The first table below looks at the demand for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 29 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 West 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 10 19 11
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Contract jobs citing C# 171 121 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.07% 7.98% 10.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.50% 22.16% 23.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 66 122
Average daily rate
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£320 £303 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.78% +0.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £365 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 £42.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.04% +127.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
600 546 795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 35.34% 35.99% 42.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 295 476
Average daily rate £320 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £213 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 27 22
Average hourly rate £15.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.63% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.80 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.40 £45.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
C#
Yorkshire

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

C#
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

C#
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +9 138 £313 +4.16% 78
Bradford +5 9 £325 -3.70% 7
Halifax -5 3 £303 -17.96% 5
Huddersfield -2 2 - - 4
Ilkley - 1 £265 - 1
Brighouse - - - -
Otley - - - - 1
Pontefract - - - - 1
Pudsey - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 6
Wetherby - - - - 3
C#
Yorkshire

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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#.

1 260 (83.07%) .NET
2 168 (53.67%) SQL Server
3 153 (48.88%) ASP.NET
4 138 (44.09%) SQL
5 96 (30.67%) MVC
6 87 (27.80%) Agile Software Development
7 86 (27.48%) JavaScript
8 75 (23.96%) Web Services
9 70 (22.36%) HTML
9 70 (22.36%) WCF
10 67 (21.41%) Microsoft
11 63 (20.13%) CSS
12 60 (19.17%) ASP.NET MVC
13 59 (18.85%) .NET Framework
14 58 (18.53%) VB.NET
15 57 (18.21%) XML
16 55 (17.57%) Visual Studio
17 52 (16.61%) WinForms
18 48 (15.34%) Scrum
19 45 (14.38%) Java
20 44 (14.06%) Software Engineering
21 43 (13.74%) Oracle
21 43 (13.74%) SharePoint
22 42 (13.42%) TDD
23 41 (13.10%) SQL Server 2008
24 40 (12.78%) Enterprise Software
24 40 (12.78%) SQL Server 2005
25 34 (10.86%) Finance
26 33 (10.54%) OO
27 32 (10.22%) Team Foundation Server

C#
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 43 (13.74%) SharePoint
2 26 (8.31%) BizTalk Server
3 22 (7.03%) SharePoint 2010
4 15 (4.79%) CMS
5 10 (3.19%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (1.60%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.96%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.64%) LiveCycle
8 2 (0.64%) nginx
8 2 (0.64%) IIS
8 2 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.32%) EPiServer CMS
9 1 (0.32%) MQSeries
Applications
1 22 (7.03%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.19%) InfoPath
3 7 (2.24%) MS Office
4 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (4.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.92%) Intranet
1 6 (1.92%) Internet
2 5 (1.60%) FTP
3 1 (0.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (53.67%) SQL Server
2 41 (13.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (12.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 25 (7.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (7.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (4.79%) Star Schema
7 9 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (2.88%) MySQL
8 8 (2.56%) NoSQL
8 8 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.28%) EDRMS
10 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.64%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.32%) QlikView
11 1 (0.32%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.32%) DB2
11 1 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 55 (17.57%) Visual Studio
2 32 (10.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (3.83%) Selenium
4 10 (3.19%) WebDriver
4 10 (3.19%) Cucumber
5 9 (2.88%) SoapUI
6 8 (2.56%) JBehave
7 4 (1.28%) MSTest
8 3 (0.96%) Behat
8 3 (0.96%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.96%) Git (software)
8 3 (0.96%) Maven
9 2 (0.64%) NUnit
9 2 (0.64%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (0.64%) JUnit
9 2 (0.64%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.32%) Firebug
10 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 1 (0.32%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.32%) JMeter
General
1 34 (10.86%) Finance
2 11 (3.51%) Back Office
3 6 (1.92%) Advertising
4 5 (1.60%) Retail
5 3 (0.96%) Local Government
5 3 (0.96%) Law
6 2 (0.64%) Publishing
6 2 (0.64%) Banking
6 2 (0.64%) Marketing
6 2 (0.64%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.32%) Games
7 1 (0.32%) Legal
7 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 243 (77.64%) Developer
2 124 (39.62%) .NET Developer
3 59 (18.85%) C# Developer
4 38 (12.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 35 (11.18%) Tester
6 22 (7.03%) Software Engineer
6 22 (7.03%) SQL Developer
7 20 (6.39%) VB.NET Developer
7 20 (6.39%) SharePoint Developer
8 16 (5.11%) WinForms Developer
9 14 (4.47%) Software Developer
10 13 (4.15%) Manual Tester
10 13 (4.15%) .NET Software Engineer
10 13 (4.15%) C# Software Engineer
10 13 (4.15%) Functional Tester
11 12 (3.83%) Senior Developer
11 12 (3.83%) Analyst
12 11 (3.51%) Web Developer
12 11 (3.51%) ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (3.51%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 260 (83.07%) .NET
2 153 (48.88%) ASP.NET
3 75 (23.96%) Web Services
4 70 (22.36%) HTML
4 70 (22.36%) WCF
5 63 (20.13%) CSS
6 60 (19.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 59 (18.85%) .NET Framework
8 57 (18.21%) XML
9 52 (16.61%) WinForms
10 28 (8.95%) jQuery
11 25 (7.99%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 22 (7.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 21 (6.71%) ASP.NET Web API
13 21 (6.71%) WPF
14 15 (4.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 14 (4.47%) LINQ
15 14 (4.47%) Ajax
15 14 (4.47%) XHTML
16 13 (4.15%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.78%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (5.11%) NHS
3 9 (2.88%) N-Tier
4 8 (2.56%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.92%) Open Source
6 5 (1.60%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.28%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.96%) Freedom of Information
8 3 (0.96%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.96%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (0.96%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.32%) Social Media
9 1 (0.32%) Wiki
9 1 (0.32%) Blog
9 1 (0.32%) RIA
9 1 (0.32%) iPhone
9 1 (0.32%) PKI
9 1 (0.32%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.32%) EPoS
9 1 (0.32%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 31 (9.90%) Windows
2 6 (1.92%) Linux
3 5 (1.60%) Android
3 5 (1.60%) UNIX
4 3 (0.96%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.64%) Mac OS
5 2 (0.64%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.32%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (30.67%) MVC
2 87 (27.80%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (15.34%) Scrum
4 44 (14.06%) Software Engineering
5 42 (13.42%) TDD
6 33 (10.54%) OO
7 30 (9.58%) BDD
8 29 (9.27%) Web Development
9 21 (6.71%) User Stories
10 20 (6.39%) Automated Testing
10 20 (6.39%) Test Scripting
10 20 (6.39%) Dependency Injection
11 18 (5.75%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (5.11%) CRM
13 15 (4.79%) Migration
14 14 (4.47%) Test Automation
15 12 (3.83%) Performance Improvement
15 12 (3.83%) Kanban
15 12 (3.83%) Unit Testing
15 12 (3.83%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 138 (44.09%) SQL
2 86 (27.48%) JavaScript
3 58 (18.53%) VB.NET
4 45 (14.38%) Java
5 24 (7.67%) Ruby
6 21 (6.71%) PHP
7 19 (6.07%) VB
8 17 (5.43%) PowerShell
9 12 (3.83%) C++
10 10 (3.19%) T-SQL
11 9 (2.88%) VB6
12 8 (2.56%) PL/SQL
13 7 (2.24%) Python
14 6 (1.92%) VBA
15 5 (1.60%) C
16 3 (0.96%) Embedded C
16 3 (0.96%) X++
17 2 (0.64%) Delphi
18 1 (0.32%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 9 (2.88%) ISEB
2 6 (1.92%) Degree
2 6 (1.92%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.64%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.32%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.63%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.32%) ISO 9002
2 1 (0.32%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (0.64%) Capistrano
1 2 (0.64%) Puppet
1 2 (0.64%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 67 (21.41%) Microsoft
2 43 (13.74%) Oracle
3 5 (1.60%) Sitecore
4 4 (1.28%) Splunk
4 4 (1.28%) EPiServer
4 4 (1.28%) Kofax
5 3 (0.96%) Xamarin
6 2 (0.64%) Open Text
6 2 (0.64%) Adobe
7 1 (0.32%) HP
7 1 (0.32%) Citrix
7 1 (0.32%) BEA
7 1 (0.32%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.32%) Micro Focus
7 1 (0.32%) RedDot
7 1 (0.32%) Telerik
7 1 (0.32%) Capita
7 1 (0.32%) Sybase
7 1 (0.32%) SAP
West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Rate: £25 - 30 per hour
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: From £18,000 to £50,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £300 - £355 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £240 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Rate: £200 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £350 - £360 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
DP Connect
Rate: £325 - £355 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £255.00 - £355.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
West Yorkshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £500 per day
Posted: 22 days ago