Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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#
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 22 16
Rank change year-on-year +2 -6 +11
Contract jobs citing C# 95 99 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 7.52% 6.79% 7.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.57% 24.63% 27.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 68 123
Reading median daily rate £400 £413 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -0.60% +10.67%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £263
90th Percentile £500 £488 £563
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 9
Reading median hourly rate - £9.00 £55.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -83.80% -
Berkshire median hourly rate £41.00 £36.75 £55.55
% change year-on-year +11.56% -33.84% +30.71%

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 403 402 525
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 31.88% 27.57% 27.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 203 391
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £306 £300 £275
90th Percentile £538 £488 £525
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 16
Reading median hourly rate £18.57 £25.00 £41.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.72% -40.12% +119.74%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.70 £13.31
90th Percentile £45.93 £50.75 £55.55
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.00 £32.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +3.13% -13.51% +13.85%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 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 Reading region with a requirement for C#.

1 73 (76.84%) .NET
2 41 (43.16%) SQL Server
2 41 (43.16%) ASP.NET
3 36 (37.89%) MVC
4 33 (34.74%) SQL
5 29 (30.53%) Microsoft
6 27 (28.42%) Microsoft Azure
7 20 (21.05%) JavaScript
8 19 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (15.79%) Test Automation
10 14 (14.74%) TDD
11 13 (13.68%) Windows
12 12 (12.63%) HTML
12 12 (12.63%) AngularJS
12 12 (12.63%) .NET Core
13 11 (11.58%) Team Foundation Server
13 11 (11.58%) XML
13 11 (11.58%) CSS
14 10 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (10.53%) Sitecore
14 10 (10.53%) BDD
14 10 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
15 9 (9.47%) Microservices
15 9 (9.47%) Greenfield Project
15 9 (9.47%) Git (software)
15 9 (9.47%) WPF
15 9 (9.47%) Data Modelling
15 9 (9.47%) Web Services
15 9 (9.47%) Java

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 8 (8.42%) IIS
2 6 (6.32%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.21%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.11%) CMS
4 2 (2.11%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.05%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.05%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.05%) SAS
5 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.05%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.05%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Autodesk Inventor
1 3 (3.16%) MicroStation
1 3 (3.16%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.05%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.05%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 27 (28.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.11%) IaaS
3 2 (2.11%) PaaS
4 1 (1.05%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (1.05%) Data Lake Analytics
4 1 (1.05%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.05%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.37%) SMTP
2 1 (1.05%) Internet
2 1 (1.05%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (43.16%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.42%) NoSQL
2 8 (8.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (8.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (7.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 6 (6.32%) MySQL
5 5 (5.26%) Datazen
5 5 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (5.26%) Power BI
5 5 (5.26%) RDBMS
5 5 (5.26%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.21%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.16%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.16%) OLAP
7 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.11%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (11.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (9.47%) Git (software)
3 7 (7.37%) Selenium
3 7 (7.37%) Visual Studio
4 5 (5.26%) MSBuild
4 5 (5.26%) SpecFlow
5 4 (4.21%) Bitbucket
6 3 (3.16%) Ant
6 3 (3.16%) JMeter
6 3 (3.16%) Maven
7 2 (2.11%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.11%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.11%) PyCharm
7 2 (2.11%) Robot Framework
7 2 (2.11%) Sahi
8 1 (1.05%) Appium
8 1 (1.05%) gulp
8 1 (1.05%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (1.05%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (7.37%) Banking
2 3 (3.16%) Marketing
3 2 (2.11%) Advertising
3 2 (2.11%) Finance
3 2 (2.11%) Games
4 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 75 (78.95%) Developer
2 33 (34.74%) .NET Developer
3 22 (23.16%) C# Developer
4 12 (12.63%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (10.53%) SQL Developer
6 9 (9.47%) Senior Developer
7 8 (8.42%) C# WPF Developer
7 8 (8.42%) Senior .NET Developer
7 8 (8.42%) WPF Developer
8 7 (7.37%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (7.37%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 6 (6.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (6.32%) Sitecore Developer
10 5 (5.26%) Azure Developer
10 5 (5.26%) Consultant
11 4 (4.21%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 4 (4.21%) Software Developer
11 4 (4.21%) Software Engineer
11 4 (4.21%) SQL BI Developer
12 3 (3.16%) Sitecore Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (76.84%) .NET
2 41 (43.16%) ASP.NET
3 15 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (12.63%) .NET Core
4 12 (12.63%) AngularJS
4 12 (12.63%) HTML
5 11 (11.58%) CSS
5 11 (11.58%) XML
6 10 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (9.47%) Web Services
7 9 (9.47%) WPF
8 7 (7.37%) .NET Framework
8 7 (7.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 7 (7.37%) HTML5
8 7 (7.37%) jQuery
8 7 (7.37%) RESTful
9 5 (5.26%) ADO
9 5 (5.26%) ADO.NET
9 5 (5.26%) ODBC
9 5 (5.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.47%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.11%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (2.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.11%) User Experience
4 1 (1.05%) iPad
4 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.05%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.05%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.68%) Windows
2 4 (4.21%) Linux
3 2 (2.11%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.11%) Debian
3 2 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.05%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (37.89%) MVC
2 19 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (15.79%) Test Automation
4 14 (14.74%) TDD
5 10 (10.53%) BDD
5 10 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (9.47%) Data Modelling
6 9 (9.47%) Microservices
7 7 (7.37%) DevOps
8 5 (5.26%) CRM
8 5 (5.26%) Customer Engagement
8 5 (5.26%) Open Source
8 5 (5.26%) Scrum
8 5 (5.26%) SDLC
8 5 (5.26%) Software Engineering
9 4 (4.21%) Analytics
9 4 (4.21%) Mentoring
9 4 (4.21%) Visualisation
9 4 (4.21%) Waterfall
9 4 (4.21%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (34.74%) SQL
2 20 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 9 (9.47%) Java
3 9 (9.47%) VB.NET
4 7 (7.37%) PowerShell
5 6 (6.32%) C++
6 4 (4.21%) Python
6 4 (4.21%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.16%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.16%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.11%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.11%) PHP
9 1 (1.05%) C
9 1 (1.05%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (1.05%) R
9 1 (1.05%) Ruby
9 1 (1.05%) U-SQL
9 1 (1.05%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (6.32%) SC Cleared
1 6 (6.32%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.11%) Degree
3 1 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.05%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.05%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.05%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (30.53%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.53%) Sitecore
3 8 (8.42%) Oracle
4 7 (7.37%) DevExpress
5 5 (5.26%) Sybase
6 3 (3.16%) Autodesk
6 3 (3.16%) Tableau
6 3 (3.16%) Xamarin
7 2 (2.11%) Google
8 1 (1.05%) Capita
8 1 (1.05%) Ensighten
8 1 (1.05%) HP
8 1 (1.05%) IBM
8 1 (1.05%) Lotus
8 1 (1.05%) Remedy
8 1 (1.05%) Serena
8 1 (1.05%) Zend