Period
to 22 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 3 9
Rank change year-on-year -6 +6 -3
Contract jobs citing C# 58 110 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 12.55% 23.76% 17.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.52% 46.22% 38.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 73 84
Somerset median daily rate £375 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -14.29% +2.19%
10th Percentile £313 £213 £283
90th Percentile £445 £400 £409
South West median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 29 18
Somerset median hourly rate £42.25 £41.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.05% -6.29% +14.38%
10th Percentile £38.13 £37.75 £40.83
90th Percentile £44.40 £43.00 £48.23
South West median hourly rate £41.00 £40.50 £41.65
% change year-on-year +1.23% -2.76% +19.00%

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 184 238 320
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 39.83% 51.40% 46.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 121 195
Somerset median daily rate £375 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -3.45% +7.41%
10th Percentile £230 £213 £263
90th Percentile £494 £475 £471
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 56 49
Somerset median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% -4.65% +18.13%
10th Percentile £23.35 £36.25 £34.50
90th Percentile £73.50 £47.50 £57.00
South West median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £41.80
% change year-on-year -2.50% -4.31% +17.75%

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 February 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 February 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
Bath +6 33 £375 +25.00% 15
Taunton -14 11 £395 +36.21% 6
Street +1 5 - - 1
Yeovil -4 4 - - 1
Frome - 3 £325 -
Clevedon - 1 £475 -
C#
South West

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 44 (75.86%) .NET
2 31 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (43.10%) MVC
4 23 (39.66%) JavaScript
5 22 (37.93%) HTML
6 21 (36.21%) SQL Server
6 21 (36.21%) CSS
7 18 (31.03%) ASP.NET
7 18 (31.03%) Java
8 16 (27.59%) C++
9 15 (25.86%) Scrum
9 15 (25.86%) Test Automation
9 15 (25.86%) AngularJS
10 14 (24.14%) SQL
11 13 (22.41%) Microsoft Azure
11 13 (22.41%) jQuery
12 12 (20.69%) Python
13 11 (18.97%) Software Engineering
13 11 (18.97%) Ruby
13 11 (18.97%) Groovy
13 11 (18.97%) Security Cleared
13 11 (18.97%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (18.97%) Jenkins
14 10 (17.24%) .NET Core
14 10 (17.24%) HTML5
15 9 (15.52%) Amazon AWS
15 9 (15.52%) Web Services
15 9 (15.52%) Visual Studio
16 8 (13.79%) OO
16 8 (13.79%) PowerShell

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 6 (10.34%) Tomcat
2 5 (8.62%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (8.62%) nginx
2 5 (8.62%) WebSphere
2 5 (8.62%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (5.17%) Umbraco
4 2 (3.45%) CMS
4 2 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.72%) Apache
5 1 (1.72%) IIS
5 1 (1.72%) NServiceBus
5 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 13 (22.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (15.52%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (8.62%) PaaS
4 1 (1.72%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) HTTP
2 2 (3.45%) Firewall
2 2 (3.45%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (36.21%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.79%) NoSQL
3 6 (10.34%) Big Data
4 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (18.97%) Jenkins
2 9 (15.52%) Visual Studio
3 8 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (12.07%) Eclipse
4 7 (12.07%) Selenium
5 6 (10.34%) Ant
5 6 (10.34%) Cucumber
5 6 (10.34%) HP UFT
5 6 (10.34%) JIRA
5 6 (10.34%) JUnit
5 6 (10.34%) Maven
5 6 (10.34%) SoapUI
6 3 (5.17%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (3.45%) NUnit
7 2 (3.45%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.72%) webpack
General
1 3 (5.17%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.72%) Automotive
2 1 (1.72%) French Language
2 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.72%) Military
2 1 (1.72%) Publishing
2 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (58.62%) Developer
2 21 (36.21%) .NET Developer
3 15 (25.86%) C# Developer
4 11 (18.97%) Software Engineer
5 10 (17.24%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Test Automation Manager
6 6 (10.34%) Test Manager
7 5 (8.62%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Java Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Software Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Web Developer
9 3 (5.17%) C# Software Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Sitecore Developer
9 3 (5.17%) SQL Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Azure Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Azure Engineer
10 2 (3.45%) Azure Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (75.86%) .NET
2 22 (37.93%) HTML
3 21 (36.21%) CSS
4 18 (31.03%) ASP.NET
5 15 (25.86%) AngularJS
6 13 (22.41%) jQuery
7 11 (18.97%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (17.24%) .NET Core
8 10 (17.24%) HTML5
9 9 (15.52%) Web Services
10 8 (13.79%) .NET Framework
10 8 (13.79%) Entity Framework
10 8 (13.79%) React
10 8 (13.79%) REST
11 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (12.07%) WCF
12 6 (10.34%) Gherkin
12 6 (10.34%) SOAP
12 6 (10.34%) XML
13 5 (8.62%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Mobile App
2 5 (8.62%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (8.62%) iPad
3 3 (5.17%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.17%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.45%) User Experience
5 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.72%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (43.10%) MVC
3 15 (25.86%) Scrum
3 15 (25.86%) Test Automation
4 11 (18.97%) Software Engineering
5 8 (13.79%) BDD
5 8 (13.79%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (13.79%) OO
5 8 (13.79%) TDD
5 8 (13.79%) Web Development
6 7 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (10.34%) Software Testing
7 6 (10.34%) Waterfall
8 5 (8.62%) DevOps
8 5 (8.62%) E-Commerce
8 5 (8.62%) OOP
8 5 (8.62%) Open Source
8 5 (8.62%) UML
9 4 (6.90%) Time Management
10 3 (5.17%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (39.66%) JavaScript
2 18 (31.03%) Java
3 16 (27.59%) C++
4 14 (24.14%) SQL
5 12 (20.69%) Python
6 11 (18.97%) Groovy
6 11 (18.97%) Ruby
7 8 (13.79%) PowerShell
8 6 (10.34%) Jython
8 6 (10.34%) VBScript
9 5 (8.62%) Shell Script
10 4 (6.90%) T-SQL
11 3 (5.17%) TypeScript
12 2 (3.45%) Ada
13 1 (1.72%) C
13 1 (1.72%) ES6
13 1 (1.72%) PHP
13 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (18.97%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) Docker
1 5 (8.62%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (10.34%) CA Service Virtualization
2 5 (8.62%) Ansible
2 5 (8.62%) Kubernetes
2 5 (8.62%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (8.62%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (10.34%) CA
1 6 (10.34%) HP
2 3 (5.17%) Sitecore
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft