Period
to 25 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 25 June 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#
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 15 7 22
Rank change year-on-year -8 +15 +1
Contract jobs citing C# 223 418 207
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 7.98% 12.29% 7.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.61% 25.24% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 333 154
West Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £365 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.74% +8.15% -0.74%
10th Percentile £310 £286 £263
90th Percentile £538 £450 £438
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.74% +7.35% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £42.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +13.51% +311.11%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,266 1,656 1,261
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 45.31% 48.69% 45.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 834 1,157 898
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £313 £307 £300
90th Percentile £550 £535 £523
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 19 12
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.86 £40.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.86% +77.78% +42.86%
10th Percentile £14.72 £28.53 £14.46
90th Percentile £35.00 £43.65 £39.40
Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -43.75% +77.78% +7.14%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for C# in West Yorkshire

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in West Yorkshire

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in West Yorkshire

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in West Yorkshire

C#
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 25 June 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -14 151 £375 - 76
Bradford -2 36 £375 +11.11% 9
Halifax -1 10 £394 +21.15% 1
Wetherby - 5 £325 - 3
Wakefield -8 3 £350 +7.69% 8
Brighouse - 2 - -
Huddersfield +2 1 £363 +3.57% 10
C#
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for C#.

1 175 (78.48%) .NET
2 80 (35.87%) SQL Server
3 76 (34.08%) JavaScript
4 74 (33.18%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (30.94%) MVC
6 68 (30.49%) SQL
7 62 (27.80%) ASP.NET
8 51 (22.87%) CSS
9 47 (21.08%) Microsoft
10 44 (19.73%) Microsoft Azure
11 41 (18.39%) Visual Studio
12 38 (17.04%) Web Services
12 38 (17.04%) ASP.NET Web API
13 37 (16.59%) AngularJS
13 37 (16.59%) Team Foundation Server
13 37 (16.59%) ASP.NET MVC
14 35 (15.70%) Java
15 33 (14.80%) HTML
15 33 (14.80%) XML
16 31 (13.90%) .NET Framework
17 29 (13.00%) OO
18 28 (12.56%) OOP
18 28 (12.56%) Scrum
18 28 (12.56%) Software Engineering
18 28 (12.56%) jQuery
19 26 (11.66%) C++
20 25 (11.21%) JSON
21 24 (10.76%) Git (software)
21 24 (10.76%) SOAP
22 23 (10.31%) Test Automation

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 13 (5.83%) CMS
2 12 (5.38%) Apache Spark
3 10 (4.48%) SharePoint
4 8 (3.59%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (2.24%) Kentico
6 4 (1.79%) EPiServer
6 4 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (1.79%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.35%) nginx
8 2 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.90%) IIS
8 2 (0.90%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.45%) Apache
9 1 (0.45%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.45%) JBoss
9 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 44 (19.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (9.87%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.24%) PaaS
4 4 (1.79%) Serverless
5 3 (1.35%) SaaS
6 2 (0.90%) AWS CodePipeline
6 2 (0.90%) iPaaS
7 1 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.45%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.45%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.45%) Azure Functions
7 1 (0.45%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.45%) Boomi
7 1 (0.45%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.45%) GitHub
7 1 (0.45%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.45%) npm
7 1 (0.45%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.90%) HTTP
2 1 (0.45%) Firewall
2 1 (0.45%) FTP
2 1 (0.45%) SSL
2 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (35.87%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.62%) Big Data
2 17 (7.62%) NoSQL
3 15 (6.73%) Hadoop
3 15 (6.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (5.83%) Relational Database
5 12 (5.38%) RDBMS
6 11 (4.93%) Apache Hive
6 11 (4.93%) HBase
7 9 (4.04%) SQLite
8 7 (3.14%) Cosmos DB
8 7 (3.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (2.69%) MySQL
10 4 (1.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (1.79%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.35%) Redis
11 3 (1.35%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 41 (18.39%) Visual Studio
2 37 (16.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (10.76%) Git (software)
4 18 (8.07%) SoapUI
5 16 (7.17%) Jenkins
6 14 (6.28%) Selenium
7 8 (3.59%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (2.24%) Cucumber
8 5 (2.24%) JIRA
8 5 (2.24%) webpack
9 4 (1.79%) gulp
9 4 (1.79%) MSBuild
9 4 (1.79%) TeamCity
9 4 (1.79%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.35%) HP UFT
11 2 (0.90%) Gatling
11 2 (0.90%) JMeter
11 2 (0.90%) NUnit
12 1 (0.45%) NSubstitute
12 1 (0.45%) SpecFlow
General
1 18 (8.07%) Finance
2 10 (4.48%) Retail
3 5 (2.24%) Banking
3 5 (2.24%) Local Government
4 4 (1.79%) Legal
4 4 (1.79%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.35%) Back Office
5 3 (1.35%) Law
5 3 (1.35%) Marketing
6 2 (0.90%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 160 (71.75%) Developer
2 84 (37.67%) .NET Developer
3 49 (21.97%) C# Developer
4 35 (15.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (7.62%) SQL Developer
6 13 (5.83%) Angular Developer
6 13 (5.83%) Software Developer
7 11 (4.93%) Xamarin Developer
8 10 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 9 (4.04%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (4.04%) Full Stack Developer
9 9 (4.04%) Tester
10 8 (3.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (3.14%) Automation Tester
11 7 (3.14%) Java Developer
11 7 (3.14%) Senior Developer
12 6 (2.69%) Big Data Developer
12 6 (2.69%) Consultant
12 6 (2.69%) DevOps Engineer
12 6 (2.69%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (78.48%) .NET
2 62 (27.80%) ASP.NET
3 51 (22.87%) CSS
4 38 (17.04%) ASP.NET Web API
4 38 (17.04%) Web Services
5 37 (16.59%) AngularJS
5 37 (16.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 33 (14.80%) HTML
6 33 (14.80%) XML
7 31 (13.90%) .NET Framework
8 28 (12.56%) jQuery
9 25 (11.21%) JSON
10 24 (10.76%) SOAP
11 22 (9.87%) .NET Core
12 20 (8.97%) React
12 20 (8.97%) Vue.js
13 14 (6.28%) REST
13 14 (6.28%) WCF
14 13 (5.83%) XSLT
15 12 (5.38%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.28%) Greenfield Project
1 14 (6.28%) Mobile App
2 8 (3.59%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (3.59%) N-Tier
2 8 (3.59%) User Experience
3 3 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.35%) Virtual Team
4 2 (0.90%) Data Structures
4 2 (0.90%) NHS
5 1 (0.45%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.45%) e-Health
5 1 (0.45%) LIMS
5 1 (0.45%) PACS
5 1 (0.45%) PKI
5 1 (0.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.62%) Android
2 6 (2.69%) Windows
3 2 (0.90%) Linux
3 2 (0.90%) Unix
4 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (33.18%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (30.94%) MVC
3 29 (13.00%) OO
4 28 (12.56%) OOP
4 28 (12.56%) Scrum
4 28 (12.56%) Software Engineering
5 23 (10.31%) Test Automation
5 23 (10.31%) Unit Testing
6 18 (8.07%) TDD
7 16 (7.17%) DevOps
7 16 (7.17%) Microservices
8 14 (6.28%) Analytics
8 14 (6.28%) E-Commerce
9 12 (5.38%) Functional Programming
10 10 (4.48%) BDD
10 10 (4.48%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (4.04%) Memory Management
11 9 (4.04%) Migration
11 9 (4.04%) Multithreading
12 7 (3.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 76 (34.08%) JavaScript
2 68 (30.49%) SQL
3 35 (15.70%) Java
4 26 (11.66%) C++
5 16 (7.17%) T-SQL
6 13 (5.83%) Python
7 9 (4.04%) Scala
8 6 (2.69%) Ruby
8 6 (2.69%) TypeScript
9 5 (2.24%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.79%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.79%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.35%) VBScript
12 2 (0.90%) VB
12 2 (0.90%) VBA
13 1 (0.45%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.45%) ActionScript 2.0
13 1 (0.45%) Groovy
13 1 (0.45%) XAML
13 1 (0.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (1.79%) Degree
2 2 (0.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.45%) ISEB
3 1 (0.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.48%) QA
2 3 (1.35%) Dublin Core
3 1 (0.45%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (0.90%) Docker
2 1 (0.45%) OpenDJ
2 1 (0.45%) OpenIDM
Systems Management
1 2 (0.90%) Ansible
2 1 (0.45%) Grafana
2 1 (0.45%) Kibana
2 1 (0.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 47 (21.08%) Microsoft
2 21 (9.42%) Xamarin
3 11 (4.93%) MapR
4 8 (3.59%) Sitecore
5 6 (2.69%) Oracle
6 1 (0.45%) Adobe
6 1 (0.45%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.45%) Dell
6 1 (0.45%) Google
6 1 (0.45%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.45%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.45%) webMethods