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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 14 23 11
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Contract jobs citing C# 157 93 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.23% 6.60% 10.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.02% 19.91% 30.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 55 83
Average daily rate £300 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £269 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Average hourly rate £40.25 - £36.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 - £21.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.35 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
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
541 467 491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 35.27% 33.14% 32.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 253 285
Average daily rate £325 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 23
Average hourly rate £31.25 £18.75 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.48 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leicestershire +9 61 £293 +6.36% 26
Nottinghamshire +8 53 £300 -15.49% 53
Northamptonshire +14 22 £425 +32.81% 41
Derbyshire -14 9 £338 -8.78% 25
Lincolnshire -4 4 £250 - 4
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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#.

1 260 (84.97%) .NET
2 165 (53.92%) SQL
3 123 (40.20%) ASP.NET
4 122 (39.87%) JavaScript
5 121 (39.54%) SQL Server
6 107 (34.97%) HTML
7 100 (32.68%) MVC
8 87 (28.43%) Microsoft
9 86 (28.10%) CSS
10 84 (27.45%) .NET Framework
11 74 (24.18%) Visual Studio
12 68 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
13 64 (20.92%) WCF
14 59 (19.28%) VB.NET
15 57 (18.63%) Web Services
15 57 (18.63%) Oracle
16 48 (15.69%) jQuery
17 45 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
18 43 (14.05%) Windows
19 42 (13.73%) HTML5
20 36 (11.76%) High Availability
20 36 (11.76%) TDD
21 33 (10.78%) WPF
22 32 (10.46%) Finance
23 31 (10.13%) Team Foundation Server
23 31 (10.13%) Windows Server
24 29 (9.48%) Relational Database
24 29 (9.48%) CSS3
24 29 (9.48%) OO
25 28 (9.15%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 26 (8.50%) SharePoint
2 14 (4.58%) SharePoint 2013
3 11 (3.59%) IIS
4 9 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
5 8 (2.61%) CMS
6 5 (1.63%) DNN
6 5 (1.63%) NServiceBus
6 5 (1.63%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.31%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.31%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.98%) Node.js
8 3 (0.98%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.33%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.33%) JRun
Applications
1 16 (5.23%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.92%) MS Office
3 9 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.98%) Simulink
5 2 (0.65%) MS Project
5 2 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.31%) PaaS
3 2 (0.65%) IaaS
4 1 (0.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (9.15%) TCP/IP
2 25 (8.17%) Modbus
3 7 (2.29%) Internet
4 2 (0.65%) Firewall
5 1 (0.33%) LDAP
5 1 (0.33%) SAN
5 1 (0.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (39.54%) SQL Server
2 29 (9.48%) Relational Database
3 28 (9.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (8.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (4.58%) Oracle Database
8 12 (3.92%) Oracle Database 10g
8 12 (3.92%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (2.29%) DB2
10 5 (1.63%) DTS
10 5 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (1.31%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (0.98%) MySQL
12 3 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (0.33%) UniData
Development Applications
1 74 (24.18%) Visual Studio
2 31 (10.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (2.94%) Selenium
4 5 (1.63%) Ant
4 5 (1.63%) CruiseControl
4 5 (1.63%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.63%) SoapUI
5 4 (1.31%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.98%) git-flow
6 3 (0.98%) JIRA
6 3 (0.98%) MSTest
6 3 (0.98%) Ranorex
6 3 (0.98%) Subversion
7 2 (0.65%) CasperJS
7 2 (0.65%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.65%) Jasmine
7 2 (0.65%) jMock
7 2 (0.65%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (0.65%) Maven
7 2 (0.65%) webpack
General
1 32 (10.46%) Finance
2 15 (4.90%) Retail
3 11 (3.59%) Manufacturing
4 8 (2.61%) Law
5 5 (1.63%) Legal
6 4 (1.31%) Automotive
7 3 (0.98%) Advertising
7 3 (0.98%) Front Office
7 3 (0.98%) Marketing
7 3 (0.98%) Publishing
8 2 (0.65%) Banking
8 2 (0.65%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.33%) Back Office
9 1 (0.33%) French Language
9 1 (0.33%) Games
9 1 (0.33%) German Language
9 1 (0.33%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 222 (72.55%) Developer
2 135 (44.12%) .NET Developer
3 112 (36.60%) C# Developer
4 83 (27.12%) C# .NET Developer
5 36 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
6 30 (9.80%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 29 (9.48%) SQL Developer
8 24 (7.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 19 (6.21%) Architect
9 19 (6.21%) SharePoint Developer
10 16 (5.23%) Analyst
10 16 (5.23%) Software Engineer
10 16 (5.23%) WCF Developer
11 13 (4.25%) C# WCF Developer
12 12 (3.92%) Web Developer
13 11 (3.59%) Senior Developer
13 11 (3.59%) VB.NET Developer
14 10 (3.27%) Designer
15 9 (2.94%) C# VB.NET Developer
16 8 (2.61%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 260 (84.97%) .NET
2 123 (40.20%) ASP.NET
3 107 (34.97%) HTML
4 86 (28.10%) CSS
5 84 (27.45%) .NET Framework
6 64 (20.92%) WCF
7 57 (18.63%) Web Services
8 48 (15.69%) jQuery
9 45 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
10 42 (13.73%) HTML5
11 33 (10.78%) WPF
12 29 (9.48%) CSS3
13 26 (8.50%) AngularJS
13 26 (8.50%) Entity Framework
14 18 (5.88%) LINQ
15 17 (5.56%) XML
16 16 (5.23%) ASP.NET Web API
17 14 (4.58%) WinForms
18 13 (4.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 13 (4.25%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.27%) Computer Science
2 10 (3.27%) User Experience
3 9 (2.94%) Algorithms
4 7 (2.29%) iSeries
4 7 (2.29%) Life Science
5 5 (1.63%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.31%) N-Tier
7 3 (0.98%) NHS
8 2 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.65%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.33%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.33%) AS400
9 1 (0.33%) Clustering
9 1 (0.33%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.33%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.33%) Replication
9 1 (0.33%) SCADA
9 1 (0.33%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 43 (14.05%) Windows
2 31 (10.13%) Windows Server
3 17 (5.56%) Unix
4 7 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (1.31%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.98%) Android
7 3 (0.98%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.98%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.33%) Linux
8 1 (0.33%) VMS
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (32.68%) MVC
2 68 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (11.76%) High Availability
3 36 (11.76%) TDD
4 29 (9.48%) OO
5 28 (9.15%) E-Commerce
6 22 (7.19%) Software Engineering
7 18 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (5.88%) CRM
8 16 (5.23%) Web Development
9 15 (4.90%) ITIL
9 15 (4.90%) MVVM
9 15 (4.90%) Unit Testing
10 14 (4.58%) Logistics
10 14 (4.58%) Migration
10 14 (4.58%) Scrum
10 14 (4.58%) SDLC
11 13 (4.25%) Data Management
12 12 (3.92%) Change Management
12 12 (3.92%) UML
Programming Languages
1 165 (53.92%) SQL
2 122 (39.87%) JavaScript
3 59 (19.28%) VB.NET
4 23 (7.52%) Java
4 23 (7.52%) PL/SQL
5 21 (6.86%) VB
6 16 (5.23%) T-SQL
7 13 (4.25%) Shell Script
8 10 (3.27%) C++
8 10 (3.27%) VB6
8 10 (3.27%) VBA
8 10 (3.27%) VBScript
9 9 (2.94%) PowerShell
10 8 (2.61%) Python
11 5 (1.63%) Perl
11 5 (1.63%) PHP
12 4 (1.31%) TypeScript
13 3 (0.98%) C
13 3 (0.98%) ECMAScript
13 3 (0.98%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 23 (7.52%) Degree
2 5 (1.63%) Chartered Engineer
3 4 (1.31%) HND
3 4 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.61%) ISO 9001
1 8 (2.61%) TickIT
2 6 (1.96%) QA
3 2 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (0.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (0.33%) SCCM
1 1 (0.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 87 (28.43%) Microsoft
2 57 (18.63%) Oracle
3 26 (8.50%) Siemens
4 9 (2.94%) SAP
5 7 (2.29%) Informatica
6 5 (1.63%) TIBCO
7 3 (0.98%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.33%) Adobe
8 1 (0.33%) Cisco
8 1 (0.33%) Dell
8 1 (0.33%) EMC
8 1 (0.33%) Facebook
8 1 (0.33%) Google
8 1 (0.33%) HP
8 1 (0.33%) IBM
8 1 (0.33%) Tableau
8 1 (0.33%) Twitter
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