Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 21 January 2018 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#
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 2 3
Rank change year-on-year -11 +1 +8
Contract jobs citing C# 75 137 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 13.99% 25.51% 21.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.96% 57.32% 40.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 80 61
Leicestershire median daily rate £340 £311 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.24% +3.75% +9.09%
10th Percentile £225 £250 £258
90th Percentile £400 £413 £375
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 5
Leicestershire median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £35.63 £40.00 £36.65
90th Percentile £45.00 £40.00 £46.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year +9.38% -1.23% +8.00%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 259 239 281
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 48.32% 44.51% 51.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 134 156
Leicestershire median daily rate £338 £313 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% +0.40% +3.75%
10th Percentile £213 £244 £219
90th Percentile £500 £438 £445
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +2.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 12
Leicestershire median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -4.46% +4.67%
10th Percentile £15.65 £23.83 £15.84
90th Percentile £45.00 £39.63 £43.60
East Midlands median hourly rate £39.25 £32.50 £18.38
% change year-on-year +20.77% +76.87% -27.94%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for C# in Leicestershire

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Leicestershire

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Leicestershire

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Leicestershire

C#
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. 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
Leicester -5 47 £370 +5.71% 28
Ashby-de-la-Zouch +1 4 £400 - 2
C#
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for C#.

1 58 (77.33%) .NET
2 40 (53.33%) SQL Server
3 35 (46.67%) SQL
3 35 (46.67%) MVC
4 33 (44.00%) JavaScript
5 32 (42.67%) ASP.NET
6 24 (32.00%) CSS
7 23 (30.67%) HTML
8 22 (29.33%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (22.67%) Microsoft
10 15 (20.00%) .NET Framework
11 14 (18.67%) Oracle
11 14 (18.67%) Windows
11 14 (18.67%) ASP.NET Web API
11 14 (18.67%) HTML5
12 13 (17.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (17.33%) Visual Studio
13 12 (16.00%) Retail
13 12 (16.00%) Logistics
13 12 (16.00%) Web Services
13 12 (16.00%) Front End Development
14 11 (14.67%) .NET Core
14 11 (14.67%) CSS3
14 11 (14.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 11 (14.67%) jQuery
14 11 (14.67%) LINQ
15 10 (13.33%) Software Engineering
15 10 (13.33%) Test Automation
16 9 (12.00%) React
16 9 (12.00%) Lambda Expressions

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (10.67%) CMS
2 2 (2.67%) Documentum
2 2 (2.67%) IIS
2 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (2.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.67%) FTP
2 2 (2.67%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.00%) CouchDB
3 3 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.33%) MySQL
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (17.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.67%) Mercurial
3 2 (2.67%) NUnit
3 2 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.33%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.33%) Selenium
4 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (16.00%) Retail
2 5 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.67%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.67%) Automotive
4 1 (1.33%) Banking
4 1 (1.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 61 (81.33%) Developer
2 35 (46.67%) C# Developer
3 31 (41.33%) .NET Developer
4 22 (29.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (28.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 19 (25.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (18.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 13 (17.33%) JavaScript Developer
9 11 (14.67%) SQL Developer
10 10 (13.33%) .NET Software Developer
10 10 (13.33%) C# Software Developer
11 9 (12.00%) Software Developer
12 8 (10.67%) Senior .NET Developer
12 8 (10.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (10.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 8 (10.67%) Senior C# Developer
12 8 (10.67%) Senior Developer
12 8 (10.67%) Senior Software Developer
12 8 (10.67%) Senior SQL Developer
12 8 (10.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (77.33%) .NET
2 32 (42.67%) ASP.NET
3 24 (32.00%) CSS
4 23 (30.67%) HTML
5 15 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 14 (18.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 14 (18.67%) HTML5
7 13 (17.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (16.00%) Web Services
9 11 (14.67%) .NET Core
9 11 (14.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 11 (14.67%) CSS3
9 11 (14.67%) jQuery
9 11 (14.67%) LINQ
10 9 (12.00%) Lambda Expressions
10 9 (12.00%) React
11 8 (10.67%) XML
12 6 (8.00%) AngularJS
12 6 (8.00%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (8.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.00%) CCTV
2 3 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.00%) Virtual Team
3 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.33%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.67%) Windows
2 4 (5.33%) Android
3 3 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (46.67%) MVC
2 22 (29.33%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (16.00%) Front End Development
3 12 (16.00%) Logistics
4 10 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 10 (13.33%) Test Automation
5 9 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (12.00%) Unit Testing
6 7 (9.33%) Scrum
7 5 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 5 (6.67%) High Availability
8 4 (5.33%) SDLC
8 4 (5.33%) TDD
9 3 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (4.00%) Configuration Management
9 3 (4.00%) Incident Management
9 3 (4.00%) Multithreading
9 3 (4.00%) Project Management
9 3 (4.00%) UML
9 3 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 35 (46.67%) SQL
2 33 (44.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (5.33%) C++
5 3 (4.00%) ES6
5 3 (4.00%) TypeScript
6 2 (2.67%) C
6 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.67%) VB
7 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.33%) Degree
3 3 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) ISEB
4 1 (1.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.00%) Docker
2 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Jamf Pro
1 1 (1.33%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 17 (22.67%) Microsoft
2 14 (18.67%) Oracle
3 2 (2.67%) Siemens
4 1 (1.33%) Google
4 1 (1.33%) Twitter
4 1 (1.33%) VMware
4 1 (1.33%) Xamarin