The first table below looks at the demand for the C# Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Sheffield 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# Developer
Rank 14 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 19 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 8.72% 0.56% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.27% 0.60% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 1 1
Average daily rate £275 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -21.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £315 £315
% change year-on-year
-2.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
Job Titles Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
205 166 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 94.04% 92.74% 88.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 94 55
Average daily rate £325 £310 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 3
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.75 £20.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.64% -26.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.10 £25.00 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
C# Developer
South Yorkshire

C# Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# Developer in the job title across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C# Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

C# Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C# Developer across the Sheffield region.

C# Developer Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

C# Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# Developer across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

C# Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

C# Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# Developer across the Sheffield region.

C# Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

C# Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region that cited C# Developer in their job title 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 with C# Developer in their job title.

1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 27 (96.43%) SQL Server
3 26 (92.86%) .NET
4 18 (64.29%) Microsoft
5 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET
6 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 14 (50.00%) MVC
6 14 (50.00%) .NET Framework
7 11 (39.29%) jQuery
7 11 (39.29%) HTML5
7 11 (39.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (39.29%) HTML
7 11 (39.29%) CSS
8 10 (35.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 9 (32.14%) CSS3
10 8 (28.57%) Web Application Development
10 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (21.43%) TDD
11 6 (21.43%) OO
12 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
13 4 (14.29%) NUnit
13 4 (14.29%) CMS
14 3 (10.71%) Validation
14 3 (10.71%) NHibernate
14 3 (10.71%) SOAP
14 3 (10.71%) Web Services
14 3 (10.71%) Oracle

C# Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region that cited C# Developer in their job title 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 with C# Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.29%) CMS
2 3 (10.71%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (96.43%) SQL Server
2 11 (39.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) NUnit
2 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.71%) ReSharper
2 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.71%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (10.71%) Moq
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (92.86%) .NET
2 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET
3 14 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 11 (39.29%) jQuery
4 11 (39.29%) HTML5
4 11 (39.29%) HTML
4 11 (39.29%) CSS
5 10 (35.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 9 (32.14%) CSS3
7 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (10.71%) NHibernate
9 3 (10.71%) SOAP
9 3 (10.71%) Web Services
9 3 (10.71%) WCF
9 3 (10.71%) WPF
9 3 (10.71%) RESTful
9 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
9 3 (10.71%) Castle Windsor
10 2 (7.14%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) MVC
2 8 (28.57%) Web Application Development
2 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (21.43%) TDD
3 6 (21.43%) OO
4 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 3 (10.71%) Validation
5 3 (10.71%) Test Scripting
6 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.57%) Scrum
7 1 (3.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) SQL
Vendors
1 18 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) EPiServer
3 1 (3.57%) Twitter
3 1 (3.57%) Sitecore