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 3 months to 27 June 2017 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 23 20
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3  
Contract jobs citing C# 150 202 223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 7.40% 7.16% 7.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.46% 15.70% 19.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 140 160
Median daily rate £330 £345 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.34% +6.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £451 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.63 £37.50 £39.28
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.51%  

C# is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 859 1287 1162
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 42.40% 45.62% 39.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 594 894 785
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 16
Median hourly rate £40.00 £15.67 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +155.26% -60.82%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £13.10 £24.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing C# as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +2 104 £330 +1.53% 93
South Yorkshire -1 21 £325 -13.33% 13
North Yorkshire -4 15 £350 -9.09% 14
East Yorkshire +5 9 £350 +7.69% 12
C#
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for C#.

1 239 (78.36%) .NET
2 152 (49.84%) ASP.NET
3 149 (48.85%) MVC
4 135 (44.26%) SQL Server
5 131 (42.95%) Agile Software Development
6 129 (42.30%) SQL
7 104 (34.10%) HTML
8 96 (31.48%) JavaScript
8 96 (31.48%) CSS
9 75 (24.59%) .NET Framework
10 72 (23.61%) Microsoft
11 67 (21.97%) ASP.NET MVC
12 56 (18.36%) Entity Framework
13 55 (18.03%) AngularJS
13 55 (18.03%) ASP.NET Web API
14 50 (16.39%) Git (software)
15 49 (16.07%) T-SQL
16 48 (15.74%) Scrum
17 46 (15.08%) Continuous Integration
17 46 (15.08%) HTML5
18 45 (14.75%) Test Automation
19 44 (14.43%) Visual Studio
20 43 (14.10%) jQuery
20 43 (14.10%) CSS3
21 36 (11.80%) Web Services
21 36 (11.80%) Python
22 35 (11.48%) TDD
22 35 (11.48%) Software Engineering
22 35 (11.48%) Relational Database
23 34 (11.15%) REST

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 31 (10.16%) Confluence
2 18 (5.90%) CMS
3 13 (4.26%) Sitecore CMS
4 11 (3.61%) SharePoint
5 7 (2.30%) IIS
6 6 (1.97%) Umbraco
7 5 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.31%) Apache Solr
8 4 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.66%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.66%) OpenROAD
11 1 (0.33%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.33%) Drupal
11 1 (0.33%) Mule
11 1 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.33%) Tornado
11 1 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (2.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.97%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.98%) Sage 50
3 2 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.33%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 24 (7.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (0.98%) IaaS
4 3 (0.98%) Loggly
4 3 (0.98%) Sumo Logic
5 2 (0.66%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.33%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.33%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.33%) GitHub
6 1 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (9.51%) HTTP
2 6 (1.97%) Firewall
3 5 (1.64%) DHCP
3 5 (1.64%) DNS
3 5 (1.64%) Internet
3 5 (1.64%) LAN
3 5 (1.64%) VLAN
3 5 (1.64%) WAN
3 5 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (44.26%) SQL Server
2 35 (11.48%) Relational Database
3 24 (7.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (7.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (6.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (4.59%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (2.62%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (2.30%) MongoDB
9 7 (2.30%) MS Access
9 7 (2.30%) NoSQL
9 7 (2.30%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.97%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (1.64%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.64%) Power BI
12 4 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (0.98%) MySQL
13 3 (0.98%) Riak
14 2 (0.66%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 50 (16.39%) Git (software)
2 44 (14.43%) Visual Studio
3 34 (11.15%) Jenkins
4 33 (10.82%) JIRA
5 29 (9.51%) Subversion
6 27 (8.85%) JUnit
7 24 (7.87%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (4.26%) Selenium
9 11 (3.61%) Grunt
10 8 (2.62%) gulp
10 8 (2.62%) Jasmine
11 6 (1.97%) SoapUI
12 5 (1.64%) Octopus Deploy
12 5 (1.64%) WebDriver
13 4 (1.31%) Maven
14 3 (0.98%) Cucumber
14 3 (0.98%) MSTest
14 3 (0.98%) NUnit
14 3 (0.98%) SpecFlow
14 3 (0.98%) Vagrant
General
1 22 (7.21%) Finance
2 8 (2.62%) Advertising
3 5 (1.64%) Back Office
3 5 (1.64%) Publishing
4 4 (1.31%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.31%) Retail
5 2 (0.66%) Banking
5 2 (0.66%) Games
6 1 (0.33%) Front Office
6 1 (0.33%) Marketing
6 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 248 (81.31%) Developer
2 161 (52.79%) .NET Developer
3 101 (33.11%) C# Developer
4 82 (26.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 53 (17.38%) ASP.NET Developer
6 49 (16.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 46 (15.08%) SQL Developer
8 24 (7.87%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 23 (7.54%) Senior Developer
10 20 (6.56%) Scala Developer
10 20 (6.56%) Senior .NET Developer
11 18 (5.90%) Software Developer
12 16 (5.25%) JavaScript Developer
13 15 (4.92%) C# Software Developer
14 14 (4.59%) .NET Software Developer
15 13 (4.26%) Java Developer
16 12 (3.93%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
16 12 (3.93%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 12 (3.93%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
16 12 (3.93%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 239 (78.36%) .NET
2 152 (49.84%) ASP.NET
3 104 (34.10%) HTML
4 96 (31.48%) CSS
5 75 (24.59%) .NET Framework
6 67 (21.97%) ASP.NET MVC
7 56 (18.36%) Entity Framework
8 55 (18.03%) AngularJS
8 55 (18.03%) ASP.NET Web API
9 46 (15.08%) HTML5
10 43 (14.10%) CSS3
10 43 (14.10%) jQuery
11 36 (11.80%) Web Services
12 34 (11.15%) REST
12 34 (11.15%) RESTful
13 33 (10.82%) Ajax
14 32 (10.49%) JSON
15 30 (9.84%) Spring
16 28 (9.18%) Django
17 27 (8.85%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.87%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (3.61%) User Experience
3 10 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.95%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.64%) N-Tier
6 3 (0.98%) NHS
7 2 (0.66%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.66%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.66%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.66%) iPad
7 2 (0.66%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.66%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.66%) Xbox
8 1 (0.33%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.33%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.33%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.33%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.33%) RIA
8 1 (0.33%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 25 (8.20%) Linux
2 20 (6.56%) Windows
3 8 (2.62%) Android
3 8 (2.62%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.33%) Unix
4 1 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (48.85%) MVC
2 131 (42.95%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (15.74%) Scrum
4 46 (15.08%) Continuous Integration
5 45 (14.75%) Test Automation
6 35 (11.48%) Software Engineering
6 35 (11.48%) TDD
7 30 (9.84%) Configuration Management
8 29 (9.51%) Web Development
9 27 (8.85%) Responsive Web Design
10 26 (8.52%) OWASP
11 25 (8.20%) Open Source
12 24 (7.87%) Web Design
13 20 (6.56%) OO
14 18 (5.90%) Business Intelligence
15 17 (5.57%) SOLID
16 16 (5.25%) E-Commerce
17 15 (4.92%) Front End Development
17 15 (4.92%) Unit Testing
18 14 (4.59%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 129 (42.30%) SQL
2 96 (31.48%) JavaScript
3 49 (16.07%) T-SQL
4 36 (11.80%) Python
5 33 (10.82%) Ruby
6 30 (9.84%) Scala
7 26 (8.52%) Java
8 19 (6.23%) VB.NET
9 13 (4.26%) C++
10 9 (2.95%) TypeScript
11 8 (2.62%) VB
12 7 (2.30%) PHP
13 6 (1.97%) VBA
14 5 (1.64%) Delphi
15 4 (1.31%) Bash Shell
15 4 (1.31%) XAML
16 3 (0.98%) Go
16 3 (0.98%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.98%) VB6
17 2 (0.66%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (7.21%) Degree
2 12 (3.93%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.98%) HNC
3 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.66%) AWS Certification
4 2 (0.66%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.66%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.66%) QA
3 1 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (1.64%) Ansible
1 5 (1.64%) Puppet
2 4 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.98%) Nagios
3 3 (0.98%) Prometheus
3 3 (0.98%) Salt
3 3 (0.98%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 72 (23.61%) Microsoft
2 32 (10.49%) Google
3 27 (8.85%) Oracle
4 22 (7.21%) Sitecore
5 8 (2.62%) Xamarin
6 4 (1.31%) SAP
7 3 (0.98%) New Relic
7 3 (0.98%) Pega
7 3 (0.98%) Rackspace
7 3 (0.98%) Sage
7 3 (0.98%) SaltStack
7 3 (0.98%) Splunk
8 2 (0.66%) Apple
8 2 (0.66%) DevExpress
8 2 (0.66%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.33%) Citrix
9 1 (0.33%) IBM
9 1 (0.33%) Magma
9 1 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.33%) TIBCO
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