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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 18 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing C# 2 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.54% 3.53% 4.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.90% 16.67% 15.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £450 £313 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
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
29 36 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 22.31% 21.18% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 21 15
Median daily rate £500 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

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#
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 10 December 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 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 10 (71.43%) CRM
3 10 (71.43%) SharePoint
3 10 (71.43%) SQL
3 10 (71.43%) Business Analysis
3 10 (71.43%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (64.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
4 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
4 9 (64.29%) Zachman Framework
4 9 (64.29%) TOGAF
5 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (57.14%) Case Management
6 7 (50.00%) Waterfall
6 7 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (50.00%) Windows
6 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 7 (50.00%) Oracle
6 7 (50.00%) SAP
7 6 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (42.86%) Document Management
7 6 (42.86%) Retail
7 6 (42.86%) Data Management
7 6 (42.86%) Infor

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 10 (71.43%) SharePoint
2 7 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (42.86%) Skype for Business
4 1 (7.14%) Apache Spark
4 1 (7.14%) MQSeries
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (42.86%) Office 365
2 6 (42.86%) Yammer
3 1 (7.14%) IaaS
3 1 (7.14%) PaaS
3 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (7.14%) DB2
6 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
6 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
6 1 (7.14%) Power BI
6 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
6 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MSTest
1 3 (21.43%) NUnit
1 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.14%) MSBuild
3 1 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 6 (42.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Consultant
1 8 (57.14%) CRM Consultant
1 8 (57.14%) CRM Technical Consultant
1 8 (57.14%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Consultant
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
1 8 (57.14%) Technical Consultant
2 6 (42.86%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) CRM Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Developer
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Migration Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Architect
5 1 (7.14%) CRM Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Software Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
2 5 (35.71%) COM
2 5 (35.71%) Entity Framework
3 4 (28.57%) JSON
3 4 (28.57%) REST
3 4 (28.57%) SOAP
3 4 (28.57%) WCF
3 4 (28.57%) Web Services
4 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
4 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 3 (21.43%) Unity DI Container
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (14.29%) AutoMapper
5 2 (14.29%) jQuery
5 2 (14.29%) StructureMap
5 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (7.14%) MSMQ
6 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Business Analysis
1 10 (71.43%) CRM
2 9 (64.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (64.29%) TOGAF
2 9 (64.29%) Zachman Framework
3 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) Case Management
4 7 (50.00%) Waterfall
5 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (42.86%) Data Management
5 6 (42.86%) Document Management
5 6 (42.86%) Integration Testing
5 6 (42.86%) SDLC
6 5 (35.71%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (21.43%) SOLID
7 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Workflow
8 2 (14.29%) ETL
8 2 (14.29%) Migration
8 2 (14.29%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) C
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) R
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle
2 7 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (50.00%) SAP
3 6 (42.86%) Infor
4 1 (7.14%) MuleSoft
4 1 (7.14%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (7.14%) Tableau
4 1 (7.14%) Talend
4 1 (7.14%) VMware