The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Herefordshire 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 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
West Midlands / Herefordshire
Rank 4 3 11
Rank change year-on-year -1 +8  
Contract jobs citing C# 15 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Herefordshire 29.41% 33.33% 3.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.39% 55.56% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 1
Median daily rate £293 £425 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.17% +54.54%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +9.21% +8.57%  

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 Herefordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Herefordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 31 9 3
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Herefordshire 60.78% 60.00% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 1
Median daily rate £300 £425 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.41% +54.54%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Herefordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Herefordshire 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 Herefordshire

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Herefordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing C# in Herefordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Herefordshire

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Herefordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Herefordshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Herefordshire

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Herefordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# in Herefordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Herefordshire

C#
Contract Job Locations in Herefordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Herefordshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Hereford -1 4 £300 -29.41% 1
C#
West Midlands

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Herefordshire region with a requirement for C#.

1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
1 14 (93.33%) .NET
2 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (80.00%) MVC
3 12 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (80.00%) CSS
3 12 (80.00%) HTML
3 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (73.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 8 (53.33%) BDD
5 8 (53.33%) TDD
5 8 (53.33%) Google
6 7 (46.67%) Java
6 7 (46.67%) MySQL
6 7 (46.67%) Windows
6 7 (46.67%) AngularJS
6 7 (46.67%) Mentoring
6 7 (46.67%) SDLC
7 6 (40.00%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (40.00%) Angular 2
7 6 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (40.00%) Docker
8 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
8 5 (33.33%) Web Development
9 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
9 4 (26.67%) Migration
9 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
9 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
10 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire 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 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (73.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (46.67%) MySQL
4 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
4 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) .NET Developer
3 5 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Web Developer
6 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (13.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 2 (13.33%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) .NET
2 12 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (80.00%) CSS
2 12 (80.00%) HTML
3 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 7 (46.67%) AngularJS
5 6 (40.00%) Angular 2
5 6 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (13.33%) .NET Core
6 2 (13.33%) WPF
7 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
7 1 (6.67%) WinForms
7 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) MVC
3 8 (53.33%) BDD
3 8 (53.33%) TDD
4 7 (46.67%) Mentoring
4 7 (46.67%) SDLC
5 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 5 (33.33%) Web Development
6 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
6 4 (26.67%) Migration
7 1 (6.67%) API Development
7 1 (6.67%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (6.67%) Line Management
7 1 (6.67%) Scrum
7 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (46.67%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Google