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 3 months to 24 April 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
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 12 8
Rank change year-on-year 0 -4  
Contract jobs citing C# 15 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 9.38% 8.00% 11.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.41% 19.51% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 10
Median daily rate £275 £300 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% -9.09%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 3
Median hourly rate £43.00 - £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +9.21% +2.70%  

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 51 41 40
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 31.88% 41.00% 33.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 28 26
Median daily rate £375 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £500 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 5 6
Median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +14.10%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £15.25 £38.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.55 £40.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year +11.84% +7.04%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth 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 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 3 months to 24 April 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 24 April 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 28 (71.79%) .NET
2 22 (56.41%) MVC
3 20 (51.28%) SQL Server
3 20 (51.28%) SQL
3 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (43.59%) Visual Studio
4 17 (43.59%) CSS
5 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
6 13 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 12 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
7 12 (30.77%) HTML
7 12 (30.77%) Windows
8 11 (28.21%) XML
8 11 (28.21%) C++
8 11 (28.21%) Telerik
9 10 (25.64%) Software Engineering
9 10 (25.64%) SC Cleared
9 10 (25.64%) Scrum
10 9 (23.08%) XML Messaging
10 9 (23.08%) Java
10 9 (23.08%) Web Services
10 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET
10 9 (23.08%) MFC
10 9 (23.08%) MySQL
10 9 (23.08%) Client/Server
10 9 (23.08%) Eclipse
11 8 (20.51%) Web Development
11 8 (20.51%) Linux
12 7 (17.95%) Ada

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 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (51.28%) SQL Server
2 9 (23.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (43.59%) Visual Studio
2 12 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (23.08%) Eclipse
4 7 (17.95%) JIRA
5 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.56%) Bugzilla
6 1 (2.56%) git-flow
6 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.56%) Selenium
6 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 6 (15.38%) Military
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Advertising
3 1 (2.56%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (69.23%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) .NET Developer
3 10 (25.64%) C++ Developer
4 9 (23.08%) C++/Java Developer
4 9 (23.08%) Java Developer
5 7 (17.95%) Software Engineer
5 7 (17.95%) Web Developer
6 6 (15.38%) Ada Engineer
6 6 (15.38%) C++ Software Developer
6 6 (15.38%) Java Software Developer
6 6 (15.38%) Software Developer
7 5 (12.82%) Ada Software Engineer
7 5 (12.82%) C# Developer
8 4 (10.26%) C# Software Engineer
9 3 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
9 3 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (7.69%) C# Web Developer
10 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared Java Developer
10 2 (5.13%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (71.79%) .NET
2 17 (43.59%) CSS
3 12 (30.77%) HTML
4 11 (28.21%) XML
5 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET
5 9 (23.08%) MFC
5 9 (23.08%) Web Services
5 9 (23.08%) XML Messaging
6 6 (15.38%) Ajax
6 6 (15.38%) WCF
7 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (12.82%) Kendo UI
8 4 (10.26%) ADO.NET
8 4 (10.26%) jQuery
9 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 3 (7.69%) Razor View Engine
10 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
10 2 (5.13%) HTML5
10 2 (5.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Client/Server
2 6 (15.38%) Replication
3 2 (5.13%) RIA
3 2 (5.13%) User Experience
4 1 (2.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) Windows
2 8 (20.51%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) MVC
2 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (25.64%) Scrum
3 10 (25.64%) Software Engineering
4 8 (20.51%) Web Development
5 7 (17.95%) Customer Requirements
5 7 (17.95%) Dependency Injection
5 7 (17.95%) Wireframes
6 6 (15.38%) Code Coverage
6 6 (15.38%) Configuration Management
6 6 (15.38%) Data Modelling
6 6 (15.38%) Data Transformation
6 6 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (15.38%) SDLC
6 6 (15.38%) Test Strategy
6 6 (15.38%) Validation
7 5 (12.82%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (10.26%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.13%) OOP
10 1 (2.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 20 (51.28%) SQL
2 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 11 (28.21%) C++
4 9 (23.08%) Java
5 7 (17.95%) Ada
6 6 (15.38%) Ada 83
6 6 (15.38%) Ada 95
6 6 (15.38%) VB.NET
7 3 (7.69%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.56%) C
8 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 10 (25.64%) SC Cleared
3 6 (15.38%) MCTS
3 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (10.26%) ISTQB
5 2 (5.13%) Degree
6 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.21%) Telerik
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco
3 1 (2.56%) VMware
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