Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 20 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#
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 78 28
Rank change year-on-year +33 -50 -8
Contract jobs citing C# 16 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 4.37% 1.79% 5.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.01% 3.83% 11.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 51
Shropshire median daily rate £500 £345 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.93% -13.75% +6.67%
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year - +0.72% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Shropshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £26.25 £24.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year +9.38% +1.05% +3.26%

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 Shropshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Shropshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 123 366 150
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 33.61% 46.68% 45.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 173 73
Shropshire median daily rate £500 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% +20.85%
10th Percentile £273 £331 £278
90th Percentile £575 £525 £518
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £340
% change year-on-year - +10.29% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Shropshire median hourly rate - - £17.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £32.50 £24.50 £26.67
% change year-on-year +32.65% -8.15% -14.65%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for C# in Shropshire

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Shropshire

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Shropshire over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Shropshire

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Shropshire

C#
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 20 July 2017. 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
Telford +35 11 £500 +36.99%
Shrewsbury +1 2 £275 +15.79% 1
C#
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for C#.

1 13 (81.25%) Java
1 13 (81.25%) Scala
2 12 (75.00%) Open Source
2 12 (75.00%) Python
2 12 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (68.75%) Linux
3 11 (68.75%) HTTP
3 11 (68.75%) Git (software)
3 11 (68.75%) MongoDB
4 10 (62.50%) Puppet
4 10 (62.50%) Selenium
4 10 (62.50%) TCP/IP
4 10 (62.50%) SSL
4 10 (62.50%) IntelliJ
4 10 (62.50%) JSON
4 10 (62.50%) Configuration Management
5 9 (56.25%) HTML
5 9 (56.25%) CSS
5 9 (56.25%) HTML5
5 9 (56.25%) REST
5 9 (56.25%) Play Framework
6 8 (50.00%) Docker
6 8 (50.00%) Microservices
6 8 (50.00%) JUnit
6 8 (50.00%) SQL
6 8 (50.00%) Spring
7 7 (43.75%) Hibernate
7 7 (43.75%) J2EE
7 7 (43.75%) WebLogic
7 7 (43.75%) SOAP

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 7 (43.75%) Apache
1 7 (43.75%) JBoss
1 7 (43.75%) WebLogic
2 4 (25.00%) nginx
2 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.25%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) GitHub
1 4 (25.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) HTTP
2 10 (62.50%) SSL
2 10 (62.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) MongoDB
2 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Git (software)
2 10 (62.50%) IntelliJ
2 10 (62.50%) Selenium
3 8 (50.00%) JUnit
4 7 (43.75%) Eclipse
5 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
6 4 (25.00%) Ant
6 4 (25.00%) Cucumber
6 4 (25.00%) Gatling
6 4 (25.00%) Grunt
6 4 (25.00%) gulp
6 4 (25.00%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (25.00%) Sublime Text
7 1 (6.25%) JIRA
7 1 (6.25%) MSTest
7 1 (6.25%) Subversion
7 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (75.00%) Scala Developer
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Java Scala Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Scala Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Scala Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) JSON
2 9 (56.25%) CSS
2 9 (56.25%) HTML
2 9 (56.25%) HTML5
2 9 (56.25%) Play Framework
2 9 (56.25%) REST
3 8 (50.00%) Spring
4 7 (43.75%) EJB
4 7 (43.75%) Hibernate
4 7 (43.75%) J2EE
4 7 (43.75%) J2SE
4 7 (43.75%) SOAP
4 7 (43.75%) XML
5 6 (37.50%) Akka
5 6 (37.50%) spray
6 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (25.00%) Gherkin
6 4 (25.00%) jQuery
6 4 (25.00%) Node.js
6 4 (25.00%) Servlets
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Unix
3 4 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 4 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 12 (75.00%) Open Source
2 10 (62.50%) Configuration Management
3 8 (50.00%) Microservices
4 7 (43.75%) Test Automation
5 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (31.25%) DevOps
7 4 (25.00%) Analytics
8 2 (12.50%) MVC
9 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
9 1 (6.25%) OWASP
9 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (6.25%) Scrum
9 1 (6.25%) SDLC
9 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
9 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
9 1 (6.25%) Web Design
9 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) Java
1 13 (81.25%) Scala
2 12 (75.00%) Python
3 8 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (37.50%) Ruby
5 4 (25.00%) Groovy
5 4 (25.00%) Haskell
5 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) Puppet
2 4 (25.00%) Grafana
2 4 (25.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Adobe
1 7 (43.75%) webMethods
2 5 (31.25%) Google
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft