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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 9 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing C# 202 159 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.52% 12.32% 11.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.44% 36.14% 38.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 78 70
Average daily rate £300 £310 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £275 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £353 £326
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 5 11
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +54.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.80 £17.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.40 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +31.14%
Programming Languages Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
570 440 415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 35.34% 34.08% 29.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 225 203
Average daily rate £300 £303 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.82% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 24 27
Average hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.85 £12.42 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £38.65 £38.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -2 57 £325 - 46
Leicestershire -2 55 £275 -8.33% 28
Derbyshire 0 36 £280 -10.40% 18
Northamptonshire +10 32 £325 +18.18% 19
Lincolnshire -10 2 - - 8
Rutland - - - - 1
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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#.

1 328 (90.86%) .NET
2 208 (57.62%) ASP.NET
3 190 (52.63%) SQL Server
4 162 (44.88%) MVC
5 159 (44.04%) HTML
6 153 (42.38%) JavaScript
7 142 (39.34%) CSS
8 128 (35.46%) SQL
9 126 (34.90%) jQuery
10 97 (26.87%) ASP.NET MVC
11 70 (19.39%) Microsoft
11 70 (19.39%) HTML5
12 68 (18.84%) SQL Server 2008
13 60 (16.62%) Ajax
14 59 (16.34%) .NET Framework
15 58 (16.07%) WCF
15 58 (16.07%) Web Services
16 56 (15.51%) XML
17 52 (14.40%) TDD
18 51 (14.13%) Visual Studio
19 46 (12.74%) OO
20 45 (12.47%) Windows
21 44 (12.19%) Agile Software Development
22 37 (10.25%) CSS3
23 35 (9.70%) WPF
24 31 (8.59%) SharePoint
25 28 (7.76%) ASP.NET MVC 3
25 28 (7.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
26 27 (7.48%) E-Commerce
26 27 (7.48%) WinForms

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 31 (8.59%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.32%) CMS
2 12 (3.32%) IIS
3 10 (2.77%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (2.77%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (1.94%) Umbraco
5 6 (1.66%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (1.39%) Commerce Server
7 4 (1.11%) NServiceBus
8 3 (0.83%) Kentico
9 1 (0.28%) DNN
9 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.28%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.28%) TeamSite
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 13 (3.60%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.66%) InfoPath
3 4 (1.11%) AutoCAD
4 3 (0.83%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.94%) TCP/IP
2 6 (1.66%) Modbus
3 4 (1.11%) Intranet
4 1 (0.28%) FTP
4 1 (0.28%) HTTP
4 1 (0.28%) LDAP
4 1 (0.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 68 (18.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (6.93%) SQL Server 2012
4 24 (6.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (5.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (4.71%) Relational Database
7 15 (4.16%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (1.94%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.39%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.39%) DTS
10 4 (1.11%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.11%) OLAP
10 4 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.11%) SQLite
11 3 (0.83%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.55%) MySQL
13 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 51 (14.13%) Visual Studio
2 16 (4.43%) Subversion
3 13 (3.60%) NUnit
4 12 (3.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (3.32%) Selenium
5 9 (2.49%) Moq
5 9 (2.49%) Git (software)
6 7 (1.94%) ReSharper
7 4 (1.11%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.11%) MSTest
8 3 (0.83%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.83%) SpecFlow
8 3 (0.83%) CruiseControl
9 2 (0.55%) JSUnit
9 2 (0.55%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (0.28%) Ranorex
10 1 (0.28%) Selenium IDE
10 1 (0.28%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.28%) TestComplete
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
General
1 15 (4.16%) Retail
2 13 (3.60%) Finance
3 4 (1.11%) Legal
4 3 (0.83%) Banking
4 3 (0.83%) Advertising
4 3 (0.83%) Back Office
5 1 (0.28%) Billing
5 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.28%) Marketing
5 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 315 (87.26%) Developer
2 177 (49.03%) .NET Developer
3 152 (42.11%) C# Developer
4 116 (32.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 87 (24.10%) ASP.NET Developer
6 75 (20.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 39 (10.80%) Web Developer
8 24 (6.65%) Software Developer
9 21 (5.82%) SQL Developer
10 17 (4.71%) Analyst
11 16 (4.43%) SharePoint Developer
12 15 (4.16%) Senior Developer
12 15 (4.16%) Software Engineer
13 13 (3.60%) Applications Developer
14 11 (3.05%) C# Software Developer
15 10 (2.77%) Web Applications Developer
16 9 (2.49%) SQL Server Developer
16 9 (2.49%) .NET Web Developer
16 9 (2.49%) C# Web Developer
17 7 (1.94%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 328 (90.86%) .NET
2 208 (57.62%) ASP.NET
3 159 (44.04%) HTML
4 142 (39.34%) CSS
5 126 (34.90%) jQuery
6 97 (26.87%) ASP.NET MVC
7 70 (19.39%) HTML5
8 60 (16.62%) Ajax
9 59 (16.34%) .NET Framework
10 58 (16.07%) WCF
10 58 (16.07%) Web Services
11 56 (15.51%) XML
12 37 (10.25%) CSS3
13 35 (9.70%) WPF
14 28 (7.76%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 28 (7.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 27 (7.48%) WinForms
16 25 (6.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 23 (6.37%) LINQ
18 18 (4.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (3.32%) Mobile App
2 10 (2.77%) Inversion of Control
3 9 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (1.94%) N-Tier
5 4 (1.11%) Mathematics
5 4 (1.11%) Replication
6 2 (0.55%) Graphic Design
6 2 (0.55%) Statistics
6 2 (0.55%) RIA
7 1 (0.28%) Social Media
7 1 (0.28%) Online Games
7 1 (0.28%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.28%) EPoS
7 1 (0.28%) NHS
7 1 (0.28%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 45 (12.47%) Windows
2 7 (1.94%) UNIX
3 4 (1.11%) Linux
3 4 (1.11%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.11%) Windows 7
4 3 (0.83%) Android
4 3 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (0.83%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.55%) Windows CE
5 2 (0.55%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (44.88%) MVC
2 52 (14.40%) TDD
3 46 (12.74%) OO
4 44 (12.19%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (7.48%) E-Commerce
6 26 (7.20%) Unit Testing
7 22 (6.09%) Software Engineering
8 20 (5.54%) MVVM
9 19 (5.26%) Dependency Injection
9 19 (5.26%) Scrum
9 19 (5.26%) Multithreading
9 19 (5.26%) OOP
10 18 (4.99%) Web Design
11 16 (4.43%) SOA
12 15 (4.16%) Web Development
12 15 (4.16%) Workflow
13 14 (3.88%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (3.88%) Pair Programming
14 9 (2.49%) BDD
14 9 (2.49%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 153 (42.38%) JavaScript
2 128 (35.46%) SQL
3 25 (6.93%) T-SQL
4 19 (5.26%) VB.NET
5 13 (3.60%) Java
6 8 (2.22%) C++
7 7 (1.94%) PL/SQL
8 6 (1.66%) VB
9 5 (1.39%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.39%) XPath
9 5 (1.39%) C
9 5 (1.39%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.83%) XAML
11 1 (0.28%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.28%) VB6
11 1 (0.28%) Delphi
11 1 (0.28%) VC++
Qualifications
1 6 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (1.11%) ISEB
3 3 (0.83%) Degree
4 2 (0.55%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.28%) MCTS
5 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.28%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.28%) MCPD
5 1 (0.28%) MCITP
5 1 (0.28%) MCSD
5 1 (0.28%) MCSE
5 1 (0.28%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.39%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.28%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (0.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 70 (19.39%) Microsoft
2 19 (5.26%) Oracle
3 7 (1.94%) Sitecore
4 6 (1.66%) Siemens
4 6 (1.66%) DevExpress
5 5 (1.39%) Telerik
6 3 (0.83%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.55%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.28%) Capita
8 1 (0.28%) Google
8 1 (0.28%) SAP
8 1 (0.28%) IBM
8 1 (0.28%) Sage
8 1 (0.28%) Lotus
8 1 (0.28%) BMC
8 1 (0.28%) Adobe
8 1 (0.28%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.28%) Remedy
East Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton
Computer Futures
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
A&O IT Group Ltd
Rate: From £200 to £230 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Venturi
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £330 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Lincolnshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Leicester
Progressive Recruitment
Posted: 12 days ago
Northamptonshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Capita Resourcing IT
Rate: £240 - £280 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Nottingham
Progressive Recruitment
Posted: 18 days ago
Nottingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 19 days ago
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Posted: 25 days ago
Chesterfield
Jam Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 27 days ago