The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 6 15 26
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +11
Contract jobs citing C# 32 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 19.75% 3.28% 0.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.09% 5.88% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 0 1
Median daily rate £385 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.34 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
C#
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Programming Languages Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
110 34 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 67.90% 55.74% 68.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 24 39
Median daily rate £400 £325 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +6.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £308 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.75% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.29%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, 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 Belfast region with a requirement for C#.

1 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (57.50%) SQL
3 22 (55.00%) .NET
4 16 (40.00%) TDD
4 16 (40.00%) BDD
5 15 (37.50%) Multithreading
5 15 (37.50%) Java
6 14 (35.00%) C++
6 14 (35.00%) Python
6 14 (35.00%) Finance
7 13 (32.50%) OOD
7 13 (32.50%) NoSQL
8 12 (30.00%) Degree
8 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET
9 11 (27.50%) MVC
9 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
10 10 (25.00%) HTML
10 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 10 (25.00%) Banking
11 9 (22.50%) Front Office
11 9 (22.50%) Equity Derivative
12 8 (20.00%) Mathematics
12 8 (20.00%) Integration Testing
12 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (20.00%) Information Security
13 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
13 7 (17.50%) WPF
14 6 (15.00%) SharePoint 2013
14 6 (15.00%) SharePoint

C#
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 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (15.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (10.00%) Apache
3 2 (5.00%) Confluence
3 2 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) NoSQL
2 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.00%) Bitbucket
2 2 (5.00%) JIRA
2 2 (5.00%) NUnit
2 2 (5.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (35.00%) Finance
2 10 (25.00%) Banking
3 9 (22.50%) Front Office
4 1 (2.50%) Advertising
4 1 (2.50%) Billing
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (85.00%) Developer
2 14 (35.00%) .NET Developer
2 14 (35.00%) Senior Developer
3 13 (32.50%) Java Developer
4 12 (30.00%) C# Developer
5 10 (25.00%) Lead Developer
6 9 (22.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (12.50%) Consultant
8 5 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (10.00%) C# WPF Developer
9 4 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (10.00%) WPF Developer
10 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Consultant
10 3 (7.50%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (5.00%) CRM Consultant
11 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
11 2 (5.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
11 2 (5.00%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (55.00%) .NET
2 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (25.00%) HTML
4 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (17.50%) WPF
6 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 5 (12.50%) jQuery
7 4 (10.00%) Node.js
8 3 (7.50%) CSS
9 2 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (5.00%) WCF
9 2 (5.00%) XML
10 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
10 1 (2.50%) CSS3
10 1 (2.50%) EJB
10 1 (2.50%) HTML5
10 1 (2.50%) JDBC
10 1 (2.50%) JSP
10 1 (2.50%) LINQ
10 1 (2.50%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Equity Derivative
2 8 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.00%) Derivative
4 2 (5.00%) Equities
5 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.50%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (40.00%) BDD
2 16 (40.00%) TDD
3 15 (37.50%) Multithreading
4 13 (32.50%) OOD
5 11 (27.50%) MVC
6 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (20.00%) Information Security
6 8 (20.00%) Integration Testing
7 4 (10.00%) UML
8 3 (7.50%) CRM
8 3 (7.50%) Data Validation
8 3 (7.50%) Multithreaded Programming
8 3 (7.50%) Validation
9 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.00%) Migration
9 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.50%) MVVM
10 1 (2.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 23 (57.50%) SQL
2 15 (37.50%) Java
3 14 (35.00%) C++
3 14 (35.00%) Python
4 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) HND
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle
Belfast, County Antrim
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £250 - £270 per day
Posted: 5 days ago