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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 11 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing C# 18 22 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 13.53% 22.45% 7.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.71% 40.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 5
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£489 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.64% +3.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £66.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.68% +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
70 55 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 52.63% 56.12% 31.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 45 16
Average daily rate £375 £363 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £475 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 55 (96.49%) .NET
2 49 (85.96%) Scrum
3 46 (80.70%) Visual Studio
4 45 (78.95%) .NET Framework
5 43 (75.44%) Team Foundation Server
6 41 (71.93%) BDD
6 41 (71.93%) TDD
7 40 (70.18%) MVC
8 38 (66.67%) SQL Server
9 36 (63.16%) REST
10 35 (61.40%) SQL Server 2008
11 34 (59.65%) Unit Testing
12 33 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
13 32 (56.14%) Security Cleared
14 30 (52.63%) SC Cleared
15 28 (49.12%) Web Services
16 25 (43.86%) ASP.NET
16 25 (43.86%) ASP.NET MVC
17 23 (40.35%) IIS
17 23 (40.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 22 (38.60%) XML
18 22 (38.60%) SOAP
19 21 (36.84%) Selenium
19 21 (36.84%) ASP.NET Web API
20 19 (33.33%) jQuery
21 17 (29.82%) SQL Server 2012
22 16 (28.07%) Entity Framework
23 15 (26.32%) WCF
24 14 (24.56%) SpecFlow
25 13 (22.81%) SOA

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (40.35%) IIS
2 11 (19.30%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (10.53%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.51%) FileNet
5 1 (1.75%) JBoss
5 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) SAN
1 1 (1.75%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 35 (61.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (29.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 46 (80.70%) Visual Studio
2 43 (75.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (36.84%) Selenium
4 14 (24.56%) SpecFlow
5 11 (19.30%) Git (software)
6 9 (15.79%) WebDriver
7 8 (14.04%) JIRA
8 7 (12.28%) Subversion
8 7 (12.28%) JMeter
8 7 (12.28%) Jenkins
9 6 (10.53%) JUnit
9 6 (10.53%) TestNG
10 5 (8.77%) Bugzilla
11 2 (3.51%) Eclipse
11 2 (3.51%) ReSharper
11 2 (3.51%) Gradle
11 2 (3.51%) Artifactory
11 2 (3.51%) Cucumber
11 2 (3.51%) SoapUI
12 1 (1.75%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 11 (19.30%) Back Office
2 3 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 47 (82.46%) Developer
2 41 (71.93%) .NET Developer
3 6 (10.53%) Tester
3 6 (10.53%) SQL Developer
4 3 (5.26%) Analyst
4 3 (5.26%) Test Analyst
5 2 (3.51%) C# Developer
5 2 (3.51%) Test Engineer
5 2 (3.51%) Software Engineer
5 2 (3.51%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (3.51%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (3.51%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (1.75%) Agile C# Developer
6 1 (1.75%) Mac Developer
6 1 (1.75%) UX Developer
6 1 (1.75%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (1.75%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (1.75%) Test Leader
6 1 (1.75%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (1.75%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (96.49%) .NET
2 45 (78.95%) .NET Framework
3 36 (63.16%) REST
4 28 (49.12%) Web Services
5 25 (43.86%) ASP.NET
5 25 (43.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (38.60%) SOAP
6 22 (38.60%) XML
7 21 (36.84%) ASP.NET Web API
8 19 (33.33%) jQuery
9 16 (28.07%) Entity Framework
10 15 (26.32%) WCF
11 11 (19.30%) Ajax
12 10 (17.54%) HTML
13 9 (15.79%) CSS
13 9 (15.79%) HTML5
14 6 (10.53%) Sass
15 3 (5.26%) CSS3
16 2 (3.51%) JAX-RS
17 1 (1.75%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) User Experience
2 7 (12.28%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) Linux
2 1 (1.75%) Mac OS
2 1 (1.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (85.96%) Scrum
2 41 (71.93%) TDD
2 41 (71.93%) BDD
3 40 (70.18%) MVC
4 34 (59.65%) Unit Testing
5 33 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (22.81%) SOA
7 7 (12.28%) Automation Testing
7 7 (12.28%) Test Scripting
7 7 (12.28%) Load Testing
8 5 (8.77%) Open Source
8 5 (8.77%) Test Management
9 3 (5.26%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.51%) BPEL
10 2 (3.51%) BPMN
10 2 (3.51%) Customer Insight
11 1 (1.75%) Mentoring
11 1 (1.75%) Test Automation
11 1 (1.75%) Penetration Testing
11 1 (1.75%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.30%) Java
2 6 (10.53%) JavaScript
2 6 (10.53%) SQL
3 3 (5.26%) C
4 2 (3.51%) C++
5 1 (1.75%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 32 (56.14%) Security Cleared
2 30 (52.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (40.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) vSphere
1 1 (1.75%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Nagios
1 1 (1.75%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (1.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.75%) Cisco