The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 7 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing C# 50 59 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 17.61% 17.35% 16.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.32% 39.86% 36.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 46 19
Median daily rate £275 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £285 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £400 £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 15
Median hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.80 £35.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.40 £35.00 £35.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.62 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.31% +7.48%
C#
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
124 148 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 43.66% 43.53% 45.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 96 82
Median daily rate £300 £300 £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 31
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

C#
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester 0 26 £319 -5.20% 8
Kegworth - 5 £130 -
Hinckley - 1 £263 -
Loughborough - 1 £225 - 1
C#
East Midlands

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for C#.

1 100 (90.09%) .NET
2 55 (49.55%) SQL Server
3 51 (45.95%) SQL
4 48 (43.24%) HTML
5 47 (42.34%) JavaScript
6 43 (38.74%) ASP.NET
7 39 (35.14%) CSS
7 39 (35.14%) Windows
8 38 (34.23%) MVC
9 35 (31.53%) Visual Studio
10 34 (30.63%) HTML5
11 31 (27.93%) Microsoft
12 25 (22.52%) .NET Framework
13 24 (21.62%) E-Commerce
14 23 (20.72%) High Availability
15 22 (19.82%) AngularJS
16 21 (18.92%) Oracle
17 19 (17.12%) TCP/IP
17 19 (17.12%) Siemens
17 19 (17.12%) WCF
18 18 (16.22%) jQuery
18 18 (16.22%) Entity Framework
18 18 (16.22%) Modbus
18 18 (16.22%) Git (software)
18 18 (16.22%) RESTful
18 18 (16.22%) Relational Database
18 18 (16.22%) Windows Server
19 17 (15.32%) Retail
20 16 (14.41%) LINQ
20 16 (14.41%) Windows 10

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 14 (12.61%) Node.js
2 5 (4.50%) DNN
3 2 (1.80%) CMS
3 2 (1.80%) IIS
3 2 (1.80%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.90%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (3.60%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.80%) IaaS
2 2 (1.80%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.12%) TCP/IP
2 18 (16.22%) Modbus
3 3 (2.70%) Network Security
4 1 (0.90%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (49.55%) SQL Server
2 18 (16.22%) Relational Database
3 11 (9.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.60%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.80%) GIS
6 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.90%) Datazen
7 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.90%) Power BI
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (31.53%) Visual Studio
2 18 (16.22%) Git (software)
3 15 (13.51%) git-flow
4 14 (12.61%) jspm
5 12 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (5.41%) Selenium
7 5 (4.50%) CruiseControl
7 5 (4.50%) SoapUI
8 3 (2.70%) NUnit
8 3 (2.70%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.80%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.80%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.80%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.90%) Bower
10 1 (0.90%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.90%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.90%) MSTest
10 1 (0.90%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.90%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.90%) Subversion
General
1 17 (15.32%) Retail
2 7 (6.31%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.80%) Banking
3 2 (1.80%) Finance
3 2 (1.80%) French Language
3 2 (1.80%) German Language
3 2 (1.80%) Italian Language
3 2 (1.80%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.90%) Electronics
4 1 (0.90%) Games
4 1 (0.90%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 97 (87.39%) Developer
2 56 (50.45%) .NET Developer
3 54 (48.65%) C# Developer
4 41 (36.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (16.22%) ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (13.51%) Applications Developer
6 15 (13.51%) SQL Developer
7 14 (12.61%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 12 (10.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (9.91%) C# WCF Developer
9 11 (9.91%) WCF Developer
10 7 (6.31%) Senior .NET Developer
10 7 (6.31%) Senior Developer
11 6 (5.41%) C# Software Developer
11 6 (5.41%) JavaScript Developer
12 5 (4.50%) .NET Software Developer
13 4 (3.60%) Analyst
13 4 (3.60%) Software Developer
13 4 (3.60%) Test Analyst
14 3 (2.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (90.09%) .NET
2 48 (43.24%) HTML
3 43 (38.74%) ASP.NET
4 39 (35.14%) CSS
5 34 (30.63%) HTML5
6 25 (22.52%) .NET Framework
7 22 (19.82%) AngularJS
8 19 (17.12%) WCF
9 18 (16.22%) Entity Framework
9 18 (16.22%) jQuery
9 18 (16.22%) RESTful
10 16 (14.41%) LINQ
11 15 (13.51%) Aurelia
11 15 (13.51%) CSS3
11 15 (13.51%) Sass
12 10 (9.01%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (9.01%) XHTML
13 9 (8.11%) Web Services
14 7 (6.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 6 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.91%) Algorithms
2 4 (3.60%) Life Science
3 3 (2.70%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.80%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.80%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.90%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (0.90%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.90%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.90%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.90%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 39 (35.14%) Windows
2 18 (16.22%) Windows Server
3 16 (14.41%) Windows 10
4 12 (10.81%) Windows Phone
5 2 (1.80%) Android
5 2 (1.80%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (34.23%) MVC
2 24 (21.62%) E-Commerce
3 23 (20.72%) High Availability
4 15 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (13.51%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (8.11%) Scrum
6 8 (7.21%) TDD
7 6 (5.41%) Front End Development
7 6 (5.41%) Logistics
8 5 (4.50%) Web Design
8 5 (4.50%) Web Development
9 4 (3.60%) BDD
9 4 (3.60%) Multithreading
9 4 (3.60%) Software Engineering
9 4 (3.60%) User Stories
10 3 (2.70%) MVVM
10 3 (2.70%) OO
10 3 (2.70%) Regression Testing
10 3 (2.70%) SDLC
10 3 (2.70%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 51 (45.95%) SQL
2 47 (42.34%) JavaScript
3 14 (12.61%) TypeScript
4 13 (11.71%) VB.NET
5 12 (10.81%) ECMAScript
6 6 (5.41%) T-SQL
7 5 (4.50%) Java
8 4 (3.60%) VB
9 3 (2.70%) PHP
9 3 (2.70%) Python
10 2 (1.80%) Perl
10 2 (1.80%) Ruby
11 1 (0.90%) C
11 1 (0.90%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (2.70%) Degree
2 1 (0.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.41%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 31 (27.93%) Microsoft
2 21 (18.92%) Oracle
3 19 (17.12%) Siemens
4 2 (1.80%) OpenText
4 2 (1.80%) Xamarin