Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 25 20
Rank change year-on-year +18 -5 -4
Contract jobs citing C# 338 160 222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 13.36% 7.60% 7.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.32% 14.69% 16.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 123 158
Leeds median daily rate £375 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -3.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £285 £263 £292
90th Percentile £450 £403 £488
West Yorkshire median daily rate £363 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +7.41% -3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Leeds median hourly rate £42.00 - £9.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £9.00
% change year-on-year +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 1,335 1,089 1,372
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 52.77% 51.73% 46.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 944 765 981
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £305 £300 £300
90th Percentile £535 £538 £545
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year - +1.01% +13.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 9 7
Leeds median hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.53% +24.59% -56.43%
10th Percentile £35.60 £10.69 £11.40
90th Percentile £45.25 £28.90 £16.73
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year +77.78% +42.86% -55.00%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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#.

1 246 (72.78%) .NET
2 197 (58.28%) Agile Software Development
3 171 (50.59%) ASP.NET
4 157 (46.45%) MVC
5 140 (41.42%) JavaScript
6 138 (40.83%) SQL Server
7 120 (35.50%) SQL
8 111 (32.84%) ASP.NET Web API
9 110 (32.54%) ASP.NET MVC
10 96 (28.40%) Test Automation
11 93 (27.51%) Scrum
12 80 (23.67%) AngularJS
13 79 (23.37%) HTML
14 78 (23.08%) TDD
15 74 (21.89%) CSS
16 72 (21.30%) jQuery
17 59 (17.46%) T-SQL
18 58 (17.16%) Selenium
19 54 (15.98%) Microservices
20 51 (15.09%) Java
20 51 (15.09%) E-Commerce
21 49 (14.50%) .NET Framework
22 44 (13.02%) Git (software)
22 44 (13.02%) Microsoft
23 42 (12.43%) OO
23 42 (12.43%) Vue (Vue.js)
23 42 (12.43%) React
24 40 (11.83%) Continuous Integration
25 38 (11.24%) Test Scripting
25 38 (11.24%) Web Development

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 29 (8.58%) CMS
2 18 (5.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (2.37%) Umbraco
4 7 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (2.07%) nginx
4 7 (2.07%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.18%) EPiServer
5 4 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (0.89%) Apache
6 3 (0.89%) Kentico
6 3 (0.89%) SAS
6 3 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.59%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (0.59%) IIS
8 1 (0.30%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.30%) Confluence
8 1 (0.30%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.30%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 34 (10.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.25%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.48%) SaaS
4 4 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (1.18%) npm
5 3 (0.89%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.59%) BrowserStack
7 1 (0.30%) Office 365
7 1 (0.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.07%) HTTP
2 2 (0.59%) AMQP
2 2 (0.59%) FIX Connectivity
2 2 (0.59%) Internet
2 2 (0.59%) Skype
3 1 (0.30%) Firewall
3 1 (0.30%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (40.83%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (5.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (3.55%) NoSQL
5 9 (2.66%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (1.78%) MySQL
7 4 (1.18%) Redis
7 4 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (0.89%) Big Data
8 3 (0.89%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.89%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.59%) SQLite
10 1 (0.30%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.30%) GIS
10 1 (0.30%) OLAP
10 1 (0.30%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 58 (17.16%) Selenium
2 44 (13.02%) Git (software)
3 38 (11.24%) Octopus Deploy
4 29 (8.58%) Visual Studio
5 26 (7.69%) SpecFlow
5 26 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 20 (5.92%) WebDriver
7 19 (5.62%) SoapUI
8 17 (5.03%) MSTest
9 15 (4.44%) Jenkins
10 14 (4.14%) Cucumber
10 14 (4.14%) NUnit
11 12 (3.55%) TeamCity
12 10 (2.96%) webpack
13 7 (2.07%) JIRA
14 6 (1.78%) Subversion
15 5 (1.48%) gulp
15 5 (1.48%) Mercurial
16 4 (1.18%) Chocolatey
16 4 (1.18%) Protractor
General
1 29 (8.58%) Finance
2 10 (2.96%) Retail
3 8 (2.37%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.48%) Banking
4 5 (1.48%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.18%) Games
5 4 (1.18%) Law
5 4 (1.18%) Marketing
6 3 (0.89%) Advertising
7 1 (0.30%) Automotive
7 1 (0.30%) Military
Job Titles
1 231 (68.34%) Developer
2 130 (38.46%) .NET Developer
3 111 (32.84%) C# Developer
4 85 (25.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 44 (13.02%) ASP.NET Developer
6 41 (12.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 35 (10.36%) Tester
8 26 (7.69%) Analyst
9 25 (7.40%) Angular Developer
9 25 (7.40%) Automation Tester
10 24 (7.10%) Sitecore Developer
10 24 (7.10%) Test Analyst
11 18 (5.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 17 (5.03%) JavaScript Developer
13 16 (4.73%) Software Developer
13 16 (4.73%) SQL Developer
14 15 (4.44%) Web Developer
15 14 (4.14%) Full Stack Developer
16 11 (3.25%) Test Automation Engineer
17 10 (2.96%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 246 (72.78%) .NET
2 171 (50.59%) ASP.NET
3 111 (32.84%) ASP.NET Web API
4 110 (32.54%) ASP.NET MVC
5 80 (23.67%) AngularJS
6 79 (23.37%) HTML
7 74 (21.89%) CSS
8 72 (21.30%) jQuery
9 49 (14.50%) .NET Framework
10 42 (12.43%) React
10 42 (12.43%) Vue (Vue.js)
11 38 (11.24%) CSS3
12 36 (10.65%) HTML5
13 35 (10.36%) Entity Framework
14 30 (8.88%) RESTful
14 30 (8.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 26 (7.69%) Web Services
16 18 (5.33%) WCF
17 17 (5.03%) SOAP
18 16 (4.73%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.21%) Self-Motivation
2 19 (5.62%) Greenfield Project
2 19 (5.62%) User Experience
3 16 (4.73%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (3.25%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.66%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.37%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.07%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.18%) NHS
9 2 (0.59%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.59%) Equities
9 2 (0.59%) FMCG
9 2 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.59%) Life Science
9 2 (0.59%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.59%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.30%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.30%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.30%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.30%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 14 (4.14%) Android
1 14 (4.14%) Apple iOS
2 11 (3.25%) Linux
2 11 (3.25%) Windows
3 2 (0.59%) Kali Linux
4 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (58.28%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (46.45%) MVC
3 96 (28.40%) Test Automation
4 93 (27.51%) Scrum
5 78 (23.08%) TDD
6 54 (15.98%) Microservices
7 51 (15.09%) E-Commerce
8 42 (12.43%) OO
9 40 (11.83%) Continuous Integration
10 38 (11.24%) Test Scripting
10 38 (11.24%) Web Development
11 36 (10.65%) SOLID
12 34 (10.06%) BDD
13 33 (9.76%) Software Engineering
14 27 (7.99%) Front End Development
15 24 (7.10%) OOP
15 24 (7.10%) SOA
16 23 (6.80%) API Testing
17 20 (5.92%) DevOps
17 20 (5.92%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 140 (41.42%) JavaScript
2 120 (35.50%) SQL
3 59 (17.46%) T-SQL
4 51 (15.09%) Java
5 19 (5.62%) Python
6 14 (4.14%) PowerShell
7 12 (3.55%) C++
8 10 (2.96%) VB.NET
9 8 (2.37%) VB
10 7 (2.07%) Ruby
10 7 (2.07%) VB6
11 6 (1.78%) TypeScript
12 4 (1.18%) PHP
13 3 (0.89%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.89%) Scala
14 2 (0.59%) C
14 2 (0.59%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.59%) RPG
14 2 (0.59%) VBA
14 2 (0.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (2.66%) Degree
2 8 (2.37%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.78%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.48%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.48%) ISEB
5 4 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.89%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.30%) CISSP
7 1 (0.30%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.30%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.69%) QA
2 2 (0.59%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.59%) GDPR
System Software
1 22 (6.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (3.25%) Ansible
2 2 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.59%) Puppet
3 1 (0.30%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 44 (13.02%) Microsoft
2 31 (9.17%) Sitecore
3 13 (3.85%) Xamarin
4 6 (1.78%) Google
5 4 (1.18%) Oracle
6 3 (0.89%) SAP
7 2 (0.59%) QAD
7 2 (0.59%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.30%) Capita
8 1 (0.30%) Tableau