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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 13 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing C# 30 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 21.90% 3.23% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.97% 7.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 28 4 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
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 £37.50 £35.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.09%
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
91 54 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 66.42% 43.55% 27.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 40 10
Average daily rate £350 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £325 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (72.73%) Scrum
3 23 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (66.67%) .NET Framework
5 21 (63.64%) Visual Studio
5 21 (63.64%) Web Services
6 20 (60.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 20 (60.61%) BDD
7 19 (57.58%) TDD
8 17 (51.52%) Security Cleared
9 16 (48.48%) SC Cleared
9 16 (48.48%) ASP.NET
9 16 (48.48%) SQL Server
9 16 (48.48%) MVC
10 15 (45.45%) XML
11 14 (42.42%) SOAP
11 14 (42.42%) Unit Testing
11 14 (42.42%) SQL Server 2008
11 14 (42.42%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (42.42%) REST
12 13 (39.39%) IIS
13 12 (36.36%) Java
14 9 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 8 (24.24%) Selenium
15 8 (24.24%) WebDriver
16 7 (21.21%) Automation Testing
16 7 (21.21%) jQuery
16 7 (21.21%) Load Testing
16 7 (21.21%) Test Scripting
16 7 (21.21%) JavaScript

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 13 (39.39%) IIS
2 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (48.48%) SQL Server
2 14 (42.42%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 21 (63.64%) Visual Studio
2 20 (60.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (24.24%) WebDriver
3 8 (24.24%) Selenium
4 6 (18.18%) TestNG
4 6 (18.18%) JUnit
5 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
5 5 (15.15%) Subversion
5 5 (15.15%) JIRA
5 5 (15.15%) JMeter
5 5 (15.15%) Bugzilla
6 1 (3.03%) NUnit
6 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.03%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (6.06%) Back Office
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Developer
2 17 (51.52%) .NET Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Tester
4 3 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Software Tester
6 1 (3.03%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.03%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Agile C# Developer
6 1 (3.03%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 21 (63.64%) Web Services
4 16 (48.48%) ASP.NET
5 15 (45.45%) XML
6 14 (42.42%) SOAP
6 14 (42.42%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (42.42%) REST
7 7 (21.21%) jQuery
7 7 (21.21%) CSS
8 6 (18.18%) HTML
8 6 (18.18%) HTML5
8 6 (18.18%) Sass
9 2 (6.06%) Ajax
10 1 (3.03%) Java EE
10 1 (3.03%) Gherkin
10 1 (3.03%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Client/Server
2 5 (15.15%) Open Source
3 4 (12.12%) User Experience
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) Scrum
2 23 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (60.61%) BDD
4 19 (57.58%) TDD
5 16 (48.48%) MVC
6 14 (42.42%) Unit Testing
7 7 (21.21%) Test Scripting
7 7 (21.21%) Load Testing
7 7 (21.21%) Automation Testing
8 5 (15.15%) Test Management
9 2 (6.06%) SOA
9 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
9 2 (6.06%) Customer Insight
10 1 (3.03%) Web Development
10 1 (3.03%) RDF
10 1 (3.03%) Validation
10 1 (3.03%) Test Automation
10 1 (3.03%) Requirements Engineering
10 1 (3.03%) CRM
10 1 (3.03%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) Java
2 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.06%) SQL
3 2 (6.06%) C
4 1 (3.03%) C++
4 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (51.52%) Security Cleared
2 16 (48.48%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
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