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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 21 6 11
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Contract jobs citing C# 17 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 7.14% 17.43% 11.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.41% 38.78% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 10
Median daily rate £263 £294 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.63% -9.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £395 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.25 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+4.45% +14.59%

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
149 49 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 62.61% 44.95% 46.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 25 24
Median daily rate £409 £310 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.85% -8.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.88%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -16 16 £263 -10.63% 4
C#
UK

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 32 (62.75%) SQL
2 30 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (54.90%) .NET
4 21 (41.18%) Finance
5 20 (39.22%) Java
6 18 (35.29%) TDD
7 17 (33.33%) BDD
8 16 (31.37%) C++
8 16 (31.37%) ASP.NET
9 15 (29.41%) Python
9 15 (29.41%) OOD
9 15 (29.41%) Multithreading
9 15 (29.41%) Banking
10 14 (27.45%) MVC
10 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
10 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
11 13 (25.49%) NoSQL
12 12 (23.53%) Degree
12 12 (23.53%) HTML
13 10 (19.61%) Equity Derivative
14 9 (17.65%) jQuery
14 9 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (17.65%) Front Office
15 8 (15.69%) Information Security
15 8 (15.69%) Integration Testing
15 8 (15.69%) WPF
15 8 (15.69%) Mathematics
16 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
17 6 (11.76%) SharePoint

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 6 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.80%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (7.84%) Apache
4 2 (3.92%) Confluence
4 2 (3.92%) IIS
5 1 (1.96%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) EngageOne
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.96%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (1.96%) GitHub
2 1 (1.96%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
2 13 (25.49%) NoSQL
3 5 (9.80%) RDBMS
3 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.96%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Cucumber
1 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.88%) LoadRunner
1 3 (5.88%) Selenium
1 3 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.92%) Bitbucket
2 2 (3.92%) JIRA
2 2 (3.92%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.96%) JUnit
3 1 (1.96%) NUnit
3 1 (1.96%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.96%) TestNG
General
1 21 (41.18%) Finance
2 15 (29.41%) Banking
3 9 (17.65%) Front Office
4 2 (3.92%) Advertising
5 1 (1.96%) Billing
5 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (84.31%) Developer
2 19 (37.25%) .NET Developer
3 16 (31.37%) C# Developer
3 16 (31.37%) Senior Developer
4 14 (27.45%) Java Developer
5 12 (23.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (19.61%) Lead Developer
7 9 (17.65%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (11.76%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (9.80%) C# WPF Developer
9 5 (9.80%) Senior C# Developer
9 5 (9.80%) WPF Developer
10 4 (7.84%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 4 (7.84%) SharePoint Developer
10 4 (7.84%) SQL Developer
11 3 (5.88%) Analyst
11 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (5.88%) Banking Analyst
11 3 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (5.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (54.90%) .NET
2 16 (31.37%) ASP.NET
3 12 (23.53%) HTML
4 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (17.65%) jQuery
5 8 (15.69%) WPF
6 6 (11.76%) AngularJS
7 5 (9.80%) CSS
7 5 (9.80%) Node.js
7 5 (9.80%) XML
8 3 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (3.92%) .NET Framework
9 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (3.92%) SOAP
9 2 (3.92%) WCF
10 1 (1.96%) Handlebars
10 1 (1.96%) JDBC
10 1 (1.96%) JSP
10 1 (1.96%) Web Services
10 1 (1.96%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Equity Derivative
2 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Equities
3 2 (3.92%) Derivative
4 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.96%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (35.29%) TDD
3 17 (33.33%) BDD
4 15 (29.41%) Multithreading
4 15 (29.41%) OOD
5 14 (27.45%) MVC
6 9 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (15.69%) Information Security
7 8 (15.69%) Integration Testing
7 8 (15.69%) Mathematics
8 5 (9.80%) UML
9 3 (5.88%) Data Validation
9 3 (5.88%) Manual Testing
9 3 (5.88%) Multithreaded Programming
9 3 (5.88%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (5.88%) Validation
10 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.92%) Migration
10 2 (3.92%) Regression Testing
11 1 (1.96%) OO
Programming Languages
1 32 (62.75%) SQL
2 20 (39.22%) Java
3 16 (31.37%) C++
4 15 (29.41%) Python
5 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.84%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.88%) VBScript
8 2 (3.92%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (23.53%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) HND
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle
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