Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for C# skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C# over the 6 months to 17 November 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.

C#
Staffordshire > Stoke-on-Trent
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 4 9
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5 -3
Contract jobs citing C# 28 27 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 28.28% 17.42% 22.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 53.85% 51.92% 36.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 25 10
Stoke-on-Trent median daily rate £388 £300 £354
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.17% -15.19% +8.85%
10th Percentile £297 £188 £318
90th Percentile £438 £375 £430
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £325 £339
% change year-on-year +15.38% -4.06% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stoke-on-Trent median hourly rate - - -
Staffordshire median hourly rate £45.00 - -

C# is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 52 52 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 52.53% 33.55% 60.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 37 30
Stoke-on-Trent median daily rate £375 £315 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.05% -12.50% +10.77%
10th Percentile £309 £154 £262
90th Percentile £438 £393 £430
Staffordshire median daily rate £350 £323 £350
% change year-on-year +8.53% -7.86% +11.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stoke-on-Trent median hourly rate - - -
Staffordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £33.00 £15.37
% change year-on-year +36.36% +114.70% +13.85%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Job postings citing C# as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Stoke-on-Trent

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Stoke-on-Trent

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Stoke-on-Trent over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Stoke-on-Trent

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for C#.

1 24 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 23 (82.14%) .NET
3 13 (46.43%) SQL
3 13 (46.43%) MVC
4 10 (35.71%) Back Office
4 10 (35.71%) HTML
4 10 (35.71%) VB.NET
4 10 (35.71%) CSS
4 10 (35.71%) WinForms
4 10 (35.71%) Dependency Injection
4 10 (35.71%) SpecFlow
4 10 (35.71%) TypeScript
5 9 (32.14%) BDD
5 9 (32.14%) TDD
6 8 (28.57%) WPF
6 8 (28.57%) Internet
7 7 (25.00%) Web Development
7 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (21.43%) .NET Framework
8 6 (21.43%) jQuery
8 6 (21.43%) VB
9 5 (17.86%) OOA/OOD
9 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
9 5 (17.86%) HTML5
9 5 (17.86%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (17.86%) Sass
10 4 (14.29%) Castle Windsor
10 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (10.71%) Power BI
3 3 (10.71%) RDBMS
3 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.57%) DTS
5 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) SpecFlow
2 4 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.71%) JIRA
3 3 (10.71%) Subversion
4 1 (3.57%) AccuRev
General
1 10 (35.71%) Back Office
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Developer
2 15 (53.57%) C# Developer
3 13 (46.43%) C# Software Developer
3 13 (46.43%) Software Developer
4 9 (32.14%) .NET Developer
4 9 (32.14%) .NET Software Developer
4 9 (32.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (17.86%) SQL Developer
6 4 (14.29%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 4 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Web Developer
6 4 (14.29%) WinForms Developer
7 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Business Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (10.71%) C# Web Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Technical Leader
8 2 (7.14%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (82.14%) .NET
2 10 (35.71%) CSS
2 10 (35.71%) HTML
2 10 (35.71%) WinForms
3 8 (28.57%) WPF
4 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 6 (21.43%) .NET Framework
5 6 (21.43%) jQuery
6 5 (17.86%) HTML5
6 5 (17.86%) Sass
7 4 (14.29%) Castle Windsor
8 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
8 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (3.57%) Middleware
9 1 (3.57%) RESTful
9 1 (3.57%) WCF
9 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (7.14%) Learning Management System
1 2 (7.14%) SCORM
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) MVC
2 10 (35.71%) Dependency Injection
3 9 (32.14%) BDD
3 9 (32.14%) TDD
4 7 (25.00%) Web Development
5 5 (17.86%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (17.86%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.71%) Coaching
7 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (10.71%) Data Management
7 3 (10.71%) ETL
7 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
8 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (7.14%) Information Governance
8 2 (7.14%) SDLC
8 2 (7.14%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) SQL
2 10 (35.71%) TypeScript
2 10 (35.71%) VB.NET
3 6 (21.43%) VB
4 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Tableau
3 1 (3.57%) Xamarin