Period
to 20 July 2019

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 6 months to 20 July 2019 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 > Wiltshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 13 17
Rank change year-on-year -16 +4 +7
Contract jobs citing C# 130 106 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 7.00% 8.91% 8.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.63% 26.43% 30.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 74 73
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £278
90th Percentile £616 £600 £456
South West median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Wiltshire median hourly rate £47.50 £32.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.15% -19.75% +268.18%
10th Percentile £46.25 £19.50 £37.05
90th Percentile £48.75 £41.50 £40.75
South West median hourly rate £43.00 £41.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year +4.88% -1.20% -1.78%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 630 401 367
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 33.91% 33.70% 27.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 262 245
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £325 £306 £268
90th Percentile £638 £600 £510
South West median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 15 17
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +16.88% +2.67%
10th Percentile £20.83 £38.02 £31.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.30 £49.50
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £43.25
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.73% +2.98%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

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 6 months to 20 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Wiltshire

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 20 July 2019. 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
Swindon -9 75 £500 +17.65% 17
Chippenham +4 25 £375 - 5
Corsham -23 7 £475 +23.06%
Salisbury -9 5 £410 +31.20% 3
Melksham - 3 £388 - 5
C#
South West

For the 6 months to 20 July 2019, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for C#.

1 90 (69.23%) .NET
2 63 (48.46%) SQL Server
3 62 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (33.08%) DevOps
5 42 (32.31%) JavaScript
6 40 (30.77%) SQL
6 40 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
6 40 (30.77%) REST
7 39 (30.00%) .NET Framework
8 34 (26.15%) Microservices
9 33 (25.38%) CSS
10 32 (24.62%) HTML
10 32 (24.62%) Docker
11 30 (23.08%) Kubernetes
11 30 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
11 30 (23.08%) ASP.NET
12 29 (22.31%) Web Services
12 29 (22.31%) Scrum
12 29 (22.31%) .NET Core
13 24 (18.46%) Finance
14 22 (16.92%) C++
15 21 (16.15%) Java
16 20 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
17 19 (14.62%) MVC
17 19 (14.62%) Windows
18 18 (13.85%) React
19 17 (13.08%) SharePoint
19 17 (13.08%) Telecoms
20 16 (12.31%) Banking
20 16 (12.31%) Unit Testing

C#
Co-occurring 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 17 (13.08%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.62%) Confluence
3 3 (2.31%) IIS
3 3 (2.31%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.54%) CMS
4 2 (1.54%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.77%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.31%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (8.46%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.54%) NuGet
5 2 (1.54%) OpenShift
5 2 (1.54%) Serverless
6 1 (0.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.77%) Amazon ECS
6 1 (0.77%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.77%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.77%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.77%) Azure Functions
6 1 (0.77%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.77%) PaaS
6 1 (0.77%) Route 53
6 1 (0.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.92%) TETRA
2 6 (4.62%) DNS
2 6 (4.62%) FTP
2 6 (4.62%) HTTP
2 6 (4.62%) SMTP
2 6 (4.62%) SSH
3 4 (3.08%) Internet
3 4 (3.08%) Intranet
3 4 (3.08%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.08%) VoIP
4 2 (1.54%) 3G
4 2 (1.54%) 4G
4 2 (1.54%) Bluetooth
4 2 (1.54%) NFC
4 2 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (48.46%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.54%) Amazon RDS
3 11 (8.46%) NoSQL
4 7 (5.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (4.62%) MySQL
6 3 (2.31%) MySQL Workbench
7 1 (0.77%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.77%) MS Access
7 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 12 (9.23%) Bitbucket
2 12 (9.23%) JIRA
3 11 (8.46%) Git (software)
3 11 (8.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (6.15%) Visual Studio Team System
5 6 (4.62%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.08%) Artifactory
6 4 (3.08%) SonarQube
6 4 (3.08%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (2.31%) Robomongo
7 3 (2.31%) Visual Studio Code
8 2 (1.54%) Grunt
8 2 (1.54%) gulp
8 2 (1.54%) Selenium
8 2 (1.54%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.54%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.54%) webpack
9 1 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.77%) Metasploit
General
1 24 (18.46%) Finance
2 17 (13.08%) Telecoms
3 16 (12.31%) Banking
4 4 (3.08%) Legal
5 1 (0.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 71 (54.62%) Developer
2 21 (16.15%) C# Developer
3 19 (14.62%) .NET Developer
3 19 (14.62%) Architect
4 16 (12.31%) .NET Architect
4 16 (12.31%) Full Stack Developer
5 9 (6.92%) CRM Developer
6 8 (6.15%) C++ Developer
6 8 (6.15%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (6.15%) Digital Architect
6 8 (6.15%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 7 (5.38%) C++/C# Developer
7 7 (5.38%) React Developer
7 7 (5.38%) Technical Architect
8 6 (4.62%) .NET Solutions Architect
8 6 (4.62%) .NET Technical Architect
8 6 (4.62%) Software Developer
8 6 (4.62%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (4.62%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 6 (4.62%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (69.23%) .NET
2 40 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
2 40 (30.77%) REST
3 39 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 33 (25.38%) CSS
5 32 (24.62%) HTML
6 30 (23.08%) ASP.NET
7 29 (22.31%) .NET Core
7 29 (22.31%) Web Services
8 18 (13.85%) React
9 15 (11.54%) Redux
10 14 (10.77%) jQuery
11 13 (10.00%) Entity Framework
12 11 (8.46%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (6.92%) AngularJS
13 9 (6.92%) HTML5
14 8 (6.15%) WebSockets
15 7 (5.38%) JSON
15 7 (5.38%) Node.js
15 7 (5.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.31%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (5.38%) iPad
3 4 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.54%) CESG
4 2 (1.54%) Cloud Native
4 2 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.77%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.77%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.77%) User Experience
5 1 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.62%) Windows
2 8 (6.15%) Linux
2 8 (6.15%) Windows Server
3 6 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (3.85%) Windows 10
5 3 (2.31%) Unix
6 2 (1.54%) Android
6 2 (1.54%) CoreOS
6 2 (1.54%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (33.08%) DevOps
3 34 (26.15%) Microservices
4 29 (22.31%) Scrum
5 19 (14.62%) MVC
6 16 (12.31%) Unit Testing
7 15 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
8 14 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (9.23%) OO
10 11 (8.46%) CRM
11 10 (7.69%) Product Roadmap
12 9 (6.92%) OOA/OOD
12 9 (6.92%) SDLC
12 9 (6.92%) TDD
13 8 (6.15%) Enterprise Architecture
14 7 (5.38%) Customer Engagement
14 7 (5.38%) E-Commerce
14 7 (5.38%) OOP
14 7 (5.38%) Technical Architecture
14 7 (5.38%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 42 (32.31%) JavaScript
2 40 (30.77%) SQL
3 22 (16.92%) C++
4 21 (16.15%) Java
5 11 (8.46%) TypeScript
6 10 (7.69%) PowerShell
7 8 (6.15%) Python
8 4 (3.08%) C
8 4 (3.08%) PHP
9 2 (1.54%) ES6
10 1 (0.77%) Go
10 1 (0.77%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.77%) VB
10 1 (0.77%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 13 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.54%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.77%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.77%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (3.08%) NCSC
1 4 (3.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 32 (24.62%) Docker
2 6 (4.62%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 30 (23.08%) Kubernetes
2 6 (4.62%) vCenter Server
3 4 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.08%) QRadar
4 3 (2.31%) Ansible
4 3 (2.31%) Terraform
5 2 (1.54%) AirWatch
5 2 (1.54%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (1.54%) Mesos
5 2 (1.54%) Puppet
6 1 (0.77%) Nessus
6 1 (0.77%) Nmap
6 1 (0.77%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.77%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.15%) Oracle
3 7 (5.38%) VMware
4 4 (3.08%) Cisco
4 4 (3.08%) FireEye
4 4 (3.08%) ServiceNow
4 4 (3.08%) SolarWinds
4 4 (3.08%) Veracode
5 2 (1.54%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.77%) BMC
6 1 (0.77%) HP
6 1 (0.77%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.77%) Tripwire