Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 21 22
Rank change year-on-year +12 +1 -6
Contract jobs citing C# 148 95 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 9.89% 7.52% 6.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.14% 23.57% 24.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 73 68
Reading median daily rate £406 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.56% -3.03% -0.60%
10th Percentile £319 £313 £325
90th Percentile £525 £500 £488
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Reading median hourly rate - - £9.00
Berkshire median hourly rate - £41.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year - +11.56% -33.84%

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 526 403 402
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 35.14% 31.88% 27.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 276 203
Reading median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £323 £306 £300
90th Percentile £575 £538 £488
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 9
Reading median hourly rate £37.50 £18.57 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +101.94% -25.72% -40.12%
10th Percentile £31.00 £10.75 £13.70
90th Percentile £46.25 £45.93 £50.75
Berkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year +21.21% +3.13% -13.51%

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 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 20 November 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#.

1 117 (79.05%) .NET
2 71 (47.97%) MVC
3 65 (43.92%) ASP.NET
4 59 (39.86%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (35.81%) SQL Server
6 50 (33.78%) JavaScript
7 44 (29.73%) SQL
8 43 (29.05%) Microsoft Azure
9 37 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 33 (22.30%) CSS
11 31 (20.95%) HTML
11 31 (20.95%) TDD
12 30 (20.27%) ASP.NET MVC
13 27 (18.24%) Microsoft
13 27 (18.24%) AngularJS
14 23 (15.54%) .NET Framework
15 21 (14.19%) Git (software)
15 21 (14.19%) BDD
16 19 (12.84%) jQuery
16 19 (12.84%) Windows
17 18 (12.16%) Java
18 17 (11.49%) Visual Studio
18 17 (11.49%) Visual Studio Team System
18 17 (11.49%) Microservices
19 16 (10.81%) Greenfield Project
19 16 (10.81%) Web Development
19 16 (10.81%) Test Automation
19 16 (10.81%) Oracle
20 15 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
21 14 (9.46%) Team Foundation Server

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 (8.78%) CMS
1 13 (8.78%) Umbraco
2 7 (4.73%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.05%) IIS
4 3 (2.03%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.68%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.68%) Kentico
6 1 (0.68%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 6 (4.05%) Simulink
2 5 (3.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.68%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 43 (29.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.73%) GitHub
2 7 (4.73%) SaaS
3 5 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.35%) Office 365
5 1 (0.68%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.68%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.05%) RS-232
2 4 (2.70%) SAN
3 2 (1.35%) Network Security
3 2 (1.35%) SMTP
4 1 (0.68%) Firewall
4 1 (0.68%) Internet
4 1 (0.68%) NFC
4 1 (0.68%) RFID
4 1 (0.68%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (35.81%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.76%) MongoDB
3 9 (6.08%) NoSQL
4 7 (4.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.70%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (2.03%) Cosmos DB
7 3 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.35%) Big Data
8 2 (1.35%) Power BI
8 2 (1.35%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.35%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.35%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.68%) HDInsight
9 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Power View
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.68%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 21 (14.19%) Git (software)
2 17 (11.49%) Visual Studio
2 17 (11.49%) Visual Studio Team System
3 14 (9.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (7.43%) Selenium
5 9 (6.08%) Cucumber
5 9 (6.08%) SpecFlow
6 8 (5.41%) JMeter
6 8 (5.41%) Subversion
7 6 (4.05%) Mercurial
8 4 (2.70%) NUnit
8 4 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (2.03%) Bitbucket
9 3 (2.03%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (2.03%) Protractor
9 3 (2.03%) RSpec
9 3 (2.03%) TeamCity
9 3 (2.03%) webpack
10 2 (1.35%) JIRA
10 2 (1.35%) LoadRunner
General
1 9 (6.08%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.05%) Automotive
3 4 (2.70%) Finance
4 3 (2.03%) Banking
5 1 (0.68%) Advertising
5 1 (0.68%) Electronics
5 1 (0.68%) Law
5 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 97 (65.54%) Developer
2 58 (39.19%) .NET Developer
3 29 (19.59%) C# Developer
4 16 (10.81%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (8.11%) Full Stack Developer
6 10 (6.76%) Senior Developer
7 9 (6.08%) Angular Developer
7 9 (6.08%) Umbraco Developer
8 8 (5.41%) Analyst
8 8 (5.41%) Senior .NET Developer
8 8 (5.41%) Software Engineer
8 8 (5.41%) Test Analyst
9 7 (4.73%) ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (4.73%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 7 (4.73%) SQL Developer
9 7 (4.73%) Test Engineer
10 6 (4.05%) Embedded Engineer
10 6 (4.05%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 6 (4.05%) Oracle Developer
10 6 (4.05%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (79.05%) .NET
2 65 (43.92%) ASP.NET
3 37 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 33 (22.30%) CSS
5 31 (20.95%) HTML
6 30 (20.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 27 (18.24%) AngularJS
8 23 (15.54%) .NET Framework
9 19 (12.84%) jQuery
10 14 (9.46%) HTML5
11 12 (8.11%) Angular 2
11 12 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 11 (7.43%) Entity Framework
13 10 (6.76%) .NET Core
13 10 (6.76%) WCF
14 9 (6.08%) Web Services
14 9 (6.08%) XML
15 8 (5.41%) REST
15 8 (5.41%) SOAP
16 6 (4.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.81%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (4.05%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.05%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (3.38%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.70%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.03%) Social Media
6 2 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.35%) User Experience
6 2 (1.35%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.68%) RIA
7 1 (0.68%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 19 (12.84%) Windows
2 3 (2.03%) Android
2 3 (2.03%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.35%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.68%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (47.97%) MVC
2 59 (39.86%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (20.95%) TDD
4 21 (14.19%) BDD
5 17 (11.49%) Microservices
6 16 (10.81%) Test Automation
6 16 (10.81%) Web Development
7 15 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (9.46%) Scrum
9 13 (8.78%) OO
9 13 (8.78%) Problem-Solving
10 11 (7.43%) Software Engineering
11 9 (6.08%) DevOps
12 8 (5.41%) Data Modelling
12 8 (5.41%) SDLC
12 8 (5.41%) Software Architecture
12 8 (5.41%) SOLID
13 7 (4.73%) OOP
14 6 (4.05%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (4.05%) FMEA
Programming Languages
1 50 (33.78%) JavaScript
2 44 (29.73%) SQL
3 18 (12.16%) Java
4 12 (8.11%) C++
5 9 (6.08%) Python
6 8 (5.41%) C
6 8 (5.41%) T-SQL
7 7 (4.73%) TypeScript
8 6 (4.05%) Assembly Language
8 6 (4.05%) MATLAB
9 5 (3.38%) Embedded C
9 5 (3.38%) Embedded C++
9 5 (3.38%) PL/SQL
9 5 (3.38%) VB
9 5 (3.38%) VBA
10 4 (2.70%) F#
11 3 (2.03%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.35%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.68%) R
13 1 (0.68%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.76%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.73%) ISEB
4 6 (4.05%) ISTQB
5 4 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (2.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (2.03%) TOGAF Certification
7 2 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.05%) MISRA
1 6 (4.05%) MISRA C
2 1 (0.68%) GDPR
2 1 (0.68%) ISO 26262
2 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.70%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 27 (18.24%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.81%) Oracle
3 6 (4.05%) Telerik
4 5 (3.38%) Sitecore
5 4 (2.70%) HP
6 3 (2.03%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.35%) Google
8 1 (0.68%) Apple
8 1 (0.68%) Automation Anywhere
8 1 (0.68%) Huawei
8 1 (0.68%) Tableau
8 1 (0.68%) UiPath