Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 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#
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 25 32
Rank change year-on-year -11 +7 -22
Contract jobs citing C# 28 62 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 4.14% 6.44% 4.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.86% 14.69% 13.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 56 31
Sheffield median daily rate £340 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.33% - -1.32%
10th Percentile £269 £320 £306
90th Percentile £372 £475 £469
South Yorkshire median daily rate £340 £375 £356
% change year-on-year -9.33% +5.26% -1.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Sheffield with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 236 422 266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 34.86% 43.82% 34.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 318 194
Sheffield median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £275
90th Percentile £600 £575 £534
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £419 £375
% change year-on-year +1.49% +11.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Sheffield median hourly rate - £45.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +160.87% +5.57%
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £45.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year - +104.55% -

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings citing C# as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Sheffield

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing C# in Sheffield.

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Sheffield

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Sheffield over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Sheffield

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# in Sheffield.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for C#.

1 26 (92.86%) .NET
2 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET
3 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 11 (39.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (35.71%) SQL
6 10 (35.71%) MVC
7 7 (25.00%) TeamCity
7 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (25.00%) jQuery
7 7 (25.00%) Test Automation
8 6 (21.43%) Razor View Engine
8 6 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (17.86%) Subversion
9 5 (17.86%) WinForms
9 5 (17.86%) ReSharper
9 5 (17.86%) WCF
9 5 (17.86%) Use Case
9 5 (17.86%) Finance
9 5 (17.86%) CMS
9 5 (17.86%) Windows
9 5 (17.86%) Power BI
9 5 (17.86%) YouTrack
9 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (17.86%) DevExpress
9 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 5 (17.86%) CMS
2 3 (10.71%) EPiServer
3 2 (7.14%) Kentico
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (7.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (39.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (17.86%) Power BI
5 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
5 2 (7.14%) MySQL
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) TeamCity
2 5 (17.86%) ReSharper
2 5 (17.86%) Subversion
2 5 (17.86%) YouTrack
3 2 (7.14%) Bitbucket
3 2 (7.14%) Selenium
3 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (7.14%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Advertising
2 1 (3.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (92.86%) Developer
2 17 (60.71%) .NET Developer
3 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (32.14%) C# Developer
4 9 (32.14%) SQL Developer
5 4 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (14.29%) WinForms Developer
6 3 (10.71%) EPiServer Developer
6 3 (10.71%) T-SQL Developer
7 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Automation Tester
7 2 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Dynamics AX Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Tester
8 1 (3.57%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (92.86%) .NET
2 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET
3 7 (25.00%) jQuery
4 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 6 (21.43%) Razor View Engine
4 6 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (17.86%) WCF
5 5 (17.86%) WinForms
6 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 4 (14.29%) Entity Framework
7 3 (10.71%) Angular 2
7 3 (10.71%) HTML
7 3 (10.71%) Web Services
8 2 (7.14%) .NET Core
8 2 (7.14%) CSS
8 2 (7.14%) Elastic Stack
9 1 (3.57%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) MVS
3 2 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) MVC
3 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (17.86%) Use Case
5 4 (14.29%) BDD
5 4 (14.29%) TDD
6 2 (7.14%) Migration
6 2 (7.14%) Mobile First
6 2 (7.14%) OO
6 2 (7.14%) OOP
6 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Scrum
7 1 (3.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
3 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.14%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) Python
3 2 (7.14%) VB.NET
3 2 (7.14%) X++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) GCP
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Grafana
1 2 (7.14%) Prometheus
1 2 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) DevExpress
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) Splunk