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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 10 18 24
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Contract jobs citing C# 15 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 11.63% 1.89% 3.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.78% 4.17% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 3
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +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
54 24 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 41.86% 45.28% 63.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 20 48
Median daily rate £385 £300 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £193 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £400 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 18 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (77.27%) .NET
3 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 14 (63.64%) MVC
4 13 (59.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (50.00%) SQL
6 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 8 (36.36%) Multithreading
7 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (31.82%) BDD
7 7 (31.82%) TDD
7 7 (31.82%) WPF
8 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
8 6 (27.27%) Banking
8 6 (27.27%) Finance
8 6 (27.27%) NoSQL
9 5 (22.73%) OOD
9 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
9 5 (22.73%) C++
9 5 (22.73%) Java
9 5 (22.73%) Python
10 4 (18.18%) jQuery
10 4 (18.18%) Degree
10 4 (18.18%) UML
10 4 (18.18%) OOP
10 4 (18.18%) MongoDB
11 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
11 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
11 3 (13.64%) CRM
11 3 (13.64%) Front Office

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 2 (9.09%) Apache
1 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.55%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 6 (27.27%) NoSQL
3 4 (18.18%) MongoDB
4 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.09%) NUnit
1 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.55%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (27.27%) Banking
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Front Office
3 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) .NET Developer
3 9 (40.91%) C# Developer
3 9 (40.91%) Senior Developer
4 5 (22.73%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (18.18%) C# WPF Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Java Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (18.18%) WPF Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Consultant
6 3 (13.64%) Lead Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Consultant
6 3 (13.64%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
7 2 (9.09%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) .NET
2 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 13 (59.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (31.82%) WPF
5 4 (18.18%) jQuery
6 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
7 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
7 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (9.09%) Entity Framework
7 2 (9.09%) Node.js
7 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (9.09%) WCF
7 2 (9.09%) Web Services
8 1 (4.55%) CSS
8 1 (4.55%) CSS3
8 1 (4.55%) HTML
8 1 (4.55%) HTML5
8 1 (4.55%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Equity Derivative
1 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Derivative
3 1 (4.55%) Equities
3 1 (4.55%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) MVC
3 8 (36.36%) Multithreading
4 7 (31.82%) BDD
4 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (31.82%) TDD
5 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
6 5 (22.73%) OOD
7 4 (18.18%) OOP
7 4 (18.18%) UML
8 3 (13.64%) CRM
8 3 (13.64%) Information Security
8 3 (13.64%) Integration Testing
9 2 (9.09%) Scrum
10 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
10 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
10 1 (4.55%) Migration
10 1 (4.55%) SDLC
10 1 (4.55%) Validation
10 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) C++
2 5 (22.73%) Java
2 5 (22.73%) Python
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
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