Period
to 23 July 2017

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 23 July 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#
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 22 14
Rank change year-on-year +13 -8 +1
Contract jobs citing C# 51 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 15.84% 6.29% 7.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.15% 17.14% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 11
Portsmouth median daily rate £325 £306 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.12% -7.20% -12.00%
10th Percentile £263 £229 £269
90th Percentile £398 £375 £356
Hampshire median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 1 3
Portsmouth median hourly rate £44.25 £19.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +132.89% -51.28% +129.41%
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.75 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.88% - -15.79%

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Portsmouth
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 121 105 60
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 37.58% 36.71% 29.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 64 41
Portsmouth median daily rate £368 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +7.69% -12.04%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £263
90th Percentile £488 £496 £388
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £365 £358
% change year-on-year +6.16% +2.10% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 18 7
Portsmouth median hourly rate £45.00 £35.75 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.87% -8.33% +56.00%
10th Percentile £41.25 £15.44 £35.10
90th Percentile £51.75 £48.75 £46.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £43.50 £42.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -2.50%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 23 July 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for C#.

1 48 (94.12%) .NET
2 47 (92.16%) MVC
3 44 (86.27%) SQL Server
4 40 (78.43%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (64.71%) CSS
6 32 (62.75%) JavaScript
6 32 (62.75%) Microsoft
7 31 (60.78%) Visual Studio
8 27 (52.94%) ASP.NET
9 26 (50.98%) SQL
10 25 (49.02%) Team Foundation Server
11 24 (47.06%) HTML
12 23 (45.10%) XML
12 23 (45.10%) jQuery
13 22 (43.14%) Web Services
14 21 (41.18%) ASP.NET Web API
15 20 (39.22%) Telerik
16 18 (35.29%) Ajax
16 18 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
16 18 (35.29%) Scrum
17 17 (33.33%) Web Development
17 17 (33.33%) SDLC
18 16 (31.37%) REST
18 16 (31.37%) Windows
19 15 (29.41%) Dependency Injection
20 14 (27.45%) .NET Framework
20 14 (27.45%) Kendo UI
20 14 (27.45%) TypeScript
21 13 (25.49%) OOP
22 12 (23.53%) WCF

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) DNS
1 3 (5.88%) IMAP
1 3 (5.88%) Internet
1 3 (5.88%) LAN
1 3 (5.88%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (86.27%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (15.69%) Relational Database
4 7 (13.73%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 31 (60.78%) Visual Studio
2 25 (49.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (13.73%) Eclipse
4 4 (7.84%) JIRA
5 1 (1.96%) Selenium
General
1 4 (7.84%) Aerospace
2 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Military
Job Titles
1 47 (92.16%) Developer
2 39 (76.47%) .NET Developer
3 23 (45.10%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 22 (43.14%) C# Developer
5 21 (41.18%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (19.61%) Web Developer
7 9 (17.65%) .NET Web Developer
8 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (15.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (13.73%) C++ Developer
9 7 (13.73%) C++/Java Developer
9 7 (13.73%) Java Developer
9 7 (13.73%) Software Developer
10 6 (11.76%) C# Web Developer
11 4 (7.84%) .NET Software Developer
11 4 (7.84%) Full Stack Developer
12 3 (5.88%) Angular Developer
12 3 (5.88%) C++ Software Developer
12 3 (5.88%) Java Software Developer
13 2 (3.92%) Telecoms Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (94.12%) .NET
2 33 (64.71%) CSS
3 27 (52.94%) ASP.NET
4 24 (47.06%) HTML
5 23 (45.10%) jQuery
5 23 (45.10%) XML
6 22 (43.14%) Web Services
7 21 (41.18%) ASP.NET Web API
8 18 (35.29%) Ajax
8 18 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (31.37%) REST
10 14 (27.45%) .NET Framework
10 14 (27.45%) Kendo UI
11 12 (23.53%) WCF
12 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 10 (19.61%) Entity Framework
14 9 (17.65%) Razor View Engine
15 8 (15.69%) LINQ
15 8 (15.69%) LINQ to SQL
15 8 (15.69%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Client/Server
2 5 (9.80%) W3C
3 3 (5.88%) Replication
4 2 (3.92%) User Experience
5 1 (1.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.96%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 16 (31.37%) Windows
2 6 (11.76%) Linux
3 3 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (92.16%) MVC
2 40 (78.43%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (35.29%) Scrum
4 17 (33.33%) SDLC
4 17 (33.33%) Web Development
5 15 (29.41%) Dependency Injection
6 13 (25.49%) OOP
7 11 (21.57%) Unit Testing
8 8 (15.69%) API Development
9 5 (9.80%) Customer Requirements
9 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
10 4 (7.84%) Configuration Management
10 4 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (7.84%) Software Delivery
10 4 (7.84%) Test Strategy
10 4 (7.84%) Wireframes
11 3 (5.88%) Code Coverage
11 3 (5.88%) Data Modelling
11 3 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 32 (62.75%) JavaScript
2 26 (50.98%) SQL
3 14 (27.45%) TypeScript
4 8 (15.69%) C++
4 8 (15.69%) Java
5 6 (11.76%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.92%) C
7 1 (1.96%) Ada
7 1 (1.96%) Ada 83
7 1 (1.96%) Ada 95
7 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (21.57%) ISTQB
2 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 5 (9.80%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) MCTS
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 32 (62.75%) Microsoft
2 20 (39.22%) Telerik
3 1 (1.96%) Xamarin