Period
to 22 October 2018

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 22 October 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#
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 25 21
Rank change year-on-year +17 -4 -4
Contract jobs citing C# 379 195 280
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 11.04% 6.68% 7.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.88% 16.01% 16.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 150 184
West Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £340 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% +2.26% -0.75%
10th Percentile £300 £270 £225
90th Percentile £456 £438 £450
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £340 £340
% change year-on-year +10.29% - +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £40.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +196.30% -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £40.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year - +196.30% -

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 1,587 1,218 1,686
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 46.21% 41.70% 44.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,124 907 1,161
West Yorkshire median daily rate £406 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.56% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £313 £304 £290
90th Percentile £538 £525 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +0.13% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 2 6
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £31.00 £14.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.16% +115.65% -31.55%
10th Percentile £13.70 £23.25 £13.13
90th Percentile £38.45 £39.15 £34.38
Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.92 £22.00 £14.93
% change year-on-year +13.25% +47.33% -32.13%

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 22 October 2018.

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 22 October 2018. 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 +13 260 £375 +10.29% 130
Bradford +7 35 £355 +4.41% 22
Huddersfield +6 22 £375 +15.38% 11
Wakefield +12 17 £288 +4.55% 15
Halifax +5 6 £325 -18.75% 8
Pontefract - 2 £330 - 4
Batley - 1 £275 - 2
C#
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for C#.

1 274 (72.30%) .NET
2 192 (50.66%) Agile Software Development
3 171 (45.12%) SQL Server
4 167 (44.06%) JavaScript
5 162 (42.74%) MVC
6 155 (40.90%) ASP.NET
7 129 (34.04%) SQL
8 121 (31.93%) AngularJS
9 111 (29.29%) ASP.NET Web API
10 102 (26.91%) ASP.NET MVC
11 95 (25.07%) CSS
12 88 (23.22%) Test Automation
13 84 (22.16%) .NET Framework
14 82 (21.64%) Scrum
15 79 (20.84%) HTML
16 73 (19.26%) Java
17 70 (18.47%) E-Commerce
18 68 (17.94%) jQuery
19 67 (17.68%) TDD
20 61 (16.09%) T-SQL
20 61 (16.09%) Entity Framework
21 60 (15.83%) Microsoft
21 60 (15.83%) Selenium
22 57 (15.04%) Team Foundation Server
23 56 (14.78%) Vue.js
24 47 (12.40%) Software Engineering
25 46 (12.14%) Git (software)
26 45 (11.87%) Microservices
27 44 (11.61%) React
28 43 (11.35%) BDD

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 16 (4.22%) CMS
2 12 (3.17%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (2.11%) Apache Spark
4 6 (1.58%) nginx
4 6 (1.58%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.58%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.32%) Apache
6 3 (0.79%) Anypoint
6 3 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.79%) Confluence
6 3 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.53%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.26%) IIS
8 1 (0.26%) SAS
8 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (1.58%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.26%) Epicor Tropos
1 1 (0.26%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.26%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 39 (10.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (4.75%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.58%) Google Analytics
4 5 (1.32%) npm
4 5 (1.32%) SaaS
5 3 (0.79%) Apigee
5 3 (0.79%) Boomi
5 3 (0.79%) Office 365
6 2 (0.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.53%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.53%) AWS CloudTrail
6 2 (0.53%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.26%) Amazon SageMaker
7 1 (0.26%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.26%) BrowserStack
7 1 (0.26%) GitHub
7 1 (0.26%) Sage Pay
7 1 (0.26%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.58%) HTTP
1 6 (1.58%) SSL
1 6 (1.58%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.79%) 3G
2 3 (0.79%) 4G
2 3 (0.79%) Bluetooth
2 3 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.53%) FIX Connectivity
4 1 (0.26%) Broadband
4 1 (0.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (45.12%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (5.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (3.96%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (3.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (3.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (2.64%) Big Data
8 9 (2.37%) MongoDB
8 9 (2.37%) NoSQL
9 8 (2.11%) Hadoop
9 8 (2.11%) SQL Server 2016
10 7 (1.85%) Apache Hive
10 7 (1.85%) HBase
11 6 (1.58%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.32%) MySQL
12 5 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (1.32%) Relational Database
13 4 (1.06%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.79%) Power BI
14 3 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 60 (15.83%) Selenium
2 57 (15.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 46 (12.14%) Git (software)
4 32 (8.44%) Visual Studio
5 28 (7.39%) Octopus Deploy
6 27 (7.12%) WebDriver
7 26 (6.86%) Cucumber
8 17 (4.49%) Jenkins
9 15 (3.96%) SpecFlow
10 13 (3.43%) webpack
11 9 (2.37%) gulp
11 9 (2.37%) MSTest
11 9 (2.37%) NUnit
11 9 (2.37%) TeamCity
12 8 (2.11%) SoapUI
13 7 (1.85%) JIRA
14 6 (1.58%) Gatling
14 6 (1.58%) IntelliJ
14 6 (1.58%) Protractor
14 6 (1.58%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 34 (8.97%) Finance
2 10 (2.64%) Retail
3 7 (1.85%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.58%) Automotive
5 4 (1.06%) Law
6 3 (0.79%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.26%) Advertising
7 1 (0.26%) Back Office
7 1 (0.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 273 (72.03%) Developer
2 155 (40.90%) .NET Developer
3 133 (35.09%) C# Developer
4 106 (27.97%) C# .NET Developer
5 45 (11.87%) Angular Developer
6 42 (11.08%) ASP.NET Developer
6 42 (11.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 39 (10.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 38 (10.03%) Full Stack Developer
9 37 (9.76%) SQL Developer
10 27 (7.12%) Tester
11 24 (6.33%) Analyst
11 24 (6.33%) Automation Tester
12 20 (5.28%) Test Engineer
13 19 (5.01%) Software Engineer
14 18 (4.75%) Software Developer
14 18 (4.75%) Test Analyst
14 18 (4.75%) Test Automation Engineer
15 16 (4.22%) Senior Developer
16 15 (3.96%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 274 (72.30%) .NET
2 155 (40.90%) ASP.NET
3 121 (31.93%) AngularJS
4 111 (29.29%) ASP.NET Web API
5 102 (26.91%) ASP.NET MVC
6 95 (25.07%) CSS
7 84 (22.16%) .NET Framework
8 79 (20.84%) HTML
9 68 (17.94%) jQuery
10 61 (16.09%) Entity Framework
11 56 (14.78%) Vue.js
12 44 (11.61%) React
13 35 (9.23%) .NET Core
14 34 (8.97%) Web Services
15 27 (7.12%) HTML5
16 26 (6.86%) CSS3
17 19 (5.01%) Kafka
17 19 (5.01%) WCF
18 18 (4.75%) Node.js
18 18 (4.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 35 (9.23%) Greenfield Project
2 23 (6.07%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (4.22%) User Experience
4 14 (3.69%) Mobile App
5 10 (2.64%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (1.58%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (1.32%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.79%) BeagleBone
10 2 (0.53%) Equities
10 2 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.53%) NHS
11 1 (0.26%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.26%) Life Science
11 1 (0.26%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.26%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (5.28%) Linux
2 13 (3.43%) Windows
3 6 (1.58%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.53%) Android
4 2 (0.53%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.26%) CentOS
5 1 (0.26%) Kali Linux
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (50.66%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (42.74%) MVC
3 88 (23.22%) Test Automation
4 82 (21.64%) Scrum
5 70 (18.47%) E-Commerce
6 67 (17.68%) TDD
7 47 (12.40%) Software Engineering
8 45 (11.87%) Microservices
9 43 (11.35%) BDD
10 38 (10.03%) OO
11 33 (8.71%) Continuous Integration
12 31 (8.18%) Web Development
13 25 (6.60%) Test Scripting
14 23 (6.07%) SDLC
15 22 (5.80%) OOP
15 22 (5.80%) SDET
16 19 (5.01%) ETL
16 19 (5.01%) SOLID
17 17 (4.49%) API Testing
17 17 (4.49%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 167 (44.06%) JavaScript
2 129 (34.04%) SQL
3 73 (19.26%) Java
4 61 (16.09%) T-SQL
5 30 (7.92%) Python
6 17 (4.49%) PowerShell
7 15 (3.96%) Scala
8 13 (3.43%) C++
9 11 (2.90%) Ruby
10 8 (2.11%) Perl
10 8 (2.11%) VBA
11 7 (1.85%) TypeScript
12 6 (1.58%) Groovy
12 6 (1.58%) Haskell
13 4 (1.06%) VB
14 3 (0.79%) Apex Code
14 3 (0.79%) C
14 3 (0.79%) Embedded C
14 3 (0.79%) PHP
14 3 (0.79%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 12 (3.17%) Degree
2 10 (2.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.06%) ISEB
4 2 (0.53%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.53%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.26%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.26%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.26%) MCITP
5 1 (0.26%) MCSE
5 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.43%) QA
2 7 (1.85%) GDPR
3 2 (0.53%) Data Quality
System Software
1 31 (8.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (1.58%) Grafana
1 6 (1.58%) Kibana
1 6 (1.58%) Puppet
2 2 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.26%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 60 (15.83%) Microsoft
2 20 (5.28%) Sitecore
3 12 (3.17%) Oracle
4 8 (2.11%) Google
5 5 (1.32%) Adobe
5 5 (1.32%) MapR
6 4 (1.06%) MuleSoft
6 4 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.06%) webMethods
6 4 (1.06%) Xamarin
7 3 (0.79%) Dell
7 3 (0.79%) IBM
7 3 (0.79%) Informatica
7 3 (0.79%) Nintex
7 3 (0.79%) Software AG
7 3 (0.79%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.53%) Telerik
9 1 (0.26%) Epicor
9 1 (0.26%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.26%) SAP