Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 16 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#
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 19 17
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2 +12
Contract jobs citing C# 103 98 137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 8.21% 6.98% 7.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.82% 23.73% 24.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 73 107
Reading median daily rate £400 £413 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -0.60% +10.67%
10th Percentile £313 £329 £213
90th Percentile £502 £488 £539
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 16
Reading median hourly rate - - £14.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £41.00 £39.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year +3.14% +183.93% -64.10%

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 Reading with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 415 413 553
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 33.07% 29.42% 28.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 223 412
Reading median daily rate £400 £413 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +0.30% +2.81%
10th Percentile £304 £307 £288
90th Percentile £550 £536 £513
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £395
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 20
Reading median hourly rate £35.00 £20.81 £44.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.17% -52.97% +85.34%
10th Percentile £15.25 £12.40 £13.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £41.38 £55.55
Berkshire median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.35% -1.33% +15.38%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for C# in Reading

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Reading

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Reading over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Reading

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 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 Reading region with a requirement for C#.

1 80 (77.67%) .NET
2 48 (46.60%) ASP.NET
3 45 (43.69%) SQL Server
4 41 (39.81%) MVC
5 31 (30.10%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (30.10%) SQL
5 31 (30.10%) Microsoft Azure
6 25 (24.27%) Microsoft
7 23 (22.33%) JavaScript
7 23 (22.33%) TDD
8 22 (21.36%) .NET Core
9 20 (19.42%) Microservices
10 19 (18.45%) AngularJS
10 19 (18.45%) Git (software)
11 18 (17.48%) Visual Studio
11 18 (17.48%) Windows
11 18 (17.48%) ASP.NET Web API
12 17 (16.50%) HTML
13 15 (14.56%) Java
13 15 (14.56%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (13.59%) REST
15 13 (12.62%) Test Automation
15 13 (12.62%) IIS
15 13 (12.62%) Octopus Deploy
15 13 (12.62%) DevOps
15 13 (12.62%) SDLC
16 12 (11.65%) C++
16 12 (11.65%) Team Foundation Server
16 12 (11.65%) BDD
17 11 (10.68%) PaaS

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 13 (12.62%) IIS
2 9 (8.74%) Confluence
3 3 (2.91%) CMS
3 3 (2.91%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.94%) WordPress
5 1 (0.97%) IBM Domino
5 1 (0.97%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.97%) SAS
5 1 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.97%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.97%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (3.88%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.91%) Autodesk Inventor
2 3 (2.91%) MicroStation
2 3 (2.91%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (0.97%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.97%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 31 (30.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (10.68%) IaaS
2 11 (10.68%) PaaS
3 3 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.94%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (0.97%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (0.97%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.97%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.74%) Firewall
1 9 (8.74%) TCP/IP
2 7 (6.80%) SMTP
3 1 (0.97%) Skype
3 1 (0.97%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (43.69%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.74%) Apache Cassandra
2 9 (8.74%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.85%) MySQL
3 5 (4.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (4.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (2.91%) Datazen
5 3 (2.91%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.91%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.91%) Power BI
5 3 (2.91%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.91%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.94%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.94%) OLAP
6 2 (1.94%) QlikView
6 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (18.45%) Git (software)
2 18 (17.48%) Visual Studio
3 13 (12.62%) Octopus Deploy
4 12 (11.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (10.68%) Eclipse
6 9 (8.74%) JIRA
6 9 (8.74%) Maven
6 9 (8.74%) NuGet
6 9 (8.74%) TeamCity
7 7 (6.80%) Bitbucket
8 5 (4.85%) Selenium
8 5 (4.85%) SpecFlow
9 4 (3.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (2.91%) JMeter
11 2 (1.94%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.94%) MSBuild
11 2 (1.94%) PyCharm
11 2 (1.94%) Robot Framework
11 2 (1.94%) Sahi
11 2 (1.94%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (6.80%) Banking
2 3 (2.91%) Finance
2 3 (2.91%) Marketing
3 2 (1.94%) Advertising
4 1 (0.97%) Games
4 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 87 (84.47%) Developer
2 31 (30.10%) .NET Developer
3 20 (19.42%) C# Developer
4 18 (17.48%) Senior Developer
5 11 (10.68%) Java Developer
5 11 (10.68%) Software Developer
6 10 (9.71%) Senior .NET Developer
7 9 (8.74%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (8.74%) WPF Developer
8 8 (7.77%) C# WPF Developer
9 7 (6.80%) Senior Software Developer
10 6 (5.83%) Sitecore Developer
11 5 (4.85%) Consultant
11 5 (4.85%) SQL Developer
12 4 (3.88%) ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (3.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 3 (2.91%) Architect
13 3 (2.91%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 3 (2.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 3 (2.91%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (77.67%) .NET
2 48 (46.60%) ASP.NET
3 22 (21.36%) .NET Core
4 19 (18.45%) AngularJS
5 18 (17.48%) ASP.NET Web API
6 17 (16.50%) HTML
7 15 (14.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (13.59%) REST
9 11 (10.68%) XML
10 10 (9.71%) CSS
10 10 (9.71%) WPF
11 7 (6.80%) Angular 2
11 7 (6.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 6 (5.83%) .NET Framework
12 6 (5.83%) HTML5
12 6 (5.83%) jQuery
12 6 (5.83%) Web Services
13 5 (4.85%) React
13 5 (4.85%) RESTful
13 5 (4.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.68%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (3.88%) User Experience
3 3 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.94%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.97%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.97%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.97%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 18 (17.48%) Windows
2 10 (9.71%) Linux
3 2 (1.94%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.97%) Android
4 1 (0.97%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (39.81%) MVC
2 31 (30.10%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (22.33%) TDD
4 20 (19.42%) Microservices
5 13 (12.62%) DevOps
5 13 (12.62%) SDLC
5 13 (12.62%) Test Automation
6 12 (11.65%) BDD
7 11 (10.68%) Multithreading
8 9 (8.74%) Low Latency
9 8 (7.77%) Change Control
9 8 (7.77%) Data Modelling
10 6 (5.83%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (4.85%) Business Analysis
11 5 (4.85%) CRM
12 4 (3.88%) Analytics
12 4 (3.88%) Customer Engagement
12 4 (3.88%) Project Management
12 4 (3.88%) Software Engineering
12 4 (3.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 31 (30.10%) SQL
2 23 (22.33%) JavaScript
3 15 (14.56%) Java
4 12 (11.65%) C++
5 9 (8.74%) CQL
6 6 (5.83%) TypeScript
7 5 (4.85%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.91%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.91%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.94%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.94%) PHP
9 2 (1.94%) Python
10 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.97%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.97%) R
10 1 (0.97%) Ruby
10 1 (0.97%) U-SQL
10 1 (0.97%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (7.77%) SC Cleared
1 8 (7.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.77%) ISO 9001
1 8 (7.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.97%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.97%) QA
2 1 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (8.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.97%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (8.74%) Opsview
Vendors
1 25 (24.27%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.74%) Sitecore
2 9 (8.74%) VMware
3 8 (7.77%) DevExpress
4 6 (5.83%) Oracle
5 3 (2.91%) Autodesk
5 3 (2.91%) Sybase
5 3 (2.91%) Tableau
5 3 (2.91%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.94%) Google
6 2 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.97%) Capita
7 1 (0.97%) Ensighten
7 1 (0.97%) IBM
7 1 (0.97%) Lotus
7 1 (0.97%) Zend