65%) Retail
2 9 (4.19%) Finance
3 5 (2.33%) Aerospace
3 5 (2.33%) Back Office
4 3 (1.40%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.47%) Banking
5 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 160 (74.42%) Developer
2 77 (35.81%) .NET Developer
3 60 (27.91%) C# Developer
4 30 (13.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 24 (11.16%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 16 (7.44%) Software Engineer
7 14 (6.51%) Senior Developer
8 13 (6.05%) Analyst
9 11 (5.12%) Software Developer
10 9 (4.19%) Microsoft Developer
10 9 (4.19%) Tester
11 8 (3.72%) ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (3.72%) Full Stack Developer
11 8 (3.72%) Senior .NET Developer
12 7 (3.26%) .NET Web Developer
12 7 (3.26%) Applications Developer
12 7 (3.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (3.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 7 (3.26%) Web Developer
13 6 (2.79%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (69.30%) .NET
2 71 (33.02%) CSS
3 70 (32.56%) HTML
4 63 (29.30%) ASP.NET
5 45 (20.93%) XML
6 42 (19.53%) ASP.NET Web API
7 37 (17.21%) .NET Framework
8 36 (16.74%) REST
8 36 (16.74%) WCF
8 36 (16.74%) Web Services
9 34 (15.81%) jQuery
10 32 (14.88%) ASP.NET MVC
11 28 (13.02%) Ajax
12 24 (11.16%) AngularJS
12 24 (11.16%) Entity Framework
13 18 (8.37%) JSON
14 16 (7.44%) Kendo UI
14 16 (7.44%) LINQ
15 14 (6.51%) LINQ to SQL
16 13 (6.05%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.05%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.58%) User Experience
3 10 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.79%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.86%) Driving Licence
5 4 (1.86%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.86%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.40%) EPoS
6 3 (1.40%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.40%) W3C
7 2 (0.93%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.93%) Fintech
7 2 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.47%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.47%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.47%) NHS
8 1 (0.47%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 44 (20.47%) Windows
2 4 (1.86%) Linux
2 4 (1.86%) Unix
2 4 (1.86%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.47%) Android
3 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (50.23%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (40.47%) MVC
3 45 (20.93%) Test Automation
4 38 (17.67%) SDLC
5 34 (15.81%) Scrum
5 34 (15.81%) TDD
6 31 (14.42%) Web Development
7 24 (11.16%) OOP
7 24 (11.16%) Software Engineering
8 19 (8.84%) Multithreading
9 18 (8.37%) OOD
10 17 (7.91%) BDD
11 16 (7.44%) Dependency Injection
12 15 (6.98%) OWASP
12 15 (6.98%) Unit Testing
13 14 (6.51%) CRM
14 13 (6.05%) Continuous Improvement
14 13 (6.05%) OO
14 13 (6.05%) SOLID
15 12 (5.58%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 94 (43.72%) JavaScript
2 58 (26.98%) SQL
3 30 (13.95%) TypeScript
4 18 (8.37%) C++
5 16 (7.44%) Java
6 9 (4.19%) F#
6 9 (4.19%) PowerShell
6 9 (4.19%) T-SQL
7 7 (3.26%) Python
8 6 (2.79%) VB.NET
9 5 (2.33%) ES6
10 4 (1.86%) Lua
10 4 (1.86%) Objective-C
10 4 (1.86%) VBScript
11 2 (0.93%) C
11 2 (0.93%) VBA
12 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.47%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.47%) VB
12 1 (0.47%) XAML
Qualifications
1 23 (10.70%) Security Cleared
2 22 (10.23%) SC Cleared
3 17 (7.91%) Degree
4 8 (3.72%) ISTQB
5 6 (2.79%) ISEB
6 2 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.65%) QA
2 2 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.93%) MIL-STD-1553
3 1 (0.47%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (2.33%) Docker
2 3 (1.40%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.47%) vSphere
3 1 (0.47%) zsh
Systems Management
1 5 (2.33%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.40%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.47%) Terraform
Vendors
1 88 (40.93%) Microsoft
2 20 (9.30%) Telerik
3 9 (4.19%) Xamarin
4 6 (2.79%) Oracle
5 4 (1.86%) ESRI
5 4 (1.86%) Sitecore
5 4 (1.86%) Tableau
6 3 (1.40%) CyberArk
6 3 (1.40%) Lieberman
6 3 (1.40%) Thycotic
7 2 (0.93%) Perfecto Mobile
7 2 (0.93%) Sybase
8 1 (0.47%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.47%) HP
8 1 (0.47%) IBM
8 1 (0.47%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.47%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.47%) Software AG
8 1 (0.47%) webMethods