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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 19 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Contract jobs citing C# 12 60 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.84% 20.00% 31.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.18% 32.97% 67.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 24 26
Average daily rate
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£300 £250 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -8.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £211 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £330 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 27
Average hourly rate - £35.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.86% -1.42%
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
66 182 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 26.61% 60.67% 46.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 97 44
Average daily rate £275 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £213 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £363 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 19 34
Average hourly rate - £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%

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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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 -10 8 £275 +13.40% 14
Loughborough - - - -
Lutterworth - - - - 1
Market Harborough - - - - 1
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - - - - 2
Coalville - - - -
Hinckley - - - - 2
C#
East Midlands

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 56 (86.15%) .NET
2 34 (52.31%) HTML
3 31 (47.69%) JavaScript
4 28 (43.08%) ASP.NET
4 28 (43.08%) CSS
5 26 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 26 (40.00%) SQL
6 22 (33.85%) jQuery
7 17 (26.15%) .NET Framework
7 17 (26.15%) MVC
8 16 (24.62%) Visual Studio
9 15 (23.08%) Oracle
10 13 (20.00%) WPF
10 13 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (18.46%) XML
11 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
11 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 11 (16.92%) XSLT
13 10 (15.38%) WinForms
13 10 (15.38%) HTML5
14 9 (13.85%) Web Services
14 9 (13.85%) C++
15 7 (10.77%) Relational Database
15 7 (10.77%) UML
15 7 (10.77%) IIS
16 6 (9.23%) XAML
16 6 (9.23%) Ajax
16 6 (9.23%) WCF
16 6 (9.23%) Windows

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 7 (10.77%) IIS
2 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.62%) CMS
4 2 (3.08%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.08%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.08%) Kentico
4 2 (3.08%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.54%) Drupal
5 1 (1.54%) WordPress
5 1 (1.54%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.54%) Apache
5 1 (1.54%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) LDAP
2 2 (3.08%) Intranet
2 2 (3.08%) Internet
2 2 (3.08%) FTP
2 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.08%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.77%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.23%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (9.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.08%) MS Access
5 2 (3.08%) DTS
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.54%) MySQL
6 1 (1.54%) OLAP
6 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.54%) VLDB
6 1 (1.54%) QlikView
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (24.62%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Blend
2 3 (4.62%) NUnit
3 1 (1.54%) Moq
3 1 (1.54%) Toad
3 1 (1.54%) JIRA
General
1 4 (6.15%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Banking
3 2 (3.08%) Advertising
4 1 (1.54%) Back Office
4 1 (1.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 58 (89.23%) Developer
2 32 (49.23%) C# Developer
3 24 (36.92%) .NET Developer
4 16 (24.62%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (13.85%) Software Developer
7 8 (12.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (10.77%) Web Developer
9 6 (9.23%) C# Software Developer
10 5 (7.69%) WPF Developer
10 5 (7.69%) Senior Developer
11 4 (6.15%) Java Developer
12 3 (4.62%) Analyst
12 3 (4.62%) Senior Software Developer
13 2 (3.08%) Technical Architect
13 2 (3.08%) DBA
13 2 (3.08%) PHP Developer
13 2 (3.08%) Senior Java Developer
13 2 (3.08%) SQL DBA
13 2 (3.08%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (86.15%) .NET
2 34 (52.31%) HTML
3 28 (43.08%) ASP.NET
3 28 (43.08%) CSS
4 22 (33.85%) jQuery
5 17 (26.15%) .NET Framework
6 13 (20.00%) WPF
7 12 (18.46%) XML
7 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 11 (16.92%) XSLT
9 10 (15.38%) WinForms
9 10 (15.38%) HTML5
10 9 (13.85%) Web Services
11 6 (9.23%) Ajax
11 6 (9.23%) WCF
11 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 6 (9.23%) CSS3
12 4 (6.15%) Struts
12 4 (6.15%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) N-Tier
2 3 (4.62%) User Experience
3 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.54%) Open Source
4 1 (1.54%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.23%) Windows
2 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.54%) Android
2 1 (1.54%) UNIX
2 1 (1.54%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.15%) MVC
2 13 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (10.77%) UML
4 5 (7.69%) Unit Testing
4 5 (7.69%) TDD
5 4 (6.15%) Scrum
5 4 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (6.15%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (4.62%) MVVM
6 3 (4.62%) Kanban
6 3 (4.62%) OOP
7 2 (3.08%) Web Design
7 2 (3.08%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (3.08%) OO
7 2 (3.08%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.08%) Waterfall
7 2 (3.08%) BDD
8 1 (1.54%) Android Development
8 1 (1.54%) iOS Development
8 1 (1.54%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 31 (47.69%) JavaScript
2 26 (40.00%) SQL
3 9 (13.85%) C++
4 6 (9.23%) XAML
4 6 (9.23%) Java
5 4 (6.15%) VB
5 4 (6.15%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.08%) C
6 2 (3.08%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.08%) PHP
7 1 (1.54%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (4.62%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (1.54%) MCSE
3 1 (1.54%) MCSA
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) WAI
Vendors
1 15 (23.08%) Oracle
2 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.69%) Telerik
4 2 (3.08%) Siemens
5 1 (1.54%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.54%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.54%) Motorola
5 1 (1.54%) Perforce
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