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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 13 7 17
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs citing C# 4 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 5.97% 15.79% 6.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.05% 71.43% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 10
Median daily rate £295 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.23% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £308 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £351
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.25 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+4.45% +14.59%

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
19 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 28.36% 22.11% 11.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 17
Median daily rate £315 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £455 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017, 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 18 (94.74%) .NET
2 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET
3 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
4 7 (36.84%) .NET Framework
5 6 (31.58%) WCF
6 5 (26.32%) jQuery
6 5 (26.32%) MVC
6 5 (26.32%) CSS
6 5 (26.32%) Web Services
6 5 (26.32%) HTML
6 5 (26.32%) SQL
7 4 (21.05%) Web Design
7 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
7 4 (21.05%) Web Testing
8 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (15.79%) Finance
8 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (15.79%) TDD
9 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (10.53%) BDD
9 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
9 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
9 2 (10.53%) SDLC
10 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (5.26%) Test Planning
10 1 (5.26%) SoapUI
10 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
10 1 (5.26%) Groovy
10 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
10 1 (5.26%) QA

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 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Selenium
1 1 (5.26%) SoapUI
1 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) .NET Developer
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) WCF Developer
3 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Development Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Finance Manager
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) C# WCF Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Development Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Finance Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Tester
4 1 (5.26%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) .NET
2 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET
3 7 (36.84%) .NET Framework
4 6 (31.58%) WCF
5 5 (26.32%) CSS
5 5 (26.32%) HTML
5 5 (26.32%) jQuery
5 5 (26.32%) Web Services
6 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
8 1 (5.26%) SOAP
8 1 (5.26%) WinForms
8 1 (5.26%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) MVC
2 4 (21.05%) Web Design
2 4 (21.05%) Web Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) TDD
4 2 (10.53%) BDD
4 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.53%) SDLC
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) Test Planning
5 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Groovy
2 1 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.26%) VB
2 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
2 1 (5.26%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
1 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle