The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stockport with a requirement for C# skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C# over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
Manchester / Stockport
Rank 12 7 5
Rank change year-on-year -5 -2  
Contract jobs citing C# 3 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 9.09% 17.78% 12.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.11% 38.10% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 0
Median daily rate £306 £370 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.22% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +9.21% +8.57%  

C# is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Stockport with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Stockport
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 27 21 7
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 81.82% 46.67% 43.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 5
Median daily rate £300 £370 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.91% +12.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £310 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £425 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stockport citing C# as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Stockport

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Stockport

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Stockport

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 Stockport region with a requirement for C#.

1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) .NET
3 7 (77.78%) MVC
4 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 5 (55.56%) Web Development
5 5 (55.56%) jQuery
6 4 (44.44%) TDD
6 4 (44.44%) CSS
6 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
6 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (33.33%) HTML
8 2 (22.22%) Advertising
8 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
8 2 (22.22%) Scrum
8 2 (22.22%) Web Design
8 2 (22.22%) SQL
8 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
8 2 (22.22%) OO
8 2 (22.22%) Spring
8 2 (22.22%) NHibernate
8 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (22.22%) Docker
8 2 (22.22%) API Design
8 2 (22.22%) SDLC
8 2 (22.22%) Marketing
9 1 (11.11%) SMACSS
9 1 (11.11%) gulp

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (11.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) gulp
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 2 (22.22%) Advertising
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 5 (55.56%) jQuery
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (44.44%) CSS
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
6 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
6 2 (22.22%) NHibernate
6 2 (22.22%) Spring
7 1 (11.11%) .NET Core
7 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
7 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
7 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
7 1 (11.11%) Node.js
7 1 (11.11%) OpenID
7 1 (11.11%) RESTful
7 1 (11.11%) Sass
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) MVC
3 5 (55.56%) Web Development
4 4 (44.44%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) API Design
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (22.22%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) SDLC
5 2 (22.22%) Web Design
6 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) Cross-Platform Development
6 1 (11.11%) Progressive Enhancement
6 1 (11.11%) Refactoring
6 1 (11.11%) SMACSS
6 1 (11.11%) Time Management
6 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
3 1 (11.11%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Docker