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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 6 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Contract jobs citing C# 21 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 19.81% 2.50% 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.84% 15.38% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 1
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£325 £369 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.86% +34.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.28% -
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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
57 13 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 53.77% 16.25% 39.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 9 12
Average daily rate £320 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £423 £388
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 £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

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 December 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 December 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 35 (76.09%) .NET
2 31 (67.39%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (63.04%) Security Cleared
4 28 (60.87%) Selenium
4 28 (60.87%) Scrum
5 25 (54.35%) SC Cleared
6 24 (52.17%) .NET Framework
6 24 (52.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 24 (52.17%) WebDriver
7 22 (47.83%) Java
8 21 (45.65%) TDD
8 21 (45.65%) Automation Testing
8 21 (45.65%) Kanban
9 19 (41.30%) JIRA
9 19 (41.30%) Jenkins
10 18 (39.13%) Test Scripting
10 18 (39.13%) Load Testing
11 17 (36.96%) BDD
12 16 (34.78%) Open Source
12 16 (34.78%) ISTQB
12 16 (34.78%) Subversion
13 15 (32.61%) Software Testing
13 15 (32.61%) ISEB
14 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
14 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET
15 13 (28.26%) SharePoint
15 13 (28.26%) Bugzilla
15 13 (28.26%) HP Quality Center
16 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
16 12 (26.09%) TortoiseSVN

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 13 (28.26%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.70%) Tomcat
2 4 (8.70%) JBoss
3 3 (6.52%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 10 (21.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (6.52%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 28 (60.87%) Selenium
2 24 (52.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (52.17%) WebDriver
3 19 (41.30%) JIRA
3 19 (41.30%) Jenkins
4 16 (34.78%) Subversion
5 13 (28.26%) Bugzilla
6 12 (26.09%) TortoiseSVN
7 11 (23.91%) JMeter
7 11 (23.91%) Visual Studio
8 10 (21.74%) TestNG
9 8 (17.39%) Maven
9 8 (17.39%) Ant
9 8 (17.39%) JUnit
10 3 (6.52%) Eclipse
10 3 (6.52%) SoapUI
11 2 (4.35%) ReSharper
11 2 (4.35%) Gradle
11 2 (4.35%) Artifactory
General
1 10 (21.74%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Tester
2 11 (23.91%) Developer
3 8 (17.39%) Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) Test Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) .NET Developer
4 3 (6.52%) Architect
4 3 (6.52%) C# Developer
4 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (6.52%) Automation Tester
4 3 (6.52%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (6.52%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (4.35%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Lead Tester
5 2 (4.35%) Agile Coach
5 2 (4.35%) Automation Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.35%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (76.09%) .NET
2 24 (52.17%) .NET Framework
3 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET
4 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (15.22%) Web Services
5 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 6 (13.04%) WCF
6 6 (13.04%) REST
6 6 (13.04%) XML
6 6 (13.04%) HTML
6 6 (13.04%) CSS
6 6 (13.04%) SOAP
7 5 (10.87%) jQuery
7 5 (10.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (8.70%) Spring
8 4 (8.70%) Spring MVC
8 4 (8.70%) RESTful
9 3 (6.52%) HTML5
9 3 (6.52%) CSS3
9 3 (6.52%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.78%) Open Source
2 11 (23.91%) Client/Server
3 3 (6.52%) iSeries
4 2 (4.35%) AS400
5 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (67.39%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (60.87%) Scrum
3 21 (45.65%) TDD
3 21 (45.65%) Automation Testing
3 21 (45.65%) Kanban
4 18 (39.13%) Test Scripting
4 18 (39.13%) Load Testing
5 17 (36.96%) BDD
6 15 (32.61%) Software Testing
7 12 (26.09%) Test Management
7 12 (26.09%) MVC
8 10 (21.74%) Project Management
9 8 (17.39%) Automated Testing
10 6 (13.04%) Unit Testing
11 5 (10.87%) SOA
12 4 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (8.70%) Test Automation
13 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
13 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
14 2 (4.35%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (47.83%) Java
2 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.52%) SAS Macro
3 2 (4.35%) Ruby
3 2 (4.35%) SQL
4 1 (2.17%) C
4 1 (2.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 29 (63.04%) Security Cleared
2 25 (54.35%) SC Cleared
3 16 (34.78%) ISTQB
4 15 (32.61%) ISEB
5 1 (2.17%) MCSD
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.17%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (28.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle
1 3 (6.52%) IBM
2 2 (4.35%) Informatica
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.17%) VMware