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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 20 12 24
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Contract jobs citing C# 17 25 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 5.04% 8.36% 3.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.60% 34.25% 10.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 9
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£320 £275 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £167 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £387 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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
109 73 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 32.34% 24.41% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 38 66
Average daily rate £320 £275 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £140 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Average hourly rate £29.50 £15.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.66% -50.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £15.00 £30.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £15.00 £30.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014, 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 53 (98.15%) .NET
2 38 (70.37%) ASP.NET
3 31 (57.41%) MVC
4 27 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 27 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 26 (48.15%) TDD
6 23 (42.59%) HTML
7 21 (38.89%) SQL
8 20 (37.04%) CSS
9 19 (35.19%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (31.48%) T-SQL
11 15 (27.78%) .NET Framework
12 14 (25.93%) Ajax
12 14 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (24.07%) jQuery
14 12 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 11 (20.37%) CSS3
15 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
16 10 (18.52%) HTTP
16 10 (18.52%) Git (software)
16 10 (18.52%) WCF
16 10 (18.52%) WPF
16 10 (18.52%) Semantic HTML
16 10 (18.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 10 (18.52%) Relational Database
16 10 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web API
16 10 (18.52%) Functional Programming
16 10 (18.52%) Razor View Engine
16 10 (18.52%) Responsive Web Design

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 2 (3.70%) CMS
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.85%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.85%) Sitefinity
2 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.52%) Relational Database
2 10 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.56%) RDBMS
5 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.70%) MySQL
7 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.96%) NUnit
3 6 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 5 (9.26%) MSBuild
5 2 (3.70%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.70%) Selenium
5 2 (3.70%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.70%) WebDriver
5 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.70%) JMeter
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.85%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.85%) Moq
6 1 (1.85%) Subversion
6 1 (1.85%) NBehave
6 1 (1.85%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 44 (81.48%) Developer
2 24 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 17 (31.48%) C# Developer
4 7 (12.96%) SQL Developer
5 6 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Architect
7 4 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.56%) VB.NET Developer
8 3 (5.56%) WinForms Developer
8 3 (5.56%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.70%) QA Automation Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Automation Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Programmer
9 2 (3.70%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Test Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) QA Engineer
10 1 (1.85%) Team Leader
10 1 (1.85%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (98.15%) .NET
2 38 (70.37%) ASP.NET
3 23 (42.59%) HTML
4 20 (37.04%) CSS
5 19 (35.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (27.78%) .NET Framework
7 14 (25.93%) Ajax
8 13 (24.07%) jQuery
9 12 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 11 (20.37%) CSS3
11 10 (18.52%) WCF
11 10 (18.52%) WPF
11 10 (18.52%) Semantic HTML
11 10 (18.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 10 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (18.52%) Razor View Engine
12 9 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 7 (12.96%) WinForms
13 7 (12.96%) Web Services
14 5 (9.26%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.70%) User Experience
1 2 (3.70%) NHS
2 1 (1.85%) Open Source
2 1 (1.85%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (57.41%) MVC
2 26 (48.15%) TDD
3 17 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (18.52%) Functional Programming
5 10 (18.52%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (14.81%) Scrum
7 7 (12.96%) BDD
8 6 (11.11%) Unit Testing
9 5 (9.26%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (7.41%) MVVM
10 4 (7.41%) Migration
10 4 (7.41%) OO
11 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (5.56%) OOP
11 3 (5.56%) AOP
12 2 (3.70%) Coaching
12 2 (3.70%) Regression Testing
12 2 (3.70%) ETL
13 1 (1.85%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 27 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 21 (38.89%) SQL
3 17 (31.48%) T-SQL
4 9 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 4 (7.41%) XAML
6 3 (5.56%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.85%) VBScript
7 1 (1.85%) VB
7 1 (1.85%) C
7 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
1 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.41%) Oracle
3 2 (3.70%) Ektron
4 1 (1.85%) HP
4 1 (1.85%) Motorola
4 1 (1.85%) Perforce
4 1 (1.85%) Sitecore
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