The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 25 19 30
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Contract jobs citing C# 11 41 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.37% 9.26% 4.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.29% 21.69% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 38 11
Median daily rate £425 £320 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% -7.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £264 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C#
South Wales

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

Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
77 189 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 30.56% 42.66% 38.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 152 112
Median daily rate £365 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £145.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -90.34%
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 Cardiff

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for C#.

1 21 (80.77%) .NET
2 17 (65.38%) MVC
3 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (57.69%) ASP.NET
5 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
5 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web API
6 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 13 (50.00%) TDD
6 13 (50.00%) WCF
7 12 (46.15%) Web Development
7 12 (46.15%) HTML
7 12 (46.15%) CSS
7 12 (46.15%) Selenium
8 11 (42.31%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (42.31%) BDD
8 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (38.46%) Test Automation
9 10 (38.46%) jQuery
9 10 (38.46%) Unit Testing
9 10 (38.46%) Visual Studio
10 9 (34.62%) Test-First Development
10 9 (34.62%) NUnit
10 9 (34.62%) Sitecore
10 9 (34.62%) HTML5
10 9 (34.62%) MbUnit
10 9 (34.62%) MSTest
10 9 (34.62%) CSS3
10 9 (34.62%) KnockoutJS
10 9 (34.62%) ATDD
10 9 (34.62%) AngularJS

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (23.08%) CMS
1 6 (23.08%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (11.54%) Apache Solr
3 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.69%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) Couchbase
2 7 (26.92%) MongoDB
2 7 (26.92%) NoSQL
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Selenium
2 10 (38.46%) Visual Studio
3 9 (34.62%) MbUnit
3 9 (34.62%) MSTest
3 9 (34.62%) NUnit
4 8 (30.77%) Jenkins
4 8 (30.77%) TeamCity
5 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
5 7 (26.92%) Mercurial
5 7 (26.92%) SpecFlow
6 4 (15.38%) WebDriver
7 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (3.85%) JIRA
7 1 (3.85%) JMeter
7 1 (3.85%) LoadUI
7 1 (3.85%) Ranorex
7 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
7 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (3.85%) TestComplete
7 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Developer
2 13 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Sitecore Developer
4 4 (15.38%) CMS Developer
4 4 (15.38%) CRM Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Test Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Agile Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Agile Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Test Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Test Automation Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Test Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (80.77%) .NET
2 15 (57.69%) ASP.NET
3 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web API
4 13 (50.00%) WCF
5 12 (46.15%) CSS
5 12 (46.15%) HTML
6 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (38.46%) jQuery
8 9 (34.62%) AngularJS
8 9 (34.62%) CSS3
8 9 (34.62%) HTML5
8 9 (34.62%) KnockoutJS
9 7 (26.92%) Gherkin
10 3 (11.54%) Lucene
11 2 (7.69%) Web Services
11 2 (7.69%) XML
12 1 (3.85%) SOAP
12 1 (3.85%) WinForms
12 1 (3.85%) WPF
12 1 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) MVC
2 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (50.00%) TDD
4 12 (46.15%) Web Development
5 11 (42.31%) BDD
5 11 (42.31%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (38.46%) Test Automation
6 10 (38.46%) Unit Testing
7 9 (34.62%) ATDD
7 9 (34.62%) DevOps
7 9 (34.62%) Test-First Development
8 5 (19.23%) Scrum
9 4 (15.38%) CRM
10 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
10 2 (7.69%) Functional Testing
10 2 (7.69%) Manual Testing
10 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
10 2 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
10 2 (7.69%) OOP
11 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (34.62%) TypeScript
3 3 (11.54%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) Java
4 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.85%) VB
4 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) ISEB
1 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.85%) MCAD
2 1 (3.85%) MCSD
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Sitecore
2 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) Alterian
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago