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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 12 6 25
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +19
Contract jobs citing C# 21 35 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 9.46% 15.22% 1.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.31% 33.98% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 1
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£388 £308 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.01% -23.12%
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 £35.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -2.85%
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
65 103 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 29.28% 44.78% 41.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 48 55
Average daily rate £375 £290 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £183 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 6
Average hourly rate - £20.25 £14.21
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +42.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.14%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 35 (77.78%) .NET
2 30 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 23 (51.11%) SQL Server
4 21 (46.67%) MVC
5 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (40.00%) Web Services
6 17 (37.78%) CSS
7 16 (35.56%) HTML
7 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
7 16 (35.56%) SQL
8 15 (33.33%) XML
8 15 (33.33%) TDD
9 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
9 14 (31.11%) CRM
9 14 (31.11%) Dynamics CRM
9 14 (31.11%) jQuery
10 13 (28.89%) .NET Framework
11 11 (24.44%) Scrum
11 11 (24.44%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (22.22%) Unit Testing
12 10 (22.22%) WCF
12 10 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (20.00%) WPF
13 9 (20.00%) Ajax
13 9 (20.00%) IIS
14 8 (17.78%) SharePoint
14 8 (17.78%) Silverlight
14 8 (17.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (20.00%) IIS
2 8 (17.78%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (6.67%) CMS400.NET
3 3 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (4.44%) CMS
4 2 (4.44%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.22%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.22%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (31.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) HTTP
1 1 (2.22%) DNS
1 1 (2.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (51.11%) SQL Server
2 11 (24.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (17.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.44%) MS Access
7 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (6.67%) Finance
1 3 (6.67%) Retail
2 2 (4.44%) Back Office
3 1 (2.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 38 (84.44%) Developer
2 19 (42.22%) .NET Developer
3 12 (26.67%) C# Developer
4 8 (17.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (15.56%) CRM Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Web Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Silverlight Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Team Leader
9 2 (4.44%) Development Team Leader
9 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.44%) .NET Team Leader
9 2 (4.44%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (4.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
10 1 (2.22%) SharePoint Developer
10 1 (2.22%) BizTalk Developer
10 1 (2.22%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (77.78%) .NET
2 30 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 18 (40.00%) Web Services
4 17 (37.78%) CSS
5 16 (35.56%) HTML
6 15 (33.33%) XML
7 14 (31.11%) jQuery
8 13 (28.89%) .NET Framework
9 10 (22.22%) WCF
10 9 (20.00%) WPF
10 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (20.00%) Ajax
11 8 (17.78%) Silverlight
12 5 (11.11%) Hibernate
12 5 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 3 (6.67%) RESTful
13 3 (6.67%) LINQ
14 2 (4.44%) REST
15 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.22%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) MVC
2 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (33.33%) TDD
4 14 (31.11%) CRM
5 11 (24.44%) Scrum
6 10 (22.22%) Unit Testing
7 7 (15.56%) Test Scripting
8 5 (11.11%) Web Development
9 4 (8.89%) Project Management
10 3 (6.67%) Workflow
10 3 (6.67%) Data Management
10 3 (6.67%) ETL
10 3 (6.67%) BDD
11 2 (4.44%) Content Management
11 2 (4.44%) Software Engineering
11 2 (4.44%) Requirements Management
11 2 (4.44%) Requirements Analysis
11 2 (4.44%) Release Management
11 2 (4.44%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (4.44%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 16 (35.56%) SQL
1 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
2 6 (13.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.67%) Java
4 2 (4.44%) VB
4 2 (4.44%) VBA
5 1 (2.22%) XQuery
5 1 (2.22%) XAML
5 1 (2.22%) XPath
5 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) Ektron
3 1 (2.22%) Siebel
3 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.22%) NetSuite
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