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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 25 16 13
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing C# 55 50 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.07% 6.68% 9.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.30% 21.19% 28.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 29 43
Median daily rate £350 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £294 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £400 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £39.40 £36.57
% change year-on-year
+0.25% +7.73%
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
285 236 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 36.63% 31.55% 31.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 141 136
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Median hourly rate £24.50 £26.50 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.54% -23.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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#.

1 100 (91.74%) .NET
2 57 (52.29%) JavaScript
3 54 (49.54%) ASP.NET
4 50 (45.87%) Microsoft
5 46 (42.20%) SQL
6 45 (41.28%) HTML
7 43 (39.45%) Agile Software Development
8 40 (36.70%) SQL Server
9 39 (35.78%) CSS
10 37 (33.94%) Visual Studio
11 36 (33.03%) MVC
11 36 (33.03%) jQuery
12 26 (23.85%) .NET Framework
13 19 (17.43%) ASP.NET MVC
14 18 (16.51%) Software Engineering
14 18 (16.51%) Web Services
15 17 (15.60%) HTML5
16 15 (13.76%) MS Excel
17 14 (12.84%) Degree
17 14 (12.84%) Microsoft Azure
17 14 (12.84%) ASP.NET Web API
18 13 (11.93%) Team Foundation Server
18 13 (11.93%) Entity Framework
18 13 (11.93%) Scrum
18 13 (11.93%) Finance
19 12 (11.01%) Migration
19 12 (11.01%) UML
19 12 (11.01%) Oracle
19 12 (11.01%) Java
19 12 (11.01%) Computer Science

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 (10.09%) CMS
2 6 (5.50%) Kentico
2 6 (5.50%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.59%) IIS
4 4 (3.67%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.83%) JBoss
5 2 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.83%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.83%) WordPress
6 1 (0.92%) Drupal
6 1 (0.92%) EPiServer CMS
6 1 (0.92%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.92%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (0.92%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.92%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.92%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (13.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.83%) MS Office
3 1 (0.92%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.83%) Office 365
2 2 (1.83%) SaaS
3 1 (0.92%) Heroku
3 1 (0.92%) IaaS
3 1 (0.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.67%) Network Security
2 2 (1.83%) Internet
3 1 (0.92%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.92%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (36.70%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.26%) Oracle Database
3 7 (6.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (6.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.75%) MySQL
5 3 (2.75%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.75%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.75%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.83%) Big Data
6 2 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.83%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.83%) OLTP
7 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 37 (33.94%) Visual Studio
2 13 (11.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (7.34%) Selenium
4 7 (6.42%) NUnit
5 5 (4.59%) Subversion
6 4 (3.67%) SpecFlow
7 3 (2.75%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.83%) JMeter
8 2 (1.83%) Moq
8 2 (1.83%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.92%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.92%) JIRA
9 1 (0.92%) MSTest
9 1 (0.92%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (0.92%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.92%) TestComplete
9 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (11.93%) Finance
2 3 (2.75%) Marketing
2 3 (2.75%) Retail
3 2 (1.83%) Legal
4 1 (0.92%) Advertising
4 1 (0.92%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.92%) Electronics
4 1 (0.92%) Games
4 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 90 (82.57%) Developer
2 57 (52.29%) .NET Developer
3 39 (35.78%) C# Developer
4 29 (26.61%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (20.18%) ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (13.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (11.93%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 10 (9.17%) .NET Team Leader
8 10 (9.17%) Software Team Leader
8 10 (9.17%) Team Leader
9 9 (8.26%) Software Engineer
10 8 (7.34%) .NET Software Engineer
10 8 (7.34%) C# Software Engineer
10 8 (7.34%) Lead Software Engineer
11 7 (6.42%) Senior Developer
11 7 (6.42%) Sitecore Developer
11 7 (6.42%) Software Developer
11 7 (6.42%) SQL Developer
12 6 (5.50%) Senior .NET Developer
13 5 (4.59%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (91.74%) .NET
2 54 (49.54%) ASP.NET
3 45 (41.28%) HTML
4 39 (35.78%) CSS
5 36 (33.03%) jQuery
6 26 (23.85%) .NET Framework
7 19 (17.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (16.51%) Web Services
9 17 (15.60%) HTML5
10 14 (12.84%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (11.93%) Entity Framework
12 9 (8.26%) REST
12 9 (8.26%) WCF
12 9 (8.26%) XML
13 8 (7.34%) AngularJS
13 8 (7.34%) KnockoutJS
14 7 (6.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 7 (6.42%) CSS3
15 6 (5.50%) SOAP
15 6 (5.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.01%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.59%) Digital Media
3 3 (2.75%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.83%) Blog
4 2 (1.83%) Cryptography
4 2 (1.83%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.83%) Replication
5 1 (0.92%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.92%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.92%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.92%) iPad
5 1 (0.92%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.09%) Windows
2 3 (2.75%) Android
2 3 (2.75%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.75%) Linux
2 3 (2.75%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.92%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (39.45%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (33.03%) MVC
3 18 (16.51%) Software Engineering
4 13 (11.93%) Scrum
5 12 (11.01%) Migration
5 12 (11.01%) UML
5 12 (11.01%) Web Development
6 10 (9.17%) Unit Testing
6 10 (9.17%) V-Model
6 10 (9.17%) Waterfall
7 9 (8.26%) TDD
8 8 (7.34%) Data Migration
9 7 (6.42%) Automated Testing
9 7 (6.42%) Business Analysis
9 7 (6.42%) CRM
9 7 (6.42%) OO
9 7 (6.42%) Re-Platforming
9 7 (6.42%) Wireframes
10 6 (5.50%) SDLC
10 6 (5.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 57 (52.29%) JavaScript
2 46 (42.20%) SQL
3 12 (11.01%) Java
4 9 (8.26%) T-SQL
5 8 (7.34%) VB.NET
6 5 (4.59%) PHP
6 5 (4.59%) TypeScript
6 5 (4.59%) VB
7 4 (3.67%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.83%) C
8 2 (1.83%) C++
8 2 (1.83%) Python
8 2 (1.83%) VBA
8 2 (1.83%) VBScript
9 1 (0.92%) Groovy
9 1 (0.92%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.92%) Ruby
9 1 (0.92%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (12.84%) Degree
2 3 (2.75%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.92%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.92%) MCAD
3 1 (0.92%) MCITP
3 1 (0.92%) MCSD
3 1 (0.92%) MCTS
3 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.83%) QA
1 2 (1.83%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (2.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.83%) MOM
1 2 (1.83%) SCOM
Vendors
1 50 (45.87%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.01%) Oracle
3 8 (7.34%) Sitecore
4 4 (3.67%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.83%) VMware
6 1 (0.92%) Citrix
6 1 (0.92%) CODA
6 1 (0.92%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.92%) HP
6 1 (0.92%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.92%) Xamarin
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