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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 18 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing C# 41 45 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.28% 7.22% 5.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.30% 23.08% 21.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 34 25
Median daily rate £358 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.73% +12.14%

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
224 195 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.30% 31.30% 27.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 126 104
Median daily rate £425 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £240 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Median hourly rate £37.50 £14.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+163.15% -36.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017, 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 90 (80.36%) .NET
2 62 (55.36%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (53.57%) JavaScript
3 60 (53.57%) MVC
4 46 (41.07%) .NET Framework
5 43 (38.39%) ASP.NET
6 41 (36.61%) HTML
6 41 (36.61%) Microsoft
7 38 (33.93%) SQL
7 38 (33.93%) Scrum
7 38 (33.93%) Entity Framework
8 33 (29.46%) SQL Server
9 32 (28.57%) WCF
10 31 (27.68%) CSS
10 31 (27.68%) Web Services
11 29 (25.89%) Visual Studio
12 27 (24.11%) jQuery
13 26 (23.21%) ASP.NET MVC
13 26 (23.21%) OOD
13 26 (23.21%) NUnit
14 25 (22.32%) Subversion
14 25 (22.32%) AngularJS
15 24 (21.43%) Moq
16 22 (19.64%) SOLID
17 21 (18.75%) HTML5
18 20 (17.86%) XML
19 19 (16.96%) Team Foundation Server
19 19 (16.96%) Continuous Integration
20 18 (16.07%) CSS3
20 18 (16.07%) Finance

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 7 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.68%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (2.68%) CMS
2 3 (2.68%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.79%) Apache
4 1 (0.89%) IIS
4 1 (0.89%) Kentico
4 1 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.89%) CATIA
2 1 (0.89%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (10.71%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.89%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (0.89%) OpenText Process Suite
3 1 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.89%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 15 (13.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.68%) Office 365
3 1 (0.89%) SaaS
3 1 (0.89%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.89%) Internet
1 1 (0.89%) Network Security
1 1 (0.89%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (29.46%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.82%) Power BI
3 7 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.68%) DB2
4 3 (2.68%) MySQL
4 3 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.68%) SQLite
5 2 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.89%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.89%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.89%) OLAP
6 1 (0.89%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 29 (25.89%) Visual Studio
2 26 (23.21%) NUnit
3 25 (22.32%) Subversion
4 24 (21.43%) Moq
5 19 (16.96%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (8.93%) CruiseControl
7 6 (5.36%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.79%) Grunt
8 2 (1.79%) gulp
8 2 (1.79%) JIRA
8 2 (1.79%) Selenium
9 1 (0.89%) Capybara
9 1 (0.89%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.89%) NuGet
9 1 (0.89%) RSpec
9 1 (0.89%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.89%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (0.89%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (16.07%) Finance
2 13 (11.61%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.46%) Retail
4 4 (3.57%) Banking
5 3 (2.68%) Advertising
5 3 (2.68%) Automotive
6 1 (0.89%) Electronics
6 1 (0.89%) Marketing
6 1 (0.89%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 105 (93.75%) Developer
2 61 (54.46%) .NET Developer
3 38 (33.93%) C# Developer
4 29 (25.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (18.75%) Senior Developer
6 18 (16.07%) Senior .NET Developer
7 16 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 15 (13.39%) ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (11.61%) Microsoft Developer
10 12 (10.71%) Senior C# Developer
11 11 (9.82%) Dynamics AX Developer
11 11 (9.82%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 10 (8.93%) SQL Developer
13 9 (8.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 9 (8.04%) JavaScript Developer
14 7 (6.25%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
15 6 (5.36%) CRM Developer
15 6 (5.36%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
15 6 (5.36%) SQL Server Developer
16 5 (4.46%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (80.36%) .NET
2 46 (41.07%) .NET Framework
3 43 (38.39%) ASP.NET
4 41 (36.61%) HTML
5 38 (33.93%) Entity Framework
6 32 (28.57%) WCF
7 31 (27.68%) CSS
7 31 (27.68%) Web Services
8 27 (24.11%) jQuery
9 26 (23.21%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (22.32%) AngularJS
11 21 (18.75%) HTML5
12 20 (17.86%) XML
13 18 (16.07%) CSS3
14 13 (11.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 6 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 5 (4.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 4 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
18 3 (2.68%) ASP.NET Web API
18 3 (2.68%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.36%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.68%) AS400
3 3 (2.68%) iPad
4 2 (1.79%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.89%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.89%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.89%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.89%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.89%) SCADA
5 1 (0.89%) User Experience
5 1 (0.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.25%) Windows
2 5 (4.46%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (2.68%) Android
4 1 (0.89%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.89%) Linux
4 1 (0.89%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.89%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (55.36%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (53.57%) MVC
3 38 (33.93%) Scrum
4 26 (23.21%) OOD
5 22 (19.64%) SOLID
6 19 (16.96%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (15.18%) OO
8 14 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (8.04%) CRM
9 9 (8.04%) Front End Development
10 8 (7.14%) Service Management
11 7 (6.25%) Unit Testing
11 7 (6.25%) Web Development
12 6 (5.36%) Data Protection
12 6 (5.36%) TDD
13 4 (3.57%) Software Engineering
14 3 (2.68%) Android Development
14 3 (2.68%) Content Management
14 3 (2.68%) E-Commerce
14 3 (2.68%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 60 (53.57%) JavaScript
2 38 (33.93%) SQL
3 11 (9.82%) X++
4 4 (3.57%) Java
5 3 (2.68%) PHP
5 3 (2.68%) RPG
5 3 (2.68%) RPG IV
5 3 (2.68%) VB
6 2 (1.79%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.79%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.79%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.89%) C
7 1 (0.89%) Embedded C
7 1 (0.89%) Ruby
7 1 (0.89%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.89%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (0.89%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (0.89%) Degree
1 1 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.89%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (0.89%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.89%) Docker
1 1 (0.89%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (36.61%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.46%) Oracle
3 3 (2.68%) CA
4 2 (1.79%) SAP
5 1 (0.89%) Cincom
5 1 (0.89%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.89%) OpenText
5 1 (0.89%) Pega
5 1 (0.89%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.89%) Telerik
5 1 (0.89%) Xamarin
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