The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 15 26 18
Rank change year-on-year +11 -8  
Contract jobs citing C# 49 35 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 7.67% 5.33% 7.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.20% 16.51% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 27 35
Median daily rate £413 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £393 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £40.50 £11.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +268.18% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +9.21% +8.57%  

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 187 212 171
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 29.26% 32.27% 23.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 143 94
Median daily rate £413 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.85% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £444 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 6
Median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +99.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £11.00 £15.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £46.43 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Wiltshire

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Wiltshire

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Wiltshire

C#
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +11 36 £413 +18.70% 5
Chippenham +6 5 £350 +12.00% 2
Salisbury +3 1 £441 +21.65% 2
C#
South West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for C#.

1 73 (75.26%) .NET
2 49 (50.52%) JavaScript
3 46 (47.42%) ASP.NET
4 40 (41.24%) HTML
4 40 (41.24%) jQuery
5 39 (40.21%) CSS
6 35 (36.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 34 (35.05%) Windows
7 34 (35.05%) Visual Studio
8 29 (29.90%) MVC
9 27 (27.84%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (26.80%) SQL
11 25 (25.77%) Finance
12 23 (23.71%) Ajax
13 22 (22.68%) CMS
13 22 (22.68%) Sitecore
14 21 (21.65%) Sitecore CMS
14 21 (21.65%) Sass
14 21 (21.65%) IIS
15 20 (20.62%) Content Management
15 20 (20.62%) Web Development
16 19 (19.59%) W3C
17 18 (18.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 18 (18.56%) Scrum
18 17 (17.53%) Apple
18 17 (17.53%) SQL Server
18 17 (17.53%) XSLT
18 17 (17.53%) Flash
18 17 (17.53%) User Experience
19 16 (16.49%) AngularJS

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 22 (22.68%) CMS
2 21 (21.65%) IIS
2 21 (21.65%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (6.19%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.12%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.06%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.03%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.03%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.03%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (11.34%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.09%) MS Office
3 2 (2.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (7.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.03%) nopCommerce
2 1 (1.03%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) Office 365
1 2 (2.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.46%) Internet
2 1 (1.03%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.53%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (12.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (7.22%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (6.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (6.19%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (5.15%) MS Access
6 5 (5.15%) MySQL
6 5 (5.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (3.09%) PerformancePoint
7 3 (3.09%) PowerPivot
7 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 35 (36.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 34 (35.05%) Visual Studio
3 13 (13.40%) Selenium
3 13 (13.40%) SpecFlow
4 9 (9.28%) Cucumber
4 9 (9.28%) Jasmine
5 4 (4.12%) Git (software)
5 4 (4.12%) WebDriver
6 3 (3.09%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.06%) Subversion
8 1 (1.03%) CruiseControl
8 1 (1.03%) JIRA
8 1 (1.03%) Moq
8 1 (1.03%) NuGet
8 1 (1.03%) NUnit
8 1 (1.03%) PVCS
8 1 (1.03%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (1.03%) ReSharper
8 1 (1.03%) TortoiseSVN
8 1 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 25 (25.77%) Finance
2 6 (6.19%) Banking
3 3 (3.09%) Advertising
4 1 (1.03%) Billing
4 1 (1.03%) Games
4 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.03%) Marketing
4 1 (1.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 69 (71.13%) Developer
2 26 (26.80%) .NET Developer
3 19 (19.59%) Sitecore Developer
4 15 (15.46%) C# Developer
5 13 (13.40%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (11.34%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (11.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (10.31%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 9 (9.28%) Software Engineer
9 8 (8.25%) UI Developer
10 6 (6.19%) DBA
10 6 (6.19%) SharePoint Developer
10 6 (6.19%) Tester
11 5 (5.15%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 5 (5.15%) SQL Developer
11 5 (5.15%) Web Developer
12 4 (4.12%) Administrator
12 4 (4.12%) C# Software Engineer
12 4 (4.12%) Database Developer
12 4 (4.12%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (75.26%) .NET
2 46 (47.42%) ASP.NET
3 40 (41.24%) HTML
3 40 (41.24%) jQuery
4 39 (40.21%) CSS
5 23 (23.71%) Ajax
6 21 (21.65%) Sass
7 18 (18.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 17 (17.53%) Flash
8 17 (17.53%) XSLT
9 16 (16.49%) AngularJS
9 16 (16.49%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (15.46%) HTML5
11 14 (14.43%) .NET Framework
12 13 (13.40%) Gherkin
13 11 (11.34%) Ext JS
14 8 (8.25%) Entity Framework
15 7 (7.22%) Web Services
16 5 (5.15%) REST
17 4 (4.12%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.59%) W3C
2 17 (17.53%) User Experience
3 5 (5.15%) iPad
4 2 (2.06%) CCTV
4 2 (2.06%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.06%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.06%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 34 (35.05%) Windows
2 8 (8.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (29.90%) MVC
2 27 (27.84%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (20.62%) Content Management
3 20 (20.62%) Web Development
4 18 (18.56%) Scrum
5 14 (14.43%) Front End Development
6 11 (11.34%) MVVM
7 10 (10.31%) Migration
7 10 (10.31%) Software Engineering
7 10 (10.31%) TDD
8 9 (9.28%) BDD
8 9 (9.28%) Data Migration
9 8 (8.25%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (8.25%) CRM
9 8 (8.25%) High Availability
10 7 (7.22%) Data Modelling
10 7 (7.22%) ETL
11 6 (6.19%) System Testing
12 5 (5.15%) Data Cleansing
12 5 (5.15%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 49 (50.52%) JavaScript
2 26 (26.80%) SQL
3 15 (15.46%) ActionScript
4 12 (12.37%) C++
4 12 (12.37%) T-SQL
5 5 (5.15%) PHP
5 5 (5.15%) PowerShell
5 5 (5.15%) VB.NET
6 4 (4.12%) C
6 4 (4.12%) VB
7 3 (3.09%) MATLAB
7 3 (3.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (6.19%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.12%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.09%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.19%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.06%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 22 (22.68%) Sitecore
2 17 (17.53%) Apple
3 16 (16.49%) Microsoft
4 11 (11.34%) Sencha
5 2 (2.06%) VMware
6 1 (1.03%) Capita
6 1 (1.03%) Epicor
6 1 (1.03%) IBM
6 1 (1.03%) OpenText
6 1 (1.03%) RedGate
6 1 (1.03%) Twitter