Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 21 15
Rank change year-on-year +2 -6 +1
Contract jobs citing C# 353 296 522
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 7.63% 6.37% 8.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.27% 15.13% 22.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 215 343
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £350 £350
10th Percentile £268 £250 £285
90th Percentile £464 £475 £513
England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.50 £13.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +207.41% -70.00% +190.32%
England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +6.67%

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 1,832 1,956 2,299
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 39.59% 42.10% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,293 1,326 1,538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £281 £278 £266
90th Percentile £538 £538 £538
England median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 26 36
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.53% -7.32% -37.88%
10th Percentile £33.25 £12.48 £13.50
90th Percentile £44.50 £43.13 £40.75
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +12.78%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +11 296 £350 +2.94% 206
South Yorkshire -14 29 £343 -4.72% 48
North Yorkshire -9 20 £325 -13.33% 59
East Yorkshire +5 10 - - 16
C#
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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#.

1 277 (78.47%) .NET
2 189 (53.54%) Agile Software Development
3 185 (52.41%) ASP.NET
4 161 (45.61%) MVC
5 154 (43.63%) SQL Server
6 148 (41.93%) JavaScript
7 130 (36.83%) SQL
8 106 (30.03%) HTML
9 94 (26.63%) ASP.NET MVC
9 94 (26.63%) CSS
10 84 (23.80%) ASP.NET Web API
11 82 (23.23%) .NET Framework
12 80 (22.66%) Scrum
13 74 (20.96%) TDD
14 73 (20.68%) AngularJS
15 67 (18.98%) T-SQL
16 65 (18.41%) jQuery
17 64 (18.13%) Test Automation
18 59 (16.71%) Software Engineering
19 58 (16.43%) Microsoft
20 52 (14.73%) HTML5
21 50 (14.16%) Java
22 48 (13.60%) CSS3
23 47 (13.31%) Web Development
24 45 (12.75%) Microservices
25 44 (12.46%) Continuous Integration
26 43 (12.18%) Git (software)
26 43 (12.18%) WCF
26 43 (12.18%) Web Services
27 42 (11.90%) Visual Studio

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 27 (7.65%) CMS
2 18 (5.10%) Sitecore CMS
3 17 (4.82%) SharePoint
4 12 (3.40%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (2.83%) Umbraco
6 9 (2.55%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (2.27%) Cloud Foundry
7 8 (2.27%) nginx
8 7 (1.98%) Apache Solr
9 6 (1.70%) Kentico
9 6 (1.70%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (1.42%) NServiceBus
11 4 (1.13%) EPiServer
11 4 (1.13%) IIS
12 3 (0.85%) Apache
12 3 (0.85%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.85%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.57%) Confluence
14 1 (0.28%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 5 (1.42%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.98%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.70%) Payment Gateway
3 5 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.13%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 36 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (7.37%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (3.40%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (1.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 6 (1.70%) Dynamics 365
4 6 (1.70%) PaaS
5 3 (0.85%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (0.85%) IaaS
5 3 (0.85%) Loggly
5 3 (0.85%) Serverless
5 3 (0.85%) Sumo Logic
6 2 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.57%) Google Play
6 2 (0.57%) SaaS
7 1 (0.28%) GitHub
7 1 (0.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.42%) HTTP
2 2 (0.57%) AMQP
2 2 (0.57%) Internet
2 2 (0.57%) Skype
3 1 (0.28%) SMS
3 1 (0.28%) SSL
3 1 (0.28%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (43.63%) SQL Server
2 35 (9.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (7.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 21 (5.95%) NoSQL
5 15 (4.25%) MySQL
6 14 (3.97%) MongoDB
7 11 (3.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (2.27%) Big Data
8 8 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (1.98%) SQL Server 2014
10 6 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.70%) Power BI
10 6 (1.70%) Redis
11 5 (1.42%) Ingres
12 3 (0.85%) Adabas
12 3 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.85%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.57%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 43 (12.18%) Git (software)
2 42 (11.90%) Visual Studio
3 35 (9.92%) Octopus Deploy
3 35 (9.92%) Selenium
3 35 (9.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (7.08%) Jenkins
5 23 (6.52%) TeamCity
6 16 (4.53%) SoapUI
7 9 (2.55%) MSTest
7 9 (2.55%) SpecFlow
8 8 (2.27%) Bitbucket
8 8 (2.27%) IBM UrbanCode
8 8 (2.27%) Sonatype Nexus
8 8 (2.27%) Subversion
9 7 (1.98%) SonarQube
10 6 (1.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (1.70%) WebDriver
11 5 (1.42%) Cucumber
11 5 (1.42%) Gerrit
11 5 (1.42%) NUnit
General
1 24 (6.80%) Finance
2 7 (1.98%) Retail
3 5 (1.42%) Games
3 5 (1.42%) Marketing
4 3 (0.85%) Advertising
4 3 (0.85%) Banking
4 3 (0.85%) Law
4 3 (0.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.28%) Automotive
5 1 (0.28%) Electronics
5 1 (0.28%) Military
5 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 257 (72.80%) Developer
2 161 (45.61%) .NET Developer
3 111 (31.44%) C# Developer
4 95 (26.91%) C# .NET Developer
5 47 (13.31%) ASP.NET Developer
6 41 (11.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 31 (8.78%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 30 (8.50%) SQL Developer
9 24 (6.80%) Tester
10 23 (6.52%) Software Engineer
11 21 (5.95%) Full Stack Developer
12 17 (4.82%) Lead Developer
12 17 (4.82%) Senior .NET Developer
12 17 (4.82%) Senior Developer
13 16 (4.53%) Software Developer
14 14 (3.97%) JavaScript Developer
15 13 (3.68%) Analyst
15 13 (3.68%) Automation Tester
16 12 (3.40%) Test Analyst
16 12 (3.40%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 277 (78.47%) .NET
2 185 (52.41%) ASP.NET
3 106 (30.03%) HTML
4 94 (26.63%) ASP.NET MVC
4 94 (26.63%) CSS
5 84 (23.80%) ASP.NET Web API
6 82 (23.23%) .NET Framework
7 73 (20.68%) AngularJS
8 65 (18.41%) jQuery
9 52 (14.73%) HTML5
10 48 (13.60%) CSS3
11 43 (12.18%) WCF
11 43 (12.18%) Web Services
12 42 (11.90%) Entity Framework
13 36 (10.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 35 (9.92%) RESTful
15 32 (9.07%) React
16 25 (7.08%) Node.js
17 23 (6.52%) Vue (Vue.js)
18 21 (5.95%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.08%) Enterprise Software
1 25 (7.08%) Greenfield Project
2 23 (6.52%) User Experience
3 18 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.55%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.42%) iPad
6 4 (1.13%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.13%) FMCG
6 4 (1.13%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.13%) Public Cloud
7 3 (0.85%) Cloud Native
8 2 (0.57%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.57%) Life Science
9 1 (0.28%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.28%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.28%) Renewable Energy
9 1 (0.28%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (3.97%) Android
1 14 (3.97%) Apple iOS
2 12 (3.40%) Windows
3 8 (2.27%) Linux
4 7 (1.98%) Unix
5 3 (0.85%) MVS
6 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.28%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (53.54%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (45.61%) MVC
3 80 (22.66%) Scrum
4 74 (20.96%) TDD
5 64 (18.13%) Test Automation
6 59 (16.71%) Software Engineering
7 47 (13.31%) Web Development
8 45 (12.75%) Microservices
9 44 (12.46%) Continuous Integration
10 39 (11.05%) SOA
11 34 (9.63%) E-Commerce
12 33 (9.35%) DevOps
13 32 (9.07%) Front End Development
14 28 (7.93%) OOP
15 25 (7.08%) OO
15 25 (7.08%) SOLID
16 23 (6.52%) Test Scripting
17 22 (6.23%) BDD
18 21 (5.95%) Unit Testing
19 16 (4.53%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 148 (41.93%) JavaScript
2 130 (36.83%) SQL
3 67 (18.98%) T-SQL
4 50 (14.16%) Java
5 26 (7.37%) Python
6 23 (6.52%) C++
7 22 (6.23%) Ruby
8 15 (4.25%) VB
9 14 (3.97%) VB6
10 12 (3.40%) TypeScript
11 11 (3.12%) Bash Shell
11 11 (3.12%) PowerShell
11 11 (3.12%) VB.NET
12 10 (2.83%) Scala
13 8 (2.27%) Go
14 6 (1.70%) Groovy
14 6 (1.70%) PHP
15 4 (1.13%) C
15 4 (1.13%) RPG
16 3 (0.85%) X++
Qualifications
1 11 (3.12%) Degree
2 5 (1.42%) ISTQB
2 5 (1.42%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.28%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.28%) ISEB
4 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.38%) QA
2 6 (1.70%) GCP
3 2 (0.57%) GDPR
3 2 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.28%) WCAG
System Software
1 20 (5.67%) Docker
2 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (5.10%) Ansible
2 9 (2.55%) Kubernetes
2 9 (2.55%) Prometheus
3 7 (1.98%) Terraform
4 6 (1.70%) Grafana
5 5 (1.42%) Puppet
6 4 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.85%) Nagios
7 3 (0.85%) Rancher
7 3 (0.85%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.28%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 58 (16.43%) Microsoft
2 23 (6.52%) Sitecore
3 16 (4.53%) Xamarin
4 14 (3.97%) Oracle
5 10 (2.83%) Google
6 9 (2.55%) Splunk
7 4 (1.13%) QAD
7 4 (1.13%) SAP
8 3 (0.85%) New Relic
8 3 (0.85%) Rackspace
8 3 (0.85%) Telerik
9 2 (0.57%) Apple
9 2 (0.57%) Capita
10 1 (0.28%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.28%) Nintex