The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Birmingham region that had C# Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C# Developer
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 39 33 38
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 19 22 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.18% 3.50% 2.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.30% 3.77% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 13
Median daily rate £358 £305 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.21% -12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £289 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £330 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +34.32%

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
575 584 537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.15% 92.85% 92.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 364 330
Median daily rate £388 £357 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.54% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 31 28
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.73 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.69 £25.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

C# Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

C# Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

C# Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

C# Developer Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

C# Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# Developer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

C# Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

C# Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

C# Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, C# 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# Developer in the job title.

1 42 (100.00%) C#
2 38 (90.48%) .NET
3 26 (61.90%) .NET Framework
4 23 (54.76%) SQL
4 23 (54.76%) MVC
5 20 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (40.48%) Visual Studio
7 16 (38.10%) Scrum
7 16 (38.10%) SQL Server
8 15 (35.71%) ASP.NET
9 14 (33.33%) Web Services
9 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 14 (33.33%) WCF
9 14 (33.33%) Entity Framework
10 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
11 10 (23.81%) OOD
11 10 (23.81%) NUnit
11 10 (23.81%) Subversion
11 10 (23.81%) Moq
12 9 (21.43%) Relational Database
12 9 (21.43%) Oracle
13 8 (19.05%) XML
14 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
14 7 (16.67%) SOLID
14 7 (16.67%) HTML
15 6 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
15 6 (14.29%) AngularJS
16 5 (11.90%) jQuery
16 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC
17 4 (9.52%) Front End Development

C# 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 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 9 (21.43%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.76%) MySQL
3 2 (4.76%) SQLite
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (40.48%) Visual Studio
2 10 (23.81%) Moq
2 10 (23.81%) NUnit
2 10 (23.81%) Subversion
3 3 (7.14%) CruiseControl
3 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Advertising
2 1 (2.38%) Electronics
2 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.38%) Marketing
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (90.48%) .NET
2 26 (61.90%) .NET Framework
3 15 (35.71%) ASP.NET
4 14 (33.33%) Entity Framework
4 14 (33.33%) WCF
4 14 (33.33%) Web Services
5 8 (19.05%) XML
6 7 (16.67%) HTML
7 6 (14.29%) AngularJS
8 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (11.90%) jQuery
9 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 3 (7.14%) CSS
9 3 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (7.14%) WinForms
10 2 (4.76%) Ajax
10 2 (4.76%) HTML5
11 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC 2
11 1 (2.38%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) iPad
1 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
1 3 (7.14%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (54.76%) MVC
2 20 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (38.10%) Scrum
4 10 (23.81%) OOD
5 7 (16.67%) SOLID
6 6 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (9.52%) Front End Development
8 3 (7.14%) OO
8 3 (7.14%) TDD
9 2 (4.76%) Logistics
9 2 (4.76%) Mobile Development
10 1 (2.38%) BDD
10 1 (2.38%) Business Analysis
10 1 (2.38%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (2.38%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (2.38%) OCR
10 1 (2.38%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (2.38%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.38%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (54.76%) SQL
3 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.38%) TypeScript
4 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.43%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) SAP