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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 47 13 22
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +9
Contract jobs citing C# 34 99 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.17% 14.08% 8.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.42% 25.38% 17.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 87 47
Median daily rate £375 £363 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +14.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £294 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £475 £389
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £34.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
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
404 390 383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 49.51% 55.48% 49.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 306 248
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £455 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £27.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% +35.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 -24 29 £369 -1.66% 19
West Wales -19 2 £344 +29.71% 8
North Wales - 2 £348 - 1
C#
UK

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 54 (66.67%) .NET
2 40 (49.38%) JavaScript
3 33 (40.74%) ASP.NET
4 30 (37.04%) SQL
5 29 (35.80%) Visual Studio
6 27 (33.33%) Windows
6 27 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 26 (32.10%) MVC
7 26 (32.10%) HTML
8 25 (30.86%) SQL Server
9 23 (28.40%) OO
9 23 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (27.16%) CSS
11 21 (25.93%) SC Cleared
11 21 (25.93%) Security Cleared
12 19 (23.46%) UML
12 19 (23.46%) OOA/OOD
12 19 (23.46%) C++
13 18 (22.22%) C
13 18 (22.22%) WCF
13 18 (22.22%) jQuery
14 17 (20.99%) ASP.NET Web API
14 17 (20.99%) TDD
15 16 (19.75%) VoIP
15 16 (19.75%) Unit Testing
15 16 (19.75%) HTML5
15 16 (19.75%) Rational DOORS
16 15 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (18.52%) SNMP
16 15 (18.52%) TCP/IP

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 15 (18.52%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.41%) Skype for Business
3 4 (4.94%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.47%) CMS
5 2 (2.47%) GeoServer
5 2 (2.47%) IIS
5 2 (2.47%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (7.41%) Office 365
3 5 (6.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.75%) VoIP
2 15 (18.52%) SNMP
2 15 (18.52%) TCP/IP
3 6 (7.41%) Skype
4 3 (3.70%) LDAP
5 1 (1.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (30.86%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.58%) Couchbase
2 11 (13.58%) MongoDB
2 11 (13.58%) NoSQL
2 11 (13.58%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (13.58%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.70%) GIS
5 2 (2.47%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 29 (35.80%) Visual Studio
2 16 (19.75%) Rational DOORS
3 13 (16.05%) Eclipse
3 13 (16.05%) StarTeam
4 10 (12.35%) NUnit
5 8 (9.88%) Git (software)
5 8 (9.88%) Mercurial
6 7 (8.64%) Selenium
7 6 (7.41%) Jenkins
7 6 (7.41%) MbUnit
7 6 (7.41%) MSTest
7 6 (7.41%) SpecFlow
7 6 (7.41%) TeamCity
8 4 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.47%) Grunt
9 2 (2.47%) gulp
10 1 (1.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (1.23%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (3.70%) Advertising
2 2 (2.47%) Military
2 2 (2.47%) Publishing
3 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.23%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 52 (64.20%) Developer
2 31 (38.27%) .NET Developer
3 22 (27.16%) Software Engineer
4 12 (14.81%) C# Developer
4 12 (14.81%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (9.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 8 (9.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (7.41%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
6 6 (7.41%) Sitecore Developer
6 6 (7.41%) Software Developer
7 4 (4.94%) C++ Developer
7 4 (4.94%) Embedded Engineer
7 4 (4.94%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 4 (4.94%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (4.94%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.70%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (3.70%) C/C++ Developer
8 3 (3.70%) C/C++ Software Developer
8 3 (3.70%) C++/C# Developer
8 3 (3.70%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (66.67%) .NET
2 33 (40.74%) ASP.NET
3 26 (32.10%) HTML
4 22 (27.16%) CSS
5 18 (22.22%) jQuery
5 18 (22.22%) WCF
6 17 (20.99%) ASP.NET Web API
7 16 (19.75%) HTML5
8 13 (16.05%) AngularJS
8 13 (16.05%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (13.58%) CSS3
9 11 (13.58%) KnockoutJS
9 11 (13.58%) Web Services
9 11 (13.58%) XML
10 6 (7.41%) .NET Framework
10 6 (7.41%) Gherkin
10 6 (7.41%) REST
11 4 (4.94%) Ajax
11 4 (4.94%) NHibernate
11 4 (4.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.47%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.47%) User Experience
3 2 (2.47%) W3C
4 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.23%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 27 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (6.17%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.70%) Android
3 3 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 26 (32.10%) MVC
3 23 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (28.40%) OO
4 19 (23.46%) OOA/OOD
4 19 (23.46%) UML
5 17 (20.99%) TDD
6 16 (19.75%) Unit Testing
7 15 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (18.52%) Requirements Management
8 14 (17.28%) Web Development
9 11 (13.58%) Test Automation
10 7 (8.64%) Scrum
11 6 (7.41%) ATDD
11 6 (7.41%) BDD
11 6 (7.41%) DevOps
11 6 (7.41%) Test-First Development
11 6 (7.41%) Web Application Development
12 5 (6.17%) Software Testing
13 4 (4.94%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 40 (49.38%) JavaScript
2 30 (37.04%) SQL
3 19 (23.46%) C++
4 18 (22.22%) C
5 13 (16.05%) TypeScript
6 6 (7.41%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.94%) PHP
7 4 (4.94%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.70%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.47%) Embedded C
9 2 (2.47%) Embedded C++
9 2 (2.47%) Python
9 2 (2.47%) VB
9 2 (2.47%) VBA
10 1 (1.23%) Java
10 1 (1.23%) VBScript
10 1 (1.23%) XAML
Qualifications
1 21 (25.93%) SC Cleared
1 21 (25.93%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.70%) Degree
3 2 (2.47%) MCSD
3 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.23%) MCAD
4 1 (1.23%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.94%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (16.05%) Coverity
2 12 (14.81%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.64%) Sitecore
4 3 (3.70%) Xamarin
5 2 (2.47%) OpenText
5 2 (2.47%) Oracle
6 1 (1.23%) SAP
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