The table below looks at the statistics for the C# 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# Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C# Developer
Rank 75 73 53
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -20
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 54 40 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.99% 1.69% 2.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.17% 1.86% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 28 37
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£318 £308 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.25% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £248 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £375 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £315
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- -4.10%
C# Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2490 2152 1756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 91.88% 91.03% 93.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1440 1111 819
Average daily rate £363 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £221 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 141 172
Average hourly rate £16.60 £15.85 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.73% -16.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

C# Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

C# Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

C# 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# Developer across the West Midlands region.

C# Developer Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

C# Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# Developer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

C# Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

C# 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# Developer across the West Midlands region.

C# Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

C# 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# Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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 -2 19 £316 +26.50% 13
Staffordshire -2 12 £300 +4.34% 4
Coventry +6 7 £318 -2.30% 4
Warwickshire -9 4 £300 -6.97% 7
Shropshire -12 1 £288 -9.80%
Worcestershire - 1 - - 5
Herefordshire - 1 £275 -
Solihull - 1 - - 2
Walsall - - - -
Wolverhampton - - - -
Halesowen - - - -
Bilston - - - -
C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited C# 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# Developer in their job title.

1 84 (100.00%) C#
2 71 (84.52%) .NET
3 47 (55.95%) ASP.NET
4 41 (48.81%) MVC
5 40 (47.62%) SQL Server
6 31 (36.90%) SQL
7 30 (35.71%) HTML
8 27 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (28.57%) .NET Framework
10 22 (26.19%) JavaScript
11 21 (25.00%) CSS
12 20 (23.81%) jQuery
13 19 (22.62%) XML
14 18 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
14 18 (21.43%) WCF
14 18 (21.43%) TDD
15 16 (19.05%) Microsoft
16 15 (17.86%) Finance
16 15 (17.86%) Web Services
16 15 (17.86%) WPF
17 14 (16.67%) VB.NET
18 13 (15.48%) Scrum
18 13 (15.48%) Entity Framework
19 12 (14.29%) Ajax
19 12 (14.29%) Web Development
19 12 (14.29%) T-SQL
20 11 (13.10%) Unit Testing
21 10 (11.90%) Oracle
21 10 (11.90%) XSLT
21 10 (11.90%) WinForms

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited C# 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# Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.19%) CMS
2 1 (1.19%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.19%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) MS Office
2 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.19%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.19%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) HTTP
2 1 (1.19%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.52%) Oracle Database
3 7 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (5.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.38%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.38%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.19%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.19%) MS Access
6 1 (1.19%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.38%) Subversion
3 2 (2.38%) JIRA
4 1 (1.19%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.19%) InstallShield
4 1 (1.19%) MSTest
4 1 (1.19%) MSBuild
General
1 15 (17.86%) Finance
2 2 (2.38%) Advertising
3 1 (1.19%) Games
3 1 (1.19%) Banking
3 1 (1.19%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.19%) Back Office
3 1 (1.19%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (84.52%) .NET
2 47 (55.95%) ASP.NET
3 30 (35.71%) HTML
4 24 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 21 (25.00%) CSS
6 20 (23.81%) jQuery
7 19 (22.62%) XML
8 18 (21.43%) WCF
8 18 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (17.86%) WPF
9 15 (17.86%) Web Services
10 13 (15.48%) Entity Framework
11 12 (14.29%) Ajax
12 10 (11.90%) XSLT
12 10 (11.90%) WinForms
13 9 (10.71%) CSS3
14 7 (8.33%) LINQ
15 6 (7.14%) HTML5
15 6 (7.14%) Razor View Engine
15 6 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.38%) Client/Server
1 2 (2.38%) Visualisation
2 1 (1.19%) NHS
2 1 (1.19%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (1.19%) STB
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.38%) Windows
2 1 (1.19%) Android
2 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (48.81%) MVC
2 27 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (21.43%) TDD
4 13 (15.48%) Scrum
5 12 (14.29%) Web Development
6 11 (13.10%) Unit Testing
7 8 (9.52%) Software Engineering
8 7 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (8.33%) OO
8 7 (8.33%) E-Commerce
9 6 (7.14%) ERP
9 6 (7.14%) SOA
9 6 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (3.57%) Refactoring
10 3 (3.57%) Functional Programming
10 3 (3.57%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (3.57%) Multithreading
11 2 (2.38%) Test Automation
11 2 (2.38%) DevOps
11 2 (2.38%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 84 (100.00%) C#
2 31 (36.90%) SQL
3 22 (26.19%) JavaScript
4 14 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 12 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.76%) VBScript
6 4 (4.76%) C++
6 4 (4.76%) VC++
7 3 (3.57%) VB
8 2 (2.38%) Java
8 2 (2.38%) VB6
8 2 (2.38%) C
9 1 (1.19%) XPath
9 1 (1.19%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.38%) Degree
2 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 16 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.90%) Oracle
3 2 (2.38%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.19%) Twitter
4 1 (1.19%) IBM
4 1 (1.19%) Adobe
4 1 (1.19%) Omniture
4 1 (1.19%) Google
4 1 (1.19%) Sitecore
Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300.00 - £325.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 days ago