The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for C# skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C# over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

C#
West Yorkshire / Halifax
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 22 26
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4  
Contract jobs citing C# 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 1.39% 3.42% 0.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.35% 11.11% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Median daily rate £400 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% +30.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.13 £39.28
% change year-on-year +4.91% -2.92%  

C# is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Halifax
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 23 45 12
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 31.94% 30.82% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 50 14
Median daily rate £375 £408 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.97% +42.98%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% -  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

Job postings citing C# as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Halifax.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Halifax

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Halifax

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for C#.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
3 1 (33.33%) HTML

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL