The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 10 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing C# 10 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 12.66% 10.81% 8.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.32% 19.05% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 1
Median daily rate £300 £300 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
C#
Manchester

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

Programming Languages Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
38 21 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 48.10% 56.76% 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 8 4
Median daily rate £425 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 £29.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.65% -
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 Stockport

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stockport region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Stockport

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 7 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 Stockport region with a requirement for C#.

1 12 (80.00%) .NET
2 11 (73.33%) MVC
3 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
4 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
5 7 (46.67%) CSS
6 6 (40.00%) Web Development
7 5 (33.33%) jQuery
7 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 5 (33.33%) HTML
7 5 (33.33%) VB.NET
8 4 (26.67%) SQL
8 4 (26.67%) TDD
8 4 (26.67%) Node.js
9 3 (20.00%) Web Design
9 3 (20.00%) NHibernate
9 3 (20.00%) WCF
9 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (20.00%) SDLC
9 3 (20.00%) API Design
9 3 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (20.00%) Spring
9 3 (20.00%) SEO
9 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
9 3 (20.00%) OO
10 2 (13.33%) XML
10 2 (13.33%) XSL
10 2 (13.33%) Java

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (26.67%) C# Developer
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C++ Developer
4 2 (13.33%) WPF Developer
5 1 (6.67%) ASP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) CRM Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Node.js Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) .NET
2 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 7 (46.67%) CSS
4 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (33.33%) HTML
4 5 (33.33%) jQuery
5 4 (26.67%) Node.js
6 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
6 3 (20.00%) NHibernate
6 3 (20.00%) Spring
6 3 (20.00%) WCF
7 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
7 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (13.33%) OpenID
7 2 (13.33%) WPF
7 2 (13.33%) XML
7 2 (13.33%) XSL
8 1 (6.67%) CSS3
8 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Android
1 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) MVC
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) Web Development
4 4 (26.67%) TDD
5 3 (20.00%) API Design
5 3 (20.00%) OO
5 3 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (20.00%) SDLC
5 3 (20.00%) SEO
5 3 (20.00%) Web Design
6 2 (13.33%) Cross-Platform Development
6 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (6.67%) CRM
7 1 (6.67%) Release Management
7 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) C++
4 2 (13.33%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft