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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 14 25 41
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +16
Contract jobs citing C# 37 45 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 7.51% 7.48% 3.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.32% 17.24% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 30 13
Median daily rate £408 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.87% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £39.40 £36.57
% change year-on-year
-1.64% +7.73%
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
202 261 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 40.97% 43.36% 36.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 186 160
Median daily rate £400 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 4
Median hourly rate £55.00 £17.15 £20.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+220.69% -14.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +5 12 £475 +42.85% 6
Newport -1 11 £390 -8.23% 3
Bridgend - 1 £375 - 5
Gwent - 1 £300 -
C#
Wales

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 97 (77.60%) .NET
2 74 (59.20%) Unit Testing
3 70 (56.00%) MVC
4 62 (49.60%) Visual Studio
5 50 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 49 (39.20%) OO
7 46 (36.80%) ASP.NET
7 46 (36.80%) Agile Software Development
8 45 (36.00%) WCF
9 43 (34.40%) TDD
9 43 (34.40%) ASP.NET Web API
10 42 (33.60%) JavaScript
11 40 (32.00%) HTML
11 40 (32.00%) SQL
12 39 (31.20%) .NET Framework
13 38 (30.40%) Windows
14 36 (28.80%) CSS
14 36 (28.80%) jQuery
15 35 (28.00%) Scrum
16 33 (26.40%) Security Cleared
17 32 (25.60%) BDD
17 32 (25.60%) Entity Framework
18 30 (24.00%) Web Development
18 30 (24.00%) KnockoutJS
19 29 (23.20%) ASP.NET MVC
19 29 (23.20%) AngularJS
19 29 (23.20%) Software Engineering
20 28 (22.40%) Microsoft
20 28 (22.40%) HTML5
20 28 (22.40%) Continuous Integration

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 (4.80%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (4.00%) CMS
2 5 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (2.40%) Apache Solr
3 3 (2.40%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.80%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 3 (2.40%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.60%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (14.40%) SNMP
1 18 (14.40%) TCP/IP
1 18 (14.40%) VoIP
2 13 (10.40%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (13.60%) SQL Server 2008
2 17 (13.60%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (8.80%) Couchbase
3 11 (8.80%) MongoDB
3 11 (8.80%) NoSQL
3 11 (8.80%) Oracle Database
4 9 (7.20%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (7.20%) Relational Database
5 8 (6.40%) Oracle9i Database
5 8 (6.40%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.60%) DB2
7 1 (0.80%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 62 (49.60%) Visual Studio
2 23 (18.40%) MbUnit
2 23 (18.40%) MSTest
2 23 (18.40%) NUnit
3 18 (14.40%) Eclipse
3 18 (14.40%) Rational DOORS
3 18 (14.40%) Selenium
3 18 (14.40%) StarTeam
3 18 (14.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (12.00%) Git (software)
5 13 (10.40%) SpecFlow
6 10 (8.00%) Oracle Forms
7 8 (6.40%) Jenkins
7 8 (6.40%) TeamCity
8 6 (4.80%) Mercurial
9 4 (3.20%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.80%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.80%) TestComplete
10 1 (0.80%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 25 (20.00%) Finance
2 17 (13.60%) Back Office
3 1 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 101 (80.80%) Developer
2 53 (42.40%) .NET Developer
3 31 (24.80%) Senior Developer
4 25 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 25 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 20 (16.00%) Software Engineer
6 17 (13.60%) Agile Developer
6 17 (13.60%) C# .NET Developer
6 17 (13.60%) Senior Agile Developer
7 15 (12.00%) Senior Software Engineer
8 13 (10.40%) C# Software Developer
9 12 (9.60%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 12 (9.60%) Senior Software Developer
10 10 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (7.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (7.20%) C++ Developer
11 9 (7.20%) C++/C# Developer
11 9 (7.20%) SQL Developer
12 8 (6.40%) C++ Software Developer
13 6 (4.80%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (77.60%) .NET
2 46 (36.80%) ASP.NET
3 45 (36.00%) WCF
4 43 (34.40%) ASP.NET Web API
5 40 (32.00%) HTML
6 39 (31.20%) .NET Framework
7 36 (28.80%) CSS
7 36 (28.80%) jQuery
8 32 (25.60%) Entity Framework
9 30 (24.00%) KnockoutJS
10 29 (23.20%) AngularJS
10 29 (23.20%) ASP.NET MVC
11 28 (22.40%) HTML5
12 27 (21.60%) CSS3
13 14 (11.20%) Web Services
14 10 (8.00%) WinForms
15 8 (6.40%) LINQ
16 7 (5.60%) Ajax
16 7 (5.60%) REST
17 6 (4.80%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.60%) NHS
2 3 (2.40%) Digital Media
3 2 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.60%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (0.80%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.80%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 38 (30.40%) Windows
2 8 (6.40%) Linux
3 2 (1.60%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (59.20%) Unit Testing
2 70 (56.00%) MVC
3 49 (39.20%) OO
4 46 (36.80%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (34.40%) TDD
6 35 (28.00%) Scrum
7 32 (25.60%) BDD
8 30 (24.00%) Web Development
9 29 (23.20%) Software Engineering
10 28 (22.40%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (21.60%) OOP
12 23 (18.40%) ATDD
12 23 (18.40%) Test-First Development
13 22 (17.60%) DevOps
13 22 (17.60%) UML
14 20 (16.00%) OOA/OOD
15 18 (14.40%) Requirements Management
16 16 (12.80%) Mentoring
17 12 (9.60%) Test Automation
18 9 (7.20%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 42 (33.60%) JavaScript
2 40 (32.00%) SQL
3 27 (21.60%) TypeScript
4 21 (16.80%) C++
5 18 (14.40%) C
6 11 (8.80%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.60%) Embedded C
7 2 (1.60%) Embedded C++
7 2 (1.60%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.60%) VB
7 2 (1.60%) VBA
7 2 (1.60%) VBScript
7 2 (1.60%) VC++
8 1 (0.80%) Java
Qualifications
1 33 (26.40%) Security Cleared
2 25 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.60%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.60%) ISEB
3 2 (1.60%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.80%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (4.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 5 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.60%) QA
4 1 (0.80%) HL7
System Software
1 14 (11.20%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 28 (22.40%) Microsoft
2 18 (14.40%) Coverity
3 13 (10.40%) Oracle
4 9 (7.20%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.60%) Alterian
5 2 (1.60%) Sybase
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff Metropolitan University
Rate: From £32,600 to £36,672 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago