Period
to 29 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 29 July 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#
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
29 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 31 36
Rank change year-on-year +12 +5 -25
Contract jobs citing C# 37 20 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 7.24% 4.09% 3.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.52% 11.76% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 16 18
Liverpool median daily rate £325 £323 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.78% -0.77% +8.33%
10th Percentile £262 £274 £208
90th Percentile £425 £363 £391
Merseyside median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - £9.00 -
Merseyside median hourly rate - £9.00 -

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 Liverpool with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 224 170 150
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 43.84% 34.76% 27.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 109 75
Liverpool median daily rate £350 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +25.00% -7.69%
10th Percentile £263 £261 £164
90th Percentile £468 £488 £442
Merseyside median daily rate £360 £350 £300
% change year-on-year +2.86% +16.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Liverpool median hourly rate £14.50 £20.65 £19.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.78% +3.35% -33.40%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.59 £18.69
90th Percentile £16.60 £23.93 £21.87
Merseyside median hourly rate £14.50 £20.65 £18.46
% change year-on-year -29.78% +11.86% -26.16%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for C# in Liverpool

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Liverpool

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Liverpool over the 6 months to 29 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Liverpool

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for C#.

1 34 (91.89%) .NET
2 24 (64.86%) ASP.NET
3 21 (56.76%) JavaScript
4 19 (51.35%) Sitecore
5 15 (40.54%) MVC
6 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
7 10 (27.03%) CSS
7 10 (27.03%) HTML
8 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (21.62%) Web Development
10 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
11 6 (16.22%) jQuery
11 6 (16.22%) CMS
11 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (16.22%) Sitecore CMS
11 6 (16.22%) Umbraco
12 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
12 5 (13.51%) SQL
13 4 (10.81%) OO
13 4 (10.81%) OOD
13 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
13 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
13 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
13 4 (10.81%) HTML5
14 3 (8.11%) Entity Framework
14 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web API
14 3 (8.11%) N-Tier
14 3 (8.11%) LINQ
14 3 (8.11%) Greenfield Project

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 6 (16.22%) CMS
1 6 (16.22%) Sitecore CMS
1 6 (16.22%) Umbraco
2 2 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.70%) Confluence
3 1 (2.70%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.70%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.70%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (2.70%) CloudFront
2 1 (2.70%) GitHub
2 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.70%) Ingres
3 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.41%) MSTest
2 2 (5.41%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.70%) JIRA
3 1 (2.70%) Moq
3 1 (2.70%) NUnit
3 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
1 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (72.97%) Developer
2 15 (40.54%) Sitecore Developer
3 11 (29.73%) .NET Developer
4 5 (13.51%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (13.51%) C# Developer
5 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Architect
6 3 (8.11%) CMS Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Umbraco Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Web Architect
8 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Expert
8 1 (2.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.70%) CRM Architect
8 1 (2.70%) CRM Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (91.89%) .NET
2 24 (64.86%) ASP.NET
3 10 (27.03%) CSS
3 10 (27.03%) HTML
4 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (16.22%) jQuery
6 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
6 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
7 4 (10.81%) HTML5
8 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (8.11%) Entity Framework
8 3 (8.11%) LINQ
9 2 (5.41%) LINQ to SQL
9 2 (5.41%) REST
9 2 (5.41%) Web Services
10 1 (2.70%) Lucene
10 1 (2.70%) Ninject
10 1 (2.70%) SOAP
10 1 (2.70%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (8.11%) N-Tier
2 2 (5.41%) Algorithms
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) Fintech
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) MVC
2 8 (21.62%) Web Development
3 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.81%) OO
4 4 (10.81%) OOD
4 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
5 2 (5.41%) Analytics
5 2 (5.41%) Asset Management
5 2 (5.41%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.41%) CRM
5 2 (5.41%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (5.41%) SEO
5 2 (5.41%) TDD
5 2 (5.41%) Time Management
5 2 (5.41%) Unit Testing
5 2 (5.41%) Web Analytics
5 2 (5.41%) Wireframes
6 1 (2.70%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 1 (2.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) JavaScript
2 5 (13.51%) SQL
3 1 (2.70%) Java
3 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.70%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (51.35%) Sitecore
2 7 (18.92%) Microsoft