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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 20 20 14
Rank change year-on-year 0 -6  
Contract jobs citing C# 104 140 193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 7.76% 7.35% 10.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.40% 18.02% 24.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 97 123
Median daily rate £340 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.33% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £480 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £37.00 £9.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +311.11% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +9.21% +8.57%  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 634 777 773
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 47.28% 40.81% 43.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 538 506
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £560 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 13
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.54% -61.87%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds 0 90 £340 -9.33% 55
Wakefield +1 2 £369 +5.35% 2
Bradford -2 2 £340 -2.85% 8
Halifax -5 2 £338 +3.84% 6
C#
Yorkshire

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for C#.

1 152 (80.42%) .NET
2 113 (59.79%) MVC
3 104 (55.03%) ASP.NET
4 83 (43.92%) Agile Software Development
5 73 (38.62%) SQL Server
6 72 (38.10%) JavaScript
7 66 (34.92%) CSS
8 62 (32.80%) SQL
9 58 (30.69%) HTML
9 58 (30.69%) .NET Framework
10 57 (30.16%) AngularJS
11 54 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
12 50 (26.46%) ASP.NET Web API
13 45 (23.81%) Entity Framework
14 31 (16.40%) jQuery
15 30 (15.87%) Visual Studio
16 27 (14.29%) TDD
17 26 (13.76%) Microsoft
18 25 (13.23%) HTML5
19 23 (12.17%) Grunt
20 22 (11.64%) Web Services
20 22 (11.64%) Java
20 22 (11.64%) CSS3
21 21 (11.11%) Python
21 21 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
21 21 (11.11%) Git (software)
22 20 (10.58%) Ruby
22 20 (10.58%) Relational Database
23 19 (10.05%) Scrum
24 18 (9.52%) Spring

C#
Top Related 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 14 (7.41%) CMS
2 11 (5.82%) SharePoint
3 10 (5.29%) Umbraco
4 9 (4.76%) Confluence
5 7 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (2.65%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (2.12%) Apache
8 3 (1.59%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.59%) IIS
9 2 (1.06%) SAS
9 2 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.06%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.53%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.53%) Drupal
10 1 (0.53%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.53%) Mule
10 1 (0.53%) nginx
10 1 (0.53%) Tornado
10 1 (0.53%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (6.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.59%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.53%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.53%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.12%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (2.12%) IaaS
3 4 (2.12%) Loggly
3 4 (2.12%) Sumo Logic
4 1 (0.53%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.53%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.53%) GitHub
4 1 (0.53%) Office 365
4 1 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.29%) HTTP
2 3 (1.59%) Internet
3 2 (1.06%) LDAP
3 2 (1.06%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (0.53%) DNS
4 1 (0.53%) Firewall
4 1 (0.53%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (38.62%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.58%) Relational Database
3 16 (8.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (5.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (4.23%) RDBMS
7 6 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (2.12%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (2.12%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.12%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.12%) Power BI
9 3 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.59%) MS Access
9 3 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.59%) Redis
9 3 (1.59%) Riak
10 2 (1.06%) Big Data
10 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.53%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 30 (15.87%) Visual Studio
2 23 (12.17%) Grunt
3 21 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 18 (9.52%) Jenkins
5 17 (8.99%) gulp
6 16 (8.47%) Jasmine
7 15 (7.94%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (7.41%) JIRA
9 11 (5.82%) JUnit
10 10 (5.29%) Subversion
11 8 (4.23%) Selenium
12 4 (2.12%) Maven
12 4 (2.12%) Vagrant
13 2 (1.06%) Cucumber
13 2 (1.06%) Mockito
13 2 (1.06%) SoapUI
13 2 (1.06%) SpecFlow
13 2 (1.06%) TeamCity
13 2 (1.06%) TestNG
13 2 (1.06%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (5.82%) Back Office
2 9 (4.76%) Finance
3 7 (3.70%) Advertising
3 7 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 7 (3.70%) Publishing
4 3 (1.59%) Marketing
4 3 (1.59%) Retail
5 1 (0.53%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 157 (83.07%) Developer
2 100 (52.91%) .NET Developer
3 43 (22.75%) C# Developer
4 29 (15.34%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (14.81%) SQL Developer
6 23 (12.17%) ASP.NET Developer
7 20 (10.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (6.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 12 (6.35%) JavaScript Developer
9 10 (5.29%) Senior Developer
10 9 (4.76%) C# Software Developer
10 9 (4.76%) Java Developer
10 9 (4.76%) Software Developer
11 7 (3.70%) .NET Software Developer
11 7 (3.70%) Angular Developer
11 7 (3.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 7 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
11 7 (3.70%) Tester
12 6 (3.17%) SQL Server Developer
12 6 (3.17%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (80.42%) .NET
2 104 (55.03%) ASP.NET
3 66 (34.92%) CSS
4 58 (30.69%) .NET Framework
4 58 (30.69%) HTML
5 57 (30.16%) AngularJS
6 54 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 50 (26.46%) ASP.NET Web API
8 45 (23.81%) Entity Framework
9 31 (16.40%) jQuery
10 25 (13.23%) HTML5
11 22 (11.64%) CSS3
11 22 (11.64%) Web Services
12 18 (9.52%) Spring
13 17 (8.99%) Ajax
13 17 (8.99%) RESTful
14 16 (8.47%) LESS
14 16 (8.47%) REST
14 16 (8.47%) Sass
14 16 (8.47%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.76%) User Experience
2 7 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.17%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.59%) NHS
5 2 (1.06%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.53%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.53%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.53%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.53%) iPad
6 1 (0.53%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.53%) Replication
6 1 (0.53%) RIA
6 1 (0.53%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.94%) Linux
2 6 (3.17%) Apple iOS
3 5 (2.65%) Android
3 5 (2.65%) Windows
4 2 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.53%) CoreOS
5 1 (0.53%) Unix
5 1 (0.53%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (59.79%) MVC
2 83 (43.92%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (14.29%) TDD
4 21 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (10.05%) Scrum
6 17 (8.99%) Automated Testing
6 17 (8.99%) Software Engineering
7 14 (7.41%) OO
7 14 (7.41%) SOLID
8 13 (6.88%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (6.88%) Web Design
9 12 (6.35%) Configuration Management
9 12 (6.35%) DevOps
9 12 (6.35%) Open Source
9 12 (6.35%) Web Development
10 11 (5.82%) BDD
10 11 (5.82%) Front End Development
11 10 (5.29%) Mentoring
11 10 (5.29%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (4.76%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 72 (38.10%) JavaScript
2 62 (32.80%) SQL
3 22 (11.64%) Java
4 21 (11.11%) Python
5 20 (10.58%) Ruby
6 16 (8.47%) TypeScript
7 15 (7.94%) C++
7 15 (7.94%) Scala
8 12 (6.35%) T-SQL
9 10 (5.29%) PHP
10 7 (3.70%) VB
11 6 (3.17%) VB.NET
12 5 (2.65%) Bash Shell
13 4 (2.12%) Go
14 3 (1.59%) Apple Swift
14 3 (1.59%) VB6
15 2 (1.06%) C
15 2 (1.06%) Objective-C
15 2 (1.06%) PowerShell
15 2 (1.06%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (4.76%) Degree
2 6 (3.17%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (1.59%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.06%) ISEB
4 2 (1.06%) MCAD
4 2 (1.06%) MCSD
4 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.53%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.53%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.53%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.59%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (1.59%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (2.12%) Docker
2 1 (0.53%) HDFS
2 1 (0.53%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (2.65%) Puppet
2 4 (2.12%) Ansible
2 4 (2.12%) Nagios
2 4 (2.12%) Salt
2 4 (2.12%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.53%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 26 (13.76%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.99%) Google
3 15 (7.94%) Oracle
4 8 (4.23%) Sitecore
5 4 (2.12%) New Relic
5 4 (2.12%) Rackspace
5 4 (2.12%) SaltStack
5 4 (2.12%) Splunk
5 4 (2.12%) Xamarin
6 3 (1.59%) Sage
7 2 (1.06%) Alterian
7 2 (1.06%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.53%) Apple
8 1 (0.53%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.53%) Magma
8 1 (0.53%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.53%) SAP
8 1 (0.53%) VMware
8 1 (0.53%) Zend
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