Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 24 49
Rank change year-on-year +5 +25 -8
Contract jobs citing C# 284 221 163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 7.42% 6.27% 3.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.85% 18.95% 12.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 105 102
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% +1.45% -1.43%
10th Percentile £306 £263 £285
90th Percentile £488 £438 £450
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 11
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.50 £42.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.71% +11.84% -2.56%
10th Percentile £23.58 £37.50 £36.25
90th Percentile £46.93 £46.00 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £40.50 £43.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -5.81% +14.67% -3.85%

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 1,300 1,166 1,329
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 33.94% 33.11% 32.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 763 695 867
Hampshire median daily rate £421 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.65% +3.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £301 £285 £269
90th Percentile £538 £525 £488
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +9.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 78 67
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.50 £43.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.81% +4.88% +5.13%
10th Percentile £19.00 £19.98 £15.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £54.00 £52.75
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +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 25 May 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 25 May 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 25 May 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
Basingstoke +22 63 £450 +9.09% 14
Portsmouth 0 34 £350 +7.69% 28
Farnborough - 29 £400 - 9
Southampton -12 25 £375 +15.38% 41
Andover +4 18 £425 +6.25% 10
Winchester +11 16 £340 -5.23% 9
Hook +15 14 £425 +31.78% 1
Fareham -9 14 £320 -8.57% 7
Havant +2 11 £369 +18.00% 5
Eastleigh -9 3 £450 +12.50% 9
Aldershot - 3 £310 - 1
Fleet - 3 £398 - 5
Lyndhurst - 1 - -
C#
South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 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#.

1 194 (68.31%) .NET
2 156 (54.93%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (34.51%) JavaScript
4 87 (30.63%) SQL Server
5 79 (27.82%) Test Automation
6 77 (27.11%) Microsoft
7 76 (26.76%) SQL
8 74 (26.06%) .NET Framework
9 68 (23.94%) Team Foundation Server
10 66 (23.24%) AngularJS
10 66 (23.24%) MVC
11 63 (22.18%) TDD
12 58 (20.42%) ASP.NET
12 58 (20.42%) Microsoft Azure
13 56 (19.72%) HTML
14 50 (17.61%) Security Cleared
15 49 (17.25%) Visual Studio
15 49 (17.25%) Scrum
16 47 (16.55%) SC Cleared
17 45 (15.85%) Selenium
17 45 (15.85%) Finance
18 44 (15.49%) BDD
19 42 (14.79%) CSS
20 40 (14.08%) Oracle
21 38 (13.38%) jQuery
22 37 (13.03%) Problem-Solving
23 36 (12.68%) Web Services
24 34 (11.97%) ASP.NET MVC
25 33 (11.62%) Relational Database
25 33 (11.62%) OO

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 33 (11.62%) SharePoint
2 30 (10.56%) BizTalk Server
3 14 (4.93%) IIS
3 14 (4.93%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (2.46%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.06%) LiveCycle
6 2 (0.70%) CMS
6 2 (0.70%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.35%) Captiva
7 1 (0.35%) Commerce Server
7 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.35%) FileNet
7 1 (0.35%) IBM Domino
7 1 (0.35%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.35%) SAS
7 1 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (4.23%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.11%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.76%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (7.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 58 (20.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.11%) Office 365
3 5 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.41%) PaaS
4 4 (1.41%) SaaS
5 3 (1.06%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.70%) IaaS
6 2 (0.70%) NuGet
7 1 (0.35%) GitHub
7 1 (0.35%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.87%) SNMP
2 10 (3.52%) PuTTY
3 6 (2.11%) Internet
3 6 (2.11%) Wireless
4 5 (1.76%) HTTP
5 4 (1.41%) Firewall
5 4 (1.41%) LAN
5 4 (1.41%) WAN
5 4 (1.41%) WinSCP
6 2 (0.70%) Network Security
7 1 (0.35%) 4G
7 1 (0.35%) AMQP
7 1 (0.35%) FTP
7 1 (0.35%) Intranet
7 1 (0.35%) PPP
7 1 (0.35%) SMS
7 1 (0.35%) SMTP
7 1 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (30.63%) SQL Server
2 33 (11.62%) Relational Database
3 27 (9.51%) RDBMS
4 11 (3.87%) MySQL
5 8 (2.82%) Oracle Database
6 7 (2.46%) GIS
6 7 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (1.76%) Data Mining
7 5 (1.76%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.06%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.06%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.70%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 68 (23.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 49 (17.25%) Visual Studio
3 45 (15.85%) Selenium
4 29 (10.21%) Git (software)
5 25 (8.80%) Jenkins
6 20 (7.04%) ReSharper
7 19 (6.69%) SonarQube
8 18 (6.34%) JIRA
9 16 (5.63%) NUnit
10 14 (4.93%) Octopus Deploy
10 14 (4.93%) SpecFlow
10 14 (4.93%) TeamCity
11 13 (4.58%) Visual Studio Team System
12 8 (2.82%) JMeter
12 8 (2.82%) LoadRunner
13 7 (2.46%) Cucumber
13 7 (2.46%) Protractor
14 6 (2.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 6 (2.11%) Bitbucket
14 6 (2.11%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 45 (15.85%) Finance
2 10 (3.52%) Retail
3 9 (3.17%) Banking
4 6 (2.11%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.41%) Advertising
5 4 (1.41%) Back Office
5 4 (1.41%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.70%) Billing
6 2 (0.70%) Electronics
7 1 (0.35%) Automotive
7 1 (0.35%) Front Office
7 1 (0.35%) Games
7 1 (0.35%) Marketing
7 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 176 (61.97%) Developer
2 57 (20.07%) .NET Developer
2 57 (20.07%) C# Developer
3 31 (10.92%) Senior Developer
4 24 (8.45%) Analyst
5 22 (7.75%) Software Developer
6 19 (6.69%) Azure Developer
6 19 (6.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 18 (6.34%) Microsoft Developer
7 18 (6.34%) Test Analyst
8 17 (5.99%) Integration Developer
8 17 (5.99%) Senior .NET Developer
9 16 (5.63%) Cloud Developer
10 15 (5.28%) BizTalk Developer
10 15 (5.28%) Senior BizTalk Developer
11 14 (4.93%) Architect
11 14 (4.93%) SharePoint Developer
11 14 (4.93%) Web Developer
12 12 (4.23%) BizTalk Integration Developer
13 11 (3.87%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (68.31%) .NET
2 74 (26.06%) .NET Framework
3 66 (23.24%) AngularJS
4 58 (20.42%) ASP.NET
5 56 (19.72%) HTML
6 42 (14.79%) CSS
7 38 (13.38%) jQuery
8 36 (12.68%) Web Services
9 34 (11.97%) ASP.NET MVC
10 30 (10.56%) WCF
11 26 (9.15%) XML
12 25 (8.80%) RESTful
13 22 (7.75%) Entity Framework
14 20 (7.04%) ASP.NET Web API
15 19 (6.69%) REST
16 18 (6.34%) WPF
17 17 (5.99%) HTML5
18 16 (5.63%) Node.js
19 13 (4.58%) Angular 2
19 13 (4.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.04%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.52%) Mainframe
3 10 (3.52%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (2.46%) Client/Server
4 7 (2.46%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.11%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (1.41%) Algorithms
6 4 (1.41%) User Experience
6 4 (1.41%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.70%) Arduino
7 2 (0.70%) Fintech
7 2 (0.70%) Raspberry Pi
8 1 (0.35%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.35%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.35%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.35%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.35%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.35%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.35%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 21 (7.39%) Windows
2 18 (6.34%) Linux
3 13 (4.58%) Unix
4 5 (1.76%) Windows Server
4 5 (1.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.35%) Android
7 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.35%) VMS
7 1 (0.35%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (54.93%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (27.82%) Test Automation
3 66 (23.24%) MVC
4 63 (22.18%) TDD
5 49 (17.25%) Scrum
6 44 (15.49%) BDD
7 37 (13.03%) Problem-Solving
8 33 (11.62%) OO
9 32 (11.27%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (9.86%) Test Scripting
11 23 (8.10%) Kanban
11 23 (8.10%) OOP
11 23 (8.10%) Software Engineering
12 21 (7.39%) CRM
12 21 (7.39%) Unit Testing
13 20 (7.04%) B2B
14 19 (6.69%) Mentoring
14 19 (6.69%) User Stories
14 19 (6.69%) Web Development
15 17 (5.99%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 98 (34.51%) JavaScript
2 76 (26.76%) SQL
3 31 (10.92%) VB.NET
4 29 (10.21%) C++
5 27 (9.51%) PowerShell
6 25 (8.80%) Java
7 18 (6.34%) TypeScript
8 17 (5.99%) C
9 10 (3.52%) Perl
10 9 (3.17%) T-SQL
11 6 (2.11%) Python
12 5 (1.76%) F#
12 5 (1.76%) VBA
12 5 (1.76%) VBScript
13 4 (1.41%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.41%) MATLAB
13 4 (1.41%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.06%) PHP
14 3 (1.06%) VB
15 2 (0.70%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 50 (17.61%) Security Cleared
2 47 (16.55%) SC Cleared
3 23 (8.10%) Degree
4 8 (2.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (2.46%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.06%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.70%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.70%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.70%) ISEB
8 1 (0.35%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.35%) MCSE
8 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.69%) QA
2 4 (1.41%) SLA
3 2 (0.70%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (2.11%) Docker
2 3 (1.06%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.06%) vSphere
3 2 (0.70%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (1.76%) SCOM
2 4 (1.41%) HP ALM
2 4 (1.41%) Perfmon
3 3 (1.06%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.06%) SCCM
4 1 (0.35%) PowerCLI
4 1 (0.35%) vRealize
Vendors
1 77 (27.11%) Microsoft
2 40 (14.08%) Oracle
3 8 (2.82%) Automation Anywhere
3 8 (2.82%) Blue Prism
4 7 (2.46%) Atlassian
4 7 (2.46%) ComArch
5 6 (2.11%) HP
5 6 (2.11%) VMware
6 4 (1.41%) Telerik
7 3 (1.06%) Adobe
7 3 (1.06%) Capita
7 3 (1.06%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.06%) SAP
7 3 (1.06%) Software AG
7 3 (1.06%) webMethods
8 2 (0.70%) Borland
8 2 (0.70%) Rackspace
8 2 (0.70%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.35%) Nintex
9 1 (0.35%) Tableau