Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior C# Developer was £306 per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 23 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.

Senior C# Developer
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 98 76
Rank change year-on-year +4 -22 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Senior C# Developer 2 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.13% 0.26% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.27% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 9
Birmingham median daily rate £306 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.52% -9.38% +18.08%
10th Percentile £268 £339 £300
90th Percentile £349 £424 £405
West Midlands median daily rate £275 £400 £333
% change year-on-year -31.25% +20.30% +7.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 1512 1464 1309
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 96.25% 95.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1075 937 820
Birmingham median daily rate £388 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.52% +6.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £216 £225 £212
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 £17.25 £15.43 £17.00
% change year-on-year +11.83% -9.26% +5.07%

Senior C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior C# Developer in Birmingham

Senior C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior C# Developer in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Senior C# 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 Senior C# Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Kendo UI
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) Prototyping

Senior 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Core
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Kendo UI
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree