Period
to 18 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for C# skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C# over the 6 months to 18 July 2019 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#
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 23 6 18
Rank change year-on-year -17 +12 +3
Contract jobs citing C# 134 339 174
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 7.11% 13.35% 8.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.52% 24.80% 15.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 278 131
Leeds median daily rate £375 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.64% -5.71%
10th Percentile £319 £300 £258
90th Percentile £543 £475 £425
West Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £375 £336
% change year-on-year - +11.52% -1.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Leeds median hourly rate £35.00 £42.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year -16.67% +13.51% +311.11%

C# is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 923 1,367 1,109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 48.97% 53.84% 50.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 640 972 810
Leeds median daily rate £440 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £319 £313 £300
90th Percentile £563 £525 £523
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 17 3
Leeds median hourly rate £20.86 £40.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.86% +110.53% +24.59%
10th Percentile £14.37 £17.38 £14.80
90th Percentile £32.49 £44.30 £35.70
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.86 £38.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year -46.18% +76.14% +44.26%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for C# in Leeds

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Leeds

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Leeds over the 6 months to 18 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Leeds

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for C#.

1 101 (75.37%) .NET
2 43 (32.09%) JavaScript
3 40 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (29.10%) MVC
4 39 (29.10%) SQL Server
5 38 (28.36%) ASP.NET
6 33 (24.63%) SQL
7 29 (21.64%) Microsoft
8 28 (20.90%) Visual Studio
8 28 (20.90%) CSS
9 26 (19.40%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (18.66%) Java
11 24 (17.91%) Web Services
12 23 (17.16%) Microsoft Azure
12 23 (17.16%) ASP.NET Web API
13 22 (16.42%) Team Foundation Server
14 21 (15.67%) .NET Framework
14 21 (15.67%) Xamarin
14 21 (15.67%) XML
15 20 (14.93%) C++
16 19 (14.18%) HTML
16 19 (14.18%) JSON
17 18 (13.43%) Scrum
17 18 (13.43%) OOP
17 18 (13.43%) OO
18 17 (12.69%) Software Engineering
18 17 (12.69%) Android
18 17 (12.69%) Amazon AWS
18 17 (12.69%) Git (software)
19 16 (11.94%) Unit Testing

C#
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 8 (5.97%) Apache Spark
1 8 (5.97%) CMS
2 6 (4.48%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (3.73%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.99%) EPiServer
4 4 (2.99%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.24%) Kentico
5 3 (2.24%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (2.24%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.49%) IIS
7 1 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.75%) nginx
7 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.75%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 23 (17.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (12.69%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.73%) PaaS
4 3 (2.24%) Serverless
5 2 (1.49%) AWS CodePipeline
5 2 (1.49%) iPaaS
5 2 (1.49%) SaaS
6 1 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.75%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.75%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.75%) Azure Functions
6 1 (0.75%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (29.10%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.96%) Big Data
3 10 (7.46%) Hadoop
3 10 (7.46%) NoSQL
4 9 (6.72%) Relational Database
4 9 (6.72%) SQLite
5 8 (5.97%) RDBMS
5 8 (5.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (5.22%) Apache Hive
6 7 (5.22%) HBase
7 6 (4.48%) MySQL
8 4 (2.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (2.24%) Cosmos DB
10 2 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.49%) PowerPivot
10 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.75%) Redis
Development Applications
1 28 (20.90%) Visual Studio
2 22 (16.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (12.69%) Git (software)
4 15 (11.19%) SoapUI
5 14 (10.45%) Jenkins
6 11 (8.21%) Selenium
7 7 (5.22%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (3.73%) JIRA
9 4 (2.99%) Cucumber
9 4 (2.99%) MSBuild
10 3 (2.24%) HP UFT
10 3 (2.24%) JMeter
10 3 (2.24%) TeamCity
10 3 (2.24%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.49%) gulp
11 2 (1.49%) webpack
12 1 (0.75%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.75%) NSubstitute
12 1 (0.75%) NUnit
12 1 (0.75%) Subversion
General
1 14 (10.45%) Finance
2 6 (4.48%) Retail
3 5 (3.73%) Local Government
4 3 (2.24%) Banking
4 3 (2.24%) Legal
5 2 (1.49%) Law
5 2 (1.49%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.49%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.75%) Automotive
6 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 83 (61.94%) Developer
2 38 (28.36%) .NET Developer
3 23 (17.16%) C# Developer
4 17 (12.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (7.46%) Xamarin Developer
6 8 (5.97%) Tester
7 6 (4.48%) Automation Tester
7 6 (4.48%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (4.48%) Software Developer
8 5 (3.73%) Consultant
8 5 (3.73%) SQL Developer
8 5 (3.73%) Technical Leader
9 4 (2.99%) Angular Developer
9 4 (2.99%) Applications Developer
9 4 (2.99%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (2.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (2.99%) C++ Developer
9 4 (2.99%) Java Developer
9 4 (2.99%) Selenium Tester
9 4 (2.99%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (75.37%) .NET
2 38 (28.36%) ASP.NET
3 28 (20.90%) CSS
4 26 (19.40%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (17.91%) Web Services
6 23 (17.16%) ASP.NET Web API
7 21 (15.67%) .NET Framework
7 21 (15.67%) XML
8 19 (14.18%) HTML
8 19 (14.18%) JSON
9 16 (11.94%) jQuery
10 13 (9.70%) AngularJS
10 13 (9.70%) SOAP
11 10 (7.46%) .NET Core
11 10 (7.46%) XSLT
12 9 (6.72%) Vue.js
12 9 (6.72%) WCF
13 8 (5.97%) Kafka
13 8 (5.97%) MFC
13 8 (5.97%) React
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.70%) Mobile App
2 8 (5.97%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (3.73%) N-Tier
3 5 (3.73%) User Experience
4 4 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.24%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.75%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.75%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.75%) NHS
6 1 (0.75%) PKI
6 1 (0.75%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.69%) Android
2 4 (2.99%) Windows
3 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (29.10%) MVC
3 18 (13.43%) OO
3 18 (13.43%) OOP
3 18 (13.43%) Scrum
4 17 (12.69%) Software Engineering
5 16 (11.94%) Unit Testing
6 13 (9.70%) DevOps
6 13 (9.70%) Test Automation
7 11 (8.21%) Analytics
8 9 (6.72%) Memory Management
8 9 (6.72%) Multithreading
8 9 (6.72%) TDD
9 8 (5.97%) Functional Programming
9 8 (5.97%) Microservices
10 7 (5.22%) Migration
10 7 (5.22%) Test Scripting
11 6 (4.48%) BDD
11 6 (4.48%) E-Commerce
11 6 (4.48%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 43 (32.09%) JavaScript
2 33 (24.63%) SQL
3 25 (18.66%) Java
4 20 (14.93%) C++
5 9 (6.72%) Python
6 8 (5.97%) T-SQL
7 5 (3.73%) PowerShell
7 5 (3.73%) Ruby
8 4 (2.99%) Scala
8 4 (2.99%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.24%) TypeScript
9 3 (2.24%) VBScript
10 2 (1.49%) VB
10 2 (1.49%) VBA
11 1 (0.75%) C
11 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.75%) U-SQL
11 1 (0.75%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (1.49%) Degree
1 2 (1.49%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.75%) ISEB
2 1 (0.75%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.97%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) Docker
1 1 (0.75%) OpenDJ
1 1 (0.75%) OpenIDM
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) Ansible
1 1 (0.75%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 29 (21.64%) Microsoft
2 21 (15.67%) Xamarin
3 7 (5.22%) MapR
4 5 (3.73%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.49%) Oracle
6 1 (0.75%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.75%) UiPath