The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Birmingham region that had C# .NET Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C# .NET Developer
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 43 48 50
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 15 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.33% 1.84% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.42% 1.96% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 5
Median daily rate £350 £305 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £305 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £342 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £51.31 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-15.70% +177.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
621 613 568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.58% 94.16% 93.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 385 341
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 24 28
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £25.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

C# .NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Birmingham region that featured C# .NET Developer in the job title.

C# .NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

C# .NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C# .NET Developer across the Birmingham region.

C# .NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

C# .NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# .NET Developer across the Birmingham region.

C# .NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, C# .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region featuring C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 29 (100.00%) C#
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (72.41%) .NET Framework
3 18 (62.07%) MVC
4 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (51.72%) SQL
6 14 (48.28%) SQL Server
7 12 (41.38%) Visual Studio
7 12 (41.38%) Scrum
7 12 (41.38%) Entity Framework
8 11 (37.93%) Web Services
8 11 (37.93%) WCF
9 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
10 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET
11 8 (27.59%) XML
11 8 (27.59%) OOD
11 8 (27.59%) NUnit
11 8 (27.59%) Subversion
11 8 (27.59%) Moq
11 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Azure
12 7 (24.14%) SOLID
12 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
13 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (20.69%) Oracle
13 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
14 5 (17.24%) HTML
14 5 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
15 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
15 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
15 4 (13.79%) Front End Development

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (48.28%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Visual Studio
2 8 (27.59%) Moq
2 8 (27.59%) NUnit
2 8 (27.59%) Subversion
3 5 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.45%) CruiseControl
4 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 1 (3.45%) Electronics
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
1 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.45%) Marketing
1 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (72.41%) .NET Framework
3 12 (41.38%) Entity Framework
4 11 (37.93%) WCF
4 11 (37.93%) Web Services
5 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET
6 8 (27.59%) XML
7 5 (17.24%) HTML
8 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
8 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (6.90%) CSS
10 2 (6.90%) jQuery
10 2 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (3.45%) CSS3
11 1 (3.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) MVC
2 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (41.38%) Scrum
4 8 (27.59%) OOD
5 7 (24.14%) SOLID
6 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (13.79%) Front End Development
8 3 (10.34%) OO
9 1 (3.45%) BDD
9 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.45%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.45%) Process Management
9 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
9 1 (3.45%) Service Management
9 1 (3.45%) TDD
9 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
9 1 (3.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (51.72%) SQL
3 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) SAP