Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 15 9
Rank change year-on-year 0 -6 +2
Contract jobs citing C# 230 276 337
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 8.58% 8.67% 10.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.31% 23.25% 28.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 186 199
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £373 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.67% +6.43% +7.69%
10th Percentile £269 £275 £262
90th Percentile £475 £538 £450
England median daily rate £450 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 2
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £35.00 £35.85 £40.63
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.15 £47.88
England median hourly rate £43.00 £44.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -2.27% +10.00% -

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 1,031 1,187 1,168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 38.47% 37.29% 36.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 705 765 742
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £270 £260
90th Percentile £550 £538 £538
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 28 12
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.91% +1.29% +113.79%
10th Percentile £14.18 £12.50 £16.03
90th Percentile £49.25 £58.56 £43.70
England median hourly rate £42.23 £40.00 £38.88
% change year-on-year +5.57% +2.89% +3.67%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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
Northamptonshire +4 62 £375 -9.09% 26
Leicestershire +1 62 £350 +5.66% 48
Nottinghamshire -15 60 £400 +6.67% 104
Derbyshire 0 17 £400 +6.67% 57
Lincolnshire -7 7 £425 +11.48% 19
C#
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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#.

1 178 (77.39%) .NET
2 123 (53.48%) SQL
3 100 (43.48%) SQL Server
4 93 (40.43%) ASP.NET
5 83 (36.09%) Agile Software Development
6 81 (35.22%) JavaScript
7 74 (32.17%) HTML
8 71 (30.87%) Microsoft
9 65 (28.26%) MVC
10 59 (25.65%) CSS
11 50 (21.74%) .NET Framework
12 45 (19.57%) AngularJS
13 39 (16.96%) Visual Studio
14 37 (16.09%) ASP.NET Web API
15 36 (15.65%) jQuery
16 33 (14.35%) Software Engineering
16 33 (14.35%) Oracle
17 32 (13.91%) Web Services
17 32 (13.91%) ASP.NET MVC
17 32 (13.91%) Entity Framework
18 30 (13.04%) HTML5
19 26 (11.30%) Microsoft Azure
20 25 (10.87%) XML
21 24 (10.43%) Scrum
21 24 (10.43%) Test Automation
21 24 (10.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 23 (10.00%) Finance
22 23 (10.00%) TCP/IP
23 22 (9.57%) Git (software)
23 22 (9.57%) Team Foundation Server

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 16 (6.96%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.04%) K2 blackpearl
3 5 (2.17%) NServiceBus
3 5 (2.17%) Umbraco
4 4 (1.74%) CMS
5 3 (1.30%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.87%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.43%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (0.87%) InfoPath
1 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.43%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 3 (1.30%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.43%) ENOVIA
3 1 (0.43%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.43%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (11.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (5.65%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.17%) Dynamics 365
3 5 (2.17%) Serverless
4 4 (1.74%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (1.30%) Office 365
6 2 (0.87%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 23 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.87%) Modbus
3 1 (0.43%) Internet
3 1 (0.43%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 24 (10.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (7.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (6.96%) Relational Database
5 11 (4.78%) Oracle Database
6 9 (3.91%) MongoDB
7 8 (3.48%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (3.04%) Crystal Reports
8 7 (3.04%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (2.61%) Redis
10 5 (2.17%) Blockchain
10 5 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.74%) NoSQL
11 4 (1.74%) SQLite
12 3 (1.30%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (1.30%) DTS
12 3 (1.30%) MySQL
12 3 (1.30%) Power BI
12 3 (1.30%) SQL Server 2014
13 2 (0.87%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 39 (16.96%) Visual Studio
2 22 (9.57%) Git (software)
2 22 (9.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (8.26%) Selenium
4 12 (5.22%) Jenkins
5 7 (3.04%) NUnit
6 5 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (2.17%) Visual Studio Code
7 4 (1.74%) JIRA
7 4 (1.74%) Moq
7 4 (1.74%) Subversion
7 4 (1.74%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (1.30%) Grunt
8 3 (1.30%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.30%) Protractor
8 3 (1.30%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.30%) WebStorm
9 2 (0.87%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.87%) gulp
9 2 (0.87%) MSTest
General
1 23 (10.00%) Finance
2 17 (7.39%) Retail
3 7 (3.04%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.30%) Automotive
4 3 (1.30%) Billing
4 3 (1.30%) Legal
5 1 (0.43%) Advertising
5 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 185 (80.43%) Developer
2 74 (32.17%) C# Developer
3 62 (26.96%) .NET Developer
4 31 (13.48%) SQL Developer
5 29 (12.61%) C# .NET Developer
6 26 (11.30%) Full Stack Developer
7 21 (9.13%) Backend Developer
8 20 (8.70%) Software Developer
9 18 (7.83%) Software Engineer
10 14 (6.09%) Agile Developer
10 14 (6.09%) C# Software Developer
11 13 (5.65%) Automation Tester
11 13 (5.65%) C# Software Engineer
11 13 (5.65%) Tester
12 12 (5.22%) ASP.NET Developer
12 12 (5.22%) Developer in Test
12 12 (5.22%) Oracle Developer
12 12 (5.22%) Selenium Automation Tester
12 12 (5.22%) Selenium Tester
13 11 (4.78%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (77.39%) .NET
2 93 (40.43%) ASP.NET
3 74 (32.17%) HTML
4 59 (25.65%) CSS
5 50 (21.74%) .NET Framework
6 45 (19.57%) AngularJS
7 37 (16.09%) ASP.NET Web API
8 36 (15.65%) jQuery
9 32 (13.91%) ASP.NET MVC
9 32 (13.91%) Entity Framework
9 32 (13.91%) Web Services
10 30 (13.04%) HTML5
11 25 (10.87%) XML
12 22 (9.57%) CSS3
13 19 (8.26%) LINQ
13 19 (8.26%) Node.js
14 16 (6.96%) React
14 16 (6.96%) REST
15 15 (6.52%) RabbitMQ
16 14 (6.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.96%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (5.22%) Mobile App
3 7 (3.04%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.61%) User Experience
5 4 (1.74%) Fintech
6 2 (0.87%) NHS
6 2 (0.87%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.43%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.43%) EPoS
7 1 (0.43%) GPGPU
7 1 (0.43%) iPad
7 1 (0.43%) iPhone
7 1 (0.43%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.43%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.43%) Robotics
7 1 (0.43%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 21 (9.13%) Windows
2 6 (2.61%) Android
3 5 (2.17%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.74%) Linux
4 4 (1.74%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (1.30%) Unix
6 2 (0.87%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (36.09%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (28.26%) MVC
3 33 (14.35%) Software Engineering
4 24 (10.43%) Scrum
4 24 (10.43%) Test Automation
5 22 (9.57%) Microservices
6 17 (7.39%) Computer Science
6 17 (7.39%) TDD
6 17 (7.39%) Unit Testing
7 16 (6.96%) E-Commerce
8 15 (6.52%) Waterfall
8 15 (6.52%) Web Development
9 14 (6.09%) OO
10 13 (5.65%) Front End Development
11 10 (4.35%) High Availability
11 10 (4.35%) SDLC
11 10 (4.35%) SOA
11 10 (4.35%) UML
12 9 (3.91%) Kanban
12 9 (3.91%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 123 (53.48%) SQL
2 81 (35.22%) JavaScript
3 18 (7.83%) Java
3 18 (7.83%) T-SQL
4 15 (6.52%) Python
4 15 (6.52%) VB.NET
5 11 (4.78%) PowerShell
6 10 (4.35%) PL/SQL
7 9 (3.91%) TypeScript
8 5 (2.17%) C++
8 5 (2.17%) VB
9 4 (1.74%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.30%) PHP
11 2 (0.87%) C
11 2 (0.87%) Delphi
11 2 (0.87%) Perl
11 2 (0.87%) VB6
11 2 (0.87%) VBA
12 1 (0.43%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.43%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 21 (9.13%) Degree
2 17 (7.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.17%) Master's Degree
4 4 (1.74%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.30%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.87%) HND
6 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.43%) MBCS
7 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.48%) ISO 9001
2 7 (3.04%) QA
3 6 (2.61%) TickIT
4 2 (0.87%) PMO
5 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (5.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.87%) Control-M
Vendors
1 71 (30.87%) Microsoft
2 33 (14.35%) Oracle
3 8 (3.48%) Xamarin
4 7 (3.04%) SAP
5 4 (1.74%) Sencha
6 2 (0.87%) Siemens
6 2 (0.87%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.87%) Tableau
7 1 (0.43%) Automation Anywhere
7 1 (0.43%) Blue Prism
7 1 (0.43%) Google
7 1 (0.43%) Sage
7 1 (0.43%) Splunk