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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 18 4 13
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Contract jobs citing C# 136 130 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.34% 12.51% 10.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.64% 32.75% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 91 51
Average daily rate
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£325 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £365 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -69.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.78 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +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
659 397 378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 40.40% 38.21% 41.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 277 220
Average daily rate £340 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £228 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 17
Average hourly rate £35.00 £14.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -62.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £12.88 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 29 July 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 29 July 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#.

1 213 (84.86%) .NET
2 141 (56.18%) MVC
3 139 (55.38%) SQL Server
4 137 (54.58%) Agile Software Development
5 117 (46.61%) SQL
6 114 (45.42%) ASP.NET
7 98 (39.04%) jQuery
8 82 (32.67%) JavaScript
9 75 (29.88%) ASP.NET Web API
10 67 (26.69%) HTML
11 64 (25.50%) .NET Framework
11 64 (25.50%) TDD
12 60 (23.90%) CSS
13 57 (22.71%) Entity Framework
14 56 (22.31%) ASP.NET MVC
15 49 (19.52%) Visual Studio
15 49 (19.52%) Microsoft
16 44 (17.53%) WCF
17 41 (16.33%) JSON
18 40 (15.94%) Scrum
19 38 (15.14%) E-Commerce
20 37 (14.74%) OO
20 37 (14.74%) Web Services
20 37 (14.74%) T-SQL
21 33 (13.15%) Team Foundation Server
22 32 (12.75%) AngularJS
22 32 (12.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 30 (11.95%) NHibernate
24 29 (11.55%) Selenium
24 29 (11.55%) Finance

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 16 (6.37%) SharePoint
2 15 (5.98%) CMS
3 7 (2.79%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (1.99%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.59%) Apache
5 4 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.20%) IIS
6 3 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.80%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.80%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.80%) Node.js
8 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.40%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.40%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 11 (4.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.80%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.40%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 8 (3.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.80%) Maximo
2 2 (0.80%) Visualfiles
2 2 (0.80%) Aligne
3 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.40%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.80%) SaaS
1 2 (0.80%) Office 365
2 1 (0.40%) IaaS
2 1 (0.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.99%) Intranet
2 2 (0.80%) LDAP
3 1 (0.40%) DNS
3 1 (0.40%) SSL
3 1 (0.40%) CTI
3 1 (0.40%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (55.38%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (2.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.20%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.80%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.40%) Pentaho
7 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.40%) MySQL
7 1 (0.40%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 49 (19.52%) Visual Studio
2 33 (13.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 29 (11.55%) Selenium
4 26 (10.36%) NUnit
5 21 (8.37%) Rhino Mocks
6 19 (7.57%) Cucumber
7 16 (6.37%) SpecFlow
8 12 (4.78%) Git (software)
9 10 (3.98%) Maven
10 8 (3.19%) WebDriver
11 5 (1.99%) Subversion
12 4 (1.59%) ReSharper
12 4 (1.59%) TeamCity
12 4 (1.59%) Jenkins
13 3 (1.20%) Octopus Deploy
13 3 (1.20%) JIRA
14 2 (0.80%) Visual Studio Team System
14 2 (0.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 2 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
15 1 (0.40%) HP UFT
General
1 29 (11.55%) Finance
2 5 (1.99%) Back Office
3 3 (1.20%) Publishing
3 3 (1.20%) Games
4 2 (0.80%) Banking
4 2 (0.80%) Marketing
4 2 (0.80%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 185 (73.71%) Developer
2 102 (40.64%) .NET Developer
3 40 (15.94%) C# Developer
4 30 (11.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (7.57%) Web Developer
6 18 (7.17%) Applications Developer
7 17 (6.77%) Software Developer
8 14 (5.58%) Architect
9 13 (5.18%) Senior Developer
10 12 (4.78%) Analyst
11 11 (4.38%) Tester
11 11 (4.38%) Agile Coach
12 10 (3.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (3.98%) SQL Developer
13 9 (3.59%) VB Developer
13 9 (3.59%) ASP.NET Developer
13 9 (3.59%) VB6 Developer
13 9 (3.59%) Mobile Developer
14 8 (3.19%) Team Leader
15 7 (2.79%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 213 (84.86%) .NET
2 114 (45.42%) ASP.NET
3 98 (39.04%) jQuery
4 75 (29.88%) ASP.NET Web API
5 67 (26.69%) HTML
6 64 (25.50%) .NET Framework
7 60 (23.90%) CSS
8 57 (22.71%) Entity Framework
9 56 (22.31%) ASP.NET MVC
10 44 (17.53%) WCF
11 41 (16.33%) JSON
12 37 (14.74%) Web Services
13 32 (12.75%) AngularJS
13 32 (12.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 30 (11.95%) NHibernate
15 22 (8.76%) KnockoutJS
16 17 (6.77%) HTML5
17 16 (6.37%) WinForms
18 14 (5.58%) XML
19 12 (4.78%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (3.59%) NHS
2 6 (2.39%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (0.80%) User Experience
4 2 (0.80%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (0.80%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.40%) iPhone
5 1 (0.40%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.40%) Social Media
5 1 (0.40%) W3C
5 1 (0.40%) Smartcard
5 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.40%) PKI
5 1 (0.40%) New Media
5 1 (0.40%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.40%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.40%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.40%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.19%) Windows
2 4 (1.59%) Android
3 3 (1.20%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.40%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.40%) UNIX
4 1 (0.40%) CentOS
4 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (56.18%) MVC
2 137 (54.58%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (25.50%) TDD
4 40 (15.94%) Scrum
5 38 (15.14%) E-Commerce
6 37 (14.74%) OO
7 28 (11.16%) Software Engineering
8 27 (10.76%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (9.16%) Continuous Delivery
10 15 (5.98%) Automated Testing
11 13 (5.18%) User Acceptance Testing
12 12 (4.78%) Test Automation
13 11 (4.38%) CRM
13 11 (4.38%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (3.98%) SOA
14 10 (3.98%) BDD
14 10 (3.98%) ATDD
15 9 (3.59%) Product Management
15 9 (3.59%) Unit Testing
15 9 (3.59%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 117 (46.61%) SQL
2 82 (32.67%) JavaScript
3 37 (14.74%) T-SQL
4 27 (10.76%) Java
5 26 (10.36%) VB.NET
6 22 (8.76%) VB
7 20 (7.97%) VB6
8 13 (5.18%) Ruby
9 11 (4.38%) PL/SQL
10 8 (3.19%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.39%) Python
11 6 (2.39%) Perl
12 5 (1.99%) C++
13 2 (0.80%) C
13 2 (0.80%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 1 (0.40%) XAML
14 1 (0.40%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.40%) X++
14 1 (0.40%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (3.19%) Security Cleared
2 5 (1.99%) Degree
3 3 (1.20%) ISEB
3 3 (1.20%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.59%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.40%) Puppet
1 1 (0.40%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 49 (19.52%) Microsoft
2 21 (8.37%) Sitecore
3 19 (7.57%) Oracle
4 3 (1.20%) Cisco
4 3 (1.20%) EPiServer
5 2 (0.80%) Avaya
6 1 (0.40%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.40%) VMware
6 1 (0.40%) Adobe
6 1 (0.40%) Ektron
6 1 (0.40%) Splunk
6 1 (0.40%) Twitter
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
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