The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 8 35 24
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -11
Contract jobs citing C# 40 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 14.60% 4.53% 2.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.97% 11.54% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 11 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £275 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £425 £316
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £30.25 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.62 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.48% -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
143 156 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 52.19% 39.29% 21.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 111 29
Average daily rate £350 £375 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £500 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Average hourly rate £16.38 £27.50 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.45% -24.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.08 £17.70 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £29.70 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C#.

1 49 (80.33%) .NET
2 38 (62.30%) SQL
3 30 (49.18%) SQL Server
3 30 (49.18%) ASP.NET
4 25 (40.98%) XML
5 24 (39.34%) Microsoft
6 23 (37.70%) WCF
7 20 (32.79%) .NET Framework
7 20 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (29.51%) MVC
9 16 (26.23%) SOAP
9 16 (26.23%) Web Services
10 15 (24.59%) Windows
10 15 (24.59%) SQL Server 2008
10 15 (24.59%) Entity Framework
11 14 (22.95%) NHS
12 13 (21.31%) Visual Studio
12 13 (21.31%) T-SQL
12 13 (21.31%) SQL Server 2005
12 13 (21.31%) Team Foundation Server
13 12 (19.67%) Security Cleared
14 11 (18.03%) Oracle
14 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
14 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (16.39%) Unit Testing
15 10 (16.39%) LINQ
16 9 (14.75%) Dynamics CRM
16 9 (14.75%) TDD
16 9 (14.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 9 (14.75%) Automated Testing

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C#. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (13.11%) IIS
2 6 (9.84%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.92%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.28%) CMS
5 1 (1.64%) Zope
5 1 (1.64%) Apache
5 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.64%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.64%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.64%) Lync
5 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (14.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.92%) Office 365
3 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) Intranet
2 2 (3.28%) LDAP
2 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (49.18%) SQL Server
2 15 (24.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (21.31%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (14.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (14.75%) SQL Server 2000
4 9 (14.75%) Relational Database
5 8 (13.11%) Oracle Database
5 8 (13.11%) Oracle9i Database
5 8 (13.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (13.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (11.48%) RDBMS
7 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (4.92%) FileMaker
9 1 (1.64%) MS Access
9 1 (1.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (21.31%) Visual Studio
1 13 (21.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (8.20%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (4.92%) MSBuild
5 2 (3.28%) Subversion
6 1 (1.64%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.64%) NUnit
6 1 (1.64%) JIRA
6 1 (1.64%) Selenium
6 1 (1.64%) JUnit
6 1 (1.64%) JMeter
6 1 (1.64%) TestNG
6 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.64%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.64%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 5 (8.20%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Publishing
3 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.28%) Electronics
3 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.28%) Marketing
3 2 (3.28%) Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (88.52%) Developer
2 17 (27.87%) Software Developer
3 15 (24.59%) .NET Developer
4 8 (13.11%) Senior Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Analyst Developer
5 6 (9.84%) SQL Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Senior Software Developer
6 5 (8.20%) C# Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 5 (8.20%) CRM Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Applications Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) Applications Support
7 4 (6.56%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Developer
8 3 (4.92%) SharePoint Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Web Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (80.33%) .NET
2 30 (49.18%) ASP.NET
3 25 (40.98%) XML
4 23 (37.70%) WCF
5 20 (32.79%) .NET Framework
6 16 (26.23%) SOAP
6 16 (26.23%) Web Services
7 15 (24.59%) Entity Framework
8 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (16.39%) LINQ
10 9 (14.75%) CSS
11 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (13.11%) HTML
12 7 (11.48%) HTML5
13 6 (9.84%) RESTful
13 6 (9.84%) WinForms
14 4 (6.56%) REST
14 4 (6.56%) CSS3
14 4 (6.56%) jQuery
14 4 (6.56%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.95%) NHS
2 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.28%) DTV
3 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.64%) Open Source
3 1 (1.64%) User Experience
3 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.59%) Windows
2 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (29.51%) MVC
3 10 (16.39%) Unit Testing
4 9 (14.75%) TDD
4 9 (14.75%) Automated Testing
4 9 (14.75%) CRM
5 8 (13.11%) ETL
5 8 (13.11%) Migration
5 8 (13.11%) Scrum
6 7 (11.48%) OOP
6 7 (11.48%) Project Management
7 6 (9.84%) BDD
8 5 (8.20%) UML
9 4 (6.56%) Data Migration
9 4 (6.56%) Information Security
10 3 (4.92%) MVVM
11 2 (3.28%) Information Governance
11 2 (3.28%) Mentoring
11 2 (3.28%) Coaching
11 2 (3.28%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 38 (62.30%) SQL
2 13 (21.31%) T-SQL
3 9 (14.75%) PL/SQL
3 9 (14.75%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.84%) VB.NET
5 4 (6.56%) C++
6 2 (3.28%) Java
7 1 (1.64%) Ruby
7 1 (1.64%) Groovy
7 1 (1.64%) Python
7 1 (1.64%) C
7 1 (1.64%) Perl
7 1 (1.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (19.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.84%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) HL7
2 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (6.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 24 (39.34%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.03%) Oracle
3 6 (9.84%) Business Objects
4 2 (3.28%) SAP
5 1 (1.64%) Zend
5 1 (1.64%) Sitecore
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