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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 14 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing C# 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 2.99% 2.75% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.69% 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£200 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £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 Newport region.

Programming Languages Category
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
26 39 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 38.81% 35.78% 39.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 27 13
Average daily rate £401 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £266 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%

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 5 March 2015, 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 24 (82.76%) .NET
2 23 (79.31%) Scrum
3 22 (75.86%) Selenium
4 20 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (65.52%) Security Cleared
5 19 (65.52%) WebDriver
6 18 (62.07%) Kanban
6 18 (62.07%) Automation Testing
7 17 (58.62%) Jenkins
7 17 (58.62%) JIRA
8 16 (55.17%) .NET Framework
9 15 (51.72%) Load Testing
9 15 (51.72%) SC Cleared
9 15 (51.72%) Test Scripting
9 15 (51.72%) Team Foundation Server
10 14 (48.28%) Open Source
10 14 (48.28%) Subversion
10 14 (48.28%) Java
11 13 (44.83%) ISEB
11 13 (44.83%) ISTQB
11 13 (44.83%) Software Testing
12 12 (41.38%) TDD
13 11 (37.93%) Bugzilla
13 11 (37.93%) SharePoint
14 10 (34.48%) Client/Server
14 10 (34.48%) Test Management
14 10 (34.48%) HP Quality Center
14 10 (34.48%) TortoiseSVN
14 10 (34.48%) BDD
15 9 (31.03%) JMeter

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 11 (37.93%) SharePoint
2 4 (13.79%) JBoss
2 4 (13.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (75.86%) Selenium
2 19 (65.52%) WebDriver
3 17 (58.62%) Jenkins
3 17 (58.62%) JIRA
4 15 (51.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (48.28%) Subversion
6 11 (37.93%) Bugzilla
7 10 (34.48%) TortoiseSVN
8 9 (31.03%) JMeter
9 6 (20.69%) Ant
9 6 (20.69%) JUnit
9 6 (20.69%) Maven
9 6 (20.69%) TestNG
10 3 (10.34%) SoapUI
10 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
10 3 (10.34%) Eclipse
11 2 (6.90%) ReSharper
11 2 (6.90%) Gradle
11 2 (6.90%) Artifactory
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Tester
2 8 (27.59%) Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Test Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Automation Tester
3 3 (10.34%) .NET Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (6.90%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Test Leader
5 1 (3.45%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Designer
5 1 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Lead Tester
5 1 (3.45%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) UI Designer
5 1 (3.45%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (82.76%) .NET
2 16 (55.17%) .NET Framework
3 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET
4 6 (20.69%) CSS
4 6 (20.69%) jQuery
5 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (17.24%) HTML
6 4 (13.79%) Spring
6 4 (13.79%) Spring MVC
6 4 (13.79%) RESTful
7 3 (10.34%) HTML5
7 3 (10.34%) CSS3
7 3 (10.34%) Java SE
8 2 (6.90%) Ajax
8 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (3.45%) Java EE
9 1 (3.45%) Web Services
9 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) Open Source
2 10 (34.48%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Scrum
2 20 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (62.07%) Kanban
3 18 (62.07%) Automation Testing
4 15 (51.72%) Load Testing
4 15 (51.72%) Test Scripting
5 13 (44.83%) Software Testing
6 12 (41.38%) TDD
7 10 (34.48%) Test Management
7 10 (34.48%) BDD
8 8 (27.59%) Project Management
9 7 (24.14%) MVC
10 5 (17.24%) SOA
11 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
12 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
13 1 (3.45%) Requirements Engineering
13 1 (3.45%) Web Development
13 1 (3.45%) PLM
13 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
13 1 (3.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
2 1 (3.45%) C
2 1 (3.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (65.52%) Security Cleared
2 15 (51.72%) SC Cleared
3 13 (44.83%) ISEB
3 13 (44.83%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.45%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (34.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) VMware
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