Period
to 21 January 2018

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 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#
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 45 50
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5 -23
Contract jobs citing C# 12 23 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 3.41% 3.70% 1.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.76% 11.06% 4.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Shropshire median daily rate £435 £375 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.00% +20.97% -11.43%
10th Percentile £378 £325 £305
90th Percentile £448 £450 £315
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Shropshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.75 £25.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +3.00% +78.57% -62.91%

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 Shropshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Shropshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 137 208 181
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 38.92% 33.44% 35.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 90 41
Shropshire median daily rate £401 £419 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.36% -6.94% +18.03%
10th Percentile £180 £311 £270
90th Percentile £575 £525 £575
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 2
Shropshire median hourly rate - £16.04 £25.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -36.48% +26.25%
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.50 £24.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year +31.25% -22.58% +8.77%

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 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 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
Telford +8 10 £435 +10.13% 2
C#
West 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for C#.

1 11 (91.67%) HTML
1 11 (91.67%) AngularJS
2 10 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 10 (83.33%) CSS
3 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (66.67%) Integration Testing
4 8 (66.67%) TypeScript
5 6 (50.00%) Web Development
6 5 (41.67%) .NET
7 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
8 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
9 1 (8.33%) Oculus Rift
9 1 (8.33%) Android Development
9 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
9 1 (8.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
9 1 (8.33%) Migration
9 1 (8.33%) Mobile Games
9 1 (8.33%) Games
9 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (8.33%) Telerik
9 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (8.33%) Google
9 1 (8.33%) SQL
9 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
9 1 (8.33%) Web Services
9 1 (8.33%) XML

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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Angular Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Full Stack Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (8.33%) Games Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Games Developer
5 1 (8.33%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) AngularJS
1 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 10 (83.33%) CSS
2 10 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (41.67%) .NET
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (8.33%) CSS3
4 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) jQuery
4 1 (8.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (8.33%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile Games
1 1 (8.33%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Android
1 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Web Development
3 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) 3D Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Android Development
4 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
4 1 (8.33%) Game Development
4 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (66.67%) TypeScript
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Facebook
1 1 (8.33%) Google
1 1 (8.33%) Telerik