Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 January 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#
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 12 12
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +2
Contract jobs citing C# 25 29 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 8.87% 9.83% 9.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 25.89% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 16
Portsmouth median daily rate £340 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +3.70% +3.05%
10th Percentile £308 £306 £281
90th Percentile £413 £397 £400
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 2
Portsmouth median hourly rate £46.44 £43.50 £36.96
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.76% +17.69% +9.51%
10th Percentile £45.28 £40.82 £28.26
90th Percentile £46.69 £47.00 £45.66
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.39 £42.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year +6.18% +0.59% +30.77%

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Portsmouth
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 75 112 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 26.60% 37.97% 37.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 51 55
Portsmouth median daily rate £363 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +15.38% -1.24%
10th Percentile £198 £263 £263
90th Percentile £424 £475 £425
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £369
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.69% +5.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 23 9
Portsmouth median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £39.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +9.22% +31.23%
10th Percentile £22.83 £32.70 £16.83
90th Percentile £47.01 £48.40 £48.01
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +14.29%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for C# in Portsmouth

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Portsmouth

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for C#.

1 21 (84.00%) .NET
2 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (68.00%) MVC
3 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (56.00%) Visual Studio
4 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (52.00%) SQL
6 12 (48.00%) HTML
6 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
7 11 (44.00%) CSS
8 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET
9 9 (36.00%) XML
9 9 (36.00%) JSON
10 8 (32.00%) .NET Framework
10 8 (32.00%) Ajax
10 8 (32.00%) SDLC
11 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
11 7 (28.00%) Web Development
11 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (24.00%) LINQ
12 6 (24.00%) jQuery
12 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
12 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
12 6 (24.00%) Web Services
12 6 (24.00%) LINQ to SQL
12 6 (24.00%) REST
13 5 (20.00%) Entity Framework
13 5 (20.00%) Kendo UI
13 5 (20.00%) TypeScript
13 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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:

Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) SNMP
1 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (16.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (12.00%) GIS
3 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (56.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (16.00%) Eclipse
3 4 (16.00%) NetBeans
3 4 (16.00%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (16.00%) StarTeam
4 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Blend
5 1 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (96.00%) Developer
2 12 (48.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (32.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (4.00%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
6 1 (4.00%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (4.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (4.00%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (84.00%) .NET
2 12 (48.00%) HTML
3 11 (44.00%) CSS
4 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (36.00%) JSON
5 9 (36.00%) XML
6 8 (32.00%) .NET Framework
6 8 (32.00%) Ajax
7 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (24.00%) jQuery
8 6 (24.00%) LINQ
8 6 (24.00%) LINQ to SQL
8 6 (24.00%) REST
8 6 (24.00%) Web Services
9 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (20.00%) Entity Framework
9 5 (20.00%) Kendo UI
10 3 (12.00%) WCF
10 3 (12.00%) WPF
11 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) User Experience
2 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.00%) Driving Licence
3 3 (12.00%) Client/Server
3 3 (12.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (4.00%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) MVC
2 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (32.00%) SDLC
4 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (28.00%) Web Development
5 5 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (20.00%) OOP
6 4 (16.00%) API Development
6 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (16.00%) Requirements Management
7 3 (12.00%) Integration Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Scrum
7 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
8 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
8 2 (8.00%) Front End Development
8 2 (8.00%) OO
8 2 (8.00%) OOD
9 1 (4.00%) API Design
9 1 (4.00%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (52.00%) SQL
3 5 (20.00%) TypeScript
4 4 (16.00%) Java
4 4 (16.00%) Lua
5 3 (12.00%) C++
5 3 (12.00%) F#
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Telerik