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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 20 15 33
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +18
Contract jobs citing C# 40 84 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 7.04% 9.78% 4.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.60% 21.21% 12.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 60 22
Median daily rate £388 £400 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +25.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £273 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £38.75 £30.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.78 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +13.64%
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
241 396 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 42.43% 46.10% 38.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 278 208
Median daily rate £390 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £215 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 7
Median hourly rate £11.50 £17.50 £30.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.28% -42.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £16.80 £14.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.55 £42.00 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +4.02%

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 1 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 1 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 -4 35 £388 -3.12% 23
Mid Wales +4 2 £338 +20.53%
West Wales +9 1 £400 +63.26% 2
C#
UK

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 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#.

1 111 (76.55%) .NET
2 77 (53.10%) Unit Testing
3 74 (51.03%) MVC
4 59 (40.69%) Visual Studio
5 56 (38.62%) OO
6 55 (37.93%) SQL
7 51 (35.17%) SQL Server
7 51 (35.17%) ASP.NET
8 49 (33.79%) Windows
8 49 (33.79%) Agile Software Development
9 48 (33.10%) JavaScript
10 44 (30.34%) .NET Framework
11 42 (28.97%) WCF
12 41 (28.28%) HTML
13 40 (27.59%) Software Engineering
14 39 (26.90%) TDD
14 39 (26.90%) Scrum
15 38 (26.21%) ASP.NET Web API
16 37 (25.52%) CSS
17 35 (24.14%) Entity Framework
17 35 (24.14%) Security Cleared
18 34 (23.45%) jQuery
19 33 (22.76%) ASP.NET MVC
20 32 (22.07%) Microsoft
21 30 (20.69%) OOP
21 30 (20.69%) BDD
22 28 (19.31%) UML
23 27 (18.62%) C++
23 27 (18.62%) Web Development
23 27 (18.62%) SC Cleared

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 (4.83%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (3.45%) CMS
2 5 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (2.76%) Skype for Business
4 3 (2.07%) Apache Solr
4 3 (2.07%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.69%) Commerce Server
5 1 (0.69%) IIS
5 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (2.07%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.38%) MS Office
3 1 (0.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (4.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.76%) Office 365
2 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (14.48%) VoIP
2 20 (13.79%) SNMP
2 20 (13.79%) TCP/IP
3 16 (11.03%) LDAP
4 4 (2.76%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (35.17%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.66%) Oracle Database
3 13 (8.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (8.28%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (8.28%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (7.59%) Oracle9i Database
6 10 (6.90%) Relational Database
7 9 (6.21%) RDBMS
8 5 (3.45%) Couchbase
8 5 (3.45%) MongoDB
8 5 (3.45%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.38%) DB2
9 2 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 59 (40.69%) Visual Studio
2 22 (15.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (13.79%) MbUnit
3 20 (13.79%) MSTest
3 20 (13.79%) NUnit
3 20 (13.79%) Rational DOORS
4 19 (13.10%) Eclipse
4 19 (13.10%) StarTeam
5 16 (11.03%) Selenium
6 13 (8.97%) Git (software)
7 12 (8.28%) Oracle Forms
8 11 (7.59%) SpecFlow
9 5 (3.45%) Jenkins
9 5 (3.45%) TeamCity
10 4 (2.76%) WebDriver
11 3 (2.07%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.69%) JIRA
12 1 (0.69%) MSBuild
12 1 (0.69%) Ranorex
12 1 (0.69%) SoapUI
General
1 26 (17.93%) Finance
2 18 (12.41%) Back Office
3 2 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 108 (74.48%) Developer
2 55 (37.93%) .NET Developer
3 33 (22.76%) Senior Developer
4 31 (21.38%) Software Engineer
5 27 (18.62%) C# Developer
6 26 (17.93%) Software Developer
7 21 (14.48%) C# .NET Developer
8 17 (11.72%) Agile Developer
8 17 (11.72%) Senior Agile Developer
8 17 (11.72%) Senior Software Engineer
9 13 (8.97%) Senior Software Developer
10 11 (7.59%) ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (7.59%) C# Software Developer
10 11 (7.59%) SQL Developer
11 10 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 10 (6.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (6.90%) C# Software Engineer
11 10 (6.90%) C++ Software Engineer
12 7 (4.83%) C Software Engineer
12 7 (4.83%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (76.55%) .NET
2 51 (35.17%) ASP.NET
3 44 (30.34%) .NET Framework
4 42 (28.97%) WCF
5 41 (28.28%) HTML
6 38 (26.21%) ASP.NET Web API
7 37 (25.52%) CSS
8 35 (24.14%) Entity Framework
9 34 (23.45%) jQuery
10 33 (22.76%) ASP.NET MVC
11 25 (17.24%) KnockoutJS
12 24 (16.55%) AngularJS
12 24 (16.55%) HTML5
13 23 (15.86%) CSS3
13 23 (15.86%) Web Services
14 12 (8.28%) XML
15 11 (7.59%) WinForms
16 9 (6.21%) Ajax
16 9 (6.21%) LINQ
17 8 (5.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.66%) NHS
2 3 (2.07%) Digital Media
2 3 (2.07%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (0.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.69%) Data Conversion
3 1 (0.69%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (0.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.69%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 49 (33.79%) Windows
2 14 (9.66%) Linux
3 3 (2.07%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (53.10%) Unit Testing
2 74 (51.03%) MVC
3 56 (38.62%) OO
4 49 (33.79%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (27.59%) Software Engineering
6 39 (26.90%) Scrum
6 39 (26.90%) TDD
7 30 (20.69%) BDD
7 30 (20.69%) OOP
8 28 (19.31%) UML
9 27 (18.62%) Web Development
10 23 (15.86%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (13.79%) ATDD
11 20 (13.79%) OOA/OOD
11 20 (13.79%) Test-First Development
12 19 (13.10%) DevOps
12 19 (13.10%) Requirements Management
13 17 (11.72%) Mentoring
14 11 (7.59%) Cross-Platform Development
14 11 (7.59%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 55 (37.93%) SQL
2 48 (33.10%) JavaScript
3 27 (18.62%) C++
4 21 (14.48%) C
4 21 (14.48%) TypeScript
5 14 (9.66%) PL/SQL
6 5 (3.45%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.07%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.38%) Embedded C
8 2 (1.38%) Embedded C++
8 2 (1.38%) PHP
8 2 (1.38%) VB
8 2 (1.38%) VBA
8 2 (1.38%) VBScript
8 2 (1.38%) VC++
9 1 (0.69%) Java
9 1 (0.69%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 35 (24.14%) Security Cleared
2 27 (18.62%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.38%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.38%) ISEB
3 2 (1.38%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.69%) Degree
4 1 (0.69%) MCAD
4 1 (0.69%) MCSD
4 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.83%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (4.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 6 (4.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.38%) QA
4 1 (0.69%) HL7
System Software
1 18 (12.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 32 (22.07%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.10%) Coverity
3 16 (11.03%) Oracle
4 9 (6.21%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.38%) Alterian
5 2 (1.38%) Sybase
6 1 (0.69%) Sage
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