The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills 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# over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 6 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing C# 25 24 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 16.45% 14.29% 15.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.25% 32.88% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 4
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£300 £260 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -17.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £235 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £358 £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 9
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
C#
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Programming Languages Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
73 73 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 48.03% 43.45% 48.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 26 16
Average daily rate £300 £300 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £235 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £390 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 18 23
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 22 (68.75%) .NET
2 19 (59.38%) ASP.NET
3 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
4 15 (46.88%) SQL Server
4 15 (46.88%) jQuery
5 14 (43.75%) HTML
5 14 (43.75%) CSS
6 9 (28.13%) MVC
7 8 (25.00%) HTML5
7 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 7 (21.88%) .NET Framework
8 7 (21.88%) Windows
9 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 6 (18.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 6 (18.75%) CSS3
10 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (15.63%) Web Services
10 5 (15.63%) XML
10 5 (15.63%) SQL
10 5 (15.63%) Ajax
11 4 (12.50%) WPF
11 4 (12.50%) LINQ
11 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (12.50%) Finance
11 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
12 3 (9.38%) JSON
12 3 (9.38%) WCF
12 3 (9.38%) Oracle
12 3 (9.38%) BizTalk Server

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 3 (9.38%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) CMS
3 1 (3.13%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.13%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Intranet
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (46.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.25%) Subversion
2 2 (6.25%) MSTest
3 1 (3.13%) NUnit
3 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Retail
2 2 (6.25%) Back Office
2 2 (6.25%) Games
3 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (59.38%) C# Developer
3 15 (46.88%) .NET Developer
4 11 (34.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (28.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (12.50%) WPF Developer
7 3 (9.38%) BizTalk Developer
8 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (6.25%) SQL Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Sitecore Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Database Developer
9 1 (3.13%) SQL Database Developer
9 1 (3.13%) WinForms Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Web Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (68.75%) .NET
2 19 (59.38%) ASP.NET
3 15 (46.88%) jQuery
4 14 (43.75%) HTML
4 14 (43.75%) CSS
5 8 (25.00%) HTML5
5 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 7 (21.88%) .NET Framework
7 6 (18.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 6 (18.75%) CSS3
8 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (15.63%) Web Services
8 5 (15.63%) XML
8 5 (15.63%) Ajax
9 4 (12.50%) WPF
9 4 (12.50%) LINQ
10 3 (9.38%) JSON
10 3 (9.38%) WCF
11 2 (6.25%) XSLT
11 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
1 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) VMS
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) MVC
2 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
4 2 (6.25%) CAD
4 2 (6.25%) ETL
5 1 (3.13%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.13%) 3D Modelling
5 1 (3.13%) Web Development
5 1 (3.13%) OO
5 1 (3.13%) CRM
5 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 5 (15.63%) SQL
3 2 (6.25%) VB
3 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
3 2 (6.25%) C
3 2 (6.25%) C++
4 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) VCP4
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Telerik
4 1 (3.13%) EPiServer
4 1 (3.13%) Sitecore
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