The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 17 12 39
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +27
Contract jobs citing C# 43 92 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 9.64% 16.91% 3.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.92% 32.17% 11.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 72 18
Median daily rate £370 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £274 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £361
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £38.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.57% +9.28%
C#
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 South Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
240 286 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 53.81% 52.57% 33.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 221 144
Median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £205 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 4
Median hourly rate £23.50 £16.38 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.51% -37.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.24 £15.08 £18.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.20 £17.50 £29.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

C#
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

C#
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
Cardiff -10 26 £388 +19.23% 8
Newport -5 6 £370 -7.50% 1
Neath Port Talbot - 2 £315 - 2
Bridgend - 1 £375 - 3
Gwent - 1 £300 -
C#
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C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 South Wales region with a requirement for C#.

1 98 (86.73%) .NET
2 72 (63.72%) Unit Testing
3 67 (59.29%) MVC
4 46 (40.71%) SQL Server
5 45 (39.82%) OO
6 44 (38.94%) ASP.NET
6 44 (38.94%) .NET Framework
7 43 (38.05%) Visual Studio
8 42 (37.17%) Agile Software Development
9 40 (35.40%) JavaScript
10 38 (33.63%) HTML
10 38 (33.63%) WCF
11 37 (32.74%) Scrum
12 35 (30.97%) TDD
12 35 (30.97%) ASP.NET Web API
13 33 (29.20%) Entity Framework
14 32 (28.32%) SQL
14 32 (28.32%) CSS
15 31 (27.43%) Windows
16 28 (24.78%) OOP
16 28 (24.78%) Microsoft
16 28 (24.78%) jQuery
17 27 (23.89%) BDD
17 27 (23.89%) Web Development
18 25 (22.12%) Finance
18 25 (22.12%) ASP.NET MVC
19 23 (20.35%) Software Engineering
20 22 (19.47%) KnockoutJS
21 21 (18.58%) Continuous Integration
21 21 (18.58%) Security Cleared

C#
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 (5.31%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (4.42%) CMS
2 5 (4.42%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (2.65%) Apache Solr
3 3 (2.65%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.88%) Commerce Server
4 1 (0.88%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (2.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.50%) LDAP
2 7 (6.19%) SNMP
2 7 (6.19%) TCP/IP
2 7 (6.19%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (40.71%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.50%) Oracle Database
3 12 (10.62%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (9.73%) Oracle9i Database
5 10 (8.85%) Relational Database
6 9 (7.96%) RDBMS
6 9 (7.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (7.96%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.65%) Couchbase
7 3 (2.65%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.65%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.77%) DB2
9 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 43 (38.05%) Visual Studio
2 20 (17.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (15.93%) MbUnit
3 18 (15.93%) MSTest
3 18 (15.93%) NUnit
4 12 (10.62%) Selenium
5 11 (9.73%) Oracle Forms
6 10 (8.85%) Git (software)
7 8 (7.08%) SpecFlow
8 7 (6.19%) Eclipse
8 7 (6.19%) Rational DOORS
8 7 (6.19%) StarTeam
9 3 (2.65%) Jenkins
9 3 (2.65%) TeamCity
9 3 (2.65%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.88%) LoadUI
10 1 (0.88%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.88%) Ranorex
10 1 (0.88%) TestComplete
10 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 25 (22.12%) Finance
2 17 (15.04%) Back Office
3 2 (1.77%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 93 (82.30%) Developer
2 49 (43.36%) .NET Developer
3 32 (28.32%) Senior Developer
4 21 (18.58%) C# Developer
4 21 (18.58%) Software Developer
5 17 (15.04%) Agile Developer
5 17 (15.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (15.04%) Senior Agile Developer
6 16 (14.16%) Software Engineer
7 13 (11.50%) Senior Software Developer
8 11 (9.73%) SQL Developer
9 10 (8.85%) ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (8.85%) Senior Software Engineer
10 9 (7.96%) C# Software Developer
11 8 (7.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 8 (7.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (5.31%) Full Stack Developer
13 5 (4.42%) .NET Software Developer
13 5 (4.42%) Senior C# Software Developer
13 5 (4.42%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (86.73%) .NET
2 44 (38.94%) .NET Framework
2 44 (38.94%) ASP.NET
3 38 (33.63%) HTML
3 38 (33.63%) WCF
4 35 (30.97%) ASP.NET Web API
5 33 (29.20%) Entity Framework
6 32 (28.32%) CSS
7 28 (24.78%) jQuery
8 25 (22.12%) ASP.NET MVC
9 22 (19.47%) KnockoutJS
10 21 (18.58%) AngularJS
11 20 (17.70%) HTML5
11 20 (17.70%) Web Services
12 19 (16.81%) CSS3
13 10 (8.85%) WinForms
13 10 (8.85%) XML
14 9 (7.96%) LINQ
15 8 (7.08%) Ajax
16 7 (6.19%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.50%) NHS
2 3 (2.65%) Digital Media
2 3 (2.65%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.88%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
3 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.88%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 31 (27.43%) Windows
2 12 (10.62%) Linux
3 2 (1.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (63.72%) Unit Testing
2 67 (59.29%) MVC
3 45 (39.82%) OO
4 42 (37.17%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (32.74%) Scrum
6 35 (30.97%) TDD
7 28 (24.78%) OOP
8 27 (23.89%) BDD
8 27 (23.89%) Web Development
9 23 (20.35%) Software Engineering
10 21 (18.58%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (15.93%) ATDD
11 18 (15.93%) Test-First Development
12 17 (15.04%) DevOps
13 16 (14.16%) Mentoring
14 14 (12.39%) UML
15 12 (10.62%) Configuration Management
15 12 (10.62%) Cross-Platform Development
15 12 (10.62%) Requirements Engineering
15 12 (10.62%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 40 (35.40%) JavaScript
2 32 (28.32%) SQL
3 19 (16.81%) TypeScript
4 13 (11.50%) PL/SQL
5 11 (9.73%) C++
6 7 (6.19%) C
7 2 (1.77%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.77%) VBA
7 2 (1.77%) VBScript
7 2 (1.77%) VC++
8 1 (0.88%) Java
8 1 (0.88%) VB
8 1 (0.88%) XPath
Qualifications
1 21 (18.58%) Security Cleared
2 13 (11.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.77%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.77%) ISEB
3 2 (1.77%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.31%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (4.42%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 5 (4.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.77%) QA
4 1 (0.88%) HL7
System Software
1 14 (12.39%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 28 (24.78%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.27%) Oracle
3 9 (7.96%) Sitecore
4 7 (6.19%) Coverity
5 2 (1.77%) Alterian
5 2 (1.77%) Sybase
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