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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 21 20 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Contract jobs citing C# 56 59 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.32% 7.22% 10.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.14% 24.48% 29.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 39 55
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £430 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.41% +11.42%
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
232 241 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.33% 29.50% 36.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 170 159
Median daily rate £350 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 6
Median hourly rate £22.00 £26.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £26.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.75 £28.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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 May 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#
Hourly Rate Histogram in Birmingham

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

C# Hourly Rate Histogram in Birmingham

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 97 (93.27%) .NET
2 55 (52.88%) ASP.NET
3 52 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 49 (47.12%) MVC
5 42 (40.38%) SQL Server
6 41 (39.42%) Microsoft
7 39 (37.50%) HTML
8 35 (33.65%) SQL
8 35 (33.65%) CSS
9 29 (27.88%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (27.88%) jQuery
10 28 (26.92%) Visual Studio
11 26 (25.00%) .NET Framework
12 24 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
13 18 (17.31%) Web Services
14 16 (15.38%) Oracle
14 16 (15.38%) HTML5
15 15 (14.42%) Entity Framework
15 15 (14.42%) WCF
16 14 (13.46%) Finance
17 13 (12.50%) Scrum
17 13 (12.50%) TDD
18 11 (10.58%) ASP.NET Web API
19 10 (9.62%) Relational Database
19 10 (9.62%) Web Development
20 9 (8.65%) Unit Testing
20 9 (8.65%) Business Analysis
20 9 (8.65%) AngularJS
20 9 (8.65%) Team Foundation Server
20 9 (8.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 (7.69%) CMS
1 8 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.85%) Kentico
3 3 (2.88%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.88%) IIS
3 3 (2.88%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (2.88%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.92%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.92%) Node.js
4 2 (1.92%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.92%) WordPress
5 1 (0.96%) Drupal
5 1 (0.96%) JBoss
5 1 (0.96%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.96%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.96%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (5.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.92%) MS Office
3 1 (0.96%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.92%) Office 365
3 1 (0.96%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.88%) Intranet
2 2 (1.92%) Extranet
2 2 (1.92%) Firewall
2 2 (1.92%) Modbus
2 2 (1.92%) Network Security
2 2 (1.92%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.96%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.96%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (40.38%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.62%) Relational Database
3 9 (8.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (7.69%) Oracle Database
5 7 (6.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.88%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.88%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.92%) Big Data
7 2 (1.92%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.92%) MySQL
7 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 28 (26.92%) Visual Studio
2 9 (8.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (6.73%) Selenium
4 6 (5.77%) NUnit
5 5 (4.81%) Subversion
6 4 (3.85%) SpecFlow
7 3 (2.88%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.92%) Moq
9 1 (0.96%) JMeter
9 1 (0.96%) MSTest
9 1 (0.96%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (0.96%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.96%) Xcode
General
1 14 (13.46%) Finance
2 4 (3.85%) Legal
2 4 (3.85%) Marketing
2 4 (3.85%) Retail
3 2 (1.92%) Games
4 1 (0.96%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.96%) Electronics
4 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 89 (85.58%) Developer
2 63 (60.58%) .NET Developer
3 36 (34.62%) C# Developer
4 29 (27.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (21.15%) ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (15.38%) SQL Developer
7 15 (14.42%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 12 (11.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (11.54%) SQL Server Developer
9 5 (4.81%) Applications Developer
9 5 (4.81%) Oracle Developer
9 5 (4.81%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.85%) ASP Developer
10 4 (3.85%) Developer in Test
10 4 (3.85%) VB.NET Developer
11 3 (2.88%) Development Manager
11 3 (2.88%) Full Stack Developer
11 3 (2.88%) Senior Developer
11 3 (2.88%) WCF Developer
11 3 (2.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (93.27%) .NET
2 55 (52.88%) ASP.NET
3 39 (37.50%) HTML
4 35 (33.65%) CSS
5 29 (27.88%) jQuery
6 26 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 24 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (17.31%) Web Services
9 16 (15.38%) HTML5
10 15 (14.42%) Entity Framework
10 15 (14.42%) WCF
11 11 (10.58%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (8.65%) AngularJS
12 9 (8.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 8 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 8 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 8 (7.69%) XML
14 7 (6.73%) CSS3
14 7 (6.73%) REST
15 5 (4.81%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.88%) Digital Media
1 3 (2.88%) Mobile App
2 2 (1.92%) Blog
2 2 (1.92%) N-Tier
3 1 (0.96%) Algorithms
3 1 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.96%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.96%) Cryptography
3 1 (0.96%) Data Structures
3 1 (0.96%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.96%) iPad
3 1 (0.96%) Mathematics
3 1 (0.96%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.73%) Windows
2 5 (4.81%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.88%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.92%) Android
4 2 (1.92%) Linux
5 1 (0.96%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (47.12%) MVC
2 29 (27.88%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (12.50%) Scrum
3 13 (12.50%) TDD
4 10 (9.62%) Web Development
5 9 (8.65%) Business Analysis
5 9 (8.65%) Unit Testing
6 8 (7.69%) OO
6 8 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 8 (7.69%) Workflow
7 7 (6.73%) High Availability
7 7 (6.73%) Migration
7 7 (6.73%) SDLC
8 6 (5.77%) Automated Testing
8 6 (5.77%) BDD
8 6 (5.77%) Logistics
8 6 (5.77%) Re-Platforming
8 6 (5.77%) SOA
8 6 (5.77%) SOLID
9 5 (4.81%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 52 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 35 (33.65%) SQL
3 9 (8.65%) VB.NET
4 7 (6.73%) Java
5 6 (5.77%) VB
6 5 (4.81%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.85%) C++
7 4 (3.85%) TypeScript
7 4 (3.85%) VBA
8 3 (2.88%) PHP
9 2 (1.92%) C
9 2 (1.92%) Python
9 2 (1.92%) VB6
9 2 (1.92%) VBScript
10 1 (0.96%) Groovy
10 1 (0.96%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.96%) Ruby
10 1 (0.96%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (3.85%) Degree
1 4 (3.85%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.96%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.96%) MCAD
3 1 (0.96%) MCITP
3 1 (0.96%) MCSD
3 1 (0.96%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.92%) WCAG
2 1 (0.96%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 41 (39.42%) Microsoft
2 16 (15.38%) Oracle
3 3 (2.88%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.92%) HP
4 2 (1.92%) Siemens
4 2 (1.92%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.96%) Citrix
5 1 (0.96%) Rackspace
5 1 (0.96%) VMware
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