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 3 months to 24 April 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#
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 24 19
Rank change year-on-year +8 -5  
Contract jobs citing C# 93 102 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 9.14% 6.65% 8.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.73% 13.86% 17.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 76 69
Median daily rate £330 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +17.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £478 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +9.21% +2.70%  

C# is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 556 736 655
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 54.62% 48.01% 48.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 548 449
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 4
Median hourly rate £29.00 £11.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +163.63% -68.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year +11.84% +7.04%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing C# as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 24 April 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 24 April 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#.

1 122 (77.71%) .NET
2 108 (68.79%) MVC
3 96 (61.15%) ASP.NET
4 87 (55.41%) Agile Software Development
5 74 (47.13%) SQL Server
6 67 (42.68%) JavaScript
7 57 (36.31%) CSS
8 54 (34.39%) SQL
9 53 (33.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 50 (31.85%) AngularJS
11 49 (31.21%) ASP.NET Web API
12 48 (30.57%) .NET Framework
13 46 (29.30%) HTML
14 41 (26.11%) Entity Framework
15 26 (16.56%) TDD
15 26 (16.56%) HTML5
16 25 (15.92%) jQuery
16 25 (15.92%) Visual Studio
17 24 (15.29%) CSS3
18 23 (14.65%) Continuous Integration
18 23 (14.65%) Java
18 23 (14.65%) Python
18 23 (14.65%) Grunt
19 22 (14.01%) Relational Database
19 22 (14.01%) Scrum
20 21 (13.38%) Ruby
20 21 (13.38%) Git (software)
21 20 (12.74%) Ajax
21 20 (12.74%) Spring
21 20 (12.74%) Web Services

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 (10.19%) CMS
2 11 (7.01%) Confluence
3 9 (5.73%) Umbraco
4 8 (5.10%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (3.82%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.55%) Apache Solr
6 4 (2.55%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (2.55%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.91%) Apache
8 2 (1.27%) IIS
8 2 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.27%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.64%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.64%) Drupal
9 1 (0.64%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.64%) Mule
9 1 (0.64%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.64%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.64%) Tornado
9 1 (0.64%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.64%) Sage 50
1 1 (0.64%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.82%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (3.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.55%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (2.55%) IaaS
2 4 (2.55%) Loggly
2 4 (2.55%) Sumo Logic
3 1 (0.64%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.64%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.64%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.64%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (0.64%) GitHub
3 1 (0.64%) Office 365
3 1 (0.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.28%) HTTP
2 2 (1.27%) Internet
2 2 (1.27%) LDAP
2 2 (1.27%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (0.64%) DNS
3 1 (0.64%) Firewall
3 1 (0.64%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (47.13%) SQL Server
2 22 (14.01%) Relational Database
3 12 (7.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (7.01%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (5.10%) RDBMS
6 7 (4.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (3.82%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (3.18%) MongoDB
8 5 (3.18%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (2.55%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (2.55%) NoSQL
9 4 (2.55%) Power BI
10 3 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.91%) Redis
10 3 (1.91%) Riak
10 3 (1.91%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (1.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.64%) HBase
11 1 (0.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (15.92%) Visual Studio
2 23 (14.65%) Grunt
3 21 (13.38%) Git (software)
4 19 (12.10%) Jenkins
5 17 (10.83%) gulp
5 17 (10.83%) Jasmine
6 15 (9.55%) JIRA
7 14 (8.92%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (8.28%) JUnit
9 12 (7.64%) Subversion
10 7 (4.46%) Selenium
11 4 (2.55%) Maven
11 4 (2.55%) Vagrant
12 3 (1.91%) Octopus Deploy
13 2 (1.27%) Cucumber
13 2 (1.27%) JMeter
13 2 (1.27%) Mockito
13 2 (1.27%) MSTest
13 2 (1.27%) TeamCity
13 2 (1.27%) TestNG
General
1 11 (7.01%) Back Office
2 7 (4.46%) Publishing
3 5 (3.18%) Advertising
3 5 (3.18%) Finance
4 3 (1.91%) Marketing
4 3 (1.91%) Retail
5 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 136 (86.62%) Developer
2 88 (56.05%) .NET Developer
3 47 (29.94%) C# Developer
4 35 (22.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 29 (18.47%) SQL Developer
6 28 (17.83%) ASP.NET Developer
7 25 (15.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 16 (10.19%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 15 (9.55%) JavaScript Developer
10 12 (7.64%) Senior Developer
11 11 (7.01%) Java Developer
12 9 (5.73%) Senior .NET Developer
13 8 (5.10%) C# Software Developer
13 8 (5.10%) Software Developer
14 7 (4.46%) Angular Developer
14 7 (4.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 7 (4.46%) SQL Server Developer
14 7 (4.46%) Tester
15 6 (3.82%) Java Scala Developer
15 6 (3.82%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (77.71%) .NET
2 96 (61.15%) ASP.NET
3 57 (36.31%) CSS
4 53 (33.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 50 (31.85%) AngularJS
6 49 (31.21%) ASP.NET Web API
7 48 (30.57%) .NET Framework
8 46 (29.30%) HTML
9 41 (26.11%) Entity Framework
10 26 (16.56%) HTML5
11 25 (15.92%) jQuery
12 24 (15.29%) CSS3
13 20 (12.74%) Ajax
13 20 (12.74%) Spring
13 20 (12.74%) Web Services
14 17 (10.83%) JSON
14 17 (10.83%) REST
15 16 (10.19%) RESTful
15 16 (10.19%) Sass
15 16 (10.19%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.83%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (6.37%) User Experience
3 8 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.91%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.27%) iPad
5 2 (1.27%) NHS
5 2 (1.27%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.64%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.64%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.64%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.64%) Replication
6 1 (0.64%) RIA
6 1 (0.64%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.83%) Linux
2 4 (2.55%) Apple iOS
2 4 (2.55%) Windows
3 3 (1.91%) Android
4 2 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.64%) CoreOS
5 1 (0.64%) Unix
5 1 (0.64%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (68.79%) MVC
2 87 (55.41%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (16.56%) TDD
4 23 (14.65%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (14.01%) Scrum
6 19 (12.10%) Software Engineering
7 18 (11.46%) Automated Testing
8 16 (10.19%) SOLID
9 14 (8.92%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (8.92%) Configuration Management
9 14 (8.92%) OO
9 14 (8.92%) Open Source
10 13 (8.28%) Front End Development
11 12 (7.64%) DevOps
11 12 (7.64%) E-Commerce
12 11 (7.01%) Responsive Web Design
12 11 (7.01%) Web Design
12 11 (7.01%) Web Development
13 10 (6.37%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (6.37%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 67 (42.68%) JavaScript
2 54 (34.39%) SQL
3 23 (14.65%) Java
3 23 (14.65%) Python
4 21 (13.38%) Ruby
5 17 (10.83%) Scala
5 17 (10.83%) T-SQL
6 16 (10.19%) TypeScript
7 9 (5.73%) PHP
8 7 (4.46%) C++
9 5 (3.18%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.55%) Go
11 3 (1.91%) VB
12 2 (1.27%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.27%) C
12 2 (1.27%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.27%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.27%) VB6
13 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.64%) XAML
Qualifications
1 12 (7.64%) Degree
2 6 (3.82%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.91%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.27%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.64%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.64%) ISEB
5 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.91%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.64%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.55%) Docker
2 1 (0.64%) HDFS
2 1 (0.64%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.18%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (3.18%) Puppet
2 4 (2.55%) Ansible
2 4 (2.55%) Nagios
2 4 (2.55%) Salt
2 4 (2.55%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.64%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 19 (12.10%) Google
2 17 (10.83%) Microsoft
3 14 (8.92%) Oracle
4 13 (8.28%) Sitecore
5 4 (2.55%) New Relic
5 4 (2.55%) Rackspace
5 4 (2.55%) SaltStack
5 4 (2.55%) Splunk
5 4 (2.55%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.27%) Apple
6 2 (1.27%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.64%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.64%) Magma
7 1 (0.64%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.64%) Sage
7 1 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.64%) SAP
7 1 (0.64%) VMware
7 1 (0.64%) Zend
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