The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for C# skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C# over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 58 22 20
Rank change year-on-year -36 -2  
Contract jobs citing C# 14 65 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.92% 8.64% 7.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.09% 23.90% 25.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 38 46
Median daily rate £338 £395 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.55% +7.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £296 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +9.21% +8.57%  

C# is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 173 272 251
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 23.70% 36.17% 30.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 159 141
Median daily rate £363 £388 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.45% +14.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £299 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -18.91%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing C# as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Milton Keynes

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Milton Keynes

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Milton Keynes

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for C#.

1 37 (90.24%) .NET
2 25 (60.98%) ASP.NET
3 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (53.66%) MVC
5 21 (51.22%) SQL Server
6 18 (43.90%) HTML
7 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
8 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
8 16 (39.02%) .NET Framework
9 15 (36.59%) SQL
10 14 (34.15%) CSS
10 14 (34.15%) Scrum
11 13 (31.71%) TDD
11 13 (31.71%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (31.71%) AngularJS
12 12 (29.27%) jQuery
12 12 (29.27%) XML
13 11 (26.83%) OO
13 11 (26.83%) Web Development
14 10 (24.39%) Oracle
14 10 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET Web API
16 8 (19.51%) KnockoutJS
16 8 (19.51%) Windows
17 7 (17.07%) Finance
17 7 (17.07%) Retail
17 7 (17.07%) OOP
17 7 (17.07%) XSLT
17 7 (17.07%) Java

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 2 (4.88%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.44%) Apache
2 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Intranet
1 1 (2.44%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (51.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.20%) Big Data
2 5 (12.20%) Hadoop
2 5 (12.20%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.76%) MongoDB
3 4 (9.76%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.44%) GIS
5 1 (2.44%) MySQL
5 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.44%) PowerCenter
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Eclipse
1 6 (14.63%) Visual Studio
2 5 (12.20%) Ant
2 5 (12.20%) Gradle
2 5 (12.20%) TeamCity
3 4 (9.76%) Hudson
3 4 (9.76%) Jenkins
4 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.88%) Moq
5 2 (4.88%) NUnit
6 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.44%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.44%) JIRA
6 1 (2.44%) JUnit
6 1 (2.44%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.44%) Mockito
6 1 (2.44%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (2.44%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (2.44%) Selenium
6 1 (2.44%) SpecFlow
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
1 7 (17.07%) Retail
2 5 (12.20%) Automotive
2 5 (12.20%) Marketing
3 4 (9.76%) German Language
4 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.44%) Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Law
5 1 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (68.29%) Developer
2 12 (29.27%) .NET Developer
3 8 (19.51%) C# Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Web Developer
4 7 (17.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Agile Scrum Master
5 3 (7.32%) Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Architect
5 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Azure Developer
5 3 (7.32%) DV Cleared Java Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Scrum Master
5 3 (7.32%) Software Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Software Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (4.88%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (90.24%) .NET
2 25 (60.98%) ASP.NET
3 18 (43.90%) HTML
4 16 (39.02%) .NET Framework
5 14 (34.15%) CSS
6 13 (31.71%) AngularJS
6 13 (31.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (29.27%) jQuery
7 12 (29.27%) XML
8 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 8 (19.51%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (17.07%) Entity Framework
10 7 (17.07%) XSLT
11 6 (14.63%) Web Services
12 5 (12.20%) EJB
12 5 (12.20%) Java EE
12 5 (12.20%) JMS
13 4 (9.76%) Fluent NHibernate
13 4 (9.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.44%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.44%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.44%) Social Media
2 1 (2.44%) Taxonomies
2 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Windows
2 6 (14.63%) Linux
3 5 (12.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Android
4 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (53.66%) MVC
3 14 (34.15%) Scrum
4 13 (31.71%) TDD
5 11 (26.83%) OO
5 11 (26.83%) Web Development
6 10 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (17.07%) OOP
8 6 (14.63%) BDD
8 6 (14.63%) UML
9 5 (12.20%) High Availability
9 5 (12.20%) MapReduce
9 5 (12.20%) Open Source
9 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
9 5 (12.20%) SOLID
10 4 (9.76%) API Design
10 4 (9.76%) Automated Testing
10 4 (9.76%) B2C
10 4 (9.76%) Domain-Driven Design
10 4 (9.76%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
2 15 (36.59%) SQL
3 7 (17.07%) Java
4 6 (14.63%) Python
5 5 (12.20%) VB.NET
6 4 (9.76%) Perl
6 4 (9.76%) PL/SQL
6 4 (9.76%) TypeScript
7 3 (7.32%) C
7 3 (7.32%) C++
8 2 (4.88%) F#
8 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.88%) VB
9 1 (2.44%) PHP
9 1 (2.44%) Ruby
9 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.44%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.76%) DV Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) Degree
4 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.44%) CEH
5 1 (2.44%) CISM
5 1 (2.44%) CISSP
5 1 (2.44%) GCIA
5 1 (2.44%) GCIH
5 1 (2.44%) GIAC
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Nessus
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
2 10 (24.39%) Oracle
3 5 (12.20%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.44%) Avaya
4 1 (2.44%) Genesys
4 1 (2.44%) Luciad
4 1 (2.44%) Sitecore