The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 27 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 16 12 24
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Contract jobs citing C# 6 33 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 8.00% 19.41% 5.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.95% 33.67% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 29 8
Median daily rate £370 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +23.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £37.56 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.48% +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
43 98 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 57.33% 57.65% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 84 56
Median daily rate £370 £365 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.36% -14.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £460 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £42.29 - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newport region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 May 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 Newport region with a requirement for C#.

1 19 (82.61%) .NET
1 19 (82.61%) Unit Testing
2 14 (60.87%) Software Engineering
2 14 (60.87%) OO
3 13 (56.52%) Windows
4 11 (47.83%) Web Services
4 11 (47.83%) Visual Studio
5 10 (43.48%) Linux
5 10 (43.48%) Configuration Management
5 10 (43.48%) Requirements Engineering
5 10 (43.48%) Cross-Platform Development
6 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (39.13%) .NET Framework
6 9 (39.13%) MVC
6 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
6 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
6 9 (39.13%) CSS
6 9 (39.13%) HTML
6 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
7 8 (34.78%) Scrum
7 8 (34.78%) TDD
7 8 (34.78%) WCF
7 8 (34.78%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
7 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
7 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (34.78%) Entity Framework
7 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (34.78%) jQuery
8 7 (30.43%) SpecFlow

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Newport 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 6 (26.09%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) SNMP
1 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
1 3 (13.04%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Visual Studio
2 8 (34.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (30.43%) Selenium
3 7 (30.43%) SpecFlow
4 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
5 3 (13.04%) Eclipse
5 3 (13.04%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (13.04%) StarTeam
General
1 6 (26.09%) Back Office
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Software Engineer
2 9 (39.13%) .NET Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
4 1 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Graduate
4 1 (4.35%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Secure Network Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) .NET
2 11 (47.83%) Web Services
3 9 (39.13%) .NET Framework
3 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
3 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET Web API
3 9 (39.13%) CSS
3 9 (39.13%) HTML
4 8 (34.78%) Entity Framework
4 8 (34.78%) jQuery
4 8 (34.78%) WCF
5 7 (30.43%) Ajax
5 7 (30.43%) REST
6 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (4.35%) STL
6 1 (4.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
1 1 (4.35%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Unit Testing
2 14 (60.87%) OO
2 14 (60.87%) Software Engineering
3 10 (43.48%) Configuration Management
3 10 (43.48%) Cross-Platform Development
3 10 (43.48%) Requirements Engineering
4 9 (39.13%) MVC
5 8 (34.78%) Scrum
5 8 (34.78%) TDD
6 7 (30.43%) BDD
7 6 (26.09%) SOA
8 5 (21.74%) UML
9 3 (13.04%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (13.04%) Requirements Management
10 2 (8.70%) Use Case
11 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (4.35%) API Development
11 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (4.35%) MVVM
11 1 (4.35%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
2 5 (21.74%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) C++
4 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
1 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 5 (21.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Coverity
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft