Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 22 June 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#
South West > Somerset
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 7 6
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1 +2
Contract jobs citing C# 67 76 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 14.92% 18.31% 14.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.64% 30.89% 35.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 51 41
Somerset median daily rate £395 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.22% -2.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £285
90th Percentile £493 £475 £438
South West median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +2.74% +4.29% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 19
Somerset median hourly rate £43.00 £41.50 £42.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.61% -1.78% +40.83%
South West median hourly rate £40.88 £42.25 £42.25
% change year-on-year -3.25% - +30.00%

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 Somerset with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 188 246 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 41.87% 59.28% 41.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 141 106
Somerset median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £263 £258 £263
90th Percentile £500 £550 £459
South West median daily rate £410 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +9.33% +3.45% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 39 59
Somerset median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £42.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +6.51% +10.82%
10th Percentile £40.00 £37.50 £30.10
90th Percentile £43.75 £53.75 £57.00
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +14.29%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing C# as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Somerset

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing C# in Somerset.

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Somerset

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Somerset over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Somerset

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# in Somerset.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Somerset

C#
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 22 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton +5 31 £443 +22.92% 23
Bath -1 21 £375 -11.76% 8
Street - 7 £250 - 1
Yeovil +3 5 £335 - 4
Frome - 1 - - 1
C#
South West

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Somerset region with a requirement for C#.

1 50 (74.63%) .NET
2 42 (62.69%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (38.81%) Security Cleared
3 26 (38.81%) Test Automation
4 24 (35.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 23 (34.33%) Scrum
6 22 (32.84%) ASP.NET
7 21 (31.34%) SQL Server
7 21 (31.34%) MVC
8 20 (29.85%) Team Foundation Server
8 20 (29.85%) Continuous Delivery
9 19 (28.36%) PowerShell
10 17 (25.37%) JavaScript
11 14 (20.90%) Software Engineering
12 13 (19.40%) SC Cleared
13 12 (17.91%) AngularJS
13 12 (17.91%) Java
13 12 (17.91%) Deployment Automation
14 11 (16.42%) HTML
14 11 (16.42%) CSS
14 11 (16.42%) BDD
15 10 (14.93%) SQL
16 9 (13.43%) .NET Core
17 8 (11.94%) HTML5
17 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET MVC
17 8 (11.94%) Entity Framework
18 7 (10.45%) .NET Framework
18 7 (10.45%) OO
19 6 (8.96%) WCF
19 6 (8.96%) Web Development

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 2 (2.99%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.49%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.49%) Kentico
2 1 (1.49%) nginx
2 1 (1.49%) NServiceBus
2 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 24 (35.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) Firewall
1 2 (2.99%) SMS
2 1 (1.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (31.34%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.46%) Big Data
3 3 (4.48%) Geospatial Data
3 3 (4.48%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 20 (29.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (8.96%) Visual Studio Team System
3 5 (7.46%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.48%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.99%) Selenium
6 1 (1.49%) Ant
6 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.49%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.49%) JIRA
6 1 (1.49%) JUnit
6 1 (1.49%) Maven
6 1 (1.49%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (2.99%) Finance
2 1 (1.49%) French Language
2 1 (1.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (56.72%) Developer
2 19 (28.36%) .NET Developer
3 16 (23.88%) C# Developer
4 14 (20.90%) Software Engineer
5 9 (13.43%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (10.45%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (8.96%) Java Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Architect
8 5 (7.46%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (7.46%) SQL Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Test Automation Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Test Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Web Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Automation Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Azure Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Azure Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Azure Software Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Senior Automation Engineer
10 3 (4.48%) PowerShell Developer
10 3 (4.48%) Senior Customer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (74.63%) .NET
2 22 (32.84%) ASP.NET
3 12 (17.91%) AngularJS
4 11 (16.42%) CSS
4 11 (16.42%) HTML
5 9 (13.43%) .NET Core
6 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (11.94%) Entity Framework
6 8 (11.94%) HTML5
7 7 (10.45%) .NET Framework
8 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (8.96%) Gherkin
8 6 (8.96%) REST
8 6 (8.96%) RESTful
8 6 (8.96%) WCF
9 5 (7.46%) ASP.NET Core
9 5 (7.46%) jQuery
9 5 (7.46%) Node.js
9 5 (7.46%) Web Services
9 5 (7.46%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.48%) Client/Server
2 2 (2.99%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.49%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (62.69%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (38.81%) Test Automation
3 23 (34.33%) Scrum
4 21 (31.34%) MVC
5 20 (29.85%) Continuous Delivery
6 14 (20.90%) Software Engineering
7 12 (17.91%) Deployment Automation
8 11 (16.42%) BDD
9 7 (10.45%) OO
10 6 (8.96%) Continuous Deployment
10 6 (8.96%) Microservices
10 6 (8.96%) Network Virtualisation
10 6 (8.96%) System Testing
10 6 (8.96%) Web Development
11 4 (5.97%) Software Testing
11 4 (5.97%) TOGAF
12 3 (4.48%) Test Strategy
12 3 (4.48%) Time Management
12 3 (4.48%) UML
12 3 (4.48%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (28.36%) PowerShell
2 17 (25.37%) JavaScript
3 12 (17.91%) Java
4 10 (14.93%) SQL
5 5 (7.46%) C++
6 4 (5.97%) TypeScript
7 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.99%) Groovy
8 2 (2.99%) Python
8 2 (2.99%) Ruby
9 1 (1.49%) Jython
9 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (38.81%) Security Cleared
2 13 (19.40%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.48%) ISEB
3 3 (4.48%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.49%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Docker
1 1 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Ansible
1 1 (1.49%) CA Service Virtualization
1 1 (1.49%) HP ALM
1 1 (1.49%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.49%) CA
2 1 (1.49%) HP