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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 5 9 24
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +15
Contract jobs citing C# 25 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 22.12% 13.16% 0.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.37% 38.46% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 1
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£350 £313 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +13.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
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
59 26 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 52.21% 34.21% 28.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 15 18
Average daily rate £363 £338 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -7.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £413 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 26 (74.29%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (74.29%) Security Cleared
2 25 (71.43%) .NET
3 24 (68.57%) Java
3 24 (68.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (65.71%) SC Cleared
4 23 (65.71%) TDD
5 21 (60.00%) Selenium
6 20 (57.14%) .NET Framework
6 20 (57.14%) WebDriver
6 20 (57.14%) BDD
6 20 (57.14%) Scrum
7 18 (51.43%) TestNG
8 17 (48.57%) Automation Testing
8 17 (48.57%) ISTQB
8 17 (48.57%) HP Quality Center
8 17 (48.57%) Load Testing
8 17 (48.57%) Test Scripting
8 17 (48.57%) Kanban
9 16 (45.71%) Test Management
9 16 (45.71%) TortoiseSVN
9 16 (45.71%) Software Testing
9 16 (45.71%) JIRA
9 16 (45.71%) Open Source
9 16 (45.71%) JMeter
9 16 (45.71%) Subversion
9 16 (45.71%) Bugzilla
9 16 (45.71%) JUnit
9 16 (45.71%) SharePoint
9 16 (45.71%) ISEB

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (45.71%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.57%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (8.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 24 (68.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (60.00%) Selenium
3 20 (57.14%) WebDriver
4 18 (51.43%) TestNG
5 16 (45.71%) TortoiseSVN
5 16 (45.71%) JIRA
5 16 (45.71%) JMeter
5 16 (45.71%) Subversion
5 16 (45.71%) Bugzilla
5 16 (45.71%) JUnit
6 15 (42.86%) Ant
6 15 (42.86%) Maven
6 15 (42.86%) Jenkins
7 8 (22.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Tester
1 11 (31.43%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) .NET Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (8.57%) C# Developer
4 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Lead Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Automation Tester
5 2 (5.71%) Agile Coach
5 2 (5.71%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (5.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Web Team Leader
6 1 (2.86%) Test Leader
6 1 (2.86%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (71.43%) .NET
2 20 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 7 (20.00%) WCF
4 7 (20.00%) REST
4 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (20.00%) SOAP
4 7 (20.00%) Web Services
5 6 (17.14%) XML
5 6 (17.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (2.86%) Velocity
6 1 (2.86%) Java SE
6 1 (2.86%) Apache FOP
6 1 (2.86%) WPF
6 1 (2.86%) LINQ
6 1 (2.86%) NHibernate
6 1 (2.86%) HTML
6 1 (2.86%) XSD
6 1 (2.86%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) Open Source
2 11 (31.43%) Client/Server
3 4 (11.43%) iSeries
4 3 (8.57%) AS400
5 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) UNIX
2 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (74.29%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (65.71%) TDD
3 20 (57.14%) BDD
3 20 (57.14%) Scrum
4 17 (48.57%) Automation Testing
4 17 (48.57%) Load Testing
4 17 (48.57%) Test Scripting
4 17 (48.57%) Kanban
5 16 (45.71%) Test Management
5 16 (45.71%) Software Testing
6 12 (34.29%) Automated Testing
7 7 (20.00%) MVC
8 6 (17.14%) Project Management
8 6 (17.14%) Unit Testing
9 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
10 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
11 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
11 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
11 2 (5.71%) User Stories
11 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) Java
2 3 (8.57%) SAS Macro
3 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.71%) Ruby
4 1 (2.86%) SQL
4 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (74.29%) Security Cleared
2 23 (65.71%) SC Cleared
3 17 (48.57%) ISTQB
4 16 (45.71%) ISEB
5 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.71%) MCSD
Systems Management
1 17 (48.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) IBM
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle
2 3 (8.57%) Informatica
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
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