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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 22 11 14
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Contract jobs citing C# 11 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.04% 10.05% 6.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.11% 26.32% 20.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 17 8
Average daily rate
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£363 £275 £284
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.81% -3.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £260 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £295 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £31.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.28% -6.66%
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
99 76 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 36.40% 38.19% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 55 31
Average daily rate £374 £302 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.65% +0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £260 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +122.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +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#
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 29 May 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 29 (82.86%) .NET
2 22 (62.86%) ASP.NET
3 18 (51.43%) SQL Server
4 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (37.14%) HTML
6 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
6 12 (34.29%) CSS
6 12 (34.29%) MVC
7 11 (31.43%) WCF
7 11 (31.43%) Unit Testing
8 10 (28.57%) Test Scripting
8 10 (28.57%) WPF
8 10 (28.57%) OO
9 9 (25.71%) TDD
9 9 (25.71%) Web Services
10 8 (22.86%) Umbraco
11 7 (20.00%) .NET Framework
12 6 (17.14%) XML
13 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
13 5 (14.29%) Scrum
13 5 (14.29%) jQuery
14 4 (11.43%) Ektron
14 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
14 4 (11.43%) IIS
14 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio
14 4 (11.43%) SQL
15 3 (8.57%) CRM
15 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2005
15 3 (8.57%) Dynamics CRM
15 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 8 (22.86%) Umbraco
2 4 (11.43%) IIS
3 3 (8.57%) CMS400.NET
4 2 (5.71%) CMS
4 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.86%) MQSeries
5 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) HTTP
2 1 (2.86%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.86%) DNS
2 1 (2.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (51.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.71%) NUnit
3 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.86%) Maven
3 1 (2.86%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (5.71%) Banking
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (97.14%) Developer
2 15 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 13 (37.14%) C# Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Umbraco Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Web Developer
5 3 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (8.57%) CRM Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Graduate
7 1 (2.86%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.86%) C++ Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Programmer
7 1 (2.86%) .NET Programmer
7 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (2.86%) WPF Developer
7 1 (2.86%) VB Programmer
7 1 (2.86%) AWS Developer
7 1 (2.86%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (82.86%) .NET
2 22 (62.86%) ASP.NET
3 13 (37.14%) HTML
4 12 (34.29%) CSS
5 11 (31.43%) WCF
6 10 (28.57%) WPF
7 9 (25.71%) Web Services
8 7 (20.00%) .NET Framework
9 6 (17.14%) XML
10 5 (14.29%) jQuery
11 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (5.71%) SignalR
12 2 (5.71%) Castle Windsor
12 2 (5.71%) REST
12 2 (5.71%) NHibernate
12 2 (5.71%) Ajax
13 1 (2.86%) SOAP
13 1 (2.86%) XSLT
13 1 (2.86%) Hibernate
13 1 (2.86%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.86%) Physics
2 1 (2.86%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (34.29%) MVC
3 11 (31.43%) Unit Testing
4 10 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 10 (28.57%) OO
5 9 (25.71%) TDD
6 5 (14.29%) Scrum
7 3 (8.57%) CRM
7 3 (8.57%) Build Automation
7 3 (8.57%) Web Development
8 2 (5.71%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (2.86%) Project Management
9 1 (2.86%) ETL
9 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.86%) Workflow
9 1 (2.86%) Data Management
9 1 (2.86%) Content Management
9 1 (2.86%) Document Management
9 1 (2.86%) AOP
9 1 (2.86%) CRUD
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
2 4 (11.43%) SQL
3 2 (5.71%) C++
3 2 (5.71%) VBA
4 1 (2.86%) Java
4 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.86%) VB
4 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.86%) XQuery
4 1 (2.86%) XAML
4 1 (2.86%) VB6
4 1 (2.86%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) Ektron
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) IBM
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