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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 11 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing C# 136 126 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 9.15% 11.06% 12.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.30% 26.14% 27.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 90 63
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £428 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +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
610 482 433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 41.05% 42.32% 44.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 347 305
Average daily rate £425 £355 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.71% +18.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £500 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Average hourly rate £15.25 £35.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.42% +112.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016, 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#.

1 249 (89.57%) .NET
2 140 (50.36%) Agile Software Development
3 127 (45.68%) SQL Server
4 121 (43.53%) ASP.NET
5 112 (40.29%) MVC
6 106 (38.13%) SQL
7 79 (28.42%) JavaScript
8 74 (26.62%) Java
9 70 (25.18%) HTML
10 59 (21.22%) Python
11 55 (19.78%) ASP.NET MVC
12 52 (18.71%) Team Foundation Server
13 51 (18.35%) CSS
14 50 (17.99%) jQuery
14 50 (17.99%) .NET Framework
15 47 (16.91%) Ruby
16 46 (16.55%) TDD
16 46 (16.55%) WCF
17 44 (15.83%) C++
18 41 (14.75%) Linux
19 38 (13.67%) Microsoft
19 38 (13.67%) Entity Framework
20 35 (12.59%) Visual Studio
21 34 (12.23%) Web Services
21 34 (12.23%) ASP.NET Web API
22 33 (11.87%) T-SQL
23 31 (11.15%) SQL Server 2008
24 30 (10.79%) Windows
25 28 (10.07%) AngularJS
26 27 (9.71%) Finance

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 22 (7.91%) SharePoint
2 19 (6.83%) Confluence
3 10 (3.60%) OpenStack
4 8 (2.88%) CMS
4 8 (2.88%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (2.16%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (2.16%) Umbraco
6 5 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.72%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.72%) IIS
9 1 (0.36%) Kentico
9 1 (0.36%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.36%) Node.js
9 1 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 20 (7.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.36%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.72%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.72%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.40%) Internet
2 10 (3.60%) HTTP
3 9 (3.24%) SNMP
4 3 (1.08%) Bluetooth
4 3 (1.08%) Intranet
5 2 (0.72%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (45.68%) SQL Server
2 31 (11.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (5.40%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (3.96%) NoSQL
4 11 (3.96%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (2.52%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.80%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 5 (1.80%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (1.80%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (1.44%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.08%) Neo4j
8 3 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.72%) EDRMS
9 2 (0.72%) MySQL
9 2 (0.72%) Redis
9 2 (0.72%) Riak
9 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 52 (18.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (12.59%) Visual Studio
3 19 (6.83%) Jenkins
3 19 (6.83%) JIRA
3 19 (6.83%) Selenium
4 13 (4.68%) Git (software)
5 11 (3.96%) Subversion
6 10 (3.60%) Ant
6 10 (3.60%) Appium
6 10 (3.60%) Cucumber
6 10 (3.60%) Maven
6 10 (3.60%) Mocha
6 10 (3.60%) SonarQube
7 9 (3.24%) Firebug
7 9 (3.24%) HP UFT
7 9 (3.24%) JMeter
8 8 (2.88%) LoadRunner
9 3 (1.08%) ReSharper
10 2 (0.72%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.72%) StyleCop
General
1 27 (9.71%) Finance
2 8 (2.88%) Publishing
3 5 (1.80%) Law
4 3 (1.08%) Marketing
4 3 (1.08%) Retail
5 2 (0.72%) Billing
5 2 (0.72%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.36%) Back Office
6 1 (0.36%) Banking
6 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 223 (80.22%) Developer
2 100 (35.97%) .NET Developer
3 81 (29.14%) C# Developer
4 43 (15.47%) C# .NET Developer
5 38 (13.67%) SQL Developer
6 24 (8.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 24 (8.63%) Java Developer
6 24 (8.63%) Senior Developer
6 24 (8.63%) Software Developer
7 23 (8.27%) ASP.NET Developer
7 23 (8.27%) C# Software Developer
7 23 (8.27%) SQL Server Developer
8 21 (7.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 16 (5.76%) Digital Developer
10 14 (5.04%) Analyst
10 14 (5.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 14 (5.04%) Web Developer
11 12 (4.32%) Architect
12 10 (3.60%) DevOps Engineer
12 10 (3.60%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 249 (89.57%) .NET
2 121 (43.53%) ASP.NET
3 70 (25.18%) HTML
4 55 (19.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 51 (18.35%) CSS
6 50 (17.99%) .NET Framework
6 50 (17.99%) jQuery
7 46 (16.55%) WCF
8 38 (13.67%) Entity Framework
9 34 (12.23%) ASP.NET Web API
9 34 (12.23%) Web Services
10 28 (10.07%) AngularJS
11 26 (9.35%) HTML5
12 20 (7.19%) XML
13 14 (5.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 14 (5.04%) CSS3
13 14 (5.04%) WinForms
14 13 (4.68%) Mustache
14 13 (4.68%) Sass
15 12 (4.32%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.96%) Replication
2 11 (3.96%) User Experience
3 9 (3.24%) PKI
4 4 (1.44%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.72%) Blog
6 1 (0.36%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.36%) CESG
6 1 (0.36%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.36%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.36%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.36%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.36%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.36%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 41 (14.75%) Linux
2 30 (10.79%) Windows
3 25 (8.99%) Mac OS X
4 18 (6.47%) Unix
5 3 (1.08%) Android
6 2 (0.72%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (50.36%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (40.29%) MVC
3 46 (16.55%) TDD
4 22 (7.91%) DevOps
5 21 (7.55%) Unit Testing
6 20 (7.19%) E-Commerce
7 19 (6.83%) Front End Development
8 18 (6.47%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (6.47%) Mentoring
9 15 (5.40%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (5.04%) Analytics
11 13 (4.68%) Software Engineering
12 12 (4.32%) Performance Tuning
12 12 (4.32%) Scrum
12 12 (4.32%) Waterfall
13 11 (3.96%) Automated Testing
13 11 (3.96%) BDD
14 10 (3.60%) Continuous Delivery
14 10 (3.60%) Database Optimisation
14 10 (3.60%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 106 (38.13%) SQL
2 79 (28.42%) JavaScript
3 74 (26.62%) Java
4 59 (21.22%) Python
5 47 (16.91%) Ruby
6 44 (15.83%) C++
7 33 (11.87%) T-SQL
8 26 (9.35%) VB
8 26 (9.35%) VB.NET
9 20 (7.19%) Perl
10 13 (4.68%) C
10 13 (4.68%) PL/SQL
10 13 (4.68%) PowerShell
11 10 (3.60%) Bash Shell
11 10 (3.60%) Shell Script
12 9 (3.24%) FQL
13 5 (1.80%) VBA
14 4 (1.44%) XPath
15 3 (1.08%) VB6
16 2 (0.72%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (2.52%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.16%) Degree
3 3 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.36%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.36%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.36%) PhD
4 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.52%) Disclosure Scotland
1 7 (2.52%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.36%) GPG13
2 1 (0.36%) WAI
2 1 (0.36%) WCAG
System Software
1 10 (3.60%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (4.32%) Puppet
2 6 (2.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (1.44%) Oracle Identity Management
3 4 (1.44%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 38 (13.67%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.40%) Oracle
3 10 (3.60%) Atlassian
3 10 (3.60%) Red Hat
4 8 (2.88%) HP
4 8 (2.88%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.08%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.72%) SaltStack
6 2 (0.72%) Siebel
7 1 (0.36%) Sage
7 1 (0.36%) Twitter
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Rate: £280 - £300 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
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