Period
to 16 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 26 17
Rank change year-on-year +7 -9 -5
Contract jobs citing C# 106 74 154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 7.26% 5.87% 8.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.22% 20.90% 28.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 51 97
Reading median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £326 £288 £333
90th Percentile £475 £488 £484
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £395 £400
% change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Reading median hourly rate - £55.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +511.11% -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £55.00 £9.00
% change year-on-year - +511.11% -76.92%

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 477 354 534
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 32.65% 28.10% 28.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 215 328
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £313 £286 £313
90th Percentile £538 £541 £488
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 7
Reading median hourly rate £30.00 £15.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +93.55% -65.56% -
10th Percentile £18.03 £10.75 £8.80
90th Percentile £52.38 £56.75 £58.83
Berkshire median hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year +71.43% +40.00% -65.28%

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 July 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 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for C#.

1 85 (80.19%) .NET
2 55 (51.89%) MVC
3 50 (47.17%) ASP.NET
4 47 (44.34%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (33.02%) SQL Server
5 35 (33.02%) Microsoft Azure
5 35 (33.02%) ASP.NET Web API
6 32 (30.19%) SQL
7 29 (27.36%) JavaScript
8 27 (25.47%) AngularJS
9 25 (23.58%) Microservices
10 21 (19.81%) .NET Core
10 21 (19.81%) Microsoft
11 20 (18.87%) ASP.NET MVC
12 18 (16.98%) TDD
12 18 (16.98%) Windows
13 16 (15.09%) Git (software)
14 14 (13.21%) .NET Framework
14 14 (13.21%) Greenfield Project
15 13 (12.26%) jQuery
16 12 (11.32%) NoSQL
16 12 (11.32%) Java
16 12 (11.32%) DevOps
16 12 (11.32%) TypeScript
17 11 (10.38%) SOLID
17 11 (10.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 11 (10.38%) Angular 2
17 11 (10.38%) HTML
17 11 (10.38%) Visual Studio
17 11 (10.38%) MongoDB

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 7 (6.60%) CMS
2 4 (3.77%) Umbraco
3 3 (2.83%) Confluence
3 3 (2.83%) IIS
3 3 (2.83%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.83%) WordPress
4 2 (1.89%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.89%) FileNet
4 2 (1.89%) IBM Domino
4 2 (1.89%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.89%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.89%) SAS
5 1 (0.94%) EPiServer
Applications
1 5 (4.72%) Simulink
2 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.89%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.89%) Sage 200
2 2 (1.89%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (33.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.77%) NuGet
3 3 (2.83%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.83%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (1.89%) IaaS
4 2 (1.89%) Office 365
4 2 (1.89%) PaaS
5 1 (0.94%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.94%) GitHub
5 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.60%) SMTP
2 5 (4.72%) RS-232
3 4 (3.77%) Firewall
3 4 (3.77%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.89%) Network Security
5 1 (0.94%) DNS
5 1 (0.94%) NFC
5 1 (0.94%) RFID
5 1 (0.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (33.02%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.32%) NoSQL
3 11 (10.38%) MongoDB
4 7 (6.60%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (6.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (4.72%) Big Data
6 4 (3.77%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.83%) Cosmos DB
7 3 (2.83%) Data Lake
7 3 (2.83%) HDInsight
7 3 (2.83%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.83%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.83%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.89%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (1.89%) Mahout
8 2 (1.89%) Power BI
8 2 (1.89%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 16 (15.09%) Git (software)
2 11 (10.38%) Visual Studio
3 9 (8.49%) Octopus Deploy
4 8 (7.55%) Bitbucket
5 6 (5.66%) JIRA
5 6 (5.66%) Selenium
6 5 (4.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (4.72%) Mercurial
6 5 (4.72%) SpecFlow
6 5 (4.72%) Subversion
6 5 (4.72%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (3.77%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.83%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.83%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.83%) Maven
8 3 (2.83%) NUnit
9 2 (1.89%) JMeter
9 2 (1.89%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.94%) LabVIEW
10 1 (0.94%) MSTest
General
1 8 (7.55%) Banking
2 5 (4.72%) Automotive
3 2 (1.89%) Finance
3 2 (1.89%) Marketing
4 1 (0.94%) Advertising
4 1 (0.94%) Electronics
4 1 (0.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 75 (70.75%) Developer
2 45 (42.45%) .NET Developer
3 19 (17.92%) C# Developer
4 14 (13.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (8.49%) Angular Developer
5 9 (8.49%) Senior Developer
6 8 (7.55%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (7.55%) Full Stack Developer
7 7 (6.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (6.60%) Software Engineer
8 6 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 5 (4.72%) Embedded Engineer
9 5 (4.72%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 5 (4.72%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (4.72%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 5 (4.72%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (4.72%) SQL Developer
9 5 (4.72%) SQL Server Developer
9 5 (4.72%) Xamarin Developer
10 4 (3.77%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (80.19%) .NET
2 50 (47.17%) ASP.NET
3 35 (33.02%) ASP.NET Web API
4 27 (25.47%) AngularJS
5 21 (19.81%) .NET Core
6 20 (18.87%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (13.21%) .NET Framework
8 13 (12.26%) jQuery
9 11 (10.38%) Angular 2
9 11 (10.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 11 (10.38%) HTML
10 9 (8.49%) Entity Framework
11 8 (7.55%) CSS
12 7 (6.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (5.66%) ASP.NET Core
13 6 (5.66%) REST
13 6 (5.66%) WCF
13 6 (5.66%) XML
14 5 (4.72%) HTML5
14 5 (4.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.21%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (6.60%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.72%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (4.72%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.77%) User Experience
5 3 (2.83%) Replication
6 2 (1.89%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.89%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.94%) Blog
7 1 (0.94%) Clustering
7 1 (0.94%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.94%) RIA
7 1 (0.94%) Wiki
7 1 (0.94%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.98%) Windows
2 5 (4.72%) Apple iOS
2 5 (4.72%) Linux
3 2 (1.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (51.89%) MVC
2 47 (44.34%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (23.58%) Microservices
4 18 (16.98%) TDD
5 12 (11.32%) DevOps
6 11 (10.38%) Multithreading
6 11 (10.38%) SOLID
7 10 (9.43%) Data Modelling
8 8 (7.55%) SDLC
9 7 (6.60%) BDD
9 7 (6.60%) CRM
9 7 (6.60%) Scrum
10 6 (5.66%) Analytics
10 6 (5.66%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (5.66%) Project Management
10 6 (5.66%) Software Engineering
10 6 (5.66%) Test Automation
11 5 (4.72%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (4.72%) FMEA
11 5 (4.72%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 32 (30.19%) SQL
2 29 (27.36%) JavaScript
3 12 (11.32%) Java
3 12 (11.32%) TypeScript
4 10 (9.43%) Python
5 9 (8.49%) C++
6 6 (5.66%) C
6 6 (5.66%) T-SQL
7 5 (4.72%) Assembly Language
7 5 (4.72%) MATLAB
7 5 (4.72%) R
8 4 (3.77%) Embedded C
8 4 (3.77%) Embedded C++
8 4 (3.77%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.83%) CQL
9 3 (2.83%) F#
9 3 (2.83%) Objective-C
9 3 (2.83%) Scala
10 2 (1.89%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (4.72%) SC Cleared
1 5 (4.72%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.77%) Degree
3 3 (2.83%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (0.94%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.94%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.72%) MISRA
1 5 (4.72%) MISRA C
2 3 (2.83%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.89%) GDPR
4 1 (0.94%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 3 (2.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.89%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.94%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.94%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (2.83%) Opsview
2 1 (0.94%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.94%) SCOM
2 1 (0.94%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 21 (19.81%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.49%) Oracle
3 6 (5.66%) Capita
4 5 (4.72%) Xamarin
5 3 (2.83%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.83%) VMware
6 2 (1.89%) IBM
6 2 (1.89%) Informatica
6 2 (1.89%) Lotus
6 2 (1.89%) Sage
6 2 (1.89%) SAP
6 2 (1.89%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.89%) Talend
6 2 (1.89%) Teradata
6 2 (1.89%) Vertica
7 1 (0.94%) Apple
7 1 (0.94%) Netezza