Period
to 19 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 6 months to 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 12 30
Rank change year-on-year 0 +18 -11
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 25 24 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 9.03% 10.43% 3.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.36% 11.01% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 10
Staffordshire median daily rate £325 £335 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.99% +11.67% -7.69%
10th Percentile £284 £310 £188
90th Percentile £388 £365 £375
West Midlands median daily rate £358 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +10.00% -7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate £47.50 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £47.50 £31.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +53.23% +29.17% +9.09%

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 267 218 364
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.39% 94.78% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 153 219
Staffordshire median daily rate £370 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% +3.70% -6.90%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £185
90th Percentile £456 £475 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 14 19
Staffordshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.10 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.80% -6.00% -
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.30 £11.08
90th Percentile £22.85 £26.05 £46.70
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% -14.29%

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 6 months to 19 August 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 -4 20 £338 +0.75% 7
Lichfield +1 1 £305 - 1
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 - - 1
C# Developer
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 25 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (96.00%) .NET
3 21 (84.00%) SQL Server
4 14 (56.00%) .NET Framework
4 14 (56.00%) SQL
5 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (36.00%) Internet
6 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
6 9 (36.00%) NoSQL
7 8 (32.00%) Web Services
7 8 (32.00%) MVC
7 8 (32.00%) TDD
7 8 (32.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (28.00%) DB2
8 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio
8 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (28.00%) RabbitMQ
8 7 (28.00%) Entity Framework
8 7 (28.00%) Redis
8 7 (28.00%) Docker
8 7 (28.00%) Teradata
8 7 (28.00%) Relational Database
9 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (24.00%) BDD
9 6 (24.00%) TypeScript
9 6 (24.00%) SpecFlow
9 6 (24.00%) Castle Windsor
9 6 (24.00%) Dependency Injection
9 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration

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 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (84.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (36.00%) NoSQL
3 8 (32.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (28.00%) DB2
4 7 (28.00%) Redis
4 7 (28.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (24.00%) SpecFlow
3 2 (8.00%) AccuRev
3 2 (8.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (12.00%) Back Office
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (96.00%) .NET
2 14 (56.00%) .NET Framework
3 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
4 8 (32.00%) Web Services
5 7 (28.00%) Entity Framework
5 7 (28.00%) RabbitMQ
6 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 6 (24.00%) Castle Windsor
6 6 (24.00%) CSS
6 6 (24.00%) HTML
6 6 (24.00%) WinForms
7 5 (20.00%) WPF
8 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (4.00%) RESTful
8 1 (4.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) MVC
2 8 (32.00%) TDD
3 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (24.00%) BDD
4 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (24.00%) Dependency Injection
4 6 (24.00%) Web Development
5 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.00%) Migration
6 1 (4.00%) MVVM
6 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (56.00%) SQL
3 6 (24.00%) TypeScript
3 6 (24.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Teradata
2 1 (4.00%) Informatica