Period
to 16 November 2019

The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 16 November 2019.

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# Developer
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 82 83 84
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 -21
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 14 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.04% 1.11% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 1.16% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 11
Birmingham median daily rate £363 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +11.11% -2.17%
10th Percentile £350 £313 £313
90th Percentile £450 £458 £475
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £355
% change year-on-year +6.67% +5.63% +1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £42.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year - +11.84% +72.73%

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 1,294 1,378 1,499
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.57% 96.03% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 894 956 1,060
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +6.45% -3.13%
10th Percentile £200 £183 £216
90th Percentile £600 £550 £523
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 48 45
Birmingham median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £14.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +16.07% -1.97%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.00 £8.39
90th Percentile £39.38 £42.50 £39.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £15.85 £16.50
% change year-on-year +0.95% -3.94% +10.00%

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for C# Developer in Birmingham

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# Developer in Birmingham

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# Developer in Birmingham over the 6 months to 16 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# Developer in Birmingham

C# 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# Developer in Birmingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# Developer in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, C# Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Birmingham region featuring C# Developer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) MVC
3 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (50.00%) Azure
4 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
6 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (28.57%) HTML
6 4 (28.57%) CSS
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 3 (21.43%) Front End Development
7 3 (21.43%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
7 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
7 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (21.43%) BDD
7 3 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (21.43%) Analytics
7 3 (21.43%) jQuery
7 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
7 3 (21.43%) TDD
7 3 (21.43%) Ajax
8 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
8 2 (14.29%) React
8 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (14.29%) Ansible
8 2 (14.29%) Docker

C# 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Azure
2 2 (14.29%) PaaS
2 2 (14.29%) Power Platform
3 1 (7.14%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (14.29%) Public Sector
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Front Office
2 1 (7.14%) Law
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 4 (28.57%) CSS
3 4 (28.57%) HTML
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
4 3 (21.43%) Ajax
4 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
4 3 (21.43%) jQuery
4 3 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (14.29%) .NET Core
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Core
5 2 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (14.29%) MassTransit
5 2 (14.29%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) MVC
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) Analytics
4 3 (21.43%) BDD
4 3 (21.43%) Front End Development
4 3 (21.43%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) DevOps
5 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 2 (14.29%) Open Source
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Debt
5 2 (14.29%) Web Design
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) Microservices
6 1 (7.14%) OO
6 1 (7.14%) OOD
6 1 (7.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) FoxPro (VFP)
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Ansible
2 1 (7.14%) Kibana
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (7.14%) Telerik