The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 20 14 14
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing C# 12 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 5.38% 5.88% 9.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.43% 17.07% 28.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 4
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£405 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% +7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- -4.10%
C#
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Programming Languages Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56 41 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 25.11% 34.45% 31.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 20 19
Average daily rate £325 £315 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +26.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £223 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £401 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £175.00 £23.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +638.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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#
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 27 February 2015, 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 22 (91.67%) .NET
1 22 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 17 (70.83%) ASP.NET
3 13 (54.17%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (45.83%) Web Application Development
6 10 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (41.67%) IIS
6 10 (41.67%) XML
7 9 (37.50%) HTTP
7 9 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (37.50%) WCF
8 8 (33.33%) Release Management
8 8 (33.33%) REST
8 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (33.33%) XPath
8 8 (33.33%) XQuery
8 8 (33.33%) Windows
8 8 (33.33%) MSMQ
8 8 (33.33%) MQSeries
8 8 (33.33%) Web Services
8 8 (33.33%) HTML
9 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
9 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (29.17%) Umbraco
10 6 (25.00%) HTML5
10 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 6 (25.00%) OOP
10 6 (25.00%) OO
10 6 (25.00%) SOA

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 13 (54.17%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (41.67%) IIS
3 8 (33.33%) MQSeries
4 7 (29.17%) Umbraco
5 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 2 (8.33%) CMS
7 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) HTTP
2 2 (8.33%) CTI
2 2 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) BizTalk Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Web Developer
4 4 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Applications Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Siebel Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Data Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Test Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Test Leader
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Test Leader
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (91.67%) .NET
2 17 (70.83%) ASP.NET
3 10 (41.67%) XML
4 9 (37.50%) WCF
5 8 (33.33%) MSMQ
5 8 (33.33%) HTML
5 8 (33.33%) Web Services
5 8 (33.33%) REST
6 6 (25.00%) HTML5
7 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
8 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (12.50%) CSS
9 2 (8.33%) SOAP
9 2 (8.33%) XHTML
9 2 (8.33%) jQuery
9 2 (8.33%) Razor View Engine
9 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (4.17%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) NHS
2 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
1 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Web Application Development
2 8 (33.33%) Release Management
3 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (25.00%) SOA
4 6 (25.00%) OOP
4 6 (25.00%) OO
5 3 (12.50%) MVC
5 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.33%) Content Management
7 1 (4.17%) Scrum
7 1 (4.17%) CRM
7 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.17%) Coaching
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) XQuery
1 8 (33.33%) XPath
2 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (8.33%) VBScript
4 2 (8.33%) VB
4 2 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) MCP
2 1 (4.17%) MCSD
2 1 (4.17%) MCDBA
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) CosmoCom
2 2 (8.33%) Actuate
2 2 (8.33%) Siebel
3 1 (4.17%) ATG
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