Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a C# .NET Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

C# .NET Developer
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 78 66
Rank change year-on-year -12 -12 +8
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 5 27 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.32% 1.80% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 1.87% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 26 15
Birmingham median daily rate £375 £333 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.78% -0.75% -8.84%
10th Percentile £323 £295 £280
90th Percentile £428 £400 £400
West Midlands median daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +6.15% - +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.00 £22.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year +40.91% -7.37% -86.43%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Contract vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 1486 1446 1314
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.77% 96.27% 95.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1053 926 821
Birmingham median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £216 £225 £210
90th Percentile £525 £550 £513
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 52 65
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.22 £14.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.63% -1.67% +7.64%
10th Percentile £8.39 £10.29 £10.73
90th Percentile £39.50 £27.42 £42.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.38 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +15.83% -11.76% +5.07%

C# .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured C# .NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for C# .NET Developer in Birmingham

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing C# .NET Developer in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for C# .NET Developer in Birmingham

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer in Birmingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# .NET Developer in Birmingham

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, C# .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region featuring C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (20.00%) CRUD
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (20.00%) RESTful
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (20.00%) HTML5
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (20.00%) REST
5 1 (20.00%) CSS3
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) LINQ
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) RESTful
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) CRUD
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft