The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 5 - 6
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing C# 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 10.71% - 9.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.00% - 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £360 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
C#
West 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 Wakefield region.

Programming Languages Category
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 35.71% 14.29% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 3
Average daily rate £355 £319 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.29% -8.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £274 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £364 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.26 - £13.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield 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 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) High Availability
3 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (50.00%) Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Legal
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Sass
4 1 (25.00%) LESS
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) SignalR
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield 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 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Bower
1 1 (25.00%) Grunt
1 1 (25.00%) gulp
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (25.00%) LESS
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) Sass
4 1 (25.00%) SignalR
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) High Availability
3 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) TypeScript
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft