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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 22 6 13
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Contract jobs citing C# 111 122 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 6.67% 12.18% 11.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.93% 38.24% 27.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 90 57
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£350 £320 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £270 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.68% +7.14%
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
697 319 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 41.86% 31.84% 41.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 506 214 227
Average daily rate £365 £320 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.06% +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 21
Average hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +21.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +4.47%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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#.

1 214 (88.07%) .NET
2 142 (58.44%) SQL Server
3 140 (57.61%) Agile Software Development
4 139 (57.20%) MVC
5 127 (52.26%) ASP.NET
6 108 (44.44%) SQL
7 107 (44.03%) jQuery
8 82 (33.74%) JavaScript
9 76 (31.28%) HTML
10 75 (30.86%) ASP.NET Web API
11 66 (27.16%) CSS
12 64 (26.34%) TDD
12 64 (26.34%) .NET Framework
13 58 (23.87%) Entity Framework
14 55 (22.63%) ASP.NET MVC
15 44 (18.11%) Visual Studio
16 43 (17.70%) E-Commerce
17 40 (16.46%) Microsoft
18 39 (16.05%) JSON
18 39 (16.05%) WCF
19 38 (15.64%) Scrum
20 36 (14.81%) T-SQL
20 36 (14.81%) AngularJS
21 35 (14.40%) Java
22 32 (13.17%) Web Services
23 29 (11.93%) Team Foundation Server
23 29 (11.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 28 (11.52%) NHibernate
24 28 (11.52%) OO
25 27 (11.11%) Continuous Integration

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 25 (10.29%) SharePoint
2 17 (7.00%) CMS
3 9 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.23%) IIS
6 3 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.82%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.82%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.41%) EPiServer CMS
8 1 (0.41%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (4.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.82%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.41%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 8 (3.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.06%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.82%) Maximo
3 2 (0.82%) Aligne
4 1 (0.41%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.65%) Office 365
2 2 (0.82%) SaaS
3 1 (0.41%) PaaS
3 1 (0.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.88%) Intranet
2 6 (2.47%) HTTP
3 4 (1.65%) Internet
4 2 (0.82%) LDAP
5 1 (0.41%) DNS
5 1 (0.41%) SSL
5 1 (0.41%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (58.44%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (2.47%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.65%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.82%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.82%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.41%) MySQL
7 1 (0.41%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 44 (18.11%) Visual Studio
2 29 (11.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (11.11%) Selenium
4 23 (9.47%) NUnit
5 19 (7.82%) Rhino Mocks
6 13 (5.35%) Cucumber
6 13 (5.35%) SpecFlow
7 9 (3.70%) Git (software)
8 8 (3.29%) WebDriver
9 7 (2.88%) Subversion
10 5 (2.06%) ReSharper
11 4 (1.65%) TeamCity
11 4 (1.65%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (0.82%) Maven
12 2 (0.82%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
13 1 (0.41%) HP UFT
13 1 (0.41%) SoapUI
13 1 (0.41%) Moq
General
1 20 (8.23%) Finance
2 5 (2.06%) Publishing
3 4 (1.65%) Back Office
4 3 (1.23%) Games
4 3 (1.23%) Banking
5 2 (0.82%) Marketing
6 1 (0.41%) Advertising
6 1 (0.41%) Retail
6 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 191 (78.60%) Developer
2 92 (37.86%) .NET Developer
3 35 (14.40%) C# Developer
4 22 (9.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (8.23%) Software Developer
5 20 (8.23%) Web Developer
6 17 (7.00%) Applications Developer
7 13 (5.35%) Analyst
8 12 (4.94%) Architect
8 12 (4.94%) Senior Developer
9 9 (3.70%) Java Developer
9 9 (3.70%) Mobile Developer
10 8 (3.29%) Agile Coach
10 8 (3.29%) Team Leader
10 8 (3.29%) SharePoint Developer
11 7 (2.88%) Tester
11 7 (2.88%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (2.88%) .NET Software Developer
11 7 (2.88%) Mobile Web Developer
12 6 (2.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (88.07%) .NET
2 127 (52.26%) ASP.NET
3 107 (44.03%) jQuery
4 76 (31.28%) HTML
5 75 (30.86%) ASP.NET Web API
6 66 (27.16%) CSS
7 64 (26.34%) .NET Framework
8 58 (23.87%) Entity Framework
9 55 (22.63%) ASP.NET MVC
10 39 (16.05%) JSON
10 39 (16.05%) WCF
11 36 (14.81%) AngularJS
12 32 (13.17%) Web Services
13 29 (11.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 28 (11.52%) NHibernate
15 22 (9.05%) KnockoutJS
16 21 (8.64%) HTML5
17 13 (5.35%) RabbitMQ
17 13 (5.35%) Dapper ORM
18 12 (4.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.35%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.29%) NHS
3 5 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (0.82%) User Experience
4 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (0.82%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.41%) iPhone
5 1 (0.41%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.41%) Social Media
5 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.41%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.41%) New Media
5 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.41%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.41%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.29%) UNIX
2 7 (2.88%) Linux
2 7 (2.88%) Mac OS X
3 6 (2.47%) Windows
4 4 (1.65%) Android
5 3 (1.23%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.41%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.41%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (57.61%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (57.20%) MVC
3 64 (26.34%) TDD
4 43 (17.70%) E-Commerce
5 38 (15.64%) Scrum
6 28 (11.52%) OO
7 27 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (10.70%) Software Engineering
9 25 (10.29%) Continuous Delivery
10 13 (5.35%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (5.35%) BDD
11 12 (4.94%) Test Automation
11 12 (4.94%) Automated Testing
12 11 (4.53%) CRM
12 11 (4.53%) Product Management
13 10 (4.12%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (4.12%) Analytics
14 9 (3.70%) Unit Testing
15 8 (3.29%) Refactoring
15 8 (3.29%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 108 (44.44%) SQL
2 82 (33.74%) JavaScript
3 36 (14.81%) T-SQL
4 35 (14.40%) Java
5 19 (7.82%) VB
6 17 (7.00%) Ruby
7 16 (6.58%) VB.NET
8 11 (4.53%) C++
9 10 (4.12%) PowerShell
10 9 (3.70%) VB6
11 8 (3.29%) Python
12 7 (2.88%) FQL
13 6 (2.47%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.23%) Perl
15 2 (0.82%) FoxPro (VFP)
16 1 (0.41%) C
16 1 (0.41%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 6 (2.47%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.06%) Degree
3 3 (1.23%) ISEB
3 3 (1.23%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.41%) Puppet
1 1 (0.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 40 (16.46%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.47%) Sitecore
3 13 (5.35%) Oracle
4 3 (1.23%) EPiServer
5 2 (0.82%) Cisco
5 2 (0.82%) Avaya
6 1 (0.41%) VMware
6 1 (0.41%) Ektron
6 1 (0.41%) Adobe
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