Period
to 22 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a C# .NET Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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# .NET Developer
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 18 27 31
Rank change year-on-year +9 +4 0
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 29 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 11.60% 3.37% 3.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.18% 3.54% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 3 14
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £315 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.05% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £328 £308 £263
90th Percentile £394 £335 £366
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £383 £331
% change year-on-year -1.96% +15.47% +1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £22.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies in Staffordshire with a recognized job title 238 254 375
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.20% 95.13% 96.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 167 244
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £263 £260 £179
90th Percentile £463 £459 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 31
Staffordshire median hourly rate £39.75 £14.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +174.14% -32.56% +65.38%
10th Percentile £13.99 £10.49 £11.33
90th Percentile £59.84 £44.30 £57.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £15.92
% change year-on-year -3.91% +3.64% -6.35%

C# .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings that featured C# .NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for C# .NET Developer in Staffordshire

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# .NET Developer in Staffordshire

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# .NET Developer in Staffordshire

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# .NET Developer in Staffordshire

C# .NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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
Stoke-on-Trent +11 18 £360 +14.29% 1
Tamworth - 5 £375 - 4
Lichfield - 2 £500 - 1
C# .NET Developer
West Midlands

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, C# .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Staffordshire region featuring C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 29 (100.00%) C#
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (72.41%) SQL Server
2 21 (72.41%) SQL
3 20 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (58.62%) NoSQL
4 17 (58.62%) Web Services
5 15 (51.72%) ASP.NET
6 12 (41.38%) VB.NET
6 12 (41.38%) WinForms
6 12 (41.38%) .NET Framework
7 11 (37.93%) WPF
8 10 (34.48%) JIRA
8 10 (34.48%) AccuRev
8 10 (34.48%) E-Commerce
9 9 (31.03%) Visual Studio
9 9 (31.03%) Computer Science
9 9 (31.03%) Degree
10 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
10 8 (27.59%) Entity Framework
11 7 (24.14%) RabbitMQ
11 7 (24.14%) Relational Database
11 7 (24.14%) Docker
11 7 (24.14%) RESTful
11 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (24.14%) DB2
11 7 (24.14%) Teradata
11 7 (24.14%) MVC

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (72.41%) SQL Server
2 17 (58.62%) NoSQL
3 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (24.14%) DB2
4 7 (24.14%) Redis
4 7 (24.14%) Relational Database
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) AccuRev
1 10 (34.48%) JIRA
2 9 (31.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.45%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (58.62%) Web Services
3 15 (51.72%) ASP.NET
4 12 (41.38%) .NET Framework
4 12 (41.38%) WinForms
5 11 (37.93%) WPF
6 8 (27.59%) Entity Framework
7 7 (24.14%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (24.14%) RESTful
8 3 (10.34%) CSS
8 3 (10.34%) HTML
8 3 (10.34%) jQuery
8 3 (10.34%) NHibernate
8 3 (10.34%) REST
8 3 (10.34%) SOAP
8 3 (10.34%) WCF
9 2 (6.90%) Middleware
10 1 (3.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (6.90%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (34.48%) E-Commerce
3 9 (31.03%) Computer Science
4 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (24.14%) MVC
5 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.34%) TDD
7 2 (6.90%) Migration
7 2 (6.90%) SDLC
7 2 (6.90%) Use Case
7 2 (6.90%) Web Application Development
7 2 (6.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) C#
2 21 (72.41%) SQL
3 12 (41.38%) VB.NET
4 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Degree
2 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Teradata
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Informatica