Period
to 16 December 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 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#
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 29 17
Rank change year-on-year +17 -12 +1
Contract jobs citing C# 455 266 395
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 9.19% 6.01% 7.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.59% 15.97% 17.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 215 265
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £340 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% - -2.86%
10th Percentile £269 £266 £254
90th Percentile £488 £464 £456
England median daily rate £450 £445 £400
% change year-on-year +1.12% +11.25% -
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% -70.00%
England median hourly rate £43.00 £43.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year -1.71% +9.38% -

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 2,107 1,666 2,270
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 42.57% 37.62% 43.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,482 1,225 1,558
Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £281
90th Percentile £538 £538 £538
England median daily rate £475 £465 £425
% change year-on-year +2.15% +9.41% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 18 29
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.25 £40.00 £14.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.39% +169.09% -23.77%
10th Percentile £14.50 £18.73 £12.19
90th Percentile £46.00 £41.83 £47.50
England median hourly rate £42.19 £40.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year +5.48% +1.27% +5.33%

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 16 December 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 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
West Yorkshire +13 347 £375 +10.29% 215
South Yorkshire +21 72 £400 +17.65% 75
North Yorkshire +2 24 £350 +2.94% 54
East Yorkshire -9 2 £310 -11.43% 22
C#
England

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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for C#.

1 345 (75.82%) .NET
2 222 (48.79%) Agile Software Development
3 197 (43.30%) SQL Server
4 195 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 187 (41.10%) MVC
6 170 (37.36%) SQL
7 168 (36.92%) ASP.NET
8 134 (29.45%) AngularJS
9 111 (24.40%) CSS
10 103 (22.64%) HTML
11 102 (22.42%) ASP.NET MVC
12 98 (21.54%) jQuery
13 92 (20.22%) Microsoft
14 89 (19.56%) Test Automation
15 84 (18.46%) ASP.NET Web API
16 83 (18.24%) .NET Framework
17 81 (17.80%) Scrum
18 76 (16.70%) TDD
19 75 (16.48%) Java
20 71 (15.60%) E-Commerce
21 65 (14.29%) T-SQL
22 60 (13.19%) Microsoft Azure
23 56 (12.31%) React
24 54 (11.87%) Entity Framework
25 53 (11.65%) Vue.js
26 52 (11.43%) Web Development
27 51 (11.21%) Team Foundation Server
28 48 (10.55%) Selenium
29 45 (9.89%) Software Engineering
29 45 (9.89%) .NET Core

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 21 (4.62%) CMS
2 16 (3.52%) SharePoint
2 16 (3.52%) Sitecore CMS
3 9 (1.98%) Apache
3 9 (1.98%) Apache Spark
3 9 (1.98%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (1.76%) nginx
5 7 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (1.32%) Confluence
6 6 (1.32%) Umbraco
7 4 (0.88%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.66%) Anypoint
8 3 (0.66%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.44%) IIS
9 2 (0.44%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.22%) Kentico
10 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (2.42%) MS Visio
2 5 (1.10%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 60 (13.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (3.30%) GitHub
4 13 (2.86%) Heroku
5 7 (1.54%) Office 365
6 5 (1.10%) IaaS
6 5 (1.10%) PaaS
6 5 (1.10%) SaaS
7 4 (0.88%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.66%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.66%) Apigee
8 3 (0.66%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (0.66%) Boomi
8 3 (0.66%) Serverless
9 2 (0.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.44%) AWS CloudTrail
9 2 (0.44%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.44%) Sage Pay
9 2 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.88%) HTTP
1 4 (0.88%) SSL
1 4 (0.88%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.66%) 3G
2 3 (0.66%) 4G
2 3 (0.66%) Bluetooth
2 3 (0.66%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.44%) DNS
3 2 (0.44%) Internet
4 1 (0.22%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (43.30%) SQL Server
2 39 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 38 (8.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (4.18%) SQL Server 2016
5 14 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (3.08%) Power BI
6 11 (2.42%) Big Data
6 11 (2.42%) Hadoop
6 11 (2.42%) NoSQL
6 11 (2.42%) Oracle Database
7 10 (2.20%) MongoDB
8 9 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (1.54%) Apache Hive
9 7 (1.54%) HBase
10 6 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.10%) Relational Database
12 4 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (0.88%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.66%) MySQL
13 3 (0.66%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 51 (11.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 48 (10.55%) Selenium
3 34 (7.47%) Visual Studio
4 32 (7.03%) Git (software)
5 21 (4.62%) Jenkins
6 20 (4.40%) WebDriver
7 18 (3.96%) Cucumber
8 14 (3.08%) Octopus Deploy
9 12 (2.64%) webpack
10 10 (2.20%) gulp
11 9 (1.98%) JIRA
12 6 (1.32%) SoapUI
12 6 (1.32%) TeamCity
12 6 (1.32%) Visual Studio Team System
13 4 (0.88%) Ant
13 4 (0.88%) Gatling
13 4 (0.88%) IntelliJ
13 4 (0.88%) Protractor
13 4 (0.88%) Subversion
14 3 (0.66%) Mercurial
General
1 38 (8.35%) Finance
2 17 (3.74%) Retail
3 5 (1.10%) Law
4 3 (0.66%) Back Office
4 3 (0.66%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.44%) Automotive
5 2 (0.44%) Games
6 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.22%) Legal
6 1 (0.22%) Marketing
6 1 (0.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 355 (78.02%) Developer
2 186 (40.88%) .NET Developer
3 138 (30.33%) C# Developer
4 106 (23.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 57 (12.53%) Full Stack Developer
6 55 (12.09%) SQL Developer
7 46 (10.11%) Angular Developer
8 45 (9.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 40 (8.79%) ASP.NET Developer
10 37 (8.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 26 (5.71%) Tester
12 25 (5.49%) Analyst
13 24 (5.27%) Software Developer
14 23 (5.05%) Automation Tester
15 19 (4.18%) JavaScript Developer
16 17 (3.74%) Software Engineer
16 17 (3.74%) SQL Server Developer
17 16 (3.52%) Agile Developer
17 16 (3.52%) Senior Developer
18 15 (3.30%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 345 (75.82%) .NET
2 168 (36.92%) ASP.NET
3 134 (29.45%) AngularJS
4 111 (24.40%) CSS
5 103 (22.64%) HTML
6 102 (22.42%) ASP.NET MVC
7 98 (21.54%) jQuery
8 84 (18.46%) ASP.NET Web API
9 83 (18.24%) .NET Framework
10 56 (12.31%) React
11 54 (11.87%) Entity Framework
12 53 (11.65%) Vue.js
13 45 (9.89%) .NET Core
14 38 (8.35%) Web Services
15 35 (7.69%) Node.js
16 34 (7.47%) HTML5
17 28 (6.15%) CSS3
17 28 (6.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 26 (5.71%) XML
19 21 (4.62%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 42 (9.23%) Greenfield Project
2 30 (6.59%) User Experience
3 23 (5.05%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (2.42%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.10%) Algorithms
6 5 (1.10%) Data Structures
6 5 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (0.66%) BeagleBone
7 3 (0.66%) Data Centre
7 3 (0.66%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.22%) Fintech
8 1 (0.22%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.22%) Life Science
8 1 (0.22%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.22%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.22%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 17 (3.74%) Linux
2 14 (3.08%) Windows
3 5 (1.10%) Unix
4 4 (0.88%) Mac OS
4 4 (0.88%) Ubuntu
5 3 (0.66%) Android
6 1 (0.22%) CentOS
6 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (48.79%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (41.10%) MVC
3 89 (19.56%) Test Automation
4 81 (17.80%) Scrum
5 76 (16.70%) TDD
6 71 (15.60%) E-Commerce
7 52 (11.43%) Web Development
8 45 (9.89%) Software Engineering
9 44 (9.67%) OO
10 42 (9.23%) Microservices
11 35 (7.69%) BDD
12 31 (6.81%) OOP
13 30 (6.59%) Continuous Integration
14 28 (6.15%) DevOps
15 25 (5.49%) SDLC
16 22 (4.84%) ETL
17 19 (4.18%) SOA
17 19 (4.18%) SOLID
18 18 (3.96%) Continuous Improvement
18 18 (3.96%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 195 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 170 (37.36%) SQL
3 75 (16.48%) Java
4 65 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 41 (9.01%) Python
6 21 (4.62%) C++
7 15 (3.30%) Scala
8 9 (1.98%) PHP
8 9 (1.98%) PowerShell
8 9 (1.98%) Ruby
8 9 (1.98%) TypeScript
9 8 (1.76%) VBA
10 7 (1.54%) VB.NET
11 6 (1.32%) Perl
12 4 (0.88%) Apex Code
12 4 (0.88%) Groovy
12 4 (0.88%) Haskell
12 4 (0.88%) SOQL
13 3 (0.66%) Embedded C
13 3 (0.66%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (3.30%) Degree
2 12 (2.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (1.98%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.76%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.66%) MCITP
5 3 (0.66%) MCSE
5 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.66%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.22%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.08%) GDPR
2 8 (1.76%) QA
3 2 (0.44%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 21 (4.62%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (0.88%) Grafana
1 4 (0.88%) Kibana
1 4 (0.88%) Puppet
2 2 (0.44%) Ansible
2 2 (0.44%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 92 (20.22%) Microsoft
2 20 (4.40%) Sitecore
3 19 (4.18%) Oracle
4 6 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (1.32%) Xamarin
5 5 (1.10%) Adobe
5 5 (1.10%) Google
5 5 (1.10%) MapR
6 4 (0.88%) Nintex
7 3 (0.66%) Dell
7 3 (0.66%) IBM
7 3 (0.66%) Informatica
7 3 (0.66%) RedGate
7 3 (0.66%) Software AG
7 3 (0.66%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.44%) Telerik
9 1 (0.22%) Apple
9 1 (0.22%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.22%) SAP