The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £334 per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 76 57
Rank change year-on-year -3 -19  
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 36 54 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.62% 1.97% 2.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 2.07% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 42 60
Median daily rate £334 £339 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.47% +4.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £300 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +4.47% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.13 £35.00
% change year-on-year -1.48% +20.35%  

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 2091 2614 2430
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 94.06% 95.54% 94.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1319 1457 1368
Median daily rate £400 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 72 173
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -9.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £35.00 £34.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

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 28 March 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 28 March 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
Birmingham -7 12 £350 +6.87% 13
Staffordshire +4 7 £338 +12.50% 8
Herefordshire - 5 £300 -
Coventry -9 3 £265 -29.33% 6
Warwickshire +1 2 £363 +7.40% 5
Walsall - 2 £338 -
Solihull +2 1 £325 +1.56% 2
Worcestershire -1 1 - - 8
C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 84 (100.00%) C#
2 75 (89.29%) .NET
3 49 (58.33%) MVC
4 47 (55.95%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (47.62%) ASP.NET
6 36 (42.86%) SQL Server
7 34 (40.48%) HTML
7 34 (40.48%) JavaScript
8 33 (39.29%) SQL
9 26 (30.95%) CSS
10 23 (27.38%) AngularJS
11 22 (26.19%) Scrum
12 21 (25.00%) .NET Framework
13 20 (23.81%) jQuery
14 19 (22.62%) Visual Studio
15 18 (21.43%) Microsoft
16 17 (20.24%) Web Services
16 17 (20.24%) WCF
16 17 (20.24%) ASP.NET MVC
16 17 (20.24%) Entity Framework
17 16 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
18 15 (17.86%) XML
19 14 (16.67%) HTML5
19 14 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
19 14 (16.67%) TDD
20 12 (14.29%) SOLID
21 11 (13.10%) Subversion
22 10 (11.90%) Team Foundation Server
23 9 (10.71%) WPF
23 9 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 (5.95%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.57%) CMS
2 3 (3.57%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.38%) Sitefinity
4 1 (1.19%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.19%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.76%) SaaS
3 2 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.38%) IaaS
3 2 (2.38%) PaaS
4 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) Internet
2 2 (2.38%) HTTP
3 1 (1.19%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.52%) MySQL
3 4 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.38%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.38%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.38%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.38%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 19 (22.62%) Visual Studio
2 11 (13.10%) Subversion
3 10 (11.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (9.52%) Moq
4 8 (9.52%) NUnit
5 6 (7.14%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.57%) CruiseControl
6 3 (3.57%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.57%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.38%) Selenium
7 2 (2.38%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (1.19%) JIRA
8 1 (1.19%) Maven
8 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (7.14%) Finance
2 4 (4.76%) Back Office
3 2 (2.38%) Retail
3 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.19%) Advertising
4 1 (1.19%) Automotive
4 1 (1.19%) Electronics
4 1 (1.19%) Games
4 1 (1.19%) Legal
4 1 (1.19%) Local Government
4 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.19%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (89.29%) .NET
2 40 (47.62%) ASP.NET
3 34 (40.48%) HTML
4 26 (30.95%) CSS
5 23 (27.38%) AngularJS
6 21 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 20 (23.81%) jQuery
8 17 (20.24%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (20.24%) Entity Framework
8 17 (20.24%) WCF
8 17 (20.24%) Web Services
9 15 (17.86%) XML
10 14 (16.67%) HTML5
11 9 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 9 (10.71%) WPF
12 8 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 8 (9.52%) KnockoutJS
13 7 (8.33%) WinForms
14 6 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
14 6 (7.14%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (2.38%) iPad
1 2 (2.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.19%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.52%) Windows
2 3 (3.57%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (58.33%) MVC
2 47 (55.95%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (26.19%) Scrum
4 16 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (16.67%) TDD
6 12 (14.29%) SOLID
7 8 (9.52%) BDD
7 8 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (9.52%) OOD
7 8 (9.52%) Web Development
8 7 (8.33%) OO
9 5 (5.95%) Front End Development
10 4 (4.76%) Continuous Deployment
10 4 (4.76%) SDLC
11 3 (3.57%) Domain-Driven Design
11 3 (3.57%) Microservices
11 3 (3.57%) Software Engineering
12 2 (2.38%) Data Protection
12 2 (2.38%) Kanban
12 2 (2.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 84 (100.00%) C#
2 34 (40.48%) JavaScript
3 33 (39.29%) SQL
4 8 (9.52%) VB.NET
5 7 (8.33%) PowerShell
6 6 (7.14%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.57%) Java
8 2 (2.38%) VB
9 1 (1.19%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (2.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 18 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.38%) Google
2 2 (2.38%) Oracle
2 2 (2.38%) Telerik
3 1 (1.19%) SAP
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