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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 16 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Contract jobs citing C# 9 56 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 6.92% 35.00% 28.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.45% 53.85% 53.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 21 19
Average daily rate
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£320 £235 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.17% -16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £210 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 13
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -
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
44 104 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 33.85% 65.00% 53.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 46 32
Average daily rate £275 £260 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £344 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 13 25
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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#
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 20 November 2014, 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 36 (92.31%) .NET
2 23 (58.97%) HTML
3 20 (51.28%) SQL Server
3 20 (51.28%) CSS
4 18 (46.15%) SQL
5 17 (43.59%) ASP.NET
6 16 (41.03%) jQuery
7 15 (38.46%) JavaScript
8 14 (35.90%) .NET Framework
9 13 (33.33%) Oracle
10 12 (30.77%) Visual Studio
11 10 (25.64%) MVC
11 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
12 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (20.51%) HTML5
12 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (17.95%) Relational Database
13 7 (17.95%) WPF
14 6 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (15.38%) WCF
15 5 (12.82%) CSS3
15 5 (12.82%) IIS
15 5 (12.82%) UML
16 4 (10.26%) XML
16 4 (10.26%) C++
16 4 (10.26%) Telerik
17 3 (7.69%) Ajax
17 3 (7.69%) Degree
17 3 (7.69%) JSON
17 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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 5 (12.82%) IIS
2 2 (5.13%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.56%) CMS
3 1 (2.56%) Drupal
3 1 (2.56%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.56%) WordPress
3 1 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
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 20 (51.28%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.95%) Relational Database
3 6 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.56%) OLAP
6 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.56%) VLDB
6 1 (2.56%) QlikView
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Blend
3 1 (2.56%) NSubstitute
3 1 (2.56%) Toad
General
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Advertising
2 1 (2.56%) Publishing
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (92.31%) Developer
2 21 (53.85%) C# Developer
3 12 (30.77%) .NET Developer
4 7 (17.95%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (17.95%) Software Developer
5 6 (15.38%) C# Software Developer
6 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Web Developer
8 3 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (5.13%) WPF Developer
9 2 (5.13%) PHP Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) DBA
9 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
9 2 (5.13%) SQL DBA
9 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
9 2 (5.13%) SQL Server DBA
10 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Developer
10 1 (2.56%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (92.31%) .NET
2 23 (58.97%) HTML
3 20 (51.28%) CSS
4 17 (43.59%) ASP.NET
5 16 (41.03%) jQuery
6 14 (35.90%) .NET Framework
7 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (20.51%) HTML5
7 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 7 (17.95%) WPF
9 6 (15.38%) WCF
10 5 (12.82%) CSS3
11 4 (10.26%) XML
12 3 (7.69%) XSLT
12 3 (7.69%) WinForms
12 3 (7.69%) Ajax
12 3 (7.69%) ADO.NET
12 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 3 (7.69%) JSON
12 3 (7.69%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) User Experience
2 1 (2.56%) Smartcard
2 1 (2.56%) Replication
2 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) VMS
2 1 (2.56%) Android
2 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) MVC
2 5 (12.82%) UML
3 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
3 3 (7.69%) MVVM
4 2 (5.13%) Web Design
4 2 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (5.13%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.56%) Data Modelling
5 1 (2.56%) TDD
5 1 (2.56%) Scrum
5 1 (2.56%) Business Analysis
5 1 (2.56%) Test Automation
5 1 (2.56%) Android Development
5 1 (2.56%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (46.15%) SQL
2 15 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.26%) C++
4 3 (7.69%) XAML
5 2 (5.13%) C
5 2 (5.13%) Java
5 2 (5.13%) PHP
5 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.13%) VB
5 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.56%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (2.56%) MCSE
3 1 (2.56%) MCSA
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Oracle
2 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.26%) Telerik
4 2 (5.13%) Siemens
5 1 (2.56%) EPiServer
5 1 (2.56%) Sitecore
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