The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 10 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing C# 233 217 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.86% 9.74% 12.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.91% 25.41% 28.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 111 184
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £238 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £393 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
- +2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 4
Average hourly rate £20.00 £37.25 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.30% +129.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
C#
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
779 854 1169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.97% 38.33% 43.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 465 641
Average daily rate £320 £313 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +1.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 55 21
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £23.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £102.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

C#
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
West Yorkshire +4 173 £325 +4.00% 105
South Yorkshire +16 27 £363 +22.88% 30
North Yorkshire -4 22 £289 -2.53% 39
East Yorkshire - - - - 5
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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#.

1 340 (81.93%) .NET
2 223 (53.73%) SQL Server
3 212 (51.08%) ASP.NET
4 153 (36.87%) MVC
5 126 (30.36%) SQL
6 121 (29.16%) JavaScript
7 110 (26.51%) HTML
8 105 (25.30%) CSS
9 104 (25.06%) Agile Software Development
10 98 (23.61%) WCF
11 93 (22.41%) Microsoft
12 82 (19.76%) Visual Studio
13 73 (17.59%) .NET Framework
14 72 (17.35%) Web Services
14 72 (17.35%) ASP.NET MVC
15 67 (16.14%) SharePoint
16 63 (15.18%) XML
17 61 (14.70%) Software Engineering
18 56 (13.49%) WinForms
19 55 (13.25%) TDD
20 54 (13.01%) jQuery
21 53 (12.77%) SQL Server 2008
21 53 (12.77%) VB.NET
22 48 (11.57%) Team Foundation Server
23 47 (11.33%) Java
24 45 (10.84%) Oracle
25 42 (10.12%) OO
26 39 (9.40%) Scrum
27 38 (9.16%) HTML5
28 37 (8.92%) BizTalk Server

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 67 (16.14%) SharePoint
2 37 (8.92%) BizTalk Server
3 31 (7.47%) SharePoint 2010
4 30 (7.23%) CMS
5 10 (2.41%) Umbraco
6 7 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
6 7 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.72%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.72%) IIS
9 2 (0.48%) LiveLink
10 1 (0.24%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.24%) EPiServer CMS
10 1 (0.24%) Node.js
Applications
1 19 (4.58%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.89%) InfoPath
3 5 (1.20%) MS Office
4 2 (0.48%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (3.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.24%) SaaS
2 1 (0.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.89%) Intranet
2 6 (1.45%) Internet
3 4 (0.96%) FTP
4 2 (0.48%) HTTP
5 1 (0.24%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (53.73%) SQL Server
2 53 (12.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (8.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 27 (6.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (5.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (3.61%) Star Schema
7 13 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (1.93%) MySQL
9 7 (1.69%) EDRMS
10 4 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.96%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.72%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.48%) QlikView
12 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (0.24%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.24%) DB2
13 1 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.24%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 82 (19.76%) Visual Studio
2 48 (11.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (4.10%) Cucumber
4 16 (3.86%) Selenium
5 14 (3.37%) SoapUI
6 10 (2.41%) WebDriver
6 10 (2.41%) MSTest
7 8 (1.93%) JBehave
8 7 (1.69%) Subversion
9 4 (0.96%) Git (software)
10 3 (0.72%) Maven
10 3 (0.72%) NUnit
10 3 (0.72%) Behat
11 2 (0.48%) JUnit
11 2 (0.48%) JIRA
11 2 (0.48%) QuickTest Pro
12 1 (0.24%) LoadRunner
12 1 (0.24%) JMeter
12 1 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
12 1 (0.24%) Firebug
General
1 37 (8.92%) Finance
2 9 (2.17%) Advertising
3 6 (1.45%) Back Office
4 5 (1.20%) Retail
5 4 (0.96%) Billing
6 3 (0.72%) Local Government
7 2 (0.48%) Marketing
7 2 (0.48%) Law
7 2 (0.48%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.48%) Publishing
8 1 (0.24%) Games
8 1 (0.24%) Banking
8 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 341 (82.17%) Developer
2 175 (42.17%) .NET Developer
3 109 (26.27%) C# Developer
4 63 (15.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 32 (7.71%) SharePoint Developer
6 26 (6.27%) Tester
7 22 (5.30%) ASP.NET Developer
7 22 (5.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 20 (4.82%) Web Developer
8 20 (4.82%) Software Engineer
9 16 (3.86%) Senior Developer
10 15 (3.61%) VB.NET Developer
10 15 (3.61%) Software Developer
10 15 (3.61%) WinForms Developer
11 14 (3.37%) SQL Developer
12 13 (3.13%) .NET Software Engineer
12 13 (3.13%) C# Software Engineer
13 12 (2.89%) Analyst
13 12 (2.89%) Dynamics CRM Developer
13 12 (2.89%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 340 (81.93%) .NET
2 212 (51.08%) ASP.NET
3 110 (26.51%) HTML
4 105 (25.30%) CSS
5 98 (23.61%) WCF
6 73 (17.59%) .NET Framework
7 72 (17.35%) Web Services
7 72 (17.35%) ASP.NET MVC
8 63 (15.18%) XML
9 56 (13.49%) WinForms
10 54 (13.01%) jQuery
11 38 (9.16%) HTML5
12 31 (7.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 27 (6.51%) CSS3
14 25 (6.02%) Silverlight
15 24 (5.78%) WPF
15 24 (5.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 23 (5.54%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 21 (5.06%) ASP.NET Web API
18 17 (4.10%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.95%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (2.89%) NHS
3 11 (2.65%) N-Tier
4 7 (1.69%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.20%) W3C
5 5 (1.20%) Mobile App
6 4 (0.96%) Open Source
7 3 (0.72%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.24%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.24%) Social Media
8 1 (0.24%) EPoS
8 1 (0.24%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.24%) PKI
8 1 (0.24%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.24%) Wiki
8 1 (0.24%) Blog
8 1 (0.24%) RIA
8 1 (0.24%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 25 (6.02%) Windows
2 6 (1.45%) Linux
3 5 (1.20%) Android
4 4 (0.96%) UNIX
5 3 (0.72%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.48%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.24%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (36.87%) MVC
2 104 (25.06%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (14.70%) Software Engineering
4 55 (13.25%) TDD
5 42 (10.12%) OO
6 39 (9.40%) Scrum
7 34 (8.19%) Web Development
8 31 (7.47%) Continuous Integration
9 28 (6.75%) BDD
10 23 (5.54%) User Stories
11 22 (5.30%) Test Automation
12 19 (4.58%) OOP
13 18 (4.34%) CRM
14 17 (4.10%) Automated Testing
15 16 (3.86%) Dependency Injection
15 16 (3.86%) SOA
16 15 (3.61%) Workflow
17 14 (3.37%) Test Scripting
18 13 (3.13%) MVVM
19 12 (2.89%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 126 (30.36%) SQL
2 121 (29.16%) JavaScript
3 53 (12.77%) VB.NET
4 47 (11.33%) Java
5 25 (6.02%) Ruby
6 23 (5.54%) PowerShell
7 21 (5.06%) VB
7 21 (5.06%) PHP
8 14 (3.37%) T-SQL
9 12 (2.89%) C++
9 12 (2.89%) VB6
10 7 (1.69%) Python
11 6 (1.45%) Delphi
11 6 (1.45%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.20%) XAML
12 5 (1.20%) VBA
13 4 (0.96%) C
14 3 (0.72%) Embedded C
14 3 (0.72%) X++
15 1 (0.24%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (2.89%) ISEB
2 5 (1.20%) Degree
2 5 (1.20%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.96%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.48%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.30%) QA
2 1 (0.24%) HL7
2 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.24%) ISO 9002
2 1 (0.24%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 93 (22.41%) Microsoft
2 45 (10.84%) Oracle
3 7 (1.69%) SAP
3 7 (1.69%) Kofax
4 5 (1.20%) Sitecore
5 4 (0.96%) EPiServer
5 4 (0.96%) Open Text
6 3 (0.72%) RedDot
6 3 (0.72%) Telerik
6 3 (0.72%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.48%) Splunk
8 1 (0.24%) Sybase
8 1 (0.24%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.24%) Capita
8 1 (0.24%) HP
8 1 (0.24%) Citrix
8 1 (0.24%) BEA
8 1 (0.24%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.24%) Micro Focus
8 1 (0.24%) InterSystems
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: Yesterday
South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £275 - £300 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £340 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 6 days ago
Doncaster
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £25 - £300 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
North Yorkshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
West Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bradford
Real Staffing
Rate: £275 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
West Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago