Period
to 18 December 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 December 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 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 21 22
Rank change year-on-year +10 +1 -7
Contract jobs citing C# 233 172 181
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 9.71% 7.65% 7.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.75% 15.99% 14.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 147 107
Leeds median daily rate £375 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% -2.86% -
10th Percentile £313 £270 £273
90th Percentile £486 £454 £450
West Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £340 £330
% change year-on-year +10.29% +3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Leeds median hourly rate - £40.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +196.30% -70.00%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +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 1,123 1,076 1,253
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 46.81% 47.89% 49.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 822 828 878
Leeds median daily rate £420 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £295
90th Percentile £538 £538 £538
West Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 12 8
Leeds median hourly rate £19.28 £40.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.80% +201.89% -24.29%
10th Percentile £15.13 £40.00 £10.69
90th Percentile £26.33 £40.00 £30.63
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.28 £40.00 £13.25
% change year-on-year -51.80% +201.89% -28.38%

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 December 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 December 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#.

1 161 (69.10%) .NET
2 133 (57.08%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (43.78%) JavaScript
4 98 (42.06%) ASP.NET
5 93 (39.91%) MVC
6 92 (39.48%) SQL Server
7 83 (35.62%) SQL
8 77 (33.05%) AngularJS
9 67 (28.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 65 (27.90%) Test Automation
11 60 (25.75%) Scrum
12 59 (25.32%) ASP.NET Web API
13 56 (24.03%) jQuery
14 55 (23.61%) E-Commerce
15 50 (21.46%) Vue.js
16 46 (19.74%) Java
17 43 (18.45%) CSS
17 43 (18.45%) TDD
17 43 (18.45%) Selenium
18 42 (18.03%) React
19 40 (17.17%) HTML
20 36 (15.45%) Microsoft
21 34 (14.59%) T-SQL
22 33 (14.16%) OO
23 32 (13.73%) Software Engineering
23 32 (13.73%) .NET Core
24 31 (13.30%) .NET Framework
25 29 (12.45%) Python
26 28 (12.02%) Microservices
27 24 (10.30%) OOP

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 16 (6.87%) CMS
2 15 (6.44%) Sitecore CMS
3 9 (3.86%) Apache Spark
4 6 (2.58%) Apache
5 5 (2.15%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.72%) Confluence
7 3 (1.29%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.86%) IIS
8 2 (0.86%) nginx
8 2 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.43%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (9.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (6.44%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.29%) Amazon S3
3 3 (1.29%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (1.29%) Office 365
3 3 (1.29%) Serverless
4 2 (0.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.86%) AWS CloudTrail
4 2 (0.86%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (0.86%) Sage Pay
4 2 (0.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.43%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.43%) Amazon SageMaker
5 1 (0.43%) IaaS
5 1 (0.43%) PaaS
5 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.29%) Internet
2 1 (0.43%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (39.48%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.72%) Big Data
2 11 (4.72%) Hadoop
3 8 (3.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (3.00%) Apache Hive
4 7 (3.00%) HBase
4 7 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.15%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.15%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.72%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.72%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.29%) QlikView
8 3 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.86%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.86%) Pentaho
9 2 (0.86%) Redis
9 2 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 43 (18.45%) Selenium
2 20 (8.58%) WebDriver
3 19 (8.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (6.87%) Git (software)
5 15 (6.44%) Jenkins
6 14 (6.01%) Cucumber
7 13 (5.58%) Octopus Deploy
8 10 (4.29%) gulp
8 10 (4.29%) Visual Studio
9 9 (3.86%) webpack
10 6 (2.58%) JIRA
10 6 (2.58%) SoapUI
10 6 (2.58%) Visual Studio Team System
11 5 (2.15%) TeamCity
12 4 (1.72%) Protractor
13 3 (1.29%) Jasmine
13 3 (1.29%) SpecFlow
14 2 (0.86%) JMeter
15 1 (0.43%) NUnit
15 1 (0.43%) Subversion
General
1 18 (7.73%) Finance
2 6 (2.58%) Retail
3 3 (1.29%) Back Office
4 2 (0.86%) Games
4 2 (0.86%) Law
5 1 (0.43%) Automotive
5 1 (0.43%) Legal
5 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 167 (71.67%) Developer
2 92 (39.48%) .NET Developer
3 70 (30.04%) C# Developer
4 62 (26.61%) C# .NET Developer
5 29 (12.45%) ASP.NET Developer
5 29 (12.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 28 (12.02%) Angular Developer
7 25 (10.73%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 25 (10.73%) SQL Developer
7 25 (10.73%) Tester
8 22 (9.44%) Automation Tester
9 15 (6.44%) Agile Tester
9 15 (6.44%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 15 (6.44%) Selenium Tester
10 14 (6.01%) Analyst
10 14 (6.01%) SQL Server Developer
10 14 (6.01%) Test Analyst
11 13 (5.58%) Test Automation Developer
12 12 (5.15%) Agile Developer
13 11 (4.72%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (69.10%) .NET
2 98 (42.06%) ASP.NET
3 77 (33.05%) AngularJS
4 67 (28.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 59 (25.32%) ASP.NET Web API
6 56 (24.03%) jQuery
7 50 (21.46%) Vue.js
8 43 (18.45%) CSS
9 42 (18.03%) React
10 40 (17.17%) HTML
11 32 (13.73%) .NET Core
12 31 (13.30%) .NET Framework
13 20 (8.58%) Entity Framework
13 20 (8.58%) Web Services
14 18 (7.73%) Kafka
15 15 (6.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 12 (5.15%) Node.js
17 10 (4.29%) SOAP
17 10 (4.29%) XML
18 7 (3.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.15%) User Experience
2 16 (6.87%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.15%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (3.86%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.15%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (1.72%) Algorithms
6 4 (1.72%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.29%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.43%) Fintech
8 1 (0.43%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.43%) Life Science
8 1 (0.43%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.43%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.43%) Linux
2 4 (1.72%) Windows
3 2 (0.86%) Android
4 1 (0.43%) CentOS
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (57.08%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (39.91%) MVC
3 65 (27.90%) Test Automation
4 60 (25.75%) Scrum
5 55 (23.61%) E-Commerce
6 43 (18.45%) TDD
7 33 (14.16%) OO
8 32 (13.73%) Software Engineering
9 28 (12.02%) Microservices
10 24 (10.30%) OOP
11 23 (9.87%) BDD
12 19 (8.15%) SOLID
12 19 (8.15%) Web Development
13 18 (7.73%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (7.73%) Test Scripting
14 16 (6.87%) SDLC
15 15 (6.44%) SOA
16 13 (5.58%) Business Intelligence
16 13 (5.58%) Pair Programming
16 13 (5.58%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 102 (43.78%) JavaScript
2 83 (35.62%) SQL
3 46 (19.74%) Java
4 34 (14.59%) T-SQL
5 29 (12.45%) Python
6 13 (5.58%) C++
7 9 (3.86%) PowerShell
7 9 (3.86%) Scala
8 5 (2.15%) TypeScript
9 4 (1.72%) Ruby
10 3 (1.29%) Apex Code
10 3 (1.29%) SOQL
11 2 (0.86%) Perl
11 2 (0.86%) PHP
11 2 (0.86%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.43%) VB
12 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (5.15%) Degree
2 10 (4.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.29%) MCITP
3 3 (1.29%) MCSE
3 3 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.86%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.86%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.43%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.43%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.43%) QA
2 2 (0.86%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.43%) GDPR
System Software
1 15 (6.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.86%) Ansible
2 1 (0.43%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 36 (15.45%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.73%) Sitecore
3 5 (2.15%) MapR
3 5 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (2.15%) Xamarin
4 3 (1.29%) RedGate
5 2 (0.86%) Nintex
5 2 (0.86%) Telerik
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle
6 1 (0.43%) Red Hat