The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 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 Wakefield 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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 6 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing C# 2 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 9.09% 12.00% 13.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.57% 30.00% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Average daily rate
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- £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £333 £320
% change year-on-year
-2.25% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Programming Languages Category
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
7 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 31.82% 40.00% 48.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 7
Average daily rate £275 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.03% +10.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £17.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
C#
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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 13 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) VB6
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Java

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, 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.

General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) VB Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Programme Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (33.33%) VB6 Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) VB6
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET