The first table below looks at the demand for the C# .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# .NET Developer
Rank 92 73 79
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +6
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 26 35 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.11% 1.81% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.98% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 20
Average daily rate
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£320 £300 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £525 £352
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.15% +6.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £175.00 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+11.94% +19.64%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2124 1765 2122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 90.69% 91.36% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1087 840 1010
Average daily rate £338 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £202 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 132 146
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.50 £10.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
C# .NET Developer
England

C# .NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# .NET Developer in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C# .NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

C# .NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

C# .NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

C# .NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

C# .NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

C# .NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -14 8 £350 +21.73% 3
Warwickshire -2 5 £275 +2.80% 3
Coventry -14 4 £375 +50.00% 3
Staffordshire -3 3 £320 -3.03% 1
Worcestershire -4 1 - - 1
Solihull - 1 - -
Wolverhampton - - - -
Herefordshire - - - - 1
Shropshire - - - -
C# .NET Developer
England

C# .NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited C# .NET Developer in their job title 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 with C# .NET Developer in their job title.

1 51 (100.00%) C#
1 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (82.35%) ASP.NET
3 30 (58.82%) SQL Server
3 30 (58.82%) JavaScript
4 25 (49.02%) HTML
5 22 (43.14%) MVC
6 21 (41.18%) CSS
7 17 (33.33%) SQL
8 14 (27.45%) jQuery
8 14 (27.45%) WCF
9 13 (25.49%) Windows
10 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (17.65%) WPF
12 8 (15.69%) HTML5
12 8 (15.69%) CSS3
12 8 (15.69%) XML
13 7 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering
14 6 (11.76%) WF
14 6 (11.76%) LINQ
14 6 (11.76%) TDD
14 6 (11.76%) Workflow
14 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
15 5 (9.80%) XHTML
15 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
15 5 (9.80%) Web Services
15 5 (9.80%) VB.NET
15 5 (9.80%) Visual Studio
15 5 (9.80%) .NET Framework

C# .NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited C# .NET Developer in their job title 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 with C# .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.84%) CMS
2 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.96%) IIS
3 1 (1.96%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.84%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.96%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.92%) Couchbase
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.96%) DataStage
3 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.96%) MySQL
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.84%) Subversion
3 2 (3.92%) JIRA
3 2 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (7.84%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Games
3 1 (1.96%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (82.35%) ASP.NET
3 25 (49.02%) HTML
4 21 (41.18%) CSS
5 14 (27.45%) jQuery
5 14 (27.45%) WCF
6 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (17.65%) WPF
8 8 (15.69%) HTML5
8 8 (15.69%) CSS3
8 8 (15.69%) XML
9 6 (11.76%) WF
9 6 (11.76%) LINQ
10 5 (9.80%) XHTML
10 5 (9.80%) Web Services
10 5 (9.80%) .NET Framework
10 5 (9.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 4 (7.84%) XSLT
12 3 (5.88%) Ajax
12 3 (5.88%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.92%) WURFL
1 2 (3.92%) Client/Server
1 2 (3.92%) N-Tier
1 2 (3.92%) GIS
1 2 (3.92%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.49%) Windows
2 4 (7.84%) Windows 8
3 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.92%) BlackBerry OS
3 2 (3.92%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (3.92%) Android
4 1 (1.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (43.14%) MVC
2 7 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering
3 6 (11.76%) TDD
3 6 (11.76%) Workflow
4 4 (7.84%) Unit Testing
4 4 (7.84%) OOP
4 4 (7.84%) SOA
5 3 (5.88%) SEO
6 2 (3.92%) BDD
6 2 (3.92%) Web Application Development
6 2 (3.92%) Web Development
6 2 (3.92%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (3.92%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (3.92%) OO
6 2 (3.92%) E-Commerce
6 2 (3.92%) Document Management
6 2 (3.92%) Migration
7 1 (1.96%) Scrum
7 1 (1.96%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) C#
2 30 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 17 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (9.80%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.96%) VB6
5 1 (1.96%) XAML
5 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.96%) VBScript
5 1 (1.96%) VB
5 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.88%) Ektron
3 2 (3.92%) AccuRev
3 2 (3.92%) ION Trading
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle
4 1 (1.96%) Sitecore
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