The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for C# skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C# over the 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the 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#
North East / Durham
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 12 9
Rank change year-on-year +10 -3  
Contract jobs citing C# 20 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Durham 22.73% 4.23% 7.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 58.82% 15.79% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 6
Median daily rate £325 £288 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.04% +4.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £278 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £298 £286
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.13 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +9.21% +2.70%  

C# is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Durham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 34 19 22
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Durham 38.64% 26.76% 27.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 10 12
Median daily rate £340 £300 £309
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -2.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £131 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £21.13 - £18.47
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year +11.84% +7.04%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Durham citing C# as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Durham

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Durham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Durham

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Durham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Durham over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Durham

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Durham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Durham

C#
Contract Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Durham region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Stockton-on-Tees - 7 £340 - 1
Darlington +3 5 £313 - 1
C#
North East

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Durham region with a requirement for C#.

1 18 (85.71%) .NET
2 10 (47.62%) .NET Framework
2 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 9 (42.86%) Entity Framework
4 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (38.10%) SQL
5 7 (33.33%) CRM
6 6 (28.57%) Scrum
6 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
7 5 (23.81%) HTML
8 4 (19.05%) Java
8 4 (19.05%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (19.05%) SDLC
9 3 (14.29%) Apple iOS
9 3 (14.29%) Puppet
9 3 (14.29%) MongoDB
9 3 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
9 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (14.29%) Android
9 3 (14.29%) AMQP
9 3 (14.29%) DevOps
9 3 (14.29%) Mobile Development
9 3 (14.29%) MuleSoft
9 3 (14.29%) WorldPay
9 3 (14.29%) SignalR
9 3 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham 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 (14.29%) JBoss
1 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.76%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) AMQP
2 1 (4.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (14.29%) GIS
2 3 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.76%) Big Data
3 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (14.29%) Advertising
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Developer
2 12 (57.14%) C# Developer
3 11 (52.38%) .NET Developer
3 11 (52.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (19.05%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (19.05%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Software Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) CRM Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior DevOps
7 1 (4.76%) Senior DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) .NET
2 10 (47.62%) .NET Framework
3 9 (42.86%) Entity Framework
4 5 (23.81%) HTML
5 3 (14.29%) CSS
5 3 (14.29%) Java EE
5 3 (14.29%) Middleware
5 3 (14.29%) SignalR
6 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
6 2 (9.52%) REST
6 2 (9.52%) SOAP
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Core
7 1 (4.76%) Angular 2
7 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (4.76%) Web Services
7 1 (4.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Android
1 3 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) CRM
3 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (28.57%) Scrum
4 4 (19.05%) SDLC
5 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 3 (14.29%) DevOps
5 3 (14.29%) Mobile Development
5 3 (14.29%) MVC
5 3 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) TDD
6 2 (9.52%) Front End Development
6 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) Web Development
7 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 8 (38.10%) SQL
3 4 (19.05%) Java
4 2 (9.52%) TypeScript
5 1 (4.76%) C++
5 1 (4.76%) VB
5 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Puppet
2 2 (9.52%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) MuleSoft
2 3 (14.29%) WorldPay
3 1 (4.76%) SAP