Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 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#
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 20 16
Rank change year-on-year -3 -4 -3
Contract jobs citing C# 166 197 274
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 7.35% 7.63% 8.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.41% 15.27% 19.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 119 219
Leeds median daily rate £340 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £270 £280 £290
90th Percentile £450 £450 £525
West Yorkshire median daily rate £340 £335 £350
% change year-on-year +1.49% -4.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Leeds median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +196.30% -70.00% -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +196.30% -70.00% -

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 1077 1290 1378
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 47.70% 49.96% 41.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 832 905 966
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +13.64%
10th Percentile £300 £296 £275
90th Percentile £538 £538 £526
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 14
Leeds median hourly rate £40.00 £13.25 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +201.89% -29.33% -42.31%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £13.25 £19.50
% change year-on-year +201.89% -32.05% -40.00%

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 11 December 2017.

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 11 December 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 Leeds region with a requirement for C#.

1 123 (74.10%) .NET
2 96 (57.83%) ASP.NET
3 83 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (46.99%) SQL Server
4 78 (46.99%) MVC
5 76 (45.78%) SQL
6 56 (33.73%) JavaScript
6 56 (33.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 50 (30.12%) Scrum
8 45 (27.11%) ASP.NET Web API
9 40 (24.10%) T-SQL
10 37 (22.29%) HTML
11 35 (21.08%) Java
11 35 (21.08%) TDD
12 33 (19.88%) .NET Framework
13 32 (19.28%) CSS
14 29 (17.47%) Microsoft
14 29 (17.47%) AngularJS
15 28 (16.87%) E-Commerce
15 28 (16.87%) Software Engineering
15 28 (16.87%) Microservices
16 25 (15.06%) jQuery
17 24 (14.46%) Git (software)
17 24 (14.46%) SOA
18 23 (13.86%) Test Automation
19 22 (13.25%) CMS
19 22 (13.25%) Web Development
20 21 (12.65%) Sitecore
21 20 (12.05%) SQL Server 2008
22 19 (11.45%) Ajax

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 22 (13.25%) CMS
2 16 (9.64%) Sitecore CMS
3 10 (6.02%) Apache Solr
3 10 (6.02%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (4.82%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.61%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (2.41%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.81%) Apache Spark
7 3 (1.81%) Confluence
8 2 (1.20%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.60%) IIS
9 1 (0.60%) Kentico
Applications
1 5 (3.01%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (3.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.41%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.02%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.41%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (1.81%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (1.81%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.81%) IaaS
4 3 (1.81%) Loggly
4 3 (1.81%) Serverless
4 3 (1.81%) Sumo Logic
5 2 (1.20%) Google Play
6 1 (0.60%) Office 365
6 1 (0.60%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.81%) HTTP
2 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (46.99%) SQL Server
2 20 (12.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (10.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (7.83%) MongoDB
5 12 (7.23%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.41%) MySQL
7 3 (1.81%) Big Data
7 3 (1.81%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.81%) Redis
7 3 (1.81%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.60%) Power BI
9 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 24 (14.46%) Git (software)
2 18 (10.84%) Selenium
2 18 (10.84%) Visual Studio
3 14 (8.43%) SoapUI
4 12 (7.23%) Octopus Deploy
5 11 (6.63%) Jenkins
6 7 (4.22%) Cucumber
7 6 (3.61%) Subversion
8 5 (3.01%) TeamCity
8 5 (3.01%) Vagrant
9 4 (2.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (2.41%) GoCD
9 4 (2.41%) JIRA
9 4 (2.41%) Maven
9 4 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (2.41%) Travis CI
10 3 (1.81%) HP UFT
10 3 (1.81%) JUnit
10 3 (1.81%) SpecFlow
11 2 (1.20%) ReSharper
General
1 13 (7.83%) Finance
2 5 (3.01%) Games
3 2 (1.20%) Advertising
3 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.20%) Marketing
4 1 (0.60%) Military
4 1 (0.60%) Retail
4 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 125 (75.30%) Developer
2 85 (51.20%) .NET Developer
3 55 (33.13%) C# Developer
4 50 (30.12%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (16.87%) ASP.NET Developer
6 26 (15.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (11.45%) SQL Developer
8 18 (10.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 16 (9.64%) Lead Developer
10 14 (8.43%) Tester
11 13 (7.83%) Lead .NET Developer
12 12 (7.23%) Senior Developer
13 11 (6.63%) Senior .NET Developer
14 10 (6.02%) Full Stack Developer
15 9 (5.42%) Architect
15 9 (5.42%) JavaScript Developer
16 8 (4.82%) C# WCF Developer
16 8 (4.82%) WCF Developer
17 7 (4.22%) SQL Server Developer
18 6 (3.61%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (74.10%) .NET
2 96 (57.83%) ASP.NET
3 56 (33.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 45 (27.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 37 (22.29%) HTML
6 33 (19.88%) .NET Framework
7 32 (19.28%) CSS
8 29 (17.47%) AngularJS
9 25 (15.06%) jQuery
10 19 (11.45%) Ajax
11 18 (10.84%) HTML5
12 17 (10.24%) KnockoutJS
13 16 (9.64%) WCF
14 15 (9.04%) Entity Framework
14 15 (9.04%) Web Services
15 14 (8.43%) CSS3
15 14 (8.43%) Vue (Vue.js)
16 13 (7.83%) Node.js
17 12 (7.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 11 (6.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.83%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (6.63%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (6.63%) User Experience
4 3 (1.81%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.60%) FMCG
5 1 (0.60%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.01%) Windows
2 3 (1.81%) Android
2 3 (1.81%) Apple iOS
2 3 (1.81%) Linux
3 1 (0.60%) VMS
3 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (46.99%) MVC
3 50 (30.12%) Scrum
4 35 (21.08%) TDD
5 28 (16.87%) E-Commerce
5 28 (16.87%) Microservices
5 28 (16.87%) Software Engineering
6 24 (14.46%) SOA
7 23 (13.86%) Test Automation
8 22 (13.25%) Web Development
9 19 (11.45%) Front End Development
10 18 (10.84%) OOP
11 16 (9.64%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (9.64%) SOLID
12 13 (7.83%) Test Scripting
13 12 (7.23%) DevOps
14 10 (6.02%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (6.02%) Defect Tracking
14 10 (6.02%) User Stories
15 9 (5.42%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 76 (45.78%) SQL
2 56 (33.73%) JavaScript
3 40 (24.10%) T-SQL
4 35 (21.08%) Java
5 15 (9.04%) Python
5 15 (9.04%) Ruby
6 12 (7.23%) C++
7 10 (6.02%) VB.NET
8 9 (5.42%) Scala
9 8 (4.82%) Go
10 5 (3.01%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.41%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.41%) PHP
12 3 (1.81%) VB
12 3 (1.81%) VB6
12 3 (1.81%) VBScript
13 2 (1.20%) Apple Swift
13 2 (1.20%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.20%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.60%) RPG
Qualifications
1 10 (6.02%) Degree
2 2 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.20%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.60%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.42%) QA
2 2 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.60%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (5.42%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (3.01%) Terraform
2 4 (2.41%) Ansible
3 3 (1.81%) Nagios
3 3 (1.81%) Prometheus
3 3 (1.81%) Puppet
3 3 (1.81%) Rancher
3 3 (1.81%) ZABBIX
4 2 (1.20%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (17.47%) Microsoft
2 21 (12.65%) Sitecore
3 8 (4.82%) Google
4 7 (4.22%) Oracle
5 3 (1.81%) New Relic
5 3 (1.81%) Rackspace
5 3 (1.81%) SAP
5 3 (1.81%) Splunk
6 2 (1.20%) Apple
6 2 (1.20%) DevExpress
6 2 (1.20%) Telerik
6 2 (1.20%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.60%) QAD