The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 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 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 10 16 10
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs citing C# 226 169 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.64% 8.05% 11.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.71% 22.12% 26.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 87 166
Average daily rate
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£320 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £270 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £388 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 4
Average hourly rate £20.00 £33.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.29% +88.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £30.00 £14.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.20 £45.00 £82.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
846 764 1066
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 36.08% 36.40% 41.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 502 406 612
Average daily rate £320 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 44 29
Average hourly rate £21.25 £30.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.16% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
C#
England

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 30 July 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#
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

C# Hourly Rate Histogram 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 30 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
West Yorkshire +10 174 £320 +3.64% 107
South Yorkshire +11 26 £375 +33.33% 32
North Yorkshire -13 15 £275 -14.06% 45
East Yorkshire - - - - 5
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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#.

1 375 (84.46%) .NET
2 247 (55.63%) SQL Server
3 222 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 172 (38.74%) SQL
5 154 (34.68%) MVC
6 134 (30.18%) JavaScript
7 116 (26.13%) HTML
8 109 (24.55%) Agile Software Development
9 106 (23.87%) CSS
10 103 (23.20%) Microsoft
11 94 (21.17%) WCF
12 90 (20.27%) Web Services
13 84 (18.92%) Visual Studio
14 82 (18.47%) ASP.NET MVC
15 80 (18.02%) .NET Framework
16 71 (15.99%) XML
17 66 (14.86%) VB.NET
18 63 (14.19%) SharePoint
19 61 (13.74%) SQL Server 2008
20 59 (13.29%) jQuery
21 58 (13.06%) Software Engineering
21 58 (13.06%) WinForms
21 58 (13.06%) Scrum
22 54 (12.16%) TDD
23 48 (10.81%) Java
24 47 (10.59%) Oracle
25 46 (10.36%) SQL Server 2005
26 44 (9.91%) OO
27 43 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
28 42 (9.46%) Web Development

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 63 (14.19%) SharePoint
2 32 (7.21%) BizTalk Server
3 27 (6.08%) SharePoint 2010
3 27 (6.08%) CMS
4 12 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
5 9 (2.03%) Umbraco
6 8 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (1.13%) IIS
9 3 (0.68%) LiveCycle
9 3 (0.68%) nginx
10 2 (0.45%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.23%) Node.js
11 1 (0.23%) EPiServer CMS
11 1 (0.23%) MQSeries
Applications
1 26 (5.86%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.48%) InfoPath
3 7 (1.58%) MS Office
4 2 (0.45%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (4.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.80%) Intranet
2 6 (1.35%) Internet
2 6 (1.35%) HTTP
3 5 (1.13%) FTP
4 2 (0.45%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.23%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 247 (55.63%) SQL Server
2 61 (13.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 46 (10.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 31 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (6.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (4.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (3.38%) Star Schema
8 11 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (2.03%) MySQL
10 8 (1.80%) NoSQL
11 5 (1.13%) Relational Database
12 4 (0.90%) EDRMS
13 3 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.68%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
13 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (0.45%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
15 1 (0.23%) PerformancePoint
15 1 (0.23%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 84 (18.92%) Visual Studio
2 43 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (2.70%) Selenium
4 10 (2.25%) Cucumber
4 10 (2.25%) WebDriver
5 9 (2.03%) SoapUI
6 8 (1.80%) JBehave
7 6 (1.35%) Git (software)
8 4 (0.90%) NUnit
8 4 (0.90%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.90%) MSTest
9 3 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (0.68%) Behat
9 3 (0.68%) Maven
10 2 (0.45%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (0.45%) JUnit
10 2 (0.45%) Subversion
10 2 (0.45%) JIRA
11 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 1 (0.23%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 40 (9.01%) Finance
2 11 (2.48%) Back Office
3 8 (1.80%) Advertising
4 5 (1.13%) Retail
5 4 (0.90%) Billing
6 3 (0.68%) Law
6 3 (0.68%) Publishing
6 3 (0.68%) Local Government
7 2 (0.45%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.45%) Banking
7 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.45%) Electronics
7 2 (0.45%) Marketing
8 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.23%) Legal
8 1 (0.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 362 (81.53%) Developer
2 179 (40.32%) .NET Developer
3 112 (25.23%) C# Developer
4 64 (14.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 35 (7.88%) Tester
6 27 (6.08%) SharePoint Developer
7 26 (5.86%) SQL Developer
8 24 (5.41%) Software Engineer
9 21 (4.73%) VB.NET Developer
10 20 (4.50%) Web Developer
11 19 (4.28%) Software Developer
11 19 (4.28%) ASP.NET Developer
12 18 (4.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 17 (3.83%) Senior Developer
14 16 (3.60%) WinForms Developer
15 15 (3.38%) Analyst
16 14 (3.15%) Dynamics CRM Developer
16 14 (3.15%) CRM Developer
17 13 (2.93%) Functional Tester
17 13 (2.93%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 375 (84.46%) .NET
2 222 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 116 (26.13%) HTML
4 106 (23.87%) CSS
5 94 (21.17%) WCF
6 90 (20.27%) Web Services
7 82 (18.47%) ASP.NET MVC
8 80 (18.02%) .NET Framework
9 71 (15.99%) XML
10 59 (13.29%) jQuery
11 58 (13.06%) WinForms
12 35 (7.88%) WPF
12 35 (7.88%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 33 (7.43%) HTML5
14 29 (6.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 28 (6.31%) ASP.NET Web API
16 27 (6.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 26 (5.86%) Silverlight
18 22 (4.95%) Ajax
19 21 (4.73%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 41 (9.23%) Enterprise Software
2 21 (4.73%) NHS
3 11 (2.48%) N-Tier
4 8 (1.80%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.58%) Open Source
6 5 (1.13%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (1.13%) Mobile App
7 4 (0.90%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (0.68%) Freedom of Information
8 3 (0.68%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.45%) W3C
9 2 (0.45%) Firmware
10 1 (0.23%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.23%) Social Media
10 1 (0.23%) RIA
10 1 (0.23%) iPhone
10 1 (0.23%) Wiki
10 1 (0.23%) Blog
10 1 (0.23%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 36 (8.11%) Windows
2 8 (1.80%) Linux
3 5 (1.13%) Android
3 5 (1.13%) UNIX
4 3 (0.68%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.68%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.45%) Windows CE
5 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.45%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (34.68%) MVC
2 109 (24.55%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (13.06%) Software Engineering
3 58 (13.06%) Scrum
4 54 (12.16%) TDD
5 44 (9.91%) OO
6 42 (9.46%) Web Development
7 30 (6.76%) BDD
8 24 (5.41%) Automated Testing
9 23 (5.18%) Dependency Injection
10 21 (4.73%) CRM
10 21 (4.73%) User Stories
11 20 (4.50%) Test Scripting
11 20 (4.50%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (4.50%) Migration
12 16 (3.60%) OOP
13 15 (3.38%) Unit Testing
14 14 (3.15%) Workflow
14 14 (3.15%) Test Automation
15 13 (2.93%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 172 (38.74%) SQL
2 134 (30.18%) JavaScript
3 66 (14.86%) VB.NET
4 48 (10.81%) Java
5 25 (5.63%) Ruby
6 22 (4.95%) PHP
7 21 (4.73%) VB
7 21 (4.73%) PowerShell
8 18 (4.05%) T-SQL
9 13 (2.93%) C++
10 11 (2.48%) VB6
11 9 (2.03%) PL/SQL
12 8 (1.80%) C
12 8 (1.80%) XAML
13 7 (1.58%) Python
14 6 (1.35%) Delphi
14 6 (1.35%) VBA
15 5 (1.13%) Embedded C
16 3 (0.68%) X++
16 3 (0.68%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (2.03%) ISEB
2 8 (1.80%) Security Cleared
2 8 (1.80%) Degree
3 4 (0.90%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.23%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.08%) QA
2 1 (0.23%) HL7
2 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.23%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.23%) ISO 9002
Systems Management
1 3 (0.68%) Capistrano
1 3 (0.68%) Puppet
1 3 (0.68%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 103 (23.20%) Microsoft
2 47 (10.59%) Oracle
3 7 (1.58%) SAP
4 6 (1.35%) Sitecore
5 5 (1.13%) Splunk
6 4 (0.90%) Kofax
6 4 (0.90%) EPiServer
7 3 (0.68%) Xamarin
7 3 (0.68%) Adobe
8 2 (0.45%) Telerik
8 2 (0.45%) Open Text
9 1 (0.23%) Twitter
9 1 (0.23%) RedDot
9 1 (0.23%) Capita
9 1 (0.23%) Sybase
9 1 (0.23%) Micro Focus
9 1 (0.23%) Sun
9 1 (0.23%) BEA
9 1 (0.23%) HP
9 1 (0.23%) Citrix
West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Rate: £250 - 275 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £260 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Rate: £25 - 30 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: From £18,000 to £50,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £280 to £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £340 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £240 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
DP Connect
Rate: £325 - £355 per day
Posted: 7 days ago