Period
to 25 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 25 October 2021 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#
England > East Midlands
6 months to
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 19 28 13
Rank change year-on-year +9 -15 -1
Contract jobs citing C# 107 34 195
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 7.25% 5.38% 10.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.36% 14.66% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 28 125
10th Percentile £300 £272 £305
25th Percentile £313 £313 £343
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £388 £355 £388
Median % change year-on-year +9.15% -8.39% +3.33%
75th Percentile £475 £389 £438
90th Percentile £520 £413 £508
England median daily rate £525 £488 £450
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
10th Percentile £18.05 " £43.63
25th Percentile £18.88 " £45.31
Median hourly rate £21.50 - £47.50
75th Percentile £33.88 " £49.06
90th Percentile £40.55 " £49.63
England median hourly rate £48.58 £45.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year +7.96% -5.26% +11.76%

C# is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 422 232 702
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 28.59% 36.71% 38.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 159 450
10th Percentile £293 £250 £268
25th Percentile £325 £310 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £413 £360 £400
Median % change year-on-year +14.58% -10.00% -
75th Percentile £500 £425 £475
90th Percentile £550 £495 £550
England median daily rate £525 £495 £488
% change year-on-year +6.06% +1.54% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 15
10th Percentile £17.10 £24.30 £24.85
25th Percentile £17.50 £41.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year -49.41% -5.56% +9.76%
75th Percentile £45.00 £43.75 £48.75
90th Percentile £49.00 £46.75 "
England median hourly rate £45.50 £37.93 £45.00
% change year-on-year +19.97% -15.72% +7.14%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing C# as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for C# in the East Midlands

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing C# in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for C# in the East Midlands

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing C# in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 25 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for C# in the East Midlands

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing C# in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for C# in the East Midlands

C#
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing C# in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 25 October 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for C# in the East Midlands

C#
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 October 2021. 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
Leicestershire +7 60 £335 -7.59% 53
Nottinghamshire -1 34 £500 +38.89% 64
Derbyshire -3 6 £369 - 27
Northamptonshire -14 6 £325 -8.45% 23
C#
England

For the 6 months to 25 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for C#.

1 88 (82.24%) .NET
2 56 (52.34%) JavaScript
3 45 (42.06%) MVC
4 41 (38.32%) Microsoft
4 41 (38.32%) HTML
4 41 (38.32%) CSS
5 39 (36.45%) .NET Core
6 37 (34.58%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (30.84%) SQL
8 32 (29.91%) SQL Server
9 27 (25.23%) Azure
9 27 (25.23%) Full Stack Development
10 26 (24.30%) Test Automation
11 25 (23.36%) Git (software)
12 23 (21.50%) jQuery
13 20 (18.69%) RESTful
13 20 (18.69%) Clean Code
13 20 (18.69%) Social Skills
14 18 (16.82%) ASP.NET Web API
14 18 (16.82%) WCF
15 17 (15.89%) .NET Framework
15 17 (15.89%) Software Engineering
15 17 (15.89%) ASP.NET
15 17 (15.89%) Microservices
16 16 (14.95%) DevOps
16 16 (14.95%) OOP
16 16 (14.95%) Web Development
17 15 (14.02%) Front End Development
18 14 (13.08%) Unit Testing
18 14 (13.08%) OO

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 11 (10.28%) Confluence
2 4 (3.74%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.87%) CMS
4 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.93%) IIS
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.93%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.93%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 27 (25.23%) Azure
2 12 (11.21%) OpenShift
3 4 (3.74%) Azure Service Bus
3 4 (3.74%) PaaS
3 4 (3.74%) Power Automate
3 4 (3.74%) SaaS
4 3 (2.80%) AWS
4 3 (2.80%) IaaS
4 3 (2.80%) NuGet
4 3 (2.80%) Serverless
5 2 (1.87%) Azure Functions
5 2 (1.87%) Azure Stack
5 2 (1.87%) Power Platform
6 1 (0.93%) Amazon EKS
6 1 (0.93%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.93%) AWS CodeCommit
6 1 (0.93%) AWS CodePipeline
6 1 (0.93%) Azure Logic Apps
6 1 (0.93%) Azure Pipelines
6 1 (0.93%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) Firewall
1 1 (0.93%) IPv4
1 1 (0.93%) LAN
1 1 (0.93%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (29.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.67%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.80%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (2.80%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (2.80%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.87%) Power BI
4 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.93%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.93%) Big Data
5 1 (0.93%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.93%) MySQL
5 1 (0.93%) Spark SQL
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 25 (23.36%) Git (software)
2 11 (10.28%) JIRA
2 11 (10.28%) NUnit
3 7 (6.54%) Selenium
4 6 (5.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.74%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.80%) Subversion
6 3 (2.80%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.93%) Android Studio
7 1 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.93%) GitLab
7 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.93%) TestComplete
7 1 (0.93%) Vagrant
General
1 20 (18.69%) Social Skills
2 6 (5.61%) Finance
3 5 (4.67%) Public Sector
4 2 (1.87%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.87%) Retail
5 1 (0.93%) Advertising
5 1 (0.93%) Automotive
5 1 (0.93%) Games
5 1 (0.93%) Law
5 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 71 (66.36%) Developer
2 40 (37.38%) .NET Developer
3 20 (18.69%) C# Developer
4 14 (13.08%) Software Engineer
5 12 (11.21%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (10.28%) Full Stack Developer
7 8 (7.48%) Lead Developer
8 7 (6.54%) Lead .NET Developer
8 7 (6.54%) Software Developer
9 6 (5.61%) Applications Developer
9 6 (5.61%) Automation Tester
9 6 (5.61%) SQL Developer
9 6 (5.61%) Tester
10 5 (4.67%) Architect
10 5 (4.67%) C# Software Developer
11 4 (3.74%) .NET Software Engineer
11 4 (3.74%) Azure Engineer
11 4 (3.74%) C# Software Engineer
11 4 (3.74%) Senior Developer
11 4 (3.74%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (82.24%) .NET
2 41 (38.32%) CSS
2 41 (38.32%) HTML
3 39 (36.45%) .NET Core
4 23 (21.50%) jQuery
5 20 (18.69%) RESTful
6 18 (16.82%) ASP.NET Web API
6 18 (16.82%) WCF
7 17 (15.89%) .NET Framework
7 17 (15.89%) ASP.NET
8 13 (12.15%) AngularJS
8 13 (12.15%) Vue.js
9 9 (8.41%) React
10 8 (7.48%) Entity Framework
11 7 (6.54%) Web Services
12 6 (5.61%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (5.61%) HTML5
12 6 (5.61%) REST
13 5 (4.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 5 (4.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.28%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (9.35%) Mobile App
3 7 (6.54%) Driving Licence
3 7 (6.54%) SCADA
4 3 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.80%) User Experience
5 2 (1.87%) NHS
6 1 (0.93%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.93%) iPad
6 1 (0.93%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.93%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.74%) Windows
2 2 (1.87%) Linux
2 2 (1.87%) Unix
3 1 (0.93%) Android
3 1 (0.93%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (42.06%) MVC
2 37 (34.58%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (25.23%) Full Stack Development
4 26 (24.30%) Test Automation
5 20 (18.69%) Clean Code
6 17 (15.89%) Microservices
6 17 (15.89%) Software Engineering
7 16 (14.95%) DevOps
7 16 (14.95%) OOP
7 16 (14.95%) Web Development
8 15 (14.02%) Front End Development
9 14 (13.08%) OO
9 14 (13.08%) Unit Testing
10 11 (10.28%) SDLC
11 10 (9.35%) Refactoring
12 9 (8.41%) E-Commerce
12 9 (8.41%) Scrum
13 8 (7.48%) Collaborative Working
14 7 (6.54%) OOD
15 6 (5.61%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 56 (52.34%) JavaScript
2 33 (30.84%) SQL
3 10 (9.35%) T-SQL
4 7 (6.54%) Python
5 6 (5.61%) Java
6 5 (4.67%) C++
6 5 (4.67%) PowerShell
6 5 (4.67%) TypeScript
7 4 (3.74%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.74%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.87%) C
8 2 (1.87%) MATLAB
8 2 (1.87%) PHP
8 2 (1.87%) Ruby
8 2 (1.87%) VB
9 1 (0.93%) Groovy
9 1 (0.93%) Lua
9 1 (0.93%) Perl
9 1 (0.93%) R
9 1 (0.93%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (3.74%) Degree
2 3 (2.80%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.87%) GDPR
1 2 (1.87%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.87%) Docker
2 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (12.15%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.87%) Terraform
3 1 (0.93%) Ansible
3 1 (0.93%) Grafana
3 1 (0.93%) Kibana
3 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.93%) Puppet
3 1 (0.93%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (38.32%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.67%) Xamarin
3 3 (2.80%) Blue Prism
3 3 (2.80%) UiPath
4 2 (1.87%) SAP
5 1 (0.93%) Alibaba
5 1 (0.93%) Apple
5 1 (0.93%) Databricks
5 1 (0.93%) Google
5 1 (0.93%) hybris
5 1 (0.93%) IBM
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle