The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 16 22 19
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs citing C# 59 43 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.89% 5.95% 7.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.77% 20.00% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 29 42
Median daily rate £338 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £312 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C#
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
271 215 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 36.23% 29.74% 33.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 134 136
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £275 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 9
Median hourly rate £18.25 £17.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -14.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.30 £18.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.25 £20.70 £22.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for C#.

1 108 (90.76%) .NET
2 62 (52.10%) Microsoft
3 57 (47.90%) JavaScript
4 55 (46.22%) SQL
5 48 (40.34%) HTML
6 47 (39.50%) ASP.NET
7 45 (37.82%) Visual Studio
7 45 (37.82%) SQL Server
7 45 (37.82%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (34.45%) CSS
9 36 (30.25%) .NET Framework
10 33 (27.73%) jQuery
10 33 (27.73%) MVC
11 20 (16.81%) Oracle
12 19 (15.97%) MS Excel
13 17 (14.29%) Web Services
13 17 (14.29%) HTML5
14 16 (13.45%) Microsoft Azure
15 14 (11.76%) Finance
15 14 (11.76%) Scrum
15 14 (11.76%) Software Engineering
15 14 (11.76%) XML
16 13 (10.92%) Windows
16 13 (10.92%) Java
16 13 (10.92%) Team Foundation Server
16 13 (10.92%) Degree
16 13 (10.92%) WCF
16 13 (10.92%) ASP.NET MVC
16 13 (10.92%) Entity Framework
16 13 (10.92%) Relational Database

C#
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 11 (9.24%) CMS
1 11 (9.24%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.88%) IIS
3 6 (5.04%) Kentico
4 4 (3.36%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.52%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.52%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.68%) Apache
6 2 (1.68%) JBoss
6 2 (1.68%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.84%) EPiServer CMS
7 1 (0.84%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (0.84%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.84%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.84%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (15.97%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.68%) InfoPath
2 2 (1.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (5.04%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (3.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.36%) Office 365
3 2 (1.68%) SaaS
4 1 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.84%) IaaS
4 1 (0.84%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.20%) Network Security
2 2 (1.68%) Internet
3 1 (0.84%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (37.82%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.92%) Relational Database
3 9 (7.56%) Oracle Database
4 8 (6.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (5.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (4.20%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (3.36%) Power BI
9 3 (2.52%) MySQL
9 3 (2.52%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.68%) Big Data
10 2 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.68%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.68%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.68%) OLTP
10 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.84%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 45 (37.82%) Visual Studio
2 13 (10.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (7.56%) Subversion
4 8 (6.72%) NUnit
5 6 (5.04%) Selenium
6 5 (4.20%) Moq
7 4 (3.36%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.68%) JMeter
8 2 (1.68%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.84%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.84%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.84%) JIRA
9 1 (0.84%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.84%) TestComplete
9 1 (0.84%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (11.76%) Finance
2 6 (5.04%) Retail
3 5 (4.20%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.52%) Advertising
5 2 (1.68%) Banking
5 2 (1.68%) Billing
5 2 (1.68%) Marketing
6 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 100 (84.03%) Developer
2 64 (53.78%) .NET Developer
3 42 (35.29%) C# Developer
4 34 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (12.61%) SQL Developer
6 14 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (11.76%) Oracle Developer
7 11 (9.24%) .NET Team Leader
7 11 (9.24%) Software Team Leader
7 11 (9.24%) Team Leader
8 10 (8.40%) SQL Server Developer
9 9 (7.56%) .NET Software Engineer
9 9 (7.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 9 (7.56%) C# Software Engineer
9 9 (7.56%) Lead Software Engineer
9 9 (7.56%) Senior Developer
9 9 (7.56%) Software Engineer
10 8 (6.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
12 6 (5.04%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (90.76%) .NET
2 48 (40.34%) HTML
3 47 (39.50%) ASP.NET
4 41 (34.45%) CSS
5 36 (30.25%) .NET Framework
6 33 (27.73%) jQuery
7 17 (14.29%) HTML5
7 17 (14.29%) Web Services
8 14 (11.76%) XML
9 13 (10.92%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (10.92%) Entity Framework
9 13 (10.92%) WCF
10 8 (6.72%) AngularJS
10 8 (6.72%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (6.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (6.72%) CSS3
10 8 (6.72%) KnockoutJS
11 7 (5.88%) REST
12 5 (4.20%) LINQ
12 5 (4.20%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.08%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.20%) Digital Media
3 3 (2.52%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.68%) Blog
4 2 (1.68%) Cryptography
4 2 (1.68%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.68%) Replication
5 1 (0.84%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.84%) iPad
5 1 (0.84%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.84%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.92%) Windows
2 4 (3.36%) Linux
2 4 (3.36%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.52%) Android
4 2 (1.68%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.84%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (37.82%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (27.73%) MVC
3 14 (11.76%) Scrum
3 14 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 12 (10.08%) Web Development
5 11 (9.24%) UML
5 11 (9.24%) V-Model
5 11 (9.24%) Waterfall
6 10 (8.40%) CRM
7 8 (6.72%) Migration
7 8 (6.72%) OO
8 7 (5.88%) Unit Testing
8 7 (5.88%) Wireframes
9 6 (5.04%) Re-Platforming
9 6 (5.04%) SOLID
9 6 (5.04%) TDD
9 6 (5.04%) Test Automation
10 5 (4.20%) Content Management
10 5 (4.20%) ERP
10 5 (4.20%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 57 (47.90%) JavaScript
2 55 (46.22%) SQL
3 13 (10.92%) Java
4 11 (9.24%) T-SQL
5 9 (7.56%) VB.NET
6 6 (5.04%) PHP
6 6 (5.04%) PowerShell
6 6 (5.04%) VB
7 5 (4.20%) X++
8 3 (2.52%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.68%) VBA
9 2 (1.68%) VBScript
10 1 (0.84%) C++
10 1 (0.84%) Groovy
10 1 (0.84%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.84%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (10.92%) Degree
2 2 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.84%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.84%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.84%) MCAD
3 1 (0.84%) MCITP
3 1 (0.84%) MCSD
3 1 (0.84%) MCTS
3 1 (0.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.68%) WCAG
2 1 (0.84%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.84%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.84%) Docker
2 1 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.68%) MOM
1 2 (1.68%) SCOM
2 1 (0.84%) WSUS
Vendors
1 62 (52.10%) Microsoft
2 20 (16.81%) Oracle
3 6 (5.04%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.84%) CODA
5 1 (0.84%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.84%) HP
5 1 (0.84%) VMware
5 1 (0.84%) Xamarin
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