The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £335 per day in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 19 18
Rank change year-on-year +13 -1  
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 17 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 14.66% 3.24% 6.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.45% 3.43% 6.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 8
Median daily rate £335 £200 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +67.50% -38.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £188 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £300 £361
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £336 £325
% change year-on-year +2.60% +3.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.63 £43.00 £22.88
% change year-on-year -14.82% +87.97%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Staffordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 110 175 169
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 94.83% 94.59% 97.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 343 665
Median daily rate £350 £330 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £150 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £499 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 31 56
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.70% -25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £10.41 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.50 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +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 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +9 16 £335 +67.50% 2
C# Developer
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, C# Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Staffordshire region featuring C# Developer in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) C#
2 21 (87.50%) .NET
3 17 (70.83%) SQL Server
3 17 (70.83%) HTML
3 17 (70.83%) TDD
4 14 (58.33%) WPF
4 14 (58.33%) CSS
5 13 (54.17%) HTML5
6 11 (45.83%) SOLID
7 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (41.67%) MySQL
7 10 (41.67%) AngularJS
7 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (37.50%) Line Management
8 9 (37.50%) Mentoring
8 9 (37.50%) Microservices
9 8 (33.33%) Angular 2
9 8 (33.33%) SQL
10 6 (25.00%) VB.NET
10 6 (25.00%) MVC
11 5 (20.83%) Back Office
11 5 (20.83%) jQuery
12 4 (16.67%) WinForms
12 4 (16.67%) Windows
12 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
12 4 (16.67%) BDD
12 4 (16.67%) TypeScript
13 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3 (12.50%) SpecFlow

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (70.83%) SQL Server
2 10 (41.67%) MySQL
2 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) DTS
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) SpecFlow
2 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) Selenium
2 2 (8.33%) Subversion
2 2 (8.33%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (20.83%) Back Office
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (87.50%) .NET
2 17 (70.83%) HTML
3 14 (58.33%) CSS
3 14 (58.33%) WPF
4 13 (54.17%) HTML5
5 10 (41.67%) AngularJS
6 8 (33.33%) Angular 2
7 5 (20.83%) jQuery
8 4 (16.67%) WinForms
9 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
9 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (12.50%) Sass
9 3 (12.50%) XML
10 2 (8.33%) React
10 2 (8.33%) WCF
11 1 (4.17%) REST
11 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) TDD
2 11 (45.83%) SOLID
3 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (37.50%) Line Management
4 9 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 9 (37.50%) Microservices
5 6 (25.00%) MVC
6 4 (16.67%) BDD
7 3 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (8.33%) Front End Development
8 2 (8.33%) OO
8 2 (8.33%) Scrum
8 2 (8.33%) SDLC
8 2 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
3 6 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) TypeScript
5 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 2 (8.33%) PowerShell