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 29 September 2016 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 9 18 26
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Contract jobs citing C# 16 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 11.27% 1.61% 2.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.12% 3.33% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 3
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C#
UK

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
59 30 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 41.55% 48.39% 61.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 26 50
Median daily rate £385 £300 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.33% -2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £420 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Median hourly rate £10.00 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +11.42%

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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +9 14 £400 +14.28% 4
C#
UK

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 19 (82.61%) .NET
2 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (69.57%) ASP.NET
4 15 (65.22%) MVC
5 14 (60.87%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (43.48%) SQL
7 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
7 8 (34.78%) WPF
8 7 (30.43%) Banking
8 7 (30.43%) Finance
8 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
9 6 (26.09%) TDD
9 6 (26.09%) Unit Testing
9 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (26.09%) Multithreading
10 5 (21.74%) BDD
10 5 (21.74%) UML
11 4 (17.39%) OOP
11 4 (17.39%) Java
11 4 (17.39%) MongoDB
11 4 (17.39%) NoSQL
12 3 (13.04%) C++
12 3 (13.04%) OOD
12 3 (13.04%) Python
12 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
12 3 (13.04%) CRM
12 3 (13.04%) jQuery
12 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
13 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (8.70%) Equity Derivative

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 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.70%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (8.70%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) MongoDB
2 4 (17.39%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) NUnit
1 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) Selenium
2 1 (4.35%) SpecFlow
2 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
2 1 (4.35%) Zephyr
General
1 7 (30.43%) Banking
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Advertising
2 2 (8.70%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) .NET Developer
2 11 (47.83%) C# Developer
3 9 (39.13%) Senior Developer
4 6 (26.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (26.09%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (21.74%) C# WPF Developer
5 5 (21.74%) Senior C# Developer
5 5 (21.74%) WPF Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 3 (13.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Consultant
7 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Lead Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Consultant
8 2 (8.70%) CRM Consultant
8 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
8 2 (8.70%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) .NET
2 16 (69.57%) ASP.NET
3 14 (60.87%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (34.78%) WPF
5 3 (13.04%) jQuery
6 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
6 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
6 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (8.70%) Entity Framework
6 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (8.70%) WCF
6 2 (8.70%) Web Services
7 1 (4.35%) CSS
7 1 (4.35%) CSS3
7 1 (4.35%) HTML
7 1 (4.35%) HTML5
7 1 (4.35%) LINQ
7 1 (4.35%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.70%) Equity Derivative
1 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) MVC
3 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (26.09%) Multithreading
3 6 (26.09%) TDD
3 6 (26.09%) Unit Testing
4 5 (21.74%) BDD
4 5 (21.74%) UML
5 4 (17.39%) OOP
6 3 (13.04%) CRM
6 3 (13.04%) OOD
7 2 (8.70%) Information Security
7 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Scrum
8 1 (4.35%) Defect Tracking
8 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.35%) MVVM
8 1 (4.35%) OO
8 1 (4.35%) SDLC
8 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) C++
3 3 (13.04%) Python
4 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
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