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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 4 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing C# 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 9.52% 4.35% 11.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.22% 25.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate
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£300 - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.55 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.46% +7.14%
C#
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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
9 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 42.86% 17.39% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
Average daily rate £300 £275 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -29.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 21 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) FastStats
3 1 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Unica
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Unica
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Applications Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL