The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills 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# over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 16 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing C# 200 247 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.91% 11.73% 8.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.77% 35.44% 26.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 156 111
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£338 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £247 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £38.00 - £30.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.20 - £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £147.60 - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
C#
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
776 697 775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 30.67% 33.10% 33.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 442 418 425
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 14 22
Average hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.33% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.80 £22.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £74.30 £40.30 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

C#
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# across the West Midlands region.

C# Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

C#
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# across the West Midlands region.

C# Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

C#
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

C# Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

C#
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# within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 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 -3 62 £350 -2.09% 39
Warwickshire -6 37 £300 +11.11% 14
Coventry 0 31 £365 +46.00% 12
Staffordshire -4 19 £323 -0.76% 19
Shropshire 0 6 £350 +47.36% 2
Solihull -3 6 £330 +13.30% 10
Walsall 0 3 £363 +16.00% 2
Herefordshire 0 3 £288 -4.16% 4
West Bromwich -8 3 £425 -
Wolverhampton -4 2 £255 -20.31%
Worcestershire -15 2 - - 11
Dudley - - - -
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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#.

1 369 (92.48%) .NET
2 253 (63.41%) ASP.NET
3 205 (51.38%) SQL Server
4 180 (45.11%) JavaScript
5 154 (38.60%) MVC
6 131 (32.83%) SQL
7 129 (32.33%) HTML
7 129 (32.33%) CSS
8 103 (25.81%) Microsoft
9 95 (23.81%) jQuery
10 91 (22.81%) WCF
11 71 (17.79%) ASP.NET MVC
12 66 (16.54%) Windows
13 65 (16.29%) VB.NET
14 62 (15.54%) .NET Framework
15 59 (14.79%) Visual Studio
16 54 (13.53%) Web Services
16 54 (13.53%) TDD
17 47 (11.78%) SharePoint
18 45 (11.28%) Agile Software Development
18 45 (11.28%) Scrum
18 45 (11.28%) CSS3
19 44 (11.03%) WPF
19 44 (11.03%) XML
20 41 (10.28%) Web Development
20 41 (10.28%) Ajax
21 38 (9.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 38 (9.52%) HTML5
22 34 (8.52%) T-SQL
23 33 (8.27%) Team Foundation Server

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 47 (11.78%) SharePoint
2 21 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
3 19 (4.76%) CMS
4 15 (3.76%) SharePoint 2010
5 13 (3.26%) Sitecore CMS
5 13 (3.26%) IIS
6 6 (1.50%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.00%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.75%) Node.js
9 1 (0.25%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.25%) Apache
9 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.25%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 16 (4.01%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.26%) Photoshop
3 8 (2.01%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.25%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 24 (6.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.25%) Tridion
4 1 (0.25%) e-Work
4 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.01%) Office 365
2 8 (2.01%) SaaS
3 7 (1.75%) GitHub
4 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.51%) HTTP
2 5 (1.25%) Intranet
3 4 (1.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 205 (51.38%) SQL Server
2 26 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (5.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (4.51%) MySQL
6 15 (3.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 15 (3.76%) Relational Database
7 11 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (2.51%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (1.00%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.00%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.75%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.75%) ZAP BI
10 3 (0.75%) Couchbase
11 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.50%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.25%) MS Access
12 1 (0.25%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 59 (14.79%) Visual Studio
2 33 (8.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (4.76%) Subversion
4 13 (3.26%) JIRA
4 13 (3.26%) Git (software)
5 11 (2.76%) NUnit
6 6 (1.50%) MSBuild
7 5 (1.25%) FxCop
8 3 (0.75%) Selenium
8 3 (0.75%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 3 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.50%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.50%) JMeter
9 2 (0.50%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.50%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.50%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.50%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.25%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.25%) NBehave
10 1 (0.25%) Grunt
General
1 17 (4.26%) Back Office
1 17 (4.26%) Finance
2 10 (2.51%) Advertising
3 6 (1.50%) Games
4 5 (1.25%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.25%) Manufacturing
5 3 (0.75%) Banking
5 3 (0.75%) Electronics
6 1 (0.25%) Automotive
6 1 (0.25%) Legal
6 1 (0.25%) Retail
6 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.25%) Local Government
6 1 (0.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 346 (86.72%) Developer
2 182 (45.61%) .NET Developer
3 86 (21.55%) C# Developer
4 61 (15.29%) ASP.NET Developer
5 54 (13.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 45 (11.28%) Web Developer
7 38 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 20 (5.01%) .NET Web Developer
9 18 (4.51%) Senior Developer
10 17 (4.26%) Software Developer
10 17 (4.26%) SQL Developer
10 17 (4.26%) SharePoint Developer
11 16 (4.01%) CRM Developer
11 16 (4.01%) VB.NET Developer
12 13 (3.26%) Architect
12 13 (3.26%) Senior .NET Developer
13 12 (3.01%) Consultant
13 12 (3.01%) Mobile Developer
14 11 (2.76%) Windows Mobile Developer
14 11 (2.76%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 369 (92.48%) .NET
2 253 (63.41%) ASP.NET
3 129 (32.33%) CSS
3 129 (32.33%) HTML
4 95 (23.81%) jQuery
5 91 (22.81%) WCF
6 71 (17.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 62 (15.54%) .NET Framework
8 54 (13.53%) Web Services
9 45 (11.28%) CSS3
10 44 (11.03%) XML
10 44 (11.03%) WPF
11 41 (10.28%) Ajax
12 38 (9.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 38 (9.52%) HTML5
13 32 (8.02%) WinForms
14 29 (7.27%) LINQ
15 24 (6.02%) XSLT
16 18 (4.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 17 (4.26%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.52%) N-Tier
2 9 (2.26%) Mobile App
3 8 (2.01%) Pocket PC
4 5 (1.25%) NHS
5 4 (1.00%) Learning Management System
5 4 (1.00%) Client/Server
6 3 (0.75%) WURFL
6 3 (0.75%) Blackberry
6 3 (0.75%) GIS
6 3 (0.75%) E-Learning
6 3 (0.75%) SCORM
7 2 (0.50%) Equities
7 2 (0.50%) Smartphone
7 2 (0.50%) iPad
7 2 (0.50%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.50%) Online Games
7 2 (0.50%) Data Extraction
7 2 (0.50%) FMCG
8 1 (0.25%) iPhone
8 1 (0.25%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 66 (16.54%) Windows
2 16 (4.01%) Windows Mobile
2 16 (4.01%) Windows 8
3 10 (2.51%) Windows CE
4 9 (2.26%) Windows Phone
5 8 (2.01%) Windows Phone 8
5 8 (2.01%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (1.75%) UNIX
6 7 (1.75%) Android
7 6 (1.50%) Linux
8 3 (0.75%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.75%) BlackBerry OS
9 2 (0.50%) VxWorks
9 2 (0.50%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (38.60%) MVC
2 54 (13.53%) TDD
3 45 (11.28%) Scrum
3 45 (11.28%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (10.28%) Web Development
5 31 (7.77%) Unit Testing
6 27 (6.77%) OO
6 27 (6.77%) CRM
7 22 (5.51%) SOA
8 20 (5.01%) E-Commerce
8 20 (5.01%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (3.76%) Logistics
9 15 (3.76%) Software Engineering
10 14 (3.51%) Migration
10 14 (3.51%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (3.26%) BDD
12 12 (3.01%) OOP
13 11 (2.76%) ERP
14 10 (2.51%) MVVM
14 10 (2.51%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 180 (45.11%) JavaScript
2 131 (32.83%) SQL
3 65 (16.29%) VB.NET
4 34 (8.52%) T-SQL
5 27 (6.77%) VB
6 23 (5.76%) C++
7 11 (2.76%) Java
8 8 (2.01%) Embedded C++
9 7 (1.75%) XAML
9 7 (1.75%) PowerShell
10 5 (1.25%) VB6
10 5 (1.25%) VBA
11 4 (1.00%) VBScript
11 4 (1.00%) Perl
12 3 (0.75%) PHP
12 3 (0.75%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.50%) Python
13 2 (0.50%) C
13 2 (0.50%) Ruby
13 2 (0.50%) Korn
Qualifications
1 15 (3.76%) Degree
2 11 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.75%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.75%) ISEB
4 3 (0.75%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.50%) MCTS
5 2 (0.50%) EnCE
6 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.25%) MCITP
6 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.25%) MCP
6 1 (0.25%) MCAD
6 1 (0.25%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.26%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 103 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 20 (5.01%) Sitecore
3 8 (2.01%) Oracle
4 4 (1.00%) Ektron
5 3 (0.75%) AccuRev
6 2 (0.50%) ION Trading
6 2 (0.50%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.50%) Sybase
7 1 (0.25%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.25%) SAP
7 1 (0.25%) Adobe
7 1 (0.25%) Macromedia
7 1 (0.25%) HP
7 1 (0.25%) Citrix
7 1 (0.25%) Apple
7 1 (0.25%) Metastorm
7 1 (0.25%) Perforce
7 1 (0.25%) Open Text
7 1 (0.25%) Telerik
7 1 (0.25%) EPiServer
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