The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 17 7 13
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Contract jobs citing C# 25 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 10.82% 14.61% 9.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.86% 29.55% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 8
Median daily rate £385 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £370 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.34 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.58%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Programming Languages Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
140 44 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 60.61% 49.44% 56.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 25 28
Median daily rate £410 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.12% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £420 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.42 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.19%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C# across the Northern Ireland region.

C# Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Northern Ireland region.

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

C#
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -8 23 £385 +40.00% 5
C#
UK

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for C#.

1 28 (63.64%) SQL
2 27 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (54.55%) .NET
4 18 (40.91%) TDD
5 17 (38.64%) Finance
5 17 (38.64%) Java
5 17 (38.64%) BDD
6 16 (36.36%) C++
7 15 (34.09%) Python
7 15 (34.09%) Multithreading
8 14 (31.82%) OOD
9 13 (29.55%) Banking
9 13 (29.55%) MVC
9 13 (29.55%) ASP.NET
9 13 (29.55%) NoSQL
10 12 (27.27%) Degree
10 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
11 10 (22.73%) HTML
11 10 (22.73%) JavaScript
11 10 (22.73%) Equity Derivative
12 9 (20.45%) Front Office
13 8 (18.18%) Information Security
13 8 (18.18%) Mathematics
13 8 (18.18%) WPF
13 8 (18.18%) Integration Testing
13 8 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (13.64%) jQuery
15 5 (11.36%) AngularJS
15 5 (11.36%) Relational Database

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.09%) Apache
1 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 4 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (4.55%) Confluence
3 1 (2.27%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) EngageOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (29.55%) NoSQL
2 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.36%) RDBMS
3 5 (11.36%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.55%) Bitbucket
2 2 (4.55%) JIRA
2 2 (4.55%) TeamCity
2 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.27%) JUnit
3 1 (2.27%) NUnit
3 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.27%) TestNG
General
1 17 (38.64%) Finance
2 13 (29.55%) Banking
3 9 (20.45%) Front Office
4 1 (2.27%) Advertising
4 1 (2.27%) Billing
4 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (88.64%) Developer
2 17 (38.64%) .NET Developer
3 16 (36.36%) C# Developer
3 16 (36.36%) Senior Developer
4 14 (31.82%) Java Developer
5 12 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (22.73%) Lead Developer
7 9 (20.45%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (13.64%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (11.36%) C# WPF Developer
9 5 (11.36%) Senior C# Developer
9 5 (11.36%) WPF Developer
10 4 (9.09%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 4 (9.09%) SQL Developer
11 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (6.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 2 (4.55%) Consultant
12 2 (4.55%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
12 2 (4.55%) Senior WPF Developer
12 2 (4.55%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (54.55%) .NET
2 13 (29.55%) ASP.NET
3 10 (22.73%) HTML
4 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (18.18%) WPF
5 6 (13.64%) jQuery
6 5 (11.36%) AngularJS
7 4 (9.09%) Node.js
7 4 (9.09%) XML
8 3 (6.82%) CSS
9 2 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
10 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (2.27%) CSS3
10 1 (2.27%) HTML5
10 1 (2.27%) JDBC
10 1 (2.27%) JSP
10 1 (2.27%) LINQ
10 1 (2.27%) Servlets
10 1 (2.27%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Equity Derivative
2 8 (18.18%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.82%) Equities
4 2 (4.55%) Derivative
5 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.27%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (40.91%) TDD
3 17 (38.64%) BDD
4 15 (34.09%) Multithreading
5 14 (31.82%) OOD
6 13 (29.55%) MVC
7 8 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (18.18%) Information Security
7 8 (18.18%) Integration Testing
8 5 (11.36%) UML
9 3 (6.82%) Data Validation
9 3 (6.82%) Multithreaded Programming
9 3 (6.82%) Validation
10 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
10 2 (4.55%) Migration
11 1 (2.27%) Automated Testing
11 1 (2.27%) E-Commerce
11 1 (2.27%) MVVM
11 1 (2.27%) Process Improvement
11 1 (2.27%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 28 (63.64%) SQL
2 17 (38.64%) Java
3 16 (36.36%) C++
4 15 (34.09%) Python
5 10 (22.73%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.55%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) HND
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle