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 3 months to 26 June 2017 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 13 9
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4  
Contract jobs citing C# 145 146 171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 9.42% 9.62% 10.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.31% 29.08% 26.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 96 128
Median daily rate £325 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £246 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +2.85% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £39.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.20% +160.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% -3.84%  

C# is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 622 502 647
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 40.42% 33.09% 40.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 325 412
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 9
Median hourly rate £50.00 £44.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.63% +131.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing C# as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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#
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +6 56 £345 -6.12% 53
Leicestershire -5 53 £300 +7.14% 21
Northamptonshire -3 28 £335 -16.25% 15
Lincolnshire +10 21 £353 +6.81% 4
Derbyshire -16 7 £325 +4.00% 12
C#
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for C#.

1 263 (88.85%) .NET
2 119 (40.20%) JavaScript
3 116 (39.19%) ASP.NET
4 115 (38.85%) SQL Server
4 115 (38.85%) MVC
5 107 (36.15%) HTML
6 104 (35.14%) SQL
7 89 (30.07%) CSS
8 88 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
9 73 (24.66%) Microsoft
10 71 (23.99%) TDD
11 67 (22.64%) .NET Framework
12 58 (19.59%) WPF
13 50 (16.89%) WCF
14 49 (16.55%) jQuery
14 49 (16.55%) HTML5
15 44 (14.86%) Scrum
16 42 (14.19%) ASP.NET MVC
16 42 (14.19%) AngularJS
17 41 (13.85%) E-Commerce
18 40 (13.51%) CSS3
19 39 (13.18%) Web Services
20 35 (11.82%) XML
20 35 (11.82%) OO
21 33 (11.15%) Windows
22 32 (10.81%) VB.NET
23 30 (10.14%) ASP.NET Web API
23 30 (10.14%) Entity Framework
23 30 (10.14%) VB
24 27 (9.12%) Git (software)

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 20 (6.76%) CMS
2 15 (5.07%) SharePoint
3 14 (4.73%) NServiceBus
4 10 (3.38%) ArcGIS
5 9 (3.04%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.35%) Confluence
6 4 (1.35%) IIS
6 4 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (1.35%) Sitefinity
7 3 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.68%) DNN
8 2 (0.68%) K2 blackpearl
9 1 (0.34%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.34%) Documentum
9 1 (0.34%) nginx
9 1 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.34%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.68%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.34%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.73%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (4.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.35%) SaaS
3 3 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.01%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.38%) Link 16
2 6 (2.03%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.68%) Intranet
4 1 (0.34%) DNS
4 1 (0.34%) FTP
4 1 (0.34%) HTTP
4 1 (0.34%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (38.85%) SQL Server
2 20 (6.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (5.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (3.38%) Oracle Database
4 10 (3.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (3.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (2.70%) MongoDB
5 8 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (2.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 7 (2.36%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (2.36%) SQL Server 2016
7 5 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (1.01%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.68%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.68%) MySQL
10 2 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.34%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 27 (9.12%) Git (software)
2 24 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (6.42%) Visual Studio
4 14 (4.73%) JIRA
4 14 (4.73%) NUnit
5 11 (3.72%) MSTest
6 10 (3.38%) Octopus Deploy
7 9 (3.04%) Jenkins
8 8 (2.70%) Selenium
9 7 (2.36%) Moq
9 7 (2.36%) Subversion
10 6 (2.03%) gulp
10 6 (2.03%) TeamCity
11 4 (1.35%) Jasmine
11 4 (1.35%) Karma Test Runner
11 4 (1.35%) SpecFlow
12 3 (1.01%) Cucumber
13 2 (0.68%) Grunt
13 2 (0.68%) Mocha
13 2 (0.68%) Yeoman
General
1 23 (7.77%) Finance
2 18 (6.08%) Retail
3 10 (3.38%) Avionics
3 10 (3.38%) Military
4 8 (2.70%) Marketing
5 7 (2.36%) Advertising
5 7 (2.36%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.03%) Automotive
7 3 (1.01%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.68%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.68%) Back Office
8 2 (0.68%) Games
9 1 (0.34%) Banking
9 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.34%) Law
9 1 (0.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 236 (79.73%) Developer
2 123 (41.55%) .NET Developer
3 109 (36.82%) C# Developer
4 79 (26.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 45 (15.20%) ASP.NET Developer
6 34 (11.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 31 (10.47%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 20 (6.76%) Software Engineer
9 19 (6.42%) Angular Developer
9 19 (6.42%) WPF Developer
10 18 (6.08%) C# Software Engineer
10 18 (6.08%) Full Stack Developer
11 15 (5.07%) Architect
12 13 (4.39%) Senior Developer
12 13 (4.39%) SharePoint Developer
13 12 (4.05%) JavaScript Developer
13 12 (4.05%) Web Developer
14 11 (3.72%) Sitecore Developer
15 10 (3.38%) C# WPF Developer
15 10 (3.38%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 263 (88.85%) .NET
2 116 (39.19%) ASP.NET
3 107 (36.15%) HTML
4 89 (30.07%) CSS
5 67 (22.64%) .NET Framework
6 58 (19.59%) WPF
7 50 (16.89%) WCF
8 49 (16.55%) HTML5
8 49 (16.55%) jQuery
9 42 (14.19%) AngularJS
9 42 (14.19%) ASP.NET MVC
10 40 (13.51%) CSS3
11 39 (13.18%) Web Services
12 35 (11.82%) XML
13 30 (10.14%) ASP.NET Web API
13 30 (10.14%) Entity Framework
14 24 (8.11%) Node.js
15 21 (7.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 18 (6.08%) KnockoutJS
17 12 (4.05%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
1 17 (5.74%) User Experience
2 11 (3.72%) Mobile App
3 9 (3.04%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (1.35%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (1.35%) EPoS
5 3 (1.01%) Driving Licence
5 3 (1.01%) iPad
5 3 (1.01%) iPhone
6 2 (0.68%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.34%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.34%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.34%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.34%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 33 (11.15%) Windows
2 9 (3.04%) Android
3 8 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 7 (2.36%) Unix
5 4 (1.35%) Linux
5 4 (1.35%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.68%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (38.85%) MVC
2 88 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (23.99%) TDD
4 44 (14.86%) Scrum
5 41 (13.85%) E-Commerce
6 35 (11.82%) OO
7 26 (8.78%) Software Engineering
7 26 (8.78%) Web Development
8 25 (8.45%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (8.45%) Test Automation
9 24 (8.11%) Dependency Injection
9 24 (8.11%) MVVM
10 22 (7.43%) Front End Development
11 20 (6.76%) SOLID
12 18 (6.08%) Unit Testing
13 16 (5.41%) Microservices
14 15 (5.07%) Software Testing
15 14 (4.73%) Business Intelligence
16 12 (4.05%) CRM
16 12 (4.05%) UML
Programming Languages
1 119 (40.20%) JavaScript
2 104 (35.14%) SQL
3 32 (10.81%) VB.NET
4 30 (10.14%) VB
5 16 (5.41%) T-SQL
6 14 (4.73%) C
6 14 (4.73%) Java
7 12 (4.05%) PowerShell
8 11 (3.72%) VB6
9 10 (3.38%) PL/SQL
10 9 (3.04%) Python
10 9 (3.04%) VBA
11 8 (2.70%) C++
12 6 (2.03%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.69%) XAML
14 3 (1.01%) Apple Swift
14 3 (1.01%) Objective-C
14 3 (1.01%) TypeScript
14 3 (1.01%) VBScript
15 2 (0.68%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (6.42%) Degree
1 19 (6.42%) Security Cleared
2 16 (5.41%) SC Cleared
3 12 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (3.04%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.34%) Analytics IQ
5 1 (0.34%) HNC
5 1 (0.34%) HND
5 1 (0.34%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.38%) MIL-STD-1553
2 5 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 12 (4.05%) Docker
2 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.01%) Kubernetes
1 3 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.68%) Consul
2 2 (0.68%) Terraform
Vendors
1 73 (24.66%) Microsoft
2 21 (7.09%) Oracle
3 14 (4.73%) Xamarin
4 13 (4.39%) Sitecore
5 8 (2.70%) SAP
6 4 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.35%) Twitter
7 3 (1.01%) Google
8 2 (0.68%) Cognos
8 2 (0.68%) IBM
8 2 (0.68%) Informatica
8 2 (0.68%) Telerik
9 1 (0.34%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.34%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.34%) Siemens
9 1 (0.34%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.34%) VMware
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