Period
to 18 September 2019

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 18 September 2019 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
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 20 10 28
Rank change year-on-year -10 +18 -8
Contract jobs citing C# 285 479 262
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 7.05% 9.53% 6.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.21% 21.54% 16.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 386 205
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.29% -2.86%
10th Percentile £280 £269 £268
90th Percentile £514 £450 £425
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 - £40.00
10th Percentile £36.00 - £39.00
90th Percentile £44.00 - £41.00
England median hourly rate £46.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +8.24% - +9.68%

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 1,656 2,224 1,636
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 40.97% 44.26% 39.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,103 1,541 1,184
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +1.88% -
10th Percentile £305 £300 £291
90th Percentile £550 £538 £525
England median daily rate £480 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 38 11
Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.92 £22.08 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.85% -43.39% +151.61%
10th Percentile £14.32 £13.81 £14.13
90th Percentile £44.50 £43.25 £43.75
England median hourly rate £44.53 £42.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.03% +5.00% +6.67%

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 18 September 2019.

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 18 September 2019. 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 -8 207 £384 +2.33% 181
South Yorkshire -1 51 £325 +8.33% 49
North Yorkshire -1 16 £365 -1.02% 34
East Yorkshire +1 3 - - 17
C#
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, 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#.

1 214 (75.09%) .NET
2 110 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (37.89%) SQL Server
4 107 (37.54%) SQL
5 103 (36.14%) JavaScript
6 91 (31.93%) Azure
7 74 (25.96%) Microsoft
8 71 (24.91%) ASP.NET
9 69 (24.21%) MVC
10 60 (21.05%) CSS
11 59 (20.70%) HTML
12 56 (19.65%) .NET Framework
13 54 (18.95%) Visual Studio
14 52 (18.25%) AngularJS
14 52 (18.25%) ASP.NET Web API
15 39 (13.68%) .NET Core
16 38 (13.33%) Test Automation
17 36 (12.63%) Git (software)
18 35 (12.28%) Scrum
19 34 (11.93%) Team Foundation Server
20 31 (10.88%) Finance
21 30 (10.53%) Web Services
21 30 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
21 30 (10.53%) DevOps
22 29 (10.18%) Entity Framework
23 27 (9.47%) XML
23 27 (9.47%) Selenium
24 26 (9.12%) Java
25 22 (7.72%) SOAP
25 22 (7.72%) jQuery

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 10 (3.51%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (2.81%) CMS
2 8 (2.81%) IIS
2 8 (2.81%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.11%) Umbraco
4 5 (1.75%) Kentico
5 4 (1.40%) EPiServer
5 4 (1.40%) OpenEdge
5 4 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.70%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.70%) Confluence
6 2 (0.70%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.70%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.35%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.35%) JBoss
7 1 (0.35%) nginx
7 1 (0.35%) Tuxedo
7 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (2.11%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.35%) Adobe XD
3 1 (0.35%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.70%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 91 (31.93%) Azure
2 17 (5.96%) AWS
3 7 (2.46%) GitHub
4 6 (2.11%) PaaS
4 6 (2.11%) Serverless
5 4 (1.40%) SaaS
6 2 (0.70%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.70%) AWS CodePipeline
6 2 (0.70%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.70%) Azure Functions
6 2 (0.70%) iPaaS
7 1 (0.35%) Amazon EKS
7 1 (0.35%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.35%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.35%) Boomi
7 1 (0.35%) GCP
7 1 (0.35%) IaaS
7 1 (0.35%) npm
7 1 (0.35%) NuGet
7 1 (0.35%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.40%) HTTP
2 2 (0.70%) Firewall
2 2 (0.70%) Kerberos
2 2 (0.70%) VPN
3 1 (0.35%) FTP
3 1 (0.35%) Internet
3 1 (0.35%) SSL
3 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.35%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (37.89%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (3.51%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.11%) Cosmos DB
4 6 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (1.40%) Big Data
6 4 (1.40%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.40%) MySQL
6 4 (1.40%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.40%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (1.05%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.70%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.70%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.70%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 54 (18.95%) Visual Studio
2 36 (12.63%) Git (software)
3 34 (11.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 27 (9.47%) Selenium
5 15 (5.26%) Visual Studio Team System
6 14 (4.91%) Octopus Deploy
6 14 (4.91%) SoapUI
7 12 (4.21%) MSTest
8 11 (3.86%) Protractor
8 11 (3.86%) WebDriver
9 10 (3.51%) Jenkins
10 9 (3.16%) Jasmine
10 9 (3.16%) Karma Test Runner
11 8 (2.81%) JIRA
11 8 (2.81%) NUnit
12 7 (2.46%) Cucumber
12 7 (2.46%) JMeter
13 6 (2.11%) Gatling
13 6 (2.11%) SpecFlow
14 3 (1.05%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 31 (10.88%) Finance
2 13 (4.56%) Retail
3 7 (2.46%) Public Sector
4 6 (2.11%) Banking
4 6 (2.11%) Publishing
5 5 (1.75%) Law
5 5 (1.75%) Local Government
6 4 (1.40%) Legal
6 4 (1.40%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.05%) Back Office
7 3 (1.05%) Marketing
8 2 (0.70%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.35%) Automotive
9 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 199 (69.82%) Developer
2 114 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 63 (22.11%) C# Developer
4 44 (15.44%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (8.77%) SQL Developer
6 24 (8.42%) Software Developer
7 19 (6.67%) Senior Developer
8 17 (5.96%) Tester
9 15 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
10 13 (4.56%) Azure Developer
11 12 (4.21%) Analyst
12 10 (3.51%) Test Analyst
13 9 (3.16%) ASP.NET Developer
13 9 (3.16%) Lead Developer
13 9 (3.16%) Senior .NET Developer
13 9 (3.16%) Software Engineer
14 8 (2.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 8 (2.81%) Senior Software Developer
15 7 (2.46%) C# Software Developer
15 7 (2.46%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (75.09%) .NET
2 71 (24.91%) ASP.NET
3 60 (21.05%) CSS
4 59 (20.70%) HTML
5 56 (19.65%) .NET Framework
6 52 (18.25%) AngularJS
6 52 (18.25%) ASP.NET Web API
7 39 (13.68%) .NET Core
8 30 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 30 (10.53%) Web Services
9 29 (10.18%) Entity Framework
10 27 (9.47%) XML
11 22 (7.72%) jQuery
11 22 (7.72%) SOAP
12 21 (7.37%) RESTful
12 21 (7.37%) WCF
13 19 (6.67%) JSON
13 19 (6.67%) REST
14 18 (6.32%) React
15 17 (5.96%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.56%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (3.86%) User Experience
3 9 (3.16%) N-Tier
4 6 (2.11%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (1.75%) Blog
5 5 (1.75%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.75%) Virtual Team
6 4 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.05%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.70%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.35%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.35%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.35%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.35%) Cyberattack
9 1 (0.35%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.35%) HTC Vive
9 1 (0.35%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.35%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.26%) Windows
2 7 (2.46%) Android
3 4 (1.40%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.05%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.70%) Linux
5 2 (0.70%) Unix
6 1 (0.35%) CentOS
6 1 (0.35%) CoreOS
6 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (24.21%) MVC
3 38 (13.33%) Test Automation
4 35 (12.28%) Scrum
5 30 (10.53%) DevOps
6 20 (7.02%) TDD
7 18 (6.32%) Software Engineering
7 18 (6.32%) Unit Testing
8 16 (5.61%) OOP
9 15 (5.26%) E-Commerce
9 15 (5.26%) Mentoring
9 15 (5.26%) OO
9 15 (5.26%) Software Testing
10 14 (4.91%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (4.56%) API Testing
11 13 (4.56%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (4.56%) Microservices
11 13 (4.56%) SOA
12 11 (3.86%) Process Improvement
12 11 (3.86%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 107 (37.54%) SQL
2 103 (36.14%) JavaScript
3 26 (9.12%) Java
4 16 (5.61%) T-SQL
5 15 (5.26%) C++
5 15 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 11 (3.86%) Python
7 9 (3.16%) TypeScript
8 7 (2.46%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.40%) Ruby
9 4 (1.40%) VB
10 3 (1.05%) Perl
10 3 (1.05%) VBA
11 2 (0.70%) PHP
11 2 (0.70%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.70%) VBScript
12 1 (0.35%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.35%) Groovy
12 1 (0.35%) VB6
12 1 (0.35%) XAML
Qualifications
1 11 (3.86%) ISTQB
2 8 (2.81%) Degree
2 8 (2.81%) ISEB
3 4 (1.40%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.21%) QA
2 3 (1.05%) Dublin Core
3 2 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.40%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.40%) Ansible
2 3 (1.05%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.35%) Grafana
3 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.35%) Kibana
3 1 (0.35%) Perfmon
3 1 (0.35%) Puppet
3 1 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 74 (25.96%) Microsoft
2 17 (5.96%) Xamarin
3 15 (5.26%) Oracle
4 4 (1.40%) MuleSoft
4 4 (1.40%) Sitecore
5 2 (0.70%) Adobe
5 2 (0.70%) IBM
6 1 (0.35%) Dell
6 1 (0.35%) Google
6 1 (0.35%) HP
6 1 (0.35%) MapR
6 1 (0.35%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.35%) Twitter
6 1 (0.35%) UiPath
6 1 (0.35%) Veracode
6 1 (0.35%) webMethods