Period
to 18 August 2018

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 August 2018 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 21 21
Rank change year-on-year +13 0 -4
Contract jobs citing C# 314 161 227
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 12.59% 7.51% 7.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.66% 15.38% 15.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 122 162
Leeds median daily rate £375 £333 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.78% -1.85% +4.23%
10th Percentile £313 £258 £282
90th Percentile £457 £425 £459
West Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year +11.11% +0.75% +3.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Leeds median hourly rate - £40.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +344.44% -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £38.50 £9.00
% change year-on-year - +327.78% -

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 1,327 1,047 1,493
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 53.21% 48.86% 50.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 941 783 1,089
Leeds median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £318 £301 £305
90th Percentile £538 £525 £538
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 9
Leeds median hourly rate £18.99 £39.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.32% +188.89% -34.15%
10th Percentile £16.16 £19.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £46.25 £40.70 £16.55
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.24 £38.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -51.99% +171.43% -60.00%

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 August 2018.

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 August 2018, 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#.

1 221 (70.38%) .NET
2 191 (60.83%) Agile Software Development
3 162 (51.59%) ASP.NET
4 151 (48.09%) MVC
5 139 (44.27%) JavaScript
6 137 (43.63%) SQL Server
7 119 (37.90%) SQL
8 111 (35.35%) ASP.NET Web API
9 103 (32.80%) ASP.NET MVC
10 98 (31.21%) Test Automation
11 91 (28.98%) AngularJS
12 88 (28.03%) Scrum
13 68 (21.66%) HTML
14 67 (21.34%) CSS
15 64 (20.38%) E-Commerce
15 64 (20.38%) Selenium
16 63 (20.06%) jQuery
16 63 (20.06%) TDD
17 61 (19.43%) Java
18 49 (15.61%) Vue.js
19 48 (15.29%) T-SQL
20 44 (14.01%) React
21 43 (13.69%) Microservices
21 43 (13.69%) BDD
21 43 (13.69%) OO
22 42 (13.38%) Microsoft
23 41 (13.06%) .NET Framework
24 38 (12.10%) Entity Framework
25 37 (11.78%) Software Engineering
25 37 (11.78%) Git (software)

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 14 (4.46%) CMS
2 9 (2.87%) Sitecore CMS
3 7 (2.23%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.59%) Apache
5 4 (1.27%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.27%) Umbraco
6 3 (0.96%) nginx
7 2 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.64%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.64%) SAS
8 1 (0.32%) Confluence
8 1 (0.32%) IIS
8 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.32%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 35 (11.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.55%) SaaS
4 6 (1.91%) npm
5 2 (0.64%) BrowserStack
5 2 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.64%) Office 365
5 2 (0.64%) PaaS
6 1 (0.32%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.32%) GitHub
6 1 (0.32%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.91%) HTTP
2 2 (0.64%) FIX Connectivity
3 1 (0.32%) AMQP
3 1 (0.32%) Firewall
3 1 (0.32%) Internet
3 1 (0.32%) SSL
3 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (43.63%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (4.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (3.50%) NoSQL
5 10 (3.18%) Big Data
6 7 (2.23%) Apache Hive
6 7 (2.23%) Hadoop
6 7 (2.23%) HBase
7 6 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.91%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.59%) MySQL
9 4 (1.27%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.96%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.64%) OLAP
12 1 (0.32%) GIS
12 1 (0.32%) Oracle OLAP
12 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 64 (20.38%) Selenium
2 37 (11.78%) Git (software)
3 28 (8.92%) Octopus Deploy
4 27 (8.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 27 (8.60%) WebDriver
5 24 (7.64%) SpecFlow
5 24 (7.64%) Visual Studio
6 21 (6.69%) SoapUI
7 19 (6.05%) Cucumber
8 14 (4.46%) Jenkins
9 11 (3.50%) webpack
10 10 (3.18%) NUnit
10 10 (3.18%) TeamCity
11 9 (2.87%) MSTest
12 7 (2.23%) JMeter
13 6 (1.91%) gulp
13 6 (1.91%) JIRA
13 6 (1.91%) Protractor
14 5 (1.59%) Jasmine
15 3 (0.96%) Appium
General
1 29 (9.24%) Finance
2 10 (3.18%) Retail
2 10 (3.18%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.27%) Automotive
3 4 (1.27%) Law
3 4 (1.27%) Manufacturing
4 3 (0.96%) Advertising
4 3 (0.96%) Banking
5 1 (0.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 200 (63.69%) Developer
2 124 (39.49%) .NET Developer
3 105 (33.44%) C# Developer
4 85 (27.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 46 (14.65%) ASP.NET Developer
6 44 (14.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 35 (11.15%) Tester
8 29 (9.24%) Angular Developer
9 28 (8.92%) Automation Tester
10 26 (8.28%) Analyst
11 25 (7.96%) Test Analyst
12 23 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 21 (6.69%) SQL Developer
14 20 (6.37%) Sitecore Developer
15 17 (5.41%) Test Automation Engineer
16 16 (5.10%) Senior Developer
16 16 (5.10%) Test Engineer
17 15 (4.78%) SQL Server Developer
18 14 (4.46%) Senior .NET Developer
18 14 (4.46%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 221 (70.38%) .NET
2 162 (51.59%) ASP.NET
3 111 (35.35%) ASP.NET Web API
4 103 (32.80%) ASP.NET MVC
5 91 (28.98%) AngularJS
6 68 (21.66%) HTML
7 67 (21.34%) CSS
8 63 (20.06%) jQuery
9 49 (15.61%) Vue.js
10 44 (14.01%) React
11 41 (13.06%) .NET Framework
12 38 (12.10%) Entity Framework
13 25 (7.96%) .NET Core
13 25 (7.96%) CSS3
14 24 (7.64%) Web Services
15 23 (7.32%) HTML5
16 19 (6.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 18 (5.73%) SOAP
18 16 (5.10%) RESTful
19 15 (4.78%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.37%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (5.73%) Self-Motivation
3 14 (4.46%) Greenfield Project
4 13 (4.14%) Mobile App
5 10 (3.18%) User Experience
6 8 (2.55%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.27%) NHS
7 4 (1.27%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.64%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.64%) Equities
8 2 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.64%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.32%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.32%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.32%) Life Science
9 1 (0.32%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.32%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.18%) Linux
2 7 (2.23%) Windows
3 4 (1.27%) Android
3 4 (1.27%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.64%) Kali Linux
5 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (60.83%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (48.09%) MVC
3 98 (31.21%) Test Automation
4 88 (28.03%) Scrum
5 64 (20.38%) E-Commerce
6 63 (20.06%) TDD
7 43 (13.69%) BDD
7 43 (13.69%) Microservices
7 43 (13.69%) OO
8 37 (11.78%) Software Engineering
9 35 (11.15%) Test Scripting
10 33 (10.51%) Web Development
11 29 (9.24%) SOLID
12 27 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (8.28%) SDET
14 23 (7.32%) API Testing
15 20 (6.37%) OOP
16 19 (6.05%) SDLC
17 17 (5.41%) Front End Development
18 15 (4.78%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 139 (44.27%) JavaScript
2 119 (37.90%) SQL
3 61 (19.43%) Java
4 48 (15.29%) T-SQL
5 20 (6.37%) Python
6 16 (5.10%) PowerShell
7 12 (3.82%) C++
8 9 (2.87%) Scala
9 7 (2.23%) TypeScript
9 7 (2.23%) VB.NET
10 5 (1.59%) Ruby
11 2 (0.64%) Perl
11 2 (0.64%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.64%) VB
11 2 (0.64%) VBScript
12 1 (0.32%) Haskell
12 1 (0.32%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.32%) PHP
12 1 (0.32%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (2.55%) Degree
2 7 (2.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.59%) ISEB
4 4 (1.27%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.96%) BC Cleared
5 3 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.64%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.32%) CISSP
7 1 (0.32%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (0.32%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.60%) QA
2 3 (0.96%) GDPR
3 2 (0.64%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 24 (7.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.27%) Ansible
2 2 (0.64%) Puppet
3 1 (0.32%) Grafana
3 1 (0.32%) Kibana
3 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 42 (13.38%) Microsoft
2 23 (7.32%) Sitecore
3 5 (1.59%) Google
3 5 (1.59%) MapR
4 2 (0.64%) Oracle
4 2 (0.64%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.32%) Capita
5 1 (0.32%) SAP
5 1 (0.32%) Tableau
5 1 (0.32%) Xamarin