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 25 August 2016 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 14 22 13
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Contract jobs citing C# 41 21 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 9.26% 5.92% 6.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.14% 15.33% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 17 9
Median daily rate £365 £350 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -11.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £317 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £440 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.38 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.94% +7.68%
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
226 137 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 51.02% 38.59% 36.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 91 42
Median daily rate £400 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
Median hourly rate £45.00 £17.25 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+160.86% +12.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

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#
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 25 August 2016.

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 25 August 2016, 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 48 (71.64%) SQL Server
2 39 (58.21%) .NET
3 36 (53.73%) MVC
4 35 (52.24%) SQL
4 35 (52.24%) jQuery
5 32 (47.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 31 (46.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 29 (43.28%) Finance
7 29 (43.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 28 (41.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 25 (37.31%) VBA
10 24 (35.82%) Inversion of Control
10 24 (35.82%) Unity DI Container
11 23 (34.33%) Entity Framework
12 20 (29.85%) Razor View Engine
12 20 (29.85%) T-SQL
12 20 (29.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 19 (28.36%) JavaScript
14 17 (25.37%) .NET Framework
15 15 (22.39%) Microsoft
16 14 (20.90%) Data Visualisation
16 14 (20.90%) Visualisation
17 13 (19.40%) Data Validation
17 13 (19.40%) Validation
18 12 (17.91%) CRM
18 12 (17.91%) Dynamics CRM
19 10 (14.93%) SQL Server 2008
19 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
19 10 (14.93%) SQL Server 2014
20 9 (13.43%) Performance Tuning

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 8 (11.94%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.48%) Apache
2 3 (4.48%) CMS
2 3 (4.48%) nginx
3 2 (2.99%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.49%) Kentico
Applications
1 7 (10.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (17.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.49%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (71.64%) SQL Server
2 32 (47.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (43.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (41.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (14.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (14.93%) SQL Server 2014
6 8 (11.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (7.46%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.99%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (1.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (8.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (7.46%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.97%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.49%) JMeter
4 1 (1.49%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.49%) Selenium
4 1 (1.49%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (43.28%) Finance
2 7 (10.45%) Back Office
3 4 (5.97%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.99%) Advertising
5 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 64 (95.52%) Developer
2 25 (37.31%) SQL Developer
3 17 (25.37%) .NET Developer
4 15 (22.39%) C# Developer
5 12 (17.91%) CRM Developer
5 12 (17.91%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 10 (14.93%) SQL Server Developer
6 10 (14.93%) SSIS Developer
7 8 (11.94%) Microsoft Developer
8 6 (8.96%) SSRS Developer
9 5 (7.46%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (7.46%) ETL Developer
9 5 (7.46%) SSAS Developer
10 4 (5.97%) VBA Developer
11 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (4.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 3 (4.48%) Systems Developer
11 3 (4.48%) UI Developer
12 2 (2.99%) Excel VBA Developer
12 2 (2.99%) Senior ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (58.21%) .NET
2 35 (52.24%) jQuery
3 31 (46.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 24 (35.82%) Unity DI Container
5 23 (34.33%) Entity Framework
6 20 (29.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 20 (29.85%) Razor View Engine
7 17 (25.37%) .NET Framework
8 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET
8 8 (11.94%) Web Services
9 7 (10.45%) HTML
10 6 (8.96%) RESTful
11 5 (7.46%) Ajax
11 5 (7.46%) JSON
11 5 (7.46%) REST
11 5 (7.46%) SOAP
12 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (5.97%) WCF
13 3 (4.48%) CSS
13 3 (4.48%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (35.82%) Inversion of Control
2 14 (20.90%) Visualisation
3 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.99%) FMCG
5 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (53.73%) MVC
2 14 (20.90%) Data Visualisation
3 13 (19.40%) Data Validation
3 13 (19.40%) Validation
4 12 (17.91%) CRM
5 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (13.43%) Database Tuning
6 9 (13.43%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (13.43%) Web Development
7 7 (10.45%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 7 (10.45%) Test Scripting
8 5 (7.46%) ETL
9 4 (5.97%) Waterfall
10 3 (4.48%) Project Management
10 3 (4.48%) Scrum
11 2 (2.99%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (2.99%) ETL Development
11 2 (2.99%) Front End Development
11 2 (2.99%) Kimball Methodology
11 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 35 (52.24%) SQL
2 25 (37.31%) VBA
3 20 (29.85%) T-SQL
4 19 (28.36%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.46%) Java
5 5 (7.46%) Python
6 4 (5.97%) PHP
7 3 (4.48%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.99%) Ruby
9 1 (1.49%) C
9 1 (1.49%) Perl
9 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.96%) Degree
3 5 (7.46%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.99%) MCSA
4 2 (2.99%) MCSE
4 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.49%) HP ASE
5 1 (1.49%) ISEB
5 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.49%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.49%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (22.39%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.99%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.49%) HP
3 1 (1.49%) Siebel