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 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
Wales / South Wales
Rank 41 16 24
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +8
Contract jobs citing C# 13 67 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.36% 11.59% 6.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.78% 25.77% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 51 17
Median daily rate £350 £384 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.79% +39.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £275 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £465 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £68.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +110.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.73% +12.14%

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
225 260 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 40.76% 44.98% 43.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 189 147
Median daily rate £410 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.81% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £268 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 4
Median hourly rate £32.50 £24.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.65% -10.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £14.20 £18.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.70 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 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
Cardiff -14 9 £350 -9.67% 12
C#
Wales

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 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 South Wales region with a requirement for C#.

1 33 (84.62%) .NET
2 24 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 20 (51.28%) ASP.NET
4 16 (41.03%) MVC
5 14 (35.90%) SQL Server
6 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (30.77%) SQL
7 12 (30.77%) HTML
8 11 (28.21%) CSS
9 10 (25.64%) Web Development
10 9 (23.08%) WCF
10 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
10 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (20.51%) jQuery
12 7 (17.95%) Software Engineering
12 7 (17.95%) Sitecore
12 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (17.95%) TDD
12 7 (17.95%) Scrum
13 6 (15.38%) OO
13 6 (15.38%) HTML5
13 6 (15.38%) REST
13 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
13 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
13 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
14 5 (12.82%) AngularJS
14 5 (12.82%) NUnit
14 5 (12.82%) NHibernate
14 5 (12.82%) Automated Testing

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 5 (12.82%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.69%) CMS
2 3 (7.69%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (5.13%) GeoServer
3 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.56%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) SNMP
1 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 3 (7.69%) VoIP
2 1 (2.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) GIS
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.13%) Couchbase
3 2 (5.13%) InterSystems Cache
3 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) NUnit
2 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.26%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (10.26%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.69%) Mercurial
4 2 (5.13%) Grunt
4 2 (5.13%) gulp
4 2 (5.13%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.56%) MbUnit
5 1 (2.56%) MSTest
5 1 (2.56%) Selenium
5 1 (2.56%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.56%) StarTeam
General
1 2 (5.13%) Advertising
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
1 2 (5.13%) Military
1 2 (5.13%) Publishing
2 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (82.05%) Developer
2 17 (43.59%) .NET Developer
3 7 (17.95%) C# Developer
4 6 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Sitecore Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Software Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.13%) CMS Developer
8 2 (5.13%) CRM Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Report Developer
8 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (5.13%) SQL Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Systems Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (84.62%) .NET
2 20 (51.28%) ASP.NET
3 12 (30.77%) HTML
4 11 (28.21%) CSS
5 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (23.08%) WCF
6 8 (20.51%) jQuery
7 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (15.38%) HTML5
8 6 (15.38%) REST
9 5 (12.82%) Ajax
9 5 (12.82%) AngularJS
9 5 (12.82%) NHibernate
9 5 (12.82%) XML
10 4 (10.26%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (10.26%) Web Services
11 3 (7.69%) Sass
11 3 (7.69%) WPF
12 2 (5.13%) CSS3
12 2 (5.13%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Digital Media
1 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
1 2 (5.13%) User Experience
1 2 (5.13%) W3C
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.56%) Fintech
2 1 (2.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Android
2 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) MVC
2 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (25.64%) Web Development
4 7 (17.95%) Scrum
4 7 (17.95%) Software Engineering
4 7 (17.95%) TDD
5 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (15.38%) OO
5 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 5 (12.82%) Automated Testing
7 4 (10.26%) API Design
7 4 (10.26%) Domain-Driven Design
7 4 (10.26%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (10.26%) UML
8 3 (7.69%) CRM
8 3 (7.69%) Mobile First
8 3 (7.69%) Requirements Management
9 2 (5.13%) Data Management
9 2 (5.13%) Human Factors
9 2 (5.13%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 12 (30.77%) SQL
3 4 (10.26%) C
3 4 (10.26%) C++
3 4 (10.26%) TypeScript
4 3 (7.69%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.13%) Java
5 2 (5.13%) Python
5 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.13%) VB
6 1 (2.56%) PHP
6 1 (2.56%) VB6
6 1 (2.56%) VBA
6 1 (2.56%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.95%) Sitecore
3 2 (5.13%) OpenText
3 2 (5.13%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.56%) Blue Prism
4 1 (2.56%) Coverity
4 1 (2.56%) SAP