Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 15 16 10
Rank change year-on-year +1 -6 +10
Contract jobs citing C# 12 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 8.33% 5.38% 9.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 26.32% 32.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 10
Worcestershire median daily rate £419 £325 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.85% -5.45% -31.25%
10th Percentile £313 £253 £251
90th Percentile £458 £390 £438
West Midlands median daily rate £405 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +8.00% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Worcestershire median hourly rate £43.75 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £52.00 £25.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year +101.94% +3.00% +78.57%

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 48 19 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 33.33% 20.43% 28.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 14 28
Worcestershire median daily rate £425 £308 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.21% -8.89% -22.86%
10th Percentile £320 £138 £213
90th Percentile £483 £427 £415
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Worcestershire median hourly rate £45.00 £12.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +260.00% -69.88% +241.56%
West Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £31.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year +42.86% +31.25% -22.58%

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 21 January 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 21 January 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 - 6 £375 - 16
Worcester +9 5 £425 +47.83% 15
Bromsgrove - 1 £363 -
C#
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 5 (41.67%) Xamarin
2 4 (33.33%) JSON
2 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) OpenGL
3 3 (25.00%) Aerospace
3 3 (25.00%) Games
3 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (25.00%) Game Development
3 3 (25.00%) Ember.js
4 2 (16.67%) UML
5 1 (8.33%) C++
5 1 (8.33%) MATLAB
5 1 (8.33%) JUnit
5 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
5 1 (8.33%) XAML
5 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
5 1 (8.33%) Military
5 1 (8.33%) Statistics
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Spring
5 1 (8.33%) Android

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 3 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JUnit
1 1 (8.33%) Moq
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (25.00%) Aerospace
1 3 (25.00%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C++ Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C++/C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (33.33%) JSON
2 3 (25.00%) Ember.js
2 3 (25.00%) OpenGL
3 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (8.33%) Spring
3 1 (8.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Android
1 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
1 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (25.00%) Game Development
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) UML
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
4 1 (8.33%) MVVM
4 1 (8.33%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
1 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) C++
2 1 (8.33%) Java 8
2 1 (8.33%) MATLAB
2 1 (8.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Xamarin