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 3 months to 24 June 2017 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 16 33
Rank change year-on-year +9 +17  
Contract jobs citing C# 20 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 10.05% 6.88% 4.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.48% 20.55% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 11
Median daily rate £338 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +36.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £272 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £408 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +2.85% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year +10.00% -1.96%  

C# is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 58 73 144
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 29.15% 33.49% 39.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 44 114
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £438 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -67.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton citing C# as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Southampton

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Southampton

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Southampton over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Southampton

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for C#.

1 34 (77.27%) .NET
2 20 (45.45%) SQL
3 19 (43.18%) ASP.NET
4 15 (34.09%) MVC
4 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
4 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
6 11 (25.00%) HTML
6 11 (25.00%) CSS
6 11 (25.00%) TDD
6 11 (25.00%) REST
7 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
8 9 (20.45%) Windows
8 9 (20.45%) CMS
9 8 (18.18%) Scrum
10 7 (15.91%) BDD
10 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (13.64%) Git (software)
11 6 (13.64%) AngularJS
12 5 (11.36%) ISEB
12 5 (11.36%) VB.NET
12 5 (11.36%) T-SQL
12 5 (11.36%) SoapUI
12 5 (11.36%) Test Automation
12 5 (11.36%) Retail
12 5 (11.36%) Software Testing
12 5 (11.36%) Selenium
12 5 (11.36%) Test Scripting

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 9 (20.45%) CMS
2 4 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (9.09%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.27%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.27%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.82%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) Geospatial Data
2 3 (6.82%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.27%) GIS
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) SQLPlus
3 1 (2.27%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.36%) Selenium
2 5 (11.36%) SoapUI
3 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.27%) NuGet
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.27%) Subversion
4 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (11.36%) Retail
2 4 (9.09%) Back Office
3 2 (4.55%) Advertising
4 1 (2.27%) Billing
4 1 (2.27%) Electronics
4 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (81.82%) Developer
2 19 (43.18%) .NET Developer
3 6 (13.64%) C# Developer
3 6 (13.64%) Software Developer
4 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 5 (11.36%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Sitecore Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Test Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Azure Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Development Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Junior
7 2 (4.55%) Junior Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Umbraco Developer
8 1 (2.27%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.27%) CAD Developer
8 1 (2.27%) EPiServer Developer
8 1 (2.27%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (77.27%) .NET
2 19 (43.18%) ASP.NET
3 11 (25.00%) CSS
3 11 (25.00%) HTML
3 11 (25.00%) REST
4 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (13.64%) AngularJS
5 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (9.09%) .NET Framework
6 4 (9.09%) WPF
7 3 (6.82%) HTML5
7 3 (6.82%) WCF
7 3 (6.82%) XML
8 2 (4.55%) COM
8 2 (4.55%) jQuery
8 2 (4.55%) Middleware
9 1 (2.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 1 (2.27%) SignalR
9 1 (2.27%) Task Parallel Library
9 1 (2.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.27%) EPoS
3 1 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.45%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Android
3 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.27%) Unix
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (34.09%) MVC
2 11 (25.00%) TDD
3 8 (18.18%) Scrum
4 7 (15.91%) BDD
5 5 (11.36%) Software Testing
5 5 (11.36%) Test Automation
5 5 (11.36%) Test Scripting
6 4 (9.09%) Migration
6 4 (9.09%) SDLC
6 4 (9.09%) Test Planning
7 3 (6.82%) CRM
7 3 (6.82%) Exploratory Testing
7 3 (6.82%) Performance Testing
7 3 (6.82%) Prototyping
7 3 (6.82%) Regression Testing
7 3 (6.82%) Web Development
8 2 (4.55%) Code Coverage
8 2 (4.55%) MVVM
8 2 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (45.45%) SQL
2 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.36%) T-SQL
3 5 (11.36%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.27%) Apple Swift
4 1 (2.27%) C
4 1 (2.27%) C++
4 1 (2.27%) COBOL
4 1 (2.27%) Java
4 1 (2.27%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.27%) Python
4 1 (2.27%) VB
4 1 (2.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) ISEB
2 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) Sitecore
3 2 (4.55%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle
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