Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 22 11
Rank change year-on-year +8 -11 0
Contract jobs citing C# 121 92 139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 8.58% 7.37% 8.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.31% 24.73% 30.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 65 96
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £325 £290 £347
90th Percentile £488 £500 £484
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Reading median hourly rate - £55.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +511.11% -18.18%
Berkshire median hourly rate - £55.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year - +57.14% +218.18%

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 478 372 457
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 33.88% 29.78% 28.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 241 260
Reading median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £313 £305 £305
90th Percentile £550 £538 £488
Berkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 6
Reading median hourly rate £30.00 £19.66 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.59% -37.09% -16.67%
10th Percentile £14.05 £10.75 £11.75
90th Percentile £40.00 £50.63 £55.63
Berkshire median hourly rate £30.00 £19.66 £13.75
% change year-on-year +52.59% +42.98% -61.27%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 94 (77.69%) .NET
2 51 (42.15%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (41.32%) ASP.NET
4 48 (39.67%) MVC
5 41 (33.88%) SQL
6 38 (31.40%) SQL Server
7 37 (30.58%) Microsoft Azure
8 35 (28.93%) JavaScript
9 31 (25.62%) ASP.NET Web API
10 25 (20.66%) Microservices
10 25 (20.66%) Microsoft
11 24 (19.83%) HTML
11 24 (19.83%) TDD
12 21 (17.36%) AngularJS
13 20 (16.53%) Windows
13 20 (16.53%) ASP.NET MVC
14 19 (15.70%) CSS
15 17 (14.05%) Oracle
16 16 (13.22%) Java
16 16 (13.22%) .NET Core
17 15 (12.40%) Visual Studio
17 15 (12.40%) .NET Framework
18 14 (11.57%) jQuery
18 14 (11.57%) Git (software)
18 14 (11.57%) Test Automation
18 14 (11.57%) Greenfield Project
19 13 (10.74%) Team Foundation Server
19 13 (10.74%) C++
19 13 (10.74%) CMS
19 13 (10.74%) Scrum

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 (10.74%) CMS
2 10 (8.26%) Umbraco
3 5 (4.13%) IIS
4 3 (2.48%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (2.48%) WordPress
5 2 (1.65%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.65%) Confluence
5 2 (1.65%) FileNet
5 2 (1.65%) IBM Domino
5 2 (1.65%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.65%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.65%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.83%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.83%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 6 (4.96%) Simulink
2 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.65%) Sage 200
2 2 (1.65%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (30.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.96%) GitHub
3 5 (4.13%) SaaS
4 4 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (2.48%) NuGet
5 3 (2.48%) Office 365
6 1 (0.83%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.83%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.96%) RS-232
2 4 (3.31%) Firewall
2 4 (3.31%) SAN
2 4 (3.31%) SMTP
3 3 (2.48%) Network Security
3 3 (2.48%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.83%) DNS
4 1 (0.83%) Internet
4 1 (0.83%) NFC
4 1 (0.83%) RFID
4 1 (0.83%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (31.40%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 8 (6.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (5.79%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.48%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.48%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.65%) Big Data
7 2 (1.65%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.65%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.83%) HDInsight
8 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Power View
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.83%) Power BI
8 1 (0.83%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 15 (12.40%) Visual Studio
2 14 (11.57%) Git (software)
3 13 (10.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (8.26%) Selenium
5 9 (7.44%) SpecFlow
6 8 (6.61%) Cucumber
6 8 (6.61%) Visual Studio Team System
7 7 (5.79%) JMeter
8 6 (4.96%) Mercurial
8 6 (4.96%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (4.96%) Subversion
9 4 (3.31%) JIRA
9 4 (3.31%) NUnit
10 3 (2.48%) Bitbucket
10 3 (2.48%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (2.48%) Protractor
10 3 (2.48%) RSpec
10 3 (2.48%) TeamCity
11 2 (1.65%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.65%) webpack
General
1 6 (4.96%) Automotive
2 5 (4.13%) Banking
3 4 (3.31%) Finance
4 3 (2.48%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.83%) Advertising
5 1 (0.83%) Electronics
5 1 (0.83%) Law
5 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 81 (66.94%) Developer
2 43 (35.54%) .NET Developer
3 23 (19.01%) C# Developer
4 13 (10.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (7.44%) Angular Developer
6 8 (6.61%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (6.61%) Senior Developer
7 7 (5.79%) Senior .NET Developer
7 7 (5.79%) Software Engineer
7 7 (5.79%) Umbraco Developer
8 6 (4.96%) Analyst
8 6 (4.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (4.96%) Embedded Engineer
8 6 (4.96%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 6 (4.96%) Oracle Developer
8 6 (4.96%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 6 (4.96%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (4.96%) Test Analyst
8 6 (4.96%) Test Engineer
9 5 (4.13%) Senior Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (77.69%) .NET
2 50 (41.32%) ASP.NET
3 31 (25.62%) ASP.NET Web API
4 24 (19.83%) HTML
5 21 (17.36%) AngularJS
6 20 (16.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (15.70%) CSS
8 16 (13.22%) .NET Core
9 15 (12.40%) .NET Framework
10 14 (11.57%) jQuery
11 11 (9.09%) HTML5
12 9 (7.44%) Angular 2
12 9 (7.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 9 (7.44%) REST
12 9 (7.44%) XML
13 8 (6.61%) Web Services
14 6 (4.96%) SOAP
15 5 (4.13%) JSON
15 5 (4.13%) WCF
15 5 (4.13%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.57%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (4.96%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.96%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (4.13%) User Experience
4 4 (3.31%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.65%) Social Media
5 2 (1.65%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.83%) RIA
6 1 (0.83%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.53%) Windows
2 4 (3.31%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.48%) Android
3 3 (2.48%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (42.15%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (39.67%) MVC
3 25 (20.66%) Microservices
4 24 (19.83%) TDD
5 14 (11.57%) Test Automation
6 13 (10.74%) Scrum
7 12 (9.92%) BDD
8 11 (9.09%) DevOps
9 10 (8.26%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (7.44%) Data Modelling
10 9 (7.44%) SDLC
10 9 (7.44%) SOLID
11 8 (6.61%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (6.61%) CRM
11 8 (6.61%) Software Engineering
11 8 (6.61%) Web Development
12 7 (5.79%) Multithreading
13 6 (4.96%) FMEA
13 6 (4.96%) Test Planning
13 6 (4.96%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 41 (33.88%) SQL
2 35 (28.93%) JavaScript
3 16 (13.22%) Java
4 13 (10.74%) C++
5 8 (6.61%) C
5 8 (6.61%) TypeScript
6 7 (5.79%) Python
6 7 (5.79%) T-SQL
7 6 (4.96%) Assembly Language
7 6 (4.96%) MATLAB
7 6 (4.96%) PL/SQL
8 5 (4.13%) Embedded C
8 5 (4.13%) Embedded C++
9 4 (3.31%) VB
10 3 (2.48%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.65%) CQL
11 2 (1.65%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.65%) VBA
12 1 (0.83%) R
12 1 (0.83%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (5.79%) ISEB
1 7 (5.79%) SC Cleared
1 7 (5.79%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.96%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (3.31%) TOGAF Certification
4 3 (2.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.96%) MISRA
1 6 (4.96%) MISRA C
2 2 (1.65%) GDPR
2 2 (1.65%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.83%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 2 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.83%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (3.31%) HP ALM
2 2 (1.65%) Opsview
3 1 (0.83%) SCOM
3 1 (0.83%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 25 (20.66%) Microsoft
2 17 (14.05%) Oracle
3 5 (4.13%) Xamarin
4 4 (3.31%) HP
5 3 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.65%) IBM
6 2 (1.65%) Lotus
6 2 (1.65%) Sage
6 2 (1.65%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.65%) VMware
7 1 (0.83%) Apple
7 1 (0.83%) Telerik