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 1 September 2015 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 9 11 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing C# 176 137 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.75% 9.04% 12.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.93% 29.15% 35.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 75 85
Average daily rate
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£333 £310 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.25% +12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 16 8
Average hourly rate £48.75 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £35.00 £30.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.75 £38.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.68% +7.14%
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
569 470 568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 34.76% 31.02% 35.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 260 274
Average daily rate £338 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 29 32
Average hourly rate £8.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.14% +7.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015. 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
Nottinghamshire 0 63 £375 +22.95% 56
Leicestershire +2 56 £305 -3.17% 32
Northamptonshire -2 20 £344 +12.70% 20
Derbyshire +11 19 £375 +15.38% 36
Lincolnshire +8 5 £238 - 5
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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#.

1 275 (81.36%) .NET
2 182 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 146 (43.20%) JavaScript
4 143 (42.31%) HTML
5 129 (38.17%) SQL
6 120 (35.50%) CSS
7 117 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
8 116 (34.32%) SQL Server
9 107 (31.66%) MVC
10 72 (21.30%) jQuery
11 67 (19.82%) Web Services
12 62 (18.34%) ASP.NET MVC
13 61 (18.05%) HTML5
14 59 (17.46%) Microsoft
15 58 (17.16%) WCF
16 52 (15.38%) CSS3
17 51 (15.09%) .NET Framework
18 44 (13.02%) Finance
19 41 (12.13%) E-Commerce
19 41 (12.13%) Visual Studio
20 39 (11.54%) VB.NET
21 38 (11.24%) WPF
22 36 (10.65%) Scrum
23 35 (10.36%) VB
24 34 (10.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
25 32 (9.47%) SDLC
26 31 (9.17%) TDD
27 29 (8.58%) XML
28 28 (8.28%) MS Excel
28 28 (8.28%) CRM

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 20 (5.92%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.55%) IIS
3 11 (3.25%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (2.96%) Umbraco
5 9 (2.66%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (2.07%) CMS
7 5 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.89%) DNN
8 3 (0.89%) Node.js
9 2 (0.59%) Drupal
9 2 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 28 (8.28%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (3.25%) MS Office
4 1 (0.30%) MS Project
4 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.30%) Simulink
4 1 (0.30%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.30%) GNU Octave
4 1 (0.30%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 10 (2.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.18%) Magento
3 2 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.30%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.30%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.96%) Office 365
2 7 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.18%) SaaS
4 2 (0.59%) PaaS
5 1 (0.30%) Yammer
5 1 (0.30%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.37%) Intranet
2 5 (1.48%) Internet
3 3 (0.89%) MPLS
3 3 (0.89%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.59%) RTP
4 2 (0.59%) H.323
4 2 (0.59%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.30%) Extranet
5 1 (0.30%) LDAP
5 1 (0.30%) SMTP
5 1 (0.30%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (34.32%) SQL Server
2 25 (7.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (5.92%) Relational Database
4 18 (5.33%) Oracle Database
4 18 (5.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (5.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
6 15 (4.44%) Oracle Database 10g
7 14 (4.14%) MongoDB
8 10 (2.96%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.48%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (1.48%) MySQL
10 4 (1.18%) Redis
10 4 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.59%) SQLite
12 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.30%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 41 (12.13%) Visual Studio
2 19 (5.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (4.73%) Selenium
4 12 (3.55%) JIRA
5 11 (3.25%) Git (software)
6 8 (2.37%) Ranorex
7 7 (2.07%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (1.48%) WebDriver
9 4 (1.18%) SpecFlow
9 4 (1.18%) Jasmine
9 4 (1.18%) Bitbucket
9 4 (1.18%) Jenkins
9 4 (1.18%) NeoLoad
10 3 (0.89%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.89%) NUnit
10 3 (0.89%) Subversion
11 2 (0.59%) CruiseControl
11 2 (0.59%) HP UFT
11 2 (0.59%) Oracle Developer 2000
11 2 (0.59%) TeamCity
General
1 44 (13.02%) Finance
2 12 (3.55%) Retail
3 9 (2.66%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.18%) Publishing
4 4 (1.18%) Marketing
5 3 (0.89%) Law
5 3 (0.89%) Legal
6 2 (0.59%) Back Office
6 2 (0.59%) Electronics
6 2 (0.59%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.59%) Advertising
7 1 (0.30%) Games
7 1 (0.30%) Banking
7 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.30%) Front Office
7 1 (0.30%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 247 (73.08%) Developer
2 122 (36.09%) .NET Developer
3 78 (23.08%) C# Developer
4 61 (18.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 41 (12.13%) ASP.NET Developer
6 28 (8.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 22 (6.51%) Web Developer
8 21 (6.21%) Software Engineer
9 17 (5.03%) Architect
10 14 (4.14%) Software Developer
11 13 (3.85%) VB.NET Developer
12 12 (3.55%) Team Leader
12 12 (3.55%) Analyst
12 12 (3.55%) Lead Software Engineer
12 12 (3.55%) SharePoint Developer
13 11 (3.25%) Development Team Leader
14 10 (2.96%) AWS Developer
15 9 (2.66%) Designer
15 9 (2.66%) .NET Team Leader
15 9 (2.66%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 275 (81.36%) .NET
2 182 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 143 (42.31%) HTML
4 120 (35.50%) CSS
5 72 (21.30%) jQuery
6 67 (19.82%) Web Services
7 62 (18.34%) ASP.NET MVC
8 61 (18.05%) HTML5
9 58 (17.16%) WCF
10 52 (15.38%) CSS3
11 51 (15.09%) .NET Framework
12 38 (11.24%) WPF
13 34 (10.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 29 (8.58%) XML
15 27 (7.99%) ASP.NET Web API
16 23 (6.80%) AngularJS
17 19 (5.62%) SOAP
18 18 (5.33%) Entity Framework
19 17 (5.03%) REST
20 14 (4.14%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.73%) Computer Science
3 11 (3.25%) N-Tier
4 6 (1.78%) User Experience
5 5 (1.48%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (1.18%) Life Science
6 4 (1.18%) SCADA
6 4 (1.18%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.18%) Physics
7 3 (0.89%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.89%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.59%) EPoS
8 2 (0.59%) iPad
8 2 (0.59%) DTV
8 2 (0.59%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.59%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.30%) Xbox
9 1 (0.30%) GIS
9 1 (0.30%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 22 (6.51%) Windows
2 19 (5.62%) UNIX
3 10 (2.96%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.78%) Android
5 3 (0.89%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.30%) Linux
7 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (31.66%) MVC
3 41 (12.13%) E-Commerce
4 36 (10.65%) Scrum
5 32 (9.47%) SDLC
6 31 (9.17%) TDD
7 28 (8.28%) CRM
8 25 (7.40%) Software Engineering
9 17 (5.03%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (5.03%) OO
10 16 (4.73%) Migration
11 15 (4.44%) UML
11 15 (4.44%) Unit Testing
11 15 (4.44%) Waterfall
12 14 (4.14%) Test Automation
13 13 (3.85%) BDD
13 13 (3.85%) MVVM
13 13 (3.85%) V-Model
13 13 (3.85%) Mentoring
13 13 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 146 (43.20%) JavaScript
2 129 (38.17%) SQL
3 39 (11.54%) VB.NET
4 35 (10.36%) VB
5 24 (7.10%) Java
6 20 (5.92%) PL/SQL
6 20 (5.92%) T-SQL
7 17 (5.03%) C++
8 16 (4.73%) Shell Script
9 10 (2.96%) VB6
10 6 (1.78%) PowerShell
10 6 (1.78%) PHP
11 5 (1.48%) C
11 5 (1.48%) VBA
11 5 (1.48%) Ruby
12 3 (0.89%) Objective-C
12 3 (0.89%) VBScript
13 2 (0.59%) ActionScript
13 2 (0.59%) ActionScript 2.0
14 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 25 (7.40%) Degree
2 6 (1.78%) Chartered Engineer
3 3 (0.89%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.30%) OCP
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.30%) MCPD
5 1 (0.30%) ISEB
5 1 (0.30%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.21%) QA
2 12 (3.55%) ISO 9001
2 12 (3.55%) TickIT
3 3 (0.89%) BS25999
4 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.59%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.18%) Pingdom
2 1 (0.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 59 (17.46%) Microsoft
2 27 (7.99%) Oracle
3 4 (1.18%) Twitter
3 4 (1.18%) New Relic
4 2 (0.59%) Nimsoft
4 2 (0.59%) SAP
4 2 (0.59%) IBM
4 2 (0.59%) Informatica
4 2 (0.59%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.30%) webMethods
5 1 (0.30%) Infragistics
5 1 (0.30%) Perforce
5 1 (0.30%) Google
5 1 (0.30%) Axway
5 1 (0.30%) Sybase
5 1 (0.30%) Facebook
5 1 (0.30%) Xamarin
Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Good Rates, Good Team, Interesting Work
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £290 - £320 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Nottingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Nottingham
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £150 - £220 per day + Dependent on level
Posted: 23 days ago