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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 15 21 25
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs citing C# 42 54 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 8.27% 8.11% 7.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.95% 17.88% 19.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 42 31
Median daily rate £425 £408 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +16.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £286 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £518 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £66.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.38 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.94% +7.68%
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
183 302 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 36.02% 45.35% 37.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 216 170
Median daily rate £400 £345 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 £16.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+243.75% +18.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +12 12 £475 +43.93% 15
Newport -9 12 £403 -15.26% 5
Bridgend - 2 - - 1
C#
Wales

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 58 (65.17%) .NET
2 48 (53.93%) Visual Studio
3 43 (48.31%) MVC
3 43 (48.31%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (46.07%) JavaScript
5 38 (42.70%) HTML
5 38 (42.70%) Unit Testing
6 37 (41.57%) TDD
7 34 (38.20%) WCF
7 34 (38.20%) CSS
7 34 (38.20%) ASP.NET Web API
8 31 (34.83%) KnockoutJS
8 31 (34.83%) jQuery
9 30 (33.71%) Continuous Integration
9 30 (33.71%) ASP.NET
10 29 (32.58%) OO
10 29 (32.58%) HTML5
11 28 (31.46%) CSS3
11 28 (31.46%) AngularJS
11 28 (31.46%) TypeScript
12 27 (30.34%) Windows
13 26 (29.21%) SQL
13 26 (29.21%) SQL Server
13 26 (29.21%) Web Development
13 26 (29.21%) BDD
14 25 (28.09%) Software Engineering
15 24 (26.97%) Test-First Development
15 24 (26.97%) NUnit
15 24 (26.97%) MSTest
15 24 (26.97%) MbUnit

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 (5.62%) CMS
1 5 (5.62%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (3.37%) Apache Solr
2 3 (3.37%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.37%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.25%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.12%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (7.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (19.10%) SNMP
1 17 (19.10%) TCP/IP
1 17 (19.10%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (29.21%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.48%) Couchbase
2 12 (13.48%) MongoDB
2 12 (13.48%) NoSQL
3 11 (12.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (12.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (6.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.37%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 48 (53.93%) Visual Studio
2 24 (26.97%) MbUnit
2 24 (26.97%) MSTest
2 24 (26.97%) NUnit
3 17 (19.10%) Eclipse
3 17 (19.10%) Rational DOORS
3 17 (19.10%) StarTeam
4 12 (13.48%) Selenium
5 10 (11.24%) Git (software)
6 9 (10.11%) Jenkins
6 9 (10.11%) TeamCity
7 7 (7.87%) Mercurial
7 7 (7.87%) SpecFlow
8 6 (6.74%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (4.49%) WebDriver
10 2 (2.25%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (1.12%) JIRA
11 1 (1.12%) TestComplete
11 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 21 (23.60%) Finance
Job Titles
1 64 (71.91%) Developer
2 29 (32.58%) .NET Developer
3 18 (20.22%) Senior Developer
3 18 (20.22%) Software Engineer
4 17 (19.10%) Agile Developer
4 17 (19.10%) Senior Agile Developer
5 14 (15.73%) Senior Software Engineer
6 11 (12.36%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 11 (12.36%) C# Developer
7 10 (11.24%) Software Developer
8 7 (7.87%) C# Software Developer
9 6 (6.74%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (6.74%) C Developer
9 6 (6.74%) C/C++ Developer
9 6 (6.74%) C/C++ Software Developer
9 6 (6.74%) C++ Developer
9 6 (6.74%) C++ Software Developer
9 6 (6.74%) C++/C# Developer
9 6 (6.74%) CRM Developer
9 6 (6.74%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (65.17%) .NET
2 38 (42.70%) HTML
3 34 (38.20%) ASP.NET Web API
3 34 (38.20%) CSS
3 34 (38.20%) WCF
4 31 (34.83%) jQuery
4 31 (34.83%) KnockoutJS
5 30 (33.71%) ASP.NET
6 29 (32.58%) HTML5
7 28 (31.46%) AngularJS
7 28 (31.46%) CSS3
8 14 (15.73%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (10.11%) Web Services
10 7 (7.87%) Gherkin
11 5 (5.62%) .NET Framework
11 5 (5.62%) XML
12 3 (3.37%) Lucene
12 3 (3.37%) SOAP
13 2 (2.25%) Entity Framework
13 2 (2.25%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.37%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (30.34%) Windows
2 4 (4.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (48.31%) Agile Software Development
1 43 (48.31%) MVC
2 38 (42.70%) Unit Testing
3 37 (41.57%) TDD
4 30 (33.71%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (32.58%) OO
6 26 (29.21%) BDD
6 26 (29.21%) Web Development
7 25 (28.09%) Software Engineering
8 24 (26.97%) ATDD
8 24 (26.97%) Test-First Development
9 23 (25.84%) DevOps
9 23 (25.84%) Scrum
10 21 (23.60%) OOA/OOD
10 21 (23.60%) UML
11 17 (19.10%) Requirements Management
12 16 (17.98%) Mentoring
13 14 (15.73%) Test Automation
14 7 (7.87%) CRM
15 5 (5.62%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (46.07%) JavaScript
2 28 (31.46%) TypeScript
3 26 (29.21%) SQL
4 19 (21.35%) C++
5 18 (20.22%) C
6 3 (3.37%) VB
7 2 (2.25%) Embedded C
7 2 (2.25%) Embedded C++
7 2 (2.25%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.12%) Java
8 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.12%) VBA
8 1 (1.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (22.47%) SC Cleared
1 20 (22.47%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.25%) ISEB
2 2 (2.25%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.25%) MCSD
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.12%) Degree
3 1 (1.12%) MCAD
3 1 (1.12%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (19.10%) Coverity
2 11 (12.36%) Microsoft
3 9 (10.11%) Sitecore
4 4 (4.49%) Oracle
5 2 (2.25%) Alterian
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