Period
to 18 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 26 14
Rank change year-on-year +12 -12 -1
Contract jobs citing C# 236 144 275
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 10.12% 6.41% 9.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.74% 12.86% 21.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 100 194
Leeds median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.67% +14.50%
10th Percentile £270 £270 £288
90th Percentile £465 £456 £531
West Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Leeds median hourly rate £42.00 £13.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +211.11% -70.00% -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £42.00 £13.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +211.11% -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 1,138 1,120 1,268
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 48.82% 49.89% 42.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 852 767 877
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £281 £294 £281
90th Percentile £538 £538 £560
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 11 8
Leeds median hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.53% +8.57% -46.15%
10th Percentile £39.10 £10.69 £14.13
90th Percentile £40.90 £26.25 £68.63
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +110.53% +2.70% -43.94%

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 February 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 February 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#.

1 184 (77.97%) .NET
2 134 (56.78%) ASP.NET
3 132 (55.93%) Agile Software Development
4 114 (48.31%) MVC
5 106 (44.92%) SQL Server
6 99 (41.95%) JavaScript
7 88 (37.29%) SQL
8 81 (34.32%) ASP.NET MVC
9 71 (30.08%) Scrum
10 70 (29.66%) ASP.NET Web API
11 66 (27.97%) HTML
12 59 (25.00%) TDD
13 58 (24.58%) CSS
14 52 (22.03%) T-SQL
15 51 (21.61%) .NET Framework
15 51 (21.61%) AngularJS
16 43 (18.22%) Microservices
17 41 (17.37%) jQuery
18 38 (16.10%) Software Engineering
19 37 (15.68%) Test Automation
19 37 (15.68%) Java
20 34 (14.41%) Git (software)
20 34 (14.41%) Web Development
21 33 (13.98%) HTML5
22 32 (13.56%) Microsoft
22 32 (13.56%) Octopus Deploy
23 31 (13.14%) SOA
24 30 (12.71%) CSS3
25 29 (12.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 26 (11.02%) Entity Framework

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 26 (11.02%) CMS
2 17 (7.20%) Sitecore CMS
3 13 (5.51%) SharePoint
4 11 (4.66%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (3.81%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (3.39%) Umbraco
7 7 (2.97%) Apache Solr
8 5 (2.12%) nginx
9 4 (1.69%) EPiServer
9 4 (1.69%) Kentico
9 4 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.27%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.85%) Apache
11 2 (0.85%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.85%) IIS
12 1 (0.42%) Confluence
12 1 (0.42%) Orchard CMS
12 1 (0.42%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (2.12%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 23 (9.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (4.66%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.12%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (1.27%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (1.27%) IaaS
4 3 (1.27%) Loggly
4 3 (1.27%) Serverless
4 3 (1.27%) Sumo Logic
5 2 (0.85%) Google Play
6 1 (0.42%) Office 365
6 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.69%) HTTP
2 2 (0.85%) Internet
2 2 (0.85%) Skype
3 1 (0.42%) AMQP
3 1 (0.42%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (44.92%) SQL Server
2 25 (10.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (9.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (5.08%) NoSQL
5 9 (3.81%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.54%) Redis
7 5 (2.12%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (1.69%) MySQL
9 3 (1.27%) Big Data
9 3 (1.27%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.85%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.85%) SQLite
11 1 (0.42%) Power BI
11 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 34 (14.41%) Git (software)
2 32 (13.56%) Octopus Deploy
3 23 (9.75%) Selenium
4 20 (8.47%) Jenkins
4 20 (8.47%) Visual Studio
5 13 (5.51%) TeamCity
6 12 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (4.24%) SoapUI
8 9 (3.81%) MSTest
9 8 (3.39%) Subversion
10 7 (2.97%) SpecFlow
11 6 (2.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (2.12%) Cucumber
12 5 (2.12%) JIRA
12 5 (2.12%) Maven
12 5 (2.12%) NUnit
12 5 (2.12%) Vagrant
13 4 (1.69%) GoCD
13 4 (1.69%) Travis CI
13 4 (1.69%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (5.08%) Finance
2 5 (2.12%) Games
2 5 (2.12%) Marketing
3 2 (0.85%) Banking
3 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.42%) Law
4 1 (0.42%) Military
4 1 (0.42%) Retail
4 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 183 (77.54%) Developer
2 112 (47.46%) .NET Developer
3 82 (34.75%) C# Developer
4 69 (29.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 34 (14.41%) ASP.NET Developer
6 31 (13.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 24 (10.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 17 (7.20%) Full Stack Developer
8 17 (7.20%) SQL Developer
9 16 (6.78%) Lead Developer
10 15 (6.36%) Tester
11 14 (5.93%) JavaScript Developer
12 12 (5.08%) Lead .NET Developer
13 10 (4.24%) Software Developer
14 9 (3.81%) Angular Developer
14 9 (3.81%) Senior .NET Developer
14 9 (3.81%) Senior Developer
14 9 (3.81%) SQL Server Developer
15 8 (3.39%) WCF Developer
15 8 (3.39%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (77.97%) .NET
2 134 (56.78%) ASP.NET
3 81 (34.32%) ASP.NET MVC
4 70 (29.66%) ASP.NET Web API
5 66 (27.97%) HTML
6 58 (24.58%) CSS
7 51 (21.61%) .NET Framework
7 51 (21.61%) AngularJS
8 41 (17.37%) jQuery
9 33 (13.98%) HTML5
10 30 (12.71%) CSS3
11 29 (12.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 26 (11.02%) Entity Framework
13 24 (10.17%) Web Services
14 23 (9.75%) RESTful
15 22 (9.32%) WCF
16 21 (8.90%) Vue (Vue.js)
17 19 (8.05%) Sass
18 17 (7.20%) Node.js
18 17 (7.20%) React
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
1 18 (7.63%) Greenfield Project
1 18 (7.63%) User Experience
2 17 (7.20%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (2.54%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.69%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.27%) Public Cloud
6 2 (0.85%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.85%) FMCG
6 2 (0.85%) Life Science
7 1 (0.42%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.42%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.42%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.42%) Renewable Energy
7 1 (0.42%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.51%) Android
1 13 (5.51%) Apple iOS
2 8 (3.39%) Windows
3 7 (2.97%) Linux
4 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.42%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (55.93%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (48.31%) MVC
3 71 (30.08%) Scrum
4 59 (25.00%) TDD
5 43 (18.22%) Microservices
6 38 (16.10%) Software Engineering
7 37 (15.68%) Test Automation
8 34 (14.41%) Web Development
9 31 (13.14%) SOA
10 26 (11.02%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (11.02%) Front End Development
11 25 (10.59%) E-Commerce
11 25 (10.59%) OOP
12 24 (10.17%) SOLID
13 22 (9.32%) DevOps
14 19 (8.05%) OO
15 14 (5.93%) Test Scripting
16 13 (5.51%) BDD
16 13 (5.51%) Manual Testing
16 13 (5.51%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 99 (41.95%) JavaScript
2 88 (37.29%) SQL
3 52 (22.03%) T-SQL
4 37 (15.68%) Java
5 17 (7.20%) Python
6 15 (6.36%) C++
6 15 (6.36%) Ruby
7 10 (4.24%) PowerShell
7 10 (4.24%) Scala
8 8 (3.39%) Go
8 8 (3.39%) VB.NET
9 7 (2.97%) VB
9 7 (2.97%) VB6
10 6 (2.54%) PHP
11 4 (1.69%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.27%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.85%) Apple Swift
13 2 (0.85%) C
13 2 (0.85%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.85%) RPG
Qualifications
1 10 (4.24%) Degree
2 5 (2.12%) ISTQB
2 5 (2.12%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.42%) ISEB
4 1 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.08%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) WCAG
System Software
1 14 (5.93%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (4.66%) Ansible
2 5 (2.12%) Terraform
3 4 (1.69%) Puppet
4 3 (1.27%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.27%) Nagios
4 3 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.27%) Prometheus
4 3 (1.27%) Rancher
4 3 (1.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 32 (13.56%) Microsoft
2 21 (8.90%) Sitecore
3 14 (5.93%) Xamarin
4 9 (3.81%) Google
5 4 (1.69%) Oracle
6 3 (1.27%) New Relic
6 3 (1.27%) Rackspace
6 3 (1.27%) Splunk
7 2 (0.85%) Apple
7 2 (0.85%) QAD
7 2 (0.85%) SAP
7 2 (0.85%) Telerik
8 1 (0.42%) DevExpress