Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 24 21
Rank change year-on-year +14 -3 -1
Contract jobs citing C# 485 291 432
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 9.88% 6.87% 7.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.83% 16.86% 16.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 218 305
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £340 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% -1.45% +4.55%
10th Percentile £273 £263 £278
90th Percentile £449 £425 £450
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £38.50 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +327.78% -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year - +11.84% -5.00%

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 2,222 1,726 2,602
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 45.28% 40.77% 45.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,536 1,232 1,815
Yorkshire median daily rate £401 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.13% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £300 £285 £291
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 44 11 37
Yorkshire median hourly rate £33.50 £39.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.10% +151.61% -55.71%
10th Percentile £14.64 £20.75 £12.40
90th Percentile £45.35 £43.75 £44.50
England median hourly rate £41.53 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.83% +6.67% +4.17%

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 August 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 21 August 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 +17 418 £375 +11.52% 177
South Yorkshire -18 30 £300 -11.76% 36
North Yorkshire -4 27 £375 +7.14% 30
East Yorkshire -11 3 £425 +21.43% 14
C#
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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#.

1 367 (75.67%) .NET
2 249 (51.34%) Agile Software Development
3 220 (45.36%) ASP.NET
4 217 (44.74%) MVC
5 214 (44.12%) SQL Server
6 199 (41.03%) JavaScript
7 184 (37.94%) SQL
8 140 (28.87%) AngularJS
8 140 (28.87%) ASP.NET Web API
9 138 (28.45%) ASP.NET MVC
10 124 (25.57%) CSS
11 117 (24.12%) HTML
12 108 (22.27%) Scrum
13 107 (22.06%) Test Automation
14 91 (18.76%) .NET Framework
15 89 (18.35%) Microsoft
16 85 (17.53%) TDD
17 80 (16.49%) jQuery
18 77 (15.88%) Java
19 74 (15.26%) Selenium
20 66 (13.61%) Entity Framework
21 65 (13.40%) E-Commerce
22 64 (13.20%) T-SQL
23 60 (12.37%) Team Foundation Server
24 59 (12.16%) OO
25 56 (11.55%) Git (software)
26 53 (10.93%) Microsoft Azure
27 52 (10.72%) Vue.js
27 52 (10.72%) Microservices
28 51 (10.52%) Continuous Integration

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 24 (4.95%) CMS
2 11 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
3 10 (2.06%) Umbraco
4 8 (1.65%) Apache
4 8 (1.65%) Apache Spark
4 8 (1.65%) nginx
5 6 (1.24%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (1.03%) EPiServer
6 5 (1.03%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.62%) Anypoint
7 3 (0.62%) Confluence
7 3 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.41%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.41%) SAS
9 1 (0.21%) IIS
9 1 (0.21%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (1.03%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.62%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.21%) Epicor Tropos
1 1 (0.21%) Maximo
1 1 (0.21%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.21%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 53 (10.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (4.54%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.65%) SaaS
4 7 (1.44%) npm
5 6 (1.24%) Google Analytics
6 4 (0.82%) Office 365
7 3 (0.62%) Boomi
8 2 (0.41%) BrowserStack
8 2 (0.41%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.41%) GitHub
8 2 (0.41%) PaaS
9 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.09%) HTTP
2 6 (1.24%) SSL
2 6 (1.24%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.41%) DNS
3 2 (0.41%) FIX Connectivity
4 1 (0.21%) AMQP
4 1 (0.21%) Firewall
4 1 (0.21%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 214 (44.12%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (3.51%) NoSQL
3 17 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (2.27%) Big Data
5 11 (2.27%) MySQL
5 11 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (2.06%) MongoDB
6 10 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (1.65%) SQL Server 2016
8 7 (1.44%) Apache Hive
8 7 (1.44%) Hadoop
8 7 (1.44%) HBase
8 7 (1.44%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.82%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.62%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.41%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 74 (15.26%) Selenium
2 60 (12.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 56 (11.55%) Git (software)
4 50 (10.31%) Visual Studio
5 32 (6.60%) Octopus Deploy
6 28 (5.77%) WebDriver
7 25 (5.15%) Cucumber
8 24 (4.95%) SpecFlow
9 20 (4.12%) Jenkins
9 20 (4.12%) SoapUI
10 13 (2.68%) TeamCity
10 13 (2.68%) webpack
11 10 (2.06%) NUnit
12 9 (1.86%) JIRA
12 9 (1.86%) MSTest
13 7 (1.44%) Ant
13 7 (1.44%) JMeter
13 7 (1.44%) Protractor
14 6 (1.24%) Gatling
14 6 (1.24%) gulp
General
1 38 (7.84%) Finance
2 21 (4.33%) Retail
3 10 (2.06%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.44%) Automotive
5 6 (1.24%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.03%) Law
7 4 (0.82%) Advertising
8 3 (0.62%) Banking
9 1 (0.21%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 342 (70.52%) Developer
2 191 (39.38%) .NET Developer
3 161 (33.20%) C# Developer
4 122 (25.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 55 (11.34%) ASP.NET Developer
6 52 (10.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 51 (10.52%) Angular Developer
8 45 (9.28%) Full Stack Developer
9 39 (8.04%) SQL Developer
10 38 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 36 (7.42%) Tester
12 33 (6.80%) Analyst
13 28 (5.77%) Automation Tester
14 26 (5.36%) Test Analyst
15 23 (4.74%) Sitecore Developer
16 22 (4.54%) Software Developer
17 19 (3.92%) Test Engineer
18 18 (3.71%) Test Automation Engineer
19 17 (3.51%) Senior Developer
19 17 (3.51%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 367 (75.67%) .NET
2 220 (45.36%) ASP.NET
3 140 (28.87%) AngularJS
3 140 (28.87%) ASP.NET Web API
4 138 (28.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 124 (25.57%) CSS
6 117 (24.12%) HTML
7 91 (18.76%) .NET Framework
8 80 (16.49%) jQuery
9 66 (13.61%) Entity Framework
10 52 (10.72%) Vue.js
11 44 (9.07%) React
12 38 (7.84%) HTML5
13 37 (7.63%) CSS3
14 35 (7.22%) Web Services
15 29 (5.98%) WPF
16 28 (5.77%) .NET Core
16 28 (5.77%) WCF
17 24 (4.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 22 (4.54%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 43 (8.87%) Greenfield Project
2 37 (7.63%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
4 14 (2.89%) Mobile App
5 13 (2.68%) User Experience
6 9 (1.86%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.24%) Management Information System
8 4 (0.82%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (0.82%) NHS
9 3 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (0.62%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.41%) Equities
11 1 (0.21%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.21%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.21%) Life Science
11 1 (0.21%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.21%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (4.54%) Windows
2 16 (3.30%) Linux
3 6 (1.24%) Android
3 6 (1.24%) Apple iOS
3 6 (1.24%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.41%) Kali Linux
4 2 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (51.34%) Agile Software Development
2 217 (44.74%) MVC
3 108 (22.27%) Scrum
4 107 (22.06%) Test Automation
5 85 (17.53%) TDD
6 65 (13.40%) E-Commerce
7 59 (12.16%) OO
8 52 (10.72%) Microservices
9 51 (10.52%) Continuous Integration
10 50 (10.31%) BDD
10 50 (10.31%) Web Development
11 45 (9.28%) Software Engineering
12 38 (7.84%) Test Scripting
13 35 (7.22%) SOLID
14 28 (5.77%) OOP
15 27 (5.57%) SDET
15 27 (5.57%) SDLC
16 23 (4.74%) API Testing
16 23 (4.74%) Unit Testing
17 21 (4.33%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 199 (41.03%) JavaScript
2 184 (37.94%) SQL
3 77 (15.88%) Java
4 64 (13.20%) T-SQL
5 24 (4.95%) Python
6 19 (3.92%) VB.NET
7 16 (3.30%) PowerShell
8 15 (3.09%) C++
9 14 (2.89%) Scala
9 14 (2.89%) TypeScript
10 12 (2.47%) VB
11 10 (2.06%) Ruby
12 7 (1.44%) Perl
13 6 (1.24%) Groovy
13 6 (1.24%) Haskell
13 6 (1.24%) VBA
14 2 (0.41%) PHP
14 2 (0.41%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.41%) VBScript
15 1 (0.21%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (1.86%) Degree
2 8 (1.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.24%) ISEB
4 5 (1.03%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.62%) BC Cleared
5 3 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.41%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.21%) CISSP
7 1 (0.21%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.21%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.21%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.36%) QA
2 8 (1.65%) GDPR
3 2 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 30 (6.19%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (1.44%) Puppet
2 6 (1.24%) Grafana
2 6 (1.24%) Kibana
3 4 (0.82%) Ansible
4 2 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 89 (18.35%) Microsoft
2 26 (5.36%) Sitecore
3 10 (2.06%) Oracle
4 9 (1.86%) Google
5 6 (1.24%) Adobe
6 5 (1.03%) MapR
7 4 (0.82%) MuleSoft
7 4 (0.82%) webMethods
7 4 (0.82%) Xamarin
8 3 (0.62%) Apigee
8 3 (0.62%) Dell
8 3 (0.62%) IBM
8 3 (0.62%) Informatica
8 3 (0.62%) Software AG
8 3 (0.62%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.41%) Capita
9 2 (0.41%) SAP
9 2 (0.41%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.21%) ConnectWise
10 1 (0.21%) Tableau