The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 12 24 16
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Contract jobs citing C# 15 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 7.25% 1.72% 5.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.00% 7.32% 16.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 8
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£450 £300 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.68% +7.14%
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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
50 41 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 24.15% 23.56% 36.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 14 14
Average daily rate £450 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £175 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £430 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £175.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C#.

1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (54.17%) MVC
3 13 (54.17%) TDD
4 9 (37.50%) MongoDB
4 9 (37.50%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (37.50%) NoSQL
4 9 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 9 (37.50%) KnockoutJS
4 9 (37.50%) Jasmine
5 8 (33.33%) SQL
6 7 (29.17%) AngularJS
7 6 (25.00%) Backbone.js
7 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 6 (25.00%) CRM
7 6 (25.00%) Finance
7 6 (25.00%) RavenDB
8 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
8 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
8 5 (20.83%) HTML
8 5 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
9 4 (16.67%) XML
9 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
10 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
10 3 (12.50%) WCF

C#
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C#. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) MongoDB
1 9 (37.50%) Apache Cassandra
1 9 (37.50%) NoSQL
2 6 (25.00%) RavenDB
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Jasmine
2 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.17%) ReSharper
4 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Developer
2 14 (58.33%) C# Developer
3 12 (50.00%) .NET Developer
4 11 (45.83%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Architect
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (8.33%) CRM Consultant
7 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Consultant
7 2 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (8.33%) Consultant
7 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (8.33%) Designer
7 2 (8.33%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
7 2 (8.33%) C# Architect
7 2 (8.33%) CRM Technical Consultant
8 1 (4.17%) AWS Architect
8 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (37.50%) KnockoutJS
3 7 (29.17%) AngularJS
4 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (25.00%) Backbone.js
5 5 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (20.83%) HTML
6 4 (16.67%) XML
7 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
7 3 (12.50%) WCF
7 3 (12.50%) Web Services
7 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (8.33%) Entity Framework
8 2 (8.33%) WPF
8 2 (8.33%) CSS
9 1 (4.17%) SOAP
9 1 (4.17%) ADO.NET
9 1 (4.17%) LINQ
9 1 (4.17%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (4.17%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (54.17%) TDD
2 13 (54.17%) MVC
3 9 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 6 (25.00%) CRM
5 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (12.50%) Scrum
7 2 (8.33%) Data Management
7 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (4.17%) Web Application Development
8 1 (4.17%) Business Development
8 1 (4.17%) Pair Programming
8 1 (4.17%) OO
8 1 (4.17%) OOD
8 1 (4.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.17%) RPG
5 1 (4.17%) Java
5 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
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