Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 22 19
Rank change year-on-year +13 -3 -3
Contract jobs citing C# 347 202 249
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 10.18% 6.70% 7.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.06% 16.22% 16.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 164 154
West Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £340 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% +3.58% -6.21%
10th Percentile £307 £263 £227
90th Percentile £475 £464 £438
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £340 £340
% change year-on-year +10.29% - -2.86%
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% -70.00%
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £40.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year - +196.30% -70.00%

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 1,505 1,245 1,526
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 44.13% 41.28% 44.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,074 938 1,067
West Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +0.06% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £298 £279
90th Percentile £538 £538 £527
Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 12 8
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.28 £40.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.80% +201.89% -28.38%
10th Percentile £13.81 £40.00 £10.69
90th Percentile £34.75 £40.00 £30.63
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.25 £40.00 £14.87
% change year-on-year -49.39% +169.09% -23.77%

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 16 December 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 16 December 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 +11 231 £375 +10.29% 108
Bradford +8 37 £355 +4.41% 26
Huddersfield +5 25 £375 +15.38% 23
Wakefield +14 20 £303 +10.00% 11
Halifax +1 5 £700 +154.55% 9
Pontefract - 2 £335 - 2
C#
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 December 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#.

1 252 (72.62%) .NET
2 167 (48.13%) Agile Software Development
3 159 (45.82%) SQL Server
4 136 (39.19%) JavaScript
5 133 (38.33%) MVC
6 124 (35.73%) SQL
7 123 (35.45%) ASP.NET
8 110 (31.70%) AngularJS
9 83 (23.92%) CSS
10 80 (23.05%) ASP.NET MVC
11 77 (22.19%) Test Automation
12 68 (19.60%) Scrum
13 67 (19.31%) HTML
13 67 (19.31%) jQuery
13 67 (19.31%) .NET Framework
13 67 (19.31%) ASP.NET Web API
14 64 (18.44%) T-SQL
15 63 (18.16%) Microsoft
16 61 (17.58%) E-Commerce
17 58 (16.71%) Java
18 54 (15.56%) TDD
19 50 (14.41%) Vue.js
20 49 (14.12%) Team Foundation Server
21 48 (13.83%) Selenium
22 47 (13.54%) React
23 44 (12.68%) Software Engineering
24 41 (11.82%) Entity Framework
25 39 (11.24%) OO
26 38 (10.95%) Microservices
27 36 (10.37%) .NET Core

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 17 (4.90%) CMS
2 15 (4.32%) Sitecore CMS
3 12 (3.46%) SharePoint
4 9 (2.59%) Apache Spark
5 6 (1.73%) Apache
5 6 (1.73%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (1.73%) nginx
6 4 (1.15%) Confluence
6 4 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.15%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.86%) Anypoint
7 3 (0.86%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.58%) IIS
8 2 (0.58%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (3.17%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.15%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.29%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 33 (9.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (6.92%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.15%) Google Analytics
3 4 (1.15%) Office 365
4 3 (0.86%) Amazon S3
4 3 (0.86%) Apigee
4 3 (0.86%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (0.86%) Boomi
4 3 (0.86%) Serverless
5 2 (0.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.58%) AWS CloudTrail
5 2 (0.58%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (0.58%) GitHub
5 2 (0.58%) Sage Pay
5 2 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.29%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.29%) IaaS
6 1 (0.29%) PaaS
6 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.15%) HTTP
1 4 (1.15%) SSL
1 4 (1.15%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.86%) 3G
2 3 (0.86%) 4G
2 3 (0.86%) Bluetooth
2 3 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.58%) Internet
4 1 (0.29%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (45.82%) SQL Server
2 29 (8.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 28 (8.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (4.03%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (3.17%) Big Data
5 11 (3.17%) Hadoop
5 11 (3.17%) Oracle Database
6 10 (2.88%) MongoDB
7 9 (2.59%) NoSQL
7 9 (2.59%) SQL Server 2016
8 7 (2.02%) Apache Hive
8 7 (2.02%) HBase
8 7 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.15%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.15%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.86%) Power BI
11 3 (0.86%) QlikView
11 3 (0.86%) Redis
Development Applications
1 49 (14.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 48 (13.83%) Selenium
3 26 (7.49%) Git (software)
4 25 (7.20%) Visual Studio
5 21 (6.05%) Jenkins
6 20 (5.76%) WebDriver
7 18 (5.19%) Cucumber
8 14 (4.03%) Octopus Deploy
9 10 (2.88%) gulp
9 10 (2.88%) webpack
10 6 (1.73%) JIRA
10 6 (1.73%) SoapUI
10 6 (1.73%) TeamCity
10 6 (1.73%) Visual Studio Team System
11 4 (1.15%) Ant
11 4 (1.15%) Gatling
11 4 (1.15%) IntelliJ
11 4 (1.15%) Protractor
12 3 (0.86%) Jasmine
12 3 (0.86%) SpecFlow
General
1 21 (6.05%) Finance
2 12 (3.46%) Retail
3 5 (1.44%) Law
4 3 (0.86%) Back Office
4 3 (0.86%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.58%) Games
6 1 (0.29%) Automotive
6 1 (0.29%) Legal
6 1 (0.29%) Marketing
6 1 (0.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 252 (72.62%) Developer
2 128 (36.89%) .NET Developer
3 112 (32.28%) C# Developer
4 87 (25.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 44 (12.68%) Angular Developer
6 42 (12.10%) SQL Developer
7 38 (10.95%) Full Stack Developer
8 37 (10.66%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 32 (9.22%) ASP.NET Developer
9 32 (9.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 26 (7.49%) Tester
11 25 (7.20%) Analyst
12 23 (6.63%) Automation Tester
13 20 (5.76%) Software Developer
14 16 (4.61%) Software Engineer
15 15 (4.32%) Agile Tester
15 15 (4.32%) Selenium Automation Tester
15 15 (4.32%) Selenium Tester
16 14 (4.03%) SQL Server Developer
16 14 (4.03%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 252 (72.62%) .NET
2 123 (35.45%) ASP.NET
3 110 (31.70%) AngularJS
4 83 (23.92%) CSS
5 80 (23.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 67 (19.31%) .NET Framework
6 67 (19.31%) ASP.NET Web API
6 67 (19.31%) HTML
6 67 (19.31%) jQuery
7 50 (14.41%) Vue.js
8 47 (13.54%) React
9 41 (11.82%) Entity Framework
10 36 (10.37%) .NET Core
11 28 (8.07%) Web Services
12 25 (7.20%) CSS3
13 24 (6.92%) HTML5
14 20 (5.76%) XML
15 19 (5.48%) Node.js
16 18 (5.19%) Kafka
17 16 (4.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.65%) Greenfield Project
2 23 (6.63%) Enterprise Software
3 20 (5.76%) User Experience
4 13 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (2.59%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.44%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.15%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.15%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.86%) BeagleBone
8 3 (0.86%) Data Centre
8 3 (0.86%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.29%) Fintech
9 1 (0.29%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.29%) Life Science
9 1 (0.29%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.29%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 12 (3.46%) Linux
2 9 (2.59%) Windows
3 4 (1.15%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.58%) Android
5 1 (0.29%) CentOS
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (48.13%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (38.33%) MVC
3 77 (22.19%) Test Automation
4 68 (19.60%) Scrum
5 61 (17.58%) E-Commerce
6 54 (15.56%) TDD
7 44 (12.68%) Software Engineering
8 39 (11.24%) OO
9 38 (10.95%) Microservices
10 31 (8.93%) BDD
11 28 (8.07%) Web Development
12 26 (7.49%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (7.49%) OOP
13 21 (6.05%) ETL
14 19 (5.48%) SOLID
15 18 (5.19%) Continuous Improvement
15 18 (5.19%) Test Scripting
16 17 (4.90%) SDLC
17 15 (4.32%) Pair Programming
17 15 (4.32%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 136 (39.19%) JavaScript
2 124 (35.73%) SQL
3 64 (18.44%) T-SQL
4 58 (16.71%) Java
5 33 (9.51%) Python
6 19 (5.48%) C++
7 13 (3.75%) Scala
8 9 (2.59%) PowerShell
9 8 (2.31%) Ruby
9 8 (2.31%) VBA
10 6 (1.73%) Perl
11 5 (1.44%) PHP
12 4 (1.15%) Groovy
12 4 (1.15%) Haskell
12 4 (1.15%) TypeScript
13 3 (0.86%) Apex Code
13 3 (0.86%) C
13 3 (0.86%) Embedded C
13 3 (0.86%) SOQL
14 2 (0.58%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (3.46%) Degree
2 10 (2.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.86%) MCITP
3 3 (0.86%) MCSE
3 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.58%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.58%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.29%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.03%) GDPR
2 8 (2.31%) QA
3 2 (0.58%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (5.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.15%) Grafana
1 4 (1.15%) Kibana
1 4 (1.15%) Puppet
2 2 (0.58%) Ansible
2 2 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.29%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 63 (18.16%) Microsoft
2 19 (5.48%) Sitecore
3 15 (4.32%) Oracle
4 5 (1.44%) MapR
4 5 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (1.44%) Xamarin
5 4 (1.15%) Adobe
5 4 (1.15%) Google
5 4 (1.15%) Nintex
6 3 (0.86%) Dell
6 3 (0.86%) IBM
6 3 (0.86%) Informatica
6 3 (0.86%) RedGate
6 3 (0.86%) Software AG
6 3 (0.86%) TIBCO
7 2 (0.58%) Telerik
8 1 (0.29%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.29%) SAP