The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 10 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing C# 18 32 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 9.63% 24.06% 16.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.47% 43.84% 43.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 6
Median daily rate £341 £365 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.50% +29.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £286 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £438 £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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 Staffordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
68 73 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 36.36% 54.89% 37.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 50 19
Median daily rate £300 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £420 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 16 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent -5 9 £288 -20.13% 10
Stafford -4 1 - - 4
C#
West Midlands

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 16 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for C#.

1 48 (94.12%) .NET
2 38 (74.51%) SQL Server
3 29 (56.86%) MVC
4 26 (50.98%) JavaScript
5 23 (45.10%) HTML
6 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (33.33%) SQL
7 17 (33.33%) jQuery
7 17 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 15 (29.41%) ASP.NET
9 14 (27.45%) T-SQL
10 13 (25.49%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (23.53%) Visual Studio
12 11 (21.57%) MySQL
12 11 (21.57%) Web Development
12 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET Web API
13 10 (19.61%) WPF
14 9 (17.65%) WCF
14 9 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (17.65%) Web Services
14 9 (17.65%) XML
14 9 (17.65%) CSS
14 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
14 9 (17.65%) Scrum
14 9 (17.65%) E-Commerce
14 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 8 (15.69%) .NET Framework
15 8 (15.69%) Software Engineering
15 8 (15.69%) Git (software)
15 8 (15.69%) RESTful

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.96%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (74.51%) SQL Server
2 11 (21.57%) MySQL
3 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (23.53%) Visual Studio
2 8 (15.69%) Git (software)
3 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (7.84%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.84%) Subversion
4 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (7.84%) TeamCity
5 3 (5.88%) SpecFlow
6 2 (3.92%) Selenium
7 1 (1.96%) NUnit
General
1 5 (9.80%) Retail
2 2 (3.92%) Games
3 1 (1.96%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (84.31%) Developer
2 24 (47.06%) .NET Developer
3 18 (35.29%) C# Developer
4 13 (25.49%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (13.73%) Senior Developer
6 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 6 (11.76%) Full Stack Developer
6 6 (11.76%) Software Developer
7 5 (9.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (9.80%) SQL Developer
8 4 (7.84%) C# WPF Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Programmer
8 4 (7.84%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 4 (7.84%) WPF Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Web Developer
10 2 (3.92%) .NET Web Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (94.12%) .NET
2 23 (45.10%) HTML
3 17 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 17 (33.33%) jQuery
4 15 (29.41%) ASP.NET
5 13 (25.49%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (19.61%) WPF
8 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 9 (17.65%) CSS
8 9 (17.65%) WCF
8 9 (17.65%) Web Services
8 9 (17.65%) XML
9 8 (15.69%) .NET Framework
9 8 (15.69%) HTML5
9 8 (15.69%) RESTful
10 7 (13.73%) Entity Framework
11 6 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (7.84%) Angular 2
12 4 (7.84%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) e-Learning
2 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.88%) NHS
3 1 (1.96%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (56.86%) MVC
2 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (21.57%) Web Development
4 9 (17.65%) E-Commerce
4 9 (17.65%) Scrum
4 9 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (15.69%) Software Engineering
6 7 (13.73%) SOLID
6 7 (13.73%) TDD
7 6 (11.76%) OO
8 5 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (9.80%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 5 (9.80%) OOP
8 5 (9.80%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (9.80%) Software Testing
9 4 (7.84%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (7.84%) Microservices
9 4 (7.84%) System Testing
10 3 (5.88%) BDD
10 3 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (50.98%) JavaScript
2 17 (33.33%) SQL
3 14 (27.45%) T-SQL
4 7 (13.73%) TypeScript
5 4 (7.84%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.92%) XPath
7 1 (1.96%) C
7 1 (1.96%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.96%) VB
7 1 (1.96%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.96%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.80%) Canon
3 2 (3.92%) Xamarin
Staffordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £350 - 375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago