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 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 6 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing C# 31 37 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 16.32% 19.17% 12.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.44% 42.05% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 11 8
Average daily rate
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£300 £275 £289
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £300 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -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
90 88 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 47.37% 45.60% 41.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 37 24
Average daily rate £300 £290 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £368 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 25 5
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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 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 5 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 35 (72.92%) .NET
2 27 (56.25%) ASP.NET
3 25 (52.08%) SQL Server
4 23 (47.92%) JavaScript
5 22 (45.83%) HTML
6 21 (43.75%) CSS
7 16 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 13 (27.08%) jQuery
8 13 (27.08%) MVC
9 10 (20.83%) VB.NET
9 10 (20.83%) SQL
9 10 (20.83%) Windows
9 10 (20.83%) WCF
10 9 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 8 (16.67%) WPF
11 8 (16.67%) Visual Studio
11 8 (16.67%) Web Services
12 7 (14.58%) XML
12 7 (14.58%) Finance
12 7 (14.58%) WinForms
12 7 (14.58%) Entity Framework
12 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (12.50%) HTML5
13 6 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
14 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
14 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET MVC

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.17%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) Apache
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Intranet
1 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (52.08%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 6 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.25%) NUnit
4 2 (4.17%) MSTest
4 2 (4.17%) Selenium
4 2 (4.17%) Subversion
5 1 (2.08%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.08%) SpecFlow
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Retail
3 2 (4.17%) Back Office
3 2 (4.17%) Games
3 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (87.50%) Developer
2 22 (45.83%) C# Developer
3 19 (39.58%) .NET Developer
4 14 (29.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (14.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (12.50%) BizTalk Developer
6 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (10.42%) VB.NET Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Software Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) Applications Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Applications Support
9 3 (6.25%) WPF Developer
10 2 (4.17%) C# Software Engineer
10 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Developer
10 2 (4.17%) SQL Developer
11 1 (2.08%) Web Developer
11 1 (2.08%) Software Developer
11 1 (2.08%) Tester
11 1 (2.08%) Development Manager
11 1 (2.08%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (72.92%) .NET
2 27 (56.25%) ASP.NET
3 22 (45.83%) HTML
4 21 (43.75%) CSS
5 16 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 13 (27.08%) jQuery
7 10 (20.83%) WCF
8 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 8 (16.67%) WPF
9 8 (16.67%) Web Services
10 7 (14.58%) XML
10 7 (14.58%) WinForms
10 7 (14.58%) Entity Framework
11 6 (12.50%) HTML5
12 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 2
13 4 (8.33%) CSS3
13 4 (8.33%) Ajax
13 4 (8.33%) LINQ
14 3 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Client/Server
1 3 (6.25%) SCADA
2 1 (2.08%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.08%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.17%) VMS
4 1 (2.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) MVC
2 4 (8.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (6.25%) CRM
3 3 (6.25%) Migration
3 3 (6.25%) Waterfall
4 2 (4.17%) Multithreading
4 2 (4.17%) CAD
4 2 (4.17%) E-Commerce
4 2 (4.17%) ETL
5 1 (2.08%) OO
5 1 (2.08%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.08%) Automated Testing
5 1 (2.08%) Integration Testing
5 1 (2.08%) Software Testing
5 1 (2.08%) Web Development
5 1 (2.08%) Test Automation
5 1 (2.08%) 3D Modelling
5 1 (2.08%) Change Control
5 1 (2.08%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (47.92%) JavaScript
2 10 (20.83%) VB.NET
2 10 (20.83%) SQL
3 4 (8.33%) VB
4 2 (4.17%) VBA
4 2 (4.17%) C++
5 1 (2.08%) C
5 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) ISEB
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle
3 2 (4.17%) Telerik
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