The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 23 25 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing C# 3 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 2.27% 1.73% 3.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.33% 10.34% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 4
Median daily rate £425 £325 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £265 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £345 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.56 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.15% +7.31%
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 Halifax region.

Programming Languages Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
36 29 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 27.27% 16.76% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 17 13
Median daily rate £421 £285 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.80% -12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £250 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £360 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for C#.

1 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) WCF
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
3 10 (62.50%) Web Services
4 8 (50.00%) TDD
4 8 (50.00%) Finance
5 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (37.50%) MVC
6 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
7 5 (31.25%) CSS
7 5 (31.25%) HTML
8 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
9 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
10 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
10 2 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (12.50%) Java
10 2 (12.50%) Oracle
10 2 (12.50%) XML
10 2 (12.50%) RUP
10 2 (12.50%) HP UFT
10 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (12.50%) Web Development
10 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (12.50%) jQuery
10 2 (12.50%) Selenium
10 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (12.50%) V-Model
10 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (12.50%) Test Automation

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) HP UFT
1 2 (12.50%) Ranorex
1 2 (12.50%) Selenium
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (12.50%) Testopia
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 2 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 13 (81.25%) .NET Developer
3 10 (62.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (62.50%) C# Developer
4 8 (50.00%) C# WCF Developer
4 8 (50.00%) WCF Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (12.50%) HTML Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Test Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Finance Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Lead .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) WCF
3 10 (62.50%) Web Services
4 5 (31.25%) CSS
4 5 (31.25%) HTML
5 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
7 2 (12.50%) HTML5
7 2 (12.50%) jQuery
7 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (12.50%) XML
8 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (6.25%) CSS3
8 1 (6.25%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) TDD
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) MVC
3 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 2 (12.50%) RUP
4 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 2 (12.50%) V-Model
4 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 2 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Testing
5 1 (6.25%) SOA
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (12.50%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft