Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 22 November 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.

C#
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 2 3
Rank change year-on-year -6 +1 +4
Contract jobs citing C# 53 65 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 16.26% 21.74% 20.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.52% 48.51% 43.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 47 34
Leicester median daily rate £370 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% +9.38% -1.54%
10th Percentile £275 £277 £275
90th Percentile £446 £393 £388
Leicestershire median daily rate £325 £310 £305
% change year-on-year +4.84% +1.64% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Leicester median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £35.63 £40.00 £41.25
90th Percentile £46.00 £40.00 £43.75
Leicestershire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +13.33%

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 Leicester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Leicester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 163 134 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 50.00% 44.82% 47.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 88 70
Leicester median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.69% +18.18%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £249
90th Percentile £525 £469 £445
Leicestershire median daily rate £328 £325 £310
% change year-on-year +0.77% +4.84% +8.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 2
Leicester median hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -10.71% +12.00%
10th Percentile £15.95 £36.25 £40.80
90th Percentile £45.20 £39.75 £43.60
Leicestershire median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £30.25
% change year-on-year +6.67% +23.97% -19.33%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

Job postings citing C# as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicester.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Leicester

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Leicester

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Leicester over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Leicester

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Leicester region with a requirement for C#.

1 45 (84.91%) .NET
2 30 (56.60%) SQL
3 29 (54.72%) SQL Server
4 23 (43.40%) MVC
5 22 (41.51%) JavaScript
5 22 (41.51%) ASP.NET
6 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (35.85%) .NET Framework
7 17 (32.08%) CSS
7 17 (32.08%) HTML
8 16 (30.19%) Microsoft
9 14 (26.42%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (26.42%) Node.js
10 13 (24.53%) Oracle
11 12 (22.64%) Visual Studio
11 12 (22.64%) Windows
11 12 (22.64%) Logistics
11 12 (22.64%) ASP.NET Web API
12 11 (20.75%) KnockoutJS
13 10 (18.87%) TDD
13 10 (18.87%) LINQ
14 9 (16.98%) WCF
14 9 (16.98%) Software Engineering
15 8 (15.09%) MongoDB
15 8 (15.09%) CMS
15 8 (15.09%) XML
15 8 (15.09%) Docker
15 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 7 (13.21%) React
16 7 (13.21%) Lambda Expressions

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 8 (15.09%) CMS
2 2 (3.77%) Documentum
2 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.77%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (54.72%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.09%) MongoDB
3 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.66%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (22.64%) Visual Studio
2 5 (9.43%) MSTest
2 5 (9.43%) NUnit
3 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (13.21%) Manufacturing
2 4 (7.55%) Automotive
3 3 (5.66%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (81.13%) Developer
2 27 (50.94%) C# Developer
3 25 (47.17%) .NET Developer
4 17 (32.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (20.75%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (18.87%) .NET Software Developer
6 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 10 (18.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (18.87%) C# Software Developer
6 10 (18.87%) SQL Developer
7 8 (15.09%) Senior .NET Developer
7 8 (15.09%) Senior .NET Software Developer
7 8 (15.09%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (15.09%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 8 (15.09%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 8 (15.09%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (15.09%) Senior C# Developer
7 8 (15.09%) Senior C# Software Developer
7 8 (15.09%) Senior Software Developer
7 8 (15.09%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (84.91%) .NET
2 22 (41.51%) ASP.NET
3 19 (35.85%) .NET Framework
4 17 (32.08%) CSS
4 17 (32.08%) HTML
5 14 (26.42%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (26.42%) Node.js
6 12 (22.64%) ASP.NET Web API
7 11 (20.75%) KnockoutJS
8 10 (18.87%) LINQ
9 9 (16.98%) WCF
10 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (15.09%) XML
11 7 (13.21%) HTML5
11 7 (13.21%) Lambda Expressions
11 7 (13.21%) React
12 6 (11.32%) Entity Framework
13 5 (9.43%) Ajax
13 5 (9.43%) AngularJS
13 5 (9.43%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.66%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.64%) Windows
2 4 (7.55%) Android
3 3 (5.66%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.66%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.77%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (43.40%) MVC
2 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (22.64%) Logistics
4 10 (18.87%) TDD
5 9 (16.98%) Software Engineering
6 5 (9.43%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (9.43%) E-Commerce
6 5 (9.43%) High Availability
6 5 (9.43%) Pair Programming
6 5 (9.43%) SDLC
7 4 (7.55%) Front End Development
7 4 (7.55%) Project Management
8 3 (5.66%) Asynchronous Programming
8 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.66%) Scrum
8 3 (5.66%) Typography
8 3 (5.66%) UML
8 3 (5.66%) Waterfall
9 2 (3.77%) Test Automation
9 2 (3.77%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (56.60%) SQL
2 22 (41.51%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.66%) C
3 3 (5.66%) C++
3 3 (5.66%) ES6
3 3 (5.66%) TypeScript
4 2 (3.77%) VB
4 2 (3.77%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.89%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.55%) Degree
3 3 (5.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (15.09%) Docker
Vendors
1 16 (30.19%) Microsoft
2 13 (24.53%) Oracle
3 2 (3.77%) Siemens
4 1 (1.89%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.89%) Xamarin