The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 4 8 15
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Contract jobs citing C# 21 39 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 19.27% 26.35% 6.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.89% 48.75% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 8
Median daily rate £361 £293 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.50% +6.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £278 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £375 £290
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £38.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.58%

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
54 80 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 49.54% 54.05% 34.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 37 25
Median daily rate £345 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £449 £344
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicester region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for C#.

1 46 (86.79%) .NET
2 30 (56.60%) ASP.NET
3 29 (54.72%) SQL
3 29 (54.72%) Microsoft
4 26 (49.06%) JavaScript
5 25 (47.17%) MVC
6 22 (41.51%) HTML
6 22 (41.51%) .NET Framework
7 21 (39.62%) SQL Server
8 20 (37.74%) CSS
8 20 (37.74%) jQuery
9 18 (33.96%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (33.96%) Visual Studio
10 14 (26.42%) Web Services
10 14 (26.42%) XML
10 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (24.53%) XSLT
12 11 (20.75%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (18.87%) Software Engineering
13 10 (18.87%) T-SQL
14 9 (16.98%) SQL Server 2005
14 9 (16.98%) Logistics
14 9 (16.98%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
15 8 (15.09%) Ajax
15 8 (15.09%) Oracle
15 8 (15.09%) SOAP
15 8 (15.09%) UML
16 7 (13.21%) XHTML
16 7 (13.21%) XSD

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.66%) CMS
3 2 (3.77%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.89%) Documentum
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.89%) PaaS
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.77%) Modbus
3 1 (1.89%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.89%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (39.62%) SQL Server
2 11 (20.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (16.98%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (16.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (33.96%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.77%) NUnit
3 1 (1.89%) JIRA
3 1 (1.89%) Selenium
3 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (9.43%) Advertising
2 4 (7.55%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (84.91%) Developer
2 27 (50.94%) C# Developer
3 21 (39.62%) .NET Developer
4 16 (30.19%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (24.53%) Software Developer
5 13 (24.53%) SQL Developer
6 11 (20.75%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (20.75%) C# Software Developer
7 10 (18.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (18.87%) JavaScript Developer
7 10 (18.87%) Senior .NET Developer
7 10 (18.87%) Senior Developer
8 9 (16.98%) .NET Software Developer
8 9 (16.98%) Senior .NET Software Developer
8 9 (16.98%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (16.98%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 9 (16.98%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (16.98%) Senior C# Developer
8 9 (16.98%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 9 (16.98%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (86.79%) .NET
2 30 (56.60%) ASP.NET
3 22 (41.51%) .NET Framework
3 22 (41.51%) HTML
4 20 (37.74%) CSS
4 20 (37.74%) jQuery
5 18 (33.96%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (26.42%) Web Services
6 14 (26.42%) XML
7 13 (24.53%) XSLT
8 8 (15.09%) Ajax
8 8 (15.09%) SOAP
9 7 (13.21%) XHTML
9 7 (13.21%) XSD
10 6 (11.32%) WCF
11 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (7.55%) HTML5
12 3 (5.66%) AngularJS
12 3 (5.66%) Classic ASP
12 3 (5.66%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.77%) User Experience
4 1 (1.89%) EPoS
4 1 (1.89%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) Windows
1 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (47.17%) MVC
2 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (18.87%) Software Engineering
4 9 (16.98%) Logistics
5 8 (15.09%) UML
6 7 (13.21%) High Availability
6 7 (13.21%) Waterfall
6 7 (13.21%) Web Development
7 6 (11.32%) V-Model
8 5 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (9.43%) Project Management
9 3 (5.66%) E-Commerce
10 2 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.77%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (3.77%) Scrum
10 2 (3.77%) TDD
10 2 (3.77%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (3.77%) Unit Testing
11 1 (1.89%) Mentoring
11 1 (1.89%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 29 (54.72%) SQL
2 26 (49.06%) JavaScript
3 10 (18.87%) T-SQL
4 3 (5.66%) C++
5 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
2 7 (13.21%) Degree
3 6 (11.32%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.89%) MCSD
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) ISO 9001
2 3 (5.66%) TickIT
Vendors
1 29 (54.72%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.09%) Oracle
3 3 (5.66%) Siemens
4 1 (1.89%) Perforce
4 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.89%) Sitecore
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