The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Sheffield region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 15 16 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Contract jobs citing C# 11 7 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.88% 3.70% 12.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.94% 12.73% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 10
Average daily rate
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£390 £280 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.28% -39.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £276 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £286 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £31.50 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
69 55 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 36.90% 29.10% 43.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 35 55
Average daily rate £313 £300 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £167 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
C#
South Yorkshire

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014, 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 (90.63%) .NET
2 26 (81.25%) SQL Server
3 18 (56.25%) ASP.NET
4 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
5 13 (40.63%) MVC
6 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
7 11 (34.38%) CSS
7 11 (34.38%) HTML
7 11 (34.38%) .NET Framework
7 11 (34.38%) jQuery
7 11 (34.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (28.13%) HTML5
8 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (28.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 9 (28.13%) CSS3
9 8 (25.00%) Web Application Development
10 5 (15.63%) Silverlight
10 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (15.63%) WCF
10 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (15.63%) TDD
11 4 (12.50%) NHibernate
11 4 (12.50%) SQL
12 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
12 3 (9.38%) Web Services
12 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
13 2 (6.25%) SOAP
13 2 (6.25%) CMS
13 2 (6.25%) Workflow
13 2 (6.25%) WPF

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) CMS
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.13%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (81.25%) SQL Server
2 11 (34.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.13%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.25%) NUnit
3 1 (3.13%) NSubstitute
3 1 (3.13%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (3.13%) Moq
3 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.13%) JIRA
3 1 (3.13%) ReSharper
General
1 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (93.75%) Developer
2 19 (59.38%) C# Developer
3 9 (28.13%) .NET Developer
4 6 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (6.25%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Sitecore Developer
6 1 (3.13%) CRM Developer
6 1 (3.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Silverlight Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.13%) BizTalk Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) .NET Applications Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (90.63%) .NET
2 18 (56.25%) ASP.NET
3 11 (34.38%) CSS
3 11 (34.38%) HTML
3 11 (34.38%) .NET Framework
3 11 (34.38%) jQuery
4 9 (28.13%) HTML5
4 9 (28.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 9 (28.13%) CSS3
5 5 (15.63%) Silverlight
5 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (15.63%) WCF
6 4 (12.50%) NHibernate
7 3 (9.38%) Web Services
8 2 (6.25%) SOAP
8 2 (6.25%) WPF
8 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 1 (3.13%) Castle Windsor
9 1 (3.13%) REST
9 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (3.13%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) MVC
2 8 (25.00%) Web Application Development
3 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.63%) TDD
4 2 (6.25%) Workflow
5 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Document Management
5 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.13%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (3.13%) Project Planning
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (3.13%) Validation
5 1 (3.13%) Migration
5 1 (3.13%) Scrum
5 1 (3.13%) EAI
5 1 (3.13%) SOA
5 1 (3.13%) OO
5 1 (3.13%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 4 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) HL7
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Twitter
2 1 (3.13%) Sitecore
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 24 days ago