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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 13 14 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Contract jobs citing C# 104 92 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 9.40% 10.04% 11.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.18% 23.90% 28.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 55 78
Average daily rate
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£328 £298 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.89% -4.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £225 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £350 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £324 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.24% -0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% +2.94%
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
413 385 432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 37.34% 42.03% 40.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 250 233
Average daily rate £340 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.93% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 3
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +105.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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#.

1 189 (80.08%) .NET
2 138 (58.47%) ASP.NET
3 137 (58.05%) Agile Software Development
4 111 (47.03%) SQL Server
5 90 (38.14%) SQL
6 87 (36.86%) JavaScript
7 83 (35.17%) MVC
8 67 (28.39%) .NET Framework
9 63 (26.69%) ASP.NET MVC
10 60 (25.42%) Web Services
11 53 (22.46%) HTML
12 50 (21.19%) CSS
13 46 (19.49%) TDD
14 45 (19.07%) WCF
15 38 (16.10%) Visual Studio
16 37 (15.68%) Java
16 37 (15.68%) Microsoft
16 37 (15.68%) SQL Server 2008
17 36 (15.25%) Web Development
17 36 (15.25%) Software Engineering
18 35 (14.83%) XML
19 34 (14.41%) ASP.NET MVC 3
20 33 (13.98%) ASP.NET Web API
20 33 (13.98%) Continuous Integration
21 32 (13.56%) Oracle
22 31 (13.14%) Dependency Injection
23 30 (12.71%) Automated Testing
24 29 (12.29%) SharePoint
24 29 (12.29%) WinForms
25 28 (11.86%) jQuery

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 29 (12.29%) SharePoint
2 20 (8.47%) BizTalk Server
3 15 (6.36%) CMS
4 14 (5.93%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (1.27%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.27%) Kentico
7 2 (0.85%) EPiServer CMS
7 2 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.42%) IIS
8 1 (0.42%) Apache
8 1 (0.42%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.42%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (2.97%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.12%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.85%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.42%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.54%) Intranet
2 4 (1.69%) FTP
3 2 (0.85%) Internet
4 1 (0.42%) SSH
4 1 (0.42%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.42%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (47.03%) SQL Server
2 37 (15.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (10.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 20 (8.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (8.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (5.93%) Star Schema
7 6 (2.54%) MySQL
7 6 (2.54%) NoSQL
7 6 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.12%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (1.69%) RavenDB
9 4 (1.69%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.69%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.27%) EDRMS
10 3 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.85%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.85%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 38 (16.10%) Visual Studio
2 25 (10.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (8.05%) Cucumber
4 11 (4.66%) Selenium
4 11 (4.66%) MSTest
5 9 (3.81%) Subversion
5 9 (3.81%) SoapUI
6 8 (3.39%) WebDriver
7 7 (2.97%) Git (software)
8 6 (2.54%) JBehave
8 6 (2.54%) NUnit
9 3 (1.27%) Maven
9 3 (1.27%) LLBLGen Pro
9 3 (1.27%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 2 (0.85%) Behat
10 2 (0.85%) JUnit
10 2 (0.85%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (0.42%) JIRA
11 1 (0.42%) Firebug
11 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 22 (9.32%) Finance
2 4 (1.69%) Back Office
3 3 (1.27%) Retail
4 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.42%) Marketing
4 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.42%) Automotive
4 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.42%) Advertising
4 1 (0.42%) Publishing
4 1 (0.42%) Banking
Job Titles
1 182 (77.12%) Developer
2 113 (47.88%) .NET Developer
3 48 (20.34%) C# Developer
4 36 (15.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (7.20%) Tester
6 16 (6.78%) SQL Developer
6 16 (6.78%) Agile Coach
7 15 (6.36%) SharePoint Developer
7 15 (6.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (5.93%) Software Engineer
9 13 (5.51%) ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (4.66%) Senior Developer
10 11 (4.66%) WinForms Developer
11 10 (4.24%) C# Software Engineer
11 10 (4.24%) .NET Software Engineer
12 9 (3.81%) Web Developer
13 8 (3.39%) Analyst
13 8 (3.39%) Software Developer
13 8 (3.39%) Senior .NET Developer
14 7 (2.97%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (80.08%) .NET
2 138 (58.47%) ASP.NET
3 67 (28.39%) .NET Framework
4 63 (26.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 60 (25.42%) Web Services
6 53 (22.46%) HTML
7 50 (21.19%) CSS
8 45 (19.07%) WCF
9 35 (14.83%) XML
10 34 (14.41%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 33 (13.98%) ASP.NET Web API
12 29 (12.29%) WinForms
13 28 (11.86%) jQuery
14 19 (8.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 16 (6.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 13 (5.51%) NHibernate
17 11 (4.66%) WPF
17 11 (4.66%) XHTML
18 10 (4.24%) HTML5
18 10 (4.24%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.75%) Enterprise Software
2 22 (9.32%) NHS
3 9 (3.81%) N-Tier
4 5 (2.12%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.12%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.27%) iPhone
6 2 (0.85%) User Experience
7 1 (0.42%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.42%) Social Media
7 1 (0.42%) Wiki
7 1 (0.42%) Blog
7 1 (0.42%) EPoS
7 1 (0.42%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.42%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 19 (8.05%) Windows
2 5 (2.12%) Android
3 4 (1.69%) UNIX
3 4 (1.69%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (0.85%) Linux
4 2 (0.85%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.42%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (58.05%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (35.17%) MVC
3 46 (19.49%) TDD
4 36 (15.25%) Software Engineering
4 36 (15.25%) Web Development
5 33 (13.98%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (13.14%) Dependency Injection
7 30 (12.71%) Automated Testing
8 26 (11.02%) Test Automation
9 24 (10.17%) OO
10 22 (9.32%) Scrum
11 20 (8.47%) User Stories
12 17 (7.20%) BDD
13 16 (6.78%) ATDD
14 15 (6.36%) Refactoring
15 11 (4.66%) Performance Improvement
16 9 (3.81%) Mentoring
17 8 (3.39%) Unit Testing
17 8 (3.39%) Workflow
18 7 (2.97%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 90 (38.14%) SQL
2 87 (36.86%) JavaScript
3 37 (15.68%) Java
4 26 (11.02%) VB.NET
4 26 (11.02%) Ruby
5 13 (5.51%) PowerShell
5 13 (5.51%) PHP
6 12 (5.08%) VB
7 8 (3.39%) T-SQL
8 7 (2.97%) VB6
9 6 (2.54%) C++
10 4 (1.69%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.69%) Python
11 2 (0.85%) X++
11 2 (0.85%) Delphi
12 1 (0.42%) C
12 1 (0.42%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (3.39%) ISEB
2 6 (2.54%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.27%) Degree
4 2 (0.85%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.93%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.42%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.42%) COBIT
Vendors
1 37 (15.68%) Microsoft
2 32 (13.56%) Oracle
3 4 (1.69%) Xamarin
4 3 (1.27%) Appcelerator
4 3 (1.27%) EPiServer
4 3 (1.27%) Sencha
4 3 (1.27%) Kofax
4 3 (1.27%) RedDot
5 2 (0.85%) Telerik
5 2 (0.85%) Open Text
5 2 (0.85%) Splunk
5 2 (0.85%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.42%) Twitter
6 1 (0.42%) Sybase
6 1 (0.42%) SAP
6 1 (0.42%) TIBCO
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