Period
to 22 November 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 22 November 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
22 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 22 10 22
Rank change year-on-year -12 +12 -3
Contract jobs citing C# 132 237 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 7.89% 10.05% 7.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.75% 20.92% 15.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 197 147
Leeds median daily rate £400 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +10.29% -2.86%
10th Percentile £319 £313 £270
90th Percentile £514 £477 £450
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +6.67% +10.29% +4.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Leeds median hourly rate - - £40.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £40.00

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 788 1,133 1,084
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 47.13% 48.05% 47.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 569 828 842
Leeds median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
West Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +6.17% +1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 22 8
Leeds median hourly rate £23.35 £19.62 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.04% -50.96% +196.30%
10th Percentile £15.33 £15.13 £39.70
90th Percentile £38.00 £33.02 £40.30
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.55 £19.62 £40.00
% change year-on-year +14.94% -50.96% +196.30%

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 November 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 22 November 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 93 (70.45%) .NET
2 61 (46.21%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (46.21%) Azure
3 50 (37.88%) SQL Server
4 46 (34.85%) Microsoft
5 40 (30.30%) AngularJS
6 39 (29.55%) ASP.NET
7 38 (28.79%) SQL
8 33 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 33 (25.00%) .NET Core
9 29 (21.97%) MVC
9 29 (21.97%) Finance
10 28 (21.21%) ASP.NET Web API
11 27 (20.45%) Git (software)
12 24 (18.18%) TDD
13 22 (16.67%) .NET Framework
14 21 (15.91%) CSS
15 20 (15.15%) HTML
15 20 (15.15%) Microservices
16 19 (14.39%) Octopus Deploy
17 18 (13.64%) RESTful
17 18 (13.64%) Scrum
18 17 (12.88%) Test Automation
19 16 (12.12%) AWS
19 16 (12.12%) Entity Framework
20 15 (11.36%) Visual Studio
20 15 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC
20 15 (11.36%) Visual Studio Team System
20 15 (11.36%) React
21 14 (10.61%) Continuous Integration

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 6 (4.55%) Umbraco
2 5 (3.79%) EPiServer
3 4 (3.03%) OpenEdge
4 3 (2.27%) CMS
4 3 (2.27%) Kentico
5 2 (1.52%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.52%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.27%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 61 (46.21%) Azure
2 16 (12.12%) AWS
3 4 (3.03%) PaaS
3 4 (3.03%) Serverless
4 3 (2.27%) Azure Functions
4 3 (2.27%) BlazeMeter
5 1 (0.76%) AWS CodePipeline
5 1 (0.76%) IaaS
5 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (37.88%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 9 (6.82%) MongoDB
4 8 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (5.30%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.52%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.52%) Big Data
8 2 (1.52%) Cosmos DB
8 2 (1.52%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.52%) HBase
8 2 (1.52%) Impala
8 2 (1.52%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.76%) MS Access
9 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 27 (20.45%) Git (software)
2 19 (14.39%) Octopus Deploy
3 15 (11.36%) Visual Studio
3 15 (11.36%) Visual Studio Team System
4 13 (9.85%) Protractor
5 11 (8.33%) TeamCity
6 10 (7.58%) JMeter
6 10 (7.58%) Selenium
7 8 (6.06%) Gatling
7 8 (6.06%) Jasmine
7 8 (6.06%) Karma Test Runner
7 8 (6.06%) SpecFlow
7 8 (6.06%) WebDriver
8 7 (5.30%) MSTest
8 7 (5.30%) NUnit
8 7 (5.30%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (2.27%) LoadRunner
10 2 (1.52%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.52%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.76%) FitNesse
General
1 29 (21.97%) Finance
2 4 (3.03%) Publishing
3 2 (1.52%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 96 (72.73%) Developer
2 58 (43.94%) .NET Developer
3 32 (24.24%) C# Developer
4 25 (18.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (12.12%) Software Developer
6 13 (9.85%) Senior Developer
7 12 (9.09%) Azure Developer
7 12 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
8 11 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
8 11 (8.33%) SQL Developer
8 11 (8.33%) Tester
9 9 (6.82%) Angular Developer
10 6 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
10 6 (4.55%) Senior Full Stack Developer
10 6 (4.55%) Senior Manager
10 6 (4.55%) Test Engineer
11 5 (3.79%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 5 (3.79%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (70.45%) .NET
2 40 (30.30%) AngularJS
3 39 (29.55%) ASP.NET
4 33 (25.00%) .NET Core
5 28 (21.21%) ASP.NET Web API
6 22 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 21 (15.91%) CSS
8 20 (15.15%) HTML
9 18 (13.64%) RESTful
10 16 (12.12%) Entity Framework
11 15 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (11.36%) React
12 12 (9.09%) Angular 2
12 12 (9.09%) Vue.js
13 11 (8.33%) WCF
14 10 (7.58%) ASP.NET Core
15 9 (6.82%) Sass
15 9 (6.82%) Web Services
16 8 (6.06%) LESS
17 7 (5.30%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.30%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (3.03%) User Experience
4 3 (2.27%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.76%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.76%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.76%) Android
1 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (46.21%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (21.97%) MVC
3 24 (18.18%) TDD
4 20 (15.15%) Microservices
5 18 (13.64%) Scrum
6 17 (12.88%) Test Automation
7 14 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 11 (8.33%) OOP
8 11 (8.33%) Process Improvement
8 11 (8.33%) Web Development
9 10 (7.58%) Performance Testing
9 10 (7.58%) SOA
10 9 (6.82%) BDD
10 9 (6.82%) Fund Management
11 8 (6.06%) DevOps
11 8 (6.06%) Software Testing
11 8 (6.06%) SOLID
12 7 (5.30%) Analytical Thinking
12 7 (5.30%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 38 (28.79%) SQL
2 33 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (6.82%) Java
4 8 (6.06%) PowerShell
4 8 (6.06%) T-SQL
5 6 (4.55%) Python
5 6 (4.55%) Ruby
5 6 (4.55%) TypeScript
6 2 (1.52%) C++
6 2 (1.52%) Scala
6 2 (1.52%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.76%) VB
7 1 (0.76%) XAML
Qualifications
1 9 (6.82%) ISTQB
2 5 (3.79%) ISEB
3 3 (2.27%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.52%) Degree
5 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.82%) QA
2 3 (2.27%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.76%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (2.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.52%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.76%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 46 (34.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.30%) Oracle
3 4 (3.03%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.76%) HP
4 1 (0.76%) RedGate
4 1 (0.76%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.76%) UiPath