The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 10 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing C# 141 230 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 8.99% 14.06% 9.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.48% 37.77% 29.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 104 72
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£315 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.54% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £216 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 9
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £30.25 £33.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £36.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
C#
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
495 609 502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 31.55% 37.22% 31.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 301 212
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £424 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 31 51
Average hourly rate £37.50 £28.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.92% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

C#
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

C#
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -5 53 £310 +3.33% 34
Leicestershire -1 50 £325 +18.18% 26
Northamptonshire -18 15 £310 +24.00% 27
Derbyshire 0 7 £350 +29.62% 22
Lincolnshire -6 4 - - 6
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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#.

1 266 (83.13%) .NET
2 141 (44.06%) ASP.NET
3 133 (41.56%) SQL Server
4 126 (39.38%) HTML
4 126 (39.38%) JavaScript
5 104 (32.50%) MVC
6 99 (30.94%) SQL
7 98 (30.63%) CSS
8 88 (27.50%) jQuery
9 80 (25.00%) WCF
10 77 (24.06%) Agile Software Development
11 73 (22.81%) XML
12 68 (21.25%) Web Services
13 58 (18.13%) WPF
14 49 (15.31%) Visual Studio
15 48 (15.00%) .NET Framework
16 47 (14.69%) ASP.NET MVC
17 46 (14.38%) Microsoft
18 45 (14.06%) Ajax
18 45 (14.06%) HTML5
19 44 (13.75%) XSLT
20 40 (12.50%) Windows
21 35 (10.94%) WinForms
22 33 (10.31%) SQL Server 2008
23 32 (10.00%) Oracle
24 31 (9.69%) OO
25 29 (9.06%) CSS3
26 25 (7.81%) VB.NET
26 25 (7.81%) Finance
27 23 (7.19%) SharePoint

C#
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 23 (7.19%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.75%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (3.44%) IIS
3 11 (3.44%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (1.88%) CMS
5 4 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.94%) WordPress
7 2 (0.63%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.63%) Node.js
8 1 (0.31%) Moodle
8 1 (0.31%) Kentico
8 1 (0.31%) Drupal
8 1 (0.31%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.19%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.31%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.31%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 7 (2.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.63%) Tridion
3 1 (0.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.31%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.44%) LDAP
2 8 (2.50%) Intranet
3 3 (0.94%) Internet
4 2 (0.63%) Modbus
4 2 (0.63%) HTTP
4 2 (0.63%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.31%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (41.56%) SQL Server
2 33 (10.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (6.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (4.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (4.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (4.06%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (4.06%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.88%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (1.56%) OLAP
8 5 (1.56%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.25%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.94%) MySQL
11 2 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.63%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (0.63%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 1 (0.31%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.31%) VLDB
12 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.31%) WebFOCUS
12 1 (0.31%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 49 (15.31%) Visual Studio
2 15 (4.69%) NUnit
3 11 (3.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (2.50%) MSTest
5 6 (1.88%) Moq
6 5 (1.56%) Subversion
6 5 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (1.56%) Selenium
7 4 (1.25%) WebDriver
7 4 (1.25%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.25%) SoapUI
8 3 (0.94%) JIRA
8 3 (0.94%) JBehave
8 3 (0.94%) Microsoft Blend
8 3 (0.94%) JSUnit
9 2 (0.63%) ReSharper
9 2 (0.63%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (0.63%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.63%) Grunt
9 2 (0.63%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 25 (7.81%) Finance
2 10 (3.13%) Retail
3 7 (2.19%) Advertising
4 4 (1.25%) Banking
5 3 (0.94%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.63%) Legal
6 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.63%) Games
7 1 (0.31%) Publishing
7 1 (0.31%) Back Office
7 1 (0.31%) Billing
7 1 (0.31%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 270 (84.38%) Developer
2 131 (40.94%) C# Developer
3 110 (34.38%) .NET Developer
4 74 (23.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 47 (14.69%) ASP.NET Developer
6 42 (13.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 35 (10.94%) Web Developer
8 19 (5.94%) Analyst
9 16 (5.00%) Software Developer
10 15 (4.69%) WPF Developer
11 11 (3.44%) SharePoint Developer
12 10 (3.13%) C# Web Developer
13 9 (2.81%) Applications Developer
14 8 (2.50%) Programmer
15 7 (2.19%) Senior Developer
15 7 (2.19%) Consultant
15 7 (2.19%) Web Applications Developer
15 7 (2.19%) .NET Web Developer
15 7 (2.19%) BizTalk Developer
16 6 (1.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 266 (83.13%) .NET
2 141 (44.06%) ASP.NET
3 126 (39.38%) HTML
4 98 (30.63%) CSS
5 88 (27.50%) jQuery
6 80 (25.00%) WCF
7 73 (22.81%) XML
8 68 (21.25%) Web Services
9 58 (18.13%) WPF
10 48 (15.00%) .NET Framework
11 47 (14.69%) ASP.NET MVC
12 45 (14.06%) HTML5
12 45 (14.06%) Ajax
13 44 (13.75%) XSLT
14 35 (10.94%) WinForms
15 29 (9.06%) CSS3
16 20 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 19 (5.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 19 (5.94%) Silverlight
18 18 (5.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.06%) N-Tier
2 10 (3.13%) User Experience
3 9 (2.81%) Mobile App
4 5 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (1.56%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (0.94%) Smartcard
6 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.31%) GIS
7 1 (0.31%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.31%) Replication
7 1 (0.31%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.31%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.31%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.31%) Blog
7 1 (0.31%) RIA
7 1 (0.31%) Online Games
7 1 (0.31%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.31%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.31%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 40 (12.50%) Windows
2 8 (2.50%) Apple iOS
3 6 (1.88%) Windows 7
4 5 (1.56%) Windows 8
4 5 (1.56%) Windows XP
5 4 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.94%) Android
7 2 (0.63%) Linux
8 1 (0.31%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.31%) UNIX
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (32.50%) MVC
2 77 (24.06%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (9.69%) OO
4 23 (7.19%) TDD
5 21 (6.56%) Scrum
6 20 (6.25%) OOP
6 20 (6.25%) MVVM
7 18 (5.63%) Unit Testing
8 15 (4.69%) Web Development
9 14 (4.38%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (4.06%) Dependency Injection
11 12 (3.75%) Software Engineering
12 11 (3.44%) Web Design
12 11 (3.44%) E-Commerce
13 10 (3.13%) CRM
13 10 (3.13%) Workflow
13 10 (3.13%) Test Automation
14 8 (2.50%) Kanban
14 8 (2.50%) UML
15 7 (2.19%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 126 (39.38%) JavaScript
2 99 (30.94%) SQL
3 25 (7.81%) VB.NET
4 18 (5.63%) C++
5 17 (5.31%) Java
6 15 (4.69%) T-SQL
7 12 (3.75%) XAML
8 11 (3.44%) PL/SQL
9 10 (3.13%) PHP
9 10 (3.13%) VB
10 9 (2.81%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.25%) Ruby
12 3 (0.94%) C
13 2 (0.63%) Perl
13 2 (0.63%) PHP5
13 2 (0.63%) VB6
13 2 (0.63%) Python
14 1 (0.31%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 1 (0.31%) VBScript
14 1 (0.31%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 16 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (2.50%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.19%) BC Cleared
4 5 (1.56%) Degree
4 5 (1.56%) ISEB
4 5 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.63%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.31%) MCITP
6 1 (0.31%) MCSE
6 1 (0.31%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 46 (14.38%) Microsoft
2 32 (10.00%) Oracle
3 9 (2.81%) Sitecore
4 5 (1.56%) Telerik
5 2 (0.63%) HP
5 2 (0.63%) Siemens
5 2 (0.63%) Perforce
6 1 (0.31%) Teradata
6 1 (0.31%) Sage
6 1 (0.31%) Motorola
6 1 (0.31%) Cognos
6 1 (0.31%) Google
6 1 (0.31%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.31%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.31%) Xamarin
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Rate: £35 - £40 per hour + negotiable on experience
Posted: 9 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Rate: £380 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £390 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £55.80 - £71.74 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
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Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
@ITS
Rate: From £350 to £360 per day £350 - £360 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Roc Search
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
East Midlands
Proactive Appointments
Rate: £285 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
East Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £325 - £425 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
East Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 19 days ago
East Midlands
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Nottingham
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Rate: £290 - £325 per day
Posted: 25 days ago