Period
to 16 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

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# Developer
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 17 22
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5 +1
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 37 19 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 12.63% 7.39% 5.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.89% 7.79% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 2 22
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.19% +6.67% -4.00%
10th Percentile £313 £308 £191
90th Percentile £388 £336 £375
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year +5.63% +1.43% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - £45.00 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +11.84% +72.73% -

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 287 244 410
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.95% 94.94% 96.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 163 259
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £350 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +2.79% -6.07%
10th Percentile £248 £227 £183
90th Percentile £461 £475 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 22
Staffordshire median hourly rate £15.25 £14.20 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.39% -43.20% +81.82%
10th Percentile £11.18 £10.30 £12.13
90th Percentile £58.53 £44.30 £45.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -3.94% +10.00% -9.37%

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for C# Developer in Staffordshire

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# Developer in Staffordshire

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# Developer in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# Developer in Staffordshire

C# 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# Developer in Staffordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# Developer in Staffordshire

C# 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# Developer within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 16 November 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
Stoke-on-Trent +2 24 £375 +19.05% 6
Tamworth - 5 £375 - 6
Lichfield -8 2 £403 - 1
C# Developer
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, C# 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# Developer in the job title.

1 37 (100.00%) C#
2 36 (97.30%) .NET
3 28 (75.68%) SQL Server
4 27 (72.97%) SQL
4 27 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (64.86%) NoSQL
6 19 (51.35%) Web Services
7 18 (48.65%) ASP.NET
8 17 (45.95%) .NET Framework
9 16 (43.24%) WPF
10 15 (40.54%) VB.NET
10 15 (40.54%) WinForms
11 13 (35.14%) E-Commerce
11 13 (35.14%) AccuRev
11 13 (35.14%) JIRA
12 12 (32.43%) Computer Science
12 12 (32.43%) Degree
12 12 (32.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (32.43%) Visual Studio
13 11 (29.73%) DB2
13 11 (29.73%) Teradata
13 11 (29.73%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Azure
13 11 (29.73%) RabbitMQ
13 11 (29.73%) Entity Framework
13 11 (29.73%) Docker
13 11 (29.73%) Redis
13 11 (29.73%) Relational Database
14 8 (21.62%) MVC
15 7 (18.92%) RESTful

C# 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 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
1 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (75.68%) SQL Server
2 24 (64.86%) NoSQL
3 12 (32.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (29.73%) DB2
4 11 (29.73%) Redis
4 11 (29.73%) Relational Database
5 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 13 (35.14%) AccuRev
1 13 (35.14%) JIRA
2 12 (32.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.70%) Back Office
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (97.30%) .NET
2 19 (51.35%) Web Services
3 18 (48.65%) ASP.NET
4 17 (45.95%) .NET Framework
5 16 (43.24%) WPF
6 15 (40.54%) WinForms
7 11 (29.73%) Entity Framework
7 11 (29.73%) RabbitMQ
8 7 (18.92%) RESTful
9 6 (16.22%) WCF
10 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (2.70%) CSS
10 1 (2.70%) HTML
10 1 (2.70%) jQuery
10 1 (2.70%) Middleware
10 1 (2.70%) NHibernate
10 1 (2.70%) REST
10 1 (2.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.51%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (35.14%) E-Commerce
3 11 (29.73%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (21.62%) MVC
5 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
5 5 (13.51%) Web Application Development
6 3 (8.11%) TDD
7 2 (5.41%) Migration
8 1 (2.70%) SDLC
8 1 (2.70%) Use Case
8 1 (2.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) C#
2 27 (72.97%) SQL
3 15 (40.54%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Degree
2 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 11 (29.73%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Teradata
2 1 (2.70%) Informatica
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle