Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

C# Developer
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 54 72
Rank change year-on-year 0 +18 -6
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 5 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.81% 0.36% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.37% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 8
Cardiff median daily rate £350 £388 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.68% -4.62% +33.20%
10th Percentile £240 £369 £269
90th Percentile £380 £406 £476
South Wales median daily rate £350 £313 £420
% change year-on-year +12.00% -25.60% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Cardiff
Contract vacancies in Cardiff with a recognized job title 591 543 842
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.10% 98.37% 97.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 406 690
Cardiff median daily rate £363 £375 £342
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +9.65% -2.29%
10th Percentile £163 £173 £207
90th Percentile £500 £525 £463
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 27 21
Cardiff median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -3.85% +1.96%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.65 £9.75
90th Percentile £32.88 £36.55 £20.00
South Wales median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +12.90% +10.71% +3.70%

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings that featured C# Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for C# Developer in Cardiff

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing C# Developer in Cardiff.

Contractor daily rate trend for C# Developer in Cardiff

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# Developer in Cardiff over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# Developer in Cardiff

C# Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# Developer in Cardiff

C# Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, C# Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region featuring C# Developer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) OOP
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) NHibernate
4 2 (40.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) NUnit
4 2 (40.00%) API Design
4 2 (40.00%) REST
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (20.00%) SDLC
5 1 (20.00%) MSBuild
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (20.00%) Code First Entity Framework
5 1 (20.00%) Wireframes
5 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (20.00%) TOGAF

C# Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) NUnit
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (40.00%) NHibernate
2 2 (40.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Code First Entity Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (20.00%) LINQ
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) WinForms
3 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
1 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) API Design
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Data Security
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Informatics
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) MVVM
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) UML
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (20.00%) HL7
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) RedGate