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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 13 9 21
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Contract jobs citing C# 12 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 6.22% 9.49% 1.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.15% 33.33% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
Median daily rate £450 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £38.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.57% +9.28%
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
26 45 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 13.47% 28.48% 21.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 18
Median daily rate £450 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £261 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £570 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 (81.25%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (50.00%) Web Services
3 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (50.00%) Case Management
4 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (43.75%) CRM
4 7 (43.75%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (43.75%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (43.75%) SAP
4 7 (43.75%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (37.50%) Data Management
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle
5 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
5 6 (37.50%) SDLC
5 6 (37.50%) Office 365
6 5 (31.25%) Waterfall
6 5 (31.25%) Yammer
6 5 (31.25%) Infor
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (31.25%) Skype for Business
6 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (31.25%) Java
6 5 (31.25%) Windows
6 5 (31.25%) Zachman Framework
6 5 (31.25%) TOGAF

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 (43.75%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
3 5 (31.25%) Skype for Business
4 4 (25.00%) JBoss
4 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (6.25%) SAS
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Office 365
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (31.25%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (6.25%) PowerPivot
4 1 (6.25%) QlikView
General
1 5 (31.25%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Architect
4 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
4 3 (18.75%) CRM Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) CRM Technical Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) CRM Architect
5 2 (12.50%) CRM Solutions Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Integration Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Migration Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 8 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (25.00%) RESTful
3 4 (25.00%) Spring
4 3 (18.75%) COM
5 2 (12.50%) XML
5 2 (12.50%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) NHS
3 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Case Management
2 7 (43.75%) CRM
3 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) Data Management
3 6 (37.50%) SDLC
4 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
4 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (31.25%) Document Management
4 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (31.25%) Integration Testing
4 5 (31.25%) TOGAF
4 5 (31.25%) Waterfall
4 5 (31.25%) Zachman Framework
5 4 (25.00%) Presales
6 2 (12.50%) Migration
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
7 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Data Governance
7 1 (6.25%) Information Management
7 1 (6.25%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) VB
4 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (43.75%) SAP
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle
4 5 (31.25%) Infor
5 1 (6.25%) Teradata