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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 5 3 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs citing C# 56 99 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 19.31% 31.94% 11.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.42% 57.89% 27.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 29 10
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£315 £275 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.54% -15.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £205 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £310 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £319
% change year-on-year
- +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 8
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £29.50 £30.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £35.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
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
132 171 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 45.52% 55.16% 41.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 70 41
Average daily rate £315 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £410 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 15 22
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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 1 September 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 1 September 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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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 -3 28 £320 +28.00% 14
Loughborough -1 3 - -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 £395 - 2
Lutterworth - - - - 1
Market Harborough - - - - 1
C#
East Midlands

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 92 (82.88%) .NET
2 51 (45.95%) SQL Server
2 51 (45.95%) HTML
3 50 (45.05%) JavaScript
4 42 (37.84%) CSS
5 40 (36.04%) ASP.NET
6 34 (30.63%) jQuery
7 33 (29.73%) SQL
8 32 (28.83%) MVC
9 23 (20.72%) WinForms
10 22 (19.82%) HTML5
11 21 (18.92%) XML
12 20 (18.02%) .NET Framework
13 19 (17.12%) XSLT
13 19 (17.12%) Web Services
13 19 (17.12%) WPF
14 18 (16.22%) Microsoft
15 16 (14.41%) WCF
16 15 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
16 15 (13.51%) Scrum
16 15 (13.51%) Oracle
17 14 (12.61%) Visual Studio
17 14 (12.61%) VB.NET
18 13 (11.71%) CSS3
19 12 (10.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 12 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
19 12 (10.81%) N-Tier
20 11 (9.91%) LDAP
20 11 (9.91%) XAML
21 10 (9.01%) Windows

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 9 (8.11%) IIS
2 4 (3.60%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.90%) Drupal
4 1 (0.90%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.90%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.91%) LDAP
2 2 (1.80%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.80%) Intranet
2 2 (1.80%) Internet
2 2 (1.80%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (45.95%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (6.31%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.90%) QlikView
7 1 (0.90%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.90%) VLDB
7 1 (0.90%) OLAP
7 1 (0.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (12.61%) Visual Studio
2 7 (6.31%) NUnit
3 5 (4.50%) Moq
4 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Blend
5 1 (0.90%) NSubstitute
5 1 (0.90%) JIRA
5 1 (0.90%) Toad
General
1 8 (7.21%) Finance
2 4 (3.60%) Retail
3 2 (1.80%) Back Office
3 2 (1.80%) Banking
4 1 (0.90%) Advertising
4 1 (0.90%) Publishing
4 1 (0.90%) Billing
Job Titles
1 101 (90.99%) Developer
2 61 (54.95%) C# Developer
3 44 (39.64%) .NET Developer
4 31 (27.93%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (15.32%) ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (14.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (11.71%) Web Developer
8 11 (9.91%) Software Developer
9 8 (7.21%) VB.NET Developer
9 8 (7.21%) WPF Developer
10 6 (5.41%) C# Software Developer
11 5 (4.50%) Senior Developer
12 4 (3.60%) Java Developer
12 4 (3.60%) SQL Developer
13 3 (2.70%) Architect
13 3 (2.70%) Software Engineer
13 3 (2.70%) Analyst
13 3 (2.70%) Senior Software Developer
13 3 (2.70%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
14 2 (1.80%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (82.88%) .NET
2 51 (45.95%) HTML
3 42 (37.84%) CSS
4 40 (36.04%) ASP.NET
5 34 (30.63%) jQuery
6 23 (20.72%) WinForms
7 22 (19.82%) HTML5
8 21 (18.92%) XML
9 20 (18.02%) .NET Framework
10 19 (17.12%) Web Services
10 19 (17.12%) WPF
10 19 (17.12%) XSLT
11 16 (14.41%) WCF
12 15 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (11.71%) CSS3
14 12 (10.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 9 (8.11%) Ajax
16 8 (7.21%) Managed Extensibility Framework
16 8 (7.21%) Castle Windsor
17 5 (4.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.81%) N-Tier
2 4 (3.60%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (2.70%) Smartcard
4 1 (0.90%) Replication
4 1 (0.90%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.90%) Open Source
4 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.01%) Windows
2 4 (3.60%) Windows XP
2 4 (3.60%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (3.60%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (3.60%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (28.83%) MVC
2 15 (13.51%) Scrum
3 8 (7.21%) UML
3 8 (7.21%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (7.21%) Kanban
4 6 (5.41%) E-Commerce
5 4 (3.60%) MVVM
5 4 (3.60%) Unit Testing
6 3 (2.70%) TDD
6 3 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (2.70%) OO
6 3 (2.70%) Workflow
7 2 (1.80%) Web Design
7 2 (1.80%) Logistics
7 2 (1.80%) Software Engineering
7 2 (1.80%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (1.80%) CRM
7 2 (1.80%) OOP
7 2 (1.80%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 50 (45.05%) JavaScript
2 33 (29.73%) SQL
3 14 (12.61%) VB.NET
4 11 (9.91%) XAML
5 9 (8.11%) C++
6 8 (7.21%) T-SQL
7 6 (5.41%) Java
8 4 (3.60%) VB
9 2 (1.80%) PHP
9 2 (1.80%) VB6
10 1 (0.90%) PHP5
10 1 (0.90%) C
10 1 (0.90%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (2.70%) Degree
2 2 (1.80%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.90%) MCSE
3 1 (0.90%) MCSA
Vendors
1 18 (16.22%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.51%) Oracle
3 4 (3.60%) Telerik
4 2 (1.80%) Siemens
5 1 (0.90%) Perforce
5 1 (0.90%) Motorola
5 1 (0.90%) Capita
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