The first table below looks at the demand for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Liverpool region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 18 12 3
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Contract jobs citing C# 8 14 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.47% 8.64% 16.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.29% 34.15% 36.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 10
Average daily rate
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£370 £331 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.69% -1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £367 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £75.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56 41 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 31.28% 25.31% 46.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 24 39
Average daily rate £425 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £75.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
C#
Merseyside

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 26 (96.30%) .NET
2 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
3 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
3 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
3 11 (40.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (37.04%) WPF
4 10 (37.04%) HTML
5 9 (33.33%) Sybase
6 7 (25.93%) SQL
6 7 (25.93%) VB.NET
6 7 (25.93%) Web Services
7 6 (22.22%) WinForms
7 6 (22.22%) TDD
7 6 (22.22%) CSS
8 4 (14.81%) WCF
8 4 (14.81%) .NET Framework
8 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
8 4 (14.81%) OO
8 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (11.11%) Scrum
9 3 (11.11%) Telerik
9 3 (11.11%) CRM
9 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
9 3 (11.11%) HTML5
9 3 (11.11%) MVVM
9 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (7.41%) iOS Development
10 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
10 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (7.41%) Inversion of Control

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.70%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Games
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Developer
2 13 (48.15%) .NET Developer
3 7 (25.93%) C# Developer
4 5 (18.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Web Developer
6 2 (7.41%) VB6 Developer
6 2 (7.41%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) VB Developer
6 2 (7.41%) WPF Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.41%) iPhone Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Agile .NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Agile C# Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Systems Developer
7 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Team Leader
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (96.30%) .NET
2 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
3 10 (37.04%) WPF
3 10 (37.04%) HTML
4 7 (25.93%) Web Services
5 6 (22.22%) CSS
5 6 (22.22%) WinForms
6 4 (14.81%) .NET Framework
6 4 (14.81%) WCF
7 3 (11.11%) HTML5
7 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (7.41%) XML
8 2 (7.41%) XSLT
9 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
9 1 (3.70%) XSD
9 1 (3.70%) SOAP
9 1 (3.70%) Ajax
9 1 (3.70%) NHibernate
9 1 (3.70%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) NHS
1 2 (7.41%) iPhone
1 2 (7.41%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) TDD
2 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
2 4 (14.81%) OO
2 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.11%) CRM
3 3 (11.11%) Scrum
3 3 (11.11%) MVVM
4 2 (7.41%) Time Management
4 2 (7.41%) MVC
4 2 (7.41%) OOD
4 2 (7.41%) iOS Development
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) ETL
5 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.70%) Workflow
5 1 (3.70%) OOP
5 1 (3.70%) Market Research
5 1 (3.70%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (3.70%) Data Management
5 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
2 7 (25.93%) SQL
2 7 (25.93%) VB.NET
3 2 (7.41%) XAML
3 2 (7.41%) VB6
3 2 (7.41%) VB
4 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.70%) C
4 1 (3.70%) C++
4 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Sybase
2 3 (11.11%) Telerik
3 2 (7.41%) Xamarin
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) Open Text
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool
Real Staffing
Rate: £330 - £380 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 20 days ago
Liverpool
Real Staffing
Rate: £280 - £300 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 20 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 24 days ago