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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 2 4 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +12
Contract jobs citing C# 70 69 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 30.04% 24.73% 5.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 55.56% 43.67% 20.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 37 10
Median daily rate £325 £293 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +6.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £265 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £360 £280
UK excluding London median daily rate £359 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £38.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.58%

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
126 158 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 54.08% 56.63% 28.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 91 44
Median daily rate £325 £293 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +6.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £188 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £415 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £38.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +3 20 £360 +23.07% 15
Hinckley - 3 £313 - 1
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 - -
Loughborough - 1 - -
C#
East Midlands

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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#.

1 113 (82.48%) .NET
2 61 (44.53%) ASP.NET
3 56 (40.88%) SQL
4 55 (40.15%) MVC
5 49 (35.77%) JavaScript
6 47 (34.31%) Agile Software Development
7 46 (33.58%) E-Commerce
8 43 (31.39%) HTML
8 43 (31.39%) CSS
9 42 (30.66%) SQL Server
10 33 (24.09%) Microsoft
11 32 (23.36%) XML
11 32 (23.36%) TDD
11 32 (23.36%) jQuery
12 31 (22.63%) ASP.NET MVC
12 31 (22.63%) XSLT
13 27 (19.71%) Software Engineering
14 25 (18.25%) .NET Framework
15 24 (17.52%) Web Services
16 23 (16.79%) Visual Studio
17 21 (15.33%) Scrum
18 17 (12.41%) Retail
19 15 (10.95%) VB.NET
20 14 (10.22%) T-SQL
21 13 (9.49%) C++
21 13 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
22 12 (8.76%) ASP.NET Web API
22 12 (8.76%) Finance
23 11 (8.03%) Mentoring
23 11 (8.03%) SQL Server 2012

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 5 (3.65%) CMS
2 4 (2.92%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.19%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.73%) Documentum
4 1 (0.73%) IIS
4 1 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (3.65%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.92%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.65%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.65%) IaaS
2 5 (3.65%) PaaS
3 1 (0.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.19%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.46%) Modbus
3 1 (0.73%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.73%) Network Security
3 1 (0.73%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (30.66%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (7.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (6.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (3.65%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.92%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.73%) Big Data
8 1 (0.73%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.73%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.73%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.73%) OLAP
8 1 (0.73%) Power BI
8 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (16.79%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.38%) NUnit
3 5 (3.65%) Subversion
4 4 (2.92%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.92%) Selenium
5 3 (2.19%) JIRA
6 2 (1.46%) Moq
6 2 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (12.41%) Retail
2 12 (8.76%) Finance
3 6 (4.38%) Advertising
4 1 (0.73%) Banking
4 1 (0.73%) Games
4 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.73%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 118 (86.13%) Developer
2 87 (63.50%) C# Developer
3 70 (51.09%) .NET Developer
4 62 (45.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 30 (21.90%) ASP.NET Developer
6 27 (19.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 27 (19.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 20 (14.60%) SQL Developer
8 18 (13.14%) XML Developer
8 18 (13.14%) XML XSLT Developer
9 15 (10.95%) Software Developer
10 14 (10.22%) Software Engineer
11 13 (9.49%) C# Software Developer
11 13 (9.49%) JavaScript Developer
11 13 (9.49%) Senior Developer
12 11 (8.03%) .NET Software Developer
12 11 (8.03%) SQL Server Developer
13 10 (7.30%) Senior .NET Developer
13 10 (7.30%) Senior C# Developer
14 9 (6.57%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (82.48%) .NET
2 61 (44.53%) ASP.NET
3 43 (31.39%) CSS
3 43 (31.39%) HTML
4 32 (23.36%) jQuery
4 32 (23.36%) XML
5 31 (22.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 31 (22.63%) XSLT
6 25 (18.25%) .NET Framework
7 24 (17.52%) Web Services
8 12 (8.76%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (6.57%) AngularJS
9 9 (6.57%) HTML5
10 8 (5.84%) Ajax
10 8 (5.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (5.84%) SOAP
10 8 (5.84%) WCF
10 8 (5.84%) WPF
11 7 (5.11%) XHTML
11 7 (5.11%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.30%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.11%) Mobile App
3 7 (5.11%) User Experience
4 5 (3.65%) Blockchain
5 4 (2.92%) iPad
5 4 (2.92%) iPhone
6 1 (0.73%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (0.73%) CCTV
6 1 (0.73%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.73%) DataPower
6 1 (0.73%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.73%) EPoS
6 1 (0.73%) Physics
6 1 (0.73%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.38%) Windows
2 5 (3.65%) Linux
3 4 (2.92%) Android
3 4 (2.92%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.19%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.73%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (40.15%) MVC
2 47 (34.31%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (33.58%) E-Commerce
4 32 (23.36%) TDD
5 27 (19.71%) Software Engineering
6 21 (15.33%) Scrum
7 11 (8.03%) Mentoring
8 10 (7.30%) Translating Business Requirements
9 9 (6.57%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (6.57%) Logistics
9 9 (6.57%) Web Development
10 8 (5.84%) UML
11 7 (5.11%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (5.11%) High Availability
11 7 (5.11%) Waterfall
12 6 (4.38%) Unit Testing
12 6 (4.38%) V-Model
13 5 (3.65%) Dependency Injection
13 5 (3.65%) Project Management
14 4 (2.92%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 56 (40.88%) SQL
2 49 (35.77%) JavaScript
3 15 (10.95%) VB.NET
4 14 (10.22%) T-SQL
5 13 (9.49%) C++
6 4 (2.92%) Apple Swift
6 4 (2.92%) Java
6 4 (2.92%) Objective-C
7 3 (2.19%) Delphi
7 3 (2.19%) Python
8 1 (0.73%) PHP
8 1 (0.73%) VB
8 1 (0.73%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (8.03%) Degree
2 8 (5.84%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.73%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.73%) MCSD
4 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.92%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.19%) TickIT
3 1 (0.73%) QA
3 1 (0.73%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (2.92%) Docker
Vendors
1 33 (24.09%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.30%) Oracle
3 4 (2.92%) Xamarin
4 3 (2.19%) Perforce
4 3 (2.19%) Siemens
5 1 (0.73%) Ektron
5 1 (0.73%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.73%) Sitecore
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