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 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 4 12 7
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs citing C# 133 105 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 12.88% 11.38% 14.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.00% 27.70% 29.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 54 118
Average daily rate
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£320 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
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 Leeds region.

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
341 379 557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 33.01% 41.06% 48.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 221 354
Average daily rate £320 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 21 4
Average hourly rate £50.00 £38.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.87% +120.00%
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 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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014, 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#.

1 199 (82.23%) .NET
2 133 (54.96%) SQL Server
3 128 (52.89%) ASP.NET
4 96 (39.67%) SQL
5 80 (33.06%) Agile Software Development
6 76 (31.40%) JavaScript
7 73 (30.17%) MVC
8 55 (22.73%) .NET Framework
9 54 (22.31%) HTML
10 53 (21.90%) Web Services
11 52 (21.49%) CSS
11 52 (21.49%) Microsoft
12 50 (20.66%) WCF
13 49 (20.25%) ASP.NET MVC
14 47 (19.42%) Visual Studio
15 44 (18.18%) VB.NET
15 44 (18.18%) WinForms
16 40 (16.53%) Java
17 38 (15.70%) XML
17 38 (15.70%) SharePoint
17 38 (15.70%) Scrum
17 38 (15.70%) Software Engineering
18 36 (14.88%) TDD
19 34 (14.05%) Enterprise Software
20 32 (13.22%) SQL Server 2008
20 32 (13.22%) Oracle
21 31 (12.81%) SQL Server 2005
22 27 (11.16%) Web Development
23 26 (10.74%) BDD
23 26 (10.74%) OO

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 38 (15.70%) SharePoint
2 24 (9.92%) BizTalk Server
3 21 (8.68%) SharePoint 2010
4 16 (6.61%) CMS
5 7 (2.89%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (2.07%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (1.65%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.41%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.41%) IIS
8 1 (0.41%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 12 (4.96%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.31%) InfoPath
3 5 (2.07%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.07%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.72%) Intranet
2 4 (1.65%) FTP
2 4 (1.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (54.96%) SQL Server
2 32 (13.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (12.81%) SQL Server 2005
4 21 (8.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (7.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (5.79%) Star Schema
7 7 (2.89%) MySQL
7 7 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.48%) EDRMS
9 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.83%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (0.83%) QlikView
9 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.41%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.41%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 47 (19.42%) Visual Studio
2 21 (8.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (6.20%) Cucumber
4 13 (5.37%) Selenium
5 12 (4.96%) SoapUI
6 10 (4.13%) WebDriver
7 8 (3.31%) JBehave
8 6 (2.48%) MSTest
9 3 (1.24%) Maven
9 3 (1.24%) Git (software)
10 2 (0.83%) JUnit
10 2 (0.83%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (0.83%) Behat
11 1 (0.41%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.41%) JMeter
11 1 (0.41%) JIRA
11 1 (0.41%) NUnit
11 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 1 (0.41%) Firebug
General
1 26 (10.74%) Finance
2 7 (2.89%) Back Office
3 6 (2.48%) Advertising
4 4 (1.65%) Retail
5 3 (1.24%) Local Government
6 1 (0.41%) Publishing
6 1 (0.41%) Law
6 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.41%) Marketing
6 1 (0.41%) Banking
6 1 (0.41%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 185 (76.45%) Developer
2 102 (42.15%) .NET Developer
3 44 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 29 (11.98%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (10.74%) Tester
6 20 (8.26%) Software Engineer
6 20 (8.26%) SharePoint Developer
7 16 (6.61%) SQL Developer
8 15 (6.20%) VB.NET Developer
8 15 (6.20%) WinForms Developer
9 13 (5.37%) C# Software Engineer
9 13 (5.37%) .NET Software Engineer
10 12 (4.96%) Senior Developer
11 10 (4.13%) Functional Tester
11 10 (4.13%) ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (4.13%) Manual Tester
12 9 (3.72%) Analyst
12 9 (3.72%) Software Developer
12 9 (3.72%) Web Developer
12 9 (3.72%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (82.23%) .NET
2 128 (52.89%) ASP.NET
3 55 (22.73%) .NET Framework
4 54 (22.31%) HTML
5 53 (21.90%) Web Services
6 52 (21.49%) CSS
7 50 (20.66%) WCF
8 49 (20.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 44 (18.18%) WinForms
10 38 (15.70%) XML
11 24 (9.92%) jQuery
11 24 (9.92%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 21 (8.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 21 (8.68%) ASP.NET Web API
13 13 (5.37%) HTML5
14 12 (4.96%) WPF
14 12 (4.96%) XHTML
15 11 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 11 (4.55%) Ajax
15 11 (4.55%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 34 (14.05%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (5.37%) NHS
3 9 (3.72%) N-Tier
4 6 (2.48%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.24%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (1.24%) Open Source
6 2 (0.83%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.41%) EPoS
7 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.41%) PKI
7 1 (0.41%) Wiki
7 1 (0.41%) Blog
7 1 (0.41%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.41%) Social Media
7 1 (0.41%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 21 (8.68%) Windows
2 4 (1.65%) Android
3 3 (1.24%) UNIX
4 2 (0.83%) Linux
4 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.83%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.41%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.41%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (33.06%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (30.17%) MVC
3 38 (15.70%) Scrum
3 38 (15.70%) Software Engineering
4 36 (14.88%) TDD
5 27 (11.16%) Web Development
6 26 (10.74%) BDD
6 26 (10.74%) OO
7 23 (9.50%) User Stories
8 21 (8.68%) Automated Testing
8 21 (8.68%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (8.68%) Dependency Injection
8 21 (8.68%) Test Automation
9 13 (5.37%) Test Scripting
10 12 (4.96%) Workflow
11 11 (4.55%) Performance Improvement
12 9 (3.72%) OOP
13 8 (3.31%) ATDD
13 8 (3.31%) Kanban
13 8 (3.31%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 96 (39.67%) SQL
2 76 (31.40%) JavaScript
3 44 (18.18%) VB.NET
4 40 (16.53%) Java
5 22 (9.09%) Ruby
6 19 (7.85%) PHP
7 17 (7.02%) PowerShell
8 13 (5.37%) VB
9 9 (3.72%) C++
10 8 (3.31%) T-SQL
11 7 (2.89%) VB6
12 6 (2.48%) Python
13 5 (2.07%) VBA
13 5 (2.07%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.24%) Embedded C
14 3 (1.24%) C
14 3 (1.24%) X++
15 2 (0.83%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 10 (4.13%) ISEB
2 7 (2.89%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.65%) Degree
4 2 (0.83%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.83%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.50%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.41%) ISO 9002
2 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 52 (21.49%) Microsoft
2 32 (13.22%) Oracle
3 6 (2.48%) Kofax
4 5 (2.07%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.24%) Xamarin
6 2 (0.83%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.83%) Telerik
6 2 (0.83%) Splunk
7 1 (0.41%) Open Text
7 1 (0.41%) RedDot
7 1 (0.41%) HP
7 1 (0.41%) Citrix
7 1 (0.41%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.41%) Sybase
7 1 (0.41%) SAP
7 1 (0.41%) Capita
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £275 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 27 days ago