The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 14 24 11
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Contract jobs citing C# 20 20 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 7.35% 5.22% 9.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.53% 15.75% 28.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 13
Median daily rate £330 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £283 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.38 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.94% +7.68%
C#
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
85 127 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 31.25% 33.16% 32.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 54 47
Median daily rate £325 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £170 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £438 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £15.75 £21.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.74% -28.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

C#
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Liverpool +7 13 £325 - 12
Southport - 3 £350 - 2
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for C#.

1 32 (84.21%) .NET
2 20 (52.63%) MVC
3 14 (36.84%) SQL
4 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
5 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
5 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (28.95%) jQuery
6 10 (26.32%) .NET Framework
6 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET
7 8 (21.05%) Sitecore
8 7 (18.42%) PowerShell
8 7 (18.42%) MySQL
8 7 (18.42%) Web Services
8 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
8 7 (18.42%) Scrum
9 6 (15.79%) SAML
9 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
9 6 (15.79%) XML
9 6 (15.79%) SOAP
9 6 (15.79%) Windows
9 6 (15.79%) JSON
9 6 (15.79%) REST
9 6 (15.79%) Windows Server
9 6 (15.79%) Relational Database
10 5 (13.16%) MongoDB
10 5 (13.16%) NoSQL
10 5 (13.16%) OWASP
10 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (13.16%) Autofac
10 5 (13.16%) JIRA

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (13.16%) CMS
1 5 (13.16%) IIS
2 3 (7.89%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (7.89%) Umbraco
3 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) MySQL
3 6 (15.79%) Relational Database
4 5 (13.16%) MongoDB
4 5 (13.16%) NoSQL
5 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.63%) GIS
7 1 (2.63%) MS Access
7 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) JIRA
1 5 (13.16%) Subversion
2 3 (7.89%) Grunt
2 3 (7.89%) NuGet
3 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.63%) MSBuild
4 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (86.84%) Developer
2 16 (42.11%) .NET Developer
3 14 (36.84%) C# Developer
4 9 (23.68%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 6 (15.79%) SQL Developer
6 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Developer
7 4 (10.53%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Senior SQL Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Senior SQL Server Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Software Developer
8 3 (7.89%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (7.89%) EPiServer Developer
8 3 (7.89%) PHP Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Sitecore Developer
9 2 (5.26%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (84.21%) .NET
2 11 (28.95%) jQuery
3 10 (26.32%) .NET Framework
3 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET
4 7 (18.42%) Web Services
5 6 (15.79%) JSON
5 6 (15.79%) REST
5 6 (15.79%) SAML
5 6 (15.79%) SOAP
5 6 (15.79%) XML
6 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (13.16%) Autofac
6 5 (13.16%) Hibernate
6 5 (13.16%) Spring
6 5 (13.16%) XSD
7 4 (10.53%) HTML
7 4 (10.53%) WCF
8 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (7.89%) CakePHP
9 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
1 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
1 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Windows
1 6 (15.79%) Windows Server
2 5 (13.16%) Linux
2 5 (13.16%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) MVC
2 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.42%) Scrum
4 5 (13.16%) Automated Testing
4 5 (13.16%) OWASP
5 4 (10.53%) TDD
5 4 (10.53%) Web Development
6 3 (7.89%) OO
7 2 (5.26%) Content Management
7 2 (5.26%) CRM
7 2 (5.26%) ERP
7 2 (5.26%) Migration
7 2 (5.26%) OOP
8 1 (2.63%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.63%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.63%) Data Management
8 1 (2.63%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.63%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.63%) Kanban
8 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (36.84%) SQL
2 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
3 7 (18.42%) PowerShell
4 4 (10.53%) PHP
4 4 (10.53%) VB
5 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.89%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.26%) Delphi
6 2 (5.26%) PHP 5
6 2 (5.26%) VB6
7 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Sitecore
2 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle
4 4 (10.53%) EPiServer
5 1 (2.63%) Actuate
5 1 (2.63%) Ektron
5 1 (2.63%) Twitter
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