The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 42 23 14
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -9
Contract jobs citing C# 7 24 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.78% 5.53% 8.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.91% 14.37% 27.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 18 9
Median daily rate £351 £350 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.14% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £307 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £408 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.58%

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
179 167 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 45.55% 38.48% 29.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 116 35
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £558 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £16.95 £16.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.69% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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#
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 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for C#.

1 32 (69.57%) SQL Server
2 24 (52.17%) SQL
3 22 (47.83%) .NET
4 21 (45.65%) jQuery
5 19 (41.30%) T-SQL
6 18 (39.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (34.78%) Entity Framework
7 16 (34.78%) MVC
8 14 (30.43%) Finance
8 14 (30.43%) Razor View Engine
8 14 (30.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 14 (30.43%) Inversion of Control
8 14 (30.43%) Unity DI Container
8 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 13 (28.26%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (26.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
11 11 (23.91%) CRM
11 11 (23.91%) Dynamics CRM
12 10 (21.74%) Security Cleared
12 10 (21.74%) VBA
13 9 (19.57%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (19.57%) ETL
13 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (17.39%) Java
14 8 (17.39%) .NET Framework
15 7 (15.22%) AngularJS
15 7 (15.22%) Web Services
16 6 (13.04%) Validation

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.70%) Apache
1 4 (8.70%) nginx
2 1 (2.17%) CMS
2 1 (2.17%) Kentico
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (69.57%) SQL Server
2 18 (39.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (28.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (26.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 12 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (19.57%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.17%) Neo4j
7 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.35%) JIRA
2 2 (4.35%) Mercurial
2 2 (4.35%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.17%) Gradle
3 1 (2.17%) JMeter
3 1 (2.17%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.17%) Selenium
3 1 (2.17%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (30.43%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Advertising
3 4 (8.70%) Back Office
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
4 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (86.96%) Developer
2 15 (32.61%) SQL Developer
3 11 (23.91%) .NET Developer
4 8 (17.39%) C# Developer
4 8 (17.39%) SSIS Developer
5 7 (15.22%) ETL Developer
6 6 (13.04%) CRM Developer
6 6 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 6 (13.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (10.87%) Senior Developer
8 4 (8.70%) UI Developer
9 3 (6.52%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (4.35%) CRM Consultant
10 2 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
10 2 (4.35%) Java Developer
10 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Developer
10 2 (4.35%) Senior ETL Developer
10 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Developer
10 2 (4.35%) SSAS Developer
10 2 (4.35%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (47.83%) .NET
2 21 (45.65%) jQuery
3 16 (34.78%) Entity Framework
4 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 14 (30.43%) Razor View Engine
4 14 (30.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 14 (30.43%) Unity DI Container
5 8 (17.39%) .NET Framework
6 7 (15.22%) AngularJS
6 7 (15.22%) Web Services
7 6 (13.04%) HTML
7 6 (13.04%) RESTful
8 5 (10.87%) Node.js
9 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET
9 4 (8.70%) Backbone.js
9 4 (8.70%) Ember.js
9 4 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (8.70%) React
9 4 (8.70%) XHTML
10 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (13.04%) Visualisation
3 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) MVC
2 11 (23.91%) CRM
3 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (19.57%) ETL
4 6 (13.04%) Data Validation
4 6 (13.04%) Data Visualisation
4 6 (13.04%) Validation
5 5 (10.87%) Kimball Methodology
6 4 (8.70%) Business Analysis
6 4 (8.70%) Front End Development
6 4 (8.70%) Waterfall
6 4 (8.70%) Web Development
7 3 (6.52%) SDLC
8 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.35%) ETL Development
8 2 (4.35%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (4.35%) Test Automation
8 2 (4.35%) Test Scripting
9 1 (2.17%) OO
9 1 (2.17%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 24 (52.17%) SQL
2 19 (41.30%) T-SQL
3 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 10 (21.74%) VBA
5 8 (17.39%) Java
6 6 (13.04%) Python
7 4 (8.70%) PHP
8 1 (2.17%) C
8 1 (2.17%) Perl
8 1 (2.17%) Ruby
8 1 (2.17%) Scala
8 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (4.35%) MCSA
3 2 (4.35%) MCSE
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) Degree
4 1 (2.17%) HP ASE
4 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.17%) HP
3 1 (2.17%) Siebel