Period
to 20 January 2020

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 20 January 2020 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
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 8 18 18
Rank change year-on-year +10 0 -9
Contract jobs citing C# 190 198 251
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 11.22% 8.13% 8.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.83% 21.52% 22.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 144 172
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £305 £283 £270
90th Percentile £475 £484 £538
England median daily rate £450 £454 £450
% change year-on-year -0.88% +0.89% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 8
East Midlands median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +14.29% +9.38%
10th Percentile £43.00 £44.00 £35.85
90th Percentile £52.00 £50.00 £45.75
England median hourly rate £47.67 £44.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +8.33% -2.22% +10.43%

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 637 920 1,112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 37.60% 37.78% 37.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 623 726
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £405 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.41% +8.00% -
10th Percentile £275 £300 £263
90th Percentile £542 £550 £538
England median daily rate £488 £480 £475
% change year-on-year +1.56% +1.05% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 18 28
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -23.57% +20.77%
10th Percentile £16.20 £13.20 £12.50
90th Percentile £48.50 £49.13 £58.56
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 20 January 2020.

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 20 January 2020. 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
Leicestershire +9 73 £350 - 58
Nottinghamshire +4 70 £413 +3.13% 106
Northamptonshire +15 34 £375 - 19
Derbyshire +1 13 £425 - 37
C#
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2020, 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#.

1 157 (82.63%) .NET
2 66 (34.74%) SQL
3 63 (33.16%) JavaScript
3 63 (33.16%) Microsoft
4 62 (32.63%) SQL Server
5 60 (31.58%) MVC
6 57 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 54 (28.42%) .NET Framework
8 48 (25.26%) ASP.NET
9 44 (23.16%) .NET Core
10 42 (22.11%) AngularJS
11 40 (21.05%) Finance
12 39 (20.53%) CSS
12 39 (20.53%) HTML
13 37 (19.47%) Entity Framework
13 37 (19.47%) Azure
14 27 (14.21%) jQuery
15 26 (13.68%) ASP.NET Web API
16 25 (13.16%) AWS
16 25 (13.16%) Visual Studio
17 24 (12.63%) E-Commerce
17 24 (12.63%) Test Automation
18 23 (12.11%) React
19 22 (11.58%) Microservices
19 22 (11.58%) DevOps
19 22 (11.58%) Git (software)
19 22 (11.58%) QA
19 22 (11.58%) Retail
20 21 (11.05%) TDD
20 21 (11.05%) Windows

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 5 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (2.63%) Confluence
2 3 (1.58%) Ethereum
2 3 (1.58%) Hyperledger
3 2 (1.05%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.53%) CMS
4 1 (0.53%) Documentum
4 1 (0.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.58%) Eikon
2 3 (1.58%) R3 Corda
3 1 (0.53%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 37 (19.47%) Azure
2 25 (13.16%) AWS
3 7 (3.68%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (2.11%) Serverless
5 3 (1.58%) Amazon Neptune
5 3 (1.58%) GitHub
5 3 (1.58%) Power Platform
5 3 (1.58%) Trello
6 2 (1.05%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (1.05%) Amazon SageMaker
6 2 (1.05%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.05%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (1.05%) Office 365
6 2 (1.05%) SaaS
7 1 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.53%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.53%) Azure Functions
7 1 (0.53%) BrowserStack
7 1 (0.53%) PowerApps
7 1 (0.53%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.79%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.11%) Modbus
3 2 (1.05%) HTTP
4 1 (0.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (32.63%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (4.74%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (4.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 8 (4.21%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.68%) Blockchain
6 6 (3.16%) MySQL
6 6 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.63%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.11%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.58%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.05%) Amazon Aurora
10 2 (1.05%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (1.05%) Power BI
11 1 (0.53%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.53%) OLAP Cube
11 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 25 (13.16%) Visual Studio
2 22 (11.58%) Git (software)
3 19 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (8.42%) Jenkins
5 13 (6.84%) JIRA
6 10 (5.26%) Travis CI
7 9 (4.74%) Moq
8 7 (3.68%) NUnit
8 7 (3.68%) SpecFlow
9 5 (2.63%) Postman
9 5 (2.63%) Selenium
10 3 (1.58%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (1.58%) Protractor
10 3 (1.58%) Robot Framework
11 2 (1.05%) Mocha
11 2 (1.05%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.53%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.53%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.53%) MSTest
12 1 (0.53%) WebDriver
General
1 40 (21.05%) Finance
2 22 (11.58%) Retail
3 15 (7.89%) Law
4 4 (2.11%) Banking
5 3 (1.58%) Marketing
6 2 (1.05%) Games
6 2 (1.05%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.05%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.05%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.53%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.53%) Automotive
7 1 (0.53%) Front Office
7 1 (0.53%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 154 (81.05%) Developer
2 93 (48.95%) .NET Developer
3 58 (30.53%) C# Developer
4 44 (23.16%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 18 (9.47%) SQL Developer
7 13 (6.84%) ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (6.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (5.79%) Senior Developer
9 9 (4.74%) Software Developer
10 8 (4.21%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 8 (4.21%) HTML Developer
11 7 (3.68%) Applications Developer
11 7 (3.68%) C# WPF Developer
11 7 (3.68%) WPF Developer
12 6 (3.16%) Backend Developer
12 6 (3.16%) DevOps Engineer
12 6 (3.16%) JavaScript Developer
12 6 (3.16%) Lead .NET Developer
12 6 (3.16%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (82.63%) .NET
2 54 (28.42%) .NET Framework
3 48 (25.26%) ASP.NET
4 44 (23.16%) .NET Core
5 42 (22.11%) AngularJS
6 39 (20.53%) CSS
6 39 (20.53%) HTML
7 37 (19.47%) Entity Framework
8 27 (14.21%) jQuery
9 26 (13.68%) ASP.NET Web API
10 23 (12.11%) React
11 20 (10.53%) WCF
12 17 (8.95%) XML
13 15 (7.89%) JSON
13 15 (7.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 14 (7.37%) Web Services
15 12 (6.32%) CSS3
15 12 (6.32%) LINQ
16 11 (5.79%) ASP.NET Core
16 11 (5.79%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.16%) Cloud Native
3 6 (3.16%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.58%) Data Centre
4 3 (1.58%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.58%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (1.58%) Smart Meter
4 3 (1.58%) User Experience
4 3 (1.58%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.05%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.05%) Blog
5 2 (1.05%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.05%) NHS
6 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.53%) Robotics
6 1 (0.53%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 21 (11.05%) Windows
2 7 (3.68%) Linux
3 6 (3.16%) Android
3 6 (3.16%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (31.58%) MVC
2 57 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (12.63%) E-Commerce
3 24 (12.63%) Test Automation
4 22 (11.58%) DevOps
4 22 (11.58%) Microservices
5 21 (11.05%) TDD
6 19 (10.00%) Scrum
7 16 (8.42%) MVVM
8 15 (7.89%) OO
9 14 (7.37%) Dependency Injection
10 13 (6.84%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (5.79%) High Availability
11 11 (5.79%) Problem-Solving
12 10 (5.26%) Software Engineering
12 10 (5.26%) UML
12 10 (5.26%) Web Development
13 9 (4.74%) BDD
13 9 (4.74%) Responsive Web Design
13 9 (4.74%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (34.74%) SQL
2 63 (33.16%) JavaScript
3 18 (9.47%) Java
3 18 (9.47%) T-SQL
4 12 (6.32%) PowerShell
4 12 (6.32%) Python
5 7 (3.68%) C++
5 7 (3.68%) PL/SQL
6 6 (3.16%) TypeScript
7 5 (2.63%) VB.NET
8 4 (2.11%) Objective-C
9 3 (1.58%) C
9 3 (1.58%) Go
9 3 (1.58%) R
9 3 (1.58%) VB
10 1 (0.53%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.53%) PHP
10 1 (0.53%) Scala
10 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (3.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (3.16%) MCSD
3 5 (2.63%) Degree
4 4 (2.11%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.58%) ISEB
6 1 (0.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (11.58%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.53%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (11.05%) Docker
2 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (4.74%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.58%) MIIS
2 3 (1.58%) Terraform
Vendors
1 63 (33.16%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.37%) Oracle
3 11 (5.79%) Telerik
4 8 (4.21%) Xamarin
5 4 (2.11%) Siemens
6 3 (1.58%) Twitter
7 1 (0.53%) Databricks
7 1 (0.53%) Google
7 1 (0.53%) SAP
7 1 (0.53%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.53%) Splunk
7 1 (0.53%) Teradata