Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 21 20
Rank change year-on-year +10 -1 -4
Contract jobs citing C# 482 307 433
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 9.89% 7.40% 7.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.26% 17.11% 17.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 223 302
Yorkshire median daily rate £365 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.35% -2.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £275 £252 £276
90th Percentile £450 £425 £475
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Yorkshire median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.51% +311.11% -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year - +9.68% -0.64%

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 2,165 1,794 2,443
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 44.41% 43.23% 43.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,498 1,227 1,684
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +15.67%
10th Percentile £300 £282 £281
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 45 17 37
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +77.78% +7.14% -40.00%
10th Percentile £18.25 £16.15 £12.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £43.00 £42.25
England median hourly rate £41.50 £41.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year - +7.79% +10.00%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +15 420 £365 +8.15% 168
North Yorkshire -5 26 £375 +7.14% 44
South Yorkshire -13 26 £306 -9.93% 42
East Yorkshire -5 7 £425 +21.43% 23
C#
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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#.

1 375 (77.80%) .NET
2 270 (56.02%) Agile Software Development
3 230 (47.72%) ASP.NET
4 219 (45.44%) MVC
5 213 (44.19%) JavaScript
6 194 (40.25%) SQL Server
7 178 (36.93%) SQL
8 155 (32.16%) ASP.NET Web API
9 143 (29.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 131 (27.18%) AngularJS
11 129 (26.76%) HTML
12 123 (25.52%) CSS
13 118 (24.48%) Test Automation
14 111 (23.03%) Scrum
15 101 (20.95%) TDD
16 98 (20.33%) .NET Framework
17 96 (19.92%) jQuery
18 82 (17.01%) Microsoft
19 74 (15.35%) Selenium
20 70 (14.52%) T-SQL
21 69 (14.32%) Java
22 64 (13.28%) E-Commerce
23 63 (13.07%) Visual Studio
23 63 (13.07%) Continuous Integration
23 63 (13.07%) Entity Framework
24 59 (12.24%) Git (software)
25 57 (11.83%) OO
26 56 (11.62%) Microservices
27 55 (11.41%) React
28 53 (11.00%) Team Foundation Server

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 (6.02%) CMS
2 14 (2.90%) Sitecore CMS
3 10 (2.07%) nginx
4 9 (1.87%) Umbraco
5 7 (1.45%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.24%) Apache
6 6 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (1.04%) EPiServer
7 5 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (0.83%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (0.83%) Confluence
8 4 (0.83%) NServiceBus
8 4 (0.83%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.62%) SAS
9 3 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.41%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.41%) Kentico
11 1 (0.21%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.21%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 4 (0.83%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.21%) Epicor Tropos
3 1 (0.21%) Maximo
3 1 (0.21%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.21%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 49 (10.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (4.36%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.66%) SaaS
4 7 (1.45%) npm
5 4 (0.83%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.62%) GitHub
6 3 (0.62%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.62%) PaaS
7 2 (0.41%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.90%) HTTP
2 3 (0.62%) SSL
2 3 (0.62%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.41%) FIX Connectivity
4 1 (0.21%) AMQP
4 1 (0.21%) Firewall
4 1 (0.21%) Internet
4 1 (0.21%) SMS
4 1 (0.21%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (40.25%) SQL Server
2 26 (5.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 26 (5.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 19 (3.94%) NoSQL
4 12 (2.49%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (1.87%) MongoDB
5 9 (1.87%) MySQL
6 6 (1.24%) Big Data
7 4 (0.83%) Redis
7 4 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (0.62%) Ingres
8 3 (0.62%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (0.41%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.41%) Data Lake
9 2 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.41%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.41%) MS Access
9 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 74 (15.35%) Selenium
2 63 (13.07%) Visual Studio
3 59 (12.24%) Git (software)
4 53 (11.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 46 (9.54%) Octopus Deploy
6 26 (5.39%) SpecFlow
6 26 (5.39%) WebDriver
7 21 (4.36%) Cucumber
7 21 (4.36%) SoapUI
8 19 (3.94%) Jenkins
9 18 (3.73%) MSTest
10 16 (3.32%) TeamCity
11 15 (3.11%) NUnit
12 13 (2.70%) webpack
13 9 (1.87%) JIRA
14 8 (1.66%) JMeter
15 7 (1.45%) Subversion
16 6 (1.24%) gulp
16 6 (1.24%) Protractor
16 6 (1.24%) SonarQube
General
1 37 (7.68%) Finance
2 18 (3.73%) Retail
3 11 (2.28%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.24%) Automotive
4 6 (1.24%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.04%) Advertising
5 5 (1.04%) Banking
5 5 (1.04%) Law
6 4 (0.83%) Marketing
7 1 (0.21%) Military
Job Titles
1 325 (67.43%) Developer
2 196 (40.66%) .NET Developer
3 154 (31.95%) C# Developer
4 121 (25.10%) C# .NET Developer
5 56 (11.62%) ASP.NET Developer
6 52 (10.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 38 (7.88%) Tester
8 36 (7.47%) Angular Developer
9 33 (6.85%) Analyst
10 30 (6.22%) Full Stack Developer
11 29 (6.02%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 28 (5.81%) Test Analyst
13 27 (5.60%) Automation Tester
13 27 (5.60%) SQL Developer
14 23 (4.77%) Sitecore Developer
15 20 (4.15%) Software Developer
16 19 (3.94%) Software Engineer
17 17 (3.53%) JavaScript Developer
17 17 (3.53%) Test Automation Engineer
18 16 (3.32%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 375 (77.80%) .NET
2 230 (47.72%) ASP.NET
3 155 (32.16%) ASP.NET Web API
4 143 (29.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 131 (27.18%) AngularJS
6 129 (26.76%) HTML
7 123 (25.52%) CSS
8 98 (20.33%) .NET Framework
9 96 (19.92%) jQuery
10 63 (13.07%) Entity Framework
11 55 (11.41%) React
12 52 (10.79%) CSS3
12 52 (10.79%) Vue (Vue.js)
13 51 (10.58%) HTML5
14 40 (8.30%) Web Services
15 38 (7.88%) WCF
16 35 (7.26%) RESTful
17 34 (7.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 30 (6.22%) WPF
19 23 (4.77%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (7.26%) Greenfield Project
2 34 (7.05%) Enterprise Software
3 24 (4.98%) Self-Motivation
4 21 (4.36%) User Experience
5 13 (2.70%) Mobile App
6 9 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (1.66%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.45%) Public Cloud
9 4 (0.83%) Management Information System
9 4 (0.83%) NHS
9 4 (0.83%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.41%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.41%) Equities
11 2 (0.41%) Life Science
12 1 (0.21%) Cloud Native
12 1 (0.21%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.21%) FMCG
12 1 (0.21%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.21%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 22 (4.56%) Windows
2 15 (3.11%) Linux
3 13 (2.70%) Android
3 13 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.62%) Ubuntu
4 3 (0.62%) Unix
5 2 (0.41%) Kali Linux
5 2 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 270 (56.02%) Agile Software Development
2 219 (45.44%) MVC
3 118 (24.48%) Test Automation
4 111 (23.03%) Scrum
5 101 (20.95%) TDD
6 64 (13.28%) E-Commerce
7 63 (13.07%) Continuous Integration
8 57 (11.83%) OO
9 56 (11.62%) Microservices
10 53 (11.00%) Software Engineering
11 52 (10.79%) Web Development
12 49 (10.17%) BDD
13 41 (8.51%) Test Scripting
14 40 (8.30%) SOLID
15 32 (6.64%) Front End Development
16 30 (6.22%) OOP
17 28 (5.81%) API Testing
18 26 (5.39%) SOA
19 25 (5.19%) SDET
20 24 (4.98%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 213 (44.19%) JavaScript
2 178 (36.93%) SQL
3 70 (14.52%) T-SQL
4 69 (14.32%) Java
5 24 (4.98%) Python
6 21 (4.36%) TypeScript
7 18 (3.73%) VB.NET
8 15 (3.11%) VB
9 14 (2.90%) C++
9 14 (2.90%) PowerShell
10 8 (1.66%) Ruby
10 8 (1.66%) Scala
11 6 (1.24%) VB6
12 5 (1.04%) Groovy
13 3 (0.62%) Haskell
13 3 (0.62%) Perl
13 3 (0.62%) PHP
13 3 (0.62%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.41%) VBA
14 2 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (1.87%) Degree
2 8 (1.66%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.24%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.04%) ISEB
5 3 (0.62%) BC Cleared
5 3 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.21%) CISSP
6 1 (0.21%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (0.21%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.21%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.21%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.43%) QA
2 4 (0.83%) GDPR
3 2 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 32 (6.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (2.49%) Ansible
2 5 (1.04%) Puppet
3 3 (0.62%) Grafana
3 3 (0.62%) Kibana
3 3 (0.62%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 82 (17.01%) Microsoft
2 28 (5.81%) Sitecore
3 11 (2.28%) Xamarin
4 10 (2.07%) Google
5 7 (1.45%) Oracle
6 4 (0.83%) MuleSoft
6 4 (0.83%) webMethods
7 3 (0.62%) Capita
8 2 (0.41%) Adobe
8 2 (0.41%) MapR
8 2 (0.41%) SAP
8 2 (0.41%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.21%) ConnectWise
9 1 (0.21%) Epicor
9 1 (0.21%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.21%) Nintex
9 1 (0.21%) QAD
9 1 (0.21%) Sage
9 1 (0.21%) Tableau
9 1 (0.21%) Telerik