Period
to 13 June 2021

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 13 June 2021 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
13 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 43 38 23
Rank change year-on-year -5 -15 -13
Contract jobs citing C# 65 98 339
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.38% 5.00% 7.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.73% 13.80% 18.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 73 259
10th Percentile £249 £313 £285
25th Percentile £300 £323 £319
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £408 £375 £375
Median % change year-on-year +8.67% - +3.45%
75th Percentile £459 £414 £438
90th Percentile £508 £500 £538
England median daily rate £520 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +9.47% +5.56% +1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
England median hourly rate £45.00 £46.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +5.88%

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 606 710 1,868
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 31.50% 36.24% 42.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 516 1,280
10th Percentile £274 £313 £300
25th Percentile £363 £350 £355
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £425 £425
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
75th Percentile £530 £525 £500
90th Percentile £587 £600 £550
England median daily rate £500 £500 £480
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 20 38
10th Percentile £20.03 £12.63 £14.34
25th Percentile £21.50 £14.96 £16.04
Median hourly rate £25.75 £19.90 £20.91
Median % change year-on-year +29.40% -4.81% -47.74%
75th Percentile £26.50 £22.39 £31.25
90th Percentile £31.23 £24.03 £46.45
England median hourly rate £42.50 £43.25 £44.50
% change year-on-year -1.73% -2.81% +8.54%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for C# in Yorkshire

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing C# in Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for C# in Yorkshire

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing C# in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 13 June 2021.

Daily rate histogram for C# in Yorkshire

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing C# in Yorkshire.

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 13 June 2021. 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 0 44 £428 +14.00% 102
South Yorkshire 0 12 £303 -13.57% 54
North Yorkshire +10 6 £268 -33.13% 19
C#
England

For the 6 months to 13 June 2021, 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 52 (80.00%) .NET
2 35 (53.85%) SQL
3 31 (47.69%) Azure
4 25 (38.46%) MVC
5 24 (36.92%) JavaScript
5 24 (36.92%) SQL Server
6 21 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (27.69%) ASP.NET
7 18 (27.69%) .NET Core
8 15 (23.08%) HTML
9 13 (20.00%) CSS
9 13 (20.00%) .NET Framework
10 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET Web API
11 11 (16.92%) Java
11 11 (16.92%) Selenium
11 11 (16.92%) jQuery
12 10 (15.38%) DevOps
13 9 (13.85%) Microservices
13 9 (13.85%) Greenfield Project
13 9 (13.85%) Test Automation
13 9 (13.85%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (12.31%) Azure SQL Database
14 8 (12.31%) Software Testing
14 8 (12.31%) AngularJS
15 7 (10.77%) Test Strategy
15 7 (10.77%) JSON
15 7 (10.77%) MySQL
15 7 (10.77%) Visual Studio
15 7 (10.77%) Microsoft
16 6 (9.23%) Oracle

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 4 (6.15%) Mendix
2 3 (4.62%) Umbraco
3 2 (3.08%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) 3ds Max
1 1 (1.54%) Maya
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 31 (47.69%) Azure
2 4 (6.15%) Azure Storage
2 4 (6.15%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (4.62%) Azure Cosmos DB
3 3 (4.62%) Azure Data Factory
3 3 (4.62%) Azure Synapse Analytics
4 2 (3.08%) Microsoft 365
4 2 (3.08%) Power Platform
5 1 (1.54%) AWS
5 1 (1.54%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.54%) BrowserStack
5 1 (1.54%) GitHub
5 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (36.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.31%) Azure SQL Database
3 7 (10.77%) MySQL
4 5 (7.69%) Data Lake
5 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.62%) Delta Lake
6 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (3.08%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (3.08%) Power BI
7 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.54%) DB2
8 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (16.92%) Selenium
2 7 (10.77%) Visual Studio
3 6 (9.23%) SpecFlow
4 5 (7.69%) Postman
4 5 (7.69%) SoapUI
5 4 (6.15%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (1.54%) Appium
7 1 (1.54%) Katalon Studio
7 1 (1.54%) NUnit
7 1 (1.54%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.54%) Subversion
7 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (9.23%) Public Sector
2 5 (7.69%) Marketing
3 4 (6.15%) Finance
3 4 (6.15%) Social Skills
4 2 (3.08%) Retail
5 1 (1.54%) Games
5 1 (1.54%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 40 (61.54%) Developer
2 27 (41.54%) .NET Developer
3 12 (18.46%) C# Developer
4 8 (12.31%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (9.23%) SQL Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Data Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Test Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Architect
7 4 (6.15%) HTML CSS Developer
7 4 (6.15%) HTML Developer
7 4 (6.15%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.15%) Test Automation Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Applications Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Applications Support
9 2 (3.08%) QA Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (80.00%) .NET
2 18 (27.69%) .NET Core
2 18 (27.69%) ASP.NET
3 15 (23.08%) HTML
4 13 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 13 (20.00%) CSS
5 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (16.92%) jQuery
7 9 (13.85%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (12.31%) AngularJS
9 7 (10.77%) JSON
10 5 (7.69%) Web Services
11 4 (6.15%) Entity Framework
11 4 (6.15%) React
11 4 (6.15%) WinForms
12 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (4.62%) HTML5
12 3 (4.62%) WCF
13 2 (3.08%) Handlebars
13 2 (3.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (4.62%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (4.62%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.08%) NHS
4 1 (1.54%) PlayStation
4 1 (1.54%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.62%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.08%) Android
2 2 (3.08%) Windows
3 1 (1.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (38.46%) MVC
2 21 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (15.38%) DevOps
4 9 (13.85%) Microservices
4 9 (13.85%) Test Automation
5 8 (12.31%) Software Testing
6 7 (10.77%) Test Strategy
7 6 (9.23%) API Testing
8 5 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (7.69%) High Availability
8 5 (7.69%) Software Engineering
9 4 (6.15%) Coaching
9 4 (6.15%) Project Delivery
9 4 (6.15%) TDD
9 4 (6.15%) Web Application Development
10 3 (4.62%) Analytics
10 3 (4.62%) API Development
10 3 (4.62%) Data Management
10 3 (4.62%) MVVM
10 3 (4.62%) Requirements Gathering
Programming Languages
1 35 (53.85%) SQL
2 24 (36.92%) JavaScript
3 11 (16.92%) Java
4 4 (6.15%) Python
4 4 (6.15%) TypeScript
5 3 (4.62%) Scala
5 3 (4.62%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.62%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.08%) VB
6 2 (3.08%) XPath
7 1 (1.54%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.54%) C++
7 1 (1.54%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.54%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (1.54%) ISEB
1 1 (1.54%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.54%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (10.77%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.23%) Oracle
3 4 (6.15%) OutSystems
4 3 (4.62%) Databricks
5 2 (3.08%) Capita
5 2 (3.08%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.54%) Adobe