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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 24 21 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Contract jobs citing C# 12 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.92% 4.00% 8.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.12% 12.73% 32.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 8
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£328 £370 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.48% +11.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £306 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £434 £367
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 £40.38 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.68% +7.14%
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
99 55 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 32.35% 31.43% 26.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 29 26
Average daily rate £350 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 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 13 (72.22%) .NET
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (27.78%) Oracle
5 5 (27.78%) HTML
5 5 (27.78%) ETL
5 5 (27.78%) Middleware
5 5 (27.78%) MVC
5 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
5 5 (27.78%) SoapUI
6 4 (22.22%) Performance Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Windows
6 4 (22.22%) SOAP
6 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 3 (16.67%) C++
7 3 (16.67%) Java
7 3 (16.67%) JUnit
7 3 (16.67%) CSS
7 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
7 3 (16.67%) XML
7 3 (16.67%) Selenium
7 3 (16.67%) TDD
7 3 (16.67%) Scrum
7 3 (16.67%) SDLC
7 3 (16.67%) Test Strategy
7 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
7 3 (16.67%) eggPlant
7 3 (16.67%) Relational Database

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.11%) MySQL
3 2 (11.11%) DB2
3 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) SoapUI
2 3 (16.67%) eggPlant
2 3 (16.67%) JUnit
2 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (16.67%) Selenium
3 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 2 (11.11%) Subversion
3 2 (11.11%) JIRA
4 1 (5.56%) LoadRunner
4 1 (5.56%) MSI
General
1 1 (5.56%) Back Office
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Test Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) .NET Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Junior
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Packager
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Test Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Test Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) .NET
2 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 5 (27.78%) Middleware
3 5 (27.78%) HTML
4 4 (22.22%) SOAP
5 3 (16.67%) XML
5 3 (16.67%) CSS
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (11.11%) HTML5
6 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
6 2 (11.11%) ADO.NET
6 2 (11.11%) CSS3
7 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (5.56%) XSLT
7 1 (5.56%) Web Services
7 1 (5.56%) WCF
7 1 (5.56%) WPF
7 1 (5.56%) WinForms
7 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) UNIX
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (5.56%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (27.78%) ETL
1 5 (27.78%) MVC
1 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
2 4 (22.22%) Performance Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Scrum
3 3 (16.67%) TDD
3 3 (16.67%) Open Source
3 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 3 (16.67%) SDLC
4 2 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Web Application Development
4 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.56%) Web Development
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) C++
3 3 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Sybase
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) ATG
3 1 (5.56%) Xamarin
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Rate: From £350 to £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
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