Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 9 12
Rank change year-on-year -6 +3 0
Contract jobs citing C# 254 368 312
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 8.48% 11.71% 9.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.34% 30.09% 29.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 213 223
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £270 £260 £251
90th Percentile £563 £450 £525
England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 5
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 - £38.50
10th Percentile £37.35 - £36.65
90th Percentile £47.50 - £43.45
England median hourly rate £44.56 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +8.68% +2.50% +6.67%

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 1,137 1,223 1,051
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 37.98% 38.91% 33.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 706 767 645
East Midlands median daily rate £386 £368 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.10% +5.00% +3.70%
10th Percentile £259 £237 £240
90th Percentile £538 £513 £475
England median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 16 25
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £27.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.41% +42.11% -2.56%
10th Percentile £13.18 £13.50 £13.20
90th Percentile £57.44 £41.75 £41.85
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.94%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 -5 102 £413 +13.79% 110
Leicestershire -8 66 £340 +4.62% 72
Northamptonshire -2 47 £438 +16.67% 38
Derbyshire -18 21 £375 +18.11% 38
Lincolnshire -1 19 £350 - 18
C#
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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#.

1 197 (77.56%) .NET
2 103 (40.55%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (37.40%) MVC
4 92 (36.22%) JavaScript
5 82 (32.28%) SQL Server
6 79 (31.10%) ASP.NET
7 76 (29.92%) SQL
8 73 (28.74%) CSS
9 68 (26.77%) HTML
10 58 (22.83%) TDD
11 45 (17.72%) ASP.NET Web API
12 43 (16.93%) Git (software)
12 43 (16.93%) AngularJS
12 43 (16.93%) Microsoft
13 42 (16.54%) .NET Framework
13 42 (16.54%) Microservices
14 41 (16.14%) jQuery
14 41 (16.14%) Web Services
15 39 (15.35%) Java
16 37 (14.57%) ASP.NET MVC
17 36 (14.17%) Test Automation
18 32 (12.60%) MongoDB
18 32 (12.60%) Finance
19 31 (12.20%) Node.js
20 29 (11.42%) .NET Core
20 29 (11.42%) Web Development
20 29 (11.42%) WPF
21 27 (10.63%) Oracle
21 27 (10.63%) Windows
21 27 (10.63%) Docker

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 (6.30%) CMS
2 11 (4.33%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.33%) Umbraco
3 7 (2.76%) IIS
4 6 (2.36%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.18%) NServiceBus
5 3 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.79%) Documentum
6 2 (0.79%) K2 blackpearl
6 2 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.39%) Content Management Server
7 1 (0.39%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.39%) GeoServer
7 1 (0.39%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (1.18%) Simulink
2 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.79%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.39%) LabWindows
2 1 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 27 (10.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (9.45%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (6.30%) PaaS
4 13 (5.12%) Google Analytics
5 8 (3.15%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.57%) SaaS
7 3 (1.18%) GitHub
8 2 (0.79%) IaaS
8 2 (0.79%) Serverless
9 1 (0.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.39%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.39%) BrowserStack
9 1 (0.39%) Office 365
9 1 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.76%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.57%) SMS
3 3 (1.18%) FTP
3 3 (1.18%) Modbus
4 2 (0.79%) CTI
5 1 (0.39%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.39%) Intranet
5 1 (0.39%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (32.28%) SQL Server
2 32 (12.60%) MongoDB
3 24 (9.45%) NoSQL
4 12 (4.72%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (4.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (3.94%) Relational Database
7 9 (3.54%) Big Data
8 6 (2.36%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.97%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.57%) MySQL
10 4 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.57%) Redis
11 3 (1.18%) Apache Hive
11 3 (1.18%) CouchDB
11 3 (1.18%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (1.18%) PowerCenter
11 3 (1.18%) Spotfire
12 2 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 43 (16.93%) Git (software)
2 26 (10.24%) Visual Studio
3 19 (7.48%) Selenium
4 12 (4.72%) WebDriver
5 11 (4.33%) Cucumber
5 11 (4.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (3.54%) Jenkins
7 8 (3.15%) NUnit
7 8 (3.15%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (2.76%) gulp
8 7 (2.76%) Jasmine
9 6 (2.36%) Karma Test Runner
10 5 (1.97%) Bower
10 5 (1.97%) CasperJS
10 5 (1.97%) JIRA
10 5 (1.97%) webpack
10 5 (1.97%) Yeoman
11 4 (1.57%) JMeter
11 4 (1.57%) SoapUI
12 3 (1.18%) SpecFlow
General
1 32 (12.60%) Finance
2 24 (9.45%) Retail
3 13 (5.12%) Advertising
3 13 (5.12%) Marketing
4 10 (3.94%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.15%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.18%) Automotive
6 3 (1.18%) Electronics
6 3 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.79%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.39%) Banking
8 1 (0.39%) Games
8 1 (0.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 164 (64.57%) Developer
2 68 (26.77%) .NET Developer
3 57 (22.44%) C# Developer
4 37 (14.57%) Architect
5 35 (13.78%) C# .NET Developer
6 19 (7.48%) JavaScript Developer
7 18 (7.09%) Solutions Architect
8 17 (6.69%) ASP.NET Developer
8 17 (6.69%) Senior Developer
8 17 (6.69%) Web Developer
9 15 (5.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 15 (5.91%) Software Developer
10 14 (5.51%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 13 (5.12%) Full Stack Developer
12 12 (4.72%) Senior .NET Developer
12 12 (4.72%) SQL Developer
13 11 (4.33%) C# Software Developer
13 11 (4.33%) HTML Developer
13 11 (4.33%) Senior C# Developer
13 11 (4.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (77.56%) .NET
2 79 (31.10%) ASP.NET
3 73 (28.74%) CSS
4 68 (26.77%) HTML
5 45 (17.72%) ASP.NET Web API
6 43 (16.93%) AngularJS
7 42 (16.54%) .NET Framework
8 41 (16.14%) jQuery
8 41 (16.14%) Web Services
9 37 (14.57%) ASP.NET MVC
10 31 (12.20%) Node.js
11 29 (11.42%) .NET Core
11 29 (11.42%) WPF
12 25 (9.84%) HTML5
12 25 (9.84%) WCF
13 24 (9.45%) RESTful
14 19 (7.48%) CSS3
15 17 (6.69%) Entity Framework
15 17 (6.69%) React
16 16 (6.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.33%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.94%) Computer Science
3 9 (3.54%) User Experience
4 5 (1.97%) Private Cloud
5 4 (1.57%) CCTV
5 4 (1.57%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.18%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.18%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.79%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.79%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.39%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.39%) NHS
8 1 (0.39%) Optoelectronics
8 1 (0.39%) Robotics
8 1 (0.39%) SCADA
8 1 (0.39%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (10.63%) Windows
2 5 (1.97%) Android
3 3 (1.18%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.18%) Linux
3 3 (1.18%) Unix
3 3 (1.18%) Windows 10
3 3 (1.18%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.39%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.39%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (40.55%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (37.40%) MVC
3 58 (22.83%) TDD
4 42 (16.54%) Microservices
5 36 (14.17%) Test Automation
6 29 (11.42%) Web Development
7 26 (10.24%) BDD
7 26 (10.24%) Scrum
8 25 (9.84%) OO
9 24 (9.45%) Unit Testing
10 21 (8.27%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (8.27%) DevOps
11 20 (7.87%) Analytics
12 18 (7.09%) Cybersecurity
12 18 (7.09%) E-Commerce
12 18 (7.09%) Front End Development
12 18 (7.09%) OOP
12 18 (7.09%) Software Engineering
13 16 (6.30%) SOA
14 14 (5.51%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 92 (36.22%) JavaScript
2 76 (29.92%) SQL
3 39 (15.35%) Java
4 20 (7.87%) VB.NET
5 12 (4.72%) Python
6 10 (3.94%) C++
6 10 (3.94%) TypeScript
7 8 (3.15%) VB
7 8 (3.15%) XAML
8 7 (2.76%) PowerShell
9 6 (2.36%) PL/SQL
9 6 (2.36%) VB6
10 4 (1.57%) ES6
10 4 (1.57%) MATLAB
10 4 (1.57%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.18%) Perl
11 3 (1.18%) PHP
11 3 (1.18%) R
11 3 (1.18%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (5.91%) Security Cleared
2 10 (3.94%) Degree
3 8 (3.15%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.97%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.79%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.79%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.39%) HND
6 1 (0.39%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.54%) QA
2 4 (1.57%) SLA
3 3 (1.18%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.79%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 2 (0.79%) CDISC
4 2 (0.79%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.79%) GxP
4 2 (0.79%) HL7
5 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.39%) PMO
System Software
1 27 (10.63%) Docker
2 5 (1.97%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.79%) Firmware
3 2 (0.79%) vSphere
4 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.79%) Kubernetes
1 2 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.79%) Terraform
2 1 (0.39%) Jamf Pro
2 1 (0.39%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 43 (16.93%) Microsoft
2 27 (10.63%) Oracle
3 14 (5.51%) Google
4 12 (4.72%) Sitecore
5 6 (2.36%) Xamarin
6 4 (1.57%) SAP
7 3 (1.18%) Capita
7 3 (1.18%) Informatica
7 3 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.18%) Siemens
7 3 (1.18%) Tableau
7 3 (1.18%) VMware
8 2 (0.79%) Citrix
8 2 (0.79%) IBM
8 2 (0.79%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (0.79%) Siebel
9 1 (0.39%) Apple
9 1 (0.39%) Cognos
9 1 (0.39%) HP
9 1 (0.39%) Remedy