The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 29 16 15
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Contract jobs citing C# 1 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.61% 4.69% 6.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.61% 20.00% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Average daily rate
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- £350 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +47.36%
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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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Shropshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
62 30 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 37.58% 23.44% 40.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 11
Average daily rate £425 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £403 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £33.50 - £19.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C# across the Shropshire region.

C# Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Shropshire region.

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

C#
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (80.00%) OOP
3 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
3 8 (80.00%) N-Tier
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (80.00%) .NET Framework
3 8 (80.00%) Resource Management
3 8 (80.00%) Open Source
3 8 (80.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Android
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (10.00%) Arduino
4 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (10.00%) WCF
4 1 (10.00%) LINQ

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Team Leader
1 8 (80.00%) Development Team Leader
1 8 (80.00%) .NET Team Leader
1 8 (80.00%) Software Development Team Leader
1 8 (80.00%) Software Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (10.00%) WCF
3 1 (10.00%) LINQ
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (10.00%) Arduino
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) OOP
1 8 (80.00%) Resource Management
1 8 (80.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Workflow
2 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) VB
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft