The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 14 13 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Contract jobs citing C# 14 21 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 7.57% 10.40% 1.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.73% 35.59% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 1
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£325 £343 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.10% +34.31%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
C#
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Programming Languages Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
59 59 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 31.89% 29.21% 27.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 34 25
Average daily rate £325 £285 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% +29.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £180 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £438 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C#.

1 14 (70.00%) .NET
2 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (55.00%) WCF
3 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (45.00%) Web Services
4 8 (40.00%) XML
5 7 (35.00%) MVC
6 6 (30.00%) HTML
7 5 (25.00%) CSS
7 5 (25.00%) SOA
8 4 (20.00%) SQL
8 4 (20.00%) SOAP
8 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
8 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
9 3 (15.00%) VB
9 3 (15.00%) Oracle
9 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
9 3 (15.00%) XHTML
9 3 (15.00%) Finance
9 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
9 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (10.00%) Linux
10 2 (10.00%) CRM
10 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (10.00%) CMS

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C#. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (10.00%) CMS
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 10 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (30.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Agile .NET Developer
4 4 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (15.00%) C# Web Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 2 (10.00%) CRM Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Architect
7 1 (5.00%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) .NET
2 11 (55.00%) WCF
3 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (45.00%) Web Services
4 8 (40.00%) XML
5 6 (30.00%) HTML
6 5 (25.00%) CSS
7 4 (20.00%) SOAP
8 3 (15.00%) XHTML
9 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
9 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (5.00%) jQuery
10 1 (5.00%) Classic ASP
10 1 (5.00%) XSD
10 1 (5.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) MVC
2 5 (25.00%) SOA
3 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (10.00%) CRM
5 2 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) TDD
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) VB
2 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) EPiServer
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