The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 6 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs citing C# 5 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 10.20% 6.00% 7.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.46% 13.04% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Median daily rate £338 £500 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.50% +81.81%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.58%

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

Programming Languages Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
13 23 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 26.53% 46.00% 36.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 15
Median daily rate £363 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £355 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £498 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +13.71%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Worcestershire region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

C#
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester - 4 £338 - 4
Kidderminster - 1 - - 2
C#
West Midlands

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Worcestershire region with a requirement for C#.

1 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
3 4 (36.36%) MVC
3 4 (36.36%) jQuery
4 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 3 (27.27%) CSS
5 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) Embedded C
5 2 (18.18%) Windows CE
5 2 (18.18%) C
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Advertising
5 2 (18.18%) Windows
5 2 (18.18%) MSMQ
5 2 (18.18%) WCF
5 2 (18.18%) Web Development
5 2 (18.18%) Information Architecture
5 2 (18.18%) MISRA C
5 2 (18.18%) MISRA
5 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (9.09%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) NUnit
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
1 1 (9.09%) SpecFlow
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (18.18%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
2 1 (9.09%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
2 3 (27.27%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Test Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Umbraco Developer
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) jQuery
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
4 2 (18.18%) HTML
4 2 (18.18%) MSMQ
4 2 (18.18%) WCF
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 1 (9.09%) Ajax
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (9.09%) CSS3
5 1 (9.09%) DOM
5 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
5 1 (9.09%) Gherkin
5 1 (9.09%) HTML5
5 1 (9.09%) React
5 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) MVC
2 2 (18.18%) Information Architecture
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Web Development
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) BDD
3 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) C
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded C
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
3 1 (9.09%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) MISRA
1 2 (18.18%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft