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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 18 15 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing C# 108 116 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.14% 10.07% 10.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.77% 19.46% 27.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 79 56
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £240 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £400 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.62 £35.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+7.48% -9.09%
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
644 596 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 48.57% 51.74% 40.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 426 190
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 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +123.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £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 1 May 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 1 May 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#.

1 188 (82.10%) .NET
2 116 (50.66%) ASP.NET
3 105 (45.85%) MVC
4 103 (44.98%) Agile Software Development
5 97 (42.36%) JavaScript
6 95 (41.48%) SQL Server
7 88 (38.43%) SQL
8 77 (33.62%) HTML
9 75 (32.75%) CSS
10 70 (30.57%) jQuery
11 59 (25.76%) Microsoft
12 53 (23.14%) TDD
13 47 (20.52%) Visual Studio
14 44 (19.21%) .NET Framework
14 44 (19.21%) ASP.NET MVC
15 40 (17.47%) WCF
15 40 (17.47%) Web Services
16 38 (16.59%) ASP.NET Web API
17 36 (15.72%) Entity Framework
18 34 (14.85%) SharePoint
18 34 (14.85%) JSON
19 33 (14.41%) OO
20 29 (12.66%) Java
21 28 (12.23%) XML
22 23 (10.04%) T-SQL
22 23 (10.04%) CRM
22 23 (10.04%) Finance
23 22 (9.61%) Scrum
23 22 (9.61%) Windows
23 22 (9.61%) Continuous Integration

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 34 (14.85%) SharePoint
2 17 (7.42%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (3.93%) CMS
4 8 (3.49%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (2.62%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (2.62%) Apache ServiceMix
6 4 (1.75%) IIS
6 4 (1.75%) Apache
7 3 (1.31%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.87%) Node.js
8 2 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.44%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 14 (6.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.31%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.87%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.44%) FastStats
4 1 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 19 (8.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.44%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.68%) Office 365
2 4 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.31%) SaaS
4 1 (0.44%) IaaS
4 1 (0.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.42%) Intranet
2 6 (2.62%) CTI
2 6 (2.62%) Firewall
3 2 (0.87%) LDAP
4 1 (0.44%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.44%) DNS
4 1 (0.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (41.48%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (4.37%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.49%) NoSQL
4 8 (3.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (3.06%) Pentaho
5 7 (3.06%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.87%) MySQL
8 2 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.44%) QlikView
9 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.44%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.44%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 47 (20.52%) Visual Studio
2 21 (9.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (7.42%) Git (software)
4 15 (6.55%) NUnit
5 14 (6.11%) Selenium
6 13 (5.68%) Rhino Mocks
7 12 (5.24%) Subversion
8 10 (4.37%) Jenkins
8 10 (4.37%) Maven
9 8 (3.49%) SpecFlow
10 7 (3.06%) Cucumber
11 6 (2.62%) QUnit
11 6 (2.62%) JUnit
11 6 (2.62%) JMeter
12 5 (2.18%) JIRA
13 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio Team System
13 1 (0.44%) MorphX
13 1 (0.44%) ReSharper
13 1 (0.44%) NSubstitute
13 1 (0.44%) Moq
General
1 23 (10.04%) Finance
2 4 (1.75%) Law
3 3 (1.31%) Advertising
3 3 (1.31%) Back Office
4 2 (0.87%) Banking
5 1 (0.44%) Marketing
5 1 (0.44%) Billing
5 1 (0.44%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 175 (76.42%) Developer
2 91 (39.74%) .NET Developer
3 34 (14.85%) C# Developer
4 29 (12.66%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (8.30%) SharePoint Developer
6 18 (7.86%) Senior Developer
7 16 (6.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 16 (6.99%) Architect
7 16 (6.99%) ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (5.68%) Web Developer
8 13 (5.68%) SQL Developer
9 8 (3.49%) Xamarin Developer
9 8 (3.49%) VB Developer
9 8 (3.49%) Applications Developer
9 8 (3.49%) Mobile Developer
9 8 (3.49%) VB6 Developer
10 6 (2.62%) Tester
11 5 (2.18%) Technical Architect
11 5 (2.18%) Analyst
11 5 (2.18%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (82.10%) .NET
2 116 (50.66%) ASP.NET
3 77 (33.62%) HTML
4 75 (32.75%) CSS
5 70 (30.57%) jQuery
6 44 (19.21%) .NET Framework
6 44 (19.21%) ASP.NET MVC
7 40 (17.47%) WCF
7 40 (17.47%) Web Services
8 38 (16.59%) ASP.NET Web API
9 36 (15.72%) Entity Framework
10 34 (14.85%) JSON
11 28 (12.23%) XML
12 22 (9.61%) REST
13 21 (9.17%) Ajax
14 19 (8.30%) Hibernate
14 19 (8.30%) AngularJS
14 19 (8.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 18 (7.86%) NHibernate
16 15 (6.55%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.37%) User Experience
1 10 (4.37%) NHS
2 6 (2.62%) Smartcard
2 6 (2.62%) Open Source
2 6 (2.62%) PKI
3 5 (2.18%) IVR
3 5 (2.18%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.31%) W3C
5 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.87%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (0.87%) Data Structures
5 2 (0.87%) N-Tier
5 2 (0.87%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.44%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.44%) iPhone
6 1 (0.44%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.44%) GIS
6 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.44%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (9.61%) Windows
2 15 (6.55%) Android
3 9 (3.93%) Windows Mobile
3 9 (3.93%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.62%) Windows Phone
4 6 (2.62%) CentOS
5 1 (0.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (45.85%) MVC
2 103 (44.98%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (23.14%) TDD
4 33 (14.41%) OO
5 23 (10.04%) CRM
6 22 (9.61%) Scrum
6 22 (9.61%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (6.99%) Unit Testing
8 15 (6.55%) Web Development
9 14 (6.11%) Mobile Development
10 13 (5.68%) Software Engineering
11 11 (4.80%) SOA
12 10 (4.37%) E-Commerce
12 10 (4.37%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (4.37%) Workflow
13 9 (3.93%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (3.93%) OOP
14 7 (3.06%) Project Management
14 7 (3.06%) Android Development
15 6 (2.62%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (42.36%) JavaScript
2 88 (38.43%) SQL
3 29 (12.66%) Java
4 23 (10.04%) T-SQL
5 20 (8.73%) VB.NET
6 19 (8.30%) VB
6 19 (8.30%) Python
7 17 (7.42%) VB6
8 13 (5.68%) Ruby
9 10 (4.37%) PL/SQL
9 10 (4.37%) PowerShell
10 9 (3.93%) C++
11 7 (3.06%) Perl
11 7 (3.06%) PHP
12 1 (0.44%) X++
12 1 (0.44%) XAML
12 1 (0.44%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.44%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (5.24%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.75%) Degree
3 2 (0.87%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.44%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.44%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.44%) ISEB
4 1 (0.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.31%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (3.06%) OpenIDM
2 1 (0.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 59 (25.76%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.55%) Xamarin
3 14 (6.11%) Oracle
4 8 (3.49%) Cisco
5 7 (3.06%) Sitecore
6 6 (2.62%) Splunk
6 6 (2.62%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.75%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.87%) SAP
8 2 (0.87%) Avaya
9 1 (0.44%) Telerik
9 1 (0.44%) Kofax
9 1 (0.44%) VMware
9 1 (0.44%) Perforce
9 1 (0.44%) OpenText
9 1 (0.44%) Adobe
9 1 (0.44%) Twitter
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