The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C# Developer
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank - 46 32
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 0 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff - 3.55% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category - 3.60% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 3
Median daily rate - £410 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +49.09%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +4.47% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.13 £35.00
% change year-on-year -1.48% +20.35%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Cardiff
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 324 417 260
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 95.58% 98.58% 98.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 295 200
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 12
Median hourly rate £13.70 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.38% -7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £20.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff that featured C# Developer in the job title.

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# Developer in Cardiff

C# Developer Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Domain-Driven Design
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) API Design
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) NUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) NHibernate
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Sitecore
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) CMS

C# Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) NUnit
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) NHibernate
2 2 (66.67%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) API Design
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Domain-Driven Design
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore