The table below looks at the statistics for the C# Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# Developer
Rank 17 6 27
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +21
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 14 39 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 9.15% 22.81% 1.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.33% 25.49% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 1
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£275 £275 £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
- +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+11.94% +15.51%
C# Developer
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
150 153 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 98.04% 89.47% 95.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 60 40
Average daily rate £356 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.54% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £185 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 15 27
Average hourly rate £35.00 £16.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.75% -54.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

C# Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# Developer in the job title across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C# Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

C# Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C# Developer across the Leicester region.

C# Developer Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

C# Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# Developer across the Leicester region.

C# Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

C# Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester region that cited C# Developer in their job title 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 with C# Developer in their job title.

1 39 (100.00%) C#
2 32 (82.05%) .NET
3 28 (71.79%) SQL Server
4 18 (46.15%) ASP.NET
5 17 (43.59%) CSS
5 17 (43.59%) HTML
5 17 (43.59%) MVC
5 17 (43.59%) jQuery
6 16 (41.03%) SQL
7 13 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 13 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (25.64%) Oracle
8 10 (25.64%) Visual Studio
8 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
9 9 (23.08%) WinForms
9 9 (23.08%) IIS
9 9 (23.08%) HTML5
10 7 (17.95%) Relational Database
10 7 (17.95%) Windows
10 7 (17.95%) VB.NET
11 6 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (15.38%) T-SQL
11 6 (15.38%) WCF
11 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (15.38%) CSS3
12 5 (12.82%) Web Services
13 4 (10.26%) UML
13 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (10.26%) Windows XP

C# Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester region that cited C# Developer in their job title 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 with C# Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (23.08%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.13%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (71.79%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.95%) Relational Database
3 6 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Visual Studio
2 4 (10.26%) NUnit
2 4 (10.26%) Moq
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Blend
4 1 (2.56%) NSubstitute
General
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (82.05%) .NET
2 18 (46.15%) ASP.NET
3 17 (43.59%) CSS
3 17 (43.59%) HTML
3 17 (43.59%) jQuery
4 13 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (23.08%) HTML5
6 9 (23.08%) WinForms
7 6 (15.38%) WCF
7 6 (15.38%) CSS3
7 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (12.82%) Web Services
9 4 (10.26%) NHibernate
9 4 (10.26%) StructureMap
10 3 (7.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 3 (7.69%) JSON
10 3 (7.69%) WPF
10 3 (7.69%) Silverlight
10 3 (7.69%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (2.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Windows XP
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) MVC
2 4 (10.26%) Scrum
2 4 (10.26%) Unit Testing
2 4 (10.26%) UML
3 3 (7.69%) MVVM
4 2 (5.13%) Web Design
5 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.56%) Logistics
5 1 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (41.03%) SQL
3 13 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (17.95%) VB.NET
5 6 (15.38%) T-SQL
6 3 (7.69%) XAML
7 1 (2.56%) VB6
7 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) Chartered Engineer
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Oracle
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Telerik
3 2 (5.13%) Siemens