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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
England / Midlands
Rank 14 24 16
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Contract jobs citing C# 9 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 7.14% 1.22% 3.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 6.90% 10.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 5
Median daily rate £525 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.25 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+4.45% +14.59%

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
27 29 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 21.43% 17.68% 31.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 16
Median daily rate £450 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £34.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017, 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 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (58.33%) Web Services
3 7 (58.33%) .NET
4 6 (50.00%) HTML
4 6 (50.00%) REST
5 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
5 5 (41.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
5 5 (41.67%) Open Source
5 5 (41.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (41.67%) JSON
5 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (41.67%) CRM
5 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
6 4 (33.33%) ETL
6 4 (33.33%) SQL
6 4 (33.33%) MySQL
6 4 (33.33%) CSS
6 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
6 4 (33.33%) Ruby
6 4 (33.33%) Ajax
6 4 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (33.33%) WCF
6 4 (33.33%) Django
6 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (33.33%) Scala
6 4 (33.33%) HTML5
6 4 (33.33%) CSS3

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 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (16.67%) MQSeries
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
4 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (8.33%) GitHub
3 1 (8.33%) IaaS
3 1 (8.33%) Office 365
3 1 (8.33%) PaaS
3 1 (8.33%) SaaS
3 1 (8.33%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
1 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
2 4 (33.33%) MySQL
2 4 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (16.67%) DB2
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (8.33%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MSBuild
1 2 (16.67%) MSTest
1 2 (16.67%) NUnit
1 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (8.33%) Legal
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Architect
2 5 (41.67%) C# Architect
3 4 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Consultant
4 3 (25.00%) CRM Consultant
4 3 (25.00%) CRM Technical Consultant
4 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
4 3 (25.00%) Lead Architect
4 3 (25.00%) Lead C# Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Lead Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
4 3 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Architect
5 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Developer
6 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Migration Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
1 7 (58.33%) Web Services
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) REST
3 5 (41.67%) JSON
4 4 (33.33%) Ajax
4 4 (33.33%) CSS
4 4 (33.33%) CSS3
4 4 (33.33%) Django
4 4 (33.33%) HTML5
4 4 (33.33%) Play Framework
4 4 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (33.33%) WCF
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 2 (16.67%) Entity Framework
5 2 (16.67%) MSMQ
5 2 (16.67%) SAML
5 2 (16.67%) SOAP
5 2 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
6 1 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (8.33%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (41.67%) CRM
1 5 (41.67%) Open Source
2 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) ETL
3 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (16.67%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 2 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 2 (16.67%) Presales
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) SOA
4 2 (16.67%) SOLID
4 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Ruby
1 4 (33.33%) Scala
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Infor
4 1 (8.33%) MuleSoft
4 1 (8.33%) Tableau
4 1 (8.33%) Talend