The table below looks at the statistics 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 December 2014 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 20 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Contract jobs citing C# 136 164 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.39% 10.24% 9.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.02% 26.32% 24.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 83 95
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£340 £298 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.09% -0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £221 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £97.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.88 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.39% -2.85%
C#
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 West Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
647 623 626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 35.14% 38.91% 38.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 389 344
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 22
Average hourly rate £33.00 £20.50 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.97% +22.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £13.65 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.10 £175.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

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 December 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 December 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 -15 86 £336 +7.17% 51
Bradford -11 17 £350 +38.61% 5
Halifax +2 7 £350 +51.35% 7
Huddersfield -5 1 £275 +10.00% 12
Dewsbury - 1 £275 -
Castleford - - - - 3
Mirfield - - - -
Otley - - - - 1
Wakefield - - - - 6
Wetherby - - - - 3
C#
Yorkshire

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 (85.53%) .NET
2 201 (66.12%) ASP.NET
3 141 (46.38%) Agile Software Development
4 136 (44.74%) SQL Server
5 120 (39.47%) JavaScript
6 116 (38.16%) MVC
7 103 (33.88%) Web Services
8 98 (32.24%) SQL
9 87 (28.62%) ASP.NET MVC
10 81 (26.64%) WCF
11 74 (24.34%) HTML
12 73 (24.01%) .NET Framework
13 72 (23.68%) CSS
14 61 (20.07%) jQuery
15 49 (16.12%) XML
15 49 (16.12%) Microsoft
16 48 (15.79%) TDD
17 42 (13.82%) Visual Studio
18 40 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
19 38 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
19 38 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
19 38 (12.50%) Software Engineering
20 37 (12.17%) Team Foundation Server
20 37 (12.17%) Web Development
20 37 (12.17%) SharePoint
21 36 (11.84%) Oracle
21 36 (11.84%) Finance
22 34 (11.18%) Java
22 34 (11.18%) SQL Server 2008
22 34 (11.18%) Dependency Injection

C#
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 37 (12.17%) SharePoint
2 31 (10.20%) CMS
3 20 (6.58%) SharePoint 2010
4 15 (4.93%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (2.30%) Kentico
6 5 (1.64%) Apache ServiceMix
6 5 (1.64%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.99%) IIS
9 2 (0.66%) LiveLink
9 2 (0.66%) EPiServer CMS
10 1 (0.33%) Apache
10 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (5.59%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.63%) InfoPath
3 6 (1.97%) MS Office
4 4 (1.32%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (5.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.66%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.33%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.99%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (0.99%) Office 365
2 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.66%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.33%) SaaS
4 1 (0.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.63%) Intranet
2 5 (1.64%) Firewall
2 5 (1.64%) CTI
3 1 (0.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.33%) SSH
3 1 (0.33%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.33%) Internet
3 1 (0.33%) LDAP
3 1 (0.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (44.74%) SQL Server
2 34 (11.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (6.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (4.28%) NoSQL
6 12 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (3.62%) MySQL
8 10 (3.29%) Relational Database
9 8 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (2.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 7 (2.30%) MongoDB
10 7 (2.30%) RDBMS
10 7 (2.30%) RavenDB
11 6 (1.97%) Pentaho
11 6 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (1.64%) Star Schema
12 5 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.99%) EDRMS
14 3 (0.99%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 42 (13.82%) Visual Studio
2 37 (12.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (7.57%) Subversion
4 14 (4.61%) Git (software)
4 14 (4.61%) MSTest
4 14 (4.61%) Cucumber
5 8 (2.63%) Selenium
6 6 (1.97%) SoapUI
6 6 (1.97%) NUnit
6 6 (1.97%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.64%) QUnit
7 5 (1.64%) JUnit
7 5 (1.64%) JMeter
7 5 (1.64%) LLBLGen Pro
7 5 (1.64%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 2 (0.66%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.66%) CruiseControl
8 2 (0.66%) Maven
9 1 (0.33%) JIRA
9 1 (0.33%) Eclipse
General
1 36 (11.84%) Finance
2 7 (2.30%) Law
3 4 (1.32%) Back Office
4 3 (0.99%) Telecoms
4 3 (0.99%) Retail
5 2 (0.66%) Banking
5 2 (0.66%) Advertising
6 1 (0.33%) Games
6 1 (0.33%) Legal
6 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.33%) Automotive
6 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 227 (74.67%) Developer
2 142 (46.71%) .NET Developer
3 46 (15.13%) C# Developer
4 39 (12.83%) C# .NET Developer
5 27 (8.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 25 (8.22%) ASP.NET Developer
7 24 (7.89%) Senior Developer
8 23 (7.57%) SharePoint Developer
9 22 (7.24%) Web Developer
9 22 (7.24%) Architect
10 17 (5.59%) Agile Coach
11 16 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
12 15 (4.93%) Analyst
12 15 (4.93%) SQL Developer
13 14 (4.61%) .NET Web Developer
14 13 (4.28%) Senior .NET Developer
15 11 (3.62%) C# Web Developer
15 11 (3.62%) Software Developer
16 9 (2.96%) Test Analyst
17 7 (2.30%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 260 (85.53%) .NET
2 201 (66.12%) ASP.NET
3 103 (33.88%) Web Services
4 87 (28.62%) ASP.NET MVC
5 81 (26.64%) WCF
6 74 (24.34%) HTML
7 73 (24.01%) .NET Framework
8 72 (23.68%) CSS
9 61 (20.07%) jQuery
10 49 (16.12%) XML
11 38 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 38 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
12 23 (7.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 21 (6.91%) SOAP
14 17 (5.59%) JSON
15 16 (5.26%) Ajax
15 16 (5.26%) NHibernate
15 16 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 15 (4.93%) XHTML
16 15 (4.93%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.57%) NHS
2 10 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (2.30%) Mobile App
3 7 (2.30%) IVR
3 7 (2.30%) N-Tier
4 6 (1.97%) Open Source
5 5 (1.64%) iPhone
5 5 (1.64%) PKI
5 5 (1.64%) Smartcard
6 3 (0.99%) User Experience
7 1 (0.33%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.33%) Social Media
7 1 (0.33%) GIS
7 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (5.59%) Windows
2 9 (2.96%) Android
3 7 (2.30%) Linux
4 6 (1.97%) Windows Mobile
5 5 (1.64%) CentOS
6 2 (0.66%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.33%) UNIX
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (46.38%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (38.16%) MVC
3 48 (15.79%) TDD
4 40 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 37 (12.17%) Web Development
7 34 (11.18%) Dependency Injection
8 33 (10.86%) Automated Testing
9 28 (9.21%) SOA
10 22 (7.24%) Coaching
11 21 (6.91%) Mentoring
12 20 (6.58%) Scrum
13 19 (6.25%) CRM
13 19 (6.25%) Test Automation
14 18 (5.92%) Unit Testing
14 18 (5.92%) ATDD
15 15 (4.93%) Refactoring
15 15 (4.93%) OO
16 14 (4.61%) Waterfall
17 13 (4.28%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 120 (39.47%) JavaScript
2 98 (32.24%) SQL
3 34 (11.18%) Java
4 22 (7.24%) Ruby
5 14 (4.61%) Python
6 13 (4.28%) PowerShell
6 13 (4.28%) T-SQL
7 11 (3.62%) VB.NET
8 9 (2.96%) VB
8 9 (2.96%) C++
9 6 (1.97%) PHP
10 4 (1.32%) VB6
11 1 (0.33%) XAML
11 1 (0.33%) XPath
11 1 (0.33%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (3.29%) Security Cleared
2 6 (1.97%) ISEB
3 5 (1.64%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.32%) Degree
4 4 (1.32%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.32%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.33%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 6 (1.97%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 49 (16.12%) Microsoft
2 36 (11.84%) Oracle
3 6 (1.97%) Open Text
3 6 (1.97%) Xamarin
4 5 (1.64%) EPiServer
4 5 (1.64%) Sencha
4 5 (1.64%) Splunk
4 5 (1.64%) Appcelerator
4 5 (1.64%) RedDot
4 5 (1.64%) Red Hat
4 5 (1.64%) Cisco
5 3 (0.99%) Sitecore
5 3 (0.99%) Kofax
6 2 (0.66%) Telerik
7 1 (0.33%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.33%) HP
7 1 (0.33%) Twitter
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Rate: £300 - £410 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax
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Rate: £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £280 - £320 per day + Negotiable on experience
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
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Posted: 5 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £340 - £370 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 9 days ago
Halifax
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £300 - £425 per day
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Computer Futures
Rate: £300 per day + competitive
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Rate: £300 per day + competitive
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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Wakefield
Real Staffing
Rate: £275 - £300 per day + Negotiable
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