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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 9 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing C# 28 30 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 13.53% 22.56% 15.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.00% 49.18% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 23 9
Median daily rate £325 £338 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +16.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £290 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £420 £324
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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
80 61 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 38.65% 45.86% 44.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 45 34
Median daily rate £325 £338 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £420 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +1 17 £308 -12.14% 8
Stafford -2 1 - - 1
Rugeley - 1 - -
C#
West Midlands

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 45 (84.91%) .NET
2 34 (64.15%) SQL Server
3 28 (52.83%) HTML
3 28 (52.83%) JavaScript
4 25 (47.17%) MVC
5 20 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (33.96%) AngularJS
7 13 (24.53%) Web Development
7 13 (24.53%) jQuery
8 12 (22.64%) SQL
9 11 (20.75%) ASP.NET
9 11 (20.75%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (18.87%) MySQL
11 9 (16.98%) T-SQL
11 9 (16.98%) CSS
11 9 (16.98%) Visual Studio
11 9 (16.98%) XML
11 9 (16.98%) E-Commerce
11 9 (16.98%) Scrum
11 9 (16.98%) Software Engineering
12 8 (15.09%) WCF
12 8 (15.09%) WPF
12 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
12 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (13.21%) Web Services
13 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2005
14 6 (11.32%) HTML5
14 6 (11.32%) RESTful
14 6 (11.32%) TDD

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 (9.43%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.77%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (64.15%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.87%) MySQL
3 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.55%) SpecFlow
3 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.66%) Subversion
3 3 (5.66%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.77%) Selenium
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (11.32%) Retail
2 3 (5.66%) Games
3 2 (3.77%) Back Office
3 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Finance
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (88.68%) Developer
2 24 (45.28%) .NET Developer
3 22 (41.51%) C# Developer
4 15 (28.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (15.09%) Software Developer
6 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.43%) SQL Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Web Developer
7 4 (7.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (7.55%) C# WPF Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (7.55%) WPF Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Angular Developer
8 3 (5.66%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (3.77%) C# WCF Developer
9 2 (3.77%) SSRS Developer
9 2 (3.77%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (84.91%) .NET
2 28 (52.83%) HTML
3 18 (33.96%) AngularJS
4 13 (24.53%) jQuery
5 11 (20.75%) ASP.NET
5 11 (20.75%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (16.98%) CSS
6 9 (16.98%) XML
7 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 8 (15.09%) WCF
7 8 (15.09%) WPF
8 7 (13.21%) Web Services
9 6 (11.32%) HTML5
9 6 (11.32%) RESTful
10 4 (7.55%) .NET Framework
10 4 (7.55%) Angular 2
11 3 (5.66%) EDI
11 3 (5.66%) Entity Framework
11 3 (5.66%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) e-Learning
2 4 (7.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.89%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (47.17%) MVC
2 20 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (24.53%) Web Development
4 9 (16.98%) E-Commerce
4 9 (16.98%) Scrum
4 9 (16.98%) Software Engineering
5 6 (11.32%) SOLID
5 6 (11.32%) TDD
6 5 (9.43%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 5 (9.43%) OO
6 5 (9.43%) OOP
6 5 (9.43%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (9.43%) Software Testing
6 5 (9.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (7.55%) Microservices
7 4 (7.55%) SDLC
8 3 (5.66%) BDD
8 3 (5.66%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (5.66%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 28 (52.83%) JavaScript
2 12 (22.64%) SQL
3 9 (16.98%) T-SQL
4 5 (9.43%) TypeScript
5 4 (7.55%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.77%) XPath
7 1 (1.89%) C
7 1 (1.89%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.89%) VB
7 1 (1.89%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
1 1 (1.89%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.43%) Canon
3 2 (3.77%) Xamarin
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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