Period
to 22 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 October 2020 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#
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 6 6 10
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 -4
Contract jobs citing C# 36 94 75
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Southampton 17.65% 16.94% 13.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.65% 45.63% 25.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 54 46
Median daily rate £475 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.57% +25.00%
10th Percentile £363 £375 £361
90th Percentile £584 £556 £488
Hampshire median daily rate £465 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +3.33% +12.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £45.91 £50.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.18% +5.26% +6.60%
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.91 £47.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -3.35% +26.67% -16.67%

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 Southampton with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 74 206 292
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 36.27% 37.12% 54.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 129 211
Median daily rate £475 £463 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% -2.63% +31.03%
10th Percentile £306 £325 £338
90th Percentile £576 £600 £563
Hampshire median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 6
Median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +20.48% -8.18%
10th Percentile £24.50 £33.68 £28.63
90th Percentile £47.61 £53.75 £48.13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £43.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -19.54% +2.35% -

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing C# as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Southampton

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing C# in Southampton.

Daily rate trend for C# in Southampton

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing C# in Southampton over the 6 months to 22 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for C# in Southampton

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing C# in Southampton.

Hourly rate trend for C# in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 October 2020, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for C#.

1 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (69.44%) Azure
3 17 (47.22%) .NET
4 14 (38.89%) JavaScript
4 14 (38.89%) DevOps
5 11 (30.56%) Test Automation
5 11 (30.56%) .NET Core
6 10 (27.78%) BDD
7 9 (25.00%) SQL
7 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 8 (22.22%) TDD
8 8 (22.22%) MVC
8 8 (22.22%) Python
8 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET
9 7 (19.44%) SpecFlow
9 7 (19.44%) RESTful
10 6 (16.67%) CSS
10 6 (16.67%) HTML
10 6 (16.67%) Public Sector
11 5 (13.89%) Logic Apps
11 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
11 5 (13.89%) JMeter
11 5 (13.89%) TeamCity
11 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
11 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
12 4 (11.11%) Big Data
12 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
12 4 (11.11%) React
12 4 (11.11%) PaaS

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 3 (8.33%) Umbraco
2 2 (5.56%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.78%) Confluence
3 1 (2.78%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 25 (69.44%) Azure
2 5 (13.89%) Logic Apps
3 4 (11.11%) PaaS
3 4 (11.11%) Serverless
4 3 (8.33%) Azure Functions
5 2 (5.56%) AWS
6 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.78%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) Big Data
1 4 (11.11%) Redis
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) SpecFlow
2 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.89%) JMeter
2 5 (13.89%) TeamCity
3 4 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 3 (8.33%) Babel
4 3 (8.33%) Cucumber
4 3 (8.33%) gulp
4 3 (8.33%) Jasmine
4 3 (8.33%) Locust
4 3 (8.33%) Selenium
4 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (8.33%) webpack
5 2 (5.56%) Postman
6 1 (2.78%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.78%) Cypress.io
6 1 (2.78%) LabVIEW
6 1 (2.78%) MSTest
6 1 (2.78%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 6 (16.67%) Public Sector
2 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.78%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Developer
2 9 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Test Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 6 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Azure Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Performance Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Performance Test Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Python Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Azure Software Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (47.22%) .NET
2 11 (30.56%) .NET Core
3 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 7 (19.44%) RESTful
5 6 (16.67%) CSS
5 6 (16.67%) HTML
6 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
7 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (11.11%) React
8 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (8.33%) Swagger
9 2 (5.56%) Blazor
9 2 (5.56%) EDI
9 2 (5.56%) REST
9 2 (5.56%) WCF
10 1 (2.78%) JSON
10 1 (2.78%) NgRx
10 1 (2.78%) Redux
10 1 (2.78%) RxJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Cloud Native
2 2 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (5.56%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (38.89%) DevOps
3 11 (30.56%) Test Automation
4 10 (27.78%) BDD
5 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 8 (22.22%) MVC
6 8 (22.22%) TDD
7 4 (11.11%) Acceptance Criteria
7 4 (11.11%) ERP
7 4 (11.11%) Iteration Planning
7 4 (11.11%) Performance Testing
7 4 (11.11%) Software Testing
8 3 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
8 3 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (8.33%) ETL
8 3 (8.33%) Machine Learning
8 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 3 (8.33%) SDLC
8 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) JavaScript
2 9 (25.00%) SQL
3 8 (22.22%) Python
4 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.78%) C++
4 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Docker
1 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Terraform
2 2 (5.56%) Kubernetes
2 2 (5.56%) Puppet
3 1 (2.78%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) Databricks
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle
2 4 (11.11%) SAP
3 2 (5.56%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.78%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.78%) Embarcadero
4 1 (2.78%) New Relic