Period
to 22 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 22 August 2019 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#
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 12 10 11
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1 +13
Contract jobs citing C# 19 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 11.11% 10.77% 2.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.75% 28.57% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 2
Worcestershire median daily rate £388 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +15.38% -1.89%
10th Percentile £321 £313 £280
90th Percentile £406 £443 £370
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £352
% change year-on-year +6.25% +13.80% +0.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Worcestershire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 £44.50 £29.25
% change year-on-year -21.35% +52.14% +21.88%

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Worcestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 80 49 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 46.78% 37.69% 21.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 39 13
Worcestershire median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +14.29% +1.82%
10th Percentile £307 £310 £233
90th Percentile £454 £470 £444
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Worcestershire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £29.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +35.59% -9.23% +30.00%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

Job postings citing C# as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Worcestershire

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Worcestershire

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Worcestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Worcestershire

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Worcestershire

C#
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 22 August 2019. 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
Malvern -4 7 £388 +3.33% 8
Worcester +1 6 £388 -8.82% 28
Redditch +4 2 £325 -23.53% 5
C#
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Worcestershire region with a requirement for C#.

1 13 (68.42%) Software Engineering
2 11 (57.89%) SC Cleared
2 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
2 11 (57.89%) C++
3 9 (47.37%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (31.58%) UML
5 5 (26.32%) SQL
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
5 5 (26.32%) StarTeam
5 5 (26.32%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (26.32%) Degree
5 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
5 5 (26.32%) Algorithms
5 5 (26.32%) Rational DOORS
6 4 (21.05%) Azure
6 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
6 4 (21.05%) C
6 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
6 4 (21.05%) Change Management
7 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (15.79%) Data Lake
7 3 (15.79%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (15.79%) Tableau
8 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (10.53%) Software Delivery
8 2 (10.53%) Collaborative Working
8 2 (10.53%) Atlassian
8 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2000

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 2 (10.53%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 3 (15.79%) Data Lake
2 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Rational DOORS
1 5 (26.32%) StarTeam
2 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.53%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) C# Software Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) Embedded Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) Software Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Database Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Azure Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Azure Developer
4 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) DBA
4 1 (5.26%) SQL DBA
4 1 (5.26%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (26.32%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Software Engineering
2 6 (31.58%) UML
3 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
3 5 (26.32%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) Change Management
4 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.53%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (10.53%) Migration
5 2 (10.53%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) C++
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) SC Cleared
1 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Tableau
2 2 (10.53%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.26%) Xamarin