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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 14 16 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing C# 66 49 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.24% 7.42% 7.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.16% 25.00% 24.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 35 40
Median daily rate £350 £340 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £275 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £450 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £27.69 £11.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+151.72% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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
285 196 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 39.92% 29.70% 28.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 132 134
Median daily rate £388 £385 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +14.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 7
Median hourly rate £36.00 £23.38 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.01% +16.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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#.

1 103 (82.40%) .NET
2 65 (52.00%) SQL
3 64 (51.20%) JavaScript
4 63 (50.40%) Agile Software Development
5 61 (48.80%) Microsoft
6 54 (43.20%) .NET Framework
7 45 (36.00%) HTML
8 43 (34.40%) Visual Studio
8 43 (34.40%) ASP.NET
9 42 (33.60%) MVC
10 39 (31.20%) SQL Server
11 38 (30.40%) CSS
12 34 (27.20%) jQuery
13 31 (24.80%) Entity Framework
13 31 (24.80%) Scrum
14 28 (22.40%) Web Services
14 28 (22.40%) WCF
15 22 (17.60%) OOD
15 22 (17.60%) NUnit
16 21 (16.80%) Finance
17 20 (16.00%) Subversion
17 20 (16.00%) AngularJS
18 19 (15.20%) ASP.NET MVC
18 19 (15.20%) HTML5
18 19 (15.20%) Moq
18 19 (15.20%) SOLID
19 18 (14.40%) Team Foundation Server
20 16 (12.80%) CSS3
20 16 (12.80%) Software Engineering
20 16 (12.80%) XML

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 8 (6.40%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.00%) CMS
3 4 (3.20%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.20%) IIS
4 3 (2.40%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (2.40%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.60%) Apache
5 2 (1.60%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.80%) Kentico
6 1 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 16 (12.80%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.60%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.80%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 13 (10.40%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.80%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (0.80%) OpenText Process Suite
3 1 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.40%) SaaS
3 2 (1.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.40%) Internet
1 3 (2.40%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (31.20%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.80%) Power BI
2 11 (8.80%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.80%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (4.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.60%) OLTP
5 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.60%) SQLite
6 1 (0.80%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.80%) MySQL
6 1 (0.80%) OLAP
6 1 (0.80%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 43 (34.40%) Visual Studio
2 22 (17.60%) NUnit
3 20 (16.00%) Subversion
4 19 (15.20%) Moq
5 18 (14.40%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (7.20%) CruiseControl
7 4 (3.20%) Git (software)
8 3 (2.40%) JIRA
9 2 (1.60%) Grunt
9 2 (1.60%) gulp
9 2 (1.60%) MSBuild
9 2 (1.60%) Selenium
10 1 (0.80%) Capybara
10 1 (0.80%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.80%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.80%) RSpec
10 1 (0.80%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.80%) TestComplete
10 1 (0.80%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.80%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (16.80%) Finance
2 13 (10.40%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.80%) Retail
4 3 (2.40%) Advertising
5 2 (1.60%) Automotive
5 2 (1.60%) Banking
5 2 (1.60%) Billing
6 1 (0.80%) Electronics
6 1 (0.80%) Marketing
6 1 (0.80%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.80%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 108 (86.40%) Developer
2 58 (46.40%) .NET Developer
3 42 (33.60%) C# Developer
4 29 (23.20%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (12.80%) SQL Developer
6 13 (10.40%) Microsoft Developer
7 12 (9.60%) Dynamics AX Developer
7 12 (9.60%) Senior Developer
8 11 (8.80%) .NET Team Leader
8 11 (8.80%) ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (8.80%) Software Team Leader
8 11 (8.80%) Team Leader
9 10 (8.00%) Software Engineer
9 10 (8.00%) SQL Server Developer
10 9 (7.20%) .NET Software Engineer
10 9 (7.20%) C# Software Engineer
10 9 (7.20%) Lead Software Engineer
10 9 (7.20%) Oracle Developer
10 9 (7.20%) Senior .NET Developer
11 7 (5.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (82.40%) .NET
2 54 (43.20%) .NET Framework
3 45 (36.00%) HTML
4 43 (34.40%) ASP.NET
5 38 (30.40%) CSS
6 34 (27.20%) jQuery
7 31 (24.80%) Entity Framework
8 28 (22.40%) WCF
8 28 (22.40%) Web Services
9 20 (16.00%) AngularJS
10 19 (15.20%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (15.20%) HTML5
11 16 (12.80%) CSS3
11 16 (12.80%) XML
12 13 (10.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (4.80%) KnockoutJS
14 5 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 3 (2.40%) ASP.NET Web API
15 3 (2.40%) LINQ
15 3 (2.40%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.80%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.20%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.40%) Digital Media
3 3 (2.40%) iPad
4 2 (1.60%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.60%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.60%) Replication
5 1 (0.80%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.80%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.80%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.80%) SCADA
5 1 (0.80%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.60%) Windows
2 4 (3.20%) Android
2 4 (3.20%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (1.60%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.80%) Linux
4 1 (0.80%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.80%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (50.40%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (33.60%) MVC
3 31 (24.80%) Scrum
4 22 (17.60%) OOD
5 19 (15.20%) SOLID
6 16 (12.80%) Software Engineering
7 15 (12.00%) OO
8 14 (11.20%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (11.20%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (8.80%) UML
9 11 (8.80%) V-Model
9 11 (8.80%) Waterfall
9 11 (8.80%) Web Development
10 9 (7.20%) Front End Development
11 8 (6.40%) CRM
11 8 (6.40%) Service Management
12 7 (5.60%) Data Protection
12 7 (5.60%) Unit Testing
13 5 (4.00%) Migration
13 5 (4.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 65 (52.00%) SQL
2 64 (51.20%) JavaScript
3 12 (9.60%) X++
4 10 (8.00%) Java
5 8 (6.40%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.00%) PHP
7 4 (3.20%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.20%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.60%) VB
9 1 (0.80%) C
9 1 (0.80%) C++
9 1 (0.80%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.80%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.80%) Ruby
9 1 (0.80%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.80%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (9.60%) Degree
2 2 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.80%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.80%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.80%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.80%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.80%) Docker
1 1 (0.80%) Firmware
1 1 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.60%) MOM
1 2 (1.60%) SCOM
2 1 (0.80%) WSUS
Vendors
1 61 (48.80%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.00%) Oracle
3 7 (5.60%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.60%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.80%) OpenText
5 1 (0.80%) Pega
5 1 (0.80%) SAP
5 1 (0.80%) VMware
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