The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Belfast region that had C# Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C# Developer
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 34 24 23
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 2.27% 0.96% 2.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.35% 1.01% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £400 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £300 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £42.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +127.02%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
213 99 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 96.82% 95.19% 93.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 45 47
Median daily rate £358 £325 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +62.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £109 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +11.76%

C# Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Belfast region that featured C# Developer in the job title.

C# Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

C# Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C# Developer across the Belfast region.

C# Developer Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

C# Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# Developer across the Belfast region.

C# Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

C# Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, C# Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Belfast region featuring C# Developer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
3 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (61.54%) SQL
5 6 (46.15%) WPF
6 5 (38.46%) MVC
7 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
7 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
8 3 (23.08%) Memory Management
8 3 (23.08%) RESTful
8 3 (23.08%) WF
8 3 (23.08%) Scrum
8 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
8 3 (23.08%) JSON
8 3 (23.08%) WCF
8 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
8 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (23.08%) Algorithms
8 3 (23.08%) CSS
8 3 (23.08%) Web Services
8 3 (23.08%) HTML
8 3 (23.08%) Sybase
8 3 (23.08%) Oracle
8 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
8 3 (23.08%) ADO.NET
8 3 (23.08%) Banking
9 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (15.38%) SOA

C# Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 2 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (23.08%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) WPF
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
4 3 (23.08%) ADO.NET
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (23.08%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) HTML
4 3 (23.08%) JSON
4 3 (23.08%) RESTful
4 3 (23.08%) WCF
4 3 (23.08%) Web Services
4 3 (23.08%) WF
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (15.38%) XML
6 1 (7.69%) CSS3
6 1 (7.69%) HTML5
6 1 (7.69%) jQuery
6 1 (7.69%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) MVC
3 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
4 3 (23.08%) Memory Management
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) OO
5 2 (15.38%) OOP
5 2 (15.38%) SOA
6 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.69%) Multithreaded Programming
6 1 (7.69%) MVVM
6 1 (7.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) HND
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
1 3 (23.08%) Sybase
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft