Period
to 27 July 2017

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 6 months to 27 July 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
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 21 5
Rank change year-on-year +17 -16 +1
Contract jobs citing C# 31 5 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Durham 15.74% 2.84% 16.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.82% 13.16% 49.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 3 31
Durham median daily rate £340 £315 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.94% +5.00% -7.69%
10th Percentile £275 £272 £263
90th Percentile £419 £335 £400
North East median daily rate £350 £328 £300
% change year-on-year +6.87% +9.17% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Durham median hourly rate £21.13 - -
North East median hourly rate £15.07 £20.50 £27.84
% change year-on-year -26.51% -26.36% -18.13%

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 61 38 71
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Durham 30.96% 21.59% 34.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 19 55
Durham median daily rate £350 £310 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.90% -4.62% -
10th Percentile £275 £255 £263
90th Percentile £485 £575 £445
North East median daily rate £355 £325 £338
% change year-on-year +9.23% -3.70% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Durham median hourly rate £21.13 £12.00 £18.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +76.08% -35.03% +27.38%
North East median hourly rate £42.00 £28.88 £17.07
% change year-on-year +45.45% +69.13% -31.02%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

Job postings citing C# as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Durham.

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 6 months to 27 July 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 6 months to 27 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockton-on-Tees 0 12 £340 +4.62%
Darlington +1 3 £300 -
C#
North East

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 28 (90.32%) .NET
2 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
4 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
5 16 (51.61%) .NET Framework
5 16 (51.61%) SQL
6 14 (45.16%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
8 10 (32.26%) Software Engineering
9 9 (29.03%) Entity Framework
10 8 (25.81%) Scrum
11 7 (22.58%) MVC
11 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
11 7 (22.58%) OO
11 7 (22.58%) AngularJS
11 7 (22.58%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (19.35%) Process Improvement
12 6 (19.35%) Software Delivery
12 6 (19.35%) Web Services
12 6 (19.35%) Windows
12 6 (19.35%) Visual Studio
12 6 (19.35%) CRM
12 6 (19.35%) SOA
12 6 (19.35%) UML
12 6 (19.35%) jQuery
13 5 (16.13%) Degree
13 5 (16.13%) VB.NET
13 5 (16.13%) SDLC
13 5 (16.13%) Hadoop

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 (9.68%) JBoss
1 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
1 3 (9.68%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) CMS
3 1 (3.23%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (45.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (22.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) Big Data
2 5 (16.13%) Hadoop
3 4 (12.90%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (9.68%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (9.68%) GIS
4 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
4 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
5 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (9.68%) Advertising
2 1 (3.23%) Back Office
2 1 (3.23%) Electronics
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (80.65%) Developer
2 18 (58.06%) .NET Developer
3 16 (51.61%) C# Developer
4 14 (45.16%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (12.90%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (12.90%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
6 3 (9.68%) CRM Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Systems Developer
7 2 (6.45%) AWS DevOps
7 2 (6.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 1 (3.23%) AWS Architect
8 1 (3.23%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Cloud Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) DevOps Architect
8 1 (3.23%) DevOps Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Senior DevOps
8 1 (3.23%) Senior DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (90.32%) .NET
2 16 (51.61%) .NET Framework
3 9 (29.03%) Entity Framework
4 7 (22.58%) AngularJS
4 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
5 6 (19.35%) jQuery
5 6 (19.35%) Web Services
6 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (9.68%) HTML
7 3 (9.68%) Java EE
7 3 (9.68%) Middleware
7 3 (9.68%) SignalR
8 1 (3.23%) .NET Core
8 1 (3.23%) Angular 2
8 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (3.23%) CSS
8 1 (3.23%) REST
8 1 (3.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Android
2 3 (9.68%) Apple iOS
2 3 (9.68%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) Software Engineering
3 8 (25.81%) Scrum
4 7 (22.58%) MVC
4 7 (22.58%) OO
5 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (19.35%) CRM
5 6 (19.35%) Process Improvement
5 6 (19.35%) SOA
5 6 (19.35%) Software Delivery
5 6 (19.35%) UML
6 5 (16.13%) SDLC
7 4 (12.90%) Analytics
7 4 (12.90%) Data Analytics
7 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (12.90%) MapReduce
7 4 (12.90%) Test Automation
7 4 (12.90%) Web Development
8 3 (9.68%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (9.68%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
2 16 (51.61%) SQL
3 5 (16.13%) VB.NET
4 3 (9.68%) Java
5 2 (6.45%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.23%) C++
6 1 (3.23%) VB
6 1 (3.23%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Puppet
2 2 (6.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) MuleSoft
2 3 (9.68%) WorldPay
3 1 (3.23%) SAP