Period
to 18 October 2018

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 18 October 2018 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 15 9
Rank change year-on-year +4 -6 0
Contract jobs citing C# 276 281 328
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 10.09% 9.11% 10.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.82% 23.75% 27.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 190 214
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £274 £275 £250
90th Percentile £475 £502 £475
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 3
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £47.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.91% +17.50% -17.95%
10th Percentile £35.00 £36.90 £39.20
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.50 £47.00
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £39.20
% change year-on-year - +8.42% -2.00%

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 1,112 1,183 1,186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 40.64% 38.35% 36.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 748 774 777
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £378 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.96% +0.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £533 £537 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 21
East Midlands median hourly rate £41.00 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.89% +12.50% +125.35%
10th Percentile £16.40 £17.45 £14.13
90th Percentile £48.75 £63.50 £76.75
England median hourly rate £42.26 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.64% +6.67% +2.74%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing C# as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in the East Midlands

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in the East Midlands

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 18 October 2018. 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
Nottinghamshire -7 84 £376 +5.40% 122
Leicestershire +2 78 £350 +11.11% 75
Northamptonshire +2 63 £388 -3.13% 42
Derbyshire +10 18 £375 - 29
Lincolnshire -7 7 £425 +3.03% 17
C#
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, 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#.

1 219 (79.35%) .NET
2 155 (56.16%) SQL
3 117 (42.39%) SQL Server
4 113 (40.94%) ASP.NET
5 94 (34.06%) Agile Software Development
6 93 (33.70%) JavaScript
7 84 (30.43%) Microsoft
8 79 (28.62%) HTML
9 75 (27.17%) MVC
10 60 (21.74%) CSS
11 53 (19.20%) .NET Framework
12 49 (17.75%) AngularJS
13 43 (15.58%) ASP.NET Web API
14 39 (14.13%) jQuery
14 39 (14.13%) Web Services
15 38 (13.77%) Oracle
16 37 (13.41%) ASP.NET MVC
17 36 (13.04%) Visual Studio
18 35 (12.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 35 (12.68%) Microsoft Azure
19 34 (12.32%) Software Engineering
20 33 (11.96%) HTML5
21 32 (11.59%) XML
21 32 (11.59%) Scrum
22 30 (10.87%) TDD
23 29 (10.51%) Git (software)
24 28 (10.14%) Test Automation
24 28 (10.14%) CSS3
24 28 (10.14%) E-Commerce
25 26 (9.42%) Entity Framework

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 23 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 13 (4.71%) K2 blackpearl
3 10 (3.62%) CMS
3 10 (3.62%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (2.17%) Umbraco
5 5 (1.81%) NServiceBus
6 4 (1.45%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.09%) EPiServer
7 3 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.72%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.72%) IIS
9 1 (0.36%) DNN
Applications
1 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.72%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.36%) CATIA
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.09%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.36%) ENOVIA
2 1 (0.36%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.36%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (12.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (6.16%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.17%) Serverless
4 4 (1.45%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (1.45%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (1.09%) Trello
6 2 (0.72%) Office 365
7 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.36%) Apigee
7 1 (0.36%) PaaS
7 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (9.06%) TCP/IP
2 9 (3.26%) HTTP
3 7 (2.54%) FTP
3 7 (2.54%) HTTPS
3 7 (2.54%) Wireshark
4 6 (2.17%) SSL
5 2 (0.72%) Modbus
5 2 (0.72%) SMS
6 1 (0.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (42.39%) SQL Server
2 35 (12.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (5.80%) Relational Database
5 15 (5.43%) Oracle Database
6 14 (5.07%) MongoDB
7 10 (3.62%) Power BI
8 8 (2.90%) Redis
8 8 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.81%) Blockchain
10 5 (1.81%) NoSQL
10 5 (1.81%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (1.09%) DTS
12 3 (1.09%) MySQL
12 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2016
12 3 (1.09%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 36 (13.04%) Visual Studio
2 29 (10.51%) Git (software)
3 21 (7.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (6.88%) Selenium
5 10 (3.62%) Jenkins
5 10 (3.62%) NUnit
5 10 (3.62%) Octopus Deploy
6 7 (2.54%) TeamCity
7 5 (1.81%) JIRA
7 5 (1.81%) Moq
7 5 (1.81%) Subversion
8 4 (1.45%) Visual Studio Code
8 4 (1.45%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (1.09%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.09%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.09%) Protractor
9 3 (1.09%) SpecFlow
9 3 (1.09%) WebStorm
10 2 (0.72%) Gradle
10 2 (0.72%) Grunt
General
1 25 (9.06%) Retail
2 24 (8.70%) Finance
3 8 (2.90%) Legal
4 7 (2.54%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.81%) Back Office
6 4 (1.45%) Automotive
7 2 (0.72%) Billing
8 1 (0.36%) Advertising
8 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.36%) Law
Job Titles
1 211 (76.45%) Developer
2 85 (30.80%) C# Developer
3 83 (30.07%) .NET Developer
4 44 (15.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 31 (11.23%) SQL Developer
6 26 (9.42%) Full Stack Developer
7 22 (7.97%) Backend Developer
8 21 (7.61%) Architect
9 20 (7.25%) Software Engineer
10 19 (6.88%) Software Developer
11 15 (5.43%) ASP.NET Developer
11 15 (5.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 15 (5.43%) C# Software Developer
11 15 (5.43%) C# Software Engineer
12 12 (4.35%) .NET Architect
12 12 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 12 (4.35%) Oracle Developer
13 11 (3.99%) .NET Software Engineer
13 11 (3.99%) Automation Tester
13 11 (3.99%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 219 (79.35%) .NET
2 113 (40.94%) ASP.NET
3 79 (28.62%) HTML
4 60 (21.74%) CSS
5 53 (19.20%) .NET Framework
6 49 (17.75%) AngularJS
7 43 (15.58%) ASP.NET Web API
8 39 (14.13%) jQuery
8 39 (14.13%) Web Services
9 37 (13.41%) ASP.NET MVC
10 33 (11.96%) HTML5
11 32 (11.59%) XML
12 28 (10.14%) CSS3
13 26 (9.42%) Entity Framework
14 24 (8.70%) REST
15 23 (8.33%) React
16 22 (7.97%) WCF
17 21 (7.61%) Node.js
18 20 (7.25%) LINQ
19 17 (6.16%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.88%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (5.43%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.62%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.17%) User Experience
5 4 (1.45%) Fintech
6 3 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.09%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.09%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (0.72%) iPad
7 2 (0.72%) iPhone
7 2 (0.72%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.36%) GPGPU
8 1 (0.36%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.16%) Windows
2 6 (2.17%) Android
2 6 (2.17%) Unix
3 5 (1.81%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.45%) Linux
5 3 (1.09%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (34.06%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (27.17%) MVC
3 34 (12.32%) Software Engineering
4 32 (11.59%) Scrum
5 30 (10.87%) TDD
6 28 (10.14%) E-Commerce
6 28 (10.14%) Test Automation
7 25 (9.06%) Microservices
8 24 (8.70%) Unit Testing
9 18 (6.52%) Front End Development
9 18 (6.52%) Web Development
10 17 (6.16%) SOA
11 16 (5.80%) OO
12 13 (4.71%) Configuration Management
12 13 (4.71%) SDLC
12 13 (4.71%) Waterfall
13 12 (4.35%) BDD
13 12 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (4.35%) SOLID
14 11 (3.99%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 155 (56.16%) SQL
2 93 (33.70%) JavaScript
3 21 (7.61%) PowerShell
4 19 (6.88%) VB.NET
5 17 (6.16%) T-SQL
6 15 (5.43%) Java
7 13 (4.71%) PL/SQL
8 10 (3.62%) Python
9 7 (2.54%) TypeScript
10 6 (2.17%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.17%) VB
11 5 (1.81%) C++
12 4 (1.45%) VBA
13 3 (1.09%) PHP
13 3 (1.09%) VB6
14 2 (0.72%) Apple Swift
14 2 (0.72%) C
14 2 (0.72%) Delphi
14 2 (0.72%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.72%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (6.88%) Degree
2 15 (5.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (2.54%) Master's Degree
4 5 (1.81%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.72%) HND
5 2 (0.72%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.36%) ISEB
6 1 (0.36%) MBCS
6 1 (0.36%) MCSE
6 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.17%) QA
2 5 (1.81%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.45%) TickIT
4 1 (0.36%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (5.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.72%) Control-M
3 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 84 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 38 (13.77%) Oracle
3 13 (4.71%) SAP
4 8 (2.90%) Xamarin
5 6 (2.17%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.09%) Google
6 3 (1.09%) Sencha
7 2 (0.72%) Siemens
7 2 (0.72%) Splunk
7 2 (0.72%) Tableau
8 1 (0.36%) Automation Anywhere
8 1 (0.36%) Blue Prism
8 1 (0.36%) Sage
8 1 (0.36%) Twitter