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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 37 12 15
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +3
Contract jobs citing C# 28 84 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 4.44% 14.17% 11.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.40% 25.00% 21.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 76 43
Median daily rate £363 £375 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £475 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £36.51 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
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
298 336 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 47.30% 56.66% 52.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 276 194
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.47% +5.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -15 13 £344 +6.58% 6
Newport -20 6 £390 -8.23% 4
Bridgend - 1 £313 -
C#
Wales

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 42 (63.64%) .NET
2 34 (51.52%) JavaScript
3 29 (43.94%) ASP.NET
4 26 (39.39%) Visual Studio
5 23 (34.85%) SQL
5 23 (34.85%) HTML
6 22 (33.33%) MVC
6 22 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 21 (31.82%) SC Cleared
7 21 (31.82%) Security Cleared
7 21 (31.82%) OO
8 20 (30.30%) Windows
8 20 (30.30%) SQL Server
8 20 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (28.79%) UML
9 19 (28.79%) OOA/OOD
9 19 (28.79%) CSS
10 18 (27.27%) C++
11 17 (25.76%) C
11 17 (25.76%) jQuery
12 16 (24.24%) WCF
12 16 (24.24%) TDD
12 16 (24.24%) Rational DOORS
12 16 (24.24%) ASP.NET Web API
13 15 (22.73%) HTML5
13 15 (22.73%) Requirements Management
13 15 (22.73%) Unit Testing
13 15 (22.73%) VoIP
13 15 (22.73%) SNMP
13 15 (22.73%) TCP/IP

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 7 (10.61%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.03%) CMS
3 2 (3.03%) GeoServer
3 2 (3.03%) IIS
3 2 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.73%) SNMP
1 15 (22.73%) TCP/IP
1 15 (22.73%) VoIP
2 1 (1.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.15%) Couchbase
2 10 (15.15%) MongoDB
2 10 (15.15%) NoSQL
2 10 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (15.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.55%) GIS
5 2 (3.03%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 26 (39.39%) Visual Studio
2 16 (24.24%) Rational DOORS
3 13 (19.70%) Eclipse
3 13 (19.70%) StarTeam
4 9 (13.64%) NUnit
5 7 (10.61%) Git (software)
5 7 (10.61%) Mercurial
6 6 (9.09%) Selenium
7 5 (7.58%) Jenkins
7 5 (7.58%) MbUnit
7 5 (7.58%) MSTest
7 5 (7.58%) SpecFlow
7 5 (7.58%) TeamCity
8 4 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (3.03%) Grunt
9 2 (3.03%) gulp
10 1 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (1.52%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (3.03%) Military
1 2 (3.03%) Publishing
2 1 (1.52%) Advertising
2 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (68.18%) Developer
2 26 (39.39%) .NET Developer
3 17 (25.76%) Software Engineer
4 12 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
5 11 (16.67%) C# Developer
6 8 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 7 (10.61%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (9.09%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
8 6 (9.09%) Sitecore Developer
9 5 (7.58%) Software Developer
10 4 (6.06%) C++ Developer
10 4 (6.06%) Embedded Engineer
10 4 (6.06%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 4 (6.06%) Full Stack Developer
11 3 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
11 3 (4.55%) C/C++ Developer
11 3 (4.55%) C/C++ Software Developer
11 3 (4.55%) C++/C# Developer
11 3 (4.55%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (63.64%) .NET
2 29 (43.94%) ASP.NET
3 23 (34.85%) HTML
4 19 (28.79%) CSS
5 17 (25.76%) jQuery
6 16 (24.24%) ASP.NET Web API
6 16 (24.24%) WCF
7 15 (22.73%) HTML5
8 12 (18.18%) AngularJS
9 10 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (15.15%) CSS3
9 10 (15.15%) KnockoutJS
10 8 (12.12%) XML
11 6 (9.09%) REST
12 5 (7.58%) Gherkin
12 5 (7.58%) Web Services
13 4 (6.06%) Ajax
13 4 (6.06%) NHibernate
13 4 (6.06%) SOAP
14 3 (4.55%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.03%) Digital Media
2 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.03%) User Experience
2 2 (3.03%) W3C
3 1 (1.52%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 20 (30.30%) Windows
2 2 (3.03%) Android
2 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.33%) MVC
1 22 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 21 (31.82%) OO
3 20 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (28.79%) OOA/OOD
4 19 (28.79%) UML
5 16 (24.24%) TDD
6 15 (22.73%) Requirements Management
6 15 (22.73%) Unit Testing
7 14 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (19.70%) Web Development
9 10 (15.15%) Test Automation
10 6 (9.09%) Scrum
11 5 (7.58%) ATDD
11 5 (7.58%) BDD
11 5 (7.58%) DevOps
11 5 (7.58%) Test-First Development
11 5 (7.58%) Web Application Development
12 4 (6.06%) API Design
12 4 (6.06%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (51.52%) JavaScript
2 23 (34.85%) SQL
3 18 (27.27%) C++
4 17 (25.76%) C
5 12 (18.18%) TypeScript
6 2 (3.03%) Embedded C
6 2 (3.03%) Embedded C++
6 2 (3.03%) Python
6 2 (3.03%) VB
6 2 (3.03%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.03%) VBA
7 1 (1.52%) Java
7 1 (1.52%) PHP
7 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.52%) VBScript
7 1 (1.52%) XAML
Qualifications
1 21 (31.82%) SC Cleared
1 21 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.03%) MCSD
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.52%) Degree
3 1 (1.52%) MCAD
3 1 (1.52%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (19.70%) Coverity
2 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.61%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.03%) OpenText
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle
4 2 (3.03%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.52%) SAP
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