Period
to 15 October 2018

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 15 October 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#
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 27 18
Rank change year-on-year +16 -9 +1
Contract jobs citing C# 448 251 432
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 9.10% 5.97% 7.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.72% 15.45% 17.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 197 297
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £340 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% - +1.49%
10th Percentile £269 £269 £254
90th Percentile £456 £438 £456
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £40.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +196.30% -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £39.60
% change year-on-year - +7.32% -1.00%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,162 1,625 2,481
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 43.92% 38.63% 44.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,497 1,184 1,681
Yorkshire median daily rate £403 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £300 £296 £290
90th Percentile £538 £525 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 7 31
Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.92 £22.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.25% +46.67% -34.35%
10th Percentile £14.38 £13.78 £12.75
90th Percentile £46.25 £41.35 £47.50
England median hourly rate £42.27 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.66% +6.67% +2.74%

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 15 October 2018.

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 15 October 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
West Yorkshire +15 389 £375 +10.70% 214
South Yorkshire -1 31 £300 -11.76% 61
North Yorkshire -2 18 £350 +3.32% 51
East Yorkshire -10 3 £425 +21.43% 33
C#
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for C#.

1 327 (72.99%) .NET
2 225 (50.22%) Agile Software Development
3 197 (43.97%) JavaScript
4 194 (43.30%) SQL Server
5 191 (42.63%) MVC
6 177 (39.51%) ASP.NET
7 158 (35.27%) SQL
8 139 (31.03%) AngularJS
9 123 (27.46%) ASP.NET Web API
10 117 (26.12%) ASP.NET MVC
11 111 (24.78%) CSS
12 103 (22.99%) HTML
13 94 (20.98%) Test Automation
14 93 (20.76%) Scrum
15 91 (20.31%) .NET Framework
16 84 (18.75%) TDD
17 82 (18.30%) jQuery
17 82 (18.30%) Java
18 76 (16.96%) E-Commerce
19 73 (16.29%) Microsoft
20 68 (15.18%) Entity Framework
21 65 (14.51%) Selenium
22 64 (14.29%) T-SQL
23 60 (13.39%) Vue.js
24 58 (12.95%) Team Foundation Server
25 52 (11.61%) Microsoft Azure
25 52 (11.61%) Microservices
26 51 (11.38%) React
26 51 (11.38%) Git (software)
26 51 (11.38%) BDD

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 19 (4.24%) CMS
2 13 (2.90%) Sitecore CMS
3 9 (2.01%) Apache
3 9 (2.01%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.79%) Apache Spark
4 8 (1.79%) nginx
5 6 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (1.34%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.12%) Confluence
7 4 (0.89%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.67%) Anypoint
8 3 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.45%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.22%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.22%) Kentico
10 1 (0.22%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.22%) SAS
10 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (1.34%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.22%) Epicor Tropos
1 1 (0.22%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.22%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.22%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 52 (11.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (4.91%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.34%) Google Analytics
3 6 (1.34%) npm
3 6 (1.34%) Office 365
3 6 (1.34%) SaaS
4 3 (0.67%) Boomi
5 2 (0.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.45%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.45%) AWS CloudTrail
5 2 (0.45%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (0.45%) GitHub
5 2 (0.45%) PaaS
5 2 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.22%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.22%) Amazon SageMaker
6 1 (0.22%) BrowserStack
6 1 (0.22%) IaaS
6 1 (0.22%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.34%) HTTP
1 6 (1.34%) SSL
1 6 (1.34%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.67%) 3G
2 3 (0.67%) 4G
2 3 (0.67%) Bluetooth
2 3 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.45%) DNS
3 2 (0.45%) FIX Connectivity
4 1 (0.22%) Broadband
4 1 (0.22%) Firewall
4 1 (0.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (43.30%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (4.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (3.35%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (3.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (2.46%) NoSQL
7 10 (2.23%) Big Data
7 10 (2.23%) MongoDB
8 9 (2.01%) SQL Server 2016
9 8 (1.79%) Hadoop
10 7 (1.56%) Apache Hive
10 7 (1.56%) HBase
10 7 (1.56%) MySQL
11 6 (1.34%) Oracle Database
11 6 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (1.34%) Relational Database
12 4 (0.89%) Data Lake
12 4 (0.89%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.67%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 65 (14.51%) Selenium
2 58 (12.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 51 (11.38%) Git (software)
4 42 (9.38%) Visual Studio
5 28 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
5 28 (6.25%) WebDriver
6 25 (5.58%) Cucumber
7 19 (4.24%) Jenkins
7 19 (4.24%) SpecFlow
8 16 (3.57%) webpack
9 11 (2.46%) JIRA
10 10 (2.23%) TeamCity
11 9 (2.01%) gulp
11 9 (2.01%) MSTest
11 9 (2.01%) NUnit
11 9 (2.01%) SoapUI
12 7 (1.56%) Ant
13 6 (1.34%) Gatling
13 6 (1.34%) IntelliJ
13 6 (1.34%) Protractor
General
1 40 (8.93%) Finance
2 20 (4.46%) Retail
3 9 (2.01%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.56%) Automotive
5 4 (0.89%) Law
5 4 (0.89%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.67%) Banking
7 2 (0.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 328 (73.21%) Developer
2 179 (39.96%) .NET Developer
3 150 (33.48%) C# Developer
4 116 (25.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 47 (10.49%) Angular Developer
5 47 (10.49%) ASP.NET Developer
6 46 (10.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 45 (10.04%) Full Stack Developer
8 42 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 42 (9.38%) SQL Developer
9 29 (6.47%) Tester
10 26 (5.80%) Analyst
10 26 (5.80%) Automation Tester
11 23 (5.13%) Software Developer
12 22 (4.91%) Software Engineer
13 21 (4.69%) Test Engineer
14 20 (4.46%) Test Analyst
15 19 (4.24%) Test Automation Engineer
16 18 (4.02%) Senior Developer
17 15 (3.35%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 327 (72.99%) .NET
2 177 (39.51%) ASP.NET
3 139 (31.03%) AngularJS
4 123 (27.46%) ASP.NET Web API
5 117 (26.12%) ASP.NET MVC
6 111 (24.78%) CSS
7 103 (22.99%) HTML
8 91 (20.31%) .NET Framework
9 82 (18.30%) jQuery
10 68 (15.18%) Entity Framework
11 60 (13.39%) Vue.js
12 51 (11.38%) React
13 42 (9.38%) .NET Core
14 37 (8.26%) Web Services
15 34 (7.59%) HTML5
16 29 (6.47%) CSS3
17 26 (5.80%) WCF
18 22 (4.91%) Node.js
19 20 (4.46%) WPF
20 19 (4.24%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 45 (10.04%) Greenfield Project
2 26 (5.80%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (4.91%) User Experience
4 15 (3.35%) Mobile App
5 12 (2.68%) Computer Science
6 8 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
7 7 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (1.56%) Management Information System
8 4 (0.89%) NHS
9 3 (0.67%) BeagleBone
9 3 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.45%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.45%) Equities
11 1 (0.22%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.22%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.22%) Life Science
11 1 (0.22%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.22%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.22%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (4.46%) Linux
1 20 (4.46%) Windows
2 6 (1.34%) Android
2 6 (1.34%) Apple iOS
2 6 (1.34%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.22%) CentOS
3 1 (0.22%) Kali Linux
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (50.22%) Agile Software Development
2 191 (42.63%) MVC
3 94 (20.98%) Test Automation
4 93 (20.76%) Scrum
5 84 (18.75%) TDD
6 76 (16.96%) E-Commerce
7 52 (11.61%) Microservices
8 51 (11.38%) BDD
9 50 (11.16%) Software Engineering
10 47 (10.49%) OO
11 40 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
12 39 (8.71%) Web Development
13 29 (6.47%) Test Scripting
14 27 (6.03%) OOP
14 27 (6.03%) SDLC
15 25 (5.58%) SDET
16 22 (4.91%) DevOps
17 21 (4.69%) SOLID
18 19 (4.24%) ETL
18 19 (4.24%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 197 (43.97%) JavaScript
2 158 (35.27%) SQL
3 82 (18.30%) Java
4 64 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 32 (7.14%) Python
6 17 (3.79%) PowerShell
7 16 (3.57%) C++
7 16 (3.57%) Scala
8 13 (2.90%) TypeScript
9 11 (2.46%) Ruby
10 8 (1.79%) Perl
10 8 (1.79%) PHP
10 8 (1.79%) VB
10 8 (1.79%) VB.NET
10 8 (1.79%) VBA
11 6 (1.34%) Groovy
11 6 (1.34%) Haskell
12 4 (0.89%) Apex Code
12 4 (0.89%) SOQL
13 3 (0.67%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (3.13%) Degree
2 12 (2.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.34%) ISEB
4 5 (1.12%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.45%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.45%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.45%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.22%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.22%) CISSP
7 1 (0.22%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (0.22%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.13%) QA
2 8 (1.79%) GDPR
3 2 (0.45%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 35 (7.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (1.56%) Puppet
2 6 (1.34%) Grafana
2 6 (1.34%) Kibana
3 2 (0.45%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.22%) Ansible
4 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 73 (16.29%) Microsoft
2 21 (4.69%) Sitecore
3 16 (3.57%) Oracle
4 8 (1.79%) Google
5 7 (1.56%) Xamarin
6 6 (1.34%) Adobe
7 5 (1.12%) MapR
7 5 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (0.89%) MuleSoft
8 4 (0.89%) webMethods
9 3 (0.67%) Apigee
9 3 (0.67%) Dell
9 3 (0.67%) IBM
9 3 (0.67%) Informatica
9 3 (0.67%) Nintex
9 3 (0.67%) Software AG
9 3 (0.67%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.45%) SAP
10 2 (0.45%) Telerik
11 1 (0.22%) Epicor