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 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C# Developer
Rank 44 33 38
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 20 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.84% 3.32% 2.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.97% 3.57% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 13
Median daily rate £340 £313 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.80% +3.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £253 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £430 £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 £30.50 £43.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-30.28% +16.66%
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
674 617 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.60% 93.20% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 394 382
Median daily rate £400 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £188 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 34 33
Median hourly rate £17.50 £12.90 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.65% -19.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £10.73 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.34 £31.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 8 December 2016.

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 8 December 2016, 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 40 (100.00%) C#
2 35 (87.50%) .NET
3 25 (62.50%) SQL
4 24 (60.00%) .NET Framework
5 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
6 16 (40.00%) Visual Studio
6 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 16 (40.00%) MVC
6 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
8 12 (30.00%) Web Services
8 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
9 11 (27.50%) Scrum
9 11 (27.50%) WCF
9 11 (27.50%) Entity Framework
10 9 (22.50%) Relational Database
10 9 (22.50%) Oracle
11 8 (20.00%) OOD
11 8 (20.00%) NUnit
11 8 (20.00%) Subversion
11 8 (20.00%) Moq
12 7 (17.50%) HTML
12 7 (17.50%) XML
13 5 (12.50%) Windows
13 5 (12.50%) CSS
13 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
13 5 (12.50%) jQuery
13 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
13 5 (12.50%) SOLID
14 4 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 2 (5.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.50%) CMS
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (22.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.00%) OLTP
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.50%) MySQL
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.50%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 16 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 8 (20.00%) Moq
2 8 (20.00%) NUnit
2 8 (20.00%) Subversion
3 3 (7.50%) CruiseControl
4 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.00%) MSBuild
4 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Advertising
2 1 (2.50%) Electronics
2 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.50%) Marketing
2 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (87.50%) .NET
2 24 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 12 (30.00%) Web Services
5 11 (27.50%) Entity Framework
5 11 (27.50%) WCF
6 7 (17.50%) HTML
6 7 (17.50%) XML
7 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 5 (12.50%) CSS
7 5 (12.50%) jQuery
8 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 2 (5.00%) HTML5
9 2 (5.00%) WinForms
10 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (2.50%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (5.00%) iPad
1 2 (5.00%) Replication
2 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (40.00%) MVC
2 11 (27.50%) Scrum
3 8 (20.00%) OOD
4 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 5 (12.50%) SOLID
5 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (7.50%) Front End Development
5 3 (7.50%) Logistics
5 3 (7.50%) Migration
5 3 (7.50%) OO
6 2 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.00%) ETL
6 2 (5.00%) High Availability
6 2 (5.00%) Product Management
6 2 (5.00%) TDD
6 2 (5.00%) UML
6 2 (5.00%) V-Model
6 2 (5.00%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.50%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (62.50%) SQL
3 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) MOM
1 2 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (22.50%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) SAP
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