The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 17 22 35
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +13
Contract jobs citing C# 43 66 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 7.57% 7.67% 4.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.37% 17.37% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 44 16
Median daily rate £400 £348 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.10% +9.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £273 £269
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 1 2
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £30.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +81.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £39.25 £37.04
% change year-on-year
-1.27% +5.98%
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
222 380 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 39.08% 44.13% 37.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 257 193
Median daily rate £400 £333 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.30% -8.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 6
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £27.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -36.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.00 £14.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £46.00 £41.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 July 2016.

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#
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 23 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
South Wales +9 37 £408 +1.87% 19
Mid Wales +1 2 £338 -1.81% 1
C#
UK

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 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 Wales region with a requirement for C#.

1 110 (74.83%) .NET
2 77 (52.38%) Unit Testing
3 76 (51.70%) MVC
4 67 (45.58%) Visual Studio
5 55 (37.41%) OO
6 54 (36.73%) SQL
6 54 (36.73%) SQL Server
7 53 (36.05%) ASP.NET
8 51 (34.69%) JavaScript
9 50 (34.01%) Windows
10 47 (31.97%) Agile Software Development
11 46 (31.29%) WCF
12 44 (29.93%) TDD
12 44 (29.93%) ASP.NET Web API
13 43 (29.25%) HTML
14 41 (27.89%) .NET Framework
14 41 (27.89%) Software Engineering
15 39 (26.53%) CSS
15 39 (26.53%) Security Cleared
16 38 (25.85%) jQuery
17 36 (24.49%) Scrum
18 34 (23.13%) ASP.NET MVC
18 34 (23.13%) Entity Framework
19 33 (22.45%) BDD
20 31 (21.09%) SC Cleared
20 31 (21.09%) KnockoutJS
21 30 (20.41%) AngularJS
21 30 (20.41%) Web Development
22 29 (19.73%) Microsoft
22 29 (19.73%) OOP

C#
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.08%) Skype for Business
3 5 (3.40%) CMS
3 5 (3.40%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (2.04%) Apache Solr
4 3 (2.04%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.68%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 3 (2.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.36%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.08%) Office 365
2 4 (2.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (16.33%) VoIP
2 23 (15.65%) SNMP
2 23 (15.65%) TCP/IP
3 17 (11.56%) LDAP
4 6 (4.08%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (36.73%) SQL Server
2 18 (12.24%) SQL Server 2008
2 18 (12.24%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (7.48%) Couchbase
3 11 (7.48%) MongoDB
3 11 (7.48%) NoSQL
3 11 (7.48%) Oracle Database
4 9 (6.12%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (6.12%) Relational Database
5 8 (5.44%) Oracle9i Database
5 8 (5.44%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.36%) DB2
7 1 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 67 (45.58%) Visual Studio
2 23 (15.65%) MbUnit
2 23 (15.65%) MSTest
2 23 (15.65%) NUnit
2 23 (15.65%) Rational DOORS
3 22 (14.97%) Eclipse
3 22 (14.97%) StarTeam
4 19 (12.93%) Selenium
4 19 (12.93%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (10.88%) Git (software)
6 14 (9.52%) SpecFlow
7 10 (6.80%) Oracle Forms
8 8 (5.44%) Jenkins
8 8 (5.44%) TeamCity
9 6 (4.08%) Mercurial
10 4 (2.72%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.68%) JIRA
11 1 (0.68%) LoadUI
11 1 (0.68%) Ranorex
11 1 (0.68%) SoapUI
General
1 26 (17.69%) Finance
2 18 (12.24%) Back Office
3 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 110 (74.83%) Developer
2 59 (40.14%) .NET Developer
3 32 (21.77%) Senior Developer
3 32 (21.77%) Software Engineer
4 28 (19.05%) C# Developer
5 27 (18.37%) Software Developer
6 20 (13.61%) C# .NET Developer
7 17 (11.56%) Agile Developer
7 17 (11.56%) Senior Agile Developer
7 17 (11.56%) Senior Software Engineer
8 13 (8.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 13 (8.84%) C# Software Developer
9 12 (8.16%) Senior Software Developer
10 11 (7.48%) ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (6.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (6.80%) C# Software Engineer
11 10 (6.80%) C++ Software Engineer
12 9 (6.12%) C++ Developer
12 9 (6.12%) C++/C# Developer
12 9 (6.12%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (74.83%) .NET
2 53 (36.05%) ASP.NET
3 46 (31.29%) WCF
4 44 (29.93%) ASP.NET Web API
5 43 (29.25%) HTML
6 41 (27.89%) .NET Framework
7 39 (26.53%) CSS
8 38 (25.85%) jQuery
9 34 (23.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 34 (23.13%) Entity Framework
10 31 (21.09%) KnockoutJS
11 30 (20.41%) AngularJS
12 29 (19.73%) HTML5
13 28 (19.05%) CSS3
14 19 (12.93%) Web Services
15 10 (6.80%) WinForms
15 10 (6.80%) XML
16 8 (5.44%) Ajax
16 8 (5.44%) LINQ
16 8 (5.44%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.84%) NHS
2 3 (2.04%) Digital Media
3 2 (1.36%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.36%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 50 (34.01%) Windows
2 11 (7.48%) Linux
3 5 (3.40%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.36%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (52.38%) Unit Testing
2 76 (51.70%) MVC
3 55 (37.41%) OO
4 47 (31.97%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (29.93%) TDD
6 41 (27.89%) Software Engineering
7 36 (24.49%) Scrum
8 33 (22.45%) BDD
9 30 (20.41%) Web Development
10 29 (19.73%) OOP
11 28 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
11 28 (19.05%) UML
12 24 (16.33%) OOA/OOD
13 23 (15.65%) ATDD
13 23 (15.65%) Test-First Development
14 22 (14.97%) DevOps
14 22 (14.97%) Requirements Management
15 17 (11.56%) Mentoring
16 12 (8.16%) Test Automation
17 9 (6.12%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 54 (36.73%) SQL
2 51 (34.69%) JavaScript
3 29 (19.73%) C++
4 27 (18.37%) TypeScript
5 25 (17.01%) C
6 11 (7.48%) PL/SQL
7 7 (4.76%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.72%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.04%) PHP
10 2 (1.36%) Embedded C
10 2 (1.36%) Embedded C++
10 2 (1.36%) VB
10 2 (1.36%) VBA
10 2 (1.36%) VBScript
10 2 (1.36%) VC++
11 1 (0.68%) Java
11 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (26.53%) Security Cleared
2 31 (21.09%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.36%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.36%) ISEB
3 2 (1.36%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (4.08%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 6 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.36%) QA
4 1 (0.68%) HL7
System Software
1 19 (12.93%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 29 (19.73%) Microsoft
2 22 (14.97%) Coverity
3 13 (8.84%) Oracle
4 9 (6.12%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.36%) Alterian
5 2 (1.36%) Sybase
6 1 (0.68%) Sage
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