The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# Developer
Rank 75 55 60
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +5
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 47 52 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.91% 2.62% 2.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 2.85% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 35 32
Average daily rate
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£320 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £218 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £405 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £175.00 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +27.27%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2229 1822 2051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 90.79% 91.70% 92.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1143 890 971
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 £215 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 132 138
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.48 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
C# Developer
England

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
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 31 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Warwickshire -1 12 £275 +13.40% 6
Coventry -5 12 £320 +28.00% 1
Birmingham -10 9 £300 - 9
Staffordshire -2 4 £320 -1.53% 4
Worcestershire -7 2 - -
Solihull +3 1 - - 2
Shropshire -2 1 - - 1
Wolverhampton - - - -
Herefordshire - - - - 2
C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 85 (100.00%) C#
2 79 (92.94%) .NET
3 63 (74.12%) ASP.NET
4 54 (63.53%) SQL Server
5 49 (57.65%) JavaScript
6 43 (50.59%) MVC
7 41 (48.24%) HTML
8 35 (41.18%) CSS
9 25 (29.41%) jQuery
10 23 (27.06%) ASP.NET MVC
11 22 (25.88%) SQL
12 19 (22.35%) TDD
13 18 (21.18%) WCF
14 17 (20.00%) WPF
15 16 (18.82%) CSS3
16 14 (16.47%) Ajax
16 14 (16.47%) Windows
17 12 (14.12%) Agile Software Development
18 11 (12.94%) HTML5
19 10 (11.76%) XML
20 9 (10.59%) Microsoft
20 9 (10.59%) .NET Framework
20 9 (10.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
21 8 (9.41%) AngularJS
21 8 (9.41%) SQL Server 2012
21 8 (9.41%) LINQ
21 8 (9.41%) T-SQL
21 8 (9.41%) Web Services
22 7 (8.24%) VB.NET
22 7 (8.24%) HTTP

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 5 (5.88%) CMS
2 3 (3.53%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.18%) IIS
3 1 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.18%) Node.js
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.53%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.18%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.06%) GitHub
2 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.24%) HTTP
2 3 (3.53%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (63.53%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.35%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.35%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.35%) Couchbase
4 2 (2.35%) MySQL
5 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.18%) DataStage
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (8.24%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.06%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.71%) Subversion
4 2 (2.35%) JIRA
4 2 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.18%) NUnit
General
1 5 (5.88%) Finance
2 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.35%) Games
3 1 (1.18%) Banking
3 1 (1.18%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.18%) Back Office
3 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (92.94%) .NET
2 63 (74.12%) ASP.NET
3 41 (48.24%) HTML
4 35 (41.18%) CSS
5 25 (29.41%) jQuery
6 23 (27.06%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (21.18%) WCF
8 17 (20.00%) WPF
9 16 (18.82%) CSS3
10 14 (16.47%) Ajax
11 11 (12.94%) HTML5
12 10 (11.76%) XML
13 9 (10.59%) .NET Framework
13 9 (10.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 8 (9.41%) LINQ
14 8 (9.41%) AngularJS
14 8 (9.41%) Web Services
15 7 (8.24%) Semantic HTML
15 7 (8.24%) Razor View Engine
15 7 (8.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.71%) N-Tier
2 2 (2.35%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.35%) GIS
2 2 (2.35%) Client/Server
2 2 (2.35%) WURFL
3 1 (1.18%) Open Source
3 1 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.18%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.47%) Windows
2 4 (4.71%) Windows 8
3 2 (2.35%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (2.35%) Android
3 2 (2.35%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.35%) BlackBerry OS
4 1 (1.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (50.59%) MVC
2 19 (22.35%) TDD
3 12 (14.12%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (8.24%) Software Engineering
4 7 (8.24%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (8.24%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (7.06%) Scrum
5 6 (7.06%) Workflow
5 6 (7.06%) OOP
6 5 (5.88%) OO
6 5 (5.88%) Unit Testing
7 4 (4.71%) BDD
7 4 (4.71%) SOA
8 3 (3.53%) ERP
8 3 (3.53%) SEO
9 2 (2.35%) Migration
9 2 (2.35%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.35%) MVVM
9 2 (2.35%) Domain-Driven Design
9 2 (2.35%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 85 (100.00%) C#
2 49 (57.65%) JavaScript
3 22 (25.88%) SQL
4 8 (9.41%) T-SQL
5 7 (8.24%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.53%) C++
7 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.18%) VBScript
7 1 (1.18%) VB
7 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.18%) XAML
7 1 (1.18%) VB6
7 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (2.35%) Degree
2 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (10.59%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.53%) Ektron
3 2 (2.35%) ION Trading
3 2 (2.35%) Oracle
3 2 (2.35%) AccuRev
4 1 (1.18%) Sitecore
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