The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 5 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 5 12 3
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing C# 39 38 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 13.09% 13.06% 19.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.05% 28.15% 41.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 15 16
Average daily rate
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£300 £260 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £229 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £375 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 13
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
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
118 135 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 39.60% 46.39% 46.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 69 41
Average daily rate £300 £300 £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £375 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 21 30
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £16.55 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +4 25 £300 +15.38% 25
Loughborough - - - - 4
Lutterworth - - - - 2
Market Harborough - - - - 1
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - - - - 2
Hinckley - - - - 2
C#
East Midlands

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 37 (71.15%) .NET
2 30 (57.69%) JavaScript
3 28 (53.85%) ASP.NET
4 25 (48.08%) CSS
4 25 (48.08%) HTML
5 23 (44.23%) SQL Server
6 21 (40.38%) jQuery
7 15 (28.85%) HTML5
8 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 12 (23.08%) Windows
10 11 (21.15%) MVC
10 11 (21.15%) CSS3
11 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
11 10 (19.23%) XML
12 8 (15.38%) SQL
12 8 (15.38%) Web Services
12 8 (15.38%) Ajax
12 8 (15.38%) .NET Framework
13 7 (13.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (11.54%) Waterfall
14 6 (11.54%) JSON
14 6 (11.54%) WPF
15 5 (9.62%) LINQ
15 5 (9.62%) WCF
15 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 5 (9.62%) Finance
15 5 (9.62%) IIS

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (9.62%) IIS
1 5 (9.62%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.77%) CMS
2 3 (5.77%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.85%) Kentico
3 2 (3.85%) Apache
4 1 (1.92%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) Internet
1 2 (3.85%) FTP
2 1 (1.92%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (44.23%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (3.85%) MS Access
3 2 (3.85%) DTS
4 1 (1.92%) Informix
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.77%) Subversion
3 3 (5.77%) MSTest
4 2 (3.85%) WebDriver
4 2 (3.85%) NUnit
4 2 (3.85%) Selenium
5 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (9.62%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Games
3 2 (3.85%) Retail
3 2 (3.85%) Back Office
3 2 (3.85%) Advertising
4 1 (1.92%) Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (94.23%) Developer
2 28 (53.85%) C# Developer
3 25 (48.08%) .NET Developer
4 19 (36.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (28.85%) ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (26.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (11.54%) WPF Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.77%) BizTalk Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Quality Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) QA Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.85%) SQL Developer
9 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Developer
10 1 (1.92%) Senior C# Developer
10 1 (1.92%) Senior Software Developer
10 1 (1.92%) Database Developer
10 1 (1.92%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (71.15%) .NET
2 28 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 25 (48.08%) CSS
3 25 (48.08%) HTML
4 21 (40.38%) jQuery
5 15 (28.85%) HTML5
6 13 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 11 (21.15%) CSS3
8 10 (19.23%) XML
9 8 (15.38%) Web Services
9 8 (15.38%) Ajax
9 8 (15.38%) .NET Framework
10 7 (13.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (11.54%) JSON
11 6 (11.54%) WPF
12 5 (9.62%) LINQ
12 5 (9.62%) WCF
13 3 (5.77%) XSLT
13 3 (5.77%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.92%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.92%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (3.85%) Android
2 2 (3.85%) UNIX
2 2 (3.85%) VMS
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (21.15%) MVC
3 6 (11.54%) Waterfall
4 3 (5.77%) E-Commerce
4 3 (5.77%) OOP
4 3 (5.77%) TDD
5 2 (3.85%) Android Development
5 2 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (3.85%) BDD
5 2 (3.85%) 3D Modelling
5 2 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (3.85%) Unit Testing
5 2 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (3.85%) CAD
5 2 (3.85%) Scrum
5 2 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.85%) OO
5 2 (3.85%) ETL
5 2 (3.85%) CRM
6 1 (1.92%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 30 (57.69%) JavaScript
2 8 (15.38%) SQL
3 4 (7.69%) VB
3 4 (7.69%) C++
4 3 (5.77%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.85%) C
5 2 (3.85%) Java
6 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.92%) Perl
6 1 (1.92%) Python
6 1 (1.92%) XAML
6 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) WAI
1 2 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (3.85%) Telerik
4 1 (1.92%) Perforce
4 1 (1.92%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.92%) EPiServer
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