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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 15 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing C# 12 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 9.02% 14.63% 5.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.43% 26.47% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 3
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£425 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +3.70%
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 £40.19 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.17% +7.14%
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
56 68 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 42.11% 55.28% 30.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 55 18
Average daily rate £365 £420 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.09% +24.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -54.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -

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#
Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Newport region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

C# Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 July 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 42 (95.45%) .NET
2 34 (77.27%) Scrum
3 33 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (70.45%) Visual Studio
4 31 (70.45%) .NET Framework
5 29 (65.91%) Team Foundation Server
5 29 (65.91%) BDD
6 28 (63.64%) Web Services
7 27 (61.36%) TDD
7 27 (61.36%) ASP.NET
8 26 (59.09%) MVC
9 25 (56.82%) SQL Server
9 25 (56.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 25 (56.82%) Security Cleared
10 23 (52.27%) SC Cleared
10 23 (52.27%) IIS
11 22 (50.00%) XML
11 22 (50.00%) SOAP
11 22 (50.00%) REST
12 20 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
12 20 (45.45%) Unit Testing
13 13 (29.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 11 (25.00%) Java
15 10 (22.73%) HTML
15 10 (22.73%) CSS
15 10 (22.73%) Selenium
16 9 (20.45%) jQuery
16 9 (20.45%) HTML5
16 9 (20.45%) WebDriver
17 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 23 (52.27%) IIS
2 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.55%) FileNet
4 1 (2.27%) JBoss
4 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) SAN
1 1 (2.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (56.82%) SQL Server
2 20 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 31 (70.45%) Visual Studio
2 29 (65.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (22.73%) Selenium
4 9 (20.45%) WebDriver
5 8 (18.18%) JIRA
6 7 (15.91%) Subversion
6 7 (15.91%) JMeter
6 7 (15.91%) Jenkins
7 6 (13.64%) JUnit
7 6 (13.64%) TestNG
8 5 (11.36%) Bugzilla
9 2 (4.55%) Eclipse
9 2 (4.55%) ReSharper
9 2 (4.55%) Cucumber
9 2 (4.55%) SoapUI
9 2 (4.55%) SpecFlow
9 2 (4.55%) Gradle
9 2 (4.55%) Artifactory
10 1 (2.27%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (2.27%) NUnit
General
1 7 (15.91%) Back Office
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (77.27%) Developer
2 28 (63.64%) .NET Developer
3 6 (13.64%) Tester
4 5 (11.36%) SQL Developer
5 3 (6.82%) C# Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Test Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Test Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Agile .NET Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Agile C# Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Mac Developer
7 1 (2.27%) UX Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Test Leader
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (95.45%) .NET
2 31 (70.45%) .NET Framework
3 28 (63.64%) Web Services
4 27 (61.36%) ASP.NET
5 25 (56.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (50.00%) REST
6 22 (50.00%) SOAP
6 22 (50.00%) XML
7 10 (22.73%) HTML
7 10 (22.73%) CSS
8 9 (20.45%) HTML5
8 9 (20.45%) jQuery
9 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (13.64%) Sass
11 3 (6.82%) CSS3
12 2 (4.55%) Entity Framework
12 2 (4.55%) JAX-RS
13 1 (2.27%) Gherkin
13 1 (2.27%) Drools
13 1 (2.27%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) User Experience
2 7 (15.91%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Mac OS
2 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (77.27%) Scrum
2 33 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (65.91%) BDD
4 27 (61.36%) TDD
5 26 (59.09%) MVC
6 20 (45.45%) Unit Testing
7 7 (15.91%) Test Scripting
7 7 (15.91%) Load Testing
7 7 (15.91%) Automation Testing
8 5 (11.36%) Open Source
8 5 (11.36%) Test Management
9 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.55%) SOA
10 2 (4.55%) BPMN
10 2 (4.55%) BPEL
10 2 (4.55%) Customer Insight
11 1 (2.27%) Mentoring
11 1 (2.27%) Penetration Testing
11 1 (2.27%) Automated Testing
11 1 (2.27%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) Java
2 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.36%) SQL
4 3 (6.82%) C
5 2 (4.55%) C++
6 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.27%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 25 (56.82%) Security Cleared
2 23 (52.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (29.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) vSphere
1 1 (2.27%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Nagios
1 1 (2.27%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (2.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco