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 30 September 2016 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 6 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing C# 37 22 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 16.02% 14.57% 17.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.05% 28.57% 51.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 16 17
Median daily rate £320 £354 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.54% +10.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £313 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £420 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
84 77 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 36.36% 50.99% 34.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 53 33
Median daily rate £313 £363 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £300 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £420 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 £8.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+275.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 30 September 2016.

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 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 20 £315 -25.00% 8
Rugeley - 4 - - 1
Tamworth -1 2 £313 -3.84% 3
Burton-upon-Trent -2 1 £350 +16.66% 2
Cannock - 1 £290 - 1
C#
West Midlands

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 41 (78.85%) .NET
2 27 (51.92%) JavaScript
3 26 (50.00%) HTML
3 26 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 19 (36.54%) MVC
5 18 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (26.92%) Web Development
6 14 (26.92%) SQL
7 13 (25.00%) Visual Studio
7 13 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
8 11 (21.15%) jQuery
8 11 (21.15%) AngularJS
9 10 (19.23%) T-SQL
10 9 (17.31%) CSS
10 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (15.38%) XML
11 8 (15.38%) Software Engineering
12 7 (13.46%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (13.46%) OOP
12 7 (13.46%) CRM
13 6 (11.54%) SharePoint
13 6 (11.54%) E-Commerce
13 6 (11.54%) Web Services
13 6 (11.54%) Scrum
13 6 (11.54%) .NET Framework
13 6 (11.54%) WCF
13 6 (11.54%) Entity Framework
14 5 (9.62%) Performance Tuning
14 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms

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 6 (11.54%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.46%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (9.62%) MySQL
3 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.69%) SpecFlow
3 3 (5.77%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.92%) NSubstitute
5 1 (1.92%) NUnit
5 1 (1.92%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.92%) Subversion
General
1 4 (7.69%) Retail
2 3 (5.77%) Games
3 2 (3.85%) Back Office
3 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.92%) Advertising
4 1 (1.92%) Finance
4 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (84.62%) Developer
2 22 (42.31%) C# Developer
3 21 (40.38%) .NET Developer
4 15 (28.85%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (23.08%) Software Developer
6 6 (11.54%) SQL Developer
6 6 (11.54%) Web Developer
7 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (5.77%) C# Web Developer
9 2 (3.85%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (3.85%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Angular Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Graduate Developer
9 2 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Developer
9 2 (3.85%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (78.85%) .NET
2 26 (50.00%) HTML
3 13 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 11 (21.15%) AngularJS
4 11 (21.15%) jQuery
5 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (17.31%) CSS
6 8 (15.38%) XML
7 6 (11.54%) .NET Framework
7 6 (11.54%) Entity Framework
7 6 (11.54%) WCF
7 6 (11.54%) Web Services
8 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (9.62%) EDI
9 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (7.69%) HTML5
9 4 (7.69%) RESTful
9 4 (7.69%) WinForms
10 3 (5.77%) Ajax
10 3 (5.77%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) e-Learning
2 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.92%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.92%) Life Science
3 1 (1.92%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.92%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) MVC
2 18 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (26.92%) Web Development
4 8 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 7 (13.46%) CRM
5 7 (13.46%) OOP
6 6 (11.54%) E-Commerce
6 6 (11.54%) Scrum
7 5 (9.62%) ERP
7 5 (9.62%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (9.62%) Software Testing
7 5 (9.62%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (7.69%) SDLC
8 4 (7.69%) TDD
9 3 (5.77%) Automated Testing
9 3 (5.77%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (5.77%) Migration
10 2 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (3.85%) Integration Testing
10 2 (3.85%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 27 (51.92%) JavaScript
2 14 (26.92%) SQL
3 10 (19.23%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.69%) TypeScript
4 4 (7.69%) VB.NET
5 3 (5.77%) VB
6 2 (3.85%) XPath
7 1 (1.92%) VB6
7 1 (1.92%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
1 1 (1.92%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.62%) Canon
3 2 (3.85%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.92%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.92%) Epicor
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle
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