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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 11 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing C# 201 159 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.85% 7.52% 10.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.28% 20.98% 26.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 81 168
Average daily rate
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£310 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £266 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £388 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 £35.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.66% +91.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £30.00 £17.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.20 £42.30 £91.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.57 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.48% -2.77%
Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
828 758 1037
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 36.48% 35.87% 40.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 493 408 599
Average daily rate £320 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 41 25
Average hourly rate £20.00 £30.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.42% +22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.75 £44.55 £67.25
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 22 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 22 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 22 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 +12 161 £310 +0.40% 94
South Yorkshire +7 21 £350 +23.34% 26
North Yorkshire -10 11 £250 -20.00% 51
East Yorkshire - - - - 3
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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#.

1 356 (84.16%) .NET
2 241 (56.97%) SQL Server
3 200 (47.28%) ASP.NET
4 171 (40.43%) SQL
5 144 (34.04%) MVC
6 118 (27.90%) JavaScript
7 107 (25.30%) HTML
8 105 (24.82%) Microsoft
9 96 (22.70%) CSS
10 95 (22.46%) Agile Software Development
11 91 (21.51%) WCF
12 85 (20.09%) Visual Studio
13 74 (17.49%) Web Services
14 68 (16.08%) ASP.NET MVC
15 67 (15.84%) XML
16 66 (15.60%) VB.NET
17 65 (15.37%) .NET Framework
18 62 (14.66%) SharePoint
19 61 (14.42%) SQL Server 2008
20 59 (13.95%) Scrum
21 57 (13.48%) Software Engineering
22 56 (13.24%) jQuery
23 54 (12.77%) WinForms
24 53 (12.53%) TDD
25 48 (11.35%) Java
26 47 (11.11%) Oracle
27 46 (10.87%) SQL Server 2005
28 42 (9.93%) OO
29 41 (9.69%) Finance
29 41 (9.69%) Team Foundation Server

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 62 (14.66%) SharePoint
2 31 (7.33%) BizTalk Server
3 26 (6.15%) SharePoint 2010
4 25 (5.91%) CMS
5 12 (2.84%) SharePoint Server
6 9 (2.13%) Umbraco
7 8 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (1.42%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (1.18%) IIS
10 3 (0.71%) LiveCycle
10 3 (0.71%) nginx
11 1 (0.24%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.24%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.24%) EPiServer CMS
11 1 (0.24%) Node.js
Applications
1 25 (5.91%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.60%) InfoPath
3 7 (1.65%) MS Office
4 2 (0.47%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (4.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.65%) HTTP
1 7 (1.65%) Intranet
2 6 (1.42%) FTP
3 5 (1.18%) Internet
4 2 (0.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 241 (56.97%) SQL Server
2 61 (14.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 46 (10.87%) SQL Server 2005
4 31 (7.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 30 (7.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (4.96%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (3.55%) Star Schema
8 11 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (2.13%) MySQL
9 9 (2.13%) NoSQL
10 4 (0.95%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.95%) EDRMS
11 3 (0.71%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (0.71%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.47%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.24%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 85 (20.09%) Visual Studio
2 41 (9.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (2.84%) Selenium
4 10 (2.36%) WebDriver
4 10 (2.36%) Cucumber
5 9 (2.13%) SoapUI
6 8 (1.89%) JBehave
7 7 (1.65%) Git (software)
8 4 (0.95%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.95%) NUnit
9 3 (0.71%) Maven
9 3 (0.71%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (0.71%) Behat
9 3 (0.71%) MSTest
10 2 (0.47%) JUnit
10 2 (0.47%) JIRA
10 2 (0.47%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (0.24%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.24%) JMeter
11 1 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
General
1 41 (9.69%) Finance
2 10 (2.36%) Back Office
3 8 (1.89%) Advertising
4 5 (1.18%) Retail
5 4 (0.95%) Billing
6 3 (0.71%) Local Government
6 3 (0.71%) Publishing
6 3 (0.71%) Law
7 2 (0.47%) Electronics
7 2 (0.47%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.47%) Marketing
7 2 (0.47%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.47%) Banking
8 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.24%) Games
8 1 (0.24%) Legal
Job Titles
1 343 (81.09%) Developer
2 161 (38.06%) .NET Developer
3 108 (25.53%) C# Developer
4 60 (14.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 36 (8.51%) Tester
6 27 (6.38%) SQL Developer
7 26 (6.15%) SharePoint Developer
8 23 (5.44%) Software Engineer
9 21 (4.96%) VB.NET Developer
10 19 (4.49%) Software Developer
11 17 (4.02%) Web Developer
11 17 (4.02%) Senior Developer
12 16 (3.78%) ASP.NET Developer
13 15 (3.55%) Analyst
13 15 (3.55%) WinForms Developer
13 15 (3.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 14 (3.31%) Dynamics CRM Developer
14 14 (3.31%) CRM Developer
15 13 (3.07%) Functional Tester
15 13 (3.07%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 356 (84.16%) .NET
2 200 (47.28%) ASP.NET
3 107 (25.30%) HTML
4 96 (22.70%) CSS
5 91 (21.51%) WCF
6 74 (17.49%) Web Services
7 68 (16.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 67 (15.84%) XML
9 65 (15.37%) .NET Framework
10 56 (13.24%) jQuery
11 54 (12.77%) WinForms
12 39 (9.22%) WPF
13 30 (7.09%) HTML5
14 28 (6.62%) Silverlight
15 26 (6.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 26 (6.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 23 (5.44%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 22 (5.20%) Ajax
18 18 (4.26%) CSS3
19 16 (3.78%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 40 (9.46%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (2.84%) NHS
3 11 (2.60%) N-Tier
4 8 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.65%) Open Source
6 5 (1.18%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (1.18%) Mobile App
7 4 (0.95%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.71%) Freedom of Information
8 3 (0.71%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.71%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.47%) Firmware
10 1 (0.24%) DTV
10 1 (0.24%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.24%) EPoS
10 1 (0.24%) W3C
10 1 (0.24%) PKI
10 1 (0.24%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.24%) Wiki
10 1 (0.24%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 35 (8.27%) Windows
2 8 (1.89%) Linux
3 5 (1.18%) Android
3 5 (1.18%) UNIX
4 3 (0.71%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (0.71%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.47%) Windows CE
5 2 (0.47%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (34.04%) MVC
2 95 (22.46%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (13.95%) Scrum
4 57 (13.48%) Software Engineering
5 53 (12.53%) TDD
6 42 (9.93%) OO
7 30 (7.09%) BDD
8 27 (6.38%) Web Development
9 21 (4.96%) CRM
9 21 (4.96%) User Stories
10 20 (4.73%) Test Scripting
11 19 (4.49%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (4.26%) Migration
13 14 (3.31%) Workflow
13 14 (3.31%) OOP
13 14 (3.31%) Unit Testing
13 14 (3.31%) Test Automation
14 13 (3.07%) Kanban
15 12 (2.84%) Automated Testing
15 12 (2.84%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 171 (40.43%) SQL
2 118 (27.90%) JavaScript
3 66 (15.60%) VB.NET
4 48 (11.35%) Java
5 26 (6.15%) Ruby
6 21 (4.96%) PowerShell
6 21 (4.96%) PHP
7 20 (4.73%) VB
8 18 (4.26%) T-SQL
9 13 (3.07%) C++
10 12 (2.84%) XAML
11 10 (2.36%) VB6
12 9 (2.13%) PL/SQL
13 8 (1.89%) C
14 7 (1.65%) Python
15 6 (1.42%) VBA
15 6 (1.42%) Delphi
16 5 (1.18%) Embedded C
17 3 (0.71%) XPath
17 3 (0.71%) X++
Qualifications
1 9 (2.13%) ISEB
2 7 (1.65%) Degree
3 6 (1.42%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.71%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.24%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.38%) 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 3 (0.71%) Capistrano
1 3 (0.71%) Puppet
1 3 (0.71%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 105 (24.82%) Microsoft
2 47 (11.11%) Oracle
3 6 (1.42%) SAP
3 6 (1.42%) Sitecore
4 5 (1.18%) Splunk
5 4 (0.95%) EPiServer
5 4 (0.95%) Kofax
6 3 (0.71%) Adobe
6 3 (0.71%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.47%) Open Text
8 1 (0.24%) RedDot
8 1 (0.24%) Telerik
8 1 (0.24%) Capita
8 1 (0.24%) Sybase
8 1 (0.24%) Sun
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
South Yorkshire
Robert Walters
Rate: market rate
Posted: 7 hours ago
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £260 - £340 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day 3 Months initially + extension
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
South Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £340 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £240 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
York
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £425 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago