The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 14 11 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Contract jobs citing C# 7 32 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 8.75% 23.36% 7.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.07% 36.78% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 29 9
Average daily rate £370 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.56 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.15% +7.31%
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 Newport region.

Programming Languages Category
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
41 87 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 51.25% 63.50% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 75 48
Average daily rate £370 £358 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.49% -15.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £317 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Average hourly rate £42.29 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Newport

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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 18 (90.00%) .NET
1 18 (90.00%) Unit Testing
2 11 (55.00%) OO
2 11 (55.00%) Software Engineering
3 10 (50.00%) Web Services
3 10 (50.00%) Windows
4 9 (45.00%) Linux
4 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (45.00%) Visual Studio
4 9 (45.00%) MVC
4 9 (45.00%) Configuration Management
4 9 (45.00%) .NET Framework
4 9 (45.00%) Requirements Engineering
4 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (45.00%) Cross-Platform Development
5 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (40.00%) Entity Framework
5 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (40.00%) jQuery
5 8 (40.00%) TDD
5 8 (40.00%) WCF
5 8 (40.00%) Scrum
5 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (40.00%) CSS
5 8 (40.00%) HTML
5 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (35.00%) Selenium
6 7 (35.00%) Ajax
6 7 (35.00%) REST

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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 6 (30.00%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) SNMP
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Visual Studio
2 8 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (35.00%) Selenium
3 7 (35.00%) SpecFlow
4 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (5.00%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (5.00%) StarTeam
General
1 6 (30.00%) Back Office
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) .NET Developer
2 9 (45.00%) Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Graduate
4 1 (5.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Secure Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) .NET
2 10 (50.00%) Web Services
3 9 (45.00%) .NET Framework
3 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 8 (40.00%) CSS
4 8 (40.00%) Entity Framework
4 8 (40.00%) HTML
4 8 (40.00%) jQuery
4 8 (40.00%) WCF
5 7 (35.00%) Ajax
5 7 (35.00%) REST
6 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (5.00%) STL
6 1 (5.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (5.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Unit Testing
2 11 (55.00%) OO
2 11 (55.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (45.00%) Configuration Management
3 9 (45.00%) Cross-Platform Development
3 9 (45.00%) MVC
3 9 (45.00%) Requirements Engineering
4 8 (40.00%) Scrum
4 8 (40.00%) TDD
5 7 (35.00%) BDD
6 6 (30.00%) SOA
7 3 (15.00%) UML
8 2 (10.00%) Use Case
9 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (5.00%) API Development
9 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (5.00%) MVVM
9 1 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (5.00%) Requirements Management
9 1 (5.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.00%) C++
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 5 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Coverity
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft