Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 19 February 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#
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 5 9
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4 +10
Contract jobs citing C# 59 27 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 19.16% 12.50% 15.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 60.20% 40.91% 48.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 16 34
Luton median daily rate £450 £475 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% -17.39% -4.17%
10th Percentile £350 £406 £337
90th Percentile £500 £500 £623
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £438 £525
% change year-on-year +2.86% -16.67% -8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Luton median hourly rate - - £40.00
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £40.00

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 Luton with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 98 66 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 31.82% 30.56% 30.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 43 62
Luton median daily rate £450 £438 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +4.48% -1.47%
10th Percentile £348 £315 £275
90th Percentile £561 £520 £612
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 19
Luton median hourly rate £50.78 £12.00 £50.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +323.17% -76.32% +11.56%
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £45.39 £29.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year +52.57% -30.00% +57.41%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for C# in Luton

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Luton

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Luton over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Luton

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Luton

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Luton region with a requirement for C#.

1 46 (77.97%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (57.63%) TDD
3 32 (54.24%) E-Commerce
4 31 (52.54%) TeamCity
5 27 (45.76%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (38.98%) Test Automation
6 23 (38.98%) SpecFlow
7 22 (37.29%) Cucumber
7 22 (37.29%) Selenium
7 22 (37.29%) Python
7 22 (37.29%) Ruby
8 21 (35.59%) Java
8 21 (35.59%) Perl
8 21 (35.59%) JBehave
8 21 (35.59%) SoapUI
8 21 (35.59%) SDET
9 20 (33.90%) Software Delivery
10 19 (32.20%) .NET
11 18 (30.51%) BDD
11 18 (30.51%) Git (software)
12 17 (28.81%) Web Services
13 16 (27.12%) REST
14 15 (25.42%) WCF
14 15 (25.42%) SOAP
15 14 (23.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 14 (23.73%) Jenkins
15 14 (23.73%) Continuous Delivery
16 13 (22.03%) TestNG
16 13 (22.03%) JIRA
16 13 (22.03%) Ant

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 12 (20.34%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.39%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.78%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.39%) MySQL
5 1 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 31 (52.54%) TeamCity
2 23 (38.98%) SpecFlow
3 22 (37.29%) Cucumber
3 22 (37.29%) Selenium
4 21 (35.59%) JBehave
4 21 (35.59%) SoapUI
5 18 (30.51%) Git (software)
6 14 (23.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 14 (23.73%) Jenkins
7 13 (22.03%) Ant
7 13 (22.03%) JIRA
7 13 (22.03%) JUnit
7 13 (22.03%) TestNG
8 12 (20.34%) Maven
8 12 (20.34%) WebDriver
9 6 (10.17%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (3.39%) Subversion
11 1 (1.69%) Artifactory
11 1 (1.69%) FishEye
11 1 (1.69%) MSBuild
General
1 11 (18.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (67.80%) Developer
2 19 (32.20%) C# Developer
3 10 (16.95%) Senior Developer
4 9 (15.25%) .NET Developer
4 9 (15.25%) Software Developer
5 8 (13.56%) Consultant
5 8 (13.56%) Developer in Test
6 7 (11.86%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (10.17%) Senior Software Developer
7 6 (10.17%) Test Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) Development Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) Software Test Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) Test Development Engineer
9 4 (6.78%) Automation Consultant
9 4 (6.78%) E-Commerce Consultant
9 4 (6.78%) Software Development Engineer
9 4 (6.78%) Software Engineer
10 3 (5.08%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
10 3 (5.08%) E-Commerce Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (32.20%) .NET
2 17 (28.81%) Web Services
3 16 (27.12%) REST
4 15 (25.42%) SOAP
4 15 (25.42%) WCF
5 11 (18.64%) Middleware
6 5 (8.47%) CSS
6 5 (8.47%) HTML
7 3 (5.08%) .NET Framework
7 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET
7 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (3.39%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.39%) Entity Framework
8 2 (3.39%) LINQ
8 2 (3.39%) Swagger
8 2 (3.39%) Unity DI Container
9 1 (1.69%) Angular 2
9 1 (1.69%) Gherkin
9 1 (1.69%) Node.js
9 1 (1.69%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) RIA
2 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.39%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.69%) CMDB
3 1 (1.69%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (77.97%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (57.63%) TDD
3 32 (54.24%) E-Commerce
4 27 (45.76%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (38.98%) Test Automation
6 21 (35.59%) SDET
7 20 (33.90%) Software Delivery
8 18 (30.51%) BDD
9 14 (23.73%) Continuous Delivery
10 12 (20.34%) ATDD
10 12 (20.34%) Defect Management
10 12 (20.34%) Feature Driven Development
11 11 (18.64%) Mentoring
12 10 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (6.78%) User Acceptance Testing
14 3 (5.08%) CRM
14 3 (5.08%) Multithreading
15 2 (3.39%) OO
15 2 (3.39%) OOD
15 2 (3.39%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.29%) Python
1 22 (37.29%) Ruby
2 21 (35.59%) Java
2 21 (35.59%) Perl
3 8 (13.56%) SQL
4 4 (6.78%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.39%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (1.69%) Degree
1 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.34%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Ansible
1 1 (1.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) Atlassian
2 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.08%) SAP
4 2 (3.39%) Google
5 1 (1.69%) Capita
5 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.69%) Sitecore