Period
to 21 May 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 21 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#
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 7 9
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 +13
Contract jobs citing C# 45 27 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 14.66% 12.50% 11.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.00% 37.50% 45.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 20 24
Luton median daily rate £456 £475 £519
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.95% -8.43% +130.56%
10th Percentile £349 £346 £318
90th Percentile £544 £528 £619
Bedfordshire median daily rate £463 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -2.63% +11.76% +32.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Luton median hourly rate - - £50.39
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £30.00 £50.20
% change year-on-year - -40.23% -

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 100 72 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 32.57% 33.33% 24.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 59 50
Luton median daily rate £450 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.29% -2.67% -8.03%
10th Percentile £313 £280 £257
90th Percentile £544 £525 £613
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 14
Luton median hourly rate - - £50.68
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £38.75 £50.00
% change year-on-year - -22.50% +92.31%

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 21 May 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 21 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 Luton region with a requirement for C#.

1 33 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (57.78%) TDD
3 25 (55.56%) TeamCity
4 21 (46.67%) Test Automation
5 20 (44.44%) SpecFlow
6 19 (42.22%) SDET
7 18 (40.00%) Selenium
8 17 (37.78%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (37.78%) JBehave
8 17 (37.78%) Cucumber
8 17 (37.78%) BDD
8 17 (37.78%) SoapUI
9 16 (35.56%) .NET
10 14 (31.11%) Perl
10 14 (31.11%) Python
10 14 (31.11%) Ruby
11 13 (28.89%) E-Commerce
12 12 (26.67%) Java
12 12 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (26.67%) Mentoring
13 11 (24.44%) Jenkins
13 11 (24.44%) Git (software)
13 11 (24.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 11 (24.44%) Web Services
14 10 (22.22%) SQL
14 10 (22.22%) Software Delivery
15 9 (20.00%) REST
15 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
16 8 (17.78%) SOAP
16 8 (17.78%) JUnit

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 6 (13.33%) Confluence
2 3 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.22%) CMS
3 1 (2.22%) EPiServer
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) AMQP
2 1 (2.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (55.56%) TeamCity
2 20 (44.44%) SpecFlow
3 18 (40.00%) Selenium
4 17 (37.78%) Cucumber
4 17 (37.78%) JBehave
4 17 (37.78%) SoapUI
5 11 (24.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 11 (24.44%) Git (software)
5 11 (24.44%) Jenkins
6 8 (17.78%) JUnit
6 8 (17.78%) TestNG
7 7 (15.56%) JIRA
7 7 (15.56%) WebDriver
8 6 (13.33%) Ant
8 6 (13.33%) Maven
9 4 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio
10 3 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (2.22%) Log4Net
11 1 (2.22%) NSubstitute
General
1 4 (8.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (64.44%) Developer
2 11 (24.44%) C# Developer
3 9 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Consultant
5 5 (11.11%) Developer in Test
5 5 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 4 (8.89%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Automation Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) SAP Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Development Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Integration Developer
8 2 (4.44%) SQL Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Test Development Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Test Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) EPiServer Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Senior Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (35.56%) .NET
2 11 (24.44%) Web Services
3 9 (20.00%) REST
4 8 (17.78%) SOAP
4 8 (17.78%) WCF
5 6 (13.33%) Middleware
6 5 (11.11%) CSS
6 5 (11.11%) HTML
6 5 (11.11%) Swagger
7 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET
7 4 (8.89%) LINQ
8 3 (6.67%) .NET Core
8 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (4.44%) .NET Framework
9 2 (4.44%) AngularJS
10 1 (2.22%) AutoMapper
10 1 (2.22%) CSS3
10 1 (2.22%) WinForms
10 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) RIA
2 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (57.78%) TDD
3 21 (46.67%) Test Automation
4 19 (42.22%) SDET
5 17 (37.78%) BDD
5 17 (37.78%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (28.89%) E-Commerce
7 12 (26.67%) Mentoring
7 12 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (22.22%) Software Delivery
9 8 (17.78%) ATDD
9 8 (17.78%) Feature Driven Development
10 7 (15.56%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (15.56%) Defect Management
11 5 (11.11%) Build Automation
12 4 (8.89%) Dependency Injection
12 4 (8.89%) MVC
13 3 (6.67%) CQRS
13 3 (6.67%) CRM
13 3 (6.67%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.11%) Perl
1 14 (31.11%) Python
1 14 (31.11%) Ruby
2 12 (26.67%) Java
3 10 (22.22%) SQL
4 4 (8.89%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Kibana
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) Atlassian
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.67%) Google
3 3 (6.67%) SAP
4 1 (2.22%) Capita