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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 15 11 14
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing C# 215 266 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.82% 11.78% 8.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.22% 29.13% 23.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 131 108
Average daily rate
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£330 £311 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.02% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £388 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £175.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +366.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -2.85%
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
820 913 829
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 33.62% 40.42% 37.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 560 546 439
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £405 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 39
Average hourly rate £35.00 £23.50 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.93% +40.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £12.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £175.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.14%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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 -3 165 £335 +4.68% 155
South Yorkshire -1 29 £368 +22.50% 28
North Yorkshire -15 15 £300 +6.19% 36
East Yorkshire - - - - 6
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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#.

1 383 (83.08%) .NET
2 292 (63.34%) ASP.NET
3 203 (44.03%) Agile Software Development
4 198 (42.95%) JavaScript
5 197 (42.73%) MVC
6 182 (39.48%) SQL Server
7 161 (34.92%) HTML
8 148 (32.10%) CSS
9 143 (31.02%) SQL
10 134 (29.07%) ASP.NET MVC
11 131 (28.42%) Web Services
12 116 (25.16%) .NET Framework
13 107 (23.21%) WCF
13 107 (23.21%) jQuery
14 100 (21.69%) Microsoft
15 96 (20.82%) TDD
16 76 (16.49%) XML
16 76 (16.49%) Visual Studio
17 75 (16.27%) SharePoint
18 71 (15.40%) Team Foundation Server
19 60 (13.02%) Web Development
20 59 (12.80%) Continuous Integration
21 58 (12.58%) ASP.NET Web API
22 57 (12.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
23 48 (10.41%) Software Engineering
24 47 (10.20%) Finance
25 43 (9.33%) CRM
25 43 (9.33%) Java
25 43 (9.33%) SQL Server 2008
26 41 (8.89%) Unit Testing

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 75 (16.27%) SharePoint
2 40 (8.68%) CMS
3 23 (4.99%) SharePoint 2010
4 22 (4.77%) SharePoint 2013
5 18 (3.90%) BizTalk Server
5 18 (3.90%) IIS
6 11 (2.39%) Umbraco
7 10 (2.17%) Kentico
8 6 (1.30%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (1.08%) Apache ServiceMix
10 4 (0.87%) CMS400.NET
11 3 (0.65%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.65%) LiveLink
12 2 (0.43%) Sitefinity
13 1 (0.22%) EPiServer CMS
13 1 (0.22%) DNN
13 1 (0.22%) Drupal
13 1 (0.22%) ArcSDE
13 1 (0.22%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 31 (6.72%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.17%) InfoPath
3 6 (1.30%) MS Office
4 4 (0.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 41 (8.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.43%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.22%) GoldMine
4 1 (0.22%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.90%) Office 365
2 5 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.43%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.43%) SaaS
5 2 (0.43%) GitHub
6 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.12%) Intranet
2 5 (1.08%) CTI
2 5 (1.08%) Firewall
3 3 (0.65%) LDAP
3 3 (0.65%) Internet
4 2 (0.43%) SSL
5 1 (0.22%) HTTP
5 1 (0.22%) DNS
5 1 (0.22%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.22%) SSH
5 1 (0.22%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (39.48%) SQL Server
2 43 (9.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (5.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (4.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (4.56%) Relational Database
6 20 (4.34%) SQL Server 2005
7 14 (3.04%) NoSQL
8 12 (2.60%) MySQL
9 9 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (1.74%) RDBMS
11 7 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (1.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 7 (1.52%) RavenDB
11 7 (1.52%) MongoDB
12 6 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (1.30%) Pentaho
12 6 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.87%) EDRMS
14 3 (0.65%) Oracle Database
15 2 (0.43%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 76 (16.49%) Visual Studio
2 71 (15.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 38 (8.24%) Subversion
4 20 (4.34%) Selenium
5 18 (3.90%) NUnit
6 16 (3.47%) Cucumber
7 13 (2.82%) Git (software)
8 12 (2.60%) MSTest
9 10 (2.17%) Rhino Mocks
10 8 (1.74%) Jenkins
11 6 (1.30%) SoapUI
11 6 (1.30%) SpecFlow
12 5 (1.08%) QUnit
12 5 (1.08%) LLBLGen Pro
12 5 (1.08%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 5 (1.08%) JUnit
12 5 (1.08%) JMeter
13 3 (0.65%) Eclipse
13 3 (0.65%) QuickTest Pro
13 3 (0.65%) JIRA
General
1 47 (10.20%) Finance
2 9 (1.95%) Back Office
3 7 (1.52%) Law
4 5 (1.08%) Advertising
4 5 (1.08%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.08%) Retail
5 3 (0.65%) Banking
6 2 (0.43%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.43%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.22%) Billing
7 1 (0.22%) Automotive
7 1 (0.22%) Publishing
7 1 (0.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 359 (77.87%) Developer
2 220 (47.72%) .NET Developer
3 72 (15.62%) C# Developer
4 58 (12.58%) C# .NET Developer
5 40 (8.68%) SharePoint Developer
6 33 (7.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 32 (6.94%) ASP.NET Developer
8 30 (6.51%) Senior Developer
9 29 (6.29%) Web Developer
10 24 (5.21%) Architect
11 19 (4.12%) SQL Developer
11 19 (4.12%) Agile Coach
12 17 (3.69%) CRM Developer
12 17 (3.69%) Senior .NET Developer
13 16 (3.47%) Solutions Architect
14 15 (3.25%) Analyst
14 15 (3.25%) Dynamics CRM Developer
15 14 (3.04%) .NET Web Developer
16 11 (2.39%) C# Web Developer
16 11 (2.39%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 383 (83.08%) .NET
2 292 (63.34%) ASP.NET
3 161 (34.92%) HTML
4 148 (32.10%) CSS
5 134 (29.07%) ASP.NET MVC
6 131 (28.42%) Web Services
7 116 (25.16%) .NET Framework
8 107 (23.21%) jQuery
8 107 (23.21%) WCF
9 76 (16.49%) XML
10 58 (12.58%) ASP.NET Web API
11 57 (12.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 37 (8.03%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 34 (7.38%) CSS3
13 34 (7.38%) JSON
14 31 (6.72%) NHibernate
14 31 (6.72%) HTML5
15 27 (5.86%) SOAP
16 26 (5.64%) Ajax
17 20 (4.34%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.51%) NHS
2 13 (2.82%) Mobile App
2 13 (2.82%) User Experience
3 7 (1.52%) IVR
3 7 (1.52%) Open Source
4 6 (1.30%) W3C
4 6 (1.30%) N-Tier
4 6 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.08%) Smartcard
5 5 (1.08%) iPhone
5 5 (1.08%) PKI
6 3 (0.65%) Social Media
7 2 (0.43%) GIS
8 1 (0.22%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.22%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.22%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.22%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.22%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.22%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 36 (7.81%) Windows
2 20 (4.34%) Android
3 14 (3.04%) Windows Mobile
4 10 (2.17%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.52%) Linux
6 5 (1.08%) CentOS
6 5 (1.08%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.43%) UNIX
8 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (44.03%) Agile Software Development
2 197 (42.73%) MVC
3 96 (20.82%) TDD
4 60 (13.02%) Web Development
5 59 (12.80%) Continuous Integration
6 48 (10.41%) Software Engineering
7 43 (9.33%) CRM
8 41 (8.89%) Unit Testing
9 40 (8.68%) OO
10 38 (8.24%) Scrum
11 34 (7.38%) SOA
11 34 (7.38%) Automated Testing
11 34 (7.38%) Dependency Injection
12 30 (6.51%) Coaching
13 24 (5.21%) Mentoring
14 21 (4.56%) Test Automation
15 20 (4.34%) ATDD
16 17 (3.69%) MVVM
16 17 (3.69%) Waterfall
16 17 (3.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 198 (42.95%) JavaScript
2 143 (31.02%) SQL
3 43 (9.33%) Java
4 32 (6.94%) T-SQL
5 24 (5.21%) Ruby
6 15 (3.25%) Python
7 11 (2.39%) VB
7 11 (2.39%) VB.NET
8 10 (2.17%) PowerShell
9 8 (1.74%) C++
10 7 (1.52%) PHP
11 5 (1.08%) XPath
12 2 (0.43%) XAML
12 2 (0.43%) VB6
12 2 (0.43%) VBA
13 1 (0.22%) XQuery
13 1 (0.22%) VBScript
13 1 (0.22%) C
13 1 (0.22%) Perl
13 1 (0.22%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (3.04%) Security Cleared
2 8 (1.74%) ISEB
3 7 (1.52%) ISTQB
3 7 (1.52%) Degree
4 5 (1.08%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.22%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.87%) QA
2 2 (0.43%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.22%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 6 (1.30%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 100 (21.69%) Microsoft
2 33 (7.16%) Oracle
3 15 (3.25%) Xamarin
4 7 (1.52%) Sitecore
5 5 (1.08%) Ektron
5 5 (1.08%) Sencha
5 5 (1.08%) Splunk
5 5 (1.08%) Appcelerator
5 5 (1.08%) Cisco
5 5 (1.08%) Red Hat
5 5 (1.08%) Open Text
5 5 (1.08%) RedDot
6 4 (0.87%) Telerik
6 4 (0.87%) Kofax
7 3 (0.65%) SAP
7 3 (0.65%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.43%) CheckPoint
8 2 (0.43%) HP
9 1 (0.22%) Perforce
9 1 (0.22%) NetSuite
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
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Roc Search
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X4 Group
Rate: £200 - 275 per day
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IT Executive Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + DOE
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
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Rullion IT Plus
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CPS Group UK
Rate: £240 - £250 per day
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £150 - £220 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
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Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £500.00 per day
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Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + DOE
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Leeds
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
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Hull, North Humberside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
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