Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Taunton 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 January 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#
Somerset > Taunton
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 2 6
Rank change year-on-year -19 +4 0
Contract jobs citing C# 2 52 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Taunton 1.71% 43.33% 35.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.33% 80.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 50 51
Taunton median daily rate £398 £319 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.71% -12.67% +12.22%
10th Percentile £387 £213 £313
90th Percentile £406 £450 £400
Somerset median daily rate £375 £312 £350
% change year-on-year +20.10% -10.79% +6.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Taunton median hourly rate - - -
Somerset median hourly rate £42.25 £41.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year +3.05% -6.29% +14.38%

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 Taunton with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Taunton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 24 65 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Taunton 20.51% 54.17% 53.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 59 75
Taunton median daily rate £352 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.31% -13.33% +12.78%
10th Percentile £165 £213 £313
90th Percentile £434 £452 £420
Somerset median daily rate £400 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +14.29% -3.45% +11.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Taunton median hourly rate £23.75 - -
Somerset median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year +5.00% -8.57% +20.19%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

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

Job vacancy trend for C# in Taunton

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Taunton

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Taunton region with a requirement for C#.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) NServiceBus
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton 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 1 (50.00%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared