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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 26 30 31
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing C# 13 23 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.38% 6.01% 3.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.32% 13.86% 10.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 9
Median daily rate £475 £333 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +17.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £39.40 £36.57
% change year-on-year
+0.25% +7.73%
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
126 166 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 42.42% 43.34% 35.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 128 99
Median daily rate £370 £330 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.64 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.78% -4.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

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 27 July 2016.

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 27 July 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 66 (90.41%) .NET
2 51 (69.86%) Unit Testing
3 49 (67.12%) MVC
4 39 (53.42%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (46.58%) WCF
6 33 (45.21%) Visual Studio
7 30 (41.10%) ASP.NET
7 30 (41.10%) SQL Server
7 30 (41.10%) TDD
8 29 (39.73%) ASP.NET Web API
9 27 (36.99%) ASP.NET MVC
10 26 (35.62%) Scrum
10 26 (35.62%) JavaScript
10 26 (35.62%) .NET Framework
10 26 (35.62%) BDD
11 25 (34.25%) AngularJS
11 25 (34.25%) Web Development
11 25 (34.25%) jQuery
11 25 (34.25%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (34.25%) HTML
11 25 (34.25%) CSS
11 25 (34.25%) OOP
12 24 (32.88%) Entity Framework
12 24 (32.88%) KnockoutJS
12 24 (32.88%) CSS3
12 24 (32.88%) HTML5
12 24 (32.88%) TypeScript
13 23 (31.51%) DevOps
13 23 (31.51%) MbUnit
13 23 (31.51%) MSTest

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 5 (6.85%) CMS
1 5 (6.85%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (4.11%) Apache Solr
2 3 (4.11%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.37%) Commerce Server
3 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (4.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.44%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (41.10%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.70%) Oracle Database
3 9 (12.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (10.96%) Couchbase
4 8 (10.96%) MongoDB
4 8 (10.96%) NoSQL
4 8 (10.96%) Oracle9i Database
4 8 (10.96%) RDBMS
4 8 (10.96%) Relational Database
4 8 (10.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (10.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.74%) DB2
6 1 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 33 (45.21%) Visual Studio
2 23 (31.51%) MbUnit
2 23 (31.51%) MSTest
2 23 (31.51%) NUnit
3 13 (17.81%) Selenium
4 11 (15.07%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (12.33%) Oracle Forms
6 8 (10.96%) Git (software)
6 8 (10.96%) Jenkins
6 8 (10.96%) SpecFlow
6 8 (10.96%) TeamCity
7 7 (9.59%) Mercurial
8 4 (5.48%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.37%) JIRA
9 1 (1.37%) LoadUI
9 1 (1.37%) Ranorex
9 1 (1.37%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.37%) TestComplete
9 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 20 (27.40%) Finance
2 12 (16.44%) Back Office
3 1 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 66 (90.41%) Developer
2 31 (42.47%) .NET Developer
3 27 (36.99%) Senior Developer
4 16 (21.92%) Agile Developer
4 16 (21.92%) Senior Agile Developer
5 14 (19.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (19.18%) C# Developer
5 14 (19.18%) Software Developer
6 10 (13.70%) Senior Software Developer
7 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (8.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (8.22%) SQL Developer
9 5 (6.85%) .NET Software Developer
9 5 (6.85%) C# Software Developer
9 5 (6.85%) Sitecore Developer
10 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 3 (4.11%) CRM Developer
11 3 (4.11%) Senior .NET Software Developer
11 3 (4.11%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 3 (4.11%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (90.41%) .NET
2 34 (46.58%) WCF
3 30 (41.10%) ASP.NET
4 29 (39.73%) ASP.NET Web API
5 27 (36.99%) ASP.NET MVC
6 26 (35.62%) .NET Framework
7 25 (34.25%) AngularJS
7 25 (34.25%) CSS
7 25 (34.25%) HTML
7 25 (34.25%) jQuery
8 24 (32.88%) CSS3
8 24 (32.88%) Entity Framework
8 24 (32.88%) HTML5
8 24 (32.88%) KnockoutJS
9 9 (12.33%) WinForms
10 8 (10.96%) LINQ
11 7 (9.59%) Gherkin
12 6 (8.22%) Web Services
13 4 (5.48%) WPF
14 3 (4.11%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.44%) NHS
2 3 (4.11%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.74%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.44%) Windows
2 2 (2.74%) Linux
2 2 (2.74%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (69.86%) Unit Testing
2 49 (67.12%) MVC
3 39 (53.42%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (41.10%) TDD
5 26 (35.62%) BDD
5 26 (35.62%) Scrum
6 25 (34.25%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (34.25%) OOP
6 25 (34.25%) Web Development
7 23 (31.51%) ATDD
7 23 (31.51%) DevOps
7 23 (31.51%) Test-First Development
8 16 (21.92%) Mentoring
9 15 (20.55%) OO
10 10 (13.70%) Test Automation
11 5 (6.85%) SDLC
12 3 (4.11%) CRM
12 3 (4.11%) Software Engineering
13 2 (2.74%) Configuration Management
13 2 (2.74%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 26 (35.62%) JavaScript
2 24 (32.88%) TypeScript
3 19 (26.03%) SQL
4 10 (13.70%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.11%) C++
6 2 (2.74%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.74%) VBA
6 2 (2.74%) VBScript
6 2 (2.74%) VC++
7 1 (1.37%) C
7 1 (1.37%) Java
7 1 (1.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (13.70%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.74%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.74%) ISEB
2 2 (2.74%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.74%) QA
3 1 (1.37%) HL7
3 1 (1.37%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (17.81%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (30.14%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.44%) Oracle
3 9 (12.33%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.74%) Alterian
4 2 (2.74%) Sybase
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