Period
to 18 February 2019

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 18 February 2019 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
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 10 17 24
Rank change year-on-year +7 +7 -1
Contract jobs citing C# 143 104 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 9.63% 8.65% 6.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.34% 26.00% 21.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 78 67
Reading median daily rate £450 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03% -0.60%
10th Percentile £324 £311 £313
90th Percentile £541 £511 £485
Berkshire median daily rate £428 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +6.88% -3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Reading median hourly rate £45.00 - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £39.75
% change year-on-year +9.76% +3.14% +14.31%

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 523 400 421
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 35.22% 33.28% 29.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 285 238
Reading median daily rate £450 £390 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -5.45% +3.13%
10th Percentile £363 £302 £296
90th Percentile £588 £550 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £445 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +11.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 8
Reading median hourly rate £45.00 £32.83 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.08% +134.48% -68.89%
10th Percentile £36.25 £17.25 £12.40
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £25.85
Berkshire median hourly rate £42.50 £33.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year +28.79% +14.78% -28.13%

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 18 February 2019.

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 18 February 2019, 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#.

1 119 (83.22%) .NET
2 69 (48.25%) MVC
3 59 (41.26%) JavaScript
4 56 (39.16%) SQL Server
5 55 (38.46%) ASP.NET
6 54 (37.76%) Agile Software Development
6 54 (37.76%) Microsoft Azure
7 42 (29.37%) CSS
7 42 (29.37%) ASP.NET Web API
8 40 (27.97%) TDD
9 28 (19.58%) Visual Studio Team System
9 28 (19.58%) AngularJS
10 27 (18.88%) HTML
10 27 (18.88%) Microsoft
11 26 (18.18%) .NET Framework
12 25 (17.48%) BDD
12 25 (17.48%) OO
13 24 (16.78%) SQL
13 24 (16.78%) Git (software)
14 22 (15.38%) Docker
15 20 (13.99%) .NET Core
15 20 (13.99%) ASP.NET MVC
16 18 (12.59%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (12.59%) OOP
17 17 (11.89%) jQuery
17 17 (11.89%) Web Development
17 17 (11.89%) Entity Framework
18 15 (10.49%) API Development
19 14 (9.79%) SOLID
19 14 (9.79%) Cosmos DB

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 9 (6.29%) SharePoint
1 9 (6.29%) Umbraco
2 7 (4.90%) CMS
3 6 (4.20%) IIS
4 3 (2.10%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.70%) Kentico
6 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (2.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.70%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.80%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 54 (37.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (7.69%) SaaS
3 8 (5.59%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (4.20%) Serverless
5 5 (3.50%) IaaS
5 5 (3.50%) PaaS
6 3 (2.10%) Office 365
7 2 (1.40%) GitHub
8 1 (0.70%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.70%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.40%) Network Security
2 1 (0.70%) DHCP
2 1 (0.70%) DNS
2 1 (0.70%) Firewall
2 1 (0.70%) HTTP
2 1 (0.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (39.16%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.79%) Cosmos DB
3 11 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
4 6 (4.20%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.80%) MySQL
5 4 (2.80%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.80%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.10%) SQLite
7 2 (1.40%) Big Data
7 2 (1.40%) Power BI
7 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.70%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.70%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (0.70%) HDInsight
8 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Power View
8 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 28 (19.58%) Visual Studio Team System
2 24 (16.78%) Git (software)
3 11 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (7.69%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.80%) Selenium
5 3 (2.10%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.10%) webpack
6 2 (1.40%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (1.40%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.40%) Subversion
6 2 (1.40%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.70%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.70%) JMeter
7 1 (0.70%) Moq
7 1 (0.70%) MSTest
7 1 (0.70%) Robot Framework
7 1 (0.70%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (6.99%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.20%) Finance
3 3 (2.10%) Marketing
4 2 (1.40%) Automotive
4 2 (1.40%) Electronics
4 2 (1.40%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.70%) Banking
5 1 (0.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 107 (74.83%) Developer
2 44 (30.77%) .NET Developer
3 36 (25.17%) C# Developer
4 28 (19.58%) Full Stack Developer
5 18 (12.59%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (9.79%) Senior Developer
7 12 (8.39%) Azure Developer
8 9 (6.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 8 (5.59%) SQL Developer
10 7 (4.90%) SQL Server Developer
11 6 (4.20%) Consultant
11 6 (4.20%) F# Developer
11 6 (4.20%) Field Engineer
11 6 (4.20%) Umbraco Developer
12 5 (3.50%) Angular Developer
12 5 (3.50%) Azure Engineer
12 5 (3.50%) Oracle Developer
12 5 (3.50%) Senior C# Developer
13 4 (2.80%) Senior .NET Developer
13 4 (2.80%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (83.22%) .NET
2 55 (38.46%) ASP.NET
3 42 (29.37%) ASP.NET Web API
3 42 (29.37%) CSS
4 28 (19.58%) AngularJS
5 27 (18.88%) HTML
6 26 (18.18%) .NET Framework
7 20 (13.99%) .NET Core
7 20 (13.99%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (11.89%) Entity Framework
8 17 (11.89%) jQuery
9 14 (9.79%) HTML5
10 12 (8.39%) Node.js
11 11 (7.69%) WCF
12 10 (6.99%) Angular 2
13 9 (6.29%) REST
13 9 (6.29%) Web Services
14 8 (5.59%) SOAP
15 7 (4.90%) RESTful
15 7 (4.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.59%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (5.59%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (3.50%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.10%) Social Media
4 2 (1.40%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.40%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.40%) User Experience
5 1 (0.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.70%) DataPower
5 1 (0.70%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.70%) EPoS
5 1 (0.70%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.39%) Windows
2 5 (3.50%) Android
3 4 (2.80%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.40%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.70%) Linux
5 1 (0.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (48.25%) MVC
2 54 (37.76%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (27.97%) TDD
4 25 (17.48%) BDD
4 25 (17.48%) OO
5 18 (12.59%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (12.59%) OOP
6 17 (11.89%) Web Development
7 15 (10.49%) API Development
8 14 (9.79%) SOLID
9 13 (9.09%) DevOps
9 13 (9.09%) Microservices
10 12 (8.39%) Software Engineering
10 12 (8.39%) Test Automation
11 11 (7.69%) Scrum
12 8 (5.59%) Mentoring
13 7 (4.90%) Problem-Solving
13 7 (4.90%) SDLC
14 6 (4.20%) MVVM
15 5 (3.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 59 (41.26%) JavaScript
2 24 (16.78%) SQL
3 11 (7.69%) F#
4 10 (6.99%) Java
5 9 (6.29%) C++
5 9 (6.29%) Python
6 5 (3.50%) VBA
7 4 (2.80%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.80%) TypeScript
8 3 (2.10%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.10%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.40%) VB
9 2 (1.40%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.40%) XAML
10 1 (0.70%) C
10 1 (0.70%) Kotlin
10 1 (0.70%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.70%) R
10 1 (0.70%) Scala
10 1 (0.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 14 (9.79%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.39%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.40%) PhD
4 1 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.80%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 22 (15.38%) Docker
2 1 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (6.99%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 27 (18.88%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.69%) Oracle
3 6 (4.20%) Telerik
4 4 (2.80%) SAP
5 3 (2.10%) Sitecore
5 3 (2.10%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.40%) Google
7 1 (0.70%) Apple
7 1 (0.70%) Automation Anywhere
7 1 (0.70%) Huawei
7 1 (0.70%) IBM
7 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.70%) Tableau
7 1 (0.70%) UiPath