The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 8 3 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Contract jobs citing C# 18 26 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 15.79% 22.61% 12.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 51.43% 54.17% 29.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 19
Average daily rate
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£320 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £333 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
C#
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
35 48 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 30.70% 41.74% 42.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 34 49
Average daily rate £300 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £261 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £350 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.41% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

C#
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +1 11 £325 -1.51% 5
Cannock - 1 £300 - 1
Lichfield - - - - 1
Rugeley - - - -
Stafford - - - - 1
Burton-upon-Trent - - - - 2
C#
West Midlands

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 40 (97.56%) .NET
2 32 (78.05%) SQL Server
3 21 (51.22%) ASP.NET
4 18 (43.90%) SQL
5 16 (39.02%) VB.NET
5 16 (39.02%) Windows
6 15 (36.59%) HTML
6 15 (36.59%) JavaScript
7 14 (34.15%) CSS
7 14 (34.15%) Ajax
8 13 (31.71%) VB
8 13 (31.71%) WinForms
9 12 (29.27%) Web Services
9 12 (29.27%) XML
10 10 (24.39%) Back Office
11 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
11 9 (21.95%) Web Development
11 9 (21.95%) CSS3
12 7 (17.07%) HTML5
12 7 (17.07%) .NET Framework
12 7 (17.07%) Degree
13 6 (14.63%) XHTML
14 5 (12.20%) WCF
14 5 (12.20%) jQuery
14 5 (12.20%) Apple iOS
14 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 4 (9.76%) Android
15 4 (9.76%) Windows 8
15 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
15 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (2.44%) IIS
1 1 (2.44%) ColdFusion
1 1 (2.44%) CMS
1 1 (2.44%) Node.js
1 1 (2.44%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.44%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (78.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.44%) DataStage
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.44%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) JIRA
1 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.44%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (2.44%) Xcode
2 1 (2.44%) Grunt
2 1 (2.44%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (2.44%) Yeoman
2 1 (2.44%) Bower
2 1 (2.44%) Jasmine
General
1 10 (24.39%) Back Office
2 3 (7.32%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 37 (90.24%) Developer
2 22 (53.66%) .NET Developer
3 10 (24.39%) C# Developer
4 9 (21.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (19.51%) Web Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Software Developer
6 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (9.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (7.32%) VB.NET Developer
8 3 (7.32%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Mobility Architect
9 2 (4.88%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.88%) .NET Team Leader
9 2 (4.88%) C# Web Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Platform Architect
9 2 (4.88%) Senior Web Developer
9 2 (4.88%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Team Leader
9 2 (4.88%) SQL Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (97.56%) .NET
2 21 (51.22%) ASP.NET
3 15 (36.59%) HTML
4 14 (34.15%) CSS
4 14 (34.15%) Ajax
5 13 (31.71%) WinForms
6 12 (29.27%) Web Services
6 12 (29.27%) XML
7 9 (21.95%) CSS3
8 7 (17.07%) HTML5
8 7 (17.07%) .NET Framework
9 6 (14.63%) XHTML
10 5 (12.20%) WCF
10 5 (12.20%) jQuery
10 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (9.76%) XSLT
12 3 (7.32%) JSON
12 3 (7.32%) WPF
13 2 (4.88%) wxWidgets
13 2 (4.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.88%) Smartphone
2 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.88%) WURFL
2 2 (4.88%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.44%) EPoS
3 1 (2.44%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.44%) iPhone
3 1 (2.44%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 16 (39.02%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) Apple iOS
3 4 (9.76%) Android
3 4 (9.76%) Windows 8
3 4 (9.76%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (4.88%) BlackBerry OS
4 2 (4.88%) VxWorks
4 2 (4.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Web Development
2 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
2 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
2 4 (9.76%) MVC
2 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
2 4 (9.76%) OOP
2 4 (9.76%) OO
3 3 (7.32%) SOA
3 3 (7.32%) TDD
3 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (4.88%) Incident Management
4 2 (4.88%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (4.88%) Document Management
4 2 (4.88%) Web Application Development
4 2 (4.88%) SEO
4 2 (4.88%) Project Management
5 1 (2.44%) Workflow
5 1 (2.44%) Migration
5 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.44%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (43.90%) SQL
2 16 (39.02%) VB.NET
3 15 (36.59%) JavaScript
4 13 (31.71%) VB
5 3 (7.32%) Java
6 2 (4.88%) Objective-C
6 2 (4.88%) C++
7 1 (2.44%) ActionScript
7 1 (2.44%) VBScript
7 1 (2.44%) VB6
7 1 (2.44%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) AccuRev
3 1 (2.44%) Apple
3 1 (2.44%) Adobe
3 1 (2.44%) Sitecore
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