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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 13 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing C# 6 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 8.82% 8.11% 9.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.65% 20.00% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Median daily rate £338 £313 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +45.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £313 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £313 £353
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £37.56 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.48% +7.31%
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
34 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 50.00% 40.54% 51.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 12 7
Median daily rate £353 £330 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.81% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £313 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £354 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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#
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 27 May 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 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (72.22%) MVC
4 12 (66.67%) CMS
4 12 (66.67%) Scrum
4 12 (66.67%) CSS
4 12 (66.67%) HTML
5 11 (61.11%) Web Development
5 11 (61.11%) .NET Framework
5 11 (61.11%) EPiServer
5 11 (61.11%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (55.56%) SpecFlow
6 10 (55.56%) AngularJS
6 10 (55.56%) CSS3
6 10 (55.56%) Web Testing
6 10 (55.56%) Requirements Analysis
6 10 (55.56%) WCAG
6 10 (55.56%) Sitecore CMS
6 10 (55.56%) Sitecore
6 10 (55.56%) OWASP
6 10 (55.56%) HTML5
6 10 (55.56%) BDD
7 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
8 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
9 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
9 6 (33.33%) Process Management
10 5 (27.78%) Capita
10 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
10 5 (27.78%) Front End Development
11 4 (22.22%) User Experience

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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (66.67%) CMS
2 10 (55.56%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (5.56%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) SpecFlow
2 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (11.11%) Advertising
1 2 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Developer
2 11 (61.11%) .NET Developer
3 10 (55.56%) C# Developer
4 7 (38.89%) Agile Developer
4 7 (38.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (33.33%) Agile .NET Developer
6 5 (27.78%) Agile C# Developer
6 5 (27.78%) HTML Developer
7 4 (22.22%) Web Developer
8 3 (16.67%) C# Web Developer
8 3 (16.67%) Lead Developer
8 3 (16.67%) Technical Leader
8 3 (16.67%) UX Developer
9 2 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (11.11%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (11.11%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 2 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
9 2 (11.11%) Technical Developer
9 2 (11.11%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (66.67%) CSS
2 12 (66.67%) HTML
3 11 (61.11%) .NET Framework
4 10 (55.56%) AngularJS
4 10 (55.56%) CSS3
4 10 (55.56%) HTML5
5 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (11.11%) jQuery
8 1 (5.56%) WCF
8 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (22.22%) User Experience
3 2 (11.11%) Digital Media
3 2 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) MVC
3 12 (66.67%) Scrum
4 11 (61.11%) Web Development
5 10 (55.56%) BDD
5 10 (55.56%) OWASP
5 10 (55.56%) Requirements Analysis
5 10 (55.56%) Web Testing
6 6 (33.33%) Process Management
7 5 (27.78%) Front End Development
8 2 (11.11%) Conflict Management
8 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (11.11%) CRM
8 2 (11.11%) ERP
9 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
9 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
9 1 (5.56%) TDD
9 1 (5.56%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) PHP
2 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (55.56%) WCAG
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) EPiServer
2 10 (55.56%) Sitecore
3 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 5 (27.78%) Capita