The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills 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# over the 3 months to 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 12 11 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Contract jobs citing C# 29 22 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 9.32% 10.09% 4.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.43% 29.33% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £275 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £260 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £305 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
C#
South 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 Sheffield region.

Programming Languages Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
102 75 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 32.80% 34.40% 40.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 56 45
Average daily rate £363 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £260 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £424 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £20.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.12% +46.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 40 (86.96%) .NET
2 32 (69.57%) ASP.NET
3 26 (56.52%) SQL Server
4 23 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (45.65%) HTML
6 20 (43.48%) CSS
6 20 (43.48%) MVC
7 19 (41.30%) JavaScript
8 17 (36.96%) Unit Testing
9 16 (34.78%) Web Services
10 15 (32.61%) Test Scripting
11 14 (30.43%) TDD
12 13 (28.26%) jQuery
12 13 (28.26%) WPF
13 12 (26.09%) WCF
13 12 (26.09%) .NET Framework
13 12 (26.09%) XML
14 11 (23.91%) Scrum
14 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
15 10 (21.74%) SQL
15 10 (21.74%) OO
15 10 (21.74%) CRM
15 10 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
15 10 (21.74%) Dynamics CRM
16 9 (19.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET MVC
16 9 (19.57%) IIS
17 8 (17.39%) Ajax
17 8 (17.39%) Umbraco
18 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2005

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 9 (19.57%) IIS
2 8 (17.39%) Umbraco
3 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.52%) CMS400.NET
5 2 (4.35%) CMS
6 1 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.17%) MQSeries
6 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (21.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) HTTP
2 1 (2.17%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.17%) DNS
2 1 (2.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 10 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (19.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
6 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
6 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.17%) MS Access
7 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.70%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.35%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.35%) NUnit
4 1 (2.17%) Maven
4 1 (2.17%) Rational Application Developer
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 43 (93.48%) Developer
2 21 (45.65%) .NET Developer
3 13 (28.26%) C# Developer
4 6 (13.04%) CRM Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Umbraco Developer
6 3 (6.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Web Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.35%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (4.35%) .NET Team Leader
7 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.17%) C++ Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Developer
8 1 (2.17%) .NET Applications Developer
8 1 (2.17%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (86.96%) .NET
2 32 (69.57%) ASP.NET
3 21 (45.65%) HTML
4 20 (43.48%) CSS
5 16 (34.78%) Web Services
6 13 (28.26%) WPF
6 13 (28.26%) jQuery
7 12 (26.09%) XML
7 12 (26.09%) WCF
7 12 (26.09%) .NET Framework
8 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (17.39%) Ajax
10 4 (8.70%) Silverlight
11 3 (6.52%) REST
12 2 (4.35%) SignalR
12 2 (4.35%) Castle Windsor
12 2 (4.35%) NHibernate
12 2 (4.35%) Hibernate
12 2 (4.35%) SOAP
13 1 (2.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
1 1 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
1 1 (2.17%) Physics
1 1 (2.17%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (43.48%) MVC
3 17 (36.96%) Unit Testing
4 15 (32.61%) Test Scripting
5 14 (30.43%) TDD
6 11 (23.91%) Scrum
7 10 (21.74%) OO
7 10 (21.74%) CRM
8 4 (8.70%) Workflow
8 4 (8.70%) Web Development
9 3 (6.52%) Build Automation
10 2 (4.35%) Dependency Injection
11 1 (2.17%) BDD
11 1 (2.17%) Web Application Development
11 1 (2.17%) CRUD
11 1 (2.17%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (2.17%) Performance Testing
11 1 (2.17%) Data Protection
11 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2
11 1 (2.17%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 19 (41.30%) JavaScript
2 10 (21.74%) SQL
3 4 (8.70%) Java
4 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.35%) VBA
5 1 (2.17%) XQuery
5 1 (2.17%) XAML
5 1 (2.17%) XPath
5 1 (2.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) Ektron
3 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.17%) NetSuite
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) Siebel
3 1 (2.17%) IBM
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