Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 14 15
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1 -3
Contract jobs citing C# 277 300 279
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 9.50% 10.04% 8.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.84% 24.75% 27.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 172 199
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% +4.62% -
10th Percentile £269 £263 £225
90th Percentile £525 £450 £525
England median daily rate £445 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +7.88% +3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 14
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +42.86% -
10th Percentile £41.25 £47.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £67.50 £39.18
England median hourly rate £43.00 £41.50 £38.63
% change year-on-year +3.61% +7.44% -0.96%

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 1,213 1,212 1,017
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 41.58% 40.58% 32.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 763 758 640
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £368 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.84% +12.21% -4.38%
10th Percentile £264 £248 £225
90th Percentile £525 £500 £475
England median daily rate £475 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +6.74% +4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 22 29
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +84.21%
10th Percentile £14.73 £17.95 £13.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £66.00 £76.75
England median hourly rate £40.75 £41.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year -1.81% +7.10% +10.71%

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 +3 138 £388 +10.71% 78
Leicestershire -4 57 £307 +2.17% 60
Northamptonshire -2 50 £416 +4.06% 46
Derbyshire -7 15 £400 +23.08% 46
Lincolnshire -3 13 £400 +13.48% 22
C#
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 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#.

1 206 (74.37%) .NET
2 110 (39.71%) SQL
3 105 (37.91%) Agile Software Development
4 100 (36.10%) JavaScript
5 91 (32.85%) MVC
6 89 (32.13%) ASP.NET
7 86 (31.05%) HTML
8 83 (29.96%) SQL Server
9 64 (23.10%) CSS
10 61 (22.02%) TDD
11 57 (20.58%) Git (software)
12 52 (18.77%) Scrum
13 50 (18.05%) Web Services
13 50 (18.05%) AngularJS
14 47 (16.97%) Microsoft
15 45 (16.25%) WCF
16 42 (15.16%) WPF
16 42 (15.16%) jQuery
16 42 (15.16%) Test Automation
17 41 (14.80%) Oracle
18 40 (14.44%) ASP.NET Web API
19 37 (13.36%) Java
19 37 (13.36%) .NET Framework
20 35 (12.64%) E-Commerce
21 34 (12.27%) Microsoft Azure
22 32 (11.55%) PL/SQL
23 30 (10.83%) Amazon AWS
23 30 (10.83%) MongoDB
23 30 (10.83%) Microservices
24 28 (10.11%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 24 (8.66%) CMS
2 22 (7.94%) Umbraco
3 15 (5.42%) Sitecore CMS
4 14 (5.05%) SharePoint
5 10 (3.61%) SharePoint Server
6 7 (2.53%) K2 blackpearl
7 6 (2.17%) IIS
8 5 (1.81%) Apache Solr
8 5 (1.81%) NServiceBus
9 4 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.72%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.36%) Confluence
11 1 (0.36%) DNN
11 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.36%) Kentico
Applications
1 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.36%) HipChat
2 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.36%) LabWindows
1 1 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 34 (12.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (10.83%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (5.05%) PaaS
4 8 (2.89%) Google Analytics
5 5 (1.81%) SaaS
5 5 (1.81%) Trello
6 2 (0.72%) GitHub
6 2 (0.72%) IaaS
6 2 (0.72%) Serverless
7 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.36%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.36%) BrowserStack
7 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.36%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.36%) Office 365
7 1 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.97%) FTP
2 9 (3.25%) HTTP
3 7 (2.53%) HTTPS
3 7 (2.53%) Wireshark
4 6 (2.17%) SMS
4 6 (2.17%) SSL
4 6 (2.17%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.36%) Internet
5 1 (0.36%) Modbus
5 1 (0.36%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (29.96%) SQL Server
2 30 (10.83%) MongoDB
3 28 (10.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (5.42%) NoSQL
5 14 (5.05%) Oracle Database
5 14 (5.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (4.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (3.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (2.89%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (2.89%) Power BI
9 6 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (2.17%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (1.08%) Big Data
10 3 (1.08%) MySQL
10 3 (1.08%) Redis
10 3 (1.08%) SQLPlus
11 2 (0.72%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2016
12 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 57 (20.58%) Git (software)
2 26 (9.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (8.30%) Selenium
4 19 (6.86%) Octopus Deploy
5 17 (6.14%) Jenkins
5 17 (6.14%) Visual Studio
6 13 (4.69%) JIRA
7 12 (4.33%) Cucumber
8 11 (3.97%) WebDriver
9 10 (3.61%) NUnit
10 8 (2.89%) SpecFlow
10 8 (2.89%) TeamCity
11 6 (2.17%) gulp
12 5 (1.81%) Bower
12 5 (1.81%) CasperJS
12 5 (1.81%) Jasmine
12 5 (1.81%) Karma Test Runner
12 5 (1.81%) webpack
12 5 (1.81%) Yeoman
13 4 (1.44%) Moq
General
1 26 (9.39%) Retail
2 19 (6.86%) Finance
3 8 (2.89%) Advertising
3 8 (2.89%) Marketing
4 7 (2.53%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.81%) Back Office
6 4 (1.44%) Legal
7 2 (0.72%) Automotive
7 2 (0.72%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.36%) Banking
8 1 (0.36%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 189 (68.23%) Developer
2 85 (30.69%) .NET Developer
3 70 (25.27%) C# Developer
4 39 (14.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 29 (10.47%) Architect
6 18 (6.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 18 (6.50%) Software Developer
7 17 (6.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 17 (6.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 17 (6.14%) Solutions Architect
8 16 (5.78%) Full Stack Developer
8 16 (5.78%) Web Developer
9 14 (5.05%) Analyst
10 11 (3.97%) WPF Developer
11 10 (3.61%) Designer
11 10 (3.61%) E-Commerce Developer
11 10 (3.61%) Senior Developer
11 10 (3.61%) SQL Developer
12 9 (3.25%) .NET Architect
12 9 (3.25%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (74.37%) .NET
2 89 (32.13%) ASP.NET
3 86 (31.05%) HTML
4 64 (23.10%) CSS
5 50 (18.05%) AngularJS
5 50 (18.05%) Web Services
6 45 (16.25%) WCF
7 42 (15.16%) jQuery
7 42 (15.16%) WPF
8 40 (14.44%) ASP.NET Web API
9 37 (13.36%) .NET Framework
10 27 (9.75%) XML
11 26 (9.39%) ASP.NET MVC
11 26 (9.39%) HTML5
12 25 (9.03%) CSS3
13 21 (7.58%) React
14 20 (7.22%) .NET Core
14 20 (7.22%) Node.js
15 18 (6.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 17 (6.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.33%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (1.44%) CCTV
3 4 (1.44%) Public Cloud
4 3 (1.08%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.08%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (1.08%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.08%) NHS
4 3 (1.08%) Replication
4 3 (1.08%) User Experience
5 2 (0.72%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.36%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.36%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.36%) Optoelectronics
6 1 (0.36%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.36%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.78%) Windows
2 15 (5.42%) Unix
3 4 (1.44%) Linux
4 1 (0.36%) Android
4 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.36%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.36%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (37.91%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (32.85%) MVC
3 61 (22.02%) TDD
4 52 (18.77%) Scrum
5 42 (15.16%) Test Automation
6 35 (12.64%) E-Commerce
7 30 (10.83%) Microservices
8 25 (9.03%) BDD
9 23 (8.30%) Web Development
10 21 (7.58%) Unit Testing
11 20 (7.22%) OO
12 19 (6.86%) Analytics
13 17 (6.14%) SOA
14 16 (5.78%) Front End Development
14 16 (5.78%) OOP
15 15 (5.42%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (5.42%) DevOps
15 15 (5.42%) MVVM
15 15 (5.42%) Translating Business Requirements
16 14 (5.05%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 110 (39.71%) SQL
2 100 (36.10%) JavaScript
3 37 (13.36%) Java
4 32 (11.55%) PL/SQL
5 25 (9.03%) VB.NET
6 17 (6.14%) T-SQL
7 14 (5.05%) PowerShell
7 14 (5.05%) Shell Script
8 8 (2.89%) Python
9 6 (2.17%) VBA
10 5 (1.81%) TypeScript
10 5 (1.81%) VB
11 4 (1.44%) C++
12 3 (1.08%) Go
12 3 (1.08%) Perl
12 3 (1.08%) VB6
12 3 (1.08%) XAML
13 2 (0.72%) VBScript
14 1 (0.36%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.36%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (3.97%) Degree
2 5 (1.81%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.72%) ISEB
3 2 (0.72%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (0.72%) Master's Degree
3 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.72%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.36%) HND
4 1 (0.36%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.05%) QA
2 3 (1.08%) PMO
System Software
1 26 (9.39%) Docker
2 3 (1.08%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.36%) Firmware
3 1 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (1.81%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.72%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.72%) Terraform
3 1 (0.36%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.36%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 47 (16.97%) Microsoft
2 41 (14.80%) Oracle
3 19 (6.86%) Sitecore
4 8 (2.89%) Google
5 6 (2.17%) SAP
6 3 (1.08%) Splunk
6 3 (1.08%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.72%) Capita
8 1 (0.36%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.36%) Blue Coat
8 1 (0.36%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.36%) HP
8 1 (0.36%) IBM
8 1 (0.36%) Infoblox
8 1 (0.36%) McAfee
8 1 (0.36%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.36%) Siemens
8 1 (0.36%) Symantec
8 1 (0.36%) VMware