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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
England / Midlands
Rank 15 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing C# 6 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 5.31% 0.78% 3.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.08% 4.76% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Median daily rate £525 £500 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.58%

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
26 21 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 23.01% 16.41% 30.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 13
Median daily rate £450 £423 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.50% +20.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £279 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £464
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 £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (58.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (58.33%) REST
3 7 (58.33%) CRM
3 7 (58.33%) SharePoint
3 7 (58.33%) .NET
4 6 (50.00%) Web Services
4 6 (50.00%) HTML
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) Business Analysis
5 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (41.67%) JSON
5 5 (41.67%) WCF
5 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
5 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (41.67%) Zachman Framework
5 5 (41.67%) TOGAF
5 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
6 4 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (33.33%) Windows
6 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 4 (33.33%) SOAP
6 4 (33.33%) SAP
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (33.33%) MongoDB

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 7 (58.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (16.67%) MQSeries
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
4 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
4 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (16.67%) Office 365
3 2 (16.67%) Yammer
4 1 (8.33%) IaaS
4 1 (8.33%) PaaS
4 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
2 4 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (25.00%) MySQL
3 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (16.67%) DB2
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
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%) Power BI
5 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MSTest
1 3 (25.00%) NUnit
2 2 (16.67%) MSBuild
2 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) CRM Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) CRM Technical Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Technical Consultant
3 4 (33.33%) Architect
4 3 (25.00%) C# Architect
4 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Lead Architect
4 3 (25.00%) Lead C# Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Lead Developer
5 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) CRM Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
1 7 (58.33%) REST
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) Web Services
3 5 (41.67%) JSON
3 5 (41.67%) WCF
4 4 (33.33%) SOAP
5 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (25.00%) Ajax
5 3 (25.00%) CSS
5 3 (25.00%) CSS3
5 3 (25.00%) Django
5 3 (25.00%) Entity Framework
5 3 (25.00%) HTML5
5 3 (25.00%) Play Framework
5 3 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
6 2 (16.67%) COM
6 2 (16.67%) MSMQ
6 2 (16.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) CRM
2 6 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (41.67%) TOGAF
3 5 (41.67%) Zachman Framework
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (25.00%) ETL
5 3 (25.00%) Open Source
5 3 (25.00%) SOLID
5 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (25.00%) Workflow
6 2 (16.67%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 2 (16.67%) Case Management
6 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
6 2 (16.67%) Presales
6 2 (16.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) Ruby
2 3 (25.00%) Scala
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%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (16.67%) Infor
3 2 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) MuleSoft
4 1 (8.33%) Tableau
4 1 (8.33%) Talend