Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a C# .NET Developer was £330 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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# .NET Developer
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 107 95
Rank change year-on-year +22 -12 -29
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 50 36 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.25% 1.38% 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 1.44% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 28 49
Leeds median daily rate £330 £338 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.22% +0.75% +3.08%
10th Percentile £308 £313 £299
90th Percentile £379 £390 £388
West Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £325 £328
% change year-on-year - -0.76% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Leeds
Contract vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 2143 2506 3095
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.49% 95.80% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1517 1672 2144
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £269 £263
90th Percentile £545 £561 £540
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 43 98
Leeds median hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £13.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.15% -2.16% +2.20%
10th Percentile £10.60 £10.20 £8.86
90th Percentile £40.00 £31.35 £35.61
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +9.23% -4.38% +8.76%

C# .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings that featured C# .NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for C# .NET Developer in Leeds

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# .NET Developer in Leeds

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer in Leeds over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# .NET Developer in Leeds

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# .NET Developer in Leeds

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, C# .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region featuring C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 50 (100.00%) C#
1 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (82.00%) ASP.NET
3 39 (78.00%) SQL Server
3 39 (78.00%) SQL
4 29 (58.00%) MVC
5 23 (46.00%) T-SQL
6 21 (42.00%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (42.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (38.00%) TDD
8 18 (36.00%) Software Engineering
9 16 (32.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 15 (30.00%) E-Commerce
11 14 (28.00%) JavaScript
11 14 (28.00%) Scrum
11 14 (28.00%) .NET Framework
12 13 (26.00%) jQuery
13 12 (24.00%) CMS
13 12 (24.00%) Visual Studio
14 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
14 11 (22.00%) Front End Development
14 11 (22.00%) Entity Framework
14 11 (22.00%) KnockoutJS
15 10 (20.00%) AngularJS
15 10 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
15 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (20.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
15 10 (20.00%) SOLID
15 10 (20.00%) OOP
15 10 (20.00%) CSS

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (24.00%) CMS
2 9 (18.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (16.00%) Apache Solr
3 8 (16.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (78.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.00%) MongoDB
2 8 (16.00%) NoSQL
3 7 (14.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (14.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Visual Studio
2 8 (16.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.00%) FitNesse
4 1 (2.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (6.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Front Office
2 1 (2.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (82.00%) ASP.NET
3 21 (42.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (32.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 14 (28.00%) .NET Framework
6 13 (26.00%) jQuery
7 11 (22.00%) Entity Framework
7 11 (22.00%) KnockoutJS
8 10 (20.00%) Ajax
8 10 (20.00%) AngularJS
8 10 (20.00%) CSS
8 10 (20.00%) HTML
8 10 (20.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
9 8 (16.00%) WCF
9 8 (16.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (16.00%) User Experience
3 4 (8.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (58.00%) MVC
2 21 (42.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (38.00%) TDD
4 18 (36.00%) Software Engineering
5 15 (30.00%) E-Commerce
6 14 (28.00%) Scrum
7 11 (22.00%) Front End Development
8 10 (20.00%) OOP
8 10 (20.00%) SOLID
9 9 (18.00%) Microservices
10 8 (16.00%) BDD
10 8 (16.00%) Pair Programming
10 8 (16.00%) SOA
11 7 (14.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (10.00%) Unit Testing
12 5 (10.00%) Web Development
13 1 (2.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 1 (2.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) C#
2 39 (78.00%) SQL
3 23 (46.00%) T-SQL
4 14 (28.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.00%) Sitecore
3 3 (6.00%) SAP
4 2 (4.00%) Telerik