Period
to 18 March 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 18 March 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
18 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 18 15 9
Rank change year-on-year -3 -6 +3
Contract jobs citing C# 171 252 371
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 7.34% 8.48% 11.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.31% 21.82% 30.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 154 209
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.85% +11.43% +7.69%
10th Percentile £278 £269 £263
90th Percentile £498 £563 £450
England median daily rate £453 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +0.56% +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 2
East Midlands median hourly rate - £45.00 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -21.74% +64.29%
England median hourly rate £43.83 £44.12 £41.50
% change year-on-year -0.64% +6.30% +3.75%

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 842 1,155 1,221
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 36.12% 38.86% 39.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 581 707 754
East Midlands median daily rate £410 £390 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.13% +7.59% +8.21%
10th Percentile £300 £262 £240
90th Percentile £550 £538 £500
England median daily rate £484 £475 £433
% change year-on-year +1.89% +9.83% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 17
East Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +13.33% +100.00%
10th Percentile £14.62 £13.40 £14.25
90th Percentile £43.05 £47.50 £46.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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 March 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 18 March 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 -4 70 £400 -5.88% 106
Northamptonshire -10 41 £375 -15.49% 43
Leicestershire -1 37 £340 +0.74% 77
Lincolnshire -10 7 £350 - 27
Derbyshire -3 4 £325 -13.33% 45
C#
England

For the 6 months to 18 March 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#.

1 126 (73.68%) .NET
2 84 (49.12%) SQL Server
3 77 (45.03%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (43.27%) SQL
5 67 (39.18%) HTML
6 64 (37.43%) JavaScript
7 59 (34.50%) CSS
7 59 (34.50%) Microsoft
8 57 (33.33%) ASP.NET
9 52 (30.41%) MVC
10 47 (27.49%) Microsoft Azure
11 43 (25.15%) AngularJS
11 43 (25.15%) ASP.NET Web API
12 42 (24.56%) jQuery
13 35 (20.47%) Team Foundation Server
14 31 (18.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 31 (18.13%) T-SQL
15 28 (16.37%) Windows
15 28 (16.37%) .NET Framework
16 27 (15.79%) WCF
17 26 (15.20%) SQL Server 2012
18 25 (14.62%) WPF
18 25 (14.62%) HTML5
18 25 (14.62%) Visual Studio
19 24 (14.04%) Web Services
19 24 (14.04%) Web Development
20 23 (13.45%) Oracle
21 22 (12.87%) Git (software)
22 21 (12.28%) CSS3
22 21 (12.28%) PL/SQL

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 9 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.68%) Umbraco
3 6 (3.51%) CMS
4 3 (1.75%) IIS
5 1 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.58%) DNN
5 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.17%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.58%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 47 (27.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (6.43%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.92%) Office 365
4 4 (2.34%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.58%) IaaS
5 1 (0.58%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.92%) Intranet
2 2 (1.17%) Internet
2 2 (1.17%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (0.58%) Modbus
3 1 (0.58%) Skype
3 1 (0.58%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (49.12%) SQL Server
2 31 (18.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (15.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (5.26%) NoSQL
5 7 (4.09%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (3.51%) Azure SQL Database
6 6 (3.51%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.34%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (2.34%) Power BI
7 4 (2.34%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (2.34%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (1.75%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.75%) MySQL
8 3 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.17%) DTS
9 2 (1.17%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.17%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 35 (20.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (14.62%) Visual Studio
3 22 (12.87%) Git (software)
4 15 (8.77%) Jenkins
5 12 (7.02%) Selenium
6 9 (5.26%) NUnit
7 6 (3.51%) JIRA
7 6 (3.51%) Mercurial
7 6 (3.51%) TeamCity
8 4 (2.34%) Moq
8 4 (2.34%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (2.34%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (1.75%) Grunt
9 3 (1.75%) Subversion
10 2 (1.17%) gulp
10 2 (1.17%) InstallShield
10 2 (1.17%) MbUnit
10 2 (1.17%) Travis CI
10 2 (1.17%) Visual Studio Code
10 2 (1.17%) Xcode
General
1 20 (11.70%) Retail
2 18 (10.53%) Finance
3 4 (2.34%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.17%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.17%) Automotive
5 1 (0.58%) Billing
5 1 (0.58%) Games
5 1 (0.58%) Law
5 1 (0.58%) Marketing
5 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 150 (87.72%) Developer
2 66 (38.60%) .NET Developer
3 60 (35.09%) C# Developer
4 30 (17.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (11.70%) Senior Developer
6 17 (9.94%) Full Stack Developer
6 17 (9.94%) Software Developer
7 16 (9.36%) SQL Developer
8 13 (7.60%) Web Developer
9 12 (7.02%) ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (6.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (5.85%) Automation Tester
11 10 (5.85%) Developer in Test
11 10 (5.85%) JavaScript Developer
11 10 (5.85%) Senior C# Developer
11 10 (5.85%) Tester
12 8 (4.68%) Agile Developer
12 8 (4.68%) Selenium Automation Tester
12 8 (4.68%) Selenium Tester
13 7 (4.09%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (73.68%) .NET
2 67 (39.18%) HTML
3 59 (34.50%) CSS
4 57 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 43 (25.15%) AngularJS
5 43 (25.15%) ASP.NET Web API
6 42 (24.56%) jQuery
7 28 (16.37%) .NET Framework
8 27 (15.79%) WCF
9 25 (14.62%) HTML5
9 25 (14.62%) WPF
10 24 (14.04%) Web Services
11 21 (12.28%) CSS3
12 20 (11.70%) ASP.NET MVC
13 19 (11.11%) Entity Framework
13 19 (11.11%) WinForms
14 18 (10.53%) .NET Core
15 16 (9.36%) React
16 12 (7.02%) RESTful
17 11 (6.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.36%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (7.02%) Mobile App
4 8 (4.68%) EPoS
4 8 (4.68%) Robotics
5 7 (4.09%) User Experience
6 3 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.17%) Augmented Reality
7 2 (1.17%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.17%) NHS
7 2 (1.17%) RIA
8 1 (0.58%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.58%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.58%) CUDA
8 1 (0.58%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.58%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.58%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.58%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 28 (16.37%) Windows
2 4 (2.34%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.17%) Android
3 2 (1.17%) Linux
3 2 (1.17%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (45.03%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (30.41%) MVC
3 24 (14.04%) Web Development
4 21 (12.28%) Scrum
5 19 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 18 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
7 15 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (7.60%) OO
9 12 (7.02%) Computer Science
9 12 (7.02%) Mentoring
9 12 (7.02%) TDD
10 11 (6.43%) E-Commerce
10 11 (6.43%) Microservices
10 11 (6.43%) SDET
10 11 (6.43%) Waterfall
11 8 (4.68%) Artificial Intelligence
11 8 (4.68%) BDD
11 8 (4.68%) Dependency Injection
11 8 (4.68%) Responsive Web Design
11 8 (4.68%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 74 (43.27%) SQL
2 64 (37.43%) JavaScript
3 31 (18.13%) T-SQL
4 21 (12.28%) PL/SQL
5 11 (6.43%) Python
6 9 (5.26%) Java
7 8 (4.68%) VB.NET
8 7 (4.09%) TypeScript
9 4 (2.34%) VB
10 3 (1.75%) C++
11 2 (1.17%) C
11 2 (1.17%) Delphi
11 2 (1.17%) MATLAB
11 2 (1.17%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.17%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.17%) Scala
12 1 (0.58%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.58%) ES6
12 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.58%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (7.60%) Degree
2 10 (5.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.58%) MCP
4 1 (0.58%) PhD
4 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.51%) QA
2 4 (2.34%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.75%) GDPR
3 3 (1.75%) TickIT
4 2 (1.17%) PMO
5 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (7.02%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.75%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.17%) Control-M
Vendors
1 59 (34.50%) Microsoft
2 23 (13.45%) Oracle
3 4 (2.34%) Xamarin
4 3 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.17%) Databricks
5 2 (1.17%) Sencha
5 2 (1.17%) Tableau
6 1 (0.58%) Google
6 1 (0.58%) Intel
6 1 (0.58%) SAP
6 1 (0.58%) VMware