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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 4 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing C# 30 35 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 19.23% 19.23% 14.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.47% 48.61% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 15 9
Average daily rate
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£300 £265 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -8.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £240 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £300 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.62 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.48% -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
76 72 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 48.72% 39.56% 41.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 36 20
Average daily rate £300 £275 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £358 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 18 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 38 (73.08%) .NET
2 28 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 27 (51.92%) SQL Server
4 26 (50.00%) HTML
5 25 (48.08%) JavaScript
6 23 (44.23%) CSS
7 16 (30.77%) .NET Framework
8 15 (28.85%) jQuery
8 15 (28.85%) MVC
8 15 (28.85%) SQL
9 11 (21.15%) Windows
9 11 (21.15%) WCF
10 10 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (19.23%) VB.NET
10 10 (19.23%) Web Services
11 9 (17.31%) XML
11 9 (17.31%) Finance
11 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 8 (15.38%) Visual Studio
13 7 (13.46%) WinForms
13 7 (13.46%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (13.46%) Entity Framework
13 7 (13.46%) HTML5
13 7 (13.46%) WPF
13 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (11.54%) CSS3
14 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
14 6 (11.54%) BizTalk Server

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6 (11.54%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (1.92%) Apache
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Intranet
1 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (51.92%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (13.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 6 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.77%) NUnit
4 2 (3.85%) Subversion
4 2 (3.85%) Selenium
4 2 (3.85%) MSTest
5 1 (1.92%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.92%) SpecFlow
General
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Retail
3 2 (3.85%) Back Office
3 2 (3.85%) Games
3 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (86.54%) Developer
2 24 (46.15%) C# Developer
3 22 (42.31%) .NET Developer
4 16 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (17.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (11.54%) BizTalk Developer
8 5 (9.62%) VB.NET Developer
9 4 (7.69%) Software Engineer
10 3 (5.77%) Applications Support
10 3 (5.77%) Web Developer
10 3 (5.77%) Applications Developer
11 2 (3.85%) .NET Web Developer
11 2 (3.85%) Junior C# Developer
11 2 (3.85%) Graduate Developer
11 2 (3.85%) C# Web Developer
11 2 (3.85%) C# Software Engineer
11 2 (3.85%) Graduate C# Developer
11 2 (3.85%) WPF Developer
11 2 (3.85%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (73.08%) .NET
2 28 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 26 (50.00%) HTML
4 23 (44.23%) CSS
5 16 (30.77%) .NET Framework
6 15 (28.85%) jQuery
7 11 (21.15%) WCF
8 10 (19.23%) Web Services
9 9 (17.31%) XML
9 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (13.46%) WinForms
10 7 (13.46%) Entity Framework
10 7 (13.46%) HTML5
10 7 (13.46%) WPF
11 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (11.54%) CSS3
12 5 (9.62%) Ajax
13 4 (7.69%) JSON
13 4 (7.69%) LINQ
13 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Client/Server
1 3 (5.77%) SCADA
2 1 (1.92%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.92%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.15%) Windows
2 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.92%) UNIX
3 1 (1.92%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.85%) MVC
2 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 4 (7.69%) Waterfall
3 4 (7.69%) Migration
3 4 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 3 (5.77%) CRM
4 3 (5.77%) Software Testing
4 3 (5.77%) Web Development
5 2 (3.85%) Multithreading
5 2 (3.85%) CAD
5 2 (3.85%) ETL
6 1 (1.92%) OO
6 1 (1.92%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.92%) BDD
6 1 (1.92%) 3D Modelling
6 1 (1.92%) Change Control
6 1 (1.92%) Data Migration
6 1 (1.92%) Integration Testing
6 1 (1.92%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (48.08%) JavaScript
2 15 (28.85%) SQL
3 10 (19.23%) VB.NET
4 4 (7.69%) VB
5 2 (3.85%) VBA
6 1 (1.92%) C++
6 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) ISEB
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle
3 1 (1.92%) Telerik
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