The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank 13 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing C# 13 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 8.55% 1.59% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 56.52% 5.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £350 £320 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -
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 Solihull region.

Programming Languages Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
23 37 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 15.13% 29.37% 11.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 23 4
Median daily rate £350 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £41.25 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Solihull region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 22 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 Solihull region with a requirement for C#.

1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (90.00%) Visual Studio
3 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (85.00%) HTML
4 17 (85.00%) CSS
4 17 (85.00%) MVC
5 16 (80.00%) SQL
5 16 (80.00%) KnockoutJS
6 15 (75.00%) jQuery
6 15 (75.00%) PowerShell
6 15 (75.00%) SOAP
6 15 (75.00%) XML
7 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
7 13 (65.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (65.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (60.00%) WCF
9 11 (55.00%) StructureMap
9 11 (55.00%) Broadband
9 11 (55.00%) Telecoms
9 11 (55.00%) Software Engineering
9 11 (55.00%) NServiceBus
10 10 (50.00%) Security Cleared
11 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (15.00%) Domain-Driven Design
11 3 (15.00%) Dependency Injection
11 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
11 3 (15.00%) WPF
11 3 (15.00%) Silverlight
11 3 (15.00%) TDD

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 11 (55.00%) NServiceBus
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (65.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (90.00%) Visual Studio
2 13 (65.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (55.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
1 10 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (35.00%) .NET Software Engineer
4 6 (30.00%) C# Developer
4 6 (30.00%) Software Developer
5 5 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (10.00%) WPF Developer
8 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Developer
8 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (85.00%) CSS
2 17 (85.00%) HTML
3 16 (80.00%) KnockoutJS
4 15 (75.00%) jQuery
4 15 (75.00%) SOAP
4 15 (75.00%) XML
5 12 (60.00%) WCF
6 11 (55.00%) StructureMap
7 3 (15.00%) Silverlight
7 3 (15.00%) WPF
8 2 (10.00%) REST
8 2 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (5.00%) Breeze.js
9 1 (5.00%) CSS3
9 1 (5.00%) Durandal
9 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
9 1 (5.00%) HTML5
9 1 (5.00%) React
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (85.00%) MVC
3 11 (55.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (15.00%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (15.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (15.00%) ETL
4 3 (15.00%) MVVM
4 3 (15.00%) Network Management
4 3 (15.00%) OOP
4 3 (15.00%) SOA
4 3 (15.00%) SOLID
4 3 (15.00%) TDD
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) Cross-Browser Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) SQL
2 15 (75.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (15.00%) XAML
4 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Microsoft