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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 25 39 21
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -18
Contract jobs citing C# 9 15 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.23% 3.80% 7.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.41% 7.58% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 17
Median daily rate £331 £300 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.41% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £250 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £395 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.58%

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
107 198 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 38.35% 50.13% 53.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 162 127
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £238 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 5
Median hourly rate £32.50 £24.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.65% +8.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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#
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

C# Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 January 2017, 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 18 (94.74%) .NET
2 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET
2 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
3 11 (57.89%) MVC
4 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
4 9 (47.37%) HTML
5 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (42.11%) CSS
6 7 (36.84%) Web Development
7 6 (31.58%) Sitecore
7 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (31.58%) SharePoint
7 6 (31.58%) jQuery
8 5 (26.32%) TDD
8 5 (26.32%) Ajax
8 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
8 5 (26.32%) SQL
8 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (26.32%) REST
9 4 (21.05%) XML
9 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
9 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (21.05%) Scrum
9 4 (21.05%) NUnit
10 3 (15.79%) CMS
10 3 (15.79%) NHibernate
10 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
10 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
10 3 (15.79%) Web Services
10 3 (15.79%) API Design

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 (31.58%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.79%) CMS
2 3 (15.79%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (10.53%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (5.26%) GeoServer
4 1 (5.26%) IIS
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Couchbase
2 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.26%) GIS
2 1 (5.26%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) NUnit
2 2 (10.53%) Grunt
2 2 (10.53%) gulp
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.26%) MbUnit
3 1 (5.26%) Mercurial
3 1 (5.26%) MSTest
3 1 (5.26%) Selenium
3 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
3 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (10.53%) Advertising
1 2 (10.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) .NET Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Sitecore Developer
4 4 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) C# Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) CMS Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Report Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.26%) GIS Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Junior
7 1 (5.26%) Junior Developer
7 1 (5.26%) SAP Developer
7 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) .NET
2 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET
3 9 (47.37%) HTML
4 8 (42.11%) CSS
5 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (31.58%) jQuery
6 5 (26.32%) Ajax
6 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (26.32%) REST
7 4 (21.05%) XML
8 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
8 3 (15.79%) HTML5
8 3 (15.79%) NHibernate
8 3 (15.79%) Web Services
9 2 (10.53%) LINQ
9 2 (10.53%) Sass
9 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (10.53%) WCF
9 2 (10.53%) WPF
10 1 (5.26%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) User Experience
1 2 (10.53%) W3C
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.26%) Fintech
2 1 (5.26%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) MVC
2 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) Web Development
4 5 (26.32%) TDD
5 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (21.05%) Scrum
5 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
6 3 (15.79%) API Design
6 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (10.53%) Mobile First
7 2 (10.53%) Software Delivery
7 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
8 1 (5.26%) ATDD
8 1 (5.26%) BDD
8 1 (5.26%) Data Management
8 1 (5.26%) DevOps
8 1 (5.26%) Functional Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) TypeScript
3 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
4 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) Python
5 1 (5.26%) VB
5 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) MCAD
2 1 (5.26%) MCSD
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Sitecore
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) SAP