The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the East Midlands region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 8 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing C# 145 140 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.08% 9.66% 8.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.58% 30.70% 30.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 53 61
Average daily rate
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£315 £275 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.54% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £203 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 6 4
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £30.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.75 £37.50 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Programming Languages Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
445 456 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 30.92% 31.47% 27.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 221 181
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £208 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 26 25
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £13.00 £17.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £52.80 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
C#
England

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 29 July 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#
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

C# Hourly Rate Histogram 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 29 July 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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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
Leicestershire -1 64 £275 - 38
Nottinghamshire -6 28 £324 +7.73% 49
Northamptonshire -12 21 £318 +27.00% 23
Derbyshire +9 18 £320 +28.00% 22
Lincolnshire -3 3 £450 +100.00% 10
C#
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C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 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#.

1 302 (87.54%) .NET
2 166 (48.12%) SQL Server
3 164 (47.54%) ASP.NET
4 143 (41.45%) HTML
5 142 (41.16%) JavaScript
6 140 (40.58%) MVC
7 120 (34.78%) CSS
8 110 (31.88%) SQL
9 103 (29.86%) jQuery
10 82 (23.77%) WCF
11 73 (21.16%) ASP.NET MVC
12 69 (20.00%) XML
13 64 (18.55%) Web Services
14 59 (17.10%) HTML5
15 57 (16.52%) .NET Framework
15 57 (16.52%) Microsoft
16 49 (14.20%) WPF
17 46 (13.33%) Ajax
18 45 (13.04%) Visual Studio
19 44 (12.75%) Agile Software Development
19 44 (12.75%) SQL Server 2008
20 40 (11.59%) CSS3
21 39 (11.30%) Windows
22 33 (9.57%) XSLT
23 31 (8.99%) OO
24 30 (8.70%) TDD
25 29 (8.41%) SharePoint
26 27 (7.83%) Scrum
27 26 (7.54%) WinForms
28 25 (7.25%) Unit Testing

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 29 (8.41%) SharePoint
2 14 (4.06%) IIS
3 9 (2.61%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (2.32%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (1.74%) Umbraco
6 5 (1.45%) CMS
7 4 (1.16%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.29%) Moodle
9 1 (0.29%) Kentico
9 1 (0.29%) Node.js
9 1 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.29%) Drupal
9 1 (0.29%) WordPress
9 1 (0.29%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.29%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (3.48%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.19%) InfoPath
3 3 (0.87%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.58%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.29%) Line 500
2 1 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.29%) Tridion
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.48%) Intranet
2 8 (2.32%) LDAP
3 3 (0.87%) Internet
4 2 (0.58%) Modbus
4 2 (0.58%) HTTP
4 2 (0.58%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (48.12%) SQL Server
2 44 (12.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 18 (5.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (4.93%) SQL Server 2005
7 15 (4.35%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.74%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (1.45%) OLAP
10 4 (1.16%) DTS
10 4 (1.16%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.87%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (0.87%) MySQL
12 2 (0.58%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.29%) VLDB
13 1 (0.29%) QlikView
13 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 45 (13.04%) Visual Studio
2 19 (5.51%) NUnit
3 12 (3.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (2.90%) Subversion
5 9 (2.61%) MSTest
6 8 (2.32%) Moq
6 8 (2.32%) Selenium
7 5 (1.45%) WebDriver
8 4 (1.16%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.16%) SoapUI
9 3 (0.87%) JBehave
9 3 (0.87%) Microsoft Blend
9 3 (0.87%) JSUnit
10 2 (0.58%) CruiseControl
10 2 (0.58%) JIRA
10 2 (0.58%) ReSharper
10 2 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.58%) Git (software)
11 1 (0.29%) Rhino Mocks
11 1 (0.29%) Jasmine
General
1 20 (5.80%) Finance
2 17 (4.93%) Retail
3 5 (1.45%) Advertising
4 3 (0.87%) Legal
4 3 (0.87%) Back Office
5 2 (0.58%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.58%) Billing
5 2 (0.58%) Marketing
5 2 (0.58%) Banking
6 1 (0.29%) Publishing
6 1 (0.29%) Games
6 1 (0.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 297 (86.09%) Developer
2 149 (43.19%) C# Developer
3 143 (41.45%) .NET Developer
4 96 (27.83%) C# .NET Developer
5 61 (17.68%) ASP.NET Developer
6 57 (16.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 41 (11.88%) Web Developer
8 23 (6.67%) Software Developer
9 16 (4.64%) Analyst
9 16 (4.64%) SharePoint Developer
10 15 (4.35%) SQL Developer
10 15 (4.35%) C# Web Developer
11 11 (3.19%) .NET Web Developer
11 11 (3.19%) Software Engineer
12 10 (2.90%) Applications Developer
12 10 (2.90%) C# Software Developer
12 10 (2.90%) WPF Developer
13 9 (2.61%) Senior Developer
13 9 (2.61%) VB.NET Developer
14 8 (2.32%) BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 302 (87.54%) .NET
2 164 (47.54%) ASP.NET
3 143 (41.45%) HTML
4 120 (34.78%) CSS
5 103 (29.86%) jQuery
6 82 (23.77%) WCF
7 73 (21.16%) ASP.NET MVC
8 69 (20.00%) XML
9 64 (18.55%) Web Services
10 59 (17.10%) HTML5
11 57 (16.52%) .NET Framework
12 49 (14.20%) WPF
13 46 (13.33%) Ajax
14 40 (11.59%) CSS3
15 33 (9.57%) XSLT
16 26 (7.54%) WinForms
17 24 (6.96%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 22 (6.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 18 (5.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 17 (4.93%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 13 (3.77%) N-Tier
2 9 (2.61%) Mobile App
3 8 (2.32%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (2.32%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (0.87%) Smartcard
5 2 (0.58%) Statistics
5 2 (0.58%) RIA
6 1 (0.29%) Online Games
6 1 (0.29%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.29%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.29%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.29%) EPoS
6 1 (0.29%) GIS
6 1 (0.29%) Replication
6 1 (0.29%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 39 (11.30%) Windows
2 9 (2.61%) Windows 7
3 7 (2.03%) Windows XP
4 6 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.16%) Linux
6 3 (0.87%) UNIX
7 2 (0.58%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (40.58%) MVC
2 44 (12.75%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (8.99%) OO
4 30 (8.70%) TDD
5 27 (7.83%) Scrum
6 25 (7.25%) Unit Testing
7 20 (5.80%) OOP
8 18 (5.22%) MVVM
9 16 (4.64%) Web Development
10 15 (4.35%) Software Engineering
10 15 (4.35%) Web Design
11 14 (4.06%) SOA
11 14 (4.06%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (3.77%) E-Commerce
12 13 (3.77%) Dependency Injection
13 12 (3.48%) CRM
14 11 (3.19%) Kanban
15 10 (2.90%) Workflow
16 9 (2.61%) UML
16 9 (2.61%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 142 (41.16%) JavaScript
2 110 (31.88%) SQL
3 23 (6.67%) VB.NET
4 18 (5.22%) T-SQL
5 12 (3.48%) XAML
5 12 (3.48%) PowerShell
6 11 (3.19%) Java
7 10 (2.90%) C++
8 9 (2.61%) PHP
9 8 (2.32%) VB
10 5 (1.45%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.16%) C
11 4 (1.16%) Ruby
12 2 (0.58%) PHP5
12 2 (0.58%) VB6
12 2 (0.58%) Perl
13 1 (0.29%) COBOL
13 1 (0.29%) VC++
13 1 (0.29%) Python
13 1 (0.29%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 17 (4.93%) Security Cleared
2 9 (2.61%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.32%) BC Cleared
4 5 (1.45%) Degree
4 5 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.87%) ISEB
6 2 (0.58%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.29%) MBA
7 1 (0.29%) MCITP
7 1 (0.29%) MCSE
7 1 (0.29%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.03%) QA
2 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.29%) TickIT
Vendors
1 57 (16.52%) Microsoft
2 21 (6.09%) Oracle
3 4 (1.16%) Telerik
3 4 (1.16%) Sitecore
4 2 (0.58%) Perforce
4 2 (0.58%) ION Trading
4 2 (0.58%) Siemens
5 1 (0.29%) Lotus
5 1 (0.29%) Sage
5 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.29%) Remedy
5 1 (0.29%) SAP
5 1 (0.29%) BMC
5 1 (0.29%) Capita
5 1 (0.29%) Google
5 1 (0.29%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.29%) Xamarin
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