Period
to 18 August 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 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 17 12
Rank change year-on-year +7 -5 -3
Contract jobs citing C# 303 267 280
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 10.56% 8.57% 8.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.73% 21.33% 26.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 172 178
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £338 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -0.74% +4.62%
10th Percentile £269 £263 £232
90th Percentile £525 £459 £475
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 13
East Midlands median hourly rate £41.25 £50.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.50% +42.86% -
10th Percentile £35.00 £47.05 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £66.00 £39.80
England median hourly rate £42.00 £42.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year -1.18% +11.84% -5.00%

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 1,225 1,252 1,038
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 42.68% 40.19% 32.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 800 819 670
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £288 £268 £245
90th Percentile £525 £509 £501
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 19 23
East Midlands median hourly rate £41.00 £50.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.00% +25.00% +110.53%
10th Percentile £14.98 £33.50 £13.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £67.50 £76.75
England median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +4.90%

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 August 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 August 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 +1 118 £384 +9.64% 80
Northamptonshire +9 73 £389 +7.24% 66
Leicestershire +4 73 £335 +11.67% 64
Derbyshire +14 21 £375 +15.38% 34
Lincolnshire -8 3 £425 +1.49% 13
C#
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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#.

1 242 (79.87%) .NET
2 159 (52.48%) SQL
3 113 (37.29%) ASP.NET
4 112 (36.96%) SQL Server
5 104 (34.32%) JavaScript
6 102 (33.66%) Agile Software Development
7 91 (30.03%) HTML
8 87 (28.71%) MVC
9 71 (23.43%) Microsoft
10 63 (20.79%) CSS
11 59 (19.47%) Scrum
12 54 (17.82%) .NET Framework
13 53 (17.49%) AngularJS
14 50 (16.50%) Git (software)
15 49 (16.17%) ASP.NET Web API
16 48 (15.84%) TDD
16 48 (15.84%) Oracle
17 46 (15.18%) Web Services
18 45 (14.85%) jQuery
19 41 (13.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 41 (13.53%) WCF
20 37 (12.21%) E-Commerce
21 36 (11.88%) XML
22 34 (11.22%) WPF
22 34 (11.22%) Microsoft Azure
23 33 (10.89%) HTML5
24 31 (10.23%) CSS3
25 30 (9.90%) Visual Studio
25 30 (9.90%) PL/SQL
26 29 (9.57%) Retail

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 22 (7.26%) CMS
2 21 (6.93%) SharePoint
3 18 (5.94%) Umbraco
4 14 (4.62%) K2 blackpearl
4 14 (4.62%) Sitecore CMS
5 12 (3.96%) SharePoint Server
6 8 (2.64%) NServiceBus
7 6 (1.98%) Apache Solr
8 4 (1.32%) EPiServer
8 4 (1.32%) IIS
8 4 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.66%) DNN
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.33%) Confluence
10 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.33%) Kentico
Applications
1 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.33%) CATIA
2 1 (0.33%) HipChat
2 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.33%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 34 (11.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (6.60%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.31%) Trello
4 6 (1.98%) Serverless
5 4 (1.32%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (1.32%) PaaS
6 3 (0.99%) SaaS
7 2 (0.66%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.66%) IaaS
8 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.61%) TCP/IP
2 9 (2.97%) FTP
2 9 (2.97%) HTTP
3 7 (2.31%) HTTPS
3 7 (2.31%) Wireshark
4 6 (1.98%) SMS
4 6 (1.98%) SSL
5 1 (0.33%) Internet
5 1 (0.33%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (36.96%) SQL Server
2 41 (13.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (7.26%) MongoDB
3 22 (7.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (5.61%) Oracle Database
5 15 (4.95%) Relational Database
6 14 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (3.30%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (2.64%) Power BI
9 7 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (2.31%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (2.31%) Redis
9 7 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (1.98%) NoSQL
11 5 (1.65%) Blockchain
12 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2016
12 3 (0.99%) SQLPlus
13 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
14 1 (0.33%) Big Data
14 1 (0.33%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 50 (16.50%) Git (software)
2 30 (9.90%) Visual Studio
3 28 (9.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (6.93%) Octopus Deploy
5 17 (5.61%) Selenium
6 16 (5.28%) Jenkins
7 13 (4.29%) TeamCity
8 12 (3.96%) NUnit
9 11 (3.63%) JIRA
10 9 (2.97%) Cucumber
11 6 (1.98%) SpecFlow
12 4 (1.32%) IntelliJ
12 4 (1.32%) Jasmine
12 4 (1.32%) Moq
12 4 (1.32%) WebDriver
13 3 (0.99%) MSTest
13 3 (0.99%) Oracle APEX
13 3 (0.99%) Protractor
13 3 (0.99%) Subversion
13 3 (0.99%) WebStorm
General
1 29 (9.57%) Retail
2 21 (6.93%) Finance
3 9 (2.97%) Legal
4 5 (1.65%) Automotive
4 5 (1.65%) Back Office
5 4 (1.32%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.33%) Law
6 1 (0.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 224 (73.93%) Developer
2 106 (34.98%) .NET Developer
3 98 (32.34%) C# Developer
4 54 (17.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 32 (10.56%) SQL Developer
6 27 (8.91%) Architect
7 23 (7.59%) ASP.NET Developer
8 22 (7.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 20 (6.60%) Software Developer
10 19 (6.27%) Full Stack Developer
11 18 (5.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 15 (4.95%) .NET Architect
12 15 (4.95%) E-Commerce Developer
12 15 (4.95%) Software Engineer
13 14 (4.62%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
13 14 (4.62%) C# Software Developer
14 13 (4.29%) Backend Developer
14 13 (4.29%) Web Developer
15 12 (3.96%) Analyst
15 12 (3.96%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 242 (79.87%) .NET
2 113 (37.29%) ASP.NET
3 91 (30.03%) HTML
4 63 (20.79%) CSS
5 54 (17.82%) .NET Framework
6 53 (17.49%) AngularJS
7 49 (16.17%) ASP.NET Web API
8 46 (15.18%) Web Services
9 45 (14.85%) jQuery
10 41 (13.53%) WCF
11 36 (11.88%) XML
12 34 (11.22%) WPF
13 33 (10.89%) HTML5
14 31 (10.23%) CSS3
15 28 (9.24%) ASP.NET MVC
16 25 (8.25%) React
17 24 (7.92%) Entity Framework
18 20 (6.60%) Node.js
19 17 (5.61%) RabbitMQ
20 16 (5.28%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
1 19 (6.27%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (2.97%) Computer Science
3 8 (2.64%) User Experience
4 7 (2.31%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.32%) Fintech
6 3 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (0.99%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (0.99%) Replication
7 2 (0.66%) iPad
7 2 (0.66%) iPhone
7 2 (0.66%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.66%) NHS
7 2 (0.66%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (4.95%) Unix
1 15 (4.95%) Windows
2 3 (0.99%) Android
2 3 (0.99%) Apple iOS
2 3 (0.99%) Linux
3 1 (0.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (33.66%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (28.71%) MVC
3 59 (19.47%) Scrum
4 48 (15.84%) TDD
5 37 (12.21%) E-Commerce
6 29 (9.57%) Test Automation
7 27 (8.91%) Microservices
7 27 (8.91%) Unit Testing
8 26 (8.58%) Software Engineering
9 24 (7.92%) SOA
10 18 (5.94%) Front End Development
10 18 (5.94%) Web Development
11 16 (5.28%) Translating Business Requirements
12 15 (4.95%) BDD
13 14 (4.62%) Change Management
13 14 (4.62%) SDLC
14 13 (4.29%) CRM
14 13 (4.29%) DevOps
14 13 (4.29%) OO
14 13 (4.29%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 159 (52.48%) SQL
2 104 (34.32%) JavaScript
3 30 (9.90%) PL/SQL
4 24 (7.92%) PowerShell
4 24 (7.92%) VB.NET
5 22 (7.26%) Java
5 22 (7.26%) T-SQL
6 14 (4.62%) Shell Script
7 7 (2.31%) TypeScript
7 7 (2.31%) VBA
8 6 (1.98%) C++
8 6 (1.98%) VB
9 5 (1.65%) Perl
10 4 (1.32%) Python
10 4 (1.32%) VB6
11 3 (0.99%) PHP
12 2 (0.66%) Apple Swift
12 2 (0.66%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.33%) Go
13 1 (0.33%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 18 (5.94%) Degree
2 9 (2.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (2.31%) Master's Degree
4 5 (1.65%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.66%) HND
5 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.66%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.66%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.33%) ISEB
6 1 (0.33%) MBCS
6 1 (0.33%) MCSE
6 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.30%) QA
2 2 (0.66%) PMO
3 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (5.28%) Docker
2 2 (0.66%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (0.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 71 (23.43%) Microsoft
2 48 (15.84%) Oracle
3 18 (5.94%) Sitecore
4 13 (4.29%) SAP
5 4 (1.32%) Splunk
5 4 (1.32%) Xamarin
6 2 (0.66%) Google
7 1 (0.33%) Apigee
7 1 (0.33%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.33%) Blue Coat
7 1 (0.33%) Capita
7 1 (0.33%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.33%) IBM
7 1 (0.33%) Infoblox
7 1 (0.33%) McAfee
7 1 (0.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.33%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.33%) Siemens
7 1 (0.33%) Symantec
7 1 (0.33%) Twitter