The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 9 12 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs citing C# 37 36 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 11.25% 9.47% 6.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.92% 31.58% 24.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 29 11
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £220 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £430 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.55 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.46% +7.14%
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 Coventry region.

Programming Languages Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
103 114 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 31.31% 30.00% 26.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 85 29
Average daily rate £300 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 6
Average hourly rate £23.75 - £28.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 - £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 - £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C#.

1 63 (91.30%) .NET
2 39 (56.52%) ASP.NET
3 31 (44.93%) SQL Server
4 29 (42.03%) JavaScript
5 27 (39.13%) HTML
6 25 (36.23%) MVC
7 24 (34.78%) CSS
8 22 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (31.88%) SQL
9 19 (27.54%) jQuery
10 18 (26.09%) TDD
11 16 (23.19%) T-SQL
12 15 (21.74%) VB.NET
12 15 (21.74%) SharePoint
12 15 (21.74%) .NET Framework
13 14 (20.29%) Microsoft
14 13 (18.84%) WinForms
15 12 (17.39%) WCF
16 11 (15.94%) Scrum
17 10 (14.49%) Ajax
17 10 (14.49%) Team Foundation Server
17 10 (14.49%) CRM
17 10 (14.49%) Windows
17 10 (14.49%) ASP.NET MVC
18 9 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web API
18 9 (13.04%) Web Services
18 9 (13.04%) XML
19 8 (11.59%) XSLT
19 8 (11.59%) Oracle
19 8 (11.59%) Visual Studio

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C#. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (21.74%) SharePoint
2 8 (11.59%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (8.70%) CMS
4 4 (5.80%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (4.35%) Umbraco
6 2 (2.90%) IIS
7 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.45%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) InfoPath
2 2 (2.90%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.80%) Office 365
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) HTTP
2 2 (2.90%) DNS
2 2 (2.90%) SSL
2 2 (2.90%) SMTP
3 1 (1.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (44.93%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (11.59%) Oracle Database
3 6 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.35%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.90%) PerformancePoint
6 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.90%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.90%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.45%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (14.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (11.59%) Visual Studio
3 7 (10.14%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.35%) NUnit
5 2 (2.90%) Subversion
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (2.90%) Selenium
5 2 (2.90%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.45%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.45%) JIRA
General
1 5 (7.25%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Advertising
3 1 (1.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 61 (88.41%) Developer
2 24 (34.78%) .NET Developer
3 13 (18.84%) C# Developer
4 11 (15.94%) SharePoint Developer
5 8 (11.59%) VB.NET Developer
6 6 (8.70%) Web Developer
6 6 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Agile .NET Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Applications Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Consultant
9 3 (4.35%) Senior Developer
10 2 (2.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Developer
10 2 (2.90%) BizTalk Developer
10 2 (2.90%) BizTalk Consultant
10 2 (2.90%) Development Manager
10 2 (2.90%) Software Developer
10 2 (2.90%) Tester
10 2 (2.90%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.90%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (91.30%) .NET
2 39 (56.52%) ASP.NET
3 27 (39.13%) HTML
4 24 (34.78%) CSS
5 19 (27.54%) jQuery
6 15 (21.74%) .NET Framework
7 13 (18.84%) WinForms
8 12 (17.39%) WCF
9 10 (14.49%) Ajax
9 10 (14.49%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (13.04%) Web Services
10 9 (13.04%) XML
10 9 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (11.59%) XSLT
12 7 (10.14%) Entity Framework
12 7 (10.14%) AngularJS
13 6 (8.70%) Razor View Engine
13 6 (8.70%) WPF
13 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 5 (7.25%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.45%) N-Tier
1 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.23%) MVC
2 22 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (26.09%) TDD
4 11 (15.94%) Scrum
5 10 (14.49%) CRM
6 8 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (11.59%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (7.25%) Functional Programming
7 5 (7.25%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (5.80%) BDD
8 4 (5.80%) Web Development
9 3 (4.35%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (4.35%) AOP
10 2 (2.90%) Content Management
10 2 (2.90%) Document Management
10 2 (2.90%) E-Commerce
10 2 (2.90%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (2.90%) Workflow
10 2 (2.90%) Change Management
10 2 (2.90%) OO
Programming Languages
1 29 (42.03%) JavaScript
2 22 (31.88%) SQL
3 16 (23.19%) T-SQL
4 15 (21.74%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.35%) VBScript
6 2 (2.90%) C
7 1 (1.45%) C++
7 1 (1.45%) COBOL
7 1 (1.45%) Java
7 1 (1.45%) VB
7 1 (1.45%) VC++
7 1 (1.45%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (1.45%) XAML
7 1 (1.45%) VB6
7 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.45%) ISEB
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (20.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.59%) Oracle
3 1 (1.45%) HP
3 1 (1.45%) Micro Focus
3 1 (1.45%) DevExpress