The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 22 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Contract jobs citing C# 71 48 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 7.89% 6.78% 4.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.03% 17.14% 13.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 31 24
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£330 £350 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +22.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £283 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £410 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £29.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.68% +7.14%
C#
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
417 280 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 46.33% 39.55% 34.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 206 143
Average daily rate £330 £325 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 4
Average hourly rate £18.75 £21.80 £15.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.99% +44.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.83 £19.90 £12.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £71.08 £43.08
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +4.47%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Wales

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

C#
Hourly Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

C# Hourly Rate Histogram in Wales

C#
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -2 52 £350 - 16
West Wales +2 6 £275 -5.17% 3
Mid Wales -5 5 £344 -8.33%
C#
UK

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C#.

1 168 (91.30%) .NET
2 114 (61.96%) SQL Server
3 94 (51.09%) ASP.NET
4 93 (50.54%) MVC
5 83 (45.11%) .NET Framework
6 79 (42.93%) Scrum
7 75 (40.76%) Agile Software Development
8 71 (38.59%) SQL
9 70 (38.04%) XML
10 69 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
11 67 (36.41%) Visual Studio
12 63 (34.24%) Web Services
13 61 (33.15%) TDD
14 59 (32.07%) Team Foundation Server
14 59 (32.07%) Unit Testing
15 58 (31.52%) Microsoft
16 56 (30.43%) Security Cleared
16 56 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
17 54 (29.35%) HTML
18 52 (28.26%) JavaScript
18 52 (28.26%) BDD
19 51 (27.72%) SOAP
20 47 (25.54%) WCF
21 45 (24.46%) REST
22 43 (23.37%) SC Cleared
23 42 (22.83%) CSS
24 39 (21.20%) ASP.NET Web API
25 37 (20.11%) Entity Framework
26 36 (19.57%) IIS
27 32 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C#. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (19.57%) IIS
2 13 (7.07%) SharePoint
2 13 (7.07%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (5.43%) ArcGIS
4 6 (3.26%) ArcSDE
5 4 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.63%) FileNet
6 3 (1.63%) CMS
7 2 (1.09%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.09%) Lync
8 1 (0.54%) JBoss
8 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (5.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.54%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.43%) HTTP
2 1 (0.54%) SAN
2 1 (0.54%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (61.96%) SQL Server
2 69 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (7.07%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (6.52%) SQL Server 2000
6 10 (5.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (4.35%) Oracle9i Database
7 8 (4.35%) Oracle Database
8 7 (3.80%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (3.26%) RDBMS
9 6 (3.26%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.09%) InterSystems Cache
11 1 (0.54%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 67 (36.41%) Visual Studio
2 59 (32.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (14.13%) Selenium
4 16 (8.70%) SpecFlow
5 15 (8.15%) Git (software)
6 11 (5.98%) JIRA
6 11 (5.98%) WebDriver
7 9 (4.89%) Subversion
7 9 (4.89%) JMeter
8 8 (4.35%) TestNG
8 8 (4.35%) Jenkins
8 8 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 7 (3.80%) Bugzilla
9 7 (3.80%) JUnit
10 5 (2.72%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (1.63%) MSBuild
12 2 (1.09%) Axure RP
12 2 (1.09%) Cucumber
12 2 (1.09%) SoapUI
12 2 (1.09%) Gradle
General
1 17 (9.24%) Back Office
2 10 (5.43%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (4.35%) Finance
4 2 (1.09%) Banking
5 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 164 (89.13%) Developer
2 98 (53.26%) .NET Developer
3 21 (11.41%) Software Developer
4 19 (10.33%) SQL Developer
5 15 (8.15%) Senior Developer
6 10 (5.43%) Analyst
6 10 (5.43%) GIS Developer
6 10 (5.43%) C# Developer
7 9 (4.89%) Senior Software Developer
7 9 (4.89%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 9 (4.89%) CRM Developer
7 9 (4.89%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (3.80%) Agile .NET Developer
8 7 (3.80%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (3.80%) Tester
8 7 (3.80%) Full Stack Developer
9 6 (3.26%) Analyst Developer
10 5 (2.72%) AWS Developer
10 5 (2.72%) Senior .NET Developer
11 4 (2.17%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (91.30%) .NET
2 94 (51.09%) ASP.NET
3 83 (45.11%) .NET Framework
4 70 (38.04%) XML
5 63 (34.24%) Web Services
6 56 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 54 (29.35%) HTML
8 51 (27.72%) SOAP
9 47 (25.54%) WCF
10 45 (24.46%) REST
11 42 (22.83%) CSS
12 39 (21.20%) ASP.NET Web API
13 37 (20.11%) Entity Framework
14 28 (15.22%) jQuery
15 26 (14.13%) HTML5
16 16 (8.70%) Ajax
17 14 (7.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 12 (6.52%) CSS3
19 11 (5.98%) LINQ
20 10 (5.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.50%) NHS
2 11 (5.98%) User Experience
3 10 (5.43%) GIS
4 8 (4.35%) Client/Server
5 5 (2.72%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.54%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.54%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 24 (13.04%) Windows
2 6 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.54%) Mac OS
3 1 (0.54%) Linux
3 1 (0.54%) Windows CE
3 1 (0.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (50.54%) MVC
2 79 (42.93%) Scrum
3 75 (40.76%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (33.15%) TDD
5 59 (32.07%) Unit Testing
6 52 (28.26%) BDD
7 18 (9.78%) SOA
8 16 (8.70%) CRM
9 12 (6.52%) SDLC
10 10 (5.43%) OOD
10 10 (5.43%) ETL
10 10 (5.43%) OO
11 9 (4.89%) OOP
11 9 (4.89%) Load Testing
11 9 (4.89%) Automated Testing
12 8 (4.35%) Test Scripting
12 8 (4.35%) Automation Testing
13 7 (3.80%) Test Management
13 7 (3.80%) Web Development
14 6 (3.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (38.59%) SQL
2 52 (28.26%) JavaScript
3 23 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 19 (10.33%) VB.NET
5 14 (7.61%) Java
6 9 (4.89%) PL/SQL
7 8 (4.35%) VBA
8 4 (2.17%) VB6
8 4 (2.17%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.17%) VB
9 3 (1.63%) C
9 3 (1.63%) C++
10 2 (1.09%) VBScript
11 1 (0.54%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.54%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 56 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 43 (23.37%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.17%) CTC Cleared
4 3 (1.63%) Degree
5 1 (0.54%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.54%) ISEB
5 1 (0.54%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.17%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (1.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.54%) vSphere
2 1 (0.54%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (0.54%) Nagios
1 1 (0.54%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (0.54%) SCOM
Vendors
1 58 (31.52%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.52%) Oracle
3 10 (5.43%) ESRI
4 2 (1.09%) InterSystems
5 1 (0.54%) Cisco
5 1 (0.54%) Sage
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