The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 20 16 23
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Contract jobs citing C# 13 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 6.67% 3.66% 1.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.55% 15.22% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 2
Median daily rate £475 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.38 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.94% +7.68%
C#
England

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

Programming Languages Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
44 46 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 22.56% 24.08% 28.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 22 15
Median daily rate £475 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £512 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 - £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

C#
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 Midlands region with a requirement for C#.

1 23 (92.00%) .NET
2 18 (72.00%) SQL
2 18 (72.00%) Case Management
3 16 (64.00%) SQL Server
4 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 14 (56.00%) CRM
5 14 (56.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 14 (56.00%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (52.00%) MS Excel
6 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (52.00%) SharePoint
6 13 (52.00%) BizTalk Server
6 13 (52.00%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (52.00%) SAP
7 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
7 12 (48.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 12 (48.00%) Zachman Framework
7 12 (48.00%) TOGAF
7 12 (48.00%) Business Analysis
7 12 (48.00%) Office 365
7 12 (48.00%) Waterfall
7 12 (48.00%) SDLC
8 11 (44.00%) Skype for Business
8 11 (44.00%) Yammer
8 11 (44.00%) Integration Testing
8 11 (44.00%) Infor
8 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 11 (44.00%) Document Management
8 11 (44.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (44.00%) Retail

C#
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 13 (52.00%) BizTalk Server
1 13 (52.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (44.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (8.00%) JBoss
3 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (52.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (56.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (48.00%) Office 365
2 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (44.00%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (64.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (44.00%) Oracle Reports
2 11 (44.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) MSTest
2 1 (4.00%) NUnit
General
1 11 (44.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Developer
2 9 (36.00%) Consultant
3 7 (28.00%) Architect
3 7 (28.00%) CRM Consultant
3 7 (28.00%) CRM Technical Consultant
3 7 (28.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
3 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Consultant
3 7 (28.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
3 7 (28.00%) Technical Consultant
4 5 (20.00%) CRM Architect
4 5 (20.00%) CRM Solutions Architect
4 5 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM Architect
4 5 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (16.00%) C# Developer
6 3 (12.00%) .NET Developer
6 3 (12.00%) CRM Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Migration Consultant
6 3 (12.00%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (92.00%) .NET
2 10 (40.00%) Web Services
3 6 (24.00%) COM
4 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 5 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 5 (20.00%) JSON
5 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (16.00%) jQuery
5 4 (16.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (12.00%) AutoMapper
6 3 (12.00%) Spring
6 3 (12.00%) StructureMap
7 2 (8.00%) REST
7 2 (8.00%) RESTful
7 2 (8.00%) SOAP
7 2 (8.00%) XML
7 2 (8.00%) XSL
8 1 (4.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (28.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Case Management
2 14 (56.00%) CRM
3 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (48.00%) Business Analysis
4 12 (48.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 12 (48.00%) SDLC
4 12 (48.00%) TOGAF
4 12 (48.00%) Waterfall
4 12 (48.00%) Zachman Framework
5 11 (44.00%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (44.00%) Data Management
5 11 (44.00%) Document Management
5 11 (44.00%) Integration Testing
6 7 (28.00%) Presales
7 5 (20.00%) MVC
8 4 (16.00%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (12.00%) Migration
10 2 (8.00%) Project Management
11 1 (4.00%) Scrum
11 1 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) SQL
2 8 (32.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (52.00%) Salesforce.com
2 13 (52.00%) SAP
3 11 (44.00%) Infor
3 11 (44.00%) Oracle