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 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
UK / Wales
Rank 47 17 26
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +9
Contract jobs citing C# 15 77 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.23% 11.24% 5.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.66% 23.77% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 56 22
Median daily rate £350 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £270 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £462 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £19.11 £68.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.10% +110.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £39.13 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.07% +14.23%

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
265 324 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 39.38% 47.30% 42.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 224 180
Median daily rate £419 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.17% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 5
Median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.90 £19.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £49.40 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 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
South Wales -26 11 £350 -6.66% 14
West Wales -18 1 £350 +33.33% 5
North Wales - 1 - - 3
C#
UK

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 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 Wales region with a requirement for C#.

1 40 (85.11%) .NET
2 23 (48.94%) ASP.NET
3 22 (46.81%) JavaScript
3 22 (46.81%) MVC
4 16 (34.04%) SQL Server
5 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
6 13 (27.66%) HTML
6 13 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (25.53%) SQL
7 12 (25.53%) CSS
8 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (19.15%) Web Development
10 8 (17.02%) WCF
10 8 (17.02%) OO
10 8 (17.02%) SharePoint
10 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (14.89%) Visual Studio
11 7 (14.89%) Scrum
11 7 (14.89%) jQuery
11 7 (14.89%) Sitecore
11 7 (14.89%) TDD
11 7 (14.89%) Software Engineering
12 6 (12.77%) Unit Testing
12 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
12 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
12 6 (12.77%) .NET Framework
12 6 (12.77%) Advertising
12 6 (12.77%) Windows
12 6 (12.77%) Web Services

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 8 (17.02%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.38%) CMS
2 3 (6.38%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (6.38%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (4.26%) GeoServer
4 1 (2.13%) IIS
4 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.13%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.13%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) SNMP
1 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
1 3 (6.38%) VoIP
2 1 (2.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) GIS
3 2 (4.26%) Couchbase
3 2 (4.26%) InterSystems Cache
3 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Visual Studio
2 5 (10.64%) NUnit
3 4 (8.51%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.38%) Mercurial
5 2 (4.26%) Grunt
5 2 (4.26%) gulp
6 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.13%) MbUnit
6 1 (2.13%) MSTest
6 1 (2.13%) Selenium
6 1 (2.13%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.13%) StarTeam
6 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (12.77%) Advertising
2 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.26%) Military
2 2 (4.26%) Publishing
3 1 (2.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 38 (80.85%) Developer
2 20 (42.55%) .NET Developer
3 9 (19.15%) C# Developer
4 7 (14.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (12.77%) Sitecore Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Software Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.26%) CRM Developer
8 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (4.26%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (4.26%) SQL Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Systems Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (85.11%) .NET
2 23 (48.94%) ASP.NET
3 13 (27.66%) HTML
4 12 (25.53%) CSS
5 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (17.02%) WCF
7 7 (14.89%) jQuery
8 6 (12.77%) .NET Framework
8 6 (12.77%) HTML5
8 6 (12.77%) REST
8 6 (12.77%) Web Services
9 5 (10.64%) Ajax
9 5 (10.64%) XML
10 4 (8.51%) AngularJS
10 4 (8.51%) Entity Framework
10 4 (8.51%) LINQ
10 4 (8.51%) NHibernate
11 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (6.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.26%) Digital Media
2 2 (4.26%) User Experience
2 2 (4.26%) W3C
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) Fintech
3 1 (2.13%) iSeries
3 1 (2.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) Android
2 3 (6.38%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) MVC
2 13 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (19.15%) Web Development
4 8 (17.02%) OO
5 7 (14.89%) Scrum
5 7 (14.89%) Software Engineering
5 7 (14.89%) TDD
6 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (12.77%) Unit Testing
7 4 (8.51%) API Design
7 4 (8.51%) Automated Testing
7 4 (8.51%) Domain-Driven Design
7 4 (8.51%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (8.51%) UML
8 3 (6.38%) Android Development
8 3 (6.38%) CRM
8 3 (6.38%) ERP
8 3 (6.38%) iOS Development
8 3 (6.38%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (6.38%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (46.81%) JavaScript
2 12 (25.53%) SQL
3 4 (8.51%) C
3 4 (8.51%) C++
3 4 (8.51%) TypeScript
3 4 (8.51%) VB.NET
4 2 (4.26%) Java
4 2 (4.26%) Python
4 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.26%) VB
5 1 (2.13%) COBOL
5 1 (2.13%) PHP
5 1 (2.13%) VB6
5 1 (2.13%) VBA
5 1 (2.13%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
1 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.89%) Sitecore
3 3 (6.38%) Xamarin
4 2 (4.26%) OpenText
5 1 (2.13%) Blue Prism
5 1 (2.13%) Coverity
5 1 (2.13%) IBM
5 1 (2.13%) Infor
5 1 (2.13%) Sage
5 1 (2.13%) SAP
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £225 - £275 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago