The table below looks at the statistics for the C# Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C# Developer
Rank 51 47 23
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -24
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 17 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.09% 2.18% 4.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 2.42% 4.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 10
Average daily rate
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£320 £288 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.30% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £226 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
C# Developer
West Midlands

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
761 579 414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.60% 90.33% 93.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 343 204
Average daily rate £360 £330 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 27 18
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £31.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

C# Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# Developer in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 22 May 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited C# Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with C# Developer in their job title.

1 23 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (82.61%) .NET
3 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET
4 11 (47.83%) MVC
5 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (34.78%) WPF
6 8 (34.78%) Unit Testing
7 7 (30.43%) WCF
7 7 (30.43%) TDD
7 7 (30.43%) SQL
8 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
8 6 (26.09%) .NET Framework
9 5 (21.74%) ERP
9 5 (21.74%) HTML
9 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
9 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (17.39%) Scrum
11 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (13.04%) CSS
11 3 (13.04%) SOA
12 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
12 2 (8.70%) Oracle
12 2 (8.70%) Finance
12 2 (8.70%) Web Services
12 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (8.70%) DevExpress
12 2 (8.70%) jQuery
12 2 (8.70%) Refactoring
12 2 (8.70%) WinForms
12 2 (8.70%) NHibernate

C# Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited C# Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with C# Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (4.35%) Umbraco
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) .NET
2 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET
3 8 (34.78%) WPF
4 7 (30.43%) WCF
5 6 (26.09%) .NET Framework
6 5 (21.74%) HTML
6 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (13.04%) CSS
8 2 (8.70%) Web Services
8 2 (8.70%) jQuery
8 2 (8.70%) WinForms
8 2 (8.70%) NHibernate
8 2 (8.70%) HTML5
8 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
8 2 (8.70%) Entity Framework
8 2 (8.70%) React
9 1 (4.35%) CSS3
9 1 (4.35%) Backbone.js
9 1 (4.35%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) STB
1 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) MVC
2 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (34.78%) Unit Testing
4 7 (30.43%) TDD
5 5 (21.74%) ERP
6 4 (17.39%) Scrum
7 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (13.04%) SOA
8 2 (8.70%) Refactoring
8 2 (8.70%) BDD
8 2 (8.70%) DevOps
9 1 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (4.35%) Agile Project Management
9 1 (4.35%) User Stories
9 1 (4.35%) Technical Analysis
9 1 (4.35%) MVVM
9 1 (4.35%) Web Development
9 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
9 1 (4.35%) UML
9 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (30.43%) SQL
3 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) TypeScript
4 1 (4.35%) VB6
4 1 (4.35%) XPath
4 1 (4.35%) VC++
4 1 (4.35%) C++
4 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.35%) VB
4 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle
1 2 (8.70%) DevExpress