The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Leeds region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 6 17 8
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Contract jobs citing C# 132 84 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 12.13% 9.66% 11.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.97% 22.58% 26.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 44 98
Average daily rate
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£310 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £347 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £41.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.29% +141.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
472 372 487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 43.38% 42.76% 45.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 215 330
Average daily rate £320 £275 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -12.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 7
Average hourly rate £13.00 £31.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.06% +82.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.63 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.45 £41.80 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
C#
West Yorkshire

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 July 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 10 July 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#.

1 216 (86.06%) .NET
2 144 (57.37%) SQL Server
3 126 (50.20%) ASP.NET
4 123 (49.00%) SQL
5 77 (30.68%) MVC
6 76 (30.28%) Agile Software Development
7 63 (25.10%) JavaScript
8 59 (23.51%) Visual Studio
9 56 (22.31%) VB.NET
10 55 (21.91%) Microsoft
11 54 (21.51%) WCF
12 52 (20.72%) HTML
13 51 (20.32%) Scrum
14 49 (19.52%) Web Services
14 49 (19.52%) ASP.NET MVC
15 48 (19.12%) CSS
15 48 (19.12%) Oracle
16 43 (17.13%) XML
17 42 (16.73%) SharePoint
18 40 (15.94%) WinForms
18 40 (15.94%) Finance
19 39 (15.54%) Java
19 39 (15.54%) TDD
19 39 (15.54%) .NET Framework
20 38 (15.14%) Enterprise Software
21 36 (14.34%) Team Foundation Server
22 33 (13.15%) SQL Server 2005
23 32 (12.75%) QA
24 31 (12.35%) Windows
24 31 (12.35%) OO

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 42 (16.73%) SharePoint
2 30 (11.95%) BizTalk Server
3 18 (7.17%) SharePoint Server
4 16 (6.37%) SharePoint 2010
5 11 (4.38%) CMS
6 5 (1.99%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.20%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.80%) LiveCycle
8 2 (0.80%) nginx
8 2 (0.80%) IIS
9 1 (0.40%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (7.17%) InfoPath
2 16 (6.37%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.39%) FTP
2 5 (1.99%) Intranet
3 4 (1.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (57.37%) SQL Server
2 33 (13.15%) SQL Server 2005
3 27 (10.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (10.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (9.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (6.37%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (4.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (3.98%) Star Schema
9 9 (3.59%) OLAP
9 9 (3.59%) Oracle OLAP
10 8 (3.19%) MySQL
11 7 (2.79%) NoSQL
12 6 (2.39%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (2.39%) Oracle Database
13 4 (1.59%) EDRMS
13 4 (1.59%) Oracle9i Database
14 2 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
14 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2000
15 1 (0.40%) MS Access
15 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 59 (23.51%) Visual Studio
2 36 (14.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (3.98%) Selenium
3 10 (3.98%) WebDriver
4 9 (3.59%) Cucumber
4 9 (3.59%) SoapUI
5 8 (3.19%) JBehave
6 3 (1.20%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.20%) Maven
7 2 (0.80%) NUnit
7 2 (0.80%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (0.80%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.80%) JUnit
7 2 (0.80%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.80%) Behat
7 2 (0.80%) MSTest
8 1 (0.40%) Firebug
8 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 1 (0.40%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.40%) JMeter
General
1 40 (15.94%) Finance
2 8 (3.19%) Back Office
3 6 (2.39%) Advertising
4 4 (1.59%) Retail
5 3 (1.20%) Local Government
6 2 (0.80%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.80%) Publishing
6 2 (0.80%) Banking
6 2 (0.80%) Law
7 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.40%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 178 (70.92%) Developer
2 85 (33.86%) .NET Developer
3 48 (19.12%) C# Developer
4 35 (13.94%) Tester
5 32 (12.75%) C# .NET Developer
6 20 (7.97%) Software Engineer
7 17 (6.77%) VB.NET Developer
8 16 (6.37%) SQL Developer
9 15 (5.98%) SharePoint Developer
10 14 (5.58%) Senior Developer
11 13 (5.18%) Manual Tester
11 13 (5.18%) WinForms Developer
11 13 (5.18%) Functional Tester
12 11 (4.38%) Automation Tester
12 11 (4.38%) Analyst
12 11 (4.38%) C# Software Engineer
12 11 (4.38%) .NET Software Engineer
13 10 (3.98%) ASP.NET Developer
13 10 (3.98%) Software Developer
14 9 (3.59%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (86.06%) .NET
2 126 (50.20%) ASP.NET
3 54 (21.51%) WCF
4 52 (20.72%) HTML
5 49 (19.52%) Web Services
5 49 (19.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 48 (19.12%) CSS
7 43 (17.13%) XML
8 40 (15.94%) WinForms
9 39 (15.54%) .NET Framework
10 25 (9.96%) jQuery
11 18 (7.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 16 (6.37%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 16 (6.37%) WPF
13 13 (5.18%) LINQ
14 12 (4.78%) Ajax
15 11 (4.38%) HTML5
16 9 (3.59%) XHTML
16 9 (3.59%) ASP.NET Web API
16 9 (3.59%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 38 (15.14%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (3.19%) N-Tier
2 8 (3.19%) NHS
3 7 (2.79%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.99%) Open Source
5 4 (1.59%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.20%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.20%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.20%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (0.80%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.80%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.40%) Social Media
8 1 (0.40%) Wiki
8 1 (0.40%) Blog
8 1 (0.40%) iPhone
8 1 (0.40%) PKI
8 1 (0.40%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.40%) DTV
8 1 (0.40%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 31 (12.35%) Windows
2 8 (3.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (1.99%) Linux
4 4 (1.59%) Android
4 4 (1.59%) UNIX
5 2 (0.80%) Mac OS
5 2 (0.80%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.80%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (30.68%) MVC
2 76 (30.28%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (20.32%) Scrum
4 39 (15.54%) TDD
5 31 (12.35%) OO
6 30 (11.95%) Software Engineering
7 27 (10.76%) BDD
8 21 (8.37%) User Stories
9 19 (7.57%) Workflow
10 17 (6.77%) Test Scripting
11 16 (6.37%) Web Development
12 15 (5.98%) ETL
13 13 (5.18%) OOP
13 13 (5.18%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (5.18%) Test Automation
14 12 (4.78%) SOA
15 11 (4.38%) Migration
16 10 (3.98%) Service Delivery
16 10 (3.98%) Kanban
17 9 (3.59%) RDF
Programming Languages
1 123 (49.00%) SQL
2 63 (25.10%) JavaScript
3 56 (22.31%) VB.NET
4 39 (15.54%) Java
5 23 (9.16%) Ruby
6 20 (7.97%) PHP
7 16 (6.37%) PL/SQL
7 16 (6.37%) T-SQL
8 15 (5.98%) PowerShell
9 12 (4.78%) VB
10 10 (3.98%) C++
11 6 (2.39%) Python
12 5 (1.99%) VBA
12 5 (1.99%) VB6
13 4 (1.59%) C
14 3 (1.20%) X++
14 3 (1.20%) Embedded C
15 2 (0.80%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 9 (3.59%) ISEB
2 6 (2.39%) Degree
2 6 (2.39%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.40%) MCSE
3 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (12.75%) QA
2 4 (1.59%) SLA
3 1 (0.40%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.40%) ISO 9002
Systems Management
1 2 (0.80%) Capistrano
1 2 (0.80%) Puppet
1 2 (0.80%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 55 (21.91%) Microsoft
2 48 (19.12%) Oracle
3 5 (1.99%) Sitecore
4 4 (1.59%) Splunk
4 4 (1.59%) Kofax
5 3 (1.20%) Xamarin
6 2 (0.80%) Adobe
7 1 (0.40%) HP
7 1 (0.40%) Citrix
7 1 (0.40%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.40%) Capita
7 1 (0.40%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.40%) Sybase
7 1 (0.40%) SAP
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