Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 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#
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 7 12
Rank change year-on-year -1 +5 +9
Contract jobs citing C# 43 32 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 13.40% 11.15% 10.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.33% 40.51% 34.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 15 24
Luton median daily rate £450 £438 £581
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% -24.73% +29.17%
10th Percentile £350 £404 £382
90th Percentile £565 £495 £625
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £406 £538
% change year-on-year +10.77% -24.42% +19.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
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 97 79 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 30.22% 27.53% 29.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 49 66
Luton median daily rate £475 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% -
10th Percentile £353 £299 £310
90th Percentile £609 £501 £606
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 9
Luton median hourly rate £50.78 £31.39 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.77% -21.53% -11.95%
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £45.39 £31.39 £40.00
% change year-on-year +44.60% -21.53% -11.95%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 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 Luton region with a requirement for C#.

1 36 (83.72%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (74.42%) E-Commerce
3 19 (44.19%) TDD
4 17 (39.53%) REST
5 16 (37.21%) SOAP
6 15 (34.88%) .NET
6 15 (34.88%) SOA
7 14 (32.56%) TeamCity
8 12 (27.91%) Git (software)
8 12 (27.91%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (27.91%) C++
8 12 (27.91%) User Stories
8 12 (27.91%) Microservices
9 10 (23.26%) Confluence
9 10 (23.26%) JIRA
9 10 (23.26%) Ruby
9 10 (23.26%) Java
9 10 (23.26%) Python
9 10 (23.26%) Software Delivery
9 10 (23.26%) API Development
10 9 (20.93%) Selenium
10 9 (20.93%) RIA
10 9 (20.93%) SpecFlow
10 9 (20.93%) Cucumber
10 9 (20.93%) BDD
11 8 (18.60%) JBehave
11 8 (18.60%) Amazon AWS
11 8 (18.60%) SoapUI
11 8 (18.60%) Atlassian
11 8 (18.60%) Atlassian Bamboo

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 10 (23.26%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.98%) Google Analytics
2 3 (6.98%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.65%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.33%) MySQL
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (32.56%) TeamCity
2 12 (27.91%) Git (software)
3 10 (23.26%) JIRA
4 9 (20.93%) Cucumber
4 9 (20.93%) Selenium
4 9 (20.93%) SpecFlow
5 8 (18.60%) Ant
5 8 (18.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (18.60%) JBehave
5 8 (18.60%) SoapUI
6 7 (16.28%) Jenkins
7 6 (13.95%) JUnit
7 6 (13.95%) Maven
7 6 (13.95%) TestNG
7 6 (13.95%) WebDriver
8 3 (6.98%) Subversion
8 3 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (4.65%) Artifactory
9 2 (4.65%) MSBuild
10 1 (2.33%) FishEye
General
1 6 (13.95%) Retail
2 3 (6.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (65.12%) Developer
2 15 (34.88%) Senior Developer
3 11 (25.58%) Designer
4 10 (23.26%) C# Developer
4 10 (23.26%) Senior Designer
5 9 (20.93%) Architect
6 6 (13.95%) .NET Developer
6 6 (13.95%) Technical Architect
7 5 (11.63%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (9.30%) Software Developer
8 4 (9.30%) Software Test Engineer
8 4 (9.30%) Test Engineer
9 3 (6.98%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Senior Architect
9 3 (6.98%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Senior Technical Architect
9 3 (6.98%) Software Development Engineer
9 3 (6.98%) Software Engineer
9 3 (6.98%) Technical Designer
9 3 (6.98%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (39.53%) REST
2 16 (37.21%) SOAP
3 15 (34.88%) .NET
4 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (13.95%) WCF
5 6 (13.95%) Web Services
6 5 (11.63%) .NET Framework
6 5 (11.63%) ActiveMQ
6 5 (11.63%) Middleware
6 5 (11.63%) MSMQ
7 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET
7 3 (6.98%) Entity Framework
7 3 (6.98%) LINQ
7 3 (6.98%) Unity DI Container
8 2 (4.65%) CSS
9 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.33%) Gherkin
9 1 (2.33%) HTML
9 1 (2.33%) jQuery
9 1 (2.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) RIA
2 3 (6.98%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (6.98%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.65%) CMDB
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (83.72%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (74.42%) E-Commerce
3 19 (44.19%) TDD
4 15 (34.88%) SOA
5 12 (27.91%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (27.91%) Microservices
5 12 (27.91%) User Stories
6 10 (23.26%) API Development
6 10 (23.26%) Software Delivery
7 9 (20.93%) BDD
8 8 (18.60%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (18.60%) SDET
8 8 (18.60%) Test Automation
9 5 (11.63%) ATDD
9 5 (11.63%) Defect Management
9 5 (11.63%) Feature Driven Development
10 3 (6.98%) Analytics
10 3 (6.98%) Dependency Injection
10 3 (6.98%) Domain-Driven Design
10 3 (6.98%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) C++
2 10 (23.26%) Java
2 10 (23.26%) Python
2 10 (23.26%) Ruby
3 8 (18.60%) Perl
4 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.65%) SQL
5 1 (2.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Ansible
2 1 (2.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Atlassian
2 6 (13.95%) Google
3 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.63%) Red Hat
4 4 (9.30%) Sitecore
5 3 (6.98%) Ensighten
6 1 (2.33%) hybris