The first table below looks at the demand for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Solihull region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 21 5 15
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Contract jobs citing C# 2 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 1.59% 22.03% 1.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.71% 72.22% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Average daily rate £335 £276 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.59% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +32.23%
Programming Languages Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
35 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 27.78% 30.51% 16.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 4
Average daily rate £300 £276 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.89% +22.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £33.25 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.45 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.14% +2.94%
C#
West Midlands

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (33.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 2
4 2 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (33.33%) MVVM
4 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) WCF
4 2 (33.33%) WPF
4 2 (33.33%) LINQ
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) UML
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) N-Tier
4 2 (33.33%) SOA
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) VBA
4 2 (33.33%) HTML

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (33.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 2
4 2 (33.33%) WCF
4 2 (33.33%) WPF
4 2 (33.33%) LINQ
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (33.33%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) MVVM
1 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
1 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (33.33%) UML
1 2 (33.33%) OO
1 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Content Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VBA
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Experis IT
Rate: £320.00 - £360.00 per day
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