The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 11 12 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Contract jobs citing C# 145 114 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 12.32% 10.67% 13.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.77% 23.36% 40.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 72 61
Average daily rate
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£325 £320 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +2.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £380 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
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 Leeds region.

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
610 488 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 51.83% 45.69% 33.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 348 131
Average daily rate £350 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £234 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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#.

1 180 (78.26%) .NET
2 119 (51.74%) ASP.NET
3 110 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
4 102 (44.35%) JavaScript
5 98 (42.61%) MVC
6 88 (38.26%) SQL
7 82 (35.65%) SQL Server
8 68 (29.57%) HTML
9 66 (28.70%) CSS
10 62 (26.96%) TDD
11 55 (23.91%) jQuery
11 55 (23.91%) Microsoft
12 52 (22.61%) ASP.NET MVC
13 51 (22.17%) Web Services
14 45 (19.57%) .NET Framework
15 41 (17.83%) ASP.NET Web API
16 37 (16.09%) WCF
17 35 (15.22%) Visual Studio
17 35 (15.22%) Java
18 34 (14.78%) OO
19 29 (12.61%) SharePoint
19 29 (12.61%) Continuous Integration
20 28 (12.17%) JSON
20 28 (12.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 24 (10.43%) Web Development
22 23 (10.00%) Finance
23 22 (9.57%) Windows
23 22 (9.57%) Team Foundation Server
24 21 (9.13%) CRM
24 21 (9.13%) Scrum

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 29 (12.61%) SharePoint
2 13 (5.65%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (3.04%) CMS
3 7 (3.04%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (2.61%) Apache ServiceMix
5 5 (2.17%) Apache
5 5 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (1.74%) IIS
7 3 (1.30%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.87%) Node.js
8 2 (0.87%) EPiServer CMS
9 1 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (5.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.30%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.43%) MS Office
3 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (8.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.87%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.65%) Office 365
2 4 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.87%) SaaS
4 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.43%) PaaS
4 1 (0.43%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.65%) Intranet
2 6 (2.61%) CTI
2 6 (2.61%) Firewall
3 2 (0.87%) SSL
4 1 (0.43%) SSH
4 1 (0.43%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.43%) DNS
4 1 (0.43%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (35.65%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (4.78%) Relational Database
4 9 (3.91%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (3.91%) NoSQL
5 7 (3.04%) Pentaho
5 7 (3.04%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.30%) MySQL
7 3 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.30%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.43%) QlikView
9 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.43%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.43%) RavenDB
9 1 (0.43%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 35 (15.22%) Visual Studio
2 22 (9.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (7.83%) Git (software)
4 17 (7.39%) NUnit
5 14 (6.09%) Subversion
5 14 (6.09%) Selenium
6 13 (5.65%) Rhino Mocks
6 13 (5.65%) Cucumber
7 10 (4.35%) Jenkins
7 10 (4.35%) Maven
8 8 (3.48%) SpecFlow
9 6 (2.61%) QUnit
9 6 (2.61%) JUnit
9 6 (2.61%) JMeter
9 6 (2.61%) JIRA
10 2 (0.87%) MSTest
11 1 (0.43%) MorphX
11 1 (0.43%) ReSharper
11 1 (0.43%) NSubstitute
11 1 (0.43%) Moq
General
1 23 (10.00%) Finance
2 4 (1.74%) Law
2 4 (1.74%) Back Office
3 3 (1.30%) Banking
3 3 (1.30%) Advertising
4 2 (0.87%) Retail
4 2 (0.87%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.43%) Billing
5 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.43%) Games
5 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 174 (75.65%) Developer
2 97 (42.17%) .NET Developer
3 36 (15.65%) C# Developer
4 30 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (9.57%) Senior Developer
6 18 (7.83%) SQL Developer
7 17 (7.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 15 (6.52%) ASP.NET Developer
8 15 (6.52%) SharePoint Developer
9 13 (5.65%) Architect
9 13 (5.65%) Agile Coach
10 8 (3.48%) Xamarin Developer
10 8 (3.48%) VB Developer
10 8 (3.48%) VB6 Developer
11 7 (3.04%) Web Developer
12 6 (2.61%) Tester
12 6 (2.61%) Senior .NET Developer
13 5 (2.17%) Microsoft Developer
13 5 (2.17%) Agile Tester
13 5 (2.17%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (78.26%) .NET
2 119 (51.74%) ASP.NET
3 68 (29.57%) HTML
4 66 (28.70%) CSS
5 55 (23.91%) jQuery
6 52 (22.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 51 (22.17%) Web Services
8 45 (19.57%) .NET Framework
9 41 (17.83%) ASP.NET Web API
10 37 (16.09%) WCF
11 28 (12.17%) JSON
11 28 (12.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 20 (8.70%) XML
13 19 (8.26%) Ajax
14 18 (7.83%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 17 (7.39%) REST
15 17 (7.39%) NHibernate
16 16 (6.96%) Hibernate
17 14 (6.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 14 (6.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.39%) NHS
2 10 (4.35%) User Experience
3 6 (2.61%) Smartcard
3 6 (2.61%) Open Source
3 6 (2.61%) PKI
4 5 (2.17%) IVR
4 5 (2.17%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.30%) W3C
7 2 (0.87%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.87%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.87%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.43%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.43%) Social Media
8 1 (0.43%) iPhone
8 1 (0.43%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.43%) GIS
8 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 22 (9.57%) Windows
2 14 (6.09%) Android
3 9 (3.91%) Windows Mobile
4 8 (3.48%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.61%) Windows Phone
5 6 (2.61%) CentOS
6 2 (0.87%) UNIX
7 1 (0.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (42.61%) MVC
3 62 (26.96%) TDD
4 34 (14.78%) OO
5 29 (12.61%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (10.43%) Web Development
7 21 (9.13%) CRM
7 21 (9.13%) Scrum
8 19 (8.26%) Software Engineering
9 16 (6.96%) Automated Testing
9 16 (6.96%) Unit Testing
9 16 (6.96%) Dependency Injection
10 11 (4.78%) Test Automation
10 11 (4.78%) ATDD
10 11 (4.78%) User Stories
11 10 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (3.91%) Refactoring
12 9 (3.91%) OOP
12 9 (3.91%) Mentoring
13 8 (3.48%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 102 (44.35%) JavaScript
2 88 (38.26%) SQL
3 35 (15.22%) Java
4 20 (8.70%) Python
5 19 (8.26%) Ruby
6 18 (7.83%) VB
7 17 (7.39%) VB.NET
8 16 (6.96%) VB6
9 12 (5.22%) T-SQL
10 9 (3.91%) PowerShell
10 9 (3.91%) PL/SQL
11 8 (3.48%) C++
12 7 (3.04%) PHP
13 6 (2.61%) Perl
14 2 (0.87%) C
14 2 (0.87%) XAML
15 1 (0.43%) X++
15 1 (0.43%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 13 (5.65%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.30%) Degree
3 2 (0.87%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.43%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.87%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 7 (3.04%) OpenIDM
2 1 (0.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 55 (23.91%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.83%) Oracle
3 15 (6.52%) Xamarin
4 8 (3.48%) Cisco
5 6 (2.61%) Splunk
5 6 (2.61%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.17%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.87%) Avaya
7 2 (0.87%) SAP
7 2 (0.87%) OpenText
8 1 (0.43%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.43%) Telerik
8 1 (0.43%) RedDot
8 1 (0.43%) Perforce
8 1 (0.43%) Kofax
8 1 (0.43%) Twitter
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Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £250 - £325 per day + Negotiable on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 12 days ago
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Posted: 16 days ago
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Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
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Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
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Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
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