Period
to 15 July 2019

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 15 July 2019 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
15 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 14 10 14
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4 -1
Contract jobs citing C# 191 298 291
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 9.04% 10.22% 9.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.44% 24.41% 22.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 199 176
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% +2.27%
10th Percentile £306 £275 £263
90th Percentile £525 £525 £450
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +0.11% +5.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 11
East Midlands median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £46.25 £35.00 £47.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £67.50
England median hourly rate £44.46 £41.77 £42.50
% change year-on-year +6.45% -1.73% +9.68%

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 815 1,221 1,276
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 38.55% 41.87% 40.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 577 776 813
East Midlands median daily rate £395 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £264 £275 £263
90th Percentile £543 £525 £500
England median daily rate £480 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 22 23
East Midlands median hourly rate £39.00 £42.50 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.24% -9.57% +20.51%
10th Percentile £15.38 £18.33 £21.05
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £64.50
England median hourly rate £43.00 £41.50 £41.13
% change year-on-year +3.61% +0.91% +9.67%

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 15 July 2019.

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 15 July 2019. 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 -9 65 £400 +4.23% 80
Leicestershire 0 60 £350 +7.69% 89
Northamptonshire -4 44 £425 +8.97% 46
Derbyshire +7 10 £350 -9.68% 47
Lincolnshire 0 6 £350 -15.15% 30
C#
England

For the 6 months to 15 July 2019, 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#.

1 149 (78.01%) .NET
2 84 (43.98%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (41.88%) JavaScript
3 80 (41.88%) SQL Server
4 71 (37.17%) SQL
5 70 (36.65%) HTML
6 69 (36.13%) MVC
7 66 (34.55%) Microsoft
7 66 (34.55%) Microsoft Azure
8 57 (29.84%) ASP.NET
9 56 (29.32%) AngularJS
10 55 (28.80%) CSS
11 43 (22.51%) .NET Framework
12 41 (21.47%) jQuery
13 39 (20.42%) .NET Core
14 34 (17.80%) Continuous Integration
15 31 (16.23%) Team Foundation Server
16 30 (15.71%) Visual Studio
16 30 (15.71%) Finance
16 30 (15.71%) ASP.NET Web API
17 27 (14.14%) Windows
17 27 (14.14%) ASP.NET MVC
18 25 (13.09%) TDD
19 24 (12.57%) Scrum
19 24 (12.57%) Web Services
20 22 (11.52%) T-SQL
20 22 (11.52%) Entity Framework
20 22 (11.52%) Greenfield Project
21 21 (10.99%) React
21 21 (10.99%) 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 10 (5.24%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.19%) IIS
3 6 (3.14%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (3.14%) CMS
4 5 (2.62%) Umbraco
5 4 (2.09%) Documentum
6 2 (1.05%) DNN
6 2 (1.05%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.52%) Confluence
7 1 (0.52%) Kentico
7 1 (0.52%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (2.09%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (1.57%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.09%) Eikon
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 66 (34.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (9.42%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.14%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (2.09%) PaaS
5 2 (1.05%) Office 365
5 2 (1.05%) Power Platform
5 2 (1.05%) SaaS
6 1 (0.52%) BrowserStack
6 1 (0.52%) GitHub
6 1 (0.52%) IaaS
6 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Flow
6 1 (0.52%) NuGet
6 1 (0.52%) Scribe Online
6 1 (0.52%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.66%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.62%) Intranet
2 5 (2.62%) Modbus
3 2 (1.05%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.52%) HTTP
4 1 (0.52%) Internet
4 1 (0.52%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (41.88%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (8.38%) NoSQL
4 9 (4.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (4.71%) SQL Server 2017
5 8 (4.19%) Azure SQL Database
6 7 (3.66%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.14%) Redis
7 6 (3.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (3.14%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (2.09%) Cosmos DB
8 4 (2.09%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.09%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (1.57%) Couchbase
9 3 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.05%) Power BI
10 2 (1.05%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 31 (16.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (15.71%) Visual Studio
3 21 (10.99%) Git (software)
4 13 (6.81%) TeamCity
5 12 (6.28%) Jenkins
6 9 (4.71%) NUnit
7 8 (4.19%) JIRA
7 8 (4.19%) Selenium
7 8 (4.19%) SpecFlow
8 7 (3.66%) Mercurial
8 7 (3.66%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (2.62%) MSTest
10 4 (2.09%) Travis CI
11 3 (1.57%) MbUnit
11 3 (1.57%) Moq
11 3 (1.57%) Subversion
11 3 (1.57%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (1.05%) InstallShield
12 2 (1.05%) Mocha
12 2 (1.05%) Xcode
General
1 30 (15.71%) Finance
2 16 (8.38%) Retail
3 10 (5.24%) Games
3 10 (5.24%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.66%) Law
5 5 (2.62%) Banking
6 3 (1.57%) Automotive
6 3 (1.57%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.05%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.05%) Military
Job Titles
1 165 (86.39%) Developer
2 96 (50.26%) .NET Developer
3 74 (38.74%) C# Developer
4 50 (26.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (10.47%) SQL Developer
6 13 (6.81%) Senior Developer
7 12 (6.28%) ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (6.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (6.28%) Software Developer
8 11 (5.76%) JavaScript Developer
9 10 (5.24%) Full Stack Developer
9 10 (5.24%) HTML Developer
10 9 (4.71%) Software Engineer
11 8 (4.19%) C# Software Developer
11 8 (4.19%) Web Developer
12 7 (3.66%) .NET Software Developer
12 7 (3.66%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 6 (3.14%) Backend Developer
13 6 (3.14%) BizTalk Developer
13 6 (3.14%) C# WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (78.01%) .NET
2 70 (36.65%) HTML
3 57 (29.84%) ASP.NET
4 56 (29.32%) AngularJS
5 55 (28.80%) CSS
6 43 (22.51%) .NET Framework
7 41 (21.47%) jQuery
8 39 (20.42%) .NET Core
9 30 (15.71%) ASP.NET Web API
10 27 (14.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 24 (12.57%) Web Services
12 22 (11.52%) Entity Framework
13 21 (10.99%) React
13 21 (10.99%) WCF
13 21 (10.99%) WPF
14 18 (9.42%) CSS3
14 18 (9.42%) HTML5
14 18 (9.42%) Node.js
15 17 (8.90%) RESTful
15 17 (8.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.52%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (4.71%) User Experience
3 8 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.19%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.66%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (2.62%) Digital Media
6 4 (2.09%) RIA
6 4 (2.09%) Robotics
6 4 (2.09%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.57%) EPoS
8 1 (0.52%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.52%) CUDA
8 1 (0.52%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.52%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.52%) NHS
8 1 (0.52%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 27 (14.14%) Windows
2 5 (2.62%) Apple iOS
2 5 (2.62%) Linux
2 5 (2.62%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (43.98%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (36.13%) MVC
3 34 (17.80%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (13.09%) TDD
5 24 (12.57%) Scrum
6 18 (9.42%) Microservices
7 14 (7.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 14 (7.33%) E-Commerce
8 13 (6.81%) Problem-Solving
8 13 (6.81%) Unit Testing
8 13 (6.81%) Web Development
9 12 (6.28%) BDD
9 12 (6.28%) Logistics
9 12 (6.28%) Test Automation
10 11 (5.76%) DevOps
10 11 (5.76%) Front End Development
10 11 (5.76%) High Availability
10 11 (5.76%) Project Management
11 10 (5.24%) Deployment Automation
11 10 (5.24%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 80 (41.88%) JavaScript
2 71 (37.17%) SQL
3 22 (11.52%) T-SQL
4 14 (7.33%) C++
5 9 (4.71%) TypeScript
6 8 (4.19%) PowerShell
7 6 (3.14%) Python
8 5 (2.62%) C
8 5 (2.62%) PL/SQL
8 5 (2.62%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.09%) Java
9 4 (2.09%) VB
10 3 (1.57%) VBScript
11 2 (1.05%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.05%) MATLAB
11 2 (1.05%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.05%) Scala
12 1 (0.52%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.52%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.52%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (4.71%) Degree
2 4 (2.09%) Master's Degree
3 3 (1.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.52%) HND
4 1 (0.52%) PhD
4 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.09%) QA
2 3 (1.57%) GDPR
2 3 (1.57%) ISO 14001
2 3 (1.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (7.33%) Docker
2 4 (2.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (5.24%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.57%) Control-M
Vendors
1 66 (34.55%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.85%) Oracle
3 9 (4.71%) Xamarin
4 6 (3.14%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (2.62%) Siemens
6 4 (2.09%) ForgeRock
6 4 (2.09%) Veracode
7 2 (1.05%) Databricks
8 1 (0.52%) Google
8 1 (0.52%) IBM
8 1 (0.52%) Intel
8 1 (0.52%) Jitterbit
8 1 (0.52%) Sencha
8 1 (0.52%) Splunk
8 1 (0.52%) Twitter
8 1 (0.52%) VMware