The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 23 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
England / West Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 72 61
Rank change year-on-year -5 -11  
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 44 66 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.17% 2.19% 2.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.29% 2.31% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 38 47
Median daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £300 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £397 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +6.06% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £31.00 - £22.00
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 the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1922 2853 2299
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 94.63% 94.75% 95.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1152 1690 1407
Median daily rate £388 £399 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.88% +10.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £234 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 89 138
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.91 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £39.00 £32.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured C# Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for C# Developer in the West Midlands

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# Developer in the West Midlands

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# Developer in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# Developer in the West Midlands

C# Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# Developer in the West Midlands

C# Developer
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 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
Staffordshire +11 17 £335 +67.50% 8
Birmingham +4 12 £375 +7.14% 9
Coventry +7 6 £303 -10.37% 5
Warwickshire +11 5 £238 -26.92% 7
Walsall - 1 £275 - 1
C# Developer
England

C# Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Midlands region featuring C# Developer in the job title.

1 81 (100.00%) C#
2 69 (85.19%) .NET
3 47 (58.02%) SQL Server
4 42 (51.85%) MVC
5 37 (45.68%) HTML
6 35 (43.21%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (41.98%) CSS
8 31 (38.27%) ASP.NET
9 29 (35.80%) JavaScript
10 28 (34.57%) TDD
10 28 (34.57%) AngularJS
11 25 (30.86%) SQL
12 23 (28.40%) HTML5
13 19 (23.46%) WPF
14 17 (20.99%) ASP.NET MVC
15 16 (19.75%) jQuery
15 16 (19.75%) ASP.NET Web API
16 13 (16.05%) MySQL
16 13 (16.05%) Mentoring
16 13 (16.05%) SOLID
16 13 (16.05%) Angular 2
17 11 (13.58%) Visual Studio
17 11 (13.58%) SQL Server 2008
17 11 (13.58%) Microservices
18 10 (12.35%) Line Management
18 10 (12.35%) BDD
18 10 (12.35%) VB.NET
18 10 (12.35%) Microsoft
18 10 (12.35%) Scrum
19 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure

C# Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 5 (6.17%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.70%) IIS
3 1 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.23%) CMS
3 1 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.23%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.23%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.23%) ThingWorx
3 1 (1.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.47%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.70%) Internet
2 1 (1.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (58.02%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.05%) MySQL
3 11 (13.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.70%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.47%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.47%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.23%) DTS
7 1 (1.23%) Redis
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (13.58%) Visual Studio
2 8 (9.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.70%) SpecFlow
3 3 (3.70%) Subversion
4 2 (2.47%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.47%) Selenium
4 2 (2.47%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.23%) Maven
5 1 (1.23%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.23%) Moq
5 1 (1.23%) NUnit
General
1 7 (8.64%) Finance
2 5 (6.17%) Automotive
2 5 (6.17%) Back Office
3 1 (1.23%) Games
3 1 (1.23%) Legal
3 1 (1.23%) Local Government
3 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (85.19%) .NET
2 37 (45.68%) HTML
3 34 (41.98%) CSS
4 31 (38.27%) ASP.NET
5 28 (34.57%) AngularJS
6 23 (28.40%) HTML5
7 19 (23.46%) WPF
8 17 (20.99%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (19.75%) ASP.NET Web API
9 16 (19.75%) jQuery
10 13 (16.05%) Angular 2
11 8 (9.88%) Web Services
11 8 (9.88%) XML
12 7 (8.64%) .NET Framework
12 7 (8.64%) CSS3
12 7 (8.64%) Entity Framework
12 7 (8.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (8.64%) WCF
12 7 (8.64%) WinForms
13 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.94%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.23%) SCADA
3 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.64%) Windows
2 1 (1.23%) Android
2 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (51.85%) MVC
2 35 (43.21%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (34.57%) TDD
4 13 (16.05%) Mentoring
4 13 (16.05%) SOLID
5 11 (13.58%) Microservices
6 10 (12.35%) BDD
6 10 (12.35%) Line Management
6 10 (12.35%) Scrum
7 7 (8.64%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (8.64%) SDLC
8 6 (7.41%) Web Development
9 5 (6.17%) Unit Testing
9 5 (6.17%) Workflow
10 4 (4.94%) Data Protection
10 4 (4.94%) Front End Development
10 4 (4.94%) Software Engineering
11 3 (3.70%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (3.70%) Dependency Injection
11 3 (3.70%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 81 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (35.80%) JavaScript
3 25 (30.86%) SQL
4 10 (12.35%) VB.NET
5 8 (9.88%) TypeScript
6 6 (7.41%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.94%) Java
8 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.47%) Python
9 1 (1.23%) C
9 1 (1.23%) VB
9 1 (1.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (1.23%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (12.35%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.47%) Google
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle
2 2 (2.47%) Telerik
3 1 (1.23%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.23%) Xamarin
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