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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# Developer
Rank 55 44 40
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 8 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.06% 2.29% 2.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 2.46% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 7
Average daily rate
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£368 £320 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.84% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £318 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.36% -0.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £24.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+56.25% -27.81%
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
698 609 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 92.33% 93.12% 94.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 390 307
Average daily rate £350 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 29 23
Average hourly rate £20.00 £13.87 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.19% -20.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.30 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.60 £34.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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
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 21 October 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (94.74%) ASP.NET
2 18 (94.74%) .NET
3 12 (63.16%) MVC
4 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
4 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (47.37%) HTML
5 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
6 8 (42.11%) CSS
7 6 (31.58%) SQL
7 6 (31.58%) jQuery
8 5 (26.32%) WCF
8 5 (26.32%) Web Services
9 4 (21.05%) Workflow
10 3 (15.79%) Windows
10 3 (15.79%) HTML5
10 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 2 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
11 2 (10.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (10.53%) CSS3
11 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
11 2 (10.53%) XML
11 2 (10.53%) Finance
11 2 (10.53%) Middleware
11 2 (10.53%) Scrum

C# Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) CMS
1 1 (5.26%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Subversion
1 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) .NET
1 18 (94.74%) ASP.NET
2 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (47.37%) HTML
4 8 (42.11%) CSS
5 6 (31.58%) jQuery
6 5 (26.32%) WCF
6 5 (26.32%) Web Services
7 3 (15.79%) HTML5
7 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
8 2 (10.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (10.53%) CSS3
8 2 (10.53%) XML
8 2 (10.53%) Middleware
9 1 (5.26%) Ajax
9 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
9 1 (5.26%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) MVC
2 4 (21.05%) Workflow
3 2 (10.53%) Scrum
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) Web Development
4 1 (5.26%) OOP
4 1 (5.26%) OO
4 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.26%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Ektron