The median contractor rate for a C# .NET Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 55 53
Rank change year-on-year +10 -2  
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 7 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.14% 2.09% 1.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 2.21% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 11
Median daily rate £375 £363 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% +8.20%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £400 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £336 £325
% change year-on-year +1.11% +3.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year +4.65% +81.05%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 586 770 706
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 95.13% 94.48% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 544 467
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 36
Median hourly rate £15.64 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.86% +3.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.12 £10.95 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £28.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

C# .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured C# .NET Developer in the job title.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer in Birmingham over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 26 June 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 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (68.42%) MVC
3 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
4 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET
5 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
7 5 (26.32%) CSS
7 5 (26.32%) HTML
7 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
7 5 (26.32%) SQL
7 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (21.05%) TDD
8 4 (21.05%) Scrum
8 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
8 4 (21.05%) Workflow
9 3 (15.79%) Automotive
9 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
9 3 (15.79%) Web Services
9 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
9 3 (15.79%) HTML5
9 3 (15.79%) WCF
9 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
9 3 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
10 2 (10.53%) REST

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 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) ThingWorx
2 1 (5.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
2 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.26%) Moq
3 1 (5.26%) NUnit
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 3 (15.79%) Automotive
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET
3 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (26.32%) CSS
3 5 (26.32%) HTML
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
4 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (15.79%) HTML5
4 3 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (15.79%) WCF
4 3 (15.79%) Web Services
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
5 2 (10.53%) jQuery
5 2 (10.53%) REST
5 2 (10.53%) RESTful
5 2 (10.53%) WPF
5 2 (10.53%) XML
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (5.26%) SCADA
1 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) MVC
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (21.05%) Scrum
3 4 (21.05%) TDD
3 4 (21.05%) Workflow
4 2 (10.53%) BDD
4 2 (10.53%) Front End Development
4 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.26%) OOD
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) SOLID
5 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.26%) UX Design
5 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.26%) C
4 1 (5.26%) VBA
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Sitecore
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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