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 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 23 18
Rank change year-on-year +2 -5  
Contract jobs citing C# 104 137 165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 7.24% 6.68% 7.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.48% 14.50% 20.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 99 128
Median daily rate £330 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.53% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.63 £37.50 £39.28
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.51%  

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 631 945 818
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 43.94% 46.05% 38.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 657 571
Median daily rate £400 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 9
Median hourly rate £39.00 £14.88 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +162.18% -62.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.63 £13.75 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £16.09 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

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 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 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 -2 82 £325 -2.98% 64
Bradford +10 5 £320 -21.23% 9
Halifax +5 1 £400 +23.07% 4
Wakefield -1 1 £350 - 2
C#
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 (73.79%) .NET
2 115 (55.83%) MVC
3 114 (55.34%) Agile Software Development
4 107 (51.94%) ASP.NET
5 90 (43.69%) SQL Server
6 83 (40.29%) SQL
7 74 (35.92%) HTML
8 68 (33.01%) CSS
9 64 (31.07%) JavaScript
10 56 (27.18%) ASP.NET MVC
11 47 (22.82%) Scrum
12 44 (21.36%) .NET Framework
13 43 (20.87%) Git (software)
13 43 (20.87%) ASP.NET Web API
14 41 (19.90%) Test Automation
14 41 (19.90%) Continuous Integration
15 40 (19.42%) AngularJS
16 38 (18.45%) HTML5
17 37 (17.96%) T-SQL
18 36 (17.48%) CSS3
19 33 (16.02%) Visual Studio
19 33 (16.02%) Python
19 33 (16.02%) RESTful
20 32 (15.53%) Ruby
20 32 (15.53%) Ajax
20 32 (15.53%) Microsoft
20 32 (15.53%) Jenkins
21 31 (15.05%) Relational Database
21 31 (15.05%) jQuery
21 31 (15.05%) JIRA

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 29 (14.08%) Confluence
2 18 (8.74%) CMS
3 13 (6.31%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (2.91%) IIS
5 5 (2.43%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.94%) Apache Solr
6 4 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.94%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.94%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.49%) Drupal
8 1 (0.49%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.49%) Mule
8 1 (0.49%) Tornado
8 1 (0.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (2.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.46%) Sage 50
3 2 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.49%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.46%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (1.46%) IaaS
3 3 (1.46%) Loggly
3 3 (1.46%) Sumo Logic
4 2 (0.97%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.49%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.49%) GitHub
5 1 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 28 (13.59%) HTTP
2 6 (2.91%) Firewall
3 5 (2.43%) DHCP
3 5 (2.43%) DNS
3 5 (2.43%) Internet
3 5 (2.43%) LAN
3 5 (2.43%) VLAN
3 5 (2.43%) WAN
3 5 (2.43%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.49%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (43.69%) SQL Server
2 31 (15.05%) Relational Database
3 16 (7.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (6.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (6.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (5.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (3.40%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (2.91%) MongoDB
8 6 (2.91%) MS Access
8 6 (2.91%) NoSQL
8 6 (2.91%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.94%) Power BI
9 4 (1.94%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.46%) Riak
10 3 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.97%) Big Data
12 1 (0.49%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 43 (20.87%) Git (software)
2 33 (16.02%) Visual Studio
3 32 (15.53%) Jenkins
4 31 (15.05%) JIRA
5 28 (13.59%) Subversion
6 27 (13.11%) JUnit
7 22 (10.68%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (5.34%) Selenium
9 10 (4.85%) Grunt
10 8 (3.88%) gulp
11 7 (3.40%) Jasmine
12 6 (2.91%) SoapUI
13 5 (2.43%) WebDriver
14 4 (1.94%) Octopus Deploy
15 3 (1.46%) Maven
15 3 (1.46%) Vagrant
16 2 (0.97%) MSTest
16 2 (0.97%) TeamCity
17 1 (0.49%) JBehave
17 1 (0.49%) Mercurial
General
1 17 (8.25%) Finance
2 5 (2.43%) Advertising
2 5 (2.43%) Publishing
3 4 (1.94%) Back Office
3 4 (1.94%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.46%) Retail
5 1 (0.49%) Front Office
5 1 (0.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 170 (82.52%) Developer
2 106 (51.46%) .NET Developer
3 64 (31.07%) C# Developer
4 51 (24.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 36 (17.48%) ASP.NET Developer
6 33 (16.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 32 (15.53%) SQL Developer
8 20 (9.71%) Scala Developer
9 18 (8.74%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 16 (7.77%) Senior Developer
11 13 (6.31%) Java Developer
11 13 (6.31%) Senior .NET Developer
12 12 (5.83%) JavaScript Developer
12 12 (5.83%) Software Developer
13 11 (5.34%) C# Software Developer
14 10 (4.85%) Java Scala Developer
15 9 (4.37%) Sitecore Developer
15 9 (4.37%) Tester
16 8 (3.88%) Senior SQL Developer
16 8 (3.88%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (73.79%) .NET
2 107 (51.94%) ASP.NET
3 74 (35.92%) HTML
4 68 (33.01%) CSS
5 56 (27.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 44 (21.36%) .NET Framework
7 43 (20.87%) ASP.NET Web API
8 40 (19.42%) AngularJS
9 38 (18.45%) HTML5
10 36 (17.48%) CSS3
11 33 (16.02%) RESTful
12 32 (15.53%) Ajax
13 31 (15.05%) jQuery
13 31 (15.05%) REST
14 30 (14.56%) Spring
15 29 (14.08%) JSON
16 27 (13.11%) Django
16 27 (13.11%) Entity Framework
16 27 (13.11%) Guice
16 27 (13.11%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.74%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (5.34%) User Experience
3 9 (4.37%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.43%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.97%) iPad
6 2 (0.97%) NHS
6 2 (0.97%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.49%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.49%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.49%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.49%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.49%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.49%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 25 (12.14%) Linux
2 10 (4.85%) Windows
3 6 (2.91%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.43%) Android
5 1 (0.49%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (55.83%) MVC
2 114 (55.34%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (22.82%) Scrum
4 41 (19.90%) Continuous Integration
4 41 (19.90%) Test Automation
5 30 (14.56%) Configuration Management
6 27 (13.11%) Responsive Web Design
7 26 (12.62%) OWASP
7 26 (12.62%) Software Engineering
8 24 (11.65%) Open Source
8 24 (11.65%) Web Design
9 23 (11.17%) Web Development
10 22 (10.68%) TDD
11 16 (7.77%) E-Commerce
11 16 (7.77%) SOLID
12 13 (6.31%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (6.31%) OO
13 12 (5.83%) Mentoring
14 11 (5.34%) Front End Development
15 9 (4.37%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 83 (40.29%) SQL
2 64 (31.07%) JavaScript
3 37 (17.96%) T-SQL
4 33 (16.02%) Python
5 32 (15.53%) Ruby
6 30 (14.56%) Scala
7 19 (9.22%) Java
8 12 (5.83%) C++
9 7 (3.40%) TypeScript
9 7 (3.40%) VB.NET
10 6 (2.91%) PHP
11 5 (2.43%) Delphi
12 4 (1.94%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.94%) VB
13 3 (1.46%) Go
13 3 (1.46%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.97%) Apple Swift
14 2 (0.97%) C
14 2 (0.97%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.97%) VB6
Qualifications
1 17 (8.25%) Degree
2 7 (3.40%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.97%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.49%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.49%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.49%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (1.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.94%) Puppet
2 3 (1.46%) Ansible
2 3 (1.46%) Nagios
2 3 (1.46%) Prometheus
2 3 (1.46%) Salt
2 3 (1.46%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 32 (15.53%) Microsoft
2 30 (14.56%) Google
3 22 (10.68%) Sitecore
4 16 (7.77%) Oracle
5 6 (2.91%) Xamarin
6 4 (1.94%) SAP
7 3 (1.46%) New Relic
7 3 (1.46%) Rackspace
7 3 (1.46%) Sage
7 3 (1.46%) SaltStack
7 3 (1.46%) Splunk
8 2 (0.97%) Apple
9 1 (0.49%) Citrix
9 1 (0.49%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.49%) Magma
9 1 (0.49%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.49%) Zend
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Posted: 14 hours ago
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