Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 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#
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 18 18
Rank change year-on-year -7 0 -6
Contract jobs citing C# 200 277 395
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 6.59% 7.74% 8.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.95% 17.32% 22.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 177 282
West Yorkshire median daily rate £340 £327 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.13% -2.54% +3.08%
10th Percentile £266 £229 £282
90th Percentile £459 £438 £512
Yorkshire median daily rate £340 £340 £339
% change year-on-year - +0.37% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +196.30% -70.00% -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +196.30% -70.00% +153.52%

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 1254 1599 1776
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 41.33% 44.69% 39.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 946 1113 1195
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.96% +8.00%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £269
90th Percentile £525 £525 £513
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £358
% change year-on-year - +11.89% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 27
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +196.30% -30.77% -40.00%
10th Percentile £35.50 £12.90 £12.98
90th Percentile £40.20 £32.50 £47.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £14.87 £19.50
% change year-on-year +169.09% -23.77% -22.00%

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 24 November 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 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 24 November 2017. 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 -4 169 £340 -2.86% 72
Bradford +5 9 £340 +13.33% 11
Wakefield -5 5 £275 +37.50% 7
Huddersfield 0 2 £325 -8.45% 6
Wetherby 0 1 £300 - 2
C#
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for C#.

1 139 (69.50%) .NET
2 104 (52.00%) ASP.NET
3 99 (49.50%) Agile Software Development
4 91 (45.50%) MVC
4 91 (45.50%) SQL Server
5 84 (42.00%) SQL
6 68 (34.00%) JavaScript
7 60 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 57 (28.50%) Scrum
9 53 (26.50%) HTML
10 50 (25.00%) CSS
10 50 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 43 (21.50%) T-SQL
12 42 (21.00%) Java
13 37 (18.50%) Microsoft
14 35 (17.50%) Test Automation
15 34 (17.00%) TDD
16 33 (16.50%) E-Commerce
17 32 (16.00%) Git (software)
18 31 (15.50%) .NET Framework
18 31 (15.50%) AngularJS
19 29 (14.50%) Continuous Integration
19 29 (14.50%) Software Engineering
20 28 (14.00%) HTML5
21 27 (13.50%) Web Development
22 26 (13.00%) jQuery
22 26 (13.00%) Python
23 25 (12.50%) CMS
23 25 (12.50%) Ruby
23 25 (12.50%) Ajax

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 25 (12.50%) CMS
2 18 (9.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 10 (5.00%) Apache Solr
3 10 (5.00%) Confluence
3 10 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (4.50%) Umbraco
5 7 (3.50%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (2.00%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (2.00%) Kentico
8 3 (1.50%) Apache Spark
8 3 (1.50%) IIS
9 2 (1.00%) EPiServer
9 2 (1.00%) nginx
10 1 (0.50%) Apache
10 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (2.50%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (3.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.00%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (1.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.00%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (7.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.00%) Dynamics 365
2 4 (2.00%) PaaS
3 3 (1.50%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (1.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (1.50%) IaaS
3 3 (1.50%) Loggly
3 3 (1.50%) Serverless
3 3 (1.50%) Sumo Logic
4 2 (1.00%) Google Play
5 1 (0.50%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.00%) HTTP
2 1 (0.50%) Internet
2 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (45.50%) SQL Server
2 25 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 21 (10.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (8.00%) NoSQL
5 13 (6.50%) MongoDB
6 8 (4.00%) Relational Database
7 7 (3.50%) Big Data
8 6 (3.00%) MySQL
9 3 (1.50%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.50%) Redis
10 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.50%) DocumentDB
11 1 (0.50%) MS Access
11 1 (0.50%) Power BI
11 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 32 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 23 (11.50%) Selenium
3 22 (11.00%) Visual Studio
4 21 (10.50%) Jenkins
5 19 (9.50%) SoapUI
6 13 (6.50%) Subversion
7 12 (6.00%) Octopus Deploy
8 11 (5.50%) JIRA
9 10 (5.00%) JUnit
10 8 (4.00%) Cucumber
11 7 (3.50%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (2.50%) TeamCity
12 5 (2.50%) Vagrant
13 4 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (2.00%) GoCD
13 4 (2.00%) HP UFT
13 4 (2.00%) Travis CI
13 4 (2.00%) WebDriver
14 3 (1.50%) Gerrit
14 3 (1.50%) Maven
General
1 19 (9.50%) Finance
2 5 (2.50%) Games
3 4 (2.00%) Retail
4 3 (1.50%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.50%) Marketing
5 2 (1.00%) Advertising
6 1 (0.50%) Front Office
6 1 (0.50%) Legal
6 1 (0.50%) Military
6 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 148 (74.00%) Developer
2 98 (49.00%) .NET Developer
3 70 (35.00%) C# Developer
4 60 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 35 (17.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 32 (16.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 26 (13.00%) SQL Developer
8 21 (10.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 18 (9.00%) Lead Developer
10 17 (8.50%) Senior Developer
10 17 (8.50%) Tester
11 15 (7.50%) Senior .NET Developer
12 14 (7.00%) Lead .NET Developer
13 12 (6.00%) Full Stack Developer
14 10 (5.00%) Architect
15 9 (4.50%) JavaScript Developer
15 9 (4.50%) Scala Developer
15 9 (4.50%) Software Developer
16 8 (4.00%) Automation Tester
16 8 (4.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (69.50%) .NET
2 104 (52.00%) ASP.NET
3 60 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 53 (26.50%) HTML
5 50 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 50 (25.00%) CSS
6 31 (15.50%) .NET Framework
6 31 (15.50%) AngularJS
7 28 (14.00%) HTML5
8 26 (13.00%) jQuery
9 25 (12.50%) Ajax
10 24 (12.00%) CSS3
10 24 (12.00%) RESTful
11 21 (10.50%) Web Services
12 17 (8.50%) KnockoutJS
12 17 (8.50%) Node.js
12 17 (8.50%) REST
13 15 (7.50%) Entity Framework
13 15 (7.50%) SOAP
13 15 (7.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (6.50%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (4.50%) User Experience
5 5 (2.50%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.00%) iPad
7 1 (0.50%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.50%) NHS
7 1 (0.50%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.00%) Linux
1 8 (4.00%) Windows
2 4 (2.00%) Android
2 4 (2.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (49.50%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (45.50%) MVC
3 57 (28.50%) Scrum
4 35 (17.50%) Test Automation
5 34 (17.00%) TDD
6 33 (16.50%) E-Commerce
7 29 (14.50%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (14.50%) Software Engineering
8 27 (13.50%) Web Development
9 25 (12.50%) Microservices
10 22 (11.00%) SOA
11 17 (8.50%) DevOps
11 17 (8.50%) Front End Development
11 17 (8.50%) OOP
12 14 (7.00%) SOLID
12 14 (7.00%) Test Scripting
13 10 (5.00%) BDD
13 10 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (5.00%) Open Source
13 10 (5.00%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 84 (42.00%) SQL
2 68 (34.00%) JavaScript
3 43 (21.50%) T-SQL
4 42 (21.00%) Java
5 26 (13.00%) Python
6 25 (12.50%) Ruby
7 16 (8.00%) Scala
8 15 (7.50%) C++
9 10 (5.00%) VB.NET
10 7 (3.50%) Go
11 6 (3.00%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.50%) PowerShell
13 4 (2.00%) Groovy
13 4 (2.00%) VBScript
14 3 (1.50%) PHP
14 3 (1.50%) VB
15 2 (1.00%) Apple Swift
15 2 (1.00%) Objective-C
15 2 (1.00%) PL/SQL
15 2 (1.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (5.50%) Degree
2 2 (1.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.50%) QA
2 3 (1.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.50%) WCAG
System Software
1 13 (6.50%) Docker
2 1 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (4.00%) Ansible
2 6 (3.00%) Kubernetes
3 5 (2.50%) Terraform
4 4 (2.00%) Puppet
5 3 (1.50%) Nagios
5 3 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.50%) Prometheus
5 3 (1.50%) Rancher
5 3 (1.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 37 (18.50%) Microsoft
2 24 (12.00%) Sitecore
3 15 (7.50%) Google
4 8 (4.00%) Oracle
5 5 (2.50%) Telerik
6 3 (1.50%) New Relic
6 3 (1.50%) Rackspace
6 3 (1.50%) SAP
6 3 (1.50%) Splunk
6 3 (1.50%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.00%) Apple
7 2 (1.00%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.50%) Twitter