Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 21 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#
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 16 18
Rank change year-on-year -13 +2 -6
Contract jobs citing C# 262 427 497
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.89% 7.91% 8.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.60% 18.23% 21.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 292 352
Yorkshire median daily rate £340 £340 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.37% +4.23%
10th Percentile £269 £265 £285
90th Percentile £450 £450 £510
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +196.30% -70.00% +153.52%
England median hourly rate £44.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +6.67%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1679 2342 2355
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 37.76% 43.39% 38.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1236 1590 1591
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.68% +9.23%
10th Percentile £296 £282 £263
90th Percentile £525 £538 £513
England median daily rate £460 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 29 36
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £14.87 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +169.09% -24.73% -21.00%
10th Percentile £16.03 £12.95 £11.13
90th Percentile £41.61 £47.50 £46.25
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.45
% change year-on-year +6.67% +0.13% +22.79%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing C# as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Yorkshire

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing C# in Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Yorkshire

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Yorkshire

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Yorkshire

C#
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
West Yorkshire -6 202 £340 +4.13% 105
South Yorkshire -24 32 £340 -9.33% 34
North Yorkshire -10 17 £340 -9.33% 19
East Yorkshire - 15 £350 - 8
C#
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for C#.

1 195 (74.43%) .NET
2 139 (53.05%) ASP.NET
3 125 (47.71%) SQL Server
4 119 (45.42%) MVC
5 116 (44.27%) Agile Software Development
6 115 (43.89%) SQL
7 80 (30.53%) JavaScript
8 73 (27.86%) Microsoft
8 73 (27.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 66 (25.19%) HTML
10 61 (23.28%) Scrum
11 60 (22.90%) CSS
12 56 (21.37%) ASP.NET Web API
13 49 (18.70%) T-SQL
14 45 (17.18%) .NET Framework
14 45 (17.18%) Test Automation
15 43 (16.41%) Java
16 42 (16.03%) TDD
17 40 (15.27%) Git (software)
18 38 (14.50%) Software Engineering
19 37 (14.12%) Continuous Integration
20 35 (13.36%) HTML5
20 35 (13.36%) AngularJS
21 34 (12.98%) jQuery
22 33 (12.60%) E-Commerce
23 32 (12.21%) Python
23 32 (12.21%) Web Development
24 30 (11.45%) Ajax
24 30 (11.45%) SQL Server 2008
25 29 (11.07%) CMS

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (11.07%) CMS
2 18 (6.87%) Sitecore CMS
3 15 (5.73%) Confluence
4 10 (3.82%) Apache Solr
4 10 (3.82%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (3.44%) Umbraco
6 8 (3.05%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.29%) Kentico
7 6 (2.29%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (1.91%) EPiServer
9 4 (1.53%) Cloud Foundry
9 4 (1.53%) IIS
10 3 (1.15%) Apache Spark
10 3 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.76%) nginx
12 1 (0.38%) Apache
12 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (1.91%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.67%) Dynamics AX
1 7 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.53%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (5.73%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.67%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (1.53%) PaaS
5 3 (1.15%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.15%) IaaS
5 3 (1.15%) Loggly
5 3 (1.15%) Serverless
5 3 (1.15%) Sumo Logic
6 2 (0.76%) Google Play
7 1 (0.38%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.34%) HTTP
2 1 (0.38%) Internet
2 1 (0.38%) SSL
2 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (47.71%) SQL Server
2 30 (11.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (9.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (6.49%) NoSQL
5 14 (5.34%) MongoDB
6 12 (4.58%) Relational Database
7 11 (4.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (3.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (2.67%) Big Data
10 6 (2.29%) MySQL
10 6 (2.29%) Power BI
11 3 (1.15%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.15%) Redis
12 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2014
13 1 (0.38%) DocumentDB
13 1 (0.38%) MS Access
13 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2016
13 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 40 (15.27%) Git (software)
2 27 (10.31%) Visual Studio
3 26 (9.92%) Selenium
4 25 (9.54%) Jenkins
5 21 (8.02%) Subversion
6 19 (7.25%) SoapUI
7 17 (6.49%) JIRA
8 14 (5.34%) JUnit
9 11 (4.20%) Octopus Deploy
10 9 (3.44%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (3.05%) Cucumber
11 8 (3.05%) TeamCity
12 6 (2.29%) SpecFlow
12 6 (2.29%) WebDriver
12 6 (2.29%) YouTrack
13 5 (1.91%) ReSharper
13 5 (1.91%) Vagrant
14 4 (1.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (1.53%) gulp
14 4 (1.53%) HP UFT
General
1 27 (10.31%) Finance
2 8 (3.05%) Advertising
3 5 (1.91%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.53%) Retail
5 3 (1.15%) Games
5 3 (1.15%) Marketing
6 2 (0.76%) Automotive
7 1 (0.38%) Front Office
7 1 (0.38%) Law
7 1 (0.38%) Legal
7 1 (0.38%) Military
7 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 201 (76.72%) Developer
2 134 (51.15%) .NET Developer
3 91 (34.73%) C# Developer
4 76 (29.01%) C# .NET Developer
5 57 (21.76%) ASP.NET Developer
6 46 (17.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 41 (15.65%) SQL Developer
8 33 (12.60%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 26 (9.92%) Senior Developer
10 24 (9.16%) Senior .NET Developer
11 21 (8.02%) Tester
12 17 (6.49%) Lead Developer
13 15 (5.73%) Full Stack Developer
13 15 (5.73%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 15 (5.73%) Senior C# Developer
14 14 (5.34%) Lead .NET Developer
14 14 (5.34%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 14 (5.34%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
15 12 (4.58%) Automation Tester
16 11 (4.20%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (74.43%) .NET
2 139 (53.05%) ASP.NET
3 73 (27.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 66 (25.19%) HTML
5 60 (22.90%) CSS
6 56 (21.37%) ASP.NET Web API
7 45 (17.18%) .NET Framework
8 35 (13.36%) AngularJS
8 35 (13.36%) HTML5
9 34 (12.98%) jQuery
10 30 (11.45%) Ajax
11 29 (11.07%) CSS3
11 29 (11.07%) Entity Framework
12 28 (10.69%) RESTful
13 27 (10.31%) Web Services
14 22 (8.40%) WCF
15 21 (8.02%) REST
16 19 (7.25%) KnockoutJS
16 19 (7.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 17 (6.49%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.02%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (6.49%) Greenfield Project
3 14 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.82%) User Experience
5 9 (3.44%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.53%) iPad
7 2 (0.76%) NHS
8 1 (0.38%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.38%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.38%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.58%) Linux
2 11 (4.20%) Windows
3 4 (1.53%) Android
3 4 (1.53%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.15%) MVS
5 2 (0.76%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.38%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (45.42%) MVC
2 116 (44.27%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (23.28%) Scrum
4 45 (17.18%) Test Automation
5 42 (16.03%) TDD
6 38 (14.50%) Software Engineering
7 37 (14.12%) Continuous Integration
8 33 (12.60%) E-Commerce
9 32 (12.21%) Web Development
10 22 (8.40%) Microservices
11 21 (8.02%) SOA
12 19 (7.25%) OOP
13 18 (6.87%) BDD
13 18 (6.87%) Front End Development
14 17 (6.49%) DevOps
15 16 (6.11%) Pair Programming
15 16 (6.11%) Test Scripting
15 16 (6.11%) Unit Testing
16 14 (5.34%) Open Source
16 14 (5.34%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 115 (43.89%) SQL
2 80 (30.53%) JavaScript
3 49 (18.70%) T-SQL
4 43 (16.41%) Java
5 32 (12.21%) Python
6 27 (10.31%) Ruby
7 20 (7.63%) Scala
8 15 (5.73%) C++
9 13 (4.96%) VB.NET
10 7 (2.67%) Go
11 6 (2.29%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.91%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.53%) Groovy
13 4 (1.53%) VB
13 4 (1.53%) VBScript
13 4 (1.53%) X++
14 3 (1.15%) PHP
14 3 (1.15%) VB6
15 2 (0.76%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (4.20%) Degree
2 3 (1.15%) ISTQB
2 3 (1.15%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.20%) QA
2 3 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.38%) WCAG
System Software
1 13 (4.96%) Docker
2 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (3.05%) Ansible
2 6 (2.29%) Kubernetes
3 5 (1.91%) Terraform
4 4 (1.53%) Puppet
5 3 (1.15%) Nagios
5 3 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.15%) Prometheus
5 3 (1.15%) Rancher
5 3 (1.15%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 73 (27.86%) Microsoft
2 24 (9.16%) Sitecore
3 19 (7.25%) Google
4 9 (3.44%) Oracle
5 5 (1.91%) DevExpress
5 5 (1.91%) Telerik
6 4 (1.53%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.15%) New Relic
7 3 (1.15%) Rackspace
7 3 (1.15%) SAP
7 3 (1.15%) Splunk
8 2 (0.76%) Apple
9 1 (0.38%) Twitter