The first table below looks at the demand for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 18 April 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 South Yorkshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 14 20 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing C# 28 21 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 8.00% 6.12% 6.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.44% 18.10% 14.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 8
Average daily rate £275 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £257 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £443 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +31.14%
Programming Languages Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
144 116 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 41.14% 33.82% 41.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 69 55
Average daily rate £300 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £417 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 2
Average hourly rate £20.50 £19.96 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.69% -20.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £12.90 £21.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.00 £28.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
C#
Yorkshire

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

C#
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C# across the South Yorkshire region.

C# Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# across the South Yorkshire region.

C# Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

C#
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +8 22 £275 -4.34% 12
Doncaster 0 2 £313 -23.78% 1
Barnsley - 1 £400 - 1
Rotherham - - - - 2
C#
Yorkshire

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 59 (86.76%) .NET
2 45 (66.18%) SQL Server
3 35 (51.47%) ASP.NET
4 34 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 31 (45.59%) JavaScript
6 22 (32.35%) MVC
7 19 (27.94%) jQuery
7 19 (27.94%) SQL Server 2008
8 18 (26.47%) .NET Framework
8 18 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (26.47%) HTML
8 18 (26.47%) CSS
9 16 (23.53%) SOAP
9 16 (23.53%) Web Services
10 15 (22.06%) TDD
11 13 (19.12%) SQL Server 2012
11 13 (19.12%) MS Excel
12 12 (17.65%) CRM
12 12 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (17.65%) HTML5
13 11 (16.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 11 (16.18%) Test Scripting
14 10 (14.71%) SQL
15 9 (13.24%) Dynamics CRM
15 9 (13.24%) CSS3
16 8 (11.76%) BDD
16 8 (11.76%) REST
16 8 (11.76%) OO
16 8 (11.76%) Automation Testing
16 8 (11.76%) Web Application Development

C#
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 7 (10.29%) CMS
2 5 (7.35%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.41%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (4.41%) Umbraco
3 3 (4.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (4.41%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.94%) IIS
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.47%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 13 (19.12%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (13.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.47%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) HTTP
1 1 (1.47%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (66.18%) SQL Server
2 19 (27.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (19.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.47%) EDMS
6 1 (1.47%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.88%) NUnit
3 3 (4.41%) ReSharper
3 3 (4.41%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.41%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (4.41%) Moq
4 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 5 (7.35%) Legal
2 3 (4.41%) Finance
3 2 (2.94%) Back Office
4 1 (1.47%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 61 (89.71%) Developer
2 32 (47.06%) C# Developer
3 22 (32.35%) .NET Developer
4 14 (20.59%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (16.18%) CRM Developer
6 6 (8.82%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (8.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Programmer
7 4 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) C# Programmer
9 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET Programmer
9 2 (2.94%) .NET Programmer
9 2 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Sitecore Developer
10 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Developer
10 1 (1.47%) .NET Software Engineer
10 1 (1.47%) JavaScript Developer
10 1 (1.47%) Software Designer
10 1 (1.47%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (86.76%) .NET
2 35 (51.47%) ASP.NET
3 19 (27.94%) jQuery
4 18 (26.47%) .NET Framework
4 18 (26.47%) HTML
4 18 (26.47%) CSS
5 16 (23.53%) SOAP
5 16 (23.53%) Web Services
6 12 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (17.65%) HTML5
7 11 (16.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 9 (13.24%) CSS3
9 8 (11.76%) REST
10 7 (10.29%) XML
11 6 (8.82%) WCF
12 5 (7.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 4 (5.88%) NHibernate
13 4 (5.88%) WPF
14 3 (4.41%) Ajax
14 3 (4.41%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Digital Media
1 5 (7.35%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.41%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.35%) MVC
2 18 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (22.06%) TDD
4 12 (17.65%) CRM
5 11 (16.18%) Test Scripting
6 8 (11.76%) BDD
6 8 (11.76%) OO
6 8 (11.76%) Automation Testing
6 8 (11.76%) Web Application Development
7 6 (8.82%) Unit Testing
8 5 (7.35%) Software Engineering
8 5 (7.35%) Mobile Application Development
9 4 (5.88%) SOA
10 3 (4.41%) Web Development
10 3 (4.41%) Validation
11 2 (2.94%) Scrum
11 2 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
12 1 (1.47%) Performance Testing
12 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2
12 1 (1.47%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 31 (45.59%) JavaScript
2 10 (14.71%) SQL
3 5 (7.35%) C++
3 5 (7.35%) Objective-C
4 2 (2.94%) Java
4 2 (2.94%) VB
5 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.47%) C
5 1 (1.47%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 34 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.29%) Siebel
2 7 (10.29%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (5.88%) Oracle
3 4 (5.88%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.47%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.47%) Lagan
4 1 (1.47%) Ektron
4 1 (1.47%) Twitter
4 1 (1.47%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.47%) IBM
4 1 (1.47%) Lotus