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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 10 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing C# 137 202 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 9.04% 12.48% 8.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.15% 35.56% 29.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 85 66
Average daily rate
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£310 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
+0.76% +2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 8
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 £30.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £36.50 £46.50
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
470 568 437
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 31.02% 35.11% 29.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 274 192
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 32 36
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £15.40 £19.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £52.50 £51.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 August 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 August 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 August 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 -2 56 £315 +14.54% 23
Nottinghamshire -6 43 £305 +1.66% 40
Northamptonshire -12 20 £305 +22.00% 23
Derbyshire +2 8 £325 +30.00% 22
Lincolnshire -8 1 - - 7
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 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#.

1 282 (83.93%) .NET
2 147 (43.75%) SQL Server
3 145 (43.15%) ASP.NET
4 137 (40.77%) HTML
4 137 (40.77%) JavaScript
5 114 (33.93%) MVC
6 106 (31.55%) CSS
7 100 (29.76%) SQL
8 92 (27.38%) jQuery
9 88 (26.19%) WCF
10 74 (22.02%) XML
11 65 (19.35%) Web Services
12 59 (17.56%) WPF
13 55 (16.37%) ASP.NET MVC
14 54 (16.07%) HTML5
15 51 (15.18%) .NET Framework
16 50 (14.88%) Visual Studio
17 43 (12.80%) Microsoft
18 42 (12.50%) XSLT
19 41 (12.20%) SQL Server 2008
20 40 (11.90%) Ajax
21 39 (11.61%) Windows
22 38 (11.31%) WinForms
23 37 (11.01%) Agile Software Development
24 36 (10.71%) CSS3
25 30 (8.93%) OO
26 29 (8.63%) Oracle
27 26 (7.74%) TDD
28 25 (7.44%) VB.NET
28 25 (7.44%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 25 (7.44%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.57%) IIS
3 11 (3.27%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (2.98%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (1.19%) NServiceBus
6 2 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.60%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.60%) CMS
6 2 (0.60%) Node.js
6 2 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.30%) Moodle
7 1 (0.30%) Kentico
7 1 (0.30%) Apache
7 1 (0.30%) Drupal
7 1 (0.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (3.27%) InfoPath
2 9 (2.68%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.60%) AutoCAD
3 2 (0.60%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.60%) Tridion
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.30%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.57%) Intranet
2 11 (3.27%) LDAP
3 3 (0.89%) Internet
4 2 (0.60%) HTTP
4 2 (0.60%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.60%) Modbus
5 1 (0.30%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 41 (12.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (6.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (5.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 18 (5.36%) SQL Server 2005
6 15 (4.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (3.57%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (1.49%) OLAP
10 4 (1.19%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.89%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.89%) MySQL
12 2 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.60%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (0.30%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.30%) VLDB
13 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.30%) Oracle BI EE
13 1 (0.30%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 50 (14.88%) Visual Studio
2 16 (4.76%) NUnit
3 9 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (2.68%) MSTest
4 8 (2.38%) Selenium
5 6 (1.79%) Subversion
5 6 (1.79%) Moq
6 4 (1.19%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (1.19%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.19%) SoapUI
6 4 (1.19%) WebDriver
7 3 (0.89%) JBehave
7 3 (0.89%) Microsoft Blend
7 3 (0.89%) JSUnit
8 2 (0.60%) JIRA
8 2 (0.60%) ReSharper
8 2 (0.60%) Bower
8 2 (0.60%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (0.60%) Yeoman
8 2 (0.60%) Grunt
General
1 23 (6.85%) Finance
2 11 (3.27%) Retail
3 4 (1.19%) Banking
3 4 (1.19%) Advertising
4 2 (0.60%) Legal
4 2 (0.60%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.60%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.60%) Back Office
4 2 (0.60%) Games
5 1 (0.30%) Publishing
5 1 (0.30%) Billing
5 1 (0.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 289 (86.01%) Developer
2 144 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 126 (37.50%) .NET Developer
4 84 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 53 (15.77%) ASP.NET Developer
6 48 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 39 (11.61%) Web Developer
8 20 (5.95%) Software Developer
9 18 (5.36%) Analyst
10 16 (4.76%) SharePoint Developer
11 15 (4.46%) WPF Developer
12 13 (3.87%) C# Web Developer
13 10 (2.98%) Applications Developer
14 9 (2.68%) .NET Web Developer
14 9 (2.68%) SQL Developer
14 9 (2.68%) VB.NET Developer
15 8 (2.38%) Web Applications Developer
15 8 (2.38%) C# Software Developer
15 8 (2.38%) Software Engineer
15 8 (2.38%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 282 (83.93%) .NET
2 145 (43.15%) ASP.NET
3 137 (40.77%) HTML
4 106 (31.55%) CSS
5 92 (27.38%) jQuery
6 88 (26.19%) WCF
7 74 (22.02%) XML
8 65 (19.35%) Web Services
9 59 (17.56%) WPF
10 55 (16.37%) ASP.NET MVC
11 54 (16.07%) HTML5
12 51 (15.18%) .NET Framework
13 42 (12.50%) XSLT
14 40 (11.90%) Ajax
15 38 (11.31%) WinForms
16 36 (10.71%) CSS3
17 23 (6.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 22 (6.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 21 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 19 (5.65%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 13 (3.87%) N-Tier
2 8 (2.38%) Mobile App
3 6 (1.79%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (0.89%) Smartcard
6 2 (0.60%) Statistics
6 2 (0.60%) RIA
7 1 (0.30%) Open Source
7 1 (0.30%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.30%) Replication
7 1 (0.30%) GIS
7 1 (0.30%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.30%) Online Games
7 1 (0.30%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.30%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 39 (11.61%) Windows
2 6 (1.79%) Windows 7
3 5 (1.49%) Windows XP
4 4 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (1.19%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.19%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.60%) Linux
5 2 (0.60%) UNIX
6 1 (0.30%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.30%) Android
6 1 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (33.93%) MVC
2 37 (11.01%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (8.93%) OO
4 26 (7.74%) TDD
5 25 (7.44%) Scrum
6 21 (6.25%) OOP
7 20 (5.95%) Unit Testing
8 19 (5.65%) MVVM
9 15 (4.46%) Web Development
10 14 (4.17%) Dependency Injection
10 14 (4.17%) Software Engineering
11 13 (3.87%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (3.57%) Kanban
12 12 (3.57%) Workflow
12 12 (3.57%) Web Design
13 11 (3.27%) E-Commerce
13 11 (3.27%) SOA
14 10 (2.98%) CRM
15 9 (2.68%) UML
16 7 (2.08%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 137 (40.77%) JavaScript
2 100 (29.76%) SQL
3 25 (7.44%) VB.NET
4 17 (5.06%) T-SQL
4 17 (5.06%) C++
5 14 (4.17%) Java
6 13 (3.87%) PowerShell
7 11 (3.27%) XAML
8 10 (2.98%) VB
8 10 (2.98%) PHP
8 10 (2.98%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.19%) Ruby
10 2 (0.60%) PHP5
10 2 (0.60%) VB6
10 2 (0.60%) C
10 2 (0.60%) Perl
10 2 (0.60%) Python
11 1 (0.30%) VC++
11 1 (0.30%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 16 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 8 (2.38%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.08%) BC Cleared
4 5 (1.49%) ISEB
4 5 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.19%) Degree
6 2 (0.60%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.30%) MCSE
7 1 (0.30%) MCSA
7 1 (0.30%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.08%) QA
Vendors
1 43 (12.80%) Microsoft
2 29 (8.63%) Oracle
3 5 (1.49%) Sitecore
3 5 (1.49%) Telerik
4 2 (0.60%) ION Trading
4 2 (0.60%) Perforce
4 2 (0.60%) Siemens
5 1 (0.30%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.30%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.30%) Sage
5 1 (0.30%) Motorola
5 1 (0.30%) Capita
5 1 (0.30%) Google
5 1 (0.30%) EPiServer
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