The first table below looks at the demand for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Walsall region.

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.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 3 4 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing C# 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Walsall 21.43% 8.33% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£363 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Walsall
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
12 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Walsall 42.86% 33.33% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
Average daily rate £388 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +1.56%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
C#
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C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Walsall region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Walsall

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Walsall

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Walsall region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C#.

1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) MVC
3 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
4 6 (66.67%) IIS
4 6 (66.67%) MySQL
4 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 6 (66.67%) XML
4 6 (66.67%) XSLT
4 6 (66.67%) CMS
4 6 (66.67%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (66.67%) Sitecore
5 5 (55.56%) jQuery
5 5 (55.56%) XHTML
5 5 (55.56%) Photoshop
5 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
5 5 (55.56%) CSS
5 5 (55.56%) HTML
5 5 (55.56%) CSS3
6 4 (44.44%) SEO
6 4 (44.44%) HTML5
6 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
6 4 (44.44%) Integration Testing
7 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
7 2 (22.22%) BDD
7 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
7 2 (22.22%) JMeter
7 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
7 2 (22.22%) TDD
7 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
7 2 (22.22%) QA

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Walsall region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C#. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (66.67%) IIS
1 6 (66.67%) CMS
1 6 (66.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) MySQL
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
1 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
1 2 (22.22%) JMeter
1 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Sitecore Developer
3 2 (22.22%) QA Automation Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) QA Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) XML
2 6 (66.67%) XSLT
3 5 (55.56%) jQuery
3 5 (55.56%) XHTML
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 5 (55.56%) CSS3
4 4 (44.44%) HTML5
5 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (11.11%) Windows CE
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) SEO
2 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) BDD
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Content Management
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Sitecore