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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C# Developer
Rank 80 76 51
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -25
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 46 40 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.80% 1.73% 2.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 1.90% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 25 29
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£325 £314 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.58% +14.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £263 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £363 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
2377 2105 1510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.03% 91.13% 92.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1452 1093 683
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 £225 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 166 130
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.20 £36.40 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -4 17 £320 +11.30% 13
Coventry +6 8 £315 -16.00% 4
Staffordshire -2 7 £333 +5.55% 4
Warwickshire -5 6 £313 -3.10% 7
Worcestershire +4 1 - - 4
Wolverhampton +2 1 - -
C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 74 (100.00%) C#
2 62 (83.78%) .NET
3 42 (56.76%) ASP.NET
4 38 (51.35%) MVC
5 34 (45.95%) SQL Server
6 32 (43.24%) HTML
7 28 (37.84%) SQL
8 26 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (33.78%) JavaScript
10 24 (32.43%) jQuery
11 23 (31.08%) CSS
12 21 (28.38%) .NET Framework
13 20 (27.03%) XML
14 19 (25.68%) TDD
14 19 (25.68%) ASP.NET MVC
15 16 (21.62%) WCF
16 15 (20.27%) Ajax
16 15 (20.27%) Web Services
16 15 (20.27%) Finance
17 14 (18.92%) Scrum
17 14 (18.92%) Microsoft
17 14 (18.92%) T-SQL
17 14 (18.92%) WPF
17 14 (18.92%) Web Development
18 12 (16.22%) CSS3
18 12 (16.22%) VB.NET
19 11 (14.86%) Oracle
19 11 (14.86%) Entity Framework
20 10 (13.51%) XSLT
21 9 (12.16%) WinForms

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.35%) CMS
2 1 (1.35%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MS Office
1 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.35%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.76%) HTTP
2 1 (1.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (45.95%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.16%) Oracle Database
3 6 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (6.76%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.70%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.70%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.35%) MySQL
6 1 (1.35%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (9.46%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.70%) Subversion
2 2 (2.70%) JIRA
3 1 (1.35%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.35%) InstallShield
General
1 15 (20.27%) Finance
2 2 (2.70%) Advertising
3 1 (1.35%) Games
3 1 (1.35%) Back Office
3 1 (1.35%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (83.78%) .NET
2 42 (56.76%) ASP.NET
3 32 (43.24%) HTML
4 24 (32.43%) jQuery
5 23 (31.08%) CSS
6 21 (28.38%) .NET Framework
7 20 (27.03%) XML
8 19 (25.68%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (21.62%) WCF
10 15 (20.27%) Web Services
10 15 (20.27%) Ajax
11 14 (18.92%) WPF
12 12 (16.22%) CSS3
13 11 (14.86%) Entity Framework
14 10 (13.51%) XSLT
15 9 (12.16%) WinForms
16 8 (10.81%) Razor View Engine
16 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 6 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web API
17 6 (8.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.70%) Visualisation
1 2 (2.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.35%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.35%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (1.35%) STB
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.35%) Windows
1 1 (1.35%) Android
1 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (51.35%) MVC
2 26 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (25.68%) TDD
4 14 (18.92%) Scrum
4 14 (18.92%) Web Development
5 9 (12.16%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (12.16%) Unit Testing
6 8 (10.81%) E-Commerce
7 7 (9.46%) OO
7 7 (9.46%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (9.46%) Software Engineering
8 6 (8.11%) ERP
8 6 (8.11%) SOA
9 5 (6.76%) Functional Programming
9 5 (6.76%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (4.05%) SDLC
10 3 (4.05%) Multithreading
11 2 (2.70%) Test Automation
11 2 (2.70%) BDD
11 2 (2.70%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 74 (100.00%) C#
2 28 (37.84%) SQL
3 25 (33.78%) JavaScript
4 14 (18.92%) T-SQL
5 12 (16.22%) VB.NET
6 4 (5.41%) VBScript
7 3 (4.05%) C++
7 3 (4.05%) VC++
8 2 (2.70%) C
8 2 (2.70%) Java
8 2 (2.70%) VB
9 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.35%) VB6
9 1 (1.35%) XPath
9 1 (1.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.70%) Degree
2 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.86%) Oracle
3 2 (2.70%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.35%) IBM
4 1 (1.35%) Adobe
4 1 (1.35%) Omniture
4 1 (1.35%) Google
4 1 (1.35%) Sitecore
West Midlands
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Negotiable on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £320 - £360 per day + neg.
Posted: 22 days ago