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 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 6 10 16
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Contract jobs citing C# 26 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 21.49% 6.85% 1.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.68% 38.46% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 1
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£325 £313 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +13.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.54% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.28%
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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
69 13 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 57.02% 17.81% 39.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 6 10
Average daily rate £325 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £313 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 £11.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+117.39% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 2014, 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 36 (75.00%) .NET
2 34 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (64.58%) Scrum
3 31 (64.58%) Selenium
3 31 (64.58%) Security Cleared
4 27 (56.25%) SC Cleared
4 27 (56.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 27 (56.25%) WebDriver
5 26 (54.17%) .NET Framework
6 24 (50.00%) Kanban
6 24 (50.00%) Java
6 24 (50.00%) Automation Testing
7 23 (47.92%) TDD
8 22 (45.83%) JIRA
9 21 (43.75%) Test Scripting
9 21 (43.75%) Load Testing
9 21 (43.75%) Jenkins
10 19 (39.58%) ISTQB
10 19 (39.58%) Open Source
10 19 (39.58%) BDD
10 19 (39.58%) Subversion
11 18 (37.50%) ISEB
11 18 (37.50%) Software Testing
12 16 (33.33%) Bugzilla
12 16 (33.33%) SharePoint
12 16 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
13 15 (31.25%) TortoiseSVN
13 15 (31.25%) Test Management
14 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
14 14 (29.17%) ASP.NET

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 16 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.33%) JBoss
2 4 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.25%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.25%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 31 (64.58%) Selenium
2 27 (56.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (56.25%) WebDriver
3 22 (45.83%) JIRA
4 21 (43.75%) Jenkins
5 19 (39.58%) Subversion
6 16 (33.33%) Bugzilla
7 15 (31.25%) TortoiseSVN
8 14 (29.17%) JMeter
9 13 (27.08%) TestNG
10 11 (22.92%) JUnit
10 11 (22.92%) Visual Studio
11 10 (20.83%) Ant
11 10 (20.83%) Maven
12 3 (6.25%) Eclipse
12 3 (6.25%) SoapUI
13 2 (4.17%) Gradle
13 2 (4.17%) Artifactory
13 2 (4.17%) ReSharper
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (35.42%) Tester
2 11 (22.92%) Developer
3 8 (16.67%) Analyst
3 8 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 8 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 3 (6.25%) C# Developer
4 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (6.25%) Automation Tester
4 3 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (6.25%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (4.17%) Automation Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Lead Tester
5 2 (4.17%) Agile Coach
5 2 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (4.17%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.17%) Lead Developer
5 2 (4.17%) Architect
6 1 (2.08%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (75.00%) .NET
2 26 (54.17%) .NET Framework
3 14 (29.17%) ASP.NET
4 12 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (14.58%) Web Services
5 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 6 (12.50%) REST
6 6 (12.50%) WCF
6 6 (12.50%) XML
6 6 (12.50%) CSS
6 6 (12.50%) SOAP
6 6 (12.50%) HTML
7 5 (10.42%) jQuery
7 5 (10.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (8.33%) RESTful
8 4 (8.33%) Spring MVC
8 4 (8.33%) Spring
9 3 (6.25%) Java SE
9 3 (6.25%) CSS3
9 3 (6.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (39.58%) Open Source
2 12 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 4 (8.33%) iSeries
4 3 (6.25%) AS400
5 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (64.58%) Scrum
3 24 (50.00%) Kanban
3 24 (50.00%) Automation Testing
4 23 (47.92%) TDD
5 21 (43.75%) Test Scripting
5 21 (43.75%) Load Testing
6 19 (39.58%) BDD
7 18 (37.50%) Software Testing
8 15 (31.25%) Test Management
9 12 (25.00%) MVC
10 11 (22.92%) Project Management
11 10 (20.83%) Automated Testing
12 6 (12.50%) Unit Testing
13 5 (10.42%) Test Automation
14 4 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
14 4 (8.33%) SOA
15 3 (6.25%) Software Engineering
15 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
16 2 (4.17%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 24 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.25%) SAS Macro
3 2 (4.17%) Ruby
3 2 (4.17%) SQL
4 1 (2.08%) C
4 1 (2.08%) C++
Qualifications
1 31 (64.58%) Security Cleared
2 27 (56.25%) SC Cleared
3 19 (39.58%) ISTQB
4 18 (37.50%) ISEB
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.08%) MCSD
5 1 (2.08%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 16 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) Oracle
1 4 (8.33%) IBM
2 3 (6.25%) Informatica
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.08%) VMware